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YouTube Shuts Down All Syrian State Channels As Idlib Assault Begins
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ZeroHedge | Syrian state YouTube channels have been shut down this morning just as the Syrian Army’s ground offensive has officially begun. This includes the following now terminated Syrian state and pro-government channels: Syrian...
US senator claims Britain's MI6 is planning a fake chemical weapons attack on Syria
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Independent.co.uk | Fresh off a sitdown with Syrian president Bashar al-Assad, Virginia state senator Richard Black turned up on Arab TV last week making an extraordinary claim about one of the US’ closest allies. Mr Black said Britain’s...
Basra Oil Facility Stormed By Protesters, 2 Hostages Taken In Growing Chaos
ZeroHedge | update 2: The situation in the southern Iraq city of Basra is continuing to escalate after rioters burned down the city's sprawling Iranian consulate, and amidst unconfirmed rumors that the local American consulate may...
Report on IDF funding Syrian rebels pulled on request of ‘army’s censor’
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RT | The IDF has forced the Jerusalem Post to remove its explosive report on the Israeli military giving weapons to the Syrian rebels, the newspaper’s managing editor confirmed to RT. “We were told by the army’s military...
New book by Woodward says Trump wanted Assad killed
Reuters | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump wanted to have Syrian President Bashar al-Assad assassinated last year but his defence secretary ignored the request, according to a new book that depicts top Trump...
US Says Assad Has Approved Gas Attack In Idlib, Setting Stage For Major Military Conflict
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ZeroHedge | At this point there's not even so much as feigning surprise or suspense in the now sadly all-too-familiar Syria script out of Washington.  The Wall Street Journal has just published a bombshell on Sunday evening as...
Trump Threatens China With Another $267BN In Tariffs
ZeroHedge | The Friday moment everyone has been waiting for, namely whether or not Trump would greenlight the next $200BN in China tariffs now that the comment period is over. Moments ago we got the answer when Trump, speaking to...
North Korea's Kim sets denuclearization time line, prompting thanks from Trump
KWSN | SEOUL/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - North Korea's Kim Jong Un has given his first time line for denuclearization, aiming for the end of U.S. President Donald Trump's first term, Seoul officials said on Thursday, prompting...
Musk Quadruples Down on "Pedo" Claims, Calls Reporter "F**king Asshole"
ZeroHedge | Not even 7 days after we pondered what part of Elon Musk's PR genius compelled him to triple down on his claim that a British cave rescuer was a "pedo" than Musk was back at it. He has now reportedly quadrupled down on...
Trump warns Syria not to 'recklessly attack' Idlib province
 Freedom House
Reuters | WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday warned Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his allies Iran and Russia not to “recklessly attack” Syria’s rebel-held Idlib province, warning that hundreds of...
Israeli Officials Are Warning That Trump’s Moves Against Palestinians May Backfire
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TheIntercept | Jared Kushner has yet to formally unveil his highly touted peace plan for resolving the Israel-Palestine conflict. But in the past weeks and months, its outlines have become increasingly clear. Recent moves by the...
Russia Deploys 25 Warships to Med
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DailyStar | Russia’s defence ministry announced the deployment of the vessels – along with at least 30 warplanes including long range bombers – amid rising tensions with the US. Moscow has accused the US of planning to attack Syria...
Arrest of Iranian Spies in U.S. Just ‘Tip of the Iceberg,’ Lawmaker Warns
FreeBeacon | The recent arrest of two Iranian agents alleged to have been running spy operations on U.S. soil is just "the tip of the iceberg" in terms of the Islamic Republic's efforts to conduct intelligence operations in America...
Saudi-led Coalition Team to Investigate Civilian Casualties Is “Covering Up War Crimes” in Yemen
TheIntercept | In the aftermath of a horrific bombing earlier this month that killed dozens of children aboard a school bus in Yemen, the Trump administration urged the U.S.-backed, Saudi- and United Arab Emirates-led coalition to...
Israel confirms 200 strikes in Syria in 18 months
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AFP | Jerusalem (AFP) - An Israeli military official said Tuesday the army had carried out some 200 strikes in Syria over the past 18 months against mainly Iranian targets, a rare confirmation of such action. A total of 202...
Syria says it will 'go all the way' in rebel-held Idlib
Reuters | MOSCOW (Reuters) - Syria’s foreign minister said government forces will “go all the way” in the rebel-held northern region of Idlib and that Damascus’s main targets were al-Nusra militants. Minister Walid al-Moualem,...
Trump: No Need to Resume US-South Korea Wargames
AntiWar.com | One day after Pentagon officials said they expected to soon resume major wargames in South Korea, they have been overruled by President Trump. Trump issued a statement on Wednesday saying he sees no reason to resume...
Brazil presidential hopeful: let police kill criminals
Jair Bolsonaro
ABCNews | A leading candidate in Brazil's presidential election said police should be given license to kill criminals and those who do should receive medals not face prosecution. Hard-right candidate Jair Bolsonaro said in an...