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Kim ‘sending me a signal’? Trump joins in N. Korea’s mocking of ‘Swampman Joe Bidan’

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US President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his “confidence” in North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, tweeting an approving snicker at his recent insult of Joe Biden and brushing off concerns over Pyongyang’s short-range missile tests. Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to rekindle his somewhat stale bromance with Kim, hanging in the balance after their Read More

Kim ‘sending me a signal’? Trump shares in N. Korea’s mocking of ‘Swampman Joe Bidan’

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US President Donald Trump has reaffirmed his “confidence” in North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, tweeting an approving snicker at his recent insult of Joe Biden and brushing off concerns over Pyongyang’s short-range missiles tests. Donald Trump took to Twitter on Saturday to rekindle his somewhat stale bromance with Kim, hanging in the balance after their Read More

Assange may spend the rest of his life in jail, he’s got a ‘HANGING judge’ – CIA whistleblower

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There is little hope for Julian Assange to be given a fair trial in the hands of the US justice system, former CIA analyst and whistleblower John Kiriakou, whose case was handled by the same District Court in Virginia, told RT. Kiriakou, who blew the whistle on the government-sanctioned torture program in 2007 and was sentenced to Read More

Immunity bill submitted to Knesset with Netanyahu indictment pending

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The Israeli Knesset is weighing legislation that would grant government officials immunity from criminal prosecution, and just so happen to spare Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from three looming corruption indictments. If the proposed amendment to the Immunity Law passes, elected officials cannot be charged with a criminal offense unless the 120-member Knesset and the Knesset Read More

British police begin removing Greenpeace activists who blocked BP HQ

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Greenpeace activists climb up after hanging banners from the windows of the BP headquarters in London, Britain May 20, 2019. REUTERS/Simon Dawson LONDON (Reuters) – British police began removing Greenpeace activists who had blocked BP headquarters in London, a Reuters photographer at the scene said. Greenpeace activists arrived at BP in St James’s Square at Read More

Arab nations begin ‘enhanced security patrols’ in Persian Gulf – US Fifth Fleet

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The US and its allies began enhanced maritime security patrols in the international waters of the Persian Gulf in close cooperation with the US Fifth Fleet on Saturday, amid Washington’s tensions with Iran. The Countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) were “specifically increasing communication and coordination with each other in support of regional naval cooperation Read More

Are dark matter ‘clumps’ tearing holes in the Milky Way?

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A ‘dense bullet’ of dark matter a million times larger than the sun may have plowed through the Milky Way, dragging stars out of line behind it, in an astrophysical model that explains a mysterious ’glitch’ in the galaxy. The “galactic hit-and-run” theory explains the ragged gap discovered in GD-1, the longest stellar stream in Read More

2 US destroyers enter Persian Gulf amid tensions with Iran

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Two US Navy warships armed with Tomahawk cruise missiles have entered the Persian Gulf with a carrier strike group on stand-by off the coast of Oman, as Washington keeps accusing Tehran of planning to attack “American interests.” Guided missile destroyers USS Gonzalez (DDG-66) and USS McFaul (DDG-74) transited the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday afternoon, Read More

Greenpeace activists scale Sydney Harbour Bridge in climate protest

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SYDNEY (Reuters) – Three Greenpeace activists were hanging from ropes under Sydney Harbour Bridge on Tuesday as part of a protest to demand that Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison take “emergency” action on climate change. Australian police said they had arrested 10 people and were continuing with the operation after several protesters abseiled under the Read More

EU could heed Iran’s demarche & ‘put US in its place’, but will it?

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The ball is in the EU’s court after Tehran partially rowed back on its nuclear deal obligations. It could defy US global efforts to isolate Iran and salvage the deal, but may not have the political will to do so, analysts told RT. The 2015 nuclear deal gave Iran relief from economic sanctions in exchange Read More