The Real Reason the US Can’t Separate Moderates from Al Qaeda in Syria

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Tony Cartalucci (NEO) : The US has attempted to direct attention away from the fact supposed “moderate rebels” it has been supporting are now openly aligned to designated foreign terrorist organizations including Al Qaeda, Jabhat Al Nusra, and the self-proclaimed “Islamic State” (ISIS) by focusing instead on the alleged “humanitarian crisis” More...

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FARC-EP front commander Pastor Alape. Phot courtesy Pulzo.
By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, October 5th, 2016
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Colombia’s “Peace Process” about to turn into Oslo-Accords-Like Farce

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Colombia’s “peace process” is at risk as President Juan Manuel Santos declared an end to the State’s side of the bilateral ceasefire with the FARC-EP and the FARC More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, September 11th, 2016
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The World after 9/11

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The shock, the sorrow and the outpouring of sympathy and solidarity with the United States has subsided but the void remains as it swallows unanswered questions, asked by those who advocate More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Friday, September 9th, 2016
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Israel Starts Home Demolitions in Syrian Golan, Plans Annexation

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Israel has for the first time used the illegal home demolition policy it uses in Palestine in the Israeli-occupied Syrian Golan Heights. Tel Aviv declared that Israel and the Golan are More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
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Turkish Gov Advisor Pressures Belgian Journalist at Zaman to Provide Subscriber Names

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : A Belgian journalist working at the Belgian office of Turkey’s Zaman newspaper said he was approached by an advisor to the Turkish AKP government and pressured to provide a list More...

President Maduro (middle) with Vicepresident Arreaza (left of Maduro) and Minister of Defense Padrino Lopez (right to Maduro) during the presidential act with the FANB in 2015 (VTV)
By Christof Lehmann On Saturday, September 3rd, 2016
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Venezuela’s President Considers Stripping Politicians Of Their Immunity

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Venezuela’s embattled President Nicolas Maduro said he considers stripping all politicians of their immunity to permit prosecution of alleged coup-plotters. The announcement comes More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
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Impotent Arab League “Condemns” Israel’s Shelling of Gaza

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Arab League, on Tuesday, condemned the recent shelling of Palestine’s Gaza Strip, damage to Palestinian property and Israel’s arrogance. However, gone are the days where More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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Former Gitmo Guard Meets Former Inmate Mozzam Begg – The Background Story

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Mozzam Begg, a British – Pakistani citizen who was detained at the U.S. prison in Guantanamo Bay, met one of his guards, Albert Melise, in London. A closer look at the “chance More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Wednesday, August 10th, 2016
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Turkey’s Constitutional Court Removes Minimun Legal Age Clause: More Child Brides Coming

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : Turkey’s Constitutional Court annulled legislation that prohibits all sexual acts with minors under the age of 15 as sexual abuse. The Court’s ruling caused outrage among rights More...

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By Christof Lehmann On Monday, August 8th, 2016
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Israel Launched Anti BDS Task Force to Crush Any Boycott

Christof Lehmann (nsnbc) : The Israeli government formed a ministerial task force to track down any foreigners in Israel who are engaged in activities linked to the international Boycott Divestment Sanctions (BDS) More...