oil interests

Obama’s Syria Strike Driven By Oil Interests, Not Concern Over Gas Attacks

September 9, 2013

Nafeez Ahmed: US and its regional partners have long term interest in region’s oil and are using gas attacks as pretext for military action

The Struggle for Syria

September 3, 2013

TRNN coverage of the Syrian crisis

Greg Palast

January 7, 2013
Greg Palast: Koch brothers could save two billion dollars a year if they can replace Venezuelan heavy crude crude with Canadian tar sands – one of the dirtiest sources of carbon emissions on the planet