25 mars

Ett par länkar om den senaste utvecklingen i Syrien, och några om vad som har hänt de senaste åren.

almasdarnews.com – Syrian Army, Hezbollah officially enter Palmyra City

It has been nearly 10 months since the government forces have had a presence inside of Palmyra (Tadmur); however, this changed on Friday, as several units from the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) broke-through the Islamic State of Iraq and Al-Sham’s (ISIS) defenses and reentered this ancient desert city in the Homs Governorate.

SouthFront: Syrian Army launches operation to break siege of Deir Ezzor after liberation of Palmyra

Viktig artikel av Sharmine Narwani – How narratives killed the Syrian people

Four key narratives were spun ad nauseam in every mainstream Western media outlet, beginning in March 2011 and gaining steam in the coming months.
– The Dictator is killing his “own people.”
– The protests are “peaceful.”
– The opposition is “unarmed.”
– This is a “popular revolution.”

Ny artikel av Tim Anderson – Watchdogs to Attack Dogs: Western Liberal Media Failures on Syria

Föredrag av Tim Anderson – Syria: Five Years of War

Ännu ett föredrag från samma tillfälle – Jasmine Saadat – Syria: Five Years of War https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8XooUltPBoM

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