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Nigeria in a State of Civil War: The Role of the IMF

Friday, 3 February 2012, 1:23 pm | F William Engdahl

Nigeria, Africa’s most populous nation and its largest oil producer, is from all evidence being systematically thrown into chaos and a state of civil war. The recent surprise decision by the government of Goodluck Jonathan to abruptly lift subsidies ... More >>

Yemen Hidden Agenda: Behind the Al-Qaeda Scenarios

Friday, 8 January 2010, 2:00 pm | F William Engdahl

On December 25 US authorities arrested a Nigerian named Abdulmutallab aboard a Northwest Airlines flight from Amsterdam to Detroit on charges of having tried to blow up the plane with smuggled explosives. Since then reports have been broadcast from CNN, ... More >>

GMO Scandal: Tests Must Be Approved by Industry

Thursday, 30 July 2009, 4:36 pm | F William Engdahl

One of the great mysteries surrounding the spread of GMO plants around the world since the first commercial crops were released in the early 1990’s in the USA and Argentina has been the absence of independent scientific studies of possible long-term ... More >>

Now Legal Immunity for Swine flu Vaccine Makers

Wednesday, 22 July 2009, 9:50 pm | F William Engdahl

The US Secretary of Health and Human Services, Kathleen Sebelius, has just signed a decree granting vaccine makers total legal immunity from any lawsuits that result from any new “Swine Flu” vaccine. Moreover, the $7 billion US Government fast-track ... More >>

Washington is Playing a Deeper Game with China

Wednesday, 15 July 2009, 12:29 pm | F William Engdahl

After the tragic events of July 5 in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in China, it would be useful to look more closely into the actual role of the US Government’s ”independent“ NGO, the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). All indications ... More >>

The Eurasian Pipeline Calculus

Friday, 19 June 2009, 10:36 am | F William Engdahl

Calculus has two main variants—derivative and integral. The Eurasian energy pipeline geopolitics between Turkey Washington and Moscow today has elements of both. It is highly derivative in that the major actors across Central Asia from China, Russia ... More >>

When the Solution to the Crisis becomes the Cause

Tuesday, 31 March 2009, 12:22 pm | F William Engdahl

US Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner has unveiled his long-awaited plan to put the US banking system back in order. In doing so, he has refused to tell the ‘dirty little secret’ of the present financial crisis. By refusing to do so, he is trying ... More >>

Ukraine and Georgia: Entry into NATO Put Off

Monday, 8 December 2008, 10:22 am | F William Engdahl

Ukraine and Georgia: Entry into NATO Put Off Indefinitely by F. William Engdahl GlobalResearch.ca NATO ministers in Brussels have decided to ignore US wishes and to delay the admission of Ukraine and of Georgia in effect indefinitely in what the ... More >>

The End of the World as We Knew It

Thursday, 2 October 2008, 3:54 pm | F William Engdahl

The unexpected rejection by the US Congress of the Bush Administration financial rescue plan, TARP on September 29 has opened up the spectre for the first time of a 1931-style domino wave of worldwide bank failures. That is already underway across ... More >>

Nuclear Geopolitics: Georgia, Washington & Moscow

Sunday, 13 July 2008, 3:19 pm | F William Engdahl

Georgia, Washington and Moscow: a Nuclear Geopolitical Poker Game by F. William Engdahl GlobalResearch.ca More >>