Jim W. Dean – Turkey has armored forces deployed north of Idlib province on the Syrian border, and on the Iraqi border, also. Both are invasion forces but there has been little press on the infantry and air cover that would be needed for them.
Earlier, North Korea revealed a plan to launch a missile towards Guam by mid-August
With Netanyahu’s former aide turning state’s evidence, PM is likely to face charges. Will a police recommendation lead to his ouster? And when if the coalition rallies behind him? Here’s what we can expect
Damascus: Dr Bassam Barakat and Nahed al Husaini of Veterans Today are at the residence of Dr. Najm Hamad al Ahmad. I met Dr. Najm in 2014 during the Damascus Counter-Terrorism Conference I attended with Colonel Hanke, Jim W. Dean, Mike Harris and others. I got to know Dr. Najm well and we became friends. […]
Reports coming out of Damascus have former Syrian Minister of Justice arrested while boarding a plane to flee Syria.
Syrian minister: a possible confrontation with Turkey … and Saudi Arabia is seeking land to intervene
Syrian National Reconciliation Minister Ali Heidar strongly criticized Turkish army’s invasion of his country’s territory and underlined that the top political and military brass in Damascus are to make a decision about confronting the Turkish aggression.
Former Norwegian Prime Minister Kjell Magne Bondevik Following an executive order by the US president banning entry from Iran and six other Muslim states, a former Norwegian prime minister says has was held and questioned at a Washington airport over a visit he had paid to the Islamic Republic some three years ago, describing […]
A senior official at the Israeli Embassy in London was secretly filmed discussing with a Conservative staffer how British officials with a pro-Palestinian stance could be “taken down.”
[Editor’s note: This is a textbook example of the use of fake news to further a political agenda. In this case, it is Israel who is using the technique via the website AWD News, a Shin Bet run fake news outlet. The goal of this operation was to ‘test run’ a threat against Pakistan in […]
This is a quite mystifying story, Boris Johnson, he of the ridiculous haircut and self-professed ‘passionate Zionism’ shocked everyone by doing something most out of character – he told the truth!
ANKARA, August 11. /TASS/. Ankara is ready to discuss the possibility of a joint operation with Russia in Syria against the Islamic State (a terrorist group banned in Russia), Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu told NTV television news channel on Thursday. “Yes, the idea of a joint operation is still on table,” the minister said […]
Russian Navy To Get 12 Warships, 8 Combatant Craft, 23 Auxiliary Vessels By Yearend: Defense Minister
The Russian navy has undergone quite a transformation since the ‘bad old days’ on the 1990s and early 2000s when ships were left to rot at anchor. While the navy is a far smaller force than it’s Soviet predecessor, it remains a potent and capable force equipped with modern ships and systems. Relatively few Soviet-era […]
Jim W. Dean – It is unusual that a high-level corruption battle like this one in Iraq would go public in such a major way, but it gives us a rare view into the belly of the beast.
He makes the French want to retch, the Germans consider him a hate preacher, in Britain we just think the whole fiasco is darkly humourous; yet Trump continues to be supported by large numbers of Americans. In fact, it has been blatantly obvious to us non-Americans that Trump and his campaign for president has brought […]
Jim W. Dean – This is what we get when organized crime is actually given ministerial positions for political support to a ruling party. Western countries basically do the same, but prefer the more subtle methodology.
Russia’s new ion collider that is now under construction in the town of Dubna north of Moscow is capable of producing results of the Nobel Prize level, Russian Minister of Education and Science Dmitry Livanov said on Thursday.
According to Israeli media reports, UK police summoned Tzipi Livni for questioning over links to alleged war crimes committed by Israeli military during operation Cast Lead in the Gaza Strip in 2008-2009.
I think we can file this one in the ‘about bloody time’ folder where we put all those things that should have been done long ago.
Given what we know about Turkey supplying Ukraine with weapons, the Turkish Grey Wolves training terrorist groups in Ukraine to unleash on Crimea and the Ukrainian and Turkish intelligence services smuggling sarin gas into Syria via Georgia and Turkey, then we can rest assured that the real purpose of this visit to Kiev by the […]
Russia will set up two new divisions in its Western Military District and one division in its Southern Military District to counteract NATO buildup near its borders, Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said on Wednesday.
Alexandrova Lyudmila Gazprom set to team up with Italy, Greece in Europe-bound natural gas deliveries MOSCOW, April 8. /TASS/. The route of the Poseidon natural gas pipeline may pass over the Black Sea bottom, Energy Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday. “As far as Poseidon pipeline laying is concerned, the memorandum was signed several weeks ago. […]
PRAGUE (Sputnik) – Europe has faced an enormous influx of migrants fleeing war and poverty in the Middle East and Africa. Many refugees use transit routes through the Balkans to reach more prosperous countries in Western Europe. EU border agency Frontex recorded over 1.83 million illegal border crossings into the European Union in 2015. “The size of criminal business involving the transport of illegal migrants to Europe […]
Polish rightwing deputy Antoni Macierewicz © Marcin Obara / AFP [Editor’s note: I am not sure if this is funny, but Macierewicz and the right wing government now building a dictatorship in Poland were financially backed by “Zionists.” … Gordon Duff ] ___________ The Anti-Defamation League, devoted to combating anti-Semitism, has called on the Polish […]
UK Minister for the Middle East Tobias Ellwood Evidence from a UN report that suggests the Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen has targeted innocent civilians may have been falsified by Houthi rebels, a British government minister has alleged. Minister for the Middle East Tobias Ellwood caused astonishment when he made the claim in the House […]
During his visit to Athens, Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon accused Turkey of sponsoring terrorism by buying oil from Daesh terrorist group.
On Tuesday, Iraqi fighter jets pounded a terrorist base in the town of Barwanah killing the purported Daesh war minister, identified as Samer Mohammad Matloub Hussein al- Mahlawi, along with three of his close aides
Medvedev – The reckless and criminal actions of the Turkish authorities… have caused a dangerous escalation of relations between Russia and NATO, which cannot be justified by any interest, including protection of state borders.
More than 600 militants were killed by Russian cruise missiles in Syria’s Deir ez-Zor province, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said on Friday.
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 […]
Military cooperation between Syrian government troops and the Kurdish People’s Protection Units (YPG) has been instrumental in pushing back Islamic State (ISIS) militants from the town of Hasaka in Syria’s northeast,