Category Archives: World

A Nobel Peace Prize for Putin?

A Nobel Peace Prize for Putin?

Russian President Vladimir Putin will appear on the Nobel committee’s agenda for a Nobel Peace Prize in 2014, possibly alongside several Russian dissidents. Putin is one of 278 candidates — a record for the prestigious prize – who have been nominated and the nominees include such notables as Edward Snowden, Pope Francis and the individual… Continue Reading

North Korea Executes Uncle of Kim Jong-Un

The uncle of Kim Jong Un, leader of North Korea, has been executed as a ‘traitor.’ North Korean news is reporting that second in command, Jang Song Thaek has been purged for crimes that included faction-building, corruption, drug use and womanizing. While all the details of this execution continue to come out, two things are… Continue Reading

Trophy Killings in Syria

WARNING – What you are about to see is disturbing and disgusting! There is some controversy over images coming out of Syria that they have been photoshopped. Here is one of the images: This photo that was posted by Bare Naked Islam sparked some outrage. They had received messages that it was a fake. So,… Continue Reading

Russia to aid Syria over possible US strike

As he touched down in St. Petersburg on Thursday morning, President Obama greeted his host Vladimir Putin with a handshake and a smile. But the cordial greeting belies the tinderbox the two leaders are sitting on, as they posture and deliberate over a potential U.S. strike on Syria — one of Russia’s closest Mideast allies.… Continue Reading

Even Syrians say to stay away by forming human shields

Obama asked Congress to support using military action against Syria and after the hearings they agreed. Washington’s phones were flooded with calls coming in from people wanting to stay out of Syria. Well, it seems they aren’t alone! Even the Syrians don’t want the US to attack. They have begun to form human shields around… Continue Reading

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