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Israel raises alert level fearing Islamic Jihad retaliation for Gaza tunnel bombing

(Haaretz)  The Israeli military took a number of steps on Monday to raise the alert level across the country. The move was apparently taken after Gaza-based militant group Islamic Jihad declared its intention to avenge the deaths of 12 members who were killed when the Israeli army blew up a tunnel under the Gaza-Israel border […]

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US Now Admits Syrian “Rebels” Have Used Chemical Weapons | Zero Hedge

(Zero Hedge) From the first moment chemical weapons were used on the Syrian battlefield, the American public was led to believe that only one side could possibly be responsible. The constant refrain in the echo chamber of US government officials and the mainstream media was that only the Assad government possessed chemical stockpiles and the […]

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Trump Saw A Disturbing Video, Then He Shut Down The CIA’s Covert Syria Program – Zero Hedge

(Zero Hedge) While we’ve carefully documented the dynamics in play behind Trump’s decision to end the CIA’s covert Syria program, as well as the corresponding fury this immediately unleashed among the usual hawkish DC policy wonks, new information on what specifically impacted the president’s thinking has emerged. Thomas Joscelyn, a Middle East analyst for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, explains […]

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Putin says US is preparing to bomb Syrian capital and will blame Bashar-al Assad – Mirror

(Mirror) Vladimir Putin has sensationally claimed that the US is preparing airstrikes on the Syrian capital – and will pin the blame on Bashar-al Assad’s forces. The Russian leader made the astonishing claim – that the US is planning to FAKE chemicals weapons attacks – during a joint press conference with the Italian President Sergio Mattarella. […]