Ukraine Tips From Nameless US Officials: Good Enough for NYT By Peter Hart

25 June 2014 — FAIR Blog

Internet videos of tanks allegedly supplied by Russia to Ukrainian rebels.

Internet videos of tanks allegedly supplied by Russia to Ukrainian rebels.

Apparently the people who know best about what’s happening in Ukraine are US government officials who won’t let their names be printed in the newspaper.

New York Times report by Andrew Roth (6/23/14) notes that while Russian President Vladimir Putin was sending supportive messages about a possible peace deal, “the United States said last week that it had evidence that Russia was preparing to send more tanks and artillery to the fighters in eastern Ukraine.”

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US Embassy in Ankara: The Headquarter for the ISIS War on Iraq – Hariri Insider By Christof Lehmann

25 June 2014 — 4th Media

The green light for the use of ISIS brigades to carve up Iraq, widen the Syria conflict into a greater Middle East war and to throw Iran off-balance was given behind closed doors at the Atlantic Council meeting in Turkey, in November 2013, told a source close to Saudi – Lebanese billionaire Saad Hariri, adding that the U.S. Embassy in Ankara is the operation’s headquarter.

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Ukraine and the Rise of Euro-Fascism By Sergei Glazyev

24 June 2014 — Global Research

Current events in Ukraine are guided by the evil spirit of fascism and Nazism, though it seemed to have dissipated long ago, after World War II. Seventy years after the war, the genie has escaped from the bottle once again, posing a threat not merely in the form of the insignia and rhetoric of Hitler’s henchmen, but also through an obsessive Drang nach Osten policy.

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New at Strategic Culture Foundation 15-21 June 2014

21 June 2014 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Chocolate King’s «Peace Plan» With a Hard Centre

21.06.2014 | 00:00 | Finian CUNNINGHAM

Petro Poroshenko, the billionaire oligarch who won the Ukrainian presidential election with a dubious majority last month, seems to be relying heavily now on his skills as a confectionery magnate. The man known as the Chocolate King, owing to his past industrial dealings, presented a unilateral ceasefire plan this week in a phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin… The Chocolate King’s «peace plan» will appear much less a box of niceties of reform, dialogue, amnesty and ceasefire – and more of what it really is – a deadly criminal offensive with a very hard centre. Continue reading