Daily Archive: March 5, 2020

Russia’s Saraqib Military Police Deployment Isn’t Against Turkey

The Russian military police’s deployment to the strategic city of Saraqib following the Syrian Arab Army’s reassertion of control there isn’t directed against Turkey like leading Syrian Alt-Media outlet Al-Masdar alleges since it was brought about by Hezbollah’s support, not the Russian Aerospace Forces’, and is aimed at ensuring a key provision of the September 2018 Sochi Deal between Russia...

Turkey and Syria Are at War Without a Declaration of War

Although Turkey has supported anti-Syrian government forces, especially terrorist organizations like ISIS and the Al-Qaeda affiliated Al-Nusra and Turkistan Islamic Party, since the very beginning of the Syrian War in 2011, no declaration of war has ever been announced between the two neighboring countries. Russia became militarily involved in 2015 and its intervention saw the quick defeat of ISIS and the recovery of large...

Flashpoints in Southern Syria Seek to Divide/Distract Syrian Gains in Idlib

Turkey and Israel continue their aggression against Syria in an increasingly overt and direct manner – and at the cost of what little if anything remained of either nation’s regional or international credibility. Now there is news of violence erupting in southern Syria in Daraa along the Syrian-Jordanian border in a replay of the initial US-engineered proxy war initiated against...