Russia And Qatar: Back Channel Diplomacy Over Syria

Andrew Korybko for Global Research Two of the world’s seemingly most unlikely partners, Russia and Qatar, have been moving closer to one another over the past year in spite of their polar opposite views towards the War on Syria. It’s well known among the global public how Moscow supports the democratically elected and legitimate leadership…

The Crucifixion of Bana Alabed

Originally posted on barbaramckenzie:
? After I and others wrote about Mahmoud Halyaf who, having been born without arms, lost his legs to a terrorist mine,  I was approached by someone from the Global Media Department of a US university department, who wanted to be put in touch with the family – perhaps they could…

EAST ALEPPO: “All Doctors Fled when FSA Invaded”

“The Syrian Arab Army helped us to leave, they gave us food..and transported us for free.” Child in Jebrin Registration Centre 14/12/2016 (Photo: Vanessa Beeley) “All doctors fled our area after the Free Syrian Army invaded…they left us” Further testimony from Jebrin Registration Centre on December 14th 2016 when over 95,000 civilians poured in to…