World Politics

‘Power in Ankara’s Hands': Migration Crisis Puts EU in ‘Desperate Position’

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 05.05.2016 On Wednesday, the European Commission recommended the implementation of a visa-free regime with Turkey as part of the EU-Turkey deal on migration. In an interview with Sputnik, expert on EU-Turkey relations Can Baydarol commented on this decision and shared his thoughts about the introduction of visa-free travel with Turkey. Turkey has yet... »

Support For Anti-Muslim AfD Hits Record High As 60% Agree That “Islam Does Not Belong In Germany”

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 05/05/2016 An astonishing 61% of Germans agreed that Islam does not belong in Germany. This result further explains AfD’s surge in popularity, as the AfD reportedly has a section in its new party program called “Islam is not part of Germany”, which is a position that 92% of its supporters... »

Running on Empty? Why Riyadh’s Economy is in ‘Dire Financial Straits’

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 05.05.2016 Riyadh is in dire financial straits and there is no guarantee that the Gulf kingdom will be able to overcome the current difficulties; Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s prognosis that Saudi Arabia’s economy will be diversified away from hydrocarbons by 2020 is nothing less than wishful thinking, Paul Cochrane wrote. Clouds... »

Gibraltar ON ALERT: Royal Navy ‘OPENS FIRE’ on Spanish ship ‘harassing’ submarine

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

A BRITISH Navy warship fired shots at a Spanish vessel after it harassed a nuclear submarine in a dock in Gibraltar, it has been claimed. By ROB VIRTUE Express.co.uk Thu, May 5, 2016 The Spanish Guarda Civil boat was said to have sailed across an American sub in the shocking incident. Warning flares were... »

X22 Report:US Forces Are Building Up More Troops In The Middle East For The Offensive

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

Russia and the EU trying to resolve the issue in Ukraine without the US involved. Russia creating three new divisions to combat NATO aggression. Turkey will most likely get the visa free travel from the EU. Libya’s unity government struggling to get parliament to vote for them. US and Russia work out a temporary... »

America’s Biggest of All Big Lies

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

Eric Zuesse WashingtonsBlog.com May 4, 2016 On April 26th, Reuters headlined from Romania, “‘We’re Not Here to Provoke,’ Say U.S. Pilots on Putin’s Doorstep”, and gave as an example: “‘We’re not here to provoke anybody, we’re here to work with our allies,’ says Dan Barina, a 26-year-old pilot on his first trip to a... »

Eurozone in CRISIS: Greece set to default AGAIN and Italy panics over £270BN of bad loans…(Euro Zombie)

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

DEFIANT Greece has again turned down creditor demands, taking the country a step closer to another default crisis and subsequently crashing out of the eurozone. By LANA CLEMENTS Express.co.uk Thu, May 5, 2016 The Greek government is at loggerheads with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) over extra state savings to be made if Athens... »

NATO’s Surge in the Baltics: Trying to Show Putin Who’s in Charge?

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 05.05.2016 The North Atlantic Alliance is apparently contemplating deploying approximately 4,000 troops to Poland and the Baltic states in a bid to deter non-existent Russian aggression, but the move is nothing more than another “provocation” by the bloc, American author Justin Raimondo asserted. The bloc’s plan to increase its military presence close to... »

‘Resurgent Russia': New hardline NATO Europe commander raises hackles in Moscow

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

RT.com 5 May, 2016 NATO’s new chief military commander in Europe, Curtis Scaparrotti, vowed to continue his predecessor’s policy of opposing Russia. In Moscow he is seen as an even bigger warmonger by some officials. US Army General Scaparrotti assumed command of the NATO Allied Command Operations from Air Force General Philip M. Breedlove,... »

Trump Tells Fox: “Get Your Money Ready Because You’re Going to Pay for the Wall”

Thursday, May 5, 2016
By Paul Martin

The Donald has a message for the former Mexican President Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com May 5, 2016 Despite Vicente Fox apologizing to Donald Trump yesterday, the presumptive Republican candidate remained defiant, telling the former Mexican President, “Get your money ready because you’re going to pay for the wall.” During an interview with Breitbart... »

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