almasdarnews.com – Rebels will use chemical provocations to justify US airstrikes on Syrian government: Russian FM
Syrian rebels entrenched in the Eastern Ghouta region are on the process of stirring provocations by using chemical agents in order to pave the way for a potential US airstrikes against government positions, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said on Thursday.
“According to the available information, Syrian terrorist groups are planning staged provocations with the use of chemical weapons to ground the US airstrikes on the positions of Syria’s pro-government forces,” she said
almasdarnews.com – An apocalyptic battle unfolds in east Damascus as both sides throw in all they have
By far the pro-government offensive, led by the Syrian Arab Army’s (SAA) Republican Guard, to pinch out the militant-held bastion of Jobar is the largest of all the Rif Dimashq operations.
almasdarnews.com – 224 civilians killed by US airstrikes since Kurdish forces entered Raqqa
Civilians who managed to flee Raqqa reported that besides the ones who have been killed in coalition airstrikes, ISIS snipers have also killed dozens of civilians attempting to escape the raging battles and indiscriminate bombardment.
sputniknews.com – This is What US-Made TOW Missile Fragments Found Near Damascus Could Prove
According to Syrian political expert Sleiman Halil, the TOW fragments found near Damascus prove that Western countries have been supplying weapons to Syrian militant groups, including al-Nusra Front.
”The fragments with serial numbers prove that terrorists have US-made TOW anti-tank missiles. An investigation could trace the delivery routes, which would be rock hard evidence to the repeated claims about coordination between terrorists and the US military,” Halil told Sputnik.
syrianews.cc – Not Assad: Western Boycott Responsible for Misery in Syria
Marco Glowatzki is a master tailor and couturier; he lives in Hamburg, Germany. He spent 2 weeks in war-torn Syria, from December 2016 to January 2017. He traveled along, and, what he saw and experienced was in stark contrast to that propagated by the Main Stream Media. Katrin McClean spoke to him about what he had seen.