The change of employer for 25-year-old, Brazilian footballer Neymar da Silva Santos Jr and a diplomatic crisis halfway around the world apparently have no link. Neymar has become the world’s most expensive footballer after signing for Paris Saint-Germain, and priced away from one of its biggest clubs.
Abdullah II calls for Israeli security guard to be prosecuted, says PM’s embracing him after embassy shooting ‘threatens regional security’
On October 11, 1999, a democratically elected government of PML-N was toppled by the military under Gen Pervez Musharraf.
The Jordanian newspaper Assabeel “reported the London-based Al-Hayat newspaper saying that Jordan warned Lebanon about the expected Israeli strike on the margins of the Arab League Summit which took place at the end of March,” according to the Middle Eastern Monitor.
No conspiracy theory involving Russia seems too outlandish to be rejected by the so-called “respectable” mainstream media. This is true across a broad swath of countries
By Chuck Ross submitted by D Boyaijan A Turkish-American businessman who is head of the Democratic National Committee’s Heritage Council claimed to have paid a former GOP congressman to write a pro-Turkey op-ed last year and also provided secret updates on his own political activities to members of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s inner circle, newly […]
The political temperature that had begun to boil from 28 October onward became menacing on the following three days, but mercifully it scaled down dramatically on the evening of November 01 after Imran Khan (IK) decided to call off his much hyped foray into Islamabad (Isbd) on November 2.
By Alice Donovan for Veterans Today In December last year, NATO officially invited Montenegro to become the 29th member state of the most powerful military organisation of our times, if not, in fact, of all time. The country’s Prime Minister, Milo Đukanović, assured the NATO secretary-general that “you can count on us at any time.” […]
Asif Haroon Raja Pakistan is going through critical times and some are of the view that the obtaining geo-political environment surrounding Pakistan are worse than 1971. The US, UK, Israel, India and Afghanistan are working in unison since late 2001 to destabilize, denuclearize and balkanize Pakistan using covert and overt means. The gang has operationalized […]
UN official calls for action to oppose European and US politicians who create “an atmosphere thick with hate” that “may descend into violence.”
Asif Haroon Raja After the 2nd World War, USA and Soviet Union emerged as two super powers and the two rivals got locked in a Cold War for next 46 years. Bi-polarism had its own flaws but to some extent it suited the weaker nations in the developing world. Break up of Soviet Union in […]
By Sajjad Shaukat for Veterans Today Some western psychiatrists believe that many terrorists have had a difficult childhood producing narcissistic wounds, resulting in “projecting the hated parts of the self onto the outside world”. According to another similar reasoning, “The desire to destroy the establishment is driven by the terrorist’s search for identity.” This dynamic […]
…from SouthFront A series of leaks and corruption allegations has rocked Iran. Reports revealed, among other things, that civil servants and business executives are being paid as much as $230,000 a month. The revelation has been used by President Hassan Rouhani’s political competitors as new ammunition ahead of next year’s election. In turn, Rouhani adviser […]
Bernie Sanders supporters may still be bruised by his nomination defeat but in a defiant letter the Democratic senator has reminded people his campaign was more than a presidential race – it was a “political revolution” – and one that he sees continuing. Bernie Sanders supporters may still be bruised by his nomination defeat but […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin has commented on the results of the referendum in the UK, where the majority voted to leave the European Union. According to Putin, such a turn of events has become possible because of the high concentration of power in EU structures and the erosion of national borders, Interfax reports.
Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann has become a new casualty of Europe’s migration crisis. On May 9, Faymann announced the resignation.
NEW YORK — Billionaire businessman Donald Trump took to the lobby of his famed Trump Tower on Monday morning and pledged to slap himself with a huge tax hike.
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 […]
“We trust Russia”, said Meis Kreidi, who spent a long time abroad as a member of the opposition. “We finally have peace in our land thanks to Russia’s support. We have finally taken the first steps toward ending the war.”
I just finished listening to Mitt Romney and Donald Trump trade barbs. Lets begin with the level of absurdity here, both are Vietnam War draft dodgers of the highest and most despicable level.
By Alan Hart For several years I have been wondering, sometimes on public platforms and in writing, if Palestine is a lost cause. I have now come to the conclusion that as things are it is and will remain so unless the Palestinians, the occupied and oppressed and the diaspora, put their political act together […]
ERBIL, Kurdistan Region–In the latest row between Ankara and the Kurds of Turkey, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has called for the lifting of immunities from Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) leaders to start criminal investigations against them. Erdogan slammed the co-chair of the HDP, Selahattin Demirtas on Sunday for advocating greater autonomy for Turkey’s Kurdish […]
UAF GenStaff issued a statement claiming the war continues and will continue until Crimea is reclaimed by Ukraine, with the UAF ready to resume offensive operations at any moment.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Senior Member of Turkish Republican People’s Party (CHP) Aran Erdam disclosed that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and his relatives have purchased oil from the ISIL terrorist group. “The evidence shows that the trucks that were bombed by the Russian planes last month were carrying oil cargos destined for Turkey via Iraq from Northern […]
German newspaper Die Welt believes that the United States’ decision to start selling oil from their strategic reserves amounts to a growing resource war against Russia, Saudi Arabia and Iran. © SPUTNIK/ ILYA PITALEV US to See Record Number of Corporate Defaults Amid Oil, Gas Liquidity Woes – Moody’s Recently, the US Congress approved a […]
Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir Kremlin: No political settlement in Syria before defeat of terrorism VIENNA, October 30. /TASS/. A special body will be established to launch political process in Syria, Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir said on Friday after the multilateral talks on Syrian settlement in the Austrian capital city Vienna. He said participants […]
Jim W. Dean – The World needs an enforcement mechanism to go after the state sponsors of terrorism early in the game, rather than after the last body is buried. The guilty have to be held financially responsible.
Turkey rounds up 1,300 ‘radicals’ across the country A demonstrator is arrested by Turkish police officers during a protest condemning a suicide bombing in Southern city of Suruc in Turkey. By RUDAW ERBIL, Kurdistan Region— Turkish security forces have detained 1,302 people in 39 provinces since July 24, according to a statement issued by the office […]
On 27th July, 2015, reports on death of Mullah Mohammad Omar Mujahid, leader of the Taliban broadcasted
Inna Shevchenko: “With our political breasts, we are shocking, irritating, frightening, inspiring.”