Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Studying the Flip-side of News Stories

How close was the FBI to terror attack in Garland, TX? Attorney investigating ISIS-inspired attack discovered new evidence revealing undercover FBI agent photographed victims seconds before gunfire.
Syrian rebels and chemical weapons: a disinformation operation? The strange tale of an effort to claim that Syria's rebels were responsible for a chemical weapons attack near Damascus.

Russia says Syria gas incident caused by rebels' own chemical arsenal.  Russia's defence ministry said on Wednesday that a poisonous gas contamination in the Syrian town of Khan Sheikhoun was the result of gas leaking from a rebel chemical weapons depot after it was hit by Syrian government air strikes.
AMANPOUR: And Fred's joining us right now live from Aleppo. Fred, you know, they said to you that this was some sort of chemical weapons, a depot they found there. What do you think having looked at it?
PLEITGEN: Well, I mean it certainly appears as though those chemicals were certainly used in conjunction with some sort of bombs that they were trying to make there in those places.
Saudi-Made Chemical Weapons Were Delivered to Al Qaeda Rebels in Aleppo