…from SouthFront Modern 9K333 Verba man-portable air-defense systems (MANPADs) have been spotted at positions of the Russian military servicemen in the Eastern Ghouta region near Damascus. The MANPADs were reportedly deployed to protect checkpoints and observation posts established by the Russians from DIY combat drones as well as other threats from the air. ISIS has […]
…from SouthFront Russia is setting up a military base in the Afrin canton area controlled by the Kurdish People’s Protection Units in northwestern Syria. The agreement on establishing the base was concluded on Sunday, according to YPG spokesman Redur Xelil. The base will reportedly be located at the village of Qatmah. Russian military servicemen have […]
U.S. soldiers gather at a military base north of Mosul. Editor’s note: This is a good enough RT piece to publish but not so good that failure to point out some “oddness” isn’t important as well. Dan seems to be more than a bit myopic it seems. Were one to take a look at the […]
Scripted by Steve Bannon or Roger Stone? Trump’s “black bloc” provocateurs set up Twitter threat to UC-Berkeley
In reality, the anti-Trump protesters did NOT riot. They were calm and having a good time, when a bunch of bussed-in agents provocateur in identical black uniforms and ski masks started attacking people and property.
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 […]
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 […]
One wonders what is going unsaid in this situation – perhaps that the weapons smuggling that Cameron says is concerning is connected to the establishment of cells throughout Europe by Turkey and there is a potentially nasty scenario involving the large numbers of young male ‘migrants’ getting their hands on weaponry. __________ World Bulletin UK […]
__________ Russia Today West, Texas fertilizer plant fire was intentionally set; ATF offers $50k reward The devastating fire at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas that killed 15 and injured more than 300 people was intentionally set, federal authorities have announced. The massive explosion also destroyed 500 homes and released toxic fumes into the area. […]
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.
The world’s largest crude exporter Saudi Arabia plans to create a huge sovereign wealth fund for the country’s most prized assets to prepare for a post oil era, said Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman as cited by Bloomberg. The Public Investment Fund (PIF) will eventually control more than $2 trillion and help the kingdom […]