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Ukraine forces step up attacks in east: Lavrov-Video

June 22nd, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/21/367986/ukraine-forces-step-up-attack-in-east/

Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov: so-called counter-terrorist military operation intensified in parallel with advancement of peace plan is cause for much alarm and concern. Said Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko’s peace plan failed to include key element of peace; negotiations.

Russia backs Ukraine’s ceasefire plan-Video

June 22nd, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/21/368030/russia-backs-ukraines-ceasefire-plan/

Russia partially backed Ukraine’s ceasefire plan, warns it should not be used as deadline against protesters in east Ukraine. Calls on opposing sides to halt military activities, sit down at negotiating table," concerns about Ukraine forces' military operations while ceasefire in place.

Canada imposes fresh sanctions against Russia-Video

June 22nd, 2014
Categories: News, World, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/22/368047/canada-imposes-new-sanctions-on-russia/

Canada announced economic sanctions and travel bans for Russian officials over the crisis in eastern Ukraine. Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper: “Russia’s illegal occupation of Crimean peninsula in Ukraine and provocative military activity remains serious concern to international community.”

Poroshenko warns of ‘detailed Plan B’ if Ukraine ceasefire fails

June 22nd, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/167584-ukraine-poroshenko-plan-b-ceasefire/

“Peaceful scenario – it is our plan A,” Poroshenko said in a statement on his website. “But those who expect to use the peace talks only to gain time to regroup, should know that we have a detailed plan B. I am not going to talk about it now, because I believe that our peace plan will work.”

Lee Harvey Oswald Quietly Added To CIA Memorial Wall

June 22nd, 2014
Categories: News, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.duffelblog.com/2013/11/lee-harvey-oswald-quietly-added-cia-memorial-wall/#!2rjnc

Startled employees of the Central Intelligence Agency discovered this morning that Lee Harvey Oswald had been quietly added to the memorial wall at CIA Headquarters. Oswald is widely believed to have assassinated U.S. President John F. Kennedy, CIA refused to comment or elaborate.

Australia offers asylum-seekers $10,000 to return home

June 21st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Politics

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/06/21/australia-offers-asylum-seekers-10000-to-return-home/

Australia offering asylum-seekers in immigration camps up to $10,000 (US$9,400) if they voluntarily return to their home country, prompts outrage from refugee campaigners. Those returning to Lebanon offered most: $10,000. Iranians,Sudanese: $7,000 Afghans $4,000 Pakistan, Nepal,Myanmar $3,300.

Thai junta taking control of economy

June 21st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Economic, Politics, Police State

Link: http://stratrisks.com/geostrat/19974

The Thai military is rapidly taking control of Southeast Asia’s second largest economy with an overhaul of state enterprises, a suspension or cancellation of some of the previous government’s infrastructure projects and efforts to build bridges with foreign investors.

Presbyterian Church votes to divest in protest of Israeli policies

June 21st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/usa/167448-presbyterian-church-divestment-vote-israel/

The Presbyterian Church has narrowly voted to move forward with divestment in various companies in protest of Israeli policies toward Palestinians. The group has become most prominent in US to endorse some form of divestment, opted to sell its stock in Caterpillar, Hewlett-Packard and Motorola Solutions.

Moscow condemns Ukraine attack on Russia checkpoint

June 20th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/21/367892/russia-denounces-ukraines-border-attack/

Russia has condemned the Ukrainian army’s attack on a border checkpoint in the southwestern Rostov region and demanded Kiev authorities provide explanationcalled on its officials to launch a prompt investigation into the incident that “broke the basic norms and principles of international law."

Senators Propose Massive Gasoline Tax Increase

June 19th, 2014
Categories: Economic, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com/2014/06/senators-propose-massive-gasoline-tax.html

Sens. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) and Bob Corker (R-Tenn.) on Wednesday unveiled Senate proposal to raise the gasoline tax 12 cents a gallon over the next two years. The federal gas tax currently 18.4 cents a gallon since 1993. The proposed increase would see the tax jump by 65%.

Ukraine's new president to sign EU pact-Video

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Economic, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/19/367723/ukrainian-president-to-sign-eu-deal/

Ukraine’s new president says he will sign economic portion of association pact with the European Union next week, political part of the agreement was signed by interim Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk. One condition set by EU economic deal is Kiev lift import barriers.

MP readies ban on US consulting for Russian state companies

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/politics/167020-russia-us-consulting-bill/

A ruling party MP is preparing a bill banning state-owned companies from using the services of US consulting firms and their subsidiaries. The sponsor claims it would protect the Russian economy from direct foreign influence and hidden manipulation.

DRAMATIC: Ukraine army and self-defense militia exchange bodies (VIDEO)

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/news/167040-ukraine-exchange-bodies-ceasefire/

In an unprecedented move, Ukrainian self-defense forces and Kiev’s troops have carried out an exchange of dead bodies near Donetsk. However, a fragile ceasefire reached for the exchange was interrupted by shooting.

Back to Iraq: F-18 Super Hornets patrol desert to track ISIS forces

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/166964-f-18-patrol-iraq-skies/

US F-18 fighter jets from the USS George H.W. Bush aircraft carrier in the Persian Gulf have returned to Iraqi skies. Obama administration authorized “manned and unmanned” surveillance flights on the ISIS jihadist group that threatens to overrun the whole of Iraq.

US wants Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki to ‘go’

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/19/367623/us-wants-iraqi-pm-maliki-to-go/

US : Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki should “go” as militants from Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) are committing atrocious acts against Iraqis. “The Maliki government, has got to go if you want any reconciliation,” chairwoman of the US Senate Intelligence Committee, Sen. Dianne Feinstein.

British ISIL militants key threat to UK security: Cameron

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/18/367553/british-isil-militants-key-threat-to-uk/

British Prime Minister David Cameron: British nationals belonging to the terrorist group, Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), biggest threat to Britain’s security, may attack the homeland, told British Parliament main concern is British citizens fighting for the ISIL in Syria and Iraq may attack Britain.

Saudi Arabia sentences 26 dissidents to death: Report

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/18/367552/s-arabia-sentences-26-critics-to-death/

Saudi Arabia sentenced twenty-six people to death on charges of giving speeches critical of Al Saud regime, participating in protests against the ruling family, Among those sentenced is prominent Shia cleric. Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, who was attacked, injured, arrested by Saudi security forces,

Pro-Russians reject Kiev’s ceasefire offer-Video

June 19th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/18/367547/prorussians-reject-kievs-truce-offer/

Pro-Russian activists in eastern Ukraine have rejected an offer by President Petro Poroshenko for a unilateral ceasefire in the country's troubled east. "They stop firing, we disarm and they take us unarmed. That is Kiev's logic. "Ukrainian president: all pro-Russia activists should be disarmed.

Upper house to launch public committee to support victims of Ukrainian military

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/politics/166724-russia-committee-ukraine-support/

Russian senators have promised to create a major NGO to provide aid to residents of south eastern Ukraine and refugees from the region. The group will accept anyone willing to help. Plan to call an international tribunal that would establish those responsible for the great number of deaths in Ukraine.

US senators: Let’s bomb Iraq (again…)!

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/usa/166708-bomb-iraq-us-senators/

Advance of ISIS militants in Iraq prompted some US senators call for new bombing campaign against the jihadists, Iraqi government of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki to step down. American senators Dianne Feinstein, John McCain calling for US to bomb the groups of ISIS terrorists who captured Iraqi cities.

License plate reader makers sue Arkansas for banning their tech

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, Politics, Police State, Science

Link: http://rt.com/usa/166916-vigilant-drn-arkansas-alpr-lawsuit/

Two companies that make automated license plate reader (ALPR) technology filed a lawsuit against Arkansas, claim state’s ban on non-law-enforcement use of ALPRs a violation of their First Amendment rights, argue dissemination, collection of license-plate data is constitutionally protected speech.

ISIS attacks Iraq's largest refinery in Baiji with mortars, gunfire

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/166712-militants-iraq-refinery-mortars/

ISIS militants have launched an attack on Iraq’s largest oil refinery with mortars and machine gun fire, refinery employees say. The extremist group has been gaining ground in Iraq, seizing control of territory in its mission to create an Islamic state. ISIS has been advancing on the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad.

'No to war!': Thousands of miners protest Kiev’s crackdown on E. Ukraine-Video

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/166800-coal-miners-protest-donetsk/

Coal miners of Donetsk stayed away from work, marched over Kiev’s military campaign against Ukrainian citizens, which killed 250 civilians. DNR’s minister of coal mining and energy: “We demand immediate end to the operation, withdrawal of troops from Donbass. This is our last peaceful action.”

Ukraine, Russia discuss possible ceasefire-Video

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/17/367444/ukraine-russia-discuss-possible-ceasefire/

President Vladimir Putin, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko discussed possible ceasefire in Ukraine. Putin voiced concerns about deaths of two Russian state television reporters, stressed importance of reporters’ safety in Ukraine. Talks came day after Russia cut gas supplies to Ukraine.

French police, workers clash over railway reform

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/17/367387/police-railway-workers-clash-in-paris/

French riot police clashed with striking train workers outraged by a bill proposed by government to reform the state-run railway system. Train workers argue proposed reforms would lead to job losses and security concerns. Walkout caused widespread disruption on trains.

Dems to Obama: Attack militants in Iraq

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/18/367466/dems-to-obama-attack-militants-in-iraq/

A number of high-ranking Democratic officials have urged US President Barack Obama to consider military strikes against al-Qaeda-linked militants in Iraq. Senate Intelligence Committee Chairwoman Dianne Feinstein said on Tuesday: airstrikes could “absolutely” be a facet of that direct action.

Top Russian MP urges personal sanctions against Ukrainian officials

June 18th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics

Link: http://rt.com/politics/166432-personal-sanctions-russia-ukraine/

The head of the State Duma’s foreign relations committee called upon fellow MPs to punish the "conflict-mongers" with personal sanctions, warned that relations between Ukraine and Russia were entering a new stage, is bringing the two nations closer to a serious conflict.

Elderly, disabled Philadelphia inmate sets record for being held without trial

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/usa/166644-jail-philadelphia-stroke-prison/

A man who was held in Philadelphia’s prison system without trial for seven years – the longest-ever such term in the city’s jails, it is believed – was moved to a nursing home on Monday, two years after he was deemed incompetent to stand trial.

Baghdad slams Saudi Arabia for ‘encouraging genocide’ in Iraq

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/166592-saudi-arabia-genocide-iraq/

The Iraqi government says that it holds Saudi Arabia “responsible” for the current crisis and has blamed Riyadh for encouraging “genocide” in the country through the backing of Sunni militants. Crisis in Iraq spiked after massive sudden siege by Sunni ISIS (Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant) militants.

Canadians invent weed breathalyzer to catch drivers

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Politics, Science

Link: http://rt.com/news/166404-marijuana-weed-breathalizer-invented/

Smoking marijuana and driving will now make you just as visible to the police as a drunk-driver, thanks to a former Canadian cop’s idea – the weed breathalyzer. Creation will test for use within the two preceding hours. It still has to undergo field tests and a patent is still pending.

Gas transit pipeline explodes in Ukraine-Video

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/166532-gas-pipeline-blast-ukraine/

Explosion struck a pipeline in central Ukraine Poltava region. Witnesses say flames from blast up to 200 meter high. Ukraine’s Interior Ministry cites possible “terrorism” based on locals “hearing two loud booms before the fire.” Within an hour of blast Ukraine’s Interior Minister Arsen Avakov blamed Russia.

Cambodia slams Thailand as workers flee out of fear of military junta

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Economic, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.repost.us/article-preview/hash/56677ffb402a74abaf0db46cfb8ce785/

Cambodia accused Thailand's new military rulers of fomenting exodus of migrant workers,economic hardship for both countries. 188,000 Cambodians who help keep major Thai industries afloat lack official work permits streamed across border since junta warned illegal foreign workers face arrest.

Mother dies in jail while being punished for kids missing school

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, Economic, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Mother_dies_in_jail_while_being_punished_for_kids_missing_school/36002/0/0/0/Y/M.html

Eileen DiNino, 55, found dead in cell June 7th, 2014, Berks County Jail. Her children had habit of skipping school, government imposed truancy violations on her. Fines, court costs, over $2,000.00. Unable to pay fines, sentenced to 48 hours, debtor’s prison. passed away day into her sentence.

Hillary Clinton: We can’t let gun-loving minority ‘terrorize’ the rest of the country

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Hillary_Clinton%3A_We_can%E2%80%99t_let_gun-loving_minority_%E2%80%98terrorize%E2%80%99_the_rest_of_the_country/36008/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton delivered an apparent rebuke to conservative gun advocates during an appearance on CNN on Tuesday, saying she would support a ban on assault weapons. “We cannot let a minority of people hold a viewpoint that terrorizes the majority of people,

Ukraine set to buy gas from European firms

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Economic, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/16/367260/ukraine-to-buy-gas-from-european-firms/

A Ukrainian delegation is set to travel to Hungarian capital Budapest in attempt to purchase gas from European firms after Russia cut off gas supplies to Kiev. Russia turned off gas to Ukraine Monday. Kiev refused to pay for natural gas upfront as protest to Russia’s decision to double gas prices.

Russia stops supplying unpaid-for gas to Ukraine: Moscow

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Economic, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/16/367186/russia-halts-gas-supply-to-ukraine/

Russia has halted supplying unpaid-for gas to Ukraine as a deadline for Kiev to pay its debt passes without a payment, Russian energy giant Gazprom says. Decision was taken as Ukraine had paid nothing of its debt. Russia warned Europe of possible supply disruptions if Ukraine drains off gas.

Ukraine’s Poroshenko to propose ceasefire with pro-Russians

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/16/367249/ukraines-poroshenko-to-offer-ceasefire/

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko announced plans to offer ceasefire with pro-Russia protesters in east part of country. Temporary truce will be observed as part of peace plan with pro-Russians later this week once the Ukrainian forces regain control of regions close to Ukraine’s border with Russia.

Israeli army launches air raids on Gaza Strip-Video

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/17/367299/israel-launches-fresh-air-raids-on-gaza/

The Israeli army has launched several attacks on the besieged Gaza Strip under the pretext of finding three Israeli settlers who have allegedly gone missing since a few days ago. Israel blamed Hamas for the disappearance of three Israeli settlers in occupied West Bank. Hamas denied the accusation.

Second US guided-missile destroyer arrives in Europe

June 17th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/166380-destroyer-missile-shield-europe/

The USS Ross, the second of four US Navy destroyers considered to be the cornerstone of NATO’s European missile defense shield, has arrived at the Spanish naval port of Rota. Russia considers the system to be a direct threat to its security.

Two detained with ‘homemade explosive device’ near Russian consulate in Odessa-Video

June 16th, 2014
Categories: News, World, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/166312-explosive-device-odessa-consulate/

Ukrainian police have detained two men with a package presumably containing a homemade explosive device near Russia’s consulate in the city of Odessa. The explosive has been sent for inspection, the local Ministry of Interior reports.

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