Venezuela: Chavista Debate More than Pragmatists vs Radicals

By Federico Fuentes The publication of a document highly critical of the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, authored by one of the longest-serving ministers in former president Hugo Chavez’s government, has triggered an unprecedented debate among Venezuelan revolutionaries. Jorge Giordani dropped the bombshell on June 18, a day after he was replaced as planning…

Kiev Attacks Donetsk, Headquarters for MH17 Response

By Tony Cartalucci Reuters reported that the NATO-backed regime in Kiev has launched an offensive on the eastern city of Donetsk, Donetsk province. In its article, “Fighting erupts in Ukraine as crash investigators arrive,” Reuters states: Ukrainian army tanks were reported to be launching an assault to break pro-Russian rebels’ hold on the eastern city…

MH-17 and NATO Excercise “Breeze 2014″

Beware of the Chameleon By Wayne Madsen The 10-day NATO exercise code named BREEZE 2014 has ended in Black Sea. The exercise, which included the use of electronic warfare and electronic intelligence aircraft such as the Boeing EA-18G Growler and the Boeing E3 Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS), coincided with the shoot down…

UNSC Emergency Session on the Downing of Malaysian Flight MH17 Over Ukraine (Update)

Security Council condemns downing of Malaysian airliner, calls for international probe The document was supported by all 15 members of the Security Council, including Russia UNITED NATIONS, July 21 (Itar-Tass) – The U.N. Security Council on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution on the July 17 Malaysia Airlines Boeing-777 passenger plane crash in eastern Ukraine. The…

The Downing of Flight MH17 Over Ukraine (Update)

Update: It is suspicious the plane has deviated from the route it usually takes’ UNSC holds emergency meeting over MH17 crash MH17: World Sees Tragedy, US Sees “Game Changer” By Tony Cartalucci United States Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power made a series of baseless, contradictory accusations aimed at politically exploiting the tragic loss…