ICH 29 May 2013: Time for Russia to Make a Stand

29 May 2013 — Information Clearing House

Syrian Rebel Alliance Openly Threatens Ethnic Cleansing

By Alex Newman

The rebel FSA spokesperson said in a TV interview that minority communities would be “wiped off the map” if the regime’s forces managed to capture the city of Al-Qusair.



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ICH 24 May 2013: The Real Reason For US Drone Attacks

24 May 2013 — Information Clearing House

Syria: Opposition’s Booby Trap Blueprint for Qusayr

By Radwan Mortada

“The battle will be long and Qusayr is completely booby-trapped and will turn into a ball of fire as soon as Nasrallah’s men step inside.” He concludes, “We succeeded in luring Hezbollah’s fighters and Assad’s army to where we wanted.”



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New at Strategic Culture Foundation 12-18 May 2013: Syria / Venezuela-US / Libya / Gold / Pakistan

18 May 2013 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Can There be Rapprochement in Syria? (II)

18.05.2013 | 12:04 | Najmuddin A. SHAIKH

New routes for supplying the Syrian opposition with arms have now been opened through Jordan. Qatar is said to have expended $3 billion for providing arms to the opposition and assistance to the Syrian refugees. Now Saudi Arabia is apparently taking the lead in the supply of arms through this new route.More carnage lies ahead and therefore any and every effort to find a solution no matter how hopeless it may seem must be pursued… more

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ICH 12 May 2013: Ronald Reagan: Accessory to Genocide Claims

12 May 2013  — Information Clearing House

Buying Time in Syria

By Phil Greaves

The current softening of US rhetoric is merely a smokescreen to enable the US Government and its autocratic GCC (Gulf Co-Operation Council) allies to shift strategies and proxy allegiances.



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WikiLeaks / Bradley Manning Newslinks 12 May 2013

12 May 2013 — williambowles.info


WikiLeaks: NSA Menon apprised US about PM Singh’s frustration over Pakistan


WikiLeaks reveal that National Security Advisor Shivshankar Menon told US embassy that PM Manmohan Singh was confused and frustrated on how to deal with Pakistan. “Menon confirmed that, fundamentally, the PM was frustrated and confused about who …



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ICH 8 May 2013: A Look Into Your Future

8 May 2013 — Information Clearing House

The West and its Allies Cynically Bleed Syria to Weaken Iran

By Seumas Milne

If western politicians were really interested in saving lives, they would use their leverage to negotiate a settlement.



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ICH 4 May 2013: Israel Bombs Damascus – Launches Another Attack On Syria

4 May 2013 — Information Clearing House


Israel Launches Another Attack On Syria

Explosions shake Damascus; Syria blames Israel 

By Reuters

Explosions shook Damascus early on Sunday and Syrian state television said Israeli rockets had struck a military research centre on the outskirts of the capital.



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New at SCF 20-27 April 2013: Gold / Korea / Chechnya / EU / Caucasus / Afghanistan / Serbia /Pakistan / Tsarnaev

26 April 2013 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Gold: Back to Money World (II)

27.04.2013 | 00:00 | Valentin KATASONOV

There are two interpretations of the reasons behind the military intervention against Libya – the defense of human rights and the desire to grab the Gaddafi’s oil. Both are wrong. The real reason is the fact, that Colonel Gaddafi was brave enough to follow the example of General De Gaulle. He tried to bring into life the idea of getting away from paper money in favor of gold standard. By doing so he threatened the owners of printing press or, in other words, the major share owners of the private company under the name of the US Federal Reserve System… 

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ICH 25 April 2013: Chuck Hagel’s Amazing Overnight Transformation on Syria’s Use of Chemical Weapons

25 April 2013 — Information Clearing House


Engineering Consent For Attack On Syria

Syria Has Used Chemical Weapons: Chuck Hagel


President Barack Obama has said the use of chemical weapons would be a “game-changer” in the U.S. position on intervening in the two-year-old Syrian civil war.



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ICH 23 April 2013: Secret Story Behind Obama’s Assassination of Two Americans in Yemen

23 April 2013 — Information Clearing House

“Dirty Wars”

The Secret Story Behind Obama’s Assassination of Two Americans in Yemen

By Democracy Now!

The U.S. has basically outsourced anything vaguely resembling intelligence in Yemen to a network of Saudi spies and to Saudi intelligence.



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ICH 20 April 2013: Congressman Calls for ‘Surveillance’ of Muslims

20 April 2013 — Information Clearing House

Preparing For Israeli strike On Iran?

Reversing policy, US will sell Israel aerial refueling planes

By Times of Israel staff

Israel will for the first time be permitted to purchase US aerial refueling planes and other ultra-sophisticated military equipment that could prove vital to any Israel strike against Iran’s nuclear facilities.



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Interview: “My Afghanistan – Life in the Forbidden Zone” by Nagieb Khaja, Ian Sinclair

19 April 2013 — New Left Project

Nagieb Khaja, a well-known journalist and filmmaker in Denmark, has travelled extensively in Afghanistan since 2004. In 2008 he was kidnapped by the Taliban. His new documentary ’My Afghanistan – life in the forbidden zone’ provides civilians in Helmand province with camera phones, thus giving a voice to those normally ignored by the Western media. Continue reading this...

ICH 17 April 2013: Did The FBI Know About Boston Bombing Beforehand?

17 April 2013 — Information Clearing House

After Reports of a Bombing Suspect in Custody, Boston Police Say No Arrest



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ICH 16 April 2013: Boston, Cowardice & America the Blind

16 April 2013 — Information Clearing House

Syria’s Civilian Suffering

Western Imperialism Resorts to Medieval Barbarity

By Finian Cunningham

How could such a rapid descent into barbarism be possible?



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