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Secret Documents: ISIL Planned Occupation of Syria Long Ago

Original post from Sputnik News

‘………..Secret documents obtained by the German magazine “Der Spiegel” revealed the true strategy of the Islamic State terrorist group. 253 more words

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The Levant Region's Spice of Life

The rivalry between countries-and even between a nation’s cities-in the Middle East is highly pronounced, especially when it comes to food.

Arguments over who makes the best falafel–the ground-up legume patty, deep fried and tossed… 1,028 more words


Timeless truths and media ignorance

Twice in the last 19 months, friends and acquaintances have asked me to make presentations about the media at Cuyahoga Community College. The first presentation, in Fall 2013, regarded media coverage about the humanitarian crisis in Syria.   501 more words

The Terror Strategist: Secret Files Reveal the Structure of Islamic State -DER SPIEGEL

Based on the files of Samir Abd Muhammad al-Khlifawi (also known as Haji Bakr), a colonel in the intelligence service under Saddam Hussein, this article examines the institutional structure and strategy behind the Islamic State. 175 more words

Foreign Warship On Bosphorus 2015 (Part 22)

On 17 April 2015 two Russian Ropucha class large landing ships, Alexander Otrakovski and Alexander Shabalin made their southbound passage through Bosphorus. This is the first time that two Alexander’s are sailing in group. 270 more words


The Brangelina Clan May Be Getting Bigger

Even with her recent health situations, Angelina Jolie hasn’t slowed down on life in the least bit, in fact, she’s adding as much to it as she can and her and Brad’s next addition is reported to be adopting a child from war-torn Syria. 164 more words