KURDS FIND THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS

The only surprise in this is that it did not take place sooner. The Syrian Kurds fought bravely and won the fight against ISIS. They were the only American financed and controlled force to do so. They were expecting a reward. Instead, as confirmed in Manbij, the US made a gift of their territory to…

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SYRIA, THE END GAME?

Looking back to 2011, when it all started, one cannot help but wonder how so much suffering produced no visible achievement other than rubble and refugees. The dreams of a democratic revolution, supported by force of arms, ended in a nightmare. It all began in an effort to contain Iran from reaching the Mediterranean, with…

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ΤΟ ΝΕΟ ΒΙΕΤΝΑΜ, ΑΠΟ ΤΟ ΑΦΓΑΝΙΣΤΑΝ ΩΣ ΤΗΝ ΜΕΣΟΓΕΙΟ

Η κατά χώρα εξέταση της διαρκούς όξυνσης των πραγμάτων, κρύβει μια ολιστική θεώρηση της κατάστασης. Στις 27 Απριλίου 2017 ο Πρόεδρος Τραμπ εξουσιοδότησε το Πεντάγωνο να αποφασίζει αυτό για  την αύξηση τού  αριθμού  του Αμερικανικού  στρατιωτικού προσωπικού που θα μάχεται στην Συρία. Γνωρίζουμε ότι έκτοτε ο αριθμός των Ε.Δ. των ΗΠΑ αυξήθηκε αλλά δεν γνωρίζουμε …

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THE SYRIAN IMBROGLIO

The Syrian problem started simply. Within the maelstrom of the Arab Spring it was considered easy to get rid of Assad and establish a democratic government in Syria. This would have the additional benefit for the West that Russia would be thrown out from its last base in the Med,in Tartus,Syria. The calculation was wrong.…

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