World War 3?

Ex-White House Official Warns Ukraine Chaos To Engulf World

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

KingWorldNews.com April 18, 2014 Today King World News interviewed the former White House official who was Special Assistant to the President of the United States for Economic Policy and a former member of the U.S. President’s Working Group on Financial Markets, also known as the Plunge Protection Team, or PPT. While in the White... »

De-Escalation Off: US Deploys Troops To Poland

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/18/2014 So what part of “All sides must refrain from any violence, intimidation or provocative actions,” did the US not understand when they decided that deploying troops to Poland was in keeping with the four-party deal? As WaPo reports, Poland and the United States will announce next week the deployment... »

Russia Confirms Troop Build-Up Near Ukraine; Warns West, More Sanctions “Absolutely Unacceptable”

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/18/2014 For the first time, Russia has confirmed that it has built up its military presence on the Ukrainian border (according to Agence France Presse). On the heels of the de-escalation and the West’s threat of tougher sanctions (if Russia failed to abide by the new ‘deal’), Kremlin spokesman Dmirty... »

Tyler Durden’s picture Guest Post: Why The West’s Financial Warfare Against Russia May Lead To The Real Thing

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Harold James ZeroHedge.com 04/18/2014 A mix of military reluctance and willingness to use financial weapons was evident before the First World War, as it is now in Ukraine. Countries’ efforts to protect their financial systems often centred on increased banking supervision and, in many cases, enlarging the central bank’s authority to include the... »

The Strangelove Effect: How We are Hoodwinked into Accepting a New World War

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

By John Pilger Global Research April 18, 2014 I watched Dr. Strangelove the other day. I have seen it perhaps a dozen times; it makes sense of senseless news. When Major T.J. “King” Kong goes “toe to toe with the Rooskies” and flies his rogue B52 nuclear bomber to a target in Russia, it’s... »

Kiev: Military operation in Ukraine southeast to go on despite Geneva agreement

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

RT.com April 18, 2014 Despite calls for a peaceful dialogue in the document on Ukraine adopted in Geneva, the coup-imposed Ukrainian Foreign Minister said it will not affect the “anti-terrorist” operation in the East of the country and the troops will remain there. Soon after the Geneva document, adopted at a four-side meeting between... »

More “De-escalation” – NATO Sends Five Warships To Baltic Sea

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/17/2014 The latest development out of NATO, which was already largely expected, must be part of the just announced elaborate de-escalation scheme. From VOA: “NATO members are sending navy ships to the Baltic Sea to increase the security of the alliance’s eastern European allies in response to the Ukraine crisis.... »

US to Putin: This could get ugly

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

Presstv.ir Thursday Apr 17, 2014 CIA Director John Brennan’s recent secret visit to Ukraine carried a warning from US President Barack Obama to Russian President Vladimir Putin about possible future confrontation between the two former Cold War rivals, an analyst says. Leslie H. Gelb wrote in a column in the Daily Beast that the... »

Obama and NATO Escalate the Anti-Russian Campaign over the Ukraine

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

Patrick Martin RINF.com Apr. 17, 2014 In separate statements in the US and Europe, President Obama and NATO secretary-general Anders Fogh Rasmussen ratcheted up the threats by US and European imperialism against Russia. Their statements came on the eve of four-party talks set for Thursday in Geneva, with the US, the European Union and... »

So Much For The De-escalation? Kiev Says Military Operation In East Ukraine To Continue

Thursday, April 17, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Tyler Durden ZeroHedge.com 04/17/2014 Everyone knows that the half-life of these pointless diplomatic summits aimed at “de-escalating” geopolitical tensions is measured in days if not hours… But minutes? Moments ago from RT, and literally minutes after the final Geneva “agreement” was blasted, we get this: “Kiev says Military operation in Ukraine southeast to... »