The Russians Are(n’t) Coming!

By Maj. Danny Sjursen (USA Ret.), AntiWar.com. -

In America’s Emerald City these days, if there’s even a hint of a war-wind-down, imperial-deescalation, or military budget-cuts, Washington’s (non-dribbling) Wizards have a ready response: [...]

Are Russia And US Different When It Comes To Election Meddling?

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

On this week’s installment of “Scheer Intelligence,” Robert Scheer challenges guest David Shimer on the fundamental conclusions of his new book, “Rigged: America, Russia and 100 Years of Covert [...]

What’s Up At NATO?

By Xanthe Hall, International Physicians For the Prevention of Nuclear War.   -

You could be excused for having missed the fact that NATO is in the process of updating its nuclear strategy, including substantial and significant steps. These include technologically more [...]

Mutiny On The Bounties

By Ray McGovern, Consortium News. -

Corporate media are binging on leaked Kool Aid not unlike the WMD concoction they offered 18 years ago to “justify” the U.S.-UK war of aggression on Iraq. Now Michael McFaul, ambassador to [...]

Bountygate: Scapegoating Systemic Military Failure In Afghanistan

By Scott Ritter, Consortium News. -

It took little more than a year for the president to come to grips with a reality that would be reflected in the findings of Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction John Sopko, [...]

Washington Threatens Military Action Against Iran After UN Meeting

By Staff, Middle East Eye. -

"The international community in general - and the UN Security Council in particular - are facing an important decision: do we maintain respect for the rule of law, or do we return to the law of [...]

Russia, Afghanistan And The Big Lie

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

There is no end to the Russiagate fraud. All major charges have been disproved. No one was convicted of the dreaded “collusion” that was reported endlessly for the last four years. Damning [...]

The Truth About Russian-Taliban Ties

By Andrew Korybko, One World. -

The New York Times' latest fake news provocation alleging that Russia's military-intelligence agency GRU solicited the Taliban (officially designated as "terrorists" by Moscow) to assassinate [...]

New York Times Deploys Heavy Gun to Back ‘Intel’ on Russian Bounties

By Ray McGovern, Consortium News. -

Intelligence analysts must pay close attention, of course, to provenance. What is this or that source’s record for accuracy, for reliability? What kind of trough might this or that source be [...]

Anti-Russia War Fever Spreads On Capitol Hill

By Patrick Martin, WSWS. -

Groups of congressional Republicans and Democrats have visited the White House over the past two days for briefings on allegations that the Russian military intelligence agency GRU offered [...]

Serving The Bottomless Kool-Aid: ‘Blame Russia’ Rides Again!

By Dany Sjursen, Antiwar.com. -

Two decades of military stalemate teetering towards outright defeat; a highly corrupt and perceptibly illegitimate imposed "partner" Kabul-cabal that still lacks sufficient GDP to pay its own [...]

The Russia-Afghanistan Story Is Western Propaganda At Its Most Vile

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

All western mass media outlets are now shrieking about the story The New York Times first reported, citing zero evidence and naming zero sources, claiming intelligence says Russia paid out [...]

Will Moscow Save The West Bank From Annexation?

By Daoud Kuttab, Al-Monitor. -

Palestinian efforts against Israel's plans to annex Palestinian territory are being exercised on three levels. Locally, Palestinians have severed all relations, including security coordination, [...]

NATO’s Colonization Of Ukraine Under Guise Of Partnership

By Scott Ritter, RT. -

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has designated Ukraine as an “Enhanced Opportunity Partner,” making it one of six nations (the others being Georgia, Sweden, Finland, Australia, and [...]

DoD Announces $250 Million To Ukraine

By Military Spot. -

The Department of Defense announced today its plans for $250 million in Fiscal Year 2020 Ukraine Security Assistance Initiative (USAI) funds for additional training, equipment, and advisory [...]