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The Mess in Syria by Robert F. Kennedy , Jr. & response by Stephen Zunes

August 30, 2016

Ediotr’s Note;  We found this analysis of why Western powers got involved in the Syrian war in EcoWatch.  We then asked  Tikkun contributing editor Stephen Zunes for his response. 7,661 more words

Arab World

India, Syria to upgrade security consultation over ISIS threat

New Delhi, Aug 22: With the threat of the ISIS looming large, Syria has urged India to play a larger role. India’s minister of state for external affairs, MJ Akbar who held discussions with Syrian President, al-Assad decided that both countries would enhance cooperation in combating the threat posed by the ISIS. 27 more words

Vicky Nanjappa


i listened to the interview with Beeley . All i can say is that it is very difficult for a foreigner to grasp the reality of what is happening in Syria . 419 more words


Scores dead as ISIS bombers attack Syrian strongholds

Over 100 people have been killed in multiple attacks claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant group in strongholds of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, a monitoring group said. 154 more words

How the life of Hezbollah’s Mustafa Badreddine tells the political history of the Middle East

After Badreddine’s killing, we may never know if the 2005 death of Lebanese prime minister Rafiq Hariri marked the start of Saudi Arabia’s efforts to destroy Bashar al-Assad and the Syrian regime… 1,625 more words

The Muslim Times

Beyond The Absent Wall

It’s her damaged heart that’s already dead…

They put something in my food that made me go to sleep. As I wake up I remember. My execution is this morning. 891 more words

Science Fiction

Al-assad familjen och Syrien

Fram till sin död år 2000 så var det Hafez Al-assad som styrde landet med järnhand. Sedan blev det hans son Bashar Al-Assad som tog över makten. 312 more words