World Politics

OPEC Set To Pump Even More Oil In April As Saudi Arabia Boosts Exports To Near-Record High Levels

Friday, April 29, 2016
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/29/2016 In one of the least surprising highlights from the ongoing earnings season, yesterday we reported that as oil continues to rise, US shale companies are starting to resume mothballed production. And now, according to the latest Reuters production survey, in the aftermath of the failed Doha oil freeze agreement,... »

Russian supersonic warplane flies within 50 feet of US spy plane in Asia – just a week after Pentagon hit out at the Kremlin for two close encounters in the Baltic Sea

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

US P-8 Maritime Patrol was flying near Kamchatka Peninsula on April 21 It was a routine flight – but a Russian MiG-31 zoomed into its course The move came a week after a Russian plane barreled over a US plane And days earier, two Russian aircraft buzzed a US warship in the Baltic Sea... »

Dangerous Geopolitical Crossroads. More Steps Toward World War III?

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

By Eric Zuesse Global Research April 28, 2016 On April 27th, NATO member-state Turkey, which on 24 November 2015 had shot down a Russian Su-24 fighter jet near the Syria-Turkey border, refused Russia’s request to investigate Turkey’s having murdered the surviving Russian pilot. (The plane’s weapons-systems officer was rescued, but the pilot was shot... »

Farage now MORE trusted than Cameron on EU as another poll shows Brexit ahead…(About Time!!)

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

NIGEL FARAGE is now more trusted than David Cameron on the EU as yet another poll showed a lead for the Brexit campaign. By GREG HEFFER, POLITICAL REPORTER Express.co.uk Thu, Apr 28, 2016 In a YouGov survey, 23 per cent of those asked said they trusted the Ukip leader on the EU and the... »

EU FALLING APART: Italy lashes out at Austria as it builds migrant border fences

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

THE European Union’s Schengen agreement is falling apart at the seams after Italy hit out at Austria for building a fence at its border to block migrants. By LAURA MOWAT Express.co.uk Thu, Apr 28, 2016 Tensions in Europe are at boiling point after Austria outlined plans on Wednesday to install a 370 metre-long fence... »

Tear gas, clashes, vehicles set on fire: Anti-labor reform protests rock France (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

RT.com 28 Apr, 2016 Police officers have clashed with protesters and deployed tear gas in several French cities, according to local media. Arrests were made as thousands of people took to the streets to continue demonstrations against labor reforms. Photos posted on Twitter showed demonstrators making their way through clouds of tear gas as... »

Damascus: Arrival of 150 US Soldiers in Syria ‘Dangerous Invasion’

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 28.04.2016 Reports of the arrival of 150 US servicemen in Syria causes concern and is considered by Damascus as an invasion and violation of the country’s sovereignty, Syria’s SANA news agency reported Thursday, citing the Syrian Foreign Ministry. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – On Monday, US President Barack Obama announced that Washington would “deploy up... »

Paul Craig Roberts: World War III Has Begun

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

by Paul Craig Roberts ZeroHedge.com 04/27/2016 The Third World War is currently being fought. How long before it moves into its hot stage? Washington is currently conducting economic and propaganda warfare against four members of the five bloc group of countries known as BRICS—Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa. Brazil and South Africa... »

UN Rejects Israel’s Claim To The Golan Heights As Top Rabbis Await The Messiah’s Imminent Arrival

Thursday, April 28, 2016
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder EndOfTheAmericanDream.com April 27th, 2016 The UN Security Council has unanimously rejected Israel’s claim to sovereignty over the Golan Heights, and this is likely to cause tensions in the Middle East to rise even higher. On Sunday, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu boldly declared “that the Golan Heights will remain under Israel’s... »

No Boots On The Ground?:US Sending Extra Soldiers to Train Kurdish Forces in Syria

Wednesday, April 27, 2016
By Paul Martin

SputnikNews.com 27.04.2016 US President Barack Obama has said he plans to send 250 more troops to Syria including Special Forces to conduct military training of fighters of the Democratic Forces of Syria. Tackir Kobani, the representative of the Syrian Democratic Forces, spoke to Sputnik about this announcement. “Additional 250 US army personnel will soon... »

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