This is the second terrorist attack within hours following the recapturing of Aleppo Syria from the control of ISIS and Islamic extremists. Initial reports from Berlin Germany state at least nine people killed and more than 50 injured after a semi-truck ploughed into a crowd of shoppers at a busy Christmas market. According to European […]
(left to right) – Zurich – Turkey – Berlin (link)
Reading from partly prepared remarks, Russia’s President Vladimir Putin spoke briefly to state media in advance of a meeting with key officials of the Russian government. Worth noting is how, within the remarks, President Putin verbally places Turkey between Russia and Iran regarding the Syrian conflict. Structurally, this is not accidental. (TRANSCRIPT) “News came today […]
Sad update. The death toll has now climbed to 12 in the Berlin terrorist attack. It is also being reported the Jihadist was an Afghan “refugee” who arrived in February during one of the numerous waves of refugees accepted by Angela Merkel. (Via Daily Mail) – A refugee is thought to have been behind the […]
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