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”

Beware the US-Israel-UAE Strategic Agenda for the Arab Region – Global Research

It certainly was dramatic, as US President Donald Trump announced in the White House Thursday an agreement by the United Arab Emirates and Israel to move to full normalisation. But is it really a harbinger of wider peace in the Middle East? Or rather, something to cause us all great concern, as three of the region’s most militaristicContinue reading “Beware the US-Israel-UAE Strategic Agenda for the Arab Region – Global Research”

It’s Not Happening: the Mainstream Media Is the Enabler of American Dysfunction – Unz Review

Has anyone seen anywhere in the mainstream media a serious discussion of Israel’s possible role in the Beirut bombing? I am not suggested an evidence-free indictment of Israel but rather just a review of Israel’s possible motive and a consideration of its capability to carry out such an attack without having to directly do itContinue reading “It’s Not Happening: the Mainstream Media Is the Enabler of American Dysfunction – Unz Review”

US Political Conventions: Scripted Theater Without Substance – Stephen Lendman

This year’s virtual format aside, Dem and GOP conventions are well-rehearsed, scripted Hollywood sound stage-like productions. They feature mass deception, bombast over substance, slogans and one-liners over solutions, along with promises made to be broken, bashing the other wing of the one-party state and its presidential candidate. Both parties are two sides of the sameContinue reading “US Political Conventions: Scripted Theater Without Substance – 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”

Statement of Ambassador Dr. Bashar Ja’afari, the Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic at the meeting of the Security Council on Agenda Item “The Situation in the Middle East” – The Syria Times

Since the Security Council endorsed the political process as a base for resolving the crisis in my country, some of the Permanent Members of this Council have endeavored to undermine this approach day after day, month after month, and year after year to the extent that these same Members have, unfortunately, started misusing the CouncilContinue reading “Statement of Ambassador Dr. Bashar Ja’afari, the Permanent Representative of the Syrian Arab Republic at the meeting of the Security Council on Agenda Item “The Situation in the Middle East” – The Syria Times”

Will Belarus become the next Banderastan? – The Saker

The situation in Belarus is evolving very rapidly, and not for the better, to say the least.  A lot has been going on, but here is a summary of what are the most crucial developments in my opinion: * Last Sunday was a major success for the Belarusian opposition: huge crowds took to the streetsContinue reading “Will Belarus become the next Banderastan? – The Saker”

Send in the Clowns for the Circus Is in Town – Edward Curtin

Don’t bother, they’re here, already performing in the center ring under the big top owned and operated by The Umbrella People. Trump, Biden, Pence, Harris, and their clownish sidekicks, Pompeo, Michelle Obama, et al., are performing daily under the umbrella’s shadowy protection. For The Umbrella People run a three-ring circus, and although their clowns popContinue reading “Send in the Clowns for the Circus Is in Town – Edward Curtin”

Trump Says ‘Seized’ Iranian Fuel Bound for Venezuela Now in Houston – 21st Century Wire

The US confirmed on Friday that it seized 1.116 million barrels of Iranian fuel that was bound for Venezuela. President Trump said the four oil tankers that are carrying the fuel are headed to Houston. “We have four tankers. They are going to Houston, and they’re there … Iran is not supposed to be doingContinue reading “Trump Says ‘Seized’ Iranian Fuel Bound for Venezuela Now in Houston – 21st Century Wire”

Interpreting the UAE/Israel Agreement on Suspending Annexation – Global Research

This is the normalization of relations mediated by Trump and this agreement is to be signed in the White House. What propaganda will Trump use for this issue in the presidential election? As Trump has already claimed, this will be presented to the American people as a demonstration of the effectiveness of Trump’s deal-making diplomacy,Continue reading “Interpreting the UAE/Israel Agreement on Suspending Annexation – Global Research”

Video: US Attacks Syrian Army Outpost As US Firm Moves To Steal Syrian Oil – Ron Paul Institute

Obama’s “Assad must go” Syria policy lives on, even three plus years into the Trump Administration. Yesterday, US troops illegally occupying Syrian territory shot at a Syrian army checkpoint and a US helicopter followed up by destroying the outpost. At least one Syrian soldier was killed in the incident. Earlier this month a politically-connected USContinue reading “Video: US Attacks Syrian Army Outpost As US Firm Moves To Steal Syrian Oil – Ron Paul Institute”

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”

What’s the US End Game With Iran? – Ron Paul Institute

RPI Director Daniel McAdams joins former US Senate foreign policy analyst (and RPI past conference speaker) Jim Jatras to discuss this week’s moves by the Trump Administration to extend an arms embargo against Iran and to activate the “snap-back” sanctions provided for in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (Iran deal) if Iran is foundContinue reading “What’s the US End Game With Iran? – Ron Paul Institute”

Good News: Fauci’s Out and Common Sense Might Be Returning – Ron Paul Institute

These days it seems there is not much good news out there. People are still panicked over the coronavirus, governments are still trampling civil liberties in the name of fighting the virus, the economy –already teetering on the edge of collapse – has been kicked to the ground by what history may record as oneContinue reading “Good News: Fauci’s Out and Common Sense Might Be Returning – Ron Paul Institute”

Netanyahu Regime Terrorizes Gazans – Stephen Lendman

Largely abandoned by the world community, Palestinians are isolated on their own in pursuing their fundamental rights Israel denies them — besieged Gazans harmed most. Longstanding Israeli policy is all about settlement expansions on stolen Palestinian land — along with a divide, conquer and control strategy to make make self-determination unattainable. Israel wants all valuedContinue reading “Netanyahu Regime Terrorizes Gazans – Stephen Lendman”

Video: UKC News – Testing & Deaths Data Fudged, Bill Gates Damage Control, Trump vs Biden-Kamala – 21st Century Wire

This week, the UK government’s new COVID ‘test and trace’ program descended into further chaos, as more questions emerged over the shady statistical practices being employed which is has given the public a false impression of the supposed ‘pandemic.’ Meanwhile, self-proclaimed global public health leader Bill Gates has employed the mainstream media in order toContinue reading “Video: UKC News – Testing & Deaths Data Fudged, Bill Gates Damage Control, Trump vs Biden-Kamala – 21st Century Wire”

How the Israel-UAE Deal puts the Bogus Peace Industry Back in Business – Dissident Voice

(TCTT editor note: Good article but like many the author seems to have bought into the climate alarmism narrative & the pandemic narrative, other than those small parts it is worth a read) If there is one conclusion to draw from the agreement this week between Israel and the United Arab Emirates – with IsraelContinue reading “How the Israel-UAE Deal puts the Bogus Peace Industry Back in Business – Dissident Voice”

Video: Great News From Washington (And It’s NOT Kamala Harris!) – Ron Paul Institute

Will presidential hopeful Joe Biden choice of a pro-war authoritarian as his running mate give him the edge over Trump? Is there any issue Kamala Harris is not terrible on from a libertarian point of view? But there is good news out of Washington: President Trump has chosen a new coronavirus advisor who opposes lockdownsContinue reading “Video: Great News From Washington (And It’s NOT Kamala Harris!) – 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”

Erdogan Killed Two Iraqi Officers and a Soldier in a Drone Bombing – Syria News

Turkish madman Erdogan killed three members of the Iraqi border control forces, two of them are officers in a targeted drone bombing of their vehicle on Iraqi territories. Iraqi security source stated that a Turkish drone bombed an Iraqi border control vehicle in the Bradost region, northeast of Erbil in the north of Iraq nearContinue reading “Erdogan Killed Two Iraqi Officers and a Soldier in a Drone Bombing – Syria News”

Prof. Michel Raimbaud to ST: If I were the Lebanese legal government, I wouldn’t meet Mr. Macron’s demands/ By Basma Qaddour – Mark Taliano

The Former French diplomat Prof. Michel Raimbaud believes that the real goals of Macron’s visit, that was surely undertaken  with Trump’s blessing is to bring Lebanon to request and accept international (i.e. western) assistance for the reconstruction  for  years to come, to isolate even more strictly Syria and to prevent the realization of the routeContinue reading “Prof. Michel Raimbaud to ST: If I were the Lebanese legal government, I wouldn’t meet Mr. Macron’s demands/ By Basma Qaddour – Mark Taliano”

Video: SUNDAY SCREENING – ‘Steal of the Century’ – Part 2 (2020) – 21st Century Wire

Our weekly documentary film curated by editorial team at 21WIRE. Filmed on the ground in occupied Palestine by by Robert Inlakesh, this second installment of a two-part documentary series investigates the so-called ‘peace process’ led by the United States, and President Trump’s proposed ‘Deal of the Century’ and why the Palestinian people have unanimously rejectedContinue reading “Video: SUNDAY SCREENING – ‘Steal of the Century’ – Part 2 (2020) – 21st Century Wire”

Coronavirus is the New ‘Terrorism’ – Ron Paul Institute

Pelosi’s plan will lead to either a federal mask mandate or federal funding of state and local mask mandate enforcement. Those who resist wearing masks could likely be reported to the authorities by government-funded mask monitors. We can label this the “Stasi” approach to health policy, after the infamous East German secret police force. ContactContinue reading “Coronavirus is the New ‘Terrorism’ – Ron Paul Institute”