PETER OBORNE REPORTS FROM ALEPPO

21st February 2016 Peter Oborne speaks to residents of government-held areas about their fighting for ‘civilisation’ and latest drive to root out ‘terrorism’ in Syria   ALEPPO, Syria – Before the war you could have a leisurely breakfast in Syria’s capital Damascus and be in Aleppo in time for a late lunch at one of its…

SPECIAL REPORT: Russia Brokers Humanitarian Aid for Kafarya and Foua, Idlib Villages Under Terrorist Siege

  Vanessa Beeley 21st Century Wire Russian intervention in Syria has not only improved the military situation on the ground for the SAA [Syrian Arab Army] and allies, Iran and Hezbollah.  Russia has succeeded where, previously, the UN and the US have failed. Russia has, apparently,  negotiated with the US and achieved the delivery of…

Propagandist Robert Ford Goes For Round Two With Syria Researcher Vanessa Beeley … And Loses!

18th February 2016 Published by Activist Post   By Brandon Turbeville In early January, 2016 Syria Researcher Vanessa Beeley found herself in the midst of a Twitter debate with none other than terrorist supporter and death squad organizer Robert Ford. The former U.S. Ambassador was apparently upset with Beeley’s challenge to the official State Department…

YEMEN: THE ENDLESSLY FORGOTTEN WAR

16th February 2016 Statement prepared for the UN Human Rights Commission on behalf of Yemen by Sheba Rights.   Yemen: The Endlessly Forgotten War. Saudi-led Coalition Cluster Bombs The Rain of Death for Yemeni Civilians   Article 1, Convention on Cluster Munitions   “An obligation never to use, produce, transfer or stockpile cluster munitions. It…