Saudi Arabia and Qatar have dispatched new cargoes of arms and ammunition, including advanced missiles, to the militant groups in Aleppo to help the terrorists defend their positions against the government forces’ advances
Oversupply of oil on the global market amounts to two percent according to Pouyanne, and the price of it is now impossible to predict.
New Scandal for US: Republicans Asked Tehran to Keep US Prisoners (including Navy and Marines) in Jail Until Presidential Elections
Iran’s top security official Rear Admiral Ali Shamkhani disclosed on Thursday that the US Republicans had demanded Tehran to suspend the January prisoners’ swap deal with Washington until the presidential elections in the US.
Emails obtained by the Flint Journal reveal local health officials accusing Governor Rick Snyder and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality of withholding lead testing results from city schools as the governor worked on ways to present the information to the public. At an October 8 press conference, Governor Rick Snyder announced that three buildings […]
As Turkey and Saudi Arabia edge closer to sending ground forces into Syria at the behest of the United States, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has warned that an escalation of the conflict could lead to world war. During an interview with German newspaper Handelsblatt, Medvedev warned of dire consequences if the United States and its allies […]
NATO is sending war ships to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece deal with people smugglers and stem the flow of migrants, the alliance’s top commander has announced. READ MORE: Overcome ‘dark side’: Campaign urges residents to embrace refugees launched in Germany Three military vessels from NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 2 have been […]
The last four remaining activists occupying a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon hinterlands have surrendered, ending the 41-day standoff with local and federal authorities. One of them held out for two hours, rambling on the internet before surrendering. David Fry of Ohio, Jeff Banta of Nevada, and Sean and Sandy Anderson of Idaho have insisted […]
According to US Secretary of State John Kerry, leaders have reached a ceasefire agreement that could be implemented within days. Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stressed that the main result of meeting in Munich was a confirmation of the UN resolution on Syria. Lavrov also said that Russia expressed its concern that the Syrian opposition was harming efforts to resolve […]
(JTA) — Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign defended an endorsement from a controversial pastor who has said Jews will be hunted and put in death camps before Jesus returns. Kansas evangelical Pastor Mike Bickle, whose endorsement the campaign publicized last month, runs a project called “Israel Mandate,” one of whose goals is “partnering with Messianic Jews for the salvation […]
In 2014, Stephen Harper’s Conservative government signed a controversial $15 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Two years later, Justin Trudeau and the Liberals are in charge, but have so far refused to cancel the contract. Now, observers suggest that the issue might be the first real test of Trudeau’s foreign policy mettle. MPs Call […]
By Christopher Flavelle for Bloomberg The Republican presidential candidates are pitching Obamacare. Marco Rubio wants to “ensure those with pre-existing health conditions can get access to affordable coverage.” Ted Cruz wants to “delink health insurance from employment.” Jeb Bush favors letting employers “use financial incentives to encourage wellness programs.”John Kasich wants to use episode-based payments to […]
By Santiago Sunset for Veterans Today Reading this article, some people might say: “So what the f..k want this European anarchist (which I am not; I am a utopian)?! Would you, sir, mind your own business and take care about you rotting, around all seams dissolving Europe!” And indeed, under certain conditions they could […]
Guardian: Moments after he placed second in the New Hampshire primary, John Kasich was transformed from a low-profile, under-the-radar candidate to the new face of compassionate conservatism in America. Here, apparently, was the moderate Republican antidote to the domineering Donald Trump, a governor with a record of achievement, willing to rise above the fearful invective […]
The Business magnate that is Donald Trump has waded into European affairs with his first campaign interview with a French magazine predicting “revolutions” in Europe, another 9/11-style attack and its ultimate collapse. Trump — who recently valued his fortune at US$10 billion, but which was contested as being less than half that by Forbes magazine — told Valeurs Actuelles: “What’s happening in Europe […]
Europeans ask Russia to develop nuclear weapon against asteroids YEKATERINBURG, February 11. /TASS/. Russian scientists have developed a project of upgrading intercontinental ballistic missiles to destroy near-Earth meteorites 20-50 meters in size, leading researcher of the Makeyev Rocket Design Bureau Sabit Saitgarayev told TASS on Thursday. The scientists would like to test the improved missiles’ […]
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. Russia has made “specific proposals” on a ceasefire in Syria and is waiting for a reaction from the US, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said. “We made proposals on implementing a ceasefire, quite specific ones,” TASS cited Lavrov as saying. “We are waiting for a US response before putting […]
Moscow says some opposition groups in the Syrian city of Aleppo are breaking ranks with militants and cooperating with the government.
Jim W. Dean – This is fine example of a Congressional dog and phony show. Special Envoy McGurk several times has the US take credit for what the Syrian-Russian coalition has done in terms of beating back ISIL, while the US has time and again claimed it was hurting the process.
Turkish parliament member and Kurdish activist Osman Baydemir said that Recep Tayyip Erdogan is encouraging Islamist terrorists to encircle and isolate the 20 million Kurds who live in the eastern half of the country. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is encouraging Islamist terrorists to encircle and isolate the 20 million Kurds who live in the […]
© Rostec Corporation A multicopter complex armed with anti-tank missiles has been unveiled at a military robot conference near Moscow. Consisting of several drones, the complex is set to perform reconnaissance tasks, monitor the battlefield and eliminate targets. The versatile airborne robotic complex has been developed by Sistemprom, an integral part of the United Instrument Manufacturing […]
In an angry tirade starting with “Ey America!” Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan accused Washington of causing the bloodbath in Syria by not recognizing the Kurdish forces fighting against Islamic State in the region as terrorists. Bringing a new level of pressure to bear on its NATO ally, the Turkish president questioned Washington’s commitment as […]
Lawmakers could be headed toward a veterans omnibus bill covering a host of health, education and employment issues after House members passed a package of nine veterans-themed measures Tuesday evening.
About 15,000 veterans would be eligible for expanded disability compensation because of exposure to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune, NC, between August 1953 and December of 1987, change to: according to the VA.
© NASA US scientists will make a presentation about the search for gravitational waves – and will possibly announce their discovery. Astronomers have been searching for decades, as they are one of the most important variables in Einstein’s theory of relativity. The presentation – which coincides with the 100th anniversary of the publication of Einstein’s theory […]
Christine Lagarde has said it is hard to see the programme continuing ‘without substantial effort’ to improve governance
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov says his country has information on secret contacts between Turkey and the leadership of the so-called “Islamic State” terrorist group. … from Sputnik, Moscow Russia Revealed Continuing Daesh – Turkey Secret Contacts “There’s information that the leadership of Daesh (ISIS/ISIL) is continuing secret contacts with the Turkish leadership,” Lavrov said […]
The refugee policy has turned into a real modern Trojan horse able to destroy the very foundations of Europe.
The possibility of a full-fledged war between Russia and Turkey has been a talk of the day for conspiracy theorists, analysts, couch warriors and experts on international politics for several weeks already.