CIA trains and spies for Syrian rebels – report

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TweetYumShareThis CIA trains and spies for Syrian rebels – report 23 Mar 2013 Some Syrian rebel terrorist groups get training and intelligence straight from CIA officers, US officials told media. The helping hand is meant to bolster the secular opposition against both governmental troops and Islamist forces. The CIA’s increased involvement in Syria is part […]

Hollande Bolstered as Socialists Win French Parliament Control

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TweetYumShareThis Hollande Bolstered as Socialists Win French Parliament Control 17 Jun 2012 French President Francois Hollande’s Socialist Party and its allies won an absolute majority in the National Assembly, exit polls showed, paving the way for them to pass legislation without the aid of other members of parliament. The Socialist bloc won 314 out of […]

Always Appreciate The Stranger Who Is There For You

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TweetYumLast year while I was traveling through Europe blindly, not knowing a single person or where I would stay, amazing strangers opened up their homes and lives to me in beautiful acts of kindness. The most memorable of strangers was French activist and We Are Change Paris member Joel Boujassy. Joel taught me an important […]

Thirty-Two Hours of Fame: How the Strange Story of Mohamed Merah Does Not Add Up

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TweetYumThe Intel Hub By Richard Cottrell April 7, 2012 The lone avenging angel of death aura surrounding Mohamed Merah is beginning to wear thin, even in the French mainstream media. It is extremely doubtful if Merah had anything to do with the tragic murders of the Jewish rabbi, his two children and another small girl, […]

Report: Woman warned French police over Toulouse shooter years before killings

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TweetYumWoman tells French media she filed two complaints against Mohamed Merah after he forced her son to watch gruesome videos of al-Qaida shooting women and beheading hostages in Afghanistan. The woman, who did not provide her real name, told Le Télégramme that upon discovering the suspect’s identity, she felt as though her “legs were cut […]