Syria News Links 19-20 April 2018

20 April 2018 16:35:10 — williambowles.info

Russia in contact with militants in Syria to enssure OPCW access to Douma
http://tass.com/world/1000997

US strike on Syria shows readiness to use force in its interests, Russian official says
http://tass.com/politics/1000991

Washington Forces Its Allies to Accept a Bipolar World
https://www.globalresearch.ca/washington-forces-its-allies-to-accept-a-bipolar-world/5637028

Israel Supports Syria “Opposition” Terrorists out of the Occupied Golan Heights. Sabotage of the Peace Process
https://www.globalresearch.ca/israel-supports-syria-opposition-terrorists-out-of-the-occupied-golan-heights-sabotage-of-the-peace-process/5636933

How Western “Journalism” Fulfills George Orwell’s Prediction of “Newspeak”
https://www.globalresearch.ca/how-western-journalism-fulfills-george-orwells-prediction-of-newspeak/5636941

UNHCR Iraq Syria situation operational update (January – March 2018)
https://reliefweb.int/report/iraq/unhcr-iraq-syria-situation-operational-update-january-march-2018

“First Joust” and The Strike on Syria
https://www.globalresearch.ca/first-joust-and-the-strike-on-syria/5636923

Russia opposes efforts to break up Syria, or keep foreign forces on its soil — Lavrov
http://tass.com/politics/1000903

  The US Knows How to Pull Out Its Forces While Simultaneously Maintaining a Military Presence in Syria
https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2018/04/20/us-knows-how-pull-out-its-forces-while-simultaneously-maintaining-military-presence-syria.html

Syria — Who Is Stalling the OPCW Investigation In Douma?
https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2018/04/20/syria-who-stalling-opcw-investigation-douma.html

US-Led Syria Aggression and Lies, But Where”s the Justice?
https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2018/04/20/us-led-syria-aggression-and-lies-but-where-justice.html

Syria News Links 19-20 April 2018
https://williambowles.info/2018/04/20/syria-news-links-19-20-april-2018/

Syria returns Legion d’honneur to France because Assad will not wear award of ‘slave country’ to US
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/syria-assad-legion-dhonneur-award-france-slave-country-us-latest-updates-a8313546.html

Syrian War Report – April 19, 2018: Journalists Find Boy Filmed In Staged Video Of Chemical Attack In Douma
https://williambowles.info/2018/04/20/syrian-war-report-april-19-2018-journalists-find-boy-filmed-in-staged-video-of-chemical-attack-in-douma/

Did the West Just Lose World War III by Forfeit?
https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2018/04/20/did-west-just-lose-world-war-iii-by-forfeit.html

A total success? Some glitches in the Western Bombing of Syria
http://www.voltairenet.org/article200849.html

Bolton Met Russian Ambassador Antonov at White House to Discuss Ukraine, Syria
https://sputniknews.com/us/201804201063736930-bolton-antonov-meet-white-house/

Syria: Boy in White Helmets FAKE Chemical Attack Video Reveals Truth
https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2018/04/20/syria-boy-white-helmets-fake-chemical-attack-video-reveals-truth.html

Syria in 2018 is not Iraq in 2003
https://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/syria-2018-iraq-2003-180419144317070.htm

Public Radio’s McCarthyite Smear of Black Activists Shows Danger of Russia Panic By Adam Johnson
https://williambowles.info/2018/04/20/public-radios-mccarthyite-smear-of-black-activists-shows-danger-of-russia-panic-by-adam-johnson/

After Syria Strikes, Drumbeat Grows for Wider US War
https://www.globalresearch.ca/after-syria-strikes-drumbeat-grows-for-wider-us-war/5636953

Will the US confront Iran’s forces in Syria?
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/04/confront-iran-forces-syria-180419080427756.html

US military-intelligence apparatus presses for further strikes on Syria
http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/04/20/syri-a20.html

Merkel, Macron meet in Berlin as Syrian strike deepens conflicts inside NATO
http://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2018/04/20/merk-a20.html

World War 3: Iraq ‘JOINS FORCES’ with Syria, Russia and Iran as US tensions risk SOARING
https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/948759/world-war-3-Iraq-airstrikes-joins-forces-syria-russia-iran-US-tensions-rise

Canada Anti-war Demonstration against US-UK-French Missile Attacks on Syria, Toronto, April 22
https://www.globalresearch.ca/canada-anti-war-demonstration-against-us-uk-french-missile-attacks-on-syria-toronto-april-22/5636795

Syrian War Report – April 19, 2018: Journalists Find Boy Filmed In Staged Video Of Chemical Attack In Douma
http://thesaker.is/syrian-war-report-april-19-2018-journalists-find-boy-filmed-in-staged-video-of-chemical-attack-in-douma/

Awesome Airstrike On ISIS Building On The Syria/Iraq Border
https://www.liveleak.com/view%3Ft%3Dkwrr3_1524186431

US claims Russia, Syria trying to sanitize locations of suspected chemical attack in Douma
http://tass.com/world/1000832

US Military Focus Shifts from Iraq, Syria to Afghanistan, Bombing Report Shows
https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201804201063736647-US-Military-Focus-Shifts-to-Afghanistan-Bombing-Report/

19 April 2018

Iraq/Syria: Iraqi operations against Islamic State positions April 18-19
https://www.garda.com/crisis24/news-alerts/111596/iraqsyria-iraqi-operations-against-islamic-state-positions-april-18-19

How the Guardian newspaper fulfills George Orwell’s prediction of ‘Newspeak’
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheGreanvillePost/~3/b32Maat3yFg/

Bombing of Syria exposes pro-war politics of France’s New Anti-capitalist Party
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheGreanvillePost/~3/8gZS7KxiD3w/

Iraq carries out first cross-border air raid in Syria, targeting ISIS
https://thedefensepost.com/2018/04/19/iraq-first-cross-border-airstrikes-syria-isis/

Iraq Just Dropped Bombs In Syria — With Help From The Assad Regime
https://taskandpurpose.com/iraq-bombs-syria-isis-assad/

Iraq Bombs ISIS ‘Terrorist Death Machine’ in Syria, Siding With US Foes Russia and Iran
http://www.newsweek.com/iraq-joins-us-russia-war-against-isis-syria-who-really-winning-893490

Iran’s Entrenched Footprint in Iraq and Syria
https://www.hudson.org/events/1550-iran-s-entrenched-footprint-in-iraq-and-syria42018

Britain should ‘move in the direction of friendship’ with Bashar al-Assad, former UK ambassador to Syria says
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/britain-friendship-assad-syria-former-ambassador-civil-war-lord-green-airstrikes-theresa-may-a8313116.html

Conservative Democrats could be about to make a warmonger America’s chief diplomat
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheCanary/~3/6MlVFZvpjGE/

SYRIA: CIA-MI6 Intel Ops and Sabotage
https://www.globalresearch.ca/syria-cia-mi6-intel-ops-and-sabotage/29126

Iraq says it carried out air raid against IS in Syria
http://www.spacewar.com/afp/180419181015.inl7vkn3.html

A Conservative MP is now regretting the ‘disgraceful’ jolly he had in Iraq
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheCanary/~3/6FLRwvjVwJE/

Iraq orders air strikes against ISIS militants inside Syria
http://english.alarabiya.net/en/News/middle-east/2018/04/19/Iraq-orders-air-strikes-against-ISIS-militants-inside-Syria.html

Emails reveal White Helmets tried to lobby ex-Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters
https://williambowles.info/2018/04/19/emails-reveal-white-helmets-tried-to-lobby-ex-pink-floyd-frontman-roger-waters/

Iran’s defense minister visits Iraq to promote security ties
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/europe/irans-defense-minister-visits-iraq-to-promote-security-ties/2018/04/19/e70556f8-43f0-11e8-b2dc-b0a403e4720a_story.html

Iran’s defense minister visits Iraq to promote security ties
http://www.sacbee.com/news/nation-world/article209334609.html

Israel and its Democratic Party friends complain — Trump gave Syria to Russia ‘on a silver platter’
http://mondoweiss.net/2018/04/susan-trump-should/

Iraq cites militant threats, strikes ISIS positions in Syria
https://www.bignewsnetwork.com/news/257058608/iraq-cites-militant-threats-strikes-isis-positions-in-syria

Diplomat: Al-Nusra seeks to create autonomous authority in southern Syria with US support
http://tass.com/politics/1000786

US Nuclear Submarine that Struck Syria ‘Not Welcome’ Back to Naples, Italy
https://www.globalresearch.ca/us-nuclear-submarine-that-struck-syria-last-week-not-welcome-back-to-naples-italy/5636846

Debunking Ten Lies About Syria and Assad
https://www.globalresearch.ca/debunking-10-lies-about-syria-and-assad/5636830

Iraq, Iran, Syria and Russia? the joint intelligence-sharing headquarters in Baghdad today.
https://iraq.liveuamap.com/en/2018/19-april-iraq-iran-syria-and-russia-the-joint-intelligencesharing

Syria Douma “Chemical Attack”: “It was Hypoxia [Lack of Oxygen] Not a Gas Attack.” Al Qaeda “Rebels” in Possession of Chemical Weapons
https://www.globalresearch.ca/syria-douma-attack-it-was-hypoxia-lack-of-oxygen-not-a-gas-attack-al-qaeda-rebels-in-possession-of-chemical-weapons/5636860

The Dirty War on Syria and The Globalization of War: Special Offer
https://www.globalresearch.ca/the-dirty-war-on-syria-and-the-globalization-of-war-special-offer/5560516

Iran, Iraq, Syria, Russia Hold ‘anti-Terrorism’ Meet
https://english.almanar.com.lb/488893&ct=ga

After Washington’s aggression: Syria will win
http://thesaker.is/after-washingtons-aggression-syria-will-win/

Syria, Iran and ‘chaos in international relations’
http://thesaker.is/syria-iran-and-chaos-in-international-relations/

Iran, Iraq, Syria, Russia hold ‘anti-terrorism’ meet
http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/04/19/iran-iraq-syria-russia-hold-anti-terrorism-meet-.html

How the Guardian newspaper fulfills George Orwell’s prediction of ‘Newspeak’
http://washingtonsblog.com/2018/04/how-the-guardian-newspaper-fulfills-george-orwells-prediction-of-newspeak.html

Syria: Rebels in Dumayr agree to leave after Ghouta devastation
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/04/syria-rebels-dumayr-agree-leave-ghouta-devastation-180419140357023.html

Iraq carries out airstrikes against Islamic State inside Syria
https://www.iraqinews.com/iraq-war/iraq-carries-out-airstrikes-against-islamic-state-inside-syria/

Iraq launches ‘deadly strikes’ against ISIL inside Syria
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/04/iraq-fighter-jets-strike-isil-targets-syria-180419125454310.html

Iraq fighter jets strike ISIL targets inside Syria
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/04/iraq-fighter-jets-strike-isil-targets-syria-180419125454310.html

Iraq carries out air strikes on Islamic State in Syria
https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/iraq-carries-out-air-strikes-on-islamic-state-in-syria/ar-AAw3BYE

Iraq Bombs ISIS Targets in Syria
https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1242851/iraq-bombs-isis-targets-syria

Russian diplomat claims smoke barrels from Salisbury found in Syria
http://tass.com/politics/1000732

On the Reaction to the U.S. Strike in Syria. Imperative of an Anti-War Movement. What Comes Next?
https://www.globalresearch.ca/on-the-reaction-to-the-u-s-strike-in-syria-no-anti-war-movement-what-comes-next/5636804

About those ‘Nice, New, Smart’ Missiles and the ‘Chemical Weapons’ Sites in Syria
https://www.globalresearch.ca/about-those-nice-new-smart-missiles-and-the-chemical-weapons-sites-in-syria/5636807

Iraq hits Islamic State inside Syria with ‘deadly’ air strikes
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/iraq-coordinated-syrian-government-anti-air-strikes-military-spokesman-812793239

Poll Shows Americans Support the Invasion of Syria, Reveals What Americans Misunderstand About that War
https://www.globalresearch.ca/poll-shows-americans-support-the-invasion-of-syria-reveals-what-americans-misunderstand-about-that-war/5636798

Syria airstrikes ‘had limited impact’ on Assad’s ability to launch chemical attacks, despite Trump claims
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/syria-airstrikes-assad-chemical-attacks-trump-twitter-claims-us-action-a8312126.html

The Latest: Russia: Syria found German chlorine in Ghouta
https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/the-latest-iraq-strikes-islamic-state-targets-in-syria/2018/04/19/2120ba8a-43ce-11e8-b2dc-b0a403e4720a_story.html   The Latest: Iraq strikes

As Lies on Syrian Gas Attack Unravel, US and UK Shift to Claims of Russian “Cyber War”
https://www.globalresearch.ca/as-lies-on-syrian-gas-attack-unravel-us-and-uk-shift-to-claims-of-russian-cyber-war/5636801

Iraq targets Daesh positions inside Syria, coordinates operation with Assad regime
https://www.dailysabah.com/mideast/2018/04/19/iraq-targets-daesh-positions-inside-syria-coordinates-operation-with-assad-regime

Now Iraq Has Started Bombing Syria Too
http://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/20237/now-iraq-has-started-bombing-targets-in-syria-too

Iraq air force carry out strikes against ISIS in Syria
https://www.thenational.ae/world/mena/iraq-air-force-carry-out-strikes-against-isis-in-syria-1.723054

REFILE-UPDATE 1-Iraq carries out air strikes on Islamic State in Syria
https://uk.reuters.com/article/mideast-crisis-iraq-syria/refile-update-1-iraq-carries-out-air-strikes-on-islamic-state-in-syria-idUKL8N1RW3YN

Iraq Says Its Air Force Carried Out “Deadly” Air Raid Against ISIS In Syria
https://www.ndtv.com/world-news/iraq-says-its-air-force-carried-out-deadly-air-raid-against-isis-in-syria-1839942

Iraq launches airstrikes on IS positions inside Syria
http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-04/19/c_137123042.htm

Iraq Says It Carried out Air Raid against ISIL in Syria
http://english.almanar.com.lb/488794

Iraq Coordinated With Syrian Government on anti-IS Air Strikes
https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/syria/iraq-coordinated-with-syrian-government-on-anti-is-air-strikes-1.6012547

Iraq Carries Out Air Strikes on Islamic State in Syria
https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-04-19/iraqi-airstrikes-target-islamic-state-positions-in-syria-pms-office

Iraq Coordinated With Syrian Government on Anti-IS Air Strikes -Military Spokesman
https://www.usnews.com/news/world/articles/2018-04-19/iraq-coordinated-with-syrian-government-on-anti-is-air-strikes-military-spokesman

Iraq coordinated with Syrian government on anti-IS air strikes, says military
http://www.jpost.com/Breaking-News/Iraq-coordinated-with-Syrian-government-on-anti-IS-air-strikes-says-military-551245

Iraq launches air strikes against IS positions in Syria
https://www.rte.ie/news/world/2018/0419/955689-syria/

Syria News Links April 18-19 2018
https://williambowles.info/2018/04/19/syria-news-links-april-18-19-2018/

Iraq Air Force Conducts Anti-Daesh Strikes in Syria
https://sputniknews.com/middleeast/201804191063712652-iraq-strikes-syria-daesh/