Moscow and Ankara are carrying out their first joint military operation against Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) in the Syrian province of Aleppo, the Russian Defense Ministry has announced.
“McCain-Linked Nonprofit Received $1 Million From Saudi Arabia.”
Will Trump (and the world) survive till inauguration day?
Jim W. Dean – The past week has been full of mixed signals as some of the Trump administration people have been at odds on some of his previous foreign policy statements. During his hearing, General Mattis even named Russia as the number one threat to the US.
Is “Mad Dog” Mattis right in saying that “[the world order is] under the biggest attack since World War II … from Russia, from terrorist groups and with what China is doing in the South China Sea”?
What the hell; we have been not only hacking but buying, influencing, even killing in elections around the world for the last century. Stop crying Liberal America.
The Syrian military has additionally deployed large reinforcements, including battle tanks and armoured vehicles, to the Kuweires airbase in the province of Aleppo.
__________ Telesur China, Russia Agree to Counter US Anti-Missile System China and Russia have agreed to take unspecified “countermeasures” in response to a U.S. plan to deploy an anti-missile system in South Korea, state news agency Xinhua reported Friday. The countermeasures “will be aimed at safeguarding interests of China and Russia and the strategic balance […]
If this dossier of reports on Trump and his connections to Russia turns out to be authentic and accurate, then it is the greatest political scandal since Watergate; if it isn’t, then it’s one of the greatest smears ever attempted.
It is unclear why Russia decided to intervene only in October 2015, almost four years after the war began in Syria, when 75% of the territory of the nation had been occupied by Islamist rebels.
George Soros is probably in trouble again.
…from SouthFront Last night, Syrian army troops, backed up by artillery strikes, attacked ISIS units north of the Kuweires Airbase. There are no detailed reports from the area, but pro-government sources argued that the army had been able to kill some 4 ISIS members in the area. The government forces’ activity north of Kuweires allowed […]
Jim W. Dean – Trump is slowly moving over from Tweets to having his key staff doing what they are supposed to, roll out the President’s evolving positions to warm the media up. Conway was chosen to remind us that changes are on the way on the Russian front.
NATO has recently blamed Russia for spreading populist movements all over Europe. Bad move.
Sputnik: The Russian task force in Syria has created a unified air defense network using advanced S-300 and S-400 “Triumf” surface-to-air missile systems, which can reliably defend the nation against aerial attacks both on land and at sea, commander of the Russian military group in the country Col. Gen. Andrei Kartapolov said on Friday. “A […]
Obviously RT’s real crime, according to the United States Intelligence Community, has been to occasionally tell the truth to the American people.
Vladimir Putin: New World Order agents don’t “know how to lose with dignity.”
Jim W. Dean – John McAfee is certainly having a good time. The election is over, and he is still getting lots of air time for his debunking of the claimed Democratic party hack.
Russia Pulls Out Admiral Kuznetsov Battlegroup From Syrian Waters, Reduces Military Presence In Country
…from SouthFront The Russian Navy is returning Admiral Kuznetsov heavy aircraft-carrying missile cruiser and its battlegroup from the Mediterranean to its home base in Russia’s Severomorsk. Admiral Kuznetsov, accompanied by Pyotr Veliky battle cruiser, Severomorsk and Vice-Admiral Kulakov anti-submarine destroyers, Admiral Grigorovich frigate and support vessels, has been involved in a counterterrorism operation in Syria […]
The Washington Post has been blaming Russia for virtually any bad thing that happens in America for months, and it is no accident that they quickly produced the fake news that Russia hacked a Vermont utility computer.
Jim W. Dean – The classic reason for using a high level intermediary like Kissinger is so both parties can protect themselves from leaks and usual multiple Intel agencies’ snooping that could preempt the timing of policy announcement changes.
The current state of affairs in Ukraine, Iraq and Libya suggests that the United States runs silly and inconsistent foreign politics. Yet, a more global approach shows that chaos and mess in these countries appear as petty sacrifices on the way to a strategic goal, to which the States may purposefully go for decades. One […]
Veterans Today even played its part. When confronted by evidence of electoral interference at every level, just like the CIA does to other countries, this time “payback” for the US, we knew that the truth would never get out.
The Washington Post is now ineffective because Vladimir Putin, whether NWO like it or not, has already left an indelible mark on the twenty-first century.
Jim W. Dean – This is about what we have been expecting, a fanny covering move by Obama so it could not be said he did nothing. Expect to see 35 US diplomats in Russia ordered to leave soon.
Jim W. Dean – The focus now is the black box comment on the cockpit tape of a flap problem, but where it is acknowledged could still be a sabotage issue.
Jim W. Dean – This quickly built Russian gas line is proof that Crimeans voted themselves a future when they rejected being a part of the coup in Kiev. They are now energy independent from Kiev.
Jonas E. Alexis – The criminal minds who supported ISIS and al-Nusra in Syria have been caught red-handed again.
Turkey and Russia agreed on a nationwide ceasefire plan in Syria.
A Turkish court has put a broadcast ban on reporting of the investigation into last week’s murder of the Russian ambassador to Ankara Andrei Karlov, state media said Tuesday.