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Trump now says the Korean meeting is back on. Why the sudden turnaround? Has the North and South Korean summit exposed how the US is becoming irrelevant?

Orwellian Police arrest Tommy Robinson for journalism 25.5.2018

Orwellian Police arrest Tommy Robinson for journalism 25.5.2018

For reporting on the trial of an underage grooming gang Robinson’s been sentenced to 13 months. While the corporate media has been completely silent

Protestors gather outside Downing Street. Click to enlarge

Hundreds of protesters descend on Whitehall after Tommy Robinson arrested for ‘breaching the peace’

Hundreds gather outside Downing Street to protest the arrest of a citizen journalist, and by implication, the corporate media’s lies

Kim Jong-un and south Korean President Moom Jae-in meet inside the Demilitarized Zone between North and South Korea, Saturday. Click to enlarge

South Korean president meets Kim Jong-un in surprise summit

This is significant in that it is happening without any U.S. participation and despite the cancellation, for now at least, of the Trump-Kim Jong-un meeting

Pro-EU activists are being trained to ‘target MPs in a series of nationwide roadshows aimed at stopping Brexit’

The campaign to stop Britain leaving the EU is reportedly being funded by George Soros

US House strips Trump of War Powers on Iran – Story buried

The U.S. Congress has just passed an amendment that states: “no law exists which gives the president power to launch a military strike against the Islamic Republic.”

Report: ‘Deeply Offended’ Saudis Halt Business With Germany

Saudi crown prince Mohammed bin Salman reported to be “deeply offended” by Germany’s stance over Iran nuclear deal

A U.S. Army soldier guides an M1 Abrams tank from 1st Armored Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division off the ramp of the ARC vessel Endurance at the Port of Antwerp, Belgium. Click to enlarge

US Army flows fresh tanks, troops into Europe

Hundreds of armoured vehicles and over 10,000 troops head to eastern Europe. To participate in drills and relieve the Armoured Brigade of the US 1st Infantry Division

Syria state-run media reports US-led airstrike on army posts

Despite official U.S. denials, Syrian media outlets reported Thursday that U.S.-led coalition airstrikes hit Syrian army positions in the east of the country

Are reports of Mohammed bin Salman’s death greatly exaggerated?

After heavy gunfire at the royal palace in Riyadh, conflicting reports on the fate of the Saudi royal prince. Was Mohammed bin Salman wounded, killed or simply warned to keep a low-profile?

666 Fifth Avenue. Click to enlarge

Kushners Near Deal With Qatar-Linked Company for Troubled Tower

Raising questions about conflict of interest; a company owned by the Kushner family received a bailout worth billions from a government-owned Qatar company

Russia’s Navy Establishes Permanent Presence in Mediterranean Sea

The Mediterranean Sea has ceased to be a “NATO Lake” dominated by US 6th Fleet. The Russians have moved in

Swedish be prepared for war pamphlet. Click to enlarge

Sweden distributes ‘be prepared for war’ leaflet to all 4.8m homes

As the correspondent who sent this in noted, do they know something we don’t?

Mike Pompeo threatens 'strongest sanctions in history' and vows to 'crush' Iranian proxies

Mike Pompeo threatens ‘strongest sanctions in history’ and vows to ‘crush’ Iranian proxies

Fighting talk as U.S. Secretary of State warns of “unprecedented financial pressure” on Iran

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Austrian man jailed up for glorifying Nazism after cops found “joke” Hitler-branded wine in his home

Jailed for owning bottles of “Hitler wine”, which can be bought across the border in neighbouring Italy where they are legal

Special Service’s Agent: Attack On Russia is Being Prepared

Russian intelligence sources report that U.S. covert operations are preparing to launch a terror campaign through Tajikistan and Uzbekistan that will target Moscow and Tehran

New Poll Shows Populist Sweden Democrats Tied for First Ahead of Election

New Poll Shows Populist Sweden Democrats Tied for First Ahead of Election

Surge in support for anti-mass migration party the Sweden Democrats

London Insider Nekrassov: UK Intelligence Completely BOTCHED the Skripal False Flag

London Insider Nekrassov: UK Intelligence Completely BOTCHED the Skripal False Flag

Where are the Skripals and what happened to them? Commentary from Russian TV last night (with English subtitles)

The Tottenham War Services Institute and T Chances Venue in Tottenham, North London. Click to enlarge

Small Charities and Venues under threat

Why are small charities being attacked, libelled and smeared? What is the real agenda of the well-heeled individuals involved in this campaign?

Admiral Kurt Walter Tidd Commander in Chief of US Southcom

The United States “Master Stroke” against Venezuela

Despite Trump’s claims to the contrary, the U.S. hasn’t dispensed with the policy of regime change. In fact, it’s currently working to oust the Venezuelan government