Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Obama sits in back seat of Russia’s “shock and awe” drive in Syria

SU-35 Russian warplane for ground targets deployed this week in Syria.

 Russia is determined to bomb Syrian rebels into submission by a massive aerial campaign, comparable to the American 2003 “shock and awe” offensive over Baghdad. Only this time, it is Russia which is invading Syria. Tuesday, Feb. 2, saw a wave of air strikes, for which heavy Tupolev Tu-22M strategic bombers flew in from their base in Russia. 

President Vladimir is not deterred by the hundreds of civilian casualties caused in these raids, or the cries rising from the Syrian town of Aleppo which was targeted Monday. (READ MORE)