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On Syria, Academic Freedom, and Responsibility

"The duty of intellectuals should be to ensure accountability, not to engage in frivolous revisionism" Last week I noticed how a UK academic had loudly...

Syria Daily: Iran Gives Assad Another Display of Support

Deputy Iranian Foreign Minister leads delegation to Damascus LATEST 4 Killed in Latest Pro-Assad Airstrikes on Southern Idlib TUESDAY FEATURES Russia’s Interview with Syria’s “No Chemical Attack” Boy...

“Crazy Club”: Inside the UK Delegation Propping Up Assad’s Propaganda

Gareth Browne reports for The National on his trip to Damascus with a UK delegation last week. Several of the delegation's members have made recurrent...

How an Obscure UK Blogger Became Russia’s Top Disinfo Warrior Over...

How Vanessa Beeley helps Moscow turn White Helmets rescuers into "legitimate targets" Chris York writes for the Huffington Post UK: See also Are Academics at UK...

TrumpWatch, Day 452: Overruling Officials, Trump Rejects New Sanctions on Russia

Trump looks to get back on good terms with Putin Developments on Day 452 of the Trump Administration: Donald Trump overrules his national security officials and...

Syria Daily: US to Keep Troops in Country

UPDATE 1900 GMT: Inspectors from the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons are still being blocked by the Assad regime and Russia from...

Podcast: Week in Review — US-UK-France Strikes v. Assad’s Chemical Attacks

In a special weekly review with talkRADIO's Alexis Conran and former UK MP Nick DeBois --- who voted against British military intervention following the...

Syria Daily: France Warns of Humanitarian Disaster in Opposition Idlib

Foreign Minister Le Drian of Russia's protection of Bashar al-Assad: “There is a denial of reality, and we have seen this several times. SUNDAY FEATURES The...

US Warns of More Strikes v. Assad Regime’s Chemical Attacks

UPDATE 1500 GMT: Iran has provided cover for its ally by insisting that there is no evidence of a chemical attack on the East...

The Players in Syria and What They Want

"Even within the areas it has regained, the regime’s hold is tenuous." Amid the Assad regime's latest chemical attacks and the US-UK-France airstrikes in response,...

Russia’s Helpers — Disinformation and Conspiracy Trolling After Assad’s Latest Chemical...

How Russia and its social media allies are "running interference for the Assad regime" with latest false claims and attacks on rescuers, journalists, and...

Iran Daily: Tehran Backs Ongoing Attacks by Syria’s Assad Regime

The Iranian regime has put on a high-profile display of backing for its Syrian ally, not only defending the Assad regime's chemical attacks but...