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February, 2015

 

Boris Nemtsov was with a 23 year old Ukrainian model from Kiev when he was shot

  The woman he was together with                                           In the last couple of hours before the deadly shooting, Nemtsov had dinner at a restaurant inside GUM, the famous department store on Red Square, with the woman he was with when he was shot. She was later identified by police asRead More


Stockholm: Microchipped office workers feel ‘very modern’ using hand-implanted chips to open doors

  At the newly opened Epicenter office complex in central Stockholm, office workers have been opening doors and operating the photocopier with a chip implanted in their hands.   The radio-frequency identification (RFID) chip is made from Pyrex glass and contains an antenna and microchip, with no need for batteries. Instead of using identification cards and pass codes, all the staff at companies based in the Swedish tech business incubator EpicentreRead More


Poroshenko’s chocolates commemorate “Defender of the Fatherland Day” with St. George ribbons in Russia, prohibited in Ukraine by Poroshenko

    Pictures of Roshen chocolates commemorating February 23 appeared in the social media. February 23rd is a day of the creation of the Red Army and is known as “The Day of the Defender of the Fatherland” in Russia, adopted from the days of the Soviet Union. It is also an unofficial “Men’s Day”, when all soviet schoolgirls used to congratulate the soviet schoolboys, the future defenders of theRead More


Washington turns its back on Poroshenko

    Poroshenko now has virtually no power over the course of events in Ukraine   It seems that Poroshenko now has virtually no power over the course of events in Ukraine and he’s almost finished. According to what the leader of Novorossiya, Oleg Tsarov says – he will be overthrown soon. Second, he does not represent any army because currently he is even unable to perform the successful mobilization,Read More


Ukraine places S-300 missiles near Odessa

  Locals of Odessa were able to take several photos and a video of Ukrainian S-300 surface to air missiles in the city of Odessa. S-300 – It is not yet clear why these large missiles were transported to the area. After signing peace agreement with Donetsk and Lugansk Kiev has been accumulating more and more military equipment in the area.     http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/S-300_%28missile%29 .      


Ukrainian ‘Democracy’: Police Threaten to Open Fire on Peaceful Protesters

    The video shows the riot police dispersing the crowd of mostly women and retired-aged men using batons and threatening to open fire. The government of Petro Poroshenko used heavily-armed riot police to disperse a crowd that gathered in central Kiev to show their dissatisfaction with the government’s cost-cutting measures; to show the seriousness of their intentions the police threatened to shoot at the crowd, if anyone resisted or attacked them. The new video posted on YouTube shows riotRead More


Venezuela’s Military Can Now Legally Use Firearms Against Demonstrators

  Venezuela’s Ministry of Defense has authorized the military to use firearms against demonstrators as a last resort in the demonstrations taking place in the country.   Released through a regulation published in the Official Gazette on 27 January, the measure seeks “to avoid disorder, to support the legitimately constituted authority and to reject any aggression, facing it immediately and with the necessary means”. While some people supported the measure,Read More


Video: Ad Company Reportedly Utilizing Drones Across SFV As Part Of Experiment

  An advertising company has been utilizing drones experimentally to monitor cellular and Wi-Fi signals across the San Fernando Valley, according to a new report.   As CBS2’s Erica Nochlin reports, the small drones are apparently buzzing around the Valley and have reportedly been monitoring signals all month long to pinpoint the location of mobile devices and their owners, according to VentureBeat. “The idea that there are drones flying around,Read More


Jihadi John Connected to British Intelligence

  MI5 followed Mohammed Emwazi and placed him on terror watch list The man said to be Jihadi John, a 27 year old Briton named Mohammed Emwazi, has a connection to British intelligence.     Emwazi is said to be the executioner in a number of ISIS videos, according to the U.S. government. The legitimacy of the beheading productions are disputed by experts. According to The Daily Mail, Emwazi claimedRead More


UK: Call GM food something else to ease public fears, say MPs: Report says label is ‘lightning rod’ for fears of designer crops

      The term ‘GM food’ should be abandoned, say politicians who are calling for an extraordinary rebranding exercise.   MPs on the science and technology select committee has demanded a ‘reframing of the public conversation’ about genetically modified food. In an inflammatory report today, it says the GM label has become a ‘lightning rod’ for fears about designer crops. Biohazard: MPs on the science and technology select committeeRead More


British Politicians for Sale—and They Say They’ve Done Nothing Wrong

  Another reminder this week that schadenfreude is a pleasure best avoided by the political class:   Two of Britain’s most senior politicians, one Labour, one Conservative, both former foreign secretaries, have been caught in an embarrassing media sting. When the same fate befell three of Jack Straw’s colleagues before the last election, he chided them for their “stupidity in allowing themselves to be suckered in a sting like this.”Read More


Privacy Watchdog Challenges Samsung Over Home Surveillance

    The Electronic Privacy Information Center filed a federal complaint against Samsung in response to the company’s alleged recording of private conversations. WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — The Washington-based watchdog group Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) has filed a federal complaint against Samsung in response to the company’s alleged recording of private consumer conversations, the group said in a statement. “EPIC has filed a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission about Samsung’s SmartTvs,” the statement said. “Samsung routinely interceptsRead More


US Plans to Separate Kurdistan from Iraq

    The Middle East faces the vicious circle of US-incited changes of regimes and the established borders of Arab states. Perhaps Americans are guided by the view expressed four decades ago by former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir: «Except for Egypt and Israel, which are the true states, the rest of the Middle East – it’s just tribes waving their flags». The plundered Libya has ceased to be aRead More


Video: ISIS opens English-language schools for foreign fighters’ kids in Syria

    Islamic State militants are reported to have opened two schools in the Syrian city of Raqqa which suggest the number of foreign fighters joining the group is increasing all the time.        


Sex export: British prostitutes traveling to strict Dubai for big money

  The tight economic situation in Europe is pushing even its sex workers to seek better money elsewhere. And some have found a willing market in the United Arab Emirates – ironically driven by the country’s strict Shariah laws.   .        


Five Pieces Of Indisputable Evidence Of Forced Organ Harvesting Of Falun Gong Practitioners In China

  One reason for persecution of Falun Gong stems from practitioners’ faith in principles of truthfulness, compassion and tolerance   The number of organ transplants increased immediately after the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) started persecuting Falun Gong in China on July 20, 1999. Over the past ten years, China has performed more than 90,000 various organ transplant operations, providing a huge revenue and profit for the second largest economy in the world. Let’sRead More


Facebook Knows Everything About You, And If You Don’t Believe Us Here’s Proof

A marketing stunt for the upcoming Ubisoft game “Watch Dogs” is inadvertently allowing users to check how well they’ve set up their Facebook privacy settings. The campaign called “Digital Shadow”, which currently is available only in the US, requests permission to access a user’s account and then pulls information to build a comprehensive dossier of the user as if he or she were an assassin’s target. And we do meanRead More


Is ISIL really ‘Sunni’? Not at all’

    The Western media describes ISIL – the ultra-extremist terrorists destabilizing Iraq and Syria – as “Sunni militants.” Headlines read: “Sunni Islamist Militants Seize Mosul.” “Sunni militants capture northern Iraqi town.” “Iraq Army Tries to Roll Back Sunni Militants’ Advance.” The corporate media casts the fighting in Iraq as a Sunni vs. Shia conflict. The Sunni side, according to these reports, is led by ISIL – a group thatRead More


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