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Could John Bolton soon be SACKED? Will it avert Iran war? Former CIA agent Kiriakou positive on both

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Hawkish National Security Advisor John Bolton has steered the Trump administration towards multiple conflicts. However, CIA whistleblower John Kiriakou tells RT he’s learned that Bolton’s days in the White House may be numbered. Since joining the Trump administration in April of last year, Bolton has taken the hardest line possible on every geopolitical flare-up. From Read More

Hedge fund Third Point calls on Sony to spin off semiconductor unit

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(Reuters) – Daniel Loeb’s activist hedge fund Third Point LLC called on Sony Corp on Thursday to spin off its semiconductor business and sell off stakes in Sony Financial and other units, in order to position itself as a leading global entertainment company. FILE PHOTO: Journalists wait for Sony Corp’s new President and Chief Executive Read More

Hong Kong police fire rubber bullets as extradition bill protests turn to chaos

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HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets and tear gas at demonstrators who threw plastic bottles on Wednesday as protests against an extradition bill that would allow people to be sent to mainland China for trial descended into violent chaos. Tens of thousands of protesters had gathered peacefully outside the Chinese-ruled city’s Read More

‘Did aliens take missing Indian Air Force plane?’ News anchor floats bizarre theory

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As the mystery of a missing Indian Air Force AN-32 transport aircraft continues to baffle authorities, Indian media has suggested aliens may be responsible for the vanished craft. The AN-32 military aircraft disappeared in Mechuka in Arunachal Pradesh near the border with China last Monday, with 13 people on board. It lost contact after it Read More

WhatsApp pledges to SUE users over off-platform misbehavior

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WhatsApp is threatening users who violate its rules with lawsuits, even if the only evidence of “rule-breaking” exists outside of the Facebook-owned messaging app and the only judge is an AI. “WhatsApp will take legal action against those we determine are engaged in or assisting others in abuse… even if that determination is based on Read More

From terrorist to ‘songbird’: Syrian goalie eulogized by Western media glorified 9/11 and ISIS

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The Syrian conflict continues to provide an uncomfortable window into the minds of the Western establishment, as mainstream media eulogize a dead ‘moderate rebel’ commander despite evidence of his support for Al-Qaeda and ISIS. Abdel Baset Sarout, 27, was wounded last week fighting Syrian government forces, and died on Saturday at a hospital in Turkey. Read More

Disputed Da Vinci painting shows up on Saudi crown prince’s superyacht — report

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A Leonardo Da Vinci masterpiece, bought for a cool $450 million in 2017, allegedly on behalf of Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, has turned up on a massive yacht owned by the prince himself. The mysterious auction was conducted by telephone and Christie’s didn’t confirm the buyer’s identity — but later, the ‘Salvator Mundi’ Read More

Cruel ‘error’ tricks family of student suicide victim into thinking 15yo passed exam when she failed

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An Indian school board said a girl who was one of 26 students to kill themselves after failing exams had actually passed, but then said she had in fact failed just hours later and blamed the mistake on a ‘clerical error’. Arutla Anamika died by suicide on April 18, the day the results of her Read More

‘Personal vendetta’: Russian billionaire says US Treasury rewrote MSM reports to justify sanctions

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Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska, sanctioned by Washington for alleged ties with the Kremlin, has denounced accusations by the US Treasury as a “patently false” personal revenge that puts hundreds of thousands of workers at risk. Calling the claims of his supposed ties to the Russian government “incompetent,” the billionaire’s representatives said they will raise questions Read More

Bilderberg 2019: Who’s going and what will they be discussing?

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Roughly 130 world leaders from 23 countries, ranging from royalty to industry and everything in between, will attend the 2019 Bilderberg Group this week, to discuss topics like Russia, Brexit and the future of AI. The ultra-secretive meeting will take place from Thursday to Sunday in Montreux, Switzerland. Founded in 1954, the notorious meeting is Read More