Mike Pence Announces Turkey Ceasefire in Syria

Mike Pence Announces Turkey Ceasefire in Syria by Charles Spiering for Breitbart Vice President Mike Pence announced at a press conference Thursday that the United States and Turkey had reached a 120-hour ceasefire agreement in Syria. Pence announced the news after meeting for more than five hours in Turkey with President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and Turkish authorities. He also announced that Turkey would pause its military invasion to allow the withdrawal of YPG forces from the safe zone. The safe zone includes a 20-mile-wide area south of the Turkish border…

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Erdogan Holding 50 US Tactical Nukes ‘Hostage’ As Trump Authorizes Sanctions

Erdogan Holding 50 US Tactical Nukes ‘Hostage’ As Trump Authorizes Sanctions from ZeroHedge Amid all the media and pundit outrage since Turkey’s President Erdogan launched his so-called ‘Operation Peace Spring’ into northeast Syria last week, vowing to wipe out Syrian Kurdish forces who’ve long held the border areas, what’s been largely missing is acknowledgement of the uncomfortable fact that NATO ally Turkey has long hosted a major portion of America’s nuclear Cold War-era arsenal stored across Europe. And as Erdogan threatens to “open the doors and send 3.6 million migrants” to Europe while under increased…

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Russia Urges Syrian Kurds to Ally with Assad

Russia Urges Syrian Kurds to Ally with Assad by Ben Kew for Breitbart Russia will urge Kurdish leaders in northern Syria to open talks with Bashar al-Assad’s regime, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Thursday. Addressing a press conference with his Kazakh counterpart on Thursday, Lavrov argued there needed to be a dialogue between the central government in Damascus and the representatives of the Kurdish communities within northern Syria. “After the exchange of statements which took place between Washington and Ankara, we contacted the Kurdish community and the government of Syria, and it…

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IT’S WAR: TURKEY LAUNCHES ‘OPERATION PEACE SPRING’ WITH BLISTERING MILITARY OFFENSIVE INTO NORTHERN SYRIA AS AIR STRIKES TARGET CIVILIAN AREAS

IT’S WAR: TURKEY LAUNCHES ‘OPERATION PEACE SPRING’ WITH BLISTERING MILITARY OFFENSIVE INTO NORTHERN SYRIA AS AIR STRIKES TARGET CIVILIAN AREAS by Geoffrey Grider Now The End Begins Erdogan tweeted today that his armed forces along with the Syrian National Army had launched ‘Operation Peace Spring’ to ‘prevent the creation of a terror corridor’ along the Turkish border.    He added the aim to is to eliminate threats from the Syrian Kurdish YPG militia and the Islamic State militants, and enable the return of Syrian refugees in Turkey after the formation of a…

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Do You Know God’s Plans for the World? Pat Robertson Seems To Believe He Does

Do You Know God’s Plans for the World? Pat Robertson Seems To Believe He Does by Randolph Jason for Gospel News Network Since when does anyone know, definitely, what God’s plans are for the world? Pat Robertson should take his show to CNN or MSNBC where the other ill informed neocon warmongers like to congregate. Correct me if I’m wrong but I believe I remember Jesus Christ saying no one – NO ONE – knows the mind of the Father. When someone begins speaking about “mandates”, well, that person has…

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Trump: Europe Won’t Help, and We’re Not Going to Hold Thousands of ISIS Fighters at Guantanamo Bay

Trump: Europe Won’t Help, and We’re Not Going to Hold Thousands of ISIS Fighters at Guantanamo Bay By Patrick Goodenough for CNS News The United States for months has been urging European countries to repatriate captured ISIS fighters and their families from northeastern Syria, to no avail, and the U.S. is not about to incarcerate them in Guantanamo Bay, President Trump said on Monday. “We’re not bringing 50, 60, 70 – or even 10,000 people to Guantanamo Bay in Cuba,” Trump told reporters at the White House. “We’re not going to…

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Iranian Foreign Minister Threatens ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. Retaliates for Oil Field Attack

Iranian Foreign Minister Threatens ‘All-Out War’ if U.S. Retaliates for Oil Field Attack by John Hayward for Breitbart Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Thursday threatened “all-out war” to the “last American soldier” if the United States retaliates for last weekend’s attack on Saudi Arabian oil facilities by Iran and/or its proxies in Yemen, the Houthis. Zarif claimed during a CNN interview that Iran wants to avoid conflict, but will not negotiate with the United States until all sanctions against Iran are unilaterally withdrawn. “I make a very serious statement about defending our…

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Avigdor Lieberman Is Israel’s New “Kingmaker”, And He Will Use That Leverage To Make Sure Israel Goes To War With Hamas

Avigdor Lieberman Is Israel’s New “Kingmaker”, And He Will Use That Leverage To Make Sure Israel Goes To War With Hamas by Michael Snyder for End of the American Dream Last November, Avigdor Lieberman resigned as Israel’s defense minister when Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu decided to reject Lieberman’s plan for a military operation in Gaza and agree to a ceasefire with Hamas instead.  At the time, Lieberman called the ceasefire a “surrender to terrorism”, and of course it didn’t last very long at all.  Hamas has continued to bombard…

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‘Locked and Loaded’ for War on Iran?

‘Locked and Loaded’ for War on Iran? by Patrick J Buchanan via CNS News “Iran has launched an unprecedented attack on the world’s energy supply,” declared Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Putting America’s credibility on the line, Pompeo accused Iran of carrying out the devastating attack on Saudi oil facilities that halted half of the kingdom’s oil production, 5.7 million barrels a day. On Sunday, President Donald Trump did not identify Iran as the attacking nation, but did appear, in a tweet, to back up the secretary of state: “There…

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