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Biden Claims the US Is ‘Not At War,’ Despite Combat Deployments to Iraq and Syria, and Counter-Terror Missions in Africa

Speaking before the 76th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday, President Joe Biden concluded his speech by making a bold — and ultimately false — claim about the United States's military engagements abroad. "I stand…
Islamic State claims attack on Syrian gas pipeline
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Islamic State Claims Attack on Syrian Gas Pipeline

The Islamic State group on Saturday claimed an attack on a natural gas pipeline southeast of the capital Damascus which resulted in major power outages. In a statement, IS said that its fighters were able to "plant and detonate explosives on…
US Smuggles a Convoy of Stolen Oil Tankers from Syria to Iraq
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US Smuggles a Convoy of Stolen Oil Tankers from Syria to Iraq

The US military forces deployed in eastern Syria moved a convoy of tankers carrying stolen oil from Syria as well as trucks of military equipment into northern Iraq on Tuesday. US military forces relocated a convoy of tankers carrying stolen…
U.S. Military Denies, Israel Declines to Comment on Iraq-Syria Border Strike Reports
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U.S. Military Denies, Israel Declines to Comment on Iraq-Syria Border Strike Reports

The U.S. military has denied conducting airstrikes against Iraqi militias operating in eastern Syria near the border with Iraq, and Israeli forces would not comment on the alleged incident. Speaking on behalf of the U.S.-led coalition tasked…
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Top US Spy says Somalia, Yemen, Syria and Iraq Represent Greater Terrorist Threat than Afghanistan

Afghanistan is no longer the US' top concern among international terrorist threats to the American homeland, the nation's top spy said at an intelligence and national security conference in Washington on Monday, even amid ongoing fears from…
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Syria Ready to Transit Gas and Electricity to Crisis-hit Lebanon

Syria has agreed to help crisis-hit Lebanon by letting gas and electricity transit through its territory, an official said on Saturday during the first high-level visit from Beirut to Damascus since Syria’s civil war erupted. Harsh fuel shortages…
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Iran Condemns Irresponsibility toward Syria

Zahra Ershadi, Iran’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the United Nations, on Tuesday condemned indifference of the UN member states toward recent aggressions against Syria. In her speech, she called on all member states to “honor their…
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Syria Calls for Lifting Western Sanctions

Syrian Parliament Speaker Hammouda Sabbagh has slammed the Western sanctions imposed on the country as a violation of international Law, calling for the lifting of such measures completely. On Tuesday, Sabbagh, during his meeting with a visiting…
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Yemen, Hamas Pledge Support For Syria Against Foreign Aggression

Yemen’s defense minister has pledged support for the Syrian government in the face of “blatant foreign interference”, praising Damascus for standing up to the aggressive and hegemonic countries.Major General Mohammed Nasser al-Atefi made…
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US Forces Smuggle Dozens of Oil Tankers out of Syria

The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported yesterday, Thursday, that 55 vehicles, including oil tankers and US military escort convoy, made their way out of Syria headed towards Iraq via the Al-Waleed border crossing. According to local sources…