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 China Israel Turkey U.A.E. USA

New Haifa Port tender: US seeks to counter Chinese influence, UAE and Turkey among bidders

[i24news] “The US is pushing to counter China’s growing influence in the Middle East by finding bidder’s for Israel’s largest port…

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 Global Village USA

Neoliberal George Soros and libertarian Charles Koch unite to end US ‘forever war’ policy

[The Boston Globe, Bloomberg] “BESIDES BEING BILLIONAIRES and spending much of their fortunes to promote pet causes, the leftist financier…