3 January 2016 — Global Research
On Syria’s Continued Resistance, Russia and the Threat to Western Power
By Ghada Chehade, January 03 2017
As a new year begins I wish to reflect on the Syrian government’s continued resistance and impending victory—with the help of the Russian military—against western backed terrorist forces. The defense of Syria, after an almost six-year-long proxy offensive against it, has served a blow to the western imperial agenda while greatly strengthening Russia’s position globally.