Saudi Arabian Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense, Prince Mohammed bin Salman (C-L) meeting with US President Barack Obama in Washington, DC, on June 17, 2016. (Photo by AFP) US President Barack Obama is set to veto legislation which gives the families of 9/11 attack victims a civil cause of action against Saudi Arabia […]
Obama actually spoke some truth about Israel…in fact, he understated the case.
Jim W. Dean – Gordon gives us another one of his classic retrospectives, a short synopsis of what happened back then and why it matters now, as few can do. It is easier to do when you have been there and done the heavy lifting.
Jim W. Dean – Obama’s UN speech writers went overboard on trying to wallpaper over the blood splatters of his regime change legacy, thinking that would erase it. And the parts about “accountable government and “true democracy” made me gag.
Donald Trump Finally Admits President Obama Born in U.S. as Trump Campaign Gives Birther Trump a Political Abortion
NATO has by degrees since the fall of the Soviet Union, increased Nuclear and ground troops along Russia’s border.
President Barack Obama struck back at the Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump on Thursday at a news conference in Laos after a three-day visit to Southeast Asia, stressing that Trump is unsuitable for office and warning that his behavior is unacceptable and should not be normalized in the 2016 election cycle.
Jim W. Dean – The postmortem on this “un-deal” has already begun, with the Germans and French shoveling dirt on the still warm TTIP corpse, while the US public generally has been asleep at the wheel on it all.
Americans’ approval of the US Congress remains low at 18 percent, a monthly Gallup poll taken August 3-7 shows. Editor’s note: Just a note on how internet Trump/Trolldom is divorced from reality. I can’t wait for the assholes to start pissing blood in the comment boards over this one. Good luck with that.g Americans’ […]
Recently, Donald Trump Republican nominee has described President Barack Obama as “the founder of ISIS”, and said his rival Hillary Clinton was the “co-founder”.
The US has strongly warned Israel against destroying the Palestinian village of Sussiya in the occupied West Bank, calling such a prospect “very troubling.”
Jim W. Dean – Obama put a double whammy on Syria and Putin by running down their making the major effort in the anti-terrorism fight, while claiming US credit for things it has not done and leaving out our material support for terrorist proxies.
Jim W. Dean – We can hardly expect Obama to publicly admit that the US had advance knowledge of the coup.
Kurdish fighters from the YPG and YPJ bidding farewell to a comrade killed during clashes with jihadists in Aleppo countryside. Photo: ARA News Syrian Kurds provide safe haven for thousands of Iraqis fleeing ISIS Syrian Kurds do not fear improvement in Russian-Turkish relations Top jihadis under fire by US-backed SDF near ISIS border pocket Life […]
By Josh Rogin June 30 The Obama administration has proposed a new agreement on Syria to the Russian government that would deepen military cooperation between the two countries against some terrorists in exchange for Russia getting the Assad regime to stop bombing U.S.-supported rebels. The United States transmitted the text of the proposed agreement to […]
Britain and the US have always been close friends, however that relationship has now been tested as Britain has decided to leave the European Union. So who will become Washington’s new ally?
Donald Trump — a psychopath, narcissist, and megalomaniac — is fueling genocidal Islamophobia in the United States to get elected president.
Coping with NATO’s recent aggressive behavior has been unquestionably the most important issue on the Russian foreign policy agenda, an issue around which all other issues revolve.
Jim W. Dean – The US setting a precedent of holding any terror event on trial in a national court, and then seizing sovereign funds in a judgment case is going to have quite a ripple effect, as it gives the right, theoretically, for other countries to do the same.
Around 100 heavily armed Al-Nusra fighters were spotted arriving in the border region between Syria and Turkey, the Russian Center for Syrian Reconciliation reported, citing sources in Kbana, a village in the Latakia province.
President Obama, earn your 2009 Nobel Peace Prize by seizing that moment in Hiroshima, Japan by speaking from your heart and telling the world that this nuclear devastation must not be allowed to happen again as well as offer a concrete proposal to eliminate nuclear weapons forever ~ which must begin with ourselves.
An Army Captain is suing President Barack Obama, arguing that the war against Islamic State is illegal because it has not been authorized by Congress.
Jim W. Dean – Salman Sheikh has a nice condensed review of the struggling US-Saudi relationship, which is not an easy task with all of its layers and Byzantine complications.
Gordon Duff – Presidential politics in the US are leading to a potentially dark future, not just for the US, but to a collapse of NATO and the EU as well. Moves are afoot by the ultra-powerful lobbying machine of the new anti-US alliance of Israel.
On 15 April 2016 the web site “Ending the Fed” (ETF News) published a “breaking” news item reporting that President Obama had taken $2.6 billion from veterans’ programs and allocated it to assist Syrian refugees:
President Barack Obama announced on Monday that the US is boosting its troop presence in Syria five-fold, to 250 military personnel.
Jim W. Dean – The Syrian opposition got the bad news today, to forget getting Assad out now as a precondition for pursuing talks. Pay close attention to Obama’s statement that pressure must be put on ALL parties to “broker a transition”.
The Yankees are coming! The Yankees are coming!
The Brookings Institution reported that Barack Obama ended opium eradication efforts in Afghanistan in 2009, effectively green lighting Afghan opium production and the Afghan heroin trade.
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.