Christmas Eve: It’s difficult to think Merry Christmas when I read the following. I wonder how much longer we will stand for this.They, too, have families who were praying for their safe return:
(From Mustapha Al-Assad) Merry Christmas to all my readers.
ALEPPO: Over 100 Syrian soldiers who had been taken hostage during the last 4 years were summarily executed by the 2 murdering terrorist groups: Nusra/Alqaeda and Fath Halab. This was confirmed by a Republican Guard officer to Al-Masdar News. The men were between the ages…
Treacherous scum: U.S.-backed ‘rebels’ massacre 100+ hostages before leaving Aleppo (Update)
Christmas Day: More of the same brutality. . . anyone getting angry yet? Are you becoming less afraid of death as you realize what our lives on this planet are actually worth?
92 feared dead as Russian plane with military band crashes en route to Syria
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While Blaming Trump For “Arms Race”, Obama Signs Momentous “Star Wars II” Defense Bill, Zerohedge
President Trump inherited nuclear arms race from Obama, but ready to negotiate with Putin . . . a situation to watch
Trump’s statement to outspend Russia and other competitors in a nuclear arms race to maintain US strategic superiority may just be the opening ploy in what he recognizes will be an extended and serious negotiation with Moscow, but such rhetoric is not unusual and it can and should lead to negotiations and a more reasonable outcome, analysts told Sputnik.
“It’s definitely not wonderful. But it’s early days. Trump has a track record of starting out with an extreme rhetorical position and then negotiating to something reasonable,” Robert Naiman, policy director at Just Foreign Policy, said on Friday.
Vladimir Putin’s withering scorn for Barack Obama laid bare in year-end press conference
These words show that Putin genuinely looks forward to working with Donald Trump, and seriously hopes for a sustained improvement in relations between Russia and the US. However, the totality of his words about US-Russian relations suggest that his dominant feeling is not one of joy at the coming prospect of Donald Trump. It is relief that Barack Obama will soon be gone.
Ever the opportunist, war criminal Kissinger is cozying up to Trump
As US Berates Russia For Political Meddling, It Openly Meddles in China, by Joseph Thomas
‘UNSC vote shows Israel losing support in world’
Netanyahu Lashes Out At “Shameful Ambush” By Obama; Looks Forward To Working With “Friend” Trump, Zerohedge
I instructed the Foreign Ministry to complete within a month a re-evaluation of all our contacts with the United Nations” a furious Benjamin Netanyahu said and lashed out at President Barack Obama on Saturday, accusing him of a “shameful ambush” while saying he looks forward to working with his “friend” President-elect Donald Trump.
An Angry Israel Summons Foreign Ambassadors, Accuses Obama Of Conspiring Against It, Zerohedge
Israel summons 10 envoys over UN vote1hr
Israel to build 1000s settler units after UN vote
Terrorism killed over 12,000 Iraqis in 2016: UN
Turkish Interior Minister: Assassination of Russian ambassador was not killer’s ‘own initiative’
Tsunami Warning Issued After 7.7-Magnitude Quake Strikes Off Chile Coast, Zerohedge