Kanske är det så att en förnyad samlad attack håller på att förberedas, för augusti-september. Specialtrupper från Storbritannien/USA t.ex. backar upp en ”rebell”-offensiv samtidgt som västmedierna drar igång en bred kampanj om att ”rebellerna” gör stora framsteg i striderna. I detta läge meddelar USA att man går in med trupper för att ”säkra” kemiska vapen så att de inte hamnar i händerna på extremister? Låter inte som ett osannolikt scenario.
Christof Lehmann – Top US General, “US is Preparing “Kinetic Strikes” against Syria”
The United States highest-ranking military officer, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Martin Dempsey, has said that the USA is deliberating whether it should or should not use military force in Syria, and that various scenarios, including “kinetic strikes” are being prepared.
The information correlates with recent intelligence, according to which US Special Forces in Jordan are training “rebels” for ground assistance during U.S. air raids against high profile military and political targets in Syria. A major, internationally backed, political and military campaign against Syria is expected in August and September.
english.ruvr.ru – Western countries responsible for Syrian people’s suffering – Syrian Deputy PM
Syrian Deputy Prime Minister, Qadri Jamil, has placed the blame for the current situation in his country primarily on Western countries, a Voice of Russia correspondent reports.
”The main responsibility for the siege should be placed on the West which is the main culprit of all the current sufferings of the Syrian people,” he said ahead of his meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in Moscow.
Press TV – Palestinian fighters take on Syrian militants at Yarmouk camp
Many Palestinian refugees have joined the Syrian Army in its fight against the foreign-sponsored militants at the Yarmouk refugee camp near the capital Damascus, Press TV reports.
Yarmouk camp is home to the largest Palestinian refugee community in Syria. The camp turned into a flashpoint area in Damascus when unrest broke out in the Arab country in 2011.
Press TV – Syria say Russia committed to S-300 systems contract
Syrian Deputy Prime Minister Qadri Jamil says all agreements for Russia’s contract to deliver S-300 air defense missile systems to Damascus are still in place.
Press TV – West, Israelis exploiting divisions in Syria case: Dean
Press TV has invited Jim W. Dean, the editor of the Veterans Today from Atlanta, to shed more light on the latest developments in the political scene in Syria.
Crisis in Syria is getting more complex. Kurdish fighters have been fighting al-Nusra and they have also fought the Syrian military earlier.
Cameron admits weapons could be in ‘bad guys’ hands in Syria
Press TV – Army continues mop-up ops across Syria, kills dozens of militants
Christof Lehmann – Syrian Sand Drawings – More Colorful than Red Lines in Sand of Troubled Coutry
Over the course of the last decade, a new art form has been added to the palette of arts, which are practiced in Syria, a country with a history of more than 5000 years of cultural development.
The colorful images are crafted with the most simple tools, colored sand, bottles, and sticks to move the sand.