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Venezuela’s Fight Against Socialism Has Brought Nation To Brink Of Civil War

After the rebels attacked the military base of “democratic socialist” Nicolas Maduro, the country spun even more out of control. And now, there are viable signs that military support for Maduro could be waning, and should it all fall apart, it could end in a violent and bloody civil war. According to experts, the key to determining…

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Debunking Neocon Propaganda Line-by-Line

What follows is a response to a July 26 article published at the Washington Post entitled “Why is the Trump Administration Empowering al-Qaeda in Syria?” penned by columnist Marc Thiessen. The article—while its headline sounds like something many non-interventionists would endorse—is so filled with errors, inaccuracies and omissions that it only seemed appropriate to address…

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The Daily Sheeple’s Will Porter on the Foreign Policy Focus Podcast #72

Daily Sheeple staff writer Will Porter joins host Kyle Anzalone to discuss a recent column running at the Washington Post on the Trump administration’s current policy in Syria. The offending article is so full of misinformation, omissions and inaccuracies that only a paragraph-by-paragraph rebuttal could begin to correct the spin. Show notes: “Debunking Neocon Propaganda Line-by-Line” – The Daily Sheeple Delivered by…

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Ceasefire Holds in Southwest Syria

A ceasefire agreement brokered by the United States and Russia was implemented in Southwestern Syria on Sunday. It appears to have held throughout Monday, despite minor violations. “The situation is relatively calm,” said Suhaib al-Ruhail, a spokesman for Alwiyat al-Furqan, a rebel faction active in al-Quneitra. Other rebel groups reported no significant fighting since the…

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Syrian White Helmets Volunteer Caught on Video Dumping Mutilated Corpses

A volunteer with the Syrian Civil Defense, more commonly known as the White Helmets, has been dismissed after he was depicted in a video dumping the bodies of mutilated Syrian soldiers alongside rebel fighters. “On 20 June 2017, a volunteer of SCD in Daraa Governorate was witnessed participating in an activity that violated the organisational…

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Despite U.S. Resistance, Syrian Forces Reach Iraqi Border

In what the Syrian Army General Command called a “turning point” in the conflict, the Syrian army and allied forces reached the border with Iraq on Friday, where for the last several weeks they have attempted to link up with allied fighters in the neighboring country. “This achievement constitutes a strategic turning point in the…

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ISIS War Minister Killed East of Aleppo

The Syrian army killed who they believe to be the War Minister of the Islamic State militant group in operations just east of Aleppo, Syrian military officials said Wednesday. The commander, Abu Musab al-Masri, was killed in operations on May 10, and was named among 13 other senior ISIS officials killed by the Syrian army…

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Hundreds of Syrian Rebels Evacuate Homs After Reconciliation Deal

Syrian rebels and their families left the last opposition-held district of the city of Homs on Sunday, after the implementation of a reconciliation deal that will put the city back under the control of the Assad government. “The city of Homs is completely clear of weapons and militants after completing the reconciliation deal in al-Waer…

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ISIS Fighters Caught Fleeing Syrian City Dressed as Women

Every time you hear about ISIS backed fighters brutally torturing and executing civilians, just remember that behind their monstrously evil facade, are real humans with real weaknesses. As their territory is slowly chipped away by a wide variety of forces in Syria and Iraq, we’re starting to see what these villains are really made of,…

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