In an exclusive interview with FRANCE 24 and RFI, Equatorial Guinea’s President Teodoro Obiang Nguema discussed the recent alleged coup attempt against him. At the end of December, the government claimed to have foiled a “coup”, after some 30 gunmen were arrested across the border in Cameroon. Obiang, who has run Equatorial Guinea since 1979, […]

CNN’s chief medical correspondent, Dr. Sanjay Gupta, said Wednesday that he believes tests reveal that President Trump has heart disease. Source: // Sanjay Gupta: By all standards, Trump has heart disease

*** Source: // Netanyahu: India working to reapprove scrapped $500m missile deal with major Israeli defense contractor

Source: // Turkey to take ‘any steps necessary immediately’ to ‘defeat threats’

[February 26, 2015 by Jorge Barrera] The Assembly of First Nations will be seeking to appear as a witness before the House of Commons committee currently studying the Harper government’s proposed anti-terror bill.[…] Source: // AFN fears ‘unjust labelling’ of First Nations activists as ‘terrorists’ under proposed anti-terror bill: document – APTN News

Kevin Gosztola discusses his plans for trial coverage of Reality Winner, the NSA contractor at the center of Donald Trump’s first major leak prosecution. Source: // Interview With Kevin Gosztola: How Trump Will Prosecute Reality Winner

German government giving up on digital reassembly of shredded Stasi files, resorting to manual puzzlings Source: // German government giving up on digital reassembly of shredded Stasi files, resorting to manual puzzlings

We found inconsistencies in how local law enforcement agencies across the country report hate crimes to the federal government. Here’s how you can use the data to report local stories. Source: // Reporting Recipe: Investigating Your Police Department’s Handling of Hate Crime Reports

The old adage “When you point the finger, you have three pointing back at you” rang true in the United Nations on Friday as the U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., and former Republican governor of South Carolina, Nikki Haley inexplicably called an emergency session to lecture the Iranians about their crackdown on protests in that […]

Johnson writes: Source: // BLOGROLL: Johnson on Slavery, History, Afrxlatinidad, and Solidarity in Trumplandia | @BitchMedia

Exclusive: compliance committee considers complaint alleging government breached Aarhus convention by not consulting public over withdrawal bill Source: // Brexit bill may have broken international environment law, says UN

Banning groups that support the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement is a desperate attempt to silence human rights defenders, writes War on Want’s Asad Rehman Source: // Israel’s BDS blacklist is straight out of apartheid. The UK can’t condone it | Asad Rehman

While on tour of clubs with minder in tow, Yair Netanyahu is heard telling friend: ‘My dad made an awesome deal for your dad’ Source: // Netanyahu son bragged about gas deal outside strip club, tape reveals

Libya arrested an ISIS commander – only to find out soon after that the man they had captured, Ephraim Benjamin, was also an agent of Mossad. – According to a report from the Israeli website Inian Merkazi and Abna news agency, Libyan security forces arrested a Daesh commander in the city of Benghazi — only […]

[] U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro pointed to several violations of the Brady rule — which requires prosecutors to disclose evidence that could be favorable to a defendant — and then dismissed the jury. “It was not possible to go forward with the case,” Navarro told the jurors. It marks yet another setback for federal […]

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Tribal leaders are questioning the ethical and legal implications of an auction featuring more than 100 items collected on two Native American reservation Source: Planned auction of items from reservations raises questions

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