The use of chemical weapons is not really in question since both sides of the conflict – the Syrian government and the death squad forces – are reporting their use. However, both sides are also blaming each other for the deployment of the poison gas. Read the rest of this entry »
(NoMoreFakeNews) - “Chemical weapons used in Syria’s civil war.” Not long ago, that headline was the number-one story in the mainstream press.
Remember Saddam Hussein? Iraq?
There was a considerable debate about whether Saddam hid some of his bio/chem weapons in Syria, to evade UN weapons inspectors. If he did, then is it possible the current situation in Syria has a few of its roots in the US? Is it possible some of Syria’s WMDs originally came from America?
Because, you see, the US supplied Saddam with bio/chem weapons.
(YNetNews) - Embattled Syrian leader Bashar Assad is stockpiling weapons of mass destruction rather than handing over them as agreed last summer, the Sunday Times reported, quoting Israeli and Russian sources. Read the rest of this entry »
(ActivistPost) – As fighting continues to rage across Syria, Doctors Without Borders (DWB) is now calling for “greater access for humanitarian aid to Syrians suffering in their country’s civil war” and urging the international community to show as much urgency in regard to humanitarian aid as it did to the Syrian government’s chemical weapons. Read the rest of this entry »
(EndTheLie) – A team of experts from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) in The Hague began on Sunday the process of destroying Syria’s chemical weapons stockpile and the equipment used to produce them. Read the rest of this entry »
(RIANovosti) – Moscow insists that the Syrian opposition groups should also eliminate their chemical weapons stockpiles, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Sunday.
In the interview with Channel One, Lavrov said “when our western partners repeatedly say that only the regime has weapons and that’s why only the regime could have used them, and the opposition has no chemical weapons, they are cunning.” Read the rest of this entry »
(GRTV) – In the wake of the Syrian chemical weapons attack, shocking footage of the victims of that attack were widely circulated in an effort to raise the ire of the public and spur support for military intervention. Now, a new report on that footage finds troubling inconsistencies and manipulation with the video that calls the official narrative of the attack and its victims into question. This is the GRTV Backgrounder on Global Research TV. Read the rest of this entry »
(DevonBowers) – The long-awaited UN report on the usage of chemical weapons in Syria has been released. While the White House and the New York Times have already taken the report and argued that it helps their argument that Assad used chemical weapons, it may be more prudent to look at what the UN report states and how the possibility remains that the Syrian rebels could have used chemical weapons. Read the rest of this entry »
(Military.com) – The White House and the Pentagon have repeatedly ruled out “boots on the ground” in Syria, but Defense Department officials were less certain Thursday on whether U.S. military personnel might be sent to help secure or destroy Syria’s chemical weapons. Read the rest of this entry »
(BreakingTheSet) – On this episode of Breaking the Set, Abby Martin talks about the latest NSA revelation regarding Israel’s access to Americans’ data without any privacy safeguards. Abby then speaks to Mimi al-Laham ‘Syrian Girl Partisan’ about Obama’s recent speech on Syria, Putin’s Op-ed in the New York Times, and the dangers of arming rebels linked to al Qaeda. Read the rest of this entry »
(PaulWatson) – A Belgian teacher who was kidnapped by rebels in Syria said he overheard the militants acknowledging that President Bashar Al-Assad was not responsible for last month’s chemical weapons attack. Read the rest of this entry »
(PaulWatson) – After being linked by the Drudge Report, Fox News covered an Infowars exclusive story featuring a Syrian rebel admitting to using chemical weapons in order to follow Osama Bin Laden’s mantra of killing women and children. Read the rest of this entry »
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(CBSNews) – Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday called U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry a liar, claiming he had denied that al Qaeda was fighting with the Syrian opposition in that country’s civil war. Read the rest of this entry »
(PaulWatson) – Respected 20 year Middle Eastern reporter and Associated Press, BBC and NPR correspondent Dale Gavrak was told by Syrian rebels that they were responsible for last week’s chemical weapons incident in Ghouta.
Who has Crossed the “Red Line”? Barack Obama and John Kerry are Supporting a Terrorist Organization on the State Department List
(GlobalResearch) – Is president Obama setting the stage for a “humanitarian intervention” by casually accusing the Syrian president of killing his own people?
“Following a deliberative review, our intelligence community assesses that the Assad regime has used chemical weapons, including the nerve agent sarin, on a small scale against the opposition multiple times in the last year,”
White House Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said in a statement. “Our intelligence community has high confidence in that assessment given multiple, independent streams of information.”Read the rest of this entry »
Behavior of victims not consistent with alleged injuries
(PaulWatson) – Another chemical weapons expert has cast doubt on video footage which appears to show victims of a “gas attack” in Syria, noting that images of people foaming at the mouth appears “set-up” and is not consistent with the effects of a real chemical attack. Read the rest of this entry »
(NaturalNews) – Obama’s “chemical weapons” claims against Syria are woven from the same fabric as Bush’s “weapons of mass destruction” claims against Iraq. That fabric is, of course, fiction. Neither claim has any basis in reality, but they make a great story that can be spoon-fed to the American people by CNN, the Comedy News Network. Read the rest of this entry »
(ActivistPost) – On June 13, 2013 U.S. President Barack Obama announced his plan to authorize weapons shipments directly to al-Qaeda death squads currently operating in Syria. Read the rest of this entry »
(LRCBlog) – Barely a week after President Obama announced the ascendance of the left-neocon, humanitarian interventionist cultists Susan Rice and Samantha Power to the top of his foreign policy team, and in a time of choking scandal, alas a light at the end of the tunnel has appeared for the Obama regime: his old friend war! Read the rest of this entry »
White House makes miraculous discovery to distract from domestic scandals
(PaulWatson) – Ben Rhodes, the White House national security advisor behind the claim that President Bashar Al-Assad used chemical weapons in Syria, is a fiction writer with zero educational background in government, diplomacy or national security who also played a key role in covering up the truth behind the attack on the US consulate in Benghazi. Read the rest of this entry »
(CBSNews) – The Obama administration has concluded that Syrian President Bashar Assad’s government used chemical weapons against the rebels seeking to overthrow him and, in a major policy shift, President Obama has decided to supply military support to the rebels, the White House announced Thursday. Read the rest of this entry »
(MyFoxNY) – The New York Police Department is teaming up with a national laboratory to study how chemical weapons could be dispersed through the air into the subway system.
Researchers will track the movement of harmless tracer gases. They’ll place air sampling devices in specific areas on the street and within the subway system. The gases mimic how a chemical or biological weapon may react if released. Read the rest of this entry »
(AJC) – Alex also talks with Rep. Walter Jones (R-N.C.) about Obama’s unconstitutional effort to involve the United States in a possible Syrian intervention under the guise of preventing the use of chemical weapons. Read the rest of this entry »