Daily Archives: November 29, 2015

Turkey | Humanitarian cover of arms supply

Various media both Western and Russian published news from Syria. According to HHM Russian jets bombed and destroyed several trucks with humanitarian aid for Syrian civil population.
Russian media http://www.pravdareport.com/news/world/26-11-2015/132716-turkish_humanitarian_convoy-0/
Western media http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/11/25/us-mideast-crisis-syria-trucks-idUSKBN0TE22Q20151125
Arab media http://www.menafn.com/1094451084/Russian-raids-targeted-Turkmen-areas-Moscows-data-shows?src=RSS
Turkish media http://www.todayszaman.com/diplomacy_tense-wait-continues-in-kilis-after-russian-air-strikes-hit-aid-convoy-near-turkey-border_405392.html
The origin of this news is statement made by IHH Humanitarian Relief Foundation at its page on Facebook.
But this organization is known by its military activity. It has used humanitarian problems for supplying of weapon to various military groupings.
For example in the year 2010 armed members of HRF tried to enter Gaza with the ship full of weapon. Israel ministry of foreign affairs describes this story

Yuan Set to Join IMF Basket in Step Toward Currency Big Leagues

China’s yuan is poised to enter the big leagues of global currencies, according to the judgment of the International Monetary Fund.

IMF staff have recommended the yuan be included in the fund’s Special Drawing Rights reserve-currency basket, alongside the U.S. dollar, euro, pound and yen, IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Friday. The staff nod makes approval by the fund’s board this month all but certain, as major IMF shareholders including the U.S. have said they will support inclusion if the yuan meets IMF criteria. It would be the first change in the SDR’s currency composition since 2001, when the euro replaced the German deutsche mark and French franc.

USA | Deadliest Terror in the World: the West’s Latest Gift to Africa

Nigeria’s Boko Haram are now officially the deadliest terror group in the world. That they have reached this position is a direct consequence of Cameron and co’s war on Libya – and one that was perhaps not entirely unintended.

Turkey | Joint statement of Russian and Turkish workers

Confederation of Labor of Russia, KTR

Confederation of Progressive Trade Unions of Turkey, DİSK

 Joint Statement

We are concerned about the recent developments in Syria and its effects on the international arena. Accordingly, the relation between Turkey and Russia entered into an alarming and dangerous process.

Ireland | EU says charges against Turkey journalists ‘worrying’

The European Union (EU) has expressed concern over the arrest of two Turkish journalists on “espionage” charges after reports by the pair blew the lid off Ankara’s arms delivery to the Takfiri terror groups operating in neighboring Syria.