2018-11-15: News Headlines

Jeremy Salt (2018-11-16). In The Middle East, The 'West' Has Been A Curse. iranian.com After the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, many are asking 'But what about Yemen?' Yes, indeed, what about Yemen, but what about Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and Somalia? What about Egypt in 1956, what about Iran in 1953 and what about Palestine from 1917 to the present day? There is a string of 'what abouts?' going […]

Philip Giraldi (2018-11-15). America Has No Peace Movement – Blame the 'White Supremacists'. globalresearch.ca We bring to the attention of Global Research Readers this incisive article by Philip Giraldi on the absence of an anti-war movement in the US. | The collapse of the anti-war movement occurred in the wake of the invasion of Iraq. …

Democracy Now! (2018-11-15). Headlines for November 15, 2018. democracynow.org GOP Halts Debate on Ending U.S. Support for Saudi-Led War in Yemen, Eleven Saudis Indicted in Murder of Journalist Khashoggi, Deadly Wildfires in California Kill At Least 59, Another 300 Missing, Two Prisoner Firefighters Among Those Injured Battling Wildfires, Report: Climate Change Could Intensify Hurricane Rainfall by 30%, Florida Recounts in Question as Multiple Counties Report Issues, NJ Elects First Democratic Korean-American Congressmember, Georgia: Voting Activists Arrested for Holding Balloons, Trump Claims Democratic Voters Put on Disguise to Vote Twice, Trump Threatens Violence Against Anti-Fascist Pro…

Tony Cartalucci (2018-11-15). Washington's Weak Hand in Syria. globalresearch.ca With Damascus and its allies firmly in control of Syria's largest cities and the vast majority of Syrian territory west of the Euphrates – not only has the US-led proxy war against the nation failed – with Russian and Iranian …

Tony Cartalucci (2018-11-15). Washington's Weak Hand In Syria. iranian.com With Damascus and its allies firmly in control of Syria's largest cities and the vast majority of Syrian territory west of the Euphrates — not only has the US-led proxy war against the nation failed — with Russian and Iranian forces involved indefinitely — the return of additional territory under Damascus' control seems all but […]

Jason Ditz (2018-11-15). US Has Spent $5,900,000,000,000 on War Since 2001: Study. theantimedia.com (ANTIWAR.COM) — A new report from Brown University is aiming to provide a close estimate of the overall cost to the US government of its myriad post-9/11 wars and assorted global wars on terror. The estimate is that $5.933 trillion has been spent through fiscal year 2019. This is, of course, vastly higher than official figures, owing to …

Tasnim News (2018-11-15). South Korea To Resume Iran's Crude Imports From January Onwards. iranian.com South Korea's actual resumption of Iranian oil liftings could come from January onwards as it takes time to make various arrangements, including shipping. According to SPGlobal, South Korea was granted a temporary exemption for crude imports from Iran after agreeing to reduce its purchases "significantly," just as US sanctions against Tehran came into force early […]

Richard Galustian (2018-11-15). Libya — A Prime Example of Secularism Versus Extremist Islam. globalresearch.ca For years I and other commentators on MENA developments, have consistently written that Field Marshall Haftar is the only solution for Libya. And yet again the latest ridiculous Italian attempt to broker a solution after dozens of similar conferences took …

Conn Hallinan (2018-11-15). Unwrapping Armageddon: The Erosion of Nuclear Arms Control. globalresearch.ca The decision by the Trump administration to withdraw from the Intermediate Nuclear Force Agreement (INF) appears to be part of a broader strategy aimed at unwinding over 50 years of agreements to control and limit nuclear weapons, returning to an …

Dave Id (2018-11-15). Thousands of Prisoner Firefighters Combating Wildfires in California Today. indybay.org Among those brave enough to combat fires by taking on such dangerous duties as creating containment lines in hot zones are thousands of people enslaved by the prison industrial complex. For instance, two hundred are involved with fighting the ongoing Camp Fire. The California Department of Corrections seems proud that this past summer 58 of them were kids.

Middle East Monitor (2018-11-15). Iran, Turkey Strengthen Trade Relations Despite US Sanctions. iranian.com Iran is seeking to strengthen bilateral trade relations with Turkey during the US sanctions imposed on Tehran which came into force earlier this month. Mohsen Nariman, the managing director of Aras Free Trade-Industrial Zone, said that 60 per cent of the companies operating in the zone are foreign companies while 30 per cent of them are Turkish […]

Whitney Webb (2018-11-15). US Sanctions On Iran Depriving Country's Cancer Patients Of Essential Treatment. iranian.com Certain especially vulnerable groups, such as Iran's cancer patients, are bearing the brunt of the burden caused by the new U.S.-imposed sanctions, as the cost of the average cancer treatment has now doubled and the supply of crucial medication has dwindled to new, troubling lows. The recent imposition of crippling sanctions against Iran by the […]

Tom Luongo (2018-11-15). Pompeo's Albright Moment Arrives. iranian.com It's getting harder and harder for Pompeo and Trump to defend their positions on Israel and Saudi Arabia as their behavior becomes more erratic and shameful. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is not a very bright guy. He is, like his boss, a thin-skinned bully with a narrow view of the world focused on US […]

Whitney Webb (2018-11-15). Why The Sudden Resignation Of Israel's Defense Minister Is Not A "Victory" For Gaza. iranian.com In the wake of Lieberman's resignation the high probability of a Naftali Bennett-led Defense Ministry would unleash a new, even more brutal wave of extrajudicial murders of unarmed Palestinians, one that would deliberately target children. A wave of instability now threatens Israel's government following the sudden resignation of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Wednesday. Lieberman […]

RFE (2018-11-15). Iran's Rial Rises Helped By Central Bank Interventions. iranian.com The Iranian currency rial has rebounded in recent days, rising to 120,000 to the U.S. dollar, on the open market midday Thursday, recuperating some of the losses it endured in recent months. The rial, which was trading around 30,000 to the dollar at the beginning of 2018, began a steep decline in March and reached […]

Democracy Now! (2018-11-14). Advocates: Trump Creating Border Crisis by Pitting Troops Against Women & Children Fleeing Violence. democracynow.org Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is traveling to McAllen, Texas, today to visit some of the thousands of troops deployed at the U.S.-Mexico border by President Donald Trump. Nearly 6,000 active-duty troops are currently stationed in Texas, California and Arizona, following Trump's escalating attacks against the Central American caravan heading toward the border. Trump has warned that that number could swell to 15,000—more than the U.S. forces in Afghanistan and almost triple the number of troops in Iraq. According to some reports, the border deployments could cost $220 million, despite the fact the Pentagon doe…

Prof Michel Chossudovsky (2018-11-14). Destroying a Country's Standard of Living: What Libya Had Achieved, What has been Destroyed. globalresearch.ca A historical reversal in Libya economic and social development has occurred. An entire country has been destroyed, its people driven into abysmal poverty.

Consortiumnews (2018-11-14). America's Absence in Istanbul: A Sign of Decline, Not Surrender. consortiumnews.com Team Trump missed the summit on Syria. In that, Patrick Lawrence sees another sign of Washington's failure to accept its loss of diplomatic primacy. Lost in the Memory Palace: US Leads, But No One Follows By Patrick Lawrence Special to… Read more →

Consortiumnews (2018-11-14). Clapper's Credibility Collapses. consortiumnews.com Former DNI James Clapper had his own words read back to him by Ray McGovern, exposing his role in justifying the Iraq invasion based on fraudulent intelligence. Clapper Admits Gross Intelligence Failure on Iraq WMDs But Still Escapes Justice By… Read more →

Whitney Webb (2018-11-14). US Sanctions on Iran Depriving Country's Cancer Patients of Essential Treatment. mintpressnews.com Certain especially vulnerable groups, such as Iran's cancer patients, are bearing the brunt of the burden caused by the new U.S.-imposed sanctions, as the cost of the average cancer treatment has now doubled and the supply of crucial medication has dwindled to new, troubling lows.

Tehran Times (2018-11-14). Zarif Calls Out Pompeo: Says He Must Take Responsibility For Saying He Wants To Starve Iranians. iranian.com Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo must take responsibility for his own words by announcing that the U.S. is seeking to starve Iranians through sanctions. The remarks by Zarif came after Pompeo made a sharp attack on Newsweek magazine that published his words to starve the […]

Farid Parsa (2018-11-14). The First Female, European Travel Writer To Persia: Lady Mary Leonora Sheil (1825-1869). iranian.com Mary Sheil is the first European, female travel writer who travelled and lived in Persia and left behind a valuable travel journal which later was published in a book. There were many more female travellers to Persia, Ella Sykes, Gertrud Bell, Susan Townley, Elizabeth Ross and others. I selected those that fitted better into the […]

Peter J. Brown (2018-11-14). Iran Could Be The Key To Cementing India And Japan Ties. iranian.com Washington granted a sanctions waiver on the Chabahar port in Iran. That could provide an axis as India, Japan and the US try to counter China's Eurasian reach US President Donald Trump has elevated India and Japan to the top of his list of strategic partners in the Indo-Pacific region. At the same time, US […]

Zero Hedge (2018-11-14). Political Crisis In Israel: Defense Minister Resigns, Slams Netanyahu. iranian.com "If Lieberman resigns, Netanyahu will dissolve the Knesset" — report senior Israeli government sources following a formal announcement by Lieberman confirming he has quit his post as defense minister. Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman resigned his post after a dramatic escalation in Gaza since Sunday's controversial Israeli special forces assassination raid on a top Hamas commander, sparking a political […]

Tasnim News (2018-11-14). Turkey Says In Close Cooperation With EU On Iran Sanctions. iranian.com Turkey is in close cooperation with the United States, the European Union and other parties to reduce the negative impact of Washington's sanctions on its relations with Iran, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. Cavusoglu was speaking to a parliamentary committee in Ankara on Wednesday, Reuters reported. The US government imposed a new round of sanctions […]

Ali Nejad (2018-11-14). Nasim Pedrad To Star In Netflix Rom-Com 'Desperados'. iranian.com Good news for Nasim Pedrad fans! The Saturday Night Live alum Pedrad, Mudbound star Jason Mitchell and Orange Is the New Black actress Danielle Brooks are in talks to star in Netflix's romantic comedy Desperados, as first reported by Collider. Pedrad, who was born on November 18th, 1981 in Tehran, will soon be seen as a new character in Disney's live-action Aladdin movie, playing a neurotic woman who takes her […]

Tehran Times (2018-11-14). Qatar May Have Iran Host 2022 World Cup Teams. iranian.com Qatar is considering offers from other countries to host teams during the 2022 World Cup, but no decision has been taken yet, the head of the organizing committee told AFP on Monday. Iran has recently offered to host teams who will play in tiny Qatar in the World Cup which starts in just over four […]

Jessica Corbett (2018-11-12). 500,000 Killed by America's Global War on Terror Just Scratches the Surface. theantimedia.com (CD) — The United States' so-called War on Terror has killed about half a million people in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan, according to a new estimate from the Costs of War Project at Brown University's Watson Institute. "This new body count signals that, far from diminishing, the war is only intensifying," Stephanie Savell, co-director of the project, …

Mark Ames (2018-10-29). ShamiWitness: How Bellingcat and Neocons Collaborated with the Most Influential ISIS Propagandist on Twitter. grayzoneproject.com How some of the best known Syria regime-change hustlers and "experts" helped transform the @ShamiWitness account from a cretinous troll into a…

Mina Khanlarzadeh (2018-10-11). Dreaming political concepts in Iran and the US: Huey Newton and Ali Shariati, through the movie Black Panther. zcomm.org Dreaming political concepts in Iran and the US: Huey Newton and Ali Shariati, through the movie Black Panther In the movie Black Panther, N'Jobu is residing in Oakland, California as a Wakandan spy when he's troubled by the racism faced by black Americans. T'Chaka, the king of Wakanda, considers N'Jobu's plot of Read more…

Dan Cohen (2018-09-16). Presenting The Syria Deception: Al Qaeda Goes to Hollywood (VIDEO). grayzoneproject.com An exclusive Grayzone investigative documentary rips the cover off of the most sophisticated and expensive campaign of humanitarian interventionist propaganda…

2018-11-15: Social Media Postees

In The Middle East, The 'West' Has Been A Curse
Jeremy Salt | iranian.com | 2018-11-16
After the murder of Jamal Khashoggi, many are asking 'But what about Yemen?' Yes, indeed, what about Yemen, but what about Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Libya, Afghanistan, and Somalia? What about Egypt in 1956, what about Iran in 1953 and what about Palestine from 1917 to the present day? There is a string of 'what abouts?' going […] | The post In The Middle East, The 'West' Has Been A Curse appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/15/in-the-middle-eas…

America Has No Peace Movement – Blame the 'White Supremacists'
Philip Giraldi | globalresearch.ca | 2018-11-15
We bring to the attention of Global Research Readers this incisive article by Philip Giraldi on the absence of an anti-war movement in the US. | The collapse of the anti-war movement occurred in the wake of the invasion of Iraq. … | The post America Has No Peace Movement – Blame the 'White Supremacists' appeared first on Global Research.
globalresearch.ca/america-has-no-peace-m…

Washington's Weak Hand in Syria
Tony Cartalucci | globalresearch.ca | 2018-11-15
With Damascus and its allies firmly in control of Syria's largest cities and the vast majority of Syrian territory west of the Euphrates – not only has the US-led proxy war against the nation failed – with Russian and Iranian … | The post Washington's Weak Hand in Syria appeared first on Global Research.
globalresearch.ca/washingtons-weak-hand-…

Washington's Weak Hand In Syria
Tony Cartalucci | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
With Damascus and its allies firmly in control of Syria's largest cities and the vast majority of Syrian territory west of the Euphrates — not only has the US-led proxy war against the nation failed — with Russian and Iranian forces involved indefinitely — the return of additional territory under Damascus' control seems all but […] | The post Washington's Weak Hand In Syria appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/washingtons-weak-…

South Korea To Resume Iran's Crude Imports From January Onwards
Tasnim News | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
South Korea's actual resumption of Iranian oil liftings could come from January onwards as it takes time to make various arrangements, including shipping. According to SPGlobal, South Korea was granted a temporary exemption for crude imports from Iran after agreeing to reduce its purchases "significantly," just as US sanctions against Tehran came into force early […] | The post South Korea To Resume Iran's Crude Imports From January Onwards appeared first on The Iranian
iranian.com/2018/11/15/south-korea-to-re…

Libya — A Prime Example of Secularism Versus Extremist Islam
Richard Galustian | globalresearch.ca | 2018-11-15
For years I and other commentators on MENA developments, have consistently written that Field Marshall Haftar is the only solution for Libya. And yet again the latest ridiculous Italian attempt to broker a solution after dozens of similar conferences took … | The post Libya — A Prime Example of Secularism Versus Extremist Islam appeared first on Global Research.
globalresearch.ca/libya-a-prime-example-…

Unwrapping Armageddon: The Erosion of Nuclear Arms Control
Conn Hallinan | globalresearch.ca | 2018-11-15
The decision by the Trump administration to withdraw from the Intermediate Nuclear Force Agreement (INF) appears to be part of a broader strategy aimed at unwinding over 50 years of agreements to control and limit nuclear weapons, returning to an … | The post Unwrapping Armageddon: The Erosion of Nuclear Arms Control appeared first on Global Research…
globalresearch.ca/unwrapping-armageddon-…

Thousands of Prisoner Firefighters Combating Wildfires in California Today
Dave Id | indybay.org | 2018-11-15
Among those brave enough to combat fires by taking on such dangerous duties as creating containment lines in hot zones are thousands of people enslaved by the prison industrial complex. For instance, two hundred are involved with fighting the ongoing Camp Fire. The California Department of Corrections seems proud that this past summer 58 of them were kids.
indybay.org/newsitems/2018/11/14/1881914…

US Sanctions On Iran Depriving Country's Cancer Patients Of Essential Treatment
Whitney Webb | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
Certain especially vulnerable groups, such as Iran's cancer patients, are bearing the brunt of the burden caused by the new U.S.-imposed sanctions, as the cost of the average cancer treatment has now doubled and the supply of crucial medication has dwindled to new, troubling lows. The recent imposition of crippling sanctions against Iran by the […] | The post US Sanctions On Iran Depriving Country's Cancer Patients Of Essential Treatment appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/us-sanctions-depr…

Iran's Rial Rises Helped By Central Bank Interventions
RFE | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
The Iranian currency rial has rebounded in recent days, rising to 120,000 to the U.S. dollar, on the open market midday Thursday, recuperating some of the losses it endured in recent months. The rial, which was trading around 30,000 to the dollar at the beginning of 2018, began a steep decline in March and reached […] | The post Iran's Rial Rises Helped By Central Bank Interventions appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/15/irans-rial-rises-…

Pompeo's Albright Moment Arrives
Tom Luongo | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
It's getting harder and harder for Pompeo and Trump to defend their positions on Israel and Saudi Arabia as their behavior becomes more erratic and shameful. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is not a very bright guy. He is, like his boss, a thin-skinned bully with a narrow view of the world focused on US […] | The post Pompeo's Albright Moment Arrives appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/15/pompeos-albright-…

Why The Sudden Resignation Of Israel's Defense Minister Is Not A "Victory" For Gaza
Whitney Webb | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
In the wake of Lieberman's resignation the high probability of a Naftali Bennett-led Defense Ministry would unleash a new, even more brutal wave of extrajudicial murders of unarmed Palestinians, one that would deliberately target children. A wave of instability now threatens Israel's government following the sudden resignation of Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman on Wednesday. Lieberman […] | The post Why The Sudden Resignation Of Israel's Defense Minister Is Not A "Victory" For Gaza appeared first…
iranian.com/2018/11/15/resignation-of-is…

Iran, Turkey Strengthen Trade Relations Despite US Sanctions
Middle East Monitor | iranian.com | 2018-11-15
Iran is seeking to strengthen bilateral trade relations with Turkey during the US sanctions imposed on Tehran which came into force earlier this month. Mohsen Nariman, the managing director of Aras Free Trade-Industrial Zone, said that 60 per cent of the companies operating in the zone are foreign companies while 30 per cent of them are Turkish […] | The post Iran, Turkey Strengthen Trade Relations Despite US Sanctions appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/15/iran-turkey-stren…

Advocates: Trump Creating Border Crisis by Pitting Troops Against Women & Children Fleeing Violence
Democracy Now! | democracynow.org | 2018-11-14
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis is traveling to McAllen, Texas, today to visit some of the thousands of troops deployed at the U.S.-Mexico border by President Donald Trump. Nearly 6,000 active-duty troops are currently stationed in Texas, California and Arizona, following Trump's escalating attacks against the Central American caravan heading toward the border. Trump has warned that that number could swell to 15,000–more than the U.S. forces in Afghanistan and almost triple the number of troops in Iraq. According to some reports, the border deployments could cost $220 million, despite the fact the Pentagon doe…
www.democracynow.org/2018/11/14/advocate…

Destroying a Country's Standard of Living: What Libya Had Achieved, What has been Destroyed
Prof Michel Chossudovsky | globalresearch.ca | 2018-11-14
A historical reversal in Libya economic and social development has occurred. An entire country has been destroyed, its people driven into abysmal poverty. | The post Destroying a Country's Standard of Living: What Libya Had Achieved, What has been Destroyed appeared first on Global Research.
globalresearch.ca/destroying-a-country-s…

America's Absence in Istanbul: A Sign of Decline, Not Surrender
Consortiumnews | consortiumnews.com | 2018-11-14
Team Trump missed the summit on Syria. In that, Patrick Lawrence sees another sign of Washington's failure to accept its loss of diplomatic primacy. Lost in the Memory Palace: US Leads, But No One Follows By Patrick Lawrence Special to… Read more ?…
consortiumnews.com/2018/11/13/americas-a…

Clapper's Credibility Collapses
Consortiumnews | consortiumnews.com | 2018-11-14
Former DNI James Clapper had his own words read back to him by Ray McGovern, exposing his role in justifying the Iraq invasion based on fraudulent intelligence. Clapper Admits Gross Intelligence Failure on Iraq WMDs But Still Escapes Justice By… Read more ?…
consortiumnews.com/2018/11/14/clappers-c…

Political Crisis In Israel: Defense Minister Resigns, Slams Netanyahu
Zero Hedge | iranian.com | 2018-11-14
"If Lieberman resigns, Netanyahu will dissolve the Knesset" — report senior Israeli government sources following a formal announcement by Lieberman confirming he has quit his post as defense minister. Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman resigned his post after a dramatic escalation in Gaza since Sunday's controversial Israeli special forces assassination raid on a top Hamas commander, sparking a political […] | The post Political Crisis In Israel: Defense Minister Resigns, Slams Netanyahu a…
iranian.com/2018/11/14/political-crisis-…

Turkey Says In Close Cooperation With EU On Iran Sanctions
Tasnim News | iranian.com | 2018-11-14
Turkey is in close cooperation with the United States, the European Union and other parties to reduce the negative impact of Washington's sanctions on its relations with Iran, Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said. Cavusoglu was speaking to a parliamentary committee in Ankara on Wednesday, Reuters reported. The US government imposed a new round of sanctions […] | The post Turkey Says In Close Cooperation With EU On Iran Sanctions appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/turkey-cooperatio…

US Sanctions on Iran Depriving Country's Cancer Patients of Essential Treatment
Whitney Webb | mintpressnews.com | 2018-11-14
Certain especially vulnerable groups, such as Iran's cancer patients, are bearing the brunt of the burden caused by the new U.S.-imposed sanctions, as the cost of the average cancer treatment has now doubled and the supply of crucial medication has dwindled to new, troubling lows. | The post US Sanctions on Iran Depriving Country's Cancer Patients of Essential Treatment appeared first on MintPress News.
mintpressnews.com/us-sanctions-on-iran-d…

The First Female, European Travel Writer To Persia: Lady Mary Leonora Sheil (1825-1869)
Farid Parsa | iranian.com | 2018-11-14
Mary Sheil is the first European, female travel writer who travelled and lived in Persia and left behind a valuable travel journal which later was published in a book. There were many more female travellers to Persia, Ella Sykes, Gertrud Bell, Susan Townley, Elizabeth Ross and others. I selected those that fitted better into the […] | The post The First Female, European Travel Writer To Persia: Lady Mary Leonora Sheil (1825-1869) appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/lady-mary-leonora…

Iran Could Be The Key To Cementing India And Japan Ties
Peter J. Brown | iranian.com | 2018-11-14
Washington granted a sanctions waiver on the Chabahar port in Iran. That could provide an axis as India, Japan and the US try to counter China's Eurasian reach US President Donald Trump has elevated India and Japan to the top of his list of strategic partners in the Indo-Pacific region. At the same time, US […] | The post Iran Could Be The Key To Cementing India And Japan Ties appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/iran-india-japan-…

Qatar May Have Iran Host 2022 World Cup Teams
Tehran Times | iranian.com | 2018-11-14
Qatar is considering offers from other countries to host teams during the 2022 World Cup, but no decision has been taken yet, the head of the organizing committee told AFP on Monday. Iran has recently offered to host teams who will play in tiny Qatar in the World Cup which starts in just over four […] | The post Qatar May Have Iran Host 2022 World Cup Teams appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/iran-host-2022-wo…

Zarif Calls Out Pompeo: Says He Must Take Responsibility For Saying He Wants To Starve Iranians
Tehran Times | iranian.com | 2018-11-14
Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Monday said U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo must take responsibility for his own words by announcing that the U.S. is seeking to starve Iranians through sanctions. The remarks by Zarif came after Pompeo made a sharp attack on Newsweek magazine that published his words to starve the […] | The post Zarif Calls Out Pompeo: Says He Must Take Responsibility For Saying He Wants To Starve Iranians appeared first on The Iranian.
iranian.com/2018/11/14/zarif-calls-out-p…

500,000 Killed by America's Global War on Terror Just Scratches the Surface
Jessica Corbett | theantimedia.com | 2018-11-12
(CD) — The United States' so-called War on Terror has killed about half a million people in Iraq, Afghanistan, and Pakistan, according to a new estimate from the Costs of War Project at Brown University's Watson Institute. "This new body count signals that, far from diminishing, the war is only intensifying," Stephanie Savell, co-director of the project, …

500,000 Killed by America's Global War on Terror Just Scratches the Surface

ShamiWitness: How Bellingcat and Neocons Collaborated with the Most Influential ISIS Propagandist on Twitter
Mark Ames | grayzoneproject.com | 2018-10-29
How some of the best known Syria regime-change hustlers and "experts" helped transform the @ShamiWitness account from a cretinous troll into a… | The post ShamiWitness: How Bellingcat and Neocons Collaborated with the Most Influential ISIS Propagandist on Twitter appeared first on Grayzone Project.
grayzoneproject.com/2018/10/29/shamiwitn…