Trump to increase U.S. military presence in Syria and Iraq

According to Reuters, April 26, 2017, US President Donald Trump gave the Pentagon the authority to reset a system of troop limits in Iraq and Syria. The Defense Department Spokesman, Christopher Sherwood, argued that bringing that decision-making authority to the Pentagon from the White House would allow more flexibility in responding to unforeseen developments on…

ESCALATION IN SYRIA: Erdogan I – The Phantom Menace of NATO

Deputy Spokesperson of the U.S. Department of State, Mark Toner, during a regular briefing on April 25 said that the U.S. expresses serious concern over Turkey’s aggression in Syria and Iraq. It should be mentioned that in the morning, April 25 the Turkish Air Force struck the positions of Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) in…

BREAKING: Dramatic Escalation in Syria

According to Inside Syria sources, Moscow has taken measures to guarantee additional security for Russian troops stationed in Syria to prevent damage from a possible attack with regards to the recent U.S. Tomahawk air strikes on the Shayrat air base on April 7.

US-led Coalition Deliberately Kills Civilians and Destroys Syrian Infrastructure

Under the pretense of fighting terrorism, the US-led coalition Air Force continues to destroy infrastructure facilities in Syria, thereby not only depriving the civilian population of basic living conditions, but also endangering the lives of thousands people. Recently, the official Damascus has called on the UN to make the US-led coalition stop targeting the Euphrates…

“Human Rights Organizations” are on Service for the West

On Monday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad claimed that the Western countries are only interested in supporting terrorism in Syria, but not in the development of the political peace process in Syria. This issue has been widely discussed lately. His statement seems true, especially if we take into account the fact that for the six years…

U.S. Air Forces Used Depleted Uranium in Syria

According to Foreign Policy, with reference to the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) spokesman Maj. Josh Jacques, in 2015, within the framework of Inherent Resolve, the U.S. military used 5,265 armor-piercing 30 mm rounds containing depleted uranium (DU) in the Syrian provinces of Deir ez-Zor and Hasakah. It should be mentioned that previously Washington denied using…