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Jul 5 2021

Thordarson’s Fabrications: Another Hole in the Julian Assange Prosecution

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. The tyrannical, brutal cynicism of keeping Julian Assange in Belmarsh prison remains one of the more inglorious marks of the British legal system and, it should be said, its sponsors and colluders. Having won his case against extradition to the US, if only in deeply qualified terms, the UK keeps the WikiLeaks publisher banged up as the appeals process stutters. The case against Assange could have been thrown out under any number of grounds. Unfortunately, the judgment halting his extradition to the US on 17 charges based on …

Jun 23 2021

U.S. Department Of Justice Seized Numerous Domains, Including PressTV, Al Masirah

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image On June 22nd, the United States seized 33 websites used by the Iranian Islamic Radio and Television Union (IRTVU) and three websites operated by Kata’ib Hizballah (KH), in violation of U.S. sanctions. “On Oct. 22, 2020, the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated IRTVU as a Specially Designated National (SDN) for being owned or controlled by the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Quds Force (IRGC). SDNs are prohibited from obtaining services, including website and domain services, in the United States without an OFAC license. OFAC’s announcement explained that components of the government of …

Jun 22 2021

The End Of Global Internet: U.S. Seized Foreign Domains

Support SouthFront Illustrative image On June 22, the US Department of Justice seized a number of websites of Iranian, Palestinian, Yemeni, Iraqi news channels. According to the reports, at the moment, the list of victims of U.S. ‘democratic move’ includes: PressTV (Iran) PalToday (Palestine) Al-Masirah TV (Yemen) Al-Alam TV (Iran) Nabaa TV KafMedia (Iraq) LuaLua TV The seizures affected only the .com and .net domains that are under US jurisdiction. Click to see full-size image Click to see full-size image Among the targeted websites, there is Tehran’s state media agency Press TV that is the international English-language service of the …

Apr 27 2021

All In Against SouthFront: US Intelligence To Create New Foreign Malign Influence Center

Support SouthFront Illustrative Image The US top spy agency is going to establish a new center to combat hostile foreign meddling in U.S. national affairs. The decision was made following multiple assessments that Russia and other US enemies allegedly have sought to sway elections and sow chaos among the American people. The “Russian dire threat” has been the main duty of US intelligence for years. The US treasure has already been drained on billions of dollars allocated to fight against the mythical Russian information campaigns, which de facto resulted in the war against SouthFront that has $5000 budget. Now, in …

Apr 15 2021

War Against SouthFront: YouTube Blocked Our Channel. Again

Support SouthFront Click to see full-size image YouTube blocked SouthFront channel amid new big war against independent media. The channel was censored hours after the White House had imposed sanctions on SouthFront website (southfront.org) and declared the state of a “national emergency”. It is not for the first time SouthFront faces a severe censorship campaign. A year ago, YouTube censored SouthFront main channel (with over 152,000 subscribers) on May 1, as well as our backup channel (with over 8,000 subscribers) on July 28. Each time YouTube was using groundless pretexts to disturb our work. Today, when the world is on …