World Politics

America and the Pacific are ‘within striking range’ of North Korea, declares Kim Jong-un as he hails submarine-launched ballistic missile test the ‘greatest success’

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

North Korea test-fired a submarine-launched ballistic missile yesterday Kim Jong-un hailed the launch as the ‘greatest success’ as he celebrated Missile’s 300-mile range is far further than any other submarine launch The UN Security Council met last night but is yet to condemn the test By OLLIE GILLMAN DailyMail.com 25 August 2016 The U.S.... »

US Destroyer Fired Warning Shots At Iranian Fast-Attack Ship

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com Aug 25, 2016 Yesterday, we reported that four Iranian ships carried out a “high speed intercept” of a US destroyer, the USS Nitze, in the Strait of Hormuz, an incident that the official dubbed “unsafe and unprofessional”, cited by Reuters. The four vessels belonging to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps... »

Full Alert: Putin announces surprise military drills

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

by J. Flores Fort-Russ.com August 25th, 2016 [Editor’s note – inspections, drills, and war games often serve multiple purposes beyond the stated ones. In the context of rising tensions in Russia’s ‘south-western direction’ meaning the border with Ukraine, it is worth noting that these drills focus on the deployment of forces towards that direction,... »

‘End of road’ for EU: Now France’s LEFTIES blast Brussels for plunging Europe into crisis

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

MORE and more people are calling time on the European Union in France – with even left-wing politicians in the country now saying it is the “end of the road”. By JOEY MILLAR Express.co.uk Thu, Aug 25, 2016 While right-wing French leaders like Marine Le Pen have long-opposed the 28-country bloc, even Arnaud Montebourg,... »

ITALY REACHES BREAKING POINT: Rome sending migrants BACK to Sudan on private jets

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

ITALY has started to send migrants back to Sudan on specially chartered flights, with 48 already deported. By KATIE MANSFIELD Express.co.uk Thu, Aug 25, 2016 Sudanese and Italian authorities are working together to tackle the migrant crisis. Some 48 people in Ventimiglia have been deported as human rights organisations protest against the move. The... »

MORE EU FINANCIAL CHAOS: Portugal in desperate £3.8bn bid to stabilise its banking system

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

PORTUGAL is set to inject billions of euros into its biggest bank in the hope of stabilising the country’s economy. By LANA CLEMENTS Express.co.uk Thu, Aug 25, 2016 The €5billion (£3.8bn) planned recapitalization of Caixa Geral de Depositos carefully side-steps European Commission new rules that mean state cash can’t be used to shore up... »

US warship ‘harassed’ by Iranian speedboats near Strait of Hormuz

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

RT.com 25 Aug, 2016 The USS Nitze, a guided missile destroyer, was intercepted by four Iranian military boats near the Strait of Hormuz on Tuesday, US defense officials said. The Iranians ignored attempts to communicate and acted in an “unprofessional” manner the US said. The Nitze and guided missile destroyer USS Mason encountered the... »

German Government Preparing For “Civil Unrest”

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Paul Martin

Citizens panic buy food after warning of national catastrophe Paul Joseph Watson Prison Planet.com August 25, 2016 Prominent political parties on both the left and right in Germany agree that the government is preparing for mass “civil unrest” that could arise out of the arrival of large numbers of immigrants or as a result... »

A Disturbing Series Of Events: Governments Around The World Seem To Be Preparing For War

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
By Paul Martin

By Daisy Luther ActivistPost.com AUGUST 24, 2016 Remember how a couple of days ago the German government advised its citizens to start stockpiling food and water? Well, today they have announced that they are considering reintroducing conscription…the draft, to ‘help with any future disaster’. And Germany isn’t alone. There are increasing hints in countries... »

Breaking: US Threatens War Over Syria

Wednesday, August 24, 2016
By Paul Martin

By Dave Hodges TheCommonSenseShow.com August 24th, 2016 From Sputnik. “Lt. Gen. Stephen Townsend, recently appointed US commander of American forces in Iraq and Syria, have told reporters that the coalition forces have officially informed Moscow and Damascus of possible countermeasures should the US forces “feel threatened” by Syrian forces.” This is a de facto... »

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