The FRN Daily News Brief 2020-02-25


This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 8, articles about Anglo-5, Canada, China, Finance, Headline-News, News, Opinions, Politics, Russia, United-Kingdom, United-States, Afghanistan, Defense, Eurasia, Mena, Syria, Turkey, India, Eu, Nato, France-Eurasia, Germany, Netherlands.

Tags in this brief: Belt And Road Initiative, British Empire, Club Of Rome, Deep State, Depopulation, Justin Trudeau, Maurice Strong, NATO, New Silk Road, Great Patriotic War, Memory Of The People, Russia 24, American Propaganda, AP, DoD, Assange, Human Rights, Trial, Wikileaks, Anti-Terrorism, Hasaka, Idlib, Neo-Ottomanism, Syrian Army, Turkey, War, Geopolitics, India, Military, Modi, Trump, USA, Boris Johnson, Brexit, Economy, Eu, Airbus.

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Indigenous Communities Revolt Against Eco-Colonialists: Trudeau Crumbles Under His Own Liberalism

Published 2020-02-25 22:20:20 by Matthew Ehret in Anglo-5, Canada, China, Finance, Headline-News, News, Opinions, Politics, Russia, United-Kingdom, United-States

The fight over the construction of a 670 km, $6.6 billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) pipeline stretching from Alberta to ports in British Columbia has absorbed national headlines across Canada and crippled a major component of the Canadian economy in recent weeks. However popular a headline as it may be, this story is not at all what it appears. Mainstream media has tended to twist major facts in order to hide the reality of the strategic fight which ties directly into Canada’s participation in China’s Belt and Road Initiative as well as the systemic effort to keep Canada’s native communities… Continue ->

Tags: Belt And Road Initiative, British Empire, Club Of Rome, Deep State, Depopulation, Justin Trudeau, Maurice Strong, NATO, New Silk Road

Russia 24 launches “we remember them all” project for 75th victory anniversary

Published 2020-02-25 22:10:26 by Tom Winter in Headline-News, Russia

This is happening now! RiaNovosti MOSCOW, Feb 19 – RIA News. The Russia 24 television channel is launching the large-scale television project “Remember Everyone” on the year of the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Great Patriotic War, the broadcasting press service said. From February 23 to May 8, 2020, every day, the TV channel will broadcast a digital memory board live. Within 76 days, around the clock, the names of 12,677,857 fighters will appear on the screen: 121,400 names per day, 6,070 per hour, 100 per minute. A digital memory board will be implemented thanks to a special hardware-software… Continue ->

Tags: Great Patriotic War, Memory Of The People, Russia 24

US DoD had 27,000 propagandists on its 2009 payroll. How many now?

Published 2020-02-25 19:28:09 by Tom Winter in Afghanistan, Anglo-5, Headline-News, United-States

Translator note: First I found this story in the Swiss press, Tages Anzeiger, Zurich. I translated the German, then found an account in a Harper’s Magazine article from 2009. I present both, first, from the Anzeiger: 27,000 PR consultants polish the image of the United States A chief editor complains about the immense influence of the American Department of Defense on his journalists. Finally, he’s had enough: he reveals almost incredible facts about the Pentagon’s PR work. Journalists can’t do their job: the U.S. Department of Defense is putting massive pressure on reporters in war zones. Picture: Keystone The Bush… Continue ->

Tags: American Propaganda, AP, DoD

CRAIG MURRAY: Your Man in the Public Gallery – Assange Hearing Day 1

Published 2020-02-25 16:39:45 by Guest Author in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Opinions, United-Kingdom, United-States

Corporate social media has effectively silenced reportage on this monumental fight over the future of Julian Assange. FRN republishes Murray’s report from today to help push against this censorship. – J. Flores, EiC By Craig Murray February 25th Woolwich Crown Court is designed to impose the power of the state. Normal courts in this country are public buildings, deliberately placed by our ancestors right in the centre of towns, almost always just up a few steps from a main street. The major purpose of their positioning and of their architecture was to facilitate public access in the belief that it… Continue ->

Tags: Assange, Human Rights, Trial, Wikileaks

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MAJOR: Syrian Army Regains Control of 5 New Regions in Idlib, Sends Over 120 Military Trucks to Raqqa

Published 2020-02-25 12:00:26 by Drago Bosnic in Defense, Eurasia, Headline-News, Mena, Syria, Turkey

DAMASCUS – The Syrian Arab Army units continued their advances in south Idlib in northwestern Syria and managed to take full control of five villages and regions. Also, the Syrian Arab Army continued reinforcing its military positions in Raqqa province by dispatching trucks packed with military equipment, the London-based Syrian Observatory of Human Rights (SOHR) said. Idlib “The Syrian Arab Army retook the villages and regions of al-Rakaya, Tal al-Nar, Kafar Sajneh, al-Sheikh Mustafa and al-Naqir,” the London-based Syrian Observatory of Human Rights (SOHR) said. The SAA (Syrian Arab Army) resumed its military operations to the South of Idlib city… Continue ->

Tags: Anti-Terrorism, Hasaka, Idlib, Neo-Ottomanism, Syrian Army, Turkey, War

Trump Confirms $3bln Weapons Deal with New Delhi During Massive Rally in India

Published 2020-02-25 11:00:53 by Drago Bosnic in Anglo-5, Defense, Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, India, Politics, United-States

WASHINGTON, D.C./NEW DELHI – United States President Donald Trump confirmed that a long-anticipated $3 billion deal with New Delhi to acquire US-made military helicopters will be finalized during his trip to India. India is in the final stages of clearing a purchase of 24 MH-60R Seahawk helicopters – and it appears that the deal will be officially inked during Trump’s state visit, RT reported. Speaking to a crowd of more than 100,000 during the ‘Namaste Trump’ rally in Ahmedabad, the US president said he was delighted to sell New Delhi the “absolute best helicopters” available. Expressing his hope that India and… Continue ->

Tags: Geopolitics, India, Military, Modi, Trump, USA

REPORT: Johnson Reportedly Lambastes ‘Time Wasting’ Brussels Ahead of Looming Trade Talks with US

Published 2020-02-25 10:00:50 by Drago Bosnic in Anglo-5, Eu, Finance, Headline-News, Nato, Politics, United-Kingdom, United-States

LONDON – UK PM Boris Johnson is expected to make known the Government’s stance pertaining to US trade talks in early March, which is widely anticipated to feature a “push back” on some of the US demands, such as a request to be granted greater access to the British market for its drug and health firms, The Telegraph reported on Sunday. Regarding US concerns over the UK’s relentless stance on food and agricultural standards, UK Environment Secretary George Eustice was quoted as doubling back on earlier voiced resistance to importing chemically-treated chicken from the US. The official said there were… Continue ->

Tags: Boris Johnson, Brexit, Economy, Eu, Geopolitics, USA

Airbus to Cut over 2,300 Jobs at Defense, Space Division

Published 2020-02-25 08:59:08 by Drago Bosnic in Anglo-5, Defense, Eu, Eurasia, Finance, France-Eurasia, Germany, Headline-News, Nato, Netherlands, Politics, United-Kingdom, United-States

Leiden, Netherlands, European Union – Last Wednesday, European planemaker Airbus, a multinational aerospace corporation, said that it plans to cut more than 2,300 jobs at its defense and space division by the end of next year, spreading the cuts across several countries. The multinational corporation said Airbus Defence and Space presented the plan to employee representatives and launched a consultation process for the cuts. The plan would eliminate 2,362 positions in all — 829 in Germany, 357 in the UK, 630 in Spain, 404 in France and 142 elsewhere, AP reported. Airbus pointed to “a flat space market and postponed contracts… Continue ->

Tags: Airbus, Economy, Military

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