International Politics


Any political discussions not directly related to Canada.
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Feb 29th, 2008
29 minutes ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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US M cA
Trump's trade deal with Mexico and Canada is showing increasing risk of faltering in Congress President Trump is fielding angry protests from Republicans... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 hour ago by Hoid last post
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Rod Liddle's least favourite countries 2019
Every year during Easter Week Rod Liddle draws up a chart of his least favourite countries and distributes the list to close friends and relatives... ... (by Blackleaf)
3 hours ago by Cliffy last post
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Columbia Native Leaders assassinated
Third native Colombian leader assassinated in one week Assassins murdered the third native Colombian leader since President Ivan Duque‘s failed meeting with indigenous... (by Cliffy)
10 hours ago by Curious Cdn last post
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Farage vows to recruit major household names to the Brexit Party
Nigel Farage has vowed to bring together prominent business people and academics to stand in the 2019 European Parliament elections as members of his new pro-Brexit party. The former Ukip leader confirmed his Brexit Party will be contesting all 73... (by Blackleaf)
16 hours ago by Blackleaf last post
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800 years of democracy is unravelling before our very eyes POPULAR!
Don't be deceived by the lack of violence or the comparative good manners of those now seizing control. This is a coup, and what is at stake is the nature and legitimacy of Parliament itself. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 day ago by MHz last post
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That Pesky North Korea Issue POPULAR!
North Korea making missile-ready nuclear weapons, U.S. analysts say Now that Kim is feeling cornered..... he might behave even more erratically than usual. Kim is very... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 day ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Venezuela : Leadership Crisis 6 Attachment(s) POPULAR!
Maduro expels US diplomats as rival claims Venezuelan presidency (by Ocean Breeze)
1 day ago by bill barilko last post
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Ex-Peru president Alan Garcia fatally shoots himself as cops try to arrest him
Ex-Peru president Alan Garcia fatally shoots himself as cops try to arrest him Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
1 day ago by spaminator last post
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Refugee Crisis POPULAR!
Here's a proposal. How bout each country in the EU agree to take in 1/2 of 1% of their population per year for two years, and encourage non-EU countries to do the same? That'd take care of at least 3.5 million over two years. (by Tecumsehsbones)
2 days ago by Hoid last post
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Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador, suspending new trade POPULAR!
Saudi Arabia expelling Canadian ambassador, suspending new trade Canadian Press More from Canadian Press Published: August 5, 2018 Updated: August 5, 2018 10:29 PM EDT In this Nov. 26, 2017 file photo released by the state-run Saudi Press Agency,... (by spaminator)
2 days ago by Twin_Moose last post
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What's the end game for Crimea?
If we're not going to fight a war over Crimea and if Russia won't release it over mere sanctions, then are we planning on just keeping the sanctions on Russia for the next 70 years or is it time to move on, drop the sanctions, and trade with Russia again?... (by White_Unifier)
3 days ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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Egypt amends Constitution
Egyptian lawmakers pass constitutional amendments to allow Sissi to remain president until 2030 The amendments, which were widely expected to pass, now go to a national referendum. The moves come eight years after the Arab Spring uprising that many... (by Ocean Breeze)
3 days ago by petros last post
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Notre Dame up in smoke
200 years to build , one afternoon to die . Horrible (by pgs)
4 days ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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J.Assange Legal Problems Inteeensify
WikiLeaks��s Julian Assange hit with U.S. charges, court filing reveals In a development that could significantly advance the probe into Russian interference in the 2016 election and have major implications for those who publish government secrets,... (by Ocean Breeze)
6 days ago by Curious Cdn last post
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North Korea publicly executes two fortune tellers
North Korea publicly executes two fortune tellers Brad Hunter ... (by spaminator)
6 days ago by Hoid last post
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Gantz’s effort to bring down Netanyahu
Gantzs effort to bring down Netanyahu may hinge on AIPAC and a Palestinian party (by MHz)
1 week ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Brexit 2019: the Good, Bad and could-turn-Ugly options POPULAR!
Nobody knows what might happen with Brexit next week. So all forecasts for 2019 should be taken with a kilo of salt (if the Remainiac survivalists havent stockpiled all of the white stuff already). That said, here are three possible outcomes anyway: a... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Canada should re-establish relations with Russian Federation.
Canada should just call on Russia to call a either a UN-observed or Canada-observed referendum in Crimea. If the majority vote to remain in Russia, then Canada should re-establish economic relations with the Russian Federation: ... (by White_Unifier)
1 week ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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Israel, nuff said
Russia, Turkey, and Iran Alliance; is this Gog of Magog? God's version. Ezekiel:38 and the Gog war. Ezekiel:38 is for the 1,000 year reign and the 'battle' that comes when Satan and all remaining fallen... (by MHz)
1 week ago by EagleSmack last post
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The Military Power
The world militaries strenght capacity. Here mine top sixty and by tanks. 60.Greece 60.1254 59.Syria 59.5035 58.Finland 58.180 (by Never)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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The messages MPs will be getting from their local Market Square
We rejoin Sir Toby Amadeira, the MP for the West Country seat of Crumblybottom, after a rather bruising encounter with his local party officers. He decides to visit the famous Crumblybottom market... The messages MPs... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Russia-Ukraine Antagonism.
Ukraine declared martial law in regions bordering Russia after Russian forces fired on its naval vessels over the weekend, seizing three of them. ... (by Ocean Breeze)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Ireland’s strange decision to become a French colonial outpost
Seventy years ago this month, a prime minister led a divided nation towards the exit from what was then one of the worlds most important organisations. On that occasion, Ireland was the country wanting to leave and there was no backstop to hold... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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Britain isn't a European country, but our politicians are desperate to make it one
Ive never felt European. We are a more globally minded people, more likely to emigrate to other English-speaking countries than to France or Spain, and our history would seem to have set us on a different course to those nations that havent got... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Blackleaf last post
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'European Union' removed from British passports
The first British passports without the words European Union on the front cover have been issued to the public, despite the delays over Brexit. ... (by Blackleaf)
1 week ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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Trade WAR??!! POPULAR!
Trump administration slaps tariffs on $50B US of China imports China is retaliating....dollar for dollar. Trump administration slaps tariffs on $50B US of China imports | CBC News Meanwhile CDA , the EU seem unified in their retaliation... (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by Gilgamesh last post
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Cut Israel Off POPULAR!
November 17, 2007 by Charley ReeseIt is long past time for American politicians to quit carrying water for the state of Israel and its powerful U.S. lobby. Congress' craven obedience to the lobby is a disgrace. America's strategic interests in the... (by JBeee)
2 weeks ago by Never last post
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Voices Of Palestine
Israeli Massacres The King David Hotel explosion of July 22, 1946 (Palestine), which resulted in the deaths of 92 Britons, Arabs and Jews, and in the wounding of 58, was not just an act of “Jewish extremists,” but a premeditated massacre conducted... (by fackeneh)
2 weeks ago by Walter last post
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Map shows world's 'most racist' countries 3 Attachment(s)
Jordan and India named the world's least tolerant countries U.S., Britain, Canada and South America are among the least racist Survey asks people if they would want neighbours of a different race ... (by Sons of Liberty)
2 weeks ago by spaminator last post
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Second suspect in killing of Kim Jong Un's brother given reduced charge
Second suspect in killing of Kim Jong Un's brother given reduced charge Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
2 weeks ago by Serryah last post
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The big problem with the ‘Revoke Article 50’ petition
The petition is not a plea by the pro-Remain lobby for Parliament to vote on revocation, nor that we give it another go: to rehash the arguments about whether or not we should be a member of the EU, and then let the people of this country make their... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by EagleSmack last post
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Russia-U.S. "Relations" & Maneuverings POPULAR!
Russia targeted US-backed media while GOP senators visited Moscow ... (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by Twin_Moose last post
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Sitcom star leads Ukraine presidential election; Runoff vote likely
Sitcom star leads Ukraine presidential election; Runoff vote likely Associated Press ... (by spaminator)
2 weeks ago by TalkingTogheter last post
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The EU 1 Attachment(s)
About the EU should be common communism like avatar what did other expectation if it? (by TalkingTogheter)
2 weeks ago by TalkingTogheter last post
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Well, we do discussion about the EU
Speaking of the future in view. It was about the economic part that was really successful if the whole EU voted yes to a common state union. In my section and the whole point of view has been a capitalist union when neoliberalism is great today. Perhaps... (by TalkingTogheter)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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3 votes for May but 1 for the People?
Teresa May wants a third vote for Brexit The People have only had one? Let the People Vote. (by Hoid)
2 weeks ago by Cannuck last post
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Imagine the uproar if Remain had won, but MPs then made Britain leave
Imagine if 2016s referendum tipped 52 per cent for Remain. Thus the majority of Britons are content to quietly get on with continued membership of the EU. Yet freakishly, after the 2017 snap general election, and in defiance of both main parties... (by Blackleaf)
2 weeks ago by Ocean Breeze last post
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Saudi Arabia trying to move past its self created mess
Saudi Arabia seeks to move beyond Khashoggi assassination with appointment of Princess Reema as ambassador to America ... (by Ocean Breeze)
2 weeks ago by Hoid last post
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Our incompetent MPs don’t get it — Brexit is not about the economy, stupid
People on both sides are passionate about the Brexit debate but they are not passionate because they have views about the economic effects. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Cannuck last post
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The greatest fraud ever perpetrated on the British people
MPs were issued an instruction by the British people. Given the Byzantine complexity of the Brexit process, it would be foolish to pretend it was a simple one. But it was clear. They were told to withdraw the UK from the European Union. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by Cannuck last post
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Breaking: Drill goes ‘live’ – iran seizes control of hormuz strait, u.s empire stunn
FRN has been made aware that Iranian Revolutionary Guards Chief, Major General Mohammad Ali Jafari, just hours ago declared that Iran has fully liberated the Gulf and Strait of Hormuz from foreign and hostile subjugation. Iran had been conducting... (by darkbeaver)
3 weeks ago by Serryah last post
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Trump & Israel
European officials are furious about Trumps latest gift to Israel (by Ocean Breeze)
3 weeks ago by spilledthebeer last post
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Remainers are overestimating the number of marchers for second referendum
The People's Vote campaign has been accused of "overestimating" by Brexiteers after claiming one million people took part in a march through London in support of a second referendum. ... (by Blackleaf)
3 weeks ago by petros last post
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China ORDERS 290 Airbus A320s +10A350 WIDE BODIES
35 Billion worth of them. Airbus secured a US$35 billion jet deal from China during a state visit by President Xi Jinping to the French capital, dealing a... (by NZDoug)
3 weeks ago by Danbones last post
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Greek deputy health minister accuses 'shadow state' after firebomb thrown at his home
Greek deputy health minister accuses 'shadow state' after firebomb thrown at his home Associated Press ... (by spaminator)