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Syria the Latest Case of US ‘Stumbling’ Into War

Washington D.C. (FAIR) – A recent headline in The Atlantic (6/9/17) earnestly pondered if the US was “Getting Sucked Into More War in Syria.” “Even as Washington potentially stumbles into war…” was how the article’s discussion began. One of the most common tropes in US media is that the US military always goes to war reluctantly—and, if there […]

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Iran Set to Release Documents Linking US with ISIS

Tehran (DR) – Hamid Reza Moghadam Far, an official representing the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps has stated that Iran plans on releasing new documents demonstrating that not only was the US systematic in the founding of ISIS but that the US continues to aid the Salafist terrorist group in spite of public statements coming from Washington. According […]

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Putin: US Routinely Meddles in Russian and Other Nations’ Elections

Moscow (SCF) – In a Showtime interview of Russian President Vladimir Putin by American film-maker Oliver Stone, which started airing on June 12th, Putin called «lies» many of the allegations by U.S. intelligence agencies, to the effect that he or his government attempted to influence the outcome of the 2016 U.S. Presidential election. He also accused the U.S. government of having actually done not only […]

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Trump continues a self-destructive U.S. policy in Syria

Washington (AMN) – On June 18, 2017, the Trump administration made a grave mistake in downing a Syrian jet south of Tabqah, which follows a string of similar events in the months prior. Faced with the decision of having to vacate Syria and abandon the garrison stationed in al-Tanf near the Jordanian border, staying in al-Tanf despite waning strategic value, or […]

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US Response to Russia: “We Will Not Hesitate to Defend Ourselves or Our Partners if Threatened”

Washington, D.C. (Duran) – America’s collective statement is a climb-down, mired in arrogance, concealing a veiled threat. Two US military officials have responded to a statement from the Russian Ministry of Defence which has been widely misreported by the mainstream media. The section of the statement which speaks of Russia’s plans to respond to future illegal acts of […]

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Ayatollah Khamenei: Rookie White Housers Unaware of Iran’s Power

Tehran (Tasnim) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei reminded the US of its inability to harm the Islamic Republic, saying the inexperienced White House officials will have to face reality after getting a kick in the teeth. On Sunday evening, a group of families of the Iranian border guards martyred in service and of […]

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Russia Will Consider US Aircraft in Syria For What They Are: Hostile Forces

Damascus (GPA) – Now that US forces have shot down their first Syrian government jet, Russia is responding by challenging the US coalitions illegal operations. US fighter jets shot down the Syrian jet just yesterday, but events have unfolded quickly since then. The downing of the Syrian jet by US forces has moved Russia to […]

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Trump to Reverse Cuba Policy, Reinstate ‘Regime Change’ Goals

Washington D.C. (teleSUR) – Trump plans to announce the policy change at a Miami theater named after Manuel Artime, a Cuban exile leader of the CIA-backed Bay of Pigs invasion. U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to fulfill his campaign promise to curtail the Obama Administration’s 2014 re-engagement deal with Havana, tightening pressure on Cuba and dashing the hopes […]

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Venezuela Opposition Leader Tries to Foment Military Uprising

Caracas (teleSUR) – As violent right-wing protests continue in Venezuela, jailed opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez openly called for a military rebellion. Jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez has openly called on the military to rebel, continuing a longstanding trend of right-wing coup mongering in the South American country aimed at forcing the government of President Nicolas […]