In response to China's disposal of an abandoned Filipino ship in Jackson Atoll to protect the marine environment, the United States Navy has sent an aircraft carrier and a fleet of warships with its 7,000 sailors to the West Philippine Sea.
China admits in sending several ships to Quirino Atoll in the West Philippine Sea but only to remove an abandoned Filipino ship that had run aground on the shoal in late 2015 which might cause possible impediment to navigation safety and damage to the marine environment.
China refused to join any US-led coalitions that have a military nature and this also applies to international counter-terrorism cooperation.
Russia has cut off major supply routes the C.I.A. has been using for the last three years to smuggle arms into Syria via Turkey for the terrorists, and without it the USA no longer have leverage over Assad or the Russians.
Xi Jinping declares China supports the creation of an independent Palestinian state with eastern Jerusalem as its capital, based on the pre-1967 borders.
A secret report compiled by an independent Norwegian oil and gas consulting firm given to the Norwegian government in July was leaked and vindicates Russian President Vladimir Putin's allegation of ISIL's, also known as ISIS/Daesh/IS, vast oil smuggling trade in Turkey, sold in black market at a steep discount prices.
Democrat hopeful Bernie Sanders does not vote against military aid to Israel, even if he has floated it on a number of occasions. But the tension between Sanders' words and his actions points to a wider issue: his inability to stand up on the issue when it counts.
Former US military commander and ex-Director of Central Intelligence Agency General David Petraeus proposes to harness Al-Qaeda terrorists, who was responsible for the September 11, 2001 attacks, to take on the ISIL group as he warned that US credibility has been damaged in Syria.
This report accounts old original copies of mainstream media newspapers from 1869 - present to show how historical revisionism is done using mainstream media and "experts" as well as the sinister motivations behind the genocide of Palestinians and the illegal occupation of Palestine lands.
The $5.4 billion figure that US and the international community promised to Palestine to rebuild Gaza was announced to much fanfare and repeated often. But it wasn't quite what it seemed. Less than $1 billion of that new funding has been disbursed to Gaza since the 2014 war.