UK’s Dirty War: British Commandos Injured in Yemen

TEHRAN (FNA)- A number of elite British commandos sustained injuries in direct gunfights with Yemeni forces as part of what appears to be a secretive UK military campaign in Yemen, a new report said, adding a major twist to London’s involvement in Saudi Arabia’s deadly war against its impoverished southern neighbor. The Mail on Sunday…

Tightening the Noose Around the Neck of the Community that Supports Hezbollah

Elijah J. Magnier The UK government has added the political and military branches of Lebanese Hezbollah to its terrorist list following a decision initiated by Home Secretary Sajid Javid and approved by Parliament. Hezbollah, or the “Party of God” is now one of the 74 foreign groups and 14 other groups related to Northern Ireland on the…

13 French ISIL Leaders Arrested by Iraqi Intelligence Forces Inside Syria

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iraqi intelligence forces detained 13 notorious commanders of the ISIL, who are French nationals, as well as a members of a grouplet which provided financial support to the terrorist group during operations in Iraq and Syria, Arab media sources reported. The Arabic-language website of Sputnik quoted al-Arabiya as reporting on Thursday that the…

Europe Pays the Price of a US Decision: Where Will European ISIS Go?

Elijah J. Magnier | @ejmalrai Iraqi Counter Terrorism Intelligence unit conducting an identity check in Mosul. November 2017 © Reuters On Twitter, the US president’s preferred forum to reveal foreign policy and state decisions, Donald Trump asked “Britain, France, Germany and other European allies to take back over 800 ISIS captured in Syria” from 44 countries. Otherwise,…

UK Defence Sec Ixnays Flying Jihadis to Britain on Royal Air Force Jets

Sputnik-Middle East British extremists have been detained among other foreign nationals in the conflict-torn Syria and Iraq and are now being held in captivity, but their extradition remains a tough call as their governments fail to express enough willingness to take them back. Gavin Williamson, the UK’s Defence Secretary, has said that he opposes the…

The Last 24 Hours: Russia Deploying Troops to Deir Ezzur Near Iraqi Borders

TEHRAN (FNA)- A military convoy of tens of Russian forces and military vehicles has been dispatched to Albu Kamal region in Southeastern Deir Ezzur as the Syrian army continues cleansing operations against the ISIL in the region, militants’ media outlets claimed on Saturday. The Arabic-language al-Baladi news channel affiliated to the militants in Syria reported…

White Helmets Coordinating with al-Nusra to Stage Chemical Attack in Idleb

22 August، 2018 Idleb, SANA The so-called White Helmets are coordinating with terrorist groups, particularly Jabhat al-Nusra terror organization, to stage a chemical attack in Idleb province and accuse the Syrian Arab Army of using chemical weapons. Media reports say that the past few days have witnessed an unusual activity by the White Helmets members…

UK Drones Fired ‘Cruel and Unnecessary’ Thermobaric Missiles in Syria

Sputnik-Middle East The United Kingdom’s Defense Ministry appears to have mistakenly let slip the fact that UK-owned MQ-9 Reaper drones have used thermobaric missiles, an extremely powerful weapon known to kill anything in its path indiscriminately, in Syria. A Freedom of Information Act disclosure by the British Ministry of Defense dated May 1 shows that the combat drones…

Jihadist Use of Children to Manufacture Consent for War

As more doubts are raised over videos purporting to show the aftermath of an alleged chemical attack in Syria’s Douma… an RT crew visits places seen in the footage and speaks to eyewitnesses. Sputnik-Middle East The bombshell testimony of an 11-year-old boy disproving a White Helmets video about a ‘chemical attack’ in Douma, Syria has…

Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s Interview with BBC HardTalk

Question: The world was deeply alarmed last week by the prospect of a direct military confrontation between the United States and Russia. How close do you believe we came to that? Sergey Lavrov: Well, I don’t think that was very close. I believe it was a situation created by very reckless behavior of our Western…