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Whitewash - The 'Last Bastion Of Freedom' Is An Al-Qaeda Infested Town

Thu, 2018-12-06 21:13
This week the New Yorker published a long piece on Saraqib, a town in Idleb governorate in Syria. Syria’s Last Bastion of Freedom Amid the brutal civil war, a town fought off the regime and the fundamentalists—and dared to hold...
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Open Thread 2018-65

Thu, 2018-12-06 00:41
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<I>Reuters</I> Creates Fakenews About Iran - Intentionally Conflates Two Different Missiles - Misquotes Official

Tue, 2018-12-04 23:50
A just published Reuters piece claims: Iran wants to expand missile range despite U.S. opposition. bigger That claim is false and is based on a willful misrepresentation of the source Reuters cites. GENEVA (Reuters) - Iran wants to increase its...
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Syria - 'Activist' Posts Fake Picture - Fact Checkers Fall For It

Tue, 2018-12-04 16:38
The war on Syria brought up dozens of propagandist. Asaad Hanna is one of them. His screeds were published in the Guardian, TRT World, Time, AL-Monitor and elsewhere. He is introduces himself as "a Syrian civil society and human rights...
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The People Of France Reject Macron's Policies - How Long Can He Survive?

Tue, 2018-12-04 03:21
The current wave of protests in France, which started two weeks ago, is growing in impact and applied violence. On Saturday some 120,000 people took part in demonstrations around the country. The movement was initiated from the political right but...
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The MoA Week In Review - OT 2018-64

Sun, 2018-12-02 21:34
Last week's posts on Moon of Alabama: November 26 - Russia Blocks Ukrainian Navy From Militarizing The Sea of Azov - Updated November 27 - Ukraine - Poroshenko Launched Clash With Russia To Gain Dictatorial Powers - He Failed A...
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Fundraiser - Please Support The <I>Poor Poet</I>

Sun, 2018-12-02 00:26
(This post is pinned to the top. Scroll down for new content.) Dear reader, your support is essential to keep this site going. Moon of Alabama provides news and analysis which mainstream media cover late or not at all. This...
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What Poroshenko Gets Wrong - H.W. Bush And The Ukraine

Sun, 2018-12-02 00:24
Earlier this week Petro Poroshenko, the president of Ukraine, tried to provoke a war with Russia in attempt to stay in power by cancelling the upcoming elections. Today he attempts to curry favor in the U.S. with remarks about the...
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Seeing Social Decline As A National Security Threat May Change Conservative Policies

Sat, 2018-12-01 03:35
Micah Zenko, previously at the Council on Foreign Relations and now at Chatham House, is one of the sane analysts of U.S. security policies. His tweet was in response to the 2017 CDC report on mortality in the United States....
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