Disinfo: The US, Israel, Daesh and Al-Qaeda work together in Syria

Summary

The US, Israel, Daesh and Al-Qaeda work together in Syria. Al-Qaeda is helping Israel to create a buffer zone in Syria. This is backed by the US who cooperates with the terrorists whom they call “moderate rebels”

Disproof

Conspiracy theory. The US leads the coalition against Daesh in Syria and Iraq  ind.pn/1MiV7NN, . The US defines Daesh as a threat to international peace and security bit.ly/1ziAxlq,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue41
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 22/09/2016
  • Language/target audience: English
  • Country: Israel, Syria
  • Keywords: Al-Qaeda, Syrian War, Terrorism, Daesh

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Disproof

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The attack on Syrian military positions by the US-led coalition…

The attack on Syrian military positions by the US-led coalition in Syria shows that the West is an enemy of Russia, and that the war in Syria is a proxy war between Russia and the USA, between the East and the West.

Disproof

The US has acknowledged its mistake (the strikes were an accident) and apologised to the Syrian government (bit.ly/2cTBsbI), . Furthermore, on 2 June 2016, Jens Stoltenberg, NATO’s Secretary General, announced that the intergovernmental military alliance “does not want confrontation with Russia, on the contrary, we strive for a more constructive relationship with Russia” (bit.ly/2d9hoj1), .