Paul Craig Roberts – former Assistant Secretary of the Treasury under President Reagan, former editor of the Wall Street Journal, listed by Who’s Who in America as one of the 1,000 most influential political thinkers in the world, PhD economist – wrote an article about the build up of hostilities between the U.S. and Russia titled, simply: “War Is Coming”.
Similarly, Ronald Reagan’s head of the Office of Management and Budget – David Stockman – is posting pieces warning of the dispute between the U.S. and Russia leading to World War 3.
Trend forecaster Gerald Celente – who has been making some accurate financial and geopolitical predictions for decades – says WW3 will start soon.
Turkey's Planned Provocation in shooting down the Russian Su-24 presents a serious challenge to NATO ~ link ~
"What remains to be seen now is whether this planned provocation, and there is no doubt that it was planned provocation, was a unilateral move by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, or whether it was some form of joint criminal conspiracy between him and NATO headquarters in Brussels, and the government in Washington."
Erdogan's aim is to complicate relations between Russia and NATO members who want to tackle terrorism, said Trifkovic, who named France as one NATO member that is taking steps to collaborate with Russia to fight the threat of terrorism, after recent attacks.
Putin unleashes heavy bombardment on the region held by Turkmen "rebels" who killed the one pilot and the Russian marine ~ link ~
Allen West, retired U.S. Army lieutenant colonel and former congressman from Florida, pointed to the recent downing of Russia’s jet by Turkish fire and said history buffs ought to beware: the next world war could be on its way.
He wrote on his AllenBWest.com blog: “For those who know history, recall how we stumbled into World War I after the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife, Sophie Duchess of Hohenberg, by Serbian nationalist Gavrilo Princip, June 28, 1914. The subsequent series of events led to what would become known as the ‘war to end all wars,’ World War I.”
‘Turkish attack may only worsen atmosphere in Syria’ – Czech president. Ankara’s downing of the Russian jet was criticized by Czech President Miloš Zeman, who said that it is “unfortunately, a very negative signal.”
Ukraine nuclear plants on the Verge of Multiple New Chernobyls ~ link ~
Turchynov’s comments come amid a marked escalation of anti-Russian chauvinism and war rhetoric from the authoritarian Ukrainian government installed in Kiev by Washington and Berlin in a coup led by neo-fascist forces.
During the three days that have passed since multiple coordinated bombings cut off of electricity to the entire Crimean peninsula, Ukraine’s pro-Western elites have lashed out viciously against the Crimean population and alleged Russian war preparations.
Golan Heights: Why is the IDF talking to ISIS ~ link ~
The researcher stresses that since the beginning of the Russian military operation against the Islamic State in Syria lots of inconvenient truths about the US-led anti-ISIL coalition and its partners have ultimately come to light.
Netanyahu's Likud and the Israeli military work closely with the US neoconservative warhawks, Engdahl notes, adding that with the help of Washington's neocons Jerusalem is solving its own geopolitical problems in the region. The name of one of these problems is Hezbollah. Interestingly enough, Hezbollah has been spotted fighting fiercely against ISIL.
Satan's Production Line: When the Unacceptable becomes acceptable ~ link ~
How does the Bible belt and people like Christian/Zionist Hal Lindsey, feel about the CIA training, funding and arming Daesh/ISIL in Jordan who then went on to behead, crucify, rape and enslave Christians? Is this part of the Neocon/Zionist plan? Has it not occurred to him that this is the Anti-Christ in action?
Collapse in the Baltic Dry Index ~ link ~