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October 20, 2018

Shifting Blame for Khashoggi’s Saudi Regime Ordered Murder

Shifting Blame for Khashoggi’s Saudi Regime Ordered Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Make no mistake. Eliminating Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent insider […]
October 20, 2018

Reactions to Saudi Explanation for Khashoggi’s Death

Reactions to Saudi Explanation for Khashoggi’s Death by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The official kingdom cover story discussed in a same day […]
October 20, 2018

King Salman Intervenes to Handle Khashoggi Incident Fallout

Saudi King Salman Intervenes to Handle Khashoggi Incident Fallout by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) According to Reuters, the furor over what happened […]
October 20, 2018

Trump Regime Closes Jerusalem Consulate Serving Palestinians

Trump Regime Closes Jerusalem Consulate Serving Palestinians by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Trump regime’s one-sided support for Israel is deplorably hard-edged. […]
October 20, 2018

Putin’s Remarks at the Valdai International Discussion Club

Putin’s Remarks at the Valdai International Discussion Club by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Established in 2004, Putin addressed the forum for the […]
October 19, 2018

Coverup in Crimea?

Coverup in Crimea? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Moscow and Crimean authorities are suspiciously calling Wednesday’s Kerch Polytechnic College mass shootings, responsible […]
October 19, 2018

Budget Deficit Explodes, Trump Vows Big Cuts

Budget Deficit Explodes, Trump Vows Big Cuts by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US FY 2018 budget deficit rose to $779 billion, […]
October 19, 2018

Khashoggi’s Saudi Criticism Made Him a Marked Man

Khashoggi’s Saudi Criticism Made Him a Marked Man by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Khashoggi was a Saudi insider/turned critic, especially about crown […]
October 19, 2018

Netanyahu Regime Orders IDF to Attack Gaza if Demonstrations Continue

Netanyahu Regime Orders IDF to Attack Gaza if Demonstrations Continue by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Weekly Great March of Return demonstrations in […]
October 19, 2018

Israeli Supreme Court Rules for Palestinian/American Student

Israeli Supreme Court Rules for Palestinian/American Student by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The usual rubber-stamp High Court defied expectations, ruling against the […]
October 18, 2018

Massacre in Crimea

Massacre in Crimea by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Wednesday afternoon, detonation of an unidentified explosive device filled with metal fragments, along […]
October 18, 2018

Saudis Likely to Follow Key Machiavellian Principle in Handling Khashoggi Incident Fallout

Saudis Likely to Follow Key Machiavellian Principle in Handling Khashoggi Incident Fallout by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) There’s little doubt about Saudi […]
October 18, 2018

Trump Regime Escalates Sanctions War

Trump Regime Escalates Sanctions War by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Illegally imposed US sanctions on targeted nations, groups and individuals constitute war […]
October 18, 2018

Syria’s UN Envoy Slams US-Led Aggression

Syria’s UN Envoy Slams US-Led Aggression by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Addressing the Security Council on Wednesday, Syria’s Bashar al-Jaafari slammed the […]
October 18, 2018

US Intelligence Agencies Hold Saudi Crown Prince Responsible for Khashoggi’s Death

US Intelligence Agencies Hold Saudi Crown Prince Responsible for Khashoggi’s Death by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) There’s virtually no doubt that Jamal […]
October 17, 2018

Saudis Aid US Combat Terrorism, Says Trump

Saudis Aid US Combat Terrorism, Says Trump by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All politicians lie – affirmed every time Trump tries justifying […]
October 17, 2018

Amazon’s Pay Raise Cuts Worker Compensation

Amazon’s Pay Raise Cuts Worker Compensation by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ net worth exceeds $100 billion – while  […]
October 17, 2018

Why Israel Gets Away with Murder in Occupied Palestine

Why Israel Gets Away with Murder in Occupied Palestine by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Israel brutalizes defenseless Palestinians as viciously as Nazis […]
October 17, 2018

Trump Bows to Saudi Executioners

Trump Bows to Saudi Executioners by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Imperial logic goes something like this. Self-defense by Syria, other nations the […]
October 17, 2018

Israel Waging War on Gaza Without Declaring It

Israel Waging War on Gaza Without Declaring It by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Under international law, blockades are acts of war – […]
October 16, 2018

Schmoozing in Riyadh

Schmoozing in Riyadh by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Tuesday, Mike Pompeo met with Saudi king Salman and crown prince Mohammad bin […]
October 16, 2018

Saudis to Admit Killing Jamal Khashoggi During Interrogation?

Saudis to Admit Jamal Khashoggi Killed During Interrogation? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) According to CNN, Reuters, AP News, the NYT, and […]
October 16, 2018

Russia Reportedly to Refine Iranian Oil for Export

Russia Reportedly to Refine Iranian Oil for Export by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Washington under Republicans and undemocratic Dems use unilaterally imposed […]
October 16, 2018

Hundreds of Thousands Likely Perished from War in Yemen

Hundreds of Thousands Likely Perished from War in Yemen by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Since US-orchestrated/Saudi-led terror-bombing and blockade of Yemen began […]
October 16, 2018

What’s Going On In Idlib, Syra’s Demilitarized Zone?

What’s Going On in Idlib, Syria’s Demilitarized Zone? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In mid-September, Putin and Turkey’s Erdogan agreed on establishing […]
October 15, 2018

Whitewashing Jamal Khashoggi’s Elimination Likely

Whitewashing Jamal Khashoggi’s Elimination Likely by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The West values Saudi oil, super-wealth, and investments too much to let […]
October 15, 2018

Syria Another US Forever War?

Syria Another US Forever War? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Is Afghanistan the prototype for all US wars of aggression? Forever war […]
October 15, 2018

Escalating Online Censorship

Escalating Online Censorship by Stephen Lendman In cahoots with dark US forces, anti-social media escalated their war on alternative views – ones conflicting with the official […]
October 15, 2018

Trump on Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance and Likely Murder

Trump on Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance and Likely Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Sunday, Trump was interviewed on CBS’ 60 Minutes […]
October 15, 2018

Netanyahu Threatens Escalated Violence in Gaza

Netanyahu Threatens Escalated Violence in Gaza by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Illegal Israeli occupation harshness is tyrannical by any standard, especially its […]
October 14, 2018

Khashoggi’s Apple Watch Reportedly Recorded His Torture and Murder

Khashoggi’s Apple Watch Reportedly Recorded His Torture and Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Jamal Khashoggi disappeared after entering Saudi Arabia’s Istanbul […]
October 14, 2018

Banned Weapons Used in All US War Theaters

Banned Weapons Used in All US War Theaters by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Whenever US forces aggressively attacks countries, dirty war is […]
October 14, 2018

Illegal US Meddling in Affairs of Other Countries

Illegal US Meddling in Affairs of Other Countries by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Non-interventionism is a core UN Charter principle, member states […]
October 14, 2018

The NYT Supports Online Censorship

The NYT Supports Online Censorship by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The self-styled newspaper of record finds new ways to disgrace itself. Instead […]
October 14, 2018

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine, and Alleged Cyberattacks

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Ukraine, and Alleged Cyberattacks by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) “Conditions in Syria remain tense,” Russian Foreign Ministry […]
October 13, 2018

Russia’s OPCW Envoy Slams the Agency

Russia’s OPCW Envoy Slams the Agency by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The OPCW long ago abandoned its mandate to promote and verify […]
October 13, 2018

Saudi Arabia Prohibits Dissent

Saudi Arabia Prohibits Dissent by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All despotic states prohibit dissent. So do fantasy democracies like Israel, intolerant of […]
October 13, 2018

Thousands of Mentally Ill US Prisoners in Solitary Confinement

Thousands of Mentally Ill US Prisoners in Solitary Confinement by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Draconian longterm isolation is torture by any standard, […]
October 13, 2018

Haley’s Resignation Positions Her to Run for President

Haley’s Resignation Positions Her to Run for President by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Maybe she’ll run in 2020 if Trump is too […]
October 13, 2018

Israeli Apartheid Viciousness

Israeli Apartheid Viciousness by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Every day is Kristallnacht in Occupied Palestine, things worst of all in blockaded Gaza. […]
October 12, 2018

US Imperial Aims in Syria

US Imperial Aims in Syria by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Obama and now Trump came to Syria to stay, permanent occupation of […]
October 12, 2018

US/Saudi Relations Remain Unchanged

US/Saudi Relations Remain Unchanged by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Both countries are longstanding allies, partnered in Washington’s imperial agenda, waging war OF […]
October 12, 2018

Washington State Ends Capital Punishment

Washington State Ends Capital Punishment by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Around one-third of world nations impose the death sentence in judicial rulings. […]
October 12, 2018

Do Trump/Saudi Business Ties Influence His Decision-Making?

Do Trump/Saudi Business Ties Influence His Decision-Making? by Stephen Lendman Ahead of his January 2017 inauguration, Trump said he gave “complete and total” Trump Organization management […]
October 12, 2018

Nikki Haley’s Big Lies About Iran, Russia and Israel

Nikki Haley’s Big Lies About Iran, Russia and Israel by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Haley’s announced resignation as Trump’s UN envoy effective […]
October 12, 2018

Hillary Urges Political War

Hillary Urges Political War by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Bill and Hillary Clinton high crimes are well documented, including naked aggression against […]
October 11, 2018

Trump Regime’s Hostility Toward Iran

Trump Regime’s Hostility Toward Iran  by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) US hostility toward Iran is all about wanting its sovereign independence replaced […]
October 11, 2018

Can Russian S-300s Down Stealth Warplanes?

Can Russian S-300s Down Hostile Stealth Warplanes? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) It’s a mute point unless and until tested in battle. […]
October 11, 2018

Khashoggi Incident Tests US/Saudi Relations

Khashoggi Incident Tests US/Saudi Relations by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) In 1933, US/Saudi diplomatic relations were firmly established. They remain strong because […]
October 11, 2018

NYT Embrace of Saudi Crown Prince Turns Sour

NYT Embrace of Saudi Crown Prince Turns Sour by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Times supports an array of despotic regimes considered […]