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When Israel Invited a South African Nazi on a State Visit

When Israel Invited a South African Nazi on a State Visit

Opinion — One of the most under-reported aspects of security policy in the Middle East is Israel’s nuclear weapons program. The apartheid state is estimated by the U.S. government to have somewhere in the region of 200 nuclear warheads. The secret program to develop these weapons of mass destruction started in the late 1950s and […]

In Speech to Israeli Knesset, Pence Confirms US Will No Longer Certify Iran Deal

While President Donald Trump and Congressional Republicans battle to reopen the federal government, Vice President Mike Pence traveled to Israel this week to meet with dignitaries and visit a handful of historic sites – including the Holocaust Memorial. But during a speech to the Knesset – Israel’s parliament – Monday afternoon (local time), Pence surprised his […]

War With Russia Creeps Closer as Ukraine Moves to Pull out of Minsk Accords

While much of America’s – and the world’s – attention focused this weekend reflecting on Donald Trump’s first year in the Oval Office, holding one-year anniversary events for the historic Women’s March and drawing up balance sheets of his promises and achievements, Russia has had a rather different issue on the front-burner: a possible war […]

New Blood Test Can Screen For Eight Kinds Of Cancer

A blood test that could identify cancerous tumors even before a person shows signs of symptoms may soon help cut down on cancer cases. Researchers have made a leap in cancer research by creating a test that is sensitive to mutated DNA and cancer-related proteins, The Guardian reports. The new test, called CancerSEEK, gave a […]

Government Shutdown Delays Falcon Heavy Rocket Launch

The current government shutdown will cause further delays in the set static fire schedule of SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket, the company said. Staffing restrictions mean that the US Air Force is unable to support the planned test. The static fire is a major pre-launch trial of the Falcon Heavy – the most powerful operational rocket […]

Gaza will soon collapse and only Tel Aviv is helping, Israeli president claims

Gaza will soon collapse and only Tel Aviv is helping, Israeli president claims

The Gaza Strip, chafed and numbed by a decades-old Israeli-imposed blockade is on the verge of collapse, and it’s all Hamas’ fault, Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin has said. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

Antifa building torched in Thessaloniki, Greece (VIDEOS)

Antifa building torched in Thessaloniki, Greece (VIDEOS)

A building occupied by left-wing Antifa activists in Thessaloniki has been torched by reported right-wing nationalists during a massive rally in the Greek port city demanding neighboring Macedonia change its name. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

2nd explosion rocks Malmo, Sweden in less than a week

2nd explosion rocks Malmo, Sweden in less than a week

Another explosion has rocked the Swedish city of Malmo, just days after a grenade attack directly targeted a police station. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

Topless FEMEN activists tackled by anti-abortionists during protest clash (EXPLICIT VIDEO)

Topless FEMEN activists tackled by anti-abortionists during protest clash (EXPLICIT VIDEO)

Topless FEMEN activists were forced to dodge blows from aggressive anti-abortionists after they crashed their demonstration in Paris. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed

‘US broken promises to stop arming Kurds triggered Afrin op’ – Turkey's ex-FM to RT

‘US broken promises to stop arming Kurds triggered Afrin op’ – Turkey's ex-FM to RT

Turkey would not have embarked on a military campaign in Afrin if Washington had honored its promises to cut off supplies and support to Kurdish militias, Yasar Yakis, Turkey’s former foreign minister told RT. Read Full Article at RT.com Source: New feed