FIRST POST – OCTOBER 18, 2012 – DAILY REVIEW OF RELIABLE NEWS SOURCES: (and some not so reliable)
Ammar Baqdash of the Syrian Communist Party addresses issues in an important interview:
The Council on Foreign Relations is a disgraced institution without much credibility. Here’s an article from them that starts out with some objectivity but descends later into pure hooey:
This one from the much-maligned (and deservedly so) Daily Star is interestingly written about the sniper war in Aleppo.
We don’t like to cite articles from the Zionist rags, but sometimes they can be of interest. Here,
we read about Jordanian authorities arresting Abu Mus’ab Al-Zarqawi’s cousins as they return to Jordan from a 5 month stint in Syria where the absence of fighting was not to their liking. Our readers might note that the family name “Khalayila” is the real last name of Al-Zarqawi himself. The tribe called “Khalayilah” is located in Al-Zarqa, Jordan, hence Al-Zarqawi’s non de guerre.
And if you want to know about where Erdoghan is taking “secular” Turkey, read this about one of their musicians who “insulted Islam”.
We told you the Ivanishvilli victory was also one for the Russian Federation:
Is American foreign policy run by adolescents? You decide.