Aktuelles auf englisch (19) [der letzten 24 Stunden]
19:38 [Asia Times]
Militant leaders` deaths may cripple the extremist franchise`s immediate aims but the threat of new targeted terror attacks still looms large.
Welt - Mittlerer Osten (1)
Iran’s supreme leader has pilloried Donald Trump with degrading epithets in his latest speech following the US President’s refusal to recertify the nuclear deal. Trump is, according to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, “foul-mouthed”, uttering “nonsense,” and “suffering from retardation”.
Welt - Naher Osten - arabische Halbinsel (3)
19:17 [NRT TV]
Iraqi Joint Operations Deputy Commander, Abdulamir Yaralla, told NRT Arabic on Friday (October 20) that Prde is in the province of Kirkuk and that the Iraqi forces aim to impose security and law on the disputed areas.
16:30 [Al Masdar News]
According to reports from military-affiliated sources, the Iraqi Army and the Popular Mobilization Forces have kicked-off their campaign to liberate western Anbar province from ISIS militants.
The Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) said in a written statement that the first observation point in Idlib was established on Oct. 13 and works for more observation points are continuing.
Welt - Russland und Zentralasien (1)
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov affirmed on Thursday that the situation in Syria approaches a decisive juncture regarding victory in the war against terrorism.
19:38 [Asia Times]
US President Donald Trump’s refusal to certify to Congress that Iran is complying with the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JPCOA), the deal devised by the world community to rein in its nuclear program, has upset Washington’s allies in Europe.
19:35 [Zero Hedge]
The “British press” is wrong (although it wasn’t just the British press): Brexit negotiations are going well and the divorce settlement should be finalised by December. Really?
10:10 [German Foreign Policy]
German government advisors are praising the French government`s new military policy document ("Revue stratégique") and are calling for accelerating the expansion of German-French military and arms cooperation.
19:35 [Zero Hedge]
As tensions escalate in Spain, Catalan Separatists are potentially about to do some real damage and hit Madrid where it really hurts....As the video begins... "Go to 1 of the 5 main banks and take out as much cash as you want. Don`t forget, it`s your money".
Deutschland - Militär (1)
A statement by the media office of the Iraqi Joint Operations Command (JOC) said that Iraq appreciates the arming programs of the world countries to support the Iraqi forces, including the Peshmerga forces, on the fighting against Islamic State (IS) group, but "unfortunately today the German missiles supplied to the Peshmerga to fight IS exclusively were used against the federal forces in the Alton Kupri area, causing damages and victims." Earlier in the day, the Iraqi forces redeployed in the town of Altun Kupri, some 40 km north of Kirkuk, and took full control of the town.
19:30 [The Spectator]
That you need guns to protect ancient sites from Isis is a given — shamefully, you can’t rely on the West to help
8:58 [Washington`s Blog]
America’s Pharmaceutical industry takes pride of place in this week’s theme of The Rot Within, as the industry has raised fraud, exploitation and collusion to systemic perfection.
Themen - Medien und Propaganda (2)
19:21 [The Unz Review]
The US occupation army in Europe instilled terrible fear of Jews in European hearts and minds. This fear was known before: the Gospel is a witness that people were afraid to speak openly of Christ “for fear of the Jews”. Since then, the fear only grew and multiplied. And provided such fear exists, it would be strange if it weren’t used.
The Austrian elections of last Sunday are a prime exhibit.
15:40 [The Duran]
Israel and the Kurds are using the same dishonest narrative to slander Iraq and Iran, but in each case, realities on the ground are taking the matter out of Israeli and Kurdish hands.
Themen - Militär und Frieden (1)
8:59 [Moon of Alabama]
The U.S. military is a socialist paradise: Service members and their families live for free on base. People living off base are given a stipend to cover their housing costs.
20:13 [The Atlantic]
Why thousands of Christians from across the globe travel to Jerusalem each year to celebrate a Jewish holiday....Christian Zionism typically involves a belief that Jews must return to Israel in order to fulfill biblical prophesy.
Schlusslicht - Herzliches und Herzhaftes (2)
16:59 [The Spectator]
Syria and Libya are just two examples of how the Russian leader has been running rings around the West
9:00 [Zero Hedge]
Former President George W. Bush came out swinging against the current administration on Thursday, and while he did not name President Castro, Dubya blasted that "bigotry seems emboldened" in the U.S., while urging the country to accept "globalization" - the same globalization which both the IMF, the BIS and even the Federal Reserve now agree and warn has led to record wealth inequality in the US - while rejecting "white supremacy."