The FRN Daily News Brief 2018-12-19


This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 9 articles about Headline-News, Iran, Mena, News, Eurasia, Opinions, Ukraine, Russia, Crimea, Nato, Donbass, Donetsk, Anglo-5, Syria, Syria-2, United-States, Finance, Greece, Isis.
Tags in this brief: Atlanticism, Erdogan, Hegemony, Iran, Rouhani, Turkey, Unipolar, Analysis, Azov, Biletsky, Elections, OUN, Poroshenko, Pravy Sektor, Kerch Strait, Trump, Turchynov, Ukraine, Washington, NATO, OSCE, Provocation, FSB, Kiev Junta, Rada, Tatars, Terrorism, DPR, Lavrov, Lpr, Recognition, Referendum, Assad, Occupation, Ruling Class, State Department, Syria, Debt, Financial Crisis, IMF, CIA, Deep State, ISIS, Pentagon.

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Rouhani: Era of U.S Dictates Has Come to an End

Published 2018-12-19 23:40:45 by Joaquin Flores in Headline-News, Iran, Mena, News

TEHRAN, Iran – Today Iranian president Rouhani, made a significant statement, reflecting the recent changes to the global arrangement. As U.S power declines internationally, it loses its ability to force other countries to submit to its own foreign policy needs. “The era of US dictates has come to an end, Washington is no longer able to impose its policy in the Middle East region”. This was announced on Wednesday by Iranian President Hassan Rouhani, speaking in Tehran before leaving for an official visit to Turkey.   “Most of our neighbors, including Turkey, made it clear to America that the era of… Continue ->

Tags: Atlanticism, Erdogan, Hegemony, Iran, Rouhani, Turkey, Unipolar

Neo-Nazi Azov’s Leader Biletsky is On the Path to Power in Ukraine

Published 2018-12-19 22:54:54 by Guest Author in Eurasia, Headline-News, Opinions, Ukraine

By  Alexander Alexandrovsky, Political Scientist – By this year’s end its evident, the PR activity of the Ukrainian “National Corps” and its “Fuhrer”Andrey Biletsky, is gaining momentum. It seems that this radical force offers itself not only to situational allies, such as the head of the Interior Ministry of the country Arsen Avakov, but also to the presidential camp. Events show that it is not at all interesting for Biletsky to participate in such a nationalist project, where “shot down pilots” from “Svoboda” [‘Freedom’ a U.S backed neo-nazi org in Ukraine, connected to Radio Freedom – ed J. Flores] will play the first violin…. Continue ->

Tags: Analysis, Azov, Biletsky, Elections, OUN, Poroshenko, Pravy Sektor

40 U.S Senators Call on Trump to Conduct ‘Military Operation’ Against Russia

Published 2018-12-19 21:56:22 by Joaquin Flores in Eurasia, Russia, Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C – More than 40 US senators called on President Donald Trump to conduct a multinational military operation against Russia in the Black Sea. According to them, it is necessary to ensure freedom of navigation, as well as to demonstrate support for “internationally recognized borders” and bilateral agreements. It also notes the need to “resist the excessive claims of Russia to sovereignty.” In addition, the document calls for NATO to increase its presence in the Black Sea, as well as a call for European allies and partners to deny Russian warships the right to call their ports for resupply and… Continue ->

Tags: Kerch Strait, Trump, Turchynov, Ukraine, Washington

Turchynov Calls for New Kerch Strait Provocation With NATO Support

Published 2018-12-19 19:51:49 by Joaquin Flores in Crimea, Eurasia, Headline-News, Nato, Russia, Ukraine

The secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, Oleksandr Turchynov, said that Ukraine plans to carry out a new passage of ships through the Kerch Strait with the involvement of international partners. “This is, for us, fundamental. If we stop and retreat, Russia will actually fulfill its task of seizing the Sea of ​​Azov, presenting to the world certain new sea borders in the Black Sea, de facto legalizing the occupation of the Crimea,” he said in an interview with BBC Ukraine. The secretary of the National Security and Defense Council stressed that this issue should not be… Continue ->

Tags: Kerch Strait, NATO, OSCE, Provocation, Turchynov


Published 2018-12-19 19:34:17 by Joaquin Flores in Crimea, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, Ukraine

CRIMEA – The Federal Security Service (FSB) detained a gang member in the Republic of Crimea for storing 12 kg of TNT. According to the intelligence service, the accused is related to the nationalist organization “Noman Chelebidzhikhan’s battalion” TASS reports today, December 19th. Noman Chelebidzhikhan was a prominent figure in Crimean Tatar history. He was head of the Crimean Tatar national government in 1917-1918, and was a writer, poet, and the author of the national anthem. The suspect is a 57-year-old citizen of Russia. He was detained on December 12th at the border of the Crimea. Currently, he is charged under Part 2 of Art. 222… Continue ->

Tags: FSB, Kiev Junta, Provocation, Rada, Tatars, Terrorism

Lavrov Explains Why He Opposes Recognizing the DPR and LPR

Published 2018-12-19 19:07:53 by Joaquin Flores in Donbass, Donetsk, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, Ukraine

MOSCOW, Russian Federation – In comments to press, Lavrov spoke to clarify his position on the question of the possible recognition of the DPR and LPR. “If Russia recognizes the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Lugansk people’s republics, then it will lose relations with the rest of Ukraine”, said Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. “Do you want to recognize the LPR and the DPR? So what is next? Lose the rest of Ukraine, leave it to the Nazis?” the diplomat rhetorically asked live on the Komsomolskaya Pravda radio station  on Monday, on December 17th. The FM also drew attention to the fact that the current Kiev regime… Continue ->

Tags: DPR, Lavrov, Lpr, Recognition, Referendum

Major: U.S to Evacuate all State Department Personnel from Syria within 24 Hours

Published 2018-12-19 18:45:58 by Joaquin Flores in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Mena, News, Syria, Syria-2, United-States

WASHINGTON D.C – The United States reportedly intends to evacuate all employees of the country’s State Department from Syria within 24 hours. On December 19th this was reported by the pro-American corporate news business, Reuters . It is noted in their report that within 60–100 days, the United States will also withdraw its troops from the territory of Syria, as it moves to the “next stage of the campaign.” Read more: Is The U.S Really ‘Withdrawing’ From Syria? Here’s Why Not Earlier, on December 19th, the White House announced a new phase of the military campaign in Syria and the withdrawal of troops from the… Continue ->

Tags: Assad, Occupation, Ruling Class, State Department, Syria, Trump

Ukraine Now ‘Second Place’ in IMF Debtor Nations, passing Greece

Published 2018-12-19 18:14:48 by Joaquin Flores in Anglo-5, Eurasia, Finance, Greece, Headline-News, Ukraine, United-States

WASHINGTON D.C – After the approval of the new program with the IMF, Ukraine has risen to second place in the world in terms of debts to the fund, overtaking Greece and almost equaling the leader of the ranking – Argentina. Such a conclusion can be made by looking the data of these countries on the website of the Fund. Strana reports the following: Given the allocation of the promised 3.9 billion dollars, Kiev’s debts to the IMF will be 14.1 billion. Greece, which is now in third place, has a current debt of 11.6 billion, while Argentina has 14.6. That is, Ukraine has… Continue ->

Tags: Debt, Financial Crisis, IMF, Kiev Junta, Poroshenko

Flores: Is the U.S Really ‘Withdrawing’ From Syria? Here’s why not

Published 2018-12-19 18:02:30 by Joaquin Flores in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Isis, Mena, Opinions, Syria, United-States

The White House predictably announced a new phase of the military campaign in Syria and the withdrawal of troops from the country. This was unceremoniously announced by the press secretary of the White House, Sarah Sanders on Wednesday, December 19th. Sanders noted that five years ago, ISIS was a very powerful and dangerous force in the Middle East, but the United States managed to destroy their territorial caliphate. The representative of the White House added that the victory of the international coalition of countries led by the United States over ISIS in Syria does not mean the end of the coalition or… Continue ->

Tags: Assad, CIA, Deep State, ISIS, Lavrov, Pentagon, Trump

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