Stop Imperialism – Episode 58

February 13, 2013 at 2:47 PM
MUNICH, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 02:  Sheikh Ahmed Moaz Al-Khatib (L), President of the National Coalition for Opposition Forces and the Syrian Revolution and U.S. vice president Joe Biden pose ahead of a bilateral meeting at Hotel Bayerischer Hof on February 2, 2013 in Munich, Germany. The Munich Security Conference brings together senior figures from around the world to engage in an intensive debate on current and future security challenges and remains the most important independent forum for the exchange of views by international security policy decision-makers.  (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)Russia has been the main diplomatic and military supporter of Syria’s embattled President Bashar al-Assad and has angered Western nations by vetoing along with China three attempts at the Security Council to exert more pressure.CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 27: Richard Coleman, Illinois state representative of the Mail Handlers Local 306, passes out signs at a postal workers rally outside the Thompson Center September 27, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. The rally was one of many held nationwide by postal workers to try to gather support for H.R. 1351, a bill introduced in the House by Representative Stephen Lynch (D-MA) which the workers believe will prevent the closing of post offices, suspension of Saturday mail delivery and save up to 120,000 postal jobs.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

IN TODAY’S EPISODE:

1. Syria

syria_80 Syrian opposition says willing to negotiate in north Syria
Syrian opposition wants UN seat
Russia set for contacts with Syria opposition offices in US
Syrian troops inflict heavy losses on foreign-backed militants
Aid flows to rebel-held parts of Syria previously inaccessible
Syria says ‘no truth’ Israel targeted convoy
Segment Start: 00 h 10 min 10 sec
Segment End: 00 h 38 min 19 sec

2. Mali

Mali France bombs hideout as Mali insurgency deepens
UN considers request to take over Mali intervention force
Mali’s jihadists transported to Darfur – JEM
With France bearing down, key rebel in Mali splits from Islamists
Top Mali militant ‘arrested’ near Algeria
U.S. escalate imperialist war in Mali and Niger
Segment Start: 00h 40 min 04 sec
Segment End: 01h 05 min 21 sec

3. Algeria

Algeria Mokhtar Belmokthar could be added to secret ‘kill’ list, move driven by senior Obama officials
Algeria repels terrorist attack on military barracks
Algeria accused of thwarting Canada’s gas-plant attack probe as Chechen connection reported
Russia and Algeria call for political, diplomatic settlement in Mali, Syria
Italian energy chief investigated over Algeria bribes
Segment Start: 01 h 06 min 13 sec
Segment End: 01 h 21 min 19 sec

4. US Labor

us US Postal Service to cut Saturday mail delivery as part of $2bn savings plan
Explaining, or maybe not, failure in talks with teachers
Striking New York City school bus workers speak out
Time for Democrats to pay their dues
Segment Start: 01 h 29 min 31 sec
Segment End: 01 h 51 min 05 sec

5. Under the Radar

Under Radar North Korea confirms nuclear test – reports
CIA operating drone bases in Saudi Arabia, US media reveal
5+1 should offer new proposals: Iranian nuclear negotiator
Wheel-jam strike in Quetta, other parts of Balochistan
Suspended Balochistan chief minister tenders resignation
Polish resistance to GMO deception swells to five provinces!
Idle No More: Native-led protest movement takes on Canadian government
Segment Start: 01 h 55 min 40 sec
Segment End: 02 h 15 min 33 sec