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September, 2016

August, 2016

  • 30 August

    Turkey’s new role: From NATO lapdog to Emerging Empire

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    The recent Turkish coup attempt marks a turning point in NATO’s war on Syria. An emerging empire and portal to the orient, Turkey has always played a key role in NATO’s ‘Drang Nach Osten’- the drive to encircle Russia, destroy its client-states Syria and Ukraine, and serve as a bulwark against other emerging powers such as Iran. But now it seems Turkey may no longer be carrying out its designated role. That the United States was behind the coup attempt there is little doubt, though some prominent analysts such as Thierry Meyssan disagree that the coup was orchestrated by Gülenists. Fethullah …

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July, 2016

  • 26 July

    Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray church massacre and the Israeli State

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    “Was there ever a prophet your ancestors did not persecute? They even killed those who predicted the coming of the Righteous One. And now you have betrayed and murdered him?” St. Stephen. The terrorist attack today on a church in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray where a Catholic priest was murdered and several hostages taken and killed, is part of the ‘Islamic State’s (Da’esh) attempt to spread their war on ‘Western civilisation’ from the metropolis to the provincial town. This now generalises the heightened fear experienced by the French public in the wake of the Nice attack. Reports indicate that the attackers have been …

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  • Gearóid Ó Colmáin with rolling coverage of the Munich Attack
  • Gearóid Ó Colmáin on the Nice attack on Press TV
  • French PM urges labor unions to stop rallies
  • Gearoid O Colmain on the Israeli-Palestinian peace talks in Paris