China’s Soybean Tariffs Won’t Succeed With Their Political Purpose

China retaliated to Trump’s tariffs by imposing its own against the US, one of which concerns soy exports that’s being interpreted as an attack against the President’s base. Practically all observers agree that China’s decision to target the US’ soy…

“Putin…has already gotten a full return”: Buzzenberg’s Russophobia

On July 12, the month after the Singapore summit, Bill Buzzenberg, formerly in public radio management and head of the Center for Public Integrity, a group funded by the varied individuals and foundations like the CIA-linked Ford Foundation, wrote a…

Haiti: Anti-IMF Unrest Or Anarchic Riots?

Riotous unrest broke out in Haiti after the government suddenly declared that it’s dramatically hiking fuel prices in order to comply with an IMF restructuring demand. There was an explosion of violence in the Western Hemisphere’s poorest country immediately after…

AMLO’s Approach To Ending The Cartel Wars Could Inadvertently Backfire

The transitional team of Mexico’s president-elect declared that the populist-nationalist will pursue a so-called “negotiated peace” with the drug cartels when he assumes office in December. This policy is extremely risky because of the chances that it could counterproductively embolden…

China’s Military Interests Along The Silk Road Stretch From Sea To Shining Sea

Leaked Chinese military documents purport that the People’s Liberation Army will seek to expand its presence across the world in order to defend its Silk Road interests. The Japan Times was the first outlet to report on the plans that…

Russia Can Mediate A Grand Bargain On Syria

The prevailing impression is that Russia plays a hugely influential role in the Syrian conflict. But it is equally the case that there are serious limits to what Russia can do and/or is willing to do to influence the future…

What Does The Battle Of Deraa Symbolise?

The Western powers present the battle of Deraa as a symbol of the failure of the combat they were supporting. This is absolutely exact, but not in the way they mean. Let’s return to the events which triggered the hostilities.…

Iran’s Reaction To The OPEC+ Output Deal Reeks Of Desperation

Iran had a fiery reaction to the OPEC+ output agreement between Russia and Saudi Arabia. The country’s First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri ominously warned that “Anyone trying to take away Iran’s oil market (share) would be committing great treachery against Iran…

The Papua Attacks Prove That Insurgency Is Still Alive In Indonesia

There was a sudden outbreak of violence last week in the Indonesian Province of Papua. Local elections were marred by two separate incidents of violence when armed individuals attacked state security representatives in remote parts of the island’s interior, raising…

Tribute To Robert Parry Investigative Journalist And Patriot

Robert (Bob) Parry was born in 1949 and died suddenly from pancreatic cancer in January 2018. An enthusiastic tribute to him and his work was recently held in Berkeley California. A video of the event is online here. Although Robert…

Erdogan’s Doing Something Right If The Saudis Are Crying About Him To Israel

Several Arab states reportedly warned Israel about Turkish influence in Jerusalem. The Israeli information outlet Haaretz published an article over the weekend claiming that Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and the Palestinian Authority all shared their worries with Tel Aviv about Turkey’s…

Nicaragua’s 10-Military Training Deal Is Really A Pro-US Sell-Out

Nicaragua passing a law that allows 10 different armed forces to train on its territory. President Ortega’s decree grants “servicemen, aircraft, and vessels from Russia, the United States, Cuba, Mexico, Venezuela, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, the Dominican Republic and Taiwan the…

Don’t Laugh: Salvini’s LoL Is The Greatest Threat To EuroLiberalism

Matteo Salvini proposed the creation of a “league of Leagues” in Europe to combat illegal migration. The Italian Interior Minister and proud populist declared at a party gathering that “I think of a league of Leagues in Europe, which unites all the free…

Moldova’s “Deep State” Is Exploiting The UN To Undermine Peace In Transnistria

The UN General Assembly recently demanded the withdrawal of Russian peacekeepers from Transnistria. The non-legally binding decree was passed with a simple majority and intended to send a political message to both Russia and Moldovan President Dodon. The first-mentioned has…

What Donald Trump Is Preparing?

After having observed Donald Trump’s historical references (the constitutional compromise of 1789, the examples of Andrew Jackson and Richard Nixon) and the way in which his partisans perceive his politics, Thierry Meyssan here analyses his anti-imperialist actions. The US President…

Kilimanjaro Capital & The Cameroonian Crisis

A Canadian company is reportedly involved in fueling the Cameroonian Crisis. The online information outlet “Business In Cameroon” published the findings of their extensive investigation alleging that a shadowy resource consultancy firm by the name of “Kilimanjaro Capital” is bankrolling…

Australia Is Attempting To “Contain” China

Australia is attempting to tighten its vise-grip of control over the South Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. The tiny nation has sought to strategically liberate itself in recent years by realigning closer to China as a means of “balancing” out…

The Subsequent US President Will Save Europe From Russia’s Secret Plot

On the eve of his go to to Austria, President Vladimir Putin told the press: Russia has not the least intention of sowing dissent throughout the European Union. Quite the opposite, it’s in Moscow’s pursuits that the EU, its largest…