Posts Tagged ‘mistake’

Biden says it would be a ‘gigantic mistake’ to condition military aid to Israel: ‘I find it to be absolutely outrageous’

Some members of the Democratic party have warmed up to the idea idea of conditioning U.S. military aid to Israel, but not Joe Biden. On Thursday,  by the Wall Street Journal’s Sabrina Siddiqui asked Biden whether he’d consider leveraging aid to Israel to curb settlement expansion. “Not me. Look, I have been on record from […]

Frothing mad: Dutch Air Force douses 1st F-35A with corrosive firefighting foam by mistake (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

The base’s firefighting tenders had been placed on standby for the salute prior to the stealth fighter’s arrival, and had been called to assist in an emergency involving an F-16 Viper earlier in the day. They then forgot to change back to water for the F-35 arrival ceremony. Right on time, the jet appeared at […]

‘We made a huge mistake’ Uluru climb will stay open for future generations | Satire

After reassessment of the decision to ban climbing on Uluru, Elders have now decided to keep the climb open indefinitely. Amazingly the reason to keep the climb open was one of the main reasons the climb was initially closed. After assessing the reaction of the Australian public, Elders have new fears that are starting to […]

Trump’s Syria ‘oil gambit’ is a crime, and what may be worse – a mistake

Earlier this month, Trump appeared to have used the impending Turkish invasion to deftly cut the Gordian knot of US presence in Syria, citing it as a pretext for pulling out troops that weren’t supposed to be there to begin with – and had long since completed their mission in any case.  He stood by […]

Turkey bombed US special forces by mistake in northern Syria: Newsweek

2019-10-11 BEIRUT, LEBANON (10:00 P.M.) – The Turkish military struck some U.S. Special Forces personnel in northern Syria this week while they were attacking the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), Newsweek reported on Friday. Citing an Iraqi-Kurdish intelligence official and a senior Pentagon official, the Turkish military mistakenly hit some U.S. Special Forces personnel that were embedded […]

Refusing to talk with Iran is a mistake

Foreign Policy |   Thomas A. Shannon Jr., John B. Bellinger III: Donald Trump should use the U.N. General Assembly as an opportunity to open dialogue with Mohammad Javad Zarif. Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif and President Hassan Rouhani are in New York this week to attend the United Nations General Assembly. On Wednesday, […]

US military ‘ready to go’: Bolton warns Iran not to ‘mistake US prudence for weakness’

The US National Security Advisor made the dissuasive remark while speaking alongside Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem on Sunday. Tehran should not “mistake US prudence and discretion for weakness,” Bolton cautioned. “Our military is rebuilt, new and ready to go,” he added, days after Trump called off a planned attack on Iran, a […]

Trump: Iran Made "A Very Big Mistake" By Shooting Down Drone 

Update: After reportedly being briefed on the attack, President Trump has weighed in on Twitter to warn Iran that it made a “very big mistake” by shooting down the American drone. Iran made a very big mistake! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 20, 2019 The US Navy is sending ships to where debris from […]

US will not ‘stumble into’ war with Iran by mistake. If it happens, it will be by design

Last week, Donald Trump pinned the blame for the attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman squarely on Iran. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, who has been running around provoking Iran in word and deed for months, called the attacks an “unacceptable escalation of tension.” The so-called proof came in the […]

US making a mistake politicizing oil: Iran oil minister

Reuters – The United States has made a bad mistake by politicizing oil and using it as a weapon, Iran’s Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh said in a parliamentary session on Tuesday, the Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA) reported. The United States will not achieve its dream of cutting Iran oil exports to zero, he said. […]

The US Made a Stupid Mistake With the INF Treaty

by Ruslan Ostashko February 16, 2019 Translated and captioned by Leo. “Killing the INF Treaty was a gift for Russia,” says the title of the material published last week by the American magazine, The National Interest.  This score is fundamentally different from the triumphant reports that are generated by the mainstream American media. Who then wrote […]

How They Do It– Israel now ‘admits’ to sinking a Lebanese refugee boat in 1982 ‘by mistake’

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 5,995 other followers Source Article from Related Posts Is Trump Backpedaling on 5G? No Federal Spending for R&D. Are All The Warnings Finally Sinking In? October 16, 2019 By B.N. Frank American opposition to 5G increases […]

Sanctioning Iran is a very big mistake: Louis Farrakhan

MNA – The leader of the religious group Nation of Islam (NOI) has described the US policy to impose sanctions on Iran as a big mistake, adding that the United States is no longer able to exercise its unilateralism. Louis Farrakhan made the remarks in a meeting with the Secretary of Iran’s Expediency Council Mohsen […]

Iran’s sanctions, US most serious foreign policy mistake

He pointed out that the US has isolated itself in the international arena as a result of imposition of sanctions unilaterally against the Islamic Republic of Iran, adding, “the current sanctions imposed on Iran are not the toughest sanctions rather it is the most serious mistake done in US foreign policy.” Speaking in a conference […]

Trump– ‘The Single Worst Mistake In American History was the US invasion/destruction of the Middle East’

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Join 5,979 other followers Source Article from Related Posts 10 Years Into Obama’s Common Core – High School Graduates ‘Worst Prepared For College’ In Years Ten years after Barack Obama forced schools around the country to begin phasing […]

Going Underground – BUT FIRST: The war in Iraq was a mistake post 9/11 as the world mourned those killed

Going Underground – BUT FIRST: The war in Iraq was a mistake post 9/11 as the world mourned those killed Going Underground with Afshin Afshin Rattansi on 45 years since the CIA-backed coup that brought a fascist government to power in Chile but 17 years since the USA’s 911. LIKE Going Underground Going […]

Taxpayers to Be Held Liable After Cops Mistake Vitamins for Opioids and Jail Innocent Mom for Months

By Matt Agorist Tampa, FL — Rebecca Shaw, a mother of four who has never been in trouble with the law before, ended up spending five months in jail because a field drug test falsely identified her vitamins as opioids. Now, this innocent mom is making sure no one else suffers the same […]

Israel’s ‘nation state of Jews’ law is a ‘mistake’ that will hurt relations with US Jews — Dershowitz

“The liberal Zionist group J Street also said last week that the law was unnecessary and that Israel was “moving in an increasingly theocratic, authoritarian and xenophobic direction.” “Liberal” Apartheid supporters always claim that Israel is “moving” towards something. To Apartheid, to a “one state”, to “fascism”, to “an increasingly theocratic, authoritarian and xenophobic direction”, […]

Ex-Nobel Secretary Admits Obama’s Prize Was a Mistake

Like many people, I was highly critical of the awarding of the Nobel Award to President Barack Obama in 2009 before he had done anything as president.  Now the ex-Secretary for the Nobel Prize Geir Lundestad has admitted that Obama did not deserve the prize but rather they thought the award would strengthen Obama.  It […]

Even Trump gets rare moments of mental sanity: “our post-9/11 wars have been a mistake”

In a typically offhand remark, President Trump the other day rendered his personal assessment of our various post-9/11 wars, interventions, and punitive expeditions. “Seven trillion dollars. What a mistake,” he said. “But it is what it is.” The seven trillion is merely a guesstimate, of course. No one, least of all the lords of the […]

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