Secret US-Pakistan deal on drone attacks revealed

Voltaire Network français  Español The Abbottabad Commission report, divulged July 8, 2013 by Al-Jazeera sheds light on a secret understanding between Washington and Islamabad over the use of drones. Despite Pakistan’s repeated protests against U.S. drone strikes to eradicate “terrorist” groups, it turns out they are perfectly legal. The Abbottabad Commission was to study the…

Almighty says ! ( When shit hits the fan ),…..” Syria’s failure to lose “….L.M.AO.

Wed May 22, 2013 12:20PM GMT 41   By Gordon Duff The timing of events in Syria has been a particular disaster for the United States. Through “sequestration,” the governments imposed austerity measures, military forces in the Mediterranean and Indian Ocean have been scaled back as have other operations including intelligence gatherin.” Related Interviews: ‘Fox…

Mideast situation enters Twilight Zone

The site of bomb attacks that killed 46 people in Turkey’s southern town of Reyhanli on May 11, 2013 Mon May 13, 2013 8:45AM GMT 10 By Jim W. Dean The Israeli attacks were of course a provocation to see if Syria might send a Sarin-laced missile into Israel in return, but they are not…

Was Syria ‘nuked’?….55 dead in Syria? Make that tens of thousands

Gordon Duff — Press TV May 10, 2013 Striking evidence of the use of American EPW (Earth Penetrating Weapons) nuclear weapons in Syria has come to light. Experts say the proof is irrefutable. Dramatic video footage from Syria has revealed startling evidence that counters Israel’s claims of “surgical strikes” on weapons headed to Lebanon. What…

Military’s Next Africa Chief Indicates 3 Terror Groups Are on His Hit List

By Spencer Ackerman 02.14.13 U.S. soldiers train their counterparts in Ghana, 2011. The next leader of U.S. Africa Command emphasized such training as a fixture for confronting terrorist groups in Africa. Photo: U.S. Army Here’s an indicator of how the U.S. military considers northern and eastern Africa the next major battlefield of the ongoing war…

Step toward possible military intervention in Syria

The Pentagon is sending about 200 troops to Jordan to help deliver aid to refugees and to plan for possible military action, including a rapid buildup of forces. http://www.latimes.com/news/nationworld/world/middleeast/la-fg-us-jordan-troops-20130418,0,7018059.story   Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel said he and President Barack Obama are wary of intervening in Syria. (Mark Wilson / Getty Images / April 17, 2013)…

Robert Fisk: Beware wishful thinking. Assad isn’t going soon

The West, has an odd habit of assuming dictators we don’t like, will simply disappear. Well, Western “statesmen”, diplomats, “analysts” and those absurd think-tankers so beloved of the networks may yet have to buy a new crystal ball. Read more : http://www.independent.co.uk/voices/comment/robert-fisk-beware-wishful-thinking-assad-isnt-going-soon-8578513.html?origin=internalSearch

Pipelineistan Geopolitics at Work: Iran, Pakistan, Syria, Qatar.

Construction is nearing completion on a natural gas pipeline linking Iran and Pakistan, a project that portends a huge geopolitical shift. As regional powers strengthen ties in this key energy market, they’re looking to China, and away from the West. Since the early 2000s, analysts and diplomats across Asia have been dreaming of a future…

UNHCR:Experiences from Greece

Experiences from Greece 04/04/2013 In early March I had the opportunity to visit and talk with colleagues working in Civico Zero. This is a reception center in Rome addressed to unaccompanied minors, the vast majority of Afghan origin. The center is the namesake operator partnership and sponsored by the NGO Save the Children . Among…

List of ongoing Conflicts : Updated on April 2 2013

AFRICA: (24 Countries and 115 between militias-guerrillas, separatist groups and anarchic groups involved) Hot Spots: Central African Republic, Darfur, Democrati Republic of Congo, Libya, Mali, Nigeria, Puntland, Somalia, Somaliland –Algeria: fights between regular army and: al-Qaeda Organization in the Maghreb (AQIM) or al-Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb (AQIM) since 2005 (known in the past as…

Euro crisis nasty joke: Italy returns Afghan kids to Greece

Italy: Summary Returns to Greece Violate Rights Unaccompanied Children, Asylum Seekers Should Not Be Turned Away (Rome) – Italy is summarily returning unaccompanied migrant children and adult asylum seekers to Greece, where they face a dysfunctional asylum system and abusive detention conditions, Human Rights Watch said in a report published today. Stowaways on ferries from Greece, including…

News Analysis….. The Holocaust Just Got More Shocking and Hitler was a Zionist Stooge, by J. Speer Williams

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum/Collection of Eugenia Hochberg Lanceter A group of Jewish women at the entrance to the Brody ghetto in Eastern Galicia, 1942. The sign is written in German, Ukrainian and Polish. By ERIC LICHTBLAU Published: March 1, 2013 THIRTEEN years ago, researchers at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum began the grim…

Blackwater:First Iraq,Then Afghanistan,Now Greece

Blackwater is notorious.  A private mercenary army, it first came to public attention in 2003 two years after it was founded after the US government contracted it to provide military support for the war in Iraq.  Innumerable scandals followed.  And now the Greek Government has enlisted its services for domestic duties. The first time Blackwater…

‘Drone’ a Dirty Word in the UN Lexicon

Inter Press Service, 7 February 2013 The “drone”, one of the eminently controversial lethal weapons deployed by the United States in its war against terrorism, is obviously a dirty word in the U.N. lexicon. ‘Drone’ a Dirty Word in the UN Lexicon United Nations — The “drone”, one of the eminently controversial lethal weapons deployed…

News Commentary By Rixon Stewart on February 3, 2013

By  Rixon Stewart  on February 3, 2013 News Commentary – Feb 3, 2013 You’ve got to laugh. Faced with a newly developed Iranian jet fighter and Zionists’ and their allies in the corporate media first response is: “it’s a fake”! We reserve judgement on that for now but if you said the same about the…

Big Pharma vs. Death in Nigeria: Supreme Court Rejects Pfizer’s Appeal

Almost 15 years after the fact, Nigerians are officially allowed to sue Pfizer over the company’s illegal use of a new antibiotic on their children. Pfizer is accused of illegally testing a drug, Trovan, in Nigeria and then killing 11 children and injuring 181 others during a meningitis epidemic in 1996. Trovan was banned in…

Covert Drone War: US claims of ‘no civilian deaths’

US claims of ‘no civilian deaths’   A Reaper drone on an airstrip in Kandahar. Library photo/Ministry of Defence.   Claims by President Obama’s chief counter-terrorism adviser John Brennan that ‘there hasn’t been a single collateral [civilian] death’ in Pakistan since August 2010 are found to be untrue today, following a major Bureau investigation. According…

We are Preparing for Massive Civil War, Says DHS Informant

What kind of event would allow the president to define as terrorists all gun owners opposed to gun confiscating executive orders? What would it take to link 2nd amendment with al Qaeda? Or is this government incapable of black-op false-flag operations?

Cynthia McKinney, IAC Co-Director Sara Flounders travel to Pakistan in solidarity with political prisoner Aafia Siddiqui

by LeiLani Dowell Arriving in Karachi, Pakistan, at 4 a.m. for a trip in support of efforts to free and repatriate Dr. Aafia Siddiqui, former U.S. Congressperson Cynthia McKinney and International Action Center Co-Director Sara Flounders received an overwhelmingly warm welcome on Dec. 2. Hundreds of Siddiqui’s supporters met the two at the airport in…

Govt urged to look into torture, arrest of reporter by Nato-led troops

18 December, 2012  [source] KABUL: A parliamentary panel on Monday asked the government to investigate the case of a detained journalist, Habib Rahman Ibrahimi, as soon as possible. Some two months back, NATO-led troops picked up Ibrahimi from his residence in the Company neighbourhood of Kabul and kept him in detention at the Bagram airbase…

America’s Permanent War Agenda: Secret Kill Lists, Global Drone Wars, Special Forces

By Stephen Lendman Global Research Call it elevating Murder, Inc. to a higher level. A Washington Post Special Report discussed America’s permanent war agenda. It includes targeted killings, Obama’s secret kill list, global drone wars, and White House counterterrorism adviser John Brennan’s new rules for war playbook. Established in 2003, Washington’s National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC)…

Western state terrorism loses crucial battle in Gaza

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton deliver joint statements in Jerusalem (al-Quds) on November 20, 2012. It was a David and Goliath battle in which the Zionist Goliath was forced to retreat with a bloody nose and a severely dented ego. The biblical reference is rather apt since the…

“When war is declared, Truth is the first casualty.”

“In reality, do you really need a war?” — Vietnam veteran and Medal of Honor recipient Al Rascon “Peace cannot be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.”–  Albert Einstein Read the three pages here I spent almost half an hour trying to avoid to add categories  from geo-locations that a war…

Photos of terror drone victims released in Pakistan

A US Predator drone firing a Hellfire missile (file photo) Sun Nov 4, 2012 2:27AM GMT Pakistani photographers have released photos showing victims of US assassination drone strikes being treated in local hospitals in northwestern Pakistan, Press TV reports. The photos, which were made public on Saturday, show the victims of a recent US attack…

Britain’s top court on Wednesday rejected a legal bid by a Pakistani man in US custody in Afghanistan to force the British government to do more to seek his release.

UK court rejects legal challenge by US-held Pakistani by Staff Writers London (AFP) File image: Bagram jail.   Yunus Rahmatullah, 30, was captured in Iraq in 2004 by British forces which then handed him to US authorities. He was later transferred to Afghanistan’s Bagram jail where he has been held without charge ever since. The…

Imran Khan Detained on US Flight over Anti-Drone Activism

– Common Dreams staff Pakistan’s anti-drone politician and former cricket-star, Imran Khan, was taken off an international flight from Toronto to New York for questioning over his political views, and his critical stance on US foreign policy, immigration officials have confirmed. This file photo shows Pakistani politician Imran Khan addressing a rally in Tank, on…

Cleric found guilty in Rimsha Masih ‘blasphemy’ case

A high-powered team investigating the Rimsha Masih ”blasphemy” case has found the cleric of a mosque guilty, and has declared Rimsha as innocent due to lack of evidence. Rimsha, believed to be around 14 years of age and reportedly suffering from some mental disability, was allegedly seen burning pages inscribed with Quranic verses, last month.…

Golden Dawn Immigrants : Fake NeoNazi’s

All those links were sent to me on Twitter via @Canada_Kat (thank you very much )and I am more than glad to post them,I do believe I will find more on those people due time.No threats allowed according to the WP policy or the HR declaration and all the conventions etc etc etc. So please…