The FRN Daily News Brief 2020-03-02


This Daily FRN News Brief is a summary of 6, articles about Eurasia, Headline-News, Mena, Politics, Syria, Turkey, India, Opinions, Anglo-5, United-States, Color-Revolution, Nato, Russia, Iran, China, Cia, Finance, Propaganda.

Tags in this brief: Anti-Terrorism, NATO, Neo-Ottomanism, Syria, Terrorism, Turkey, War, War Crimes, India, Protests, Corbyn, Corruption, DNC, Election, MSM, Primaries, Sanders, Trump, Geopolitics, Military, Russia, Iran, Analysis, China, Coronavirus, USA.

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SAA Still Going Strong: Resumes Idlib Offensive, Recaptures Towns as Turkish Aggression Fails (VIDEO)

Published 2020-03-02 22:38:55 by Drago Bosnic in Eurasia, Headline-News, Mena, Politics, Syria, Turkey

Idlib, Syria – The Syrian army forces resumed operations in Jabal (Mount) al-Zawiyeh region in southern Idlib after a 5-day pause, retaking control of 2 towns. The Arabic-language service of Sputnik news agency reported on Monday that forces of the Syrian army’s Division 25 have started surprise operations in Jabal al-Zawiyeh. It added that the towns of Hazarin and al-Dar al-Kabirah in the southern parts of the strategic city of Kanasfareh were liberated after fierce clashes between the SAA and the terrorists. A high-ranking field source also said that SAA has dispatched another cargo of modern military equipment to the… Continue ->

Tags: Anti-Terrorism, NATO, Neo-Ottomanism, Syria, Terrorism, Turkey, War, War Crimes

Delhi Violence Warns of Indian Polarization on Communal Lines

Published 2020-03-02 22:17:42 by Guest Author in Eurasia, Headline-News, India, Opinions, Politics

By Azhar Azam – Shaheen Bagh, in the neighborhood of Indian capital New Delhi, has been the epicenter of protests by mostly women, with some of them toddlers in their tows. They were expressing their gripes over the discriminatory Indian Citizenship Amendment ACT (CAA), which fast-tracks naturalization for some religious minorities excluding Muslims. Violence sparked in the northeast of Delhi after ruling Hindu-nationalist BJP leader Kapil Mishra, who recently lost in state election, urged people “to prevent another Shaheen Bagh” in Jaffrabad, Delhi. He latter tweeted a three-day ultimatum to the city police to clear the vicinity from sit-ins or he along with his supporters… Continue ->

Tags: India, Protests

FLORES: Defeat? Here’s How Sanders Will Avoid Corbyn’s Fate

Published 2020-03-02 21:49:03 by Joaquin Flores in Anglo-5, Headline-News, Opinions, United-States

Right now the DNC is working hard to see if they can sabotage Sanders’ campaign by pressuring him to take a moderate stand – a change of position – on any one of his main pillars: universal healthcare, student debt cancellation, and the $15 an hour minimum wage. The idea is to convince Sanders’ campaign strategists that in so doing, he will receive better media coverage from DNC friendly corporate outlets like CNN and MSNBC, and as a result of this moderation will become more electable for swing voters. But why would this sabotage his campaign? The answer lies in… Continue ->

Tags: Corbyn, Corruption, DNC, Election, MSM, Primaries, Sanders, Trump

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Syrian Air Defenses Down Six Turkish Combat Drones, Russia Warns it Cannot Guarantee Safety of Turkish Aircraft Over Syria

Published 2020-03-02 11:20:42 by Drago Bosnic in Color-Revolution, Eurasia, Headline-News, Mena, Nato, Politics, Russia, Syria, Turkey

MOSCOW/ANKARA/DAMASCUS – Russian taskforce’s command cannot guarantee the safety of Turkish aircraft’s flights over Syria, Oleg Zhuravlev, the Chief of the Russian Center for Reconciliation of the Opposing Parties in Syria, said on Sunday. According to Zhuravlev, the Syrian government was forced to declare the closure of airspace over Syria’s Idlib province, TASS reported. “In such conditions, the command of the Russian taskforce cannot guarantee the safety of flights by Turkish planes over Syria,” he stressed. A source in the Syrian Defense Ministry stated earlier on Sunday that Turkish F-16 fighter jets had downed two Syrian warplanes over the Idlib… Continue ->

Tags: Anti-Terrorism, Geopolitics, Military, Neo-Ottomanism, Russia, Syria, Terrorism, Turkey

Turkish Activists, Iran Call on Erdogan to End Invasion of Syria

Published 2020-03-02 10:26:57 by Drago Bosnic in Color-Revolution, Eurasia, Headline-News, Iran, Mena, Nato, Politics, Russia, Syria, Turkey

ANKARA – A large number of Turkish media and civil activists in a petitioned on President Erdogan to stop meddling and military intervention in Syria and immediately withdraw forces from the country. A sum of 236 prominent Turkish figures, including artists, actors, poets, leaders of civil social bodies, lawyers, media workers, university professors, physicians and members of the unions, have signed the petition. They also underlined that Erdogan’s meddling in Idlib has turned Ankara into a tool in the hands of the imperialist countries and supporters of terrorism. At least 34 Turkish soldiers were killed and many more injured in… Continue ->

Tags: Anti-Terrorism, Iran, Neo-Ottomanism, Syria, Turkey


Published 2020-03-02 09:29:43 by Russell Bentley in Anglo-5, China, Cia, Eurasia, Finance, Headline-News, Politics, Propaganda, United-States

The first thing I want to say is that as I write this, I have a pretty bad cough. But don’t worry, you cannot catch it by reading this article. It’s not coronavirus, of course, but I am taking the cure anyway. No, wait, not that cure,  this one! Here are the facts about the coronavirus – According to this live update site, as of 8:00 AM, Feb 29th, 2020, coronavirus has infected 85,234 people, worldwide, of whom 2,924 have died, and 39,550 have already completely recovered. And while no statistics on the virus can be 100% accurate, this site, based on national health ministries and… Continue ->

Tags: Analysis, China, Coronavirus, Geopolitics, USA

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