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Clinton, Meryl Streep and Grace Gummer, centre. Click to enlarge

Stars turn out for Planned Parenthood gala honoring Clinton

One day the world might look back on events like this and see a clear manifestation of the hypocrisy of our times

Aaron Hernandez wrote “ILLUMINATI” in Blood on His Prison Cell Wall Before Committing Suicide

Aaron Hernandez wrote “ILLUMINATI” in Blood on His Prison Cell Wall Before Committing Suicide

Although family and close friends refuse to believe the rich NFL player would take his own life

Tony Blair RETURNS to Politics After a Decade

The former prime minister reportedly plans to make a last-ditch bid to interfere with Theresa May’s Brexit negotiations

“If You Take East-Syria, I’ll Take That Yemeni Port”

For the last twenty-five years the Arab Sea, the Gulf of Aden and the Red Sea were largely U.S. controlled waters. Moon of Alabama explains why that may soon change

French would-be president Macron says would seek Poland sanctions

Proving he’s a stooge for the elite: Macron says he would pursue tougher line with Poland and Hungary following their refusal to accept migrant quotas and Budapest’s moves against Soros sponsored university

U.S. says ‘major conflict’ with North Korea possible, China warns of danger of escalation

As US warships gather off the Korean peninsula, Trump warns of the possibility of “a major, major conflict”

Protest meet a U.S. military vehicle which is a part of Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) system as it arrives in Seongju, South Korea, April 26, 2017. Click to enlarge

US begins moving THAAD anti-missile defence system to South Korea site

Pentagon chiefs brief entire U.S. Senate on escalating tensions with North Korea and China amid protests in South Korea over the deployment of Thaad

US Air Force F-35As land in Estonia

In a clear signal to Moscow, America’s latest state-of-the-art fighters have been deployed right on Russia’s doorstep

‘Hope of EU’? European elites flock to praise Macron, some call for Le Pen’s defeat

A Macron victory would be “the revenge of Hillary Clinton, the revenge of the EU … and a revenge against Brexit,” says political commentator Jean Bricmont.

Women made to keep low profile in some French suburbs

Women made to keep low profile in some French suburbs

Incredible that this is happening in modern Europe. Even more incredible is the silence about it on the part of some feminists

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North Korean Submarine Missile Program Advances

Such a weapon would pose a genuine threat to the U.S. Opening the way for a pre-emptive strike on North Korea to prevent its development being completed

UK Election -- Distraction from Britain's Pedogate?

UK Election — Distraction from Britain’s Pedogate?

Why has Theresa May called a snap general election? Richard Alderley believes it’s to distract attention from revelations about an establishment paedophile scandal

Saudi Black Hawk. Click to enlarge

Yemenis shoot down Saudi Black Hawk, at least 12 Saudi troops killed

Mounting casualties take their toll among the Saudis and their allies in their campaign in Yemen.

The most eurosceptic countries. Click to enlarge

Shock poll puts eurosceptics in LEAD in Italy AND Sweden spelling nightmare for EU

Recent polls indicate that scepticism over the European Union shows no sign of abating

Nothing to see here: US carrier still thousands of miles from Korea

Was Donald Trump’s talk of an U.S. “armada” nearing the Korean Peninsula an empty threat?

Attorney General tries to block bid to prosecute Tony Blair over Iraq War

This is what happens when you do the elite’s bidding. No matter what crime you carry out. Regardless of how many die you’ll be immune from prosecution. Like Tony Blair

USS Carl Vinson (background) in the East China Sea with Japanese destroyer JS Samidare. Click to enlarge

China and Russia dispatch ships to shadow Donald Trump’s ‘armada’ as it approaches North Korean waters – Japanese media

Russian and Chinese spy ships sail in the wake of the USS Carl Vinson

Turkey’s President Erdogan warns opposition not to question referendum result

The narrow referendum win will enable Erdogan to greatly expand his presidential powers

North Korean missiles on diplay at the Day of the Sun parade in Pyongyang on Saturday. Click to enlarge

Did US hackers foil North Korea missile test? Cyber attack may have ruined Kim’s launch

Former UK defence cheif says there are strong suspicions that North Korea’s missile launch was sabotaged with “cyber methods”

Frightening times indeed

Once again Americans have been duped and lied to by their commander in chief. Trouble is it’s not only Americans who will pay. The whole world will. Irish Savant explains