At least five Iraqis were killed and 13 more were wounded in new violence. Several more were wounded in Baghdad, but no figures were released.
Only seven Iraqis were wounded in very light violence; however there are reports coming out of Camp Ashraf that claim 176 Iranians were wounded during a raid on Friday.
At least four Iraqis were killed and 10 more were wounded in light violence. No reports escaped Baghdad today even though "bombings and shooting remain a daily occurrence in the Iraqi capital."
At least eight Iraqis were killed and four more were wounded in unusually light violence.
One of Pakistan's most openly progressive politicians was gunned down Tuesday in an act that violently highlighted extremists' tightening grip on the country even as the beleaguered government struggled to stay in power.
Deal Poised to Keep Minority Govt in Power
Russia, China, EU and Others Invited to Tour Iran's Nuclear Sites
Weapons from hell that should be banned
Perpetual war in Afghanistan, or authorize a crazy scheme that will leave Pakistan chaotic but allow Petraeus to declare victory and come home. Those are the only options left for Obama.
Across the globe you'll find 3 dozen raging conflicts, from the valleys of Afghanistan to the jungles of the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the streets of Kashmir. But what are the next crises that might erupt in 2011? Here are a few spots that
China is preparing for conflict 'in every direction', the defence minister said on Wednesday in remarks that threaten to overshadow a visit to Beijing by his US counterpart next month.
The document reconfirmed the US will deploy an additional 690,000 troops, 160 navy ships and 2,000 military aircraft in the event of a war on the peninsula. South Korea has 650,000 troops of its own, while the North is thought to have 1.2 million sol
Ray McGovern, Daniel Ellsberg and Chris Hedges amongst dozens of protesters arrested outside White House More videos on protest: http://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=VETERNS+FOR+PEACE+WHITE+HOUSE+PROTEST++&aq=f
Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki ruled out the presence of any U.S. troops in Iraq after the end of 2011, saying his new government and the country's security forces were capable of confronting any remaining threats to Iraq's security, sovereignty an
As another drone attack killed more than 20 people on North Waziristan on Monday, all leading political parties of the country unanimously declared that these attacks were tantamount to compromising the sovereignty of Pakistan and the government and
Identities of 'Suspects' Unknown
Internal United Nations maps show a marked deterioration of the security situation in Afghanistan during this year's fighting season, countering the Obama administration's optimistic assessments of military progress since the surge of additional Amer
One month has passed since the massacre of Catholic Christians by Islamists in Our Lady of Deliverance Church in Baghdad. As Christians throughout the world celebrate Advent, which represents the awaiting of the birth of the Christ Child, word is spr
"I know that the work we were doing was really offering hope to people who felt frustrated and thought the only way to respond is through violence," she said. "They'll pass it on to others." ...not to be discouraged by the enormity of the world's pro
Tell us USA who's the terrorist See Video http://www.cableleaks.com/tell-us-usa-whos-the-terrorist/
Manned jets continued to dominate, culminating in today’s mammoth, $300-billion F-35 program.
Washington provoking another war can't be ruled out
What the hell are our elected Senators doing? Why are they rushing forward with the START treaty without a full debate on the ramifications of this treaty and the threat to our national security from communist Russia that it poses. Where are the r
As the United States begins to look closely at reducing future spending, it may be time to put a dollar figure on President Obama's commitment, restated last week, to the long-term security of Afghanistan.
The essence of war is death. War is a state of almost pure sin with its goals of hatred and destruction. It is organized sadism. War fosters alienation and leads inevitably to nihilism. It is a turning away from the sanctity of life.
A great example of how people of diverse views can come together to stand for peace and against the empire. This protest took place at the Whitehouse in Washington, DC. We met several libertarians there, hopefully more will turn out for future pea
He actively and willingly participated in imperial crimes
There will be many more dead and wounded in Afghanistan and Pakistan by the time you read this. Sadly, Holbrooke is one of the Establishment “giants” responsible.
Richard Holbrooke, a brilliant and feisty U.S. diplomat who wrote part of the Pentagon Papers, was the architect of the 1995 Bosnia peace plan and served as President Barack Obama's special envoy to Pakistan and Afghanistan, died Monday, the State De
The question hangs in the air. Is this going to go past a tipping point, or is this just posturing and positioning in order to cement the new heir’s position? It is a difficult position to be in, but the Obama administration is doing what it is