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Freedom of information, French style

This just in: Wikileaks has received a possible (not confirmed yet) archive of Macron emails: The French regime’s reaction is immediate: don’t you dare report about this “or else”: I don’t have the time to translate this (need sleep) but the core message is simple: the media is asked not to report about this, not even on their Internet sites and is reminded that the dissemination of false information is

The Israel Lobby’s latest hissy-fit

I regularly get the comment that Putin is pro-Israeli, Russia controlled by Israeli interests and that Putin and the Israelis are in cahoots.  I tried to debunk this nonsense in my article Putin and Israel – a complex and multi-layered relationship, but that silly canard is still circulating all over the net.  So I thought that it would be a good idea to publish a typically Israeli point of view

“My France” by Jean Ferrat

by Claude Roddier The Saker blog is now 10 years old and the Saker community 3. On this occasion, I have translated and subtitled (in English and in French) a French song, My France, by Jean Ferrat, which shows France with a Saker-like spirit. Please make sure to press the “cc” button on the bottom right of the video to see the subtitles. A good description (in French) of this

Briefing of Chief of the Main Operational Directorate of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces Colonel General Sergei Rudskoy   11.04.2017 (16:22)The chief of the Main operations Directorate of the General staff of armed forces Colonel-General Sergey Rudskoy held a briefing for media representatives In Syria continues, the cessation of hostilities, entered December 30, 2016. A number of opposition groups, declared the commitment of his compliance increased to 204. In the last two weeks of the agreement on reconciliation signed by representatives of 55 settlements, and their total

Russia seen by the Amnesty International and Channel Four Television Corporation

  YouTube “suddenly” recommended me a type of videos that I have never seen before. They are called, “social videos about Russia.” I want to show you two of them that play on our love for colorful and cheerful Nesting Matryoshka dolls and bears. French Social video about Russia   Video made by Amnesty International at Let’s see how the Amnesty International protested unlawful kidnappings and detentions of the

First videos of militants being evacuated from Homs Syria

First videos of militants being evacuated from Homs Syria       Russia’s FAN Federal News agency reports on the first day of the operation during which 2.500 militants of the terror organizations Jabhat al-Nusra and Harakat Ahrar al-Sham and members of their families will be evacuated from Syrian Homs. On Monday, the Iranian news source PressTV reported that “Syria militants reach Homs evacuation deal with government” “Foreign-sponsored Takfiri militants

25 years in jail for selling 35 pills

Cynthia Powell was not an addict. She was not a dealer. She sold 35 of her diabetes pain pills to a confidential informant—for $300. Just enough to make ends meet that month. Next thing she knew, she was arrested, charged, and convicted. Her sentence? Watch to find out! Share if you agree that mandatory sentences go too far. Read her full profile here: But here is hope, these crazy

CrossTalk: Vault 7

    Mar 10, 2017 Wikileaks strikes again. On full display are the CIA’s spy tools and methods. Snowden provided a briefing book on U.S. surveillance, but the CIA leaks could provide the blueprints. And your Samsung TV and iPhone are a big part of this. CrossTalking with Larry Johnson, Suzanne Nossel, and Patrick Henningsen.

Full text: Human Rights Record of the United States in 2016

BEIJING, March 9 (Xinhua) — The State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China published a report titled “Human Rights Record of the United States in 2016” on Thursday. Following is the full text of the report: Human Rights Record of the United States in 2016 State Council Information Office of the People’s Republic of China March 2017 Foreword On March 3 local time, the State Department of

CrossTalk: Revolt in the West

  The West appears to have entered into a new era – the era of the political upsets, growing anger, and increased disillusionment with ruling elites. It is not a question of leftwing – rightwing politics. It is all about a failing status quo. CrossTalking with Stephen Haseler, Marcus Papadopoulos, and Joaquin Flores.