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US Special Forces on the Ground in Syria: US-Backed Advance on Raqqah ISIS Stronghold. What Is Going On?

By South Front Global Research, February 12, 2017 South Front 10 February 2017 The US-baсked Syrian Democratic Forces, predominantly Kurdish YPG units, have been developing an advance in the eastern countryside of the ISIS self-proclaimed Syrian capital of Raqqah. The decision to flank the ISIS stronghold from eastern direction followed a failed attempt of the … Continue reading

Remembering Albert Camus’ “The Plague”: The World as a Prison, It is the U.S….?

On this date, January 4, in 1960, Albert Camus died in a car crash at a point when he thought his true work had not even begun.  He was 46 years old.  He had already written The Stranger, The Fall, and The Plague, among other works.  He had won the Nobel Prize for Literature.  Yet he felt that in his writing he … Continue reading

Syrian opposition asks US-led coalition to halt strikes after reports of mass civilian casualties

© Handout via Reuters / Reuters The head of Syrian opposition group, the Syrian National Coalition (SNC), urged the US-led coalition to suspend its aerial campaign against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) after reports that air strikes resulted in dozens of civilian deaths. The coalition strikes should be halted while French and US-led incidents involving … Continue reading

SINGER OF EAGLES OF DEATH METAL, BAND PLAYING DURING PARIS ATTACKS SAYS IT WAS AN “INSIDE JOB”; MEDIA TRIES TO PAINT HIM AS CRAZY RIGHT-WING GUN NUT

Although he actually said this months ago, the U.S. media is just now choosing to report on it. Pretty telling in itself, huh? Frontman of Eagles of Death Metal Jessie Hughes, the band playing in the Bataclan when gunmen reportedly opened fire on everyone, believes the shooting was an “inside job”. Hughes has alleged that the … Continue reading