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The Rohingya Of Myanmar - Pawns In An Anglo-Chinese Proxy War Fought By Saudi Jihadists

Tue, 2017-09-05 02:08
Media attention is directed to some minor ethnic violence in Myanmar, the former Burma. The story in the "western" press is of Muslim Rohingya unfairly vilified, chased out and killed by Buddhist mobs and the army in the state of...
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The Peanut - North Korea Tests A New Nuke - Continues To Press For Negotiations

Sun, 2017-09-03 14:11
Earlier today North Korea published pictures of its leader Kim Jong Un admiring a thermonuclear device or H-bomb. Hours later it tested such a bomb in an underground explosion. The North Korean news agency announced: Pyongyang, September 3 (KCNA) --...
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No "Russian Hacking" In Durham Election - NY Times Report Belies Its Headline

Sat, 2017-09-02 10:26
The last piece pointed out that the NYT headline "U.N. Peacekeepers in Lebanon Get Stronger Inspection Powers for Hezbollah Arms" was 100% fake news. The UNIFIL U.N. peacekeepers in Lebanon were not getting any stronger inspection powers. The relevant UN...
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Nikki Haley Fails In Amateurish Attempt To Change UNIFIL Mandate

Thu, 2017-08-31 18:59
For today's dose of fakenews we trustfully direct you to this New York Times item: U.N. Peacekeepers in Lebanon Get Stronger Inspection Powers for Hezbollah Arms The headline is 100% wrong. The U.N. troops in Lebanon (UNIFIL) did not get...
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After Making Ceasefire Deal With ISIS U.S. Condemns Lebanon For Making Similar One

Wed, 2017-08-30 20:55
Last week the Lebanese Army and Hizbullah defeated ISIS in the Lebanese-Syrian border area of Qalamun. A ceasefire was announced and a deal was made. Lebanon received the bodies of its army fighters earlier captured and killed by ISIS. The...
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Houston - Bottling Companies Welcome Flooding

Wed, 2017-08-30 01:44
Some rain pours down on south Texas. Media panic ensues. Poor planing and building codes will take their toll. More severe and more deadly flooding though is happening in Nepal, Bangladesh and India. People in those countries are the most...
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Syria - Rebel Trained Children Perform "Chemical Attack" (Video)

Mon, 2017-08-28 09:24
Here is serious evidence that the so called "Syrian rebels" systematically trained children to play "chemical attack" victims. The evidence was found by Partisangirl who today tweeted: Partisangirl
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Syria Summary - Towards The End Of The Caliphate

Sun, 2017-08-27 20:03
This map from the last Syria summary shows the forming of two cauldrons north and north-west of Palmyra. ISIS forces there were enclosed by the Syrian army progressing eastwards on several axes. Map by Weekend Warrior - bigger Ten days...
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Open Thread 2017-33

Sat, 2017-08-26 23:09
News & views ...
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Countdown To War On Venezuela - Step II: Trump Imposes More Sanctions

Sat, 2017-08-26 01:21
A month ago we warned of the upcoming war on Venezuela. Such a war could blow up huge in many nations of the region. The U.S. trained and financed opposition has tried to create violent chaos in the streets but...
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