Conflict

Soft Power in Action: Washington Would Love to See Regime Change in China

Soft Power in Action: Washington Would Love to See Regime Change in China

The US would love to see regime change in China, but Washington understands that the Chinese government remains firmly in control, political analyst Eric Draitser told Sputnik; therefore, the US is throwing its NGOs into the fray to do the «dirty work.» Article found in sputniknews.com By Ekaterina Blinova Although Moscow and Beijing have in the […]

Ukrainian Soldier Confirms: Ukraine’s Military Shot Down Malaysian MH17 Plane

Ukrainian Soldier Confirms: Ukraine’s Military Shot Down Malaysian MH17 Plane

Article by globalresearch A Ukrainian soldier who was part of the crew that operated the supposed missile-battery that the Ukrainian Government claims shot down the Malaysian MH17 airliner on July 17th has testified publicly for the first time, saying that the missile-battery was operated by the Ukrainian military, not by the rebels as asserted, and that he […]

Ukrainian Su-25 fighter detected in close approach to MH17 before crash – Moscow

Ukrainian Su-25 fighter detected in close approach to MH17 before crash – Moscow

Article Russia Today – rt.com The Russian military detected a Ukrainian SU-25 fighter jet gaining height towards the MH17 Boeing on the day of the catastrophe. Kiev must explain why the military jet was tracking the passenger airplane, the Russian Defense Ministry said. Follow Malaysia Airlines MH17 plane crash in Ukraine LIVE UPDATES “A Ukraine […]

Who Really Crossed the Red Line in Syria?

Who Really Crossed the Red Line in Syria?

An Interview with James Corbett from the corbettreport.com by Alessandra Bajec Counterpunch The momentum for war seems to have slowed down as President Obama turns to Congress to get the go-ahead for military action against Syria. Despite Obama’s surprise U-turn on Syria, the US administration is said to retain ‘its right’ to strike regardless of […]

EU agrees to launch military operation in Central African Republic

EU agrees to launch military operation in Central African Republic

Article by RT.com The Council of the European Union have announced the immediate launch of a military operation in the Central African Republic to help “achieve a safe and a secure environment” amid the escalating crisis, said the council’s order. European Union Force RCA, led by the French Major-General Philippe Ponties, will compromise up to […]

Putin: Crimea similar to Kosovo, West is rewriting its own rule book

Putin: Crimea similar to Kosovo, West is rewriting its own rule book

Crimea’s secession from Ukraine was just like Kosovo’s secession from Serbia, and any arguments otherwise are just attempts to bend the West-advocated rules that were applied to the Kosovo case, Russian President Vladimir Putin said. The statements came as Putin was addressing the Russian parliament to convince lawmakers to ratify a treaty, which would make […]

Thread: Is the US dollar about to crash and burn??

Thread: Is the US dollar about to crash and burn??

The US Dollar Collapse & Japan’s Sham Currency War: Hidden Agenda Behind Japan’s Kamikaze Quantitative Easing Article by 4thmedia.org US$ dollars have been flooding the financial markets ever since Bernanke launched quantitative easing allegedly to turnaround the US economy. These huge amounts of US$ toilet paper are mainly in financial markets (and in central banks) […]