Monthly Archives: June 2014

The New York Times on Iran’s Revolutionary Guards.

Conveniently enough, and just at the moment that the U.S. might be preparing to work with the Revolutionary Guards in Iraq (either openly or tacitly), it seems that there has been a sea change in attitudes towards them in Iran … Continue reading

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Ex-UN envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi: Khan al-Assal CW attacks likely carried out by opposition.

The Assad regime have long alleged that their soldiers were attacked with chemical weapons by a rebel group in Khan al-Assal on March 19th, 2013. A U.N. report into the alleged attack, released in December 2013, had then said that … Continue reading

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Dozens killed and injured, ambulances and hospitals targeted, in fighting in Benghazi.

According to The International Committee of the Red Cross. ‘The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and the Libyan Red Crescent are concerned about the humanitarian consequences of the armed violence in Benghazi. “Dozens of people have died or … Continue reading

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Seymour Hersh: liar and pro-fascist propagandist?

In April 2014, the London Review of Books published an article by Seymour Hersh, entitled ‘The Red Line and the Rat Line’, which challenged the Obama administration’s claim that only the Assad regime could have been responsible for the chemical … Continue reading

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