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Stanislav Byshok on increasing tensions between Russia and US over Syria (RT Arabic)

In his comment to RT Arabic, CIS-EMO political analyst Stanislav Byshok contemplates the rising tensions between Russia and the US over Syria. From his perspective, the Syria issue has been one of the least consistent in President Trump's political rhetoric. Just less than a fortnight ago he pledged a US withdrawal, now he threatens Damascus with a military strike.  Read more about Stanislav Byshok on increasing tensions between Russia and US over Syria (RT Arabic)

Analyst: Pentagon Feels Free to Bomb Whatever It Wants in Syria (SPUTNIK)

The US is seemingly determined to continue a low-intensity civil war in Syria, backing the opposition forces, Stanislav Byshok, a political analyst at the International Monitoring Organization CIS-EMO has told Radio Sputnik, commenting on the recent deadly attack by the US-led coalition against pro-Damascus militiamen in Deir ez-Zor province. Read more about Analyst: Pentagon Feels Free to Bomb Whatever It Wants in Syria (SPUTNIK)

Stanislav Byshok: Russia can become a global peacemaker, not a policeman

They say that US foreign policy is very clumsy, stupid, and is based on some unverified data. But the US can afford to, after the 3-year long intervention, say "sorry, something went wrong", and leave the country. And we can't allow that to happen. That's why the Russians have to be smarter and not use numerous military bases, but diplomacy to resolve conflicts Read more about Stanislav Byshok: Russia can become a global peacemaker, not a policeman

Putin: Friend or foe in Syria? (Patrick J. Buchanan)

What Vladimir Putin is up to in Syria makes far more sense than what Barack Obama and John Kerry appear to be up to in Syria. The Russians are flying transports bringing tanks and troops to an air base near the coastal city of Latakia. Read more about Putin: Friend or foe in Syria? (Patrick J. Buchanan)