Grandmaster Disaster: The Only Way the Turk Wins the Chessmatch is Not to Play the Empire’s Strange Game

By now it should be obvious to Recep Tayyip Erdoğan that he and Turkey are being set up as Washington’s ‘fall guys’ for the spectacular rise of and failure to root out ISIS. So why are the Turks playing along? Why is Ankara waging wars it can’t simultaneously win against Kurdistan and the Russian-backed Assad regime?

This was the question troubling the Russia Analyst this week. 

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Undead War, Zombie Propaganda: Desperate Kiev Accuses Donbass Forces of ‘Building a Dirty Bomb’, FT Admits Ukrainian Army Morale Low

The CIA’s charges at the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) are at it again. As the Ukrainian economy continues to collapse along with the teens-level polling numbers of Washington’s puppets President Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk, SBU has come up with another ridiculous propaganda meme about the dastardly separatists and their Russian backers helping them to build a ‘dirty bomb’ out of cesium remnants stored in an underground radioactive storage bunker near Donetsk.

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