Yet Another President Commits the Ultimate War Crime of Launching a “War of Aggression”

President Donald Trump campaigned last year making the sensible argument that the US should no longer engage in a policy of regime change, and should attempt to have friendly relations with other countries like Russia and China. Yesterday he blew those ideas out of the water by launching 59 Tomahawk missiles at a Syrian airbase and by calling for the removal of Syria’s leader, Bashar al Assad.

The pretext for the US cruise missile blitz, an alleged attack on a rebel-held town called Khan Shiekhun in Idlib province, where some 70 people, including children, were reported to have died from illegal Sarin-gas bombs said to have been dropped by Syrian planes, has yet to be investigated by any independent observers.

Like many pretexts for war that have been used by the US to justify its illegal attacks on other nations over the years, dating back at least to the faked claim of a North Vietnamese attack on a US destroyer of the country’s coast in the Gulf of Tonkin which led to an all-out US war against the peoples of Indochina, and the fraudulent claim that Saddam Hussein was building “weapons of mass destruction” that led to the US invasion of Iraq, there are many questions about who really used Sarin gas at Khan Shiekhun, a city under the control of an Al-Qaeda rebel group. All information about the attack has come from sources there, where no Western reporters or independent investigators are allowed, and from the so-called “White Helmets” — a supposedly humanitarian volunteer organization that calls for the overthrow of the Syrian government and that openly backs Al-Qaeda rebels. (Critics have noted that photos of the dead appear staged, with White Hat rescuers not using any protective clothing or even gloves, even though residue of Sarin, a nerve gas, can kill oir injure even those whose skin touches it.)

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Erdogan’s Islamic Vehicle to the Balkans: Ottoman Symbolism in Kosovo
War between US and Russia Could Be Sooner than Later: “The Danger of a Nuclear War”
US Declares Hegemony over Asia
Thank an Anti-War Veteran
US Serbs, Angry about Being Bombed by Bill, May Have Cost Hillary the Election
BBC Fake News
Trump’s Straw Nazis: A Horror Story
The U.S. has Installed in 2014 a Neo-Nazi Government in Ukraine
US Had a ‘Pretty Supportive Attitude’ Toward Fascism in 1930s
The End of Empire
The Saudi Butchery in Yemen and the World’s Apathy
Hating Russia is a Full-Time Job: Neocons Resurrect Tribal Memories to Fan the Flames
Why are We Sending $38 Billion to Rich and Powerful Israel?
Kosovostan – An European Trafficking Point
The New Global Economy: Rise of China and Decline of USA
One Dead McCain, 2.5 Million Dead Iraqis
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Europe Must Stop Trump from Starting Another War in the Middle East
Tokyo Fire Bombing in 1945: 100,000 People Died in a Single Night
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