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Number Of International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 3,487


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Obey: The Routine Of Obedience

"This film was absolutely WONDERFUL! It is inspiring and maddening"

Authority & Expectations

Smart and provocative young veteran, Wray Harris, unlocks the sufferings served by the Iraq war.

"I Am An American Indian Patriot"

"We live in a prisoner of war camp, that's why they call it a reservation"

A Pantomime World

By Adam Curtis

A fake bubble of certainty that has imprisoned us in the west - and is now preventing us from understanding what is really going on in the world outside.

The Power of Nightmares

By Adam Curtis

In the past our politicians offered us dreams of a better world. Now they promise to protect us from nightmares.

“How we can solve the Palestinian-Israeli problem”,
  “I simply got tired of western mainstream media presenting the Palestinian-Israeli issue as being complex."

Miko Peled Debunks Jewish Myths

"If Anybody here, came hoping to hear a balanced presentation, then they are going to be sorely disappointed.

"Political Fraud"

Indoctrination By Propaganda Works

Lifting the Veil:
Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy

This film explores the historical role of the Democratic Party as the “graveyard of social movements”.

Surviving Progress

The film connects financial collapse, growing inequality and global oligarchy with the sustainability of mankind itself.

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine

A brief and crucial history of the United States

The Most Honest Three and a Half Minutes of Television. Ever......?

Scene of the new HBO series The Newsroom.

U.S. Helicopter Blasts Afghan Man to Pieces...
As The Pilot Sings 'Bye, Bye Miss American Pie'

It is the horrific moment an Afghan man is blown apart by a US missile.

The Power Principle

Simply brilliant. - This is probably the best film ever made about American foreign policy.

Managing Public Perception - Psywar

The real battlefield is your mind.

The Century of the Self

How politicians and business learned to create and manipulate mass-consumer society.

Why We Fight

What are the forces that shape and propel American militarism?

Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

Probing, definitive documentary about Jewish-American political scientist Norman Finkelstein

Stop the Machine!!!!!:
A brief and crucial history of the United States.

The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis

Bill Moyer's 1987 scathing critique of the criminal subterfuge carried out by the Executive Branch of the United States Government

Lives In The Balance : Jackson Browne

"You might ask what it takes to remember
When you know that you've seen it before
Where a government lies to a people
And a country is drifting to war "

American Drug War - The Last White Hope

How money, power and greed have corrupted not just drug pushers and dope fiends, but an entire government.

How American News Media Works In Favor Of Israel
The Fourth World War

Documentary of radical resistance to global capitalism

The Israel Lobby

Does the United States in fact keep Israel on its feet? And how long will it continue to do so?

John Pilger: 'The War on Democracy'

The story of great power behind its venerable myths. It allows us to understand the true nature of the so-called war on terror".

Dick Cheney '94: Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire

Dick Cheney reveals the reasons why invading Baghdad and toppling Saddam Hussein wouldn't be a great idea.

Poison DUst

Poison DUst tells the story of young soldiers who thought they came home safely from the war, but didn't.

John Pilger: Truth Game

The worldwide propaganda surrounding the nuclear arms race is scrutinised.

The Road To Guantanamo

Three young British Muslims tell the story of how they came to be in US custody at GuantŠnamo for over two years, and discuss the Kafkaesque horrors that awaited them there


"I Witnessed The Degradation And Murder Of Detainees":

A prisoner of the "war on terror" disturbing allegations of mistreatment and murder.

Global Dimming

It reveals that we may have grossly underestimated the speed at which our climate is changing. At its heart is a deadly new phenomenon.

 An Inconvenient Truth

Al Gore's Documentary on the dangers of climate change and global warming


America Freedom to Fascism

Startling facts about our laws, raising critical issues that Americans must consider if they are to be a free people.


Despotism & Democracy : Video

Explains how societies and nations can be measured by the degree that power is concentrated and respect for the individual is restricted.




































































































































































































































































































































































































US Wants Russia To Stop Bombing Al-qaeda

Obama Proposes New Military Partnership With Russia In Syria
By Josh Rogin

Under the proposal, the American and Russian militaries would cooperate at an unprecedented level, something the Russians have sought for a long time.   Continue



Assad: The West Is Secretly Helping Syria Fight Rebels
Despite their rhetoric, the Syrian leader said Western states are supporting his government.   Continue



Turkey-Israel Deal Leaves Gaza Siege Intact
By Ali Abunimah
Palestinians expressed anger and dismay about the deal normalizing relations between Israel and Turkey that leaves them under a suffocating siege.   Continue



Washington’s Not-So-Invisible Hand: It’s Not Economics, It’s Empire
By Jason Hirthler
The once-invisible hand of Washington has been revealed for the disfiguring implement of war .   Continue



Worshipping Money in D.C.
The Influence of Influence in Washington

By Thomas Frank
Money is divine in this industry. Continue



Gobsmacked and Stunned
By William Bowles
This is, after all, one of those extremely rare moments in our lives, when things change radically. Continue



International House Negroes Defend European Union
By Glen Ford
They like the house that slavery and genocide built, and where global capitalism now rules.   Continue



Who Is Special Now?
The Mythology Behind the US-British Relationship

By Binoy Kampmark
Obama’s reassurances that Britain remains one of the chosen has to be seen in the context of a mythology that produced it.   Continue



Judge: Nobody Died in Orlando Shooting Until SWAT Teams Entered The Building
By Tim Brown
What should have been front page news everywhere, somehow got buried amid the official narrative. Continue



A Look at America's International Image
By Richard Wike, Jacob Poushter and Hani Zainulbhai
Across the countries polled, substantial percentages describe Americans as violent. Continue



70 killed in battles north of Syria’s Aleppo : 30 government soldiers and 39 rebel fighters had been killed in battles around Al-Maleh, north of Aleppo, since Wednesday afternoon.

Jihadists that US kept off terror list attack UN humanitarian convoy in Syria - MoD: Militants from an Al-Qaeda-linked group, Jaysh al-Islam, have shelled a UN humanitarian convoy near Damascus, the Russian Defense Ministry said. Despite the group’s repeated ceasefire violations, the UN rejected Russia’s bid to add it to the terror list.

Two villages south of Mosul liberated, 15 ISIS killed: “Forces from Nineveh Liberation Command successfully liberated al-Bawawi and al-Derbas from ISIS control in the vicinity of Qayyarah- 60 kilometers south of Mosul. During the liberation battles, fifteen (15) ISIS fighters were gunned down.”

ISIS attack at southern Fallujah leaves four policemen dead: Attacking a gathering of security forces on Thursday morning at southern Fallujah, ISIS fighters killed four policemen and injured five others. This was informed by a Anbar Police source.

Iraqi troops pay heavy price for Fallujah victory: Hundreds of Iraqi soldiers were killed and more than 3,000 wounded during the five-week battle to recapture Fallujah from the Islamic State (IS) group, Middle East Eye can reveal.

UK to send 250 more military personnel to Iraq: The UK is sending 250 more military personnel to Iraq, almost doubling its presence in the country. Most of them will be going to Al Asad airbase in Anbar province, western Iraq, 100 miles west of Baghdad.

Yemen: Houthi grenade explosion kills two, wounds 18 at civilian market: The grenade explosion came from in-fighting between Houthi soldiers. One of the soldiers threw a grenade while in a crowded marketplace, destroying a stall and damaging several civilian properties.

Istanbul bombers 'from Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan': Three foreign nationals prime suspects for airport killings as Turkish officials say evidence points to ISIL.

Picture of smiling Istanbul airport suicide bombers: More is now known about the three ISIS jihadis - described as being from Russia, Uzbekistan and Kyrgyzstan - who slaughtered 43 people and injured 240

Bahraini woman killed in roadside bomb attack: A woman has been killed and three children wounded when a roadside bomb exploded south of Bahrain's capital, Manama, the interior ministry said in what it called a "terrorist" attack.

Israel besieges Hebron village over teen’s killing: Israeli forces have blockaded a Palestinian village in the southern West Bank just hours after a teenage settler was allegedly stabbed to death by a Palestinian in a nearby settlement.

Millions rally across world to mark Int’l Quds Day: Millions of people are attending the International Quds Day rallies across Iran and other countries to show their solidarity with the oppressed Palestinian people and condemn Israeli atrocities.

Netanyahu asks to expel Arab MK from Knesset: Earlier on Wednesday Zoabi caused an uproar on the Knesset floor when she strongly condemned the Israeli forces’ videotaped attack on Turkish activists who were killed during their participation in Freedom Flotilla in 2010.

Roadside bomb hits bus, kills 17 in Somali capital: “The vehicle had a capacity of 20 seats. Only three passengers survived, although they were seriously injured, "she added. The injured were immediately transported to a nearby hospital in Mogadishu.

6 Egypt soldiers killed in clash with smugglers near Libya: army: The soldiers were patrolling the border when they “came under surprise fire” from the smugglers, a military statement said, adding that a number of smugglers were killed in the exchange of fire.

US Paratroopers Join Multinational Airborne Operations in Africa: Approximately 110 paratroopers conducted a parachute assault training exercise into Gabon, where they eventually linked up French and Gabonese paratroopers.

New report demonstrates previous US Government claims on drones have been false: International human rights organization Reprieve has released a report demonstrating how the Administration’s previous statements on the issue have proved to be false.

Disciplined army, able to win’: China President Xi Jinping states strategic military goal: Chinese President Xi Jinping says China needs to create a modern and disciplined army that would defeat potential opponents. The Chinese leader said Beijing had no plans to attack anyone

Canada to send 1,000 soldiers to boost Nato presence on Russia border: “As a responsible partner in the world, Canada stands side by side with its Nato allies working to deter aggression and assure peace and stability in Europe,” defense minister Harjit Sajjan said in a statement.

Russia Expects Compensation for Downed Su-24 to Restore Ties With Turkey: "Vladimir Putin stated our position that will allow the renewal of our relationship. First is an apology, second is punishment for those responsible and third is payment. The first happened, we are waiting for the second and third to fully restore relations,"

CIA agent attacked US Embassy guard in Moscow : The US uses its media to spread outright lies about Russia, the Russian Foreign Ministry said, dismissing a report by the Washington Post about a ‘US diplomat’ 'beaten' by Russian security. In fact, it was a US spy who attacked a Russian police officer.

Iceland agrees to the return of American troops: The US and Iceland have signed an agreement that will see the first US troops deployed to the Arctic island in a decade.

4 scenarios eyed to keep Britain in the EU despite exit vote : "I wouldn't rule anything out at this point, including the United Kingdom staying in the EU." says Anand Menon, professor of European politics and foreign affairs.

Nigel Farage first speech post-Brexit vote: You're not laughing now : Video -

Stung by a betrayal, former London mayor Boris Johnson ends bid to lead Britain: Johnson, had been considered the odds-on favorite to take the keys to 10 Downing Street, has now been shunted to the sidelines of the contest to lead the Conservative Party and, by extension, the nation.

Deutsche Bank Poses Greatest Risk to Global Financial System, IMF Says: Deutsche Bank AG is the riskiest financial institution in the world as a potential source of external shocks to the financial system, according to the International Monetary Fund.

The “Lehman of Europe” Is Now The "World's Most Systematically Dangerous Bank": Yes, the U.S.-led “plunge protection team” did an admirable job goosing large-cap stocks the past two days – whilst the Cartel did everything in their naked shorting power to hold gold and silver down.

European Commission Authorized Italian Government to Support Banks: The European Commission on Sunday authorized Italy to use government guarantees to provide liquidity support to its banks, a spokeswoman said, disclosing the first intervention by a European Union government into its banking system following the U.K. vote to leave the EU.

How the Red Cross Raised Half a Billion Dollars for Haiti ≠and Built Six Homes: Even as the group has publicly celebrated its work, insider accounts detail a string of failures

The world thinks Americans are violent, greedy, arrogant — and Americans agree: A worldwide survey found that majorities of people in the U.K., Canada, Spain and Australia think of Americans as violent, greedy and arrogant.

CIA knew it had the wrong man, but kept him anyway : The recently released internal report makes it clear that the CIA’s failures in the Masri case were even more outrageous than previous accounts have suggested.

New York just approved the nation’s first “terrorist registry”"? The implications are scary.

The Militarization of the US Goes Beyond Police Departments: Report: Non military federal agencies have spent almost US$1.5 billion on guns, ammunition, and military-style equipment.

Home Computers Connected to the Internet Aren't Private, Court Rules: A federal judge for the Eastern District of Virginia has ruled that the user of any computer that connects to the Internet should not have an expectation of privacy because computer security is ineffectual at stopping hackers.

Could The IRS Empty Your Bank Account?: When the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) came to visit Randy Sowers, it had already seized his entire bank account—over $60,000.

Many Syrian refugees in US are Daesh militants: Trump: “They are letting tens of thousands of people come in from Syria and nobody knows who these people are and a lot of those people are ISIL,” he noted.

Gingrich, Christie are the leading candidates to be Trump’s running mate: Donald Trump’s campaign has begun formally vetting possible running mates, with former House speaker Newt Gingrich emerging as the leading candidate, followed by New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie. But there are more than a half dozen others being discussed as possibilities

Sanders again declines to endorse Clinton: Sanders has said he's going to vote for Clinton, but he has not formally endorsed her.

Hillary Clinton Supporters Compilation: Video -

June 30, 2016


More ‘War on Terror’ Means More Terrorist Attacks
By Phyllis Bennis
Why military-first approaches to terrorism are doomed to failure.   Continue



Trading Places: Neocons and Cockroaches
By Robert Parry
Neocons want a new Cold War – but this reckless talk and war profiteering could spark a nuclear war and leave the world to the cockroaches.   Continue



Clinton: Destroy Syria for Israel
By TNO Staff
Clinton email confirmed that the Obama administration has deliberately provoked the civil war in Syria as the “best way to help Israel.”   Continue



Israeli MPs Try to Assault Haneen Zoabi
By Jonathan Cook
Video offers a very revealing insight into how Israel’s tribal democracy works. And it isn’t pretty.   Continue



‘Is Brexit Good for Israel?’
By Ramzy Baroud
Britain has kept a watchful eye on Brussels and has thwarted any discussion that may be seen as hostile towards the Jewish state.   Continue



In Right-wing Putsch
UK Labour MPs Deliver Overwhelming Anti-Corbyn Vote

By Julie Hyland
Labour is a right-wing party of the state, deeply hostile to the working class and even to its own membership.   Continue



The Collapse of Western Democracy
By Paul Craig Roberts
Washington has no intention of permitting the British to exit the European Union.   Continue



The Elites Have Lost the Right to Rule
By Michael Krieger
Donald Trump and Brexit are direct responses to a horribly rigged, parasitic and phony global economy.   Continue



How I Went From Middle Class To Homeless
Meet Joe, he is selling everything and moving into his van.   Continue


U.S.-led strikes in Iraq, kills 250 people: U.S.-led coalition aircraft waged a series of deadly strikes against Islamic State around the city of Falluja on Wednesday, U.S. officials told Reuters, with one citing a preliminary estimate of at least 250 suspected fighters killed and at least 40 vehicles destroyed.

8 killed by attacks in Iraqi capital: "A lieutenant police officer was killed when an improvised bomb that was previously planted in his car went off in al-Hurriya neighborhood," senior police official Colonel Hamed al-Mumen told Anadolu Agency.

The US is giving Iraq a $2.7 billion loan for military equipment: Iraq secured a $2.7 billion loan from the United States on Wednesday to fund ammunition and maintenance of fighter jets, tanks and other military equipment for use in the war against Islamic State.

Turkish military pounds Daesh, PKK terror targets, kills 38: The military said in a statement on Wednesday that its artillery struck 15 weapons emplacements, including Katyusha rockets, belonging to Daesh, which was reportedly preparing to attack Turkey from neighboring Syria.

10 killed in car bomb in Kurdish-held Syria town: monitor: A car bomb killed at least 10 people on Wednesday, June 29 in a Syrian town near the Turkish border held by US-backed Kurdish-led forces, a monitoring group said, according to AFP.

Islamic State forces Syria rebels to retreat from border area: U.S.-backed Syrian rebels were pushed back from the outskirts of an Islamic State-held town on the border with Iraq and a nearby air base on Wednesday after the jihadists mounted a counter- attack, two rebel sources said

US Journalist in Syria Target of Possible US Drone Strike: A U.S. journalist in Syria—one of the last to report in English from rebel-held territory—was the apparent target of a drone strike on June 26, and while the perpetrator is currently unknown, a British advocacy group is blaming his own government.

Yemeni officials say Saudi airstrike has killed 25, including 10 civilians: -An airstrike early on Tuesday by a Saudi-led coalition targeting Shiite rebels in Yemen's southern province of Taiz killed 25 people — 15 fighters and 10 civilians, security officials said.

Groups urge U.N. to suspend Saudi Arabia from rights council: Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch called on the United Nations General Assembly on Wednesday to suspend Saudi Arabia from the U.N. Human Rights Council until a Saudi-led military coalition stops killing civilians in Yemen.

Palestinian kills teen in Israeli settlement, then shot dead: army: A Palestinian fatally stabbed a 13-year-old girl inside her home in a Jewish settlement in the occupied West Bank on Thursday, before guards shot him dead, the military and hospital officials said.

Israeli occupation forces raid Jerusalem Al-Aqsa Mosque for second day: 7 injured, 4 detained : The clashes started when Israeli police forces opened a gate to allow Israelis and foreign tourists to use the site, despite Muslim worshippers contesting the access to outsiders during the last 10 days of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

Netanyahu ‘to work toward ousting Arab Knesset member’: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu says he plans to work toward ousting an Arab member of the Israeli parliament (Knesset) who has described the Israeli commandos who killed ten Turkish activists back in 2010 as “murderers.”

Bomb kills 18 bus passengers in Somalia: Blast explodes as packed minibus passes by, killing all 18 people on board, police say.

Boko Haram suicide bomber kills 11 at mosque in Cameroon: A suicide bomber belonging to Nigerian jihadist group Boko Haram killed at least 11 people when he blew himself up close to a mosque in Cameroon near the Nigerian border, military sources and local officials said on Thursday.

Suicide bombing kills 30 Afghan trainee police: The attack took place some 20 kilometres west of Kabul according to Mousa Rahmati, the district governor of Paghman. He said the trainee police officers were returning from a training centre in Wardak province and were heading to the capital on leave.

China slams South China Sea case as court set to rule: An international court said it would deliver a hotly anticipated ruling in the Philippines' case against China over the South China Sea on July 12, drawing an immediate rebuke from Beijing, which rejects the tribunal's jurisdiction.

At least 10 dead on sinking migrant boat: Italian coastguard: The coastguard said on Twitter that 107 people had been rescued from the stricken vessel and 10 bodies had been recovered. It was possible the death toll could be higher as dinghies used by people smugglers often carry up to 140 people.

EU suggests it cannot rely on NATO, may be mulling new armed force: The European Union (EU) has released a strategy document that suggests the bloc can no more rely on NATO for the provision of security and needs a “more credible European defense.”

Russia prolongs Western food embargo until end of 2017: A ban on importing certain agricultural produce, foods and raw materials from countries that have sanctioned Russia was first introduced in the summer of 2014. Moscow extended its counter measures in response to anti-Russia sanctions in June last year.

France wants sanctions on Russia lifted soon – foreign minister: Sanctions against Russia should be lifted as soon as possible, France’s Minister of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday following a meeting with his Russian counterpart

Theresa May rules out early general election or second EU referendum if she becomes Conservative leader: Theresa May has officially launched her campaign for Conservative party leader, ruling out calling an early general election or second EU referendum.

Brexit allies fall out in fierce battle to succeed Cameron: Brexit campaigner Michael Gove announced a surprise bid Thursday to become Britain's next prime minister, in a blow for his close ally Boris Johnson's chances, as turmoil gripped both the country's main political parties after the shock vote to leave the EU.

Scottish leader's plea to stay in Europe rebuffed in Brussels: Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, struggling to prevent the autonomous region of Catalonia from breaking away, said Madrid would oppose any EU negotiation with Scotland. "If the United Kingdom leaves, Scotland leaves," he said.

UK voted for Brexit – but is there a way back?: Several scenarios could see the vote overturned, involving either a Labour or Tory prime minister. But all are speculative

UK denies Chagos Islanders the right to return home: UK's highest court upholds ruling that denies displaced islanders the right to return home.

John Pilger: Stealing a Nation : There are times when one tragedy, one crime tells us how a whole system works behind its democratic facade and helps us to understand how much of the world is run for the benefit of the powerful and how governments lie.

CIA gave Romania millions to host secret prisons: The CIA paid Romania "millions of dollars" to host secret prisons, a rights lawyer said Wednesday as the European Court of Human Rights heard accusations that Romania allowed the agency to torture terrorism suspects in a secret renditions program under President George W. Bush.

Rights court mulls claims CIA secretly held suspects in E. Europe: Two former Guantanamo Bay inmates claim to have been held by CIA in secret prisons in Romania and Lituania

John Kerry: 'We Are Not Frozen in a Nightmare': Defending the Obama Administration’s geopolitical record, the secretary of state laid out a vision of an America that is globalist, engaged, and deeply interventionist.

CIA chief looks at Turkish attack and sees a warning for Americans: “I’d be surprised if Daesh is not trying to carry out that kind of attack in the United States.” Daesh is an acronym for the Arabic name of the Islamic State, better known as ISIS or ISIL.

2 million-person terror database leaked online: Internationally-renowned anti-terrorism activists had been included in the World-Check database as ‘heightened-risk indivduals’, including the Executive Director of the Council of American-Islamic Relations, who described his inclusion on the World-Check list as “inaccurate, bigoted garbage.”

As quietly as possible, the government is renewing its assault on your privacy: Having failed to secure an anti-encryption bill, the FBI and justice department are now engaged in a multi-pronged attack on all sorts of other privacy rights

GOP donor Paul Singer says Trump would cause a depression: A hedge fund executive and major Republican donor believes Donald Trump's policies would spell big trouble for the U.S. economy.

Why Europe's far-right isn't warming to Trump: Europeans overwhelmingly do not trust presumptive Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's decisionmaking in world affairs, according to a new Pew Research Center poll.

Clinton-Trump Race Too Close To Call: Poll Finds; Neither Candidate Would Be Good President, Voters Say

Pro-Hillary group takes $200K in banned donations: A super-PAC backing Hillary Clinton has accepted $200,000 in donations from a company holding multiple contracts with the federal government — despite a ban on such contributions.

June 29, 2016



Washington Fears Brexit Will Unravel its anti-Russia Policy
By Finian Cunningham
Russia is entitled to feel relief, if not rejoicing, over the Brexit result. And not just Russia.   Continue



Europeans Contest US Anti-Russian Hype
By Joe Lauria
The E.U. allowed itself to be sold out to unelected and unaccountable neoliberal technocrats now in charge in Brussels.   Continue



Gaddafi Loyalists Rescued Americans In Benghazi
By Alex Pfeiffer
"The very individuals the United States had helped remove from power during the Libyan revolution were the only Libyans that came to the assistance of the United States on the night of the Benghazi attacks. ”   Continue



Mexico is Massacring its Citizens and Nobody Seems to Have Noticed
By John M. Ackerman
Evidence now points to the commission of a brutal massacre by federal forces against peaceful protesters.   Continue



Lament For Humanity: A 50 Year Reflection
By Robert J Burrowes
Here is my report on 50 years of concerted effort to understand and end human violence.   Continue



America’s One-Party Government
By Eric Zuesse
There are two political parties that represent two sides of the aristocracy.   Continue



Firing the Elites
By Dmitry Orlov
Class warfare is back with a vengeance.   Continue



The Stakes of the Election
By Donald J. Trump
People have asked me why I am running for President.   Continue



Clinton’s Lead Over Trump is Declining
Poll Finds Opening for Third-Party Candidates

By Peter Nicholas
Deep dislike for the two leading candidates could scramble the race as some voters seek alternatives.   Continue



A Third Choice for Voters Sick of Clinton, Trump
By Matthew Tully
Despite the turbulent political mood, most voters, even independents, remain tied to the two-party tradition.   Continue



Yemen violence kills 80: A flare-up in violence across Yemen Tuesday killed 80 people, nearly half of them civilians, officials said, as lengthy peace talks in Kuwait made no headway.

Saudi airstrikes leave 40 Yemeni civilians dead despite truce: The news comes hours after four terrorist bomb attacks hit military and security positions in Mukalla city of Hadhramaut Province, leaving 48 civilians dead and some 30 others injured.

41 killed in suicide attack at Istanbul airport: At least 41 people died and dozens more were injured late Tuesday after three suspected Islamic State terrorists blew themselves up at Ataturk International Airport, according to Turkish officials.

CCTV of Turkey attack: Moment Ataturk Airport bomber explodes himself after being shot (GRAPHIC) : CCTV footage shows police shooting one of the Attaturk Airport bombers seconds before he detonates his suicide vest.

Two soldiers killed in Kurdish militant attacks in southeast Turkey - army : Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) fighters launched one attack in the Lice district of Diyarbakir, wounding four soldiers, one of whom later died in hospital. It said another soldier was shot dead by PKK militants in Diyarbakir's Bismil district after he got out of a vehicle in front of his house.

Turkey to allow more patrol flights on Syria border by NATO allies: “Some NATO countries, especially Britain, have complained that they could not perform enough patrol flights on Turkey’s Syrian border as the engagement rules were too strict,” the official told Reuters. “Turkey eased these engagement rules to bring them in line with NATO policies,”

Apologizing for shoot-down of Russian warplane is "out of questoin", says Turkish PM: Turkey’s Prime Minister Binali Yildirim denied on Tuesday that his government apologized for shooting down a Russian warplane last year over Turkey’s border with Syria clarifying that his country only “expressed sadness over the incident.”

Iraqi forces kill 15 members of ISIS elite forces in Qayyarah: “The Anti-Terrorism Directorate carried out an air landing operation at night at one of the biggest headquarters of ISIS at Qayyarah in Mosul,” adding, “The [operation] resulted in the death of fifteen (15) members of ISIS’

Forces kill five ISIS members west of Ramadi: , “The security forces managed to carry out military operations to liberate Heet island in western Heet district, resulting in the killing of five ISIS members, as well as in the destruction of two booby-trapped vehicles, a motorcycle and five boats.”

Car Bomb Kills 10 In Kurdish-Held Syria Town: Report: A car bomb killed at least 10 people today in a Syrian town near the Turkish border held by US-backed Kurdish-led forces, a monitoring group said.

US backed Syrian rebel forces seize military airport near IS stronghold: "The operation", which involved foreign paratroopers landing by helicopters, "took place at dawn."

US and Russian fighters in dramatic showdown over Syria: American pilots scramble to confront Russia's jets as they bomb Pentagon-backed Syrian rebels

11 Kurdish rebels, three guards killed in clashes near Iraqi border: Eleven Kurdish rebels and three of Iran's elite Revolutionary Guards were killed in clashes near the Iraqi border, the Fars news agency reported on Tuesday.

John Kerry: Iran 'helpful' in fighting ISIS in Iraq: Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday deemed Iran's presence in Iraq to be "helpful" to American attempts to beat back the threat of ISIS, given their common enemy.

Abbas to Erdogan: Do not provide Gaza with aid unless through the PA: The Palestinian Authority (PA) announced its refusal of supplying Gaza with Turkish humanitarian aid unless it is done through the PA government in Ramallah. This came after the Israeli-Turkish reconciliation agreement which involves providing Gaza with Turkish aid.

The 7 must-read passages in the Benghazi report: From the video conference that was convened as the attack was underway to the unlikely assistance the Americans received that night.

Afghanistan: Over 40 ISIS fighters killed in Nangarhar clearance raids: The statement said that the hideouts of the terror group were also destroyed and the mentioned areas were cleared from the presence of ISIS militants.

US Airstrikes Accidentally Kill Afghan Hostages: Several Taliban fighters were also killed in the late Sunday airstrikes, the officials told VOA's Afghan Service. Bodies of the slain hostages, believed to be former Afghan army soldiers, were brought to a hospital in Kunduz City on Monday.

Four murdered in fresh US drone strike in Afghanistan’s Kunduz: Afghan National Army General Abdul Qahar Aram said those killed in the attack were Taliban militants. However, the Taliban have made no comments on the airstrike so far.

NATO, EU leaders pledge strong alliance to counter Brexit fallout: NATO and the European Union promised closer defense ties at a summit on Tuesday to deter Russia and counter Islamic militants on Europe's borders, seeking a show of unity days after Britain voted to leave the EU.

Brexit Could Open the Door to Russia Joining the EU: Tempting Russia with EU membership would do far more to elicit better behavior from Moscow than the weak economic sanctions the EU currently imposes on it.

US destroyer gets dangerously close to Russian patrol boat in Mediterranean – Moscow: The US guided-missile destroyer Gravely breached international navigation safety rules by coming within dangerous proximity of the Yaroslav Mudry, a Russian frigate, in the eastern Mediterranean, the Russian Defense Ministry has said.

Fact or propaganda? U.S. complains to Russia over harassment of diplomats: U.S. and other Western diplomats in Russia have reported a surge in harassment from Russian intelligence services, prompting Secretary of State John Kerry to complain to Moscow, the State Department says.

US to deploy Israeli missile system on Russian borders: General: The US military has test-launched a variant of the Israeli “Tamir” rocket which is incorporated to the Tel Aviv regime’s so-called Iron Dome missile system.

NATO Buildup on Russian Border is Like Cuban Missile Crisis Only in Reverse: French journalist Christine Bierre, editor-in-chief of the Solidarite & Progres newspaper, warned that the situation is reminiscent of a Cold War-era conflict which brought the world to the brink of nuclear annihilation.

Russia is beginning the construction of "greater Eurasia": Op-Ed - Russia is creating a bloc of countries centered around it and China which will inevitably challenge US hegemony.

US Newseum to screen film showing details of $230m theft from Russia: A journalism history museum in Washington, will show on Monday a documentary revealing the involvement of William Browder, the UK millionaire of US origin, in a theft of some $230 million of Russian taxpayers’ money as a result of tax evasion scheme.

European SUPERSTATE to be unveiled: EU nations 'to be morphed into one' post-Brexit: EUROPEAN political chiefs are to take advantage of Brexit by unveiling their long-held plan to morph the continent’s countries into one GIANT SUPERSTATE, it has emerged.

EU leaders tell Britain to exit swiftly, market rout halts: Financial markets recovered slightly after the result of Thursday’s referendum wiped a record $3 trillion off global shares and sterling fell to its lowest level in 31 years against the dollar, but trading was volatile and policymakers said they would take all necessary measures to protect their economies.

Labour MPs pass no-confidence motion in Jeremy Corbyn: The 172-40 vote, which is not binding, follows resignations from the shadow cabinet and calls on Mr Corbyn to quit. Mr Corbyn said the ballot had "no constitutional legitimacy" and said he would not "betray" the members who voted for him by resigning.

The Rise In Hate Crimes In The U.K. After Brexit Should Scare You: There has been a significant rise in hate crimes since the U.K. voted to leave the European Union last week, according to local media — which is probably not a surprise given the blatantly xenophobic campaigning of Leave supporters.

'What's Perth coming to?': Burning vehicle and anti-Islam graffiti found outside Thornlie mosque: A witness has described hearing loud bangs and seeing a burning vehicle outside a Perth mosque on Tuesday night, which was also sprayed with anti-Islam graffiti.

Senate Report Clears Rousseff of Budget Manipulation: Experts report that suspended President Dilma Rousseff did not cook the books like her rivals claim, but the impeachment process will continue.

El Chapo: Mexico judge halts extradition to US: The ruling means it could be months or even years before he is sent to the US, where he faces murder and drug smuggling charges. One of the appeals argues that the statute of limitations has run out on some crimes Guzman is accused of in the US, his lawyer Jose Refugio Rodriguez told Associated Press.

Neocon NGO Pressures Google, Facebook to Censor Content: Executives from Google and Facebook have faced enormous political pressure from forces as diverse as Pres. Obama himself to the Israel Lobby, to rid their sites of Islamist content

3-year-old boy held alone in immigration detention: A 3-year-old boy from El Salvador was held several days at a Pennsylvania family detention center without his mother, said the mother and boy’s attorney.

US border authority seeks travellers' social media details: Travellers seeking visa waiver entry to the US may soon be asked to list their social media profiles - if a Department of Homeland Security (DHS) proposal is enacted. An update to application forms would ask users to identify what social networks they use and their "social media identifier" such as a username.

Americans' anxiety around the economy grows: A majority of Americans say the word “afraid” describes their feelings about this campaign. They also say they’re “embarrassed.”

Republicans' Health-Care Plan: Not Much Care, Not Much Plan: It would permit health insurers to cover far fewer services than they have to cover under Obamacare, and it would reduce federal subsidies for buying insurance, pare protections for people with pre-existing conditions, roll back funding for Medicaid.

'Donald Trump' emails British MP asking for money : Glasgow East MP Natalie McGarry also finds it extraordinary that the anti-immigration US billionaire appears to be approaching foreign nationals with his 'beggging bowl'

Trump Now Hitting Up Iceland MPs for Cash: Offers to match their illegal foreign contributions dollar for dollar from his own fortune up to two million dollars.

Bernie Sanders: Democrats Need to Wake Up: . Workers in Britain, many of whom have seen a decline in their standard of living while the very rich in their country have become much richer, have turned their backs on the European Union and a globalized economy that is failing them and their children.

Did Google Manipulate Search for Hillary?: Video - While researching for a wrap-up on the June 7 Presidential Primaries, we discovered evidence that Google may be manipulating autocomplete recommendations in favor of Hillary Clinton.

Hacked emails show Hillary Clinton campaign's surveillance of journalists: Guccifer 2.0 struck again and leaked emails from a Hillary Clinton volunteer to the website the Smoking Gun

Clinton White House was den of coke, mistresses: ex-Secret Service officer: As someone who guarded the Oval Office during the Clinton presidency, Byrne, in an exclusive interview with The Post, tells how he witnessed “the Clinton machine leaving a wake of destruction in just about everything they do.”

June 27, 2016


US Options in the Ukraine: Trigger a Religious War?
By The Saker
There is now a real risk that the US might decide to destroy the Ukraine in order to “save it”   Continue



Do We Really Want War with Russia?
By Eric Margolis
Some of this is great power shadow boxing, trying to cow insubordinate Russia into accepting Washington’s orders.   Continue



What Japanese Media Doesn’t Want You To Say!
By Andre Vltchek
Japan is now once again a greatly trusted and respected member of the Fascist alliance.   Continue



US Imperialism the BREXIT Culprit
By Michael Hudson
How Western Military Interventions Shaped the Brexit Vote.   Continue



How The West Was Lost and Other Joys of Greedy Sociopathy
By David Michael Green
Do we really, really want to wreck the world for the short-term benefit of a handful of sociopathic oligarchs?   Continue



The Fallacy, and the Failure of Reformism
By William Bowles
This is once in a lifetime opportunity to challenge the Empire but will Corbyn rise to the occasion?   Continue



Omar’s Motive
By James Bradley
The effect of Muslim retaliation will never go away unless we remove the cause.   Continue



Why So Many Mass Killings? Look in a Mirror
By Joe Clifford
We are a cold blooded violent nation led by a cold blooded government.   Continue



UNICEF: 25 Children Killed by Airstrikes in Syria: Health workers pulled the lifeless bodies from under heaps of rubble, according to a report from CNN. The three air attacks targeted crowded areas, including a mosque during prayer time, UNICEF said in a statement.

Weapons for Syrian rebels sold on Jordan's black market: CIA plan to arm Syrian rebels undermined by theft of weapons by Jordanian intelligence agents, officials say.

President al Assad in Frontline with SAA "Heroes": As the whole world participates in the global war against Syria, Syria’s President Bashar al Assad joined the heroes of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA), for Ramadan iftar..

Yemen : 15 killed in heavy clashes outside Sana’a: Army forces kill a dozen Al Houthis in Nehm, as rebels launch attack in bid to seize areas

Seven Killed in Saudi-Led Airstrikes in Yemen: Residents confirmed that five people died in the attack but did not say if they were civilians or armed members of the Houthis, a movement from the Zaydi branch of Shi’ite Islam.

Multiple Suicide Attacks in Lebanon’s Al-Qaa Kill Nine, Wound 15: A string of suicide bombings early on Monday killed at least nine people, including four suicide bombers, and wounded fifteen others in eastern Lebanon near the border with Syria, the National News Agency reported on Monday.

Turkey PM says Israeli siege on Gaza 'largely lifted': Israel and Turkey announce details of reconciliation to end bitter six-year rift over Israeli raid on Gaza aid flotilla.

Erdogan apologizes to Putin over death of Russian pilot, calls Russia ‘friend & strategic partner’ : Vladimir Putin has received a letter in which Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan apologized for the death of the Russian pilot who was killed when a Russian jet was downed over the Syrian-Turkish border last November

Somali militants kill five police in north Kenya: Somalia’s al Shabaab militants killed five police officers in a border region in northeastern Kenya on Monday, the latest deadly incursion aimed at punishing Kenya for sending troops to Somalia.

Madagascar stadium blast kills two: A grenade explosion has killed at least two people during Madagascar's national day celebrations in the capital Antananarivo, officials say. About 80 people were wounded in the blast at a stadium, general Anthony Rakotoarison told AFP news agency.

Central African Republic: Police Unit Killed 18 in Cold Blood: Members of a special anti-crime unit in the Central African Republic unlawfully executed at least 18 people and possibly more between April 2015 and March 2016, Human Rights Watch said today

25 militants killed as Afghanistan launches clean-up operations: At least 25 militants were killed and about two dozen injured as government forces launched clean-up operations in the eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan, an official statement said on Sunday.

Taliban leader Qari Ghafoor killed with his 14 fighters in Kunduz airstrike :A leader of the Taliban group identified as Qari Ghafar was killed in an airstrike in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan. It is yet not clear if the airstrike was carried out by the Afghan forces or the US forces in Afghanistan.

Russia, China ok $50 billion worth of business initiatives: Video: China and Russia hold first joint Mediterranean naval drills:

Kremlin Gets Flashback of Soviet Collapse in Brexit Fallout: The upheaval in the U.K. after its Brexit referendum in favor of leaving the European Union has similarities to the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union, according to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s spokesman.

Polish Embassy: Shocked and concerned by xenophobic attacks following Brexit vote: Warsaw's embassy in the United Kingdom has issued a statement expressing its shock and concern at the sudden rise in xenophobic hate crimes committed against the Polish community living in Britain.

Brexit vote hits markets, political chaos deepens: Britain's decision to leave the European Union sent new shockwaves through financial markets on Monday, with the pound falling despite the country's leaders' attempts to ease political and economic turmoil unleashed by the move.

Jeremy Corbyn appoints raft of new MPs to Labour Shadow Cabinet to replace resigning plotters: Jeremy Corbyn has appointed ten MPs to his shadow cabinet to replace a raft of MPs who resigned over the weekend and on Monday morning.

Push to oust Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader intensifies: Jeremy Corbyn’s deputy has asked him to consider his position as Britain’s opposition leader after a co-ordinated Labour party coup intensified.

Venezuela: Petition for Maduro recall vote 'validated': Opposition says it has collected double the amount of signatures required to move forward bid for a recall referendum.

Was Tamerlan Tsarnaev a Double Agent Recruited by the FBI?: Amid the swirl of mysteries surrounding the alleged Boston bombers, one fact, barely touched upon in the mainstream U.S. media, stands out: There is a strong possibility that Tamerlan Tsarnaev, the older of the two brothers, was a double agent, perhaps recruited by the FBI.



Headlines Continued


Key Articles

Zionism's Jewish Enemy


Alan Hart Interviews Professor Ilan Pappe, Israel’

US Protection Racket Root of Korea Conflict

By Finian Cunningham

The conflict emanates from Washington and is perpetuated by Washington. Why? To justify what would otherwise be seen as simply outrageous US militarism in the Asia Pacific.

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

America's War for Global Domination: by Michel Chossudovsky

The wars on Afghanistan and Iraq are part of a broader military agenda, which was launched at the end of the Cold War. The ongoing war agenda is a continuation of the 1991 Gulf War and the NATO led wars on Yugoslavia (1991-2001).

The Plan is for the United States to rule the world: By David Armstrong

The overt theme is unilateralism, but it is ultimately a story of domination. It calls for the United States to maintain its overwhelming military superiority and prevent new rivals from rising up to challenge it on the world stage.

Lets Not Forget: Bush Planned Iraq 'Regime Change' Before Becoming President - By Neil Mackay

A SECRET blueprint for US global domination reveals that President Bush and his cabinet were planning a premeditated attack on Iraq to secure 'regime change' even before he took power in January 2001.

The president's real goal in Iraq: By JAY BOOKMAN

29 September 2002. - The official story on Iraq has never made sense.

The Project for the New American Century: By William Rivers Pitt

02/25/03 - The Project for the New American Century, or PNAC, is a Washington-based think tank created in 1997. Above all else, PNAC desires and demands one thing: The establishment of a global American empire to bend the will of all nations.

Memo: Bush made intel fit Iraq policy: By WARREN P. STROBEL and JOHN WALCOTT

A highly classified British memo, leaked in the midst of Britain's just-concluded election campaign, indicates that President Bush decided to overthrow Iraqi President Saddam Hussein by summer 2002 and was determined to ensure that U.S. intelligence data supported his policy.

UK Ministers Knew WMD Was "Excuse": By Michael Smith

MINISTERS were warned in July 2002 that Britain was committed to taking part in an American-led invasion of Iraq and they had no choice but to find a way of making it legal.

Iran: The Real Story Versus the Cover Story: By Mark H Gaffney

The American people need to know the truth. This is a phony crisis

Will Iran Be Next?: by Mark Gaffney

Those who have hoped that a U.S. military victory in Iraq would somehow bring about a more peaceful world are in for a rude awakening. The final resolution of this war and the U.S. occupation of Iraq will likely not be the end, rather, only the prelude to a succession of future crises: in Kashmir, Syria, North Korea, and Iran.

Does Iran's President Want Israel Wiped Off The Map? - Does He Deny The Holocaust?

An analysis of media rhetoric on its way to war against Iran - Commenting on the alleged statements of Iran's President Ahmadinejad .


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