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Saturday, December 16, 2017

US Maritime Blockade against Pyongyang is a Declaration of War

"The maritime blockade by the United States against North Korea is an absolutely unacceptable violation of state sovereignty and a Declaration of War. Pyongyang will...

Iraq Celebrates Victory over ISIS with Military Parade

Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi has announced the final victory over ISIS on December 9, 2017 following a years-long operation against the terrorist organization....

IOC bans Russia from 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang

The International Olympic Committee ruled that the Russian Olympic Committee would be suspended from competition, meaning Russia will not be represented at the upcoming...

US Economic Growth leads to growing Homelessness

Paradoxically, growing homelessness has followed rapid economic growth, as landlords raise rents, forcing many to move onto the street. In other words inequality leads to growing US...

The Forgotten War in Congo

For the second year in a row, the violence in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been the epicenter of the worst conflict displacement...

Jerusalem is the Capital of Israel

US President Donald Trump called Jerusalem the capital of Israel on Wednesday and began the process moving his country's embassy to the city. The move sparked global condemnation from...

Russia Deploys a Second S-400 Air Defense Battery in Crimea

The Russian news agency TASS is reporting that Russia will soon deploy a second S-400 air defense battery to Crimea. The missiles are currently in pre-deployment...

Germany skeptical about alternative SPD/CDU Coalition

Germany's SPD wants to form a minority coalition with CDU to avoid a political crisis. The chairman of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) in...

Argentina and Naval Experts are Examining Two Areas to Determine Location of Missing Submarine

The search for the missing Argentine submarine San Juan was complicated by bad weather conditions, but experts are now examining two areas at "a depth of 700...

Israel fires Missiles @ Jamriya 3 miles Northwest of the Syrian Capital of Damascus

According to Syrian TV broadcasters, Israel has yet again targeted a military facility in Syria with a fresh round of missile attacks, just days before,...

Yemeni president Saleh murdered, as Penalty for Treason is Never a Light One

Saudi Arabia / Yemen, Sanaa : A source in the Yemeni Army has confirmed with Sputnik the former president’s death. Earlier in the day, a...

Venezuela will Launch Petro-based Crypto Currency to avoid US Sanctions

“Venezuela is announcing the creation of its own cryptocurrency. It will be called The Petro. It will allow us to innovate towards new forms...

UN Votes against Israel denying its Sovereignty over Jerusalem

The United Nations General Assembly in New York passed six resolutions on Thursday affirming Palestinian rights and condemning Israeli violations of international law. The UN passed...

France protests against slavery in Libya

Protesters rallied against the sale of refugees as slaves in Libya. People held banners reading "stop slavery in Libya in the 21st century," and marched...