April 23, 2017

Five Lessons to Be Learned from the U.S. Strikes Against Assad.

Less than 72 hours after Bashar al-Assad used chemical weapons in Syria, America responded by targeting the air base used for the gas attacks. The primary motive for the strikes doubtless is to restore America’s moral leadership. The level of disharmony at the international level and the United Nations makes America the only power that […]

Two ex-Obama officials skewer their former boss: His inaction ‘left a more dangerous world’

Two men who served as top foreign policy advisers to former President Barack Obama are speaking out against their former boss, who they say made the world a “more dangerous” place. Barry Pavel, who sat on Obama’s national security council from 2008 to 2010 as senior director for defense policy and strategy, told Fox News […]

Egypt’s Coptic Christians Cancel Easter Celebrations After Palm Sunday Bombings

Churches in southern Egypt have canceled Easter Sunday celebrations in order to mourn the victims of dual suicide attacks on Palm Sunday. Dozens of worshipers were killed.   Christians in the region have been under attack by ISIS in recent years, suffering more than 40 attacks. According to the State Department, ISIS is waging a […]

The Number Of ISIS Fighters Killed By The MOAB Is Nothing Short Of Staggering.

Nearly 100 dead bodies have been pulled from Islamic State caves targeted Thursday by the largest non-nuclear bomb in the U.S. military’s arsenal, Afghan military officials told The Wall Street Journal. Afghan officials say the death toll is likely to increase as U.S. and Afghan Security Forces continue their damage assessment and clear the formerly […]

Free world is also to blame for mass murder in Syria.

Idlib, Syria. Not only is there no desire to stop the dreadful massacre, but there is no ability either (Photo: AFP) Never again, many people thought after World War II. The mass and unnecessary slaughter, including the horrors of the Holocaust, encouraged the international community to create news rules for the game. One result was […]

‘Mother of all bombs’ kills 36 Islamic State militants, Afghanistan officials say

Afghanistan officials said 36 Islamic State militants were killed when the U.S. dropped the “mother of all bombs” on a tunnel complex Thursday. The Afghanistan Ministry of Defense added in a statement Friday that there were no civilian casualties and that several Islamic State caves and ammunition caches were destroyed. The GBU-43B, a 21,000-pound conventional […]

Why the US dropped the ‘mother of all bombs’ in Afghanistan.

The U.S. military dropped a massive non-nuclear bomb on ISIS targets in Afghanistan Thursday – using the weapon for the first time ever partly to send the enemy a message, according to a U.S. Central Command spokesman. Operation Resolute Support dropped a GBU-43 Massive Ordnance Air Blast Bomb (MOAB) on “a huge beehive” of ISIS tunnels […]

BREAKING: US drops largest non-nuclear bomb on IS target in Afghanistan.

A GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast weapon on display outside the Air Force Armament Museum, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida (Wikipedia/Fl295/public domain) In first combat use of weapon, 11-ton ‘Mother Of All Bombs’ used in strike on jihadist cave complex The Pentagon said Thursday US forces in Afghanistan dropped the military’s largest non-nuclear bomb on […]

Obama Claimed ‘All’ of Syria’s Chemical Weapons Had Been Eliminated.

The Obama administration claimed that it negotiated with Syria and Russia to eliminate “100 percent” of Syria’s chemical weapons. After President Barack Obama’s 2012 “red line” warning to Syria about using chemical weapons, Syria launched a chemical attack in August 2013. But U.S. military action was avoided by the alleged Russian/American/Syrian diplomatic accomplishment, achieved without […]

Here Is The Evidence That Syria Was Behind Deadly Chemical Attack.

A senior administration official laid out evidence that the Syrian regime was behind the chemical attack in the country that killed at least 80 people last week. The official said intelligence gathered from social media accounts, open source videos, reporting, imagery, and geospatial intelligence showed that the chemical attack was a regime attack. “I don’t think […]

So, The Obama Administration Knew Syria Didn’t Hand Over All Its Chemical Weapons, But Lied To Us Anyway?

Life comes at you fast. That’s all I can say right now about the Obama administration’s disastrous Syrian policy that did nothing to stop bloodshed or hold any one accountable for that matter because it probably would have led to a military decision that President Obama didn’t want to make. In 2014, the administration celebrated […]

Tillerson: Russia Must Choose Between Assad and the U.S.

LUCCA, Italy (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson issued an ultimatum to Russia on Tuesday: Side with the U.S. and likeminded countries on Syria, or embrace Iran, militant group Hezbollah and embattled Syrian leader Bashar Assad. As he embarked on a trip to Moscow following urgent meetings in Italy with top diplomats, Tillerson […]

Russia, U.S. May Be on a Collision Course in Syria.

Two separate stories today highlight just how dicey the situation is getting between the U.S. and Russia. The Russian- and Iranian-backed Hezollah issued a clear warning to the U.S. that any further military action against Syrian forces would result in a “red line” being crossed and that they would respond militarily. Meanwhile, the White House […]

US Navy Carrier Group Inbound to Korean Peninsula

President Donald Trump is sending an aircraft carrier-led strike group to the Korean Peninsula in response to provocations form North Korea, according to CNN. After years of aggression and threats to destabilize the Pacific region, dictator Kim Jong Un has been defiant to recent U.S. sanctions. Last week, President Trump was briefed by the National Security Council […]

44 Dead, Over 100 Injured: ISIS Claims Responsibility For Palm Sunday Dual Suicide Bombings Against Egyptian Coptic Christians

Egyptian authorities report that at least 44 people were killed and more than 100 people were injured in dual suicide bombing attacks against Egypt’s besieged Coptic Christian community. The explosions occurred as Christians joined together in prayer to commemorate the birth of Christ on Palm Sunday. Reuters reports: The first bombing, in Tanta, a Nile […]

Former Obama Administration Official on Missile Strike: Trump Did The Right Thing

Tony Blinken, who served as deputy national security adviser under President Obama, told CNN President Trump was right for retaliating against Syria over the regime’s use of chemical weapons on its own people. “I think the president, John, did the right thing,” he told CNN’s John Berman. “Not only was this chemical attack just heinous […]

Smart Power: That Time Hillary Clinton Said Syria’s Bashar al-Assad Was A ‘Reformer’

The horrific chemical weapons attack in Syria has sort of put the final nail in the coffin on the narrative that Obama’s Syrian policy was a disaster. Sarin gas was reportedly used on the town of Khan Shaykhun in Idlib Province, which killed at least 80 people. On Thursday night, President Trump ordered a massive […]

China’s Xi Told Trump Strikes On Syria ‘Necessary When People Are Killing Children’

Chinese President Xi Jinping offered a degree of support for the U.S. missile strikes on Syria Thursday evening, according to Secretary of State Rex Tillerson. The Trump administration ordered the bombing of a Syrian airbase and indicated Syrian President Bashar al-Assad should be removed from power, in response to a chemical weapons attack the Pentagon […]

Flashback=> Susan Rice in January: We Were Able to Get Syrian Government to Voluntarily and Verifiably Give Up Chemical Weapons

On January 16, 2017, in Barack Obama’s final days in office National Security Adviser Susan Rice bragged to NPR that the administration was able to get Assad to give up his chemical weapons. “We were able to get the Syrian government to voluntarily and verifiably give up its chemical weapons stockpile.” Wrong again. On Tuesday […]

Pentagon: Russia May Have Directly Participated in Syrian Chemical Weapons Attack

A stunning update on Friday afternoon from the Associated Press said the Pentagon is investigating possible Russian participation in the Syrian regime’s chemical weapons attack. These officials also supported the dire suspicion that nearby hospitals were attacked to cover up evidence of the WMD deployment: The officials say Russia has failed to control the Syrian government’s use […]

President Trump explains why he ordered military strike on Syria in video statement

President Donald Trump released a video statement Thursday explaining the reasoning behind the  tomahawk missile attack against Syria. “On Tuesday, the Syrian dictator Bashar al-Assad, launched a horrible chemical weapons attack on innocent civilians,” Trump began. “Using a deadly nerve agent, Assad choked out the lives of helpless men, women, and children. It was a […]

Trump National Security Team All Agreed on Syria Strike

On Wednesday afternoon, the National Security Council convened in the White House, with President Donald Trump in the chair, to discuss how the United States would respond to Bashar al-Assad. Just a couple of hours earlier, in a press conference in the Rose Garden, Trump had denounced in strong terms the Tuesday chemical-weapons attack by […]

World Leaders Praise U.S. Strike on Syria, ‘Proportionate, Appropriate’

President Trump’s decision to launch an airstrike against a Syrian airbase thought to be the source of Tuesday’s chemical weapons attack drew widespread approval from European leaders, who deemed the assault proportionate and justified. On Thursday, the United States launched 59 Tomahawk missiles from two aircraft carriers in the Mediterranean Sea in response to the […]

Trump Rebukes Assad For ‘Heinous’ Attack, Says His Attitude Toward Syria Has ‘Changed Very Much’ – VIDEO

WASHINGTON — Donald Trump rebuked Bashar al-Assad and said the chemical attack in Syria that left dozens dead crossed “many, many lines.” The president said his attitude toward the country has “changed very much” during a press conference with King Abulldah of Jordan in the Rose Garden at the White House Wednesday.“A chemical attack that […]

Dozens Killed in Syria Gas Attack; Trump Blames Obama’s Red Line

A worker carries an injured child after an attack with an unknown chemical agent in Khan Shaykhun, Syria, on April 4, 2017. (Photo by Syrian Civil Defense) WASHINGTON — A new apparent chemical weapons attack on Syrian civilians prompted lawmakers to criticize the Trump administration for days ago demoting the priority of unseating Bashar al-Assad, while the […]

Report: STUNNING 9/11 testimony from “20th hijacker” could be a BIG problem for U.S.

Almost 17 years after the tragic 9/11 attacks, some are still searching for answers. It didn’t take long for officials to put the pieces together, blaming al Qaeda for the deadliest attack on American soil since Pearl Harbor. In less than a month, U.S. forces were on the ground fighting the world’s most deadly terrorist […]

With Trump’s Executive Orders Held Up In Court Over 8,400 Refugees Have Come To The U.S.

President Trump’s attempts to block refugee admittance through executive action have been stopped in federal court. Consequently, over 8,400 refugees have resettled in the U.S., according to State Department figures released Sunday. Trump’s first executive order called for a temporary ban on the resettlement of refugees for 120 days, and an indefinite ban on the entry […]

Al-Qaeda Order: ‘Do Not Consult Anybody to Kill Americans’

Defense Department officials released this aerial photograph taken after a March 16, 2017, U.S. strike in Jinah, Syria. The small building on the left is a mosque, Pentagon spokesman Navy Capt. Jeff Davis told reporters at the Pentagon on March 17. (DoD photo) A new bulletin from al-Qaeda released two days ago on social media […]

UN Outrageously Accuses Israel of Establishing ‘Apartheid Regime’

Yet another UN agency issues a biased and false report, this time accusing Israel of establishing an apartheid regime. Israeli Ambassador to the United Nations Danny Danon condemned a report by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia (ESCWA) that accuses Israel of establishing an “apartheid regime.” The report, titled “Israeli Practices towards […]

ANOTHER Court Strikes Down Trump’s New Immigration Executive Order. Here’s Everything You Need To Know.

In another blow to President Trump’s attempts to quash travel from terror-rich countries until better vetting procedures can be implemented, a federal judge in Hawaii put a nationwide hold on Trump’s immigration and refugee executive order. Again. The ruling is yet another incident of judicial overreach. The executive branch has clear powers in the area […]

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