VTJP Occupied Palestine and Israel: News and Articles 13 December 2013

13 December 2013 — VTJP


International Middle East Media Center

Soldiers Invade Shweika Village Near Tulkarem
IMEMC – [Friday, December 13, 2013] Despite the extreme snowstorm hitting different parts of occupied Palestine, dozens of Israeli soldiers invaded the Shweika village, near the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, broke into a home and violently searched the premises. …
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Information Clearing House 12 December 2013: Iran Halts Nuclear Talks After US Blacklist Move

13 December 2013 — Information Clearing House

Report Alleges Chinese Tried to Stop U.S. Warship in International Waters
By Bill Gertz
The guided missile cruiser USS Cowpens, was confronted by Chinese warships in the South China Sea near Beijing’s new aircraft carrier Liaoning, according to officials familiar with the incident. http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article37115.htm

US pressure on participants of talks over Trans-Pacific Partnership yields no results

12 December 2013 — Voice of Russia

After four days of talks over the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which took place in Singapore, the participants failed to sign a resolution that would have suited all of them. The only agreement reached at the talks was to resume them later. However, some materials released by Wikileaks show that the reason for this lack of agreement is that the US is putting heavy pressure on the other participants of the talks.

New at Strategic Culture Foundation 8-14 December 2013

14 December 2013 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Ukraine: The Myth of its Salvation through Western Investment (I)

14.12.2013 | 00:00 | Valentin KATASONOV

Street demonstrations in small areas of central Kiev and the delicacy with which the authorities are dealing with the subject of who created this chaos in the country’s capital city at some point overshadowed the infinitely more serious situation, namely: considered objectively, and in view of existing trade links and cooperation ties, Ukraine is expanding to the East rather than the West. And the same applies to a financial and economic sphere like investment… Continue reading