Chemical Attack in Douma: A False Pretext for Escalating War Against Syria?

Chemical Attack in Douma: A False Pretext for Escalating War Against Syria?

By Tim Hayward April 8, 2018 Allegations of a chemical attack in Douma by Syria on 7 April were met by threats from President Trump to attack Syria. These were followed by Israeli missile strikes on an airfield in Homs early on 9 April. Given the pace of events and their significance for potential escalation […]