See Also: (Reuters) – Russia says U.S. tries to justify terrorism in Syria – Read More Here
Also: (Criticalppp) – Takfiri militants from Pakistan are fighting in Syria with an anti-Semitic cause – Read More Here
FLASHBACK – November 2012 – (TheUglyTruth) – Speaking in Zagreb, Croatia on Wednesday, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announced that Washington is reorganizing the front representing the so-called “rebels” in Syria. The shakeup, which includes the withdrawal of US support from the Syrian National Council, is evidently part of the preparations for a more direct US intervention once next Tuesday’s presidential election is over. Read the rest of this entry »
(RepPress) – You will see Eli Lake criticize what he calls “a small minority of people on the Internet” who are concerned about the negative influence neoconservatives have on U.S. foreign policy. His dismissive attitude is obnoxious considering how they’ve abused their power especially because of their actions leading up to 9/11. Read the rest of this entry »
(Vice) – We have put together this guide in an attempt to condense the facts gleaned from thousands of pages of reference books, biographies, religious texts, firsthand accounts, reports, and other information that have informed this issue. We could’ve included dozens of additional entries, but in our opinion the topics below are the most important for you to begin to understand the complexities of the conflict. Read the rest of this entry »
(Guardian) – Evidence proves that the graph trumpeted by AP as evidence of Iran’s nuclear weapons program is an obvious sham
An article published by Associated Press about Iran’s nuclear program has sparked controversy (screen shot of AP story) Photograph: AP
(updated below w/AP’s response)
It’s important to return to the story about AP’s nuclear Iran “exclusive” which I wrote about yesterday. Although it was intuitively obvious that the graph trumpeted by AP as scary and incriminating of Iran’s nuclear program was actually a farce, there is now new, overwhelming, very compelling scientific evidence that is the case. Read the rest of this entry »
(LandDestroyer) – In early summer, NATO had attempted to overwhelm Damascus and Aleppo with a torrent of psychological operations, communication disruptions, foreign terrorists crossing Syria’s borders, and a devastating assassination of top Syrian officials in the heart of Damascus. The idea was to cause panic, division, mass defections and fold the Syrian state when in reality, it was more than able to fight on. Syria called the bluff and here it still stands. Read the rest of this entry »
Why Israel Is Escalating the Assault on Gaza In November
(WashingtonBlog) – We noted yesterday that many speculate that the timing of the war in Gaza is because it is (1) after the U.S. elections and before the Israeli elections or (2) part of the run-up to a war with Iran.
(RealNews) – Larry Wilkerson: All US administrations have similar foreign policy, but the neo-con group around Bush/Cheney was more dangerous and many of the same characters are advising Romney Read the rest of this entry »
(KurtNimmo) – Once again emphasizing there is no fundamental difference between Obama and Romney when it comes to attacking Iran, the American Jewish Committee has published the answers to a questionnaire sent to the candidates.
(KurtNimmo) – CNN is making a big deal out of Romney’s “right leaning” supporters. The corporate media branch of the Pentagon’s psyops program thinks there’s a good chance these “severely conservative” voters may push Romney over the top and get him installed in the White House as preeminent teleprompter reader for the global elite. Read the rest of this entry »
(KurtNimmo) – During the vice presidential debate on Thursday, Ryan and Biden argued over sanctions imposed on Iran in response to its unsubstantiated nuclear weapons program.
“When Barack Obama was elected, [Iran] had enough fissile material – nuclear material to make one bomb,” Ryan said. “Now they have enough for five. They’re racing toward a nuclear weapon.” Read the rest of this entry »
(RefreshingNews) – At least 70 journalists and support staff were killed covering the news in the first half of this year in one of the bloodiest periods of recent times.
Fifteen were confirmed dead in Syria alone between January and June, according to the biannual Killing The Messenger survey of news media casualties carried out for INSI by Cardiff School of Journalism. Read the rest of this entry »
“War is a survival among us from savage times and affects now chiefly the boyish and unthinking element of the nation.” – Percival Lowell, American author and astronomer. Pluto was named after him.
(Excavator) – Put the “Arab Spring” in Syria on hold. If NATO has its way, winter is coming to Damascus, and the snow won’t be falling on Assad alone.
NATO’s campaign of terror against Syria is only beginning, and discerning Syrians know it. Syria is preparing for a long NATO winter. This is the time to bunker down and get spiritually prepared for the disappointments, stresses, and horrors of war. Read the rest of this entry »
(KurtNimmo) – On Friday, the Russian General Staff announced it will send warships from the Black Sea Fleet to the Syrian coast. The deployment will protect the Russian logistics base in Tartus, Syria. Read the rest of this entry »
(KurtNimmo) – The U.S. ambassador to Israel, Daniel Shaprio, told a closed conference in Tel Aviv that the United States has completed preparations for a military strike on Iran. His comments were recorded by a reporter and aired on Israel’s Channel 2 TV on Wednesday night. Read the rest of this entry »
(AdanSalazar) – In addition to our brothers, fathers, sons, and uncles being enlisted to fight endless, unnecessary wars, women are now the target of yet another vicious media campaign attempting to recruit them as the next potential martyrs in fighting the banker’s foreign wars. Read the rest of this entry »
Susan Rice seizes on horrific bombings to push NATO political agenda for regime change
(PaulWatson) – US Ambassador to the United Nations Susan Rice reacted to yesterday’s deadly bombings in Damascus by issuing a chilling and thinly veiled threat that NATO-backed terrorists would carry out more attacks unless President Bashar al-Assad stepped down. Read the rest of this entry »
(AJC) – The establishment media has once again turned over its entire news coverage of today’s bombing in Damascus to dubious Twitter users in order to spin wild conspiracy theories as a cover for the fact that NATO-backed terrorists are behind the attacks. Read the rest of this entry »
(NewAmerican) – President Obama addressed the nation from Afghanistan May 1, claiming victory over al Qaeda and touting a new agreement with Afghan President Hamid Karzai keeping U.S. troops in combat in the nation for at least two more years. The executive agreement also includes a decade-long commitment of U.S. troops and foreign aid to the nation. Read the rest of this entry »
(DebkaFile) – Tuesday night, April 10, after Damascus skipped the truce laid down in the UN-Arab envoy Kofi Annan’s plan and escalated its attacks on the Syrian population, a change of tone was detected in the Obama administration. Read the rest of this entry »
(KurtNimmo) – Invisible Children have released a sequel to Kony 2012. Alex Jones appears in the video and is described as a critic of the propaganda effort.
Jones’ appearance is brief – around two seconds – but long enough for him to say the video is “pro-war activism.” He makes the comment 33 seconds into the 20 minute video. Read the rest of this entry »
(Fair) – This week on CounterSpin: What can we make of a media that seems to thrive on war? Just this week a New York Times news report lamented that the Obama administration was not doing a better job of selling the war in Afghanistan. The Washington Post featured an editorial and a column last week voicing the same regrets. Never mind Afghanistan seems to have little to do with U.S. security or that polls show that majorities of Americans have been sour on the war for years. Read the rest of this entry »
See Also: (WashPost) – U.S. soldier detained after opening fire on Afghans – Read More Here
(YNet) – Israel will only strike Iranian nuclear facilities in September or after the United States presidential elections in November, a White House official told the British Sunday Times newspaper after a meeting between Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US President Barack Obama last week. Read the rest of this entry »
NATO powers arm Al-Qaeda in pursuit of regime change
(PaulWatson) – NATO member Turkey is arming Al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups as part of the international community’s efforts to help Syrian rebels overthrow President Bashar al-Assad, with a possible military invasion set for March, almost exactly a year after a virtually identical assault on Libya that was also achieved with the aid of Al-Qaeda terrorists.
(ARSONomics) – What does the turmoil in the middle east and terrorism have in common? Both are being caused and propagated by Elites to further their own FINANCIAL and POLITICAL interests. Whether Obama, Bush, or Clinton, they are ALL working together. Is this what constitutes “American Interests” in the middle east: pipelines? Read the rest of this entry »
(BeforeItsNews) – U.S. naval carrier group positioned closer to Iran – Read More Here
(ThisWeek) – Are jihadists hijacking Syria’s uprising? – Read More Here
(Salon) – Israelis prepare for war with Iran
Even ex-Mossad chief who opposes an attack on Iran seems to have given up Read More Here
(CaseyResearch) – Is a US-Iran War Inevitable?
Interviewed by Louis James – US-Iranian saber-rattling or impending shoot-out? In his usual, candid manner, contrarian investor Doug Casey talks about why he believes it’s serious this time… why the US is the greatest threat to peace today… why Iran might move towards a gold standard… and what smart investors should do. Read More Here
(PressTV) – Japan warns Israel against attacking Iran
Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda has warned Israel against the ramifications of launching a military strike on Iran over Tehran’s nuclear program.
Noda told visiting Israeli Defense Minister Ehud Barak in a meeting that an attack on Iran would be ”extremely dangerous” and would ”escalate” the situation in the region. Read More Here
(MailOnline) – BBC spent £350,000 on legal battle to keep its ‘biased’ Middle East coverage secret
Report examined corporation’s coverage of Israeli-Palestinian conflict Read More Here
(HoustonPress) – Blood Money
More than 200 soldiers are suing KBR for knowingly exposing them to toxic chemicals in Iraq, whose effects started with nose bleeds and could end with cancer. KBR says that didn’t happen. But even if it did, the company isn’t responsible. Read More Here
(ReutersHuffPost) – China sends envoy to Damascus
China disapproves of armed intervention or regime change in Syria, a minister said on Thursday before leaving on the first official trip to Syria since Beijing blocked a U.N. resolution calling for President Bashar al-Assad to step down. Read More Here
(Yahoo) – Video: Island Paradise Shattered By Violent Coup – View Here
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(RussiaToday) – War is over but Pentagon wants billions for Iraq
President Obama has unveiled the 2013 Department of Defense’s new budget which is around $614 billion. Among the slightly decreased budget, $3 billion are set aside for operation “Post-New Dawn” for the war in Iraq that has been declared as over. Many critics speculate the need to spend more money on an already unsuccessful war in Iraq and no reports have surfaced to determine how the funds will be used. Douglas MacGregor, a retired Colonel for the US Army, joins us to discuss the possible ways the money will be spent. Read the rest of this entry »
(RussiaToday) – America’s approach to tackling the flow of illegal drugs from Afghanistan is misguided. This criticism from Russia’s anti-drugs chief who believes a complete eradication of poppy fields is the only solution – a position not currently shared by the U.S. However, this reluctance now has some asking if the deadly business is proving simply too lucrative to destroy. Read the rest of this entry »
President prepared to use war as re-election campaign tool
(PaulWatson) – Barack Obama has told America’s allies that the United States will attack Iran before fall 2012 unless Tehran halts its nuclear program, a time frame that suggests Obama is willing to use war as a re-election campaign tool to rally the population around his leadership. Read the rest of this entry »
(BoilingFrogsPost) – Last Tuesday, following his visit to ground zero, Obama’s New Defense Secretary Leon Panetta warned the public of upcoming 9/11-like terrorist attacks. After a decade of war with Al Qaeda, the potential for another devastating terrorist assault “remains very real,” Panetta said, and added that the nature of the terrorist threat has evolved to the point that Al Qaeda “nodes” outside Afghanistan and Pakistan are now the most dangerous, before delivering the most significant part of his fear mongering propaganda-speech: “Yemen has risen to the top of the list.” Read the rest of this entry »
(RawStory) – During an interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Tuesday, former Vice President Dick Cheney defended the all decisions made during the Bush administration, refusing to say he made any mistakes at all.
“I pointed out to the former vice president that everyone makes mistakes, and there’s nothing wrong with admitting mistakes. We are, after all, only human. No one is perfect,” Blitzer wrote in a blog post.
(Examiner) – Among actions in the Bush/Obama ‘War of Terror’ since Barack Obama ( Barry Soetoro) took office, aside from authorizing CIA and military black op targeted killings of American civilians and civilians in other countries, persons called Targeted Individuals, and authorizing the Gulf of Mexico based genocide and ecocide operation including gassing millions of Americans, he has authorized a long list of other lesser known actions to catapult New World Order fascism. The Florida human rights organization, St. Pete for Peace has released a fact sheet of these actions by Obama/Soetoro, a call to consciousness. Read More Here