The Caesar Act: The Latest Western Attack on Syria Didn’t Drop From a Plane – Eva Bartlett

As a consequence of the war on Syria, there has been immeasurable loss: the destruction of historic places like Palmyra, Maaloula (the  ancient Aramaic village northeast of Damascus), Aleppo’s souqs; and the  destruction of city districts in the fight against terrorism. Aleppo’s  souqs were being carefully restored when  I traveled to Syria in March. Yet, there isContinue reading “The Caesar Act: The Latest Western Attack on Syria Didn’t Drop From a Plane – Eva Bartlett”

Why is the US Still Sanctioning Syria? – New Eastern Outlook

China’s attempts to aid Syria economically and challenge American sanctions aimed at Damascus follows Russia’s open opposition to the US-led proxy war against the Syrian government which included Moscow’s direct military involvement in the conflict and Russia’s leading role in liquidating US-armed militant groups across the country.US sanctions against Syria have long since outlived theContinue reading “Why is the US Still Sanctioning Syria? – New Eastern Outlook”

Mass rally in Homs rejecting and condemning the US sanctions and coercive measures imposed on Syria – The Syria Times

People in the Syrian city of Homs on Thursday organized a mass rally in rejection and condemnation of the American sanctions and coercive measures imposed on Syria. Participants in the rally condemned the so-called “Caesar Act” and affirmed their adherence to national principles and their steadfastness in the face of the economic war and unjustContinue reading “Mass rally in Homs rejecting and condemning the US sanctions and coercive measures imposed on Syria – The Syria Times”

Caesar Law, media misrepresented protests, Syrian resistance – Vanessa Beeley with Sweida citizen – Vanessa Beeley

Yesterday, I travelled to Sweida, to the eastern countryside of Sweida City.   It is almost two years since the harrowing events of the 25th July 2018 when ISIS attacked Sweida and the villages of Shrehi and Shbeki, massacring women and children as they lay sleeping, in their homes at 4am.   My article forContinue reading “Caesar Law, media misrepresented protests, Syrian resistance – Vanessa Beeley with Sweida citizen – Vanessa Beeley”

Lovely Syria, But Then…More Deadly Western Sanctions – Eva Bartlett

Footage from June, Damascus. Mostly lovely.  Yet, yesterday the unbearable,  cruel, criminal latest round of US sanctions against the people of Syria  took place.  This is crushing the people.  Prices have skyrocketed. The Syrian pound has  gone nuts, 6 times its value of some months ago.  People can’t afford  basic goods.   And as aContinue reading “Lovely Syria, But Then…More Deadly Western Sanctions – Eva Bartlett”

The US’ Planned Imposition of Draconian “Secondary Sanctions” on Syria. Targets Any Entity Doing Business with Syria – Global Research

it’s clear that the intention is purely political, as noted when the outlet predicted that “As economic conditions worsen further, there is also the possibility of a new wave of unrest”. In other words, the US hopes that making Syrians even more desperate than they already are could catalyze another Color Revolution at one of the country’sContinue reading “The US’ Planned Imposition of Draconian “Secondary Sanctions” on Syria. Targets Any Entity Doing Business with Syria – Global Research”

The Civil campaign to support Palestine: “Caesar Act” comes within the framework of colonial plans – The Syria Times

The statement warned against a plot that aims to tighten the grip on the Lebanese people in order to force them to succumb to the US-Zionist dictates . It called on the Lebanese government to find out all available solution to break the “US Monopoly” for the economic solution in Lebanon and to be openContinue reading “The Civil campaign to support Palestine: “Caesar Act” comes within the framework of colonial plans – The Syria Times”

Foreign Ministry: American measures against Syria violate international laws and norms – The Syria Times

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates affirmed that the first package of American measures against Syria in implementation of the so-called “Caesar Act” reveals the American administration’s transgression of all international laws and norms. An official source in the Ministry said in a statement to SANA that the first package of the American measures against Syria inContinue reading “Foreign Ministry: American measures against Syria violate international laws and norms – The Syria Times”

Jabbarov: Russia will continue to support Syria in humanitarian aspects and militarily … the US sanctions are useless – The Syria Times

Vladimir Jabarov, First Deputy Chairman of the Committee on International Relations of the Council of the Russian Federation, confirmed that Russia will continue to support Syria despite the so-called American Caesar Act, expressing his conviction that the US sanctions are “futile and useless” and will achieve nothing. Jabbarov: Russia will continue to support Syria inContinue reading “Jabbarov: Russia will continue to support Syria in humanitarian aspects and militarily … the US sanctions are useless – The Syria Times”

Nasrallah: Resorting to “Caesar Act” is an evidence of Syria’s victory in the military war against terrorism – The Syria Times

Secretary General of Hezbollah Party Sayyed Hasan Nasrallah affirmed that America’s resort, to the “Caesar Act”, which is its last weapon is evidence of Syria’s victory in the military war against terrorism that it has  faced for about ten years, pointing out that the target of this law is the Syrian people. Nasrallah said inContinue reading “Nasrallah: Resorting to “Caesar Act” is an evidence of Syria’s victory in the military war against terrorism – The Syria Times”

US Wants 17 Million Syrians Starved Into Submission – Stephen Lendman

Implementation of the so-called Caesar Syria Civilian Protection legislation (Caesar Act) is the latest shoe to drop in Washington’s long war of aggression on the country, its legitimate leadership, and 17 million people. Signed into law by Trump last December, the draconian measure that breaches international law became effective on June 17. It has nothingContinue reading “US Wants 17 Million Syrians Starved Into Submission – Stephen Lendman”

Al-Jaafari: U.S. acts against Syria are symptoms of political schizophrenia – The Syria Times

Syria’s permanent representative to the UN, Dr. Bashar al-Jaafari, has underscored that the policies of blockade and imposing unilateral and coercive economic measures were and still are part of the western blind traditional polices and the other face of terrorism that shed the blood of the people of Syria. … He pointed out to theContinue reading “Al-Jaafari: U.S. acts against Syria are symptoms of political schizophrenia – The Syria Times”

Palestinian politicians: The Syrians will triumph over sanctions as they did in their war on terrorist organizations – The Syria Times

Palestinian politicians have described the unilateral coercive economic measures imposed by the United States on Syria under the so-called “Caesar Act” as economic terrorism, stressing that the steadfast Syrian people will triumph over these sanctions as they did in their war on terrorist organizations backed by Washington and its agents in the region. Wasel AbuContinue reading “Palestinian politicians: The Syrians will triumph over sanctions as they did in their war on terrorist organizations – The Syria Times”

President of Canadian Peace Congress labels U.S. recent sanctions on Syria as “grotesque and inexcusable” – Mark Taliano

In an interview with Syria Times e-newspaper, Figueroa said that the elusive peace will only be genuinely secured when all countries respect the full equality, independence and sovereignty of states, and end military and economic aggression and other forms of interference into the internal affairs of other countries. “We demand that the U.S. immediately rescind theContinue reading “President of Canadian Peace Congress labels U.S. recent sanctions on Syria as “grotesque and inexcusable” – Mark Taliano”

Illegal US Sanctions War on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline – Stephen Lendman

Washington’s agenda is all about advancing its imperium politically, economically, financially, militarily,  and through trade — seeking an advantage over all other nations, including allies. What’s gone on throughout the post-WW II period is a conspiracy against peace, the rule of law, governance the way it should be, and respect for the sovereign rights of allContinue reading “Illegal US Sanctions War on Russia’s Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline – Stephen Lendman”

America’s Supernational Sovereignty – Global Research

One of the most disturbing aspects of American foreign policy since 9/11 has been the assumption that decisions made by the United States are binding on the rest of the world, best exemplified by President George W. Bush’s warning that “there was a new sheriff in town.” Apart from time of war, no other nationContinue reading “America’s Supernational Sovereignty – Global Research”

“Why no Scream for Syria?” / Commentary by Vanessa Beeley – Mark Taliano

Where are the global protests about the American coalition proxy torching of crops in #Syria? Mass murder, economic siege, displacement, starvation not worthy of riots? Oh, I forgot, the media didn’t amplify these US state sanctioned crimes against humanity, so … “Why no Scream for Syria?” / Commentary by Vanessa Beeley

Hearing is Not Like Seeing: NATO’s Terrorists Burning Syrian Wheat Crops – The Syria Times

Truly, hearing is not like seeing, any person with the least sense of humanity, especially citizens of all NATO member countries as these crimes are committed in their names with their tax money making them accomplices in the crimes, should be appalled of these scenes and should condemn these war crimes and call for the culpritsContinue reading “Hearing is Not Like Seeing: NATO’s Terrorists Burning Syrian Wheat Crops – The Syria Times”

The US admits they are to blame for the Syrian hunger/ By Steven Sahiounie – Mark Taliano

US sanctions have exemptions for ‘humanitarian aid’, which include food, supplies, and bank transfers for humanitarian purposes.  However, those exemptions are in theory only and have never been applied, as the paperwork and time to secure a waiver from the US government makes the exemption useless.   The Trump administration, US Congress, and many Syrian-American groups have praised theContinue reading “The US admits they are to blame for the Syrian hunger/ By Steven Sahiounie – Mark Taliano”

The West’s Criminal Embargo Against Syria Collectively Punishes Syrians as it Helps the Terrorists/ Commentary by Tom Duggan – Mark Taliano

Too many fat business men trying to manipulate the market ,as always in a country at war there is always war profiteering by certain people. President Bashar Al Assad is doing his best in trying to help and to stop the economic terrorism that has been forced on his people by the USA and theContinue reading “The West’s Criminal Embargo Against Syria Collectively Punishes Syrians as it Helps the Terrorists/ Commentary by Tom Duggan – Mark Taliano”

The West’s Criminal Economic Embargo Against Syria Impacts Humans As Well As Animals/ Commentary and photos by Tom Duggan – Mark Taliano

Due to sanctions people are abandoning the family pets . … People can’t feed themselves or families so they are getting rid of extra mouths The West’s Criminal Economic Embargo Against Syria Impacts Humans As Well As Animals/ Commentary and photos by Tom Duggan

Iran calls on the world to ignore the US embargo imposed on it – The Syria Times

Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Economic Diplomacy Gholam-Reza Ansari said that the Americans deprived Iran of its resources and threatened other countries not to cooperate with it. Ansari stressed that the Americans’ allegations about their willingness to help Iran and to  send them doctors are nothing but ways of cheating public opinion. http://syriatimes.sy/index.php/news/regional/47554-iran-calls-on-the-world-to-ignore-the-us-embargo-imposed-on-it