China warned against military activity near its coastline ahead of U.S.-Korea naval exercises.China’s Foreign Ministry said that naval exercises risks starting a war: “We oppose any military act by any party conducted in China’s exclusive economic z
"The war in Afghanistan is taking place in a netherworld where facts and common sense have no place," Kucinich said. "Elections are fake. Our deadline to withdraw is a fake. Now, we learn that a fake Taliban leader has been leading us to believe that
Media headlines obscure the facts.
Two South Korean marines were killed and 15 South Korean soldiers and civilians were wounded when the North fired about 100 rounds of artillery at Yeonpyeong Island in the Yellow Sea, South Korea authorities said, according to the South Korean Yonhap
A senior Pakistani intelligence official said the U.S. is seeking to expand the areas where American missiles can target Taliban and al-Qaida operatives but that Pakistan has refused the request because of domestic opposition to the strikes.
As the Bush-book makes abundantly clear, that National Intelligence Estimate on Iran rammed an iron rod through the wheels of the juggernaut rolling toward war.
STOCKHOLM — Whistleblowing website WikiLeaks said Monday it was planning to publish nearly three million more secret documents in its next mass release of confidential material, according to its Twitter feed.
Pyongyang, North Korea - The news from the rogue state of North Korea, a country once identified as part of the "Axis of Evil" continues to grow worse for Western powers and their ally, South Korea. According to a private intelligence organization,
Lawyers for one of five U.S. soldiers accused of murdering unarmed Afghan civilians for sport petitioned a military appeals court on Thursday to open grisly photographic evidence in the case to public scrutiny. They also asked the U.S. Army Court
The U.S. military is sending a contingent of heavily armored battle tanks to Afghanistan for the first time in the nine-year war, U.S. military officials said, a shift that signals a further escalation in the aggressive tactics that have been employe
believes that only a far-reaching "Battle of Ideas" could change the course of World history. The objective is to prevent the unthinkable, a nuclear war which threatens to destroy life on earth.
Young people may never have had the dubious pleasure of experiencing Richard Nixon. If you did experience Nixon, you might be having a strong sense of deja vu right about now. Twin Liars-in-Chief For those too young to realize... Obama
The death of Dr. David Kelly, a former weapons inspector in Iraq, was “murder” and not suicide, according to a drug expert who spoke with British authorities during the ensuing investigation. Dr. Andrew Watt, quoted prominently in the Saturday e
Police have been urged to start a murder inquiry into Dr David Kelly’s death following further allegations that he did not commit suicide. Officers have been told the government scientist could not have taken an overdose of painkillers.
An independent task force cautioned President Barack Obama on Friday about the high cost of the Afghanistan war and said he should consider a narrow military mission if his December review finds the current strategy is not working. The 25-member t
Rogue nation NORTH KOREA boasts about new missile-fitted submarine...latest info from military eyewitnesses, Russian missile expert and CBS news crew is sub launched missile...evidence leans more toward NKorea than China.
Officials Agree 'US Forces Will Be Fighting in Afghanistan for at Least Four More Years'
A small but passionate segment of the population is sick with worry over the incalculably small possibility that Muslims may someday force their daughters to wear burqas, yet indifferent to the fact that those same daughters can't board a commercial
This was written following my visit to the Vietnam Veterans War Memorial in 2008. As relevant under Bush's command of the empire, as under Obama, there is no change this Veteran's Day. U.S. imperialism continues unfettered as it has for decades.
The Obama administration is increasingly emphasizing the idea that the United States will have forces in Afghanistan until at least the end of 2014, a change in tone aimed at persuading the Afghans and the Taliban that there will be no significant Am
If Iraqi Govt Asks, US Likely to Stay Past 2011
Kill 'em all. And then reload.
Phoenix Arizona 11/09/2010 Neo CON Karl Rove comes to the Sheraton Hotel - Downtown Phoenix 340 N. 3rd Street (3rd Street & Adams) The Petition United States of America, plaintiff v. Karl Christian Rove, defendant Under the authority provided pr
Obama's agenda belies his rhetoric
Review of Washington Rules: America's Path to Permanent War by Andrew J. Bacevich
Rand Paul said today that there needs to be a national debate on Afghanistan and presidential power.
The US is open to the idea of keeping troops in Iraq past a deadline to leave next year if Iraq asks for it, U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates said. "We'll stand by," Gates said. "We're ready to have that discussion if and when they want to raise i
America and Israel are world leaders in both
"The explicit and declared motive of the war was to compel the Taliban to turn over to the United States, the people who they accused of having been involved in World Trade Center and Pentagon terrorist acts. The Taliban…they requested evidence…and t
"They’re Democrats here!". That’s what a man said when he saw me standing on the anti war side of the street. This was last Saturday in West Chester, PA where there are pro war and anti war factions demonstrating opposite each other each weekend. W