Max Blumenthal, Author at GEOPOLITICS ALERT

Author: Max Blumenthal

Max Blumenthal is an award-winning journalist and the author of several books, including best-selling Republican Gomorrah, Goliath, The Fifty One Day War, and The Management of Savagery. He has produced print articles for an array of publications, many video reports, and several documentaries, including Killing Gaza. Blumenthal founded The Grayzone in 2015 to shine a journalistic light on America’s state of perpetual war and its dangerous domestic repercussions.

Top Officials Mull US Military Attack on Venezuela at Private DC Meeting

Washington D.C. (GZ) – Away from the public eye, the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) think tank hosted a top-level, off-the-record meeting to explore US military options against Venezuela. (The complete list of attendees for the private CSIS event on US military options against Venezuela appears at the bottom of this article.) Washington […]

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The Overthrow Of Omar El-Bashir in Sudan

Khartoum (OR) – The similarity between events in Algeria, Libya and Sudan evoke what happened in 2011 in Tunisia, Libya, and Egypt. For some, it was a revolutionary movement against dictatorships, while for others, it was a replay of the organization by the British of the Great Arab Revolt of 1916. Concerning 2011, the publication […]

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Turkish Ambassador Denies Report Claiming Ankara Sent ISIS Fighters to Libya

Ankara (TM) – Turkish Ambassador to Tunisia Ömer Faruk Doğan has denied a Tunisian news report accusing Ankara of sending Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) terrorists to the Libyan capital of Tripoli from Syria, the state-run Anadolu news agency reported. In a statement, Doğan described the report by private newspaper Al-Chourouk as “lies.” The […]

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Activists Compare Worldwide Attention to Notre Dame with Destruction in Syria, Iraq

Tehran (TNA) – Twitter activists highlighted the amount of attention given to Notre Dame cathedral fire incident in comparison to destruction in Syria, Iraq, and even Palestine done by terrorist groups and Israeli forces. Twitter users pointed to the amount of attention paid and solidarities expressed by the nations and their leaders following a fire at […]

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New Chaos in Libya and the Scramble for African Resources

Tripoli (NEO) – North Africa is in turmoil again and the cause of it can be found in the plots of the Europeans and Americans to break nations states into pieces in order to control the oil and gas producing areas of the region and in the plots of against each other. In Libya the […]

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Sudan’s Army Arrests Bashir, Declares 3 Months Emergency Period

Khartoum (TLS) – Sudan’s Army arrested former leader Omar al-Bashir and took over the governance of the nation while declaring a state of emergency for three months. President Omar al-Bashir, who ruled Sudan for 30 years, was overthrown Thursday by the armed forces which announced a two-year period of military rule to be followed by elections. The army also […]

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Trump Congratulates Israel’s Netanyahu on Election Victory

Washington (MEMO) – US President Donald Trump phoned Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday to congratulate him on his re-election, and Netanyahu said he thanked his ally for “tremendous support for Israel.”, Reuters reports. Netanyahu tweeted that Trump had called him from Air Force One. The president was on a flight to Texas. Netanyahu secured a clear path to […]

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NATO at 70 Years Old… Still Vigorous in Aggression

Brussels (SCF) – When the North Atlantic Treaty Organization was created 70 years ago in 1949 it was formed as a blatant military instrument for waging the Cold War, a war that the US, Britain and other European allies had newly embarked on. NATO’s public relations cant about “peace and security” is but Orwellian rhetoric. […]

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Turkish Opposition: Police Going Door-to-Door Asking Who Residents Voted For

Ankara (TM) – As controversy over the İstanbul mayoral election continues, the Turkish opposition has claimed that the police are going door-to-door in the Büyükçekmece district, asking residents who they voted for, the Artı Gerçek news website reported on Tuesday. The allegation was made by Engin Altay and Seyit Torun, top officials from the main opposition Republican People’s […]

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Iran Armed Forces to Combat US CENTCOM Terror Group

Tehran (GPA) – The Iranian Armed Forces General Staff condemned Washington’s hostile move to blacklist the Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) and warned that the Iranian forces would spare no effort to combat the “terrorist group” of the US Central Command (CENTCOM). “The study of the adventurous behaviors of the criminal and bloodthirsty America in the […]

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