La Russie réagit à l’attaque de drones visant des installations pétrolières saoudiennes

Le ministère russe des Affaires étrangères a «fermement» dénoncé les récentes frappes réalisées contre les deux installations pétrolières d’Aramco en Arabie saoudite, tout en appelant à ne pas tirer de conclusions «hâtives» quant aux auteurs de l’attaque. Dans un communiqué relayé sur son site, la diplomatie russe a réagi à l’attaque de drones ciblant les … Continue reading “La Russie réagit à l’attaque de drones visant des installations pétrolières saoudiennes”

Golfe: l’Iran a saisi un navire près d’un important couloir de navigation pour pétroliers

L’Iran a saisi un navire qui naviguait vers les Émirats arabes unis, l’accusant de contrebande de pétrole, annonce la télévision iranienne. L’arraisonnement a eu lieu près d’un important couloir de navigation pour pétroliers dans le golfe Persique. Téhéran a saisi un navire soupçonné de contrebande de pétrole et arrêté son équipage de 11 membres près … Continue reading “Golfe: l’Iran a saisi un navire près d’un important couloir de navigation pour pétroliers”

Le choc pétrolier met en péril une économie mondiale déjà fragilisée, selon Bloomberg

La flambée record des cours du pétrole après l’attaque de drones contre les installations pétrolières en Arabie saoudite arrive au pire moment pour l’économie mondiale, déjà dans les griffes d’une récession croissante, écrit Bloomberg. Déjà en proie à un ralentissement de plus en plus prononcé, l’économie mondiale fait les frais d’un nouveau coup dur, analyse … Continue reading “Le choc pétrolier met en péril une économie mondiale déjà fragilisée, selon Bloomberg”

NRA Ramped Up Facebook Advertising Immediately After Mass Shootings in El Paso and Dayton

The National Rifle Association nearly doubled its spending on pro-gun Facebook propaganda for three weeks after the mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, according to analytics provided to The Intercept. The social advertising surge began just one day after the El Paso massacre, which left 22 people dead, and on the same … Continue reading “NRA Ramped Up Facebook Advertising Immediately After Mass Shootings in El Paso and Dayton”

Centrafrique, l’accord de Khartoum moribond

L’Accord de Khartoum, signé le 6 février 2019, semble être sur le point de rejoindre les sept précédents accords de paix qui n’ont jamais pu être appliqués sur le terrain. Pouvait-il en être autrement ? Les principaux chefs rebelles prennent désormais leurs distances avec l’accord et renouent avec les armes tandis que le président Touadera … Continue reading “Centrafrique, l’accord de Khartoum moribond”

L’Arabie saoudite vient de subir des attaques majeures contre son industrie pétrolière

L’Arabie saoudite vient de subir des attaques majeures contre son industrie pétrolière. Deux sites ont été touchés par des attaques de drones et sont en feu. Les rebelles houthis soutenus par l’Iran ont revendiqué la responsabilité des frappes. Les drones, au nombre de dix, ont attaqué les installations de la société Aramco vers 4 h, … Continue reading “L’Arabie saoudite vient de subir des attaques majeures contre son industrie pétrolière”

Oil and Gas Exploitation: The Gwich’in Nation Vows to Protect Sacred Lands in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

The Gwich’in nation vowed to protect sacred lands today after the Bureau of Land Management released a Final Environmental Impact Statement promoting oil & gas exploitation in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge located in northeastern Alaska, It is the largest … The post Oil and Gas Exploitation: The Gwich’in Nation Vows to Protect Sacred Lands in Alaska’s Arctic … Continue reading “Oil and Gas Exploitation: The Gwich’in Nation Vows to Protect Sacred Lands in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge”

US Supported Syria “Rebels” Fire Live Rounds at Syrian Families in Rukban Concentration Camp

Syrian families held captive by Trump Regime Forces and their ISIS affiliates of Maghaweer Thawra terrorists at al-Rukban Concentration Camp went out of their tents in the high heat of the desert to protest for food the day before yesterday, … The post US Supported Syria “Rebels” Fire Live Rounds at Syrian Families in Rukban … Continue reading “US Supported Syria “Rebels” Fire Live Rounds at Syrian Families in Rukban Concentration Camp”

West’s Newfound Desire for a Partial Russia Thaw Is Real. It’s Also Driven Solely by a Fear of a Sino-Russian Bloc

Starting in July and running to the present day, there have been repeated calls from mainstream media, from leading statesmen and from diplomats, in the United States and in Europe, for some kind of rapprochement with Russia to be put in place. This is remarkable given the continually escalating informational, economic, military confrontation between Russia … Continue reading “West’s Newfound Desire for a Partial Russia Thaw Is Real. It’s Also Driven Solely by a Fear of a Sino-Russian Bloc”

Will Trump Take Neocon Bait and Attack Iran Over Saudi Strike?, by Ron Paul

The recent attacks on Saudi oil facilities by Yemeni Houthi forces demonstrate once again that an aggressive foreign policy often brings unintended consequences and can result in blowback. In 2015 Saudi Arabia attacked its neighbor, Yemen, because a coup in that country ousted the Saudi-backed dictator. Four years later Yemen is in ruins, with nearly…

A U.S.-Israeli Mutual Defense Treaty: It Won’t Happen

by Robert E. Hunter In the Middle East, there is an old admonition: be careful what you wish for. Winning the war against Saddam Hussein’s Iraq in 2003 was a prime example, in that it created a continuing mess that does not promise to get better anytime soon. Now in the Levant, President Donald Trump … Continue reading “A U.S.-Israeli Mutual Defense Treaty: It Won’t Happen”

Maroc, Lalla Salma disparaît : oui, mais quel genre de disparition ?

Au Maroc, aucune trace de la mère du prince héritier, Lalla Salma qui a certes disparu depuis un bon moment. Mais quel genre de disparition ? Même si elle est annoncée ça-et-là, tantôt en Grèce, tantôt en Italie, ou encore dans un restaurant chic au Maroc, Lalla Salma n’est pas apparue en public depuis plus … Continue reading “Maroc, Lalla Salma disparaît : oui, mais quel genre de disparition ?”

Canada’s Auto Workers: GM Closure and the Struggle for “Green Energy”. The Production of Electric Utility Vehicles

In November 2018, Detroit-based General Motors dealt a staggering blow to 2,700 Canadian workers when it announced plans leading to the closure of a key automotive assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario. In its heyday decades earlier, GM Oshawa had been … The post Canada’s Auto Workers: GM Closure and the Struggle for “Green Energy”. The … Continue reading “Canada’s Auto Workers: GM Closure and the Struggle for “Green Energy”. The Production of Electric Utility Vehicles”

La gauche française bute sur l’Europe

En Espagne, des manifestants ont occupé les grandes places du pays, dénonçant une démocratie qui ne les représente plus et rejetant une crise qui n’est pas la leur. Dans la zone euro, la contestation bourgeonne, et prend peu à peu pour cible une Union qui a servi de courroie de transmission aux (…) / Europe, … Continue reading “La gauche française bute sur l’Europe”

Filme un flic, sauve une vie ! Petit guide juridique pour filmer la police

Au vu des nombreuses agressions policières de ces dernier jours cet article est plus que jamais d’actualité. Filmer la police c’est se protéger, protéger les autres et se défendre. Vous trouverez en pièce jointe des articles de loi, des avis, une ordonnance et de la jurisprudence relatifs au droit de filmer la police. La police … Continue reading “Filme un flic, sauve une vie ! Petit guide juridique pour filmer la police”

Surgical Strike: Attack on Saudi Oil Plant Was Incredibly Well-Executed

Saturday’s attack on the Saudi oil and gas processing station in Abqaiq hit its stabilization facility: The stabilization process is a form of partial distillation which sweetens “sour” crude oil (removes the hydrogen sulfide) and reduces vapor pressure, thereby making the crude oil safe for shipment in tankers. Stabilizers maximize production of valuable hydrocarbon liquids, while making the … Continue reading “Surgical Strike: Attack on Saudi Oil Plant Was Incredibly Well-Executed”

This Man Unfollowed Gemma O’Doherty And Her Posts Simply Vanished Overnight

AFTER months of endless bickering with right-wing supporters under various Gemma O’Doherty social media posts, Waterford man Conor Whealan has claimed to have found an end all solution to avoiding the former human being’s ongoing tirade. “I unfollowed her and she simply went away,” the astonished 27-year-old explained his ingenious move. “Who’d have thought that something so simple as unfollowing someone… … Continue reading “This Man Unfollowed Gemma O’Doherty And Her Posts Simply Vanished Overnight”

Naomi Klein Says Climate Barbarism is Here

By Natalie Hanman This story was originally published by The Guardian, and is republished here as part of the Covering Climate Now partnership to strengthen the media’s focus on the climate crisis. Why are you publishing this book now? I still feel that the way that we talk about climate change is too compartmentalised, too … Continue reading “Naomi Klein Says Climate Barbarism is Here”

Budapest Mayor István Tarlós shamed America with the removal of Roosevelt’s name

In 2011 the Budapest City Council led by Mayor István Tarlós renamed one of the most beautiful squares in Budapest. After 64 years Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s name was stripped from the oblong square in front of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences. Removal of the signs This decision was a slap in the face of the … Continue reading “Budapest Mayor István Tarlós shamed America with the removal of Roosevelt’s name”

A’dam mayor’s son was arrested with deactivated gun that belonged to his father; opposition wants answers

The weapon that Amsterdam mayor Femke Halsema’s 15-year-old son was arrested with in July was a deactivated revolver that belonged to his father, Robert Oey, the boy’s father and Halsema’s partner said in an interview with NRC. The boy found the weapon in a drawer in the mayor’s official residence, where Oey left it before … Continue reading “A’dam mayor’s son was arrested with deactivated gun that belonged to his father; opposition wants answers”

The Cost of Wanting to Tell the Truth: Global Research Needs Your Support

Dear Readers, Over the past year, largely due to changes in how information is distributed online, our finances have been hit hard. We currently run a monthly deficit: we cannot cover our monthly costs. In what effectively amounts to online … The post The Cost of Wanting to Tell the Truth: Global Research Needs Your Support … Continue reading “The Cost of Wanting to Tell the Truth: Global Research Needs Your Support”

Investissements en Afrique : Tout prédestine le Sénégal à être un hub régional de premier choix

En 2018, le Sénégal flirte avec le Top10 des destinations les plus attractives du continent africain, en termes d’investissements directs étrangers (IDE, confirmant ainsi sa progression de ces dix dernières années. Cette attractivité relative est un acquis qu’il importe de sécuriser et préserver, si l’on considère la contribution des implantations étrangères à la croissance économique … Continue reading “Investissements en Afrique : Tout prédestine le Sénégal à être un hub régional de premier choix”

The Barbarity of US-NATO, War Propaganda and the “Rule of International Law”

Greetings delegates and organizers.  My name is Mark Taliano. I am a writer and Research Associate at the Center For Research on Globalization (Global Research). My book, Voices from Syria, and my website marktaliano.net represent my efforts to take … The post The Barbarity of US-NATO, War Propaganda and the “Rule of International Law” appeared first … Continue reading “The Barbarity of US-NATO, War Propaganda and the “Rule of International Law””

Why Is Julian Assange Being Tortured to Death?

I think we already know the answer.  We need to go further and try and understand what this partially veiled, but completely serious, US and UK destruction of a modern journalist means for all of us. Assange is an advocate … The post Why Is Julian Assange Being Tortured to Death? appeared first on Global … Continue reading “Why Is Julian Assange Being Tortured to Death?”

Japan-Russia Relations, The Kuril Islands Dispute and the Revival of Suzuki Muneo

At the start of the 2000s, Suzuki Muneo was one of the most prominent politicians in Japan. Elected to the House of Representatives for the first time in 1983, Suzuki eventually served eight terms. He became a powerful figure in … The post Japan-Russia Relations, The Kuril Islands Dispute and the Revival of Suzuki Muneo … Continue reading “Japan-Russia Relations, The Kuril Islands Dispute and the Revival of Suzuki Muneo”

World’s Most Expensive UK Railway Project at £100 Billion, Derailed Before Any Track Actually Laid

Britain’s proposed HS2 high-speed rail link that would cost more than £400m per mile to complete would make it the most expensive railway on Earth, according to new estimates commissioned by the UK Department for Transport. According to these calculations, … The post World’s Most Expensive UK Railway Project at £100 Billion, Derailed Before Any … Continue reading “World’s Most Expensive UK Railway Project at £100 Billion, Derailed Before Any Track Actually Laid”

What Role Did the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Soviet Entry into the War Play in Japan’s Decision to Surrender in the Pacific War?

Tsuyoshi Hasegawa, a US citizen who was born in Japan, has taught in both countries. Applying his specialized knowledge of Russian history to an analysis of the US decision to drop atomic bombs on Japan, he challenges the prevailing … The post What Role Did the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Soviet Entry … Continue reading “What Role Did the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Soviet Entry into the War Play in Japan’s Decision to Surrender in the Pacific War?”

The Ansarullah’s Drone Strike against Saudi Arabia’s Oil Facilities Was a Classic “David vs. Goliath” Moment?

Global Research has published several articles which provide different as well as opposing views of the strikes directed Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities. What was the (direct or indirect) role of Iran in these strikes? ***  This weekend’s massive drone strike … The post The Ansarullah’s Drone Strike against Saudi Arabia’s Oil Facilities Was a Classic … Continue reading “The Ansarullah’s Drone Strike against Saudi Arabia’s Oil Facilities Was a Classic “David vs. Goliath” Moment?”

Iranian Drones Launched from Iraq Carried Out Attacks on Saudi Oil Plants

The strikes which paralysed the Saudi oil industry on Saturday morning, forcing it to halve its output of crude oil, were made by Iranian drones launched from Hashd al-Shaabi bases in southern Iraq, a senior Iraqi intelligence official has told … The post Iranian Drones Launched from Iraq Carried Out Attacks on Saudi Oil Plants … Continue reading “Iranian Drones Launched from Iraq Carried Out Attacks on Saudi Oil Plants”

Landmines: Reclaiming the Community One Bomb at a Time: The View from Indochina

Ending a war is like stopping a heavy truck. Even when you slam on the brakes, the mass and inertia of the conflict takes a very long time to halt; the violence might end but the effects can reverberate through … The post Landmines: Reclaiming the Community One Bomb at a Time: The View from … Continue reading “Landmines: Reclaiming the Community One Bomb at a Time: The View from Indochina”

10,000 Nigerian girls forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso-Ambassador

London, Sep 16, 2019 (AltAfrica)-The Nigerian Ambassador to Burkina Faso, Ramatu Ahmed says no fewer than 10,000 Nigerian girls are forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso. Ahmed disclosed this in an Interview with the News Agency of Nigeria, (NAN)  in Ouagadougou on Monday She said the  victims of sex-trade were mainly underage girls kept in … Continue reading “10,000 Nigerian girls forced into prostitution in Burkina Faso-Ambassador”