Tensions between the United States and Russia are growing in northeastern Syria. On February 19, a video appeared online showing how an armored vehicle of the U.S. military was pushing a vehicle of the Russian Military Police off a road. … The post Video: Turkey’s Sultan-in-Chief Erdogan To the Rescue of Al-Qaeda in Idlib appeared … Continue reading “Video: Turkey’s Sultan-in-Chief Erdogan To the Rescue of Al-Qaeda in Idlib”
Transcript and Sources My name is Derrick Broze. For the past 8 years I have worked as an independent freelance investigative journalist in Houston, Texas. Since 2012 I have covered a wide range of topics, from indigenous resistance at Standing … The post Video: The 5G Trojan Horse appeared first on Global Research.
Assange’s legal advisor Renata Avila joins Gray Zone investigative reporter Max Blumenthal, Black Agenda Report founder Glen Ford, and Green Party presidential candidate Howie Hawkins in Randy Credico’s acclaimed radio series, “Assange: Countdown to Freedom” – hosted by CovertAction Magazine … The post Julian Assange’s Attorney Speaks Out on the Hopes and Hazards of His … Continue reading “Julian Assange’s Attorney Speaks Out on the Hopes and Hazards of His Upcoming Trial in London on Feb. 24”
Turkey will take the Idlib matter into its own hands and the military operation in northwestern Syria is simply a “matter of time”, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared on February 19. Erdogan said that Turkey is not satisfied with talks … The post Video: Turkey’s War on Syria. Bluff or Reality? appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Video: Turkey’s War on Syria. Bluff or Reality?”
Biology has done what malicious US foreign policy aimed at China has failed to do for years; complicate China’s relations along its peripheries (and the rest of the world for that matter), particularly in Southeast Asia. In Thailand, contrary to … The post Coronavirus Tests China, Temps America: Devastating Economic Consequences appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Coronavirus Tests China, Temps America: Devastating Economic Consequences”
US forever war in Syria shows no signs of ending because restoration of peace and stability to the country would be a major strategic blow to Washington’s aim for controlling the Middle East — NATO and Israel serving as junior … The post Russia and Turkey, “Allies” Fighting One Another: On Opposite Sides of the … Continue reading “Russia and Turkey, “Allies” Fighting One Another: On Opposite Sides of the War on Syria”
The fast rise of China as a major power over the past few decades has led many to argue that world war between the US and China is a real possibility. Already, we have seen a trade war erupt between … The post Is World War Between the US and China Inevitable? appeared first on … Continue reading “Is World War Between the US and China Inevitable?”
United States officials have expressed concern over the so-called Iranian intervention in Afghanistan in recent days, claiming that Tehran is trying to challenge Washington’s interests in Afghanistan through groups that it supports like the Taliban. General Kenneth Mckenzie, the … The post U.S. and Iran Increase Competition to Influence Afghanistan appeared first on Global Research.
“I think that now it is time that the government I am a part of needs to be standing up and saying to both the UK and the US: ‘enough is enough, leave our bloke alone and let him come … The post “Leave Our Bloke Alone”: Australian Politicians, A Little Mission for Julian Assange … Continue reading ““Leave Our Bloke Alone”: Australian Politicians, A Little Mission for Julian Assange”
Many Iranians question the benefits of arming and financing Iran’s many allies in the Middle East while Iran is suffering the harshest ever US “maximum pressure”. Iran’s allies are spread over Afghanistan, Yemen, Iraq, Syria, Lebanon and Palestine. Is Iranian … The post Is Iran Ill-advised to Finance Its Regional Allies While Under Sanctions? appeared … Continue reading “Is Iran Ill-advised to Finance Its Regional Allies While Under Sanctions?”
The British government covertly established a network of citizen journalists across Syria during the early years of the country’s civil war in an attempt to shape perceptions of the conflict, frequently recruiting people who were unaware that they were being … The post Revealed: The British Government’s Covert Media Propaganda Campaign in Syria appeared first … Continue reading “Revealed: The British Government’s Covert Media Propaganda Campaign in Syria”
On Wednesday Wikileaks editor Julian Assange appeared at a Westminster court for his final case management hearing before his extradition hearing which begins on 24 February. The U.S. government will present its case arguing for Assange’s extradition to face 17 … The post Defend Journalist Julian Assange from Extradition to the United States appeared first … Continue reading “Defend Journalist Julian Assange from Extradition to the United States”
Clear indications have been made that there is a project for a Greater Albania and it is progressing ahead, especially as the world’s attention is focussed on and distracted by the coronavirus, Libya and Syria’s Idlib province. The ultimate goal … The post Greater Albania Project Is Accelerating as Kosovo’s Statehood Is in Question appeared … Continue reading “Greater Albania Project Is Accelerating as Kosovo’s Statehood Is in Question”
As the emerging Quantum World continues to shake reality as we once knew it, it is no coincidence that the ultra-secret FISA Court has been unwittingly thrust into the public spotlight of the FBI Russiagate scandal – exactly where it … The post Why Renew the “Ultra Secret” Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Court? appeared … Continue reading “Why Renew the “Ultra Secret” Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Court?”
A revelation in Westminster Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday sent shockwaves through the mainstream media. It is being widely publicised that in 2017 US President Donald Trump offered Julian Assange a pardon if he was to declare that Russia had not … The post Did Trump Offer Assange A ‘Quid Pro Quo’ regarding “Russiagate” and the … Continue reading “Did Trump Offer Assange A ‘Quid Pro Quo’ regarding “Russiagate” and the DNC Troves?”
In early February, the RCMP, Canada’s colonial police force, raided the land defender camps of the Wet’suwet’en people in British Columbia, in order to clear the way for pipeline construction. Clearly, none of the political decision makers responsible for this … The post Indigenous Resistance Shakes the Canadian State appeared first on Global Research.
‘Scientists are wrong’, the Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano said with a warm smile on his face. ‘Human beings are not made of atoms; they are made of stories’. It is why we want to sing and draw, tell each other … The post You Write Injustice on the Earth; We Will Write Revolution in the … Continue reading “You Write Injustice on the Earth; We Will Write Revolution in the Skies”
Russia unexpectedly banned all Chinese except those with diplomatic, business, humanitarian, and transit visas from entering the country, but this unprecedented move was made as a preventive reaction against the spread of the coronavirus and not for racist purposes, though … The post Russia Bans Most Chinese from Entry: ‘Pure Racism’ or ‘Preventive Reaction’? appeared … Continue reading “Russia Bans Most Chinese from Entry: ‘Pure Racism’ or ‘Preventive Reaction’?”
Many baby boomers like this writer seem to have better ‘long term memory’ than what just transpired recently. I can remember, almost vividly, when we held our student government elections over 50 years ago. Current NY Senator Chuck Schumer, … The post Junior High School America. Democratic Debate = “Dog Eat Dog” appeared first on … Continue reading “Junior High School America. Democratic Debate = “Dog Eat Dog””
Cash from secretive Tory groups and anonymous donors played a critical role in demolishing Labour’s ‘red wall’ of northern seats, the key strategy that won the election for Boris Johnson. *** According to new research by openDemocracy, almost half a … The post Revealed: The Secret Cash that Put Boris Johnson in Number 10 appeared … Continue reading “Revealed: The Secret Cash that Put Boris Johnson in Number 10”
On Wednesday, Turkey’s Erdogan threatened escalated cross-border aggression against Syria. He ignored his regime’s illegal occupation of northern Syrian territory, support for anti-government jihadists, and his revanchist aims, wanting Syrian territory bordering Turkey annexed. That’s what his phony “safe zone” … The post The War On Syria is Not Over: SAA Forces and Russia Confront … Continue reading “The War On Syria is Not Over: SAA Forces and Russia Confront US Sponsored “Jihadists”, Turkey’s Phony “Safe Zone”, Israel Threatens “Escalated Aggression””
On the surface it appeared that the Director-General of the UN World Health Organization (WHO) has acted swiftly and seriously about the spreading coronavirus health emergency spreading across China. He has gone to meet with Chinese leaders to discuss the … The post Who Is WHO’s Tedros Adhanom? The Wuhan Lockdown is Unprecedented appeared first … Continue reading “Who Is WHO’s Tedros Adhanom? The Wuhan Lockdown is Unprecedented”
“Experience shows us that every man invested with power is apt to abuse it, and to carry his authority as far as it will go”. —Montesquieu (1689-1755), 1748. “Where you have a concentration of power in … The post The Donald Trump Phenomenon: The Drift Towards an Autocratic Presidency in the United States appeared first on Global Research.
The shifting sands of the Syrian conflict have left many wondering what might happen next between the Kurds, the US, and Russia inside Syria. I reached out to, Professor Tim Anderson, an Australian political economist, and author of “… The post The Axis of Resistance Holds Firm as Washington Faces Retreat appeared first on Global … Continue reading “The Axis of Resistance Holds Firm as Washington Faces Retreat”
Winston Churchill said that Russia was “a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma.” Having read two contrasting news reports of attitudes in Russia, I understand what Churchill meant. General Valery Gerasimov, chairman of the Russian General Staff, … The post Is Russia Doomed? US-NATO Is Preparing for “A Major Military Conflict” appeared first … Continue reading “Is Russia Doomed? US-NATO Is Preparing for “A Major Military Conflict””
Like Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning is a victim of police state injustice. She’s been imprisoned since last spring and fined $1,000 daily for invoking her constitutional right to remain silent — refusing to give grand jury testimony against Assange that … The post Motion to US District Court to Release Chelsea Manning from Punitive Incarceration … Continue reading “Motion to US District Court to Release Chelsea Manning from Punitive Incarceration”
This article was originally published in 2019. We have known for a long time that naval sonar has devastating effects on marine life but just exactly how it leads to sickness and death was a mystery till now. In new … The post Researchers Have Identified How Naval Sonar Is Killing and Beaching Whales appeared … Continue reading “Researchers Have Identified How Naval Sonar Is Killing and Beaching Whales”
So after four years, we finally get sight of it. The great points-based system, designed to replace free movement. No-one coming in under £25,600, unless there’s a special shortage. No-one without good English. No-one who’s self-employed. No-one without a … The post The End of Free Movement: This Is a Nation Dismantling Itself over Nonsense … Continue reading “The End of Free Movement: This Is a Nation Dismantling Itself over Nonsense”
With airline after airline pushing back their ‘return-to-service’ dates based on Boeing’s total lack of clarity on the path forward for the 737 MAX, the troubled aircraft maker (and the troubled aircraft) now faces more problems. According to an internal … The post “Absolutely Unacceptable” – Leaked Boeing Memo Shows ‘Debris’ Found in 737 MAX … Continue reading ““Absolutely Unacceptable” – Leaked Boeing Memo Shows ‘Debris’ Found in 737 MAX Fuel-Tanks”
An explosive situation is developing in Idlib province where the Syrian army is conducting a major offensive that has triggered a harsh response from Turkey. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is threatening to attack Syrian forces anywhere in the country … The post Putin vs. Erdogan: Who’s Going to Blink First? appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Putin vs. Erdogan: Who’s Going to Blink First?”
In December 2016, the Syrian Arab Army, Russia and allies liberated the northern Syrian city of Aleppo of the al-Qaeda and equally-heinous terrorists who had occupied and terrorized civilians in the city since 2012. In subsequent years, Aleppo to a … The post Video: Aleppo City’s Countryside Fully Secured, Syrians in Aleppo Celebrate the End … Continue reading “Video: Aleppo City’s Countryside Fully Secured, Syrians in Aleppo Celebrate the End of Terrorism”
On February 20, the Trudeau government will host another meeting of the anti-Venezuelan “Lima Group” at the Canadian Museum of Civilization, 100 Laurier St, Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M8. A protest will commence at its main entrance at 1 pm. The … The post Oppose Trudeau’s Hosting of the Lima Group in Gatineau appeared first on Global Research.
On February 5th, the Senate voted to acquit President Donald J. Trump of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress. In other words, Trump’s pre-election boast that he “could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody” and … The post “The Right to Do Whatever I Want as President” appeared first on … Continue reading ““The Right to Do Whatever I Want as President””
Assange’s crucifixion is all about waging war on dissent, truth-telling on major issues, and journalism the way it’s supposed to be. It’s about creeping totalitarian rule in the US, UK, and West — equity, justice, and respect for the rule … The post Slow Motion Murder of Julian Assange by US/UK Regimes appeared first on … Continue reading “Slow Motion Murder of Julian Assange by US/UK Regimes”
In so-called cases 1000 and 2000, he’s charged with fraud and breach of trust — as well as bribery and breach of trust in Case 4000. Evidence against him is damning, Israeli attorney general Mendelblit earlier saying: Netanyahu “damaged the … The post Netanyahu in the Dock Set for March 17. What Happens if Convicted … Continue reading “Netanyahu in the Dock Set for March 17. What Happens if Convicted of Bribery, Fraud?”
Syrians are in a desperate race to outrun the offensive of the brutal Assad regime. The ruthless government forces are aggressively destroying helpless mines and car bombs, treacherously restoring roads, schools and residential houses, cruelly launching road patrols, and (oh, … The post Video: Syrians Are in Desperate Race to Outrun Brutal Regime Offensive appeared … Continue reading “Video: Syrians Are in Desperate Race to Outrun Brutal Regime Offensive”
Few postmodern political pantomimes have been more revealing than the hundreds of so-called “international decision-makers,” mostly Western, waxing lyrical, disgusted or nostalgic over “Westlessness” at the Munich Security Conference. “Westlessness” sounds like one of those constipated concepts issued from a … The post Munich Conference Reveals East-West Divide appeared first on Global Research.
On February 1, 1960, four African American students from North Carolina Agricultural & Technical University sat down at a racially segregated lunch counter in the F.W. Woolworth Department store in downtown Greensboro to demand service. This act of civil disobedience … The post Mass Student Movement in the United States Began Six Decades Ago appeared … Continue reading “Mass Student Movement in the United States Began Six Decades Ago”
The hopes of India’s over 1.3 billion people were shattered after their country objectively failed to become the “superpower” that many of their leading “influencers” (read: propagandists) predicted it would be by 2020, with this finally being acknowledged by the … The post India 2020: ‘Superpower’ or Still ‘Super Poor’? appeared first on Global Research.
After three weeks of arguments, the jury awarded the peach-farmer plaintiff $15 million in damages and $250 million in punitive damages against the chemical companies. *** A federal jury determined that German agribusiness giants Bayer and BASF will have to … The post Jury Awards $265M in Damages in Dicamba Trial Against Monsanto, BASF appeared … Continue reading “Jury Awards $265M in Damages in Dicamba Trial Against Monsanto, BASF”
Extradition of Assange Would Set a Dangerous Precedent By Prof. Marjorie Cohn, February 19, 2020 The Trump administration is seeking extradition of WikiLeaks founderJulian Assange to the United States for trial on charges carrying 175 years in prison. … The post Selected Articles: The Truth About Assange appeared first on Global Research.
“The West is winning!” U.S. leaders proclaimed at the high-level Annual Security Conference held in Munich last weekend. Not everybody was quite so sure. There was a lot of insecurity displayed at a conference billed as “the West’s family meeting” … The post At the Annual Munich Security Conference: The West Displays Its “Insecurity Complex” … Continue reading “At the Annual Munich Security Conference: The West Displays Its “Insecurity Complex””
The Trump administration is seeking extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to the United States for trial on charges carrying 175 years in prison. On February 24, a court in the U.K. will hold a hearing to determine whether to … The post Extradition of Assange Would Set a Dangerous Precedent appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Extradition of Assange Would Set a Dangerous Precedent”
It was always foolish to expect a balanced political compromise from the current American administration. Since he was elected four years ago, US President Donald Trump has entrusted the Israel/Palestine portfolio to his inexperienced, Zionist son-in-law, Jared Kushner, aided … The post Trump’s Deal Is a Show Hiding the Real Problem: Ongoing Israeli Apartheid appeared … Continue reading “Trump’s Deal Is a Show Hiding the Real Problem: Ongoing Israeli Apartheid”
In December, a wave of support for the recognition of a Palestinian state swept over Europe, culminating in the European Parliament’s (EP) vote on a motion that expressed support for an independent Palestinian state based on the 1967 borders and …The post The Unbreakable Bond of Ireland and Palestine appeared first on Global Research.
A deal that is entirely unacceptable to one of its principal parties isn’t a deal at all. In the case of the US-proposed “Middle East peace plan” – unsurprisingly endorsed by the US and Israel and few others – everything … The post US Middle East “Peace Deal” Designed to Perpetuate Conflict appeared first on … Continue reading “US Middle East “Peace Deal” Designed to Perpetuate Conflict”
A group of European Union (EU) countries led by Luxembourg is planning to present Monday to the EU’s foreign affairs ministers, an initiative for the recognition of the state of Palestine by the bloc, Haaretz reported Sunday. Luxembourg’s Foreign Affairs … The post EU Nations Push for Bloc’s Recognition of State of Palestine appeared first on Global Research.
Conservation groups filed a formal notice of intent to sue the Trump administration today for eliminating longstanding protections for the nation’s waters, including approximately half of all wetlands and potentially millions of miles of streams. The Trump rule allows polluters … The post Lawsuit Launched Over Trump’s Massive Rollback of Pollution Protections for Rivers, Wetlands … Continue reading “Lawsuit Launched Over Trump’s Massive Rollback of Pollution Protections for Rivers, Wetlands”
Re: “Lima Group” meeting of February 20, 2020 in Gatineau, Quebec 18 February 2020 Dear Prime Minister Justin Trudeau: I am addressing you as a concerned Canadian regarding Canada’s foreign policy position vis-à-vis Venezuela. Your government has announced a … The post Guaido is a “Fake President”. “Lima Group” to Meet in Canada: Open Letter … Continue reading “Guaido is a “Fake President”. “Lima Group” to Meet in Canada: Open Letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau”
NATO commits Supreme International War Crimes Against Peace as military doctrine. The criminality is normalized. Perceptions are inverted and Western populations are hypnotized to believe that NATO and its serial war crimes are making us safe. . . Hidden from … The post NATO Wars Against Freedom, Justice and Humanity appeared first on Global Research.