Since it first registered its website in February 2015, Canary Mission has been a source of mystery and menace.
The ruined, fearful city of Raqqa was once the Islamic State’s capital, the showcase of its caliphate and a magnet for foreign fighters from around the globe. Now it lies at the heart of the United States’ newest commitment to a Middle East war.
Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu delivered a scathing criticism of the US policy in Syria and offered direct talks over the landmark 1987 Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF).
Russian reporter who faked his own murder named a ‘person of the year’ by TIME magazine · Global Voices
TIME ignored the murder of three journalists while including a staged one. Why couldn’t both be included?
American spy planes often circulate along Syria’s borders, especially close to Russia’s Hmeymim air base and naval base in Tartus, which houses the Russian Navy and serves as a logistics centre.