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White House seeks $500m to arm terrorist groups in Syria

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The White House on Thursday asked Congress for half-a-billion dollars in aid to go towards opposition fighters in Syria at war with the regime of recently re-elected President Bashar Al-Assad. Meanwhile, US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has ordered the Pentagon to develop more detailed plans to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels, should Congress approve the requested funding. In a ... Read More »

Israel bombs 9 military targets inside Syria

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Nine Syrian military targets have been hit by Israeli jets and guided missiles, the IDF says, claiming it was a decisive response to a series of cross-border shootings to protect the citizens of Israel. The strikes on targets in Golan Heights were carried out shortly after midnight, Haaretz reports citing an IDF official, who called it a direct response to ... Read More »

Australian (in)security agencies targeting activist ‘Syrian Girl’

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In the Orwellian world of post 9/11 hysteria and the Global War On Terror, speaking truth is a revolutionary act. Indeed, such is evidenced by the fact that speaking out against terrorism is now enough to cause you to be labeled as a supporter of terrorism. At least, that is, in certain instances. This is particularly the case with Mimi Al-Laham, (aka ... Read More »

Bashar Assad wins Syria presidential election with 88.7% of vote

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Bashar Assad has won a landslide victory in the Syrian presidential poll with 88.7 percent of the vote. This will secure him a third seven-year term in office amidst a bloody civil war, which stemmed from protests against his rule. “I declare the victory of Dr Bashar Hafez Assad as president of the Syrian Arab Republic with an absolute majority ... Read More »

Turkey and NATO caught planning false flag attack to blame Syria

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It has been revealed that NATO has been planning a false flag attack against Turkey to justify the Turkish invasion of northern Syria, the International Business Times reported in its article, “Turkey YouTube Ban: Full Transcript of Leaked Syria ‘War’ Conversation Between Erdogan Officials.” To listen to the audio of the leaked false flag plan click here. Turkish Prime Minister ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia to supply Al-Qaeda with anti-aircraft missiles in Syria

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Frustrated by the deadlock of the second round of Geneva 2 talks, Saudi Arabia has reportedly offered to supply the rebels with anti-aircraft missiles. Meanwhile Russia has accused the US of once again hijacking peace talks and pushing for regime change. According to a report by the Wall Street Journal, Russian-made antitank guided missiles and Chinese man-portable air-defense systems are ... Read More »

13 most underreported news stories of 2013

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From Aaron Swartz to Assange, Monsanto to Manning, fracking fears, Iraq carnage and more, here are RT’s “Top 13 of 2013.” These vastly underreported stories are some of the biggest ones to fly under the mainstream media’s radar this year. The persecution and death of Aaron Swartz The visionary cofounder of Reddit and open access advocate who played a key role ... Read More »

Confirmed: Obama administration lied about Syria to try start WW3

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A U.N. chemical weapons expert, wearing a gas mask, holds a plastic bag containing samples from one of the sites of an alleged chemical weapons attack in Syria. The Obama administration knew that a Syrian rebel faction had the ability to make chemical weapons but omitted that knowledge when building its case for a strike on Syria, an explosive new ... Read More »

Western backed rebels kill 4 Syrian generals in terrorist attack

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A rebel bomb attack killed 31 Syrian military troops on an army base near Damascus on Sunday. Four generals were among those killed. The attack came amid a major regime offensive against rebel positions around Damascus and Aleppo, AFP reported. “Three generals and a brigadier-general were among 31 troops killed in a bomb attack that caused a building in the ... Read More »

WW3: Israel strikes Russian defense equipment inside sovereign Syria

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  The Obama administration has made public an Israeli attack on a military installation near the Syrian port city of Latakia earlier this week. The Israeli government has not admitted to attacking its neighbor. “We don’t refer to foreign reports,” the Israeli government told when asked for comment by CNN. The Israelis struck a storage facility containing missiles and related military ... Read More »