News A nation in peril - Iraq's struggle to hold together
http://news.yahoo.com, Dominic Evans
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Salman Khaled has already lived through Baghdad's sectarian disintegration; with Iraq now splintering into Shi'ite, Sunni Arab and Kurdish regions, he says this time the survival of the country is at stake.
News The World Is Doomed By Western Insouciance
http://www.prisonplanet.com, Paul Craig Roberts
European governments and the Western media have put the world at risk by enabling Washington's propaganda and aggression against Russia.
News Israel Palestine Conflict
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Tonight, we turn our attention to Operation Protective Edge, in Gaza. In the span of just eight days, thousands died, hundreds of thousands fled their homes, and two sides are accusing the other of committing war crimes against humanity.
News Washington Is Escalating the Orchestrated Ukrainian "Crisis" to War
http://www.lewrockwell.com, Paul Craig Roberts
Despite the conclusion by US intelligence that there is no evidence of Russian involvement in the destruction of the Malaysian airliner and all lives onboard, Washington is escalating the crisis and shepherding it toward war.
News Ukraine issues draft notice to nearly everyone
As Ukraine prepares to retake it's country and to repel invasion by Russia, a very wide and inclusive draft is issued. Very few are exempted.
News Iraq: The Cost of Building a Failed State
http://www.cato.org, Steve H. Hanke
"Governments constantly choose between telling lies and fighting wars, with the end result always being the same. One will always lead to the other."
- Thomas Jefferson
News Breedlove or Strangelove?
http://www.prisonplanet.com, Daniel Mcadams
NATO's Supreme Allied Commander in Europe, Gen. Philip Breedlove, wants to light a torch under the rapidly reconstituting Cold War with Russia.
News My thoughts On Pat Buchanan's Brilliant And Incisive Take On Washington's Ukrainian Fiasco
http://davidstockmanscontracorner.com, David Stock
In just 800 words Pat Buchanan exposes the sheer juvenile delinquency embodied in Washington's current Ukrainian fiasco.
News This is the Israeli Military Calling: Civilizing War Has Failed
http://www.lewrockwell.com, David Swanson
Probably the biggest news story of 1928 was the war-making nations of the world coming together on August 27th and legally outlawing war.
News Ukraine Military Jets Shot Down by Russia?
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The conflict between rebel forces and Ukraine rose to a new level today. Two Ukrainian Sukhoi SU-25 fighter jets were have been shot down near the Russian border today. Both planes was each carrying two crew members when they were hit with a missile.
News Tripoli's International Airport Has Turned Into A Surreal Battleground [PHOTOS]
What's being called the worst fighting since the country's 2011 revolution is gripping Libya, and the capital's international airport is one of the prime battlegrounds.
News With ISIS Now Controlling 35% Of Syria And Most Of Its Oil Fields, ....
Remember when the extremist Al Qaeda spinoff ISIS (or, now known as Islamic State following the formation of its own caliphate in the middle of Iraq and Syria) was still a "thing" two weeks ago?
News War Guilt in the Middle East
http://www.lewrockwell.com, Murray N. Rothbard
The trouble with sectarians, whether they be libertarians, Marxists, or world-governmentalists, is that they tend to rest content with the root cause of any problem and never bother themselves with the more detailed or proximate causes.
News Video: From RT... US Planning Nuclear First...
Video: From RT... US Planning Nuclear First Strike Against Russia, China, Others....Russia Tooling Up To Respond In Kind.
News Israel using flechette shells in Gaza
http://www.theguardian.com, Harriet Sherwood
Palestinian human rights group accuses Israel military of using shells that spray out thousands of tiny and potentially lethal darts
News Israel is clearly winning the David v. Goliath struggle with Palestinians in Gaza.
http://www.lewrockwell.com, Eric Margolis
Israel's Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, seized on the murder in June of three Jewish teenagers from a West Bank settlement to launch Israel's third war against Gaza in six years.
News Shuja'iya: Hamas' Terror Fortress in Gaza
Hamas uses the residential neighborhood of Shuja'iya as a fortress for its weapons, rockets, tunnels and command centers. Hamas exploits the neighborhood's residents as human shields for its terrorist activity.
News ANALYSIS: A few thousand dollars - the price of life for civilians killed in war zones
Crina Boros, Craig Shaw and Karrie Kehoe, Trust
The United States frequently paid $2,500 in response to the death of a civilian in Iraq, and continues make payouts around this amount in Afghanistan. In contrast, the U.S. government pays families of U.S. soldiers killed in those countries a death g
News The Gaza Bombardment What You're Not Being Told
The corporate media isn't just distorting the facts on the Gaza assault, they're flat out covering them up.
News Worth Fighting For?
Rory Fanning's book Worth Fighting For relates, however, that Tillman looked forward to getting out of the military and sympathized with the actions of Fanning, a member of his battalion who became a conscientious objector and refused to fight.
News Malaysia Airlines Plane crash in Ukraine
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A Malaysia Airlines plane, carrying 295 people, crashed in Ukraine, near the Russian border. Ukrainian officials are saying it may have been shot down by an anti-aircraft system. The plain was heading to Kuala Lumpur, from Amsterdam, and an investiga
News U.S. Imposes More Sanctions on Russia
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The United States is imposing new sanctions on Russia, in response to their support for rebels in eastern Ukraine.
The sanctions target defense companies, two banks, a pair of energy companies and separatists in the Ukraine. European leaders are