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    American Power Under Challenge
    May09

    American Power Under Challenge

    Masters of Mankind (Part 1) Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com[This piece, the first of two parts, is excerpted from Noam Chomsky’s new book, Who Rules the World? (Metropolitan Books). Part 2 will be posted on Tuesday morning.]When we ask “Who rules the world?” we commonly adopt the standard convention that the actors in world affairs are...

    Russian offer to send water bombers to fight Fort Mac fire in limbo
    May09

    Russian offer to send water bombers to fight Fort Mac fire in limbo

    Russia’s emergency situations minister Vladimir Puchkov heads a conference call with representatives of Egypt and St. Petersburg to discuss the plane crash in Egypt, in Moscow, Russia, Tuesday, Nov. 3, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko OTTAWA – The Trudeau government has yet to respond to an offer by Russia to...

    Panama Papers report alleges NZ prime place for rich to hide money
    May09

    Panama Papers report alleges NZ prime place for rich to hide money

    WELLINGTON: New Zealand is at the heart of a tangled web of shelf companies and trusts that are being used by wealthy Latin Americans to channel funds around the world, according to a report on Monday based on leaks of the so-called Panama Papers. Local media has analyzed more than 61,000 documents relating to New Zealand that are part of the...

    Russian offer to send heavy water bombers to fight Fort Mac fire in limbo
    May09

    Russian offer to send heavy water bombers to fight Fort Mac fire in limbo

    The Trudeau government has yet to respond to an offer by Russia to dispatch massive water bombers and fire fighting specialists to battle the growing inferno around Fort McMurray, Alta. The proposal was made late last week by Vladimir Puchkov, the Russian minister of emergency measures. A spokesman for Russia’s embassy in Ottawa, Kirill...

    71,000 Moroccan Workers Backbone Pillar of Spain’s Agriculture Sector
    May09

    71,000 Moroccan Workers Backbone Pillar of Spain’s Agriculture Sector

    (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Taroudant – A new report issued on May 3 by the Spanish Coordinator of Organizations of Farmers and Ranchers (COAG) revealed that the agricultural sector in Spain depends on more than 200,000 migrant workers, a large number of them from Morocco. According to the report, there are about 71,587...

    Trump The Destabilizer
    May08

    Trump The Destabilizer

    Ross Douthat lays out what he calls “the conservative case against Trump.” He says that electing Trump would mean the end of Reaganism, but concedes that for some conservatives, that would not be a bug, but a feature. Here is the heart of the argument: Trump would not be an American Mussolini; even our sclerotic institutions would resist him more...

    Geoffrey Pyatt tapped as next US Ambassador to Greece
    May08

    Geoffrey Pyatt tapped as next US Ambassador to Greece

    Geoffrey Pyatt, who currently heads the American Embassy in Ukraine, is set to become US ambassador in Greece. …read more Source:...

    Moscow Victory Day Parade Tips Putin’s Military Strategy
    May08

    Moscow Victory Day Parade Tips Putin’s Military Strategy

    Russia’s Victory Day military parade on Monday is more a domestic propaganda exercise than an authoritative representation of the nation’s achievements in the military sphere. However, this does not mean we cannot draw some valuable conclusions about the general trend in the Russian military development basing those on the equipment...

    Germany’s Guendogan ruled out of Euro 2016 with knee injury
    May08

    Germany’s Guendogan ruled out of Euro 2016 with knee injury

    Borussia Dortmund’s Ilkay Guendogan (R) and Gonzalo Castro celebrate a goal against SC Paderborn during their German Cup (DFB Pokal) second round soccer match in Dortmund, Germany, October 28, 2015. Photo: Reuters BERLIN: Germany midfielder Ilkay Guendogan has been ruled out of Euro 2016 after sustaining a serious knee injury in training...

    Former French Intelligence Boss: Paris Ignores Reality in Syria
    May08

    Former French Intelligence Boss: Paris Ignores Reality in Syria

    TEHRAN (FNA)- The French government ignored its own intelligence in dealing with crises in Ukraine and Syria, and recklessly followed Washington’s lead by joining anti-Russian sanctions, dealing a huge blow to its agriculture, said a former French intelligence boss. …read more Source: Fars News...