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Khamenei: No Negotiation and No War

From MoA: NYT: “On Friday night, the Pentagon confirmed the presence of a second surveillance aircraft, a Navy P-8A Poseidon, which officials said took photographs of the drone being shot down. But a senior Trump administration official said there was … Continue reading

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The March to War With Iran

From Zero Hedge, nine months ago: On Tuesday an Israeli television channel aired leaked video footage it obtained exclusively showing Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu boasting that he had personally convinced President Trump to abandon the Iran nuclear deal. The statements were made at … Continue reading

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Dmitry Orlov on Hegemon

From Dmitry Orlov: Iran wouldn’t actually have to do anything kinetic; it would suffice for it to threaten to attack some oil tankers for their insurance coverage to be voided, preventing them from loading cargo or setting sail. That would block deliveries … Continue reading

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Trump Ends Cold War

From Sergey Lavrov on June 29: NATO bombed Libya, turned Libya into a black hole through which waves of migrants, illegal migrants, rushed to Europe. Now EU is cleaning the broken china for NATO. From Zero Hedge on July 1: … Continue reading

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Trump Broke Yurp

From Zero Hedge, last Tuesday: “Turkey is in the midst of a true currency crisis and is losing the luxury of choice” as the “lira is capitulating, helping inflation soar and rapidly worsening Turkey’s external debt situation.”.. Erdogan threatening any … Continue reading

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Pompeo Lays an Egg

From RT: Speaking at the Heritage Foundation, a right-wing Washington think tank, Pompeo laid out a list of 12 “basic requirements”for Iran. The demands call on Iran to withdraw from Syria, “release all US citizens,” end support for Houthi rebels in Yemen, stop “enrichment” of … Continue reading

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Pepe Escobar Visits Tehran

From Pepe Escobar: I was in Tehran as part of a small group of foreign analysts, guests of the Majlis (Parliament) for the 6th International Conference in Support of the Palestinian Intifada. No one in Trump’s circle would be caught dead … Continue reading

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