Iran's Revolutionary Guards seize the UK registered tanker

London defends the shreds of its Empire against Iran

As always, the British pretend that the Law is on their side, but in the current face-off with Iran they have only their arrogance.

On 24 June 2019, Nicolás Maduro and Juan Guaidó were to be eliminated for the benefit of Raúl Baduel.

Israël against the Venezuelans by Thierry Meyssan

A new coup was attempted in Venezuela, aimed at ousting the regime of Maduro AND his U.S.-backed rival. According to phone taps it was supervised by the Israelis

Nikolaï Patrouchev and John Bolton meet in Jerusalem, in the presence of Meir Ben-Shabbat.

Secret tripartite summit in Jerusalem

Thierry Meyssan on the meeting between the national security advisors for the U.S., Russia and Israel in Jerusalem this month

We are all liars

We are all liars

We are continually being lied to and, worse still, we lie to ourselves: about history, the D-Day landings and numerous other events. Thierry Meyssan explains

A recent photo of al Baghdadi. Click to enlarge

Daesh’s new territories

Despite setbacks in Iraq and Syria, the Western powers haven’t dispensed with Daesh and Al-Qaeda. As demonstrated by recent events in Sri Lanka and the Congo

The European Union is obliged to participate in US wars

The war that Hillary Clinton promised to start has been declared, but it will be waged not only by military force. It will be fought on a financial front too. Thierry Meyssan explains

Will the West allow the construction of railroads linking the Gulf and the Mediterranean?

Will the West allow the construction of railroads linking the Gulf and the Mediterranean?

There are two competing plans. One promises to revive the region with trade. The other has the potential to divide and dominate it.

The geopolitics of oil in the Trump era

The geopolitics of oil in the Trump era

Thierry Meyssan looks at the last seven U.S. presidents, their ties to the oil industry and how this shaped U.S. foreign policy

On 26 March 2019, the United States withdrew from their participation in the United Nations Security Council and affirmed their exceptionalism - they have recognised the territorial conquest of the Golan by Israël.

The UNO destroyed by US « exceptionalism »

Thierry Meyssan argues that we should not be surprised if the U.S. ignores the rulings of the United Nations Security Council

The designers of the US Grand Strategy – Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld and his advisor, Admiral Arthur Cebrowski; President Donald Trump and his commercial advisor Peter Navarro; and finally Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his advisor Francis Fannon.

The new Grand Strategy of the United States

Although its wars have been a succession of failures, Thierry Meyssan argues that the USA has a coherent military, commercial and diplomatic strategy

From Iraqi weapons of mass destruction to Syrian chemical weapons

An Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) March, 1, 2019, confirms what we suspected all along. There never were any chemical weapons in Douma

Jihadism and high treason

Jihadism and high treason

The Westerners who joined the ranks of the jihadists may be tried for the atrocities they have committed, but that does not make them traitors. Europe’s leaders are

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro (C), speaks to a crowd of supporters to announce his is breaking off diplomatic ties with the United States, during a gathering in Caracas on January 23, 2019. - Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro announced on Wednesday he was breaking off diplomatic ties with the United States after counterpart Donald Trump acknowledged opposition leader Juan Guaido as the South American country's "interim president." (Photo by Luis ROBAYO / AFP)

Can Venezuela and its neighbours survive the coming war?

Is another Vietnam about to develop, right on the USA’s doorstep?

From left to right : Ayatollah Ahmad Jannati (President of the Assembly of Experts, the 86 religious sages who preside over Iran) ; Ayatollah Sadeq Larijani (Chief of the Islamic Judiciary) ; Ayatollah Ali Khamenei (Supreme Leader of Iran) ; Cheikh Hassan Rohani (President of the Islamic Republic) ; Ali Larijani (brother of the Chief of the Islamic Judiciary and President of the National Assembly).

Iran is cornered

Iran unceasingly presents Israël and Saudi Arabia as its absolute enemies. However, the facts contradict the rhetoric from all three. Thierry Meyssan explains

Democrat Representative Eliot Engel and Republican Senator James Risch. Both of these men have just been elected president of the Foreign Affairs Committee for their respective assemblies.

The 116th US Congress is preparing a new war against Syria

We were wrong to think that the Syrians were out of danger after their victory over the jihadists. Now the U.S. and Israel want to ensure that survivors rot in the ruins

Has Donald Trump been forced to give up?

Thierry Meyssan warns that Trump may be about to return to the policies of President Obama and Hillary Clinton: military imperialism in the service of transnational giants

The terrible forthcoming destruction of the « Caribbean Basin »

The terrible forthcoming destruction of the « Caribbean Basin »

We first posted this just over two weeks ago. We repost Thierry Meyssan’s article in the light of current events in Venezuela

The French Empire bestows civilisation


One after the other, the French, Turkish and English have publicly declared the return of their colonial ambitions, although we still have to see what form they will adopt


While we don’t disagree with what Thierry Meyssan writes here, his conclusion may be a bit premature. Yes, Trump says he wants to withdraw but U.S. forces have yet to do so and until they do we will reserve judgement

The United States refuse to fight for the transnational financiers

The US is no longer the world leader, either on the economic or the military stage, and they refuse to keep fighting for the globalists. Thierry Meyssan explains