Weapons Went From the CIA to ISIS in Less Than Two Months

Weapons Went From the CIA to ISIS in Less Than Two Months

Mainstream media in 2013: “Conspiracy Theorists!”  Mainstream media in 2017: “ISIS Got a Powerful Missile the CIA Bought!”  Years late to the party, mainstream media outlets like USA Today, Reuters, and Buzzfeed are just out with “breaking” and “exclusive” stories detailing how a vast arsenal of weapons sent to Syria by the CIA in cooperation with…

‘Defensive Actions’? NATO Launches New Multinational Force to Counter Russia

‘Defensive Actions’? NATO Launches New Multinational Force to Counter Russia

NATO is launching a new multinational force in Romania to counter Russia along its eastern flank and keep close tabs on the Russian presence in the Black Sea. The chief of the military alliance said NATO’s actions are purely “defensive and proportionate.” “Here in Romania, our multinational framework brigade is now operational,” Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg…

US Troops in Europe and the Middle East are There to Provoke China More Than Russia or Iran

US Troops in Europe and the Middle East are There to Provoke China More Than Russia or Iran

While the US troops on the borders of Russia and Iran are generally considered intimidation/provocation tactics aimed at Moscow and Tehran, the broader reality is that America intends to use its troops as speed-bumps in China’s New Silk Road. NATO’s recent land and sea exercises in eastern and southern Europe as well as the Black…