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


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Obey: The Routine Of Obedience

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

Authority & Expectations

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

"I Am An American Indian Patriot"

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

A Pantomime World

By Adam Curtis

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

The Power of Nightmares

By Adam Curtis

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

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

Miko Peled Debunks Jewish Myths

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

"Political Fraud"

Indoctrination By Propaganda Works

Lifting the Veil:
Obama and the Failure of Capitalist Democracy

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

Surviving Progress

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

Let Your Life Be a Friction to Stop the Machine

A brief and crucial history of the United States

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

Scene of the new HBO series The Newsroom.

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

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

The Power Principle

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

Managing Public Perception - Psywar

The real battlefield is your mind.

The Century of the Self

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

Why We Fight

What are the forces that shape and propel American militarism?

Norman Finkelstein: American Radical

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

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

The Secret Government: The Constitution in Crisis

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

Lives In The Balance : Jackson Browne

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

American Drug War - The Last White Hope

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

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

Documentary of radical resistance to global capitalism

The Israel Lobby

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

John Pilger: 'The War on Democracy'

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

Dick Cheney '94: Invading Baghdad Would Create Quagmire

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

Poison DUst

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

John Pilger: Truth Game

The worldwide propaganda surrounding the nuclear arms race is scrutinised.

The Road To Guantanamo

Three young British Muslims tell the story of how they came to be in US custody at 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.


























































































































































































































































































































































































































The Power of “Nyet”
By Dmitry Orlov

The corrosive psychological effect of “nyet” on the American hegemonic psyche cannot be underestimated. - Continue



Putin's Warning:

Putin urges journalists to report genuinely on the impending danger that is a nuclear arms race. - Continue



Russia, Syria, Ukraine and the New Cold War
By Stephen F. Cohen

Stephen Frand Cohen is an American scholar of Russian studies at Princeton University and New York University. - Continue



Trump and Those Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Russians
By Finian Cunningham
One suspects that Trump’s comments last week dismissing NATO are the real bone of contention. - Continue



Did Russian Intelligence Hack the DNC Servers?
By Peter Van Buren
The media is treating it as a fact based primarily on a single technical source employed by the Democratic National Committee. - Continue



The Real Secret of the South China Sea
By Pepe Escobar

And so we finally discover Rosebud — the ultimate South China Sea “secret”. - Continue



Erdogan Suspects US Sympathy for Coup
By John Chuckman
A new relationship between Turkey and Russia offers a lot of possibilities, none of them favorable from America’s point of view. - Continue



We Love to Talk of Terror
By Robert Fisk

How come a Muslim can be a terrorist in Europe but a mere ‘attacker’ in south-west Asia? - Continue



Don’t Mention Gladio...
By Catte

This sudden surge of “terror attacks”, whatever their origins, could finally bring the reality of a police state to large portions of Europe. - Continue



George Galloway The Truth Behind ISIS

"The words western Intervention and ISIS really ought to appear in the same sentence" - "The west are responsible for ISIS" . - Continue



Russia, Syria, Ukraine and the New Cold War
By Stephen F. Cohen

How a child is terrorized. - Continue



Syria's : 50 killed in ISIL attack in Qamishli: Death toll from two explosions feared to rise as ISIL claims attack targeting Kurdish area Qamishli.

Syria's : Air raids kill 42 civilians in Aleppo: More than 42 civilians are reported to have been killed and dozens more wounded in air strikes launched by the Syrian government in al-Atareb, a city in Aleppo province of the country's northwest.

Syrian govt forces take rebel-held territory near Damascus: SANA, activists: Syrian government forces and their allies seized territory from rebels outside Damascus, encroaching on a pocket of insurgent-held land east of the capital

Al Nusra Front officially splits from Al Qaida: Group hopes to evade a new cooperation pact between the US and Russia, aimed at annihilating Al Qaida. Abu Mohammad Al Golani, commander of Al Nusra Front, says new group will be named Jabhat Fateh Al Sham (Sham Liberation Front).

Cooperation with Russia in Syria would not be based on trust: U.S. general: The proposal, envisions ways in which Washington and Moscow would share intelligence to coordinate air strikes against the al Qaeda-affiliated Nusra Front and prohibit the Syrian air force from attacking moderate rebel groups.

Rebel group on the verge of total collapse in Aleppo: The commander of the 16th Division of the US-backed Free Syrian Army and his assistants resigned from their positions for “medical reasons”. This armed faction is the main force combatting the Syrian Army in the Bani Zaid and Khaldiyah districts of Aleppo City.

Airstrikes kill 31 IS militants in western Iraq: The international warplanes bombarded a convoy of five IS vehicles at a village in north of the town of Baghdadi, some 190 km northwest of the Iraqi capital of Baghdad, destroying the vehicles and killing 16 IS militants, the source told Xinhua

Iraq: Attacks kill at least 14: Militants unleashed a series of attacks Wednesday in and around Baghdad, killing at least 14 people, officials said. South of the Iraqi capital, a provincial council approved a decision allowing authorities to demolish homes of convicted militants and banish their families from the province.

Mortar attack south of Baghdad kills five children: A police source informed on Wednesday that five children were killed when mortar shells were targeted at a camp for displaced people south of Baghdad.

Eight Yemenis killed in bombing at qat market in Marib city: Eight Yemeni civilians were killed and 15 others injured on Wednesday in a bombing that struck a crowded qat market on the outskirts of Marib city.

Five Saudi border guards killed in clashes in south: Five Saudi border guards were killed on Monday in clashes with armed groups seeking to enter from Yemen, state television al-Ekhbariya reported, citing the Saudi interior ministry.

Turkey 'heartbroken' about US handing of extradition request: "The evidence is crystal clear. We know the terrorist cult responsible for vicious attacks against us and the Turkish people," Yildirim said in an interview with The Wall Street Journal.

CIA's clandestine meeting in Istanbul on coup night: As more evidence surfaces daily, it will be evident that the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) was playing a huge role behind the July 15 coup attempt in Turkey.

How Erdogan Pulled Off the Perfect Coup and Could Ruin Turkey: For one thing: Firing 60,000 soldiers and police with knowledge of weapons and tactics is just asking for more violence, and economic decline.

13 killed as Al-Shabab bombs target African Union troops in Somalia: At least 13 people were killed when two vehicles packed with explosives went off as they were driven towards a base for African Union troops in the Somali capital, according to officials and witnesses.

Panama Papers: Offshore Firm Helped Billionaires Plunder Africa: Mossack Fonseca, the offshore law firm at the heart of the Panama Papers leak, helped politicians, their families and businessmen rob Africa of billions of dollars, according to a new investigation.

Bangladesh: Nine killed in gun battle with police: Nine suspected gunmen were killed by police in an early-morning operation in Bangladesh’s capital city of Dhaka, according to police.

My Mother Was the Victim of a U.S. Drone: I am still waiting for an explanation for why my mother was killed. Since the day that a U.S. drone struck and killed my mother as she stood in our family’s fields, I have waited for an acknowledgement or apology from the U.S. government

Turkey thanks Putin for unconditional support over coup attempt: Turkey has expressed its satisfaction with the unconditional support Russian President Vladimir Putin lent to the Turkish government in the wake of the July 15 failed coup attempt and vowed to speedily improve bilateral ties with Moscow after an eight-month rift.

Turkey ready to resume pipeline project with Russia: Turkey's economy minister says the country is ready to resume work on building a gas pipeline from Russia, a project that was suspended amid tensions between the two countries.

Germany: ‘suitcase bomb’ fails to explode near government migrant office : Police are hunting two ‘Arab looking’ suspects who reportedly planted a ‘BOMB’ which failed to explode near a Government office for migrants and refugees in the German town Zirndorf in northern Bavaria, near the city of Nuremberg.

German man jailed for sexually abusing and murdering 2 refugee children: A German former security guard was handed a life sentence today for murdering two children, one of them a four-year-old Bosnian boy snatched from a crowded migrant registration centre last year.

Deutsche Bank profits plummet 98%, CEO warns of further cuts: Deutsche's share price fell by four percent on Wednesday after the announcement. Analysts’ predictions had varied from more than a billion euro loss to half a billion profit.

Italy Bank Crisis Looming With Rush to Rescue #3 Bank, Monte dei Paschi: The Financial Times warns today that the big Italian bank domino that observers have been watching most closely, Monte dei Paschi di Siena, will go critical this Friday if (more likely when) it fails the bank stress test.

France church attack: Priest killed by two 'IS soldiers': : Police later surrounded the church and French TV said shots were fired. Both hostage-takers are now dead.

Normandy church attack ‘symbolic’, attempt to ‘cultivate war between West & Islam’: The murder of a priest in a church in the Normandy region of northern France is very symbolic and is part of terrorists’ psychological warfare aimed at demonstrating nowhere is safe and creating a gap between Christians and Muslims,

Australia's Shame: It almost defies belief but right here in Australia there is a prison system that locks up 10 year olds and places children as young as thirteen in solitary confinement. "This is barbarism, this is inhumane, this is child abuse." Lawyer

'Abu Ghraib'-style images of children in detention in Australia trigger public inquiry: Australian prime minister says he is ‘deeply shocked and appalled’ by footage of teenager being hooded in a restraint chair and other apparent abuses

All remaining charges dropped over Freddie Gray death: Prosecutors in Baltimore drop remaining charges against police officers in the death of African American Freddie Gray.

IRS Launches Investigation Of Clinton Foundation: IRS Commissioner John Koskinen referred congressional charges of corrupt Clinton Foundation “pay-to-play” activities to his tax agency’s exempt operations office for investigation, The Daily Caller News Foundation has learned.

WATCH: Wasserman Booed Off Stage in Philly, Escorted Out by Security: Video - Debbie Wasserman Schultz complete appearance before Florida Democratic Party Delegation Breakfast in Philadelphia where she is booed and heckled by protesters.

Leaked DNC emails reveal the inner workings of the party’s finance operation: In the rush for big donations to pay for this week’s Democratic convention, a party staffer reached out to Tennessee donor Roy Cockrum in May with a special offer: the chance to attend a roundtable discussion with President Obama.

If Russian Intelligence Did Hack the DNC, the NSA Would Know, Snowden Says: It is vital to cast a skeptical eye over whatever evidence is presented to support the claim, made by Hillary Clinton’s aide Robby Mook, that this is all part of a Russian plot to sabotage the Democrats and help Donald Trump win the election.

'I don't want to use 4-letter words': Russian FM slams reporter over DNC leak claims

DNC sought to hide details of Clinton funding deal: Leaked emails show the Democratic National Committee scrambled this spring to conceal the details of a joint fundraising arrangement with Hillary Clinton that funneled money through state Democratic parties.

July 26, 2016



30 Seconds To Midnight
By Paul Craig Roberts
This extremely high risk has been created entirely by the Clinton, George W. Bush, and Obama regimes. - Continue



The New European Fascists
By Chris Hedges
The nationalist myth is appealing to most Poles, not only those humiliated and marginalized by neoliberalism. - Continue



The Sultan of (Emergency) Swing
By Pepe Escobar
"The Turkish military would not have moved without the green light from Washington." - Continue



Killing with Robots Increases Militarization of Police
By Marjorie Cohn
There is a slippery slope from police use of armed robots to domestic use of armed drones. - Continue



Leaked Democrat Emails Trigger Anti-Clinton Protests At DNC
By Dalia Hatuqa
Email leaks confirmed some suspicions that the party was biased against former presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. - Continue



Jill Stein BLASTED the DNC Over Leaked Emails
By Tom Cahill
Stein is urging Sanders to withdraw his endorsement of Hillary Clinton and explore collaboration with the Green Party. - Continue



How Do We Make America Strong Again? Start Telling the Truth
By Charles Hugh Smith
Those whose wealth and power is illegitimate fear the truth more than anything else. - Continue



The Futility of an Armed Revolt
There Will Be No Second American Revolution

By John W. Whitehead
America is a ticking time bomb. All that remains to be seen is who—or what—will set fire to the fuse. - Continue



ISIS beheads 23 young Iraqis in Mosul: Brigadier-General Abdul-Karim Sabawi said, “ISIS arrested 23 young men from Nimrod and al-Salamiya and beheaded them. The deceased were accused of collaboration with the security forces and providing them with important information about the outfit’s movement in Nimrod.”

Iraq: Suicide attack kills at least 21 near Baghdad: Hospital sources say death toll likely to rise after bomb goes off as cars wait to enter Khalis, north of capital.

Iraqi F16 kills 12 ISIS members including senior leaders in Qaim: “This morning, Iraqi F16 fighter jets targeted the headquarters of ISIS Wilayt Euphrates and a commercial headquarters in Qaim district, killing 12 ISIS members including four top leaders.”

Family including a child burned alive for trying to flee ISIS held territory: “This evening, ISIS burned a family of three (father, mother and a two-year-old girl) while they were trying to escape from the organization’s grip in Rashad village,” adding “The family was walking through Hamrin mountains

Air strikes, rebel fire kill 19 in Syria's Aleppo: Monitor: Air strikes and barrel bomb attacks killed 16 civilians in rebel-held parts of Aleppo province on Monday, with rebel rocket fire onto government areas killing three more, a monitor said.

Lavrov calls plans for regime change in Syria 'villainy': The calls for Syria’s regime change come from narrow-minded people, unless they are villains, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said on Monday in an interview for the website of the Imperial Orthodox Palestine Society (IOPS).

Saudi-led airstrikes kill 20 Houthi fighters in Yemen port city: The airstrikes targeted a convoy of three military vehicles carrying Houthi fighters deployed along the battle fronts.

Dozens of Saudi forces killed in Yemen's ballistic missile: Dozens of Saudi troops have reportedly been killed and injured in a retaliatory ballistic missile attack by Yemen against a military base in Saudi Arabia’s southwestern region of Jizan.

Three Turkish police killed in attack blamed on Kurdish militants: Explosives placed on a highway in Mardin province were detonated remotely as the convoy carrying police personnel passed at 1:20 pm (1020 GMT), they said. The officers were traveling in an armored vehicle.

Thousands of Turkey coup prisoners 'raped, starved and hogtied': Amnesty International says it has ‘credible evidence’ Turkish police are holding detainees, denying them food, water and medical treatment and in the worst cases some have been subjected to severe beatings and torture

Turks fear for detained soldiers as Erdogan launches fresh crackdown: Amid allegations of torture, relatives wait anxiously for news as Turkey’s justice system struggles to keep up with arrests

Erdogan Closes Private Schools, Charities and Unions: President Tayyip Erdogan tightened his grip on Turkey on Saturday, ordering the closure of thousands of private schools, charities and other institutions in his first decree since imposing a state of emergency after the failed military coup.

Turkey targets media in new crackdown after coup: Turkish authorities on Monday issued arrest warrants for over 40 journalists in a new phase of a controversial legal crackdown after the failed coup against President Recep Tayyip Erdogan that has alarmed the West.

Former NATO commander ‘behind failed coup against Erdogan’ – Turkish daily : The former commander of NATO forces in Afghanistan, retired US Army General John F. Campbell, was the mastermind behind the failed military coup in Turkey, the Yeni Safak daily has reported, citing sources close to investigation.

Turkey-US ties will suffer unless Gulen extradited, foreign minister says: Turkey’s Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu has said that the ties with the US could turn sour unless Washington extradites cleric Gulen, who, according to Ankara, is behind the failed coup.

41 bodies wash up on Libya beach: The bodies, found yesterday on the city's beach west of the capital Tripoli, were taken to the morgue for DNA testing before being buried, the official said. "We think that these are people who drowned five or six days ago," added the official who did not wish to be identified.

Rebel attack kills 3 people in Central Africa: At least three people were killed in an attack by militia in the troubled Bambari region of the Central African Republic, informed sources said Sunday.

Civilian Death Toll Reaches Record as Afghan Troops Fight Taliban: U.N.: The number of civilians killed or wounded in Afghanistan's battle with the Taliban reached a record high in the first half of this year - with children bearing the brunt of the conflict - the United Nations said Monday.

Russia considers status quo on Palestine unacceptable — Putin: Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Moscow considers the existing status quo on Palestine inadmissible and calls for relaunching the negotiation process.

Ukraine reports 6 soldiers killed in rebel east: The Donetsk People's Republic, one of two self-proclaimed separatist republics in the east, claimed Sunday that Ukrainian forces had shelled positions there more than 600 times in the past day, the Russian news agency Tass reported.

IOC rules Russia will not be banned from Rio 2016 Olympics : The ruling gives a glimmer of hope to Russian athletes who have not been tarnished by the recent doping scandal engulfing the country, although they will face a race against time to prove they are clean before the Games begin in Rio on August 5.

Germany blast: Ansbach explosion 'kills suspected bomber': The explosion happened shortly after 22:00 (20:00 GMT) in, or close to, a wine bar that was near the entrance to the music festival, German media reported.

German bombing: attacker pledged allegiance to Isis, says official : According to an initial translation of the Arabic-language video found on the suspect’s phone, the Ansbach attack was described as “revenge” against Germany.

Syrian refugee wielding machete kills 1, injures 2 in Reutlingen, Germany: The perpetrator apparently had no links to any terrorist organization, according to police. "Given the current evidence, there is no indication that this was a terrorist attack," police said in a statement, as quoted by Reuters.

Donald Trump says French and Germans to face 'extreme vetting' entering the US : Donald Trump has suggested terror attacks in France and Germany were their "own fault" and citizens of the countries could now be subject to "extreme vetting" entering the United States.

2 dead, up to 16 injured after shooting at Fort Myers Club Blu: Two people are dead, including a 14-year-old boy and a Lehigh Senior High School basketball star, and up to 16 are injured following a deadly shooting early Monday morning during a party at Club Blu in Fort Myers.

Bernie Sanders Must Disavow Hillary Clinton Endorsement: Rigged Election: DNC chief financial officer Brad Marshall suggested that staffers orchestrate a media campaign to paint Bernie Sanders (who is Jewish) as an atheist in order to turn religious voters in Kentucky and West Virginia against him:

Democrats Accuse Russia Of Hacking DNC Server To Help Donald Trump: Hillary's campaign manager, Robby Mook, appeared on CNN, suggested that Russians are behind the DNC hacking.

Bernie Sanders Calls for Debbie Wasserman Schultz to Resign in Wake of Email Leaks : “I told you long time ago that the DNC was not running a fair operation, that they were supporting Secretary Clinton,” Sanders told ABC News’ George Stephanopoulos Sunday on “This Week.” “So what I suggested to be true six months ago turned out to be true.”

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz will resign after convention: The move is the culmination of months of accusations that the chairwoman had put her thumb on the scales for presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton over Bernie Sanders, and less than two days after a hacker leaked emails lending credence to that theory.

Leaked Emails Show DNC Officials Planned Anti-Trump Protests: In multiple emails, DNC officials signed off and acknowledged the existence of two anti-Donald Trump protests in South Bend, IN and Billings, MT.

Leaked memo: Sanders team wanted use of private jet in exchange for backing Clinton: A leaked memo shows the Bernie Sanders campaign considered asking the Democratic National Convention for a private plane as part of his endorsement of Hillary Clinton to help “keep his movement energized.”

PHOTOS: DNC erects four-mile eight-foot tall fence around Philly convention site: To the Democratic National Committee elites, keeping average Americans away from their convention is a good idea, while protecting the southern border from intruding terrorists, rapists and murderers is a bad one.

July 23/24, 2016



Armageddon Approaches
By Paul Craig Roberts
Americans need to wake up to the dangerous situation that Washington has created - Continue



We May Be at a Greater Risk of Nuclear Catastrophe Than During the Cold War
By Conn Hallinan
It’s been 71 years since atomic bombs destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and humanity’s memory of those events has dimmed. - Continue



Kinetics Of Empire
By Paul Edwards
Imperial murder abroad necessitates commensurate racist homicide at home. - Continue



In Signal to U.S. Military
Hillary Clinton Picks Senator Tim Kaine as Running Mate

By Tom Hall
Clinton is making clear that she plans on running a right-wing, pro-war campaign targeted at winning over the military and sections of the Republican Party. - Continue



Donald Trump’s Convention Speech Rings Terrifying Historical Alarm Bells
By Jon Schwarz
Donald Trump’s speech will probably go down as one of the most frightening pieces of political rhetoric in U.S. history. - Continue



American Democracy Is a Shitshow
By Arun Gupta
This may be the most absurd election ever, but the real reckoning is yet to come. - Continue



Polarization and the Powder Keg
By James Petras
Corruption, deception and betrayal in high places are so rampant that mutual impunity has become the badge of collegiality. - Continue



Genocide in Iraq
By Ifekhar A. Khan
Is it a coincidence that only Muslim countries have witnessed a bloodbath in the last decade and half? - Continue



What is Wrong with Islam Today?
The notion of Ijtihad, the problem of Islamophobia and what Muslims need to own-up to. - Continue



Is The Bible Still Relevant Today
Richard Dawkins and other schollars disccuss the Bible. - Continue



At least 80 people killed in suicide blast at march in Afghanistan: The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for the attack on a protest march by Afghanistan’s ethnic Hazaras. The marchers were demanding that a major regional electric power line be routed through their impoverished home province. Most Hazaras are Shiite Muslims, while most Afghans are Sunni.

Drone Attack exposes US dirt and hypocrisy on human rights: The Obama administration, concerned only about minimizing the casualties of U.S. soldiers, have turned a flagrantly deaf ear to the heartrending loss of civilian rights to life in other countries affected by this technology.

Syria: Aleppo tunnel bomb 'kills 38 government troops': Dozens of pro-government troops were killed when rebels blew up a tunnel underneath a building in the Syrian city of Aleppo, reports say. The Thuwwar al-Sham rebel group posted a video online that appeared to show a building used by government troops being destroyed by a huge blast.

Russian serviceman killed by self-detonating bomb in Syria -TASS: The ministry said in a statement cited by TASS that the serviceman had been killed near Aleppo when a bomb exploded near a convoy, bringing food and water for local inhabitants, that was being escorted by the Russian military.

Fact or fiction? U.S. believes Russia purposefully bombed secret U.S. base in Syria to force Washington’s hand:The Wall Street Journal reports that Russia took the action against the base, that sometimes housed secret American and British forces, in order to pressure the White House to coordinate actions with Russia in the Syrian theater.

Clashes rock Syria's Manbij as Daesh ignores ultimatum: Deash militants clashed on Saturday with US-backed fighters in the Syrian town of Manbij, pursuing their fierce defence of the militant stronghold and ignoring a deadline to leave.

Iraq: Six killed, eight injured in Sharqat bombing: “An explosive device planted to the side of a road in Sharqat Island exploded at noon today, while families escaping ISIS control from the district were heading towards Baiji. Six civilians were killed and eight others were injured.”

U.S. “Vetted” And Armed Syria Terrorist Group That Beheaded Boy, Gave Them TOW Missiles: The group was considered one of the U.S. “vetted” organizations, a designation that was touted as a sure way to avoid arming “extremist” terrorists like ISIS or al-Qaeda.

France to send artillery to Iraq in fight against ISIL: French president announces plan to send artillery, but no ground troops, to combat ISIL in Iraq in August.

Turkey: Erdogan moves to shutter 2,340 institutions: In his first decree under new state of emergency laws, Erdogan moves to close schools and extend legal detention time

Did Russia save Erdogan?: Several Arab media outlets, including Rai Alyoum, quoted diplomatic sources in Ankara as saying that Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization, known locally as the MIT, received intel from its Russian counterpart that warned of an impending coup in the Muslim state.

Obama Rejects Claims U.S. Had Advance Knowledge of Turkey Coup: He said he spoke this week with Erdogan, who “needs to make sure that not just he but everybody in his government understand that those reports are false.”

20 killed, 40 injured as Tuareg rebels, pro- govt militia clash in Mali: A nurse at the main health centre in Kidal, one of the largest towns in northern Mali, said she had seen about 20 dead, both at the clinic and on the town’s streets.

Fourteen bodies found after 'execution' in Benghazi, Libya: Fourteen unidentified bodies with shot wounds to the head have been found in the eastern Libyan city of Benghazi, a hospital official said on Friday.

ISIL's gains in Libya: French special forces have reportedly been helping Libyan troops to battle ISIL fighters in Benghazi for two months. There is speculation that if a national government is not agreed upon soon, Italy may push a plan to split Libya into three mini-states.

Libyans Protest At French Special Forces Presence: The UN-backed government of Libya has dubbed the presence of French troops in the country a violation of national sovereignty, following France's admission they were preseence and that three had died near the eastern town of Benghazi

Munich shooting: 10 killed in shopping centre attack: A man suspected of carrying out a deadly shooting attack in the German city of Munich killed himself, and likely acted alone, police have said.

Munich gunman fixated on mass killing, had no Islamist ties: The 18-year-old, born and raised locally, opened fire near a busy shopping mall on Friday evening, triggering a lockdown in the Bavarian state capital.

Guided missile destroyer USS Ross enters Black Sea to ‘strengthen regional security’: A US guided missile destroyer, USS Ross, equipped with the Aegis advanced missile defense system has entered the Black Sea and is heading to the Ukrainian port city of Odessa to join the international maritime exercises Sea Breeze 2016.

Debunking Myths About The Crisis In Venezuela: Those up-to-date with the news know that almost every mainstream media outlet paints a gloomy picture of famine, insecurity and censorship. But, how bad is the situation really?

Video: Austin police body-slam black teacher, tell her blacks have ‘violent tendencies’: Video - A dashboard camera captured an Austin police officer violently arresting Breaion King, a black schoolteacher

Wikileaks hits DNC ahead of convention, competes with Kaine VP nomination: On Friday, Wikileaks dropped a bombshell cache of DNC emails. Among other things, the emails purport to show the party apparatus favoring Clinton's campaign over the insurgency of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders.

Leaked DNC Emails Confirm Democrats Rigged Primary, Reveal Extensive Media Collusion: There had been a plot designed to smear Bernie Sanders and to hand the Democratic nomination to Hillary on a silver platter. There has been repeated collusion between the DNC and the media

Tim Kaine Has a Troubling Record : Hillary Clinton’s VP pick has split with labor on the TPP, banking regulation, and even “right-to-work” laws.

Mike Pence on the “American Heartland” and the Holy Land: The Republican Party platform, posted last week, gives the American-Israeli relationship considerable space.

July 21/22, 2016


Australia, UK, US Complicit in Indonesian Massacres, International Judges Say
By Samantha Hawley
500,000 Indonesians killed in anti-communist purge at height of Cold War - Continue



Brzezinski’s Nightmares:
Russia, China & the Perspective of the Real War

By Umberto Pascali
The US shall make sure that the Arab Springs and civil wars will continue and escalate in order to get two birds with one stone. - Continue



President Assad: Aleppo Battle Last Card Played by Turks, Qataris & Saudis
By Editor
The United Nations is now an American arm, where they can use it the way they want. - Continue



Turkey The Purge Continues
Thousands of Judges Under Arrest

By Pierre Barbancey - Translated By Henry Crapo
It was Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s dream. - Continue



US Kills as Many Civilians as Nice Attack--but Get No Front-Page Headlines
Not notable enough, to put in a prominent position for US audiences. - Continue



In The US, Money Talks When It Comes To Israel
By Jonathan Cook
“We reject the false notion that Israel is an occupier. … Support for Israel is an expression of Americanism.”. - Continue



RNC War Party, DNC War Makers
By David Swanson
Trump is almost guaranteed to continue, escalate, and launch new wars, just like Clinton. Continue



Is the Saudi 9/11 Story Part Of The Deception?
By Paul Craig Roberts
The revelation that the 9/11 attack was financed by the Saudi government has the effect of bolstering the sagging official story. - Continue



Volatile America
By Robert C. Koehler
In a flash I thought, oh God, the civil war has started. - Continue



Cruz Gets Booed For NOT Endorsing Trump
The crowd chanted “endorse Trump” as Cruz went through his prepared remarks - Continue



Syrian Democratic Forces kill over 100 ISIS jihadis in fresh offensive: Backed by the US-led coalition forces, the SDF bombed ISIS positions in central Manbij, north of Aleppo.

US allegedly kill at least 73 civilians in northern Syria: US airstrikes on a Syrian village have killed at least 73 civilians, a majority of them women and children, activists say, in the deadliest coalition attack on non-combatants since the start of the bombing campaign against the Islamic State.

Nusra Front executes captive pro-Syrian government soldiers: A video distributed by the group showed at least 12 men who gave their names before kneeling down in a line and being shot simultaneously in the back of the head.

Syrian opposition asks US-led coalition to halt attacks on Isil after dozens of civilian deaths : The head of the opposition Syrian National Coalition called for a suspension of the US-led air campaign against Islamic State (Isil) in Syria while reports of dozens of civilian deaths from air strikes around the northern city of Manbij are investigated.

U.N. calls for 48 hour ceasefires to aid besieged Syrian zones: The United Nations called on Thursday for Syria's warring sides to observe 48-hour local truces to let aid reach eastern Aleppo and other besieged zones where civilians may be starving.

Daesh given 48 hours to leave Syria's Manbij: Syrian forces have given Daesh 48 hours to abandon the embattled northern city of Manbij near the Turkish border. The Manbij Military Council, issued the ultimatum on Thursday in an effort to “protect civilian lives” in Manbij.

Iraq: 20 ISIS operators plotting external attacks killed: "Today we reviewed and agreed on the next plays in our campaign, which of course we won't discuss publicly yet. But let me be clear: they culminate in the collapse of ISIL's control over the cities of Mosul and Raqqa," he said.

Al-Salam Brigades: We are thirsty for Americans’ blood: Al-Salam Brigades, the revitalized form of Muqtada al-Sadr’s Mahdi Army, announced on Wednesday its insistence on targeting American troops that Washington plans to send to Iraq and said that its members ‘are thirsty for the blood of Americans’.

Iraq War Families smash crowdfund target to put Tony Blair on trial : The online fundraiser hit its first target of £50,000 (US$66,000) within a day of launching on Tuesday, and it is now rapidly approaching its secondary target of £150,000.

Turkey to suspend European human rights convention following failed coup: Under the emergency measure, the Turkish president and his ministers are allowed to bypass the parliament in passing new laws.

Global alarm grows as 50,000 hit by Turkey purge: Turkey faced fresh accusations it was flouting the rule of law with its purge of 50,000 people after an attempted coup, as the president gathered security chiefs Wednesday for the first time since the putsch.

Erdogan Warned of Incoming Coup by Russian Alert: Arab media outlets quoted diplomats in Ankara as disclosing that Turkey's President Erdogan was alerted by Russia against an imminent army coup hours before it was initiated on Friday

Chill in US-Turkish Relations May Signal Ankara's Shift Toward Moscow: Signs of tensions growing between the US and Turkey continue to emerge, prompting some to question whether Ankara has reviewed its geopolitical priorities and made a shift from Washington toward Moscow.

Palestinians buried after Jerusalem killings: Muhyee Sidqi al-Tibakhi, 12, died after he was shot in the chest and head on Tuesday, the Palestinian health ministry told media.

U.S. warns of potential imminent threat to citizens in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia: The U.S. Embassy in Saudi Arabia said on Thursday it had received reports of a "potential, imminent threat" against U.S. citizens in areas of the city of Jeddah frequented by Westerners.

Iran forfeiture order benefiting Sept. 11 victims' families reversed on appeal: A record terrorism-related forfeiture order benefiting families of some Sept. 11 victims and others was reversed on appeal Wednesday, leaving in doubt what will happen to a $1 billion Manhattan office building at the center of the legal case.

French government acknowledges 'secret war' in Libya as three soldiers killed fighting Isil militants: France had previously admitted that its warplanes were carrying out reconnaissance flights over the restive north African country, where Islamic State jihadists have a foothold

Libya unity government denounces French military involvement: The acknowledgment was also an embarrassment for France because it exposed that the French forces are in eastern Libya, fighting alongside Brig. Gen. Khalifa Hifter — a bitter opponent of the Tripoli-based U.N.-backed unity government.

At Least 50 Daesh, Taliban Militants Killed in Eastern Afghanistan: Afghan military and security forces have killed 50 militants from the Taliban Islamist movement and Daesh terrorist group in the country's eastern province of Nangarhar, local media reported Thursday.

Taliban militants overrun district in Afghanistan’s Kunduz province: The Taliban have reportedly overrun a strategic Afghan district bordering with Tajikistan overnight Thursday, after four days of fighting.

US Justice Department aims to seize one billion dollars in Malaysian assets: The US Justice Department has filed lawsuits against a state fund in Malaysia over alleged money laundering. The scandal has embroiled a number of high-profile government officials both inside and outside Malaysia.

US Navy to return to New Zealand after 30-year rift over nukes: The Navy will make a port call in New Zealand for the first time since 1985, when the South Pacific nation banned visits by ships carrying nuclear weapons.

Refugee boat found with 22 dead bodies off Libya coast: The bodies of 21 women and one man have been found "in a pool of fuel" at the bottom of a rubber dinghy adrift near the Libyan coast, just hours after they had set sail for Italy, according to the humanitarian group Doctors Without Borders (MSF).

Moscow to consider Germany's change of policy in viewing Russia as factor of instability: "Assessing and analyzing this document, we leave it on the authors’ conscience," Zakharova said. "It has nothing in common with true values and goals of the Russian foreign and security policies."

Trump says US may abandon automatic protections for Nato countries: Members of Nato have all signed a treaty that says they will come to the aid of any member that is attacked.

Transcript: Donald Trump on NATO, Turkey’s Coup Attempt and the World: How are we going to lecture when people are shooting our policemen in cold blood. How are we going to lecture when you see the riots and the horror going on in our own country.

Russia Calls Rio Olympics Ban Ruling 'a Crime Against Sport': The decision by the CAS increases the possibility that the International Olympic Committee, or IOC, will now exclude Russia from all sports, not just track and field, in Rio de Janeiro.

UK could lose permanent seat on UN Security Council: In the memo, seen by Reuters, UN officials questioned whether Britain is worthy of being a veto-power on the council after we recently withdrew police officers from a peacekeeping mission in conflict-stricken South Sudan without consulting the international body.

Climate change department closed by Theresa May in 'plain stupid' and 'deeply worrying' move: On Monday, Government advisers had warned of the need to take urgent action to prepare the UK for floods, droughts, heatwaves and food shortages caused by climate change.

Sign this petition: Parliament should hold Tony Blair to account for the war in Iraq Parliament should now agree a process by which it can hold the former Prime Minister to account.

In Spite of Public Opposition, France Passes Regressive Labor Reform: Organized labor and student groups have long contended that the law will only serve to lower the French standard of living, one of the highest in the world.

Brazil arrests 'amateur' group accused of Olympics terror plot: Brazil arrested 10 people on Thursday suspected of belonging to a poorly organized group supporting Islamic State (IS) and discussing acts of terrorism during next month's Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

“Guantánamo Diary” Author Cleared for Release After 14-Year Imprisonment: Slahi was arrested in his native Mauritania in 2001, and was held and tortured in secret prisons in Afghanistan and Jordan before being secreted to Guantánamo. He has been imprisoned for over 14 years without being charged with a crime.

Federal Debt Tops $19,400,000,000,000: The federal debt moved above $19,400,000,000,000 for the first time as of the close of business on Tuesday, according to the data released today by the U.S. Treasury.

US Credit Conditions Drop to Worst Level since Q3 2009, Markets Soar : Companies are buckling under their load of debts in an environment of slack demand and declining sales. The Standard & Poor’s default rate has been rising relentlessly, and in June, hit 4.3%, the highest rate since the Financial Crisis.

Flight Attendant Tells Muslim Man ‘I’ll Be Watching You,’ Then Kicks Him Off The Plane: A Muslim man was kicked off an American Airlines plane after a flight attendant announced to other passengers his name and seat number, warning him “I’ll be watching you.”

Police Shoot Unarmed Therapist, Pleading For His Life While Helping Patient: Video - “And I’m saying, ‘Sir, why did you shoot me?’ and his words to me were, ‘I don’t know,’” Kinsey said.

RNC Protesters "Wall Off Trump" and Confront Police Violence: On Wednesday, hundreds of immigrants' rights protesters from across the US erected a wall with several fence- and wall-like banners that stretched for several blocks outside the Quicken Loans Arena, where the RNC is taking place.

FBI visits homes of Cleveland activists amid Republican National Convention protests : The Ohio chapter of the National Lawyers Guild told the Los Angeles Times that this is only the latest in the FBI’s series of raids meant to intimidate protesters since the beginning of the summer.

How Much Is Donald Trump Worth? An Examination Of The Evidence: Trump says one thing, records say another

Cheney says he will support Trump: The announcement makes Cheney one of the few Republican Party elders to announce their support of Trump and comes a day after House Speaker Paul Ryan told CNN he is "just not ready" to back Trump.

Filmmaker Michael Moore: 'Sorry,' but Trump likely to win: "People are in denial of this, but the chance of winning is really, really good."

Possible Hillary Clinton Pick for Vice President, Goes to Bat for Banks: Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, considered a leading contender for the Democratic vice presidential nomination, has spent this week signaling to the financial industry that he’ll go to bat for them.


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Zionism's Jewish Enemy


Alan Hart Interviews Professor Ilan Pappe, Israel’

US Protection Racket Root of Korea Conflict

By Finian Cunningham

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

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

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

America's War for Global Domination: by Michel Chossudovsky

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Will Iran Be Next?: by Mark Gaffney

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

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

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


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