BMZ Group update: the Poet Qabil’s current status is: ARMED TEAM ON BOARD, as of its AIS “ping” of 08-20 09:34, located in the Red Sea midway between Jeddah and Port Sudan (20.80078°N/ 38.21693°E), according to MarineTraffic.com. VesselFinder.com lists the same status but with the most recent location update on Aug 21, 2016 18:51 at 16.77124 N/40.69882 E, approaching the Gulf of Aden. The armed team is likely that of a private security company who have boarded in the Red Sea to defend against a perceived threat of attack. See the International Maritime Organization document concerning this designation. The Poet Qabil is on the last leg of a lengthy journey from the Latvian port of Riga to the Indian port of Kandla.

Check for updates.

We have been continuing to sporadically monitor the fleet of ships in which Bilal Erdoğan (the son of the Turkish president) is an investor. (See previous update of April 23.) Our interest had been peaked with reports that the fleet had been transporting oil originating from ISIS-held areas to European ports. We had tracked several of these suspect shipments from the Turkish port of Mersin. Notably, since the drastic reduction of ISIS oil production (OilPrice.com), none of the ships in the BMZ group have stopped in Mersin, where the last port of call was that of the Mecid Aslanov on April 4.

BRICS to become TRICS?… Gladio brand ISIS metastasizing in Europe… Brennan sabotaging Iran deal… much more…

…among our headlines of interest, July into August 2016…

Aftermath of failed Turkey coup…

Zero HedgeTurkey Launches Investigation Of “Losers” Who Claim Coup Was A Hoax

July 22 – Erdogan Formally Requests Gulen Extradition From US, As Power At Incirlik Airbase Restored

July 24 – Anti-US Sabotage Suspected After Massive Fire Breaks Out Near NATO Headquarters In Turkey

July 30, citing HurriyetTurkey Surrounds, Blocks Access To NATO’s Incirlik Airbase Amid Speculation Of Second Coup

ThereAreNoSunglasses Incirlik Surrounded By 1,000s of Turkish Troops and Dump Trucks

See Penny for your thoughts for observations on the proximity of these events.

Yeni ŞafakFETÖ terrorists were trained by CIA, FBI

US Commander Campbell: The man behind the failed coup in Turkey

Boiling Frogs Post/Newsbud – US General Campbell: The ‘Likely’ NBC News Source in its Scandalous False Reporting on the Turkey Coup Attempt

Matthew Aid (Wall Street Journal) – Many Turkish Military Commanders Who Supported U.S.-Backed Rebels in Syria Have Been Purged and Are in Prison

PRO News (translation at Fort Russ) – Πρωτοφανής απόφαση Ρ.Τ.Ερντογάν: Eκλεισε όλες τις παραγωγικές σχολές αξιωματικών και υπαξιωματικών της Τουρκίας!

WikiLeaksSearch the AKP email database

Prison PlanetWikiLeaks Dump: Turkey is a Classic Informant Police State

Middle East EyeTurkey coup accused beaten and raped in custody: Amnesty

Turkish coup plot planned well in advance, document suggests

Erdogan’s spymaster: From ‘keeper of secrets’ to post-coup hanger-on

Intelligence OnlineMIT under post-coup scrutiny

Fort Russ (translating Комсомольская правда) – Secret Turkish intelligence source: Erdogan rebelled against NATO but won after taking control of nuclear bombs

(translating Царьград) – Did Russian Special Forces save Erdogan’s life?

(translating NEWSru.com) – Turkish foreign minister thanks Putin for coup warning: “Russia provided Turkey with unconditional support”

(translating Русская весна) – Putin and Erdogan’s negotiations meet their goals: Russian political scientists

President of Russia (August 9) – Meeting with President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan

…was preceded by…

The Duran (August 8) – Vladimir Putin just met with his security chiefs

On a historical note, this came on the eighth anniversary of the NATO launch (through its Georgian proxy) of the 08/08/08 war in Ossetia which, as in this year, was coincident with the opening of the Olympics. China ( a BRICS nation) was host in ’08, and Brazil is host this year. Brazil is the B in BRICS. With the recent CIA encouraged overthrow of Dilma Roussef and replacement by U.S. proxy Michel Temer (see our edition of May 17), the status of the B is in question. With warming relations between Putin and Erdogan, however, could the B be replaced by a T? TRICS is perhaps not the most desirable acronym.

HurriyetTurkey, Russia may ‘develop Turkish Stream infrastructure together’

KATEHONTurkey’s Shift Towards Russia & the Grand Chessboard

Moon of AlabamaTurkey’s Foreign Policy Change Is Well Underway

Al MonitorWill failed coup push Erdogan toward Iran, Russia?

Turkish court documents reveal new details about IS operations

The SunBEHEADED AT THE ALTAR: ISIS butchers ‘filmed themselves forcing Catholic priest, 84, to kneel before cutting his throat after performing sermon in Arabic’

DEBKAfileTerror strikes London 11 years after July bombings

21st Century WireMünchen Shooting: Terror Embedded Journalism?

AangirfanMUNICH ATTACK: FALSE FLAG INSIDE-JOB

NICE ATTACK 2016: FALSE FLAG INSIDE-JOB

Gatestone InstituteGermany’s Migrant Rape Crisis Spirals out of Control

Daily MailMerkel on the ropes: Thousands of German protesters take to the streets saying she ‘Must Go’ and a key coalition ally withdraws support to open-door immigration policy after terror attack

Boiling Frogs Post (Filip Kovacevic) – Putin in Slovenia: An Analysis

An apt anthem, courtesy of Laibach (Vimeo) – Eurovision

Zero HedgeGeorge Soros Doubles Down: Accept 300k Refugees Costing $30Bn, Or Risk EU Collapse

KATEHONArmenian “Maidan” Color Revolution surges

TASSRussian FSB prevents terrorist attack in Crimea prepared by Ukraine’s intelligence service

Ukrainian president rejects accusation of terrorists acts attempt in Crimea

Not the first time Poroshenko has gone on ‘permanent vacation’…

Fort Russ (translating Политнавигатор) – Confirmed: Amidst sharpening crisis, Poroshenko and co. have left Ukraine

Putin Reshuffles the Deck: Personnel swaps anticipate revamped Russian policy towards Ukraine and the West

Pavel Sheremet, translated from Ukrainian PravdaThe last article of Ukrainian journalist blown up today: Failed Turkish coup stirs coup fears in Ukraine

ReutersUkraine sees ulterior motives after car bomb kills journalist

Ukraine, after war, becomes a trove for black market arms trade

IHS Jane’s Defence WeeklyUS delivers Raven UAVs to Ukraine

IntelNewsCountries using Eastern Europe to flood Syria with weapons, study finds

Italian mafia may be supplying weapons to ISIS, say investigators

ThereAreNoSunglasses (citing BalkanInsight) – Montenegro Joins NATO, Promptly Sells Saudis 300 Tonnes of Weapons For Syria

The following question-mark headline astonishes even us – we were perhaps the last (at our former home at WxxxNews) to write off Qaddafi loyalists in 2011, and indeed pondered if these were the forces behind the Benghazi attack on 9/11/12, which was not the case. Yet, five years later, it is perhaps too soon to speak of a Qaddafi dynasty in the past tense…

Al MonitorWill Gadhafi’s son be Libya’s next leader?

Is this why, once again, there are “boots on the ground”?…

AntiwarUS Ground Forces Active in Libya Fighting

Matthew Aid (AP) – Libyan Government Condemns Presence of French SOF Soldiers and Spies in Their Country

US launches airstrikes targeting IS in Libya

Alert 5Watch USS Wasp launching air strikes against ISIL targets in Libya

Strategy PageSudan: Civil War Resumes In The South

Release of 9/11 report showing financial and logistic support of terrorists by Saudi royals and officials notwithstanding…

Middle East Online (August 10) – US approves sale of tanks, weapons to Saudi

…preceded by…

Salon (August 8) – U.S.-backed Saudi coalition restarts war in Yemen, killing 18 civilians in air strike on market

Middle East Eye (AFP) – Yemen government quits talks after Houthis reject deal

Turkey hit by deadly bombs blamed on Kurdish PKK

Iran confirms execution of 20 Kurdish militants for ‘terrorism’

Penny for your thoughts (commentary on Al Ahram) – The Puzzle of the US Multi-Base Deal with Iraq’s Kurds- One On Iran’s Border

Lenz IranDirector of CIA : Nuclear deal strengthen moderates in Iran

Fars News AgencyIran Slam CIA Chief’s Interfering Remarks, Reiterates No Non-Nuclear Talks with US

Islamic Republic News AgencyIran has other options if Americans sabotage JCPOA: Velayati

Iran nuclear activities never stop: AEOI official

Defense NewsUS-Israel Reignite Rift on Iran Nuke Deal

N.Y.Times$400 Million to Iran Was Not a Ransom, Obama Says

ForbesIran Ransom 2016: A Bigger Deal Than Iran-Contra 1985

IntelNewsIran executes nuclear scientist who claimed he was kidnapped by CIA

Aspen TimesCIA Director Brennan says in Aspen that Putin is part of problem in Syria

Is this what has Brennan so miffed?…

OilPrice.comISIS Oil Revenues Down By Up To 90 Percent

RTUS sends $50mn worth of weapons to Lebanon as aid against terrorism

Stash of US-made heavy weapons found in terrorist-held Aleppo district

GuardianPictures appear to show British special forces on Syrian frontline

Daily MailBody of Russian pilot is dragged through the dirt and stamped on after helicopter is shot down by Syrian rebels – but why does ID card found in wreckage show a blonde woman?

Alert 5 (citing WSJ) – Russia bombed secret U.S. garrison in Syria deliberately

(Haaretz) – The drone that Israeli air defense failed to shoot down belongs to Russia

Reuters Israel says aircraft strikes in Syria after errant Syrian fire

Al Masdar NewsReports of US warplane downed by ISIS

APSyrian activists: US-led coalition strikes kill 28 civilians

Defense NewsUS Monitoring Plane Makes Emergency Landing in Russia

SputnikDestroyer USS Ross to Enter Black Sea for Joint Drills With Ukraine

NATO Policing Jets Train With US Bombers in Baltic Sea

USNI NewsReport: Russian Sub Activity on the Rise in North Atlantic

Fort Russ (translation of Александр Ростовцев) – China openly offers Russia an alliance against NATO

XinhuaChinese navy holds live-ammunition drill in East China Sea

RTChina holds massive naval drills to prepare for ‘sudden, cruel & short’ modern war

Chinese & Russian navies to hold drills in South China Sea in September

Alert 5 (Reuters) – Vietnam has secretly shipped Israeli rocket launchers to Spratly Islands

Washington PostAmerican arrested after entering Pakistan; was deported on spy charges in 2011

CBS NewsDozens killed as tensions flare between nuclear neighbors

Times of IndiaBomb targeting mourners outside Quetta hospital kills 42

ThereAreNoSunglasses – (ARY News) – Quetta Hospital Bombed–93 Dead, Most of Them Baloch Lawyers Protesting Leader’s Murder

(India Today) – China/Pakistan Joint Patrols Along China-POK (Pakistan occupied Kashmir) Border

China Activating Regional Military Alliances To Protect Economic Investments

(Khaama Press) – Why Was A Russian Officer and 6 Pakistani Officers 65 Miles Inside of Afghanistan?

BBCKabul explosion: Islamic State ‘admits attack on Hazara protest’

APJapan picks defense chief who downplays wartime past

Tokyo Reporter15 dead, 45 injured after stabbing at disabled facility in Kanagawa

Yonhap News AgencyN.K. launches ballistic missile: S. Korean military 

ReutersLatest North Korea missile launch lands near Japan waters, alarms Tokyo

Japan NewsMissile interception to be standing order

Alert 5 ( 日刊スポーツ・ロゴ ) – North Korea might have launch Rodongs simultaneously to confuse early warning systems

UPINorth Korea blames snake infestation on South Korean spy agency

38 NorthCold War Communications: The Two Koreas Resume Coded Radio Broadcasts

Buenos Aires HeraldOld guard spies want wiretaps back

IntelNewsNotorious Russian arms dealer ‘refused US offer for lighter sentence’

TelegraphSavers fear negative interest rates as Natwest warns businesses might have to pay to hold cash

BloombergDeutsche Bank Set for Investor Scrutiny as Short Sellers Circle

Citigroup, HSBC Jettison Customers as Era of Global Empires Ends

HSBC Bankers Are First Individuals Charged in U.S. Currency Case

Executive Intelligence Review Impact of Congressional HSBC Exposure: Senior Bankers Charged

Common Sense ShowClinton, Comey, Lynch All Guilty of Concealing Money Laundering for Terrorists and the Cartels Says Senior VP at HSBC Bank

The NationThe Obama Administration Has Brokered More Weapons Sales Than Any Other Administration Since World War II

ReutersClinton faces pressure to pick VP who is tough on trade, Wall Street

The InterceptHours Before Hillary Clinton’s VP Decision, Likely Pick Tim Kaine Praises the TPP

CBS NewsTim Kaine changes course on TPP after VP nod

Mad Cow NewsTim Kaine’s Unlikely Biography

CounterpunchHillary and Tim Kaine: a Match Made on Wall Street

CryptogonHundreds of Democratic Party Delegates Replaced with Actors

American EverymanReflections on the Schizophrenic unDNC Convention: Scratchy McScreachalot and her Balloons

Alex Jones ShowHillary Clinton Is Disintegrating Before Our Eyes

XymphoraWWIII celebration dance

The Russians are coming!!!

WikiLeaksSearch the DNC email database

The HillWasserman Schultz booed off stage in Philadelphia

Evidence mounts linking DNC email hacker to Russia

ABC NewsThe NSA Is Likely ‘Hacking Back’ Russia’s Cyber Squads

IntelNewsSophisticated spy malware found on Russian government computers

Zero HedgeTrump: “I Hope Russia Has All 33,000 Emails That Hillary Deleted”

SputnikSnowden Posts Document Alleging US Policy to Hack Foreign Political Parties

Breitbart (interview of William Binney) – NSA Whistleblower: Agency Has All of Clinton’s Deleted Emails

Apparently, all of the finger pointing to Russia was just a distracting ruse…

WikiLeaks (Twitter) – ANNOUNCE: WikiLeaks has decided to issue a US$20k reward for information leading to conviction for the murder of DNC staffer Seth Rich.

Daily MailOutrage at Julian Assange for implicating murdered DNC staffer in email leak and offering $20k reward – as the victim’s parents accuse Wikileaks founder of ‘politicizing this horrible tragedy’

r/The_Donald (reddit) – DNC Data Director Seth Rich was likely assassinated by the Clintons

He is not alone…

Memory Hole blogProcess Server and Activist In DNC Fraud Lawsuit Found DEAD

American Free PressProminent AFP Clinton Researcher Found Dead

This one has been anticipated for some time, but considering the history of the CIA and cancer vaccines (Constantine Report), adding Mike Vanderboegh to the Clinton body pile is not to be dismissed out of hand. See his work on the Oklahoma City Bombing in the The John Doe Times. R.I.P…

Sipsey Street IrregularsA Patriot has passed on today. 

Though it took allegations against the bogeyman of the Russophobists to induce it, the mainstream media is finally acknowledging that this is an issue…

Washington PostBy November, Russian hackers could target voting machines

PoliticoHacker threat extends beyond parties

The most extreme danger, of course, is that cyber intruders could hack the voting machinery to pick winners and losers.

As they likely have done since at least 2004. What is not said however is that it is largely domestic, deep state hackers which are subverting this democratic republic. Cryptogon notes…

caucus99percentElection Fraud Story Gets Worse: Irregularities Tied to E-Voting Machine Companies that Donated to Clinton Fund

Schneier on SecurityHacking the Vote

Cypherpunks (repost of Tim May, 1 Sep 92) – Libertaria in Cyberspace

It isn’t that there are less secrets, but that more of them are being privatized…

Secrecy NewsNumber of New Secrets in 2015 Near Historic Low

As cyber-fiefdoms determine the “need to know” of their denizens…

MIT Technology ReviewGoogle and Microsoft Want Every Company to Scrutinize You with AI

teleSURPolice Ask, Facebook Complies: Social Media as State Privilege

World Net DailyFacebook blocks Michael Savage for posting news on Islamic crime

RTFacebook admits it blocked links to DNC email leaks after censorship accusations

Wall Street On ParadeWikileaks Emails Bring New Attention to Hillary Victory Fund “Money Laundering” Charges

Judicial WatchJudicial Watch Uncovers New Batch of Hillary Clinton Emails

The HillIn email, State asked to ‘take care of’ Clinton Foundation associate

Daily CallerIRS Launches Investigation Of Clinton Foundation

Zero HedgeHillary’s Latest Headache: Skolkovo

Leaked Emails Confirm DNC Officials Planned Anti-Trump Protests

Was Trump Right? Leaked DNC Email Shines Unexpected Light On Cruz’s “Militant” Father

PoliticoSeven Minutes That Shook the Convention

Washington ExaminerKhan specializes in visa programs accused of selling U.S. citizenship

BreitbartClinton Cash: Khizr Khan’s Deep Legal, Financial Connections to Saudi Arabia, Hillary’s Clinton Foundation Tie Terror, Immigration, Email Scandals Together

Panic Mode: Khizr Khan Deletes Law Firm Website that Specialized in Muslim Immigration

Zero HedgeWhy Did Khizr Khan Delete His Law Firm’s Website?

Did he assist 9/11 hijackers with their visas?…

Wayne Madsen ReportAugust 1-2, 2016 — What the media isn’t reporting about Khizr Khan

Khizr Khan, the Muslim immigrant lawyer from Pakistan who arrived in America by way of Dubai and pulled at the heart strings of viewers of the Democratic National Convention by regaling the audience with the story of the loss of his son, Army Captain Humayun Khan, in Iraq, told his son’s story but skipped over his own.

Khizr Khan entered the United States in 1980 from Dubai to attend Harvard Law School. That year saw the Central Intelligence Agency ramp up its operations in Pakistan in support of the Afghan mujaheddin against the Soviets. The Pakistan operation was shepherded by national security adviser Zbigniew Brzezinski, currently an outspoken opponent of Donald Trump and a bitter foe of Russia..

Khizr Khan practices law in New York and is a member of the New York Bar. Khan’s Manhattan law office is next door to the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, which also happens to house the residence of the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, Samantha Power. Power’s husband is Cass Sunstein, President Obama’s former information czar who excels in the art of disinformation, propaganda, and cognitive dissonance. But more interesting is the fact that Khan and his wife are residents of Charlottesville, Virginia, a home to a number of foreign Muslims, many of whom are students at the University of Virginia who wish to change their student visa status to permanent residency, or “green card” status. Charlottesville is a so-called “sanctuary city” that welcomes those who either enter the United States illegally or overstay their limited residency visas.

Khan’s wife, Ghazala, is a pediatrician in Virginia Beach, which is a three-hour drive from Charlottesville. The Khans are not attracted to Charlottesville because of a convenient distance to their places of work. So why do they reside in the university town? When their son died in Iraq in 2004, the Khans lived in Bristow, Virginia, a far suburb of Washington, DC in Prince William County. The Khans had also once lived in Silver Spring, Maryland.

The official notification of Khan’s death stated:

“Captain Humayun S. M. Khan, 27, of Bristow, Virginia, died June 8, 2004, in Baquabah, Iraq, after a vehicle packed with an improvised explosive device drove into the gate of his compound while he was inspecting soldiers on guard duty.  Khan was assigned to Headquarters, Headquarters Company, 201st Forward Support Battalion, 1st Infantry Division, Vilseck, Germany.”

Khan was actually an Army intelligence officer, fluent in Arabic, who worked with Iraqi civilians in a program called the United States-Iraq Sponsorship Program, which was actually an operation designed to recruit Iraqis to work as police and in other “capacities” for the Coalition Provisional Authority, the U.S. occupation government of Iraq. Khan’s home base of Vilseck is a center for U.S. intelligence operations involving units of the U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command. When Khan was killed, oversight of Iraq “transition” programs, such as the U.S.-Iraq Sponsorship Program, had just come under the control of General David Petraeus, the first commander of the Multi-National Security Transition Command – Iraq.

Members of the Pakistani embassy, including deputy chief of mission (DCM) Mohammad Sadiq, attended Captain Khan’s burial at Arlington National Cemetery. The DCM of large embassies are almost always the embassy intelligence chief of station. In the case of Sadiq, this would be the Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). In 2008, Sadiq, who paid his respects to Captain Khan at Arlington, was defending ISI as the Pakistan Foreign Ministry’s chief spokesman. India accused the ISI of bombing its embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. The bombing killed four people, including two Indian diplomats…

Pakistan was not a member of the U.S. coalition in Iraq, which begs the question of why the Pakistani embassy’s ISI chief attended Captain Humayun Khan’s funeral at Arlington? Was Khan working, through his Saudi- and Pakistani-connected father with the ISI? If so, was the contact “sanctioned” by the CIA? If not, was Humayun Khan freelancing and feeding information from Iraq to the ISI, which then passed it to their close allies in the Saudi General Intelligence Department?

Khizr Khan claims he is a “legal consultant” in Charlottesville, although he is not a member of the Virginia Bar. Given the nature of Charlotteville’s status as a sanctuary city, Khan’s legal background and his work with the Muslim community in Virginia, it is likely that Khan offers help to Muslims who have overstayed their student visas in the university and sanctuary city to obtain permanent residence. It should be recalled that seven of the 9/11 hijackers obtained Virginia driver’s licenses, three of which were used as official identification to check in for flights on September 11, 2001. Perhaps if Khizr Khan had not been so willing to help dodgy Muslim “students” overstay their visas and seek workarounds to the law, Virginia might have been able to prevent the hijackers fraudulently obtain driver’s licenses. And had there been no 9/11, there certainly would have been no U.S. invasion of Iraq and Humayun Khan would have realized his dream of attending the University of Virginia law school and becoming a military lawyer. In making it easy for Saudis, Emiratis, and others to game the U.S. immigration system, Khizr Khan shares in some of the responsibility for his son’s death…

And where should another CIA asset exposed by Madsen pop up? Hillary has a Taliban constituency…

WPTV (West Palm Beach) – Orlando shooter’s father attends Hillary Clinton rally in Kissimmee

Madsen has been on a roll of late, having helped to knock out two Republican nominee contenders (Rubio and Cruz)  in the primaries. The latter extracted some revenge with a non-endorsement of Trump at the RNC in Cleveland, and indeed let it be known that it was about what Trump had repeated concerning the Rafael/Oswald connection…

C-Span (ff to 24:00) – Texas Delegation Breakfast

WMRJuly 21-24, 2016 — RNC Cleveland — MS-13 gang targeting Hispanic Trump delegates and supporters

WMR has learned from Hispanic California delegates pledge to Donald Trump that many of them are avoiding giving television interviews because they are afraid that members of the violent El Salvadorean gang, MS-13, will identify them and target their families and property in California during their absence this week. These delegates have flatly refused to be interviewed, although some have been seen on television within the California floor delegation waving Trump signs.

The Trump delegates said that, like themselves, some Hispanic Republicans and others in California are refusing to publicly indicate their preference for Trump because of the threat of violence from MS-13…

InterceptFBI Agent Goaded Garland Shooter to “Tear Up Texas,” Raising New Alarms About Bureau’s Methods

Anti-MediaObama Backs Off Plan to Demilitarize Police After Meeting With Lobbyists

SHTFPlanMartial Law Exercise? Feds Going Door-To-Door In Florida Asking For Urine Samples Amid Zika Outbreak

CryptogonCDC Issues Historic Travel Warning Over Miami Zika Outbreak

Miami HeraldMore bug spray, less dining al fresco planned in Zika zone

EcoWatchFDA Approves Genetically Modified Mosquitoes to Combat Zika in Florida

TelegraphSex ban recommended for British tourists in Florida after Zika outbreak

Inc.Peter Thiel Is Very, Very Interested in Young People’s Blood

PreventDiseaseCDC Admits 98 Million Americans Received Polio Vaccine In An 8-Year Span When It Was Contaminated With Cancer Virus

AllGovMystery GMO Wheat Found Growing in Washington State Could Affect Foreign Trade with U.S

The Sun‘Dangerous Infection’ Russian biological warfare troops rushed to Arctic after outbreak of lethal anthrax hospitalises 40

Daily SheepleDeep Underground Military Bases? Sonora, CA Hit by Mysterious Clockwork “BOOMS” Daily for Years & the New Explanation Makes No Sense

Space.comNew American Spy Satellite Launches on Secret Mission

Spaceflight NowNROL-61 satellite launched Thursday spotted in space by sky-watchers

KTLAMystery Lights in Night Sky Over California, Nevada, Utah Were Chinese Rocket Remnant

Berkeley NewsSprinkling of neural dust opens door to electroceuticals

MIPTPhysicists find a way of “bundling together” multiple elements of a quantum computer

New light on old news…

ThereAreNoSunglassesIf US Ever Releases Jailed Russian Pilots, They Will Either Be Silent Or Silenced

James Fetzer (Robert O’Dowd) – Arrow Air 1285 and the ‘Lucifer Directive’: Part 1, What happened? Part 2, Part 3

BloombergA Mormon Tycoon Wants to Build Joseph Smith’s Mega-Utopia in Vermont

Al MonitorSecret sex life of the ultra-Orthodox has Israelis reading

With U.S. thermonukes in midst of stillborn coup, Erdoğan’s grip strengthens, along with ties to Putin… as Western nations careen towards civil war… much, much more…

…among our headlines of interest, early to mid July, 2016…

Whatever the provenance of the failed coup in Turkey, some unfinished business from 1962 (U.S. State, aangirfan, HLSWILLIWAW) has been brought to the fore…

SputnikGunfire Heard in Turkish Capital; Military Jets, Helicopters Seen Overhead

Military Coup Attempt Underway in Turkey

TelegraphTurkey coup: military attempt to seize power from Erdogan as low flying jets and gunfire heard in Ankara and bridges across Bosphorus in Istanbul closed

ReutersAt height of Turkish coup bid, rebel jets had Erdogan’s plane in their sights

RTLocal authorities block access to air base in Turkey that houses US nukes

Turkish investigators enter & ‘search’ Incirlik air base where US nukes are housed

New YorkerThe H-bombs in Turkey

Wayne Madsen ReportJuly 16-18, 2016 — SPECIAL REPORT. Turkish sources: Erdogan behind “false flag” coup

WMR has been informed by Turkish and foreign intelligence sources inside Turkey that Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan staged the July 15 military coup in order to determine what sections of the military would support it. Erdogan, who was never in any real danger of being overthrown by the small group of mid- and lower-ranking military officers who rallied to support the coup, will use the incident as a way to flush out supporters of exiled Turkish charismatic Islamic leader Fethulleh Gulen.

Turkish sources report that the coup was limited by Erdogan’s design from the very start. Although the coup began as a classic military overthrow of a civilian government, with strategic points — the two cross-Bosporus bridges, the Istanbul international airport, the state broadcast network TRT, and the General Staff headquarters in Ankara — all being taken by the coup leaders, it was doomed to failure.

It is still a mystery how the coup leaders, who limited their actions to seizing a few but not all strategic centers, could shut down all social media in Turkey, including Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube. In fact, after Erdogan left his holiday hotel in Marmaris on the Aegean Sea, his plane was reportedly refused landing at Istanbul’s Ataturk International Airport, which was in rebel hands. Erdogan’s propaganda operation then began to put out false information that Erdogan, who was in the air on his presidential plane, was seeking asylum in Germany. WMR’s sources report that Erdogan’s plane never strayed far from Turkish airspace. Although major social media was shut down, Erdogan appeared on FaceTime from his iPhone on CNN Turk, which had not yet been seized by the rebel military forces.

If the coup had been a serious attempt, FaceTime would have been cut off and CNN Turk would have been seized at the same time that TRT was taken over. Also, the state-run Anadolu news agency continued to issue statements from Prime Minister Binali Yildirim claiming that the coup had been put down just after it started. An actual coup would have seen the news agency also shut down…

Our sources in Turkey claim that the coup attempt was a false flag operation for a number of reasons:

  • The coup attempt started out as a textbook overthrow but rapidly fell apart. Many in Turkey believe that if such a coup was a serious operation, it would not have dissipated so rapidly.
  • After first claiming they had total control of Turkey, the coup leaders gave up with only token resistance.
  • By closing all lanes on the cross-Bosporus bridges and not keeping one lane open so people could get home from work, the population grew angry at the “coup” and its “leaders.”
  • Erdogan’s plane landed without incident. In an actual coup, his plane would have been surrounded by the military and he would have been placed under arrest. Or, if the presidential plane insisted on landing against the military’s orders, it could have been shot down.
  • Erdogan was met at the airport by a crowd waving brand new Turkish flags, the folds still visible. This is always a sign of George Soros’s involvement in themed revolutions, with protesters always waving factory-fresh flags. Some Erdogan supporters were also seen waving brand new flags representing the Muslim separatist group of East Turkestan in western China, a group supported by Soros. Soros’s Open Society Institute operates freely in Istanbul and Soros is on friendly terms with Erdogan.
  • Erdogan’s government ordered the imams to begin using the minarets to urge people into the streets. In an actual military coup, the minaret speaker systems would have been ordered to remain silent or power would have been cut off to the mosques. Erdogan’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) supporters were marching in the streets hand-in-hand with imams and other Muslim officials shouting “Allahu Akbar.”
  • The Pentagon claims it was surprised by the coup. However, U.S. military officers are attached as NATO liaison officers to the Turkish Defense Ministry and Turkish officers work inside the Pentagon. It is doubtful that such a coup could have been planned by a small group of Turkish officers without the Turkish General Staff and U.S. liaison officers knowing about it.
  • Erdogan’s government, on the morning after the coup attempt, ordered the sacking of 2,745 judges.

There were also three military attacks on the Turkish parliament in Ankara. It is very possible that these were carried out by pro-Erdogan military units. Erdogan has been trying to force through a new Constitution for Turkey that would confer even more powers on the president. Erdogan has also seized control of Gulen-owned media, including the newspaper Zaman and he recently suggested that Syrian refugees in Turkey, including a number of jihadists, be granted Turkish citizenship. These moves were met with hostility by Turkey’s opposition parties in parliament. By ordering an attack on parliament, Erdogan was sending a not-so-subtle message to the opposition. In the wake of the coup, Erdogan has silenced the political opposition while having messages of support from U.S. president Barack Obama, German chancellor Angela Merkel, British prime minister Theresa May, and EU President Donald Tusk, among others…

ThereAreNoSunglasses (translation of Hurriyet Daily) – The Bloody Whatsapp Revolutions

The AviationistTurkish F-16 patrolling the skies near Ankara could be tracked online

RT (citing the London Times) – Turkish naval ships & choppers missing since botched coup, fears of Greece defections grow

MirrorTurkey coup: Disturbing picture shows soldiers ‘bound naked’ as Turkish President is warned over ‘purges’ 

Daily MailWas Turkey’s military uprising orchestrated from PENNSYLVANIA?

Did Erdogan STAGE the coup? US-based Turkish cleric facing extradition over botched rebellion claims president orchestrated plot to justify a clampdown on civil rights

FOX NewsErdogan calls on US to extradite Pennsylvania-based cleric after failed Turkey coup

Anadolu AgencyTurks in the US demand to Turkey’s Gulen extradition

Boiling Frogs Post/NewsbudSibel Edmonds Dissects the Turkey Coup Attempt: A CIA-Gulen Concocted Dry Run

Penny for your thoughtsPresident Putin Calls President Erdogan Immediately After Coup Attempt

Fort Russ (translating PolitRussia) – Five Minutes of Common Sense: Post-coup Turkey will compromise with Russia

Fars News AgencyAnkara Mayor: Turkish Officer Involved in Killing of Russian Pilot Participated in Attempted Coup!

American EverymanMilitary Coup in Turkey: Former CIA Officials Give Turkish Coup Plotters Advice On CNN

YnetOne of coup’s leaders former military attaché to Israel

Report: Israel ‘tampered’ with French PM’s cellphone

Jerusalem Post  – IDF receives new signals intelligence chief and special ops

Middle East EyeAbu Dhabi announces launch of Israeli-installed mass surveillance system

Blacked out will be any reference to British, Israeli corps…

Zero HedgeCongress To Release Classified “28 Pages” Detailing Saudi Involvement In 9/11 As Soon As Friday

Global Research (citing La Libre) – The Paris Bataclan Terror Attack: Six French Military Were Present, Instructed Not to Intervene, People Died…

WSWSAmid protests, French government uses emergency powers to impose draft labor law

Distraction needed, on the occasion of Bastille Day (Friday)…

Le MondeAttentat de Nice : Hollande prolonge l’état d’urgence et veut « renforcer » les « actions » militaires « en Syrie et en Irak »

Les moutons enragésAttentat de Nice: Tout ce que nous pouvons apprendre à l’heure actuelle

Middle East EyeNice attack: Security services helpless against ‘weaponisation of everyday life’

Daily MailDid the truck terrorist have an accomplice? Mystery over second man filmed being pinned to the floor by police before he is dragged away off camera

DEBKAfileThe Nice attacker sent his family $110,000 before murder rampage

Nice terror truck had bullet-resistant windshield

Gatestone InstituteFrance: The Coming Civil War

In the U.S., President Weatherman going for broke in final months of term…

KRLD (Dallas/Ft. Worth) – Police: Dallas Shooting Suspect Micah Johnson “Wanted To Kill White People”

“Micah X” said he was acting alone, but little known BPPO claims provenance over attack…

Zero Hedge –  Black Power Political Organization Takes Responsibilty For Murdering 5 Dallas Cops

Eerily reminiscent to November 22, 1963, early reports have multiple snipers triangulating from elevated positions…

21st Century WireDALLAS MAIDAN: Staged Snipers Designed to Inflict 7/7 ‘Strategy of Tension’

Micah Xavier Johnson however was taken out by robot bomb before he could say “I’m just a patsy!”…

Star-TribuneKiller robot used by Dallas police opens ethical debate

Information Clearing HouseGeorge W. Bush Dancing and Laughing It up with the Obamas at the Dallas Memorial

Occurrenceswhocide you on

The carnage spreads…

The AdvocateSuspect shot and killed at scene of Baton Rouge police shootings believed to be lone gunman

CBS NewsCops: Tennessee shooter targeted white victims, similar to Dallas ambush

KMOX (St. Louis) – St. Louis County Police Chief: Ballwin Officer ‘Was Ambushed. Period.’

L.A. TimesIt’s not just Dallas or Baton Rouge — police officers have been killed across the country

Police war not just a U.S. phenomenon…

teleSURGunmen Attack Police Station in Kingston

ABC News4 Killed in Police Station Attack in Kazakhstan

Fort Russ (translating Русская весна) – Armed Armenian opposition takes police building, hostages in Yerevan

Fog of infowar alert, i.e. we make no claims regarding the veracity of the following…

IntellihubOperation “Summer of Chaos” exposed: Obama Admin, Soros, Black Lives Matter, plan to activate martial law before General Election revealed

Daily CallerMeet Some Of The Literal Fascists Attending The RNC – more about Matthew Heimbach at Newsbud

Liberty FightFBI Admits Supplying The Dummy-Bomb To ‘Domestic Terrorist’: Man Arrested For Bureau of Land Management Bomb Plot Admittedly Set Up By Multiple Undercover FBI Employees

SeemorerocksA partially blind, partially deaf young woman beaten by TSA security goons

CircaDespite gun control rhetoric, Obama arms federal civilian agencies more than ever

WhaTechRecent research study: Riot control system market growing steady at 5.4% CAGR

Cited: Market ResearchRiot Control System Market by End User (Law Enforcement, Military), Product (Offensive Weapons, Defensive Weapons), Technology (Electromagnetic & Sonic Weapons, Kinetic Impact Weapons, Chemical Agents & Others) & Region – Global Forecast to 2021

Matthew Aid (UPI) – US Army Buys Tethered Drone Surveillance System

Defense OneMilitary Robotics Makers See a Future for Armed Police Robots

Defense SystemsIARPA wants intel tools that can predict the future

Global Research (Michel Chossudovsky) – “The Doomsday Forum”: Senior Military, Nuclear Weapons Officials Convene… America’s “$1 Trillion Nuclear Weapons Plan”. Take out Russia, Iran and North Korea?

Fort RussPutin: Russia has a secret weapon against US attack

Strategic-Culture (Wayne Madsen) – The Breedlove-Stoltenberg Plan for NATO’s Russia Campaign

Intelligence OnlineIslamic State deploys Caucasian agents

New Eastern Outlook (Tony Cartalucci) – NATO: Lying All the Way to Barbarossa

Blacklisted News (About Croatia) – US to deploy some 1,000 soldiers to Poland as part of NATO response

Underground ReporterFormer Admiral Urges America to Prepare for Imminent Naval Battle with China

Alert 5 (citing BÁO ĐẤT VIỆT) – Delivery of SPYDER to Vietnam has started?

Stratcom confirmed North Korea launched KN-11 on Jul. 8

Korea TimesSeongju picked as site for THAAD battery

teleSURSouth Korea PM Egged in Protest Against US Anti-Missile System

Japan TimesJapan seeks talks with U.S. over ‘no first use’ nuclear policy change

ReutersNorth Korea fires three ballistic missiles in new show of force

USNI NewsRussian Spy Ship Now Off Hawaii, U.S. Navy Protecting ‘Critical Information’

SputnikI Spy with My Big Eye: How Will Russia’s New Missile-Tracking Ship Look?

(citing СвободнаяПресса) – I See You: Russian-Made Sunflower Radar is Capable of Detecting F-35 Jets

Air Force TimesRussia’s ‘high-velocity confrontations’ present risks for U.S. pilots

RT2 Russian pilots killed as ISIS shoots down chopper near Palmyra – MoD 

TASSWarplanes of Russian aircraft carrier to be used in Syria Oct-Jan — source

Caucasian Knot“Milliyet”: IS prepares to send militants from Caucasus to Europe

Boiling Frogs Post (Chistoph Germann) – Western-Backed Chechen “Freedom Fighter” Named as Istanbul Attack Mastermind

Al JazeeeraSaudi Arabia: Bombings target Medina and Qatif mosques

OilPrice.comIs Russia Winning The Oil Export War Against The Saudis?

Saudi Strategy Working: OPEC Captures Largest Market Share Since 1975

Consolidation In Libyan Oil – A Major Red Flag For Oil Markets?

Middle East EyeHow Saif al-Islam became a bargaining chip between Libya’s factions

Indian Ocean NewsletterDjibouti: Chinese offer Russia a corner of their base

Voltairenet (Thierry Meyssan) – The Security Council Gets Ready to order Israel to Break Ties with al-Qaeda

PressTVIsrael approves plans to build 800 new settler units: Official

niqnaqtwo patriots & an air-to-air missile fired at this hezbollah drone – & all MISS IT!!

teleSURUS Journalist in Syria Target of Possible US Drone Strike

PeopleDemocratic National Committee Staffer, 27, Shot Dead in Washington

RTRussian ‘traitor’ who exposed Anna Chapman’s spy ring dead in US – reports

Daily Mail (citing Bild) – Leaked German police report CONFIRMS surge in child rapes by migrants in swimming pools and admits: ‘We have grave cause for concern’

Common DreamsIs Coup Against Corbyn a Plot to Spare Blair from War Crimes Probe?

WikiLeaks (Twitter) – Ahead of the #Chilcot report: 1258 Hillary Clinton emails on #Iraq https://wikileaks.org/clinton-emails/?q=iraq|baghdad|basra|mosoul&mfrom=&mto=&title=&notitle=&date_from=&date_to=&nofrom=&noto=&count=50&sort=0#searchresult

BBCChilcot report: Findings at-a-glance

African AgendaWARLORDS OF THE WEST and their JUDICIARY – THE ICC

GrEaT sAtAn”S gIrLfRiEnDIntervention Pendulum

At long last, the much anticipated redacted chapter of the congressional 9/11 report has been released. With a few obligatory caveats, members of the Saudi royal family and intelligence are strongly implicated as providing financial and logistic support to the alleged hi-jackers . With numerous redactions remaining however, we can only continue to speculate on the role of the British firm BAE Systems (reported to be implicated through the Saudi al Yamamah deal at LaRouchePAC), and the Israeli aviation security company ICTS International (according to a source at the Wayne Madsen Report, this firm is implicated in a footnote within the chapter)…

U.S. House of Representatives Permanent Select Committee on IntelligenceIntel Committee publishes declassified “28 pages”

Judicial WatchCongressional Report on Omar Al-Bayoumi Terrorist Ties Confirms 2014 Judicial Watch FBI Docs Release

Defense OneThe War Over Soon-to-Be-Outdated Army Intelligence Systems

LaRouchePACDeutsche Banks’s London Operations Can Blow Out the Entire System

Zero HedgeThree Former Barclays Traders Convicted Of LIBOR Manipulation

Wayne Madsen ReportJuly 13-14, 2016 — “Big Mother” takes over helm of UK

The “Queen of Surveillance,” UK Home Secretary Theresa May, has assumed the office of Prime Minister. May is a longtime champion of every form of intrusive surveillance that ever came before her desk at the Home Office. For Britain, what is already the world’s leading high-tech surveillance state will now move closer to George Orwell’s dystopian futuristic Britain, a country he dubbed “Airstrip One.” …

May’s pet project at the Home Office has been the passage of the Data Retention and Investigatory Powers (DRIP) Act, legislation that saw its second reading on the way to final passage in the House of Lords. However, Liberal Democratic lords have demanded changes to the legislation and have slowed its final passage.

DRIP will take Britain from being a highly-intrusive nation to one of almost total electronic surveillance…

Although May was a supporter of the remain in the EU campaign, she now says she will oversee Britain’s extrication from the organization. However, many in Britain see May’s sudden support for Brexit as her golden opportunity to leave the jurisdiction of the European Court of Human Rights, therefore removing a major stumbling block on implementation of her surveillance law.

In stateside election news, we headlined the inevitable in our previous installment, the day before it was made official. Here is how it played out from July the 5th…

Zero HedgeFBI Recommends “No Charges” Against Hillary Clinton

FBI Agents Were Told To Sign A “Very, Very Unusual” NDA In Hillary Email Case

Hillary, With Obama By Her Side, Explains To America Why She Is Not “Above The Law”

Peak FBI Corruption? Meet Bryan Nishimura, Found Guilty For “Removal And Retention Of Classified Materials”

Empty wheelDoes Jim Comey Think Thomas Drake Exhibited Disloyalty to the United States?

Intercept (Glenn Greenwald) – Washington Has Been Obsessed With Punishing Secrecy Violations — until Hillary Clinton

RINFHillary Clinton’s Email Operation Violated At Least Six Criminal Laws

N.Y. PostHuma Abedin admits that Clinton burned daily schedules

Breitbart28 Pages Suggest Huma-Connected Group Funded Terrorism

Washington ExaminerState Dept. refuses to say whether Clinton, aides still have security clearance

Global Research (as rescued from the HuffPo memory hole) – Hillary Clinton to be Indicted on Federal Racketeering Charges [??]

Infowars (Roger Stone) – Bill Clinton and the Selling of US Security

(citing 4Chan) – FBI Source: Clinton Foundation Can Bring Down Entire Government

(citing Telegraph) – Former Insider: “Facebook Could Throw an Election….It’s Scary”

FBI Boss Comey Connected to Clinton Foundation

Washington PostSanders loses on trade at Democratic platform meeting

GOP platform strikes tough anti-TPP language but remains more skeptical on trade

9th Circuit: It’s a federal crime to visit a website after being told not to visit it

AllGov (CN) – Judge Orders DEA Disclosure of U.S. Agencies Using Massive Phone Spying Program but Keeps Most Corporate Colluders Secret

GuardianHave you given Pokémon Go full access to everything in your Google account

USA TodayPokémon players shot at in Palm Coast, Fla.

Daily SabahCould Pokémon Go be a worldwide surveillance operation conducted by the CIA?

Prison PlanetPokémon Go Linked to CIA

Given what was covered in our May 3 installment, the Trump/Pense ticket is interesting.

EsquireTrump-Pence ’16: Make Penetration Great Again

Eric Erickson (Twitter) – Did the Aryan Nation design that Trumppence logo?

Reader Supported NewsTrump Child Rape Claim for $100 Million Denied by Trump Attorney

The SunROW OVER KIDS IN ‘HOT AS HELL’ BIKINI RANGE Fashion brand sparks controversy by hiring tiny child models to walk the runway in bikinis

Six summers since the leak was reportedly capped, the carnage continues…

GuardianFlesh-eating bacteria scare along Gulf Coast has locals on alert

Connection to 2010 BP spill is only anecdotally offered. What the writers/editors at the Guardian missed in their dereliction…

Springhill Medical Center (Mobile, August 7, 2014) – Flesh Eating Bacteria Tied to BP Oil Spill Tar Balls

Courthouse News Service (April 23, 2012) – Environmentalists Claim EPA Aproves Oil Dispersants Without Knowing Their Effects

Though not mentioned in the lawsuit, at least one scientific study of the effects of the Corexit, a heavily used dispersant during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, showed that the dispersant may cause serious harm on a microbial level, hindering the oil bioremediation process.
     According to a March 2011 studyby [sic] the Inter-Research Science Center, scientists studied the presence of Corexit in oil from the Deepwater Horizon explosion along the Louisiana coast and found that Corexit was toxic to two crucial, naturally occurring bacteria that aid the bioremediation process of breaking down oil so it becomes nontoxic to other life.
     The study found that Corexit was nontoxic to a third bacteria prevalent in the Gulf of Mexico, which does not contribute to breaking down oil but is highly toxic to marine life, especially to marine and land mammals, including humans. This is the bacteria Vibrio vulnificus. Vibrio vulnificus has been found in high concentrations in tar balls along the Gulf Coast.

Inter-Research Science Center (March 31, 2011) – Effects of COREXIT® EC9500A on bacteria from a beach oiled by the Deepwater Horizon spill

Free Thought ProjectNo Longer a Conspiracy Theory: CIA Director Admits Plans of Aerosol Spraying for Geoengineering

Cited: Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health (11 August 2015) – Evidence of Coal-Fly-Ash Toxic Chemical Geoengineering in the Troposphere: Consequences for Public Health

Farm WarsGlyphosate Link to Brain Damaged Babies in Brazil? New Groundbreaking Report

WaPoElderly Zika patient in Utah may have infected a family contact

ENENewsPhotographer Sneaks into Fukushima: “I can feel a burning sensation in my eyes and thick chemical smell”… We drove straight out — An “almost entirely lifeless” post-apocalyptic world… “IT WAS AMAZING!!!!!” — “Radiation leakage is damaging environment and life in Pacific”

Space.comWhen Will China’s ‘Heavenly Palace’ Space Lab Fall Back to Earth?

NASA‘We Conquered Jupiter’: Juno Enters Orbit

CERNLHC performance reaches new highs

A Maltese cross in the heart of light…

Science DailyThe birth of quantum holography: Making holograms of single light particles!

Soros strikes Brexit gold… The repurposing of ISIS… Hillary skirts Justice for Independence Day… so much more…

…among our headlines of interest, June into July, 2016…

The debate on the eve of the Brexit vote…

The Times (Jacob Rothschild) – All the evidence shows that Brexit would be a disaster

Do those who “doth protest” employ reverse psychology upon a public by whom they know they are hated?…

Guardian (George Soros) – The Brexit crash will make all of you poorer – be warned

And I’ll be all the richer!…

GoldCore (June 10) – Soros Buying Gold On BREXIT, EU “Collapse” Risk

On the other side, the virtual spokesman for Buckingham Palace…

Telegraph (Ambrose Evans-Pritchard) – Brexit vote is about the supremacy of Parliament and nothing else: Why I am voting to leave the EU

An “October Surprise” comes in June for the UK; but Jo Cox was an ultimately ineffectual sacrificial lamb in a desperate sympathy bid for the EU  – or, again, was this reverse psychology?…

Greencrow As the Crow FliesUK “REMAIN” Parliamentarian assassination compared with 1984 shooting

As the election commenced, it looked as if the fix was in…

Prison PlanetVote Fraud? Brexit Supporters Fear Ballots Marked in Pencil Could be Changed

Zero HedgeFarage Denies Conceding: “We Haven’t Had A Single Bloody Vote Counted”; S&P Futures Surge

If it was a fix, it came not as expected…

It’s All Over As “Leave” Wins Brexit Referendum: Markets Everywhere Are Crashing

And yet, the one who warned of “serious consequences for ordinary people”…

Market WatchSoros looks set to make a killing on Brexit result

BloombergBillionaire Soros Was ‘Long’ on Pound Before Vote on Brexit

Soros Wagered Deutsche Bank Would Drop in Brexit Turmoil

Is the situation akin that of Nathan Rothschild at Waterloo? (Rothschild Archive)

PieczenikBrexit: The 21st Century Battle of Waterloo: Britain Vanquishes France Once Again!

Wall Street JournalEuropean Cities Battle for London’s Finance Crown After Brexit Vote

Spiegel Europe Is Dead: Long Live Europe?

IndependentEven though we voted for it, a Brexit won’t happen in the end. Here’s why

Or is this why…

Wayne Madsen ReportJune 29-30, 2016 — SPECIAL REPORT. The EU: a powerhouse and protection mechanism for a pedophile hierarchy

It is entirely fitting that the European Central Bank (ECB) chief Mario Draghi has decided to convene the annual meeting of ECB bankers in the Portuguese city of Sintra. Draghi and his fellow bankers are trying to decide how to mitigate the effects of the Brexit vote by Britain to leave the European Union. Sintra, which is outside of Lisbon, is a three hour drive from Praia da Luz, Portugal. And it is in the coastal resort town of Praia de Luz where the real story behind the British, Portuguese, French, Danish, Dutch and other EU nationalities’ rejection of the evil artifice of the EU infrastructure begins.

The European Union and its goal of a borderless Europe, the euro common currency, a common police force – EUROPOL – benefits only one major and influential group: the pedophile network that dominates the EU and individual member states like the United Kingdom, Belgium, France, the Netherlands, Luxembourg, Sweden, and others. The Schengen system, which drops intra-European border controls, permits pedophiles, even those with prior criminal records, to travel unchallenged throughout the Schengen group of countries. Schengen also permits pedophiles to transport kidnapped minors across national boundaries. The euro permits the pedophile networks to engage in money laundering with ease. The EU enables investors to build and maintain “family friendly” resort complexes in countries like Portugal, Spain, and France. These resorts actually cater to the whims of pedophiles. The EU also supports the political and social “rights” of various practitioners of sexual deviancy, which provides legal cover for pedophiles to establish various NGOs across Europe to push their political agenda. Two such outfits are the UK’s Pedophile Information Exchange (PIE) and its ally, the National Council for Civil Liberties, which advocate for the decriminalization of sex between adults and children as young as ten years of age. In other words, the EU and member states like the UK have enabled a virtual continental-wide paradise for pedophiles…

May 3, 2007 was the day that 3-year old Madeleine McCann disappeared from her family’s holiday rental apartment on the southern coast of Portugal in the Algarve region. The disappearance of the little girl from Apartment 5A of the Ocean Club Resort, managed by Mark Warner, Ltd., became an immediate media sensation in Britain and throughout Europe. But, just as the news about Madeleine’s disappearance broke, top officials of Number 10 Downing Street, the residence of then-British Prime Minister Tony Blair, began to conduct a damage control campaign. Why would the staff of a British Prime Minister become involved in media spin about a missing little girl on holiday with her parents and siblings in Portugal? Of course, the story pulled at the heart strings of any normal person but the reaction of Blair and his advisers was suspect, to say the least.

Sigmund Freud and his deviant pedophile heir

Now comes news that the late Liberal MP, broadcaster, and humorist Sir Clement Freud, the grandson of psychopathology sex expert Dr. Sigmund Freud, was known to be a pedophile. Of greater interest is that fact that Freud owned a villa in Praia da Luz, very close to the Ocean Club Resort where Madeleine turned up missing. It has also been reported that Freud was acquainted with the McCanns and their three children, including Madeleine. Freud died in 2009, some two years after Madeleine was reported missing. The presence of several known and suspected pedophiles living and holidaying in and around Praia da Luz, including a number of people questioned by the Portuguese police, has a number of missing children investigators convinced that the resort town is a major center of pedophile activity in Europe.

Within the first few weeks of the investigation by British and Portuguese police of little Madeleine’s disappearance, Number 10 dispatched Clarence Mitchell, a former BBC television news reporter/anchor and the head of Blair’s Central Office of Information’s (COI) Media Monitoring Unit to Portugal to act as the McCann’s official spokesman. Mitchell’s media watchdog job had been to ensure that the media only published and broadcast the official disinformation issued by Blair and other ministers in his government on a wide range of topics. Mitchell was sent off to Portugal to put forth only that information about Madeleine’s disappearance that comported with Number 10’s wishes.

Mitchell replaced the first spin doctor dispatched to Portugal. She was Sheree Dodd, a former Daily Mirror journalist and Foreign and Commonwealth Office spokesman who was a spokesperson for Blair. It is suspected that Dodd began questioning the “facts” being spun about Madeleine’s disappearance and began leaking such doubts anonymously to the press. Dodd lasted only a few days in the job before being replaced by Mitchell.

Blair and Mitchell must have been fully aware that the Portuguese police investigation, and that of the British police, would soon uncover links to the immense pedophilia that dominates the power structures of the EU in Brussels and Strasbourg, as well as the national governments of Britain, Belgium, the Netherlands, France, and other EU member states. Of greater interest is the fact that a few months after Madeleine’s disappearance, Mitchell contracted with a public relations firm owned by Matthew Freud to help handle media operations on the McCann case. Freud also happens to be the son of Praia da Luz resident and suspected pedophile Sir Clement Freud…

Muzzling the media: a pedophile specialty

The Mitchell media machine and its London barristers managed to intimidate several independent media outlets that were vigorously pursuing the truth about Madeleine’s disappearance. These included the Portuguese newspaper Tal & Qual, which was sued and soon folded its operations. Some of the same legal threats against the media reporting the truth about the McCann case were also employed against journalists investigating the pedophile scandal at the Haute de Garenne,a former children’s orphanage on the isle of Jersey, a self-governing British island between France and England. In 2008, small human remains were found on the grounds of the orphanage, which had been a favorite place for BBC pedophile Jimmy Saville to visit. Jersey’s former health minister Stuart Syvret has been branded a “conspiracy nutter” by the Jersey government and its small media operations.

In 2011, American journalist American journalist Leah McGrath Goodman, who investigated the orphanage, was detained at Heathrow airport and banned from re-entering the UK. Although U.S. citizens can be prevented from entering Jersey by being barred from the UK, EU citizens wanting to visit either Jersey or Guernsey and its dependencies, can do so freely from either France or the UK. The Brexit will make this a much more difficult process from the European mainland. Jersey is another case where the EU benefits pedophilia more than it does trade and tourism.

The capital of the EU, Brussels, was ground zero for one of the worst pedophile cases in modern European history, the Dutroux Affair. From 1995 to 1996, Dutroux was convicted of raping and torturing six girls, ages 8 to 19, four of whom he murdered. In 1992, Dutroux was released from prison after having been convicted of raping five young girls. Dutroux received an early release on the order of Belgian Justice Minister Melchior Wathelet. At his strangely-delayed 2004 trial, Dutroux claimed that he was part of a European-wide pedophile ring that included top officials of the police force and government. The rumors of the cover-up of the Dutroux Affair led into the Belgian Royal Palace. On July 21, 2013, King Albert II, who had been rumored to have been involved in the Dutroux cover-up, surprised Belgium by announcing his abdication for “health reasons.” A member of the House of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha, the same ruling family as that of the UK, Albert remains alive as of this day…

(those are few excerpts – there is much more for WMR subscribers)

Why then did Elizabeth Saxe-Coburg-Gotha favor Brexit?…

The Sun (8th March 2016) – Revealed: Queen backs Brexit as alleged EU bust-up with ex-Deputy PM emerges

TarpleyBritish Ruling Class Rammed Through Brexit to Set the Stage for New Imperial Adventures

TelegraphThe Queen urges Britain to calm down and tells MSPs they should feel ‘hope and optimism’

Is she the exception proving the rule?…

Foreign PolicyIt’s Time for the Elites to Rise Up Against the Ignorant Masses

The Brexit has laid bare the political schism of our time. It’s not about the left vs. the right; it’s about the sane vs. the mindlessly angry.

While the great unwashed masses have spoken, the elites will not take it lying down…

Radio PolandNew EU ‘superstate plan’ by France, Germany: report

Voltairenet (Jean-Marc Ayrault, Frank-Walter Steinmeier) – A strong Europe in a world of uncertainties

ExpressEU Army on way? EU cannot rely on NATO and needs new defence policy says Brussels chief

It may too late however to stem the ensuing chaos…

EU BACKLASH: Brexit ‘TSUNAMI’ expected as 34 referendums set to rock union

ReutersSinn Fein calls for Irish unity poll as Brexit fallout begins

New Scotland independence referendum ‘highly likely’: Sturgeon

Spain seeks to jointly govern Gibraltar after Brexit

Cracks emerge in the European consensus on Russia

VoltairenetNato/Exit’s Vital Objective

– Brexit coincides with India’s and Pakistan’s entry into the SCO

Mirror (citing SITE) – ISIS calls for attacks in Berlin and Brussels to ‘paralyse’ Europe in wake of Brexit chaos

We have previously identified a possible supply line of materiel for ISIS attacks in Europe through Bilal Erdoğan’s fleet of tankers in the BMZ Group, just as the Russians had been charging that Turkey has been enriching itself through the sale of oil originating in areas controlled by the Islamic State. It would appear however that recent shifts in geopolitical alliance have been accompanied by the re-purposing of ISIS, now wielded against those who only months ago may have availed themselves of its services…

Al MonitorIsrael and Turkey have reconciled, now what?

Fort Russ (translating Ruposters) – Gazprom Declares Readiness for Dialogue On “Turkish Stream”

RTErdogan apologizes to Putin over death of Russian pilot, calls Russia ‘friend & strategic partner’

Is this then a “message” in reply?…

ISIS-suspected blasts rock Istanbul’s largest airport

CCTV of Turkey attack: Moment Ataturk Airport bomber explodes himself after being shot (GRAPHIC)

Mahir Zeynalov (Twitter) – Initial footage from Istanbul airport after two loud explosions

Daily Sabah45 killed, more than 200 injured in Brussels-style Istanbul Atatürk Airport terror attacks

21st Century WireCOINCIDENCE? US State Dept Issues Turkey Travel Warning Day Before Istanbul Attacks

Making a threat to the American people?…

Washington Free BeaconCIA Director Brennan Says Istanbul Bombings Should Serve as Warning to U.S.

In as much as Brennan has been linked to Fast and Furious (LarouchePAC), his fingerprints have already been found on ISIS weapons…

Judicial WatchLaw Enforcement Sources: Gun Used in Paris Terrorist Attacks Came from Phoenix

N.Y. TimesC.I.A. Arms for Syrian Rebels Supplied Black Market, Officials Say

Brennan, need we remind, rose in his career as the most favored CIA station chief in Riyadh…

Mint Press NewsUS Praises Saudi Leadership In Syria, But Docs Reveal Collaboration In Creation Of ISIS

Iraqi government making gains against ISIS, but not without retaliations…

Iraqi NewsBaghdad bombing: Casualties in Karrada rise to 347

VoltairenetContrary to US advice, Iraq bombs an Isis convoy

21st Century WireGAME OVER: Airstrikes Annihilate 700 ISIS Vehicles Fleeing Fallujah

Antiwar – Airstrikes near Fallujah Kill Hundreds; 285 Killed in IraqSuicide Blast at Abu Ghraib Mosque; 166 Killed in IraqMilitia Accused of Destroying Homes; 112 Killed in Iraq – Militias Sneak into Fallujah; 256 Killed in Iraq Battles, AttacksFighting Continues in Fallujah; 240 Killed Across Iraq

Middle East EyeOnly a third of Fallujah ‘cleared’ of IS, US says days after victory declared

Arms depot blast kills at least 29 near Libyan capital

UK troops ‘operating from French-led Libyan base aiding renegade general’

Obama meets influential young Saudi prince to improve relations

APFile 17 is glimpse into still-secret 28 pages about 9/11

Other happenings around the world…

DEBKAfileBangladesh: ISIS pays Italy back for role in Libya

WMRJune 20-21, 2016 — Is the White House using Indonesia to stir up tensions with China? – with extended excerpts:

The third armed clash between Indonesian maritime patrol craft and a Chinese fishing vessel has been reported in the extreme southern part of the South China Sea. Although China has had maritime territorial disputes with other countries in the region, particularly the Philippines and Vietnam, Sino-Indonesian relations have been spared from the tensions elsewhere in the region, particularly around hotly-contested islands in the Paracel and Spratly groups. However, that has now changed with yet another clash between the Indonesian Navy and Chinese fishing boats in the Natuna Islands area. Although the Chinese “Nine-Dash Line” map does not include Indonesia’s Natuna islands, the territory claimed by China does reach into what Indonesia claims as its Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ). China says the waters are in China’s traditional fishing area. 

In March, a Chinese Coast Guard vessel tried to prevent the Indonesian Navy from towing away a Chinese fishing boat. In May, the Indonesian Navy opened fire on a Chinese fishing boat as it was fleeing the area. The boat was captured and its crew continues to be detained in Ranai, the capital of the Natuna islands. On June 17, the Indonesian Navy opened fire on another Chinese fishing boat, injuring one crewman.

The recent open warfare between Indonesia and China is music to the ears of those in the Obama White House and Pentagon who are itching for a dual military conflict between the United States on one side and China and Russia on the other.

In 2015, China officially recognized Indonesia’s sovereignty over the Natuna islands. More significantly, China also recognized Indonesia’s EEZ right, which also happen to extend into China’s “Nine-Dash Line” boundary. However, there are now full-blown naval clashes between China and Indonesian vessels on the high seas. Who is responsible for this sudden breakdown in relations between Beijing and Jakarta?

The answer lies in an Oval Office occupied by a president with deep familial roots in Indonesia and someone whose past few trips to Asia have been designed to ratchet up tensions with China. Some outside influence has prompted Indonesian president Joko “Jokowi” Widodo to lay down the gauntlet to China. President Obama is the likely behind-the-scenes villain since he is someone who has shown through his military “pivot to Asia” that he will take advantage of any potential hot spot in Asia to rattle American sabers against China. Since announcing his pivot to Asia in 2011, Obama has undertaken a series of provocative moves against China. These have included:

– Visiting Vietnam and announcing that the U.S. would sell weapons to the country that continues to be plagued by un-exploded U.S. ordnance, including land mines, from the Vietnam War.
– Ordering the return of U.S. troops and bases to the Philippines, including the reactivation of the U.S. Navy presence in Subic Bay.
– Negotiating with Vietnam the return of the U.S. Navy to Cam Ranh Bay, a major U.S. base during the Vietnam War.
– Basing U.S. P-8 Poseidon maritime surveillance aircraft and four littoral combat ships in Singapore.
– Basing U.S. Marines and U.S. air assets in Darwin, Australia.
-Quietly pressuring Japan to eliminate the constitutional clause, inserted at the insistence of General Douglas MacArthur, prohibiting Japan from maintaining an offensive military structure.
– Increasing the number of joint naval exercises with South Korea.
– Inviting the Indian Navy, for the first time, to take part in naval exercises with the U.S. and Japanese navies in waters off of the Senkaku (Diaoyu) Islands, claimed by Japan and China, in the East China Sea. The annual U.S.-Indian Malabar exercise was moved from Indian waters to those close to China for the sole purpose of ratcheting up tensions with China.
– Assisting the Philippines in creating a National Coast Watch Center in Manila.
– Authorizing a $1,83 billion arms deal with Taiwan that includes missiles and naval frigates.
– Establising a U.S. Marine Corps presence in the Malaysian state of Sabah on Borneo.
– Deploying Global Hawk and Triton unmanned aerial vehicles to Andersen Air Force Base in Guam.
– Permanently linking the Brunei military with a U.S. state Army National Guard unit for joint training and operations.
– Increasing the number of Chinese-speaking agents at the CIA station co-located with the U.S. Consulate General in Hong Kong.
– Detailing a greater number of naval vessels from the U.S. Navy’s Third Fleet in San Diego to East Asian waters….

There has recently been a debate in Indonesia about opening up an investigation of the 1965 coup that toppled President Sukarno and resulted in a genocide against actual and perceived members of the Indonesian Communist Party (PKI) and ethnic Chinese Indonesian citizens. As many as one million may have been killed as a result of the Central Intelligence Agency-backed coup and the resulting massacre of leftists and Chinese. The General Suharto regime that took power had two willing accomplices. One was Lieutenant Colonel Lolo Soetoro of the Indonesian Army, the stepfather of Obama, who enrolled his young stepson in a state school after declaring him an Indonesian citizen. The other accomplice to genocide was Ann Dunham Soetoro, Obama’s mother whose covert CIA work for the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) resulted in her identifying all the leftists in central Javanese villages and the turning over lists of Indonesian “Reds” to her husband who passed them to Suharto’s execution teams.

Although many Indonesians favor an investigation of the 1965 coup, which could result in the roles of Obama’s stepfather and mother being revealed, the secrets of the Obama family and the coup and the systematic genocide of the Communists and ethnic Chinese may remain as just that, secret. Protests against any investigation of the coup by Saudi-influenced Islamists in Indonesia have broken out in Indonesia. The ringleaders of the protests are senior officers of the Indonesian military and, more importantly, the Islam Defenders Front (FPI) and the Islamic People’s Forum (FUI), both groups financed by Wahhabist financiers based in Saudi Arabia. Just as right-wing Muslims assisted Suharto, Lolo Soetoro, Ann Dunham Soetoro, and the CIA in helping to stamp out the PKI and target the ethnic Chinese, they have come to the assistance of the CIA, now run by pro-Wahhabist John Brennan, in opposing an investigation of the events of 1965 and succeeding years…

WMR has been informed that U.S. special operations teams have deployed with Indonesian naval forces in patrolling the waters of the South China Sea and assisting in the interdiction of Chinese fishing vessels and Coast Guard patrol boats. This comes on the heels of first-ever joint U.S. and Indonesian submarine exercises in Indonesia waters. For many years, CIA personnel have worked with Indonesian fishermen, some who supplement their incomes by also engaging in piracy, in interdicting and boarding vessels of interest transiting the seas around the Natuna islands. More than one North Korean-flagged, as well as “flag of convenience” merchant ships have been boarded by joint teams of Indonesian fishermen/pirates and U.S. special operations personnel. The U.S. teams locate and seize military items from North Korea, including missiles and their components, and nuclear components heading to North Korea, while the moonlighting Indonesian fishermen are welcome to take all the Chinese-made televisions, laptop computers, and other consumer goods they can haul away. When WMR’s editor first came across this U.S.-Indonesian operation in the 1990s, during the Clinton administration, the CIA asked that the details not be published. This editor agreed at the time but now it is obvious that the U.S. dalliance with piracy on the open seas is no longer confined to interdicting North Korean materials for North Korea’s nuclear program but is aimed at starting a war with China.

With the same type of teams now working together to target Chinese fishing boats, the Obama administration has crossed a dangerous line. The framers of the U.S. Constitution, who were emphatic about requiring a U.S. president to be “natural born,” intended to bar from office foreign-born individuals whose biases and connections to foreign countries could result in a dual-loyalty problem. Obama’s Indonesian connections have not only helped to bring Indonesia on to America’s side in a looming conflict with China but have also disrupted Indonesia’s desire to pursue the whole truth about the coup of 1965.

XinhuaChina Voice: Who’s really militarizing South China Sea?

Xi urges caution on U.S. missile system in ROK

Korea HeraldS. Korea, U.S., Japan set for 1st joint missile defense exercise in Hawaii

Alert 5MDA to test THAAD in Alaska

Yonhap News Agency  – U.S. says THAAD talks ‘progressing well’

N. Korea fires off 2 Musudan IRBM missiles

38 NorthA Partial Success for the Musudan

Focus TaiwanTaiwan missile mishap strikes fishing boat, kills captain

Alert 5Someone managed to capture the firing of HF-3 anti-ship missile

SputnikNew Russian Base on Kuril Island to ‘Change Military Balance’ in Pacific

RTRussia successfully test-fires anti-ballistic missile – Defense Ministry

Russia to reveal location of US military satellites in free space database – report

CIA agent attacked US Embassy guard in Moscow – Russian Foreign Ministry

Washington PostRussia is harassing U.S. diplomats all over Europe (yellow journalism alert: see WMR: Back to the Cold War for Uncle Sam’s propagandists)

From the email portfolio of General Philip Breedlove at DCLeaks, suggesting a reversal of our question-mark headline, Obama checks War Party? – War Party checks Obama?…

InterceptHacked Emails Reveal NATO General Plotting Against Obama on Russia Policy

Dances With BearsUS STRATEGY FOR RUSSIA – WAGE WAR BUT NOT DECLARE IT

GrEaT sAtAn”S gIrLfRiEnDBarbarossa!

ABC NewsUS Has Another Close Call With Russian Ship in the Mediterranean

Zero HedgeUS, Russian Warplanes “Clash” Over Syria

L.A. TimesRussian jets strike American-backed forces in Syria, ignoring U.S. warnings

ThereAreNoSunglasses (Daily Star) – Putin Stops Obama’s Boys From Grabbing Primary Syrian Oil Town

Russia Excoriated For Bombing Cannabalistic Al Nusra Front In al-Tanf, US Calls Them “New Syrian Army”?

TASSRussian, U.S. military discuss preventing of incidents in Syrian operations

GuardianCanada to send 1,000 soldiers to boost Nato presence on Russia border

N.Y. TimesRussia Fires Dozens of Military Officers in Baltic Region

Matthew Aid (AP) – Lithuania Charges Russian Citizen With Spying for Russian Intelligence

Washington Free BeaconMoscow Building Spy Site in Nicaragua

Radio HavanaHistoric Bilateral Cease Fire Agreement Signed Between FARC-EP Rebels and Colombian Government

teleSURBolivia’s Morales Accuses US Drug Enforcement Agency of Selling Seized Drugs

Senate Report Clears Rousseff of Budget Manipulation

IndependentDilma Rousseff interview: Brazil’s first female leader on trying to clear her name

BloombergPuerto Rico Defaults on Debt as Obama Approves Restructuring

ObserverDid FBI and Justice Dept. Enable Puerto Rico’s Financial Meltdown?

Army TimesU.S. Army’s success in Gabon may trigger more African partnerships

Indian Ocean NewsletterUS-Arab cold war in the Horn of Africa

Strategy PageSomalia: The Invisible Fist

BloombergEvery Banker in the World Is Chasing the Saudi Aramco Deal

NOWTehran: Saudi backing Kurdish militants in Iran

AMNIsraeli Intelligence chief: We do not want ISIS defeat in Syria

Defense OneUS-Israel Sign Cyber Defense Declaration

Al ArabiyaQaeda fighters kidnap US-backed rebel chief in Syria

Moon of AlabamaAn Eyewitness Tells How The U.S. Ambassador Instigated “Revolution” In Syria

Know-Nothing “Diplomats” Prepare For Hillary’s War On Syria

UAWireUS General: We are ready to create a no-fly zone in Syria

The SunRUSSIAN RAMPAGE: Vladimir Putin to send Russia’s largest warship to Syria to destroy ISIS once and for all

Fort Russ (translating ФАН) – Electronic Jamming Protects Russian Mi-24 From Takfiri “Stingers”

(translating Le Monde) – How French cement company Lafarge collaborated with the Islamic State

Intelligence OnlineTurki bin Muqrin still BAE’s man in Riyadh

Voltairenet (translating Hürriyet) – Legal Action Against KTKB, the bank that finances jihad

BBCWorld-Check terrorism database exposed online

Common Sense ShowPatriotic Ex-Special Ops Are Killing Bankers and It Is Going to Accelerate According to Inside Sources

N.Y. TimesHedge Fund Manager Charged With Insider Trading Is Found Dead

N.Y. Post3 arrested with loaded guns, body armor at Holland Tunnel

NBC4 (Washington D.C.) – Report of Active Shooter at Joint Base Andrews Was False Alarm, Officials Say

InfowarsNew Evidence of Multiple Participants in Orlando Shooting

Daily SheepleFBI Transcript Shows Nobody Died in Orlando Shooting Until SWAT Teams Entered the Building at 5:13 AM

InterceptFBI Still Concealing Almost All of What the Orlando Gunman Said

Orlando SentinelFBI asks agencies who responded to Pulse to deny records requests

ReutersMateen altered looks, researched anti-psychotic drugs before attack

Bill Warner InvestigationsOrlando Imam Marcus Robertson Filed a 2012 Federal Lawsuit on FBI Claiming he Worked for FBI & CIA Who Wanted Him to Fire on American Citizens in West Africa

CBS12 (West Palm Beach) – ISIS ‘kill list’ targets Palm Beach, Treasure Coast residents: Ex-FBI agent

Add another to the Clinton body count?…

Page 6Disgraced ex-UN official’s death ‘conveniently timed’

[John] Ashe was due in court Monday with his Chinese businessman co-defendant Ng Lap Seng, who is charged with smuggling $4.5 million into the US since 2013 and lying that it was to buy art and casino chips.

Ng was identified in a 1998 Senate report as the source of hundreds of thousands of dollars illegally funneled through an Arkansas restaurant owner, Charlie Trie, to the Democratic National Committee during the Clinton administration…

“During the trial, the prosecutors would have linked Ashe to the Clinton bagman Ng. It would have been very embarrassing. His death was conveniently timed.”

These are probably not the Clintons’ doing, but who knows?…

NBC12 (Phoenix) – Feds join probe of Maryvale serial killings

AZ CentralFBI: Tucson man arrested in conspiracy to commit terrorism in Arizona

Considering what took place in Phoenix on Monday evening, June 28…

ABC15US Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Bill Clinton meet privately in Phoenix before Benghazi report

Hot AirReporter: FBI ordered ‘no photos, no pictures, no cell phones’ during Clinton/Lynch meeting

ObserverSecurity Source Details Bill Clinton Maneuver to Meet Loretta Lynch

Scandalous to say the least, but timed in such a way as to skirt the attention of a distractable American public on an extended Independence Day weekend. Things moved quickly after the scandal gained traction by the end of the week: early Saturday…

Zero HedgeHillary Cracks, Gives FBI A “Voluntary” Three Hour Interview Over Private Email Server

…later Saturday…

MediaiteSources: Hillary Clinton Not Expected to Face Charges in Federal Email Probe

World Net DailyCNN reports no charges against Hillary

…in spite of the publicly available evidence that has been mounting against her…

APClinton’s State Dept. calendar missing scores of entries

Clinton failed to hand over key email to State Department

Emails: State Dept. scrambled on trouble on Clinton’s server

Tom Cotton might find himself outted for this little quip…

Breitbart  – Sen. Tom Cotton Quips: FBI Might Ask Putin for Copies of Missing Hillary Emails

Secret Memo: 42-Page Leaked DNC Document Reveals Clinton Foundation Scandal ‘Vulnerabilities’ for Hillary Clinton

FOX NewsClinton sought secret info on EU bailout plans as son-in-law’s doomed hedge fund gambled on Greece

Naked capitalismUNCOUNTED: The True Story of the California Primary

Contrast Austria with the banana republic of USA, showing what should happen when election irregularities occur…

GuardianAustrian presidential election result overturned and must be held again

InfowarsSecret Service Agent on Hillary: ‘She’s going to move towards a dictatorship’

U.S. House of RepresentativesSelect Committee on Benghazi Releases Proposed Report

Guccifer 2.0Dossier on Hillary Clinton from DNC

The Smoking GunDNC Financial Records Stolen By “Guccifer 2.0”

Naked Security154 million voter records exposed, including gun ownership, Facebook profiles and more

EFFFederal Court: The Fourth Amendment Does Not Protect Your Home Computer

FedscoopData mining software used by spy agencies just got more powerful

Empty WheelKey Details about the Mitch McConnell Bid to Expand FBI Surveillance

Cloture vote fails by two, but McConnell will have another go at it, with Feinstein’s likely yeah and only one other Senator to bribe or blackmail…

TechdirtSenate Just Barely Rejects Plan To Expand FBI Surveillance Powers

Blackmailed: pedophile Dennis Hastert was the Speaker of the House who presided over the passing of the PATRIOT Act…

USA TodayEx-House Speaker Dennis Hastert starts prison term

Blackmailable? These allegations floundered in a California court, but have now moved to Trump’s home turf…

The Real Deal“Jane Doe” files civil rape complaint against Trump in NY court

World Net DailyHillary welcomes Trump as ally in gun-control measureMemo to Trump on no-fly list gun ban

AmmolandAll Versions of So-Called ‘Terror Watchlist’ an Affront to Liberty

Free Thought ProjectMedia Silent as Concealed Carrier Stops Mass Shooting in Progress at a South Carolina Nightclub

Slayer Frontman to Crowd: When Guns are Taken ‘People F*cking Die!’

Old news, but still timely…

Fauquier Free CitizenSeventy-two killed resisting gun confiscation in Boston!

Those 72 are groaning in their graves at this little stunt…

The Daily SheepleDem Gun Control Sit-in, Complete with Fluffy Pillows and Taxpayer-Funded Buffet, Just Ended

Among the living, here are some other ideas as to how to express our displeasure…

American MirrorActivists plan ‘world’s largest fart-in’ during Hillary’s DNC speech

Crooks and LiarsAlex Jones And Roger Stone Discuss A Ball Gag Protest At RNC

Will Cleveland and/or Philly 2016 make Chicago ’68 look like a play-pen?…

Unicorn RiotNew Cleveland RNC Police & Military Docs: FEMA Base to Setup at NASA

Daily MailProtester, 20, grabbed a policeman’s firearm at Las Vegas rally and said he wanted to KILL Donald Trump, after driving from California and learning how to shoot on a gun range the day before

Our gut disinfo detector tells us this story stinks, but it’s out there…

Get Off the BSFailed Trump Assassin Michael Sandford Trained With Omar Mateen

APFuller picture emerges of man arrested at Trump rally

The AP picture is in fact quite vacuous, skirting over the question of how Sandford was able to fund his “mission”…

WMRJune 21-22, 2016 — Is 2016 the year of the assassin?

…Sandford, who lived with his mother in Dorking in Sussex, England, is reported to be autistic and having an obsession with robots featured in the television show “Robot Wars.” The UK Mirror reported that Sandford had no idea how to operate the robots he ordered.

Sandford’s robot fascination is reminiscent of John Warnock Hinckley, Jr.’s infatuation with actress Jodie Foster. Hinckley wanted to impress the actress by killing President Ronald Reagan. Sandford reportedly spent thousands of dollars on robots sold by the TV show starting at the age of 15. However, Sandford’s sources of income have not been explained. He was in the United States illegally, having overstayed his tourist visa. He was said to be homeless and living in his car.

Sandford drove from Los Angeles to Las Vegas to assassinate trump at the Treasure Island Hotel and Casino theater. Sandford had tickets for Trump’s appearance in Las Vegas and a later campaign stop in Phoenix, where he intended to try to shoot Trump if he was not able to make an attempt in Las Vegas. Sandford, a white teen from an English-speaking country, did not meet the profile of a Trump assassin. Trump’s rhetoric against Muslims and Mexicans would have envisaged a different type of assassin for Secret Service and FBI profilers. Law enforcement did not explain where Sandford obtained the funds to travel to the United States from Britain and pay for the car and gasoline used to stalk Trump. Sandford is said to have visited a Las Vegas firing range the day before he tried to kill Trump. Sandford’s firing of a 9 millimeter Glock pistol was reportedly the first time he ever fired a weapon.

Neither did law enforcement reveal how Sandford managed to fund his entire stay of 18 months in the United States, a visit that started in Hoboken, New Jersey and ultimately ended up in the Ontario-San Bernardino area of southern California. Nor was there any explanations about where Sandford obtained the money to buy a 2007 BMW 328i, which he used to drive cross-country. Some British news reports suggest that Sandford tried to sell all of his robots for £1500. However, that would not be nearly enough for an airline ticket, a BMW, gasoline, and food to travel across the United States in an 18 month-long odyssey to carry out a plot to assassinate Trump. When Sandford was arrested, law enforcement discovered his British driver’s license. But no mention was made of his British passport that would have been a requirement to enter the United States.

Hoboken police have not yet determined where Sandford lived in the city just across the Hudson River from Manhattan. Nor have the police figured out what Sandford was doing in Hoboken in the first place.

Federal prosecutors in Las Vegas and British law enforcement officials confirmed that Sandford suffered from “mental issues” with British authorities claiming Sandford had an obsessive compulsive disorder and had been treated at an English hospital. If so, how did Sandford escape being included on the U.S. no-fly list as a potential threat to a U.S.-bound airplane and its passengers and crew?

Sandford’s mental problems and fascination for robots leads to some uncomfortable questions. Was Sandford’s robot fixation a result of his own programming to be an assassin. The Central Intelligence Agency’s MK-ULTRA program included the programming of assassins whose actions would be triggered by suggestive phrases, people, or things. For Hinckley, it was Jodie Foster. For Mark David Chapman, it was John Lennon, who he eventually killed. For Bremer, Chapman, and others, it was also J.D. Salinger’s novel “Catcher in the Rye.” For Sandford, was the trigger the robots in “Robot Wars?”…

ReutersEurope’s robots to become ‘electronic persons’ under draft plan

RT‘Don’t kill it!’: Runaway robot IR77 could be de-activated because of ‘love for freedom’

Wall Street JournalToo Cute for Their Own Good, Robots Get Self-Defense Instincts

To fall on deaf ears…

VocativThe Navy Is Teaching Robots Human Ethics

“Ethics” in, “ethics” out…

MirrorHunting HUMANS set to become big business for the super rich within next 100 years

Activist PostUN Report Claims Terrorists “Actively Seeking” to Build Deadly Army of Intelligent Killer Robots

American MirrorNBC producer calls would-be Trump assassin ‘good guy with a gun’

PoliticoTrump: I’m revoking ‘dishonest’ Washington Post’s credentials

Donald Trump may have his own reasons for wanting to ban the WaPo; here is a better reason:

Washington PostIt’s the first new U.S. nuclear reactor in decades. And climate change has made that a very big deal.

Forget “climate change,” the climate has been changing for over four billion years, and yet life learns to roll with it and evolve to ever greater complexity. Not to dismiss the other manifold kinds of environmental assaults upon the biosphere, but outside of a full-blown nuclear war, that which constitutes the greatest threat to life on Earth is the global nuclear power industry, with 503 potential time bombs (World Nuclear), and an ever burgeoning yield of nuclear waste (Greenpeace). The latest addition has had a less than auspicious beginning…

Nuclear-newsWatts Bar-2 nuclear reactor – 43 years to build – shut down after 2 days

NHKTEPCO admits meltdown cover-up

ENENewsHighly radioactive ‘glass’ rained on Tokyo — Fukushima nuclear fuel with 500 Trillion Bq/kg found — “Significant consequences for human health” — Scientists: This changes understanding of disaster… Extreme importance… Our ideas of health implications should change… Do not discuss on social media

503 minus one…

BloombergCalifornia’s Last Nuclear Plant Is Closing, Edged Out by Renewables

In the Birthplace of U.S. Oil, Methane Gas Is Leaking Everywhere

Natural BlazeThe Gulf Had Another Large Oil Leak, Did You Hear About It?

The Daily SheepleChemtrails Exposed: New Manhattan Project – Conclusions

Atlas ObscuraWhile Brazil Was Eradicating Zika Mosquitoes, America Made Them Into Weapons

Sputnik – CIA Chief: Genome-Editing May Be Used for Biological Warfare – transcript of Brennan’s CFR speech at CIA

N.Y. TimesSex May Spread Zika Virus More Often Than Researchers Suspected

Science DailyNew doubts on Zika as cause of microcephaly

GM WatchGlyphosate herbicide disrupts uterine development

Glyphosate NewsUrgent action alert: EPA about to raise allowable concentrations of glyphosate on food crops, edible oils and animal feed – comments needed by July 1

AllGov (CNS) – EU to Allow Sale of Roundup Herbicide an Extra 18 Months

Natural BlazeDARK Act Passes Senate Committee, A Coup For Big Ag Corporations

Free Thought ProjectShock Report: Big Beef is Hiring Hitmen to Murder Activists — 185 Murders Last Year Alone

21st Century WireBUILDING 7: University of Alaska Study to Examine Controlled Demolition of WTC 7

Defense SystemsDirected energy weapons making a great leap forward

DOD looks to develop a preemptive approach to network defense

Alert 5AI running on a Raspberry Pi beats retired USAF fighter pilot at dogfights

TelegraphRussia aims to develop ‘teleportation’ in 20 years

World Scientific3D Paper-Based Microbial Fuel Cell Operating Under Continuous Flow Condition

Science AlertScientist claims he’s discovered a magnetic ‘sixth sense’ in humans

CERNFirst beam enters unique AWAKE experiment

Before James Tracy’s Memory Hole blog, there was Russ Kick’s The Memory Hole (2002-2009), which much like Cryptome was a repository of suppressed documents. We are happy to see that it has returned as The Memory Hole 2.

Elie Wiesel dies, Steve Pieczenik remembers: Death at 87 Elie Wiesel The Fakir!

[Editor’s note: it is apparent to us that WordPress prefers headers for posts; heretofore then we will headline with the more prominent stories for our roughly fortnightly aggregative headline summaries.]

Headlines of interest, early to mid June, 2016…

IndependentNATO allies launch largest military exercise since end of Cold War in clear message to Russia

SputnikNATO War Games Near Russia ‘Pushing Humanity Towards World War III’

US Vessels Entering Black Sea to Entail Countermeasures From Russia

ReutersU.S. says it will stay in Black Sea despite Russian warning

Russia grounds Su-27 fighter jet fleet after fatal Moscow crash

APAir, land, sea, cyber: NATO adds cyber to operation areas

Washington Free BeaconRussians Violating New START Arms Treaty

News.com.auRussia vs NATO: Putin’s military might could overrun NATO forces in 60 hours, defense official warns

CBC NewsCanada considers European troop commitment as CSIS warns Russia is ‘mobilizing for war’

RTNATO boosts build-up in E. Europe, confirms deployment of four multinational battalions

Iron Wolf: 5,000 take part in NATO drill in Lithuania

Deutsche Wirtschafts Nachrichten (translation at Washington’s Blog) – Deutsche Soldaten nach Litauen: Nato beginnt Einkreisung von Russland

Merkel entmachtet BND: USA kontrollieren Spionage in Deutschland

Off GuardianGerman Intelligence Service to Become Branch of CIA

NewsweekPoland Volunteers to Host NATO Baltic Intelligence Base

Ukraine TodayLatvian troops can now down drones spotted over military bases

ANAKONDA 16Russian Inspectors observe Anakonda-16 exercise

Heralding the Rise of RussiaThe Rise of the Russian Army – Preparing for Future Wars – Summer, 2016

KATEHONRussia dismantles the myth of the American Navy’s invincibility

The SunHUNT FOR REDS OFF DOVER Putin sends attack submarine into English Channel just days before England’s Russia clash at Euro 2016

Daily MailVladimir Putin’s air force puts on spectacular show of strength with attack helicopters and fighter jets in Crimean exercises

Fort Russ (translating PolitRussia) – Together against NATO: Russia moves forces to Belarusian-Ukrainian border

(translating Die Welt) – Driving through Poland in Anaconda, US military transport kills civilian motorist.

(translating Политнавигатор) – Pushilin: UAF shelling of civilians has reached August 2015 level

(translating L!FE) – 1 Person Killed, Over 10 Wounded in Overnight UAF Shelling of Donetsk

(translating Dnr-news) – UAF Positions US Guidance Systems Before Shelling DPR

The Saker (citing Arvamus) – Michael McFaul: We declared war on Russia. What’s next?

Occurrences Foreign and Domesticmass murder

LaRouchePACOrlando Terrorist Assault Grid

Judicial WatchDHS Quietly Moving, Releasing Vanloads of Illegal Aliens Away from Border

Zero HedgeOrlando Killer Worked For Company Transporting Illegal Immigrants Inside US; Was Interviewed By FBI 3 Times

This Is The Contract The Orlando Killer’s Employer Signed With DHS To Transport Illegal Immigrants, Potential Terrorists

Fellowship of the MindsOrlando terrorist-killer Omar Mateen worked for security firm with DHS contract to identify suspected terrorists

InfowarsOmar Mateen, Wackenhut, and the CIA

FortuneG4S, Which Employed Mateen, Sees its Shares Plunge

As noted by Aangirfan, the misfortune that has befallen G4S will be richly celebrated by some…

Mondoweiss (March 10, 2016) – BDS Victory: Security company G4S announces plans to exit Israeli market

World Net DailyOrlando mosque tied to case Hillary’s State Dept scrubbed

SHTFplanOrlando Killer’s Father “Knew Obama”? Schmoozed in Washington, Sought Afghan Presidency

Land DestroyerCONFIRMED: FBI Introduced Florida Shooter to “Informants”

News 13 (Orlando) – Mateen to News 13 producer: ‘I’m the shooter. It’s me.’

Still awaiting arrest of accomplice – the original headline below has since been scrubbed…

WFTV 9Sources: Arrest expected soon of alleged accomplice in Pulse mass shooting

Intellihub (Jon Rappoport citing Cryptogon) – Orlando shooter: Deeper hidden ties to the FBI?

New Yorker (June 10) – Do F.B.I. Stings Help the Fight Against ISIS?

N.Y. TimesOrlando Gunman Was on Terror Watchlist, F.B.I. Director Says

Free Thought ProjectMedia Refusing to Cover Numerous Witness Accounts of Multiple Shooters in Orlando Massacre

Police Admit Officers May Also Be Responsible For Gunning Down Orlando Nightclub Patrons

WFLA 8FBI clears scene at home of shooter Omar Mateen

WillylomanPulse Mass Casualty Event: Univision Allowed to Rummage Through Suspect’s Home

TRUNEWSOmar Mateen’s Strange Connection to the 2010 BP Oil Spill

State of the NationOrlando Shootings: Another B-Grade Production by the Department of Defense’s Bureau of Broadcast Governors?

Memory HoleOrlando Nightclub Shooting: Questions and Anomalies Surround ‘Worst Mass Shooting in U.S. History’

Paul Craig Roberts is also questioning the perceived reality: Orlando Shooting.

Whatever the discrepancy between the perceived and actual reality may be, the perennial code phrase “New Reality” is again deployed, priming the public for increased measures of police state control. We heard “New Reality” after the Oklahoma City bombing, after 9/11, after Sandy Hook and the Boston Marathon bombing; once again…

N.Y. TimesNew Reality After Orlando Attacks: Dogs, Metal Detectors and Searches at Public Gatherings

WillylomanHow Proposed Mental Hygiene Law and “No Fly No Buy” Bill Will Arbitrarily Strip People of Constitutional Rights

SHTFplanDHS Secretary Sees All Americans As a Threat: “Gun Control Has To Be a Part of Homeland Security”

A promotional campaign from the usual suspects…

IntelNewsFormer CIA, NSA directors, retired generals, launch gun control group

Remove the colon and read the all-caps “is” as emphasis, and we have quite a revealing headline from…

McClatchyDCCIA chief: IS working to send operatives to the West

Mad Cow NewsORLANDO SHOOTING DAD A LONGTIME CIA ASSET

Wayne Madsen Report (June 13) – Orlando shooter’s father has definite CIA links. The link between Orlando and Boston is spelled C-I-A

There is one major commonality between the jihadist terrorist attacks on a gay nightclub in Orlando on June 13 and on the Boston Marathon in 2013 and that is the Central Intelligence Agency. Ever since the ill-conceived CIA-led war against the Soviet Union in Afghanistan in the 1980s and the agency’s incubation of the most violent extremes of Islam, the United States and other countries have faced constant “blowback” from U.S. support for jihadist terrorists. The older Boston Marathon bomber brother — Tamerlan Tsarnaev — and the Orlando club shooter Omar Mateen (aka Seddique Mateen) were investigated by the FBI on more than a single occasion.

The uncle of Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, Ruslan Tsarni (aka Tsarnaev) had been linked to the CIA. Tsarni was married to the daughter of Graham Fuller, one of the chief CIA architects of the radicalization of Muslims to act as radical foot soldiers for the United States, whether in Afghanistan against the Soviets or in the Caucasus against Russia. Mir Seddique, aka Mir Seddique Mateen, the father of Omar Mateen, is a self-styled leader of a government-in-exile of Afghanistan that is based in Port St. Lucie, Florida. The father’s operation, using a Florida not-for-profit company called “The Durand Jirga, Inc.” mirrors traditional CIA fronts in southern Florida existing for decades to overthrow governments from Cuba and Nicaragua to Venezuela and the Dominican Republic. Mir Seddique hosted a television program called the “Durand Jirga Show.” The show is broadcast on the Afghan satellite network “Payam-e-Afghan,” which is headquartered in Los Angeles and broadcasts in Pashto and Persian. Payam-e-Afghan’s Facebook page indicates a link between the network and the Fethulleh Gulen organization’s Rumi Awards. Gulen, a Turkish industrialist who lives in Pennsylvania and is an opponent of Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan, has been linked to the CIA…

(June 14) – Father of Orlando shooter part of U.S. pro-Taliban CIA/VOA network

Seddique Mir Mateen, the presidential pretender of Afghanistan and father of Orlando nightclub shooter Omar Mateen, is part of a pro-Taliban network of Afghan and Pakistani propagandists who use the television and radio networks funded by the CIA-influenced Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG) to spread their messages to audiences throughout the world…

Mateen claims he maintains his own intelligence network, but this appears to be a reference to his CIA and Pakistani Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) friends who are involved in South Asia’s propaganda war using satellite programs broadcast in Pashto — major languages of Afghanistan and Pakistan, Mateen’s broadcast language Dari, and Urdu…

Even after the 9/11 terrorist attack on the United States, the VOA’s Pashto service gave a propaganda platform to the Afghan Taliban.

After the September 11 attack, Spozhmai Maiwandi, the director of the Voice of America’s Pashtun service, jokingly nicknamed “Kandahar Rose” by her colleagues, aired favorable reports on the Taliban, including a controversial interview with Taliban leader Mullah Omar. It should not be surprising, therefore, that Seddique Mir Mateen’s own views side with those of the Taliban. The presence of a number of pro-Taliban Afghan-Americans in the United States was facilitated by the CIA’s support for the mujaheddin cause in the Afghan jihadist war with the Soviet Union in the 1980s. Even Afghan-American diplomat Zalmay Khalilzad, the former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, Iraq, and the United Nations, served as a key interlocutor between the Taliban government of Afghanistan and the UNOCAL oil company in Houston in the late 1990s. Today, those links serve Khalilzad and the CIA well at the CIA-linked Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington, where Khalilzad serves as a counselor.

[As a side note: Donald Trump’s much celebrated April 27th foreign policy speech (C-SPAN) was introduced by none other than Zalmay Khalilzad. Back to Madsen…]

Since Omar Mateen’s massacre in Orlando, the VOA continues with its propaganda aimed against the United States. The following are just a few of the comments posted on Ashna TV’s Dari and Pashto Service’s webpage:

“I hope for a day when U.S. and Britain fall in the same level of blood and dust that Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon are.” – Feroz Sherzy.

Writing of Omar Mateen: “verry [sic] brave mane [sic]. action is great.” – Mahmoodullah Hamid of the Agha Khan Foundation in Afghanistan.

Some 60 percent of the comments on the Ashna TV website praised Omar Mateen and his actions in Orlando. And the American taxpayers fund this activity through their financial support for the VOA and BBG. And, as Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton championed the expansion of these broadcast services. In 2011, Clinton testified before the House Foreign Affairs Committee that her department needed additional funds for the propaganda war. She said, “During the Cold War we did a great job in getting America’s message out. After the Berlin Wall fell we said, ‘Okay, fine, enough of that, we are done,’ and unfortunately we are paying a big price for it  . . .Our private media cannot fill that gap.”

The radical messages broadcast by Payame Afghan and Ashna TV are the results of Mrs. Clinton’s efforts to expand U.S. propaganda broadcasting. For the CIA, keeping expatriates like Seddique Mir Mateen and his pro-Taliban colleagues at the VOA on the government dole is to ensure a ready supply of interlocutors and agents-of-influence is available to Langley should the Taliban, once again, take over control of Afghanistan.

Medium (Nafeez Ahmed) – How America’s Afghan crusade came home to Orlando

While bringing Americans back to Afghanistan…

ReutersObama approves broader role for U.S. forces in Afghanistan

USA TodayNATO plans for Afghan war through 2020

World Socialist Web SiteFormer US generals, diplomats clamor for renewal of Afghan war

Hurtling toward the precipice of war, Modi cements Indo-US alliance

ThereAreNoSunglassesFloating Armories in the Indian Ocean

ReutersChina fighter jet made ‘unsafe’ intercept of U.S. spy plane: U.S.

BloombergChina Is Planning a Massive Sea Lab 10,000 Feet Underwater

Defense SystemsUS-China counterspace tensions mount

SAIC wins big Cyber Command support contract

Dark ReadingShades Of Stuxnet Spotted In Newly Found ICS/SCADA Malware

Mint Press NewsSusan Rice Promises Israel ‘Largest Military Aid Package In U.S. History’

Al JazeeraRami Hamdallah: Israel waging water war on Palestinians

VoltairenetIsrael and the Emirs in Nato

TASSIsrael, Russia sign agreements on cooperation — Netanyahu

Stars and StripesTruman launches airstrikes against Islamic State from Mediterranean

DEBKAfile‘Russian bear’ TU-142M vs USS Truman strike force opposite Syria

There Are No Sunglasses (RT) – US asks Russia not to target Al-Nusra in Syria

Middle East EyeRussia struck ‘moderate’ anti-IS rebels in Syria: Washington

ReutersSyrian army, U.S.-backed forces advance separately against Islamic State

Western JournalismISIS Reportedly Dealt Massive Blow From Above

TarpleyKurdish YPG, US Forces in Major Offensive to Capture Key Road Junction of Manbij, Threatening to Cut Main ISIS/Daesh Supply Line from Turkey Through Jarablus/Azaz Corridor

VOAUS Drops Weapons to Rebels in IS-besieged Syrian Town

Fars News AgencyUS Helicopters Landing in ISIL-Held Regions in Iraq

Antiwar – Fighting Continues in Fallujah; 185 Killed in IraqFighting Resumes in Fallujah; 133 Killed in IraqCivilians Killed Fleeing Fallujah; 149 Killed Across Iraq

Penny for your thoughtsKurds “Intercept” a Confidential Letter from the Elusive Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi- ISIS to Libya

IntelNewsIntelligence officers among five killed in rare terrorist attack in Jordan

DEBKAfile ISIS-Jordan cell linked to Tel Aviv terror attack

RT11 killed, 36 injured in bomb attack on police vehicle in Istanbul – governor

Russian fighter jets destroy ISIS oil facilities close to Turkish border

‘Regressive bigotry’: Athens outraged as Ankara launches Koran readings at Hagia Sophia

Al MonitorThe battle for Haghia Sophia in Istanbul escalates

TelegraphMerkel ready to cave to Turkish pressure on visas, British diplomats think

Daily Mail‘Child slaves’ making uniforms for Isis: Inside the Turkish sweatshop where children as young as nine work 12 hours a day stitching combat gear used in battle by Islamic State

New AmericanCiting Officials’ “Impunity” on Child Sex Abuse, UN Whistleblower Quits

Global ResearchSaudi Arabia Killing Children: United Nations Complicit in Crimes against Humanity

N.Y. TimesBorder Clashes Between Ethiopia and Eritrea Heighten Fears of War

Black Agenda ReportU.S. Sets Stage for Libya-Like Regime Change in Eritrea, “Africa’s Cuba”

BrazzilImpeachment Act: The Brazilian Plot to Keep Corruption and Impunity Going

JacobinTemer’s Black Thumb

teleSUR  – Facing Expulsion, Brazil Coup Leader Cunha Ready to Rat on 150 Lawmakers

OAS Backs Venezuela, Approves Review of Almagro’s Actions

‘We Have Proof’ of CIA in Ecuador: President Correa

APNicaragua expels 3 US government officials

The HillSupreme Court rules Puerto Rico can’t restructure debt – background at WMR: Modern Puerto Rico is a CIA creation

BBCSpanish PM’s anger at David Cameron over Gibraltar

IndependentJo Cox dead: EU referendum campaigning suspended after Labour MP killed in shooting and stabbing

GuardianFederal Reserve puts interest rates rise on hold and blames Brexit

Zero HedgeWhat Is Behind The Record Sale Of $75 Billion In US Treasuries By “Foreign” Holders

N.Y. PostWhy are so many bankers committing suicide?

International Business TimesBilderberg 2016: We can expect desperate lobbying against Brexit from Big Business

InfowarsBilderberg Leak: Secretive Group to Discuss Internet ID, Global Tax

TechDirtEurope Is About To Create A Link Tax: Time To Speak Out Against It

Internet ArchiveCopyright Office’s Proposed Notice and Staydown System Would Force the Internet Archive and Other Platforms to Censor the Web

AllGov (AP) – Court Upholds Net Neutrality

NYTimesThe Web’s Creator Looks to Reinvent It

GizmodoTor Developer Jacob Appelbaum Resigns, Denies Sexual Assault Claims

The NationalUS whistleblower Snowden reveals GCHQ spy programme with secret link to Scottish police

Matthew Aid (AP) – Judge Blocks Seattle from Disclosing Info About FBI Surveillance Cameras In the City

News 9 (Oklahoma City) – OHP Uses New Device To Seize Money During Traffic Stops

Liberty BlitzkriegHow the IRS Used Civil Asset Forfeiture to Ruin the Lives of Two Connecticut Bakers

Censored NewsBig Mountain Residents Under House Arrest as Livestock Confiscated

The Daily SheepleNew York Governor Issues Executive Order to Punish Israel Critics

Wayne Madsen ReportJune 3-5, 2016 — SPECIAL REPORT. Obama and Clinton push entangling alliances as keystones of U.S. foreign policy

…WMR has been informed by a very good source in Manhattan that Trump, while sitting next to his underage daughter Ivanka at the Trump Grill in Manhattan’s Trump Tower, was witnessed by waiters on a number of occasions with his hand under her dress and fondling her genitalia. Some of these waiters have stated they would swear out affidavits about what they saw. After Ivanka became of age, Trump told Playboy magazine, “. . . if Ivanka weren’t my daughter, perhaps I’d be dating her.” Eventually Ivanka married Jared Kushner of the very wealthy Orthodox Jewish and ultra-Zionist Kushner real estate family of New York…

AangirfanTRUMP LINKED TO SEX SCANDAL, BILDERBERG AND TRILATERAL COMMISSION.

Tis the season of dirty tricks. While we do question the provenance of the anti-Trump rioters (top of our June 3 edition), this looks like it could be a Roger Stone hoax…

InfowarsReport: Hacked #BlackLivesMatter Tweets Implicate Justice Dept. in Trump Protests?

The Smoking GunDNC Hacker Releases Trump Oppo Report

Guccifer 2.0DNC’s servers hacked by a lone hacker

AllGov (AP) – Florida Attorney General Abandoned Trump Fraud Lawsuit after Soliciting and Receiving Trump Donation

Zero HedgeTrump Furious As Obama Administration Blocks Release Of Hillary-TPP Emails Until After Election

Was Hillary Caught Colluding With AP To Announce Delegate Win Before California

Common DreamsVoters Outraged as Media Accused of Falsely, Preemptively Crowning Clinton

SputnikJ’Accuse! WikiLeaks Founder Assange Claims Google Has Deal With Clinton

QuartzThe stealthy, Eric Schmidt-backed startup that’s working to put Hillary Clinton in the White House

L.A. Daily News2016 Election: Voting glitches mar some polling stations across Los Angeles County

Greg PalastHow California is being stolen from Sanders right now

SHTFplanThis Is a Usurper, Not a Candidate: California Primary Was Stolen, And Hillary’s “Nomination a Coup”

Naked Capitalism (Gaius Publius) – Puerto Rico Democratic Party Reduced Primary Votes to 8% of What Was Expected

Free Thought ProjectRacketeering Lawsuit Exposing Nationwide Vote Rigging in DNC Primaries Could Derail Clinton

If Jesse Ventura was considering a late run for the White House, as POTUS or as Trump’s VP, forget about it…

Star TribuneCourt overturns verdict in Ventura defamation case

VoltairenetWho’s protecting Hillary Clinton?

Weekly StandardWH Denies Endorsement Will Intimidate FBI InvestigatorsObama meets privately with Loretta Lynch.

Washington ExaminerWhite House refers to Clinton email probe as ‘criminal’

The HillClinton’s IT aide keeps email server shrouded in mystery

APExperts: Clinton emails could have compromised CIA names

Council on Foreign RelationsWhat Clinton’s E-mails Reveal About Her Support for CIA Drone Strikes

Breitbart (citing DIA memo obtained by Judicial Watch) – Hillary Clinton Received Secret Memo Stating Obama Admin ‘Support’ for ISIS’

Global Research (James Petras) – Hillary Clinton: Electing a “Foreign Spy” for President?

Daily CallerCryptic NY Filing Revealed Clinton Foundation Foreign Donations

InfowarsRoger Stone: Is Hillary’s Girlfriend A Saudi Spy?

Washington’s BlogUS Government Intentionally Destroys 9/11 Evidence

LaRouchePACCIA Chief ‘Expects’ 28 Pages To Be Released Soon; Fallback Coverup Is Planned

APCIA: No evidence that Saudi gov’t helped 9/11 attackers

American Herald Tribune (Miko Peled) – The day Israel attacked America – The Unites States Navy most decorated ship (in a single action)

ReutersBlack box from crashed EgyptAir plane retrieved

Sputnik‘Explosive’ Papers Seized From Private Detective Investigating MH17 Crash

DEBKAfileTwelve years of US Air Force records destroyed in computer system crash

Government ExecutiveThose Lost Investigation Files Have Been Found, Air Force Says

NASA Space FlightULA Delta IV-Heavy launch with NROL-37 scrubbed

United Launch AllianceUnited Launch Alliance Successfully Launches NROL-37 Payload for the National Reconnaissance Office

St. Louis Post-DispatchDozens report fireball plunging in sky above St. Louis area, Midwest

Daily MailDramatic footage captures three mystery EXPLOSIONS and a flash of light that rocked houses and woke residents in Essex last night as they question if it was a meteorite, fighter jet… or even a UFO

Al MonitorIs Turkey hiding alien encounters?

The AtlanticTracking Earth’s Secret Spy Satellites

Boiling Frogs PostWar Industry Muster: U.S. Academia Aiding & Abetting the Pentagon

GuardianCIA medical staff gave specifications on how to torture post-9/11 detainees

Activist PostInvisible Microparticles in Food can Deliver Vaccines, Drugs

N.Y. TimesC.D.C. Reports 234 Pregnant Women in U.S. With Zika

NBC NewsSix Cases of Zika Virus-Linked Birth Defects in US, CDC Says

BBCUS bid to grow human organs for transplant inside pigs

Washington University in St. LouisGenetically modified Golden Rice falls short on lifesaving promises

33rd SquareAndrew Hessel’s Discussion of Genetic Engineering’s Possibilities Will Warp Your Brain

EngadgetGoogle is working on a kill switch to prevent an AI uprising

Intelligence.org (Laurent Orseau and Stewart Armstrong) – Safely Interruptible Agents

21st Century WireDr. Steven Greer Announces: The Campaign to End Illegal Free Energy Secrecy

Flying cuttlefish picayuneWatching the Leaky Nuke Plant, Turkey Point, with the Florida Rain

GeoEngineering WatchWeather Warfare Assault, A Physician Speaks Out

University of SydneyCosmic cinema: astronomers make real-time, 3D movies of plasma tubes drifting overhead

Jet Propulsion LaboratorySmall Asteroid Is Earth’s Constant Companion

University of BirminghamAsteroseismologists listen to the relics of the Milky Way: sounds from the oldest stars in our Galaxy

Scientific AmericanGravitational Wave Observatory Finds More Colliding Black Holes

CERNData harvest in the LHC

Moon of AlabamaThe Greatest – RIP

Al MonitorErdogan scores no points at Muhammad Ali’s funeral

Just days before the California primary, with Bernie rapidly gaining on and surpassing Hillary in polls (L.A.Times), the question must be posed, qui bono from the actions of the unruly youth in San Jose, the so-called social justice warriors – associated as they are in the public eye with the Sanders campaign. This isn’t about opposing Trump, nor does it help Bernie; ultimately, it only insures a victory for Clinton on Tuesday, nudging her delegate count over the 2383 needed and sealing her nomination for the Democratic ticket (barring indictments and such – more below)…

ABC NewsViolence Breaks Out at Trump Rally in San Jose, Protesters Hurl Eggs, Throw Punches, Intimidate Supporters

San Jose Mercury NewsDonald Trump in San Jose: Violent protest outside rally, hundreds clash with police

GuardianProtesters chase and attack Trump supporters in San Jose – as it happened

American MirrorAgitators pelt female Trump supporter with eggs, tomatoes in San Jose

InfowarsLeftist Media, San Jose Mayor Justify Anti-Trump Violence, Attack on Woman

HeavyProtesters Arrested at Bernie Sanders Oakland Rally

Chicago NowBernie Sanders: The Eugene McCarthy Of 2016!

On that note, the rebellious youth of today would be wise to take a little history lesson, courtesy of Sherman Skolnick: “CHICAGO 7” Are They For Real?

And this timely publication…

Trine Day The Polka Dot File on the Robert F. Kennedy Killing – Paris Peace Talks Connection

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Other headlines of interest from around the world, May into June, 2016…

Daily SabahThousands gather in Istanbul to mark Ottoman-era conquest

Al MonitorErdogan engineers his own conquest of Istanbul

Press TVIsraeli deputy PM admits to visiting Aleppo secretly

Al JazeeraEx-Mossad head on Israel medical aid to al-Nusra Front

Wayne Madsen ReportJune 1-2, 2016 — Former Mossad chief admits to helping Al Qaeda branch in Syria

In an interview with the Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera, Efraim Halevy, the former head of Mossad confirmed what many in the Middle East and around the world already surmised: that Israel provided “tactical” assistance to Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian affiliate of Al Qaeda, throughout the Syrian civil war.

The fact that Halevy chose the Qatari government-funded Al Jazeera to make his revelation is even more noteworthy considering the fact that Qatar is also a major financial supporter of Jabhat al-Nusra and Al Qaeda in Syria.

Reports from UN observers in the Golan Heights confirmed regular contact between Israel Defense Force officers and armed Jabhat al-Nusra and Islamic State terrorists at the Syrian-Israeli border.

Halevy’s admission blows wide open the real reason the Obama administration is opposed to the release of the 28 pages from the 2002 joint Congressional inquiry on the intelligence failures that led to the 9/11 attack on the United States. WMR has spoken to sources familiar with the report’s content who have revealed that the footnotes, where the “devil is hiding in the details,” adds Israel, Qatar, Kuwait, and the United Arab Emirates, in addition to the obvious guilty state party, Saudi Arabia, to the list of countries linked to facilitating the deadliest single foreign attack on U.S. soil in American history…

Halevy’s comments add to what WMR previously reported about comments made in a private conversation by one of Halevy’s predecessors in Mossad that funding for the 9/11 attack was handled by the six largest US. banks in New York. The clear inference by the former Mossad chief was that the funding was well known to the Bush administration before the attack was carried out.

Halevy’s admission of a tactical alliance between Israel and a Syrian branch of Al Qaeda also explains the similar alliance between Israel and the 9/11 plotters in the months prior to the 2001 attack. The presence of hundreds of Israeli “art students,” “mall kiosk vendors,” and “furniture movers,” all of whom were Mossad agents, in close vicinity to the Arab airplane hijackers from 2000 to 2001 points to the Israeli-Al Qaeda tactical alliance being more enduring than it has been in Syria.

The real reason why Senator Charles Schumer and House Speaker Paul Ryan, in addition to Barack Obama, have erected significant barriers to the 28 pages being released in full is that they fear that the details buried in the footnotes will expose Israel and other Gulf states as responsible parties in the 9/11 attack. And if the proposed Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA) became law, which it will not since Obama has promised to veto it, Israel and Saudi Arabia could find themselves stripped of sovereign immunity from lawsuits and facing thousands of plaintiffs in U.S. courts…

GuardianJudge ‘manipulated’ 9/11 attacks case, court document alleges

AllGov9/11 Trial Defense Team Accuses Government of Scrambling and Redacting Documents to Impede Its Work

Florida Bulldog28 pages and 80,000 pages: The hunt for a Saudi support network for 9-11 hijackers

Foreign Policy Journal (Paul Craig Roberts) – 9/11 Disinformation: Saudi Arabia Attacked America

VoltairenetSaudi Arabia is building an embassy in Israël (see Nu’man Abd al-Wahid in Mondoweiss for the long-standing relationship)

DEBKAfileNetanyahu to Meet in Russia With Putin for Talks on Syria

Press TVSyrian Observatory, Reuters spreading lies about airstrikes: Russia

Moon of AlabamaNot A Hospital, Not A Russian Strike, Not Civilian – Propaganda Fail In Syria

Jerusalem PostRussia demands Turkey withdraw troops from Iraq

Fars News AgencySyria: Turkish Army Troops Enter Northern Aleppo Province

Sputnik‘Turkish Military Enters Syrian Village’ Amid Concerns of Invasion

Trucks Carrying Weapons For al-Nusra Front Arrive From Turkey Daily

StripesPentagon: US troops wounded in Syria, Iraq over the weekend

Al MonitorUS, Kurds to clear path toward Raqqa, with or without Turkey

CryptomeUS Special Forces in Syria

Hurriyet DailyUS soldiers with YPG insignias unacceptable, says Turkish FM

Middle East EyeUS commandos ordered to remove ‘inappropriate’ YPG patches

Rapid Islamic State advance threatens refugee camps along Turkish border

Penny for your thoughtsMosul, Iraq and it’s Liberation. Definitely in Coordination with Moves In Raqqa, Syria

Antiwar – Fighting Continues near Fallujah; 254 Killed in Iraq259 Killed in Iraq; Bombers Back in Baghdad

Mint Press NewsThe Iran Nuclear Deal Was Never A Peace Deal

BloombergThe Untold Story Behind Saudi Arabia’s 41-Year U.S. Debt Secret

World Socialist Web SiteMore than 2,500 refugees drowned in Mediterranean so far this year

Zero HedgeStunning Satellite Images Of The Global Tanker Oil Glut

The Tanker Armada Off Singapore Starts To Unload As Gasoline Goes Into Backwardation

LaRouchePACBreakthrough for the BRICS, New Silk Road and Hamiltonian Credit System in Yemen

GuardianChina to send nuclear-armed submarines into Pacific amid tensions with US

USNIAdmiral Warns: Russian Subs Waging Cold War-Style ‘Battle of the Atlantic’

The SakerHow Russia is preparing for WWIII

Voice of AmericaPutin: Russia Will Respond to US Missile Shield in Europe

Washington Free BeaconRussia Flight Tests Anti-Satellite Missile

SputnikNorth Korea? Alien Missiles? Is the Space Station Under Attack?

Alert 5Russian warplanes intercepted by Belgium F-16s during their NATO BAP mission

RT3 US B-52 heavy bombers fly to Europe for joint NATO Baltic military drills

Fort Russ (translating Русская весна) – Heavy UAF shelling, firefights hit DPR forces near Donetsk

(translating Tragedia Donbasu) – The Last Two Nights of Artillery Shelling in Donetsk

(translating Novorossiya) – Avdeevka: UAF snipers shoot at OSCE observers and journalists

InfowarsEU Proposes Government ID to Use Internet

Gatestone InstituteEuropean Union Declares War on Internet Free Speech

Breitbart (citing The Times) – Hidden Plans For EU Army Command Centre Leaked Ahead Of Brexit Vote

IndependentMI5 ‘used sexual abuse of children at Kincora to blackmail the politician paedophiles’

HeatStreetPredatory Peacekeepers – UN Soldiers Are Committing Widespread Child Rape

Daily MailNew Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte defends murdering journalists, saying: ‘You are not exempted from assassination if you’re a son of a b**ch’

Philippine Daily Inquirer‘Don’t fuck with me,’ he tells media

APVenezuela police repel rare protest near presidential palace

Radio HavanaVenezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Calls for Resistance to OAS Maneuvers

teleSUR – Venezuela: Pro-Govt Supporters Being Killed in Record Numbers

Dilma Rousseff: Eduardo Cunha Is the Puppetmaster of Coup Govt

RTFrance hit by power cuts, strikes & clashes with police as labor law protests deepen

ReutersFormer Zurich Insurance boss Martin Senn kills himself

TelegraphPortuguese intelligence hunts accomplices of spy accused of passing ‘Nato secrets’ to Russia

Donald Trump exclusive: Russian mob-linked fraudster a ‘key player’ in presidential hopeful’s business ventures

UPIRussian spy who posed as New York banker sentenced to 2 1/2 years in prison

AmmolandDonald Trump Promised Terry Brother Answers on Fast and Furious

SputnikObama Owns Up to Libya Blunder Again, Doesn’t Mention Clinton’s Role, Again

Charles OrtelA Deep Dive into How the Clinton Foundation Operates Illegally and in Haiti

TruthoutHillary Clinton’s Memoir Deletions, in Detail

CryptomeSidney Blumenthal to Hillary Clinton Emails

World Net Daily (Jerome Corsi) – Ex-aide’s testimony exposes Hillary’s lie about emails

Top Hillary aide suffers memory loss in deposition

Feds suppressing draft criminal indictment against Hillary

What that indictment would be likely to charge, from a self-described admirer of Hillary…

Informed Vote 2016Do I Really Need to Worry About Hillary’s Emails? Yes. She Will Be Indicted.

Don’t hold your breath. Corsi: Loretta Lynch’s law firm tied to Hillary Clinton

Vocativ (citing SSRN) – Secret Laws Passed In The U.S. Spike Under Obama

InterceptSecret Text in Senate Bill Would Give FBI Warrantless Access to Email Records

Appeals Court Delivers Devastating Blow to Cellphone-Privacy Advocates

Washington TimesGovernment still holding on to 5 years of NSA phone-snooping metadata

NYTimesGovernments Turn to Commercial Spyware to Intimidate Dissidents

Matthew Aid (AP) – Websites Advocating Boycott of Israel Hit by Onslaught of Cyber Attacks From Israel

ForbesFor $20M, These Israeli Hackers Will Spy On Any Phone On The Planet

Memory HoleStasi Spying on Children: State Snoopers for EVERY Child

CryptomeIBM Person Tracking Patent 31 May 2016

IndependentFacebook is using smartphones to listen to what people say, professor suggests

DutchsinseBlocked by facebook after Earthquake strikes West Coast California — Unable to make new posts

ENENews“Truly unsettling” discovery at Fukushima… problem “far greater than previously thought” — Boss reveals 600 tons of fuel melted, can’t find it — Top Official: “Nobody really knows where fuel is”… We may never be able to get it and just leave wherever — “Uncontrollable fission” is continuing under site

National DefenseSpecial Operations Command to Test Directed Energy Weapon on Apache

Scientific American (citing bioRxiv) – Major Cell Phone Radiation Study Reignites Cancer Questions

Natural News (citing Environmental Health) – STUDY: Ultra-low doses of Monsanto’s Roundup cause massive gene alterations in lab rats, leading to other health problems

Free Thought ProjectUS Taxpayers Forced to Pay $3 Billion for Damages in Vaccine Lawsuits — Not the Drug Companies

ScienceIn dramatic statement, European leaders call for ‘immediate’ open access to all scientific papers by 2020

NASANASA’s SDO Peers Into Huge Coronal Hole

James Fetzer (Janet Phelan) – The “Flat Earth” Movement Gains Ground

Headlines of interest, late May 2016…

Middle East EyeUS commandos aid Kurdish-led push on Islamic State’s Syrian stronghold

Pictures show US troops manning a grenade launcher in Fatisah, Raqqa. One shows what appears to be a US soldier wearing a badge of the YPG, an element of the SDF that defended Kobane from IS attacks in 2014 and last year.

The fog of war is thick – just last month Islamic State claimed that US forces mistakenly killed Kurdish fighters. Loose lips sink ship? – this was the final post from the IS WordPress site, now deleted, but not before we snagged the headline…

Amaq AgencyDead and wounded fighters in the ranks of Kurdish units after a mistaken U.S. bombardment that concurred with an infiltration operation by Islamic State fighters east of the Faruq dam.

On the ISIS strategy of water control, see Joep Schenk of Universiteit UtrechtISIS’s Water Wars and the Land of Two Rivers

Penny for your thoughtsMosul: it’s Precarious Dam & an Earthquake? CENTCOM/ DOD. Baghdad Protests, AgainSaving Mosul Dam from Afar? Sweden of all places?

Antiwar – Mounting Concerns for Fallujah Residents; 259 Killed in Iraq –  Falluja Operation Begins; 219 Killed in IraqMass Grave Found near Mosul; 219 Killed Across IraqCarnage in Baghdad; 184 Killed in Iraq, including Australian

RTSenior US commander secretly visits Syria to ‘prepare push to Raqqa’

Over 100 killed as blasts hit near Russian military bases in Syria’s Latakia province

21st Century WireSyria: US, NATO Terrorist Suicide Bombers Massacre Civilians in Coastal Towns

Intelligence OnlineUSAID still operating in Syria

Voltairenet (Said Al-Khalaki) – Angela Merkel’s “Grey Zone”: How the Islamic State (ISIS) Acquired German Weapons

Hurriyet Daily NewsNATO to send exploratory mission to Iraq

DEBKAfilePM thanks NATO chief for offer to open liaison office at headquarters

ObserverClose Encounters of the Wrong Kind: Russia and Israeli Planes Near Dogfight

GuardianWest and Russia on course for war, says ex-Nato deputy commander

PravdaCrimea to defend Russia from nuclear strike again

Sputnik‘Projecting Stability’? NATO Vows Even More Anti-Russian Build-Up

France Hesitant to Approve NATO Control of Missile Defense System in Europe

Le MondeCe que l’on sait de l’avion d’EgyptAir disparu entre Paris et Le Caire

NBC NewsEgyptAir Flight MS804: Three Air Marshals Were Aboard Crashed Jet

DEBKAfileEgyptAir flight blown up by ISIS time bomb

Greencrow As the Crow FliesEgypt Air – Shot out of Sky by missile while flying over Naval Exercises in Mediterranean?

TASSRussian Defense Ministry summons US Embassy attache over spotted reconnaissance plane

The Aviationist“U.S. spyplane almost hit two passenger jets over the Sea of Japan” Russia MoD says

Fort Russ (translating Le Matin) – Swiss Airbus avoids a US spy plane; Russia to US: near our borders, leave your transponder ON

(translating POLITRUSSIA) – Azov threatens “regime change” if Kiev fulfills Minsk-2

(translating Политхаос) – “Azov” Capture “Borispol” Airport

(translating Sputnik Italy) – Donbass: the end of the war is near?

(translating News Front) – German soldiers once again in Donbass: Have the lessons of history been forgotten?

RTEast Ukraine rebels oppose presence of armed OSCE police, ‘would consider it intervention’

Poroshenko vows ‘to bring back’ E.Ukraine, Crimea after Putin pardons Ukrainian pilot Savchenko

TASSPoroshenko admits Ukraine can get Donbass back only peacefully

Ukrainian troops shell DPR city, local teenager wounded, says source

Radio Free EuropeSeven Ukrainian Soldiers Reported Killed In Eastern Conflict

Stars and StripesNATO formally invites Montenegro as 29th member

NATO Review“Nordic duo should stay together” — study on NATO membership published in Finland

ReutersSwedish authorities hold crisis talks after suspected telecoms sabotage

ScienceSweden expels Russian research plane amid spying concerns

Intelligence OnlineUnited Kingdom: Emergency measures on Russian analysis

PressTVUK arms company defends weapons sales to Saudi Arabia

Fars News AgencySaudi Warplanes Bombing Yemen’s Sada’a

DEBKAfileSuicide bombers hit army induction center in Yemen; over 45 dead

Middle East MonitorIs Britain’s part in the Saudi campaign in Yemen clouded by a ‘white saviour’ complex?

LaRouchePACRep. Brad Sherman: Saudis Always Follow British Orders

MEMRIArticle In Saudi Daily: U.S. Planned, Carried Out 9/11 Attacks – But Blames Others For Them

NYPostSchumer upends 9/11 Saudi suit bill at 11th hour

NYTimesFearing a Last-Minute Obstacle in a Push to Release 9/11 Findings

Israel’s Army Goes to War With Its Politicians

Middle East EyeThe coup against Israel’s army

Israel set to form ‘most right-wing government in history’

(AFP) – Car bomb, IS clashes kill 32 Libya unity government forces: Military

(The Times) – British special forces fighting in Libya: Report

Moon of AlabamaNo U.S. Troops in Libya? One Of These Things Is Not Like The Others

Maghreb ConfidentialLibya: Embassies hit by wave of panic

VoltairenetThe head of the Congolese opposition had engaged mercenaries to perpetrate a coup d’État

Indian Ocean NewsletterKampala defies the West and turns to Pyongyang

Japan TimesAngry Okinawans rally at Kadena Air Base following ex-marine’s arrest

ReutersAtomic bomb survivors to attend Hiroshima event for Obama visit

SputnikCozying Up to Vietnam: Is Obama’s Arms Embargo Drop a Bid to Isolate China?

NBC NewsChinese Intercept U.S. Military Spy Plane Over South China Sea

XinhuaChina urges U.S. to stop close-in reconnaissance

ThereAreNoSunglasses Malabar-16 Is India Sucking-Up To Obama Without Pissing-Off China Too Much

Mullah Mansour Reportedly Killed Again—This Time By Drone In Balochistan

Was Muhammad Wali “Mullah Mansour”?

The Double-Death of Mullah Mansour and the Recrowning of New Taliban King Haibatullah

MondoweissWhistleblower: US General Sean Swindell bears responsibility for deadly Kunduz hospital attack

Intelligence OnlineKaya, intermediary for the MIT

Al MonitorTurkey’s Islamists, nationalists both silent on Israeli weapons flow to Azerbaijan

An autopsy of the new Turkish government

Erdogan vs. the world

PRIInternational leaders are meeting in Istanbul for the first World Humanitarian Summit – the perfect soundtrack: 2/5bz ’ ISISTANBUL ’ live @ transmediale 6.2.2016

DWEurope breathes ‘sigh of relief’ after Austria’s presidential election

Democracy NowThis Confirms It was a Coup: Brazil Crisis Deepens as Evidence Mounts of Plot to Oust Dilma Rousseff

YnetIsraeli made president Brazil’s Central Bank

The Hacker News Ecuador Bank Hacked — $12 Million Stolen in 3rd Attack on SWIFT System

IBTimesUS Spy Plane Boeing 707 E-3 Sentry Violated Venezuelan Airspace Twice In May, Maduro Says

BloombergVenezuela Readies Biggest Military Exercise in Its History

teleSURCapriles Tells Venezuela Military to Revolt, Invokes Protest Violence If Opposition Demands Not Met

Venezuelan Police Arrest Right-Wing Leader’s Head of Security

One Dead in Chile Protests as Bachelet Delivers Annual Address

IntelNewsChile will ask US to extradite three men wanted in killing of UN diplomat

International ManObama’s Cuban Ambitions as Seen by Cubans Themselves

ReutersU.S. targets spying threat on campus with proposed research clampdown

ElectrospacesGerman journalists about working with the Snowden documents

GuardianHow the Pentagon punished NSA whistleblowers

Washington’s Blog (interview with Thomas Drake) – Senior NSA Executive: We’re In a Police State

Stanford NewsStanford computer scientists show telephone metadata can reveal surprisingly sensitive personal information – Jonathan Mayer et al in PNAS: Evaluating the privacy properties of telephone metadata

FuturismArtificial Intelligence Isn’t Just About Intelligence, but Manipulating Humanity

RTThe FBI’s secret biometrics database they don’t want you to see

Privacy SOSBoston Police Dept. uses controversial social media spy tool made by CIA-linked firm

CounterpunchHillary Clinton vs Bernie Sanders: In-depth Report on Exit Polling and Election Fraud Allegations

Clinton Does Best Where Voting Machines Flunk Hacking Tests: Hillary Clinton vs. Bernie Sanders Election Fraud Allegations

Zero HedgeHacker Who Got Inside Hillary Clinton’s Server Said To Cooperate Fully With Ongoing Email Investigation

CryptomeGuccifer Plea Agreement, Statement of Facts

Judicial WatchState Dept. OIG Report on HRC Emails

APOrigin of key Clinton emails from report are a mystery

Sanders campaign requests Kentucky vote recanvass

Sanders: Democratic convention could be ‘messy’

Opperman Report (Spreaker) – Full True Story About NV Democratic Caucus and Convention Delegate THEFT!!!

Washington PostSecret Service agent shoots armed man outside White House

Monster aircraft rattle residents: ‘This is Northern Virginia; it’s not the Green Zone.’

FOX59 (Indianapolis) – Military training wakes Beech Grove residents early Tuesday morning

Zero HedgeShocking Images Of Record Long Lines At US Airports

Prison PlanetExperts: TSA Gridlock Could Be A ‘Manufactured Crisis’

LegitGovMulti-agency disaster drill in Seattle area same day as big power outage hits city

Black Agenda ReportFreddie Gray Case Judge Rules it is Unreasonable to Expect Cops to Obey the Law

Common Sense ShowDHS Using “Compromised Communities” to Train and Launch Martial Law

America Is Being Invaded by an Alien Species Called the Ze’s and the Hir’s

TelegraphElijah Wood: ‘Hollywood in the grip of child abuse scandal similar to Jimmy Savile’

The Daily Sheeple“No Woman Should Be Subjected to It”: Trump’s New Attack Ad Against Bill Clinton Is Just Creepy  – and it is most effective as looped on Instagram

AangirfanTRUMP SEX SCANDALS

AlternetTrump’s Top Campaign Adviser Made Millions From Arms Dealers, Warlords, Dictators and Oligarchs

Yahoo! NewsHow a convicted felon nicknamed ‘Joey No Socks’ covered Donald Trump in stars

WaPoFormer Mafia-linked figure describes association with Trump

AllGov (AP) – Justice Dept. Wants to Keep Media Eyes off Court Records on Former Trump Associate’s Mafia Informant Work

Congressional Research ServiceRICO: A Brief Sketch

Daily Mail100 French police raid Google’s Paris headquarters as part of £1.2 billion tax and money laundering investigation

WiredFacebook and Microsoft Are Laying a Giant Cable Across the Atlantic

Les moutons enragés (Upr.fr) – TAFTA, ne croyez pas les belles promesses de ce gouvernement, François Hollande tente discrètement de promouvoir l’arbitrage privé de celui-ci au sein même de l’UE

Global ResearchGermany Buys Monsanto – and Sells the TTIP to Europe

ForbesBayer Confirms Merger Discussions With Agriculture Giant Monsanto

GuardianMonsanto rejects Bayer’s $62bn takeover bid

Sustainable Pulse European Trade Unions Join Fight against Glyphosate Herbicides

EcoWatchNebraska Farmers Sue Monsanto Alleging Roundup Gave Them Cancer

Natural BlazeMonsanto Threatens Argentina Over Recent Food Inspection Decision

NDTV (AFP) – High Risk Of Zika Virus Spread In Black Sea Area: WHO

NatureUS reviews plan to infect mosquitoes with bacteria to stop disease

Cryptogon‘If you have pigs with partly human brains…’

Daily MailA goat with two heads, eight-legged pigs and a puppy born with a TRUNK: Shock photos of the mutant beasts with bizarre deformities ’caused by GM pesticides’

ENENewsExpert: Billions of pieces Fukushima nuclear fuel have spread pretty much everywhere — “It’s truly frightening… wherever there’s cesium, there’s plutonium” — Atomic bomb had one pound of uranium… Fukushima had hundreds of tons — TV: “Abundant quantities” of plutonium are being found

Geoengineering WatchCovering Up Climate Engineering Contamination, “EPA Caught Buying It’s Independent Science Advisors”

NJ.comFireball that tore through night sky was visible from N.J.

Space NewsNRO planning shift to smaller satellites, new ground system

NRO discloses previously unannounced SpaceX launch contract

Secrecy NewsNational Security Space Launch, and More from CRS

The Daily SheepleIs NASA Covering up a Giant Hole in the Earth at the North Pole?