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  • News Summary Intelligence Report Tuesday 1/21/2020 Newsdump Alert More US Military Injuries In Iraq

    01/21/2020 9:27:51 PM PST · by Nextrush · 4 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 1/21/2020 | Nextrush/Self
    The US Central Command announcing on the first day of the impeachment trial opened in Washington that more US troops serving at the Al-Asad Air Base in Iraq when Iranian missile struck the base earlier this month have been taken to Germany for treatment of concussion related injuries.... A former inspector with the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) told the UN Security Council that the group's report about an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria in April 2018 ran contrary to the findings of its own fact finding mission....... Speaking to the UN Conference on Disarmament...
  • News Summary-Intelligence Report Sunday 12/15/2019

    12/15/2019 8:46:18 PM PST · by Nextrush · 3 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 12/15/2019 | Nextrush/Self
    Over the weekend more evidence of a manipulation in reporting by the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons following an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma, Syria in April 2018..... More protests in Beirut Sunday mostly peaceful during the day with thousands around the country's parliament. But later on security forces using tear gas, water cannon and rubber bullets..... Protests in Hong Kong Sunday ahead of the Monday meeting between the territory's leader Carrie Lam and officials in Beijing..... Two suspected Chinese spies were expelled from the United States after they drove onto a military base in Virginia three...
  • INTERIM REPORT OF THE OPCW FACT-FINDING MISSION IN SYRIA

    07/06/2018 12:19:15 PM PDT · by mac_truck · 5 replies
    opcw.org ^ | July 6th 2018 | OPCW Technical Secretariat
    This document contains an update on the work of the OPCW Fact-Finding Mission in Syria (FFM) regarding the alleged use of toxic chemicals as a weapon in Douma, the Syrian Arab Republic, on 7 April 2018. The work of the FFM was conducted in accordance with preambular paragraph 8 and operative paragraphs 5 and 6 of decision EC-M-48/DEC.1 (dated 4 February 2015) and other relevant decisions of the OPCW Executive Council (hereinafter “the Council”), as well as under the Director-General’s authority to seek to uphold at all times the object and purpose of the Chemical Weapons Convention, as reinforced by...
  • Syrian medics 'subjected to extreme intimidation' after Douma attack

    04/17/2018 6:15:52 PM PDT · by BeadCounter · 12 replies
    Guardian ^ | Tue 17 Apr 2018 13.25 EDT | Martin Chulov in Beirut and Kareem Shaheen in Istanbul
    The head of the largest medical relief agency in Syria claims that medics who responded to the suspected gas attack in Douma have been subjected to “extreme intimidation” by Syrian officials who seized biological samples, forced them to abandon patients and demanded their silence. Dr Ghanem Tayara, the director of the Union of Medical Care and Relief Organisations (UOSSM) said doctors responsible for treating patients in the hours after the 7 April attack have been told that their families will be at risk if they offer public testimonies about what took place. A number of doctors who spoke to the...
  • From The Headquarters Of The White Helmets Who Reported Chemical Attack In Douma

    04/18/2018 11:10:15 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 10 replies
    Twitter ^ | 04/18/18 | Carla Ortiz
    From the headquarters of the #WhiteHelmets who reported D alleged #chemicalatack in #Douma Meet them & take your conclusionshttps://twitter.com/CarlaOrtizO/status/986060254277337089
  • Syrian Regime Accused of Carrying Out Deadly Car Bombings to Deter OPCW Probe

    04/18/2018 6:38:30 AM PDT · by BeadCounter · 24 replies
    al bawaba - syndigate.info ^ | April 17th, 2018 | None listed
    At least three civilians were killed and several others wounded on Monday night when two cars expoloded in the Syrian town of Douma, Eastern Ghouta, the site of a suspected chemical attack last Saturday. "Two cars exploded in Douma, which have killed three civilians and injured a number of others," local sources told al-Araby al-Jadeed The sources accused Syrian regime forces, who have now taken full control of the town, of carrying out the attack in order to delay the international investigation into the suspected use of chemical weapons by the Russian-backed Syrian regime which killed at least 49 civilians...
  • FRANCE: National Assessment - Syria: the facts

    04/14/2018 8:52:44 AM PDT · by UMCRevMom@aol.com · 26 replies
    open information and declassified data of French intelligence services ^ | April 14, 2018. | Ministry of the Armed Forces
    WARNING! Today, the MO of France has published an interesting report on the subject of chemical weapons in Syria. The document is compiled on the basis of open information and declassified data of French intelligence services and dated April 14, 2018. The main point in the report is that the analysis of evidence of the use of chemical weapons in the city of Duma on April 7, 2018 shows the absence of traces of installation and forgery on the records. The analysis of the situation shows that, with a high degree of probability, chemical weapons against the civilian population were...
  • McCain: Trump 'emboldened' Assad with comments on US withdrawal from Syria

    04/08/2018 7:19:46 PM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 97 replies
    CNN ^ | April 8, 2018 | Eli Watkins
    Washington (CNN) - Republican Sen. John McCain said Sunday that President Donald Trump's comments that the US military would leave Syria "very soon" had emboldened Syrian leader Bashar al-Assad, resulting in the reported chemical weapons attack Saturday that killed dozens of the country's civilians. "President Trump last week signaled to the world that the United States would prematurely withdraw from Syria," the Arizona senator said in a statement. "Bashar Assad and his Russian and Iranian backers have heard him, and emboldened by American inaction, Assad has reportedly launched another chemical attack against innocent men, women and children, this time in...