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We turn now, to this second. and concluding volume of the report on the subject of the metaphor...

February 9th, 2012 • 5:53 PM

The ECB announced a "discount" of EU11 billion on Greek debt, while at the same time German Finance Minister Wolfgang "Brüning" Schäuble announced that Greece will receive only a first installment of EU30 billion from the second bailout package of EU130 billion.

February 9th, 2012 • 10:05 AM

Ever since Socialist Presidential candidate François Hollande, currently considered the frontrunner in the April 22 election, tackled the French banking establishment in his campaign speech on Jan.

February 9th, 2012 • 9:57 AM

by Jacques Cheminade, French Presidential Candidate

February 8th, 2012 • 12:08 PM
February 9th, 2012 • 4:10 PM

The contents of the suppressed Arab League monitors' report, which documents that foreign terrorist operations in Syria are responsible for terrorist actions resulting in extensive killings of Syrian civilians and Syrian government personnel, is beginning to break out into the open around the world, from Lebanon, to Pakistan, to Vietnam.

February 9th, 2012 • 10:10 AM

In what could only be taken as a mafia threat, U.S. Ambassador to the UN Susan Rice declared, yesterday, "Your days are numbered," in comments directed to Syrian President Bashar al Assad. "It is time and past time for you to transfer power responsibly and peacefully " — the obvious implication being, if you don't voluntarily change your regime, we will do it by force.

February 9th, 2012 • 10:00 AM

Two Washington-based organizations, the International Council for Middle East Studies (ICMES) and the Center for the National Interest Foundation (CNI), hosted a standing-room-only Capitol Hill event on Tuesday afternoon, Feb. 7, featuring presentations by former Ambassador Chas Freeman and former National Intelligence Council Middle East director Paul Pillar.

February 9th, 2012 • 9:52 AM