Posts Tagged ‘southeast’

The Struggle for Influence in Southeast Asia Continues

In early August, the mutual maneuvering of the world’s leading powers in the Southeast Asian sub-region continues. Their main participants are the United States and China, who are increasingly drawn into a struggle for the minds and hearts of people living in Southeast Asia. For the dominant influence on individual countries and the regional Association […]

The US has Little to Offer to Southeast Asia

In his recent visit to Southeast Asia – the Philippines, Vietnam and Singapore – the US Defense Secretary, Lloyd Austin, outlined what can be called the blueprint of US re-engagement with the region after a lull of few years. One thing that becomes strikingly clear is that the US needs China to survive in Southeast […]

Southeast Queensland Residents Forced Into ‘Strictest’ 3 Day Snap Lockdown

Millions of Queensland residents in 11 local government areas (LGA) have been forced into a snap three-day lockdown after six new locally acquired cases of the CCP virus were confirmed in the Australian state. “We must go hard and go fast,” QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said in a statement on Saturday. “I know this will impact on many […]

Washington Relocating from the Middle East to Southeast Asia

With Joe Biden being one of the key architects of the Obama administration’s “Asia Pivot”, an increasing focus on Asia – especially, Southeast Asia – was/is inevitable. However, it is not just Biden’s obsession with the region that explains the on-going shift. America’s drastic failure in the Middle East despite decades of military presence plus […]

In The Southeast, Climate Change Finds A Landscape Ravaged By Inequality

Above Photo: Getty Images. Meet The Groups Demanding Climate Justice That Fits The Region’s Unique Needs. The southeastern United States sees more billion-dollar disasters than any other region in the country. The region also sees more different kinds of natural disasters than other parts of the country. In 2020, six billion-dollar hurricanes hit the Gulf Coast, […]

‘Out of gas:’ Multiple U.S. states declare emergency, drivers in the U.S. Southeast are scrambling for fuel

Gas (fuel) outages are spreading across the U.S. Southeast as motorists rush to fill up their cars days after the biggest U.S. fuel pipeline temporarily shut down following a cyberattack. Gas stations in Georgia, North Carolina and Tennessee were seeing some panic buying, said Patrick De Haan, head of petroleum analysis at GasBuddy. Virginia and […]

Severe storms threaten parts of US Southeast with tornadoes possible

A system of severe thunderstorms that spawned tornadoes in Alabama and Mississippi was moving across the US Southeast on Thursday, threatening northern Florida, southern Georgia and the Carolinas, the US National Weather Service said. The storms were likely to cover less of the region than earlier forecast but their potential severity remained unchanged, according to […]

Internet disruption reported in southeast Iran amid unrest

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Sahara Climate Change Linked to 1000-Year Southeast Asian Megadrought

Climate researchers exploring the molecular-structure of stalagmites discovered in Laos caves have married their observations with models of the Sahara drying up 4,000 years ago to show the catastrophic global effects of climate change. Their results have demonstrated the fallout caused by this vast swathe of planet Earth turning from lush grassland to a barren […]

Funnel clouds and waterspouts recorded across southeast Texas

     As scattered downpours pop up around southeast Texas, funnel clouds and waterspouts are appearing as well. + Waterspout was spotted near the high school stadium in Texas City at 11:51 a.m. + Funnel clouds in Galveston County at 12:05 p.m. + Funnel cloud reported near the intersection of Highway 6 and FM 521 in […]

Fake News Storm Clouds Gather Over Southeast Asia

By Joseph Thomas From Cambodia to Thailand American and European media companies have launched a campaign of disinformation aimed at reversing Washington’s waning influence in the region vis-à-vis not only Beijing, but the growing strength of nations the US and Europe once saw as mere geopolitical pawns. Cambodia Expels US-Run Opposition Party and […]

Quakes keep rattling southeast Iran

Tasnim – One day after a 6-magnitude earthquake destroyed some rural structures in Iran’s southeastern province of Kerman, a number of subsequent tremors have been shaking the region, the biggest of which occurred on Saturday morning. The biggest earthquake of Saturday, measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale, occurred at 10:47 UTC at a depth of […]

Malaysian Amin Baco the new Emir of the Islamic State in Southeast Asia: Philippine National Police

nsnbc : Philippine National Police Chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa told the press that Sabahan Mohammad Amin Baco has replaced the deceased Isnilon Hapilon […]

US Proxies in Southeast Asia Include Fake Communists

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FEMA flood maps exposed as another government LIE … 75% of flooded homes in southeast Houston were OUTSIDE FEMA flood zones

(Natural News) Hurricane Harvey wreaked absolute devastation when it made landfall over Texas in late August of this year. According to AccuWeather, it dumped 11 trillion gallons of rain on Texas – the equivalent of 51 inches – resulting in at least 13 million people being issued flood watches or warnings. Over 3,400 water rescues […]

UN asks Saudi to prove prevention of Yemen child deaths

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has asked Saudi Arabia to provide convincing proof that could concretely back up Riyadh’s claims that its military coalition is adopting measures to prevent the killing and wounding of children in Yemen. Ban told Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir in New York on Thursday that he hoped “the coalition would be able to provide […]

CNN Cuts Off Reporter When She Mentions Hillary’s Role in Mass Incarceration

CNN Cuts Off Reporter When She Mentions Hillary’s Role in Mass Incarceration July 14th, 2016 Via: CNN: <!– –> […]

Parliament Speaker: Iran ready to attract foreign investments

TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani underlined Iran’s readiness for accepting foreign investments after the nuclear agreement was signed between Tehran and the six world powers (the US, Russia, China, France, Britain and Germany) in July 2015. “The grounds are prepared for foreign investment inside Iran following the nuclear agreement,” Larijani said, addressing a […]

The ideological collapse of the pro-Brexit Left

The referendum over Britain’s membership of the EU has from inception involved two wings of the Tory Party engaged in an internecine war, pitching the free marketeers of Cameron, Osborne and company against the empire loyalists of Johnson, Gove, and IDS et al. In the words of the song we’re talking “clowns to the left […]

MC-21: Russian high-tech plane rolls out to challenge Airbus 320 (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

Russia’s United Aircraft Corporation, the umbrella organization that owns Irkut Corporation – the actual developer of the plane – held an international presentation of the new aircraft on Wednesday. Building the jet reportedly cost 100 billion rubles (approximately US$3.5 billion). The ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, who congratulated the national aircraft industry, […]

Infowars Paul Joseph Watson: “No Evidence Jews Control Anything”

Andrew AnglinDaily Stormer June 7, 2016 Well, this is out of control. Paul Joseph Watson has exposed himself as a full-on cuckold little bitch. And this was recorded before I praised Infowars for trolling the migrants! Co-host: Okay here we go, usually this is a question we don’t like to entertain because of, uh, obvious […]

TTIP tensions escalate in email exchange between EU, US – report

An email sent on Friday and obtained by the website shows the European Commission warning the 28 EU ambassadors in Brussels that there will be no TTIP deal unless Washington changes its approach to negotiations. 70% of Germans oppose TTIP, survey says The document focuses on agriculture, one of the most contentious of the 27 chapters […]

Russian Air Force wiped out one third of Daeshis in Syria

The Russian Air Force and the Syrian army have wiped out over a third of Daesh terrorists since Moscow began its operations in Syria in September, says a high ranking security official. “We estimate that at the beginning of our operation, al-Nusra Front and Daesh possessed about 80,000 fighters, of whom 28,000 (35 percent) have […]

EgyptAir airliner ‘apparently’ brought down by terror attack – Russia’s security chief

“Unfortunately, today there was another incident with an Egyptian Airlines plane. Apparently, it is a terrorist attack, which killed 66 people from 12 countries,” Bortnikov was cited as saying by TASS. The FSB chief urged “all concerned parties, including our partners in Europe, to undertake joint measures to identify the persons involved in this heinous […]

‘France must move forward’: Govt imposes controversial labor reform by decree, despite opposition

“Because the country must move forward, the cabinet has authorized me to act on behalf of the government,” Prime Minister Manuel Valls told parliament to a mixture of boos and cheers. Article 49.3 of the French constitution has been used fewer than 90 times since its inception in 1958, and was previously applied by the […]

Peruvian Drug Kingpin Caracol Arrested in Colombia

nsnbc : Alleged Peruvian drug kingpin Gerson Galvez, a.k.a. Caracol has been arrested in the El Poblado neighborhood of the city of Medellin, Colombia. Galvez was arrested on Saturday, in a sting operation. National police of both Colombia and Peru participated in the preparations of the sting operation that resulted in the arrest of “Caracol”. […]

Australia must act now to preserve its culture in the face of global tech giants

Julianne Schultz (TC) : We now live in the Age of Fang – the shorthand term for the new global era dominated by the oligopoly of Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix, Google and others. These companies have made globalisation real and personal thanks to the intimate objects we carry with us and access, unwittingly transmitting all […]

Serbian opposition protests election returns, demands ‘every single ballot’ be recounted (VIDEO)

Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucić, who aims at taking Serbia into the European Union, secured 48.24 percent of the vote in Sunday’s elections, which is a minor variation on his 2014 performance. However, the number of parliamentary seats which his Progressive Party received this year has decreased since more parties managed to cross the five percent […]

High school principal arrested and charged with raping student after threatening to alter her school records

     An assistant principal at a South Carolina high school is accused of forcing a sexual relationship on a 16-year-old girl when she sought his protection against a group of bullies. According to WBTV, court documents state that 30-year-old Kenneth Andrew Williams of Northwest High School in Rock Hill has been charged with four counts […]

34th FIFF adds 7 more Iranian films to be screened for intl. guests

According to the public relations office, the 19th edition of Iranian International Film Market at the 34th FIFF will screen seven more titles for international guests, festival managers, buyers and distributers. These films include ‘Lantouri’ (Reza Dormishian), ‘Coquetry’ (Jalal Ashkezari), ‘Cinema-Bench’ (Mohammad Rahmanian), ‘Gita’ (Masoud Madadi), ‘To Be Born’ (Mohsen Abdolvahab), ‘The Sacred List’ (Mohammad Hamedani), and ‘Birthday Party’ (Abbas Lajevardi). The […]

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