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7 Key Events That Changed the Geopolitical Landscape This Week

(GPA) Detroit – This has been a big week in world events and we here at Geopolitics Alert have covered a few major stories. Here are your key takeaways for the week of December 25th: Israel Reacts to the UNSC Settlement Decision. After the United Nations Security Council bite last week calling for a halt […]

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Kremlin Wants Kissinger to Help Thaw Russia-US Relations

(teleSUR) Moscow – A new report suggested the former right-wing secretary of state could play a lead role in the normalization of ties between Moscow and Washington. Russia would welcome U.S. war criminal Henry Kissinger to intervene in thawing Russia-U.S. relations, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov said Tuesday. His comments come in the wake of […]

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Obama Expels 35 Russian Diplomats From US and Announces Sanctions

(GPA) Washington – In a response to the alleged Russian interference in the US presidential election, US officials announced they would be expelling 35 Russian diplomats from the United States as “punishment.” Washington will also be closing two compounds– one in New York and one in Maryland– which Russia uses for intelligence gathering. This all […]

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Poland Purchases US Missiles Causing Risk of ‘Provoking Conflict’

(GPA) Warsaw – Upon the recent confirmation of a $225 million dollar contract for air-to-surface missiles between Boeing and the Polish government, tensions are continuing to heighten in Eastern Europe. The purchase of the 70 JASSM-ER long range missiles (worth about $850,000 per unit) is already ratcheting up tension between the government officials in Warsaw […]

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Erdogan Says He Has Proof of US Aiding Terrorists in Syria

(GPA) Ankara – Turkish President Recep Erdogan said in a press conference yesterday that he has proof of the US aiding terrorists in Syria such as the Kurdish YPG and PYD but also including the Islamic State (IS). Erdogan said it was “very clear” that the US is arming and supporting “terrorist groups including Daesh (IS)” […]


Black Sea Plane Crash: Red Army Choir Among Victims

(teleSUR)  Moscow – The world-renowned Alexandrov Ensemble, or Red Army Choir, is considered one of the remaining symbols of the Soviet era in Russia. Russian officials have confirmed that 64 members of the world-renowned Red Army Choir are among the 92 people dead after their TU-154 military aircraft headed for Syria crashed in the Black […]

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Russia and Syria Report of Mass Graves in Liberated Aleppo

(GPA) Damascus – As Russian and Syrian soldiers survey the streets of the formerly “rebel” controlled areas of East Aleppo, reports are emerging of booby traps, mass graves and signs of torture. Russian soldiers reported multiple mass grave sites have been located in the initial sweep of East Aleppo during the clearing of bombs and […]

Middle East Palestine

In Wake of UNSC Vote, Israel Approves Hundreds of New Settlements

(GPA) Tel Aviv – Following the vote on Friday by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) calling for a halt to further Israeli settlements in the West Bank, the Jerusalem Planning Committee has approved hundreds of new settlement homes in East Jerusalem. The Israeli government began approving new settlements over the weekend that were previously deemed […]