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All E. Ghouta Towns Liberated, Key Damascus Highway Open After 7yrs of Blockade – Syrian Military

Syrian forces have liberated all militant-held settlements in the Damascus suburb of Eastern Ghouta, the military command said in a televised statement. A major Syrian motorway has been unblocked for the first time in seven years. “After a set of carefully planned battles and operations carried out by our armed forces in cooperation with loyal …

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The Dangerous Combination of Bolton and Boris

There are currently several characters of clownish tendency on the stage of international affairs, with others waiting in the wings for an opportunity to prance forward and perform their antics. The most recent addition to the Western cast is the new National Security Adviser to President Trump, John Bolton, who isn’t so much a clown …

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UK’s New Defense Strategy: Con-Fusion Doctrine

The Fusion Doctrine – no, not the title of the next Bond movie, the name of the UK’s new security and defense strategy. And, yes, you guessed it: a key threat cited within this security strategy, set out in a new UK government report, is Russia. Described as a mechanism to “strengthen [Britain’s] collective approach …

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Why has Ecuador Silenced Julian Assange?

The draconian measures taken by the government of Ecuador to cut off all access to the outside world by Julian Assange represent a reactionary attack on basic democratic rights that must be vigorously opposed by workers and youth in every country. Ecuadorian authorities have blocked the WikiLeaks founder’s access to the Internet as well as …

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For the World Community, Palestinian Lives Don’t Matter

Throughout its sordid history, Israel turned the West Bank, East Jerusalem, and especially Gaza into free-fire zones – killing, injuring, maiming, and otherwise brutalizing Palestinians with impunity. The world community doesn’t care about Palestinian lives and welfare – doing nothing to stop Israeli occupation harshness, nothing to hold its officials accountable for Nuremberg-level high crimes, …

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World, Dump US Debt! You’ve Got Nothing to Lose but the Chains

As Russia steadily slashes its military spending and announces cuts will continue for the next five years through 2022, the US is going in the other direction and shoveling ever more fantastic sums of money into the military and parasite defense corporations. (Around half of Pentagon budget now goes to contractors.) US Congress passed a $1.3 trillion …

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Ethiopia: “Deceptive Facelift” or “Full-Blown Change”?

The election of Abiy Ahmed, the Muslim leader of the Oromo People’s Democratic Organization (OPDO), by the ruling Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) as the party’s chairman and presumably the country’s next Prime Minister could be more than just a “deceptive facelift” and might hint that full-blown change is on the horizon so long as …

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What Happens When Your Money is Worthless? Living with a Devalued Currency

This is one of the most important and valued articles to help you prepare. I think it could be useful, based on our experience with the economic collapse and its effects on the currency. Let me tell you what life is really like when your country has a devalued currency that is nearly worthless. How …

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How the CIA Hid Their MKULTRA Mind-Control Program

Back in the early 1990s, I interviewed John Marks, author ofSearch for the Manchurian Candidate. This was the book (1979) that helped expose the existence and range of the infamous CIA MKULTRA program. Marks related the following facts to me. He had originally filed many Freedom of Information (FOIA) requests for documents connected to the …

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