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”

Poland and Lithuania Are Escalating Events in Belarus as They Did with Maidan – Global Research

Effectively, what Lukashenko has done is protected the country from neo-liberal policies that spread throughout Eastern Europe after the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991, which resulted in many of the industries being shut down or privatized, impoverishing much of the population. Because of this action, Lukashenko earned the nom de guerre of “the last dictator ofContinue reading “Poland and Lithuania Are Escalating Events in Belarus as They Did with Maidan – Global Research”

US Envoy for Iran Brian Hook Steps Down, Replaced by Elliott Abrams – 21st Century Wire

What new plans does Washington have for Iran? This week, one of President Trump’s longest serving foreign officers, Brian Hook, announced his departure from the State Department position as special envoy for Iran. This move is not particularly encouraging for Iran, considering that his replacement will be rabid neoconservative relic and Iran hard-liner from the BushContinue reading “US Envoy for Iran Brian Hook Steps Down, Replaced by Elliott Abrams – 21st Century Wire”

Trump’s Attacks on Venezuela, Syria and Iran Are Criminal, But Joe Biden Vows to Be Even Worse – American Herald Tribune

The corporate media in this country can endlessly repeat lies about Russia paying Taliban bounties, but ignore important information that is public and easily provable. A recent example is President Donald Trump’s announcement of some sort of an attack against Venezuela.  While visiting the U.S. Southern Command (SOUTHCOM) in Florida, Trump gave an interview to NoticiasContinue reading “Trump’s Attacks on Venezuela, Syria and Iran Are Criminal, But Joe Biden Vows to Be Even Worse – American Herald Tribune”

After 23 Years of Media Warfare Against Venezuela, the US Says it Will Start a Media War – Global Research

After 23 years of unremitting media warfare against Venezuela, the United States announces that it will start a media war against Venezuela. It’s cynical, it’s tragic, it’s even comical. Since 1997, when Commander Hugo Chávez Frías began to emerge in the polls as a presidential option, and until today, the United States has led the most violentContinue reading “After 23 Years of Media Warfare Against Venezuela, the US Says it Will Start a Media War – Global Research”

Syrian Parliamentary Elections – Stephen Lendman

Despite endless US-led war on Syria and its people, 1,656 candidates, including around 200 women, are vying for 250 seats in Sunday parliamentary elections. Nearly 7,300 polling stations are accommodating voters in all provinces. Candidates from Bashar al-Assad’s National Progressive Front are favored to win majority control. Sunday’s legislative election is the third since theContinue reading “Syrian Parliamentary Elections – Stephen Lendman”

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”

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”

US Plans to Invade Venezuela through Colombia – American Herald Tribune

Recently, Colombian mercenaries invaded Venezuela by sea in American vessels. Venezuelan security forces neutralized the attack, but since then it has become clear that Colombia is willing to collaborate with the US to overthrow the government of Nicolás Maduro. Apparently, therefore, American troops arriving in the country are preparing for a next step in thisContinue reading “US Plans to Invade Venezuela through Colombia – American Herald Tribune”

UK Commits ‘Highway Robbery’ of Venezuelan Gold, Says Academic – Global Research

When it comes to Venezuela, Britain is suffering from split personality disorder. While the UK Foreign Office reportedly maintains ‘full, normal and reciprocal diplomatic relations’ with legitimately elected President Maduro’s government, and with Maduro’s UK ambassador, the British government has been actively supporting the self-appointed US-backed ‘leader’ Juan Guaido, who led the coup against Maduro inContinue reading “UK Commits ‘Highway Robbery’ of Venezuelan Gold, Says Academic – Global Research”

Video: US Files Suit to Seize Iranian Tankers Headed for Venezuela – Ron Paul Institute

In the latest attempt to increase economic pressure on two foes, US prosecutors filed a civil lawsuit to seize the gasoline aboard four Iranian tankers that set sail for Venezuela last month. The civil-forfeiture complaint aims not only to stop the delivery of fuel to Venezuela but also to deprive Iran of the revenue andContinue reading “Video: US Files Suit to Seize Iranian Tankers Headed for Venezuela – Ron Paul Institute”

UK ‘Recognized’ Juan (The Puppet) Guiado as Venezuela President, Rules High Court in Gold Dispute – Global Research

Britain has “recognized” Venezuela’s opposition leader Juan Guaido as the country’s president, the UK High Court has ruled, in case over who controls the country’s gold reserves stored in London. UK ‘Recognized’ Juan Guiado as Venezuela President, Rules High Court in Gold Dispute

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’

Establishment Media Propaganda War on Syria – Stephen Lendman

Establishment media reports on what remains ongoing in war-torn Syria are some of the most abysmal in modern memory — bearing no relation to reality on the ground. US-led aggression, supported by NATO, Israel, and the Saudis is called “civil war” — despite nothing remotely “civil” about what’s going on. Cutthroat killer terrorists are calledContinue reading “Establishment Media Propaganda War on Syria – Stephen Lendman”

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”

US Wants 17 Million Syrians Starved Into Submission – Stephen Lendman

Implementation of the so-called Caesar Syria Civilian Protection legislation (Caesar Act) is the latest shoe to drop in Washington’s long war of aggression on the country, its legitimate leadership, and 17 million people. Signed into law by Trump last December, the draconian measure that breaches international law became effective on June 17. It has nothingContinue reading “US Wants 17 Million Syrians Starved Into Submission – Stephen Lendman”

President of Canadian Peace Congress labels U.S. recent sanctions on Syria as “grotesque and inexcusable” – Mark Taliano

In an interview with Syria Times e-newspaper, Figueroa said that the elusive peace will only be genuinely secured when all countries respect the full equality, independence and sovereignty of states, and end military and economic aggression and other forms of interference into the internal affairs of other countries. “We demand that the U.S. immediately rescind theContinue reading “President of Canadian Peace Congress labels U.S. recent sanctions on Syria as “grotesque and inexcusable” – Mark Taliano”

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, US Hostility Libya, Venezuela, the CTBT, and Nationwide Protests in the US – Stephen Lendman

US aggression in Syria continues in its 9th year with no prospect for resolution because Republicans and Dems are committed to forever wars on humanity at home and abroad — what the scourge of imperialism and predatory capitalism are all about. … US-supported ISIS, al-Nusra, and other jihadists continue attacks on government forces and civilians,Continue reading “Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, US Hostility Libya, Venezuela, the CTBT, and Nationwide Protests in the US – Stephen Lendman”

Operating Outside the Rule of Law: Washington Pressures International Criminal Court – Global Research

one can expect both the United States and Israel to continue their defamation of the ICC, to include the threats of armed response coming from Washington. An attack on The Hague might be unimaginable in the real world, but the past three years have demonstrated that Donald Trump is capable of almost anything. Until then,Continue reading “Operating Outside the Rule of Law: Washington Pressures International Criminal Court – Global Research”

Proliferator of Big Lies/Committer of High Crimes USA – Stephen Lendman

All politicians lie. Rare exceptions prove the rule. Past and present US politicians and senior bureaucrats are the world’s most publicized liars, notably on domestic and geopolitical issues mattering most. … Iran is the region’s leading proponent of peace, stability, and mutual cooperation among all nations — polar opposite how the US, NATO, Israel, andContinue reading “Proliferator of Big Lies/Committer of High Crimes USA – Stephen Lendman”

Pompeo’s Rage Against Peace, Equity, Justice, and the Rule of Law – Stephen Lendman

Pompeo combines psychopathological derangement with pure evil, a deadly combination. It matters because of the position he holds, impersonating the lead US diplomat along with having Trump’s ear by sucking up to him no matter how outrageous his actions. In press releases or public comments, the danger Pompeo poses is evident to everyone paying attention.Continue reading “Pompeo’s Rage Against Peace, Equity, Justice, and the Rule of Law – Stephen Lendman”

US Tankers in Persian Gulf Will Not be Safe If Iranian Oil Shipments Seized: Political Analyst – Global Research

The fact that Iran militarily responded to the Trump administration’s murder of Iranian General Qassem Soleimani and the murder of Iraqi officials showed that Iran would protect its rights if the American’s seized the oil shipments. The United States has many oil tankers that transit the Persian Gulf and they would be exposed to retaliation. The AmericansContinue reading “US Tankers in Persian Gulf Will Not be Safe If Iranian Oil Shipments Seized: Political Analyst – Global Research”