Day: January 18, 2017

Gen. Haftar of Libyan National Army Meets With Russian Defense Minister

ISIS IN ACTION On 10 January, the Benghazi Shura Revolutionary Council (BRSC) said that the Islamic State (ISIS) breakout from the besieged Benghazi areas of Sabri and Ganfuda on 5 January caused ‘some’ disarray in their ranks, calling the ISIS withdrawal a ‘betrayal’. The BRSC and their supporters are facing a growing scandal over their […]

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Who Is Oscar Lopez Rivera?

(teleSUR) San Juan – Tuesday’s announcement that the renowned Puerto Rican independence activist will be released in May is just the latest step in a remarkable journey. After a decades-long international campaign for his freedom, on Tuesday President Obama announced that Puerto Rican independence activist Oscar Lopez Rivera will be released in May. The announcement […]

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EU Intelligence: Erdogan Planned Purges Before July Coup

(GPA) Brussels – A leaked report by European Union intelligence allegedly shows that Erdogan planned purges of military officials before July and that it was this plan, not exiled cleric Fetullah Gülen that sparked the coup. The secret report was assembled by Intcen, the EU’s intelligence agency, in August and released to The Times in the U.K. […]

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Media Blackout: Surface-To-Air Missile System Deployed at Standing Rock

(ANTIMEDIA) North Dakota — The militarization of law enforcement at the site of the Dakota Access Pipeline has apparently reached a whole new level. On Monday, independent journalist John Ziegler posted photos and video on Facebook showing what appears to be an Avenger Air Defense System, or AN/TWQ-1, deployed near the Standing Rock Indian reservation in […]

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76 Dead After Nigerian Military Mistakenly Bombed a Refugee Camp

(GPA) Rann – At least 76 people have been killed and roughly 200 wounded after the Nigerian mistakenly hit a refugee camp in Rann yesterday while carrying out strikes against Boko Haram in the same area. At the end of December, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari announced that Boko Haram had been nearly defeated in the […]

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