US-led Coalition Kills 12 civilians in Deir Ezzor Countryside

16 September، 2017 Deir Ezzor, SANA The US-led international coalition killed 12 civilians in airstrikes on residential neighborhoods in Mahkan town and al-Mayadeen ciy in Deir Ezzor countryside. Local and media sources reported that the unsanctioned coalition’s warplanes carried out several airstrikes on residential neighborhoods in al-Mayadeen ciy around 45km southeast of Deir Ezzor city…

Dilyana Gaytandzhieva: Diplomatic Flights Used as Cover for Arms Trafficking to Terrorists

TEHRAN (FNA)- Investigative journalist Dilyana Gaytandzhieva says arms manufacturers mainly from the US, Israel and the Balkans have managed to transfer hundreds of tons of weaponry to terrorists under the cover of diplomatic flights. Bulgarian journalist Dilyana Gaytandzhieva, in an exclusive interview with FNA, said that Azerbaijani Silk Way Airlines received diplomatic clearance to transport…

Over 1,000 Civilians Killed in US, SDF Attacks on Raqqa in 3 Months

TEHRAN (FNA)- Hundreds of civilians have been killed in the US-led coalition airstrikes and attacks by the predominantly Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) on the city of Raqqa and its outskirts over the past three months, he London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported. At least 1,000 civilians have lost their lives in the…

Echoes of Iraq-WMD Fraud in Syria

Robert Parry The New York Times and other Western media have learned few lessons from the Iraq War, including how the combination of a demonized foreign leader and well-funded “activists” committed to flooding the process with fake data can lead to dangerously false conclusions that perpetuate war. What we have seen in Syria over the…

United Nations and Syria: Enablers of ‘Aggressive War’

Robert Parry Many people still want to believe that the United Nations engages in impartial investigations and thus is more trustworthy than, say, self-interested governments, whether Russia or the United States. But trust in U.N. agencies is no longer well placed; whatever independence they may have once had has been broken, a reality relevant to…