Daily Archive: January 8, 2020

Iran Strikes US Bases in Iraq as Pentagon Deploys B-52 Bombers

Iranian media reported Tuesday night that the country’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) had attacked multiple American bases inside Iraq in the first step of retaliation for the criminal January 3 US drone missile assassination of General Qassem Suleimani, the head of IRGC’s Quds Force. Suleimani was considered the country’s second most powerful figure. The main targets of the first...

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Attack Shows Just How Fascist the ‘Modi Mob’ Is

A mob of masked thugs broke into India’s premier Jawaharlal Nehru University Sunday night and beat dozens of students who were protesting against their country’s contentious “Citizenship (Amendment) Act”, after which the victims accused the perpetrators of being allied with the ruling BJP and opposition leader Rahul Gandhi claimed that his country is now under the control of fascists, with...

Russian Eulogies: Maj. Gen. Soleimani vs. Ariel Sharon, Shimon Peres, & Bush Sr.

The language employed by President Putin and his government in response to Major General Soleimani’s assassination is unmistakably less emotional than the eulogies that he gave after the passing of Ariel Sharon, Shimon Peres, and Bush Sr., but this was to be expected since Iran isn’t a Russian “ally” like many have falsely claimed whereas the Russian leader has been...

The Three Main Reasons Trump Can’t Lose 2020 – Dispelling Nonsense Polls and Wishful Thinking

Cutting through the media noise and outright nonsense in assessing the upcoming election is going to be a necessity for anyone who wants to know what’s truly afoot. Back in October, Moody’s Analytics assessed their confidence that Trump will win in 2020. While yet another impeachment fiasco has been advanced by Democrats, this time going as far as a vote...

The Syrian Conflict is Awash with Propaganda, Chemical Warfare Bodies Should not be Caught Up in It

In the very early spring of this year, I gave a lecture to European military personnel interested in the Middle East. It was scarcely a year since Bashar al-Assad’s alleged use of chlorine gas against the civilian inhabitants of the Damascus suburb of Douma on 7 April 2018, in which 43 people were said to have been killed. Few present had much doubt that...