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Could NATO get pulled into Syrian intervention by Turkey under the collective defense initiative?

Could NATO get pulled into Syrian intervention by Turkey under the collective defense initiative?

By End the Lie One of the most fundamental principles of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is the principle of collective defense, wherein an armed attack on a NATO Ally constitutes an attack against all members of the alliance. This concept could possibly be utilized by Turkey in the event of a large stream […]

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U.S. officials confirm Israeli Mossad trained assassins of Iranian nuclear scientists

U.S. officials confirm Israeli Mossad trained assassins of Iranian nuclear scientists

By End the Lie I have been writing about the covert Israeli assault on Iran for months now, but finally the establishment media seems to be playing catch up, something which I find incredibly interesting, unexpected and curious. I would expect the mainstream media to continue the farcical denial of any covert Western action in […]

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Why does the West seem to be ignoring Russia and China in their approach to Iran?

Why does the West seem to be ignoring Russia and China in their approach to Iran?

By End the Lie If nothing else is clear, it is this: the West and allied nations are ready for war. It may be a continued covert assault (as highlighted by statements from the Israeli Vice Prime Minister regarding continued support of terrorists inside Iran along with previous incidents) or a more overt, traditional conflict […]

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Western troops, firepower being moved to Persian Gulf: report

Western troops, firepower being moved to Persian Gulf: report

By End the Lie According to Azerbaijani Trend News Agency, Interfax has reported via Israeli sources that the United States and allied nations have begun to move troops and other firepower into the Persian Gulf Region. According to the report, troops have already arrived just south of the Strait of Hormuz at the Omani island […]

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Israel’s Vice PM advocates supporting terrorism against Iran

Israel’s Vice PM advocates supporting terrorism against Iran

By End the Lie Statements from Israeli officials tend to be veiled (admittedly, the veil is quite thin indeed) in order to retain at least some semblance of legitimacy in the eyes of the international community. That was dashed today with statements from Israel’s Vice Prime Minister and Strategic Affairs Minister, Moshe Ya’alon, at the […]

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Wall Street, Washington and the EU declare war on Turkey

Wall Street, Washington and the EU declare war on Turkey

By Richard Cottrell Contributing writer for End the Lie I have been saying for some time now that the Turkish-US-EU love affair is over. The signs are everywhere. First we have the usual Wall Street suspects, namely Bank of America, Merrill Lynch and Goldman Sachs, trying to scare off potential investors in Turkey with talk […]

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Syrian troops stop attempted Turkish armed infiltration according to state media

Syrian troops stop attempted Turkish armed infiltration according to state media

By End the Lie Today Syrian authorities have reported that for the second time in three days they have thwarted an attempt to infiltrate Syria, carried out by an armed group coming out of Turkey, according to Prensa Latina. The armed group allegedly tried to enter Syria through the northwestern Idleb province in the border […]

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Iran: a quickly evolving geopolitical imbroglio – part X

Iran: a quickly evolving geopolitical imbroglio – part X

By End the Lie As unfortunate as it is, I have no choice but to continue this series covering the grim situation unfolding in the Middle East which very possibly could be the spark that lights the greater world ablaze. This was highlighted in the Chinese Global Times today in the article “China faces tough […]

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Iran: a quickly evolving geopolitical imbroglio – part IX

Iran: a quickly evolving geopolitical imbroglio – part IX

By End the Lie Recently it has become clear that preparation for war with Iran is well underway and no effort is being made to conceal these efforts. Of course, there are the token superficial statements made by Western officials which surely only fool the most uninformed of individuals and it is likely the case […]

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