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Is perfidious Erdogan destroying Russia for The Great Turan?

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan is notorious for slippery dealings with supposed allies whether NATO or the EU. However his greatest perfidy seems now to be directed against Turkey's relationship with Putin's Russia. Over the past two or more years in its dealings with Ukraine, Armenia, Syria, Libya and now most recently, in the failed revolution in Kazakhstan, Erdoğan has shown a clear pattern of not merely opportunism but actually perfidy or betrayal of trust, as in double-cross, in his dealings with Russia despite being dependent for energy and advanced defense equipment. Why, is the question.

Erdoğan and Kazakhstan's Failed Revolution

From evidence that has emerged from the recent bloody riots and attacks by armed militants, on the Almaty airport, media and government buildings of Kazakhstan, including the gruesome beheading of at least two police officers by ISIS-like Jihadists, it is clear that there were two parallel destabilizations going on. One was the initial façade of peaceful protests against fuel price rises from the government of the energy-rich country which allowed Washington and the EU to call for "dialogue." These were led by "human rights" activists trained by millions of dollars from the CIA-tied National Endowment for Democracy, likely the Soros Foundation-Kazakhstan and various other NGOs steered by CIA or MI-6. It's clear that this was a kind-of "pseudo-Color Revolution" cover, behind which was a far more nasty regime change coup attempt.


German navy chief resigns after saying 'Putin deserves respect, Ukraine lost Crimea'


Vice-admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach said the West could give Vladimir Putin respect
Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schönbach stepped down as the head of the German navy after publicly saying Crimea was lost to Ukraine and that Vladimir Putin "probably" deserved respect.

Germany faced a diplomatic incident on Saturday following comments made by Navy chief Kay-Achim Schönbach on Russian President Vladimir Putin and the Ukraine crisis. Schönbach stepped down from his position late on Saturday.

"I have asked Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht to relieve me from my duties with immediate effect," Vice Admiral Kay-Achim Schoenbach said in a statement cited by the Reuters news agency.

"The minister has accepted my request," he added.

What were Schönbach's remarks?

Comment: See also: And check out SOTT radio's: NewsReal: Kazakhstan on Fire: Why US vs Russia 'Great Game' Could Spark Global Economic Collapse

Bad Guys

Non-profit hitmen: NPR smears charity founder seeking due process for J6 detainees

NPR National Propaganda Radio
The article centers on the charity's founder, Cynthia Hughes, who launched the group to support Jan. 6 defendants held for months on end.

National Propaganda Radio (otherwise known as the state-funded media outfit NPR) ran a hit-piece Thursday on a charity collecting donations for political prisoners held under the Biden regime over charges related to Jan. 6.

"Experts see 'red flags' at nonprofit raising big money for Capitol riot defendants," NPR Investigations headlined, smearing the Patriot Freedom Project (PFP) as a shadow charity whose board is run by supervisors plagued with financial headaches of their own.

The article centers on the charity's founder, Cynthia Hughes, who launched the group to support Jan. 6 defendants held now more than a year in reportedly inhumane conditions, and their coping families. Hughes' own "adoptive nephew" is among those in jail.


Black Magic

White House infighting: Biden's Chief of Staff Ron Klain accused of hidin' Biden

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Chief of Staff Ron Klain • US President Joe Biden
Infighting has reportedly struck the White House after President Joe Biden's approval rating submerged to 33 percent.

Much of the infighting is attributed to Biden's Chief of Staff Ron Klain's decision to keep Biden from being amongst the electorate in a "pragmatic" way, NBC News reported.

"Biden has strayed from his core brand as a pragmatic, empathetic politician who won the Democratic nomination as a moderate willing to compromise," the report said, dissecting Klain's micromanagement of the president.

Comment: Given the disaster that nearly every Biden press conference has been whether on the campaign trail or in office, it's no wonder Klain wants to keep President Houseplant, his long-time boss, under wraps.


Ex-US soldiers with alleged neo-Nazi links showing up at Ukrainian front line

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The soldiers of fortune shared pics and footage of them sporting combat gear at Ukrainian army positions
At least half a dozen former US military servicemen have landed in Ukraine amid rapidly escalating tensions in the east of the country.

The group, known as Forward Observations, has posted a string of photos and videos on its official Instagram, with geotags showing that the men are in the war-torn Donbass region. The Americans are seen wearing combat gear, apparently inspecting the Ukrainian army's battle positions and trenches. Some of the men in the photos are also holding assault weapons, though it is not clear whether these are American or Ukrainian soldiers. All of those featured in the photos have their faces blurred.

Comment: Since the coup overthrowing Ukraine's legitimate government in 2014, it has been a magnet for all sorts of mercenary groups, often acting as cover for illicit support from other countries. This is the latest iteration.

Evil Rays

Bill Gates calls for "aggressive" carbon taxes to "accelerate" Fourth Industrial Revolution

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Billionaire globalist speaks about WEF's Great Reset

Speaking with the World Economic Forum Wednesday, Bill Gates called for an aggressive implementation of carbon taxes in order to force middle income countries to fundamentally alter their entire industry sectors.

Gates declared that "The rich countries have to play a central role, both funding RND and having policies, in some cases carbon taxes will be used to drive the demand for these clean products."

He continued, "Only by doing that in an aggressive way will the economic costs be brought down enough that we can turn to all the middle income countries and say 'OK, change your whole cement industry, change your whole steel industry.'"

"The number of companies working on these things is very exciting," Gates proclaimed.

He further lamented that "Some of them will fail, a lot of them will fail," but asserted "we only need a reasonable number, a few dozen of them to make it through and that's what we have to accelerate."

Comment: Considering how dangerously wrong Gates has proven to be on everything from agriculture to vaccines to the environment - its no small wonder (and surely a sign of desperation) that the elites keep trotting out this doofus to hold court on anything at all.

Eye 1

Catherine Austin Fitts: We're 'Headed for a Digital Concentration Camp'

Catherine Austin Fitts

Comment: There are precious few individuals in the world who have the experience and the macro knowledge to assess what we're seeing - and the courage to share it and warn those with ears to hear - as Ms. Catherine Austin Fitts.

Catherine Austin Fitts (CAF), Publisher of The Solari Report and former Assistant Secretary of Housing (Bush 41 Admin.), says the central bankers want nothing short of "a complete digital control system." CAF explains,
"We have what we have been building for the last 20 or 30 years, and it's getting much more obvious, but it's been covert most of the time. They basically want digital control systems through the financial system, through the health system and government systems to implement control. That control is delivered one person at a time. You have extraordinary surveillance systems that have been built steadily for decades that are basically tracking everyone. . . . That's why the 'vaccine passports' and 'central bank digital currencies' (CBDC) are so dangerous. It's important to understand what they are trying to do. They are trying to create complete transaction control. If they don't want you going five miles from your home, your electric car will not work more than five miles from your home. . . . If they don't want you to buy pizza, your credit card will not allow you to buy pizza. They are talking about putting in extraordinary digital control systems and literally turning your car and your home into a digital concentration camp."


US Navy detains ship from Iran carrying cargo for Yemen's Houthi's

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© CC BY 2.0 / Official U.S. Navy Page / USS Sterett (DDG 104)
The vessel was transporting 40 tonnes of fertiliser, which could potentially be used to create explosives. The American Navy has detained a ship in the Gulf of Oman with cargo for the Houthi rebels in Yemen.

The Navy said in a statement that its guided-missile destroyer, the USS Cole, and patrol ships had stopped and searched the sailboat that was en route to war-hit Yemen last Tuesday.

About 40 tonnes of urea fertiliser, known to be a key ingredient in homemade improvised explosive devices, were hidden on board
, according to the statement. The Iranian authorities have not commented on the matter yet.

Comment: See also: Pepe Escobar: Iran-Russia hit maximum strategy


Biden says elections might not be legitimate if reform bills aren't passed

joe biden midterm elections comment
President Biden on Wednesday said the legitimacy of the upcoming midterm elections could depend on Democrats passing voting rights legislation.

"I'm not saying it's going to be legit. The increase in the prospect of being illegitimate is in direct proportion to us not being able to get these reforms passed," Biden said during his second solo press conference at the White House, referring to the 2022 election.

He added that he hasn't given up on passing voting rights legislation to counteract new voting laws being implemented by Republicans at the state level.

Comment: 'If our voting reform bill doesn't pass then the election is illegitimate.' How do people fall for this?

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Mr. Potato

Ukrainian troops train for missile launches near Crimea

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© Armed Forces of Ukraine
Kiev dispatched BM-21 'Grad' rocket systems for practice runs in its southern Kherson region
Kiev has conducted tests of units manning the BM-21 'Grad' system, a Soviet-designed, truck-mounted multiple rocket launcher, near its southern border with Crimea, according to an announcement by the Armed Forces of Ukraine.

On Friday, officials stated that personnel had moved the weapons to Kherson Oblast, just north of the disputed peninsula. Once the Grad systems had been delivered to the testing range, troops conducted exercises designed to practice using the rocket launchers to destroy enemy forces and equipment, without conducting launches.

According to the statement, the weapons completed the tests successfully.

Comment: See also: 'Russian troops dismember the armed forces of Ukraine': how a war between Moscow & Kiev could play out, and why it won't happen

And check out SOTT radio's: NewsReal: Kazakhstan on Fire: Why US vs Russia 'Great Game' Could Spark Global Economic Collapse