How North Korea is Freaking Out the US Establishment
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How North Korea is Freaking Out the US Establishment

The 19th Party Congress has made it very clear that “socialism with Chinese characteristics” – as codified by President Xi Jinping – is China’s road map ahead. Not only the strategy graphically eschews those much-lauded “Western values”; it will, in Xi’s own words, offer “a new option for other countries and nations who want to…

RussiaGate: Soft Power Suicide of a Superpower
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RussiaGate: Soft Power Suicide of a Superpower

The US’ obsession with “proving” alleged “Russian meddling” in the 2016 election and America’s subsequent institutional destruction as a result will go down in history as representing the suicide of this former superpower’s soft power. The US spent decades building up its soft power reputation as “the land of the free” and portraying itself as the most “democratic”…

CIA is Pushing to Control Cyberspace, All of Us Must be Really Worried
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CIA is Pushing to Control Cyberspace, All of Us Must be Really Worried

For a quite a while now, Western media sources have been engaged in a sort of a competition, striving to publish as many articles about so-called Russian hackers as they possibly could, while complaining about the alleged damage those unseen hackers inflicted upon the US-style democracy. Just recently, The Washington Post would feature a propaganda article…

Greatest Threat to Peace in Iraq is Not ISIS – It’s Donald Trump
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Greatest Threat to Peace in Iraq is Not ISIS – It’s Donald Trump

“Fake facts!” exclaimed a senior Iraqi official in exasperation as he pointed to photographs online allegedly showing the Iranian General Qasem Soleimani in Kirkuk, orchestrating the Iraqi government retaking of the city last month. He said that in reality the picture, tweeted by a Kurdish leader as evidence of Iranian hegemony, dates from 2014. The…