Archive | September, 2013

Turkey Shoots Down A Syrian Helicopter – In Syrian Airspace

On Monday, the Syrian opposition reported that someone had shot down a Syrian military helicopter in Lattakia, in the mountains west of Jisr al Shughour, or in other words where the rebel stronghold of Idlib borders the regime’s strongholds nearer to the coast. Soon, Turkish authorities dropped a bombshell — they had shot a Syrian […]

Stop Saying Only 355 Died in Chemical Weapons Attack

It’s a completely inaccurate reading of MSF’s reportHow many people died in the August 21st chemical weapons attack? In their official report, the United States government has said that they’ve documented at least 1,429 deaths, of which at least 426 are children. How do we know this is accurate? Here’s a quote from today’s latest report on Syria, […]