Syria

Fighting the ‘Army of Conquest’

The situation in Syria is deteriorating rapidly, following the campaign by Saudi Arabia and Turkey to send thousands of fighters into the North West back in March. Recently Iran’s Ayatollah Khamenei has recognised this action as a specific act of…

Synergising conflicts – the connection between Syria and Ukraine explored

In the introduction we talked of the ‘Russian connection’ between the Ukraine conflict and the Syrian one, and aimed to explore this later. But today an ‘authoritative source’ has put the two conflicts into sharp focus as intimately associated through…

Ratting on Obama – Hersh’s second volley

When Seymour Hersh asked the question that no-one else seemed to think necessary – ‘Whose Sarin’ was it that killed people in a Damascus suburb last August? – he didn’t, or couldn’t provide a definitive answer.   Even though his elimination…

War Apologists Force Syria’s Best Hope of Reconciliation Out of Anti-War Conference

JONATHAN COOK’S EXCELLENT ARTICLE UNCOVERS COMPLETELY HOW A GROUP OF PRO-WESTERN INTERVENTIONISTS SUCCESSFULLY PRESSURED CAREER-MINDED ‘LEFTISTS’ LEADING TO MOTHER AGNES MARIAM –  A KEY PEACEMAKER AND RECONCILER IN WAR AFFLICTED SYRIA – TO PULL OUT OF STOP THE WAR COALITION’S…

The real story of Moadamiya

And how the ‘release’ of over 5000 women and children was negotiated and secured by a team led by Mother Agnes Mariam.  While Western media have been talking of the siege of Moadamiya – of a siege imposed on suffering…

RT: “Homemade sarin was used in attack near Damascus – Lavrov”

Russia has enough evidence to assert that homemade sarin was used on August 21 in a chemical attack near Damascus, the same type but in higher concentration than in an Aleppo incident earlier this year, Russian FM Sergey Lavrov said.…

A plea for Australian neutrality on Syria

As the UN General Assembly gathers for its annual session this week, and the UN Security Council deliberates on a resolution over Syria under the chairmanship of Australia, there are worrying signs that Australian ‘guidance’ may not be impartial on…

Beyond reasonable doubt?

The basis on which prison sentences are decided has always been – in civilised countries – that of ‘guilty beyond reasonable doubt’; – where the death penalty may be involved this would surely be a minimum requirement.  So it is with…

Syrians In Ghouta Claim Saudi-Supplied Rebels Behind Chemical Attack – MINTPRESS NEWS

This very openly-referenced article – as you see in the first paragraph – offers an alternative and, to many at least, much more conceivable explanation of the events of 21 August in Ghouta. Like any article it may or may…

News Unspun – Syria: Running Blog

News Unspun are keeping an eye on media reporting of the news around the Syrian conflict and the Western escalation of plans to attack. Visit their running blog for more.

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