Category: ISIS/ISIL/DAESH

ISIS

The Massacre of Mosul: More Than 40,000 Civilians Feared DeadAs

Mr Zebari accuses the government in Baghdad, of which he was until recently a member, of not doing enough to relieve the suffering. “Sometimes you might think the government is indifferent to what has happened,” he said. He doubts ifREAD ON

Hezbollah Helped Save Syria From Complete Destruction — And We Should All Be Thankful

So naturally, those who defended Syria from the real terrorists are now being vilified. Despite its critical role in helping to save Syria from destruction, Hezbollah has kept a relatively low profile. Contrast their efforts to the US-led coalition bragging about bombing emptyREAD ON

Israel’s Fire Support For Its Al-Qaeda Mercenaries Started Three Years Ago

On 23 June [2014], Israel targeted nine Syrian army positions with tank fire and air strikes after mortar fire from the Syrian side the previous day killed an Israeli civilian. Israel’s assessment is that most of these incidents are dueREAD ON

Resist This: the United States is at War With Syria

Americans, and certainly self-identified “progressives,” have to be crystal clear about this: American armed forces have no right to be in Syria, have no right to restrict the Syrian government from using any of its airspace, or to prevent itREAD ON

The Putin Interviews—Oliver Stone’s Greatest Contribution (Videos)

In four hours extracted from encounters spanning two years (2015—2017), Putin emerges as an articulate, intelligent, eloquent and highly knowledgeable person. Informal and unassuming to a fault, he mixes freely with people, plays hockey, practices judo, does his morning exercisesREAD ON

Global Detention

The destruction of Libya included massive bombing of civilian areas and an estimated death toll (including a high percentage of children) in the tens of thousands. Obama ordered troops to South Sudan, the Congo, and the Central African Republic…a de-factoREAD ON

The crisis in Qatar: yet another clumsy attempt by the Three Rogue States to weaken Iran (UPDATED)

APPENDIX 1—Noteworthy WHY Saudi Arabia Is Our Friend And Iran Is Our Enemy (explained by Jimmy Dore) Observe closely the convolutions by a White House press hack as he tries to explain the indefensible, the abject, corrupt (and criminal) USREAD ON

Democracy comes to Mosul, in the form of torture and white phosphorus

The “brutal” Russians created humanitarian corridors around Aleppo.  They also negotiated a withdrawal of Daesh forces (with the help of Turkey).  And, as soon as the Daesh crazies left, the poured immense amounts of aid, food, meds, etc. along withREAD ON