(ZH) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has continued warning that terrorist groups as well as a ‘flood of refugees’ will show up on Europe’s shores if the Tripoli government were to fall to renegade General Khalifa Haftar, amid his continued offensive to control the Libyan capital. Erdogan’s statement came a day before he heads to Berlin for a major peace conference which will attempt to halt the fighting. →
The Pentagon Is Spending $2.2 Billion To Arm Syrian Rebels & Falsify Paperwork http://www.collective-evolution.com A joint report published yesterday by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Program (OCCRP) and the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN) alleged that the Pentagon is supplying up to $2.2…Read more
Israel has long dismissed concrete evidence that it is playing a part (supporting and funding rebels) in the West-backed civil war in Syria, which has left thousands of people dead and millions displaced. But Israel has now been shot down by the very rebels it has been supporting since the start of the war.
A spokesman for a Syrian rebel group known as Fursan al-Joulan, or the Knights of the Golan, has told theWall Street Journal that his fighters receive up to $5,000 every month from the Israeli government in exchange of protecting oil and gas reserves in the highly contentious Golan Heights. The Golan Heights originally belonged to Syria. Israel annexed the region by force (now administering two-thirds of the area) after the Six-Day War in 1967…