FIFA corruption arrests
Posted: Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Fifa in crisis as officials who presided over 'World Cup of fraud' are arrested
FBI investigation into corruption leads to dawn raids in Zurich, while Swiss authorities look into bids for 2018 and 2022 World Cups
FIFA corruption arrests: All you need to know about the scandal surrounding top officials in Zurich
VIDEO: Glenn Greenwald Explains How to Keep Your Data Away From the NSA
In an April interview with acTVism Munich, Intercept reporter Glenn Greenwald explains how tech giants such as Facebook and Google were "eager" to cooperate with the National Security Agency and offers important advice that individuals can follow to make it harder for the NSA to collect private data.
China state paper warns of war over South China Sea unless US backs down
China plans blunt move into 'open seas,' warns foreign powers not to meddle
In a new strategy unveiled today, the South China Sea continues to be a potential flashpoint for China and its neighbors, and between Washington and Beijing.
China's Plan to Lead the Globe
As tensions in the South China Sea between the US and China continue to rise, the US Navy and Air Force are quietly gearing up to fight a war in the disputed region.
Washington Blows Itself Up With Its Own Bomb
These are sad days in Washington and Wall Street. The once unchallenged sole Superpower at the collapse of the Soviet Union some quarter century ago is losing its global influence so rapidly that most would not have predicted anything comparable six months ago. The key actor who has catalyzed a global defiance of Washington as Sole Superpower is Vladimir Putin, Russia's President. This is the real background to the surprise visit of US Secretary of State John Kerry to Sochi to meet with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and then a four hour talk with "Satan" himself, Putin
Failure of the US coup d'État in Macedonia
Macedonia has just neutralised an armed group whose sponsors had been under surveillance for at least eight months. By doing so, it has prevented a new attempt at a coup d'État, planned by Washington for the 17th of May. The aim was to spread the chaos already infecting Ukraine into Macedonia in order to stall the passage of a Russian gas pipeline to the European Union.
A Color Revolution for Macedonia
Far from facing the truth, the US is telling new lies about Iraq
Politicians who claim they had no choice but to support the invasion are wrong. America got a war it wanted - even if it wasn't what it expected
Iraqi lack of will to fight ISIS has been 'a problem': White House
Lack Of U.S. Air Support In Ramadi Points To Disguised Darker Aim
'Ditch double standards!' Russia seeks united anti-ISIS front after Palmyra massacre
Moscow has condemned the massacre of civilians in the ancient city of Palmyra, urging the international community to denounce double standards in its approach to fighting terrorists, and unite against IS (Islamic State, formerly ISIS/ISIL) aggression.
Two thirds of Yemen without clean water, as outbreak of disease looms: Oxfam
Russia's Landmark $2Bln Deal With Egypt for MiG Fighter Jets