The raft of new Russian retaliatory measures specifies a ban on "imports of US agricultural, alcoholic, tobacco products and medical drugs" and also halts cooperation "in nuclear energy, aircraft manufacturing and supplies of rocket engines."
For the first time, Lebanon-based Al-Mayadeen TV released new dramatic footage showing Israeli forces using a weaponized unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) against a Hamas rally in the Gaza Strip, according to the Times of Israel.
The inventor of the world wide web, Tim Berners-Lee (not Al Gore), has a dire warning over the concentration of power among a few "new gatekeeper" companies on the internet "controlling which ideas are shared..."
"Italy’s joins long list of elections influenced by Russia. The question is: what are our democracies going to do about it? Will voters repudiate candidates who seek to benefit from Russian interference?"
"As with mostly anything that comes out of a US government-funded 'think tank', the findings don’t directly pin the blame on America for destabilizing other countries but they come close enough in proving a clear link between the US military and Hybrid Wars..."
"We can't continue to run the world... sentiment toward the US has started to shift too; there was a time when we were welcome... but right now it's on the side of expanding our controls around the world."
"On Jan. 29, 2018, a US EP-3 Aries aircraft was intercepted by a Russian Su-27. This interaction was determined to be unsafe due to the Su-27 closing to within five feet and crossing directly through the EP-3's flight path."
"Nobody wants to think about this because it doesn’t fit in with America’s stale partisan models: Democrats would have to admit that their best shot at getting a rival president impeached is pure gibberish, and Trump supporters would have to acknowledge that their swamp-draining populist hero is actually just one more corrupt globalist neocon like his predecessors."
Saudi Arabia's billionaire prince Alwaleed Bin Talal, has been carted off to Al Ha'ir prison - the Kingdom's highest security prison - after refusing to pay a reported $6 billion to Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman to secure his freedom.