29 Aug '13, 6pm

Questioning continues over administration's case for Syrian intervention: On Aug. 27, we set out a series of q...

On Aug. 27, we set out a series of questions about the Obama administration's recent rush into a military intervention in Syria. We were concerned that the administration's claims that the Assad regime was clearly culpable for the Aug. 21 chemical attack in Damascus lacked a demonstrated factual basis. We also noted that the proposed "limited" military effort, which would evidently have far-reaching repercussions, might well be ineffective. [See Threat Matrix report, A few more questions before we start bombing Syria .] Our analysis was necessarily preliminary, as the intelligence report justifying the administration's plans had not been released, but the speed with which the intervention was being planned called for an immediate response. Now an article by Kimberly Dozier and Matt Apuzzo at the Associated Press about the US intelligence report issued today ostensibly just...

Full article: http://www.longwarjournal.org/threat-matrix/archives/2013...

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BREAKING: UK government motion on Syria interve...

rt.com 29 Aug '13, 9pm

British MPs reject military intervention in Syria Published time: August 29, 2013 21:13 Edited time: August 30, 2013 01:15...

My thinking regarding a Syrian intervention:

blog.usni.org 02 Sep '13, 12am

This is an interesting development. It could well be the start of World War III if the powers that be aren’t careful. What...

Team Intervention: Shut Up And Let US Bomb Syri...

ace.mu.nu 02 Sep '13, 7pm

We should fully understand what the isolationist right and left contemplate as ideal national security policy. According t...

US Releases Evidence of Syrian Chemical Attacks; Warns Other Foes

US Releases Evidence of Syrian Chemical Attacks...

defensenews.com 30 Aug '13, 7pm

WASHINGTON — In delivering a full-throated call to take action against the Assad regime in Syria in after the alleged Augu...

Still more questions about the proposed US mili...

longwarjournal.org 03 Sep '13, 2am

Immediately after President Barack Obama's announcement on Saturday that he would seek Congressional authorization for the...

Kerry: Syrian regime planned for chemical attac...

straitstimes.com 30 Aug '13, 5pm

WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State John Kerry says the US knows, based on intelligence, that the Syrian regime carefully...

Turkey on Alert for Possible Syrian Chemical Attack

Turkey on Alert for Possible Syrian Chemical At...

defensenews.com 30 Aug '13, 1pm

ANKARA — Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan held critical meetings Thursday with top security officials to discus...

"Syrian Strikes Would Battle-Test Chinese Radar...

defensenews.com 30 Aug '13, 6pm

TAIPEI — If the US strikes Syria, China would get to see just how well some of its radars and electronic warfare (EW) emit...

Syrian Strikes Would Battle-Test Chinese Radars

defensenews.com 30 Aug '13, 6pm

TAIPEI — If the US strikes Syria, China would get to see just how well some of its radars and electronic warfare (EW) emit...

MT: More US #Military opposing intervention 2aid al Qaeda in #Syria. #HandsOffSyria #SOT #Obama

MT: More US #Military opposing intervention 2ai...

twitter.com 01 Sep '13, 10pm

More of the American Army coming out and opposing an intervention to aid Qaeda in

For The Limited, "The" comes back to haunt it i...

domainnamewire.com 30 Aug '13, 4pm

The brand is The Limited, not Limited. There were many reasons that new TLD applicant Donuts prevailed in a legal rights o...

AP sources: Intelligence on weapons no 'slam dunk': The intelligence linking Syrian President Bashar... #airforce

AP sources: Intelligence on weapons no 'slam du...

airforcetimes.com 29 Aug '13, 11am

WASHINGTON — The intelligence linking Syrian President Bashar Assad or his inner circle to an alleged chemical weapons att...

AP sources: Intelligence on weapons no 'slam du...

navytimes.com 29 Aug '13, 11am

WASHINGTON — The intelligence linking Syrian President Bashar Assad or his inner circle to an alleged chemical weapons att...

Is The Syrian War About Gas Pipelines

Is The Syrian War About Gas Pipelines

peakenergy.blogspot.com 01 Sep '13, 7pm

The 2011 uprisings, it would seem - triggered by a confluence of domestic energy shortages and climate-induced droughts wh...