Thursday, 18 January , 2018

Philippines

US Empire Is Running The Same Script With Iran That It...

By Caitlin Johnstone Two weeks ago a memo was leaked from inside the Trump administration showing how Secretary of State and DC neophyte Rex Tillerson...

‘No War! No Trump!’ Protesters clash with riot police ahead of...

10 Nov 2017 Riot police and protesters clashed in the run up to US President Donald Trump’s visit to the Philippines. RT LIVE http://rt.com/on-air fafdsa

US finds unlikely ally in Vietnam as a former partner tilts...

By Jamie Tarabay, November 10, 2017 CNN)US President Donald Trump may have left China for the final leg of his Asia tour, but the specter of...

Trump begins 12-day visit to Asia to build war coalition against...

By James Cogan 4 November 2017 Donald Trump, accompanied by a coterie of minders and corporate executives, departed yesterday for a 12-day tour of...

‘We cannot destroy mosques’: Duterte makes a U-turn on his controversial...

Fearing backlash from the local Muslim community in Marawi, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte revoked his earlier permission for the military to bomb mosques on...

Limits to US Intervention in South China Sea – A view...

By  General Vinod Saighal New Delhi, February 3, 2017 When manmade disaster looms sane voices come together to ward it off.  Such a disaster is clearly...

President Duterte of the Philippines for Dummies

When Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez ascended to power in 1999, almost no one in the West, in Asia and even in most of the Latin American countries knew much about his new militant revolutionary anti-imperialism. From the mass media outlets like CNN and the BBC, to local televisions and newspapers (influenced or directly sponsored by Western sources), the ‘information’ that was flowing was clearly biased, extremely critical, and even derogatory.

The Coming War on China

I have spent two years making a documentary film, The Coming War on China, in which the evidence and witnesses warn that nuclear war is no longer a shadow, but a contingency. The greatest build-up of American-led military forces since the Second World War is well under way. They are in the northern hemisphere, on the western borders of Russia, and in Asia and the Pacific, confronting China.

Wall Street and the Pentagon: Pre-mature Political and Military Ejaculations

Wall Street and the Pentagon greeted the onset of 2016 as a ‘banner year’, a glorious turning point in the quest for malleable regimes willing to sell-off the most lucrative economic resources, to sign off on onerous new debt to Wall Street and to grant use of their strategic military bases to the Pentagon.

China – the next target?

The South China Sea is and will continue to be the ultimate geopolitical flashpoint of the young 21st century – way ahead of the Middle East or Russia’s western borderlands. No less than the future of Asia – as well as the East-West balance of power – is at stake.