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07.28.14 21:15 ET BREAKING NEWS: Russia Violates 1987 Missile Test Treaty with Cruise Missile Test

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by John Galt July 28, 2014 21:15 ET The situation with the relationship with the Russian Federation and Vladimir Putin just took a serious turn with essentially the cancellation of the 1987 Missile Test Treaty according to numerous news sources, breaking within the last 30 minutes. From Channel News Asia: Russia has violated arms treaty by testing cruise missile: US The United States has found that Russia violated a 1987 arms control treaty by testing a ground-launched cruise missile, a senior US official said late…

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If this Photograph is Accurate, Russia is Readying for Action in the Donbas

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by John Galt July 24, 2014 21:05 ET FWIW, my sources have given me a whisper number that up to or over 54,000 Russian troops are now positioned within 5 km of the Ukrainian border near the Donbas region. I have no reason to doubt that they are either optimistic or perhaps just underestimating Russian forces as that does not include those who have already infiltrated into the Ukraine over the past several weeks. Tonight the Twitter User LIVEUAMAP posted the following picture (click on…

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Is Putin’s Special Session of the Duma Tomorrow to Announce De-Dollarization or a Ukraine Peacekeeping Mission?

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by John Galt July 23, 2014 19:30 ET The news flow from the civil war in the Ukraine continues along with the distortions and disinformation from all sides about Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 but the one bit of breaking news which was surprising to even the most avid of old time Sovietologists and new era Russian observers was first reported by the Ukrainian news outlet, UKRINFORM: Putin convenes emergency State Duma meeting on Ukraine – source KYIV, July 23 /Ukrinform/. State Duma deputies, who are…

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Yumen, China Sealed off Due to Bubonic Plague

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by John Galt July 22, 2014 19:00 ET As America allows tens of thousands of medically ill individuals to cross the southern border from God knows where, the Communist Chinese are dealing with a situation so serious, an entire town is quarantined with 151 people possibly exposed to the ancient illness of the Dark Ages known as the Bubonic Plague.  The following from AFP via the Global Post: Town ‘sealed off’ after man dies of plague in China <excerpted> A Chinese town has been sealed…

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The US State Department Issues Travel Warning to Gaza Strip – 4 Days After Bombs Start Falling!!!

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by John Galt July 21, 2014 20:30 ET Ah the classics never get old. Like John Kerry’s idiocy or the incompetence of the Obama administration and the United States State Department carrying on the Clinton-Bush-Hillary/Obama tradition of issuing the grand “duh” as a crisis begins; such as the travel warning issued tonight below: Israel, The West Bank and Gaza Travel Warning Last Updated: July 21, 2014 The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of traveling to Israel, the West Bank and…

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In Obama’s Foreign Policy Success of Libya, Heavy Fighting Resumes near Tripoli Airport

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by John Galt July 20, 2014 09:40 ET   Reality of course in Libya is quite different from the picture painted by the Team Hillary and Obama propaganda. Despite later claims of US success in Libya after Qaddafi’s death, the nation has dissolved into a state of constant civil war with the new Libyan Prime Minister correctly being framed as a supporter of Al Qaeda and radical Islam in North Africa. Thus the news today is not shocking (from the Libyan Herald): Heavy fighting resumes…

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07.19 BREAKING NEWS: Israel Expands Ground Operations in Gaza Strip

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by John Galt July 19, 2014 23:45 ET Via the IDF- Hitting Hamas Tunnels in Gaza: Apparently the influence of the ketchup king who portrays himself as a barely adequate United States Secretary of State is irrelevant in the world once again as John Kerry’s “peace efforts” to find an amenable solution to reach a cease fire fell on deaf ears in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Cairo, and whatever international city Hamas declares as their new evacuation capital. The Israeli government and people have had enough…

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07.17 20:15 ET BREAKING: 2 Ukrainian Fighter Jets Allegedly Tailing Malaysian Air Flight MH17 Before Intercept

07.17 20:15 ET BREAKING: 2 Ukrainian Fighter Jets Allegedly Tailing Malaysian Air Flight MH17 Before Intercept

by John Galt July 17, 2014 20:15 ET Consider the fog of war please when reading all of the stories tonight as Russia, the Ukraine, the US and NATO all have their own interests in tilting world opinion and the story of this unfortunate incident to their propagandist favor. However, if this story tonight which just broker via Russia’s ITAR-TASS news service verifies, then the Ukrainian government is guilty of endangering this flight by trying to sneak two fighters into combat by hiding behind the…

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07.17.14 1630 ET BREAKING: Israel Begins Ground Invasion of Gaza Strip

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by John Galt July 17, 2014 16:30 ET 18:19 ET - 00:37 (Via the Times of Israel Blog again) Rocket from Syria lands near Israel Sirens are heard on the Golan Heights as one rocket is fired from Syria and lands close to the border with Israel, Israel Radio reports.   00:30 (Via the Times of Israel Blog again) ‘IDF not yet heading into most complex areas’ Housing Minister Uri Ariel says the IDF is not yet heading into “the most complex areas” of Gaza.…

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07.16 21:45 ET BREAKING NEWS: Australian Lawmakers Repeal the AlGore, er, Carbon Tax

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by John Galt July 16, 2014 21:45 ET There is one nation starting on its path from neo-Marxist insanity back towards reality so if they repeal their ban on firearms, Australia might well become a place for sane, non-vegan brain mattered individuals to return to. The Algore tax was repealed, finally, on the third attempt tonight: Carbon tax repealed by Senate at the third attempt Breaking news from The Australian newspaper tonight: The carbon tax has been repealed, fulfilling Tony Abbott’s “pledge in blood” to…

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Attention AK-47 Owners: Obama Bans All Kalashnikov Imports

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by John Galt July 16, 2014 21:00 ET The good news is Obama has not banned Vodka imports from Russia yet, probably because he is the biggest homolush in Amerika. The really bad news: No spare parts, no new toys, no accessories, nothing if you are a Kalashnikov owner. The bad news is if you own an AK-47 the cost of spare parts is now going through the roof. The entire list of companies sanctioned by Obama is listed below courtesy of the United States…

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NATO has Intercepted Russian Aircraft up to 50 Times in Recent Weeks!

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by John Galt July 15, 2014 18:45 ET Despite the lack of coverage of events inside of the Ukraine and around Eastern Europe by the United States PSM (Propaganda State Media), a lot of activity has been ongoing around the Baltic members of NATO and around the Eastern periphery member states of the defense organization. While the United States continues to send modified 30 plus year old fighters to the future Polands of the world should World War III erupt in a conventional manner, Russia…

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07.14 1800 ET BREAKING NEWS: Israeli Invasion of Gaza Strip to Begin Any Moment

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by John Galt July 14, 2014 18:03 ET The precursor this blogger reported on over the weekend was just that, a softening up of positions as was the commando raid to attack a rocket facility and obtain intelligence on Hamas’ military strength and effectiveness. This just came in via some trusted sources of mine in Israel: All schools at every level, preschool through college and university are closed immediately. All hospital beds which have non-life threatening patients are being cleared and the patients sent home…

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A Video Summary of the Russian-Ukrainian Buildup to the Coming War

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by John Galt July 13, 2014 22:30 ET The following videos were selected from YouTube and various news sites over the last several weeks which indicate the buildup to the coming war between the Ukraine and Russian Republic. I have used the Chrome Google Translations to hopefully attribute proper credit for Ukrainian and Russian language entries where possible.   June 30th: Shelling Kramators’k militias in the shelter By: SOFA News Heavy military equipment (Ukrainian) goes to smash the front occupants By: Yury Kasyanov Simferopol. Hotel…

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07.13 BREAKING NEWS 08:15 ET: Russia Vows Tough Response to Ukrainian Shelling of Russian Village

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by John Galt July 13, 2014 08:15 ET The news this morning has escalated dramatically with the killing of a Russian man and wounding of several other family members in the Russian village of Donetsk. This story from RT breaks down the severity of the situation: The phrase “irreversible consequences” in the story is not just RT parlance for a massive Russian military reaction but the type of terminology often used by Putin and the old Soviet Union before military action started. From the Russian…

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07.10 BREAKING NEWS 21:00 ET: Possible Start of IDF Ground Operations in Gaza Tonight

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by John Galt July 10, 2014 21:00 ET Just a little under 30 minutes ago, this shocking news was posted on the Times of Israel live blog on the current Gaza conflict: To give some perspective of the range of the Hamas rockets here is a map of Israel with Haifa highlighted: The following is a Twitter posting showing a screen shot of a television broadcast of rocket fire tonight against Haifa: Meanwhile, numerous Israeli news feeds are basically quiet about IDF and IAF activities…

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The Cure to the Illegal Immigration Crisis: Repeal NAFTA

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by John Galt July 8, 2014 09:20 ET Who would have thought the little weird billionaire with big ears from Texas might just have been correct 19 years ago (Source: Save Your Job, Save Our Country, by Ross Perot, p. 72 , Jan 1, 1993): [It is a myth that] NAFTA will reduce illegal immigration. As manufacturing in northern Mexico expands, hundreds of thousands of Mexican workers will be drawn north. They will quickly find that wages in the Mexican maquiladora plants cannot compete with…

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Is Saudi Arabia Fostering a False Flag Attack to Justify an Invasion of Iraq?

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by John Galt July 7, 2014 20:50 ET Several hours ago, the following news broke across Twitter and newswires around the world: What is not unusual about this report however, is that the Saud media has censored any information about this attack as it was not reported via state organs including the Arab News newspaper. Yet the Gulf News in Dubai had no problem publishing a report today on the “attack”: Three shells land in northern Saudi town of Arar Gulf News Report Published: 22:37…

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The Voice of America Demonstrates it is Managed by Chamberlainesque Idiots at the State Department

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by John Galt June  30, 2014 20:30 ET Any day now, I expect Obama or someone from our the United States Department of State to come out and proclaim, “peace in our time.” The Voice of America continued its decline into irrelevancy today as broadcasting into some of the most tension ridden and conflict infested regions of the world was terminated by the morons that run the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB) under the control of the United States Department of State. From the website BBG…

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06.30 Latest Videos of Intense Attacks by Ukrainian Forces on Pro-Russian Positions

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by John Galt June  30, 2014 20:00 ET So much for “peace” in the Ukraine or the Donbas. The Candy Dictator has followed through on his threats to annihilate all pro-Russia forces at the behest of the European Union, United Kingdom, and United States banking cartels thus hitting civilian and military positions without regard to casualties because the Western media will refuse to distribute or validate such attacks. Sadly, for my country, this is another embarrassing chapter in our history as we refuse to do…

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US to Deploy 200 More Combat Troops to Iraq Bringing Total to Nearly 800

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by John Galt June  30, 2014 18:00 ET Breaking news tonight via the AP: The announcement will bring to nearly 800 the total number of U.S. forces in and around Iraq to train local forces, secure the embassy and protect American interests. Obama notified House and Senate leaders in a letter on Monday. Obama says the additions include security forces, rotary-wing aircraft, and support for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. The catch? From the ITV News version of the story: “This force is deploying for the…

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06.30 1600 ET BREAKING NEWS: Ukraine Ends Ceasefire in East Declares Martial Law in Donbas Region

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by John Galt June  30, 2014 16:06 ET UPDATED 16:40 ET: Video from Kramatorsk purported to show either Ukraine inbound artillery or attack by pro-Russian Rebels on the airport. Waiting for clarification. This just in via Twitter and now sources in the Ukraine, namely the Ukrainian Member of Parliament, Oleh Lyashko’s Facebook page: Also this right before the expiration of the ceasefire from the Russian Itar-Tass news agency: Ceasefire expires in south-east of Ukraine  KIEV, June 30, /ITAR-TASS/. A ceasefire between the government troops and…

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An Interesting Anti-Obama Banner Unfurled on the US Embassy in Moscow

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by John Galt June 15, 2014 14:50 ET The following screenshot via Life Television from Moscow this afternoon, courtesy of the Twitter user @Truth_Seeker_11, somewhat tells me that the people of Russia have figured out who our President acts like long before the American people will.  

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The East China Sea Heats up with Japan Accusing China of Weapon Radar Lock on SDF Naval Vessel and Patrol Plane

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by John Galt June  14, 2014 21:00 ET Last week I penned the following piece about the Cold War II heating up with China and Japan: Cold War II Continues – Japan Protests Chinese Fighter Planes Intercept within 30 Meters of their Aircraft The Japanese retaliated less than 24 hours later as this video from the Chinese military which is rarely if ever released,  demonstrates from the China People’s Daily on June 13th:   Needless to say the Chinese government was furious. From the same…

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06.14 2030 ET Ukraine Update: Ukraine Retaliates – 50 Rebels Killed, over 150 Wounded in Air Attacks

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by John Galt June  14, 2014 20:30 ET As America slumbers like an undecided giant with no foreign policy, no obvious defense posture, and no leadership at any level, the world is melting into a series of low intensity conflicts which rapidly accelerate into full blown cross border or civil wars. The Ukraine in the past 72 hours is especially no exception where it was reported here earlier that a SU-24 fighter bomber was brought down by pro-Russia rebels after they brought down an IL-76…

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06.14 1600 ET – New Video Purports to Show ISIL (ISIS) Terrorists Entering Baghdad

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by John Galt June 14, 2014 16:00 ET The following video via YouTube and the Anatolia News Agency purports to show Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant terrorists entering into Baghdad. There is no independent confirmation of this report. Note the Humvee dressed in ISIL/ISIS flags and colors in the video: The latest update from Al-Arabiyah claims that the Iraqi army has retaken the town of Ishaqi, but no indications of the location of any terrorist units close to the capitol have been reported.…

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06.14 0700 ET BREAKING NEWS: Pro-Russian Separatists Shoot Down Ukrainian SU-24 Bomber

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by John Galt June  14, 2014 07:00 ET After the stunning shoot down of the Ukrainian IL-76 last night, the rebels in Eastern Ukraine apparently have an ample supply of MANPADS as they claim to have down another plane, this time a Ukrainian SU-24 bomber which was engaged in attacks on their positions just outside of Gorlovka. The following story is from RT within the last hour: Self-defense forces in Gorlovka, E.Ukraine, claim shooting down Kiev bomber jet Published time: June 14, 2014 10:00 Edited…

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06.13 2300 ET BREAKING NEWS: Ukrainian IL-76 Transport Shot Down with 40 Paratroopers on Board (VIDEO)

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by John Galt June  13, 2014 23:00 ET UPDATED 06.14.14 0640ET – More paratroopers were on board than initially reported per this excerpt from the Kyiv Post article this morning: June 14 marks the deadliest day of the undeclared war between Ukraine and pro-Russian separatists in the country’s eastern regions after Kremlin-backed insurgents shot down a Ukrainian military cargo plane carrying 49 servicemen. All were killed. Most of them – 40 servicemen – were paratroopers of the 25th Dnipropetrovsk airborne brigade, while nine were from…

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Why Saudi Arabia and Qatar want to Eradicate Iraq

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by John Galt June  12, 2014 22:00 ET On September 1, 2013, I published the following article referring to the idea of putting US troops on the ground in the Syrian Civil War: Just Say NO on Syria In that article, I stated the following: The desire to build a natural gas pipeline from Qatar and Saudi Arabia first took hold in 2009 but due to the uprisings within the “Arab Spring” which followed and massive instability created from the uprisings, Bashar Al-Assad’s distrust of…

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Cold War II Continues – Japan Protests Chinese Fighter Planes Intercept within 30 Meters of their Aircraft

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by John Galt June 11, 2014 21:55 ET First Russia, then China, then Russia and now China again yesterday per Al-Jazeera: Japan slams China over near-miss jet flyby Tokyo lodges diplomatic protest with Beijing after Chinese jets fly 30 metres from Japanese planes over East China Sea. How upset are the Japanese? Check out this excerpt from the article from above: Japan has lodged a diplomatic protest with Beijing after Chinese military jets flew as close as 30 metres to Japanese military aircraft over the…

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Cold War II Cranks up as 2 TU-95 Bear Bombers Intercepted 50 miles from Northern California

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by John Galt June  11, 2014 19:55 ET From the Washington Free Beacon tonight: Russian Bombers Fly Within 50 Miles of California Coast Excepted rom Bill Gertz’s excellent article linked above: U.S. F-22, F-15 jets intercept four Bear H bombers near Alaska, Northern California Four Russian strategic bombers triggered U.S. air defense systems while conducting practice bombing runs near Alaska this week, with two of the Tu-95 Bear H aircraft coming within 50 miles of the California coast, the North American Aerospace Defense Command (Norad)…

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Obama Considers the “Bush” Approach to Attack Syria

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by John Galt June 5, 2014 09:25 ET As America’s slumber about the remainder of the world continues where a majority of citizens think Damascus is a wealthy white suburb of Chicago on the North side, reality is setting in for the remainder of the world that their survival might depend on the approval numbers for the Obama administration and the investment desires of the Qatari government. The following story from the Lebanese newspaper “The Star” should both give pause to Americans and encouragement to…

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06.02 0845 ET BREAKING NEWS: Ukrainian Air Force Attacks Civilian Building in Lugansk Many Dead and Wounded (Live Video)

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by John Galt June  2, 2014 08:45 ET Smoke rises from Lugansk Civilian Administration Building after Air Strike (via Twitter – @UkraineConflict) Twitter first notified the world of this attack on a civilian target: Needless to say this is breaking hard across the internet and in the Russian media with this story first from RT: Multiple fatalities feared after Kiev fighter jet attacks admin HQ in Ukraine’s Lugansk Multiple casualties are being reported in the administration building of the city of Lugansk, eastern Ukraine, after…

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The New Cold Gold War

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by John Galt May 28, 2014 21:20 ET During the first week of April, the European Union and United States re-declared the cold war against Russia and China. The incidents in Crimea and the Ukraine, the actions by China in the East and South China Seas persuaded the central bankers of the West that their perceived partners in Moscow and Beijing had strayed from the new global financial order and in fact were looking to begin a separate if not greater power using their natural…

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Putin’s Indecisiveness Comes Home to Roost: Attempted Coup in Abkhazia

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by John Galt May 28, 2014 17:50 ET The future of Russia as well as NATO is in the balance and evidence of attempts to destabilize both sides became apparent overnight as the former Republic of Georgia region of Abkhazia, now under Russian Federation control, experienced an attempted coup per media reports. From Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty several hours ago: Abkhazia’s De Facto President Denounces ‘Coup Attempt’ The de facto president of Georgia’s breakaway region of Abkhazia has described the opposition’s takeover of the presidential…

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Putin’s Ukrainian Dilemma: Invade Ukraine Soon or Become the Obama of Eurasia

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by John Galt May 26, 2014  14:25 ET The news from the Ukraine tonight continues to defy reality with this Reuters story from May 14th and the events since the election yesterday: Ukraine holds talks to end crisis, rebels not invited Really? Does anyone involved in the talks sponsored by the SorosECBFedBoE pro-multinationalist corporatist movement would invite a bunch of Russian soldiers to discuss the future of uh, well, Russian people in the Eastern Ukraine? The problem they seek to address is not the crisis…

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Live Video from Donetsk via ANNA News Feed

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by John Galt May 26, 2014 08:50 ET Courtesy of Ustream and RT for posting up the links:   Broadcast live streaming video on Ustream This could be a pivotal day in the civil war which is starting as Russia will not continue to sit idly by and watch the Donetsk-Lugansk regions take a pounding from the Ukraine military. Here is some more video from another YouTube posting by a civilian outside of Donetsk:  

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In Obama and Hillary’s African Success Story, Libya Prepares for Civil War

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by John Galt May 26, 2014 08:40 ET While the world’s attention has been removed from the human suffering in Egypt and Libya thanks to the neglect and incompetence of American foreign policy, the two North African nations are clearly on differing paths. Egypt, under Sisi, will return to a prototypical military dictatorship as they have endured for almost five decades, this time however they appear to be returning to a non-aligned if not outright pro-Russian foreign policy stance after the betrayal by the Obama…

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China Issues a Stern Warning to Japan over Air Defense Zone Violation

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by John Galt May 26, 2014 07:30 ET The rhetoric took a huge step up in warnings overnight after  Chinese fighters came within 50 meters of Japanese spy planes dispatched near the joint Chinese-Russian naval exercises on Sunday. On Monday, the Chinese government issued its sternest warning yet to their long time enemies in the region per this article via Xinhua News Agency: Chinese jets scrambled after Japan’s dangerous behavior CHINA condemned Japan’s dangerous behavior in the East China Sea after Japanese military planes entered…

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05.26.14 BREAKING NEWS 0700 ET – Ukraine Renews Military Operations against Eastern Ukraine (Video added)

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by John Galt May 26, 2014 07:00 ET UPDATE 08:30 ET – Video from RT’s Ruptly in Donetsk of the battle: (Ukrainian Military Helicopter near Donetsk Intl. Airport – via Ruptly @RT) The news is grim this morning with the following dispatches now being reported first from RT: 07:58 GMT: Ukrainian troops have resumed shelling of the village of Semyonovka, near the Donetsk Region town of Slavyansk, ITAR-TASS reports, citing a representative of the local self-defense forces. Gunfire, two fighter jets flying near Ukraine’s Donetsk…

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