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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, February 3rd, 2014

US Weapons for Syria Mercenaries arrive in Al-Mafraq

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : A US Air Force plane, loaded with weapons for Syria mercenaries, has arrived in the Jordanian town of Al-Mafraq, where the USA has maintained a presence, including Special Forces, CIA, More...

Russian President Vladimir Putin speaking with Air Force personnel. (archives)
By nsnbc On Sunday, July 23rd, 2017

Russia signed de-escalation zone deal with Syrian rebels

nsnbc : The Defense Ministry of the Russian Federation, on Saturday, said its officials had signed an agreement with “moderate Syrian rebels” at peace talks in the Egyptian capital Cairo, on how a safe More...

Norwegian SF (archives)
By Fahwad Al-Khadoumi On Monday, May 29th, 2017

Norwegian special forces in Syria for “Self Defense”: Defense Ministry

Fahwad Al-Khadoumi (nsnbc) : After being contacted about the presence of Norwegian special forces in Southern Syria last week, the Norwegian Defense Ministry stated that it cannot disclose operational details about More...

ISIS routes to Syria via Al-Anbar since 2012. Map Plottings: Red, Agha H. Amin. Blue, Christof Lehmann.
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By nsnbc On Tuesday, February 7th, 2017

Jordan Involved in Second Round of Syrian Ceasefire Talks in Astana

nsnbc : A second round of talks on the nationwide ceasefire in Syria was held in the capital of Kazakhstan, Astana. The talks were technical and concerned with joint monitoring and enforcement mechanisms. Importantly, More...

​Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Mashaal Al Zaben met with US Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey in 2013
By nsnbc On Monday, November 14th, 2016
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US Special Forces Killed in Jordan were CIA-Linked

nsnbc : Three U.S. Army Special Forces who were killed at during a shootout at a military base in Jordan on November 4 were linked to the CIA, concede U.S. officials. While the presence of US troops is being sold More...

Photo courtesy MSF
By nsnbc On Friday, September 23rd, 2016

Jordan seals Syrian border for medical care, keeps backdoor open for insurgents

nsnbc : Three months ago Jordan sealed its borders with Syria and denied access to essential medical care for refugees in two key areas in Jordan, while the country is keeping the backdoor open for so-called “rebels” More...

Dynamic Duo Cameron +
By Christof Lehmann On Thursday, September 15th, 2016

UK Parliamentary Investigation of Libya “Intervention” ignores Core Issues

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Foreign Affairs Select Committee of the UK’s lower house of parliament released a report on the British government’s involvement in Libya, in 2011, that led to the collapse More...

Queen Rania - Jordan
By nsnbc On Monday, April 25th, 2016

Jordan’s Queen Rania Visits Greek Refugee Camp Amidst Abuse of Refugees in Jordan

nsnbc : Queen Rania of Jordan visits the Greek island Lesbos on Monday to meet with refugees there. Meanwhile, Jordan has become notorious for abuse of Syrian refugees and provided bases for Al-Qaeda linked “rebels” More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, December 20th, 2015

Israeli – Turkish Charade About Gaza Continues

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Israel and Turkey reportedly held secret talks in Switzerland, aimed at reaching an understanding about normalizing relations which have been tense since the 2010 raid on the Gaza Freedom More...

By Christof Lehmann On Friday, November 13th, 2015
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ASPA’s Riyadh Declaration: Worth the Paper it’s written on?

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The fourth summit of South American and Arab Countries (ASPA) concluded with the Riyadh Declaration, widely touted as a major step against conflicts, terrorism and for cooperation between More...