Washington and Ankara are Parting Ways with One Another

by Grete Mautner New Eastern Outlook (March 24 2019) These days one can come across all sorts of articles trying to predict the direction US-Turkish relations take, as we witness a major shift on the geopolitical stage and both of these states play no small part in it. As it's been noted by American analysts, … Continue reading Washington and Ankara are Parting Ways with One Another

Washington is Determined to Sucker Punch China into Submission

by Jean Perier New Eastern Outlook (March 25 2019) https://journal-neo.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/USLB534532.jpg No matter what Western media source you would choose to read, you are compelled to come across the rhetorics about the persistent "Chinese aggression", the notion that has already become the dominant narrative in the US. In fact, American Sinophobes claim that China doesn't simply … Continue reading Washington is Determined to Sucker Punch China into Submission

Now for Confrontation in Space

by Brian Cloughley Strategic Culture Foundation (March 25 2019) https://www.strategic-culture.org/images/news/2019/03/25/or-42426.jpg There was much international news in mid-March, although little of it was encouraging for those who prefer peace to war, handshakes to sabre-rattling, and cooperation to confrontation. But there was one item of good cheer which showed that friendly cooperation between the US and Russia … Continue reading Now for Confrontation in Space

Empire of Chaos in Hybrid War Overdrive

The Trump administration's foreign policy may be easily deconstructed as a crossover between The Sopranos and late-night comedy. by Pepe Escobar in Bangkok https://consortiumnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Pepe-Escobar-160x160.jpg Special to Consortium News (March 24 2019) Is this the Age of Anxiety? The Age of Stupidity? The Age of Hybrid War? Or all of the above? As right populism learns … Continue reading Empire of Chaos in Hybrid War Overdrive

Boeing Values Profits Over Lives – by Design

by Sonali Kolhatkar https://www.truthdig.com (March 22 2019) https://www.truthdig.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/ethiopiacrash.jpg An Ethiopian woman grieves March 14 at the scene of the Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 crash that occurred four days earlier. (Mulugeta Ayene / AP) The fatal crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft on March 10 shows us in stark terms … Continue reading Boeing Values Profits Over Lives – by Design

US Allies Defy Trump Administration’s Plea …

... to ban Huawei from 5G networks * Germany's 5G spectrum auction began on Tuesday and the government has not excluded Huawei from providing networking equipment to the country's carriers. * Other countries including Thailand and the UK have also not banned Huawei. * AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson claimed that Huawei is making it tough … Continue reading US Allies Defy Trump Administration’s Plea …

Ukrainian Security Boss Admits Ukraine Shot Down MH-17,

Planned Ethnic Genocide in Donbass by Joaquin Flores https://www.fort-russ.com/ (March 26 2019) MOSCOW - Top ranking SBU (Ukrainian Security Service) agent in charge of the ATO operation since 2014 Vasily Prozorov has just made some stunning statements to international media and has recently escaped to Russia. Moreover, without exaggeration, this is a major blow to … Continue reading Ukrainian Security Boss Admits Ukraine Shot Down MH-17,