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'US epidemic of police violence - symptom of sick society dominated by social inequality'
US society is riven by unprecedented levels of social inequality where the state including the military and the police see themselves as an occupying force fighting a hostile population, Andre Damon, World Socialist Web Site reporter, told RT.

22.04.2015 14:05

New Saudi op in Yemen to cause more ‘chaos, violence and genocide’
Both Saudi operations in Yemen backed by the UK and US governments are about wiping out civilians and reducing population in the region without any regard for life, Lawrence Freeman, Africa Desk Editor at Executive Intelligence Review magazine, told RT.

22.04.2015 09:44

​US uses Ukraine crisis to derail Russia-Germany partnership – Lavrov
Washington’s strategy is to sow discord throughout the world to keep itself in the loop in every region, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov told Russian media. The Ukrainian crisis was initiated to prevent an alliance between Russia and Germany.

22.04.2015 13:34

US can ‘penetrate’ S-300 air defenses in Iran if necessary – Obama
However good Russia’s S-300 air defense system is, when supplied to Iran the US will be capable of dealing with it, President Barack Obama said in an interview to MSNBC. He mentioned the Pentagon’s incredible budget compared to Iran’s as proof.

22.04.2015 05:48

Rage Against the Machine: Colorado man empties gun into his computer in alley
What would you do if your computer wouldn’t do as it was told for months? A Colorado man decided to empty his gun into the machine in an alleyway. The price of instant stress relief was a police citation for discharging a firearm within city limits.

22.04.2015 06:22

Poland to purchase US Patriot missiles, Airbus helicopters
Poland has approved the purchase of US Patriot missiles, the country’s defense ministry confirmed on Tuesday. Warsaw also said it will buy helicopters from the European firm Airbus, which will cost the country $8.6 billion.

21.04.2015 20:54

‘Israel is elephant in the room in Iran-US relations’
Israel is a key obstacle to the US-Iran thaw since the growing regional economic influence of Tehran presents a number of geopolitical and strategic stumbling blocks for Israel and its hegemony in the Middle East, political analyst Eric Draitser told RT.

21.04.2015 10:57

1st PHOTO: Russia’s secretive Armata battle tank revealed
Russia’s Defense Ministry has published the first ‘photo session’ of the Armata T-14 main battle tank preparing to roll on to Red Square for the V-Day parade. Armata’s unmanned turret and gun, also on other armored vehicles, remains camouflaged.

21.04.2015 12:40

​Bombed out? British jets striking Iraq running out of ammo, MoD to place new order
The Royal Air Force (RAF) has had to order a new batch of 500lb (227kg) bombs to continue its airstrikes in Iraq after the intensity of operations against Islamic State has caused them to run low.

21.04.2015 10:20

More crime-wary Americans turn to guns - poll
A majority of Americans now favor gun ownership over gun control and want to own firearms for protection. Pollsters attribute the changing attitudes to the perception of rising crime rates that goes against official figures.

20.04.2015 17:37

S-400 missile defense strength doubled in Russia's far east
Another top notch S-400 missile defense system has been deployed to Russia's far eastern Kamchatka Peninsula. The new generation weapons with a range of up to 400 kilometers can bring down small planes and nuclear charged ballistic missiles.

20.04.2015 11:20

25 killed, almost 400 wounded in missile depot bombing in Yemen
Dozens of people have been killed in the Yemeni capital Sanaa, after an airstrike on an army Scud missile depot. The blast caused a huge explosion, with the majority of the dead believed to be women and children, while 398 people were reportedly injured.

20.04.2015 09:16