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Former China President Abruptly Escorted From Party Congress

The former leader of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) was ushered from his seat beside General Secretary Xi Jinping during the final session of the 20th National Congress Saturday. As WSJ reports, midway through the otherwise carefully-choreographed closing session, Hu Jintao, 79, Xi Jinping&;s immediate predecessor, was helped out of his chair next to Mr. Xi and inexplicably led out of the hall.

Russia, Ukraine Accuse Each Other of Plotting Mass Casualty False Flag Events

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has accused Russian forces of planning to blow up a large dam and hydroelectric plant located in an area of Russian-controlled southern Ukraine.

Russia Launches Large-Scale Strikes on 20 Ukrainian Cities in Response to “Terrorist” Crimea Bridge Blast

A series of major explosions rocked Kyiv and several locations across Ukraine on Monday, following Russian President Vladimir Putin blaming Ukrainian special services for the &;terrorist&; blast which partially disabled the Crimean bridge that links Russia to the peninsula.

Now That Twitter Belongs to Elon Musk, Here’s What He’ll Do to the Platform in His Own Words

Now that the dramatic, if pointless and expensive, interlude of Musk trying to sabotage his own (extremely overpriced) purchase of Twitter is finally over with Musk conceding to buy the social network at the original proposed price of $54.20.

Watch: Bloomberg Hosts Scramble as Top UN Adviser Shreds Ukraine Narrative in Live Interview

A Monday Bloomberg TV segment on the Ukraine war with an expert who has in the recent past advised three UN Secretaries-General didn&;t go the way the Bloomberg hosts thought it would. Jeffrey Sachs, who is the Director of the Center for Sustainable Development at Columbia University, posited the United Stats was likely behind the sabotage attacks on the Nord Stream 1 and 2 pipelines when asked about it.

“We Own the Science”: UN Official Admits They Partner With Google to Control Search Results

All Hell Breaks Loose After Musk Posts “Russia-Ukraine Peace” Twitter Poll

Blue-check mark gatekeepers, journalists, bots, pundits and even government officials are out in force, angrily reacting to Elon Musk&;s Monday tweet which merely explored the possibilities for peaceful resolution in Ukraine.

Nuclear War is “Possible” for the First Time Since the Cold War, U.S. Commander Warns

Soon after Russian President Vladimir Putin&;s speech announcing partial mobilization of national forces for the operation in Ukraine, which included a hint of willingness to resort to nuclear defense of Russia&;s territorial integrity, Navy Admiral Charles A.

The U.S. is Now Accelerating Toward the Next World War on Two Fronts

Vladimir Putin  that referenda will be held in four regions of the eastern part of Ukraine whose populations will now vote on whether to join the Russian Federation, much like the  of 2014 which resulted in Russia&

Putin to Give Major Speech on East Ukraine Referendums, Possible National War Mobilization

Update(1055ET): Russia&;s President Putin is set to give a major speech Tuesday evening (Moscow time) amid announcements by pro-Russian authorities in occupied regions of Ukraine that referendums to join the Russian Federation will be held in the coming days.

Russian Oil Oligarch Who Criticized Ukraine War “Falls Out of Hospital Window” to His Death

Ravil Maganov, the vice president and chair of the board of directors of Russian oil giant Lukoil, died after falling out of a sixth floor hospital window in Moscow on Thursday, state-controlled media reported.

CBS Deletes Bombshell Documentary on Ukraine Military Aid After Pressure From Ukrainian Gov’t

CBS News retracted a documentary it briefly released on Sunday after pressure from the Ukrainian government. The original documentary CBS put out examined the flow of military aid to Ukraine and quoted someone familiar with the process who said in April that only 30% of the arms were making it to the frontline.

We’ve Been Lied to Our Whole Lives About Everything That Matters

Stories about protagonists who&;ve been misguided their whole lives about something very important have been emerging in our culture for generations, and they continue to delight audiences in the box office to this day.

Russia Informs Turkey It Had “Absolutely Nothing to Do” With Odessa Port Attack

Update (Sunday): Moscow said on Sunday that its cruise missiles had struck the military infrastructure of Ukraine&;s Odessa port, a day after telling Turkey that Russia had &;nothing to do&; with the strike following

Saudi Arabia Reveals It Doesn’t Have Capacity to Boost Oil Production as World Grows Even More Hungry

Saudi Arabia, the world&;s largest crude oil exporter, doesn&;t have enough production capacity to boost oil production in a world still hungry for fossil fuels, implying that President Biden&;s recent trip to the Kingdom was a waste

Biden, Saudis Accuse Each Other of Lying After Arab Summit Ends Without Major Oil Production Deal

President Joe Biden&;s Saudi trip, having ended as a big nothingburger and with no immediate deliverables on oil production, has already descended into a &;he said, she said&; back-and-forth of contradicting accounts.

French, German Leaders Warn Populations “Prepare for Total Cut-Off of Russian Gas”as Social Unrest Looms

European populations are bracing for a frigid upcoming winter amid an impending avalanche of high energy costs and emerging inflation. On Sunday French Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire warned that Russia is poised to totally halt gas supplies to Europe and that people must now &;prepare&;.

Millions of Barrels From U.S. Emergency Oil Reserve Sent Abroad, Including to China

With a growing number of people realizing that the Biden administration has drained more oil from the US strategic petroleum reserve, which is meant to be used during real emergencies not fake, made up ones such as Democrats facing a catastrophic failure at the midterm elections&;

Boris Johnson Resigns as UK Prime Minister After Government Collapses

It&;s official &; Boris Johnson announced his resignation as prime minister but defied pressure to step down immediately, insisting he would remain in office until a new Conservative party leader is chosen.

Rare Russian Cruise Missile Strike on Kiev Targets Western-Supplied Tank Depot

At a moment the Kremlin is warning it could target cities in the West if US-supplied missiles attack Russian territory, the Ukrainian capital of Kiev was pounded by rockets for the first time in a month on Sunday.

Kremlin Threatens to “Strike the West” If Ukraine Hits Russia With U.S.-Supplied Rockets

Following on the heels of the Biden administration announcing it would send longer range rocket systems to Ukraine, the Kremlin has issued a veiled threat that if it&;s territory is hit it could strike back directly at the West.

The 2022 Bilderberg Agenda: Disinformation, Deglobalization, & Disruption of the Global Financial System

Every year, the world&;s richest and most powerful business executives, bankers, media heads, academic thought leaders, and politicians gather behind closed doors and discuss how to shape the world while perpetuating a status quo that has been highly beneficial for a select few. We are talking, of course, about the annual, and always super secretive, Bilderberg meeting.