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Bombing Syria – Bill Maher New Rules on Bombing Random countries

Sunday, May 20th, 2018

 

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Almost half of US families can’t afford basics like rent and food

Saturday, May 19th, 2018

by Tami Luhby  Courtesy CNN The economy may be chugging along, but many Americans are still struggling to afford a basic middle class life. Nearly 51 million households don’t earn enough to afford a monthly budget that includes housing, food, child care, health care, transportation and a cell phone, according to a studyreleased Thursday by the United Way […]

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The Skripal Case and Bombing Syria: Six Things We Learned About Modern Britain

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

Neil Clark Courtesy RT To have been in ‘democratic’ Britain for the past eight weeks has been quite an educational experience. We’ve seen how the NeoCon Establishment works, how dissent is policed, and how ‘gas-lighting’ techniques are used to try and make us think we’re going crazy for questioning the ‘official narrative’ — a narrative which we know just […]

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Amber Rudd resigns as home secretary

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Windrush deportation row Courtesy BBC Home Secretary Amber Rudd has resigned, Downing Street has said, after claims she misled Parliament over targets for removing illegal migrants. Ms Rudd, who was due to make a Commons statement on Monday, was under pressure to resign over the Windrush scandal. She faced criticism over the existence of Home Office […]

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No attack, no victims, no chem weapons: Douma witnesses speak at OPCW briefing at The Hague (VIDEO)

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Courtesy RT Published time: 26 Apr, 2018 16:21Edited time: 26 Apr, 2018 18:28 Get short URL Witnesses of the alleged chemical attack in Douma, including 11-year-old Hassan Diab and hospital staff, told reporters at The Hague that the White Helmets video used as a pretext for a US-led strike on Syria was, in fact, staged. […]

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Karnataka elections: How Sri Lankan repatriates will influence Sullia polls

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

Sharan Poovanna Courtesy Livemint.com Community leaders of Sri Lankan repatriates in Karnataka are trying to bring everyone under one umbrella to gain better leverage to bargain for their cause Though Tamil repatriates were granted citizenship, the authorities are clear that only employment was part of their rehabilitation and not homes. Sullia: Tea and rubber estate workers, who […]

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Pakistan: Minorities under Collusive Terror 

Tuesday, April 24th, 2018

Tushar Ranjan Mohanty Research Associate, Institute for Conflict Management At least two members of the Christian community, Rashid Khalid and Azhar Iqbal, were killed and another five were injured in a firing incident near a church in the Essa Nagri area of Quetta, the provincial capital of Balochistan, on April 15, 2018. Quetta’s Deputy Inspector General […]

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Roger Waters claims Syria’s White Helmets a ‘fake organization’

Monday, April 23rd, 2018

By TOI STAFF Echoing Assad regime, Pink Floyd co-founder claims rescue group spreads propaganda for ‘jihadists and terrorists’ Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters denounced the White Helmets civil defense group in Syria as a fake organization” that spreads propaganda for jihadists and terrorists.” Rogers made the comment Friday at a concert in Barcelona, when he said […]

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Syria: Latest case of using a “false flag” or “fake news” to unleash war

Saturday, April 21st, 2018

By Editor Courtesy NewsIn.Asia The airstrikes carried out by the US, UK and France on alleged chemical weapons facilities in Syria on April 14, are yet another instance of how the US (and its allies) use false flags” or fake news” to unleash military action to serve their geo-strategic interests, writes P.K.Bala.chandran in DailyFT. The US has been […]

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RT visits hospital seen in Douma ‘chemical attack’ video, talks to boy from footage (VIDEO)

Friday, April 20th, 2018

Courtesy RT Edited time: 20 Apr, 2018 13:51 Get short URL RT Arabic has traveled to the Douma hospital shown in footage of the aftermath of the alleged chemical weapons attack. The crew talked to a boy featured in the video, who recounted the events. Hassan Diab, 11, appears to be the trembling boy seen […]

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Skripals poisoning ‘highly likely’ staged by British intelligence – Russian Foreign Ministry

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Courtesy RT Published time: 19 Apr, 2018 16:30 Get short URL The UK’s behavior after the Skripal incident suggests that the attack was organized by the British spy agencies or was at least beneficial for them, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova has said. Soldiers wearing protective suits seal a bin in Salisbury, Britain on […]

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Staged suffering? Interview with boy in Douma video raises more doubts over ‘chem attack’

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

Courtesy RT Published time: 19 Apr, 2018 10:47Edited time: 19 Apr, 2018 12:40 Hassan Diab (left) featured in the video of the alleged chemical attack in Douma -CAPTION / RT The boy portrayed as a ‘victim’ in a video of the alleged chemical attack in Douma has told a Russian TV crew that he was […]

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Bay of Pigs, Cuba: CIA’s unlearned lesson in regime change

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Courtesy RT The looming end of the Castro era in Cuba coincides this week with the 57th anniversary of the Bay of Pigs invasion – a failed attack by the CIA that greatly catalyzed the Castro approach to resisting American encroachment. On Thursday, Raul Castro, the 86-year-old brother of the late Fidel, will step down […]

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The search for truth in the rubble of Douma – and one doctor’s doubts over the chemical attack

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Robert Fisk Douma, Syria Courtesy  independent Exclusive: Robert Fisk visits the Syria clinic at the centre of a global crisis This is the story of a town called Douma, a ravaged, stinking place of smashed apartment blocks – and of an underground clinic whose images of suffering allowed three of the Western world’s most powerful nations to bomb Syria last […]

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Western media cover tracks of Trump, May and Macron’s war crime in Syria

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Finian Cunningham Courtesy RT Published time: 17 Apr, 2018 15:51Edited time: 18 Apr, 2018 08:03 Get short URL With astounding double-think, the US and Britain accuse Russia of “tampering” with the alleged chemical-weapon attack site in Syria’s Douma – just days after the US, UK and France barraged the county with over 100 missiles. If anyone […]

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WATCH Syrian Boy in White Helmets FAKE Chemical Attack Video Reveals Truth

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Courtesy Sputnik Earlier the White Helmets, a Western-backed NGO known for its ties with terrorist groups, released a video showing alleged victims of the false-flag chemical attack in Douma. The US and its allies used the video as a pre-text to conduct a missile strike on Syria. The Russia 24 TV channel released an exclusive […]

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Mission Accomplished? Certainly not in Syria

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

By Lucien Rajakarunanayake Courtesy The Island April 17, 2018, 12:00 pm Donald Trump’s Twitter message announcing success of the missile attack on Syria by the US, the UK and France last Saturday (April 14) has revived memories of a similar message by former president George W Bush, at the height of the war against Iraq, which […]

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PM’s husband’s Capital Group is largest shareholder in BAE, shares soar since Syrian airstrikes

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Courtesy RT Edited time: 17 Apr, 2018 17:33 Get short URL Philip May, husband of the UK prime minister, works for a company that is the largest shareholder in arms manufacturer, BAE Systems, whose share price has soared since the recent airstrikes in Syria. The company, Capital Group, is also the second-largest shareholder in Lockheed […]

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Trump wanted to bomb Russian & Iranian targets amid Syria strikes – report

Monday, April 16th, 2018

Courtesy RT President Donald Trump reportedly favored bombing Russian and Iranian targets in Syria, before Pentagon chief James Mattis talked the US leader out of it. Trump discussed three military options for Syria last week with his revamped national security team, led by Bush-era hawk John Bolton, the Wall Street Journal reported on Saturday, citing sources familiar […]

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On Russian warning, Syria had vacated chemical installations ahead of US airstrike

Sunday, April 15th, 2018

By Editor  Courtesy NewsIn.Asia Beirut April 14 (Reuters): The Syrian government and its allies have absorbed a U.S.-led attack on Saturday and the targeted sites were evacuated days ago thanks to a warning from Russia, a senior official in a regional alliance that backs Damascus said. We have absorbed the strike”, the official told Reuters.  We had […]

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Assad: US-Led Attack Came as West Realized It Lost Control in Conflict

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

After the United States, France, and the United Kingdom launched a total of 103 missiles against Syrian targets overnight on Saturday, Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said the attack increases Damascus’ resolve to continue “fighting and crushing terrorism in every inch of the nation.” Syrian Air Defense Intercepted 71 Cruise Missiles Launched by West – Russian […]

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PUTIN: 95% OF WORLD TERRORIST ATTACKS ARE MADE BY THE CIA

Monday, April 9th, 2018

Courtesy www.geopolitica.ru Vladimir Putin yesterday  said that 95% of the world’s terrorist attacks are orchestrated by the CIA,” and the St. Petersburg metro bombing must be investigated with this in mind. Putin said:  If the CIA have Russian blood on their hands, they will forever regret stirring the Russian bear from its peaceful slumber.” When […]

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Skripals’ Last Restaurant Order Not Released by UK, Niece Tells Russian TV

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Courtesy Sputnick Victoria Skripal, the niece of the former Russian intelligence officer poisoned in Salisbury, England, has given her thoughts on the incident during an interview with Russia’s Channel One TV network. The niece of Sergei Skripal referred to the Salisbury pizzeria after visiting which her uncle and his daughter had been found by policemen after the March 4 incident. […]

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Britain behaving like ‘mafia state’ in Skripal case – OSCE ex-VP Willy Wimmer

Thursday, April 5th, 2018

Courtesy RT The UK is exploiting European solidarity and behaving like a ‘mafia state’ by pushing forward warmongering accusations and excluding Russia from the Skripal poisoning probe, the former vice-president of OSCE assembly told RT. Britain’s behavior in the Skripal poisoning scandal is a major danger to international peace,” believes Willy Wimmer, who held the vp position […]

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Evidence before solidarity: German official blasts UK, allies for blaming Russia in Skripal case

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Courtesy RT The minister president of Germany’s most populous state has lambasted the UK for prematurely pinning the blame for the Skripal poisoning case on Russia, writing that you need sound evidence” before asking allies for solidarity. Armin Laschet, the leader of North Rhine-Westphalia and a deputy chairman of Angela Merkel’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU), […]

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Catch 22: Russia’s Skripal probe stalled without show of ‘goodwill’ from hostile UK

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Courtesy RT OPCW said it can provide Moscow with data on the Skripal case only if the UK shows goodwill,” says Russia’s permanent representative to the chemical weapons watchdog. London, however, is not expected to do so, the official said The Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) has refused to provide Russia with […]

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How Shady Was Cambridge Analytica?

Friday, March 30th, 2018

By APRIL GLASER Courtesy slate.com Considering the work its parent company did trying to win Caribbean elections … potentially pretty shady. CEO of Cambridge Analytica Alexander Nix Photo illustration by Slate. Photos by Thinkstock and Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for Concordia Summit. When Alexander Nix, the CEO of Cambridge Analytica, was suspended by the political-data firm last week […]

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How Iraq War destabilized the world and why the neocons aren’t finished yet

Thursday, March 29th, 2018

Rania Khalek is an American journalist, writer and political commentator based in the Middle East Published time: 26 Mar, 2018 16:37 Get short URL The Iraq War architects have been thoroughly rehabilitated and are planning their next adventure, even as the catastrophic ramifications of their crimes continue to reverberate around the world. Last week marked […]

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Death of US dollar? China launches petro-yuan to challenge greenback’s dominance

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Courtesy RT Published time: 26 Mar, 2018 09:32Edited time: 27 Mar, 2018 09:02 Get short URL The highly anticipated yuan-backed crude oil futures have been launched in Shanghai. China is the world’s biggest oil consumer, with eyes on rival benchmarks Brent and WTI as well as the US currency. Trading of the new oil futures […]

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The West’s ‘guilty until proven innocent’ mantra is wrecking lives & international relations

Tuesday, March 27th, 2018

Robert Bridge  Courtesy RT Western society is flirting with a disturbing trend where people are being denied the time-honored ‘presumption of innocence’. The same undemocratic method is even being used against nations in what is becoming a dangerous game. Imagine the following scenario: You are a star football player at the local high school, with a […]

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