russia-insider.com – Syrian Army Has Reached the Iraqi Border, Cutting off the Americans at al-Tanf — Russian MoD
In essence, as Americans were busy bombing small Syrian groups entering their declared exclusion zone via the main road, a separate Syrian force staged a lightning-quick advance through roadless desert, well to the east of the ”deconfliction” zone enveloping the Americans.
Apparently in sync with the Syrian army move south, Iraqi forces likewise advanced against ISIS from their side and met on the border. Thus Syria has not just reached the formal Iraqi border, but actually re-established an actual link to Iraq:
almasdarnews.com – Syrian Army and allies fortify positions near Iraqi border
Syrian Ministry of Defense has published video footage of Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and allied paramilitary forces conducting a combat operation that ultimately led to reaching the Syrian-Iraqi border northeast of Al-Tanf border crossing.
rt.com – Syrian army reach Iraqi border, announce ‘strategic turning point’ in war on ISIS
The Syrian army, in cooperation with its allies, have taken control of a vast territory in southeastern Syria, reaching the border ”with friendly Iraq,” Syrian military officials have announced, describing it as a decisive moment in the fight against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL).
sputniknews.com – Syria War Almost Stopped as Groups ‘Sponsored’ by Riyadh, Doha Suspended Actions
”The situation has changed for the better after a memorandum on the creation of de-escalation zones in the Syrian Arab Republic was signed on May 4, 2017, in Astana. De facto the civil war in Syria has stopped,” chief of the Russian General Staff’s Main Operational Directorate Col. Gen. Sergei Rudskoy said Friday.
According to him, the Syrian people have started returning to liberated cities and towns.
sputniknews.com 8 juni – US-led Coalition Bombs Pro-Syrian Gov’t Forces Near al-Tanf for 3rd Time
Syrian Ambassador at UNSC Exposes Lies in a UN Report about Syria
”At the UNSC meeting discussing the Situation in the ‘Middle East’, the Council was presented with a report by the UN ‘Humanitarian Interventionists’ in Syria full of lies and fabrications written by the same enemies of Syria…! Syrian Acting Ambassador shreds it to pieces.”
globalresearch.ca – Western Sanctions Hit Syrian Medical Services and Hospitals, Aggravate Humanitarian Crisis
Theodore Postol om kemgas-händelsen den 4 april
The New York Times Video Analysis of the Events in Khan Sheikhoun April 4 2017 Attack: NONE of the Cited Forensic Evidence Supports the Claims
On April 26/27 2017 the New York Times released a video titled How Syria and Russia Spun a Chemical Strike. This video provides extensive forensic evidence that the New York Times used to develop its conclusions about an alleged nerve agent attack in Khan Sheikhoun on April 4, 2017. In this report, I show that NONE of the forensic evidence in the New York Times video and a follow-on Times news article supports the conclusions reported by the New York Times.