Russian jets unleash really big bombs on jihadists

BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:40 A.M.) – Russian warplanes are committing to major bombardment operations over the skies of northeastern Hama province in support of an ongoing offensive by pro-government forces throughout the region. According to military-affiliated sources, Russian airpower is currently unleashing thermobaric bombs against Ha’yat Tahrir al-Sham (Syrian branch of Al-Qaeda) militants embedded in theContinue reading “Russian jets unleash really big bombs on jihadists”

Sacked Catalan leader calls for resistance

Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, who was sacked by the Spanish government over the region’s declaration of independence, has called for “democratic opposition” to Madrid.  Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont, who was officially deposed by Madrid, delivering a speech in Girona, Spain, on October 28, 2017.  “It’s very clear that the best form of defending the gainsContinue reading “Sacked Catalan leader calls for resistance”

‘Soros network’ creating ‘Europe of mixed population’

A network run by American-Hungarian financier George Soros has vast influence over EU bodies in Brussels and nurtures the creation of a “Europe of mixed population” by encouraging immigration, Hungary’s Prime Minister has argued. Speaking to Radio Kossuth Friday, Viktor Orban launched yet another verbal attack on George Soros, calling him a ‘political puppet master’Continue reading “‘Soros network’ creating ‘Europe of mixed population’”

Catalan police chief resigns, urges officers to ‘stay loyal’ to Madrid

Not too helpful that. Catalan police chief, Josep Lluis Trapero, has officially resigned after the government in Madrid ordered his dismissal. In a two-page resignation letter, the commander urged his colleagues to show loyalty to the new Madrid-appointed chief of the Mossos d’Esquadra. On Friday, the Spanish government invoked Article 155 of its constitution, suspendingContinue reading “Catalan police chief resigns, urges officers to ‘stay loyal’ to Madrid”

Plane carrying NBA stars hit by ‘UFO’ during Chicago descent

Awesome! The Oklahoma City Thunder basketball team were caught up in a bizarre mid-air incident when their charter plane was struck by an as yet unidentified object on its way to Chicago, damaging the nose cone. The collision occurred Saturday morning during the team’s flight to Chicago-Midway ahead of their game against the Chicago Bulls.Continue reading “Plane carrying NBA stars hit by ‘UFO’ during Chicago descent”

Three Colours Blue

Three Colours: Blue (French: Trois couleurs : Bleu) is a 1993 French drama film directed and co-written by Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieślowski.   Blue is the first of three films that comprise the Three Colours trilogy, themed on the French Revolutionary ideals of liberty, equality, and fraternity; it is followed by White and Red. According to Kieślowski, the subject of the film is liberty, specifically emotional liberty, rather than its social orContinue reading “Three Colours Blue”

Could Spain actually fracture along the same fault lines as in the 1930s?

above~defensivas de Madrid, noviembre de 1936 General map of the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939).   Initial Nationalist zone – Jul 1936   Nationalist advance to Sep 1936   Nationalist advance to Oct 1937   Nationalist advance to Nov 1938   Nationalist advance to Feb 1939   Last area under Republican control During the first few months both armies were joined in highContinue reading “Could Spain actually fracture along the same fault lines as in the 1930s?”

Seat car maker boss writes “”the relocation of the headquarters to Madrid “Would only take place if” the need for political stability, legal certainty and permanence in the European Union were required”

Seat is the largest company in Catalonia and the Italian company Luca de Meo is its CEO. He wrote a letter, intended to inform the employees, but in the background to warn Puigdemont and the Government of Catalonia. Seat CEO Luca de Meo addressed a letter to his 14,500 employees, reassuring them of the commitmentContinue reading “Seat car maker boss writes “”the relocation of the headquarters to Madrid “Would only take place if” the need for political stability, legal certainty and permanence in the European Union were required””

US-LED COALITION PLANNING ADVANCE

On October 28, US Army Colonel Ryan Dillon, spokesman for the US-led coalition announced during a press conference that the US-led coalition and the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are planning to launch an attack and to capture the last ISIS stronghold in Syria, al-Bukamal city, which is located at the Syrian-Iraqi border………..ummmm sure theyContinue reading “US-LED COALITION PLANNING ADVANCE”

1400 companies have left Catalonia !

Every 15 minutes a company is leaving Catalonia A total of 1394 companies moved their headquarters from Catalonia to other regions of Spain between 2 and 23 October, according to data. A total of 1,394 companies moved their headquarters from Catalonia to other regions of Spain between 2 and 23 October, according to data from the Association of Commercial Registrars of Spain. On Monday,Continue reading “1400 companies have left Catalonia !”