November 30, 2015

John Kerry Admits They're Making "Order Out of Chaos" for "World Order"



John Kerry just told everyone exactly what the true goals are in the Middle East. They are creating chaos to bring order to it, their order, a "world order". 

It doesn't get any more blatant than this.

Truthstream Media

Israel suspends EU contact over peace process

In light of the EU's recent settlement labeling guidelines, PM calls for temporarily suspended diplomatic contact with EU bodies and their representatives until reevaluation is complete.

Israel on Sunday stepped up its battle with the EU over its decision to label products from the settlements,.. Read more.

JPost

Related,
Israel suspends EU role in peace process with Palestinians - Reuters
Israel suspends contact with EU bodies over labelling of West Bank produce - Guardian

Israël sluit EU uit van vredesonderhandelingen - NRC

Arab teen holding firebomb said shot dead in Jerusalem

Police say security forces were in ‘real life-threatening danger’; would-be assailant identified as 16-year-old from Silwan 

Border Police officers shot and killed a Palestinian teenager during a riot in East Jerusalem on Sunday. Read more.

Times of Israel

Related,
Dozens Injured in Clashes Across West Bank, Kindergarten Raided - IMEMC

Death Toll Hits 100 as Israel Kills Palestinian near Jerusalem - WAFA
Mapping the dead in latest Israeli-Palestinian violence - Al Jazeera

November 29, 2015

‘ISIS managed to sell oil to Turkey on black market at less than 50% of global prices’ – Iraqi MP



A member of the Iraqi Parliament, Dr Mowaffak al Rubaie, tells RT how ISIS manages to earn millions of dollars selling oil on the black market in Turkey and reveals that wounded terrorists are being treated in Turkish hospitals. Read more.

RT

US knows ally Saudi Arabia is the source of terrorism : Disaster Capitalism author



When disaster strikes, people set aside their differences and band together, in order to overcome adversity. But for others, catastrophes mean big business and even bigger profits. Has capitalizing on misery become an industry model?

Oksana is joined by journalist Antony Loewenstein, author of Disaster Capitalism, to discuss these issues. Full interview.

RT

Called It: Germany Censors False Flag Repeat Right After Paris Attacks



It appears The Powers That Shouldn't Be staged another false flag in Germany just days after the one that went down in Paris. 

Sadly, Aaron predicted this would happen in a video we put up *the day before it happened*. These events are so scripted and manufactured at this point, no crystal ball required.

Truthstream Media

Report: Israel Air Force strikes targets in Syria near Lebanese border

Israel has reportedly hit area in the past which has served as a major transit point for Hezbollah fighters, equipment.

The Israel Air Force attacked Syrian army and Hezbollah targets in the area around Qalamoun in Syria overnight Saturday, Israel Radio reported citing Syrian forces. Read more.

JPost

Related,
'Russians in Syria don’t prevent Israel attacks,' expert says - JPost

Starvation in Yemen: 'We are hoping just to survive'

As war rages, millions of people are struggling to access basic necessities such as food, water and fuel.

Abdullah al-Osaimi worries every day about how to put food on the table for his wife and four children. Read more.

Al Jazeera

Related,
Half of Yemen 'one step away' from famine: UN - Al Jazeera

16 more civilians killed in Saudi airstrikes on Yemen - PressTV
Fresh Saudi strikes kill dozen Yemeni civilians, injures 13 - PressTV

CNN reporter took orders from US State Dept



A reporter from American broadcaster CNN has found herself in the middle of a scandal. Declassified State Department emails show she was receiving orders from a government official.

RT

Related,
- Emails: CNN Reporter Coordinated With Hillary Aide To Smear Rand Paul During 2013 Benghazi Hearing - Daily Caller
Leaked Emails Reveal Suspended CNN Reporter Worked With Clinton Aide to Target Rand Paul in 2013 - The Blaze

Onze vergeten geschiedenis

(Earth Matters | Sanne Dijkstra) - Ons wereldbeeld wordt gedefinieerd, zoals altijd, door de filosofie en gedachtegang van de overwinnaar. In ons geval zijn dat de Romeinen en de rooms-katholieke kerk. We hebben het idee dat de mensheid echt ver in zijn ontwikkeling raakte met de komst van de jaartelling en het christelijke geloof. Daarvoor had je alleen maar een aantal nog niet bekeerde heidebewoner & barbaren die over het veld rende en aan orgies deden.

Is dit wel zo, of sluiten we een groot gedeelte van onze culturele en spirituele geschiedenis hiermee uit? Lees meer.

Earth Matters

Putin approves economic sanctions on Turkey



Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree imposing a package of economic sanctions against Turkey following its downing of a Russian Su-24 bomber in Syria

The measures include banning several Turkish organizations and the import of certain goods. Read more.

RT

Related,
Putin approves economic retaliation measures against Turkey - Today's Zaman
Turkey advises against all non-urgent travel to Russia - Today's Zaman

Erdogan spokesman says Turkey-Russia ties will survive - AA
Erdogan expresses 'sadness' over Russian jet shot down (video) - Al Jazeera

Turkish weapons ‘heading to end in ISIS hands’: RT speaks to Cumhuriyet journalists



Journalists from one of few remaining independent newspapers in Turkey, Cumhuriyet, whose editors were recently, arrested, have spoken to RT from their Istanbul office, sharing what they know about Turkey's alleged connections with Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL).

An RT crew visited the newspaper's office in Istanbul, and were allowed to talk with its reporters,.. Read more.

RT

November 28, 2015

Dutch to double places for asylum-seekers

The Netherlands will double the number of beds and shelters for tens of thousands of asylum-seekers after striking a deal with local authorities, officials said Friday amid a burgeoning refugee crisis.

As Europe grapples with its biggest flow of migrants since World War II, the Dutch government is also freeing up.... Read more.

AFP

Related,
Cold Shoulder: Scandinavian countries tighten refugee regulations (video) - RT

Thousands take to London streets in protest against UK Syria intervention

Protestors took to the London streets amid calls for the UK to continue airstrikes against the 'Islamic State' terror group. The opposition Labour Party remains divided over intervening militarily in Syria.

As many as several thousand people protested in London on Saturday against the possibility of British airstrikes in Syria,.. Read more.

DW

Related,
Syria airstrike protesters rally across UK - as it happened (video) - Guardian
London protesters oppose UK airstrikes on IS in Syria - Washington Post

Majority of Spaniards oppose joining US-led coalition: Poll - PressTV

Erdogan expresses 'sadness' over Russian jet shot down



Turkey's president voices "sadness" over downing of Russian jet on Syria border, saying he wishes it had not happened.

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan voiced "sadness" on Saturday over the downing of a Russian fighter jet by Turkish forces, saying he wished it had not happened. Read more.

Al Jazeera

Related,
Erdogan is desperately trying to de-escalate Turkey-Russia tension (video) - PressTV

Rebel Geeks: Steal from the Capitalists



As the Twitter co-creator returns to activism, his fellow hackers question the techniques he brings from Silicon Valley.

Al Jazeera

Fresh Saudi strikes kill dozen Yemeni civilians, injures 13

At least a dozen civilians have lost their lives in a new round of Saudi aerial assaults against Yemen’s southwestern province of Ta’izz.

On Saturday, Saudi warplanes struck a residential neighborhood in the al- Wazi’iyah district of the province, situated 346 kilometers (214 miles) south of the capital, Sana’a,... Read more.

PressTV

Erdogan says Putin 'playing with fire'

Turkish president accuses Moscow of striking opposition groups in Syria under pretext of fighting Daesh

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has warned his Russian counterpart against “playing with fire” in supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s regime. Read more.

AA

Relaed,
Turkey warns Russia not to 'play with fire' over downed jet - BBC

Turkey won't apologize for downing Russian warplane, Erdogan says (video) - CNN
Putin Snubs Overtures from Erdogan Over Downed Warplane - WSJ

Lavrov: Russia to suspend visa-free regime with Turkey on Jan. 1 - Today's Zaman
Russia ready to coordinate steps to block Turkish-Syrian border — FM - TASS

Turkey is a Pawn on the Chessboard for US-NATO War against Russia

In politics, nothing happens by accident. If it happens, you can bet it was planned that way - U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt 

 Timothy Alexander Guzman, Silent Crow News – Turkey’s provocation towards Russia is not surprising at all. Washington’s Fingerprints are at the Scene of the Crime. Let’s consider the facts. Syrian government forces along with Russia have turned the tide against ISIS. It is a known fact that the U.S., France, the U.K., Turkey, Israel, Saudi Arabia and Qatar had been arming, funding, training or provided safe havens for ISIS at some point in time.

Turkey was implicated in a 2012 Reuters report stating that “Turkey has set up a secret base with allies Saudi Arabia and Qatar to direct vital military and communications aid to Syria’s rebels from a city near the border.” The report also said:.. Read more.

Silent Crow News

Related,
Are Washington's Fingerprints All Over Downing of Russian Su-24 Bomber? - Sputnik
Erdogan’s Dirty Dangerous ISIS Games - NEO

Syria FM says US should study rumors Erdogan’s son is involved in oil trade with IS

According to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, the United States could not have been unaware of the scale of the Islamic States’ oil industry but preferred to spare it

US Secretary of State John Kerry should check out reports on the involvement of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s son in illegal oil trade with the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem said on Friday. Read more

TASS

Related,
Meet The Man Who Funds ISIS: Bilal Erdogan, The Son Of Turkey's President - Zero Hedge

Ankara's oil business with ISIS - RT
Son of Turkey’s president involved in oil trade with Daesh, Moscow says - PressTV

Turkey shoots down Russian plane: President Erdogan hits out at 'shameful' accusations Turks profit from Isis - Independent
Turkey accuses Russia of SLANDER for saying they buy oil from ISIS and Erdogan refuses to apologise for downing jet as Moscow deports 39 Turkish businessmen in escalating row - Daily Mail

Bilal Erdoğan’s firm buys 4th tanker for $18 million - Today's Zaman
Bilal Erdoğan purchases $35 million oil tanker - Hellenic Shipping News

Media Crackdown: Turkish journos jailed for 'treason' over gun, oil smuggling claims



A Turkish prosecutor asked a court to imprison the editor-in-chief of Cumhuriyet newspaper pending trial for espionage and treason.

In May, the outlet published photos of weapons it said were then transferred to Syria by Turkey’s intelligence agency.


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November 27, 2015

Godfather of terror: Saudi Arabia and 'IS'

The ideology of the terror organization the "Islamic State" is inspired by Wahhabism, the official religion of Saudi Arabia. But there are other links.

Hatred against those of a different faith. A bizarre world view that sees Islam threatened in many kinds of ways. Mistrust against everyone who doesn't think and believe like oneself: these are central ideological elements of the terror organization "Islamic State" (IS). Read more + video.

DW

‘Everything the West has done was to create ISIS’ – John Pilger



Afshin Rattansi goes underground with John Pilger. Award winning journalist and author, John Pilger talks to us about how Washington, London and Paris gave birth to ISIS-Daesh.

Plus we examine the media's role in spreading disinformation ahead of a vote in Parliament for UK bombing of Syria. Afshin looks at the Autumn Statement and why in a time of high alert we are cutting the police force and buying drones. Also we look at which companies are benefitting from the budget.

Plus Afshin is joined once again by former MP and broadcaster, Lembit Opik, to look at the weeks news from a cyber sinking feeling over Trident to budget boosts for the BBC.

RT

Turkish-Uyghur Terror Inc. – America’s Other Al Qaeda

Tony Cartalucci - It is no longer tenable for the United States and its regional allies in and near the Middle East to claim they are backing “moderate rebels” in the proxy war raging in Syria, Iraq, and parts of Lebanon. There is the Syrian government on one side, and terrorists including Al Qaeda and its various franchises such as the Al Nusra Front and the so-called “Islamic State” (ISIS/ISIL) on the other. 

If one is not supporting the Syrian government, it is very clear they are supporting Al Qaeda. Read more.

NEO

Related,
Turkish Grey Wolves member killed the Russian pilot from shot down jet - LiveLeak
Turkish Fascist Nationalist Grey Wolves (Bozkurt) heading to Syria to join Islamist Syrian Turkmen Rebels - LiveLeak

On the Trail of Turkey’s Terrorist Grey Wolves - Consortium News
From Syria To Asia To Russia – Terror Network Organized By NATO And Turkey - Activist Post

Displacement Of Syrians For Uyghur Terrorists In Syria? - Activist Post

Tsipras tells Abbas supports two states, '67 borders

Athens News agency reports that Greek parliament is expected to recognise Palestinian state during December 21-22 Athens visit of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras declared Greece's support for the creation of a Palestinian state with the 1967 borders and... Read more.

TOC

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Abbas due to visit Athens next month - eKathimerini
Greek Prime Minister Tsipras ends official visit to Israel, Palestinian areas - ANA-MPA

De medicijnmaffia

Hij is scherp en snoeihard in zijn oordeel over de farmaceutische industrie. De Deense hoogleraar Peter Gøtzsche. Volgens hem maakt de industrie meer slachtoffers dan de maffia in haar hoogtijdagen.

Zie hier de  volledige reportage (video). Deze reportage is ook onderdeel van NPO Journalistiek-dossier: Farmaceutische Industrie.

Brandpunt

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Stop met het voorschrijven van pillen - Trouw
Dodelijke medicijnen en georganiseerde misdaad - Gøtzsche ontnuchterende ontmaskering van big pharma - FTM

November 26, 2015

EU politicians blast Turkey’s links to ISIS, call Erdogan’s policies dangerous



Turkey's attack on the Russian bomber is the first such incident between a NATO country and Moscow in half a century. 

Across the media, there are concerns that relations between the Alliance and Russia could worsen and see a return to Cold War times.

RT

US-Turkish Military Operation in N Syria Would be de Facto an Invasion

The US and Turkey have announced an operation aimed at maintaining control over the last 98 kilometers of the Turkish-Syrian border, between Jarabulus and Afrin; this area overlaps with the primary corridor through which Islamists, including ISIL and al-Nusra receive weapons and fighters, Tony Cartalucci underscores.

In contrast to its vows to "defeat ISIL," the actions of the US-led anti-ISIL coalition demonstrate a desire to preserve the terrorist group, Bangkok-based geopolitical analyst Tony Cartalucci notes. Read more.

Sputnik

Related,
Why the West Won’t Hit ISIS Where it Hurts - NEO

U.S., Turkey working to finish shutting northern Syria border: Kerry - Reuters
US, Turkey launch operation to take entire border with Syria under control – Kerry - RT

Turkey working on defusing tension with Moscow after Russian jet downed

A day after shooting down a Russian jet at the Syrian border for violating Turkish airspace, Ankara appeared to be trying to defuse tension with Moscow, with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stressing that Turkey doesn't want an escalation of the incident.

Erdoğan said on Wednesday that Turkey doesn't want to escalate tensions... Read more.

Today's Zaman

Related,
Turkish FM calls Russia’s Lavrov 'to express sorrow' - Hürriyet
Russia is our friend, neighbor: Turkish PM - Hürriyet

Russia planning no war with Turkey — FM - TASS
Russia deploys largest air defense ships near Turkish waters - Hürriyet

Turkey tightens border control, Russia to deploy missiles - Hürriyet
Russian officers visit Turkish HQ over downed jet - AA

Turkey’s allies urge for calm after Turkey downs Russian jet - Hürriyet
Russian diplomat: NATO afraid of consequences if plane incident not settled - TASS

Lest You Forget: Lavrov Reminds Turkey of Its Involvement in ISIL Oil Trade

Turkey’s decision to shoot down a Russian bomber involved in an anti-terror mission against the self-proclaimed Islamic State terrorist group means that Ankara has effectively sided with IS.

Heading off any denial of this fact, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov reiterated Turkey’s role in the terrorist group’s illegal oil trade. Read more.

Sputnik

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Erdoğan tacitly acknowledges claim MİT transported arms to Syria - Today's Zaman

Erdoğan tacitly acknowledges claim MİT transported arms to Syria

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday seemingly validated claims previously made by critics who alleged that the Turkish government was sending weapon-filled trucks to radical groups in Syria by sarcastically asking, “So what if the MİT [National Intelligence Organization] trucks were filled with weapons?”

Pro-government figures had previously claimed that trucks belonging to MİT that were intercepted en-route to Syria contained... Read more.

Today's Zaman

Related,
Turkey targets whistle-blowing journalists - PressTV
Cumhuriyet editor-in-chief sent to court for arrest over MİT trucks coverage - Today's Zaman

November 25, 2015

Is America Powerless to Stop Pfizer Merger?



Pfizer-Allergan deal will create world's largest pharmaceutical company, higher drug prices, and hundreds of millions in lost tax revenue, but economist James Henry explains why Congress is turning a blind eye

 TRNN

Russia halts gas deliveries to Ukraine, Kyiv responds

Russia has said it is halting its gas supplies to Ukraine, waiting for Kyiv to make more upfront payments. 

Energy giant Gazprom sees serious risks to secure gas transit to Europe via Ukraine this winter. Read more.

DW

Related,
Russian gas supplies to Ukraine stop because prepayments ended - Interfax
Russia Halts Natural Gas Supplies to Ukraine as Payments End - Bloomberg

Yatsenyuk orders to stop buying gas from Russia - Ukrinform
Yatsenyuk confirms Kyiv refuses Russian gas, Russia not 'cutting off' supplies - Kyiv Post

Gas supplies to Poland via Ukraine going normally — operator - TASS

Russia will scrutinize all joint projects with Turkey — Kremlin

The construction of Turkey's first nuclear power plant Akkuyu is Russia's largest investment project in Turkey

NIZHNY TAGIL, November 25. /TASS/. Moscow will scrutinize all Russian-Turkish projects including the construction of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant in Turkey,.. Read more.

TASS

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Russian businesses boycott Turkey over jet incident - RT
Major Russian tour operator cancels all holiday packages to Turkey until end of December - TASS

Turkey's Erdogan warns Russia on nuclear project, natural gas - papers - Reuters
Turkey’s first nuclear power plant project enters uncertain period amid Syria row - Hürriyet

Russian jet hit inside Syria after incursion into Turkey: U.S. official

The United States believes that the Russian jet shot down by Turkey on Tuesday was hit inside Syrian airspace after a brief incursion into Turkish airspace, a U.S. official told Reuters, speaking on condition of anonymity.

The official said that assessment was based on detection of the heat signature of the jet.

Reuters

Related,
Downed in 17 seconds? Where Turkey’s story of Su-24 violating airspace just doesn’t add up (video) - RT
Downing of Russian Su-24 looks like a planned provocation - FM Lavrov in Q&A session (video) - RT

Turkey releases air control warning to Russian jet (video) - AA
One of two Russian pilots picked up by Syrian army: Russian envoy to France - PressTV

Western Gov'ts Create 'Perfect Climate' for Terror by Funding Extremists

By funding radical organizations – from the Afghan Mujahideen to the Islamic State – Western governments "have created the perfect climate" for terror attacks in their homeland and used the terror threat as a pretext for implementing Orwellian-style policies, Scottish geopolitical analyst Steven MacMillan writes.

According to Scottish geopolitical analyst Steven MacMillan, it is beyond even a shadow of doubt that Western foreign policy has directly resulted in the rise of terrorism in the Middle East. Read more.

Sputnik

Related,
Terror Junkies: The West’s Addiction to Funding Radical Groups - NEO

November 24, 2015

Signora Anti-NATO



An Italian activist wants to hold NATO to account for harm she says it has caused around the world. Marinella Correggia likens her personal fight to a little donkey taking on a tyrannosaurus. Donkeys though, can be extremely stubborn.

Italian activist Marinella Correggia campaigns passionately against NATO, blaming the alliance for political and economic instability in countries where it has intervened. She believes that pre-emptive strikes against terrorists and bringing democracy to the people are no more than flimsy pretexts for a very different agenda. She is convinced that the current refugee crisis is a direct consequence of needless NATO intervention. Read more.

RT

Iran, Russia should increase trade in national currency: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin says Iran and Russia should boost the volume of their trade exchanges, making more use of the two countries’ national currencies for payments.

Speaking in a joint press conference following the 3rd summit of the Gas Exporting Countries Forum (GECF) in Tehran on Monday,.. Read more.

PressTV

MAP: Russian Su-24 crash scheme by defense ministry



Russian Defense Ministry demonstrates map of the Su-24M flight which ended in downing by Turkish F-16 jet. 

Russian MoD insists the jet didn’t violate Turkish airspace, while Ankara says the plane crossed into its territory for 17 seconds, leaked document indicates.

RT

Related,
Leaked Ankara UN letter claims Su-24's ‘air space violation’ lasted 17 seconds - RT
War of the maps: Turkey released a map showing where Russia violated its airspace, and Russia countered (video) - Business Insider

Russian jet hit inside Syria after incursion into Turkey: U.S. official - Reuters

Not only Ankara backs Daesh but offers also logistical support - Pepe Escobar



A Russian warplane has gone down near the Turkish-Syrian border after an apparent attack. Turkish and Russian sources have given conflicting reports about the incident, which has the potential to escalate the tension between Russia and NATO member Turkey.

Political analyst Pepe Escobar believes Turkey is clearly linked to ISIS and other extremist organizations in Syria.

RT

Related,
Turkey's Erdogan warns Russia on nuclear project, natural gas - papers - Reuters
Turkey’s first nuclear power plant project enters uncertain period amid Syria row - Hürriyet

Zo slaat woedende Poetin terug (video) - Telegraaf

"Russische Staatspropaganda!"



Woensdag 18 November was het weer zover; Helga Salemon, "Rusland-deskundige", mocht weer bijverdienen bij de Nederlandse Radio-Staatsomroep op NPO radio 1 (vanaf 41:20). De titel "Rusland-deskundige", is geen beschermde titel; elke pannekoekenbakker met verstand van "blini" mag zichzelf naast pannekoekenbakker, ook "Ruslanddeskundige" noemen.

Door het "werk" van Helga Salemon en sommige van haar collega's heeft de titel pannekoekenbakker inmiddels een veel hogere statuswaarde heeft dan de "Rusland-deskundige". Lees meer.

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Turkey shoots down Russian jet for airspace violation near Syrian border

Two Turkish F-16's shot down a Russian-made SU-24 jet on Nov. 24 near the Syrian border after it violated Turkish airspace, presidential sources said.

Turkey shot down the jet after it failed to heed the warnings within the rules of engagement. Read more + video.

Hürriyet

Related,
Russian Su-24 fighter jet shot down over Syria - Russian MoD (video) - RT
Turkey 'repeatedly warned' Russian warplane violating airspace - AA

Russian Plane Likely Shot Down With 'Ground-Based Missile' - Sputnik
Kremlin says the incident with crashed Russian plane too serious to rush with conclusions - TASS

Turkish F16 fighter shot down Russian Su-24 jet over Syria, MoD confirms (video) - RT

Russian Su-24 pilot surrounded by armed rebels, allegedly dead (video) - RT
NEW VIDEO: Russian Su-24 fighter jet downed over Syria, parachute seen in sky (video) - RT

FSA video claims Russian-made helicopter hit with US-made TOW missile near Su-24 crash site (video) - RT

Putin: Turkey's downing of jet a 'stab in the back' (video) - Al Jazeera
Putin: Downing of Russian jet over Syria stab in the back by terrorist accomplices (video) - RT

Turkey good example of West’s duplicity towards ISIS - RT

Russian press convoy attacked with AT missile at Syria-Turkey border



Convoy with Russian journalists was hit by an anti-tank missile coming from a rebel-controlled area some 2.5 km away.

RT’s Roman Kosarev sustained a concussion while RT Arabic’s Sargon Hadaya was injured by pieces of shrapnel in his back and leg. Read more.

RT

Iraqi Kurdistan’s Peshmerga to join battle for Syria’s Raqqa against ISIS

URFA – President of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, Masoud Barzani, expressed willingness of the Peshmerga forces to take part in the U.S.-backed military campaign to liberate Raqqa in northeastern Syria from the extremist group of Islamic State (ISIS), French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian said Sunday.

Raqqa is deemed the main bastion for the terror group in Syria. Read more.

ARA

Related,
Iraqi Kurdish leader Barzani says Peshmerga could be part of Syria’s Raqqa liberation - Ekurd

ISIS militants evacuate their families from major stronghold in Hasakah amid dramatic progress by Kurdish-Arab alliance - ARA
Syria exclusive: Kurdish forces dig in just outside ISIS headquarters in Raqqa (video) - CNN

Kurds thwart ISIS attempt to regain positions north Raqqa - ARA
The Kurds cutting off and carving up the Caliphate - Rudaw

November 23, 2015

3 Palestinians & 1 Israeli Killed Sunday; 94 Palestinians Killed since 10/1 (List)

Three Palestinians, including a 16-year old girl, were shot and killed by Israelis on Sunday. All three were accused of 'having a knife', but in two of the three killings, eyewitnesses contradicted the Israeli military's account that the person killed 'had a knife'.

In the third incident, an Israeli settler was stabbed multiple times and killed before the alleged assailant was shot and killed by Israeli soldiers stationed at the Gush Etzion military camp south of Bethlehem. Read more.

IMEMC

Related,
Palestinian suspect, 16, shot dead after killing Israeli near Ramallah - Ma'an
IDF soldier stabbed and killed in terror attack on Route 443, north of Jerusalem - JPost

3 More Palestinian Teens Dead after Alleged Stabbing Incidents - IMEMC
Palestinian girl shot dead after alleged attack near Jerusalem market - Ma'an

Israeli forces raid Palestinian homes across Hebron district - Ma'an
Night Raids Continue in Al Khalil (Hebron) - IMEMC

James Petras interview about the ongoing Israel Palestine conflict



Mr. Petras is a retired Bartle Professor of Sociology at Binghamton University in Binghamton, New York and adjunct professor at Saint Mary's University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

RT

IAF jets bomb Hamas targets in central Gaza Strip, army says

According to the IDF, the air force attacked a number of installations in central Gaza belonging to Hamas' military infrastructure

The Israeli military announced late Monday that its air force had struck targets in the central Gaza Strip in retribution for Palestinian rocket fire earlier in the day. Read more.

JPost

Israel draft law allows jail for Palestinians aged 12

Proposed law would lower age of detention from 14 to 12 for "nationalistic-motivated" violent crimes, including murder.

An Israeli ministerial committee has approved a law sharply criticised by human rights groups as it would allow the imprisonment of Palestinian children as young as 12. Read more.

Al Jazeera

Russia bans Church of Scientology

According to the Russian Justice Ministry, the church regulations contradict the federal law on the freedom of religion

MOSCOW, November 23. /TASS/. The Moscow City Court on Monday ruled to shut down the local Church of Scientology at the Russian Justice Ministry’s demand. Read more.

TASS

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Russian court bans Church of Scientology because it is 'not a religion' - Independent

Ukrainian far-right hold anti-government rally in Kiev



Ukrainian nationalists have held an anti-government protest in Kiev

Our correspondent Lena Savchuk says tension in the Ukrainian capital is increasing, as people are dissatisfied with country's situation two years after the pro-west government came in to power.

PressTV

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Two years on: 72% of Ukrainians believe country is headed in wrong direction (video) - RT

Leader urges vigilance to thwart US plot for West Asia

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei says the long-term US plot for Western Asia is against the interests of all countries, particularly Iran and Russia, urging vigilance and close interaction to thwart the scheme.

In a meeting with visiting Russian President Vladimir Putin in Tehran on Monday,.. Read more.

PressTV

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Putin Arrives in Tehran to Attend Gas Exporting Countries Summit - Sputnik
Russia’s President Putin arrives in Tehran to take part in GECF summit (video) - PressTV

Putin lifts export ban on uranium enrichment equipment to Iran (video) - RT
Putin discusses energy cooperation, Syrian conflict with Iran's Supreme Leader - TASS

Iran’s supreme leader: Any decision on Syria requires consent of its people and rulers - TASS

Russian airstrikes destroy 472 terrorist targets in Syria in 48 hours, 1,000 oil tankers in 5 days

Russian airstrikes have torched more than 1,000 tankers taking stolen crude oil to Islamic State refineries. 

This blow against the jihadists comes as the Russian Air Force has hit 472 terrorist targets in two days in Syria, making 141 sorties. Read more + video.

RT

Related,
Russian air strikes 'killed over 400 Syrian civilians' (video) - Al Jazeera
Syrian army liberates more towns from Daesh in Homs Province - PressTV

November 22, 2015

Architects of Control: Mass Control & The Future of Mankind



'Produced by Michael Tsarion and Blue Fire Film, Architects of Control: Program One, explores humankind’s future and the posthuman world.

Will the “perfect” human be a dumbed down, regimented inhabitant of a cyber purgatory created by unseen elites? Will the children of tomorrow be smiling depressives of a technocratic dystopia?

Subjects Include: Jim Keith, Mass Control, Mind Control and its History, Radiotronic Weaponry, Psychic Dictatorship, Mass Ritual Killings, The Men in White, Operation Cointelpro, Operation Chaos, Teen Rage, School Shootings, Media Manipulation, Sleeper Assassins, Project Monarch and MK Ultra, Operation Paperclip, Sorcery and Magic, The Cult of Dionysus, People’s Champions, Astro-Theology, The Anatomy of Thought, Tragedy: Catalyst of Change, Global Awakening, The Myth of Progress, The Global Village, The Inauthentic Life, Drugged, Medicated, and Under Control, The Deconstruction Cycle, The Rise and Fall of Civilizations, The Death of Emotion, The Posthuman World Initiated, 2012: The Age of Revealing, Civilization: Rise and Fall, Psychic Hygiene, The Sane and the Unsane.'

3 Stories That Show the War of Terror Is A Fraud



As the terror hysteria kicks into high gear, the phoney war of terror narrative becomes ever more absurd

On today's Thought For The Day video, James breaks down three of the latest stories exposing the fraudulent terrornoia for what it is. Read more.

Corbett Report

The One Thing You Need to Know About ISIS



We are living in 1984. Oceania had always been at war with Eastasia, but we were never at war with Eastasia. Two + two is adding up to five. America is falling asleep and having an Orwellian nightmare from which so many cannot wake up.

The full document, released to Judicial Watch earlier this year via FOIA request, can be found here.

Truthstream Media

November 21, 2015

The tiny pill fueling Syria’s war and turning fighters into superhuman soldiers

As The Post's Liz Sly recently noted, the war in Syria has become a tangled web of conflict dominated by "al-Qaeda veterans, hardened Iraqi insurgents, Arab jihadist ideologues and Western volunteers."

On the surface, those competing actors are fueled by an overlapping mixture of ideologies and political agendas. Read more.

Washington Post

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Coconut oil can control overgrowth of a fungal pathogen in GI tract, study in mice suggests

A new inter-disciplinary study led by researchers at Tufts University found that coconut oil effectively controlled the overgrowth of a fungal pathogen called Candida albicans (C. albicans) in mice. In humans, high levels of C. albicans in the gastrointestinal tract can lead to bloodstream infections, including invasive candidiasis.

The research, published in mSphere, suggests that it might be possible to use dietary approaches as an alternative to antifungal drugs in order to decrease the risk of infections caused by C. albicans. Read more.

ScienceDaily

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Girl becomes first Briton convicted of trying to join fight against Islamic State in Syria

Silhan Özçelik, 18, convicted of trying to join proscribed PKK Kurdish terror organisation after running away from home

A British teenager who made a graveside pledge to devote herself to the PKK cause has been convicted of intending to join the proscribed Kurdish terrorist organisation to fight Islamic State. Read more.

Guardian

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26yo would-be jihadist 'did not blow herself up in Paris raid' – police

Hasna Aitboulahcen, dubbed “Europe's first female suicide bomber” after she was initially thought to have blown herself up during the Saint-Denis gun siege, was actually killed when another member of the terrorist cell let off a bomb, according to a French police source.

It was initially believed that the 26-year-old would-be jihadist died when she let off her explosive vest... Read more + audio.

RT

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Hasna Aitboulahcen did not blow herself up in Paris raid: police - AFP
The West’s first female suicide bomber, Hasna Aitboulahcen, was a ‘party animal’ - Metro

"Hasna Aitboulahcen blies zich niet op in Saint-Denis" - De Morgen

Canadian PM Trudeau Halts Bombings in Syria, But Is It a Real Shift in Policy?



York University's Sabah Alnasseri says although Justin Trudeau is keeping his campaign promise, more Canadian ground troops are headed to Iraq

TRNN

More than 500,000 people homeless in the United States: report

More than 500,000 people - a quarter of them children - were homeless in the United States this year amid scarce affordable housing across much of the nation, according to a study released on Thursday.

The report, from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD),.. Read more.

Reuters

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Annual U.S. Homeless Count Shows Tiny Decline - Huff Post
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November 20, 2015

US sticks to anti-Assad strategy in Syria, won’t share intel with Russia



President Barack Obama remains committed to America's ISIS strategy - and says it will eventually work.

As part of that strategy, Washington has been refusing to cooperate with President Assad in fighting Islamic State.

But the groups who are joining forces to oppose Assad's regime are partly responsible for the rise of ISIS.

RT

Venezuelan pres. Maduro orders review of ties with US over spying allegations



Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has ordered a review of relations with the US following allegations of espionage by Washington against Venezuela’s state oil company.

PressTV

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Soldaat van Oranje beraamde staatsgreep volgens nieuwe biografie

Oud-premier Pieter Sjoerds Gerbrandy en een aantal oud-verzetsmensen, onder wie 'Soldaat van Oranje' Erik Hazelhoff Roelfzema, zouden in 1947 een staatsgreep hebben beraamd.

Dat blijkt uit een biografie van François van ’t Sant (1883-1966),.. Lees meer.

NU

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CSIS And RCMP Complicit In Manufacturing Terrorism



"In my view, the defence have raised at least a prima facie case that the RCMP officers involved in Project Souvenir were engaged in unlawful acts during the undercover operation," wrote Justice Catherine Bruce...

The truth is, without the aid and funding of the Queen's Gestapo, Nuttall and Korody wouldn't have had the knowledge or money to detonate a homemade pressure-cooker. Read more.

Press For Truth

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Paris Attacks: William Engdahl Explains the Past, Present and Future of the War in Syria



F. William Engdahl of WilliamEngdahl.com joins us today to give his perspective on the Paris attacks.

We discuss the historical background to what is taking place now in Syria, how it plays into the current geopolitical agenda of the US/NATO military powers, and what it means for France, Syria and the world moving forward. Read more.

Corbett Report

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November 18, 2015

‘Aankomende jihadist als verwarde behandelen’

Verwarde mensen kunnen worden verplicht om zich te laten behandelen. Mensen die zich willen opmaken voor de jihad, zouden ook als verward moeten worden aangemerkt, zodat ze verplicht kunnen worden om te deradicaliseren.

Ronald van Raak van de SP kwam dinsdagavond met deze bijzondere uitspraak tijdens de behandeling van de begroting van Binnenlandse Zaken.

PsyNed

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Syrian Passport in Paris May Be Planted, German Minister Says

A Syrian passport found next to a suicide bomber in the Paris terror attacks may have been planted, German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere said.

Reports that the identity in the passport may have been registered in several countries along the so-called Balkan route raise the suspicion that... Read more + video.

Bloomberg

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Police: Two dead in Paris siege, including woman who blows herself up



The French military has been deployed to a Paris suburb, following heavy gunfire and explosions near the national stadium of France.

Police have raided an apartment in Sun Denny, north of the French capital, targeting the suspected mastermind of Friday’s attacks Abdelhamid Abu Oud.

Two people, including a female attacker who blew herself up during the operation, were reportedly killed. Three people were also arrested and several police officers injured during the operation.

Transport to Sun Denny has been cancelled and schools have been closed. Residents have also been warned to stay indoors. Read more.

PressTV

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Fondsbeheerders stappen uit Amerikaanse aandelen

Aandelen uit de VS zijn minder populair. Als we een vergelijking maken tussen het rendement op de Europese beurzen en Wall Street voor dit jaar, merken we een groot verschil. 

Waar de grote Europese indices als de BEL20, AEX, CAC40 of DAX vaak een winst van meer dan 10% boekten, ging de Dow Jones achteruit.  Lees meer.

Beurs.com

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Anti-TPP activists storm Morgan Stanley offices



A crowd of protesters demonstrating against the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), stormed Morgan Stanley's offices in Washington DC on Monday evening.

RT

Days of Revolt: The Most Brazen Corporate Power Grab in American History



In this episode of Days of Revolt, host Chris Hedges and organizer Kevin Zeese break down the terms of the Trans­Pacific Partnership (TPP).

The two deconstruct how the TPP and other associated trade deals like TiSA and TTIP, if approved, will lead to the irreversible privatization of public services, the dismantling of people’s judiciary rights, and the further corporatization of pharmaceuticals, labor, and natural resources.

Zeese highlights the importance of direct action in combatting these injustices, specifically detailing upcoming demonstrations he has organized with PopularResistance.

teleSUR

November 17, 2015

Greece, creditors strike ‘substantive agreement’

Greece struck a deal with European creditors Tuesday on economic measures it needs to make to get its next batch of bailout money, including a 10-billion-euro ($10.7 billion) cash injection for its crippled banks.

Though the government of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras had already made many of the reforms... Read more.

eKathimerini

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Record increases in food prices in Greece, with fruit price hikes over 17% - TOC
Greek Clashes: Protesters throw stones, bottles at riot police (video) - RT

Syrians in Raqqa tell of 'insane nights' of air strikes

Activists say abandoned ISIL bases hit in city suburbs with no civilians or fighters as France carries out air strikes.

French defence officials say that, for the second time in less than 24 hours, fighter jets have targeted Raqqa, the de-facto capital of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) in northern Syria. Read more.

Al Jazeera

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French Government Knew The Terrorist Attack Would Happen In Paris!



In this video Luke Rudkowski shows you stunning new information that proves the French government had direct foreknowledge of the terrorist attacks that took place on 11/13/15.

He goes over documents, sources and reports that connect the dots with one another, that provides important information to understanding this terrorist attack. Read more.

We Are Change

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Paris Attacks Truth: ISIS is a False Flag



As The Corbett Report community continues to track the latest updates on the Paris attack investigation, let us not forget the essential underlying truth: ISIS is a creation of the US, Turkey, Israel and the Gulf States, and they are fostered, funded, equipped, armed, trained and protected by the NATO allies and the GCC, France included. Read more.

Corbett Report

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Russian FM: US deliberately sparing Islamic State seeking to weaken Assad

Sergey Lavrov compared the US strikes against IS to "a cat that wants to eat a fish but doesn’t want to wet its feet"

KHABAROVSK, November 17. /TASS/. The United States and its coalition seem to be sparing the Islamic State organisation so that while it weakens Syrian President Bashar Assad,.. Read more.

TASS