Press TV has conducted an interview with Michel Chossudovsky, Center for Research on Globalization from Montreal about Britain’s recent announcement that the al-Nusra Front group in Syria as an al-Qaeda terrorist group.
Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya – From Turkey with Love: Another Israeli attack on Syria?
Chris Marsden – US, Britain Push for Military Intervention in Syria
The Chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, has told the Senate that the Obama administration is actively considering the use of military force in Syria.
Dempsey said Thursday that he had provided President Barack Obama with options for military strikes in Syria. Responding to hostile questioning from Republican Senator John McCain, a leading advocate of US military intervention, he said the use of “kinetic” strikes—i.e., missiles and bombs—“is under deliberation inside of our agencies of government.”
John Robles – McCain harangues Dempsy, Obama wants invasion plans for Syria
Despite apparent overtures by the new U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, pointing to U.S. willingness to seek a peaceful solution to the internal conflict in Syria, the U.S. continues to seek a pretext and prepare for a military intervention in yet another Middle East country and another country that cannot properly defend itself against U.S. aggression. Recently John McCain has revealed the blood lust driving American politics and the subservient role that the U.S. military plays to politicians whose only interest is their own well-being.
Press TV – US paying ‘craziest terrorists’ in Syria
The United States and its Western allies are funding “some of the craziest terrorists on the planet” who are fighting against the Syrian government, says an American analyst.
“They’ve been arming and supporting al-Qaeda and the extremist al-Nusra people against the Syrian people and they’ve got this tremendous carnage going on with huge loss of life by some of the craziest terrorists on the planet,” Jim W. Dean, managing editor and columnist at the Veterans Today, said in an interview with Press TV on Saturday.
Syria facing new ‘kinetic’ plots, The Syrian Army has gained full control over al-Rashedin District in the northern city of Aleppo following fresh advances in the strategic city.
Press TV – Syria Army gains control over Aleppo’s al-Rashedin district
globalresearch.ca – Britain’s Top Military Brass: The UK Must be Prepared “To Go to War”. “We Must Risk War with Syria”
Press TV – Turkey beefs up military presence near Syrian border
Turkey has deployed military unites along its border with Syria following clashes between a Syrian Kurdish armed party and al-Qaida-linked al-Nusra Front, a new report says.
The Friday report by Turkish daily, Hurriyet, said that Turkish F-16 jets and unmanned aerial vehicles have been scrambled from southeastern Turkey for patrolling over the border.
The Role of Turkey in the US-NATO-Israeli War on Syria, från 29 maj
When the U.S. and its allies launched the covert war on Syria in 2011, they were expecting that either Syria’s political establishment would collapse within a short duration or they would find a way to ignite an open war. As Syria’s leaders and people proved to be exceptionally resilient, increasingly more brutal means have been deployed to tear the country apart. Being at the forefront of this covert war in every respect, Turkey has been thoroughly complicit in monumental war crimes committed against the neighbouring people of Syria.
Press TV – Western banksters fund WWIII: Analyst
Press TV has conducted an interview with Ken O’Keefe, former US marine, from London, over recent developments in Syria, including bombing Lebanon from Syrian land and US stance on military strike against the crisis-hit country.
Press TV – Increasing number of fighters from US, Europe pour into Syria: US official‘
An increasing number of fighters from Europe and the United States are heading for Syria to join militants in the fight for the overthrow of Syrian government, says director of the US government’s National Counterterrorism Center.
“Syria has become really the predominant jihadist battlefield in the world,” Matthew Olsen said at the Aspen Security Forum in Aspen, Colorado, on Friday, Bloomberg reported.