Edward Snowden ‘I’ve been waiting 40 years for someone like you.” Those were the first words Daniel Ellsberg spoke to me when we met last year. Dan and I felt an immediate kinship; we both knew what it meant to risk so much – and to be irrevocably changed – by revealing secret truths. […]
In the latest sign of Turkey’s slide toward dictatorship, the ruling AK Party has taken steps to remove power from Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu and to consolidate authority behind embattled President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. In recent weeks, the Turkish parliament has taken aggressive steps toward abandoning the country’s secular constitution. If achieved, this would cement broader […]
Trump said, “And we’re going to take great care of Israel. We’re going to cherish and protect Israel.”
With important local government elections a few days away the campaign against alleged antisemites reached a crescendo over the weekend, with the press and TV corps in full cry.
The Establishment Hierarchy spends a lot of money running self-protection rackets.
The orchestrated smear campaign against pro-Palestine sympathisers sent me reaching for my pen. But Gilad Atzmon too was eyeing the Labour Party’s crazed witch hunt for “antisemites” with misgiving and had already declared, in his usual robust way, that Labour under Jeremy Corbyn was not so much a party as a piece of Zionist-occupied territory.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The authorities of Germany, France, Austria, Belgium, Denmark and Sweden are in favor of extending the temporary border controls within the European Union, which are due to expire in May, in the framework of the Schengen Borders Code rules, German media reported Saturday.According to Die Welt, such proposal has been sent in writing to the First Vice-President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans and the […]
Dozens of pro-Kurdish activists alongside members of Germany’s Pirate Party have held a rally outside the Chancellery in Berlin rejecting Angela Merkel’s cooperation with the Turkish President, which they claim made her an accomplice in human rights violations. Gathered outside the seat of the Chancellor, demonstrators wielding Kurdish flags and banners were addressed by Bruno […]
… by Ian Greenhalgh Few politicians are popular these days; however, few are as unpopular, you might even say loathed as Ted Cruz. Quite how such an unlikeable and widely despised figure can attempt to run for president boggles the mind; just another perplexing aspect of what is a thoroughly unfathomable election campaign. Then there […]
… by Ian Greenhalgh Ken Livingstone is a veteran of the Labour Party, a former MP and Mayor of London, and in my opinion one of the more respectable of senior British politicans (although that amounts to faint praise). Regardless of what you might think of Ken Livingstone however, what he said happens to be […]
Is China Really Communist?
… by Ian Greenhalgh While the Western MSM has largely stopped reporting on the situation in Eastern Ukraine, we at VT have been keeping an eye on things. Ceasefire violations are a daily occurrence and there continue to be casualties on both sides. The Kiev regime has spent the ceasefire re-arming, re-equipping and re-training it’s […]
By Sajjad Shaukat for Veterans Today Russia’s Defense Ministry hosted the fifth Moscow Conference on International Security, held in Moscow on April 27-28, 2016 with the participation of high military officials and experts from around the world to discuss the fight against terrorism and other pressing security challenges. Besides, security […]
There have been anti-Moscow demonstrations in Yerevan over the past week or two. Some people have even thrown eggs at the Russian Embassy, despite the fact most Armenians owe their living to Russia in one way or another. Public rallies which are expressly anti-Russian must receive some sort of permission to be held, and in […]
After an official meeting with the Ukrainian authorities Victoria Nuland, the US State Department curator on Ukraine, met with MPs of the Ulrainian Parliament Verkhovna Rada.
The United States is preparing to offer Israel the largest military aid package offered to any country in US history
… by Ian Greenhalgh Why does the US give Israel billions of dollars in military aid each year? Why do less than 6 million European Jews, invaders and oppressors of a foreign land and it’s people deserve to be so lavishly armed and equipped? The answer can only be that there is vast corruption at […]
The god, Lahasa, returned to his home in the stars but he left behind his flying disk made of an unknown golden alloy. All the tribes bowed down before Lahasa. Under his direction they had built Machu Picchu.
It is high time Americans gain an understanding of how America is organized and controlled by a system of Khazarian Mafia Cartels. Unless the Establishment Hierarchy’s system of these interlocked Cartels that control almost every single part of our lives is fully exposed and checkmated, we are doomed to self-destruct as a nation.
The British eurosceptics claimed that their like-minded fellow Marine Le Pen’s visit to Great Britain would be undesirable.
Tonight Donald Trump reigned triumphant in all five states, while Hillary Clinton continues to lead, narrowing the odds that Ted Cruz, Bernie Sanders and John Kasich will be able to rally a comeback for their respective parties’ nominations. Almost instantaneously, the Associated Press called Connecticut, Maryland and Pennsylvania for Trump. At the same time, Maryland […]
Sometimes history repeats itself and sometimes the repetition is so blatantly obvious that one must question the sanity of those involved; after all, one of the better definitions of insanity is to repeat the exact same actions with the expectation of a different outcome each time.
“Hillary has exactly zero chance of winning a general election against Trump.” (Unless of course the fix is in.)
Today’s modern left-leaning and progressive democrat, contend the reasons for the failed utopian dream is because, “not enough money has been spent by tax confiscation, or that those in charge simply haven’t done it right”!
Qatar’s ex-Foreign Minister reveals: Qatar and Saudi Arabia start and escalate the Civil War in Syria
In a recent interview with Financial Times, Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber Al Thani, the former Foreign Minister of Qatar, talked about the country’s crucial role in escalating the Syrian Civil War.
Some members of the Jewish Caucus claim he acted without consulting them properly in advance.
In the past, wealth came with responsibility. Today’s rich avoid taxes, military service, and charitable giving. No wonder we’re seeing a populist backlash
A senior Russian lawmaker considers a new BBC documentary on the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 in eastern Ukraine in July 2014 capable of helping to shed light on the tragedy.
By Rudaw ERBIL, Kurdistan Region – Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani lauded Iran’s actions in the Middle East, claiming that Tehran has prevented the Islamic State (ISIS) from taking over much larger parts of the region. “Without Iran… now we would have faced the terrorist government of Daesh (ISIS),” Rouhani said at a seminar on culture […]
Jim W. Dean – We do like the rebel side of Uri, where he will contest the hero status being laid upon General Ze’evi, one of Israel’s serial rapists, murderers, and gangsters. Think of all the nice deserving people who got passed over.
President Barack Obama just concluded a closely watched visit to Saudi Arabia. No major announcements or developments emerged from his meeting with the Kingdom’s leaders, and some commentators suggested that the apparent coldness between Obama and the Saudi heads of state is a plus.