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Turkey, Ally Not of Russia and the Eurasian Powers, But STILL of the US and the West?

Erdogan Calls Putin as Russia Seethes at Turkey’s Syrian Incursion Russia furious at Turkish move to set up rebel “safe zone” inside Syria to assist Jihadi rebels there, putting the recently announced “normalisation of relations” between Russia and Turkey in jeopardy. In the immediate aftermath of the Turkish capture of Jarablus in Syria Turkish President Erdogan telephoned his “friend Putin” on Friday 27th August 2016. The Kremlin’s account of the conversation is remarkable even by its standards for its terseness “The two leaders discussed the development of Russia-Turkey trade and political and economic cooperation in keeping with the agreements reached in St Petersburg on August 9.

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  • US-NATO-TURKEY INVASION of Northern Syria: CIA “FAILED” TURKEY COUP LAYS Groundwork for Broader Middle East War?

    By Michel Chossudovsky

    In mid-July, President Erdogan pointed his finger at the CIA, accusing US intelligence of having supported a failed coup directed against his government. Turkish officials pointed to a deterioration of US-Turkey relations following Washington’s refusal to extradite Fethullah Gülen, the alleged architect of the failed coup. Erdogan’s Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag was categorical: “If the US does not deliver (Gulen), they will sacrifice relations with Turkey for the sake of a terrorist” Public opinion was led to believe that relations with the US had deteriorated. This was a hoax. Turkey’s Invasion of Syria The implementation of the Turkish invasion required routine consultations with the US and NATO, coordination of military logistics, intelligence, communications systems, coordination of ground and air operations, etc. To be effectively carried, these endeavors required a cohesive and “friendly” US-Turkey relationship.

  • TURKISH Tanks Roll into Jarablus, Syria’s SOVEREIGNTY FLAGRANTLY VIOLATED

    By Alahednews

    The original source of this article is Alahednews A dozen Turkish tanks rolled across the Syrian border as part of a military operation backed by jets and US-led coalition warplanes after heavy Turkish shelling of an area held by Daesh [Arabic acronym for “ISIS” / “ISIL”]. Military sources told Turkish media 70 targets in the […]

  • TURKEY INVADES NORTHERN SYRIA — TRUTH OF TURKISH “COUP” REVEALED?

    By The New Atlas

    The original source of this article is The New Atlas Syria’s conflict has escalated into dangerous new territory as Turkish military forces cross the Turkish-Syrian border in an attempt to annex the Syrian city of Jarabulus. The operation includes not only Turkish military forces, but also throngs of Western-backed militants who will likely be handed […]

  • Provoking Nuclear War by Media

    By John Pilger

    The original source of this article is Global Research The exoneration of a man accused of the worst of crimes, genocide, made no headlines. Neither the BBC nor CNN covered it. The Guardian allowed a brief commentary. Such a rare official admission was buried or suppressed, understandably. It would explain too much about how the […]

Politics

The Financial Times: Megaphone for Mass Murder

The Financial Times: Megaphone for Mass Murder

By James Petras

Introduction: The Financial Times editorial page carries a logo that proclaims: “Without fear and without favour”. Indeed the editors have shown no fear when it comes to. . . fabricating lies, promoting imperial wars decimating countries and impoverishing millions, whether in Libya, Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Yemen and now Venezuela. The fearless “Lies of Our Times” […]

Economy

Dollar Disaster Looms? China and Russian Currencies Break Away

Dollar Disaster Looms? China and Russian Currencies Break Away

By The Daily Bell

The original source of this article is The Daily Bell Russia leaves the Dollar based monetary system and adopts a system of Sovereign Currency. The implications are phenomenal! “In 1990 the first priority of Washington and the IMF was to pressure Yeltsin and the Duma to “privatize” the State Bank of Russia, under a Constitutional […]

Society

The West & Syria: The Corporate Media vs. Reality

The West & Syria: The Corporate Media vs. Reality

By Ian Sinclair

“The sinister fact about literary censorship in England is that it is largely voluntary”, George Orwell noted in his censored preface to his 1945 book Animal Farm. “Unpopular ideas can be silenced, and inconvenient facts kept dark, without the need for any official ban”. Orwell went onto explain that “at any given moment there is […]

Environment

Ceding ICANN and Internet Control to Globalists

Ceding ICANN and Internet Control to Globalists

By SARTRE

It does not take a great amount of brain power to comprehend that for the U.S. to surrender the final oversight of ICANN that the internet as it has functioned with relative acceptance of political emancipation is fundamentally at risk to end as we know it. In this campaign cycle of American First Nationalism vs. […]

Culture

The US: A Dead Nation Walking

The US: A Dead Nation Walking

By Paul Craig Roberts

Here is an informative article by Dmitry Orlov:http://www.cluborlov.com I use the writings of Orlov and The Saker as checks on my own conclusions. In his article Orlov concludes that the United States is a dead nation, still walking, but no longer a uni-power. I agree with Orlov that US weapon systems are more focused on […]

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