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US Scholar: Bolton a ‘Terrorist-Minded’ Person Trying ‘to Get US Into Wars’

  • US Scholar: Bolton a ‘Terrorist-Minded’ Person Trying ‘to Get US Into Wars’
    by https://sputniknews.com/
    Radio Sputnik discussed the current situation in Syria and US military operations abroad with Wayne Madsen, a US journalist specializing in international affairs, following reports that two F-15 jets belonging to Israeli Air Force carried out a strike on Syria’s T-4 air base.

    Sputnik: What can you say about what has happened in Syria now?
    Wayne Madsen: 
    Well, I would point to the fact that John Bolton, the only unconfirmed US ambassador to the UN who ever served at the United Nations, is now moving into the national security advisor’s office in the White House, and I think we can see more of this. We know that Bolton works very closely, as he did when he was at the UN, with the Israelis. Certainly, it seems like Israel may have been responsible for the attack on the airbase. We also know that Bolton specializes in putting out disinformation. He was one of the people who said that Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction. Even faced with facts today that Saddam didn’t, he still maintains that he did. Against, you know, all other facts, Bolton, who is now going to be the national security advisor, believes in this nonsense of Saddam Hussein having WMDs.


    So, we are going to see him do the same thing to the Assad government in Syria, it’s already begun. We are going to see the same footage and over again of these children, who were supposedly gassed with chlorine barrel bombs, get ready for the barrel bombs thing again, the kids. This is Bolton’s modus operandi, he wants to get the US into wars in many places, and, unfortunately, Donald Trump is using this war maniac, Bolton is now his top advisor on national security policy.

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April 19, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘I Give You 24 Hours to Resign’: 1st OPCW Chief on How John Bolton Bullied Him Before Iraq War

  • ‘I Give You 24 Hours to Resign’: 1st OPCW Chief on How John Bolton Bullied Him Before Iraq War
    by https://www.rt.com/
    The first OPCW chief, who tried to bring Iraq and Libya into the organization, told RT how US foreign policy hawk John Bolton threatened him over his refusal to resign prior to the 2003 Iraq War.

    Jose Bustani, the first director-general of the global chemical weapons watchdog Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW), sat down with RT and revealed how John Bolton, a Bush-era official and now Donald Trump’s pick for National Security Adviser, bulldozed the way for the 2003 Iraq invasion.

    Bustani, a Brazilian diplomat, led the organization from 1997 until 2002, when he was ousted after falling out of favor with the US. At the time, he was trying to convince Iraq and Libya to join the organization, meaning that the two countries would have been obliged to dispose of all chemical weapons if they had any.

    He said that according to reliable intelligence he had as director-general, “it was obvious that during the first Iraq War everything had been destroyed [by Iraq],” and there was “nothing left for Iraq to be accused of possessing chemical weapons.”

    In 2001, OPCW inspectors examined Iraqi facilities, and it was “a successful operation,” after which Bustani’s informal dialogue with the Iraqis and Libyans about joining the organization made a breakthrough, he recalled.

    But diplomatic efforts and peacemaking did not sit well with Washington, because “they had plans already to take some action – military action – against Iraq,” Bustani claims. Shortly afterwards, the Bush administration began to aggressively lobby for his removal, and it became “a tragic story” for him, he said.

    “I got a phone call from John Bolton – it was first time I had contact with him – and he said he had instructions to tell me that I have to resign from the organization, and I asked him why,”
     Bustani told RT. “He said that [my] management style was not agreeable to Washington.”

    He resolutely refused to resign, only to see Bolton again at OPCW headquarters in The Hague several weeks after the phone conversation. “He came to my office and said: ‘You have to resign and I give you 24 hours, this is what we want. You have to leave, you have to resign from your organization, director-general.'”

    Bustani said he “owed nothing” to the US, pointing out that he was appointed by all OPCW member states. Striking a more sinister tone, Bolton said: “OK, so there will be retaliation. Prepare to accept the consequences. We know where your kids are.”

    According to Bustani, two of his children were in New York at the time, and his daughter was in London. He told Bolton: “My family is aware of what’s going on, so [they’re] prepared to face consequences.” The reply shocked Bolton, who then left the office.


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April 10, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Remember When Trump Was Anti-Iraq War? Bolton Hire Just Tip of Iceberg in Policy U-Turn

  • Has Trump sold out to the Illuminist MIC? Base on the appointment of Bolton, I would say: LIKELY.
  • Remember When Trump Was Anti-Iraq War? Bolton Hire Just Tip of Iceberg in Policy U-Turn
    by https://www.rt.com/
    Despite being elected on an anti-interventionist program, Donald Trump has now surrounded himself with foreign policy hawks and Iraq war apologists. The new National Security Adviser, John Bolton, is just one of the wild bunch.

    Back in his pre-election days Trump was a vocal critic of American military adventurism. Notably in 2013, he outright said on Twitter “All former Bush administration officials should have zero standing on Syria. Iraq was a waste of blood & treasure.”

    Fast forward to 2018, and Trump is picking the likes of John Bolton – an Iraq war apologist and an advocate for starting more wars of the kind – to his team of advisers. While Bolton is known as extremely hawkish even by neocon standards, he is not the sole example in the cabinet. Both Trump’s security and foreign policy teams are now full of people who backed the Iraq disaster and are now in favor of military action against Iran and North Korea.

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March 26, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

‘Strong Possibility of Regime Change’ Under Bolton – Former US Diplomat

  • John Bolton is, of course,a super warmongering NeoCon.
  • RT America Published on Mar 22, 2018
    President Donald Trump is slated to replace HR McMaster as national security adviser with John Bolton. Bolton is known for his hawkish positions on Iraq, Iran, Syria, and North Korea. RT America’s Ed Schultz speaks with former US diplomat Jim Jatras for more.

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March 24, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Iraq Invasion a ‘Bloody Greek Theater’: WMDs Or Not, US Wanted Regime Change: Ex-Pentagon Official

http://www.globalresearch.ca/iraq-a-war-of-aggression-no-wmds-no-connection-to-al-qaeda/5327548

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  • Iraq Invasion a ‘Bloody Greek Theater’: WMDs Or Not, US Wanted Regime Change: Ex-Pentagon Official
    by https://www.rt.com/
    Recent actions by the United States in the Middle East suggest it hasn’t learned anything from its monumental debacle 15 years ago by invading Iraq, under a preemptive policy of regime change.

    The strategy, led by the neocons in the Pentagon, was to throw out then-Iraqi President Saddam Hussein, replace him with a government favorable to the US, and then proceed to regime change in Syria, Iran, and Libya, due to their close ties to Hussein.

    Given the pro-Israeli neocons running the Pentagon at the time, such as then-Deputy Secretary Paul Wolfowitz, and his undersecretary of defense, Doug Feith, their strategy had the effect of having the Pentagon become an instrument of carrying out the foreign policy of Israel, which regarded these Middle East countries as a threat to its survival.

    Even prior to becoming the deputy secretary of defense, Wolfowitz had designs of taking out Hussein. He sought to develop a basis for invasion, based initially on Iraq’s support for terrorism and later possession of weapons of mass destruction, or WMD.

    There was a time constraint – the United Nations was about to lift years of sanctions that had been imposed on Iraq following Desert Shield/Desert Storm, actions the US and its allies took to kick Iraq out of Kuwait.

    In the spirit of transparency, I was director of Technology Security Operations in the Office of the Secretary of Defense during this period. Despite having WMD inspectors in and out of Iraq for a decade, however, my office at the time, which monitored technology to Iraqi research and development facilities over the years, had determined that there was no evidence of operational WMD left in Iraq.

    However, that didn’t stop the Central Intelligence Agency, then led by George Tenet, to publish in October 2002 a National Intelligence Estimate that Iraq indeed had WMD. Then in December 2002, Tenet briefed President George Bush, saying that the evidence was a “slam dunk.”

    The CIA’s own determination is interesting, since there has been a mantra for years that the Pentagon cherry-picked intelligence to come up with the Iraqi WMD scenario. It was Tenet who sat directly behind then-Secretary of State Colin Powell at the United Nations when he sought to make the case for Hussein’s removal. The spotty information was gleaned from intercepts which Tenet’s analysts pieced together but was, at best, incomplete and often misleading.

    Even though the US went ahead with its invasion in March 2003, it didn’t need to happen. Three months prior to the US invasion of Iraq, the Syrians had approached a Lebanese-American in Beirut, Dr. Imad Hage, who was a friend of mine, seeking to open a back channel with Pentagon policymakers in the Office of the Secretary of Defense where I worked. At the time, I was reporting directly to Feith and to a special assistant to Wolfowitz.

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  • Published on Jan 21, 2014
    On Morning Joe, Carl Bernstein says that because he’s Jewish, he could be permitted to reveal on national television that “Jewish” neo-cons were responsible for persuading President George W. Bush into starting an “insane” war against Iraq.

  • “The war in Iraq was conceived by 25 neoconservatives, most of them Jewish, who are pushing President Bush to change the course of history.”
    – Ari Shavit Ha’aretz News Service (Israel) April 5, 2003

    “A new generation has its hands on the tiller of power…Jewish neocons have emerged as the Pentagon’s Paladins…Most striking is how unmentionable this is in the liberal press…These well-placed hawks are Jewish-Americans and it is their hardcore Zionism that is shaping American foreign policy. Zionism is fast becoming a poisoned chalice…There is real madness here, but who will stop it?”
    Ann Pettifer Common Sense December 18, 2002 
http://edition.cnn.com/2008/POLITICS/01/23/bush.iraq/

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http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,463779,00.html

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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/man-whose-wmd-lies-led-to-100000-deaths-confesses-all-7606236.html

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http://www.counterpunch.org/2003/02/15/colin-powell-and-the-great-quot-intelligence-fraud-quot/

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http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jonathan-schwarz/colin-powell-wmd-iraq-war_b_2624620.html

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https://socioecohistory.wordpress.com/2010/09/04/hexagram-star-of-david-or-star-of-lucifer/

Revelation 2:9 – …. and I know the blasphemy of those who say they are Jews and are not, but are a synagogue of Satan.

http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/.premium-1.641334

Jews do run America! Don’t take my word for it. Read what they say themselves. The Protocols of the Elders of Zion is Satanic ie. of the Synagogue of Satan. Click on image for article.

http://mycatbirdseat.com/2014/03/51005-crisis-in-ukraine-fomented-by-the-neo-con-kagan-family/

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March 21, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

15 Years in Iraq: ‘Enough is Enough’ – Ron Paul on NATO’s Mission

  • US-Pentagram: “But Dr Paul, you are completely wrong. We are totally successful in Iraq. See how the war is continuing. Without wars how will the Pentagram survive? We cannot have peace until the Anti-Christ, ahem, I mean the ‘messiah’ comes.”
  • RT Published on Mar 7, 2018
    The head of NATO says the alliance’s troops will stay in Iraq so long as that’s OK with the Iraqi government. Former US Congressman Ron Paul thinks it’s time for the alliance to pull out its forces.
  • Iraq DID NOT attack America, DID NOT threaten American interests. Iraq had nothing to do with 9/11. Why did America invade Iraq – Operation Iraqi Liberation. It is an illegal war of aggression.

http://www.time.com/time/world/article/0,8599,463779,00.html

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http://articles.cnn.com/2004-01-10/politics/oneill.bush_1_roomful-of-deaf-people-education-of-paul-o-neill-national-security-council-meeting?_s=PM:ALLPOLITICS

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http://rt.com/usa/213743-bush-misled-americans-iraq-war/

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http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/nov/30/blair-and-bush-went-to-war-in-iraq-despite-south-africas-wmd-assurances

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http://www.globalresearch.ca/iraq-a-war-of-aggression-no-wmds-no-connection-to-al-qaeda/5327548

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http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/politics/man-whose-wmd-lies-led-to-100000-deaths-confesses-all-7606236.html

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March 8, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

How the US Establishment Lies Through Its Teeth, for War Against Russia

  • How the US Establishment Lies Through Its Teeth, for War Against Russia
    by ERIC ZUESSE, https://www.strategic-culture.org/
    The same people, Republicans and Democrats, who lied through their teeth for an invasion of Iraq in 2003, are doing it again for an invasion of Russia, sometime soon, so as to ‘defend’ ‘democracy’. The US has by now swallowed up virtually all lands surrounding Russia, at least in Europe, the latest being Ukraine, and is placing its missiles now on and near Russia’s borders, which is to Russians like would be to Americans if Russia had swallowed up Canada and were placing its missiles there. But the lying holier-than-thou US Establishment accuses Russia of being ‘aggressive’ when Russia holds war-games on and near its borders in order to prepare for a US-NATO invasion, which actually looks increasingly likely to them every day — and not because of ‘Russian propaganda’, but because of the US Government’s actions.

    Hillary Clinton clearly hated Russians and wanted to start a war against Russia by establishing a no-fly zone in Russia’s ally Syria (which Russia defends while the US invades and occupies Syria) so as to shoot down Russia’s planes there, and then, when Russia shoots down US planes in retaliation, America would have its pretext for invading Russia itself ‘so as to defend democracy against Russian aggression’ — but instead, Donald Trump became elected, and he has now turned out to be almost as much of a neoconservative as she was. This displays how extreme the grip is that the neocons, the Establishment and its many minions who dominate both of the two Parties and the press, now have.

    An example of the Establishment’s holier-than-thou lies, is an article that appeared on February 22nd at the magazine, The National Interest, whose article-title is itself a marvelous deception, “Averting the US-Russia Warpath” (while the subliminal message there is: reasons why we’ll probably have to invade Russia), and whose authors are three ‘defense’ hawks, including James Northey Miller, of Harvard. He had been an Under Secretary of Defense during the Administration of the merely moderately neoconservative President Barack Obama — the President who in 2014 grabbed Ukraine, and who used Al Qaeda in Syria to lead ’the rebels’ there in order to try to grab Syria. (Ukraine had been friendly toward Russia and is now rabid against Russia; and Syria was and is allied with Russia; so, both of these two lands were American grabs, and the neocon Trump continues both.) Anyone who trusts the US Government to represent in international affairs the interests of America’s public, instead of the interests of America’s billionaires, has been deceived by the Establishment’s (the billionaires’ and their agents’) virtually all-pervasive propaganda in America, and therefore needs a lot of re-learning about US history before understanding anything about US foreign policies. There is very good and sound reason why around the world the United States is considered, by far, to be “the biggest threat to peace” — because it is. (The Peter Kuznick book and Oliver Stone documentary Untold History of the United States, are the best cleaner-away of ‘historical’ lies about US history from 1912 to 2012 that I know of — and the seeing or reading of that, will expose to anyone the mockery of historical truth which is represented in articles such as “Averting the US-Russia Warpath.”)

    This ordinary, and profoundly deceptive, article starts:

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March 6, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

This is Not a Movie, This is Fake: Syria War Photos Go Viral, But They Are NOT from Syria

  • RT Published on Feb 28, 2018
    A US-based activist’s post, ostensibly meant to “raise awareness” about Syrian civilians, turned out to be a complete fabrication. Twitterati found the photos he used were actually from Gaza and Mosul.

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March 1, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

US Military Strategy: We’ll Bomb the Hell Out of the Place & Won’t Take Responsibility – Analyst

  • RT Published on Feb 12, 2018
    Mosul was liberated by the US-led coalition and Iraqi forces back in July, after months of fierce fighting and airstrikes. Some 40,000 homes need to be rebuilt there or repaired, according to the UN. The US says it has no plans to contribute money.
http://www.ratical.org/ratville/CAH/warisaracket.html

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US ‘defence’ (war really) budget.

http://crooksandliars.com/2015/06/report-reveals-85-trillion-missing

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http://www.wnd.com/2016/08/6-5-trillion-missing-from-defense-department/

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February 13, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on US Military Strategy: We’ll Bomb the Hell Out of the Place & Won’t Take Responsibility – Analyst

US Transferred ISIS-ISIL Members to Afghanistan by Helicopter: Russia

  • PressTV Published on Feb 8, 2018
    A high-ranking Russian official has accused the U-S military of allowing Daesh terrorists – who have been defeated in Syria and Iraq – to infiltrate Afghanistan. The Russian envoy for Afghanistan says various witness accounts indicate that the terrorists are often transferred to Afghanistan by helicopters. Zamir Kabulov added that because the U-S and NATO fully control the skies over Afghanistan, there is every reason to believe they have a hand in the transfer, or at least refuse to confront such flights. In 2001, the US and its allies invaded Afghanistan under the pretext of ‘war on terror’. Some 17 years on, terrorism is still growing in Afghanistan. The Daesh terrorist group has recently established a foothold in eastern and northern Afghanistan and stepped up its attacks against civilian targets across the country.
http://ibankcoin.com/flyblog/2017/07/24/tulsi-gabbard-us-addicted-regime-change-cia-funded-armed-al-qaeda-syria/

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http://theantimedia.org/rand-paul-gabbard-arming-terrorists/

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  • Did Syria attack America or threaten American interests? Clearly NO! So why is America supporting terrorists to overthrow Assad? The people behind this are Illuminist-Satanists.
http://theantimedia.org/tulsi-gabbard-plan-refugee-crisis/

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https://socioecohistory.wordpress.com/2013/06/06/trevor-aaronson-inside-the-fbis-manufactured-war-on-terror/

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http://theantimedia.org/congresswoman-us-funds-isis-syria/

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https://twitter.com/DrJillStein/status/813213099427827712

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http://theantimedia.org/congresswoman-us-arming-isis/

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“For years we have been supplying anti-tank missiles and all sorts of weapons to the terrorists, to Al Nusra, sometimes to ISIS.. the entire array … Jaysh al-Islam …”
– Quote Senator Richard Black from 1:01 onwards

https://www.rt.com/usa/316558-us-training-jihadists-dick-black/

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https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/07/30/isis-j30.html

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http://www.foreignpolicyjournal.com/2014/01/10/the-historical-us-support-for-al-qaeda/

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February 10, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on US Transferred ISIS-ISIL Members to Afghanistan by Helicopter: Russia

Iraqis Accuse US-Led Coalition Air Strike of Killing Civilians

  • RT Published on Jan 31, 2018
    In north-western Iraq, locals are livid – after a US-led coalition air strike reportedly hit civilians and local police, instead of terrorists. The incident took place on Saturday. Reports suggest at least eight people were killed and 20 injured. Here’s what eyewitnesses had to say.

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February 1, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , | Comments Off on Iraqis Accuse US-Led Coalition Air Strike of Killing Civilians

Airforce GPS Blackout In The Western Part Of The US, Prelude To Something Bigger?

  • X22Report Published on Jan 28, 2018
    “LaVoy” Finicum’s widow is not suing the FBI and Oregon police for killing her husband during the Bundy Ranch setup.The police have opened an investigation of the couple that was found hanging in their home, private investigators showed that there were multiple people involved in murder. Iraq will be involved in the Syrian peace talks. The US coalition bombs Iraq troops after the arrested an ISIS leader. The US now reports they will not support Kurds and will not supply weapons. Many of the weapons used by ISIS comes from the coalition forces. The Air-force is going to blackout the GPS signal in the western part of the US, is this in preparation for something bigger.
  • USAF Begins Massive GPS Blackouts In The Western US During Largest Ever Air War Drill
    by Tyler Durden, https://www.zerohedge.com/
    The United States Air Force is launching its largest-ever three-week premier set of air war drills, called Red Flag 18-1, starting on Friday and will conclude February 16, said the 99th Air Base Wing Public Affairs.


    On January 26, the air war drill, known as Red Flag, officially kicked off at Nellis Air Force Base, 20-miles outside of Las Vegas. Base officials have warned residents of increased military aircraft activity due to aircraft departing from Nellis Air Force Base twice-a-day to conduct war drills on the Nevada Test and Training Range.

    “We’re trying a few new and different things with Red Flag 18-1,” said Col Michael Mathes, 414th Combat Training Squadron commander. “It’s the largest Red Flag ever with the largest number of participants, highlighting the balance of training efficiency with mission effectiveness.”

    The drill involves a variety of attack, fighter and bomber aircraft as well as participants from the U.S. Air Force, U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, and Marine Corps. Foreign participants include Royal Australian Air Force and the Royal Air Force. A video from the 2015 Red Flag drill is shown below.

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January 30, 2018 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Airforce GPS Blackout In The Western Part Of The US, Prelude To Something Bigger?

Deep State Still Supporting ISIS In Syria

  • The Alex Jones Channel Published on Dec 29, 2017
    Paul Joseph Watson explain how the Deep State is supporting and supplying ISIS with the tools and finance they need to continue their takeover of the middle east and beyond.
http://www.amazon.com/Devils-Game-Unleash-Fundamentalist-American/dp/0805081372

Who is behind Muslim Fundamentalism & Terrorism? Western Illuminist governments and their intelligence agencies! It is deliberate and not a miscalculation as Dreyfuss asserts! They are still owned by the western Illuminati.

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Secret-Affairs-Britains-Collusion-Radical/dp/1846687640#_

In this ground-breaking book, Mark Curtis reveals the covert history of British collusion with radical Islamic and terrorist groups. Secret Affairs shows how governments since the 1940s have connived with militant forces to control oil resources and overthrow governments. The story of how Britain has helped nurture the rise of global terrorism has never been told.

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December 30, 2017 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Deep State Still Supporting ISIS In Syria

ISIS Tried to Fuel Hostility Between Faiths – Iraqi Anti-Terrorism Chief

  • RT Published on Dec 26, 2017
    RT spoke about the liberation of Mosul with the head of an Iraqi anti-terror unit, General Talib Shaghati al-Kenani. He told us that ISIS had tried to fuel hostility between faiths, but people were able to unite to save the country.
https://www.wsws.org/en/articles/2014/07/30/isis-j30.html

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December 27, 2017 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , | Comments Off on ISIS Tried to Fuel Hostility Between Faiths – Iraqi Anti-Terrorism Chief

Now the Truth Emerges: How the US Fuelled the Rise of ISIS in Syria and Iraq

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/jun/03/us-isis-syria-iraq

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https://twitter.com/DrJillStein/status/813213099427827712

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http://newsvoice.se/2015/05/27/swedish-politician-us-is-the-cause-of-refugees-from-the-middle-east/

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http://www.globalresearch.ca/going-after-the-islamic-state/5401439

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December 8, 2017 Posted by | GeoPolitics | , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Now the Truth Emerges: How the US Fuelled the Rise of ISIS in Syria and Iraq