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Under-Reported UN Investigation Points to Rebel Use of Chemical Weapons in Syria

February 12, 2014


By Stephen Gowans It can’t be said that the media failed to mention it altogether, because The New York Times made passing reference to it on December 12 (Chemical Arms Used Repeatedly in Syria, U.N. Says).Other media outlets did too. They just didn’t give it much coverage. The ‘it’ was the finding of the UN […]

What Is Really Going On In Syria: Insider Update

February 6, 2012


In this article Boris Dolgov, a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Oriental Studies in Moscow, reports on his recent trip to Syria. His field investigation is particularly valuable since most of the information about Syria in recent months has emanated from Beirut, Paris or London. Professor Dolgov confirms that, […]