EXCLUSIVE: NEW US BASES IN SYRIA

Despite the U.S. president’s claims regarding the withdrawal of troops from the Syrian Arab Republic, the U.S. command continues to build up new military bases, strongpoints and widen the present infrastructure for increasing a number of their military personnel in the Middle East and especially in Syria. Moreover the U.S. military give particular emphasis to…

TRUMP ENVOY URGES RUSSIA TO HELP FREE U.S. JOURNALIST HELD IN SYRIA

A Trump administration envoy on Tuesday urged Syria’s ally Russia to push for the release of Austin Tice, an American freelance journalist kidnapped in Syria six years ago. Robert O’Brien, U.S. President Donald Trump’s special envoy for hostage affairs, said Trump would take measures necessary to facilitate Tice’s freedom if it would help. He did not elaborate…