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As Anti-Trump / Anti-Russia Campaign Fails - Yascha Mounk Feeds New Lies

As Anti-Trump / Anti-Russia Campaign Fails – Yascha Mounk Feeds New Lies

Moon of Alabama explains why the purveyors of propaganda about Trump’s supposed collusion with Russia are in despair

Benjamin Stimson, convicted of "terrorism" for fighting for pro-Russian militia in Ukraine. Click to enlarge

Oldham man who travelled 2,000 miles to fight for Vladimir Putin is jailed for terror offence

Had he been fighting for the Free Syrian Army he wouldn’t even have been prosecuted. But as he was fighting for Putin it’s different

Photos: Russian Lawyer Attended Chicago Anti-Trump Rally

Photos: Russian Lawyer Attended Chicago Anti-Trump Rally

She was also pictured with Obama’s Ambassador to Russia, Michael McFaul, at a Foreign Affairs Committee briefing days after meeting Trump Jr.

The Undeniable Pattern Of Russian Hacking

Trump has compared claims about Russian interference in the US election with allegations that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction in 2002

I Sure Hope That I am Wrong, But…

The Saker reflects on the upcoming G20 conference this Friday

President Putin and Xi’s meeting in Moscow is far more important than the G20

The relationship between China and Russia reaffirms that both sides are more important to each other than the US is to either

Russia: U.S. Info War Against Syria a Prelude to Intervention

Russian Foreign Ministry warns that the U.S. disinformation campaign on Syria should be seen as an indication that further military intervention is being planned

Russia vs. America in Syria

The Saker assesses the odds should Russia and the U.S. go head-to-head in Syria

Russia Hacking Allegations Driven By a Serial Liar

The Washington Post makes it clear that former CIA boss John Brennan is behind claims that Russia hacked the election. Trouble is Brennan is a proven, documented liar

War on truth: US interferes in our affairs, says Russia after being accused of hacking and meddling

Now, some Russian officials are pointing the finger at Washington, saying it’s America that is meddling in Moscow’s domestic affairs. In fact, Kremlin officials say, the US has been doing it for years

The latest escalation in Syria – what is really going on?

The latest escalation in Syria – what is really going on?

As we edge toward full-blown conflict with Russia in Syria the Saker reflects on recent events

Russia fires Kalibr cruise missiles on Isis targets in Syria

Russia fires Kalibr cruise missiles on Isis targets in Syria

Russian Navy launches renewed cruise missile strikes on Isis targets in Syria. Those militants who survived were then it by Russian follow-up air strikes. Includes video

US-Led Coalition Airstrike against Syrian Army: German Defense Ministry

We Are Inches From A New World War, And Clintonists Are To Blame

We face a crisis potentially more dangerous than the Cuban missile crisis and the Clintons have played a key role in bringing it about

‘Russian jet chases NATO plane away from defense minister’s aircraft over Baltic Sea’

Increasingly tense encounters between Russian Air Force and NATO warplanes.

An F/A-18E Super Hornet takes off from the flight deck of a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier. Click to enlarge

Russia warns it will ‘treat US planes as targets’ after jet shot down

The U.S. ignored established proceedures to avoid such incindents, says Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov: “What is this if not an act of aggression?”

Russia and Islam

Russia and Islam

Somebody wants us all the be afraid, really afraid. The Saker explains

U.S. Senate Votes Near Unanimously for Russia, Iran Sanctions

Senator Rand Paul and Bernie Sanders were the only two “no” votes

Russia ‘may have killed Isil leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi’ in airstrike near Raqqa

There have been similar claims in the past but officials said they were checking reports that Baghdadi was killed in a Russian airstrike

Fake news? Nobody beats the western media

Fake news? Nobody beats the western media

The Saker presents a great illustration of the Western media’s deliberate duplicity, which masquerades as journalism.

Russian General Staff briefing on the situation in Syria (English subtitles)

Russian General Staff briefing on the situation in Syria (English subtitles)

“We do not see any significant results in the fight against ISIS by the coalition led by the U.S.”