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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 : 3,487

 

Cost of War in Iraq & Afghanistan
$
1,714,692,482,820

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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.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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US Holds World Hostage to Political ‘Reality Show’
By RT
Russia will continue to send troops home in body bags': US warns Russia - Continue

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Syria: False Claims In Western "News"
By Moon Of Alabama
The White House is miffed that Syria and Russia are cleaning up their Jihadis in Aleppo city. - Continue

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Congress Rejects Obama Veto
Saudi September 11 Bill Becomes Law

By Patricia Zengerle
"We rejoice in this triumph and - we may finally get more answers regarding who was truly behind the attacks," - Continue

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Hillary Could Drag Us All Into A Catastrophic War
By Peter Hitchens
I genuinely tremble at the thought of Mrs Clinton in the White House. - Continue

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September 26, 2016

He Who Hesitates Is Lost And Russia Hesitated
By Paul Craig Roberts
Putin lacked the decisiveness of a Napoleon or a Stalin and let his victory slip away. - Continue

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US-Turkey Lurch to World War in Syria
By Finian Cunningham
If the analysis presented here is correct, then the startling conclusion is that a world war is underway. - Continue

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U.S. “Operations Room” In Syria Destroyed By Russian Missile Attack: Report
By Prof Michel Chossudovsky
Thirty Israeli, American, British, Turkish, Saudi, Qatari Intelligence Officials Killed, Report. - Continue

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Who’s Afraid of ‘Russia Today’?
By Adam H. Johnson
Hand-wringing over Kremlin propaganda says more about about US media’s insecurity than it does Putin’s reach. - Continue

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How Libyan ‘Regime Change’ Lies Echo in Syria
By James W Carden
We would do well to treat reports from the likes of CNN with a healthy amount of skepticism. - Continue

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The Writing on the Wall for Saudi Arabia
By Irfan Husain
Bribes are seldom promised as openly as this. - Continue

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Washington Tries to Break BRICS – Rape of Brazil Begins
By F. William Engdahl
Washington for now has broken one of the BRICS that ultimately threaten her global hegemony. - Continue

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23 killed in Aleppo, UN meets over Syria; At least 23 civilians have been killed in renewed government airstrikes on the contested city of Aleppo, Syrian activists say

US accuses Russia of 'barbarism' over Aleppo bombardment: "What Russia is sponsoring and doing is not counter-terrorism. It is barbarism," US Ambassador Samantha Power said at the Sunday session.

British ambassador accuses Russia of war crimes, walks out on UN Security Council meeting; Matthew Rycroft, alongside the French and US ambassadors, walked out of the sesson when Syria's ambassador was called to speak at an emergency meeting demanding a halt to the violence in Aleppo.

'Missiles targeting UK jets' over Iraq: British warplanes attacking the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have reported coming under attack from surface-to-air missiles, a senior commander says.

Ahrar Al-Sham plans to launch chemical attack on civilians, blame it on Syria govt: “I have information that Ahrar Al-Sham terrorists intend to mount attacks on civilian population using white phosphorus for the sake of fabricating accusations against the Syrian state and its army,” the diplomat said at the meeting as cited by TASS.

West still arming Al-Nusra in Syria, peace almost impossible – Russia’s UN envoy: The Al-Nusra Front in Aleppo keeps receiving tanks and heavy weapons shipped by their Western backers as the US turns a blind eye, Russia’s envoy to the UN, Vitaly Churkin, told the Security Council.

US Deploying Forces in 7 Bases in Northern Syria: "The US has deployed tens of its marines in Mabrouka village in the Western parts of Hasaka province under the pretext of demining Ra's al-Ain city which is now under the control of Kurdish forces," sources told FNA.

Syrian FM at UN: Bombing of Syrian troops no mistake, US is ISIS accomplice: "The Syrian government puts all the responsibility for aggression on the US, as the facts show, that it was a deliberate attack, but not a mistake – even if America says the opposite,”

Russia, Turkey Reach a 'Gentleman’s Agreement' on Syrian Airspace: Turkey and Russia are currently in talks over a protocol to coordinate combat flights in the Syrian airspace to prevent incidents, a Turkish military source told Hurriyet Daily News.

Iraq: Security forces repulse ISIS attack in Heet, 40 militants killed; “ISIS attacked Heet from Hayy al-Bakr area in Heet Island, north of the city. The outfit attacked the area with rockets, missiles and different weapons.”

Mysterious explosion at ISIS workshop suffocates 11 children in Mosul; “Today, Mosul Hospital received 11 children, who known as the cubs of caliphate, and they were suffering from severe dyspnea due to inhaling poisonous gas,”

Suicide bomber kills seven, wounds 28 in Baghdad, police say: The explosion happened in Iskan, a mostly Shi'ite district in the west of the Iraqi capital

Arab coalition attacks kill nine in central Yemen - medical official, residents: Residents said the nine dead in the attack on several areas of the city and its outskirts included three children and their parents.

At least 28 killed in Congo clashes; Among the dead were eight security officers, 14 militia members and six civilians, including three school children, Interior Minister Evariste Boshab said. Dozens of others were injured.

4 Chadian troops killed in Boko Haram attack; “Around 8:00 pm (1900 GMT) on Saturday night, Boko Haram members attacked the Djoroye border post near the Niger border in the Lake Chad region killing four of our soldiers,” the source said.

Zuma's brother makes dramatic plea: Quit now or risk being killed: President Jacob Zuma's brother is so anxious about growing public anger against the president that he believes the ANC leader should quit politics - or risk being killed‚ the newspaper reported.

Baltimore Police: 3 gunmen shoot, wound 8 in attack; : Authorities have said one of the attackers had a shotgun and the other two had handguns.

Charlotte police release videos of shooting of Keith Lamont Scott : The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department released body and dash-cam videos of the fatal police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott on Saturday after days of mounting public pressure.

Trump’s Pentagon Plan Could Cost Almost $1 Trillion; : Op-Ed: Donald Trump’s campaign has been short on specifics, but that changed earlier this month when he gave a speech that provided some examples of what his proposed defense buildup would entail.

Trump pledges to recognise Jerusalem as Israeli capital: Republican candidate acknowledges he will accept the divided city as Israel's capital if elected president.

Hillary Clinton to use larger podium than Donald Trump at first debate: The Democratic nominee, who is 5-foot-4, has apparently enlisted the help of a raised podium for the first presidential debate against Donald Trump, who is 6-foot-3, Monday night, photos of the two podiums show.

September 24, 2016

Putin lacked the decisiveness of a Napoleon or a Stalin and let his victory slip away. - Continue

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US-Turkey Lurch to World War in Syria
By Finian Cunningham
If the analysis presented here is correct, then the startling conclusion is that a world war is underway. - Continue

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Top US General Warns Syrian “No-fly” Zone Means War With Russia
By Bill Van Auken

Washington is planning the continuation of its unending wars in the Middle East, including military action directed against Iran -
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Another Kerry Rush to Judgment on Syria
By Robert Parry
The U.N. withdrew its claim that an airstrike hit its Syrian relief convoy but Kerry is lashing out at Russia in a repeat of his earlier rushes to judgment. - Continue

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Having A Cessation of Violence in Syria
Updated - By Bashar al-Assad
The United States doesn’t have the will to work against al-Nusra or even ISIS, because this is a card they can use for their own agenda. - Continue

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An Obsolescent Military: Bombing Everything, Gaining Nothing
By Fred Reed
Washington’s military superiority means nothing. - Continue

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'Beholden to AIPAC'
By Philip Weiss
Senators Warren, Murphy, Brown Sign Letter To Limit Obama's Actions. - Continue

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America Is Not the Greatest Country on Earth. It’s No. 28
By Eric Roston
Violence, alcoholism, and obesity pose the biggest risks in the U.S. - Continue

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Celebrating the One Percent
Is Inequality Really Good for the Economy?

By Michael Hudson
To paraphrase Mark Twain, everyone complains about inequality, but nobody does anything about it. - Continue

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More than 150 Killed in Aleppo Over the Past Three Days: A large-scale aerial bombardment campaign has intensified in the past three days over eastern Aleppo City and rural areas of the governorate, killing 158 civilians, including infants, women, and children

Syrian government makes Aleppo advance in major attack: Saturday's advance captured the camp for Palestinian refugees on elevated ground overlooking one of the main roads into Aleppo. Handarat had been in rebel hands for years.

Two million people without water in Syria's Aleppo: UN: "Intense attacks last night have damaged the Bab al-Nayrab water pumping station, which supplies water to some 250,000 people in the eastern parts of Aleppo," the U.N. children's agency UNICEF said.

Mysterious death squads strike AGAIN as ISIS HQ burned; ISIS are running scared after mystery gunmen hunting them down struck again – torching one of their bases with evil jihadis inside.

US-led coalition must prove it really wants to separate Al-Nusra Front from rebels – Lavrov ; Russia will “no longer take seriously" requests that its own or Syrian forces make unilateral concessions regarding the ceasefire, without the Western coalition providing proof it's trying to separate moderates from terrorists, the foreign minister said.

'Syrian Army forces pour into area near Israel border, prepare operation': "A large contingent of the fourth mechanized divisions, comprised of recent graduates from the Syrian Arab Army's Special Forces school in Deir Attiyah, have joined the 90th Brigade's headquarters in Golan Heights, where they will await orders to launch a large-scale offensive."

Turkey's Erdogan says U.S. sent weapons to Kurdish fighters in Syria: "Three days ago America dropped two plane loads of weapons in Kobani for these terror groups," he said, adding he had raised the issue on Wednesday with U.S. Vice President Joe Biden who he said had no knowledge of this.

Clash kills soldier, Kurdish militant in southeast Turkey; The clash with the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) broke out during military operations in Diyarbakir province after the authorities imposed round-the-clock curfews on 18 villages, the sources said.

Moody's downgrades Turkey to junk: S&P Global Ratings downgraded Turkey in July, following a failed coup attempt in the country. Losing its investment grade will make it more expensive for Turkey to raise capital on global markets.

Militant attack kills 12 in Iraq's Tikrit - security sources: Twelve people were killed on Saturday when militants attacked a police checkpoint north of Tikrit and then detonated a car bomb at the entrance to the city, Iraqi police and military sources said.

US troops use white phosphorus in Iraq to ‘obscure’ Kurdish forces – newspaper: Images posted on a Pentagon-run public affairs website Dvids show a US Army artillery unit firing white phosphorus munitions in Iraq, identified by the Washington Post as M825A1 155mm shells.

U.S. Killed Five alledged Al Qaeda militants in Yemen: A drone strike in Marib Province on Friday evening, east of Yemen's capital Sanaa, killed alledged, local commander Abu Khaled al-Sanaani and four guards while they were travelling in a vehicle.

Five days, four children shot dead: Israeli forces shot dead four Palestinian children in Hebron, during the most concentrated period of deadly violence in the West Bank since June.

Netanyahu Calls UN 'Moral Farce,' Says Israel Will Not Accept Any Dictates: Thanks Obama for vetoing past Security Council resolution critical of Israel.

EU court recommends removing Hamas from terror lists: Judges of the General Court ruled that EU leaders relied too heavily on media reports rather than their own investigations when they imposed asset freezes and travel bans on Hamas members.

New attack on free speech: Pro-Israel groups wage war on campus freedom: Attacks on pro-Palestinian activists have grown increasingly vicious, but free-speech supporters are fighting back

Kashmir: Protests erupt after man killed by army: Young man killed by Indian army ignites fresh protests in northern Kashmir as uprising in valley continues.

Labour leadership: Jeremy Corbyn defeats Owen Smith; Mr Corbyn won 61.8% of the total vote, a larger margin of victory than last year. He vowed to bring the party back together and "make Labour the engine of progress for our country", insisting the party could win the next election.

Washington State mall shooting: Four killed as police look for gunman: A manhunt is underway after four people were shot dead and two wounded, one seriously, at a shopping mall in Washington State.

AP: Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buy: The total, if executed, would include $100 million in television airtime and $40 million in digital ads, according to senior communications adviser Jason Miller.

U.S. intel officials probe ties between Trump adviser and Kremlin: Some of those briefed were “taken aback” when they learned about Page’s contacts in Moscow, viewing them as a possible back channel to the Russians that could undercut U.S. foreign policy

I Was RFK’s Speechwriter. Now I’m Voting for Trump. Here’s Why.: The Democratic Party has become something both JFK and RFK would deplore—the party of war.

Ted Cruz backs Trump: The Texas senator says on Facebook that he made the decision for two reasons. First, his promise to support the Republican nominee. And second, his belief that Democrat Hillary Clinton is “wholly unacceptable.”

FBI Releases More Hillary Clinton Investigation Records; The FBI has released 189 pages of records from its Hillary Clinton email investigation.

Most of Clinton’s Recovered Emails Will Be Released After Election Day: Group seeking Clinton emails calls process ‘absolutely corrupt’

Most Dangerous Person On the Planet Today: Hillary Clinton: The most surefire way to make a terrorist out of a non-terrorist is to kill an innocent child or bomb an innocent person’s home. Doing so is sure to radicalize friends and family.

September 23, 2016
In Kerry's Own Words: Syria Prohibited from Attacking al-Qaeda
By Daniel McAdams
The US demands that the Syrian air force must be prohibited from attacking al-Nusra Front (al-Qaeda in Syria). - Continue

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The Russians Discover That Negotiation With Washington Is Pointless
By Paul Craig Roberts
If the dumb*hit Western peoples don’t wake up ASAP, war will be upon us, a war that cannot be won.. - Continue

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Third World War Has Never Been So Close
By Alexander Dugin
The Americans are bombing our guys. - Continue

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The Cease-Fire Destroyed By U.S. Bombing
By Pierre Barbancey
Moscow, just as Damascus, affirms now that Washington is supporting Daesh.. - Continue

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You Must Be Kidding!
By Tom Engelhardt
Here are a few recent examples from the world of American-style war and peace. - Continue

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To Stop Terrorism, End U.S. Occupation Of The Middle East
By Chris Hedges
The kind of widespread killing that’s been going on now for 15 years is the most potent recruiting weapon that the jihadists have. - Continue

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Rousseff Ousted Over Her Opposition to Neoliberalism: Temer
Must Read - By teleSUR
Temer effectively confirmed accusations that the parliamentary coup had nothing to do with Rousseff's budget practices - Continue

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Evo Morales Denounces Israel, US, and Capitalism at UN
Video
"The greatest objective of mankind in this century should be to eradicate imperialism and capitalism as models for society." - Continue

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Charlotte Shooting
Footage Shows Fatal Encounter With Police

Video
Here are a few recent examples from the world of American-style war and peace. - Continue

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Oh, Say Can You See the Carnage?
By Mike Whitney
Why Stand for a Country That Can Gun You Down in Cold Blood? - Continue

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Les Deplorables
By Pepe Escobar
The first cage match on Monday between a Queen of War profiting and a billionaire uber-narcissist adored by a “basket of deplorables”. - Continue

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91 killed in rebel-held Aleppo: Hospital administrator says: A Syrian military source on Thursday said there was a new offensive in eastern Aleppo, adding on Friday that it might go on "for some time" and would include a ground operation.

An unmanned US drone has crashed in Syria: The unmanned drone crashed near the town of Ash Shaddadi - with local news agencies reporting ISIS shot the aircraft out of the sky.

Russia rejects Kerry's idea of grounding Russian, Syrian planes: RIA Deputy Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov rejected a proposal by U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry for Russia and Syria to halt flying over Syrian battle zones as unworkable, the RIA news agency reported on Thursday

Sergey Lavrov calls America’s bluff. Russia wants a full and impartial investigation into Aleppo UN convoy attack

Home Security Coalition airstrike kills 160 ISIS militants near Sharqat: Nineveh Operations Command said, “The international coalition aircraft this morning bombarded an ISIS gathering at al-Safina village, east of Sharqat district, killing over 160 ISIS militants.”

US confirms ISIS used chemical rocket in attack on troops in Iraq: A rocket launched by Islamic State militants at American troops based in Iraq did contain a mustard agent, the US military has confirmed. No-one was hurt in Tuesday's attack on the Qayyarah air base near the IS stronghold of Mosul.

Pentagon wants 500 more US troops for Iraq: If President Obama signs off on the military’s plan for more troops, the number would rise above 5,000.

ISIS surrounds Mosul with oil tanks to prevent security forces’ advance; ISIS is also digging tunnels underneath Mosul to stop the army’s advance and shut down some neighborhoods, in addition to planting bombs and improvised explosive devices.

Saudi airstrikes kill at least 34 civilians in Hodeida, Yemen: September has been the bloodiest month in the 18-month civil war in Yemen.

UN Calls Out Saudi Arabia for Killing Yemeni Women and Children: On Wednesday the U.S.- and U.K.-backed Saudi coalition that has been bombing Yemen since 2015 struck a house in a residential area in western Yemen Wednesday, killing 26 people, according to medics and residents.

U.S. to sell Saudi $1B weapons : The U.S. Senate on Wednesday backed the Obama administration’s plan to sell more than $1 billion worth of American-made tanks and other weapons to Saudi Arabia

Over 160 bodies recovered from Egypt refugee shipwreck: Officials say bodies of 162 people have been pulled from the Mediterranean, amid fears death toll could rise further

17 killed in gunfight in Nigeria : 15 Boko Haram fighters and two soldiers and were killed Thursday as the Nigeria-led multinational troops repelled an attack by militants in Abadam town of the country's northeastern Borno state, an army spokesman said Friday.

69 Taliban militants killed in Afghanistan: "The Afghan National Security and Defence Forces (ANDSF) carried out operations to clear the areas of Taliban insurgents over the past 24 hours and also killed 11 militants of Islamic State (IS)," the Defence Ministry said in a statement.

Clashes kill 22 policemen, wounds 11 others in Afghanistan: At least 22 policemen were killed and around 11 others received injuries during a firefight with Taliban rebels in the capital of Afghanistan’s central Uruzgan province, said officials on Friday.

Russian troops arrive in Pakistan for 1st-ever joint drill: On Friday, an Ilyushin Il-76 military transport plane delivered the troops to Pakistan from their home base in southern Russia.

Show us the evidence: U.S. lawmakers accuse Russia of seeking to influence U.S. election: "Based on briefings we have received, we have concluded that the Russian intelligence agencies are making a serious and concerted effort to influence the U.S. election," Senator Dianne Feinstein and Representative Adam Schiff said

Bolivia ended its drug war by kicking out the DEA and legalizing coca; Morales expelled the DEA from Bolivia in 2008 after violent confrontations in the region claimed 30 lives and he said he could no longer guarantee the US agents' safety.

Nicaragua Says US Intervention Ahead of Elections Violates International Law: U.S. Ambassador to Nicaragua Laura Dogu met with U.S. lawmaker IleanaRos-Lehtinen, who co-sponsored a bill targeting Nicaragua.

In a world gone crazy: House Panel: $1 Trillion Needed to Reboot U.S. Military: The price tag to rehabilitate the military after about 15 years of war and relentless overseas operations would be about $1 trillion over a decade, according to the Republican-led House Armed Services Committee.

Pulse gunman told police America needs to stop bombing Syria: A dozen minutes later, a police negotiator called him. Mateen tells the negotiator the U.S. needs to stop bombing Syria and Iraq, adding, "They are killing a lot of innocent people."

Charlotte Protests Escalate as Police Refuse to Release Video : The National Guard was called in after a second night of unrest following the killing of Keith Scott, who protestors believe was unarmed at the time of his shooting by a police officer

Surveillance State: Charlotte Cops Monitor Protest with Cameras; The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department boasted on its official Twitter account its access to over 1,200 cameras to conduct surveillance as demonstrations were held in the city for a third straight night.

This photo from Charlotte tells you all you need to know about policing in America; An image from Charlotte, scene of yet another killing, encapsulates the message black people receive daily from the officers who are supposed to protect them

Mass. High Court Says Black Men May Have Legitimate Reason To Flee Police; Black men who try to avoid an encounter with Boston police by fleeing may have a legitimate reason to do so — and should not be deemed suspicious — according to a ruling by the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court.

A Law Professor Explains Why You Should Never Talk to Police: Not just, "Don't talk to the police if you're accused of a crime," or, "Don't talk to the police in an interrogation setting"—never talk to the cops, period.

Chelsea Manning to be sent to solitary confinement for suicide try: U.S. Army soldier Chelsea Manning, serving 35 years in prison for passing classified files to WikiLeaks, was ordered to spend 14 days in solitary confinement as punishment for attempting suicide and keeping a banned book in her cell

Short Hillary wanted to debate tall Trump on a STEP STOOL : She was turned down – and she won't get commercial breaks for coughing fits or fainting spells

September 22, 2016

 

The US Road Map To Balkanize Syria
By Pepe Escobar
Proof of the Empire of Chaos’s real agenda in Syria. - Continue

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Syria - The Aid Convoy Attack Points To Further Escalation
By Moon Of Alabama
The gloves are coming off. The Syrian/Russian side is convinced that the U.S. willfully attacked Syrian forces in Deir Ezzor to hand the city to ISIS. . - Continue

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Syria: Attack on Aid Obliterates US War Crimes in Support of ISIS
By Felicity Arbuthnot
What better chance to push “the No Fly Zone scenario” - Continue

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The US Is Not Genuine Regarding Having A Cessation of Violence in Syria
By Bashar al-Assad
The United States doesn’t have the will to work against al-Nusra or even ISIS, because this is a card they can use for their own agenda. - Continue

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Handle With Care
American Psycho System A 'Co-worker Of God'

By Finian Cunningham
It is an insult to common human intelligence to witness such brazen falsification of world conflicts. - Continue

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Jimmy Carter: A First Step for Syria? Stop the Killing
By Jimmy Carter
Sources estimate the number of Syrians killed to date at almost half a million, with some two million more people wounded. - Continue

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Who Is Making American Foreign Policy—The President or the War Party? By Stephen F. Cohen
I find it very hard to believe anything that comes out of official American information institutions. - Continue

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Oliver Stone's American History
'We’re Not Under Threat. We Are The Threat'

By James Reinl
“We’ve destabilised the entire region, created chaos. And then we blame ISIS for the chaos we created”. - Continue

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Media Ask Which Candidate Can Better Exploit Our Irrational Fear of Terrorism
By Adam Johnson
The reality is that terrorism remains, objectively, a very minor threat. - Continue

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By John W. Whitehead
Protecting America’s Children from Police State Goons, Bureaucratic Idiots and Mercenary Creeps. - Continue

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33 IS militants killed in Iraqi operation: At least 33 Islamic State (IS) militants were killed on Thursday in an operation by Iraqi security forces in Salahudin province's Shirqat town, officials said.

Iraqi army says it recaptured key town south of Mosul: Iraqi forces backed by air strikes from the U.S.-led coalition gained complete control of the northern district of Shirqat on Thursday, bringing the military a step closer to a main push on Mosul later this year.

Security forces liberate 2 areas near Ramadi, 4 ISIS members killed; “This morning, the security forces, backed by tribal fighters, liberated al-Jard and al-Taysa that are located between Heet and Baghdadi. Four ISIS members were also killed in the operation.”

Iraq; Isil in suspected first chemical attack on US troops : The rocket, filled with mustard agent, landed at the Qayara air base in Iraq on Tuesday, where US and Iraqi troops are based, CNN reported officials saying.

Abadi: Presence of Turkish troops hinders ISIS elimination: Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi confirmed that the presence of Turkish troops on the Iraqi territories is hindering the elimination of ISIS group.

Opposition 'minister' among 12 dead in Syria bombing: rebels; A "minister" in Syria's opposition government was among at least 12 people killed in a car bomb attack in the south of the country on Thursday, the body's spokesman said.

Russia: Mossad, other foreign agents killed in Aleppo strike: Citing ‘battlefield sources,’ state media says its warships bombed 30 officers from Israel, Qatar and Western countries

Warplanes set rebel-held Aleppo ablaze: Rebel-held areas of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo saw the heaviest air strikes in months overnight, activists say, as a week-old truce collapsed.

Lavrov: No More Unilateral Pauses in Syria (Video): Russia’s Foreign Minister, has said during the United Nations Security Council meeting on Syria that there will be no more unilateral ‘ceasefire’ pauses in Syria. According to Lavrov it can’t even be discussed because all pauses have been used by militants, incluinng Jabhat al-Nusra, to regroup and get reinforcements.

Dozens of rebels quit Syria's Homs under deal with govt: Homs governor Talal Barazi told reporters that "123 armed men and 157 civilians from the families of the armed men left to northern Homs province". The evacuees were headed to Dar al-Kubra, which is under rebel control.

US airstrikes on Syrian troops were ‘intentional,’ lasted nearly 1 hour – Assad to AP : “It was not an accident by one airplane; it was four airplanes which kept attacking the position of the Syrian troops for nearly one hour or maybe a little bit more than one hour,”

In propaganda war - US demands Russia and Syria ground all aircraft: John Kerry, the US Secretary of State told a session of the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday that only a grounding of all aircraft could protect civilians from Bashar al-Assad’s regime and said Vladimir Putin must face a “moment of truth” over the bombing of a UN aid convoy last Monday.

Russian Defense Ministry spotted 'Predator' drone in area where UN convoy was attacked: According to the Russian Defense Ministry, the drone had taken off from Turkey’s Incirlik air base

Military Sources Warn of High Likelihood of Direct US-Syria Military Confrontation: "After the US-led warplanes attacked the Syrian army's military base in Deir Ezzur, the Syrian army has become more resolved not only to fight the terrorists, but also to directly confront the US,"

Russia to send aircraft carrier to Mediterranean: Russian aircraft carrier the Admiral Kuznetsov will join the country’s naval group operating in the eastern Mediterranean, the Defense Ministry has announced. Officials say the carrier could be used to aid the anti-terrorist mission in Syria.

Russia does not rule out strikes against Jaysh al-Islam and Ahrar Al-Sham; "We are witnesses to the continuing merger of these groups [Jaysh al-Islam and Ahrar Al-Sham - TASS] with the organizations that have been universally recognized as terrorist

More talks at UN as Syria's future 'hangs by a thread' : The United States and Russia on Thursday are chairing a meeting that will bring together the 23-nation International Syria Support Group (ISSG), set up to push for a ceasefire

UK Government has no strategy, no plan and only ‘phantom’ allies in Syria, scathing Commons report reveals: Analysis - As ceasefire sits on the brink of collapse, MPs’ report paints a damning picture of Britain’s bombing campaign

Has Turkey Occupied Northern Syria? : Turkish President Erdogan recently commented that “operations against terrorist organizations will continue until the end” and has shown no inclination to pull his military back across the border.

Turkey in Syria: A replay of Israel in Lebanon?; President Erdogan also announced that as part of “Operation Euphrates Shield,” Turkey may expand the area it occupies in Syria from the present 900 km2 to an area of some 5000 km2

25 residents killed, 73 injured in Saudi airstrikes Yemen; Warplanes struck their residential quarter in the Red Sea port city of al-Hodayda, medical officials said on Thursday.

17 killed in Yemen in battle for strategic heights Heavy fighting between Yemeni government forces and Shia rebels for control of the heights overlooking the strategic Bab al-Mandab strait has left 17 combatants dead, the loyalist commander said on Wednesday.

US kills 3 Qaeda suspects in Yemen: officials: An apparent US drone strike killed three suspected Al-Qaeda members Thursday in Yemen, including a mid-ranking commander, security officials said.

Yemen's exiled government return to Aden: Prime Minister Ahmed bin Dagher flew from Riyadh to the port city of Aden as rebels continue to rule Sanaa

Senators Struggle With Geography to Support Saudi Arabia’s Yemen Intervention: The Strait of Hormuz would be threatened if Houthi rebels had taken over all of Yemen before Saudi Arabia launched a military intervention last year, they agreed before leading colleagues to shoot down a bid to block the arms sale.

27 U.S. Senators Rebel Against Arming Saudi Arabia: In addition to providing Saudi Arabia with intelligence and flying refueling missions for its air force, the United States has enabled the bombing campaign by supplying $20 billion in weapons over the past 18 months.

Abbas, Netanyahu clash over settlements at UN; "What the Israeli government is doing in pursuit of its expansionist settlement plans will destroy whatever possibility is left for the two-state solution along the 1967 borders," Abbas warned.

Abbas to UN: Great Britain must apologize for Balfour Declaration : "This Paved the way for the Nakba of the Palestinian people; their dispossession, their displacement from their land."

Boeing Wins U.S. Permit for First Iran Jet Sales Since Shah Era : Boeing is still finalizing terms to provide as many as 109 jets to Iran Air, the Chicago-based planemaker said in an e-mailed statement.

'Nineteen dead' in clashes with ISIS in Libya's Sirte: Ten extremists and nine pro-government fighters died in clashes Thursday around the last positions of ISIS in the Libyan coastal city of Sirte, medical and military sources said.

DRC: 7 civilians killed in an attack: The attack which occurred between Wednesday and Thursday night was carried out by the Ugandan rebels of the Allied Democratic Forces, ADF

Afghanistan inks peace deal with warlord 'butcher of Kabul': Afghanistan Thursday signed a peace agreement with notorious warlord Gulbuddin Hekmatyar, paving the way for him to make a political comeback despite a history of war crimes and after years in hiding.

South Korea confirms it has military plan to remove Kim Jong Un; South Korea's defense ministry is planning a special force that could remove Kim Jong Un from power.

Poll suggests war tops Russians’ fears while economic worries wane: International tension still tops the list of Russians’ fears for a second month in a row, while concerns over the economic situation are fading,

Biden warns Ukraine on reforms, says EU sanctions on Russia at risk: U.S. Biden warned that Ukraine needs to live up to its promises on economic and political reforms or risk seeing the European Union walk away from its sanctions on Russia.

German vice chancellor says Ukraine has to fulfill its obligations, too: Germany should undertake efforts to make the Ukrainian authorities start fulfilling their obligations to the Minsk agreements (‘Minsk-2’) on settling the country’s conflict

Ukraine, rebels agree troop pullbacks in three areas: OSCE: Ukrainian negotiator says that Ukraine and the rebels pledge to withdraw troops and weapons by one kilometre on each side in three "security areas": Stanytsya Luganska and Zolote in Lugansk region and Petrovske in Donetsk region

Trump Leaves Ukraine Hanging at the UN General Assembly: In fact, Trump’s office didn’t even respond to Poroshenko’s RSVP, according to Politico—but the Ukraine leader did sit down with Hillary Clinton.

MI6 chief warns Isil terror threat will last a lifetime as agency hires 1,000 more spies : Britain’s top spy has warned that terrorist groups like so-called Islamic State pose a “persistent threat” that is set to last a “professional lifetime”.

Prospect of President Trump is causing the Mexican currency to crash, says Mexican president: Enrique Pena Nieto, struggling with low approval ratings, partly blamed Mr Trump for the peso's fall to 20 pesos to the dollar.

Heroin, Nazis, and Agent Orange: Inside the $66 Billion Merger of the Year: These companies used to sell heroin and Agent Orange. Now, they want to form the world’s largest supplier of seeds and pesticides.

OECD Warns Fed, BOJ, ECB of Asset Bubbles, “Risks to Financial Stability,” Pinpoints US Stocks & Real Estate; But the Fed is steadfastly blind to bubbles & their consequences.

Most Small Businesses Are Barely Saving Any Money, New Study Shows: According to the Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council, they account for roughly 50 percent of gross domestic product and more than 50 percent of new job creation

Report highlights rising poverty: Among the troubling statistics in a new report released Tuesday was the rising concentration of poverty in city neighborhoods, and expanding number of census tracts where the poverty rate stood at 40 percent or higher....

Charlotte, N.C. in state of emergency after second night of violence: One person was on life support after being shot by a civilian late Wednesday as riot police used tear gas, rubber bullets and flash-bang grenades to try to disperse demonstrators who looted stores and threw rocks, bottles and fireworks.

Trump calls for nationwide 'stop-and-frisk' policy; “I would do stop-and-frisk. I think you have to. We did it in New York, it worked incredibly well and you have to be proactive and, you know, you really help people sort of change their mind automatically,”

Poll: Most US voters 'disgusted' with presidential race: Poll shows that many US voters will support a candidate in the presidential election because they dislike the other.

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Key Articles

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 .

 

  "Rebuilding America's Defenses"
Blueprint of the PNAC Plan for U.S. Global Hegemony


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