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Russia accuses west of arming Mali “Al-Qaeda” rebels

Al Qaeda Mali

Define irony? Here is one, or rather two, tries. Back in the 1970s, it was none other than the US that armed the Taliban “freedom fighters” fighting against the USSR in the Soviet-Afghanistan war, only to see these same freedom fighters eventually and furiously turn against the same US that …

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Hungary throws out Monsanto and the IMF

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I don’t know about you, but I would label my personal knowledge of Hungary as wanting, if not painfully incomplete. It’s not an easy country to come to grips with, not least of all of course because Hungarian doesn’t look like any western language we know with the possible exception …

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‘Americans are the ones who created ISIS’ – Iranian General

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Thousands of rifle-wielding troops parade across the plaza in lockstep to songs played by a brass band marching in formation. Soldiers salute generals from the open hatches of tanks — and, in one case, from what appears to be a manned torpedo — as an arsenal of military hardware is …

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American police more heavily armed than US troops

Police State Ferguson

Everyone from soldiers to civil rights lawyers are pointing out that American police forces are now more heavily armed than US soldiers were during the 2003 invasion of Iraq. So who does the Washington believe is the real enemy? Thanks to the controversial Department of Defense 1033 program, which began in 1997, American …

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Iran accuses U.S. of using weather weapons

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On Monday Iran accused the United States and the West of using technology to wage a “soft war” against the Islamic country. Iran is experiencing its worst drought in 40 years. “I am suspicious about the drought in the southern part of the country,” said the head of Iran’s cultural …

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CIA and FBI agents ‘advising’ Ukraine government

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Now that the situation in Ukraine has officially been upgraded to “war”, what really happens on the ground will remain largely wrapped by the fog of war on either side, with just one thing assured: a war it may be but more than anything it is a proxy war – one …

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Obama authorizes secret US support for Syrian rebels

US President Barack Obama has signed a secret order allowing the CIA and other American agencies to support rebels seeking to overthrow the Assad regime, a US government source told Reuters. Obama reportedly gave the order, known as an intelligence “finding”, earlier this year. The presidential finding also provides for …

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Truth behind 9/11 will annihilate Israel

A US Marine Corps veteran and author asserts that Israel masterminded the 9/11 attacks, saying if Americans were informed of this, they would exterminate the Zionist regime. “I have had long conversations over the past two weeks with contacts at the Army War College, at the Headquarters Marine Corps, and …

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Politicians Known for Liking to Gamble

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Gambling remains as one of the favourite pastimes for many around the world. People from all walks of life – right from the young to the old – tend to enjoy gambling. One of the reasons for such a varied age groups to enjoy gambling is the wide variety of …

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IMF forgives Ukraine’s debt to Russia

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On December 8, the IMF’s Chief Spokesman Gerry Rice sent a note saying: “The IMF’s Executive Board met today and agreed to change the current policy on non-toleration of arrears to official creditors. We will provide details on the scope and rationale for this policy change in the next day …

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Trump admin drone bombs Yemen, innocent civilians killed

Yemen drone bomb why did you kill my family

Undeterred by the disastrous commando raid on Yemen in the first days of his Administration, where plenty of civilians were killed but the target got away, President Donald Trump has escalated US military involvement in the tragic Yemen conflict to an unprecedented level. In fact as Foreign Policy reports, the US …

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Nobel Peace Prize President dropped 26,171 bombs last year

Nobel Peace Prize President Obama bombs

According to an analysis of Defense Department data from the Council on Foreign Relations, a non-partisan think tank, the majority of the bombs were dropped in Iraq and Syria. The U.S. leads an international coalition fighting the Islamic State group in both countries and has carried out air operations in …

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