Biden Isn’t Ending The Afghanistan War, He’s Privatizing It

By Jeremy Kuzmarov, Covert Action Magazine. -

On April 14, President Joe Biden announced that he would end the U.S.’s longest war and withdraw U.S. troops from Afghanistan on the 20th anniversary of the September 11th, 2001 terrorist [...]

US Mercenary Exposes Trump Administration Links To Abortive Venezuela Invasion

By Bill Van Auken, WSWS. -

Senior Trump administration officials were in on the planning of and offered assistance to the abortive May 3, 2020, invasion of Venezuela carried out by a mercenary band that included at least [...]

Nicaragua Targeted For US Overthrow In 2020-21

By S. Brian Willson, Popular Resistance. -

The US has launched a brazen, criminal and arrogant plan to overthrow Nicaragua’s government. A well orchestrated plan financed by the United States to launch a coup d'état in Nicaragua over the [...]

State Dept Abandons Families Of Mercenaries Detained In Venezuela

By Anya Parampil, The Grayzone. -

The Grayzone has confirmed that former US ambassador to the UN Bill Richardson traveled to Venezuela on Monday, July 13, following conversations with the families of former Green Beret soldiers [...]

The ‘New’ American Mercenary: A Pocket History

By Danny Sjursen, -

Though the bizarre story has been subsumed by other events, last month’s aborted invasion of Venezuela should’ve hardly shocked anyone. The United States has long used mercenaries to do its [...]

US Imperialism’s Decomposition Accelerates

By Francisco Dominguez, Public Reading Room. -

On May 3rd a bunch of mercenaries, led by Rambo-like US soldiers of fortune attempted to disembark on the coastal town of Macuto in the La Guaira state in Venezuela’s Caribbean coast, in a [...]

Corporate Media Don’t Think Americans Paid To Invade Venezuela Count Are Mercenaries

By Joshua Cho, Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting. -

When an attempted invasion of Venezuela launched from the shores of Colombia was foiled on May 3, after armed commandos were intercepted at Venezuela’s coastline of La Guira, it seemed undeniable [...]

US Wants Release Of Two Veterans Who Led Failed Coup Attempt In Venezuela

By Dave Lindorff, This Can't Be Happening. -

Imperial overreach was on full display this week as the US government demanded that a pair of US citizens — former Special Forces soldiers leading a 60-man invasion of Venezuela with the goal of [...]

The Hidden Plot Of The New Failed US Attempt Against Venezuela

By Marco Teruggi, Resumen English. -

The Venezuelan civil-military deployment is on high alert to the development of what is not yet over. According to the government, 56 mercenaries tried to enter the country, 54 Venezuelans and [...]

Silvercorp: Foiled Venezuela Mercenary Group In Brazil During 2018 Election

By Nathalia Urban, BrasilWire. -

The paramilitary group behind the foiled operation, called Gedeon, was based around security contractor Silvercorp USA, which has been linked to U.S. President Donald Trump. The State Department [...]