Tag Archives: syria

America isn’t leaving the Middle East, unfortunately – Seumas Milne – Guardian – 28 Nov.13

Remember how we got here. Three months ago, the US, Britain and France were poised to launch yet another attack on an Arab and Muslim country, this time war-wracked Syria. An unexpected, and unprecedented, vote by British MPs halted the bid … Continue reading

Posted in Empire, Ideaology, Iran, Middle East, Syria | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Obscuring the Details: A Panoramic Look at America’s Case Against Syria

The US federal government and the various agencies, media organizations, individuals, foreign governments, non-governmental organizations, lobbies, forces, and other entities that are tied to it have done everything in their power to obscure the details involving the chemical attacks that … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracy, Empire, Ideaology, Syria, Zionism | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Did the White House Help Plan the Syrian Chemical Attack?

There is a growing volume of new evidence from numerous sources in the Middle East — mostly affiliated with the Syrian opposition and its sponsors and supporters — which makes a very strong case, based on solid circumstantial evidence, that … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracy, Syria | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Lie of “Limited” War Against Syria by SHAMUS COOKE

The rats are jumping ship. Obama’s strongest allies can’t stomach the stench of lies that are the foundation of the war effort against Syria. Even England, whose entire foreign policy is reduced to asking “how high?” when the U.S. says “jump,” … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracy, Empire, Syria | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

The Crises in Syria, Lebanon and Egypt: The Plan to ‘Divide and Conquer’ the Middle East and Why All Roads Lead to Tehran

Western media has accused the Syrian government of launching a chemical attack in an area east of Damascus that killed hundreds of civilians.  It is the same accusations they had on Saddam Hussein who allegedly ordered a chemical attack in … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracy, Egypt, Empire, Ideaology, Iran, Lebanon, Libya, Middle East, Syria | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Iran, Syria and the Balance of Power in the Middle East by PATRICK COCKBURN

Turkish artillery is firing across the border into Syria. Explosions have torn apart buildings in Aleppo, Syria’s largest city, making their floors collapse on top of each other so they look like giant concrete sandwiches. The country resembles Lebanon during … Continue reading

Posted in Iran, Middle East, Syria | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Five Reasons Not to Intervene in Syria by STEVE BREYMAN

Last Friday (9/28), neocon military historian and columnist Max Boot teamed up with one-time academic and Bush administration defense official Michael Doran to publish an op-ed in the New York Times “Five Reasons to Intervene in Syria Now.” Boot has made a … Continue reading

Posted in Middle East, Syria | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Sydney sheikh killed in Syria: reports – SMH – 21 Aug.12

A POPULAR Sydney sheikh and teacher has been killed by a rocket attack in Syria, his family in Australia has confirmed. Sheikh Mustapha Al Majzoub died on Sunday while carrying out humanitarian and charity work in conflict-torn country, the family … Continue reading

Posted in Syria | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Syria and the Invisible Hand of Foreign Intervention

The Polish Zionist ideologue Vladimir Jabotinsky, the father of Israel’s right wing, observed nearly a century ago that much of the Arab world was a fragile mosaic. A few sharp blows, he wrote, would cause it to shatter, leaving Israel the region’s dominant power. Jabotinsky may have been right.

Even if the Bashar al-Assad regime manages to hang on in Syria, that country’s economy is being wrecked, its people driven into poverty and neighbors tempted to intervene. Israel just threatened to attack Syria’s modest store of chemical weapons. Turkey is stumbling into the morass, egged on by the Saudis and Gulf Arabs. Russia’s national prestige is increasingly involved in Syria—which is as close to its borders as northern Mexico is to the United States. Iran may yet get involved. Continue reading

Posted in Syria | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Anglo-American 1957 Secret Plan to Assassinate the Syrian President. Déjà Vu? – Prof. Michel Chossudovsky

At a time when the British press was still “reporting the truth”, London’s Guardian (27 September 2003) published a detailed report of a 1957 Anglo-American assassination plot directed against the Syrian president, with a view to implementing “regime change”. The … Continue reading

Posted in Conspiracy, Middle East | Tagged , , | Leave a comment