Current Affairs

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British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon (2L) talks with UK instructors after military exercises on the shooting range of Ukrainian forces near Ghytomyr, some 150 km west of Kiev, on August 11, 2015. The Defence Secretary announced further enhancements of the UK training programme for Ukrainian armed forces while visiting the country. AFP PHOTO/ SERGEI SUPINSKY

Michael Fallon: Britain to boost training support for Ukrainian army

Britain will step up training of Ukrainian military personnel as Poland and Canada pledge hundreds of military instructors to help

Five F-16 Fighting Falcons and nearly 300 Air Force personnel deployed to Turkey for campaign against Islamic State.

U.S. F-16s arrive at Turkish air base for anti-ISIS ops

300 US Air Force personnel and six F-16s arrive in Turkey in readiness for air strikes into northern Syria — on the pretext of fighting ISIS

Army Holds Huge Exercise To Show Off Lethality

U.S. generals want aggressive world leaders to know that their soldiers can still fight the big war. Includes video

Grannibal Lecter — Russian granny kills and eats 14, including husband

Grannibal Lecter — Russian granny kills and eats 14, including husband

This is a real news story from Russia. With commentary from Lasha Darkmoon and video

More than 1,750 migrants have died trying to cross the Mediterranean this year, three times more than last year this time, according to the U.N. Refugee Agency

‘They are in dire need of a different life,’ says Irish Commander on Mediterranean migrants

The Irish Examiner subtly insinuates that the West should accept more migrants while it ignores the cause of the problem

Zachary Hammond. Click to enlarge

Parents of unarmed teen shot dead by police while on a first date claim he was murdered

Private autopsy finds he was ‘shot him from behind’. Family asks: ‘where’s the outrage’ over the shooting of an unarmed white teen?

Migrant flow is result of US, EU military ops in Middle East – Czech president

Of course. A good many of the ‘asylum seekers’ in Calais were almost certainly originally displaced as a result of Western military “intervention”

Two U.S. Marine F-35B Lightning II Joint Strike Fighters complete vertical landings aboard the USS Wasp (LHD-1) during operational testing May 18, 2015.  REUTERS/U.S. Marine Corps/Lance Cpl. Remington Hall/Handout

U.S. Marines declare initial F-35 squadron ready for combat

After nearly 15-years and billions over budget, the first squadron of 10 F-35 jets is ready for deployment

North Tyneside magistrate resigns over new court fee that forces innocent to plead guilty’

Magistrate resigns over new court fees which, he says, means “justice is only going to be for those who can afford it.”

Armed US Soldiers Arrested in Vienna Airport on Their Way to Ukraine

It’s not only “terrorists” who try to smuggle arms on aircraft. U.S. soldiers were stopped en route to Ukraine after assault rifles were found in their luggage

Chechen girls swindle ISIS fighters for travel money

Chechen girls turn the tables on Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL)

Third Video Shows Planned Parenthood Director Standing Over Dead Fetuses Discussing Prices

Is this Obama’s real legacy?

Satanists unveil sculpture in Detroit after rejection at Oklahoma capitol

A Satanic organisation unveiled a controversial bronze Baphomet sculpture in Detroit just before midnight on Saturday

Wesley Clark Calls for Internment Camps for "Radicalized" Americans

Wesley Clark Calls for Internment Camps for “Radicalized” Americans

Former NATO commander advocates internment camps and we’re sure it would only be a matter of time before dissidents were interned along with “radicals”

Young Yemenis. Click to enlarge

20 million face starving to death due to US backed bombing of Yemen

Millions in the world’s poorest country at risk of hunger because of campaign being conducted by the West’s wealthy gulf allies

Saudi Prince Threatens ‘Military Action Without American Support’ Against Iran

Former Saudi ambassador to Washington warns: “Saudi Arabia and the Gulf powers are prepared to take military action without American support after the Iran nuclear deal”

Post nuclear-deal, Carter says military option against Iran remains on table

Despite the recently signed nuclear accord, Washington’s warmongers intend to have their way

Volunteers fo Counter Jade Helm are monitoring the military exercise. Cliuck to enlarge

Secretive military operation ‘Jade Helm’ gets underway across seven states

As conspiracy theorists fearing imminent martial law flock to monitor ‘war simulation’ exercise

Planned Parenthood Busted on Hidden Camera Trying to Sell Aborted Baby Parts

Just when you thought things couldn’t get any more debased. Includes video

Satanic Temple still plans to unveil devil statue in Detroit, despite protests

Satanic Temple still plans to unveil devil statue in Detroit, despite protests

Interestingly, the group behind the statue is also running a pro-abortion campaign because it believes a fetus is not a person, but rather “tissue that belongs to a woman,”