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Op-ed: The Myth of US “Inaction” in Syria

It is beyond annoying to hear people say that “we must do something!” when it comes to Syria. You already have. The US “inaction” in Syria is a myth that has been propagandized by politicians and the mainstream media in the most shameless fashion. It is the US and their allies who have been supplying […]

BBC trounces taxpayer while belittling independent journalism

July 24, 2017 – Fort Russ News –  by Russell Bentley  I woke up this morning to Sam Bright’s BBC hit piece on Donbass journalists who use crowdfunding to support their work. It was not unexpected, but it was worse than I expected. “Worse” in the sense that it was even more pathetic, biased and […]

The Soviets are back! Italian press pushes beyond the boundaries of russophobia

June 23rd, 2017 – Fort Russ News –– L’Antidiplomatico – – translated by Frederick Assar – Another masterpiece of Italian journalism: the Corriere della Sera quotes phantom “Soviet sources” It was the hidden hope for all the oppressed of the World. Yesterday the nostalgic Corriere della Sera lifted everyone’s hopes with the news … The […]

Reuters, Al Jazeera film White Helmets propaganda – Russia [Video]

June 7, 2017 – Fort Russ News –  By Inessa Sinchougova The little boy, Omran Daqneesh, was rescued from the rubble in the aftermath of bombing in a rebel-held district of Aleppo in August 2016. The controversial Syrian Civil Defense group, better known as the White Helmets, soon released harrowing footage of Omran sitting in an […]

NewsWeek troll left speechless by Russia’s Maria Zakharova [Video]

April 26th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – by Inessa Sinchougova Newsweek’s biggest troll on the subject of Russia and Ukraine, Owen Matthews, was joined in the studio of a Russian TV show by Maria Zakharova, Russia’s Foreign Affairs spokesperson. The subject at hand was the inadmissibility of Western propaganda, as it pertains to Russian Foreign […]

“Russia Today” cancels contract with Reuters, too many lies

April 20th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – RIA Novosti – translated by Inessa Sinchougova “Russia Today” is cancelling their contract with Reuters after the British news agency published an article titled “Russian intervention in US elections” with unsubstantiated accusations against News agency Sputnik . Building of “Russia Today” – Russian version.  The contract for the purchase […]

In bad taste: Washington Times runs picture unrelated to St. Pete blast

April 4th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – by Inessa Sinchougova  The Washington Times has run an article on the St. Petersburg train bombing, 3rd April, accompanied by a photograph from Navalny’s opposition protest which took place on March 26th. In relationship to this, Maria Zakharova published a statement, saying that while she hopes this wasn’t […]

Syria and the “Shia Crescent”

February 20th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Analysis by Samer Hussein – One of the most bizarre theories that I frequently spotted in the mainstream media outlets over the past few years is the so-called “Shia Crescent” theory. According to the sources, peddling this kind of misinformation of a rather manipulative nature, in […]