Mini-Me: Syria & Chemical Weapons — Israel Lies, US Unconvinced, Russia Angry — Cost of US Meddling Rises for All

07 Other Atrocities, Corruption, Government, IO Deeds of War
Who?  Mini-Me?
Who? Mini-Me?

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Israel Says Syria Has Used Chemical Weapons

TEL AVIV – Israel’s senior military intelligence analyst said Tuesday there was evidence the Syrian government had repeatedly used chemical weapons in the last month, and he criticized the international community for failing to respond, intensifying pressure on the Obama administration to intervene.

Hagel skeptical of Syria chemical weapons claims

No proof of Syria chemical weapons: US

Pentagon sends troops to Jordan to counter Syria chemical weapons threat

Phi Beta Iota:  Israel is a trouble-maker whose claims should not be accepted absent deep third-party validation.  Thankfully Secretary of Defense Hagel is properly skeptical.

See Also:

Google Images / Syrian Chemical Factories

NEVER FORGET: USS Liberty – 34 KIA, 171 WIA

See Also:

Allen, Robert (2012), Beyond Treason Reflections on the Cover-up of the June 1967 Israeli Attack on the USS Liberty an American Spy Ship (CreateSpace)

Felton, Greg (2010), The Host and The Parasite: How Israel’s Fifth Column Consumed America (CreateSpace)

Findley, Paul (2003), They Dare to Speak Out: People and Institutions Confront Israel’s Lobby (Chicago Review Press)

Mearsheimer, John and Steven Walt   The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

Petras, James (2006), The Power of Israel in the United States (Clarity Press)

Scott, James (2010), The Attack on the Liberty: The Untold Story of Israel’s Deadly 1967 Assault on a U.S. Spy Ship (Simon & Schuster)

Smith, Greg (2009), Spy Trade: How Israel’s Lobby Undermines America’s Economy (Institute for Research)

Tourney, Phillip (2011), What I Saw That Day Israel’s June 8 1967 Holocaust of US Servicemen Aboard the USS LIBERTY and its Aftermath (Liberty)