Current Affairs

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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

Hungarians Back Orban's 'Anti-Soros' University Law

Hungarians Back Orban’s ‘Anti-Soros’ University Law

Survey finds the majority of Hungarians support government moves against George Soros-funded university

We anticipated failed North Korean missile test launch, says U.S. adviser with Pence

North Korean missile “blew up almost immediately” during test launch. Was it sabotaged?

Trump is Playing with Fire in North Korea

Trump is Playing with Fire in North Korea

The situation with North Korea could very easily spiral out of control

Strained relations evident in the meeting between Tillerson and Lavrov. Click to enlarge

U.S. and Russia at Odds Over Syria

Meeting between Tillerson and Putin marks a new low point, as relations between Russia and America reach their lowest point since the Cold War

TV screen broadcasts news report on a North Korean missile launch at a railway station in Seoul, South Korea. Click to enlarge

China ‘sent 150,000 troops’ to its North Korea border and is ‘ready to take action’

The move will be welcomed by President Trump, who recently tweeted: “North Korea is looking for trouble. If China decides to help, that would be great.”

A multi-level analysis of the US cruise missile attack on Syria and its consequences

A multi-level analysis of the US cruise missile attack on Syria and its consequences

The Saker looks at the pretext, the attack itself and the political fallout

Trump sends ‘armada’ to North Korea as Kim Jong-un threatens to nuke warships

U.S. despatches warships to the Korean peninsula as Trump warns that “North Korea is looking for trouble”

Image released by the Syrian White Helmets which shows rescue workers handling victims with their bare hands and inadequate gas masks, undermining claims of sarin usage

Evidence Calls Western Narrative About Syrian Chemical Attack Into Question

Growing doubts about the official version of events at Khan Sheikhoun with the corporate media misrepresenting what happened

US stryker armoured vehicles make their way from Germany to Orzysz, Poland

Battle group drives to Russian borders: The Nato force combating Putin aggression

One can only marvel at the double-standards in the Express, as it reports on a NATO “Battle Group” forming on Russia’s western border

EU could BREAK UP the US: Juncker in jaw-dropping threat over support for Brexit

EU could BREAK UP the US: Juncker in jaw-dropping threat over support for Brexit

EU boss Juncker says he could campaign to break up the US in revenge for Trump’s support for Brexit

Balakleya munitions depot disaster Ukraine SITREP

Balakleya munitions depot disaster Ukraine SITREP

In the wake of the disaster President Poroshenko has invited NATO in to help with what he termed “humanitarian demining”. Includes videos

Anti-Semitic Flyers Found On UIC Campus For Second Time In A Week

Anti-Semitic Flyers Found On UIC Campus For Second Time In A Week

Even though the flyers make some valid points it’s interesting that Black Lives Matter are quick to condemn them. Is that the price of George Soros’s funding?

North Korea missile test fails, U.S. and South say, as tensions simmer

Missile explodes reportedly seconds after launch

Will Libya Become The New Syria Now That Russian Forces Have Arrived?

Russia has reportedly moved Special Forces troops to Western Egypt, close to the border with Libya ready for deployment. Is Moscow about to repeat its Syrian gambit in Libya?

About "Under Our Eyes"

About “Under Our Eyes”

Interview with Thierry Mayssan about his latest book: “Right Under Our Eyes. From September 11 to Donald Trump”