Bases, Bases, Everywhere … Except in the Pentagon’s Report – Consortiumnews
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IjPJSvTezSo A Palestinian activist and scholar, Ruba Salih, who is chairing a session tries to correct Ilan Pappé at one point, saying: “Well the Palestinains launched BDS in 2005.” “Yes, yes,” replies Pappé. He makes a face which shows that he knows that what is being said is not true. “Not really, but yes. OK.…
— Read on engageonline.wordpress.com/2016/08/28/ilan-pappe-admits-that-bds-was-not-initiated-by-a-call-from-palestinian-civil-society/
Israeli politician and diplomat Yakov Kedmi makes the case that the US simply cannot beat Iran in a war. He brings up many of the same points that The Saker made in his classic article about how NATO would perform in a war with Russia: that the US cannot mass forces quickly, that it does not have enough men to fight a large enemy, and that any major new commitment would force
— Read on russia-insider.com/en/israeli-officer-explains-why-us-cant-win-war-against-iran-says-us-military-knows-russian-tv-news
If the United States goes to war with Iran, then it will mean the start of a Chinese century.
— Read on nationalinterest.org/feature/china-will-be-true-winner-us-iran-war-60052
The US Army’s general staff has paid the RAND think-tank in California to devise a brand new plan of attack against Russia. The plan was released a month ago, on April 24. The new idea is Operation SWARM – that means throwing everything the US can think of at Russia.
— Read on russia-insider.com/en/tax-free-rand-corporation-drafts-desperate-plan-destroy-russia-paid-us-govt/ri27142
The United States walked out of the Conference on Disarmament on Tuesday to protest against Venezuela assuming the rotating presidency of the U.N.-sponsored forum – as it did a year ago when Syria took the chair.
— Read on mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKCN1SY0RW