Month: July 2017

As US regime-change operation in Syria fails, war-weary residents of Damascus struggle to survive

A report from inside Syria’s capital Damascus, battered by Western sanctions and filled with the internally displaced.

By Rania Khalek / AlterNet

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Flashy NATO Film Celebrates Baltic Nazi Collaborators Who Murdered Jews in Holocaust

Top historians slam NATO for lionizing the Forest Brothers, Baltic former Waffen SS fighters who voluntarily collaborated with the Nazis, as anti-communist heroes.

By Ben Norton / AlterNet

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CNN hired top al-Qaeda propagandist for award-winning Syria documentary and wants to cover its tracks

Star CNN correspondent Clarissa Ward worked with al-Qaeda “media man” Bilal Abdul Kareem to gain access to extremist rebel “heroes on the ground” in Syria.

By Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton / AlterNet


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