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Number Of Iraqis Slaughtered In US War And Occupation Of Iraq "1,455,590"

 

Number of U.S. Military Personnel Sacrificed (Officially acknowledged) In U.S. War And Occupation Of Iraq 4,801

Number Of International Occupation Force Troops Slaughtered In Afghanistan : 3,474

Cost of War in Iraq & Afghanistan
$1,567,022,913,146

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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 Guantánamo 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 Bombs Syria: Kills 8 Civilians, Incl. 3 Children - Monitor

By RT

At least 30 militants killed in the strikes, which were carried out on IS positions in Syria.
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ISIS: Does President Obama Understand What He’s Getting Us Into?

By John Taylor

Another major military intervention in the Middle East has begun, leading who knows where and at what cost.
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Second Video of British Hostage John Cantlie Released

Video

A second video has been released showing British journalist John Cantlie, who is being held hostage by Islamic State (IS) militants.
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Obama Administration and Sotloff Family Battle Over Blame for Journalist’s Kidnapping

By Josh Rogin


The group responsible for Sotloff’s detention and indirectly for his death is not only a part of the Free Syrian Army, but the same exact brigade that met with Sen. John McCain.
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At least 120 jihadists killed in US-led attacks on Syria: The dead included more than 70 members of the Islamic State (IS) group in the north and east of Syria, as well as 50 Al-Qaeda militants, according to the Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights.

US air strikes target Islamic State in Syria: Video - Footage shows aftermath: Jordan has confirmed that it was involved in the mission. Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are also understood to have "participated in or supported" it.

Iranian president Hassan Rouhani: Airstrikes against ISIS in Syria are ‘illegal’: Video - NBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin reports on the growing concern over whether the U.S. had the proper authorization on an international level. He says that Russia has also expressed discontent over the airstrikes.

Syria: U.S. informed us about attack: The Kremlin on Tuesday said Russian President Vladimir Putin had discussed the airstrikes with U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and stressed that they should not be conducted without Syria's consent, although there was no indication on whether that phone call took place before or after the airstrikes began.

Weeks of U.S. Strikes Fail to Dislodge ISIS in Iraq: After six weeks of American airstrikes, the Iraqi government’s forces have scarcely budged the Sunni extremists of the Islamic State from their hold on more than a quarter of the country, in part because many critical Sunni tribes remain on the sidelines.

Iraqi soldiers describe heavy losses as Islamic State overruns camp: Casualties among the Iraqi government forces appear to have been very heavy, with many soldiers either dead, forced to flee or missing following the assault near the city of Falluja, which Islamic State has controlled since January.

Turkey hints at Iraq Mosul hostage exchange: Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has hinted that 49 hostages, mostly Turks, may have been freed by Islamic State (IS) as part of a prisoner swap.

Israel downs Syrian fighter jet over Golan Heights: The plane, identified by Israeli sources as a Russian-built Sukhoi, plunged to the ground in flames but the pilot reportedly managed to eject.

Israel kills Palestinians suspected of teenagers' murders: Two Palestinians suspected of the abduction and murder of three Israeli teenagers in June have been killed by Israeli forces, Israel's military says. A spokesman said troops searching for Marwan Qawasmeh and Amer Abu Aisha surrounded a building in the West Bank city of Hebron where they were hiding.

Clashes erupt in Hebron after Israel occupation force kills suspects: Israeli forces used teargas, live ammunition and rubber bullets to disperse stone-throwing Palestinian protesters in Hebron's Jamaa and Ras al-Joura neighborhoods, eyewitnesses said.

Pakistan attack: Bomb 'kills three' in Peshawar: At least three people have been killed in a bomb attack in Peshawar in north-west Pakistan, officials say. Nine others were injured in the blast which took place in the morning near the city's railway station.

Algerian jihadists kidnap Frenchman following ISIS calls to attack Westerners: An Al-Qaeda splinter group has kidnapped a French citizen and announced it will execute him if Paris doesn’t stop its military action against the Islamic State in Iraq. France has confirmed the incident, but says it will not change the nation's position.

Australian 'terror suspect' killed in Melbourne: A man who had made threats against Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott has been shot dead in Melbourne, reports say. Two police officers were reportedly stabbed by the man before he was shot. According to Sky News Australia, the man was brandishing a flag of the Islamic State (IS) militant group.

September 22, 2014

A Barrage Of Lies Against Russia
General ‘Breedhate’ in Another Sabotage Sortie

By Finian Cunningham

US Air Force General Philip Breedlove strafed the renewed peace plan for Ukraine, - thereby aiming to shoot down another political bid to end months of deadly violence in the country.
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White House May Still Be Arming ISIL

By Henry Kamens

Some of the weapons Ukraine says are bound for its Ministry of Defence will never get there. Some, or most, of them will be diverted to ISIS.
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Congress Votes for More War in the Middle East

By Ron Paul


That Saudi Arabia is considered a suitable place to train Syria’s future leaders must be some kind of sick joke.
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John Kerry’s Rhetoric On Isis Insults Our Intelligence

By Robert Fisk

Anyone who has studied Syria knows the moderate opposition doesn’t exist.
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Nothing Will Stop Isis Except A Syrian Truce

By Patrick Cockburn

Neither the rebels nor President Assad’s army are strong enough to fight on two fronts at once
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Obama Administration Is Paying Salaries to Syrian Rebels

By Jim Hoft

Thousands of “vetted” rebels are being paid a monthly salary by the US government.
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The War on Terrorism is Terrorism
How the US Helped Create Al Qaeda and ISIS


By Garikai Chengu

The fact that the United States has a long and torrid history of backing terrorist groups will surprise only those who watch the news and ignore history.
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War Criminal Tony Blair, Says
Defeat of Isis Cannot be Achieved Without Ground Troops

By Nicholas Watt

Britain must be prepared to join a wide coalition of countries in deploying ground troops, the former prime minister Tony Blair has said.
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US Endorses Israel as 'Major Strategic Partner':

By I24NEWS

Senate unanimously passes bill granting Israel a series of economic, security benefits.
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Rigged Gold Price Distorts Perception of Economic Reality

By Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler

Sanctions and the threat of sanctions encourage other countries to leave the dollar payments system and to abandon the petrodollar.
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The Coming Climate Revolt

By Chris Hedges

One should stop thinking of the corporate state as antagonistic but as one's murderer and torturer.
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It's Time to Act on the Climate Crisis

Video

A panel on the urgency of climate change, featuring authors Chris Hedges and Naomi Klein, 350.org founder Bill McKibben and Seattle Council member Kshama Sawant, with an opening speech by Senator Bernie Sanders.
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Reports: Lebanese Army Kills 50, Including Commanders, in Arsal Barrens: The paper quoted well informed sources as saying that more than 50 terrorists including their commanders were killed in the army campaign in Arsal barrens in the last 72 hours. The sources noted there are aerial photos that confirm the blow they had received, Al-Manar reported.

Hezbollah Drones Target Al-Nusra Front's Positions at Syrian Border: Hezbollah drones for the first time bombed the headquarters of the terrorist al-Nusra Front at Lebanon's border with Syria, killing and wounding tens of the terrorists.

Syria air strikes kill 42, including 16 children: The air raids on Sunday afternoon and evening killed 19 people, including six children, outside the city of Saraqeb, and another 23 people, among them 10 children, in the town of Ehsim, the monitoring group said.

Syrian airstrike kills 10 rebels near Lebanon border: The Syrian air force raided a rebel position near a border crossing between Syria and Lebanon on Monday, killing 10 and injuring 15 others, according to the pan- Arab al-Mayadeen TV, APA reports quoting Xinhua.

Kurdish fighters say they have halted Islamic State advance on Syrian town: "Fierce clashes are still under way but the ISIS (Islamic State) advance to the east of Kobani has been halted since last night," Redur Xelil, spokesman for the main Kurdish armed group, the YPG, said via Skype.

Kurdish refugees from Islamic State clash with Turkish police: Kurdish refugees desperate to flee advances by the Islamic State into the encircled Kurdish stronghold of Kobane began clashing with Turkish police Sunday as the siege that began last week became increasingly dire.

Turkey clamps down on Syria border: Turkey closes most of its border crossings with Syria after the arrival of at least 130,000 Kurd refugees, as IS militants approach a key Syrian town.

Syria blasts coalition against Islamic State: Syria’s parliament speaker says the U.S. should work with Damascus in assembling a coalition to battle the Islamic State extremist group rather than allying with nations that support terrorism.

France rules out air strikes in Syria: French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Monday his nation would not launch air strikes against Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants based in Syria despite having bombed a suspected target of the group in northern Iraq last week.

Iraq military official: 40 soldiers killed in clashes with ISIS: Iraq military official: 40 soldiers killed in clashes with ISIS militants; 68 missing.

Iraq claims IS militants used chlorine gas: At least 300 people have been killed in a chlorine gas attack in the region of Saqlawiyah, north of Fallujah, according to a senior figure in the Iraqi government.

Iraqi fighters say 'no thanks' to U.S. air strikes: Iraqi Shi'ite fighters say they do not need outside help as they push to reclaim the area of Jarf Al Sakher from Islamic State militants. Vanessa Johnston reports.

U.S. military struggles to preserve options in Islamic State fight: As America re-engages with Iraq and deepens its involvement in the region’s web of sectarian conflicts, the Pentagon has made a practical assessment of the brutal job of stabilizing Baghdad: in the future, U.S. forces may be needed on the front lines.

Former head of Marine Corps: ‘Not a snowball’s chance In hell’ Obama’s plan succeeds: The man who was the top Marine general from 2006 until his retirement in 2010 says President Barack Obama’s strategy to defeat the terrorist group the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria is doomed to fail.

John Kerry Raises Islamic State Militant "Threat" With Iran; Kerry met Iranian Foreign Minister, during which they discussed progress in nuclear negotiations and "also discussed the threat posed by ISIL," a senior State Department official said, referring to the Islamic State group. Kerry also discussed his coalition-building efforts with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov in a Sunday phone call.

Suspicions run deep in iraq that CIA and the Islamic State are united: “We know about who made Daesh,” said Bahaa al-Araji, a deputy prime minister, using an Arabic shorthand for the Islamic State on Saturday at a demonstration called by the Shiite cleric Muqtada al-Sadr to warn against the possible deployment of U.S. ground troops.

ISIS urges Muslims to launch attacks on civilians from US-led coalition member-states: "If you can kill a disbelieving American or European — especially the spiteful and filthy French — or an Australian, or a Canadian or any other disbeliever... including the citizens of the countries that entered into a coalition against the Islamic State, then rely upon Allah, and [do it]," said Adnani,

Yemen fighting killed at least 200 within week: govt: At least 200 people were killed on the outskirts of the Yemeni capital in fighting during the past week between Sunni militiamen, the government said Monday.

Yemen: Deal to end political crisis signed: The Yemeni government and Shia Houthi rebels have signed an agreement aimed at ending the political crisis which has gripped the country for weeks. Under the deal, a new government will be formed and the Houthis and southern separatists will nominate a new prime minister within three days. It comes hours after the prime minister quit.

Al Qaeda's quiet plan to outdo ISIS and hit U.S.: At two dozen foreign airports, U.S.-bound passengers are undergoing enhanced security screening. Agents are searching for hidden explosives. Laptops and phones with dead batteries have been banned from flights. Great Britain raised its national terror threat level, and the FBI is tracking American jihadists who may return home.

No data on ISIS plots against US – Obama: US intelligence failed to find any specific Islamic State plots against America, President Barack Obama said in an opinion piece. Despite the lack of direct threats, Obama promised not to leave the group unchecked, vowing to ultimately destroy it.

Australia: Abbott: Security before some freedoms: Australian PM says the "delicate balance" between freedom and security may shift as he seeks powers to tackle Islamists, after terror raids last week.

In Australia a man is removed from a flight for writing the word “terrorism” : So the new era of absurdity, farce and lies begin.

‘Attack their bases, raid their homes’: Islamic State (IS) on Monday called on insurgents in Egypt's Sinai Peninsula to press ahead with attacks against Egyptian security forces and to continue beheadings, an appeal likely to deepen concerns over ties between the militant groups.

20 killed in Boko Haram attack in N. Cameroon; "Boko Haram militants on Sunday waited until there were a lot of people at the village market in Tourou before opening fire on the crowd," the source, who asked to remain anonymous, told Anadolu Agency. The death toll included 19 civilians and a policeman, he added.

14 killed in rebel attack on South Sudan's Renk: Official:" Rebels loyal to sacked South Sudanese vice-president Riek Machar have attacked a town in the north of the country, killing 14 people, a local official said Monday.

Three killed in Cairo bombing: - A bomb blast beside Egypt's foreign ministry killed three policemen on Sunday, including a key witness in a trial of deposed Islamist president Mohamed Morsi.

Fighting close to Libyan oilfield and refinery as rival "oil minister" appears: Soldiers and police have clashed in the last few days near Libya's biggest El Sharara oilfield in the south, while separate fighting erupted in the west not far from the Zawiya refinery, residents and medics said.

Goldman denies duping Gaddafi: Goldman Sachs has hit back at allegations that the Wall Street giant duped Libya’s $60bn sovereign wealth fund into trades that lost the country vast sums of money while making the bank hundreds of millions in profits.

Afghanistan: 17 "militants" killed in Uruzgan, Helmand and Paktika provinces: Taliban militants killedAt least 17 Taliban militants were killed following military operations conducted by Afghan National Army (ANA) forces in the past 24 hours.

Afghan unity government a sham - Taliban: Afghanistan's Taliban militants on Monday decried a pact by rival election candidates to form a government of national unity as a “sham” orchestrated by the United States and unacceptable to the Afghan people.

4 Killed as Militants Attack Checkpoint in Northwest Pakistan: At least four militants riding a car stopped and opened fire, killing three officers and a passer-by, District Police Chief Anwar Saeed Kundi said, AFP reported.

Ukraine: Military to pull back artillery in east: Ukraine is preparing to withdraw heavy weaponry away from separatist rebel lines in the east, the military says. The two sides agreed on Saturday to set up a buffer zone in eastern Ukraine, more than a fortnight after a shaky ceasefire came into force.

Moscow warns ‘circles in Washington’ over hindering peace process in Ukraine: Moscow is bewildered by Washington’s warmongering rhetoric, which accompanied President Petro Poroshenko’s visit to the US. Russia has also noted all the Russia-unfriendly opinions voiced recently by hawkish American politicians.

Moscow sees thousands march for peace in eastern Ukraine: Huge crowds of protesters took to the streets of the Russian capital to demand peace in Ukraine, in the biggest opposition rally in half a year.

Ukraine on Verge of Total Economic Collapse: Analysis - Writing about men in masks fighting in eastern Ukraine sells far more advertising than covering the nation's economic activity. However it's the economy, not the Russian army that has brought Ukraine close to the brink.

The US is now involved in 134 wars or none, depending on your definition of 'war': The White House spent much of last week trying to figure out if the word "war" was the right one to describe its military actions against the Islamic State.

400,000 Turn Out For People's Climate March In New York City: The rally comes at an opportune time as 120 world leaders, including President Barack Obama, are expected to convene Tuesday at the United Nations in New York to discuss ways to tackle the growing threat of carbon pollution

The George W. Bush Museum Is Just as Infuriating as You Think It Is: In the interest of checking out his apologists’ fun spin on revisionist history, I decided to visit the museum, located, naturally, on the campus of Dallas’s Southern Methodist University.

US Existing Home Sales Fall in August: Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce.

Scam Alert: Hospitals All Over America Are Wildly Inflating Medical Bills: Some hospitals are charging up to 30 dollars for a single aspirin pill. And as you will see below, some victims report being billed tens of thousands of dollars for a non-surgical hospital visit that lasts only a few hours.

September 21, 2014

Damaging Our Country from Wars of Choice

By Ralph Nader

The Republican Party, led by war-at-any-cost Senators Lindsay Graham and John McCain, wants a bigger military buildup which can only mean U.S. soldiers on the ground.
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Blocking a ‘Realist’ Strategy on the Mideast

By Robert Parry

Just last month President Barack Obama dismissed the idea of arming “moderate” rebels in Syria as a “fantasy” that was “never in the cards”
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Another Western War Won’t End Terror in Iraq or Syria.

By Seumas Milne

Calculated acts of gruesome cyberterror softened up the US public for the renewed bout of western warmaking in the Middle East planet.
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NATO v. ISIS?

By Eric Margolis

There’s nothing like bombing Arabs to sell military hardware, as Israel has long shown.
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IS Releases Full Video Documentary
“Flames of War: Fighting Has Just Begun”


Full Video

The video provides viewers with the Islamist group’s perspective on its history and objectives.
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Gruesome Buddies
ISIS Beheadings And the American Death Penalty


By Pierre Tristam

When it comes to capital punishment, not much separates us from the butchers of the Islamic State. That we do it in English, with more recognizable uniforms and behind closed doors doesn’t make it any less backward, any less barbaric, any less repulsive.
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Ending Israeli Occupation Starts With Removing The Palestinian Authority

By Ahmad Moussa

Since the death of former Palestinian Authority President, Yasser Arafat, Fatah and the Palestinian Authority has, and continues to be a detriment to the Palestinian struggle for self-determination.
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Is this Fairness? Is this Justice?
Post-9/11 Muslim Charity Prosecution


By Katherine Hughes

If he does not get relief soon, he will almost certainly die in prison.
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Julian Assange: Google Has Revolving Doors with State Dept

Video

The interview also reveals 'an extremely alarming phenomenon': how more and more security-cleared Americans are joining the ranks of the 'state within a state' – 6 million to date.
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5 Things the People's Climate March Is Doing Right, and Why You Should Be There

By Justin Haaheim


Beyond the political battles and rhetoric is one of the most significant justice issues the world has ever faced.
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Business as Usual in Manhattan
How the People's Climate March Became a Corporate PR Campaign

By Arun Gupta

I’ve never been to a protest march that advertised in the New York City subway. That spent $220,000 on posters inviting Wall Street bankers to join a march to save the planet.
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Bush- Blair Legacy Continues As - 71 Killed, 86 Wounded Across Iraq As Bombers Hit Baghdad Again: At least 71 people were killed and 86 more were wounded across Iraq. More than half of the fatalities were civilians. Baghdad suffered a bombing spree for the second day in a row.

Fact or fiction: Dozens of "IS fighters" killed in airstrikes by French: FOUR French airstrikes have killed dozens of fighters from the Islamic State group in a contested area of northern Iraq. French president Francois Hollande said Rafale fighter jets struck a logistics depot in north-eastern Iraq and the target was "entirely destroyed".

Army chief: More ground troops needed in Iraq: Gen. Ray Odierno, the Army chi ef of staff, said he would not rule out the need to send small numbers of U.S. ground troops into combat

Top Iraqi Shi’ite Cleric 'Ayatollah Sistani' Warns of Western Interference: The sermon went on to caution that cooperation with the ISIS war must not be used as a “pretext to impose foreign decisions on events in Iraq, especially military events.”

I despised Saddam’s police state, but the Islamic State would not exist under his rule: Op-Ed: Since moving to Los Angeles in 2009, I’ve realized that most Americans don’t understand that Iraq used to be a modern, Westernized and secular country.

IS jihadists capture 60 Kurdish villages in Syria: Islamic State jihadists have seized 60 Kurdish villages near the Turkish border in a lightning two-day campaign, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said on Friday.

Putin says Obama must get permission from Assad to attack ISIS: Video: Interview with Russian ambassador

Video shows militants executing another Lebanese soldier: Video - Mohammad Hamiyeh was among over two dozen Lebanese soldiers that have been held by the al-Nusra Front and ISIL for more than a month now.

More than 60,000 Kurds flee Syria, cross into Turkey in 24 hours : More than 60,000 mainly-Syrian Kurds have crossed into Turkey in the past 24 hours, as Islamic State (IS) militants seized dozens of Syrian villages close to the border.

Kurdish fighters pour into Syria to fight Islamic State: Hundreds of Kurdish fighters entered Syria from Turkey and Iraq Saturday to defend Syrian Kurds from attack by Islamic State of Iraq and Syria forces.

Turkish hostages held by Isis have been freed and returned home, PM says: Dozens of Turkish hostages who were seized by Islamic militants in Iraq have been freed and safely returned to Turkey, the prime minister, Ahmet Davutoglu, said on Saturday.

71 killed in army, rebels clashes in Yemen: Shiite Houthi rebels on Friday clashed with the army and Sunni militia in northwest of Yemen’s capital Sanaa for the second day, which left 71 people killed, including 30 solders and eight civilians, and drove hundreds to flee their homes in an escalation of violence after weeks of hostility in the city’s outskirts.

Yemen's Houthi rebels advance into Sanaa: On Saturday, heavy fighting broke out at the state television building and explosions were heard earlier in the day near the Interior Ministry in the northern part of Sanaa. The Shia fighters shelled the state television building on Friday as they advanced into the city.

Yemen: Night-Time Curfew Imposed, Fierce Fighting Hits Across The Capital: The fighting between the Houthi militants, army troops and pro-Islah gunmen continues for five days now in the north and south of the capital Sana’a, as both sides have been using medium and heavy artilleries.

Yemen's airport closed for a second day: Flights to the Yemeni capital were suspended for a second straight day Saturday as the toll mounted from clashes between pro-government forces and rebels despite UN efforts to reach a ceasefire.

Yemen agrees truce with Shia Houthi fighters - UN envoy: The deal to end the crisis was struck "after intense consultations with all the political parties", UN envoy Jamal Benomar said.

US pays 1/4 of Israel's defense budget. Half of US military aid worldwide goes to Israel. Leverage if US wanted.

36 killed as Boko Haram attacks Nigerian Town : Fighters from Nigerian Islamist militant group Boko Haram stormed the northeastern town of Mainok on Friday, sparking a gun battle that killed at least 36 people and continued into Saturday, two security sources said.

10 activists, officers killed in Libya: Targeted killings in Libya over two days left 10 rights activists, journalists, and members of the security forces dead in the country's east, local security officials said Saturday.

Libya: Spate of assassinations shocks Benghazi on a day dubbed 'Black Friday': Murder of two teenage activists in Benghazi has seen an outpouring of grief and anger at their 'shameful' killing by unidentified gunmen

Rival prime ministers address Libyans, highlighting divisions: Libya's rival prime ministers both addressed the nation, with each claiming legitimacy and denouncing the other side, highlighting deep divisions in the oil producing country.

Four killed in cross-border Boko Haram attack in northern Cameroon: Four civilians were killed in the remote north of Cameroon in a cross-border attack by Boko Haram militants, according to state radio.

The Conscience of a Benghazi Whistleblower: Raymond Maxwell claims he witnessed top Hillary Clinton aides purge State Department files. Here's why you should believe him.

35 "Taliban militants" killed in Afghanistan: At least 35 militants were killed Friday by Afghan security forces during armed operations against Taliban militants across the country, according to the Afghan Interior Ministry.

Power-Sharing Deal Struck in Afghan Election: Ashraf Ghani will become the country’s president and Abdullah Abdullah, or someone he appoints, will become the CEO — a role similar to prime minister — and power will be divided equally, according to a sources from both camps involved in the talks. The agreement could be signed as soon as Sunday.

Pakistan: 15 Militants, One Soldier Killed in North Waziristan: At least 15 militants were killed today in airstrikes by Pakistani military in the restive North Waziristan tribal region, where the security forces have launched a major offensive to wipe out the Taliban.

Shells hits Donetsk chemical plant - district council : The first explosion was caused by a shell that had hit the plant and the second was caused by the detonation of the remaining explosives, he said.

War over? Both sides in Ukraine conflict sign treaty banning military action: Kiev and self-defense forces signed a memorandum aimed at effectively halting all fighting in eastern Ukraine after talks in Minsk. It creates a buffer zone, demands a pullback of troops and mercenaries, and bans military aviation flybys over the area.

NATO members, Poland and Lithuania form joint military unit with Ukraine: Poland and Lithuania launched a joint military force on Friday that Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski said could start its first exercises next year. Polish defense officials said the new joint unit could take part in peacekeeping operations, or form the basis of a NATO battle group if one was needed in the future.

Fact or fiction? CIA stops spying on friendly nations in W. Europe: The pause in decades of espionage was designed to give CIA officers time to examine whether they were being careful enough and to evaluate whether spying on allies is worth running the risk of discovery, said a U.S. official who has been briefed on the situation.

Dem Rep. says FBI watching 40 Islamic State fighters back from Middle East: Rep. Tim Bishop (D., N.Y.) warned during a recent speech that up to 40 radicalized U.S. citizens who have fought alongside the Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL or ISIS) have already returned to the United States, where they could pose a terrorist threat.

US police kill 104 people in August: These killings are part of a general pattern of abuse carried out by an increasingly militarized police force.

Ferguson officer Darren Wilson testifies before grand jury: Darren Wilson, the Ferguson, Missouri police officer who killed 18-year-old Michael Brown, testified for four hours in secret this past week. All indications are that the St. Louis County prosecutor, Robert McCulloch, a Democrat, is intent on using the grand jury as political cover for a decision he has already made not to prosecute Wilson.

Withheld Evidence Will Cost Los Angeles Cops: Two Los Angeles police officers who deliberately withheld evidence of a man's innocence, causing him to spend 27 months in jail, must pay $106,000, the 9th Circuit ruled Wednesday.

Meet the neighborhood watch that's policing the police: Eric Garner’s chokehold death put a spotlight on efforts to reform the NYPD from inside and outside the department

‘There Are No Human Rights on a Dead Planet’ Why On Earth Is Amnesty International Joining the People’s Climate March?

9/21 • NYC - Join the Largest Climate March In History: With our future on the line and the whole world watching, we’ll take a stand to bend the course of history. We’ll take to the streets to demand the world we know is within our reach: a world with an economy that works for people and the planet; a world safe from the ravages of climate change; a world with good jobs, clean air and water, and healthy communities.

September 19, 2014

The Folly Of Obama’s “War” On ISIS

By David Stockman

In truth, the whole thing is a giant, pathetic farce. There will be no coalition, no strategy, no boots, no ISIS degradation, no gain in genuine safety and security for the American homeland.
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What Will Victory Look Like?

By Patrick J. Buchanan

Where is the morality in a superpower decision to arm Syrians and send them into a war they cannot win.
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More Unlawful Presidential Killing

By Andrew P. Napolitano

Last year the president wanted to help ISIS indirectly by degrading the Syrian military. Now he wants to help Syria indirectly by degrading ISIS. And he is prepared to violate the Constitution, break the law and lie to the American people to achieve his purposes.
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Obama's 'Stupid Stuff' Turned Upside Down

By Pepe Escobar


Ukrainian oligarch turned president Petro Poroshenko visits The Caliph's nemesis in Washington
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Barf Alert
Puppet President: Petro Poroshenko Address to Congress


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“If they (Russia) are not stopped now, they will cross European borders and spread throughout the globe,” he warned. And the American politicians answered his speech with standing ovations. Continue

Dutch MH17 Investigation Omits US "Intel"

By Tony Cartalucci

Had the US actually possessed any credible information to substantiate its claims that MH17 was shot down by a missile, such evidence surely would have been submitted to and included in the Dutch Safety Board's preliminary reporting.
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The U.S. and Israel’s Shared Values
Perpetual War, Indefinite Detention, and Torture


By Adam Hudson

Under perpetual war, the United States and Israel can justify a litany of draconian policies, such as indefinite detention, torture, and extrajudicial killing.
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War, Circus and Injustice Down Under

By John Pilger

There are times when farce and living caricature almost consume the cynicism and mendacity in the daily life of Australia's rulers.
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On the Internet There’s No Such Thing as a True Science Denier

By Tina Dupuy

There was a time when we thought the Information Superhighway would make everyone more informed, better educated. Instead its enabled the misinformed to find places to permanently nestle in confirmation bias.
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The NFL and Beyond
There Should Be No Debate about Corporal Punishment

By Laura Finley

“I-was-spanked-and-I turned-out-OK” is not a legitimate reason to continue a practice that has been so widely documented as potentially dangerous.
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Woman As Aggressor: The Unspoken Truth Of Domestic Violence

By Edward Rhymes

There’s something very important that we’re not talking about when we talk about domestic violence.
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Yemen: 80 Killed as Clashes in Sanaa has Yemenis Fearing Sectarian Strife: Houthi rebels overrun the capital battling army units for control of a suburb, leaving at least 80 dead

Bush- Blair Legacy Continues As - 30 "ISIL" Killed by Iraqi Attack Aircraft in Mosul: The Iraqi attack bombers launched massive strikes on the positions of the ISIL terrorists in Hammam Al-Aleel area located South of Mosul, and killed thirty members of the Takfiri group, Almanar reported.

22 killed in Iraq bombings: Bombings in and near the Iraqi capital and a blast in the northern city of Kirkuk killed at least 22 people on Friday, security and medical officials said.

France launches first attack on IS in Iraq: A statement said planes had attacked an IS depot in north-east Iraq, and there would be more raids in the coming days.

Bomb kills two Lebanese troops at Syria border: Two Lebanese soldiers were killed by a roadside bomb near the Syrian border on Friday, security sources said, the first such attack since jihadist militants from Syria staged a deadly incursion there last month.

Syria's Nusra Front kills Lebanese soldier: Al-Qaeda-linked group says it has killed one of 10 Lebanese soldiers it is holding in hopes of a prisoner exchange.

White House, military divided on use of troops against Islamic State: Flashes of disagreement over how to fight the Islamic State are mounting between President Barack Obama and U.S. military leaders, the latest sign of strain in what often has been an awkward and uneasy relationship.

Kerry: ‘We must shut borders’ to defeat ISIS: “We must shut borders,” he said. “There are guarantees to help on foreign fighters, on financing, on borders – border control, on military, on aid, training, and even on direct military action.”

US Senate Approves Plans To Arm Syrian Rebels : Congress approved the $500 million plan on Thursday, enabling the US to provide support for rebels fighting the Sunni extremists.

How did your Senator vote? YEAs - 78: NAYs - 22

Turkey opens border to Syrian Kurds fleeing IS: TV footage showed exhausted people, mostly women and children, crossing into the south-eastern border village of Dikmetas under tight security.

Israel envoy warns US : Israel’s ambassador to the United States warned against including Iran in any coalition to derail the jihadist group.

30 militants including Pakistanis killed in Paktika airstrike: At least 30 militants including Pakistanis have been killed in an airstrike in southeastern Paktika province, said official on Friday.

US-led airstrike leaves 8 people dead in east Afghanistan: A Taliban commander is said to have been killed in the attack, which apparently had no civilian casualties.

Six Killed in Boko Haram Attacks in Cameroon: Six people, including four civilians, were killed on Thursday in the far north of Cameroon following two incursions by Boko Haram militants, sources told AFP on Friday.

Third mystery airstrike in Libya after 'state of emergency' announced: Libya Dawn militias are hit by third strike from unknown planes near Tripoli, after army Chief of Staff recalls all soldiers for coming escalation

Protests spread across Egypt in commemoration of Sisi's first 100 days: “Protests began on Friday morning in most of Egypt’s towns and villages while larger demonstrations took off from mosques after Friday prayers,” said Islam Tawfiq, one of the demonstrators in Cairo.

Deadly attack in Guinea on Ebola team: Eight bodies, including of three journalists, found in remote village following attack on team trying to educate locals.

Obama declines weapons to Ukraine: - The president of Ukraine came to Washington Thursday seeking special ally status and lethal aid to fight the Russians. He walked away with neither but declared he was happy to get what he did get, new non-lethal aid.

Russia critical of MH17 inquiry, wants bigger U.N. role: "The preliminary report of the DSB (Dutch Safety Board) is not very informative and doesn't contain convincing information about the circumstances of the crash," Russia's U.N. Ambassador Vitaly Churkin told the 15-member council.

New Zealand votes in 'dirtiest' poll: Voters in New Zealand head to the polls after what is being called the dirtiest campaign in the nation's history.

Salmond resigns after losing Scottish independence referendum: Scots voted to stay in the UK following an intense campaign. The ‘No’ campaign rallied 55 percent of votes against 45 percent ‘Yes’ votes.

Was Scottish Vote Rigging Caught On Tape?: Video - : The following clip suggests the possibility that more was afoot than that. As the commentator blasts, "Busted! Absolutely busted!" You decide...

Angry with Washington, 1 in 4 Americans open to secession: - The failed Scottish vote to pull out from the United Kingdom stirred secessionist hopes for some in the United States, where almost a quarter of people are open to their states leaving the union, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll found.

Five US Surveillance Programs Undermining Global Human Rights: Those of us in the United States often like to think—rightly or wrongly—that our overall human-rights record is in pretty good order. However, even those who view the US as a global human-rights leader have had to take a deep breath when considering the past year of Big Brother-like surveillance revelations.

Spying and storing: Assange says 'Google works like NSA': “Google’s business model is the spy. It makes more than 80 percent of its money by collecting information about people, pooling it together, storing it, indexing it, building profiles of people to predict their interests and behavior, and then selling those profiles principally to advertisers, but also others,” Assange told BBC.

GlaxoSmithKline fined $490m by China for bribery: China has fined UK pharmaceuticals firm GlaxoSmithKline $490m (£297m) after a court found it guilty of bribery.

Alibaba Overtakes Amazon as Most Highly Valued Online Retailer : Video - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. is knocking Amazon.com Inc. off its perch as the world’s largest online retailer by market capitalization, signaling the ascendance of a global rival for investor and consumer dollars.

Wealth of world’s billionaires: $7.3 trillion: There are a record 2,325 billionaires in the world, up from 2,170 in 2013 and 1,360 in 2009, the first year following the financial collapse.

 

US-Syrian Accord on Air Strikes: Report

By Robert Parry

Source says Syria’s President Assad has quietly agreed to permit strikes in some parts of Syria.
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John Cantlie - Lend Me Your Ears
Islamic State Release Video of British Hostage


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The Islamic State (IS) released a video on Thursday that purported to show a British hostage vowing to expose the “truth” about the group’s “systems and motivations” over the course of a “few programs”.
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House Votes To Give Weapons And Training To ‘Moderate’ Syrian Rebels

By DSWright

Hopefully the 114 Democrats who supported dragging American into yet another war in the Middle East are proud of that vote because they will likely be hearing about it for awhile.
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Obama's ‘War on Terror’ Looks Set to Backfire

By Sharif Nashashibi


US President Barack Obama, having criticised his predecessor's quagmire in Iraq, looks set to create his own.
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Traces of Evil

By Robert Koehler


Hurray! God bless drones and "mission accomplished" and a million Iraqi dead and birth defects in Fallujah. God bless torture. God bless the CIA. But guess what?
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A War is Not A War Unless They Call It A War

By E.F Nicholson

“This is not a war, it humanitarian mission with military elements “.
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The United States Heading for a Crash in the Middle East

By Immanuel Wallerstein


"How easy it is for officials and the media to “spin the public into a panic.”
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Perpetual Fear Under Empire

By Jacob G. Hornberger


Lots of Americans are extremely upset about ISIS. They’re not sleeping well, and they’re pacing the floors. They are convinced that ISIS is coming to get them, drag them from their homes, cart them away to some Arabian desert, and behead them.
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The Guns of August
The Reasons Behind the Cease-Fire


By Israel Shamir


Washington would prefer the Russians of Russia and Ukraine to fight each other to death, but it had to consider the weakness of Kiev forces.
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How The NSA Enabled Israel Military Intelligence To Politically Persecute Innocent Palestinians

By Mike Masnick

Data was gathered on Palestinians’ sexual orientations, infidelities, money problems, family medical conditions and other private matters that could be used to coerce Palestinians into becoming collaborators or create divisions in their society.
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Rewards and Punishments for Gaza
How the Israel Lobby Reshapes its Message


By Philip Giraldi

Israel and its powerful friends in both the US and international media as well as in government circles are energetically rewriting the story, not only regarding Gaza, to restore Israel’s status as the beleaguered little democracy in the Middle East and America’s only true friend and ally.
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Irate NSA Staffer Doesn’t Like Being Filmed in Public, for Some Reason

By John Cook

In two videos you can watch Beale politely question Mr. Z. about NSA programs, and watch Mr. Z. attempt to parry those queries with blatant falsehoods.
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Theodore Roosevelt and American Racism

By Margaret Kimberley

“Roosevelt made clear that he lusted for death on a mass scale.”
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Over 100 People Killed in Iraq Airstrikes, Clashes: Over 100 people were killed and 79 others wounded in Iraq Thursday in US air strikes and clashes between the Iraqi security forces and insurgent militants, including those with the Islamic State(IS), officials and security sources said.

Series of Attacks Kills at Least 15 in Iraq: The deadliest attack struck a shopping street in the Toubachi neighborhood in northwest Baghdad, where a bomb blast killed four people and wounded 10, police said.

Hollande confirms French jets to strike IS militants in Iraq: French fighter jets will soon strike targets against Islamic State militants in Iraq once reconnaissance missions have identified targets, President Francois Hollande said.

Islamic State captures 21 villages in northern Syria as Kurds issue a call to arms: Islamic State fighters besieged a Kurdish city in northern Syria on Thursday after seizing 21 villages in a major assault, prompting a call to arms from Kurds in neighbouring Turkey, who urged followers to go and help resist the group's advance.

After Obama speech, Islamic State wins new recruits in Syria-monitor: Islamic State has won new recruits in Syria since President Barack Obama signaled last week that air strikes against the group will be expanded from Iraq to its strongholds in northern and eastern Syria, a group monitoring the war said on Wednesday.

US: Syrian rebel training may take 12 months: Speaking to a small group of reporters after meeting with his French counterpart, Dempsey said it will take three or four months to begin the $500 million training program, which the House approved on Wednesday and sent to the Senate, where members of both parties predicted easy passage.

U.S. House votes to arm Syrian rebels, but questions remain: The amendment does not include $500 million the White House says it needs to arm and train the rebels, who have been waging a three-year-long battle against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. It was written to quickly provide the authority Obama wanted while avoiding a debate on the money.

CIA Privately Skeptical About New Syria Strategy, Sources Say: At a recent closed-door congressional briefing on the administration's new strategy to combat the Islamic State, a top CIA official left little doubt among those in the room about the agency's attitude toward the project.

Top US general says half of Iraq's army unsuitable to partner with US against Islamic State: Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and a former wartime commander of U.S. training programs in Iraq, said a renewed U.S. training effort might revive the issue of gaining legal immunity from Iraqi prosecution for those U.S. troops who are training the Iraqis.

Fact or fiction: Australia; Tony Abbott confirms police believed terrorists planned 'demonstration killings': Prime Minister Tony Abbott says intelligence indicates people in Australia were allegedly planning a public beheading to be carried out in the name of militant group Islamic State.

Yemen Army, Houthi Rebel Clashes Move Toward Center of Sana’a: Fighting between Yemen’s army and Houthi-Shiite rebels moved closer to the center of the capital as a deal to end the violence evades the government of President Abdurabu Mansur Hadi.

24 militants killed during Afghan army operations, MoD says: Taliban militantsAt least 24 Taliban militants were killed following military operations by Afghan national army (ANA) forces in the past 24 hours. Defense ministry spokesman, Gen. Zahir Azimi said the operations were conducted in three different provinces.

40 more militants killed in Pakistan air strikes: Fighter jets carried out air strikes early on Wednesday against suspected militant hideouts in Datakhel tehsil of North Waziristan Agency, killing scores of militants and destroying their hideouts.

Afghan President seeks US help to break poll deadlock: President Karzai said, "The international community should not make Afghanistan a battle-field for its covert polices," adding that US should play its role in resolving the ongoing electoral crisis.

Ukraine leader appeals to US for lethal aid: Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has appealed to the US Congress to give his soldiers lethal military equipment for their fight against pro-Russian separatists, saying that one cannot win the war or keep the peace with blankets and night vision goggles.

Russia has no plans to punish West with retaliatory sanctions — Putin: "First of all, we are thinking about our own interests and development goals," Russian President Vladimir Putin says

UN says 5 peacekeepers killed, 3 wounded in Mali blast: The United Nations mission in Mali said five of its Chadian peacekeepers were killed and another three wounded when their vehicle was hit by an explosive device in the north of the country on Thursday.

Assassination of Libya ex-air force chief in Benghazi: A former Libyan air force chief was shot dead overnight in the country's violence-ridden second city of Benghazi, medical and army sources said on Thursday.

Libya army chief calls for jihad: Libyan army chief General Abdel-Razzaq al-Nazouri on Thursday called for "jihad" against "outlaws" amid clashes between Islamist militias and their rivals, including some army units.

Libya's civil war focuses on control of central bank assets: Possibility of two rival central banks emerges in Libya as bank chief sacked by House of Representatives

Libya's elected parliament rejects PM's new cabinet as oil sector takes hit: - Libya's elected parliament has rejected the new cabinet of Prime Minister Abdullah al-Thinni, dealing a fresh blow to the acting premier whose government was forced to flee the capital Tripoli last month after it was taken over by militants.

Leaked dossier shows Egypt's links to Libya: A leaked document obtained by Al Jazeera this week demonstrates the extent to which the country has turned into a proxy battleground for larger regional rivalries.

Madrid conference seeks end to Libya crisis: Representatives from Libya's armed groups are not attending the conference, which opened on Wednesday and is being attended by representative from 16 nations, the UN and the Arab League. Al Jazeera's Stefanie Dekker, reporting from Madrid, said the conference may not reconcile the warring sides.

Scottish independence campaign - live: The news, video and comment as Scotland votes in an independence referendum

UK Archbishop unsure of God’s existence: Britain’s’ most senior clergyman has said that thinking about global injustices has made him question the existence of God.

Air Force dumps ‘so help me God’ from enlistment oath: Members of the U.S. Air Force will no longer be required to say “so help me God” during their enlistment oath. A legal review of rules that required the phrase occurred after the American Humanist Association threatened to sue on behalf of an atheist airman.

House passes bill to audit Federal Reserve: Passed 333-92, the bill would require the comptroller general to conduct an audit of the Federal Reserve's board of governors and banks within one year and submit a report to Congress on the findings. A total of 106 Democrats joined all but one Republican in support of the measure.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Zionism's Jewish Enemy

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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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