“President Assad is in the process of winning this civil war. And he was about to take over and occupy Douma, all that area. He’d had a long, long, hard slog, slowly capturing that whole area of the city. And then, just before he goes in and takes it all over, apparently he decides to have a chemical attack. It just doesn’t ring true.”

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Nope, AMN are still too corporate to republish the full article, but it’s worth the read, so take a peek at the Media Lens site.

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There is also a deafening silence about the OPCW report on Damascus.
Nobody is breathing a word about it.
I wonder why?

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Stern Daler

Because it does not fit into their corporate war chant.

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Stern Daler

The full article is maybe too scholarly for most tastes. And it has maybe too many links worth following. But maybe AMN does not want it for that reason? It keeps You reading other media for too long.

p.s. Maybe republish the article and its links – because it is sound journalism. And that is what AMN wants to stand for?