Monthly Archives: December 2015

German Authorities Issue Imminent Terror Alert In Munich: Two Train Stations ‘Evacuated,’ As German Authorities Tell Public To Avoid Crowds

German Authorities Issue Imminent Terror Alert In Munich: Two Train Stations ‘Evacuated,’ As German Authorities Tell Public To Avoid Crowds www.fortunascorner.ocm      David Millward writes on this evening’s (Dec. 31, 2015) edition of The Telegraph, that “police in Munich, Germany have evacuated two railway stations; and is urging the public to stay away from […]

Leaked Documents May Reveal The Inner Workings Of The Islamic State – But What If They Are Fake?

washingtonpost.com Leaked Documents May Reveal The Inner Workings Of The Islamic State – But What If They Are Fake? by Adam Taylor  Dec. 30, 2015  7 min read  original This undated image posted on a militant website on Jan. 14, 2014, shows fighters from the Islamic State marching in Raqqa, Syria. (Militant website via AP) If […]

Russia’s Systematic Efforts To Sabotage The Vienna Talks

Haid Haid Published: 29/12/2015 07:05 PM Russia’s Systematic Efforts To Sabotage The Vienna Talks The killing of Zahran Aloush, leader of one of the strongest rebel group in Syria — Jaysh al-Islam — on 26 December, by a Russian airstrike shows again that Russia is willing to do whatever it takes to tip the balance […]

New Book Claims Famed Aviator Amelia Earhart Was Captured While Spying On The Japanese — Who Held Her Prisoner In China Until 1945; And, She Took A New Identity When Freed, Living Out Her Remaining Days In America As Someone Else

New Book Claims Famed Aviator Amelia Earhart Was Captured While Spying On The Japanese — Who Held Her Prisoner In China Until 1945; And, She Took A New Identity When Freed, Living Out Her Remaining Days In America As Someone Else www.fortunascorner.com      Vladimir Putin ordered the operation that resulted in the bomb being […]

China’s Lethal New J-20 Warplane Takes Off

China’s Lethal New J-20 Warplane Takes Off Dave Majumdar December 29, 2015 inShare29 Beijing’s stealthy Chengdu J-20 fifth-generation combat aircraft, pictured above in an artist’s rendering, may have entered low rate initial production according to state-owned Chinese media. Xinhua—Beijing’s official news agency—published photos of the newest J-20 aircraft, which is still coated in primer paint, […]

U.S. Accuses Iran Of Conducting Rocket Test Near Warships

U.S. Accuses Iran Of Conducting Rocket Test Near Warships By JON GAMBRELL Dec. 30, 2015 4:05 AM EST 0 3 photos In this Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015 photo released by the U.S. Navy, guided-missile destroyer USS… Read more DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iranian naval vessels conducted rocket tests last week near U.S. warships and […]

Russia Reduces Reliance On Foreign Satellite Data – Space Agency

Russia Reduces Reliance on Foreign Satellite Data – Space Agency © Sputnik Russia 19:19 29.12.2015Get short URL 1986130 Russia has significantly reduced its dependency on foreign remote sensing satellites. © Sputnik/ Maksim Blinov Russia Remains World Leader for Space Launches – Roscosmos MOSCOW (Sputnik) — Russia has significantly reduced its dependency on foreign remote sensing satellites, Russia’s […]

Ex-Pentagon Chief Warns of ‘Real and Growing Danger’ of Nuclear Doom

Ex-Pentagon Chief Warns of ‘Real and Growing Danger’ of Nuclear Doom © East News/ USA/Science Photo Library US 22:11 29.12.2015(updated 03:08 30.12.2015) Get short URL 277857525 Former US Defense Secretary William Perry said a terrorist attack using a nuclear bomb or improvised nuclear device could happen “any time now – next year or the year […]

How ISIS Actually Lost Ramadi

Excerpt: It’s one of several ways in which the simplistic narrative of the battle for Ramadi is giving way to a more nuanced story-one that presents both promise and peril as the fight against ISIS continues. For those looking for good news, there was plenty: the emergence of Iraq’s elite fighters, and the apparent absence of […]

U.S. Spy Net On Israel Snares Congress

National Security Agency’s targeting of Israeli leaders also swept up the content of private conversations with U.S. lawmakers http://www.wsj.com/articles/u- s-spy-net-on-israel-snares- congress-1451425210 ENLARGE Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu joined President Barack Obama last month for a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House.PHOTO: OLIVIER DOULIERY/BLOOMBERG NEWS By ADAM ENTOUS and DANNY YADRON Dec. 29, 2015 4:40 p.m. […]