Current Affairs

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Extension of the conflict

Several US Generals have revealed that not since the Korean War has the situation been so serious. According to them, a conflict between the US and Russia would be brief, but of an unprecedented amplitude. Thierry Meyssan explains

Trump calls Clinton 'the devil' and says she should be 'in jail' in astonishing presidential debate

Trump calls Clinton ‘the devil’ and says she should be ‘in jail’ in astonishing presidential debate

The current presidential race will probably go down as the bitterest in U.S. history. Includes videos

US Navy destroyer is targeted by Houthi rebels with two missiles off the coast of Yemen

Iranian-backed Houthi rebels fire two missiles at U.S. Navy destroyer after Saudi-led airstrikes kill more than 140 in Yemen’s capital

The 70,000 post-coup arrests are now at the heart of the Turkish government’s propaganda war

Although some have been released more than 70,000 have been arrested in the wake of the attempted coup against President Erdogan

US troops en route to NATO drills in Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia. Click to enlarge

Why Russia has been ramping up hostile action

Stupid question. CNN knows the answer but its coverage actually obscures it. We explain

Mugabe turns Zimbabwe into a vampire state

Mugabe turns Zimbabwe into a vampire state

“Liberation” from white minority rule has brought Zimbabwe to its knees and seen the emergence of a ruthless, predatory ruling clique

People walk past damaged buildings in the opposition-held Tariq al-Bab neighbourhood of Aleppo, Syria, October 5, 2016. Click to enlarge

Syrian army says it will reduce Aleppo air strikes

So as to provide those held as human shields in opposition-held eastern Aleppo with a window of opportunity

Houthis Claim to Strike a UAE Navy Vessel With a Missile Near Yemen

Houthis Claim to Strike a UAE Navy Vessel With a Missile Near Yemen

Yemeni Houthi fighters claim to have sunk a UAE warship, which was part of the Saudi-led coalition, probably with an Iranian naval missile. Includes videos

‘October Surprise’ Thwarted? Wikileaks Cancels Highly Anticipated Tuesday Announcement Due to 'Security Concerns’

‘October Surprise’ Thwarted? Wikileaks Cancels Highly Anticipated Tuesday Announcement Due to ‘Security Concerns’

Has Assange succumbed to pressure from Hillary Clinton’s camp?

Hungarians set to reject migrant quotas in boon for PM Orban

A solid win in Sunday’s referendum on migration is expected to strengthen Prime Minister Orban’s position in negotiations Brussels

Sex robot cafe aims to offer Londoners fellatio with their morning coffee

It’s a measure of how far the West has sunk. But we also sense that it’s an indication that it’s not going to get much lower

Prof. Peterson

Professor Makes Headlines by Challenging Political Correctness

Will the intellectual attack dogs be set on this outspoken academic? Includes video

Sergei Ryabkov. Click to enlarge

Russia says U.S. Syria statement shows Washington supports terrorism

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister says the U.S. is effectively inviting terrorists to attack Russia

In this frame grab taken from video provided by the Syrian anti-government activist group Aleppo Media Center (AMC), a child sits in an ambulance after being pulled out or a building hit by an airstirke, in Aleppo, Syria, Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016. Syrian opposition activists reported an airstrikes on the al-Qaterji neighborhood in Aleppo late Wednesday. (Aleppo Media Center via AP)

The Oligarchy is Losing its Grip, But its Death Throes May Prove Fatal … to Us

Jim Jatras on the influence of ‘atrocity porn’

Swedish police are losing the battle against increasing levels of crime and violence. Click to enlarge

Gun attack in Malmo leaves ‘multiple casualties’ as police seal off neighbourhood in south of Swedish city

Gunfire and explosions rock Sweden’s third largest city

For the first time, Saudi Arabia is being attacked by both Sunni and Shia leaders

A major event occurred this past week that was largely ignored by the world’s media. A conference of 200 Sunni prelates all but excommunicated Saudi Arabia’s leaders

Police arrest, identify shooter who killed 5 at mall in Washington State

The suspect, a 29-year-old Turkish national with permanent U.S. residence, appeared “like a zombie” when arrested

S-400 capable of intercepting in bound cruise missiles

Putin moves his most advanced anti-aircraft missile system in range of NATO Baltic base

It’s still in Russia though. NATO bases are only within range because NATO has been moving its bases closer to Russia’s borders

"Hillary Clinton has 1 Year to Live," says Medical School Professor

“Hillary Clinton has 1 Year to Live,” says Medical School Professor

Credible and with disturbing implications, not just for Hillary Clinton but for America and the rest of the world

Creepy Clowns Are Terrorizing Children, Parents And Schools All Over America

Creepy Clowns Are Terrorizing Children, Parents And Schools All Over America

Michael Synder on an odd and slightly sinister new phenomenon