Iran: Joe Biden ‘More Promising’ for Us than Donald Trump

Iran: Joe Biden ‘More Promising’ for Us than Donald Trump by JOHN HAYWARD for Breitbart Iranian officials and analysts agreed this week that former Vice President Joe Biden would be a better U.S. president for Iran’s interests, although they hastened to add that Iran is fully independent of American influence and would remain invulnerable to pressure from President Donald Trump if he wins re-election. “The statements by the Biden camp have been more promising, but we will have to wait and see,” Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif told CBS News in…

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Owned: Knesset Christian Caucus Head: Trump Will Declare Israeli West Bank Sovereignty Before Election

Owned: Knesset Christian Caucus Head: Trump Will Declare Israeli West Bank Sovereignty Before Election by DEBORAH DANAN for Breitbart President Donald Trump will make a formal declaration recognizing Israeli sovereignty over the West Bank in the lead up to the 2020 presidential elections, the head of a Christian Knesset caucus claimed in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News on Wednesday. “I believe that right before the election Donald Trump will make a statement recognizing Israeli sovereignty over Judea and Samaria,” the director of the Knesset Christian Allies Caucus, Josh Reinstein,…

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Beirut Goes Up in Smoke

Beirut Goes Up in Smoke Author: Andre Vltchek for Journal NEO To see Beirut and its port area with a huge mushroom cloud hanging above is a truly surreal sight. But what is not surreal in battered Lebanese capital? A big part of the downtown looks flattened, thoroughly ruined. One of my Japanese friends based in Beirut exclaimed: “It looks like Hiroshima!” It does. Who is behind the carnage? What really happened? Nobody is claiming responsibility. Was it sabotage, a direct attack against Lebanon, or a politically motivated terrorist act?…

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TURKISH-BACKED FORCES ON GUARD FOR LIBERAL VALUES AND SAME-SEX MARRIAGES IN SYRIA

TURKISH-BACKED FORCES ON GUARD FOR LIBERAL VALUES AND SAME-SEX MARRIAGES IN SYRIA from SouthFront Democracy and liberal values are on the rise in the opposition-held part of Syria’s Greater Idlib region. On July 31, forces of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham (formerly the Syrian branch of al-Qaeda) raided positions of the Syrian Army in the vicinity of the town of al-Ruwaihah in southern Idlib. Following the attack, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham also launched unguided rockets at army positions near the town of Maarat al-Numan. Pro-militant sources claimed that 5 Syrian soldiers were killed…

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Hagia Sophia: Religion As Politics

Hagia Sophia: Religion As Politics Author: Christopher Black for Journal NEO Sultan Abdul Hamid II, in the face of a rising secular nationalism in the late 1800s, that culminated in the Young Turk movement, tried to restore the influence of the Ottoman Empire among Islamic nations and the Empire’s many peoples by stressing the importance of Islam and the Ottoman Caliphate, of the role of the Ottomans as the protectors of Islam and, in the modern world, a bulwark against western colonialism. Over a hundred years after he left power, after…

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“You Are Finished!”: Turkey’s Growing War on Christians

“You Are Finished!”: Turkey’s Growing War on Christians by Raymond Ibrahim for Gatestone Institute When pretexts cannot be found, assailants sometimes resort to other tactics. In an apparent attempt to conceal the online presence of at least one church, for instance, authorities labeled its website “pornographic,” and blocked it. “[T]his hateful environment did not emerge out of nowhere. The seeds of this hatred are spread, beginning at primary schools, through books printed by the Ministry of National Education portraying Christians as enemies and traitors. The indoctrination continues through newspapers and television…

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Meanwhile, WW3 May Be Brewing While We’re Distracted

Meanwhile, WW3 May Be Brewing While We’re Distracted by Brandon Turbeville for The Organic Prepper Those who are paying close attention to the pandemic may have missed that another potential killer is brewing across the ocean. In Syria today, there is the real and looming threat of a third world war. Not only is Syria fighting Western-backed terrorists on its territory, there are many more players involved on Syrian soil – from the Russians and Iranians to the Americans, Turks, and Israelis and, with the recent Turkish actions, all of…

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Leaked Greek Diplomatic Letter Warns of Major Provocation by Turkey

Leaked Greek Diplomatic Letter Warns of Major Provocation by Turkey by CHRIS TOMLINSON for Breitbart A leaked diplomatic letter from the Greek government to several of its embassies has claimed that the Turkish government is looking to use the coronavirus outbreak as cover for a major provocation on the border. The letter was sent by the Greek Ministry of Foreign Affairs to embassies in the United States, Germany, France, and the UK. It stated that intelligence officials had determined there was a high likelihood of a Turkish provocation along the…

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With Afghanistan Deal, Trump Has A Foreign Policy Record He Can Take To Re-Election

With Afghanistan Deal, Trump Has A Foreign Policy Record He Can Take To Re-Election By Sumantra Maitra for The Federalist No new wars or interventions in Iran or Venezuela, a partial drawdown from Iraq and Syria, and an Afghanistan withdrawal deal is a foreign policy record to be proud of. The United States and the Taliban signed a peace deal this weekend after 19 years of war, to ease the way towards American full withdrawal from a semi-feudal hell. After a grueling marathon negotiation process, American Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad signed the…

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EARTHQUAKE NEAR IRANIAN NUCLEAR PLANT

EARTHQUAKE NEAR IRANIAN NUCLEAR PLANT by Dr Joseph P Farrell for Giza Death Star Well… here we go folks!  It’s 2020, and Daniel and I want to wish everyone a very Happy New Year and every good thing in the year to come. And speaking of the New Year, I want to start of this year’s blogs by a look back to the very tail end of last year, and to rehearse an old high octane speculation, because I think we’re looking at that old pattern of high octane speculation…

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