Posted in China Russia Taiwan U.A.E. Ukraine USA Yemen

Raytheon CEO: “I fully expect we’re going to see some benefit” from the tensions in Yemen, Ukraine, Taiwan

[The Motley Fool] Peter Arment — Analyst “Greg, maybe just switching over to defense, could you maybe just give us a little…

Posted in Belarus China Kazakhstan Russia USA

U.S. organizations fund opposition in Kazakhstan to help spark Color Revolution against pro-Russia and pro-China regime

[CovertAction Magazine] “On January 2nd, protests erupted in the city of Zhanaozen in western Kazakhstan that have since spread across…

Posted in Georgia Russia Ukraine USA

Amid Ukraine tensions, Gorbachev and Putin point out U.S. broke promise that NATO wouldn’t move “one inch eastward”

[Daily Mail, The Hill] “The ‘arrogant’ United States ‘built a new empire’ with NATO following the Cold War, former Soviet leader Mikhail…

Posted in China Russia Ukraine USA

New proof about authenticity of Hunter Biden emails exposes CIA/Media/BigTech disinformation and censorship

[Glenn Greenwald] “A severe escalation of the war on a free internet and free discourse has taken place over the last…

Posted in Israel Lebanon Russia Syria

After Russian warning, Israeli planes attack Syria again, using Lebanese airspace and endangering civilian flights; Lebanon complains to UN about event and repeated infringements on sovereignty

[Antiwar] “Overnight Thursday Israeli warplanes carried out attacks against the Syrian capital of Damascus and nearby Homs. As is so…

Posted in Chile Congo Guyana Indonesia Iran Italy Russia Ukraine USA

“Disconnected from reality”: Joe Biden calls out foreign interference, aimed at Russia, denying U.S. would do that

[NBC News] How would it be if the United States were viewed by the rest of the world as interfering…

Posted in Armenia Azerbaijan Bulgaria Cyprus Egypt EU Greece Iraq Israel Lebanon Libya Russia Syria Turkey

Turkey’s new drone base on occupied Northern Cyprus threat to Mediterranean region, lifting embargo and arming Cyprus urged

[Kathimerini, The National Interest] “Under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey has grown increasingly aggressive. Whereas Turkey once occupied only Cyprus,…

Posted in Afghanistan Kyrgyzstan Pakistan Russia Tajikistan USA Uzbekistan

US troop “withdrawal” from Afghanistan: CIA seeks to relocate bases in neighbouring countries, drone war will continue

[The New York Times] “The rapid U.S. military withdrawal from Afghanistan is creating intense pressure on the C.I.A. to find new ways…

Posted in China Russia USA

Prelude to a new arms race? Pentagon claims UFO sightings may be Chinese or Russian ‘hypersonic’ weapons, ahead of US technology

[Express] “The Pentagon is growing increasingly concerned that the spate of mysterious UFOs captured on video are in fact China and Russia experimenting with…

Posted in Belarus EU Russia Ukraine USA

US-funded Belarusian regime-change activist taken from diverted plane is linked to Ukrainian neo-Nazis, fought in Donbas

[The Grayzone] “A high-profile Belarusian regime-change activist whose detention on a forcibly grounded airplane caused an international scandal has […] extensive…

Posted in Georgia India Israel Russia Singapore South Korea Sri Lanka Syria Thailand Turkey

Israeli drone technology sold to Russia was pivotal for rescuing Assad in Syrian war

[Haaretz] “When Israeli-licensed military drones first took off from Syrian air force bases to stalk opponents of Bashar Assad’s regime,…

Posted in Afghanistan China Iran Russia UK USA

US intel admits claim Russia put bounties on American troops was fake news – what about China, Iran?

[The Daily Beast] “It was a blockbuster story about Russia’s return to the imperial “Great Game” in Afghanistan. The Kremlin had spread…

Posted in Afghanistan China Jordan Qatar Russia USA

Biden will withdraw 2,500 troops from Afghanistan but over 18,000 Pentagon contractors and special operatives to remain

[CovertAction Magazine] “On Wednesday April 14th, President Joe Biden announced that he would end the U.S.’s longest war and withdraw U.S….

Posted in Russia UK Ukraine

Ukraine-NATO joint military drills planned “to restore the state border and territorial integrity”

[The Hill] “Ukraine’s military announced Saturday that it will hold joint military drills with NATO troops later this year amid…

Posted in Bangladesh China India Laos Myanmar Pakistan Russia Thailand Vietnam

Eight countries attended Myanmar’s Armed Forces Day parade while military killed over 100 protesters

[REUTERS] “Myanmar security forces killed 114 people, including some children, in a brutal crackdown on pro-democracy protesters on Saturday, the…

Posted in Russia Ukraine

Ukrainian President Zelensky signs decree on “Strategy of deoccupation” of Crimea, effective immediately

[President of Ukraine] DECREE OF THE PRESIDENT OF UKRAINE №117 / 2021 On the decision of the National Security and…

Posted in Russia USA Venezuela

Russian Oil Sales to U.S. Record High Despite Tough Talk

[Bloomberg] “Even as Washington champions energy independence and warns European allies against becoming too dependent on Moscow, American refineries are…

Posted in Russia Syria Turkey

Russian and Syrian missiles target oil facilities in Turkish-controlled north Syria

[The Jerusalem Post] “An unusual attack on oil facilities in Turkish-occupied northern Syria occurred on Friday evening. Locals reported large…

Posted in Africa Libya Russia Turkey U.A.E.

Libya Arms Embargo Violated by Blackwater Founder Erik Prince, Others

[The New York Times] “Erik Prince, the former head of the security contractor Blackwater Worldwide and a prominent supporter of…

Posted in Armenia Global Village Iran Russia

Twitter bans state accounts targeting the US and EU for “undermining faith in NATO”

[Reclaim The Net] “Twitter has permanently suspended 373 accounts allegedly affiliated with the governments of Russia, Iran, and Armenia. Twitter…

Posted in China Myanmar Russia

Clandestine nightly flights between China and Myanmar during coup d’etat

[news.com.au, The Strategist] “Every night for more than a week, unregistered planes have been carrying unknown goods and people between…

Posted in Russia UK USA

Reuters, BBC, and Bellingcat participated in covert UK Foreign Office-funded programs to “weaken Russia”

[The Grayzone] “The UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) have sponsored Reuters and the BBC to conduct a series of…

Posted in Europe Russia USA

No Hypocrite: Russian dissident Alexei Navalny calls Twitter ban of Trump ‘unacceptable act of censorship’

[New York Post] “Navalny, a ferocious Kremlin critic, only narrowly survived after he was poisoned in August with the nerve…

Posted in China Iran Russia USA Zimbabwe

Susan Rice and Robert O’Brien blame ‘foreign actors’, Russia, China and Iran, for stirring George Floyd protests

[National Review] “Former Obama adviser Susan Rice has blamed the violent protests that rocked major American cities over the weekend…

Posted in China Hong Kong Nicaragua Russia Syria USA Venezuela

Accusations against The Grayzone concerning Assad, Russia, Nicaragua, China, and Maduro

[Joshua Collins] “Enter Grayzone, a supposedly leftist crew of “journalists” with opaque financing and Russian support.” “This all-caps charge against…

Posted in Iran North Korea Russia UK

“Licence to Kill” in Real Life: British Court Rules MI5 Agents Can Legally Murder, Kidnap and Torture

[Bloomberg] “Britain’s domestic intelligence service MI5 can authorize its agents to engage in criminal activities, potentially including murder, kidnap and…

Posted in Israel Russia USA

Noam Chomsky: Israeli interference in US elections ‘vastly overwhelms’ anything Russia has done

[The Independent] “Veteran activist Noam Chomsky has accused Israel of “brazenly” interfering in US electoral politics in a way that vastly outweighs any efforts that…

Posted in Iran Iraq Russia Syria USA

Bizarre claims and pro-regime-change propaganda: Syria’s Assad supports ISIS, both have to be destroyed

[Los Angeles Times] “The rollback of Islamic State must come as a shock to the chorus of journalists and analysts…

Posted in Israel Jordan Russia Syria USA

Trump ends secret CIA program Timber Sycamore, started under Obama to support Syrian rebels

[The New York Times] “The shuttering of the C.I.A. program, one of the most expensive efforts to arm and train…

Posted in Hungary North Macedonia Russia

Macedonia: Nikola Gruevski steps up attacks against NGOs, new ‘Stop Soros’ movement unveiled

[BalkanInsight] “A new movement dedicated to countering the influence of billionaire US philanthropist George Soros has been formed in Macedonia,…