Venezuelan Coup Attempt Against Maduro Linked to DEA, CIA

More than 80 people miraculously avoided injury or death in a helicopter attack that targeted Venezuelan government buildings this week. The attack may have been part of an attempted coup supported by the U.S. as it seeks to topple Venezuela’s government to gain access to its massive oil reserves.   by  Whitney Webb, Anti Media:  …

‘Venezuelan Supreme Court attacked by grenade’

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro says a police helicopter has carried out a “terrorist” attacked against the country’s Supreme Court. Unrest in Venezuela was aggravated in early April after the Supreme Court decided to annul the powers of the opposition-controlled parliament. The move was regarded as a violation of the country’s constitution. – Press TV’s interview with Javier…

Middle East Updates Articles and Videos 16th June 2017

Staggering Loss of Life: ‘Raqqa is not about protecting civilians’ UN war crimes investigators have slammed intensified US-led strikes on the ISIS stronghold of Raqqa in Syria. Journalist Vanessa Beeley says the Raqqa operation is not about protecting civilians, and that the US itself does not abide by the so-called ‘red lines’ it sets for…