7/23/2016

Wikileaks On Hillary


Helicopter crash confirms illegal USA, UK, France meddling

Helicopter crash confirms illegal USA, UK, France meddling in the Middle East and N. Africa | Uprootedpalestinians's Blog

The Government of National Accord (GNA), Libya’s internationally-recognized ruling coalition, condemned the French intervention in a statement released on Wednesday evening, demanding an explanation from Paris and saying that it would not compromise on Libyan sovereignty.

Shia Militias Taking Back Iraq From ISIS

The attacks in France show that its colonial past endures

The attacks in France show that its colonial past endures | Natalie Nougayr de | Opinion | The Guardian

An essential backdrop to many of the reactions to recent terror is France’s history, which ties its domestic politics to the turmoil of the Arab world like those of no other European state. France and Germany have the largest Muslim populations in Europe. Unlike Germany, whose Muslims are mostly of Turkish origin, France’s minority is overwhelmingly Arab because of the country’s colonial past. (In the UK, for reasons also linked to empire, Muslims are generally of Asian background.)

7/22/2016

Purge in Turkey

What Next For Fox News?

Trump Does a U-Turn on Israel

Money Talks: Trump Does a U-Turn on Israel:


The question now is whether the Democratic candidate, Hillary Clinton, who positions herself as Israel’s greatest ally, will try to outbid Trump in cravenly submitting to the Israeli right.
It all started so differently. Through much of the primary season, Benjamin Netanyahu’s government had reason to be worried about Israel’s “special relationship” with the next occupant of the White House.
Early on, Trump promised to be “neutral” and expressed doubts about whether it made sense to hand Israel billions of dollars annually in military aid. He backed a two-state solution and refused to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.

Syria - ISIS Stronghold Surrounded

7/21/2016

ISIS Targetting Olympics?


US Massacre of Syrian Civilians - Media Blackout On This...

El autodenominado Estado Islámico cambia de estrategia

Refugee Crisis


White Center (Yellow, Pink and Lavender on Rose) by Mark Rothko (1950)


Amnesty launches scathing attack on Turkey's 'deeply worrying' meltdown

Amnesty just launched a scathing attack on Turkey's 'deeply worrying' meltdown | The Canary

Amnesty’s Director for Europe and Central Asia, John Dalhuisen, also expressed serious concerns, saying:

The sheer number of arrests and suspensions since Friday is alarming…Mass arrests and suspensions are deeply worrying in a context of increasing intolerance of peaceful dissent on the part of the Turkish government

7/20/2016

US airstrike allegedly kills 56 civilians in northern Syria

US airstrike allegedly kills 56 civilians in northern Syria | World news | The Guardian
According to the SOHR, US-led coalition airstrikes hit the northern countryside of Manbij, killing 56 and wounding “tens” more, some critically. The group claims that since 31 May, coalition strikes have killed a total of 104 civilians, including 29 children, 16 women and eight prisoners.




Libya attack: Three French soldiers killed

Libya attack: Three French soldiers killed - BBC News
Earlier on Wednesday, ministry spokesman Stephane Le Foll confirmed French special forces were in Libya.
On Tuesday, Associated Press quoted Libyan officials as saying an Islamist militia shot down a French helicopter.