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Horrific Libyan Suffering Under US-Supported ISIS Rule

Washington helped ISIS establish a foothold in Sirte, now expanding to control more coastal territory. Most city residents able to get out fled after its fighters took over. In a new report titled “We Feel We Are Cursed: Life under ISIS in Sirte, Libya,” Human Rights Watch (HRW) said it’s “inflicting severe hardship on the local population by diverting food, medicine, fuel, and cash, along with homes it seized ...Read full article...

US Wants to Lift Arms Embargo to aid Terrorists in Libya and Syria

The United States and other international powers want to partially lift the arms embargo on Libya to facilitate the flow of weapons into the hands of terrorists in that country and eventually into Syria. After helping bring chaos to Libya, where the US helped depose Muammar Gaddafi, the Americans used Libya as a bridge to arm Syrian opposition groups who, since 2011, have sought to destabilize Syria by perpetrating an ...Read full article...

Turkey Launches US-Approved Border Aggression on Syria

On the phony pretext of combating ISIS Ankara actively supports, Turkish forces aggressively crossed into northern Syrian territory over the weekend. Russia has evidence of their illegal operations. Sergey Lavrov called it Erdogan’s “creeping expansion.” Interviewed on Russia’s REN TV on Sunday, he said “(a)ccording to our information, they are digging in a few hundred meters from the border inside Syria,” operating illegally, positioning heavy weapons. “While demanding that ...Read full article...

Fantasy Ceasefire in Aleppo

Since announced in late February, ceasefire has been more fantasy than real. Conflict rages in key parts of Syria. Washington, NATO, Israel, Saudi Arabia, and their rogue state allies continue supporting ISIS and other terrorist groups, facilitating the passage of thousands of death squad killers into Syria, arming, training and directing them. Ceasefire and peace are unattainable under these conditions. John Kerry said Assad he has until August 1 ...Read full article...

Where is Egypt headed?

For the last five years, the history of Egypt, like that of many other Arab states, has been a succession of conspiracies, violence, announcements and denials. Everything that international public opinion has believed at one moment or another has been called into question by new elements. Thierry Meyssan attempts here to separate truth from fiction, while asking what the current President al-Sissi is still hiding. An extremely conservative society ...Read full article...

Syrian Refugees turn into Slaves in Turkey and Lebanon

Forced to stay in Turkey after the European Union negotiated their exit from Greece and other European countries, refugees will enter the underground economy in this country. This is nothing new, and the closing of Europe’s gates will worsen the living conditions of hundreds of thousands of Syrian families. Children and parents will become captives of those who exploit desperate people. But the abuses against refugees are not only ...Read full article...

Over 300,000 Children suffer from Malnutrition in Yemen

If conditions on the ground remain as they are now, millions of kids will die before they reach 5 years of age.  More than 320,000 Yemeni children suffer from severe malnutrition, and millions have no access to sanitation or drinking water because of the war that has been ravaging the country for a year, according to a report by UNICEF, the UN’s Children Foundation. The report, presented on Tuesday, ...Read full article...

Ethiopia Conquered by Famine

Ethiopia has only three weeks to provide food for its people before a catastrophe occurs. While European and North American countries spend billions on weapons for themselves and their proxy terrorist groups in the Middle East and Africa, and as presidential candidates collect millions for their political campaigns, in Ethiopia $245 million are needed to prevent the start of an imminent crisis that will strike the country in just ...Read full article...

Saudi Airstrikes on Yemen Deliberately Target Civilians

On January 27, London’s Guardian cited a UN panel investigating its terror-bombing found “widespread and systematic” attacks on civilians and civilian-related targets – horrendous war crimes by any standard. The Guardian said evidence uncovered raises disturbing questions about Britain supplying Riyadh with heavy weapons. US and UK military personnel select targets to be struck – including hospitals, schools, refugee camps, food storage areas, mosques, markets where Yemenis shop, and ...Read full article...

Syria Not Invited to Talks on Resolving Endless War

US Rejected Russia’s Syrian Peace Proposal On November 14, around 20 nations will meet in Vienna for more talks on resolving the long-running Syrian conflict – launched by Obama, intending to continue it until Assad is replaced by a US-controlled puppet. Late October talks accomplished nothing. Participants agreed to disagree. Expect nothing more significant this time. Syria wasn’t invited to either session, left out of discussing its own status ...Read full article...

Syrians Victims of US State Terrorism

US barbarity is longstanding. Imperial ruthlessness shows no mercy. Millions of corpses bear witness, Syrians among the latest victims of Washington’s quest for unchallenged global dominance, endless wars its strategy of choice to achieve it. Meeting in late October with French parliamentarians in Damascus, Assad said “(t)he sufferings of the Syrian people are connected, firstly, with terrorism and destroyed infrastructure, and, secondly, with the blockade imposed on Syria.” “Many ...Read full article...

“Rebel Groups” Using Families as Human Shields in Syria

The guerrilla groups are caging innocent people to protect themselves from Russian airstrikes. undreds of cages with seven or eight people in each roam Ghouta, a city near Damascus. The intention with the practice of caging people is to stop the bombing of the Russian and Syrian aviation. So-called rebels, captured soldiers and Alawite families -children included- to use them as human shields after the last airstrikes launched by ...Read full article...

10,000 Children Murdered in Syria since 2011

Over 250,000 people have been killed since the start of the conflict. he civil war in Syria, which began more than four and a half years ago has claimed the lives of over 250,000 people, according to the latest data released by the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, an organisation based in London that bases relies on what it calls “trusted” sources on the ground. Since March 18, 2011, ...Read full article...

European Council Backs US Imperial Policy on Syria

Washington intends to keep resupplying ISIS and other takfiri terrorists, EU heads of state comprise the European Council (EC), Donald Tusk its current president since December 2014. Political and military developments in Syria were discussed at the EC’s October 15 meeting, among other pressing issues, EU leaders ignoring Obama’s war, saying in a statement issued: “The Assad regime bears the greatest responsibility for the 250,000 deaths of the conflict ...Read full article...

War in Syria: It is still about the Oil

The plan to attack and destroy 7 countries in the Middle East is modeled on a US document which explains which countries will be conquered by the US imperialist forces and its allies in the region. It is well-known that Syria is one of those countries to be destroyed and conquered, as were Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya and Yemen. The question to be asked is why now? We know that ...Read full article...
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