The FRN Daily News Brief 2019-04-17

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This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 12, articles about Headline-News, Mena, Syria, Turkey, Defense, Eurasia, Russia, United-States, Anglo-5, Opinions, Politics, United-Kingdom, China, Cuba, Latin-America, Venezuela, Libya, Germany, Ukraine, Yemen, Colombia.

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Tags in this brief: Al-Hol, Kurds, Refugees, Samuri, SDF, Turkey, USA, Brexit, Embrey, Labour, Offendotron, Woke, Working Class, China, Cuba, Russia, US, Venezuela, Lavrov, Libya, MENA, Austrian Control Bank, Austrian Investments, German Investments, Defense, S350, Drago Victorien, Elections, Poroshenko, Ukraine, Zelensky, Kerch, Kiev, Moscow, Trump, Yemen, Colombia, Communist, ELN, Liberation Theology, National Liberation, Nationalism, Syncretism, Blumenthal, CSIS, Invasion, Washington.

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UPDATE: U.S. Continues Supplying Kurds to Counteract Turkey

Published 2019-04-17 23:06:58 by Guest Author in Headline-News, Mena, Syria, Turkey

By Finas Samuri – The mass media has been widely covering the details of the disastrous humanitarian situation in Rukban refugee camp over recent months. By the way, the crisis in other sites deserves more considerable attention. Al-Hol refugee camp located in Al-Hasakah province and run by the Syria Democratic Forces is one of them. image –  shipment of the U.S. military hardware on the way to Al-Hol Every single day from 10 to 20 people, mainly women and children die due to the lack of drinking water, essential goods, and medicine. Only for the past two months, 250 children… Continue ->

Tags: Al-Hol, Kurds, Refugees, Samuri, SDF, Turkey, USA


LAVROV: US wants a new arms race against Russia

Published 2019-04-17 22:48:32 by Paul Antonopoulos in Defense, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, United-States

MOSCOW – US power is in the hands of supporters of a new arms race, but it will not get Russia involved in this process, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told a meeting of the Council for Foreign and Defense Policy. “If we look at Washington’s actions in this area, we can conclude that proponents of a new arms race prevail,” said the head of Russian diplomacy. Lavrov recalled that Russian President Vladimir Putin has repeatedly highlighted this trend. “I want to emphasize that they will not be able to involve Russia in this costly exercise,” the minister said. Lavrov… Continue ->

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Why does the Left sneer at the Traditional Working Class? Labour alienates this Integral Element at its Peril

Published 2019-04-17 20:41:36 by Guest Author in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Opinions, Politics, United-Kingdom

By Paul Embery – It was a straightforward political point. “Labour comes out in favour of keeping free movement – an utter betrayal of traditional working-class people, the majority of whom oppose it and voted to end it in the referendum. The party will pay a heavy, but deserved, price for this at the ballot box.” This was my tweet after Labour had declared its support for the Common Market 2.0 proposal earlier this week. Cue hordes of offendotrons, utterly certain that my use of the term “traditional” was really a euphemism for “white”. Leading the charge was ‘literal communist’ Ash Sarkar,… Continue ->

Tags: Brexit, Embrey, Labour, Offendotron, Woke, Working Class


U.S develops military plan to contain Russia, China and Cuba in Venezuela

Published 2019-04-17 20:12:57 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, China, Cuba, Eurasia, Headline-News, Latin-America, Russia, United-States, Venezuela

ARLINGTON – The Pentagon is developing military solutions to contain the ‘influence’ of Russia, China and Cuba over the government of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro, reported US channel CNN with reference to a source in the US Department of Defense, familiar with the situation . According to the media, the deterrent options could include US naval maneuvers in the region and greater military interaction with neighboring countries. The idea is to obstruct the access of Russia, China and Cuba to the region. According to the CNN source, the preliminary activities are carried out by the Joint Staff of the Pentagon,… Continue ->

Tags: China, Cuba, Russia, US, Venezuela


Russia and Arab States agree on Libya stabilization plan

Published 2019-04-17 19:50:32 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Libya, Mena, Russia

MOSCOW – The participants at the Forum of Russian-Arab Cooperation agreed to continue developing efforts to contribute to the normalization in Libya, declared the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia, Sergey Lavrov, at the closing of negotiations held with the Secretary General of the League of Arab States, Ahmed Aboul Gheit. “We have agreed to continue working on the normalization of Libya,” said Lavrov. The Russian foreign minister said that those gathered expressed their support for the efforts of the UN special representative, Ghassan Salame, on the implementation of the Road Map, prepared by him, to contribute to the normalization… Continue ->

Tags: Lavrov, Libya, MENA, Russia


Sanctions? German investment in Russia still climbing

Published 2019-04-17 18:28:19 by Tom Winter in Eurasia, Germany

Ostexperte.de More German investments in Russia Despite sanctions, last year German companies invested the second highest sum since the financial crisis of 2008 in the Russian economy. In its final calculation, the Bundesbank has raised German net direct investment in Russia by more than € 1 billion in 2018 to € 3.26 billion. In the preliminary calculations, the Bundesbank assumed that 2.1 billion euros were invested. “In addition to major projects such as Nord Stream 2, German mid-sized companies and family businesses in particular are recognizing the opportunities offered by the large Russian market,” said AHK CEO Matthias Schepp. We… Continue ->

Tags: Austrian Control Bank, Austrian Investments, German Investments


What is the new Russian S-350 system capable of?

Published 2019-04-17 17:49:05 by Paul Antonopoulos in Defense, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia

MOSCOW – A large arsenal of mid- and short-range missiles, simultaneous monitoring of dozens of aircraft and nearly 100% accuracy – the new S-350 Vityaz systems will protect Russia’s strategic industrial cities and infrastructures. This year it begins its production in series and the supply to the army. The state tests of the S-350s were conducted with great success. By the end of the year it is planned that the first system will be routed to the anti-aircraft training center in Leningrad region. The military is expected to have professional capabilities to work with the S-350s, which are designed to… Continue ->

Tags: Defense, Russia, S350


VIDEO – Humiliating poll for Poroshenko: 70% of Ukrainians ready to vote for Zelensky

Published 2019-04-17 17:19:59 by Guest Author in Eurasia, Headline-News, Ukraine

By Drago Victorien – As Ukraine’s ”debates about the debates themselves” continue to stir up Ukrainian politics, it has not managed to slow down time and the date of the second round of the presidential elections which are fast approaching. According to recent survey data, the leader of the race remains Vladimir Zelensky who is ahead of the incumbent Poroshenko with an almost threefold margin. More than 70 percent of Ukrainians admitted that they would vote for Zelensky and only a quarter of voters have a wish to vote for Poroshenko. The fourth place finisher in the first round, Yuriy… Continue ->

Tags: Drago Victorien, Elections, Poroshenko, Ukraine, Zelensky


Moscow calls Kiev for consultations to resolve Kerch naval incident

Published 2019-04-17 16:49:52 by Paul Antonopoulos in Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, Ukraine

MOSCOW – Moscow is calling on Kiev to renounce its plans to resolve the dispute over the Kerch incident before the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea and sit down at the negotiating table to resolve the differences, the Russian Foreign Ministry said. On April 16, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced that Kiev had submitted an application to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea, calling for “coercive measures against Russia” to release the Ukrainian sailors detained in Russia for having illegally crossed the Russian border near the Kerch Strait. “We call on Ukraine to act… Continue ->

Tags: Kerch, Kiev, Moscow, Russia, Ukraine


MAJOR: Trump vetoes resolution to suspend U.S support for GENOCIDE in Yemen

Published 2019-04-17 16:10:17 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Mena, United-States, Yemen

WASHINGTON DC – US President Donald Trump rejected a measure passed by Congress to end his country’s participation in the Saudi-led war against Yemen. “This resolution is an unnecessary, dangerous attempt to weaken my constitutional authorities, endangering the lives of American citizens and brave service members, both today and in the future,” Trump wrote to the Senate Thursday. Trump added that the resolution is “unnecessary” in part because there are no United States military personnel in Yemen “commanding, participating in, or accompanying military forces of the Saudi-led coalition against the Houthis in hostilities in or affecting Yemen.” Trump was expected… Continue ->

Tags: Trump, US, Yemen


Colombia blames syncretic nationalist-communist Christian rebels for attack on oil pipeline

Published 2019-04-17 14:41:35 by Paul Antonopoulos in Colombia, Headline-News, Latin-America

BOGOTA, Colombia – “The attack existed, it is a fact and a reality, it would be the fourteenth attack on the pipeline so far this year and presumably it is the ELN, which is why we have never believed their ceasefire,” Botero said, according to published statements through the website of the local radio station Blu Radio. He also said that the authorities are inspecting the area to prevent further attacks by the rebel group or other illegal armed movements. According to the state oil company Ecopetrol, the attack occurred in the early hours of April 15 in the rural… Continue ->

Tags: Colombia, Communist, ELN, Liberation Theology, National Liberation, Nationalism, Syncretism


MAJOR: U.S pushes forward plans for military invasion in EXPOSED SECRET MEETING

Published 2019-04-17 14:05:59 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Latin-America, United-States, Venezuela

WASHINGTON DC – A secret meeting was convened by the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) of the United States, in a context marked by discussions and threats of military intervention against Venezuela. This was revealed by journalist Max Blumenthal. But what is this center and what are its real objectives? Previously, CSIS organized a private meeting called “Evaluation of the use of military force in Venezuela”, which allegedly will be submitted to international political and judicial authorities in Caracas. According to the center’s own website , CSIS is defined as a “non-profit” research organization that is dedicated to… Continue ->

Tags: Blumenthal, CSIS, Invasion, Venezuela, Washington


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