RT | A Senate report found that CIA officials lied to the government and public about its post-9/11 torture program.
NK News | The location and depth of the earthquake did not immediately suggest North Korean nuclear testing was the cause.
Zero Hedge | Riot police were called in several towns.
AFP | Russian forces have begun a gradual withdrawal from the Ukrainian border, a Ukrainian defence ministry official told AFP.
CNS News | President Obama did not raise human rights concerns during his meeting with Saudi King Abdullah.
RT | Russia and the US have agreed to seek common ground to deescalate tensions.
AFP | Residents on a front-line South Korean island have been evacuated to shelters following an exchange of artillery fire between North and South Korea.
Mac Slavo | Putin’s reaction is a must-see.
Prison Planet.com | Top Turkish military and political officials brazenly plan to stage a false flag attack on their own country in order to create a pretext for war on Syria.
Prison Planet.com | The mainstream media has spun, mischaracterized and outright lied about a shocking leaked audio tape.
RT | It’s easier to raise questions than it is to answer them.
Tony Cartalucci | It has been revealed that NATO has been planning a false flag attack against Turkey to justify the Turkish invasion of northern Syria.
Jacob G. Hornberger | It’s time to toss empire and interventionism into the dustbin of history, once and for all.
RIA Novosti | The radical group Right Sector could be banned in Ukraine.
RT | What DID happen in Kosovo.
Kurt Nimmo | Tartar jihadists in Syria have extensive combat experience.
RT | British secret services threatened to shut down the Guardian newspaper as it was publishing its exposé of US massive surveillance based on Edward Snowden leaks.
Business Insider | Details of a classified intelligence assessment viewed by CNN Pentagon Correspondent Barbara Starr show a “more probable” likelihood that Russia could move into eastern Ukraine.
Washington’s Blog | Mirrors America’s Path to Becoming an Independent Nation.
Zero Hedge | We assume this is not what President Obama meant when he said “costs”.
Huffington Post | It is now mandatory for men in North Korea to get the same haircut as dictator Kim Jong-un.
Zero Hedge | Nothing to see here, move along.
RT | The majority of Ukrainian providers have stopped broadcasting four main Russian TV channels.
Tony Cartalucci | Tensions have risen once again along the Syrian-Tukrish border.
Bloomberg | The world’s top industrial powers threatened further sanctions to deter Russian President Vladimir Putin from taking over other parts of Ukraine and suspended Russia from participating in the Group of Eight.
Washington Times | A new poll shows that most Americans don’t think the U.S. has an obligation to intervene in Russia’s recent annexation of Crimea.
ITAR-TASS | NATO general Philip Breedlove earlier noted the high combat readiness of Russian troops near the Ukrainian borders.
Zero Hedge | At least 7,000 Polish workers in Europe have received call-up papers as army reservists in the last few weeks.
BuzzFeed | “Former Congressman Ron Paul gets it wrong when he speaks of Crimea’s right to secede,” Students for Liberty’s founder says.
Zero Hedge | Two Dutch F-16s were scrambled to intercept a unresponsive Boeing 777 in Dutch airspace.
The Hill | President Obama has deployed additional troops and new military aircraft to Uganda in a bid to intensify efforts to hunt down Joseph Kony.
USA Today | “We don’t really know what it means, but I for sure don’t trust the Iranians,”
AFP | France’s far-right National Front party dealt a major blow to the ruling Socialists Sunday after several of its candidates took prime position in the first round of local elections.
UK Daily Mail | New clues as officials suggest plane veered left because of unexpected crisis.
Zero Hedge | 89% of the citizens of Venice voted for their own sovereign state in a ‘referendum’ on independence from Italy.
Reuters | New French satellite images show possible debris from a missing Malaysian airliner deep in the southern Indian Ocean, Malaysia said on Sunday.
Reuters | “The (Russian) force that is at the Ukrainian border now to the east is very, very sizeable and very, very ready.”
RT | A “digital coup”.
Reuters | China said on Saturday it had a new satellite image of what could be wreckage from a missing Malaysian airliner.
UK Daily Mail | Malaysian Airlines today confirmed that flight MH370 had been carrying highly flammable lithium-ion batteries in its cargo hold.
RT | Ukraine’s interim Prime Minister hasn’t managed to deliver.
RT | Putin treated with irony the recent sanctions imposed on certain Russian lawmakers.
BBC News | EU leaders have signed an agreement on closer relations with Ukraine, in a show of support following Russia’s annexation of Crimea.
RIA Novosti | “After Crimea and Sevastopol join Russia the self-defense forces of Crimea should be reformed and become part of [Russia’s] Southern Military District.”
Washington’s Blog | Gallup International’s poll of 68 countries for 2014 found the US as the greatest threat to peace in the world.
The Washington Times | Alan R. Shaffer told a defense industry conference that prototypes and recent tests proved concepts for hypersonic arms.
London Telegraph | Downing Street plays down announcement, saying Britain had not “committed” itself yet to the exercises.
CNS News | “We have seen Russia rip up the international rule book.”
UK Daily Mail | Debris location would rule out any possibility of a technical error.
Business Insider | Two objects that could be debris from the missing Malaysia Airlines jet have been found 1,550 miles off the coast of Australia in the Indian Ocean.