https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=81qNxTOIXy0#t=1429Eric Draitser of StopImperialism.com appears on Press TV to discuss the recent clashes between the Free Syrian Army and Al Qaeda factions in Syria. Draitser explains how both are part of the broader destabilization campaign orchestrated by the US and its regional clients. Additionally, he argues that the distinction between the two sides is more a matter of political expediency than practical difference. Also, Draitser examines the role of Saudi Arabia in facilitating the continued war on Syria.
The heinous terrorist attacks in Volgograd in recent days are merely the latest chapter in a terrorist war aimed at destabilizing Russia politically and economically, while tearing at the very fabric of Russian society.
As the families of the more than 30 dead mourn their loved ones, details of the incidents are beginning to paint an all-too familiar picture for anyone who has followed the development of jihadi groups in the Russian Caucasus. A suicide bomber detonates explosives inside a crowded railway station, killing at least 17 and wounding many more. Another bomber strikes an electric trolleybus, killing 14 and critically wounding many more, including several small children. Such scenes of carnage are nothing new to the Russian people, who have endured nearly two decades of terrorism and paid a heavy price in lives and resources. (Read entire article)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KBdDH73hsRUEric Draitser of StopImperialism.com appears on RT to discuss the recent terror attacks in Volgograd, Russia. Draitser explains the political and geopolitical context within which the bombings should be examined. He notes the connections to the upcoming Sochi olympics, as well as Russia’s policy in Syria, as possible motivations.
http://youtu.be/y9WZygg8-TE Eric Draitser of StopImperialism.com appears on Press TV to discuss US Secretary of State Kerry’s talks with the “Islamic Front” in Syria. Draitser explains how, instead of a genuine policy shift, this is merely a public relations campaign by US-NATO designed to drum up support for a failing destabilization campaign in Syria.