Turkey and US Training More Terrorists to Overthrow Syrian Government

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What’s in a name, from Peaceful protestors to Rebels, FSA, Al Nusra, Al Qaeda to ISIL/ISIS and now back to Rebels again. Now proof that USA is training more terrorists to overthrow the democratically elected President of Syria.

Turkey, US sign deal to train Syria rebels

The United States and Turkey have signed an agreement to train and arm Syrian rebels fighting against the “Islamist State” group. Washington and Ankara have been in talks about such a pact for several months.

Luftangriffe der USA gegen IS

“The agreement was signed by the foreign ministry undersecretary and the U.S. ambassador,” a U.S. embassy spokesman in Ankara said on Thursday.

The deal was inked by Turkish Foreign Ministry Undersecretary Feridun Sinirlioglu and U.S. Ambassador to Ankara John Bass.

The U.S. military has said it is planning to send more than 400 troops, including special operations forces, to train Syrian opposition fighters at sites outside Syria as part…

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Wiretaps reveal Turkey’s attacks on Syrian regime positions

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A rebel fighter prepares cameras ahead of firing mortars toward forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the village of Tshalma near the Armenian Christian town of Kassab, May 26, 2014. (photo by REUTERS/Alaa Khweled) A rebel fighter prepares cameras ahead of firing mortars toward forces loyal to Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad in the village of Tshalma near the Armenian Christian town of Kassab, May 26, 2014. (photo by REUTERS/Alaa Khweled)

Summary⎙ Print Court documents reveal that last year, when the Syrian opposition captured the Armenian town of Kassab, the Turkish army shelled the Syrian army.
AuthorFehim TaştekinPosted February 18, 2015
TranslatorTimur Göksel

Media reports based on eyewitness and opposition sources saying that Turkey has become a party to the civil war in Syria have found their way into court proceedings. During the trial of the Islamic State (IS) militants who attacked Turkish security forces at Nigde last year, court files revealed that Turkey, beyond supplying opposition forces with weapons and ammunition, had also given artillery support to the opposition groups that captured Kassab. The prosecutor obtained striking admissions by tapping the…

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‘Saudi princes planned to down Air Force One with missile’: 9/11 terrorist gives damning testimony

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Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud (L) and Zacarias Moussaoui (Reuters) Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Salman bin Abdul Aziz al-Saud (L) and Zacarias Moussaoui (Reuters)

A former Al-Qaeda member has revealed a strong connection between the terrorist group and the Saudi Royal family in the 1990s. More notably, he alleges that Saudi princes and terrorists discussed a plan to shoot Air Force One out of the sky.

The revelations came in the form of a testimony, delivered from a maximum-security prison, where Zacarias Moussaoui is incarcerated.

According to the New York Times, Moussaoui submitted the claim on his own initiative. He sent a letter to the judge presiding over the lawsuit filed by family members of 9/11 victims against the government of Saudi Arabia.

And so, for two days last October, lawyers were permitted for the first time to interview the terrorist at the federal prison – the most secure facility in the federal system, in Florence, Colorado. He gave a…

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The British Independent Newspaper is Now a Mouthpiece for The Terrorist Groups

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The British Independent Newspaper has become a mouthpiece for the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights, aka Rami Abdul Rahman  the spokesperson for FSA/ISIS.

LiveLeak-dot-com-94ccba43d7ce-image.jpg.resized Rahman working from his flat in Coventry

Abdul  Rahman is a well known propagandist for the FSA since the start of the war in Syria. Over the last four years he has been spreading stories in the media, about events, before they have even happened. He spreads lies about the Syrian Government, and calls for foreign intervention by lying and by doing this is the responsible for the large numbers of British Jihadists travelling to Syria.

Despite this the Independent newspaper is still spreading his lies about the situation in Syria and he is still calling for intervention to overthrow the government. It is amazing that this man has not been locked up for inciting war and recruiting terrorists, instead of the British Government spreading his…

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UN: Turkey Uses Main Road to Arm Terrorists in Iraq & Syria

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01 January 2015, Thursday

UN says Turkey is being used as a main route for smuggling of weapons to terrorist groups operating in Iraq and Syria.

Militant groups such as the Front ISIL-al-Rahat, branch of al-Qaeda in Iraq and Syria have smuggled weapons and equipment mainly from roads passing through Turkey, according to a report published Tuesday by the Analytical Support and Implementation Sanctions Monitoring Team.

They have seized some of their weapons by the armed forces of Iraq, or (in a lesser extent) from the Syrian Arab Republic, the report added.

Senior officials of Iraqi and Syrian have repeatedly criticized Turkey for links with militants, including Turkey’s involvement in the purchase of oil from the ISIL-al-Nusrat Front.

ISIL’s militants control a number of oil fields in Syria and Iraq, and they smuggle the oil through overland routes through trucks, through intermediaries in Turkey or in terms of other countries…

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​S. Arabia beheads over 80 people in 2014, highest level in five years

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Reuters/Andrew Biraj Reuters/Andrew Biraj

Saudi Arabia beheaded more than 80 people, a toll that brings the number of publicly announced executions to its highest level in five years.

The latest execution was a Pakistani man charged with drug smuggling.

An AP tally says that all in all 83 people have been beheaded, while AFP puts the number even higher – at 87.

On Wednesday Riyadh beheaded a Pakistani national for heroin smuggling. He became the 13th prisoner from Pakistan to be executed by Saudi authorities for drug-related crimes since mid-October. Drug smuggling convicts make up most beheading cases.

According to the country’s Interior Ministry, the Pakistani citizen Sadruddin Saeedullah Khan was caught smuggling “a large amount of heroin.”

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During the Islamic calendar year which ended in October, police seized almost 18 kilograms of raw heroin, the ministry added.

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