Tensions rise in Syria as Russia, Iran send US warnings

AP | 19 June 2017 BEIRUT (AP) — Russia on Monday threatened aircraft from the U.S.-led coalition in Syrian-controlled airspace and suspended a hotline intended to avoid collisions in retaliation for the U.S. military shooting down a Syrian warplane. The U.S. said it had downed the Syrian jet a day earlier after it dropped bombs…

NBC’s Kelly Hits Putin with a Beloved Canard

Consortium News | 12 June 2017 To prove their chops, mainstream media stars can’t wait to go head-to-head with a demonized foreign leader, like Vladimir Putin, and let him have it, even if their “facts” are wrong, as Megyn Kelly showed and Ray McGovern explains. NBC’s Megyn Kelly wielded one of Official Washington’s most beloved…

‘Fake news’ CNN got it wrong

Zero Hedge | 7 June Back on May 9th, the White House released the letter that President Trump sent to former FBI Director James Comey informing him that he’d been relieved of his duties at the FBI.  Within that letter, Trump awkwardly inserted a sentence thanking Comey for informing him “on three separate occasions, that…