World War 3?

Japan begins military expansion first time for 40 years, risks angering China

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

Voiceofrussia.com 19 April 2014 Japan began its first military expansion at the western end of its island chain in more than 40 years on Saturday, breaking ground on a radar station on a tropical island off Taiwan. The move risks angering China, locked in a dispute with Japan over nearby islands which they both... »

Japan Sends Troops to Island, Risking China Tensions

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

Yonagumi Is Just Off the Coast of Taiwan by Jason Ditz AntiWar.com April 18, 2014 If you don’t think of Japan as a tropical place with rain forests, you’ve never been to the island of Yonagumi. Even in Japan, few have, as the island is only about 1,500 people and two police officers. And... »

Russian army massed on Ukraine doorstep as deal stalls

Saturday, April 19, 2014
By Paul Martin

Moscow deems Obama’s threat of more sanctions ‘unacceptable,’ says military ‘reinforcements’ sent to border By Nicolas MILETITCH and Marc BURLEIGH TimesOfIsreal.com April 19, 2014 Russia said its military is massed on Ukraine’s doorstep and warned against further US sanctions overnight Friday as a deal struck with Washington appeared to stall because of intransigence by... »

X22 Report:The Ukraine De-escalation Deal Is A Complete Distraction And The War Agenda Is Pushed Forward By The CIA

Friday, April 18, 2014
By Paul Martin

Japan raised the tax on the people and now consumer confidence is falling. Gallup poll shows the people believe Obama has not helped the economy. Congressman Issa is not investigating Harry Reid, it seems this was misinformation or someone got to him. Reid has called all those who were are the Bundy ranch domestic... »

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... »