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Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov: US Must Take Concrete Steps to Combat Terrorism

June 28, 2014 by

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28/06/2014 Damascus, SANA Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov said on Saturday the US is required to take serious steps to fight the terrorism threatening the entire Middle East region. Addressing the reporters in a press conference in Damascus, Ryabkov said terrorism is by no means justified and must be combated and eliminated regardless of […]

White House requests $500 million to aid ISIL – Al Qaeda terrorists in Syria

June 26, 2014 by

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The White House on Thursday asked Congress for half-a-billion dollars in aid to go towards opposition fighters in Syria at war with the regime of recently re-elected President Bashar Al-Assad. In a report sent to lawmakers at the Capitol on Thursday, the White House requested $500 million in aid to “help defend the Syrian people, […]

ISIS supporters vow to avenge any US airstrike in Iraq

June 25, 2014 by

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Fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) celebrate on vehicles taken from Iraqi security forces, at a street in city of Mosul (Reuters / Stringer) Supporters of Sunni Islamists waging a campaign of terror across Iraq have vowed that any US airstrikes against its fighters will be met with attacks on […]

ISIL Using US Vehicles to Fight Syria Rivals

June 23, 2014 by

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TEHRAN (FNA)- Foreign-sponsored ISIL terrorists are battling rival insurgents in Northern Syria, using US-made military vehicles, a monitoring group said. ISIL, a splinter group of Al-Qaeda, triggered a terrorist war in Iraq in the past two weeks, taking control of the Northern city of Mosul and some border crossings with Syria, Al-Alam reported. Its advances […]

The Balkanization of Iraq

June 23, 2014 by

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By Manlio Dinucci The offensive launched by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) comes as no surprise to the United States, for the simple reason that the historic leaders of the jihadi forces are already official allies of NATO in Libya. Despite all Washington’s rhetorical gesticulations, the Islamic Emirate in Iraq and […]

US vs Syria: How to Lose a War in 3 Years

June 21, 2014 by

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By Tony Cartalucci The government in Damascus and the Syrian Arab Army have begun restoring order across the country after over 3 years of devastating fighting. The so-called “capital of the revolution,” the city of Homs, has been reclaimed by government forces and people have begun returning home. A recent election carried out across Syria […]

The Battle for Iraq’s Oil Wealth

June 20, 2014 by

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Is the Hydrocarbon Prize Slipping From the Grip of Western Powers? Iraq has been targeted by western powers since the “republic” under the late Abd al-Karim Qasim enacted law No. 80 of 1961, which deprived foreign companies of the right to explore in 99.5% of the Iraqi territory, but mainly since the Baath regime led […]

Washington Relaunches its Iraq Partition Project

June 19, 2014 by

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THE GREATER MIDDLE EAST PROJECT The sudden collapse of the Iraqi state is presented by the international press as a result of the attack of the terrorist group ISIL. But who can believe that a powerful state, armed and organized by Washington, could collapse in less than a week in the wake of a jihadist group […]

Coleen Rowley: The US Support for Terrorists in Syria Is an Act of War

June 19, 2014 by

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Interview by Kourosh Ziabari TEHRAN (FNA)- Prominent American peace activist and FBI whistleblower Coleen Rowley believes that the United States is violating the international law by supporting the rebels and terrorists in Syria. According to Coleen Rowley, “the US funding and arming” of the terrorists and insurgents in the crisis-hit Syria “mostly through US’ ties […]

Abdullahian: US administration behind emergence of terrorist groups in Syria and Iraq

June 18, 2014 by

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Jun 18, 2014 Tehran, (SANA) Iranian Assistant Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affair Hossein Amir Abdullahian stressed that the US administration is the reason for the emergency of the terrorist groups in Syria and Iraq. Iranian Fars News agency quoted Abdullahian as saying that the Americans seek to exploit the political developments in Iraq […]

US Seeking to Destroy Democracy in Iraq Through Intervention

June 17, 2014 by

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TEHRAN (FNA)- Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Forces General Hassan Firouzabadi voiced opposition to any military meddling in Iraq, and warned that the US is attempting to pave the ground for its armed intervention in a bid to destroy the democratic trend in the country. Firouzabadi underlined that the US which created terrorist […]

Half Truths: Iraq Government Won’t Mention the US-UK-France as the Creators and Sustainers of Terrorism

June 17, 2014 by

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US, UK Death Squads are Tearing Iraq Apart Iraq Under Attack by US, France, Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia and Qatar responsible for terrorists’ financing Saudi Arabia should be held responsible for militant financing and crimes committed by insurgent groups in Iraq, the Baghdad government charged on Tuesday. Comments from Riyadh indicates it is “siding with terrorism”, the […]

American senator: Syria about to triumph and gain further international support

June 16, 2014 by

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Jun 16, 2014 Washington, (SANA) US Senator Richard Black stressed that Syria is heading to triumph and gain further international support regarding what is going on in it as it will succeed in putting an end to the US interference in its internal affairs. In an interview via Skype with the Syrian al-Ekhbariya Satellite Channel […]

Basij Commander Views ISIL Attacks in Iraq as New US Plot after Repeated Failures in Middle-East

June 15, 2014 by

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TEHRAN (FNA)- Commander of Iran’s Basij (volunteer) Force Brigadier General Mohammad Reza Naqdi said the recent attacks by the terrorist Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in Iraq are a new US plot after Washington was defeated in its confrontation with resistance groups in the region. “Today the enemy has targeted us in […]

Iran Warns Against US Military Intervention in Iraq

June 15, 2014 by

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Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Marziyeh Afkham underlined that Tehran is seriously against the US military adventurism in Iraq. ˈThe Islamic Republic of Iran is strongly against the US military intervention in Iraq,ˈ Afkham told reporters in Tehran on Sunday. ˈWith no doubt the recent incidents are linked to the goal of influencing and changing the […]

WWIII Looming as Obama ‘urgently’ considers attacks on Syria, Iraq

June 13, 2014 by

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Statement by the President on Iraq The US government is ‘urgently’ considering air assaults on Iraq and Syria in an attempt to flush out the al-Qaeda-linked Takfiri militants operating in the two countries, a US official says. The unnamed official, quoted by the Guardian, said on Friday that the White House was “urgently and expediently” […]

US, UK Death Squads are Tearing Iraq Apart

June 12, 2014 by

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US, UK Death Squads Tearing Iraq Apart Interview with Sukant Chandan Press TV has conducted an interview with Sukant Chandan, a political commentator, in London, about the terrorizing of Iraq by foreign-backed militants and Prime Minister al-Maleki’s announcement of a state of emergency. The following is an approximate transcript of the interview. Press TV: Do […]

Iraq Under Attack by US, France, Saudi Arabia

June 11, 2014 by

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Voltaire Network The Al-Qaeda linked Islamic Emirate of Iraq and the Levant (IEIL, Arabic الدولة الاسلامية في العراق والشام whose acronym is pronounced “Daesh”), launched on 6 June 2014 a large-scale attack on Iraq. After taking control of Fallujah, it has now seized the district of Nineveh (including the capital Mosul) and is pursuing its […]

US Ambassador to the UN, Samantha Powers, in Turkey and Jordan to Discuss Syria

June 10, 2014 by

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Silent Crow News According to the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) US Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Powers will travel to Jordan and then Turkey to discuss a “range of issues, including the effects of the conflict in Syria.” The meetings are to take place starting on June 10th until the 14th. Powers is a […]

Diabolical, Stupid, or Both: US State Department Can’t Name a Single “Moderate” Receiving Funds, Weapons to Fight Against Syria

June 8, 2014 by

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By Sharmine Narwani Former US Ambassador to Syria Robert Ford said in an interview yesterday to PBS Newshour: “We need – and we have long needed – to help moderates in the Syrian opposition with both weapons and other non-lethal assistance.” “Had we done that a couple of years ago, had we ramped it up, […]

US Continues to Send Aid to Terrorists in Syria

June 6, 2014 by

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The US government says it is now providing both “lethal and non-lethal” aid to foreign-backed militants fighting against the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. In an interview with CNN on Friday, US National Security Advisor Susan Rice said Washington has increased support for “moderate” opposition groups. “The United States has ramped up its support […]

Why are Interventionists Afraid of the Syrian Elections?

June 3, 2014 by

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TEHRAN (FNA) The Presidential Election in Syria takes place Today. With a revised 2012 Constitution, Syria is no longer a one party state and there are multiple candidates for office. Running against Bashar al Assad are former communist and legislator Maher al Hajjar and business person Hassan al Nouri. The election has been vehemently opposed […]

Moscow: US weapon supplies to armed groups in Syria escalate crisis

May 31, 2014 by

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May 31, 2014 Moscow, (SANA) The Russian Foreign Ministry stressed Saturday that the US weapon supplies to the armed terrorist groups in Syria will escalate the situation in it and rebound fire to the countries supporting these groups. In a statement issued Friday, the Ministry said “Russia is seriously concerned over media reports saying the […]

US State Department acknowledges that American citizen carried out terrorist attack in Syria

May 30, 2014 by

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US State Department acknowledges that American citizen carried out terrorist attack in Syria May 30, 2014   Washington DC, SANA, The US State Department acknowledged on Friday that an American citizen carried out a terrorist suicide bombing in Syria. This came during a press conference in which State Department Spokesperson Jen Psaki responded to a […]

Ukraine & Syria: Elections of Mass Destruction

May 28, 2014 by

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Elections Pushed Ahead in Ukraine, Obstructed in Syria, So Mass Murder Can Continue – the West’s Weaponization of Democracy By Tony Cartalucci Early polls began for Syria’s presidential election, as the country begins turning the tide against foreign-backed terrorists and restoring order throughout much of the country. It was impossible for the Western media to […]

Mikdad to US: Syria is fighting against terrorism and the battle is not over

May 28, 2014 by

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May 28, 2014   Damascus, SANA, Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Fayssal Mikdad affirmed that Syria is fighting against terrorism and the battle is not ending yet, but the army is in control. Mikdad told US TIME magazine in an interview that Syria is witnessing now a national reconciliation program that will achieve a genuine […]

Simple Question: Western Failure Continues in Syria

May 28, 2014 by

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The foreign-backed militants in Syria have recently left the city of Homs, which is now under the full control of government forces, adding to the failures of the militants’ Western and non-Western supporters. Life is returning to normal in Homs after the foreign-backed militants left it under a deal with the government. The exit of […]

US Trains Syrian Terrorists in Qatar to ‘Ambush’ the Syrian Arab Army and ‘Finish Off’ the Wounded

May 27, 2014 by

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At a secret base in Qatar, the US military is engaged in training Al Qaeda to raid Syrian government troops and vehicles and “finish off soldiers still alive after an ambush” . The PBS Frontline documentary offers a glimpse into Washington’s covert arming, funding, training and backing of terrorists in Syria. It features interviews with mercenaries […]

‘Intelligence officials from several states to discuss anti-Syria plans in Turkey’

May 26, 2014 by

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Intelligence officials from several countries are reportedly scheduled to meet in the city of Antakya in Turkey to discuss plans aimed at stopping the progress of the Syrian army in its battle against the militants in Syria. The meeting between intelligence officials from the US, Britain, France, Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Turkey will take place […]

Saudi Prince Financed, US Official Planned, the Arming of Terrorists in Syria

May 21, 2014 by

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Local Editor A new report reveals that a US group led by a former high-ranking Pentagon official planned in 2013 to arm the foreign-backed militants operating inside Syria. The report notes that the weapons were financed by a Saudi prince.The American newspaper, The Wall Street Journal, reported on May 18 that Washington decided it would […]

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