Image: Trip Advisor
UK still trying to manage perception of nerve agent incident.
"Let's call the whole thing off?" [YouTube]
The following headline is from a Times article but if you want more than just a teaser you have to put in another quarter, like a common peep show. (The main talking points are reproduced here.)
Salisbury poison ‘made at Russia’s Porton Down’
Shikhany lab complex: cafés, schools – and a nerve agent lab
So, the UK is still doing the old Switcheroo?
Note the time frame of the admitted-to testing: "during the past decade". Trust me, if it were in recent months the Times would have screamed it in the headlines.
Look, the Russians have already been expelled; why keep trying to scrub the egg off certain faces? Or is this really a case of we (the UK) scratch your (the USA) back ... etcetera?
It's certainly clear that the US needs to get something serious going with Russia. Could it be because the US nuclear arsenal needs an overhaul and Trump has to justify the expenditure?
Americans won't go for it unless the bejeebers is (are?) scared out of them, anymore than they would have gone for the wars on Afghanistan/Iraq etc., if the Islamic menace hadn't been drilled into their psyches. (That and no jobs available except in police and military - which, by the way, is where Canada's young graduates may also be headed).
Well, lookee here, eh?: Russia has thought of that as well.
From Mike Pence [try not to gag]:
Coincidence? As Ian Richardson's cunning character, Prime Minister Francis Urquhart, said in To Play the King - "You might think that ...I could not possibly comment."
Sorry, but it's not at all unthinkable that the source of the poison was Portadown, and it's not yet been proven otherwise. Nor is there anything to indicate that it didn't originate in the US.
America has a less-than immaculate history with regard to its research labs having been implicated in poison attacks that were blamed on other entities - such as the bad, bad Muslims. So why should we assume that Porton Down is squeaky clean in that regard?
Either way, PM May and Boris have cancelled out their own arguments, so it's time to let things rest. Otherwise, all we can assume is what we've already surmised, that the news media are merely outlets for the manipulation of public perception.
US HISTORY OF "ACCIDENTAL" RELEASE OF LETHAL PATHOGENS
US labs handling Ebola, anthrax inadvertently released lethal pathogens: report
Dr. Bruce Ivins, the former government scientist blamed for a string of deadly 2001 anthrax attacks ... 'Let me sleep,' anthrax suspect wrote before suicide
Image below from:
How secure are labs handling world's deadliest pathogens?
* * * * * * * *
----> NEW Sept 23
VIDEO: (scroll down)
Pushback: The Day the World Stood Together
Funeral Director Blows Whistle on Covid - LINK
Thanks to Dr. Higgs
Montreal: Thousands protest vaccine mandates LINK
See more here:
* * * * * * * *
- Trudeau shaved the hair off his face ... and got a haircut
- Somebody Has Been Lying [...] said Baby Bear 20/09/21
- Lawrence Greenspon -- once considered a fine lawyer 15/09/21
Photo by Brian O'Connor, North Bay
QUOTE of the MONTH:
"The only justifiable purpose of political institutions is to ensure the unhindered development of the individual." (Einstein)
*** NOTICES ***
HASSAN DIAB CASE
FRANCE ORDERS TRIAL LINK
JOIN CAMPAIGN FOR OUTREACH TO PARLIAMENTARIANS
FREE ASSANGE NOW! LINK
Follow the trial(s) of Julian Assange LINK
DRUTHERS: If I had my druthers, we all would know the truth - - LINK
50 Yrs of Failed Predictions
* DR. ROGER HIGGS *
ResearchGate: Global warming/cooling for past 2,000 yrs mimic Sun's magnetic activity, not CO2.
PROJECT LOG: LINK
CANADA HEALTH ALLIANCE Standing Up For Health Freedom! LINK
Constitutional Rights Centre Inc.(CRC) LINK
Prosecutor Rocco Galati on Twitter. LINK
Ontario Civil Liberties Assoc.- OCLA LINK
LEADING CAUSES OF DEATHS IN CANADA
WorldAtlas - LINK
CHYCHO LIVE: Current Events & Much More LINK
JUSTICE FOR MOHAMED HARKAT:
Stop Moe Harkat’s deportation to torture LINK
Will We Allow Canada To Deport Mohamed Harkat To Torture? ... HuffPost
The True North Not So Free ... YYC:
Moe needs help with his legal costs. Visit here to donate online.
11 examples how IHRA definition threatens free speech and aims to silence Palestinian solidarity... LINK
PCHR: Israeli Human Rights Violations in the Occupied Palestinian Territory LINK
Israel’s War Criminals in Their Own Words LINK
Miko Peled: The State of Israel Will Crumble LINK
Does Israel "own"
America; Netanyahu thinks so. video
Jewish Voice for Peace:
Israel Palestine Conflict 101
Arch. & Eng. for 9/11 Truth
Canada Palestine Assoc.
CDNs for Justice & Peace in the Middle East
Count Me Out (of census)
Famous Canadian Women
Friends of Science
Greencrow As The Crow Flies
IF NOT NOW
Israel Palestine News
Jewish Voice for Peace
Justice for Mohamed Harkat
Justice for Hassan Diab
Palestine Photo Project
Truth and Shadows
Vaccine Choice Canada
Vit.D,Covid-19 & Me