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Get Ready, Russia: Britain is Sending Warships to the Black Sea

Is Britain girding for a fight in Russia’s backyard? For the first time since the Cold War, Britain is sending a warship to the Black Sea on a military mission. This time, the goal is to send a message to Russia: don’t invade Ukraine. The question is whether Russia will—or even should—bother to take the … Continue reading Get Ready, Russia: Britain is Sending Warships to the Black Sea

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Fighters came from around the region to join the NTC push into Bani Walid.  10 September 2011  E. Arrott

New Hillary Emails Reveal Propaganda, Executions, Coveting Libyan Oil and Gold

New Emails Expose Hillary’s Dirty War in Libya The New Year’s Eve release of over 3000 new Hillary Clinton emails from the State Department has CNN abuzz over gossipy text messages, the “who gets to ride with Hillary” selection process set up by her staff, and how a “cute” Hillary photo fared on Facebook. But … Continue reading New Hillary Emails Reveal Propaganda, Executions, Coveting Libyan Oil and Gold

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Britain is Caught in the Racist Mayhem

The UK has recently witnesses an abrupt increase in racial violence cases along with abusive behavior towards strangers and foreigners. As the sitting authorities in London try to downplay the problem, claiming that such a mayhem is the “natural state of affairs the Kingdom is now plunged into racial chaos, which affects everybody, not only … Continue reading Britain is Caught in the Racist Mayhem

FILE PHOTO: Medhanie Yehdego Mered (2nd L), 35, is pictured with Italian policemen as they land at Palermo airport, Italy, following his arrest in Khartoum, Sudan © Italian Police Department / Reuters

British Spies who Busted ‘World’s Most Wanted People Smuggler’ may have got Wrong Man

An Eritrean man accused by British authorities of being one of the world’s “most wanted people smugglers” may actually be a victim of mistaken identity, Italian prosecutors have admitted. In an embarrassing blow to a high-profile investigation led by Britain’s National Crime Agency (NCA) and GCHQ, it appears the real Medhanie Yehdego Mered remains at … Continue reading British Spies who Busted ‘World’s Most Wanted People Smuggler’ may have got Wrong Man

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If the Sultan of Mysore had had a Bit More Luck, George Washington Might be Known as the Haider Ali of North America

If the sultan of Mysore had had a bit more luck, George Washington might be known as the Haider Ali of North America. As the ruler of Mysore, a kingdom in what is now southwestern India, Haider fought a series of wars with Great Britain in the latter half of the 18th century, at the … Continue reading If the Sultan of Mysore had had a Bit More Luck, George Washington Might be Known as the Haider Ali of North America

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Where are Britain’s Armed Drones? Deployed in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan

At the first stage of what is likely to be a lengthy appeals process, the Information Commissioner has upheld the Ministry of Defence’s refusal to reveal to Drone Wars UK the number of Britain’s armed drones currently deployed.  Despite the fact that the MoD are happy to give such details about other surveillance and attack aircraft taking … Continue reading Where are Britain’s Armed Drones? Deployed in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan

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Britain Going down the Drain: Racism and Bigotry Are Growing

It is sad to have to have to acknowledge that the country of one’s birth is in decline, but there are signs that Great Britain has fallen on the slippery slope of moral deterioration. The recent surge in nationalistic jingoism and xenophobia in Britain is lamentable and obnoxious. On November 14 it was reported that the Mayor … Continue reading Britain Going down the Drain: Racism and Bigotry Are Growing

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From Pakistan to Somalia: Britain’s Seven Covert Wars

Britain is fighting at least seven covert wars in the Middle East and North Africa, outside of any democratic oversight or control. Whitehall has in effect gone underground, with neither parliament nor the public being allowed to debate, scrutinise or even know about these wars. To cover themselves, Ministers are now often resorting to lying … Continue reading From Pakistan to Somalia: Britain’s Seven Covert Wars