almasdarnews.com В воскресенье боевики террористической группировки “Исламское государство” атаковали ряд недавно занятых “Сирийскими демократическими силами” (SDF) деревень, вынудив тех на некоторое время приостановить наступление и перейти к обороне для отражения контрудара джихадистов. В результате атаки, которая в целом провалилась, было ликвидировано около 70 боевиков ИГ. Бойцы SDF захватили 9 автоматов Калашникова, винтовку M-16, 3 ручных […]
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almasdarnews.com BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:00 P.M.) – The Russian-trained ISIS Hunters released a video on Monday morning that showed the aftermath of their attack on the Islamic State’s positions near the Al-Sha’er Gas Fields in northeast Homs. The 36 second long video showed scores of Islamic State terrorists that were killed during the attack by the […]
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almasdarnews.com BEIRUT, LEBANON (2:55 P.M.) – Hezbollah turned the tables on the Islamic State (ISIL) forces in the Ras Ba’albak region of eastern Lebanon today, inflicting heavy damage on the aforementioned terrorist group’s defenses near the Syrian border-crossing. According to Hezbollah’s media wing, their forces targeted the Islamic State’s main base in the Al-Khabiyah area […]
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almasdarnews.com DAMASCUS, SYRIA (15:10 P.M.) – Amaq Agency released a series of images on Monday, showing battles between ISIS contingents and the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) in and around Tabqa in the western countryside of Raqqa. So far, US-backed Kurdish fighters have suffered over 400 casualties amid their Tabqa offensive, dubbed stage four of […]
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Over the past day, there were registered 28 occasions of ceasefire violations by the Armed Forces of Ukraine. The Republic’s territory was shelled with artillery pieces, mortars, grenade launchers, and small arms. From the positions of the 72nd separate mechanized AFU brigade, onto the area of Krutaya Balka, Yasinovataya, Spartak localities and the Donetsk airport […]
The Russian Foreign Ministry said it believes that the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) car’s explosion in Donbass is a “provocation,” reports Sputnik. The Russian Foreign Ministry also said that the “provocation” may be aimed to undermine the Ukrainian peace settlement. “The circumstances of the incident indicate a high probability of a provocation aimed at […]
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There’s a new metal in town, and it’s bigger than lithium—and hotter than any other commodity on the market right now. Supply is fantastically tight and set to get phenomenally tighter. Analysts at Macquarie Research project deficits of 885 tonnes of this resource next year, 3,205 in 2019 and 5,340 in 2020. That’s a deficit […]
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In what may have been the biggest trolling of the United Nations in recent history, Saudi Arabia was elected via secret ballot in the UN Economic and Social Council to the 45-member UN Commission on the Status of Women last week. According to Reuters, twelve other countries were also elected by the council in Geneva […]
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MintPress 42% of all ISIS’ fighting in Syria has been focused on attacking Syrian government forces and their allies. Be Sociable, Share! Advertisment A new study from IHS Jane’s is cautioning that moves to undermine and ultimately oust the Assad government in Syria would greatly benefit ISIS since a large portion of ISIS’ fighting in […]
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A New York Times report on Saturday claimed that FBI Director James Comey decided to reveal last year that he was re-opening the investigation into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton because he suspected Attorney General Loretta Lynch was covering up for her — and because an email found by Russian hackers seemed to support those suspicions. The Times’ investigative […]
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Gareth Porter US ‘deep state’ sold out counter-terrorism to keep itself in business The whole war on terrorism has been, in effect, a bait-and-switch operation from the beginning. The idea that US military operations were somehow going to make America safer after the 9/11 attacks was the bait. What has actually happened ever since then, […]
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April 24th, 2017 – Fort Russ News – – Breakingnews.sy – – translated by Samer Hussein – Ambassador Xie Xiaoyan, China ‘s special envoy on the Syrian issue, said that the solution to the settlement of the Syrian crisis lies within the path that can only be reached through dialogue. In a statement, […]
Microsoft founder Bill Gates has warned that a biological attack by ISIS is becoming “increasingly likely” which he says will end up killing 30 million people within the next few years. The billionaire anthropologist told attendees at the Royal United Services Institute in London (RUSI), that a lethal outbreak of a respiratory virus like smallpox poses a far greater […]
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sott.net/news “Reading the emails make(s) me want to throw up” tweeted the Food Babe after reading a lengthy series of them posted online by the NY Times on Sept 5th. The emails in question result from a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request and are posted in the side bars of a front-page article by […]
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The president Trump’s flip flops and zig zags on foreign policy issues make believe the US has no coherent strategy. There is each and every reason to say so. Many world leaders and experts seem to be perplexed at least. But a deeper look into the events shows quite a different picture. It’s important to […]
Risk is definitely on this morning as European shares soar, led by French stocks and a new record high in Germany’s Dax, after a “French relief rally” in which the first round of the country’s presidential elections prompted investors to bet that establishment candidate Emmanuel Macron will win a runoff vote next month, and who […]
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The Spring Fund Drive: Day Twenty-Two Let a $5 donation be your good deed for the day. We simply can’t do this without your support. Remember: this web site is not a hobby. It’s a full-time job for the people who run it. Without adequate income, we will have to shut down. That’s not a […]
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— from TomDispatch MOAB sounds more like an incestuous, war-torn biblical kingdom than the GBU-43/B Massive Ordnance Air Blast, aka “the mother of all bombs.” Still, give Donald Trump credit. Only the really, really big bombs, whether North Korean nukes or those 21,600 pounds of MOAB, truly get his attention. He wasn’t even involved in […]
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— from Waging Nonviolence Debates over the morality, legality and strategic efficacy of U.S. missile strikes in Syria will dominate the news for the foreseeable future. It is understandable why so many people, notably many Syrians, would want to see a regime that has repeatedly targeted its population with sarin and chlorine gas, barrel bombs […]
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The Pentagon’s plan for seizing and occupying territory in east Syria is beginning to take shape. According to a Fox News exclusive: “The Islamic State has essentially moved its so-called capital in Syria… ISIS is now centered in Deir ez-Zur, roughly 90 miles southeast of Raqqa, the officials said.”(“ISIS moves its capital in Syria”, FOX […]
MURMANSK, April 24. /TASS/. The Murmansk Arctic State University, which has received the status of a backbone university, will organize a scientific-educational base in the region for implementation of Arctic projects. The university will have a technopark, a business incubator and the Arctic human resource center, the University’s head Andrei Sergeyev told TASS. “We are […]
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© Alexandr Sherbak/TASS MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The European Union’s sanctions imposed on Russia in 2014 were touched upon during Monday’s talks with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a press conference following the talks. “As far as the sanctions are […]
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TASS: Sport – Russia’s NHL stars Radulov, Zaitsev summoned to national squad for 2017 IIHF Championship <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> Alexander Radulov © AP Photo/Mark Humphrey MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. […]
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TASS: Business & Economy – Russia’s PM Medvedev believes it is possible to reach 2% GDP growth in 2017 <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The planned […]
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TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Moscow expects OPCW to send experts to Syria’s Khan Sheikhoun <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Moscow expects the Organization for […]
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“Islamic or sharia councils are not courts and they are in no way unfair by Islamic standards,” Barry Grossman says. There are no sharia courts (Islamic religious courts) in the United Kingdom or in the wider Atlantic World, says Barry Grossman, an international lawyer and political analyst. Grossman, who is based on the Indonesian island […]
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InvestmentWatchBlog The Russians Hacked Democrats’ Plans to Cheat in the General Election, Too A New York Times report on Saturday claimed that FBI Director James Comey decided to reveal last year that he was re-opening the investigation into Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton because he suspected Attorney General Loretta Lynch was covering up for her — and because […]
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southfront.org Donate Turkish Presidential Press Office Turkish President Recep Erdogan labeled the Iraqi Popular Mobilization Units, also known as Hashd al-Sha’abi, as a “terrorist organization” and a part of the “Persian expansion policy” in an intervew to the Doha-based news outlet Al Jazeera (Its Baghdad office was shot down by the Iraqi government for promoting secrarian divisions […]
Ukraine is more interested in the US helping with military supplies than in obtaining credit guarantees, said the head of the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, Alexander Danilyuk. “At the moment, Ukraine is more interested in receiving Washington’s assistance with military supplies and preserving economic sanctions against Russia than in obtaining credit guarantees,” he said. […]
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More than 40 windows were damaged as a result of the explosion of an unidentified object. The incident occurred on Kalugin Street in Lugansk overnight to April 23, reported the acting First Deputy Chairman of the Ministers’ Council, Minister of Emergency Situations Sergey Ivanushkin, at the Ministers’ Council meeting with the participation of the LPR […]
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Our British partners did not doubt for a minute that Hitler’s men executed Polish officers in Katyn. It is visually visible if one looks at the British caricatures at the time of World War II. One of the readers of my blog nstarikov.ru O. E. Velikanov incidentally came across a very indicative selection of drawings by the British caricaturist […]
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April 24, 2017 – Fort Russ – The Editorial Board of the Cossack Herald – edited by J. Arnoldski – “Humanitarian Program for Reunifying the People of Donbass. Lugansk – one people! We will help!” Foreword from J. Arnoldski: Fort Russ is proud to present the third installment of our new weekly series made possible […]
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RINF After three years of sustained community mobilization and advocacy, the Providence City Council in Rhode Island voted this Thursday to unanimously approve among the most visionary set of policing reforms proposed around the country to protect civil rights and civil liberties, including digital liberties. EFF supported the proposed Community Safety Act (CSA), and its adoption represents […]
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UK Defense Secretary Loves War, Abhors Peace by Stephen Lendman Michael Fallon supports arms sales to despotic regimes like Saudi Arabia, Britain complicit in its aggression on Yemen – Obama’s war, now Trump’s. He’s escalating it recklessly, the UK complicit in US/Saudi high crimes of war and against humanity in Yemen and other regional war […]
Russia and America: World’s Apart on Key Issues by Stephen Lendman Trump promised improved relations with Moscow. Bilateral ones are dismal on his watch, US hostility worse than any time in recent memory. Russia wants peaceful conflict resolution in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Ukraine and elsewhere. Washington wants endless wars, escalating ongoing ones, threatening North Korea […]
AP News Interviews Trump by Stephen Lendman Interviewed on Friday, here are some highlights. Trump gave himself “very high marks” – nearing completion of his first 100 days in office. Others strongly disagree. He broke every promise made for ordinary people, escalated Obama wars, threatened North Korea, Iran and Venezuela, along with worsening relations with […]
Media Scoundrels Support Macron over Le Pen by Stephen Lendman They always support dirty business as usual over anything disrupting continuity. NYT editors were especially appalling. Headlining “Emmanuel Macron Mounts a Patriot’s Challenge to Marine Le Pen,” they shamefully said: “Defenders of liberal democracy in France and elsewhere sighed with relief after Sunday’s first-round vote […]
Elitism and Far-Right Advance to Runoff in France by Stephen Lendman Former Rothschild & Cie Banque investment banker; Hollande economy, industry and digital affairs minister Emmanuel Macron is strongly favored to become France’s next president. A self-styled centrist, an elitist establishment favorite, he ran as an En Marche! (forward) candidate, the party he formed in […]
Gareth PORTER New York Times columnist Thomas Friedman outraged many readers when he wrote an opinion piece on April 12 calling on President Trump to ”back off fighting territorial ISIS in Syria.” The reason he gave for that recommendation was not that U.S. wars in the Middle East are inevitably self-defeating and endless, but that it would […]
The election of Donald Trump as US President has seen the ramping up of US rhetoric about North Korea. Trump recently demanded that China should use its influence with the North Koreans and if China did not intervene, then, according to an interview Trump gave to the UK Financial Times, the “US would act alone.” […]
© wikimedia.org/Vitaly V. Kuzmin MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Government certification tests of the air defense system S-350 Vityaz will be completed by the end of 2017, the general designer of the Almaz- Antey air and space defense concern, Pavel Sozinov, said on Monday. “Government certification tests will be through this year. Preliminary firing tests are in […]
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TASS: Society & Culture – WWII Berlin offensive operation staged in Moscow <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> More than a hundred stunt men, trophy German armored vehicles and restored Soviet tanks […]
MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. US officials’ reluctance to take part in a meeting with Russian and UN representatives in Geneva on Syria may be due to discrepancies in approaches made by Moscow and Washington, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov told the media on Monday. “From the very outset they did not confirm they would […]
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© Kostas Baltas, InTime Sports via AP MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. The new US administration has not yet contacted Edward Snowden, a former employee of the US National Security Agency (NSA), Snowden’s attorney Anatoly Kucherena told TASS on Monday. “No, no one tried to contact him. I believe that Snowden clarified his position which has not […]
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Kommersant: Le Pen and Macron to go head to head in runoff election Emmanuel Macron, the centrist En March! candidate, and leader of the far-right National Front, Marine Le Pen, will fight to the finish for the French presidency in the country’s runoff election scheduled for May 7. Sunday’s first round turned out to be […]
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TASS: Military & Defense – Russia’s seaborne air defense system to receive three types of missiles <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> © Vitaliy Nevar/TASS MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Russia’s Poliment-Redut seaborne […]
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Ahmad al-Assadi, spokesman for Iraq’s Popular Mobilization Units (al-Hashd al-Sha’abi) Iraqi group Popular Mobilization Units has delivered a counterblast to the Turkish president who had called the volunteer force fighting Daesh a “terrorist organization” and part of Iran’s regional policy. The group, known as Hashd al-Sha’abi by its Arabic name, has joined forces with the Iraqi government against […]
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InvestmentWatchBlog Debbie Schlussel said the prime time host invited her back to his hotel room When she rejected his advances, she wasn’t invited to perform on his show Her comments came just two days after Bill O’Reilly was fired from Fox News Schlussel said: ‘This kind of stuff is all over the place at Fox […]
Russia’s current rearmament program, worth 22 trillion rubles ($392 billion), will be completed by 2020, when 70 percent of weapons systems available to troops will be modern. The military procurement program for the next seven years is due for adoption later this year. A report by the Center for Analysis of Strategies and Technologies suggests that the new document will […]
Russian artist Andrey Tkachenko from Nizhniy Novgorod has created a remarkable series of car illustrations. These pictures show an alternative history of classic Soviet models that (unfortunately) never left the drawing board. As concept cars, you won’t find them kicking up the dust in the streets of Russian cities. But these cute babies sure do […]
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OSCE Secretary General Lamberto Zannier (Italy) will come to Moscow on a working visit on April 24−27 at the invitation of Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov. On April 25, Lamberto Zannier will hold talks with Sergey Lavrov and will meet with senior officials of the Collective Security Treaty Organisation (CSTO). Mr Zannier will also attend the […]
RINF Answering an open-ended question, 31% of Americans said Russia currently represents the “greatest danger” to the US, according to a new poll. It is the highest percentage of Americans expressing this sentiment in nearly three decades. The new Pew Research Center survey also found that Russia is by far the number one national threat […]
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Mattis in Riyadh by Stephen Lendman In Riyadh last week, Defense Secretary Mattis said “Iran’s destabilizing influence in the Middle East would have to be overcome to end the conflict in Yemen, as the United States weighs increasing support” for Saudi Arabia’s war, in its third year, backed by Washington, according to Reuters. “(T)he bottom […]
While we don’t know how much President Donald Trump paid in taxes this year, or even if he paid any at all, most of the rest of us just filed with the IRS. With Trump’s escalation of U.S. military strikes in Syria (while he ate chocolate cake with China’s President Xi Jinping at Mar-a-Lago) and […]
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Iraqi Christians moving Church icons to presumed safety near Mosul. Photo: Courtesy of M. Jalloum. Malloula Village, Syria “Eli, Eli, lama sabachthani? (My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?)” are reputedly among Jesus’ last words on the Cross at Calvary. Today Christ’s words can be said to apply to all Christians in the […]
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From Buenos Aires to Toronto, teachers are engaged in a long war to defend public education and to resist the slow dismantling of the decent working conditions they achieved during the early post-war era. In so doing they are setting the pace for other working class struggles against privatization and increasingly precarious working conditions. It […]
US-instigated and propelled wars have continued to rage for 15 years in fulfillment of influential neoconservative ideologue Michael Ledeen’s envisioned “creative destruction” through “total war.” General Wesley Clark related the Bush administration’s intention, reported by a Pentagon friend, to “take out” seven countries: Iran plus six Middle Eastern and North African Arab countries – all […]
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“When the prison doors are opened, the real dragon will fly out.” — Ho Chi Minh “The anti-war left’s attachment to the anti-Assad narrative is based in a colonial mentality which presumes that Westerners have the right to determine the destinies of peoples residing in what was formerly known as the Third World. It is […]
The Pentagon’s plan for seizing and occupying territory in east Syria is beginning to take shape. According to a Fox News exclusive: “The Islamic State has essentially moved its so-called capital in Syria… ISIS is now centered in Deir ez-Zur, roughly 90 miles southeast of Raqqa, the officials said.”(“ISIS moves its capital in Syria”, FOX […]
Serbia’s new president, Aleksandar Vučić, is clearly trying to maintain a balance between the West and the East when it comes to military matters. How else to view his recent statements concerning Belgrade’s ambition to acquire S-300 surface-to-air missile systems from either Russia or Belarus? That remark was made only a few days after talks […]
Authored by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, Project Syndicate writer, Hans-Werner Sinn, explains why the ECB’s asset purchases and Target2 imbalances constitute “Europe’s Secret Bailout”. Under the ECB’s QE program, which started in March 2015, eurozone members’ central banks buy private market securities for €1.74 trillion ($1.84 trillion), with more than €1.4 trillion to be used […]
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MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. A vast majority of Russians (75%) support Channel One’s decision to cancel the broadcast of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest over Ukraine’s travel ban against Russian entrant Yulia Samoilova, the All-Russia Public Opinion Research Center said in a statement on Monday. “Against the background of the travel ban issued by Ukraine […]
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Since its founding, Neftegaz international exhibition has been a key industry event to boost the innovation-driven development of Russia’s fuel and energy sector and a good platform for companies to explore the Russian market. “We demonstrated how the company can offer integrated solutions that deliver high-end oil and gas equipment and tools, as well as […]
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TASS: Russian Politics & Diplomacy – Russia ready to build up friendly relations with France — Kremlin <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov © Valeriy Sharifulin/TASS MOSCOW, April […]
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EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov © Alexandr Sherbak/TASS MOSCOW, April 24. /TASS/. Russia aims to restore full-fledged interaction with the European Union, Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a meeting with EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini on Monday. […]
US Defense Secretary James Mattis arrives by helicopter at Resolute Support headquarters in the Afghan capital Kabul, April 24, 2017. (Photo by AFP) US Defense Secretary James Mattis has arrived in Afghanistan on a surprise visit aimed at shaping President Donald Trump’s strategy in the conflict-ridden country, amid signs of renewed violence. Mattis arrived in […]
According to statements coming from the OSCE, on the morning of April 23, 2017 an OSCE Special Monitoring Mission vehicle returning from a patrol, experienced a mine explosion in the district of Slavyanoserbsky, Lugansk Region, two kilometres away from the line of contact, resulting in the death of one paramedic from the United States working […]
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southfront.org Donate This map provides a general look at the military situation in Syria on April 22, 2017. Click to see the full-size map Donate
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southfront.org Donate This map shows the military situation in the Iraqi city of Mosul on April 24, 2017. Click to see the full-size map Donate
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almasdarnews.com A F/A-18E/F Super Hornets of Strike Fighter Attack Squadron 211 (VFA-211) is lined up for take off on the flight deck of the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN-71) aircraft carrier in the Gulf June 18, 2015. REUTERS/Hamad I Mohammed/File Photo BEIRUT, LEBANON (11:31 A.M.) – North Korea has claimed that it has the capacity to […]
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For me and many others on the right, Russia is not the main focus, but a component of years of effort to advance a more realistic and restrained U.S. foreign policy. Someone who is interested in such a foreign policy would naturally conclude that it is in the best interests of our country to have […]
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To tabloid filled US audiences, Australia’s billionaire and casino mogul, James Packer, has tended to be associated more with having a hand on Maria Carey’s voluptuousness than decent deals and sound business prowess. Last year’s gossip columns were dripping with prurience at the antics of a person who seemed a shadow of his ruthless father, […]
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Diana JOHNSTONE, Paris The 2017 French Presidential election marks a profound change in European political alignments. There is an ongoing shift from the traditional left-right rivalry to opposition between globalization, in the form of the European Union (EU), and national sovereignty. Standard media treatment sticks to a simple left-right dualism: “racist” rejection of immigrants is the […]
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By Max van der Werff, Amsterdam Original in Dutch and English translation, also by Max van der Werff, appear here. On April 12, 2017, a thousand days had passed since Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down above East Ukraine. Up until now, those who did it have not been identified, indicted or arrested, and many […]
TASS: Military & Defense – Erdogan hopes to discuss contract on S-400 missile systems with Putin <iframe src=”//www.googletagmanager.com/ns.html?id=GTM-KX9ZXT” height=”0″ width=”0″ style=”display:none;visibility:hidden”></iframe> All news News Search Topics ОК Use filter You can filter your feed,by choosing only interestingsections. ]]> ]]> LIVE On a subject: Search result: ]]> © Vitaliy Nevar/TASS ANKARA, April 24. /TASS/. Turkish President Recep […]
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Korean farmers began to migrate to Russia soon after the two countries became neighbors in 1860. They were attracted by an abundance of fertile land and a relatively efficient administration on the Russian side of the border. For the governors of Russia’s Primorye Territory, Koreans tended to be the ‘desirable Asians’ (or, at least, the ‘least […]
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southfront.org Donate Click to see the full-size map On April 23, the Iraqi Army took full control of Al-Tanak district in western Mosul after fierce clashes with ISIS that lasted for a week. Now, Iraqi forces could attack the industrial area in Mosul from both west and the south directions. It’s worth to note that a majority […]
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southfront.org Donate Click to see the full-size map Since last Friday, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA), supported by the Tiger Forces and the National Defense Forces (NDF), has been successfully advancing in the northern Hama countryside. So far, government forces have captured: Halfaya Zalaqiat Al-Batish Al-Tarabiaa Al-Zalqat area Al-Tarabiaa checkpoint The government advance on Halfaya: […]
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almasdarnews.com Para la mayoría de los observadores, la victoria lograda recientemente por las fuerzas del gobierno sirio es en gran medida atribuida a la enorme potencia de fuego, a las tropas altamente experimentadas de la Fuerza Tigre de élite del Ejército y a los eficaces y precisos ataques aéreos rusos. Sin embargo, el papel desempeñado por […]
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almasdarnews.com Un ataque de la Fuerza Aérea Siria ha aniquilado un campamento militar de al-Qaeda en la provincia de Idlib. La base del grupo Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, anteriormente conocido como al-Nusra y rama de al-Qaeda en Siria, se encuentra a solamente 10 km al noroeste de Jan Sheijun. [embedded content] El pasado 4 de abril […]
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almasdarnews.com El Ejército Árabe Sirio (EAS) está un paso más cerca de la liberación de su capital tras lograr avances significativos en el distrito de Qaboun eliminando y capturando a numerosos combatientes yihadistas de Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham (HTS), anteriormente conocido como Frente al-Nusra y rama de al-Qaeda en Siria. Después de imponer un control total […]
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almasdarnews.com Humeymim’den kalkan savaş uçakları, El Kaide bağlantılı Nusra Cephesi’nin Han Şeyhun bölgesinde bulunan bir karargahını vurdu. Hava araçlarının karargahı tespit etmesinden sonra kalkan jetler, hedefe birçok atış gerçekleştirdi.İlk atışın ardından kısa bir süre bekleyen jetler, diğer militanlar vurulan karargaha yardıma giderken art arda seri atışlar gerçekleştirerek içeride ve dışarıda bulunan onlarca militanı öldürdü. Advertisement […]
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The vehicle of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission might have been blown up by the 8th regiment of the Ukrainian Special Operations Forces, said the LPR People’s Militia spokesman Lieutenant-Colonel Andrey Marochko. On April 23 the SMM patrol en route from Slavyanoserbsk to Sokolniki drove on mine in the vicinity of Prishib locality, the explosion […]
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A U.S. Army soldier works on an M1A2 tank during a joint military exercise between the U.S. and ROK in Paju, ROK, near the border with DPRK, Saturday, April 15, 2017. (AP Photo / Ahn Young-joon) SEOUL – The Republic of Korea (ROK) said on Monday it was in talks with Washington about holding joint […]
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Scifi writer Jon Wallace considers whether implants will unlock some hidden human potential – or do irreparable damage to our existence Last month, The Engineer reported on progress towards bionic eye implants. An array of silicon nanowires arranged in an electrode grid, implanted behind the retina and linked to a wireless device, has potential to restore sight. […]
Marine Le Pen, leader of the Front National and Emmanuel Macron, the former banker candidate with no party, emerged as the winners of a heavily contested first round presidential vote in France. Final voting figures from the interior ministry show that Macron came out on top with 23.75 percent, while Le Pen, followed just behind […]
International policy statements sometimes attract attention because they deal with serious matters, such as human rights, concerning which an important speech was made to the UN Security Council on April 18 by US Ambassador Nikki Haley. Ambassador Haley declared that «When a state begins to systematically violate human rights, it is a sign, it is a red […]
MURMANSK, April 24. /TASS/. Scientists of the Murmansk Marine Biology Institute during a unique expedition collected most interesting data about the Arctic’s flora and fauna. The researchers found marine plants, which got adopted to living without light, they learned that whales head for the Arctic ices not only for food, and studied whether the global […]
A tow truck moves the OSCE car, damaged in result of explosion not far of the Pryshyb village, Luhansk area © EPA/ALEXANDER ERMOCHENKO LUGANSK, April 24. /TASS/. Representatives of the self-proclaimed Lugansk People’s Republic (LPR) have handed the body of the Special Monitoring Mission observer killed in a land mine blast over to the Organization for […]
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Frame grab shows Israel’s former minister for military affairs Moshe Ya’alon speaking during an event in the northern Israel city of Afula. Israel’s former minister of military affairs Moshe Ya’alon has admitted to a tacit alliance with Daesh, saying the Takfiri group had “immediately apologized” to Tel Aviv after firing “once” into Israel. International media outlets […]
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These are some of the stories covered in this episode of the Iran program: Carving out art on precious stones Early Persians knew their history could not be manipulated when it is literally set on stone. That is why they have made quite a reputation in history for making reliefs and stone inscriptions. Today, we are […]
Kiev saboteurs constantly monitor the movement of patrols of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM), a car of which was destroyed near Prishib village of the Slavyanoserbsky district on April 23, stated the LPR Deputy Minister of State Security, Alexander Basov. “The MGB has repeatedly stated that Ukraine’s special services were relying on methods of terrorist war against the […]
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As experts predicted, the Ukrainian party has taken advantage of the OSCE patrol’s car explosion in the LPR with a view to demand an armed mission’s introduction to Donbass, to which the republics had been previously unalterably opposed, saying that they would regard such a step as an intervention and were ready to rebuff it. Pyotr […]
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RINF In what must count as one of the more ironic twists to emerge from the ongoing nonwhite terrorist attacks, one of the whites murdered by the black racist gunman in Fresno, California, was an “anti-fascist” activist—and the policeman killed by a Muslim terrorist on the Champs-Elysées in Paris was a homosexual, pro-invasion activist who […]
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Authored by Finian Cunningham via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Russian President Vladimir Putin addressed the International Arctic Forum this week on the real and present dangers from falsifying history. He said such deliberate distortion of history erodes international law and order, creating chaos and leading to further conflict. The Russian leader deplored the use of history as […]
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The Afghan nationals whose asylum applications have been rejected arrive from Germany in an airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, December 15, 2016. (Photo by AFP) Germany has in the span of two months rejected the asylum requests of more than half of the Afghan refugees who had traveled 7,000 kilometers in search of a better life […]
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This is a controversial source. The views of David Duke are not shared by everyone within the anti oligarchical empire movement. Dr. Slattery talked to Daily Stormer journalist Eric Striker and George about the report issued by MIT chemical weapons ferensics expert Theodore Postol proving that not only was President Assad not responsible for a […]
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We can turn back to Yugoslavia to find the roots of Putin’s loathing toward Clinton and her ideology. It was during NATO’s 1999 air campaign over Kosovo that then-President Bill Clinton helped to inaugurate the current era of militant humanitarianism (that is, humanitarian intervention at the point of a gun). from http://eastwestaccord.com/putin-oppose-clinton-decades-american-hypocrisy-simon-waxman/
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A collaborative group that formed an international tribunal to address accusations of ecocide and human rights violations toward industrial agricultural giant Monsanto issued its findings in a recently released ruling. The Monsanto Tribunal describes its organization as “an international civil society initiative to hold Monsanto accountable for human rights violations, for crimes against humanity, and for […]
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Ukrainian military engineers have passed a training course by NATO standards and received certificates from Canadian instructors in Kamenets-Podolsky, the Khmelnitsky region of Ukraine. This is reported on the Ukrainian Defense Ministry website. “The Mine Action Centre of the Main Operational Support Directorate of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kamenets-Podolsky graduated another group of […]
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