1. The Man

    OIC declares East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital

    More: OIC declares East Jerusalem as Palestinian capital | Palestine News | Al Jazeera Also, yesterday, the EU refused, despite a push by Netanyahu, to follow the US and recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital: EU says it will not recognise Jerusalem as Israel's capital before final peace...
  2. D

    Major US Ally in the Middle East Colluding with the Russians

    For the first time in over forty three years, Egypt agrees to let the Russian military use it's airfields. Russia now has the ability to project it's might in our allies own backyard. Russia is filling a power vacuum vacated by American foreign policy as the State Department goes understaffed...
  3. PACE

    Iran and Russia to push out US help in combating terrorism in the Middle East

    And you didn't see this coming? https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-russia-putin/khamenei-says-iran-russia-should-cooperate-to-isolate-u-s-foster-middle-east-stability-idUSKBN1D14CK
  4. Devil505

    Get our troops out of the middle east and send them to Puerto Rico!

    We are helping no one but big business in the ME. Send the military to Puerto Rico and save American lives. PR needs as many helicopters as we can send.
  5. P

    Sewer in London’s East End Menaced by Giant Fatberg

    https://mobile.nytimes.com/2017/09/13/world/europe/uk-london-fatberg.html Ewww.
  6. HayJenn

    Who Knew Middle East Talks Could Be So Complicated??

    Donald Trump is reportedly weighing whether to pull out of Israeli-Palestinian peace negotiations following a "tense" meeting with White House senior staff and officials in Ramallah, according to London-based Arabic daily al-Hayat on Saturday. The report claimed that Trump is to determine the...
  7. Madeline

    East Cleveland Fights Environmental Racism

    East Cleveland is the ghetto here, but was once the home of the country's first billionaire. It is still a separately incorporated area, because Cleveland does not want the burden of providing services to the cash-strapped area. But the city does use the dump it located there -- and refuses to...
  8. Sprockey

    Trump's Middle East visit: What to expect

    Donald Trump's Middle East visit: What to expect | USA News | Al Jazeera Is this arms sale with Saudi Arabia a good thing??
  9. The Man

    US medic killed in East Ukraine

    OSCE Member Killed, Two Injured By Mine Blast In Eastern Ukraine Also: Member of security watchdog OSCE killed in Ukraine | Reuters Land mine blast kills OSCE observer in Ukraine | Ukraine News | Al Jazeera These are unarmed observers I'm not sure if their vehicles are even armored...
  10. cpicturetaker12

    While no one was looking: US War Footprints grows in Middle East, NO Endgame in Sight

    What a master CLUSTERFUCK! Or how to wage a war with a 'win at all cost' by your CIC! U.S. War Footprint Grows in Middle East, With No Endgame in Sight By BEN HUBBARD and MICHAEL R. GORDONMARCH 29, 2017 Continue reading the main story Civilians in Mosul waited for aid this month. American...
  11. Madeline

    How To Make A Ghetto: The History of East Cleveland

    This is a suburban city to Cleveland, Ohio. Today, it is the epicenter of the blight. A place where no one can take for granted that there will be any response to a 911 call. Extreme hopelessness. It is also the home of the first American billionaire, John D. Rockefeller. It was the most...
  12. cpicturetaker12

    Russian spy ship cruising off the east coast...

    This is nothing new, HOWEVER, there's some more explanation. Malcom Nance, an ex career INTEL guy, said that when OBAMA kicked out the Russian 'operatives' who gathered intel LIKELY have left a void of intel gathering and need to get close to pick up/make up for it. It made a 'port of call' in...
  13. MaryAnne

    East Coasters

    Are you prepared for the big storm,possibly Blizzard? Good luck,stay warm.
  14. The Man

    East Aleppo loses last hospital

    Reportedly, the last functioning hospital in rebel-held East Aleppo has now been destroyed by Syrian government or Russian bombing: More, including video from inside the hospital as it is attacked: East Aleppo’s last hospital destroyed by airstrikes Well... That's how Russia fights...
  15. The Man

    Armed OSCE mission for East Ukraine?

    Putin backs armed OSCE mission to east Ukraine I support this too. Having own armed protection would both make the monitors' work safer and easier and also help them impartially do their job better and gather more needed info. Right now, OSCE only has unarmed monitors in Donbass, who have...
  16. C

    Putin is planning to move the capital east of the Urals?

    New capital in siberia.
  17. bajisima

    Gas shortages, price hikes coming to the East Coast

    Be prepared if you live here.. A leak has caused the closure of a crucial pipeline that carries gasoline to the eastern United States, a disruption that threatens to drive up prices and leave service stations without fuel to sell. A section of the Colonial Pipeline, which runs from Houston...
  18. Devil505

    D. Trump admits that his party set the Middle East ablaze

    After almost a year of blaming President Obama and HRC, the Trump campaign today admitted that the problems in the ME can be laid at the feet of the 50 GOP security officials who unanimously signed a letter calling him a danger to this country. So it wasn't Obama or HRC after all...
  19. The Man

    Reviving the Far East

    Putin is giving Russians free land to resettle to the Far Eastern regions, and has built a new cosmodrome (space launch centre, see: http://politicalhotwire.com/current-events/144377-first-launch-new-space-port.html) and is convincing Chinese to move business there: Russians Given Free Land...
  20. The Man

    Another civil war in East Ukraine?

    Russian singer Iosif Kobzon (older guy in suit) poses for a photo with members of Special Reconnaissance Platoon "Troy" of the Donetsk People's Republic The members of the elite separatist unit, made up mainly of former Russian and Ukrainian Airborne Troops, ensured Kozbon's personal...