Posts published in Day: June 27, 2021

Warmongering British Actions in the Black Sea

By Craig Murray on Sunday, June 27, 2021

The pre-positioning of the BBC correspondent on HMS Defender shatters the pretence that the BBC is something different to a state propaganda broadcaster. It also makes plain that this propaganda exercise to provoke the Russian military was calculated and deliberate. Indeed that was confirmed by that BBC correspondent’s TV news report last night when he broadcast that the Defender’s route “had been approved at the very highest levels of the…

Malta first EU state placed on international money laundering watch-list

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Malta was recently included on a global money laundering watch-list over concerns the island nation is a haven for money laundering and other potentially criminal activities, which may interface with the country’s significant online gambling sector. Malta-issued gaming licenses are utilized by several betting firms operating in Estonia. The inclusion of an EU member state on a list, compiled by the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force (FATF), which includes nations…

Covid case total rises by 41 Sunday

Sunday, June 27, 2021

On Sunday, June 27, Latvia recorded 41 new cases of Covid-19 infection, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 137,210.   Of 7,924 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, just 0.5% were positive. The 14-day cumulative infection rate per 100,000 inhabitants continued its decline, from 64.9 Saturday to 62.3 Sunday, with the epidemiological risk now rated “moderate” and heading…

Medical experts stress need for more vaccinations

Sunday, June 27, 2021

Although coronavirus morbidity rates continue to fall and restrictions on people’s behaviour are being slowly loosened, Latvian health experts are warning against and premature feeling of “victory” over the virus and in particular are wary of the spread of the more virulent “Delta” variant of the disease, reported LTV June 26. The Delta variant, first detected in India, currently accounts for 5-6% of cases in Latvia, but it is estimated that the situation will…

Over 30,000 US Veterans of Post-9/11 Wars Have Killed Themselves Since 2001

By Julia Conley on Sunday, June 27, 2021

“As we come closer to the twentieth anniversary of the September 11th attacks, we must reflect on the mental health cost of the Global War on Terror.” New research released Monday shows the post-9/11 wars launched by the U.S. military since 2001 have resulted in over 30,000 suicides by active duty American solders and veterans—over four times the number killed in combat operations. According to Brown University’s Costs of War Project—established in…