Arab Normalization with Israel is the Start of an Anti-Iran Alliance – The Palestine Chronicle

As Donald Trump and Benjamin Netanyahu stepped up to the podium flanked by the foreign ministers of Bahrain and the UAE to sign what has been hailed as a “historic peace agreement” between Israel and the two Gulf kingdoms, many have wondered aloud “where are the Palestinians”? Indeed the absence of Palestinians has been notedContinue reading “Arab Normalization with Israel is the Start of an Anti-Iran Alliance – The Palestine Chronicle”

Trump Threatens Iran Over Fake News Plot to Kill US Envoy – Stephen Lendman

Believe nothing establishment media report. They consistently lie and otherwise deceive followers of their fake news rubbish. On September 13, Politico falsely claimed that Iran is “weighing an assassination attempt against the American ambassador to South Africa (sic).”  Citing an anonymous Trump regime official, the publication claimed (a nonexistent plot) is in retaliation for killingContinue reading “Trump Threatens Iran Over Fake News Plot to Kill US Envoy – Stephen Lendman”

Iran, the United States and False Flags – American Herald Tribune

United States’ government spokespeople are forever demonizing Iran. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has proclaimed that Iran is the world’s chief sponsor of terrorism. In keeping with this, the possibility of the U.S. waging war against Iran is very real. We must remember that Iran has not invaded another country since 1798: yes, that is 222Continue reading “Iran, the United States and False Flags – American Herald Tribune”

Israel’s Friends at the RNC: “Christian Zionists” Dictate the Agenda of the Republican Party – Dissident Voice

It is difficult – and futile – to argue which American president has historically been more pro-Israel. While former President Barack Obama, for example, has pledged more money to Israel than any other US administration in history, Donald Trump has provided Israel with a blank check of seemingly endless political concessions. Certainly, the unconditional backing and loveContinue reading “Israel’s Friends at the RNC: “Christian Zionists” Dictate the Agenda of the Republican Party – Dissident Voice”

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Officially Sanctioned by US Government – The Palestine Chronicle

The United States has officially sanctioned International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda for investigating war crimes committed by the US and its allies. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has also said that Phakiso Mochochoko, the head of the ICC’s Jurisdiction, Complementarity and Cooperation Division, had also been blacklisted. … Israeli leaders welcomed the USContinue reading “ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Officially Sanctioned by US Government – The Palestine Chronicle”

Russian Foreign Ministry on Iran, Mali, and Deploying Banned Missiles by the US – Stephen Lendman

Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova (MZ below) said the following on unlawful Trump regime actions toward Iran. Its attempts to restore UN sanctions on the country that became null and void after P5+1 countries signed the JCPOA that was affirmed by SC Res. 2231 have no legal standing and are “doomed to fail,” adding: It hasContinue reading “Russian Foreign Ministry on Iran, Mali, and Deploying Banned Missiles by the US – Stephen Lendman”

Trump Regime Unilaterally and Illegally Imposing Snapback Sanctions on Iran – Stephen Lendman

DJT unlawfully withdrew from the JCPOA in May 2018, giving his regime no legal say over its implementation or whatever relates to it. … Only JCPOA signatories Russia, China, Britain, France and Germany may legally invoke snapback now — not the US after illegally abandoning the binding agreement. … Time and again, the US doesContinue reading “Trump Regime Unilaterally and Illegally Imposing Snapback Sanctions on Iran – Stephen Lendman”

No Longer Leader of the Free World: Trump Administration Humiliated at UN over Iran Arms Embargo – Global Research

Last week, I asked, “Will Trump’s Maximum Pressure on UNSC against Lifting Iran Arms Embargo Backfire Big Time?” As Iran’s IRNA news service reports today, the answer was a resounding “Yes!” On Friday, the United Nations Security Council took up a resolution presented by US ambassador to the UN, Kelly Craft, aimed at an indefinite extension of theContinue reading “No Longer Leader of the Free World: Trump Administration Humiliated at UN over Iran Arms Embargo – Global Research”

Video: Trump’s Failed Iran Policy Is Leading Us To War – Ron Paul Institute

President Trump has been consistent on Iran and, unfortunately, consistently wrong. His Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has been foaming at the mouth for war with Iran for years, along with the various neocons like Eliot Abrams who serve as cogs in the war machine. As the US moves closer to war with Iran, theContinue reading “Video: Trump’s Failed Iran Policy Is Leading Us To War – Ron Paul Institute”

Yemen: State Department Clears Bomb Peddler Pompeo of Wrongdoing in Civilian Deaths Investigation – Mint Press News

It looks like the United States government is ready to move on from the internal squabble that erupted over an $8.1 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia and other client Arab states embroiled in the war on Yemen and continue the policy of arming and funding the Saudi-led coalition of anti-Houthi forces propping up the “internationally-recognized” government of Abdrabbuh MansurContinue reading “Yemen: State Department Clears Bomb Peddler Pompeo of Wrongdoing in Civilian Deaths Investigation – Mint Press News”

Pompeo Gives New Meaning to the Ugly American – Stephen Lendman

Judge him by his actions and rhetoric, defining the menace he represents. Time and again, he shows that he’s mentally unbalanced, recklessly dangerous, arrogant and contemptuous of the rule of law. He’s also able to manipulate geopolitical know-nothing Trump to go along with policies no responsible leader and government would tolerate. … Like Trump, PompeoContinue reading “Pompeo Gives New Meaning to the Ugly American – Stephen Lendman”

US Rhetoric Reflects a Long Past Era – New Eastern Outlook

What is always revealing is to compare the rhetoric of US political leaders with the reality of their actual behaviour. Although billing itself as the leader of the free world, that alleged leadership more often manifests itself as unbridled bullying of nations it regards as lesser entities. The visit to Copenhagen for example, received aContinue reading “US Rhetoric Reflects a Long Past Era – New Eastern Outlook”

Video: US Expels China From Houston Consulate. Is Pompeo Pushing To Spark China War? – Ron Paul Institute

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was in the UK yesterday, blaming China for the spread of the coronavirus and suggesting it was a purposeful move on the part of Beijing. Meanwhile in an incredible escalation, the US State Department has demanded that China evacuate its consulate in Houston, TX. Meanwhile US Defense Secretary EsperContinue reading “Video: US Expels China From Houston Consulate. Is Pompeo Pushing To Spark China War? – Ron Paul Institute”

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine, and Unlawful US Sanctions – Stephen Lendman

Endless US orchestrated aggression in Syria continues in its 10th year, NATO countries and Israel complicit in endless war on the republic and its people. Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova (MZ below) explained that there’s “considerable tension” in areas controlled by US-supported jihadists — “primarily (in) Idlib (province) and east of the Euphrates” river. … MZContinue reading “Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine, and Unlawful US Sanctions – Stephen Lendman”

How Many Ways Can Israel Wage War on Iran Before the Media Reports Israel Is Waging War on Iran? – Global Research

So, although The New York Times was wrong, it was right. The illusory event did not add another physical act of war to Israel’s resume. It added another new kind of war to the resume: missile attacks, bomb attacks, cyber attacks, assassinations, political assassinations and, now, economic warfare. How many different ways can Israel wage war onContinue reading “How Many Ways Can Israel Wage War on Iran Before the Media Reports Israel Is Waging War on Iran? – Global Research”

Video: Unleashing The Beast – How Trump Green-Lit CIA Global Secret War – Ron Paul Institute

Explosive new information has revealed how President Trump in 2018 signed a presidential intelligence finding that gave the CIA unprecedented leeway to conduct secret warfare against Washington’s declared enemies. Then-CIA director Mike Pompeo was handed a blank check to attack even foreign charities and news outlets. Plus in today’s program: The ongoing US war againstContinue reading “Video: Unleashing The Beast – How Trump Green-Lit CIA Global Secret War – Ron Paul Institute”

Turmoil at Home, Turmoil Abroad: Israel and the U.S. Escalate Their War Against Iran – The Unz Review

TCTT editor note: Another good article where the author unfortunately seems to have bought into the official virus fearmongering narrative, for facts re the so called “pandemic” see: Facts about Covid-19 Perhaps the most ridiculous SJW demand arising out of the ethno-racism nonsense that has induced the politicians and journalists to go down on theirContinue reading “Turmoil at Home, Turmoil Abroad: Israel and the U.S. Escalate Their War Against Iran – The Unz Review”

Dueling Security Council Remarks by Iran and US – Stephen Lendman

In its dealings with other nations, Iran scrupulously observes its international obligations, including the rule of law — seeking cooperative relations with other nations worldwide, hostility toward none, except in self-defense if attacked, its legitimate UN Charter right. Washington’s agenda is polar opposite, seeking dominance over other nations worldwide, wars by hot and other meansContinue reading “Dueling Security Council Remarks by Iran and US – Stephen Lendman”

No End to Illegal US Sanctions War on Iran – Stephen Lendman

Since Iranians ended a generation of US installed fascist tyranny in 1979, both militant wings of its war party waged state terror on the Islamic Republic and its people. Its main strategy has been and continues to be weaponized sanctions. Aiming to make Iran’s economy scream and its people suffer, they’re political instruments of massContinue reading “No End to Illegal US Sanctions War on Iran – Stephen Lendman”

US Sanctions Iranians for Petrol Shipments to Venezuela – Pompeo Warns Other Would-Be ‘Mariners’ – 21st Century Wire

A new low for Washington (as if that was even possible), in its economic and ‘regime change’ war being waged against the countries of Iran and Venezuela. US Sanctions Iranians for Petrol Shipments to Venezuela – Pompeo Warns Other Would-Be ‘Mariners’

Trump Imposes Sanctions on the Captains of the Ships who Delivered Iranian Oil to Venezuela – Syria News

The extended sanctions to third parties is the US’s new policy of punishing the people by depriving them of any help in order to push them to oust their legitimate governments and allow the USA to install puppet regimes and dictators in place, Augusto Pinochet rings any bell? Trump Imposes Sanctions on the Captains ofContinue reading “Trump Imposes Sanctions on the Captains of the Ships who Delivered Iranian Oil to Venezuela – Syria News”

Al-Moallem: The real goal behind the so-celled Caesar Act is to open the door for the return of terrorism – SANA

Deputy prime Minister, Foreign and Expatriates Minister, Walid Al-Moallem said that the real goal behind the so-called “Caesar Act” is to open the door for terrorism to return to Syria as in 2011 and to force Syria to give up its alliance with the resistance. In a press conference on Tuesday, al-Moallem said that theContinue reading “Al-Moallem: The real goal behind the so-celled Caesar Act is to open the door for the return of terrorism – SANA”

Caesar’s Palace: 5 questions on America’s latest round of Syria sanctions – OffGuardian

For many a decade we’ve been nurtured in a view of sanctions (preferable to the harsher term, ‘blockade’) as almost benign – the gentle nudging by a caring parent to encourage a wayward child to mend her ways. The most serious puncturing of so naive and rose-tinted a view came when, it having emerged thatContinue reading “Caesar’s Palace: 5 questions on America’s latest round of Syria sanctions – OffGuardian”

Convicted US Spy v. Russian Political Prisoners in America – Stephen Lendman

Sergey Lavrov stressed that Whelan was caught “red-handed.” His arrest, prosecution, conviction, and imprisonment had nothing to do with swapping him for Russian nationals behind bars in the US. Claims otherwise are “completely untrue,” Lavrov stressed. “We never do things like that. I’ll say it again. He was caught red-handed.” Unlike harshly treated Russian politicalContinue reading “Convicted US Spy v. Russian Political Prisoners in America – Stephen Lendman”

America’s Supernational Sovereignty – Global Research

One of the most disturbing aspects of American foreign policy since 9/11 has been the assumption that decisions made by the United States are binding on the rest of the world, best exemplified by President George W. Bush’s warning that “there was a new sheriff in town.” Apart from time of war, no other nationContinue reading “America’s Supernational Sovereignty – Global Research”