Robert Parry: Syrian Rebels Caught Doing False-Flag Kidnappings to Discredit Syrian Government

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Robert Parry
Robert Parry

Exclusive: In August 2013, when the U.S. government almost went to war in Syria over a Sarin attack, suspicions that it was a rebel “false-flag” were ridiculed. But new disclosures about a rebel role in kidnapping NBC’s Richard Engel several months earlier show the rebels knew such propaganda tricks, says Robert Parry.

Syrian Rebels Caught in ‘False-Flag’ Kidnapping