Syrian Rebels Are Using Caged Captives As Human Shields

BEIRUT (AFP) –  A major Syrian rebel group is using dozens of captives in metal cages as “human shields” in the largest opposition stronghold on the outskirts of Damascus, a monitor said Sunday. Jaish al-Islam, regarded as the most powerful rebel … Continue reading

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Washington’s Syria “Strategy” In Complete Disarray As “Ally” Turkey Bombs US-Armed Rebels

This has become so convoluted and self-defeating that one wonders how long it will be before someone in Congress decides it’s time to take a look at exactly what’s going on here and why it seems like this entire debacle is simply too bad to be true. Continue reading

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Free Syrian Army Plan Suicide Attacks On Russia

The Homs Liberation Movement, a Free Syrian Army faction close to al Qaeda, plans to infiltrate the Syrian military to find where the Russians are—and blow them up. Continue reading

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Mission Failure Admission: US Abandons Program To Train Syrian Rebels

The program had been criticized from the beginning as ‘either blatantly dishonest or dangerously delusional.’ Continue reading

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