Trump Brings Troops Back Home To Saudi Arabia

Trump is a master of doubletalk. Moon of Alabama illustrates why his pledge to bring U.S. troops home is a cynical ploy

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China’s Anniversary Parade Reveals New Weapons That Will Influence US Strategy

While the US military has wasted years fighting counter-insurgency in Iraq and Afghanistan, Russia and China’s militaries have been preparing for the 21st century

Senior Twitter Executive Joined British Army Troll Brigade

The British Army’s 77th Brigade uses social media platforms to wage what the head of the UK military, General Nick Carter, describes as “information warfare”

The Crisis Over The Attack On Saudi Oil Infrastructure Is Over – We Now Wait For the Next One

Researchers have found that a previously unknown Patriot air-defence system had been deployed to protect the Abqaiq oil plant. Obviously it failed to do so

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How Russian And Iran Beat Their Opponents’ Strategies

Saudi Arabia, like the U.S., never took its opponents seriously. It bombed Yemen to bits and never expected retaliation. Now it’s paying the price

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How The BBC’s Quentin Sommerville Created Fairytales Of Underground Hospitals In Syria

If ever there are trials for the crimes of the New World Order the media must be held to account, especially the BBC

737 MAX – Boeing Insults International Safety Regulators As New Problems Cause Longer Grounding

International flight safety regulators no longer trust the US Federal Aviation Administration after it failed to uncover problems with the 737 MAX

Saudi Arabia Acknowledges Defeat In Yemen – Starts To Sue For Peace

Despite being armed to the teeth with the latest state-of-the-art Western weapons, the Saudis have been humbled by the ragtag Iranian-backed Houthis

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Long Range Attack On Saudi Oil Field Ends War On Yemen

The war in Yemen is over for the Saudis. Moon of Alabama explains they face defeat

Why The End Of The INF Treaty Will Not Start A New Arms Race

Moon of Alabama explains, persuasively, why a new arms race is NOT going to happen

Ukraine Election – Voters Defeat Second Color Revolution

A review of recent Ukrainian history with a link to a new Oliver Stone documentary, which was to have been shown on a pro-Russian Kiev TV station. Until the station was forced to cancel the broadcast after right-wing groups mortared it

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Putin Confirms That Sergei Skripal Wanted To Go Back To Russia

This would explain why British Intelligence wanted Skripal silenced and why we’ve heard nothing from him since Russia allegedly tried to assassinate him

“Pretty Please” – Trump Asked Iran To Allow Him To Bomb It

Multiple sources confirm that Trump asked Iran to allow a token strike on an uninhabited area so he could save face, after the downing of the U.S. Global Hawk

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U.S. Attempts To Lure Iran Into Shooting Down Another U.S. Plane

Why bother with a false flag when the U.S. can tempt Iran into shooting down one of its planes?

How Russia’s President Putin Explains The End Of The ‘Liberal’ Order

Putin has been making waves recently but as Moon of Alabama explains, he hasn’t been arguing against liberalism but rather the international (neo-)liberal order

Western News Agencies Mistranslate Iran’s President Speech – It Is Not The First Time Such ‘Error’ Happens

Contrary to what the major news agencies reported recently, Iran’s President Rouhani did not describe Trump as “retarded”.

If Trump wants to Avoid War, Iran will use other Means to Pressure Him

If Trump wants to Avoid War, Iran will use other Means to Pressure Him

The Pentagon and the White House don’t know exactly where the drone went down. Nor do they trust that the US Central Command is telling them the whole truth

White House Pushes Trump Pulled Back’ Story – He Likely Never Approved To Strike Iran

The whole storyline of “a strike was ordered but Trump held back and saved the day” might well be fake. Moon of Alabama explains why

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Syria – Western Media Glorification Of Syrian Jihadist Is A Sign That The War Is Far From Its End

Why did the Associated Press, the BBC and the Guardian all glorify a drug-addicted terrorist who called for genocide?

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U.S. 7th Fleet Cruiser Ignores Rules At Sea – Nearly Collides With Russian Destroyer

US Navy vessel nearly collides with a Russian warship and despite pictures showing the US vessel was at fault, Russia is blamed