Yemen Was Called The Forgotten War, But Activists Are Refusing To Forget

By Janine Jackson, -

Janine Jackson: When observers who have spent years in war-rocked places describe events as “staggering,” you know you’re talking about a disturbing new order. That’s how the UN humanitarian [...]

Trump’s Taliban Talks Led By Neocon Operation Cyclone Agent & PNAC Member

By Alexander Rubinstein, -

U.S. Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad, the top American official in the negotiations, has been quietly overseeing the destruction of Afghanistan for most of [...]

To Leave Afghanistan Just Leave Afghanistan

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It is doubtful that the meeting was planned at all. The optics of such a meeting, shortly before an 9/11 anniversary, would have been too terrible. On Friday the Afghan President Ghani already [...]

How The U.S. Shattered The Middle East

By Maj. Danny Sjursen, -

Yemen is a nightmare, a catastrophe, a mess—and the United States is highly complicit in the whole disaster. Refueling Saudi aircraft in-flight, providing targeting intelligence to the kingdom [...]

What Was The US Role In Israel’s Bombings Of Iranian Targets In Iraq?

By Giorgio Cafiero, -

Iraq has felt the heat from escalating tensions between the U.S. and Iran this summer as the White House moves ahead with its “maximum pressure” campaign against the Islamic Republic. Also clear [...]

Long Range Attack On Saudi Oil Field Ends War On Yemen

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Today Saudi Arabia finally lost the war on Yemen. It has no defenses against new weapons the Houthis in Yemen acquired. These weapons threaten the Saudis economic lifelines. This today was the [...]

From 2006 To 2019: After Failures In Syria, Iraq, Palestine And Yemen, War Is No Longer An Option For Israel

By Elijah J. Magner, -

During the summer war of 2006, Israel managed to destroy a large number of Hezbollah’s rocket and missile stocks. Most Hezbollah missile units were destroyed and, in the suburb of the capital [...]

Scapegoating Iran

By Chris Hedges, -

NEW YORK—Seventeen years of war in the Middle East and what do we have to show for it? Iraq after our 2003 invasion and occupation is no longer a unified country. Its once modern infrastructure [...]

Remnants Of War

By Kathy Kelly, -

Intense fighting and hideous attacks battered Afghans throughout their country last week as negotiators in Qatar weighed the benefits and costs of  a peace agreement that might stop the [...]

Despite Talk Of Promoting Democracy Trudeau In Bed With Repressive Monarchy

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Given his personal history perhaps it is no surprise that Justin Trudeau is fond of monarchies. The United Arab Emirates is a repressive monarchy that pursues violent, anti-democratic, policies [...]

Have You Heard Of The CIA’s Iran Mission Center?

By Vijay Prashad, -

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was adamant—just hours after it happened—that the explosions on two Norwegian and Japanese oil tankers were the responsibility of Iran. Iran did this, he said, [...]

Iran And Allies Are Ready To Confront The US In Case Of All-Out War In The Middle East.

By Elijah J. Magnier, -

Iran is pushing US President Donald Trump to the edge of the abyss, raising the level of tensions to new heights in the Middle East. After the sabotage of four tankers at al-Fujairah and the [...]

Mass Demonstrations Against Saudi Summit And US “Deal” Mark Quds Day In Yemen

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, -

SANA’A, YEMEN — Massive demonstrations took place across Yemen’s major provinces on Friday to oppose a meeting of leaders of Arab and Islamic countries who gathered in Saudi Arabia. Demonstrators [...]

The People’s Memorial Day

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. War culture runs deep in the United States. You can see the glorification of war consistently once you are aware of it - it is expressed in entertainment, the [...]

The Pathology Of John Bolton

By Joe Lauria, -

I knew John Bolton and interacted with him on a nearly daily basis with my colleagues in the press corps at United Nations headquarters in New York when Bolton was the United States ambassador [...]