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The Duran - 2019-09-16 - Original post - cached version

Via RT…

Iran has rebuffed US accusations of launching a drone attacks that cut Saudi Arabia’s oil output in half. A senior Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps commander, meanwhile, has warned Washington that Tehran is ready for war.

Allegations that Iran was behind the drone...

The Duran - 2019-09-15 - Original post - cached version

Via RT…

A drone attack on Saudi oil facilities claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels prompted Washington to blame Tehran, with US warhawk, Senator Lindsey Graham, calling for a strike against Iran.

The smoke from the huge fires at the world’s largest oil processing plant caused...

Dissident Voice - 2019-09-06 - Original post - cached version

The Wars in Iraq and Afghanistan required major shifts in national resources from civilian to military purposes and contributed to the growth of the budget deficit and public debt. Through FY 2018, the direct costs of the wars will have totaled more than $1.9 trillion, according to...

Dissident Voice - 2019-09-05 - Original post - cached version


South China Morning Post

Through the summer the world has watched as protests shook Hong Kong. As early as April they began as peaceful demonstrations which peaked in early June, with hundreds of thousands, in protest of...

Porkins Policy Review - 2019-09-04 - Original post - cached version

This week JP Sottile joined me for the first hour to discuss the climate catastrophe. We started out by discussing how many people, including myself, have long ignored this issue. We talked about how daunting and overwhelming the crisis is, and how this has led many to feel as though they can’...

Grayzone Project - 2019-09-03 - Original post - cached version

From her influential post at the Treasury Department, Sigal Mandelker has vowed to defend “our great partner, Israel” by sanctioning…

The post Meet the militantly pro-Israel Trump official directing the economic war on Iran appeared first on The Grayzone.

Consortium News - 2019-08-28 - Original post - cached version

It is difficult to imagine how the Trump administration could have not given Israel the green light to carry out these attacks as part of the U.S. maximum pressure campaign against Iran, writes Giorgio Cafiero. By Giorgio Cafiero Special to…

21 Century Wire - 2019-08-26 - Original post - cached version


By Dr Tim Anderson

Having launched hundreds of attacks on Syria, while Damascus was distracted by its anti-terrorism operations, Israel has unleashed a wave of terrorism through drone attacks on Iraq’s popular mobilization forces (Hashd al Shaabi), followed by attacks on Lebanon,...

Pass Blue - 2019-08-21 - Original post - cached version

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, second from left, and his entourage about to attend the UN Security Council meeting on peace and security in the Middle East. He talked about Iran’s role in sowing unrest in the region. MANUEL ELIAS/UN PHOTO

In the middle of a muggy August afternoon in...

Dissident Voice - 2019-08-13 - Original post - cached version

People in Venezuela shall defend the Bolivarian Revolution. To defend the land, the people are prepared for battle. This is the promise by the people in the land the revolution is moving forward with its transforming process.

Nicolas Maduro, the president of Venezuela, said: Venezuela is...

The Duran - 2019-08-06 - Original post - cached version

Submitted by Steve Brown…

Subsequent to decades of failed foreign policy, from continuous wars to the “Arab spring” (read: nightmare) Washington has arrived at a crossroads. Designed to make money for its military contractors and upset just about everyone else, the DC establishment...

Consortium News - 2019-08-05 - Original post - cached version

The populist League party may be joining the ranks of other entities and individuals who have been discredited for not aligning with NATO’s anti-Russian posture, writes Andrew Spannaus. By Andrew Spannaus in Milan Special to Consortium News A meeting with Russians, allegations…

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Dissident Voice - 2019-07-29 - Original post - cached version

As I pen this short essay, Iran is standing against the mightiest nation on earth. It is facing tremendous danger; of annihilation even, if the world does not wake up fast, and rush to its rescue.

Stunning Iranian cities are in danger, but above all, its people: proud and beautiful,...

Consortium News - 2019-07-22 - Original post - cached version

Despite the seemingly escalating risks of war, last week also produced an unexpected drift toward the mahogany table.  By Patrick Lawrence Special to Consortium News There was no shortage of alarming incidents in and around the Persian Gulf last week.…

Pass Blue - 2019-07-15 - Original post - cached version

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo with the newly named chair of the Commission on Unalienable Rights, Mary Ann Glendon, right, July 8, 2019. The commission will be operating on the principles of “natural” law and rights, and Glendon has close links to the Vatican. MICHAEL GROSS/STATE DEPARTMENT...

Dissident Voice - 2019-07-12 - Original post - cached version

The recent arrival of Africa’s most popular televangelist preacher, TB Joshua, to address thousands of foreign pilgrims in Nazareth produced a mix of consternation and anger in the city of Jesus’s childhood.

There was widespread opposition from Nazareth’s political movements, as well as...

Dissident Voice - 2019-07-12 - Original post - cached version

Iran announced the second step in reducing her commitment under the 2015 so-called Nuclear Deal, officially known as The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), by exceeding the limit set by agreement of 3.67% uranium enrichment and 300 kg of enriched uranium accumulation. When asked by the...

Consortium News - 2019-07-01 - Original post - cached version

Donald Trump will ultimately have to remind his national security adviser and secretary of state who is president if there’s to be progress on North Korea, says Ray McGovern.  By Ray McGovern Special to Consortium News There is hope for…

Dissident Voice - 2019-06-26 - Original post - cached version

It is the assessment of the United States Government that the Islamic Republic of Iran is responsible for the attacks that occurred in the Gulf of Oman today. This assessment is based on intelligence, the weapons used, the level of expertise needed to execute the operation, recent...

The Duran - 2019-06-26 - Original post - cached version

RT CrossTalk host Peter Lavelle and The Duran’s Alex Christoforou discuss US President Trump’s latest series of tweets that slam Iran as “ignorant” and “insulting”.

In an about face from last week’s restraint to go to war with Iran, Trump’s recent tweets warn of total and complete...

Dissident Voice - 2019-06-25 - Original post - cached version

The recent escalation of conflict between the United States and Iran threatens another US military quagmire that would create crisis and chaos in Iran, the region and perhaps globally as well as costing the US trillions of dollars. The US needs to change course — a deeply wrong course it has...

Dissident Voice - 2019-06-25 - Original post - cached version

The more reified the world becomes, the thicker the veil cast upon nature, the more the thinking weaving that veil in its turn claims ideologically to be nature, primordial experience.
— Theodor M. Adorno, Critical Models, Columbia University Press, 1963

Year after year...

The Duran - 2019-06-24 - Original post - cached version

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris examine the reasons, and the many theories being debated, as to why US President Trump decided on a more measured and cautious response to the downing of an American Drone by Iran.

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Grayzone Project - 2019-06-23 - Original post - cached version

La historia del ascenso del cerebro del cambio de régimen a travéz de instituciones de la élite estadounidense y la…

The post De Exxon a ’embajador:’ Cómo Carlos Vecchio se convirtió en el principal lobista del golpe de estado appeared first on The Grayzone.

Consortium News - 2019-06-22 - Original post - cached version

UPDATED: VIPS says its direct experience with Mike Pompeo leaves them with strong doubt regarding his trustworthiness on issues of consequence to the President and the nation. DATE: June 21, 2019 MEMORANDUM FOR: The President.  FROM: Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS)…
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Consortium News - 2019-06-21 - Original post - cached version

Donald Trump pulled back from igniting a potentially disastrous war in the Persian Gulf on Thursday night with just 10 minutes to spare, but the super-hawks he surrounded himself with will probably try again, writes Joe Lauria. By Joe Lauria…

Dissident Voice - 2019-06-19 - Original post - cached version

Peter Koenig, PressTV Interview Transcript
19 June 2019

Background

Moscow, June 18, 2019 (AFP)

Russia on Tuesday called for restraint to avoid escalation in the Middle East after the US said it was deploying additional troops due to heightened tensions with Iran...

Dissident Voice - 2019-06-19 - Original post - cached version

The Trump administration has a problem: How to start another war – this time with Iran – without having a justifiable reason for one.  No doubt members of Trump’s team, led by the war-thirsty and perdurable John Bolton, are working hard to solve this urgent problem.  If they can’t find a...

Consortium News - 2019-06-18 - Original post - cached version

From flimsy false flags in the Gulf to the signing of Assange’s extradition warrant, Craig Murray reviews the abuses of power made  obvious in the past two weeks.  By Craig Murray CraigMurray.org.uk Standing back a little and surveying the events…

The Duran - 2019-06-17 - Original post - cached version

Submitted by Mousumi Roy…

Again, a Republican administration is lying in order to provoke a war against an oil-rich Middle Eastern country. Wondering if Biden will once again repeat the lies in order to justify another invasion or whether he will actually look at the evidence this...

Aletho News - 2019-06-16 - Original post - cached version

By Rob Sloan | The Blog Mire | June 14, 2019 Allergy Warning: May contain traces of Nuts & Boltons The US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, has blamed Iran for the deaths of 23 Swedish sailors in an attack on an oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz. However, in what is said to […]

MintPress - 2019-06-16 - Original post - cached version

“I was the CIA director. We lied, We Cheated, We Stole”.  – Mike Pompeo

It appears that Mike Pompeo has a hard time kicking his old habits.  He appears to be as smug about lying as a CIA operative as he is as Secretary of State.  Categorically blaming the Iranians for the recent oil...

Consortium News - 2019-06-15 - Original post - cached version

Given Pompeo’s regime-change agenda for Iran, Caitlin Johnstone pours cold water over his version of events.  By Caitlin Johnstone CaitlinJohnstone.com In a move that surprised exactly zero people, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has wasted no time  scrambling to blame Iran for damage…

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Grayzone Project - 2019-06-14 - Original post - cached version

The Trump administration’s claims Iran attacked oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman were quickly debunked, with the ship’s crew…

The post US gov narrative blaming Iran for oil tanker attacks falls apart in hours appeared first on The Grayzone.

Grayzone Project - 2019-06-14 - Original post - cached version

Hell-bent on isolating and suffocating Iran, the Trump administration derailed Japan’s historic talks by accusing Tehran without any evidence whatsoever…

The post Trump admin aims to kill historic talks and strangle Iran with evidence-free accusations appeared first on The Grayzone.

Dissident Voice - 2019-06-12 - Original post - cached version

Japan used to be the number one foreign consumer of Iranian oil, slipping to number two as China increased its purchases. Now, obliged to defer to the U.S., Japan purchases none. Germany has been Iran’s largest European trade partner, and was hoping for major deals following the conclusion of...

The Duran - 2019-06-05 - Original post - cached version

Authored by Patrick Buchanan via Buchanan.org:

For a president who won his office by denouncing the Middle East wars into which George W. Bush and Barack Obama plunged the nation, Donald Trump has assembled the most unabashedly hawkish conclave of foreign policy advisers in memory...

BSNEWS - 2019-05-20 - Original post - cached version

Amid heightened global anxiety over another Bolton-induced war, then Trump appears on the scene as the soft cop proffering to dial back the madness, by talking of “no war” and “peaceful diplomacy”.

The post Trump’s Soft Cop-Hard Cop Routine on Iran appeared first on BSNEWS.

Dissident Voice - 2019-05-19 - Original post - cached version

As Patrick Cockburn has observed in a recent Counterpunch column, “At the end of the day, the US Treasury is a more powerful instrument of foreign policy than the Pentagon for all its aircraft carriers and drones.” He refers, of course, to the success of U.S. sanctions on Iran and secondary...

Dissident Voice - 2019-05-18 - Original post - cached version

Uncle Sam has a problem in his South American “backyard” with those uppity Venezuelans who insisted on democratically electing Nicolás Maduro as their president instead of by-passing the electoral process and installing the unelected US asset Juan Guaidó. No matter, Amnesty International has...

The Duran - 2019-05-18 - Original post - cached version

RT CrossTalk host Peter Lavelle and The Duran’s Alex Christoforou discuss the meeting in Sochi, Russia between US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov.

The Sochi talks concluded with an agreement to cooperate on nuclear arms control, but no...

The Duran - 2019-05-17 - Original post - cached version

Via Zerohedge…

Soaring tensions of the past nearly two weeks paving the way for a potential direct military clash in the Persian Gulf between the US and Iran could be de-escalating as rapidly as they began as the president attempts to reign in hawks in his own administration, per a...

Aletho News - 2019-05-17 - Original post - cached version

Strategic Culture Foundation | May 17, 2019 As the old saying goes, it’s good to talk. US Secretary Mike Pompeo was cordially received this week by Russian President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in the Black Sea resort of Sochi. Pompeo spoke of repairing the frayed bilateral...

21 Century Wire - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

Host Tucker Carlson asks a simple question to viewers: how exactly does attacking Iran serve America’s interests? 

Watch this powerful segment with retired Colonel Douglas MacGregor warning that a reckless Trump Administration and its resident hawks John Bolton and Mike Pompeo are...

21 Century Wire - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

Q: Who is John Bolton really working for?


Gareth Porter
Truth Dig

John Bolton has gotten away with a dangerous deception. The national security adviser’s announcement Sunday that the Pentagon has deployed air and naval forces to the Middle East, which he combined with a...

Dissident Voice - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

As of May 10, Mr. Trump has arbitrarily increased tariffs on Chinese goods imported into the US, worth about 200 billion dollars, from 10% to 25%. It is an action without any foundation. An action that makes no sense at all, as China can and will retaliate – and retaliate much stronger than what...

Porkins Policy Review - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

From Ochelli.com

In the first hour, the Author of The War State Mike Swanson discusses with Chuck the latest wave of tariffs in Trump Trade War with China. Mike also breaks down some basic ways to understand manufacturing paradigms as they emerge. Michael also covered the recent...

The Duran - 2019-05-15 - Original post - cached version

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss the rising tension between the United States and Iran, as the US has deployed an aircraft carrier group near the Iranian shores and sent B-52 bombers on patrol in the Persian Gulf.

A recent “Gulf of...

Dissident Voice - 2019-05-15 - Original post - cached version

Hegemons are never going to sound too sensible when they lock horns or joust in spats of childish anger.  Power corrupts, not merely in terms of perspective but language, and making sense about the next move, the next statement, is bound to be challenging.  Otherwise justified behaviour can be...

The Duran - 2019-05-14 - Original post - cached version

Via Zerohedge…

Update: Just as everyone with half a frontal lobe had expected, the WSJ reported late on Monday that according to an initial U.S. assessment, “Iran was likely behind the attack” on the two Saudi Arabian oil tankers and two other vessels damaged over the weekend near...

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