An arrest warrant for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange will not be dropped, a British judge has ruled. His lawyers had argued it was no longer in the public interest to arrest him.
Nearly four months after its liberation from Islamic State, people from the Syrian city of Raqqa are slowly returning to what’s left of their homes. But many buildings in the city remain riddled with landmines and booby-traps. Locals say they’ve been left to take on
Republican lawmakers in the US are threatening to cut funding to the World Health Organization’s cancer research program. That’s after the International Agency for Research on Cancer said America’s most widely-used weed killer, made by Monsanto, is probably carcinogenic.
The healthcare system in Mosul is still far from adequate due to the “massive extent of devastation” inflicted, more than six months since the end of the battle for the city, UNICEF’s representative in Iraq told RT.
Russia’s defence ministry says rebel fighters have shot down a Russian jet in Syria’s Idlib province, and killed the pilot. Unverified footage of the incident has been posted online by the militants. See Also: (Russia Today) – Moment Russian pilot ejects after Su-25 jet downed
Washington uses the alleged Russian threat as a pretext for its nuclear build-up, while the real purpose behind the new hawkish nuclear strategy is to pump money into the military complex, the Russian ambassador to the US told RT.
A Libyan man who lost his whole family in a NATO air raid is planning to take his fight for justice to the European Court of Human Rights.
In north-western Iraq, locals are livid – after a US-led coalition air strike reportedly hit civilians and local police, instead of terrorists. The incident took place on Saturday. Reports suggest at least eight people were killed and 20 injured. Here’s what eyewitnesses had to say.
Days ago the US Secretary of Defense James Mattis updated and revised America’s global defense strategy. It is a dark vision of the world and calls for massive defense spending. What he calls a defense strategy critics say is a blue-print for wars without end.
Max and Stacy discuss the ‘highly inappropriate pay packets’ for the bosses at a 200-year-old infrastructure company that went down in flames following a very dubious public investment model. Max also interviews Arry Yu, COO of StormToken.com, about the gamified micro-task market where people can
America’s National Security Agency has the power to identify people by the sound of their voice. They are thought to be using technology much more advanced than that of Apple or Amazon. That’s according to a report based on documents leaked by the agency’s former
‘If you decide to challenge America’s experiment in democracy – it’s going to be your worst day’, said the US Defence Secretary, as he unveiled America’s new Defence Strategy, which will now primarily focus on deterring Russia and China.
With the Islamic State and its many confederates defeated or facing defeat in Syria, what is next for this war-torn country? What justification exists for the U.S. to maintain military forces there? Does Washington want Syria partitioned? If so, then why?
The US will counter any “threat to America’s democracy experiment” in the world, if necessary with military force, the Pentagon chief threatened. Jim Mattis said Russia and China are potential adversaries for the US.
Sweden is set to release a modern version of a 1940s guide on how to cope with war, with the creators citing the threats of climate change and terrorist attacks, according to local media.
Twitter staff have been caught on camera revealing that the company has direct access to – and monetises – some of its users most private information. Hidden-camera conversations with Twitter engineers were conducted by the undercover journalism group ‘Project Veritas’ See Also: (Russia Today) –
Are the mainstream media intentionally gaslighting the public against President Donald Trump? The reverse appears to be equally true – Trump does and with style gaslight the media. What kind of body politic is this creating? Has the US become a collection of hysterical drama
Hundreds of women and children held an armed rally in Sanaa on Saturday decrying the ongoing Saudi-led bombing campaign. Yemeni women called on their countrymen to ‘not surrender’ and ‘give up’ in a country ravaged by Saudi-led airstrikes since 2015 and suffering a blockade orchestrated
The U.S. has revealed that countering Iran is part of its ongoing operations in Syria after the fall of Islamic State and among the key reasons a military presence will remain there. The announcement was made during a Senate hearing on Thursday.
A cursory glance of the media environment could easily give you the impression that the vast majority of journalists studied psychology at university. So many are convinced Donald Trump is not mentally fit to be president. Are the same journalists suffering from Trump derangement syndrome?
The NSA has been steadily shedding staff ever since the agency introduced draconian internal rules to stop potential new Snowden-inspired whistleblowers, former NSA technical director William Binney told RT.
An Italian journalist is raising awareness of the Yemeni people’s suffering showing their daily life and traditions – that continue despite the horrors of war.
Wikileaks has published an e-mail apparently showing that the New York Times was providing the State Department – and Hillary Clinton – with advanced warnings about potentially damaging stories.
Yezidi fighters reportedly kidnapped and executed 52 civilians from two Iraqi tribes back in June 2017. The Yezidis are an ethno-religious group in the country, which abide by their own moral code.
President Donald Trump’s 2017 National Security Strategy report tells us how he sees the world, or rather how the Washington foreign policy elites do. For a candidate who ran on a message of change the report is unremarkable in its defense of status quo policies
The Russian Foreign Minister has had a frank exchange with his American counterpart over Washington’s approach towards North Korea. Sergey Lavrov spoke to Rex Tillerson on the phone, with the details being released by the Russian Foreign Ministry.
Lost in the mists of time: 1,000s of papers on sensitive episodes in UK history vanish from archives
A massive trove of government papers detailing some dark episodes of British history, including the Falklands War and the notorious Northern Irish Troubles, have vanished from the National Archives.
United Steelworkers president Leo Gerard and former president of Communications Workers of America (CWA) Larry Cohen speak to “News with Ed” about the decline of organized labor, the impact of changing trade policy and tax reform, and the likely effects of Donald Trump’s presidency on
A Saudi coalition airstrike has hit a busy market in Yemen, killing at least 40 people. The U.S. is actively supporting the Saudi bombing campaign, providing weaponry, military intelligence and aviation fuel Just to warn you, – the following video contains disturbing images.
The Twitter account of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has now re-appeared, after mysteriously disappearing on Monday morning. The whistleblowing site has also confirmed that Assange is safe and well, despite some Twitter “oddities.”
It’s more than five months since Iraq’s second-largest city was liberated from ISIL. But there’s precious little for the people of Mosul to return to.
A new app developed by NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden promises to harness the surveillance power of your smartphone and turn it into a tiny security system to physically guard your data.
In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss stores of value and bitcoin investors seeking hypnotherapy to gain access to old, forgotten but now valuable wallets. In the second half, Max interviews entrepreneur Jeff Berk to discuss the luxury handbag market?! Why
The U.S. goverment has decided to slash its contribution to the United Nations budget, for the coming year. Ambassador Nikki Haley gave a statement, explaining the move.
Facebook’s fight against fake news – has resulted in a boomerang effect. The site’s been trying to ‘red flag’ articles that contain false information. But forbidden fruit tastes the sweetest… as Jacqueline Vouga explains.
The Saudi-led coalition says it has shot down a ballistic missile targeting the Royal Palace in the capital, Riyadh.
What was Russiagate is now quickly becoming FBI-gate. Who will investigate the investigators? Also, does the US have a real North Korea policy? And, the end of net neutrality and the start of Internet apartheid.
Russian President Vladimir Putin holds his annual end-of-year press conference, where he discusses a range of domestic and foreign policy issues. See Also: (Russia Today) – US has de-facto left missile treaty, Russia is not going to – Putin The US has, in fact, already
Trust in the mainstream media is at an all-time low. But no one should be surprised and the media has itself to blame. This sad state of affairs is a self-inflicted wound and actually a conscious business model. The media no longer has an interest
Russian & Chinese law enforcement armed forces conducted a series of joint tactical training drills in the Chinese city of Yinchuan on Tuesday. The drills, named ‘Cooperation-2017,’ saw the participation of the Special Forces units of the Russian National Guard and the People’s Armed Police
President Trump has unveiled to Congress how many US troops are stationed abroad, only the biannual White House report ommitted some key figures: in the paragraphs talking about Afghanistan, Iraq and Syria – not a single number was given. Troop numbers were disclosed, though, for
If you trust the mainstream media, then you are in the minority. Sadly, a great deal of media today is not designed to inform, but rather confirm political biases. This approach to the news is not only polarizing, but also lowering journalistic standards. Is this
The UK government has suspended a foreign aid project in Syria amid allegations that funds are being pocketed by extremists groups. It is yet another report of British taxpayers’ money reaching the wrong hands.
In this episode of Going Underground, we speak to the legendary journalist John Pilger looking back at decades documenting human rights abuse, wars and corruption.
Israeli warplanes have reportedly conducted a number of air strikes on a Syrian military target near Damascus. That’s according to Israeli and Arab media. Several missiles were reportedly fired at a site in the countryside south of the capital with some intercepted by Syrian Air
North Korea has fired a ballistic missile, which splashed down in the Sea of Japan, according to the South Korean, Japanese and US militaries. The Pentagon says an initial assessment indicates it was an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM).
The US intelligence community has struck a deal with Amazon, for the company to provide data storage. The online giant’s developed a special project tailored exactly to the government’s needs.
The Department of Justice ordered RT to register as a foreign agent, yet refuses to cite what laws were broken. Furthermore, the government has none nothing to demonstrate how RT journalists are taking orders from the Kremlin, which is what’s required by FARA.
Turkey is pulling its troops out of a NATO exercise after President Erdogan says he was branded an enemy in the alliance’s internal messaging network. Norway’s defence minister has already apologised for the gaffe – which further worsened relations between Ankara and NATO.
In this episode of the Keiser Report Max and Stacy ask whether or not Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who is currently under Ritz arrest, would have been better off had he owned bitcoin instead of Twitter and Fox. In the second half Max continues his
11 princes, 4 ministers and many ex-ministers were detained by the Saudi anti-corruption body. The US president’s expressed his approval for the controversial move – despite the fact one of his former business partners was reportedly among those detained. Independent geopolitical analyst Pepe Escobar joins
At least 26 people have been killed in an air strike by the Saudi-led coalition in northern Yemen. Video contains disturbing images.
The U.S. Senate has been debating post 9/11 laws, which allow the president to order military action overseas, anytime, anywhere, in order to fight terrorists. But senators have grown concerned it allows the commander in chief to deploy troops without the knowledge of Congress.
Max and Stacy discuss the political operatives going on safari to ‘study’ the voter in flyover America, only to draw conclusions confirming their own profitable positions. Max interviews author and banker, Chris Whalen, about the state of the US financial system and Trump’s (allegedly) booming
October 20th, 2017 – Aerial footage oif war-torn Raqqa
Syria’s Foreign Minister has demanded the dissolution of the US-led coalition in his country. He claims the operation is nothing but a cover-up for Syria’s destruction. RT’s Jacqueline Vouga has more. See Also: (RussiaToday) – Deadly Conflicts: More than 260 000 Afghan civilians lost homes
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In this episode of the Keiser Report from Aspen, Colorado, Max and Stacy take a look at the trillion-dollar mystery of muted inflation. While central banks are stumped, the Keiser Report suggests that the insanely concentrated wealth and flushing euros down the toilet could have
September 29th, 2017 – Russian News
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Podesta emails reveal that Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg wanted Hillary Clinton to win “badly”, provided research to her in March 2015 and met privately with her on multiple occasions.
It appears that in its eagerness to accuse Russian hackers of meddling in the US presidential election, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) wrongly claimed California’s election systems had been breached.
Syria’s ambassador to the UN has accused the US of trying to claim credit for the operation to retake the city of Deir ez-Zor from ISIS.
North Korea’s FM says Donald Trump has declared war on Pyongyang and warned of counter-measures. This comes after the US president’s inflammatory comments about the North Korean leader on Twitter. An expert on the region Simone Chun believes that a peace initiative proposed by China
In this episode of the Keiser Report, Max and Stacy discuss the China Effect on oil and bitcoin markets. In the second half, Max interviews Chris Blasi of the PMC Ounce. They debate whether or not bitcoin is the new gold. Chris argues only gold
In the first episode of The World According to Jesse, Governor Jesse Ventura addresses government hypocrisy. He and co-host Brigida Santos break down 81 cases of American electoral misconduct in 45 countries, not including regime change efforts. Plus, host of RT America’s News with Ed
September 22nd, 2017 – Russian News