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Trump Resumes Arms Sales to Saudis Frozen Under Obama

Riyadh (GPA) – The US State Department under Donald Trump has announced today that they will green-light the sale of weapons to Saudi Arabia that were previously frozen in the final months of the Obama administration. The State Department announced the resumption of the sale of arms today, that will primarily be used by Saudi […]

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Canada Extend Mission in Ukraine for Additional Two Years

Ottawa (GPA) – The Canadian government has officially announced the extension of their military training mission in Ukraine until 2019, despite some Russophobes warning of possible future interference. Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland announced yesterday that Canada was officially extending the timeline of their military’s presence in Ukraine until March of 2019. Freeland told […]

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Wikileaks Releases CIA’s Hacking Toolbox

Washington (GPA) – This morning at 8 a.m., the government transparency advocacy organization Wikileaks released the password to an encrypted zip file and an online archive of the CIA’s hacking arsenal. CIA negligence sees it losing control of all cyber weapons arsenal sparking serious proliferation concerns #Vault7 https://t.co/mHaRNCr3Df pic.twitter.com/lwapDCKYt9 — WikiLeaks (@wikileaks) March 7, 2017 […]

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Op-Ed: Why the Trump-Putin ‘Bromance’ is a Farce

United States (GPA) – As Jeff Sessions becomes the latest victim of the establishment witch hunt for Russian influence, the one question nobody seems to be asking is ‘what exactly has Trump done for Putin?’ Attorney General Jeff Sessions is the latest victim of the neo-Mcarthyism sweeping through Washington. The accusations leveled against him are […]

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Europe Ukraine

Donbas Rebels Seize Businesses in Response to Rail Blockade

Donetsk (GPA) – After over a month of rail lines out of eastern Ukraine being blocked by right wing paramilitaries and pro-Kiev veterans, the Donbas rebels have issued an ultimatum to Ukraine’s government. Tension has been ratcheting up in eastern Ukraine since late January when former members of ‘volunteer battalions,’ and backed by right wing members […]

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Israel & Palestine Middle East

Israeli Troops Evict Illegal Settlers and Demolish Homes

Ofra, West Bank (GPA) – Israeli illegal settlers are getting a taste of their own medicine as they’re evicted from homes constructed in the West Bank that were deemed illegal by the Supreme Court. Earlier today, nine settler homes in the West Bank village of Ofra were subjected to a forced evacuation by Israeli police. […]

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Top US Commander in Middle East: More Troops Needed in Syria

Jordan (GPA) – The top US commander for operations in the Middle East has apparently told reporters that more American troops may be needed in Syria for “maintaining momentum” in the fight against the Islamic State. General Joseph L. Votel, head of CENTCOM, and therefore head of all active US military operations has said that […]

Israel & Palestine Middle East Syria

Israeli Jet Flies Over Terrorists to Strike Syrian Army Positions

Damascus (GPA) – Israeli jets have targeted what they say was a weapons convoy bound for Hezbollah overnight, the only problem is that the forces transporting the weapons were troops from the Syrian Arab Army. An Israeli jet is alleged to have carried or bombings in both Syria and possibly Lebanese territory overnight, after bypassing […]

Israel & Palestine Middle East

Trump and Netanyahu Say There May be ‘No Need’ for a Palestinian State

Washington (GPA) – In Trump’s first meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu there was some possible good short term news about curbing settlement activity in Palestine. But then this was followed up by statements that may turn out to be bad news for the Palestinians in the long term. Trump Changes Tone on Settlements […]