Month: June 2017

John McCain and Paul Ryan hold ‘good meeting’ with veteran Ukrainian Nazi demagogue Andriy Parubiy

Two of the Republican Party’s most powerful figures gave a PR boost to violent neo-Nazi forces rampaging across Ukraine, hosting meetings with fascist leader Andriy Parubiy.

By Ben Norton and Max Blumenthal / AlterNet

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US and Gulf allies supported Islamist extremists in Syria, Qatar’s ex-prime minister admits, bolstering growing evidence

Qatar’s ex-Prime Minister Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al-Thani acknowledged the US and its Gulf allies backed Salafi-jihadists in Syria.

By Ben Norton / AlterNet

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