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UK GDP Contracts Sending Economy to Triple Dip Recession

UK GDP Contracts Sending Economy to Triple Dip Recession

The verdict continues to come in on socialism and its effect on the world economy as the United Kingdom reports on its shrinking gross domestic product. Further evidence that redistribution of wealth and taking the “fair share” always destroys wealth. The official figures were the fourth quarter of negative growth in the last five and […]

Joe Biden: It’s Gun Safty, Not Gun Control, Really!

Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday that he views the administration’s efforts to reduce firearms violence as gun safety – not gun control. The vice president fielded questions online in a Google+ Hangout, saying the proposals that he and President Barack Obama have laid out won’t end gun crime, but they still could make a […]

Israeli military, security forces on alert for anti-US Palestinian and Israeli-Arab riots

Israeli military, security forces on alert for anti-US Palestinian and Israeli-Arab riots

In the wake of the anti-US Islamist turbulence sweeping Arab capitals, Israel has posted additional military, police and security forces in the West Bank, opposite the Gaza Strip and among Israeli Arab communities following information received that all three are preparing to stage big anti-American protests Friday, Sept. 14, which could easily spill over into […]

Mob Storms U.S. Embassy In Yemen

Mob Storms U.S. Embassy In Yemen

(Sanaa, Yemen)  —  Protests are spreading across the Middle East and North Africa as anger grows in the Muslim world over an Internet movie, believed to have been made in the U.S., that ridicules the Prophet Muhammed.  Protesters this morning stormed the grounds of the American embassy in Yemen.  A number of people reportedly are […]

Al Zawahri Ordered Al Qaeda to Murder US Ambassador Stevens

Al Zawahri Ordered Al Qaeda to Murder US Ambassador Stevens

The US Ambassador to Libya Chris Stevens and three staff members at the US consulate in Benghazi were deliberately murdered Tuesday night Sept 11 just after memorial ceremonies were held in America for the victims of the 9/11 outrage.  Counter-terror sources report exclusively that far from being a spontaneous raid by angry Islamists, it was […]

Big Russian fleet nears Syria

Big Russian fleet nears Syria

Russian, Western and Arab forces were piling up on Syrian borders Wednesday, July 25, bringing closer a war confrontation which could spur the Assad regime into making good on its threat to use chemical weapons against “external aggression.” Based on this reading, Moscow added its voice Tuesday to that of US President Obama and warned […]

Mexico paper stops drug war coverage after grenade attacks

Mexico paper stops drug war coverage after grenade attacks

A newspaper in Mexico’s violent city of Nuevo Laredo announced on Wednesday it will end coverage of drug-related bloodshed, one day after grenades damaged its offices for the second time this year. Many Mexican news organizations have decided to report only basic facts about murders and massacres in recent years. But it is rare for […]

Two more US carriers, dozens of mini-subs rushed to Hormuz

Two more US carriers, dozens of mini-subs rushed to Hormuz

As Russia and NATO continued to boost their military strength in the eastern Mediterranean, debkafile’s military sources report substantial US reinforcements, led by the USS Dwight D. Eisenhower aircraft carrier, are being rushed to the Persian Gulf opposite Iran, with dozens of unmanned underwater craft for destroying mines. The USS John C. Stennis arrives in […]

U.S. Increases Presence In Persian Gulf

U.S. Increases Presence In Persian Gulf

(Washington, DC)  —  The U.S. military is stepping up its presence in the Persian Gulf in an apparent effort to keep Iran in check.  “The New York Times” reports the Defense Department has deployed significant reinforcements to the region, including combat jets and Navy minesweeper vessels.  The “Times” cites an anonymous senior administration official who […]

Russian media reports: S-300 sale to Syria cancelled

Russian media reports: S-300 sale to Syria cancelled

Russia has suspended the sale of the advanced S-300 surface-to-air missile system to Syria,  in what could be a possible outcome of President Vladimir Putin’s visit to Israel earlier this week. Both Prime Minister Binjamin Netanyahu and President Shimon Peres discussed Syria with Putin. An Israeli official said that, “Israel raised certain concerns with the […]

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