By Tony Cartalucci
The Wall Street Journal reveals that the US is citing claims from Israel’s Mossad
intelligence agency fed to the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)
US Attack on Syria Would be Illegal ‘Act of War’
By Alastair Crooke
For the US to launch a military strike without UN Security Council sanction would
constitute an illegal ‘act of war’ against a sovereign state. (The Kosovo precedent
cannot make an illegal act legal.)
Is Attacking Syria Necessary For US National Security?
By Glenn Greenwald
“OBAMA: The President does not have power under the Constitution to unilaterally
authorize a military attack in a situation that does not involve stopping an actual
or imminent threat to the nation.
Kucinich: Syria Strike Would Turn US Into ‘al Qaeda’s Air Force’
By Julian Pecquet
The administration is “rushing” to what could becoming “World War Three” based
on questionable evidence. Kucinich said.
Does Obama Know He’s Fighting On al-Qa’ida’s Side?
By Robert Fisk
You can bet your bottom dollar that the one target the Americans will not strike
in Syria will be al-Qa’ida or the Nusra front.
Killing Civilians to Protect Civilians in Syria
By Marjorie Cohn and Jeanne Mirer
A military attack would invariably kill civilians for the ostensible purpose of
showing the Syrian government that killing civilians is wrong.
When Grown Men Cry
Syrian Father Reunited With Toddler Son He Believed Was Killed In Chemical Attacks
This heartbreaking video shows the moment a Syrian father is reunited with his
young son who he thought had been killed.
U.S. Neocon Hawks Take Flight Over Syria
By Jim Lobe
A familiar clutch of neo-conservatives published a letter Tuesday urging President
Barack Obama to go far beyond limited military strikes against Syria.
The Broader Stakes of Syrian Crisis
By Ray McGovern
The more the Sunni and Shiite are fighting each other – and thus expending their
resources on internecine warfare – the better for Israel.
The War on Iran Begins…in Syria
By Eric Draitser
Despite the high-minded talk of humanitarianism, the US is advancing a transparently
neo-colonialist agenda aimed at securing hegemony in the region by destroying what
little opposition remains.
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