Rick Rozoff: Kyrgyzstan and global war threats

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism December 16, 2011 The Corbett Report December 16, 2011 Rick Rozoff of Stop NATO International joins us to discuss the scandal of the Manas Air Base, a facility in Kyrgyzstan that has been strategically important for the US in staging and […]

Rick Rozoff on Russia Today: US opening 2nd military base in Kyrgyzstan

with Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism Aug. 10, 2010 RTAmerica | August 10, 2010 The United States plans to build a new military base in Kyrgyzstan, the US originally planned to open the base before Kyrgyzstan’s former leader was ousted. US defense secretary Robert Gates says the US will […]

Kyrgyzstan, America and the Global Drug Trade: Deep Forces, Coups d’Etat, Narcotics and Terror by Peter Dale Scott

https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ by Peter Dale Scott Global Research, July 14, 2010 The Asia-Pacific Journal – 2010-07-13 en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Kyrgyzstan.png public domain picture Will the current crisis in Kyrgyzstan lead to greater instability, and perhaps an expansion of the current conflict in Central Asia? There are good reasons to be concerned. Deep forces, not adequately understood, are at work […]

Kyrgyzstan: Bloodstained Geopolitical Chessboard by Rick Rozoff

by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism June 16, 2010 Events in a remote, landlocked and agrarian nation of slightly over five million people have become the center of world attention. A week of violence which first erupted in Kyrgyzstan’s second largest city, Osh, in the south of […]

Kyrgyzstan moves to shut US-run Menas air base + US reacts to Kyrgyzstan coup

https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ PressTV April 9,  2010 Kyrgyzstan’s new leaders have said they intend to remove a US military base, which currently serves as the premier air mobility hub for the US-led forces in Afghanistan, from their soil.The interim government led by ex-foreign minister Roza Otunbayeva, has said it wants the US base, Manas, closed down for […]

Kyrgyzstan And The Battle For Central Asia by Rick Rozoff

[tweetmeme source= “DandelionSalads” only_single=false] by Rick Rozoff Featured Writer Dandelion Salad Stop NATO Stop NATO-Opposition to global militarism April 8, 2010 Kyrgyz President Kurmanbek Bakiyev was deposed five years after and in the same manner as he came to power, in a bloody uprising. Elected president two months after the so-called Tulip Revolution of 2005 […]

Revolution in Kyrgyzstan? + Protesters Shot & Killed By Riot Police

https://dandelionsalad.wordpress.com/ RTAmerica April 07, 2010 — Officials in the U.S. are keeping a close eye on the situation in Kyrgyzstan, mostly because the country is home to a pivotal US air base for transporting equipment and troops going to and from Afghanistan. Erica Marat says that President Bakiyev is not interested in Democracy and that […]

Kyrgyzstan to shut key NATO base

Dandelion Salad Note: original video was removed by RT; here’s their current report. RussiaToday The President of Kyrgyzstan has announced that the US military will have to leave the Manas Air Base near Bishkek. The facility is central to NATO operations in Afghanistan. The Kyrgyz government said the US wasn’t prepared to pay an appropriate […]

New World Order – Kyrgyzstan (link; drugs)

Dandelion Salad July 2007 A vibrant Islamic movement in Kyrgyzstan is challenging the established political system. People are becoming increasingly disillusioned and searching for alternatives. In the market of Osh, Southern Kyrgyzstan, most women wear the hijab. The idea of an Islamic state is rapidly gaining currency here. “Islam offers guidance to the way people […]

Lily Pad Roll: The Last Chapter–Persian Paradigm by Gaither Stewart

by Gaither Stewart Writer, Dandelion Salad Rome, Italy June 25, 2017 Lily Pads is a name given to a new and more flexible type of US military base abroad, among the some 1000 US foreign military bases, covering the Earth, but for the most part surrounding Russia and China. Many are near Iran. I gave […]

The IMF Changes its Rules to Isolate China and Russia by Michael Hudson + The IMF is an Office Operating out of the Pentagon

Updated: Oct. 1, 2018 by Michael Hudson Writer, Dandelion Salad michael-hudson.com December 21, 2015 A nightmare scenario of U.S. geopolitical strategists is coming true: foreign independence from U.S.-centered financial and diplomatic control. China and Russia are investing in neighboring economies on terms that cement Eurasian integration on the basis of financing in their own currencies […]

The West Marches East, Part 1: The U.S.-NATO Strategy to Isolate Russia by Andrew Gavin Marshall

by Andrew Gavin Marshall Writer, Dandelion Salad andrewgavinmarshall.com Originally published on The Hampton Institute April 17, 2014 In early March of 2014, following Russia’s invasion of Crimea in Ukraine, the New York Times editorial board declared that Russian President Vladimir Putin had “stepped far outside the bounds of civilized behavior,” suggesting that Russia should be […]

Rick Rozoff: Increased Drug Production Sole Outcome of US-led Afghan War

by Rick Rozoff Writer, Dandelion Salad Stop NATO April 8, 2014 Press TV April 7, 2014 Press TV has interviewed Stop NATO International Network’s Rick Rozoff to discuss the recent presidential election in Afghanistan. What follows is a rough transcript of the interview. Press TV: Given the situation that Afghanistan has, is it a success […]

The Holy Triumvirate Has Subsidiaries: IMF, World Bank, WTO, ICC by William Blum

by William Blum Writer, Dandelion Salad http://www.killinghope.org March 8, 2014 Ukraine When it gets complicated and confusing, when you’re overwhelmed with too much information, changing daily; too many explanations, some contradictory … try putting it into some kind of context by stepping back and looking at the larger, long-term picture. The United States strives for […]