zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 02/27/2015 14:25
When it comes to the Ukraine proxy war, which started in earnest just about one year ago with the violent coup that overthrew then president Yanukovich and replaced him with a local pro-US oligarch, there has been no ambiguity who the key actors were: on the […]
zerohedge.com / by Daniel McAdams via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity / 02/26/2015 16:29
When a Russian bomber flew over international waters some 25 miles off the southwest tip of England last week, UK Defense Secretary Michael Fallon called Russia “a real and present danger.” The UK government scrambled jet fighters […]
thewealthwatchman.com / FEBRUARY 25, 2015
Calling a Spade a Spade
Several shield brothers in the past have asked me to write upon a crucial topic: establishing political sovereignty in a bankster world. For the last several weeks, I’ve answered that call by detailing Hungary’s heroic struggle to reassert itself, and by speaking to Russia […]
paulcraigroberts.org / Paul Craig Roberts / February 25, 2015
Ambassador Jack Matlock made an important speech at the National Press Club on February 11. Matlock served as US ambassador to the Soviet Union during 1987-91. In his speech he describes how President Reagan won the trust of the Soviet leadership in order to bring to […]
paulcraigroberts.org / by John V. Walsh / February 25, 2015
“We’re going in!” The Envoy’s voice had the sting of a cold wind cutting across the taiga. Ratta-Tatta-Tat. The plane out of Ramstein was pelted with a barrage of fire as it descended into Tuzla Air Base in Bosnia. Ratta-Tatta-Tat. One piece of shrapnel pierced […]
zerohedge.com / by Raul Ilargi Meijer via The Automatic Earth blog / 02/25/2015 09:42
Riddle me this, Batman. I don’t think I get it, and I definitely don’t get why nobody is asking any questions. The IMF and EU make a lot of noise – through the Eurogroup – about all the conditions Greece […]
boilingfrogspost.com / Christoph Germann / February 23, 2015
Uyghur Terrorists Making Headlines in Turkey- China-Indonesia, Victoria Nuland and USAID Go on South Caucasus Tour & More!
*The Great Game Round-Up brings you the latest newsworthy developments regarding Central Asia and the Caucasus region. We document the struggle for influence, power, hegemony and profits in […]
libertyblitzkrieg.com / Michael Krieger / Feb 23, 2015
In retrospect, Obama’s intervention in Libya was an abject failure, judged even by its own standards. Libya has not only failed to evolve into a democracy; it has devolved into a failed state. Violent deaths and other human rights abuses have increased severalfold. Rather than helping the […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 02/22/2015 16:41
With the Ukraine civil war – courtesy of the constant prodding of the US State Department – inching ever closer to an all out military confrontation with Russia, and further escalation in terms of western sanctions on the Kremlin, as well as even more acute countermeasures […]
thedailysheeple.com / By Brandon Turbeville, Activist Post / February 20th, 2015
The fragile ceasefire deal constructed by Russia, France, Germany, and the reluctant Ukrainian Fascist government appears to be holding itself together even after fighting in the contested city of Debaltseve continued days after the deadline for an end to active hostilities had passed.
kingworldnews.com / February 19, 2015
With the world still awaiting the outcomes in Greece and Ukraine, it appears that Putin’s brilliant tactics in Ukraine have confused the West and become a worry for NATO.
Here is a key portion from today’s note by Art Cashin: “Stocks went into a bit of a trance in […]
21stcenturywire.com / by Patrick Henningsen / FEBRUARY 17, 2015
What’s happened this week in Libya should come as no surprise to anyone who has been paying attention over the last four years.
Beginning with the new year, we predicted that Libya would be the next major ISIS theater, paving the way for an eventual […]
21stcenturywire.com / with Excerpt Authored by Stephen Lendman, Global Research / FEBRUARY 17, 2015
21st Century Wire says…
As 21WIRE reported yesterday, the circumstances surrounding the foiled coup attempt in Venezuela last week point to western intelligence agency involvement.
The real risk: that clandestine western intelligence agencies are, once again, working to undermine political foundations […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 02/13/2015 12:51
For the 4th time in February, NATO dispatched Typhoon jets to track a Russian Il-20 today over The Baltic Sea. However, as fighting rages in Ukraine – despite the apparent market excitement at a truce deal – today’s biggest news is NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg’s claims […]
21stcenturywire.com / FEBRUARY 12, 2015
As 21WIRE had already reported back in June 2013 and also in August 2014, the ISIS phenomenon has always been a marriage of convenience between the NATO-GCC Axis powers and thousands of hardened criminals released from prisons, and ‘into the wild’ of Syria’s uncivil war.
Based on past reports, […]
blog.milesfranklin.com / By Bill Holter / February 11th, 2015
As you know, I am in the camp that the West, led by the U.S. is and has been pushing for war. War to create more debt for the banks to skim from, and to retain/prolong the power of dollar hegemony. I also believe China is […]
goldcore.com / By GoldCore Research / February 11, 2015
It was reported yesterday that Egypt will join the Eurasian Economic Union, a free trade group modelled on the EU which is led by Russia. Clearly Russia is not as isolated as Western powers would wish.
With the leaders of two key NATO states initiating diplomacy […]
zerohedge.com / by Tyler Durden on 02/10/2015 17:10
With Russia allegedly moving its military presence deeper into NATO territory in Europe (with a Cyrpiot base), Bloomberg reports that in response to the regions’ growing strategic importance, the US plans to open naval base in Australia (risking further “inflamed tensions” with China) in the midst […]
thecommonsenseshow.com / by Dave Hodges / February 10, 2015
German leader, Angela Merkel is saying all the right things as she professes to be attempting to shore up western unity with regard to the crisis in Ukraine. However, Merkel is caught between a rock and a hard place. Germany receives a substantial portion of its […]