Aktuelles auf englisch (36) [der letzten 24 Stunden]
Topthema - Aktuelle Hotspots (1)
The Syrian air defenses responded to an Israeli violation of the country’s airspace near the Lebanese border, forcing the enemy’s warplanes to retreat.
The eyes of the world will turn to China as the Communist Party of China (CPC) will hold its 19th national congress, at which the CPC will unveil new leadership and set a blueprint for national development for the next five years and beyond.
Though Puerto Rican law prohibits ownership and bearing of most long-guns and especially semiautomatic weapons, the streets of the stricken US colony now throng with mercenaries in tactical gear bearing such arms, their faces masked.
11:54 [Veterans Today]
... The White House makes all efforts to drive the “Bolivarian” regime from power in Venezuela. Latin America is a traditional sphere of influence of the USA since the end of the 19th century, and Washington extremely painfully reacts to loss of positions in its “backyard”. ...
Welt - Mittlerer Osten (1)
16:22 [Press TV]
Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani says Iran expects to benefit from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) for which it has paid high costs or it would rethink dealing with the 2015 nuclear accord.
Welt - Naher Osten - arabische Halbinsel (10)
1:08 [Press TV]
Israeli settlers have stolen the olive harvest of dozens of trees belonging to a number of Palestinian farmers from the occupied West Bank districts of Ramallah and Nablus.
The government of Iraq has accused Kurdish officials of waging a misinformation campaign to cover up attacks on Iraqi Security Forces in Kirkuk.
Iraqi soldiers have raised their country’s flags over key buildings in Kirkuk, and Baghdad has declared the Kurdish city be under government control. The Kurdish Peshmerga forces called the takeover “a flagrant declaration of war” and vowed that Iraq will pay a “heavy price.”
20:53 [Moon of Alabama]
Today the Iraqi government took Kirkuk back from occupying Kurdish forces. This marks the end of the Kurdish independence project in Iraq.
16:28 [NRT TV]
Turkey on Monday said it was ready to help the Iraqi government operation in the disputed city of Kirkuk.
16:21 [Press TV]
Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has ordered the hoisting of Iraqi national flag in the country’s oil-rich northern province of Kirkuk as well as other areas under the control of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG).
15:33 [NRT TV]
The General Command of Kurdish Peshmerga Forces issued a statement on Monday (October 16), accusing some Peshmerga officials loyal to Patriotic Union of Kurdistan (PUK) of involvement in “a conspiracy” with the central government against the Kurdish people in Kirkuk.
15:04 [South Front]
The Iraqi Army and the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) have been rapidly developing momentum in the countryside of Kirkuk city amid sporadic clashes with the Kurdish Peshmerga.
... The Iraqi armed forces gained control of roads and infrastructure near Kirkuk from Kurdish fighters, including the North Gas Company station, a nearby oil processing plant, and the industrial district south of the city. The military also captured Kirkuk’s K-1 Air Base from Kurdish forces ...
11:51 [Middle East Eye]
An unidentified official source told the daily that the soldiers for hire were trained at an Emirati military base in Liwa in the west of the country by Academi, a US security service company formerly known as Blackwater.
0:31 [NRT TV]
The United States is "not taking sides" following clashes between Iraqi forces and the country`s Kurds, U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday, as tensions escalate following the autonomous Kurdish region`s independence referendum.
0:29 [NRT TV]
U.S. Senator John McCain expressed concern over reports of military advances by the Iraqi forces against Kurdish positions near Kirkuk.
The battle over the presidency of the United States is becoming the core battle which will determine the fate of civilization as we know it. We are experiencing historical changes in the world, as the financial empire centered in London and New York teeters toward catastrophic collapse.
Welt - Süd-Süd-Kooperation (1)
16:29 [Press TV]
Malaysia has rolled out the red carpet for Qatar`s emir, who is on his first trip to Southeast Asia amid a simmering diplomatic crisis with Saudi Arabia and its allies.
Welt - Weltwirtschaft (1)
The Central Bank of Russia has recently been buying bullion at an unprecedented pace.
Jordi Sanchez of the Catalan National Assembly (ANC) and Jordi Cuixart of Omnium Cultural have been ordered to jail without bail, according to a decision announced by Judge Carmen Lamela of Spain`s National Court.
16:31 [Press TV]
European Union foreign ministers have reaffirmed their support for the historic nuclear agreement between Iran and the P5+1 group of countries, saying the accord is working and is a key part of non-proliferation efforts.
Themen - Armut und Reichtum (1)
More than 900,000 homes went dark in Texas last summer because of unpaid bills, almost triple the number 10 years ago. In California last year, it was 714,000, the most on record.
Themen - Bevölkerungskontrolle (1)
British police forces arrested at least nine people a day for “offensive” online comments last year.
Themen - Energie und Ressourcen (1)
11:53 [Asia Times]
Oil traders are carefully watching to see which country will follow Venezuela’s decision to export crude oil denominated in renminbi instead of US dollars.
22:49 [Youtube/Truthstream Media]
"Operation Northwood " now declassified and explained in detail.
Blueprint for any false flag operation.
11:08 [Zero Hedge]
When the Reagan administration launched peacetime “psyops” in the mid-1980s, it pulled in civilian agencies to help spread these still-ongoing techniques of deception and manipulation...
Themen - Globalisierung und Globalismus (1)
22:50 [Russia Insider]
Many readers likely never heard the name of the remarkable Serbia-born political operator named Srđa Popović.
Themen - Informationstechnologie (1)
Security researchers from Kaspersky Labs have discovered a new zero-day remote code execution vulnerability in Adobe Flash, which was being actively exploited in the wild by a group of advanced persistent threat actors, known as BlackOasis.
Themen - Kriminalität und Nepp (2)
23:16 [Julian Assange]
Outraged to hear that Maltese investigative journalist+blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia has been murdered this afternoon not far from her home with a car bomb. I issue a €20k reward for information leading to the conviction of her killers. Her blog: https://daphnecaruanagalizia.com/
23:13 [Daphne Caruana Galizia]
Former Opposition leader Simon Busuttil testified in court this morning, as did the Prime Minister’s chief of staff, that crook Keith Schembri, in the case he himself brought against Dr Busuttil for libel damages.
Themen - Medien und Propaganda (1)
23:04 [Moon of Alabama]
One of the most prestigious US medias, The Washington Post clearly has no built-in review mechanism for monitoring the quality and veracity of its source material relating to the coverage of war zone news. This is particularly apparent with regard to the reporting of the ongoing war situation in Syria.
Themen - Militär und Frieden (3)
11:09 [Moon of Alabama]
After free passage negotiations with the U.S. and its Kurdish proxy forces, ISIS is moving its fighters out of Raqqa city. When the Syrian government reached similar agreements the U.S. childishly criticized it. The U.S. coalition claims that it was "not involved in the discussions" that led to the Raqqa free passage agreement. A BBC News report shows that the opposite is true.
10:46 [Zero Hedge]
Last week, as I reflected on my recent three-part series filled with bold predictions, I began to question whether or not I was being too negative. Upon hearing Trump’s Iran speech Friday, I became convinced that everything I wrote had merit.
After 19 al-Qaeda militants armed only with box-cutters and knives hijacked four American commercial airliners, the U.S. military moved with remarkable efficiency to rectify the problem. In the years since, in its global war on terror, the Pentagon has ensured that America’s enemies in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, and elsewhere have regularly been able to arm themselves with... well, not to beat around the bush, a remarkable range of U.S. weaponry.
Schlusslicht - Herzliches und Herzhaftes (1)
Former US Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has referred to the alleged interference of Russian actors into the 2016 election that she lost to Donald Trump as a “cyber 9/11.”