Posts Tagged ‘Kurds’

Free Gifts With Every Fill-Up

By mike flugennockSunday - January 17th, 2016Categories: Iraq, Middle East, War on Terror, media, war and peace

If you managed to tear yourself away from the US media’s 24/7 election shitshow for ten or fifteen minutes in the past month, you may have noticed that one of the biggest stories of the past month or two has been the reports of the Erdogan regime buying smuggled black-market oil from ISIS.

That’s Turkey, ostensibly our ally, buying oil from ISIS, ostensibly our enemy. Just so we’re straight on that.

And by the way, you know the current oil price slump is really hitting hard when even ISIS has to start offering free giveaway goodies with every fill-up.

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“We Know The Murderers!” (New Turkish Flag)

By mike flugennockSunday - October 11th, 2015Categories: War on Terror, liberty

In memory and solidarity with the victims of the peace march bombing in Ankara, Turkey last week.

At mass solidarity protests all over Turkey this weekend, a common chant has been “We Know The Murderers!” At the moment nobody knows 100% for sure, but between the police blocking ambulances and attacking protesters trying to aid the wounded, and the State suppression of Twitter and Facebook, it’s looking like this barbarity has Erdogan’s fingerprints all over it.

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Map Of Kurdistan, Revised

By mike flugennockTuesday - July 28th, 2015Categories: Middle East, War on Terror, war and peace

Al Jazeera reports that Turkey, ostensibly attacking ISIS, has been stomping the living crap out of the Kurds. Turkey, of course, swears up and down that they aren’t targeting the Kurds. For clarity, here’s a map of the region for our US readers.

“That’s our story, and we’re sticking to it.” –Tayyip Erdogan

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