Global Research Top Stories: Stock Market Collapse, Imperial Wars

This week is a period of geopolitical and financial turmoil. 

We bring to the attention of our readers a selection of Global Research News and Analysis


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Disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370: Investigators Fail to Link Reunion Aircraft Debris to MH370

By La Dépeche, August 24, 2015

Investigators who have been examining the flaperon of a plane  found on Reunion have been unable to find any evidence linking it to MH370

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Syria Shoots Down Israeli Warplane F-16 Bomber, Using Russian S-300 Air Defense System

By Ziad Fadel, August 23, 2015

The shooting down of an Israeli warplane by Syria has not been reported by Western and Israeli media sources. On August 21, “the Israeli Air Force resumed airstrikes on Western Syria, targeting a government…

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The China Stock Market Collapse: Summarizing The “Black Monday” Carnage So Far

By Tyler Durden, August 24, 2015

It’s officially Black Monday, We warned on Friday, after last week’s China meltdown.  This morning, the Dow Jones plummeted by more than 1000 points.


The Age of Imperial Wars

By Prof. James Petras, August 22, 2015

Wars are escalating as new countries are bombed and the old are ravaged with ever greater intensity. Countries, where relatively peaceful changes had taken place through recent elections, are now on the verge of civil wars.

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