• Sprott Money
    04/29/2016 - 05:58
    There is unfortunately no basis for renewed optimism that this current litigation will have any meaningful impact on precious metals manipulation – with respect to either silver or gold.

Turkey

George Washington's picture

Experts: Invasion of Syria Could Lead to Nuclear War





The Threat of Nuclear War Is Now HIGHER Than During the Soviet Era

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Bilal Erdogan Accused Of Money Laundering In Italy





Bilal Erdogan, son of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and alleged patron saint of Islamic State's illicit oil trafficking enterprise, is being accused on money laundering in Italy. His lawyers "have nothing to say."

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Turkey Blames Kurds, Assad For Terrorist Attack, Vows Swift Response





"All necessary measures will be taken against [YPG and PKK] anywhere and under any circumstances. No attack against Turkey has been left unanswered. All those who intend to use terror pawns against Turkey must know that [playing] this game of terror will hit them like a boomerang,"

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Frontrunning: February 18





  • Oil extends rally towards $35 after Iran welcomes output freeze (Reuters)
  • Overproduction Swamps Smaller Chinese Cities, Revealing Depth of Crisis (WSJ)
  • House Flipping Is Making a Comeback in Las Vegas (BBG)
  • Trump leads Republican field nationally by more than 20 points (Reuters)
  • Turkey blames Kurdish militants for Ankara bomb, vows response in Syria and Iraq (Reuters)
 
George Washington's picture

Are Latest Turkish Terror Attacks False Flags?





Gov Officials Admit Turkey Has REPEATEDLY Carried Out False Flag Terror

 
Tyler Durden's picture

ISIS Stops Handing Out Snickers Bars, Gatorade As Cash Crunch Deepens





“Having built up loyalty among militants with good salaries and honeymoon and baby bonuses, the group has stopped providing even the smaller perks: free energy drinks and Snickers bars.”

 
Tyler Durden's picture

21 New Numbers That Show That The Global Economy Is Absolutely Imploding





After a series of stunning declines through the month of January and the first half of February, global financial markets seem to have found a patch of relative stability at least for the moment. But that does not mean that the crisis is over. On the contrary, all of the hard economic numbers that are coming in from around the world tell us that the global economy is coming apart at the seams.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

"Bigger Than Watergate" - Hillary Clinton And The Syrian Bloodbath





The U.S. policy was a massive, horrific failure. Assad did not go, and was not defeated. Russia came to his support. Iran came to his support. The mercenaries sent in to overthrow him were themselves radical jihadists with their own agendas. The chaos opened the way for the Islamic State, building on disaffected Iraqi Army leaders (deposed by the US in 2003), on captured U.S. weaponry, and on the considerable backing by Saudi funds. If the truth were fully known, the multiple scandals involved would surely rival Watergate in shaking the foundations of the US establishment.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

How Far Will The U.S. Go If Turkey Invades Syria?





The Government of Turkey has now put itself in a position whereby it must act rapidly and precipitously to avoid moving to an ultimately losing strategic position in the war against Syria, which could result in being forced back to fight a full-scale civil war to prevent the break-up of the State into at least two components, one being a new Kurdish state. The Obama Administration, with less than a year to run on its term, is also throwing caution to the winds, and is empowered in this by the diversion of U.S. political attention on the November 2016 Presidential elections. President Obama hopes to move the U.S. into an irrevocable military action in Syria before the Washington political establishment can warn him off it. And he might succeed.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

18 Dead, At Least 61 Injured After Massive "Terrorist" Bombing In Turkish Capital





Update: Sure enough, AKP says this is being treated as "an act of terror"

Did Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan just get the excuse he needed to invade Syria? Expect this to be pinned on either ISIS or the PKK. If it's the latter, Ankara will once again claim that the group is working in concert with the YPG and that will be all the evidence Erdogan needs to march across the border. 

 
Tyler Durden's picture

"Highly Dangerous" Radioactive Material Stolen In Iraq, "Could Be Used For ISIS Dirty Bomb"





Just when it seemed that the Syria's proxy war would remain confined within the "comfortable" realm of conventional weaponry, moments ago Reuters gave the first hint of a potential, and radioactive escalation, when it reported that Iraq is searching for "highly dangerous" radioactive material stolen last year. The loss is significant because in already setting the next steps of the narrative, Reuters reports that the same officials "fear it could be used as a weapon if acquired by Islamic State."

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Russia's Trap: Luring Sunnis Into War





Washington should think more than twice about allowing Turkey and Saudi Arabia, its Sunni allies, militarily to engage their Shiite enemies in Syria. Allowing Sunni supremacists into a deeper sectarian war is not a rational way to block Russian expansion in the eastern Mediterranean. And it certainly will not serve America's interests.

 
Tyler Durden's picture

Turkey Will "Definitely" Join Ground Operation In Syria, Accuses Russia Of "War Crimes"





"These attacks that we strongly condemn are unconscionable and obvious war crime under international law. If Russian Federation does not end those attacks immediately - which remove peace and stability - it is inevitable that Russia will face bigger and more serious results."

 
Tyler Durden's picture

"A Dramatic Escalation Appears Imminent" In Syria





The problem for the USA is that it has no good option to achieve its overriding goal in Syria: to “prevent Russia from winning”. In the delusional minds of the AngloZionist rulers, Russia is just a “regional power” which cannot be allowed to defy the “indispensable nation”. And yet, Russia is doing exactly that both in Syria and in the Ukraine and Obama’s entire Russia policy is in shambles. Can he afford to appear so weak in an election year? Can the US “deep state” let the Empire be humiliated and its weakness exposed? In fact, in the next few days, we are probably going to witness a dramatic escalation of the conflict in Syria.

 
Syndicate content
Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!