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The Cycle of Lies, by Thierry Meyssan

Posted by M. C. Fox on May 3, 2018

http://www.voltairenet.org/article200978.html

When they want to condemn a suspect, the Western powers accuse him of all sorts of crimes until they’re ready to pronounce sentence. Truth and Justice have no say in the matter, the only thing that counts is their power. Let’s take another look at the accusation of the use of chemical weapons in Syria. Thierry Meyssan reminds us that although that particular case is only a few years old, the principle of claiming that Syria is guilty has been established for more than two thousand years. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tracing the Rush to War, by Craig Murray – The Unz Review

Posted by M. C. Fox on April 17, 2018

Nothing we have done in the Middle East has made sense. Everything we have done has led to misery.

http://www.unz.com/article/tracing-the-rush-to-war/#april-9th-the-rush-to-war

I have never ruled out the possibility that Russia is responsible for the attack in Salisbury, amongst other possibilities. But I do rule out the possibility that Assad is dropping chemical weapons in Ghouta. In this extraordinary war, where Saudi-funded jihadist head choppers have Israeli air support and US and UK military “advisers”, every time the Syrian army is about to take complete control of a major jihadist enclave, at the last moment when victory is in their grasp, the Syrian Army allegedly attacks children with chemical weapons, for no military reason at all. We have been fed this narrative again and again and again… Read the rest of this entry »

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Now Mattis Admits There Was No Evidence Assad Used Poison Gas on His People

Posted by M. C. Fox on February 10, 2018

The truth slips out occasionally, especially when the government storyline is so blatantly false.

Don’t count on this happening again anytime soon.

Maybe Maddog was slipped a Seymour Hersh article, maybe one on Hillary.

http://www.newsweek.com/now-mattis-admits-there-was-no-evidence-assad-using-poison-gas-his-people-801542

Lost in the hyper-politicized hullabaloo surrounding the Nunes Memorandum and the Steele Dossier was the striking statement by Secretary of Defense James Mattis that the U.S. has “no evidence” that the Syrian government used the banned nerve agent Sarin against its own people. Read the rest of this entry »

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