Category: WORLD NEWS

U.S. B-1B Bombers Fly Just Off Coast Of North Korea: 4 Reasons Why This Time It’s Different

ZERO HEDGE–Just before North Korea’s foreign minister was due to address the United Nations, the Pentagon announced that U.S. Air Force B-1B Lancer bombers escorted by fighter jets flew in international airspace over waters east of North Korea on Saturday, in a show of force which “demonstrated the range of military options available to President Donald

US Bombers Fly Off North Korea’s Coast to Display Military Force

SPUTNIK–US airforce B-1B Lancer bombers escorted by fighter jets are displaying American military might near North Korea’s coast. The US bombers flew in the international airspace off the North Korean eastern coast. This military muscle-flexing is aimed to demonstrate the range of US military options available to Donald Trump, Chief Pentagon spokeswoman Dana White said in a statement. “Earlier today, US Air Force

Liberalism is a mental disorder: Schools are banning students from having best friends

FOTM–September 7, 2017 was Britain’s Prince George’s first day of school at the Thomas’s Battersea private kindergarten school in London. Jadie Troy-Pryde reports for Marie Claire, September 11, 2017, that “there’s actually a rule at Thomas’s that discourages any of the children from having a BFF” (best friend forever). Jane Moore, a panelist on the TV talk show Loose

Venezuela’s Economy Has Entered the Eye of the Hurricane and the Aftermath Will Be Devastating

PEDRO OTERO–On September 21, 2016, just over one year ago, the US dollar-Venezuelan Bolivar exchange rate was at 1,008, according to DolarToday. But the value of Venezuela’s currency has decreased by 95.6 percent, now going for 22,938 per one US dollar. When Nicolás Maduro took office on April 19, 2013 following the death of Hugo Chávez and

For the record: No, the world isn’t ending this Saturday (but yes, humanity will destroy itself soon enough)

MIKE ADAMS–Despite the popular predictions of some prophecy-minded groups, the world isn’t ending this Saturday. I fully realize many people will be seriously disappointed by such a notion, because it means that all the problems you have to deal with today will still be there for you to deal with on Monday. While the idea of a

Israel Strikes Damascus After Syrian Missile Defense Fires On Aircraft

ZERO HEDGE–For the third time in as many weeks Israel has reportedly bombed positions inside Syria. Syrian state media along with multiple regional outlets showed fires burning at a facility near the Damascus international airport in the early hours of Friday. Israeli newspaper Haaretz reports that like with previous attacks, Israel jets fired from over Lebanese airspace.

North Korea May Blow Up Hydrogen Bomb in Pacific

SPUTNIK–North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho has suggested that the nation’s leader might be mulling a hydrogen bomb test in the Pacific after their row with the United States escalated this week. “It could be the most powerful detonation of an H-bomb in the Pacific,” Ri told reporters as quoted by the South Korean state news agency Yonhap. The North’s top diplomat added

Liberalism is a mental disorder: France and other EU countries criminalize wolf-whistling & asking women for their phone number

FOTM–Patrick Knox reports for the UK’s The Sun, Sept. 20, 2017, that fulfilling a pledge Emmanuel Macron had made during his presidential election campaign last year, the government of France is declaring war on men “harassing” women in public. Under new plans, wolf-whistling will be a criminal offense in France, as will asking women for their telephone

From criminalising normalisation to criminalising a boycott of Israel

MEMO–Economic, trade and cultural normalisation of relations with Israel, let alone political normalisation and security cooperation, has always been criminalised by the Arab states. However, this did not prevent Arab capitals and individuals from sneaking under the radar and establishing relations and communication with the racist, occupation state. This began very early on, even before

Kim Jong-un Threatens to Tame ‘Mentally Deranged’ Trump with ‘Fire

MIKAEL THALEN—North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has threatened U.S. President Donald Trump with “fire” in response to the president’s speech at the United Nations (U.N.) this week. In a rare, televised speech Friday, Kim labeled the maiden U.N. address as “rude nonsense” and accused Trump of being “mentally deranged” for threatening to destroy North Korea.

What Trump Does Not Want You To Know About His U.N Speech

In this video, Luke Rudkowski of WeAreChange gives you the latest breaking news on U.S Presidents Donald Trump speech at the United Nations as he singled out many countries like Venezuela and others. The intercept article… Wikileaks – Visit our MAIN SITE for more breaking news

Nicolás Maduro Claims to Be Victim of “Death Threat” in Trump’s UN Speech

SABRINA MARTIN–Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro is alleging that United States President Donald Trump threatened to kill him during his speech to the United Nations this week. Trump’s speech to the UN addressed multiple dangerous and failed states around the world, including Venezuela, which he said is in a crisis caused by “faithfully implemented” socialism. Trump also

‘New Hitler’: Iranian, Venezuelan Leaders Lash Back at Trump’s UN Rant

SPUTNIK–US President Donald Trump in his maiden UN speech branded their countries as “rogue” and dictatorial.” An equally angry response from Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro did not take long coming, calling his remarks “shameless”, “ignorant” and “aggressive.” Hands Off the Islamic Republic! The top Iranian diplomat accused Washington of supporting

Not Again! The World Is Ending, This Time on Saturday

SPUTNIK–A self-proclaimed “researcher” David Meade claims the world as we know it will end on September 23 due to the arrival of the mysterious Planet X, in conspiracy circles referred to as Nibiru. Meade, who calls himself a “Christian numerologist” and says he studied astronomy at an unspecified university in Kentucky, bases his prophecy on the biblical description

9 Of The World’s 10 Least-Peaceful Nations Were All Targeted By US Intervention

[9/19/17/ WHITNEY WEBB]  The annual Global Peace Index, recently released for June 2017, has found that while the world is more peaceful now than last year, violence has increased significantly overall in the past decade. Although the situation has improved in many countries, the ten lowest-ranking nations – known as the world’s “least peaceful” countries –

Hurricanes Don’t Prove Global Warming, and a Carbon Tax Wouldn’t Stop Them Anyway

[9/19/17/ PANAM POST]   In the midst of a severe hurricane season and the destruction wrought by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, many people are claiming that man-made global warming has intensified rainfall and hurricanes. However, comprehensive facts show that rainfall and hurricane activity are well within the bounds of natural variation, and there is no cogent evidence

US Sanctions Continue to Backfire: China Opens $10 Billion Credit Line for Iran

[9/18/17/ SPUTNIK]  Following the ground-breaking 2015 Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) between Iran and Russia, the US, China, France, the UK, as well as Germany and the EU, to end its nascent nuclear weapons program, Tehran — in honoring the terms of the unprecedented treaty — has nonetheless seen Washington implement a host of new sanctions against the Middle Eastern country, including asset freezes and

US Puts Bolivia, Venezuela on Blacklist for Poor Cooperation in War on Drugs

[9/18/17/ KARINA MARTIN]  Bolivia is back on Bolivia’s blacklist of countries failing to prevent a flow of drugs through an international black market. The country appeared on a list with 22 other countries that “do not necessarily reflect the anti-drug efforts of their governments or the appropriate level of cooperation with the United States.” The list

Trump & Netanyahu Families Now Determine All Our Future Lives

[9/17/17/Anthony Bellchambers]   The United States of America is the world’s greatest super-state with the largest economy/global GDP; the most powerful military machine in history backed by the largest arsenal of nuclear weapons in existence. It’s ‘sidekick’ in the Middle East is the state of Israel. The American principal and its Israeli satellite, work in concert

“A Lot Of People Will Be Killed” Fearful Californians Prepare For A Nuclear Attack

[9/17/17/ ZERO HEDGE]  With each passing day and each new ICBM launch from a seemingly unhinged North Korean dictator, the fears of an attack on the U.S. mainland, though faint, increasingly weigh on the hearts and minds of Americans, particularly those in California.  As The Guardian points out today, those fears have even prompted a group of

How US Media Blames Other Countries for ‘US’ Miserable Failure In Afghanistan’

[9/17/17 SPUTNIK]  CNN tries to brew another scandal around Russia: it has come up with a report, claiming that the Russian government is allegedly arming the Taliban militants in Afghanistan, based on an interview with a ‘breakaway terrorist group in the West.’ Political analyst Rahimullah Yusufzai, explained to Sputnik what is the actual purpose of

Over Harvey-Stricken Texas, Air Force Now Spraying Banned Insecticide that Killed Millions of Bees

[9/16/17 FTP]  The US Air Force is spraying 6 million acres in Texas with potentially harmful insecticides, as the state tries to rid itself of swarms of mosquitoes nesting in flooded areas after Hurricane Harvey. The work began this past weekend with the military using low-flying C-130 cargo planes to douse three counties with Naled,

US Won’t Be Satisfied Until Seeing Stable Syria Without Assad – Envoy

[9/16/17 SPUTNIK]  The US envoy to the UN has reiterated Washington’s years-long goal regarding Syria. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The United States will not be satisfied until Syrian President Bashar Assad is removed from power, US Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said on Friday. “I think we’re not going to be satisfied until we see a solid and stable Syria, and

Russia claiming ownership of the Arctic, seizing massive energy reserves and occupying the strategic “high ground” of the planet

[9/15/17/JAYSON VELEY]  With the rise of radical Islam, North Korea continuing to test intercontinental ballistic missiles, China snatching up territory in the South China Sea, and Russia on the move, it is absolutely critical that the United States puts in the required amount of time and effort to prepare for the worst. This doesn’t mean

Venezuela Has Officially Abandoned The Petrodollar – Does This Make War With Venezuela More Likely?

[9/15/17/ MICHAEL SNYDER]Venezuela is the 11th largest oil producing country in the entire world, and it has just announced that it is going to stop using the petrodollar.  Most Americans don’t even know what the petrodollar is, but for those of you that do understand what I am talking about, this should send a chill up your

More radioactive material to be released into the Pacific Ocean from the failed Fukushima power plant

[9/14/17/ TRACEY WATSON]  The Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was one of the 15 largest nuclear power stations in the world, until it sustained massive damage when Japan was hit first by a magnitude 9.0 earthquake, and then a massive tsunami, on March 11, 2011. Almost 16,000 people died in the disaster, and another 160,000

Thousands Of People Around The World Are Willingly Implanting The Mark Of The Beast In Their Bodies

[9/14/17/ MAC SLAVO]  Commuters in Sweden believe that they are at the forefront of the future.  They are willingly getting microchips implanted into their hands so that their commute is easier, but many say that what they are really implanting is the mark of the beast. The progressive thinking commuters have futuristic microchip implants embedded into their

Maduro Drops All Pretense, Vows to Become a Dictator to Ensure “Economic Peace” in Venezuela

[9/11/17/KARINA MARTIN]  Venezuelan ruler Nicolás Maduro usually picks a fight with whomever calls his regime a dictatorship, insisting it is nothing but democratic. But amid a deep economic and political crisis, now even himself is admitting that he might have to “become a dictator” to wrestle with inflation and shortages. On Friday, September 8, Maduro said during

Mexico Rocked By Its Biggest Earthquake in a Century

[9/10/17/ DAN MCCUE]  A powerful, 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck the southwestern coast of Mexico late Thursday, killing at least 58 people, toppling homes and businesses, and rattling buildings as far away as Mexico City, 450 miles from the quake’s epicenter. “We are assessing the damage, which will probably take hours, if not days,” said Mexican

World War 3? The United States And North Korea Stand On The Brink Of A Nuclear War

[9/4/17/ MICHAEL SNYDER]  After North Korea successfully tested a hydrogen bomb on Sunday, U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis warned that the United States is more than capable of “the total annihilation of a country”.  Unfortunately, the North Koreans may have already gotten to the point where they are capable of the same thing.  Just

US, South Korea Consider ‘Effective Military Reponses’ to DPRK’s Nuclear Test

[9/3/17/ SPUTNIK]  The top military officers of the United States and South Korea have discussed “effective military responses” that could show the military might of the allies in the wake of North Korea’s latest nuclear test on Sunday. Gen. Joseph Dunford, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) and South Korea’s Gen. Jeong Kyeong-doo discussed

What Pyongyang Wanted to Tell Its Neighbors With Recent Missile Launch

[9/3/17/ SPUTNIK]  Commenting on the recent missile ballistic test conducted by North Korea on Tuesday, political scientist Dr. Andrew O’Neil explained to Sputnik Radio why Pyongyang’s recent missile test is qualitatively different from the previous ones and what message it actually sent its neighbors. On Tuesday, North Korea fired a missile that flew over northern Japan’s airspace. The

HERE WE GO AGAIN: Pyongyang Says Missile Launch First Step Toward Guam Attack

[8/30/17/ SPUTNIK]  Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) Supreme Leader Kim Jong-un said on August 30 that the previous day’s ballistic missile test comprised “the first step of the military operation of the [Korean People’s Army] in the Pacific and a meaningful prelude to containing Guam,” North Korean state media reports. Kim was reportedly onsite