With Iran investing in cruise missile technology and Vladimir Putin strengthening his ties to Latin America’s leftist strongholds, American military leaders are struggling to fully meet the threat of a cruise missile attack from the Gulf of Mexico. According to the National Journal, American generals are increasingly concerned that Russia or Iran could establish presences in the Gulf of Mexico that require… Read more →
SIMFEROPOL, Crimea — U.S. and Ukrainian officials warned Sunday that Russia may be poised to expand its territorial conquest into eastern Ukraine and beyond, with a senior NATO official saying that Moscow might even order its troops to cross Ukraine to reach Moldova. The warnings came as Russia was finalizing its takeover of Ukrainian military bases in Crimea, the peninsula… Read more →
WASHINGTON — A jihadist group repeated its calls for French president Francois Hollande‘s assassination in revenge for the European nation’s recent interventions in Africa, terrorist monitoring group SITE said Sunday. The al-Minbar Jihadi Media Network, a militant Islamist web site with ties to al-Qaeda, says it wants Muslims to stage attacks in France and on French interests elsewhere in support of… Read more →
The remains of more than 15,000 babies were incinerated as ‘clinical waste’ by hospitals in Britain with some used in ‘waste to energy’ plants. The bodies of thousands of aborted and miscarried babies were incinerated as clinical waste, with some even used to heat hospitals, an investigation has found. Ten NHS trusts have admitted burning foetal remains alongside other rubbish… Read more →
Poll gains for France’s National Front
These local elections in France are being seen as a breakthrough for the far-right. Marine Le Pen’s anti immigration National Front Party made significant gains, winning an outright majority in one town on the first round.
KHERSON, UKRAINE – As Ukraine appears to have all but conceded Crimea to Moscow, Ukranians in Kherson, the province just north of the peninsula, are believed to be pushing a secession vote of their own in what a local leader angrily denounced as “treason.” The province has a huge Russian speaking population, and a vote – particularly with politicking from… Read more →
If Hezbollah is responsible for the attacks on Israel over the past days, which at present appears the most likely explanation, the movement is using the Syria-Israel border as a site for attacks on Israeli forces. This week’s events on the Israel-Syrian border are testimony to the extent to which the effective disintegration of the Syrian state is producing a new security… Read more →
Blood Moons: Tetrad of Lunar Eclipses Will All be Uniquely Visible for All or Parts of USA
A total lunar eclipse on April 15th marks the beginning of a remarkable series of eclipses all visible from North America.
(Reuters) - Russia signaled concern on Wednesday at Estonia’s treatment of its large ethnic Russian minority, comparing language policy in the Baltic state with what it said was a call in Ukraine to prevent the use of Russian. Russia has defended its annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea peninsula by arguing it has the right to protect Russian-speakers outside its borders, so the reference to linguistic tensions… Read more →
In his most aggressive criticisms on the subject to day, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said President Obama should stop “agonizing over what our respective legal teams think” and wake up to the fact that Russian President Vladimir Putin is on a quest to reassemble the Soviet Union. “Today his sights are set on Ukraine, but if he continues undeterred tomorrow… Read more →