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Erdogan Suspected of Orchestrating Coup Against Self

I really don’t know a whole lot about Turkey, but here’s a start from Abreu Report: But it’s not Mr. Gulen’s followers that Mr. Erdogan is primarily concerned with; his primary concern lies in the nearly 3 million-strong army of Syrians which he will soon allow to become Turkish citizens. To complete his takeover of … Continue reading

US to send 560 more troops to Iraq to prepare for attack on Isis stronghold

The Guardian reports: Buoyed by recapturing Falluja from the Islamic State and the seizure of an airbase on Saturday, US and Iraqi officials are intensifying plans for an assault on Mosul, the terror group’s last urban stronghold in Iraq. The US will send 560 more troops to the newly taken base, around 40 miles south … Continue reading

C.I.A. Arms for Syrian Rebels Supplied Black Market, Officials Say

The US Government is supplying the black market for weapons in the Middle East and arming ISIS while while simultaneously debating over how far to expand gun restrictions on it’s own population. The New York Times By MARK MAZZETTI and ALI YOUNES JUNE 26, 2016 AMMAN, Jordan — Weapons shipped into Jordan by the Central … Continue reading

Saudi Crown Prince: We Fund 20% Of Clinton’s Presidential Campaign

The Saudi crown prince reportedly said that over the years his country has always financially supported both Republican and Democratic candidates. By teleSUR | June 13, 2016 Mint Press News Saudi Arabia has paid more than 20 percent of the cost of Hillary Clinton’s campaign for presidential elections, Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman … Continue reading

“We are the death merchant of the world”: Ex-Bush official Lawrence Wilkerson condemns military-industrial complex

Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell, deeply criticizes the military industrial complex in an interview with Salon. His blame for war profiteering goes beyond the Bush administration and includes President Bill Clinton and presidential candidate Hillary Clinton. He also criticizes the privatization of prisons and praises NSA whistle … Continue reading

US Rep Tulsi Gabbard on CNN: Saudi Arabia is the Number One promoter of radical Islamism

Rep Tulsi Gabbard discusses role of Saudi Arabia as the number one promoter of radical Islamic extremism:Interviewed on CNN (1/8/16) by Wolf Blitzer, congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard responded to Blitzer’s question, “It appears to me the Saudis have lost a lot of confidence in the U.S. right now. Have you heard that?” by saying, “I’ve read … Continue reading

Rothschild connected with ISIS through Erdogan’s son Bilal who sells “legally” ISIS oil.

Freeword and Friends World It’s worse than you think: the Rothschild clan wants to drag us into a war against Assad because they, or some of them, very probably the french ones, are in a business with the son of Erdogan, Bilal, for selling the ISIS oil. According to the website strategica 51, some of … Continue reading

Declassified Clinton Email Shows the Truth About Libya

A recently unclassified US Department of State memo shows that Western interests in the 2011 Libya Civil War were more about oil, gold, and regional power than democracy and freedom for Libyans. The email, from Sidney Blumenthal to Hilary Clinton, lays out the reasons for French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s interest in the conflict. The email … Continue reading

A Special Relationship – The United States is teaming up with Al Qaeda, again

Harpers Magazine has published a damming article on the United States’ follies in funding Islamic terrorists over the past few decades. The US funded the most extreme Islamists it could find in Afghanistan in the 70’s and 80’s in a proxy war against the Soviet Union. One moderate mujahadeen commander said the CIA “would come … Continue reading

Oh boy was Hillary Clinton wrong on Iraq

2014 – Hillary Clinton laughs about the “hard choices” of sending US soldiers to the Middle East, while admitting she made a mistake voting to authorize the Iraq War. 2011 – Hillary Clinton is excited about Iraq’s promising future as a business opportunity for US companies and Oil. 2002 – Hillary Clinton parrots Bush, Cheney, … Continue reading