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 Global Village UK

COP26: Industry-Backed ‘Nature-Based Solutions’ is a Greenwashing Scam, Warns Global Climate Coalition

[Common Dreams] “As a global climate summit continued in Glasgow, Scotland on Tuesday, an international coalition of advocacy groups warned world…

Posted in Iraq Syria Turkey USA

What’s happening in illegally occupied northern Syria: US building up bases, stealing grain and oil, Turkey stealing water

[Antiwar] “In the latest of what have become regular reports on the subject, the Syrian Arab News Agency provides a detailed account…

Posted in Iran U.A.E. USA

US seized Iranian crude oil then sold it at home – again

[AP News] “The U.S. has sold some 2 million barrels of Iranian crude oil after seizing an oil tanker off…

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 USA

During Covid-19 pandemic and after Jan. 6 Capitol Riot, several U.S. states introduced harsh new penalties for protesting fossil fuels

[HuffPost] “Dawn Goodwin spent her 50th birthday among towering pines and yellow birches whose tree rings make her lifespan seem…

Posted in Syria USA

Syria’s First Message to President Joe Biden: ‘Withdraw Troops, Stop Stealing Oil’

[Newsweek] “Syrian permanent representative to the United Nations Bashar al-Jaafari derided U.S. actions in his country during a Wednesday virtual session of…

Posted in Syria USA

“We’re keeping the oil”: Little-known U.S. firm secures secretive Syrian oil deal

[POLITICO] “Former diplomat and special forces soldier got green light to work with Kurds to develop crude in northeastern Syria.”…

Posted in Syria USA

U.S. May Violate International Laws Against Pillage If It Takes Syrian Oil

[NPR] “President Trump has executed a policy U-turn on Syria. He’s now tasking U.S. forces that he’d promised to withdraw…

Posted in Iran Iraq Israel Jordan Russia Saudi Arabia Syria Turkey USA

John Bolton: defeating ISIS in Syria is not desirable, instead the US should create an oil producer Sunni state and an independent Kurdistan

[The New York Times] “Today’s reality is that Iraq and Syria as we have known them are gone. The Islamic…

Posted in China Myanmar

Controversial China-Myanmar Gas Pipeline Now Fully Operational

[Myanmar Business Today, Myanmar Times] “The China National Petroleum Corp (CNPC), China’s state-run oil and gas firm, said last week…

Posted in Israel Syria USA

Israel Grants Golan Heights Oil Drilling License To Dick Cheney-Linked Company

[Business Insider] “Israel has granted a U.S. company the first license to explore for oil and gas in the occupied…

Posted in China Myanmar USA

Geopolitics: ‘As Myanmar opens, China alliance starts to fray’

[REUTERS] “As Myanmar pursues dramatic reforms, its relationship with China — the Southeast Asian nation’s biggest investor and second-biggest trade…