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Trump’s Plan to Pillage Syrian Oil, Blatant Violation of International Law

Trump’s Plan to Pillage Syrian Oil, Blatant Violation of International Law

By Sarah Abed Exactly two weeks after announcing a thousand US troops would be withdrawn from northeastern Syria with a portion
Trump slides an American foot in the door in Syria

Trump slides an American foot in the door in Syria

Steven Sahiounie, political commentator In a shocking reversal in Syria, President Trump has ordered the US military to occupy the
Fake Narratives as Cover for High Crimes. The Al Baghdadi ISIS-Daesh “Fairytale”

Fake Narratives as Cover for High Crimes. The Al Baghdadi ISIS-Daesh “Fairytale”

By Mark Taliano Western stories about Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi are meant to confuse, to distract, and to strengthen fake narratives. First, the
Lebanese PM Hariri Announces Resignation Amid Protests in Beirut

Lebanese PM Hariri Announces Resignation Amid Protests in Beirut

Lebanon has been witnessing mass protests since 17 October, following the government’s announcement of a tax increase on tobacco and
Caliph Closure: ‘He Died Like A Dog’

Caliph Closure: ‘He Died Like A Dog’

By Pepe Escobar He died like a dog.” President Trump could not have scripted a better one-liner as he got ready
Trump Flip-Flops on Syria Withdrawal. Again.

Trump Flip-Flops on Syria Withdrawal. Again.

By Rep. Ron Paul President Trump is reversing his foreign policy decisions so quickly these days that it almost seems like
The Collapse of the Kurdish House of Cards

The Collapse of the Kurdish House of Cards

BY JEREMY SALT Outside powers have been playing ducks and drakes with the Kurds for more than a century.  In Ottoman
Military conflict between Russia and the US looms large in Deir Ez Zor

Military conflict between Russia and the US looms large in Deir Ez Zor

Steven Sahiounie, political commentator U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper explained in a press conference Tuesday, that a new U.S. force