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US Will Not Send Delegation to Syria Peace Talks

(GPA) Astana – Peace talks began this week in Kazakhstan’s capital that will likely decide the fate of war-torn Syria. The United States won’t be attending. The talks have been organized mainly by Russia, Turkey, and to a lesser extent Iran. Iran has made it clear that the United States delegation is unwelcome at peace talks […]

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CIA Docs: US Wanted Saddam to Attack Syria in 1983 to Secure Oil Pipeline

(GPA) Washington, D.C. – A newly released CIA document shows that high level officials were discussing the possibility of prodding Saddam Hussein to attack Syria in order to reopen a crucial Mediterranean oil pipeline. The newly released report that was originally commissioned by Ex-CIA official, Graham Fuller showed that the US attempted to encourage the […]

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Iran: US Has No Business at Syria Peace Talks Next Week

(GPA) Tehran – Iran’s foreign minister, Mohammad Javad Zarif, has spoke out against the United States being involved in the Syria peace talks taking place in Astana Kazakhstan next week. “We are opposed to US presence (in the Astana meeting)” Zarif told Iranian news outlet Tasnim on Tuesday. He added that not only is the US unwelcome, […]

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Syrian Soldiers Allegedly Find Saudi Chemical Weapons in East Aleppo

(GPA) Damascus – As the Syrian army continues to investigate the formerly ‘rebel held’ neighborhoods of East Aleppo, they have found stockpiles of possible chemical weapons agents produced by a Saudi Arabian company. On Wednesday, the Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that Syrian soldiers found chemical compounds in the recently evacuated areas of East […]

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Syria to UN: Punish Israel for Attack on Airbase

(GPA) Damascus – The Syrian government has appealed to the United Nations to punish Israel for an alleged rocket attack on a major military airbase yesterday about two hours after a suicide bombing in Damascus. Last night Damascus was hit by two atrocities, starting with the second terrorist attack in government held territory this year […]

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The Turkish Gambit with Terrorists

(SCF) Ankara – Among the major geopolitical challenges of 2017 that could seriously alter the balance of power in the international arena, particular attention should be given to the developing situation in Turkey. The final weeks of 2016 showed increasing cooperation between Ankara and Moscow on major international issues such as Syria and the fight […]

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Misreading Trump, Putin and US-Russian Relations

(SCF) Washington – The ongoing biases against Russia lead to new matters to refute. Matching the gross one-sidedness of her Washington Post (WaPo) employer, Kathleen Parker’s January 6 essay «If Obama Is a Muslim, Is Trump a Russian Spy?», overlooks some damning points running counter to her faulty slant. Donald Trump has taken back his […]

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In Syria, Western Media Cheer Al Qaeda

(FAIR) Aleppo- The Syrian government– a dictatorship known for imprisoning, torturing and disappearing dissidents—is easy to vilify. And over the last five years of Syria’s civil war, it has committed its share of atrocities. But there is more than one side to every story, and US media coverage has mainly reflected one side—that of the rebels—without regard […]

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IS Destroys Natural Gas Facility, Leaves Millions of Syrians Without Heat

(GPA) Damascus – The Islamic State released video of militants detonating bombs inside a crucial Hayyan gas facility over the weekend, effectively leaving millions of Syrians without heat for the winter. The gas facility was located in the eastern countryside of the Homs governorate, northeast of Damascus. The video released Sunday, showed IS militants wiring […]

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West Spins Again to Sabotage Syria Ceasefire

(SCF) Damascus – Having no shame for telling systematic lies about the strategic battle for Aleppo, the Western mainstream media are at it again – this time concerning renewed violence near the Syrian capital, Damascus. European news media outlets in particular are claiming that the Syrian government forces are now applying «siege tactics as they previously […]

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