Putin Makes Obama an Offer He Can’t Refuse

By Mike Whitney Source: CounterPunch Why is John Kerry so eager to convene an emergency summit on Syria now when the war has been dragging on for four and a half years? Is he worried that Russia’s air...

Latest Report from Latakia, Syria

By Lilly Martin Source: OpedNews The situation here in Latakia is calm. The city itself is safe. We have not had any recent missile attacks, and that is good. The rural countryside is full of terrorists, and...

Faulty Analysis and Conclusions on Syria

By Rick Sterling Source: CounterPunch Recently CounterPunch published an article Obama’s Legacy: An Abyss Gazing Backwards by Muhammad Idrees Ahmad. It exemplifies the faulty analysis and conclusions of...