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The unspoken US policy objective behind the arrest of Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou on trumped up charges, consists in breaking China's technological lead in wireless telecommunications. What is at stake is a coordinated US intelligence initiative to ban China from playing a strategic role in the 5G global mobile phone network.
The internet has spawned subtle forms of influence that can flip elections and manipulate everything we say, think and do
Was Saudi intelligence involved in the operation? Two members of Saudi intelligence (GIP) were allegedly part of the hit team. Was there foreknowledge? According to the media reports, Langley was aware of the assassination plot but US intelligence visibly chose not to act.
Back in October 2017, Pompeo hinted in no uncertain terms when he was head of the CIA: “If Kim Jong-un suddenly dies, don’t ask me about it … With respect, if Kim Jong-un should vanish, given the history of the CIA, I’m just not going to talk about it"
Will Baghdad Defy Washington? Iraqi Parliament Contemplates Buying Russia’s S-400 Missile Defense System By Paul Antonopoulos, January 16, 2020
What’s the Point of NATO if You Are Not Prepared to Use It Against Iran? By Philip Giraldi, January 16, 2020
Westminster Cannot Block Scottish Independence By Craig Murray, January 16, 2020
Sham Trump Impeachment Trial to Begin Jan. 20 By Stephen Lendman, January 16, 2020
History: US Spy Activities in Western and Northern China By Shane Quinn, January 16, 2020
Who Targeted Ukraine Airlines Flight 752? Iran Shot It Down but There May be More to the Story By Philip Giraldi, January 16, 2020
Boris Johnson’s Modified Withdrawal Bill – An Executive Power Grab By Graham Vanbergen, January 16, 2020
Tracked, Targeted, Killed: Qassem Soleimani’s Final Hours By Suadad al-Salhy, January 16, 2020
Middle Eastern Wars Have Always Been About Oil By Washington's Blog, January 15, 2020
Ceasefire Failure as Haftar Leaves Russia to Resume Military Operations in Libya By Paul Antonopoulos, January 15, 2020
Persian Peril: The Assassination of Qasem Soleimani and the Prospect of War with Iran By Michael Welch, Glenn Michalchuk, and Pepe Escobar, January 15, 2020
US Deterrence: Code Language for Endless “Hot Wars” against Humanity By Stephen Lendman, January 15, 2020
Unintended Consequences: Did Trump Just Give the Middle East to China and Russia? By F. William Engdahl, January 15, 2020
More than 50,000 5G Satellites Encircling the Earth: Appeal by Astronomers, Safeguarding the Astronomical Sky (IT) By Astronomers' Appeal, January 15, 2020
The Pentagon’s and CIA’s Power to Assassinate Americans By Jacob G. Hornberger, January 15, 2020
1983 CIA Document Reveals Plan To Destroy Syria, Foreshadows Current Crisis By Zero Hedge, January 15, 2020
The Machines Have Us Trained for Obedience By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, January 15, 2020
Video: How and Why Iran Shot Down Ukrainian Boeing By South Front, January 14, 2020
US Defense Secretary Esper Says Trump Lied to Justify Killing Soleimani By Arabi Souri, January 14, 2020
Trump and Esper: No Evidence, Just a “Sneaky Feeling”. Time for the Invaders to Go Home By Steven Sahiounie, January 14, 2020
Iran to Sue the US and Trump for Killing General Soleimani By Stephen Lendman, January 14, 2020
Trump and Congress Double Down on Demonizing Iran By Philip Giraldi, January 14, 2020
Seems Increasingly Likely Trump Just Made Up the ‘Imminent Threat’ Posed by Soleimani By Andrea Germanos, January 14, 2020
Russia’s Unsuccessful Libyan Peace Summit Was a Good Start By Andrew Korybko, January 14, 2020
“This Plane Was Designed by Clowns, Who Are Supervised by Monkeys” – Shocking Boeing Emails Reveal Contempt for Management, FAA By Zero Hedge, January 13, 2020
The War in Libya: The Cease-Fire Initiative of Erdogan and Putin By Hassan Mansour, January 13, 2020
Turkish-backed GNA Leader Fayez al-Sarraj Is on the Verge of Losing Tripoli By Paul Antonopoulos, January 13, 2020
ISIS and Israel Praise Trump’s Assassination of Iranian Top General Soleimani By Sarah Abed, January 13, 2020
The Facts About Iran and Terrorism By Larry Johnson, January 13, 2020
Scientists Call for Ban on Human Gene Editing By F. William Engdahl, January 13, 2020
U.S. Media Says Russia the True Winner in Hostilities Against Iran By Paul Antonopoulos, January 13, 2020
After Two Crashes that Killed 346 People, Fired CEO Dennis Muilenburg Gets $80.7 Million on Exit from Boeing By Bryan Dyne, January 13, 2020
New Poll Shows Most Americans Oppose Trump’s Iran Agenda By Stephen Lendman, January 13, 2020
Did Pompeo Dupe Trump into the Soleimani Hit? By Mike Whitney, January 13, 2020
The Engineered Destruction and Political Fragmentation of Iraq By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, January 12, 2020
Why Iran “Came Clean” Regarding Its Role in the UIA-752 Tragedy By Andrew Korybko, January 12, 2020
Additional 6 Months Granted to NATO Terrorists North of Syria by the UN Security Council By Miri Wood, January 12, 2020
U.S. Media Outlets Fail to Disclose U.S. Government Ties of ‘Iranian Journalist’ Echoing Trump Talking Points By Eli Clifton, January 12, 2020
Iran’s Accidental Downing of a Ukrainian Plane Is Already Being Used to Smear MH-17 Skeptics By Max Parry, January 12, 2020
Israel
US Envoy: Next Plan Is to Let Israel Annex West Bank By Middle East Monitor, January 12, 2020
After 18 Years of US Occupation, Poll Finds Zero Percent of Afghans Thriving, 85 Percent “Suffering” By Alan MacLeod, January 12, 2020
Only 23% of American Voters Can Identify Iran on the World Map By Rashaan Ayesh, January 12, 2020
Polls Show Americans Believe Killing Iranian General Made the US Less Safe By Stephen Lendman, January 12, 2020
Iraq Gives the US Its Marching Orders. What Part of “Go Home” Don’t You Understand? By Steven Sahiounie, January 10, 2020
Video: US Simulates A War with Iran Scenario By South Front, January 10, 2020
Washington Blames Iran for Ukraine Airliner Crash. Was the Plane Brought down by a Missile? By Stephen Lendman, January 10, 2020
Iraqi PM Asks US to Begin Withdrawal Process in Iraq By Almasdar News, January 10, 2020
Iraq PM Confirms Receiving ‘Signed’ US Pullout Letter. Has Washington decided upon Withdrawal? By Press TV, January 09, 2020
The US vs. Iran: Who Won and Who Lost? By Andrew Korybko, January 09, 2020
Warrior Trump Seeking Peace? Permanent War Remains Official US Policy By Stephen Lendman, January 09, 2020
The Deeper Story Behind the Assassination of Soleimani. Washington Threats to Engage in False flag Sniper Shootings. Iraq Prime Minister By Federico Pieraccini, January 09, 2020
Trump’s Awful, Dishonest Iran Speech By Daniel Larison, January 09, 2020
Iranian Messages Behind Attacking US Bases in Iraq and the Consequences By Elijah J. Magnier, January 09, 2020
Iran
US Regional Presence Makes Middle East Peace and Stability Unattainable By Stephen Lendman, January 09, 2020
Donald Trump’s Reckless Gamble with Iran Distracts from His Domestic Political Problems By Prof Rodrigue Tremblay, January 09, 2020
Trump to De-Escalate: Intelligence Source By Pepe Escobar, January 09, 2020
Sheep-Dogging on Steroids: America’s New Democratic Party Anti-War Activists By Ajamu Baraka, January 09, 2020
Putin Should Take Control of the Iranian Situation Out of Israel’s Hands By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, January 07, 2020
Don’t Militarize the Heavens By Prof. Karl Grossman, January 07, 2020
UK Nuclear Sub ‘In Position to Strike Iran’ Amid Tensions over Soleimani’s Killing By Mideast Discourse, January 06, 2020
Was Soleimani Framed by Trump? In Baghdad to Receive US Supported “De-escalation Proposal” from Saudi Arabia By South Front, January 06, 2020
Iraqi Parliament Moves to Oust All U.S Troops from Iraq By Joaquin Flores, January 06, 2020
The Terrifying Rise of the Zombie State Narrative By Craig Murray, January 06, 2020
New York Times Reveals America’s Weapons-Makers’ Trump-Impeachment Drive By Eric Zuesse, January 05, 2020
Implications of the Trump Regime’s Assassination of Iran’s General Soleimani By Prof. Tim Anderson, January 05, 2020
The Murder of General Suleimani. Trump Expected Public Applause. It Didn’t Happen… By Peter Koenig, January 05, 2020
Flight MH17
MH17 Malaysian Airlines Documentary by Ukraine SBU Whistleblower: Review By Andrew Korybko, January 05, 2020
Counterproductive US Imperial Policies. The Risks of Global Warfare? By Stephen Lendman, January 05, 2020
US Immigration (ICE) Accelerates Violent Arrests of (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) DACA Holders By Danica Jorden, January 04, 2020
2020 Might be Challenging for Ethiopia, But It Can Count on China’s Help By Andrew Korybko, January 03, 2020
Israel’s Plan to Overthrow the King of Jordan, Annexing the West Bank and the Jordan Valley By Adnan Abu Amer, January 03, 2020
Turkey Transfers Ottoman Archives to the Palestinian Authority to Counter Israel’s Land Claims By QudsN, January 03, 2020
Trump Ordered the Assassination of Soleimani, and the Middle East Prepares for Possible War By Steven Sahiounie, January 03, 2020
Sheer Stupidity Defines the Trump Regime’s Foreign Policy. Escalation and the Risk of an All Out War By Stephen Lendman, January 03, 2020
Policing, Facial Recognition and Targeting Privacy By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, January 03, 2020
Shutter the Gigantic US Embassy in Iraq By Adam Dick, January 02, 2020
Failure of Trump-Kim Dialogue: North Korea to Continue Developing Strategic Nuclear Weapons and Missiles By Stephen Lendman, January 02, 2020
Canada, Israel and the UN Security Council By Hanna Kawas, January 02, 2020
US Military Bases in Turkey and Qatar May be Removed for Security Reasons By Steven Sahiounie, January 02, 2020
Donald Trump and America’s Criminal Wars By Patrick Martin, December 31, 2019