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Gulf Conflict: Iran Shot Down U.S. Global Hawk. Houthis Struck Saudi Power Plant With Cruise Missile

Late on June 19, Ansar Allah (also known as the Houthis) carried out a new one “cruise missile” strike on Saudi Arabia. The missile strike targeted a major power plant in the area of al-Shuqaiq in the Kingdom’s southern province ...

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Ex-Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi Dies After Fainting in Courtroom at Age 67 – Report

One of the top members of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood and the leader of the Freedom and Justice Party ruled the country between June 2012 and July 2013. Mohamed Morsi has died after he fainted during a trial and was ...

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“Nuclear Armageddon” and Geopolitical Simulacrum

by Ollie Richardson for Ooduarere via The Saker Blog As I have now come to expect, some of the comments posted beneath my last article (and if to be honest, beneath any geopolitical article published on a so-called “pro-Russian” website) refer to ...

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The curious case of the tankers in the Gulf of Oman

I have taken the opportunity to look at the recent incident involving two outbound tankers in the Gulf of Oman. I have got some questions or two, (or three) about certain parts of the incident, from a civilian mariner’s perspective ...

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Ukraine will be coerced into making peace in Donbass

By Petr AkopovTranslated by Ollie Richardson and Angelina Siard Source: https://vz.ru/world/2019/6/15/982529.html Ukraine is important for the US only in the context of their relationship with Russia, and blocks the path to their improvement. The latest statement of the national security adviser ...

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US planning ‘tactical assault’ on Iran in response to ‘tanker attack’ — report

UN sources believe that the United States is planning to carry out a “tactical assault on Iran” in response to the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman, which it blamed Tehran for without providing credible evidence. ...

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Turkish Artillery Struck Syrian Army Positions Near Idlib

On June 16, Turkey said on that its forces had struck positions of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) in response to an attack on one of its observation posts in the Idlib de-escalation zone. According to the Turkish Defense Ministry, ...

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Cruise Missile Strike On Saudi Airport Marks Start Of New Round Of Escalation In Middle East

On June 12, the Ansar Allah movement (also known as the Houthis) launched a cruise missile at Abha International Airport in southern Saudi Arabia. The movement said that the missile had successfully hit the airport, which has a large military ...

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Two parts of Trump’s brain: Good RT report about the (suicidal) US war on Huawei

I got this video from “WT” who, hilariously, added: Trump has two parts of brain, ‘left’ and ‘right’.In the left side, there’s nothing right.In the right side, there’s nothing left I can only agree with WT! The Saker

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The Unipolar Moment is Over

By Pepe Escobar – with permission and cross-posted with Consortium News  Something extraordinary began with a short walk in St. Petersburg last Friday. After a stroll, they took a boat on the Neva River, visited the legendary Aurora cruiser, and dropped in to ...

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