Erdogan Killed Two Iraqi Officers and a Soldier in a Drone Bombing – Syria News

Turkish madman Erdogan killed three members of the Iraqi border control forces, two of them are officers in a targeted drone bombing of their vehicle on Iraqi territories. Iraqi security source stated that a Turkish drone bombed an Iraqi border control vehicle in the Bradost region, northeast of Erbil in the north of Iraq nearContinue reading “Erdogan Killed Two Iraqi Officers and a Soldier in a Drone Bombing – Syria News”

US occupation forces bring in truck, tanks and hummer cars from Iraq to Syria – The Syria Times

The sources said that a convoy composed of a truck and several tanks and hummer cars carrying logistic material for the US occupation force entered last night from the illegitimate al-Walid crossing point and moved towards Tal Hamis area in Qameshli countryside in order to head to the illegitimate US bases in Tal Baidar areaContinue reading “US occupation forces bring in truck, tanks and hummer cars from Iraq to Syria – The Syria Times”

John Shuck Interviews Reverend Ashdown and Mark Taliano – Mark Taliano

“Mark Taliano [00:37:53] We are definitely the terrorists. OK? The global war on terror is a fraud. It’s a total fraud. It’s a program to create Islamophobia and to go after terrorists that we create and support. The terrorists, they are proxies on the ground in Syria. And our governments despite the words that comeContinue reading “John Shuck Interviews Reverend Ashdown and Mark Taliano – Mark Taliano”

US Envoy for Iran Brian Hook Steps Down, Replaced by Elliott Abrams – 21st Century Wire

What new plans does Washington have for Iran? This week, one of President Trump’s longest serving foreign officers, Brian Hook, announced his departure from the State Department position as special envoy for Iran. This move is not particularly encouraging for Iran, considering that his replacement will be rabid neoconservative relic and Iran hard-liner from the BushContinue reading “US Envoy for Iran Brian Hook Steps Down, Replaced by Elliott Abrams – 21st Century Wire”

Who Profits from the Beirut Blast? – American Herald Tribune

The narrative that the Beirut explosion was an exclusive consequence of negligence and corruption by the current Lebanese government is now set in stone, at least in the Atlanticist sphere. And yet, digging deeper, we find that negligence and corruption may have been fully exploited, via sabotage, to engineer it. Lebanon is prime John LeContinue reading “Who Profits from the Beirut Blast? – American Herald Tribune”

ROCKETS POUNDED U.S. BASES IN IRAQ FOLLOWING HEZBOLLAH-ISRAELI ESCALATION ON LEBANESE BORDER – South Front

A few hours after the incident on the Lebanese-Israeli contact line, rockets struck US-operated military bases in Iraq. The strike on Camp Speicher, located near Tikrit, caused a large explosion on the site. At the same time, at least three rockets targeted another US-operated military base – Camp Taji, located near Baghdad. According to localContinue reading “ROCKETS POUNDED U.S. BASES IN IRAQ FOLLOWING HEZBOLLAH-ISRAELI ESCALATION ON LEBANESE BORDER – South Front”

ISRAEL REINFORCES TROOPS NEAR GOLAN HEIGHTS FEARING HEZBOLLAH RETALIATION TO STRIKES ON SYRIA – South Front

The Middle East is rapidly moving towards a new round of confrontation between the US-Israeli bloc and Iranian-led Shiite forces. On July 26, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) deployed M109 Doher howitzers near the separation line with Lebanon. The deployment of howitzers became the latest in a series of broad measures employed by the IDFContinue reading “ISRAEL REINFORCES TROOPS NEAR GOLAN HEIGHTS FEARING HEZBOLLAH RETALIATION TO STRIKES ON SYRIA – South Front”

Hezbollah, The Source of All Troubles in Lebanon and the Middle East – American Herald Tribune

Hezbollah is the source of all troubles currently besetting the US Empire in the region; it is spoiling most of Washington and Tel Aviv’s strategies and plans for Lebanon and the Middle East. Even amid the harshest economic crisis hitting Lebanon, Hezbollah is still opposing US efforts to bring Lebanon to its knees and subject the countryContinue reading “Hezbollah, The Source of All Troubles in Lebanon and the Middle East – American Herald Tribune”

MEK Favorites Speak at Virtual ‘Free Iran’ Regime Change Conference – 21st Century Wire

An exiled Iranian opposition group held its annual Free Iran conference online on Friday that featured speeches from an array of former US politicians and military officials. The conference was held by the National Council of Resistance of Iran, a coalition led by the People’s Mujahedin of Iran, or MEK (Mujahedin-e Khalq), a controversial group widely consideredContinue reading “MEK Favorites Speak at Virtual ‘Free Iran’ Regime Change Conference – 21st Century Wire”

The Syrian-Iranian Agreement, a Message Or a Confrontation Decision? – Syria News

It is very obvious to any sane person that everything that happened and is happening in the region through the past decades, especially during the last ten years, was aimed at striking and dismantling the Axis of Resistance, because it is the only factor that poses a threat to the Zionist entity, whether this dangerContinue reading “The Syrian-Iranian Agreement, a Message Or a Confrontation Decision? – Syria News”

TCTT – Issue 47

The Critical Thinking Times Real News, Information & Analysis in a Newspaper Format. Click picture to view issue. PDF Links: WordPress Mega Dropbox

As Syria Struggles Under COVID-19 Lockdown, America’s Scorched Earth Policy Ensures Food Insecurity – Mint Press News

The U.S. Coalition’s hybrid war strategy on Syria under the cover of COVID-19 is so vast and interconnected that a single article could never give it the breadth it deserves. In this article, I will demonstrate that the U.S. and its allies are deliberately seeking to plunge Syria into a state of blockade, food insecurity, andContinue reading “As Syria Struggles Under COVID-19 Lockdown, America’s Scorched Earth Policy Ensures Food Insecurity – Mint Press News”

US Murder of General Soleimani Is a War Crime, UN Special Rapporteur – Syria News

Mrs. Agnes Callamard the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Extrajudicial Killing and Arbitrary Execution speaks about her report on the United States murder of the Iranian top official General Qasim Soleimani in Iraq on the night of the 3rd of January this year. The UN Special Rapporteur also speaks about the Iranian retaliation to the murderContinue reading “US Murder of General Soleimani Is a War Crime, UN Special Rapporteur – Syria News”

Palestinians Will Not Live in Peace until the Wahhabi Royal Family Is Gone – American Herald Tribune

5 million Palestinians live under brutal ‘Israeli’ military occupation, without any human or civil rights. The call to “Free Palestine” is now over 70 years old, and the world and its leaders sit idly by without action.  Palestine is the only country on earth occupied by a foreign government.  The obstacle to a peaceful solution for bothContinue reading “Palestinians Will Not Live in Peace until the Wahhabi Royal Family Is Gone – American Herald Tribune”

What’s Missing from SC Debate Over Aid to Syrian Civilians – Stephen Lendman

For days, Security Council members have been debating how humanitarian aid should be delivered to civilians in the country’s northwest where it’s most needed. There’d be no need for aid, and thus no SC debate, if the US hadn’t preemptively attacked nonbelligerent Syria threatening no one in March 2011. Syria is Obama/Biden’s war, now Trump/Pence’sContinue reading “What’s Missing from SC Debate Over Aid to Syrian Civilians – Stephen Lendman”

The UN Has Found that the US Killing of Qassem Soleimani Broke International Law. It’s Right, but Nothing Will Happen as a Result – Global Research

Callamard says that the US, in justifying the assassination of Qassem Soleimani, cites the self-defense clause of Article 51 of the UN Charter. But, as she points out, “even the legality of a strike under Art. 51 of the UN Charter does not preclude its wrongfulness under humanitarian or human rights law.” International jurisprudence, as Callamard observes,Continue reading “The UN Has Found that the US Killing of Qassem Soleimani Broke International Law. It’s Right, but Nothing Will Happen as a Result – Global Research”

As Long As Mass Media Propaganda Exists, Democracy Is A Sham – Ron Paul Institute

This latest poll is a perfect example of how the plutocrat-owned media manipulate public opinion in the interest of establishment agendas with brazen propaganda campaigns, but it is just the most recent example. Over and over and over again we see public perception of what’s going on distorted by lies inserted into their minds by the corporateContinue reading “As Long As Mass Media Propaganda Exists, Democracy Is A Sham – Ron Paul Institute”

US occupation smuggles 30 tanker loaded with stolen oil from Syrian fields towards Iraq – SANA

The sources told SANA reporter that a convoy of 30 tanker belonging to the US occupation, accompanied by military Hammer vehicles, left the Syrian territories towards Iraq through the illegal Semalka crossing in Al-Malikiyah city in the northeast of Hasaka. They indicated that the tanks and carriers are loaded with fuel looted by the USContinue reading “US occupation smuggles 30 tanker loaded with stolen oil from Syrian fields towards Iraq – SANA”

Kosovo Indictment Proves Bill Clinton’s Serbian War Atrocities – Global Research

President Bill Clinton’s favorite freedom fighter just got indicted for mass murder, torture, kidnapping, and other crimes against humanity. In 1999, the Clinton administration launched a 78-day bombing campaign that killed up to 1500 civilians in Serbia and Kosovo in what the American media proudly portrayed as a crusade against ethnic bias. That war, likeContinue reading “Kosovo Indictment Proves Bill Clinton’s Serbian War Atrocities – Global Research”

New York Times takes anti-Russian hysteria to new level with report on Russian ‘bounty’ for US troops in Afghanistan – Ron Paul Institute

The New York Times published an article claiming that Russia was paying out monetary bounties to the Taliban to kill US troops in Afghanistan. There’s just one problem — none of what they reported was true. … For its part, the Russian government has vociferously denied the allegations, noting that the report “clearly demonstrates low intellectual abilitiesContinue reading “New York Times takes anti-Russian hysteria to new level with report on Russian ‘bounty’ for US troops in Afghanistan – Ron Paul Institute”

Iran to sue Trump for General Soleimani assassination – The Syria Times

Tehran Prosecutor Ali Qasi Mehr said Iran through Interpol has ordered arresting 36 US political and military officials, including President Donald Trump, who were involved in the assassination of Lieutenant General Qasem Soleimani. Referring to the measures taken with regard to pursuing General Soleimani’s case, Qasi Mehr said 36 people consisting of American political andContinue reading “Iran to sue Trump for General Soleimani assassination – The Syria Times”

Why U.S. Wars in the Middle East Are Far from Over – 21st Century Wire

Despite what appears to be a terminal decline of US influence over the Middle East, Washington has no intentions of gracefully abandoning its aspirations of regional hegemony. Air strikes carried out against Syria by Washington’s Israeli proxies, a mysterious explosion near Tehran, and the current Iraqi Prime Minister’s decision to round up leaders of Iranian-backedContinue reading “Why U.S. Wars in the Middle East Are Far from Over – 21st Century Wire”

IRAQI SECURITY FORCES RAID KATA’IB HEZBOLLAH HEADQUARTERS, IN ATTEMPT TO PLEASE U.S. – South Front

The raid was the first sign that the government of Iraq’s new prime minister, Mustafa al-Kadhimi, plans to, at least formally, act as if he’s targeting groups that have openly expressed their hostility towards the US. Both Tehran and Washington supported Kadhimi in becoming prime minister in May. It should be reminded that entirely differentContinue reading “IRAQI SECURITY FORCES RAID KATA’IB HEZBOLLAH HEADQUARTERS, IN ATTEMPT TO PLEASE U.S. – South Front”

Israel Avenges Yemeni Attack on Saudi by Bombing Multiple Targets in Syria – Syria News

Israel committed simultaneous war crimes against Syria, shortly after 9 p.m. Damascene time, when it bombed military posts in western Deir Ezzor and Al Sweida. Two soldiers on the front lines defending their country against terrorists supported by NATO allies were martyred and four others were injured. The Israeli bombing was resumed later after midnight at 00:45Continue reading “Israel Avenges Yemeni Attack on Saudi by Bombing Multiple Targets in Syria – Syria News”

Al-Moallem: The real goal behind the so-celled Caesar Act is to open the door for the return of terrorism – SANA

Deputy prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Walid Al-Moallem said that the real goal behind the so-called “Caesar Act” is to open the door for terrorism to return to Syria as in 2011 and to force Syria to give up its alliance with the resistance. In a press conference on Tuesday, al-Moallem said that theContinue reading “Al-Moallem: The real goal behind the so-celled Caesar Act is to open the door for the return of terrorism – SANA”