The FRN Daily News Brief 2019-08-30

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This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 12, articles about Bulgaria, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia, Colombia, Latin-America, Brazil, Venezuela, Anglo-5, Crime, Finance, Politics, Propaganda, United-States, Croatia, Serbia, Yugoslavia, North-Korea, Defense, Entertainment, China, Eu, United-Kingdom, Nato, Ukraine, Turkey.

Tags in this brief: Bulgaria, Nuclear, Russia, Colombia, FARC, Bolsonaro, Brazil, Maduro, Venezuela, Economy, Geopolitics, International Relations, Skripals, USA, Croatian Nazi, War Crimes, DPRK, Imperialism, North Korea, Military, Bonds, China, Debt, US, Protests, UK, Political Repression, Ukraine, Putin, Erdogan, MAKS 2019, Turkey.

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Bulgarian nuclear physicist suspects Russian company intends to ‘ashes’ NATO

Published 2019-08-30 17:30:46 by Paul Antonopoulos in Bulgaria, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia

SOFIA – Scientist made statement after a Russian nuclear company won bid for construction of a nuclear power plant in Bulgaria. Bulgarian nuclear physicist and former chairman of the Pacific Nuclear Energy Committee, Georgi Kaschiev, said the participation of the Russian nuclear company Rosatom in the project to build the Belene Bulgarian nuclear power plant “raises concern.” According to the expert, the Russian state-owned company would be creating a weapon aimed at reducing NATO to ashes. “In particular, they are developing a weapon […] whose goal is to eliminate, ash their enemies, first NATO countries […] They are creating weapons… Continue ->

Tags: Bulgaria, Nuclear, Russia

Communist rebel leader announces resumption of armed struggle in Colombia against US-backed oligarchies

Published 2019-08-30 16:30:03 by Paul Antonopoulos in Colombia, Headline-News, Latin-America

BOGOTA – Former number two of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), Iván Márquez, announced on Thursday that he will abandon the historic agreement with the Colombian government and will return to arms. The decision was announced on video in which Marquez is accompanied by other guerrillas. “We announced to the world that the second Marquetalia has begun,” said the FARC leader dressed in military green uniform in a YouTube video, referring to a rural enclave considered the cradle of the group in the 1960s. Colombian Conservative President Iván Duque responded by saying that he would send a special… Continue ->

Tags: Colombia, FARC

Bolsonaro ‘fascist’ government blamed for Amazon fires, says Maduro

Published 2019-08-30 15:30:05 by Paul Antonopoulos in Brazil, Headline-News, Latin-America, Venezuela

CARACAS – Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro accused Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro of destroying and delivering the Amazon to the country’s oligarchy. “Venezuela condemns and repudiates Jair Bolsonaro’s attitude in Brazil of handing over the Amazon to his friends, to the Brazilian landlord oligarchy that is destroying it, Venezuela repudiates and we raise our voice of protest and solidarity with the Brazilian people,” said the Venezuelan leader. The Venezuelan president expressed his discontent with the Bolsonaro government during a national broadcast on the country’s radios and televisions. “How much has the fire hurt us which is caused by Jair Bolsonaro, President… Continue ->

Tags: Bolsonaro, Brazil, Maduro, Venezuela

ZAKHAROVA: Latest Round of Sanctions Targetting Russia’s Tech and Finance Sector (VIDEO)

Published 2019-08-30 15:15:33 by Drago Bosnic in Anglo-5, Crime, Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, Politics, Propaganda, Russia, United-States

MOSCOW – The United States has introduced another set of sanctions against Russia. This time, the events in Salisbury were used as a pretext. On 4 March 2018, Sergei Skripal, a former Russian military officer and a double agent for the UK’s intelligence services, and his daughter Yulia Skripal were poisoned, allegedly by Russia and allegedly with a Novichok nerve agent known as A-234. However, after Yulia regained consciousness and was able to speak, to the great embarrassment for the UK establishment, she stated that she was “ready to return to her country, Russia, as soon as her father gets… Continue ->

Tags: Economy, Geopolitics, International Relations, Russia, Skripals, USA

30. August 1942 – Serbian patriot and painter Sava Šumanović was killed by Croats (VIDEO)

Published 2019-08-30 14:45:17 by Guest Author in Crime, Croatia, Eurasia, Headline-News, Serbia, Yugoslavia

On this day, 30 August 1942. Serbian painter Sava Sumanovic was, together with 150 other Serbs, killed by Croats. Sava Šumanović was born in Vinkovci on 22. January 1896. He graduated from High School in Zemun, across the Danube from Belgrade, where he was first introduced to the art of painting. He later enrolled in the College of Crafts and Arts in Zagreb then lived in Paris for several years, since 1920. His professor in Paris was André Lhot, while Šumanović befriended Modigliani, Max Jacob and Serbian artists and writers such as Rastko Petrović. Absent from Paris (1924-1925), Šumanović returned… Continue ->

Tags: Croatian Nazi, War Crimes

North Korea blames US ‘imperialism’ for missile tests

Published 2019-08-30 14:30:16 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, Eurasia, Headline-News, North-Korea, United-States

PYONGYANG – North Korea attacked the US and South Korea, blaming both for forcing them to conduct missile tests earlier this year. An article, published by the official Korean newspaper Rodong Sinmun, accused the US of “imperialist behavior” and “double negotiation” with South Korea of ​​compromising the denuclearization process, according to Yonhap news agency. “We are living in a world where imperialist behavior to play with the sovereignty of other nations is becoming increasingly common and a few countries are forced to choose a miserable fate because they have no power to defend themselves,” the article cites. “Today, we are… Continue ->

Tags: DPRK, Imperialism, North Korea

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Russian Air Force Training: Jets Landing on Roads, Su-57 Performing Insane Flight Moves (VIDEOS)

Published 2019-08-30 14:15:38 by Drago Bosnic in Defense, Entertainment, Eurasia, Headline-News, Russia

Tatarstan, Russia – Fourteen combat aircraft showed high pilotage skills in Tatarstan today. A group of fighter-bombers Su-34 and a transport An-26 landed right on a highway. Why was it even necessary to convert a highway into a temporary field airbase? The following video gives us a hint: And while the Su-34 multirole fighter-bombers and An-26 military transport planes land right on a highway, another Russian bird of prey continues to impress. Of course, we’re talking about the Su-57, Russia’s first fifth-generation, stealthy, supermaneuverable multirole/air-superiority platform, design to defeat all other fifth-generation fighters, including the USAF F-22 Raptor. This… Continue ->

Tags: Geopolitics, Military, Russia

DESPERATE TRUMP: US wants China to pay for Imperial era debt

Published 2019-08-30 13:28:06 by Paul Antonopoulos in Anglo-5, China, Eurasia, Headline-News, United-States

WASHINGTON DC – The United States estimates charging the value of Chinese bonds issued in the early twentieth century during the imperial era. The current values ​​of the bonds exceed US $1 trillion. At the beginning of the twentieth century, the Chinese imperial government had as one of its objectives to expand the rail network of its country. Without sufficient resources, the Empire decided to issue public bonds to raise funds to afford this critical piece of infrastructure. In 1949, the imperial government was overthrown, giving way to the Chinese communist revolutionaries. The debts incurred by the previous government were… Continue ->

Tags: Bonds, China, Debt, US

UK Protesters Call For Abolishment of Monarchy and Resignation of Boris Johnson (VIDEO)

Published 2019-08-30 13:15:02 by Drago Bosnic in Anglo-5, Eu, Headline-News, Politics, United-Kingdom

LONDON – Violent protests have erupted in the United Kingdom’s capital city, as well as other major cities in the country. Demonstrators stand against Queen Elizabeth’s decision to support the new PM Boris Johnson’s initiative to suspend the work of the Parliament. Rallies are taking place in London, Manchester, and Edinburgh. Essentially, the suspension of the parliament until October 14, the MPs won’t be able to stop Boris Johnson from having a no-deal Brexit. The Labour opposition is ready to take desperate actions. The United Kingdom has been embroiled in a dramatic political upheaval since the 2016 Brexit referendum. Following… Continue ->

Tags: Geopolitics, International Relations, Protests, UK

Kiev Finally Releases Russian Journalist After More Than a Year of Unlawful Detention (VIDEO)

Published 2019-08-30 12:15:25 by Drago Bosnic in Crime, Eu, Eurasia, Headline-News, Nato, Politics, Propaganda, Russia, Ukraine

KIEV – On August 29, the release of the Russian journalist Kirill Vyshinsky was welcomed in the Kremlin. This was announced by Press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov. Later, the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Harlem Desir, called on the Kiev court to withdraw all charges against the journalist at the next hearing. Other instances also gave approving responses to the decision in the Vyshinsky case. The German Foreign Ministry called this decision “a step towards freedom of speech.” The European Federation of Journalists, although it approved the release of Kirill, noted that they don’t understand… Continue ->

Tags: Geopolitics, International Relations, Political Repression, Ukraine

PUTIN EVERYWHERE: 60 Airports to be Renovated, Kursk Already Undergoing Restoration for Millennial Anniversary, WorldSkills Vocational Forum Takes Place in Kazan (VIDEOS)

Published 2019-08-30 11:15:55 by Drago Bosnic in Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, Russia

Saratov, Russia – Today, Russian President  Vladimir Putin arrived at Saratov, the largest city and the administrative center of the Saratov Oblast and a major port on the Volga River located upstream (north) of Volgograd (formerly known as Stalingrad). His plane landed at the new Gagarin International Airport, which opened exactly a week ago. From that moment, it had already managed to serve more than 12,000 passengers. This large facility is the result of public and private partnership in the development program of Russia’s transportation system. The president congratulated all those involved in this project. Russian authorities, partnered with the private sector, have embarked on large-scale,… Continue ->

Tags: Economy, Putin, Russia

Putin-Erdogan Meeting Highlights: Syria, Su-57, Okhotnik UCAV… (VIDEOS)

Published 2019-08-30 10:15:48 by Drago Bosnic in Defense, Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, Politics, Russia, Turkey

MOSCOW – Of course, the world’s media expected news about Syria from the negotiations between Putin and Erdogan. They wanted to find out more about Idlib, first and foremost, where the situation is tense because terrorist groups are very active there. Here is the news. As Vladimir Putin stated at the joint press conference, Moscow and Ankara agreed to take joint measures to normalize the situation in the troubled area. However, the main event was, of course, the opening of the MAKS Aviation and Space Salon in Zhukovsky outside Moscow. There are over 800 companies from 30 countries, the… Continue ->

Tags: Economy, Erdogan, Geopolitics, International Relations, MAKS 2019, Military, Putin, Russia, Turkey

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