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President Bashar al-Assad wins Syrian presidential elections in a landslide!

You probably did not hear about it, at least in Zone A, but Syrian President Bashar Hafez al-Assad has just won the Syrian Presidential election with over 95% of the vote and a participation of 78% (you can read about it on the webpage of the Syrian information agency SANA here: This is a HUGE defeat for both the USA and, even more so, Israel. See some photographs of

China, Iran sign 25-year comprehensive strategic partnership deal

Crossposted from PressTV Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Iranian counterpart Mohammad Javad Zarif have signed a 25-year comprehensive strategic partnership agreement, marking a milestone in bilateral relations between the two countries.    The two diplomats put their signatures on the document in Tehran Saturday in a ceremony carried live on national television. Wang and Zarif also marked “half a century of friendly dilomatic relations” by opening an exhibition of documents on the

The Post-American World; Crooke, Escobar, Blumenthal and Marandi lay it all out

Thirty years ago, the United States dominated the world politically, economically, and scientifically. But today? Watch this in-depth discussion with distinguished guests: Alastair Crooke – Former British Diplomat, the Founder, and Director of the Conflicts Form Pepe Escobar – Brazilian Political Analyst and Author Max Blumenthal – American Journalist and Author from Grayzone Chaired by Dr. Mohammad Marandi – Professor at University of Tehran  

Munich-esque Davos

Rostislav Ishchenko – Crossposted with permission from Stalker Zone Vladimir Putin’s speech, delivered in the format of remote participation in the annual Davos forum, is already being actively compared with his Munich speech of 2007. Well, there is something in common. It is about the same general as between Stalin’s “Brothers and Sisters!” in 1941 and the toast “To the great Russian people!” in 1945. The Munich Speech of 2007