Friday, 19 January , 2018

Assad

Moscow on Erdogan’s comment about Assad

Foreign Ministry spokeswoman comments on Erdogan’s remarks about Assad December 28, 2017 The Turkish president earlier called Syria’s President Bashar Assad a "terrorist" MOSCOW, December 28. /TASS/....

Clean Break II: Iran Hawks Decide to Burn It All Down

by Derek Davison and Jim Lobe The 20th century was rife with partitions, many of them involving European powers carving up colonial possessions in Africa...

Does the United States Have a Future?

By Gilbert Doctorow Editor’s note: Gilbert Doctorow is a historian, political analyst and expert in Russian affairs going back to 1965. A graduate of Harvard...

Syrie-Genève : retour à la case départ, par Richard Labévière

Pause jusqu’à mardi dans la Cité de Calvin pour la suite des négociations entre l’opposition et le gouvernement syriens. Mais la délégation officielle laisse...

Learning to Love McCarthyism

Special Report: Many American liberals who once denounced McCarthyism as evil are now learning to love the ugly tactic when it can be used...

Travelling and Threatening!

Tillerson Says Assad Family’s Reign ‘Is Coming to an End’ in Syria By GARDINER HARRIS OCT. 26, 2017 GENEVA — Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson said...

US Now Admits Syrian “Rebels” Have Used Chemical Weapons

  by Tyler Durden Oct 22, 2017 From the first moment chemical weapons were used on the Syrian battlefield, the American public was led to believe that...

Putin Is Filling the Middle East Power Vacuum

By Henry Meyer and Donna Abu-Nasr 3/10/2017 The Israelis and Turks, the Egyptians and Jordanians -- they’re all beating a path to the Kremlin in the...

If Washington Wants Syria’s Oil, It’s Going to Have to Fight...

US-backed SDF is trying to seize vital resources that are crucial to the Syria’s survival By Mike Whitney  For more than six years, Syrians have made...

Nightmare No1: Αmerica vs. Russia in Syria

Uncle Sam vs. Russia in Eastern Syria: the Nightmare Scenario By Mike Whitney September 22, 2017 The impending collapse of ISIS has touched off a race...