Global Research News Hour: Patrick Henningsen on Truth and Lies of Syrian Conflict

Patrick Henningsen talks about oil and pipeline routes as a motive for the Syrian conflict, economic warfare, Turkish and Israeli aggression in the region and more.


Patrick Henningsen is a geopolitical analyst and has been to Syria in the last year. On a recent edition of the Global Research News Hour with host Michael Welch, he addresses the actual reasons for U.S. interest in the overthrow and undermining of President Assad.

Patrick also gets into Washington’s ‘Plan B’ for Syria and interprets Turkish operations in Afrin, Israeli involvement near Damascus, and Kurdish activity within the north of Syria within that context.

This interview was recorded on March 8th, 2018. Listen and read to the full GR report, “Truth & Lies of the Syrian Conflict” at