Jim W. Dean – Turkey’s main concern is seeing the referendum trigger an uprising in its own unhappy Kurdish regions, when it already has serious concerns with a Kurdish independent state being carved out on its southern border with Syria.
After months of attacking Venezuela’s unpopular President Nicolas Maduro, Latin America came out strongly against U.S. threats of military action against the crisis-hit nation.
North Korea wouldn’t stand a chance against the US if the war of words between the two states escalates into a military conflict, Leonid Ivashov, a political analyst and retired Russian Colonel-General, told RT, urging a diplomatic solution to the crisis.
Japan deployed its Patriot missile defence system on Saturday after North Korea threatened to fire ballistic missiles over the country towards the U.S. Pacific territory of Guam, local officials and reports said.
While the Syrian Arab Army backed by allied forces is conducting a successful counter-terrorism operation along the Euphrates River, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham continues to strengthen in the south of the province of Idlib. And furthermore, the militants intend to become ‘moderate opposition’.
The strategy of US neocons is to get closer to the Russian bear until it finally becomes aggressive. If not, they will at least scare the population and other countries into greater military spending, explains international affairs commentator Marko Gasic.
Instead of wasting resources sitting around in Poland and the Baltics waiting for an imaginary Russian invasion, NATO could be shoring up the borders against ISIS terrorists coming to Europe, Adam Garrie, managing editor at The Duran, says. Interpol has released a list of 173 Islamic State fighters that could be preparing to carry out […]
Syrian War Report – June 16, 2017: US Rocket Artillery Systems Pose Direct Threat To Govt Forces In Southeastern Syria
…from SouthFront The SAA reportedly entered into the Al-Ajrawi farm south of the Tabqah airbase after repelling an attack by ISIS fighters on its new positions in the Raqqah province. Earlier this week, the SAA liberated the Al-Thawra oil field, the Al-Thawra housing and pumping station. According to pro-government sources, the SAA may continue its […]
“The Romanian leadership has turned the country into a [NATO] outpost and that is an outright threat against us. We told so to the Romanian side, including publicly,” Botsan-Kharchenko said.
Andrew Tobin ‘The Rabbinate is challenging the very underpinnings of Zionism by placing the personal status of every Jew in doubt’ Activists claim the chief rabbinate is holding an ‘Inquisition’ as long-time immigrants to Israel are now under the Jewish identity lens TEL AVIV (JTA) — Yael knew she would have to prove she was […]
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.
US under Trump among external threats to EU – council president Tusk Published time: 31 Jan, 2017 12:25Edited time: 31 European Council President Donald Tusk has called the US under President Donald Trump one of the external threats to the EU along with China, Russia and radical Islam. The senior EU official added that the […]
One has to wonder why Trump is so critical of China and why he seems to have such disdain for them? Superficially, we can take it as Trump trying to act tough and show that he will be a strong leader.
Quite clearly, the head of MI6 is talking utter bilge, the very idea that Daesh terrorists in Syria are plotting to attack the UK is ludicrous. There is no Daesh, in reality, it is a cover story for the machinations of the proxy forces controlled by the US, NATO, Turkey, Israel, Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States.
© Yuri Smityuk/TASS MOSCOW, November 23. /TASS/. Russia’s space corporation Roscosmos and the Russian Academy of Sciences have started drafting the concept of a future national structure expected to issue warnings of potentially dangerous space objects, the director of the Russian Academy’s Institute of Astronomy, Boris Shustov, has told TASS. “Roscosmos and the Russian Academy of […]
Tactical short-range ballistic missile systems Iskander-M Responding to the threat posed by US cruise missiles, which could be launched from sites in Eastern Europe, Russia will be forced to deploy its own ballistic missiles in its westernmost region, the head of the Russian Senate Defense Committee warned. “One of the reasons why Russia opposed the […]
Jim W. Dean – The Iran sanctions triggered its “Manhattan program” to build up its own domestic weapons program using its skilled talent and industrial base, and Iran is much stronger militarily now than before the sanctions.
Polish society has split in two since elections last year, which saw the rise to power of the conservative nationalist Law and Justice Party.
Intelligence received by Veterans Today has led to making a startling and unpleasant announcement. We have reason to believe that the US and/or any nation of Europe, including Russia, may well be attacked by ISIS using a nuclear weapon, not “dirty bomb,” at any time including today.
Jim W. Dean – Throughout the Western world, we see elected leaders growing more disconnected from their constituents, in terms of representing their interests. Most Europeans have rejected manufactured threats.
Poland does not like or trust Russia, this is a deep-seated antipathy within the Polish collective mind that has existed for centuries, quite understandable as the Poles have been invaded, conquered and occupied by Russia more than once.
Jim W. Dean – This “both parties are the same” silliness disease has even captured Chomsky, who should know better. All he has to say is they are on some issues and he would be OK.
French experts have recognized that the security is deteriorating in Africa’s Sahel region. The first of all, it’s a threat of terror attacks against the crucial regional infrastructure, including air ports and rail roads.
__________ Georgi Gotev, Euractiv Turkey repeats threat to flood Europe with refugees An adviser to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan threatened that if the European Parliament votes against lifting the visa requirement for Turkish citizens, his country would send refugees on its territory to the European Union. “The European Parliament will discuss the report that […]
Jim W. Dean – At the end of the day, ending the Syrian war and putting that promised $6 billion to Turkey into helping Syrians rebuild their homes is the only logical path, and more fair to the struggling EU countries paying the tab.
Just skimmed this breaking article, but some of it appears to lay blame to ISIS or whatever they want to call them this week.