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How to Protect Yourself From CIA Spying

You have probably heard about the Central Intelligence Agency’s hacking attempts thanks to the WikiLeaks publication. In it, there were details about …

Syria war: Russia announces Aleppo humanitarian pause

<b>Russia has announced a "humanitarian pause" in its bombing of the Syrian city of Aleppo.</b><p>Moscow said it would halt operations in Aleppo on Thursday for an eight-hour span between 08:00 (05:00 GMT) and 16:00.<p>The Russian defence ministry said the pause was agreed so that civilians and rebels could …

US agrees to share cost of American military presence in Australia's Northern Territory

US Marines will double in number from 1,250 by 2020 in critical part of Barack Obama’s strategic ‘pivot’ towards Asia<p>Australia and the United States have agreed to share the cost of the US military’s presence in Australia’s tropical north, a critical part of President Barack Obama’s “pivot” towards …

REVEALED: Russia Contacted US Twice to Stop Coalition's Massacre of Syrian Army Troops

<b>On Saturday Sept 17, 2016, some of the world witnessed an egregious event which has nudged the world closer to a dangerous World War. That morning,</b> …

Pé na praia: Sobre a Coca-Cola e o Lula

Na coluna desta semana, o jornalista Thomas Fischermann fala de choques culturais, da nova classe média brasileira e de um encontro com Lula - e com …

There Will Be No Second American Revolution: The Futility Of An Armed Revolt

"A standing military force, with an overgrown Executive will not long be safe companions to liberty."--James Madison<p>America is a ticking time bomb.<p>All that remains to be seen is who--or what--will set fire to the fuse.<p>We are poised at what seems to be the pinnacle of a manufactured breakdown, with …

Domestic Violence

Putin using Syrian civil war as testing ground for new weapons

Russia has been using the Syrian civil war to test some of its new weapons, as the West accuses Russian President Vladimir Putin of indiscriminate …

'Where is the foreign journalist?': Reporting from the front lines of Syria's civil war

<b>(CNN) —</b> Getting into Syria is not easy. Journalists used to be able to show their passport to the Turkish customs official at the Syrian border and cross officially, with little trouble. Not anymore.<p>The two Turkish border posts in the region of Aleppo have been closed to human traffic -- in both …

War

Turkey slapped with Russian sanctions over jet downing

President Vladimir Putin ordered a series of economic sanctions against Turkey after a Russian fighter jet was shot down by Turkish forces and its pilot killed last week, as tensions over the war in Syria continue to escalate.<p>A decree published on the Kremlin's website on Saturday came hours after …