The White House Issues Threats To Syria Over Chemical Attacks Without Telling The Pentagon

In the midst of investigations into Russian interference in the United States presidential election, obstruction of justice, and fighter jet shootdowns, the White House suddenly announced last night that Syrian President Bashar Assad would “pay a heavy price” if it used chemical weapons again in Syria. And it’s been…

Why Russia's Accidental Bombing Of U.S.-Backed Fighters In Syria Is Bound To Happen Again

U.S.-supported anti-government fighters near the Syrian city of al-Bab were bombed by Russian and Syrian fighter jets Tuesday. U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend believes the pilots thought they were targeting terrorists, not the anti-Assad forces the U.S. supports. This was likely a bad mistake, but one that’s bound…

Russia Claims First Combat Mission In Syria With U.S. Coalition Aircraft And That's Oddly Suspicious 

The Russian Defense Ministry announced that its warplanes have flown its first combat mission in Syria with American-led aircraft, according to the Associated Press. The Pentagon, however, has denied such a mission took place. U.S. Air Force Col. John Dorrian, a coalition spokesman, says the Russian announcement is…