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Jerusalem, Nicosia and WW3

Jerusalem, Nicosia and WW3

Ominous news from Cyprus, which may soon find itself turned into a battleground. Gilad Atzmon explains. Includes video

A handout photo from Iranian state TV showing a Zolfaqar missile launched against IS bases in Syria. Click to enlarge

Iran targets ‘terrorists’ in missile strike on Isis-held Syrian town

Tehran claims to have killed “a large number of terrorists” with missiles fired from western Iran onto ISIS command centre in eastern Syria. Includes video

Russia Accuses U.S. of Deploying Missiles against Syrian Army

Russia Accuses U.S. of Deploying Missiles against Syrian Army

With the shooting down a Syrian jet Sunday it does indeed look as if the U.S. mobile missile systems were deployed for use against the Syrian Army

Study: teen pregnancies fall after cuts to birth control budgets

Underage teen pregnancies fall over 42% following cuts to sex-education programs and reduced availability of contraceptives

Updated: U.S. warplane downs Syrian army jet in Raqqa province

US fighter shoots down Syrian SU-22. America claims the plane was bombing “Coalition” forces. Syria says it was targeting Islamic State fighters

Iran fires missiles at militant groups in eastern Syria

In response to recent twin terror attacks in Tehran, which left 18 dead, Iran laumches missile strikes on militants in eastern Syria

Hillary Emails Reveal NATO Killed Gaddafi to Stop Libyan Creation of Gold-Backed Currency

Email identifies French President Sarkozy as leading advocate for the attack on Libya with five specific purposes. Including to obtain Libyan oil, ensure French influence in the region and to neutralise the threat posed by Libyan gold reserves

US charged with de facto invasion of Syria and openly supporting Isis

US charged with de facto invasion of Syria and openly supporting Isis

Trump breaks more campaign promises. Now openly supports ISIS. Includes video

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

Leader’s Top Military Aide: War against Iran Brings Threat to All US Bases in Region

This is more than an empty threat, and Washington knows it. That’s why they’ve changed their tactics but not their end objective. The U.S. still wants “regime change” in Tehran

Jo Cox Murder: One Year On

Jo Cox Murder: One Year On

Why only a brainwashed dupe would buy the story that Jo Cox was murdered by a “right-wing extremist”

Comey’s Lies of Omission

“He approved or defended some of the worst abuses of the Bush administration (including) torture, warrantless wiretapping, and indefinite detention.” Does that square with the media’s portrayal of Comey as a man of unshakable integrity?

Ship of Fools III – Global Warming Study Cancelled Because of ‘Unprecedented’ Ice (LOL)

Ship of Fools III – Global Warming Study Cancelled Because of ‘Unprecedented’ Ice (LOL)

What on earth can Mother Gaia be trying to tell them?

Grenfell Tower was fitted with cladding linked to horror blazes at high rise blocks around the world’

Death toll set to climb as boss who oversaw £8.6m revamp admits he ‘doesn’t even know what it’s clad in’

Goldman Sucks

Goldman Sucks

As the death toll climbs the director of company responsible for Grenfell Tower refurbishment admits he doesn’t know what Tower’s cladding was made from.

Video Emerges Of US Allowing ISIS Fighters To Escape Safely in Syria

Video Emerges Of US Allowing ISIS Fighters To Escape Safely in Syria

Russia and Iran have accused the U.S. of colluding with the militants. Allowing them safe passage into Syrian government controlled areas

'Staggering' Civilian Deaths From U.S.-Led Air Strikes in Raqqa: U.N.

‘Staggering’ Civilian Deaths From U.S.-Led Air Strikes in Raqqa: U.N.

Using White Phosphorus munitions, U.S. led coalition reportedly inflicts heavy civilian casualties in its assault on the Islamic State stronghold of Raqqa.

Syria Summary – The End Of The War Is Now In Sight

Moon of Alabama looks at recent developments in Syria

Grenfell Tower ablaze. Click to enlarge

6 killed, 74 injured in massive London high-rise blaze

One desperate woman threw a baby out of a high window and a man on the ground managed to catch the child, a witness said

Iran’s supreme leader calls US fight against ISIS ‘a lie’ as allegations intensify

“America is a terrorist country and backs terrorism”, says Iran’s Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, as senior Iranian official accuses Washington of using ISIS as proxies