TCTT – Issue 46

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The Syrian Army Arrests Militants Sent by US to Spy on Military Installations – American Herald Tribune

The Syrian army thwarted an infiltration attempt carried out by a group of US-backed “Maghawier Thowra/Revolutionary Commando” faction towards the Syrian state-controlled areas and aimed at spying on Syrian military installations. According to private sources, the militants tried to infiltrate on motorcycles from the “Al-Tanf” area, where the American base is stationed, towards the SyrianContinue reading “The Syrian Army Arrests Militants Sent by US to Spy on Military Installations – American Herald Tribune”

JCPOA: The Deal That Wasn’t – American Herald Tribune

July 14th, 2020, marks the fifth anniversary of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) Agreement, often referred to as the Iran Nuclear Deal (or simply the Deal) – the Deal that wasn’t. It was yet another attempt at regime change. Of all the plans to control Iran beginning from Operation Ajax to Operation JCPOAContinue reading “JCPOA: The Deal That Wasn’t – American Herald Tribune”

Security Council impotent in front of use of drones by U.S., Israel and Turkey – The Syria Times

The escalation in the use of drones in launching military aggression and practicing state terrorism by the United States, the Israeli occupation entity and the Turkish regime is the result of the Security Council silence and disability to deter these actions.  These actions threaten international peace and security and violate the UN Charter and theContinue reading “Security Council impotent in front of use of drones by U.S., Israel and Turkey – The Syria Times”

Russian DM: Terrorists prepare for provocative chemical attacks in Idleb – The Syria Times

The Russian Defense Ministry has announced that Al-Nusra Front terrorists were preparing for a farcical  chemical attack in a number of villages in Idleb countryside using explosive bottles filled with poisonous materials to lay blame on the Syrian Arab Army for such attacks. President of the Russian Coordination Center in Hmeimim Alexander Sherapetsky said thatContinue reading “Russian DM: Terrorists prepare for provocative chemical attacks in Idleb – The Syria Times”

Instigated by Washington, the UN Security Council votes against a Russian draft resolution on the delivery of humanitarian aid to Syria – The Syria Times

At the instigation of the United States, the UN Security Council voted against a Russian draft resolution on the delivery of humanitarian aid to Syria through one border crossing. “Four countries voted in favor of adopting the draft resolution, and seven countries rejected it, while the remaining four abstained from voting,” Agence France Press quotedContinue reading “Instigated by Washington, the UN Security Council votes against a Russian draft resolution on the delivery of humanitarian aid to Syria – The Syria Times”

IRAN TO HELP SYRIA WITH AIR DEFENSE TO REPEL US, ISRAELI ATTACKS – South Front

Iran will help to strengthen Syrian air defense capabilities as part of a wider military security agreement between the two countries, Chairman of the Chiefs of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces Major General Mohammad Baqeri said on July 8. The statement was made after the signing of a new military cooperation agreement in Damascus.Continue reading “IRAN TO HELP SYRIA WITH AIR DEFENSE TO REPEL US, ISRAELI ATTACKS – South Front”

U.S. expands its interference in Lebanon’s affairs after the failure of its terrorist scheme in Syria – The Syria Times

Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, the Secretary General of the Lebanese resistance movement Hezbollah, has affirmed that the US expands its interference in Lebanon’s internal affairs because of the failure of the Zionist-American scheme that has been supporting terrorism in the region, mainly in Syria. He noted that this open US meddling in the country’s affairs hasContinue reading “U.S. expands its interference in Lebanon’s affairs after the failure of its terrorist scheme in Syria – The Syria Times”

TURKISH PROXIES CREATE CHAOS IN NORTHEASTERN SYRIA – South Front

Chaos is spreading through the Turkish-occupied part of northern Syria. Late on July 7, a car bomb explosion rocked the town of Tell Abyad killing at least seven people. Pro-Turkish sources immediately accused the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) of plotting this attack. However, such claims seem quite shaky given the ongoing armed confrontations betweenContinue reading “TURKISH PROXIES CREATE CHAOS IN NORTHEASTERN SYRIA – South Front”

Syrian Lawyers: (Caesar’s Law) is an international crime and targets the Syrian people – Mark Taliano

The Syndicate of Syrian Lawyers affirmed in a statement that the so-called (Caesar’s Law) is an international crime and a clear violation of international covenants and treaties and constitutes an episode of conspiracy against Syria and the restrictions on its people, asking international and legal institutions and bodies to intervene to stop the application ofContinue reading “Syrian Lawyers: (Caesar’s Law) is an international crime and targets the Syrian people – Mark Taliano”

“Under the pretext of Fighting ISIS”/By Ibrahim Mohammad – Mark Taliano

During the last years, many reports stated that #Kurdish separatist factions in eastern Syria were trying to recruit young men who reached the age of 18, and that was under the pretext of fighting #ISIS, while the main goal was to blackmail the families of detainees in order to gain money in exchange for their release.On Monday, JuneContinue reading ““Under the pretext of Fighting ISIS”/By Ibrahim Mohammad – Mark Taliano”

UN COI Blames Syria for US-Supported High Crimes Against the State and its People – Stephen Lendman

Formed in September 2011, the so-called Committee of Inquiry on Syria (COI) is an instrument of pro-Western imperial propaganda. Its reports largely blame Syria’s Bashar al-Assad government for high crimes of war and against humanity committed by US and so-called coalition partners, as well as ISIS and other jihadists used as imperial proxies. Syria’s UNContinue reading “UN COI Blames Syria for US-Supported High Crimes Against the State and its People – Stephen Lendman”

Russia Opposes Aid Meant for Syrians That’s Diverted to US-Supported Jihadists – Stephen Lendman

On Tuesday, Russia and China vetoed an anti-Syria Security Council resolution submitted by Germany and Belgium on behalf of US/NATO/Israeli imperial interests. It relates to providing humanitarian aid to Syria through Turkey. The Trump regime and its imperial partners want aid meant for long-suffering Syrians diverted to ISIS, al-Nusra, and other jihadists they support. RussiaContinue reading “Russia Opposes Aid Meant for Syrians That’s Diverted to US-Supported Jihadists – Stephen Lendman”

Has Turkey Colonized Libya? – OffGuardian

The agreement between Turkey and Tripoli authorities stipulates that the GNA is a guarantor of Turkish interests in Libya. The real meaning behind that is that the government led by Fayez al-Sarraj officially put the Turkish interests before the national concerns of Libya. The GNA also gave Turkey official permission to establish military bases onContinue reading “Has Turkey Colonized Libya? – OffGuardian”

Revealed: Wahhabi Arabia Tripled its Theft of Yemen’s Oil amid Price War with Russia – Mint Press News

Jalal al-Salahi, a Yemeni activist known to have close ties to decision-makers in the transitional government, recently released a video in which he claimed to be in possession of a draft document of an oil agreement between Saudi Arabia and Yemen. In the video, which has already garnered nearly 90,000 views since it was published to YouTubeContinue reading “Revealed: Wahhabi Arabia Tripled its Theft of Yemen’s Oil amid Price War with Russia – Mint Press News”

Ambassador Jaafari Addresses the NATO Klan Occupying the UN – Syria News

The NATO colonial racist Klan occupying the UN held its second June anti-Syria Security Council meeting on the 29th. The unindicted war criminal humanitarian bastards responsible for the horrors in Syria again shed their crocodile tears. The same vermin who have ignored Trump’s arson of Syrian wheat fields, of Madman Erdogan’s theft of Syrian wheat, that were mute over all terroristContinue reading “Ambassador Jaafari Addresses the NATO Klan Occupying the UN – Syria News”

A Palestinian girl wounded by the occupation forces in Hebron – The Syria Times

Wafa News Agency reported that the Israeli occupation forces ran -over a five years old girl, near the “Junction of al-Fahess”, south of Hebron, which resulted in her injury. The occupation forces continue their aggressive practices against the Palestinians by restricting and attacking them in their cities and villages with the aim of displacing them and seizing their lands and judaizing them. AContinue reading “A Palestinian girl wounded by the occupation forces in Hebron – The Syria Times”

TURKISH FORCES LICK WOUNDS AFTER AIRSTRIKES HIT THEIR BASE IN LIBYA – South Front

On July 5, aircraft of the Libyan National Army conducted nine pinpoint airstrikes on the Turkish-operated al-Watiya Air Base in western Libya. According to the LNA, the strikes destroyed a Hawk air-defense system, several radars and a KORAL electronic warfare system. The Hawk system and other equipment were deployed to the base by the TurkishContinue reading “TURKISH FORCES LICK WOUNDS AFTER AIRSTRIKES HIT THEIR BASE IN LIBYA – South Front”

“Freedom and Democracy”, by Janice Kortkamp – Mark Taliano

So if it seems at times that I am angry – I’m not – I’m furious. So if it seems at times I’m not positive – I’m not – this is evil we are up to and there is nothing positive about it. So if it seems at times I’m a conspiracy theorist – I’mContinue reading ““Freedom and Democracy”, by Janice Kortkamp – Mark Taliano”

Under Cover of COVID, US Diplomats Leaving Saudi Arabia, Expecting ‘Surprises’ from Yemen – 21st Century Wire

Yemen is the war that the global media forgot. In fact, they never really even began covering it. Hence, there has been little or no real international response to the war crimes in Yemen being perpetrated by Saudi Arabia, UAE the United States and UK. The deaths tolls, the humanitarian disaster numbers – have allContinue reading “Under Cover of COVID, US Diplomats Leaving Saudi Arabia, Expecting ‘Surprises’ from Yemen – 21st Century Wire”

Key US Ally Indicted for Organ Trade Murder Scheme. CIA Backed Kosovo President Hashim Thaci – Global Research

When President Clinton dropped 23,000 bombs on what was left of Yugoslavia in 1999 and NATO invaded and occupied the Yugoslav province of Kosovo, U.S. officials presented the war to the American public as a “humanitarian intervention” to protect Kosovo’s majority ethnic Albanian population from genocide at the hands of Yugoslav president Slobodan Milosevic. That narrative has beenContinue reading “Key US Ally Indicted for Organ Trade Murder Scheme. CIA Backed Kosovo President Hashim Thaci – Global Research”

“Woke” America is More Asleep to Injustice Than Ever – New Eastern Outlook

Both “woke” America as well as those trying to form opposition to it have entirely missed the fact that PepsiCo and Mars Inc. – two multi-billion dollar businesses – are literally engage in modern day slavery to create their products while sponsoring policy think-tanks that have engineered wars targeting African nations, leading to the deathsContinue reading ““Woke” America is More Asleep to Injustice Than Ever – New Eastern Outlook”

Protesters: The Syrian people will not rest until the U.S. occupation forces exit from Syria – Mark Taliano

“The Syrian people will not rest until the U.S. occupation forces exit and the Syrian lands are liberated,” the protesters said. Several areas in the Syrian al-Jazeera have witnessed protests against the illegitimate presence of the US occupation forces, who plunder the Syrian oil and wealth in collusion with their tools there. Protesters: The SyrianContinue reading “Protesters: The Syrian people will not rest until the U.S. occupation forces exit from Syria – Mark Taliano”