News Russian War Games send a strong message against NATO intervention in Syria?
globalresearch.ca, By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya
Is there a connection between events in Syria (maybe even US tension with North Korea) and Russias impromptu Black Sea war games that started on March 28, 2013?
News Five Afghan Children Among Ten Civilians Killed in NATO/US Drone Attack
http://www.commondreams.org, Jon Queally
'Four women and five children were killed, and five children wounded.'
News NATO calls on North Korea to cancel rocket launch
NATO on Wednesday called on North Korea to cancel plans for its second rocket launch of 2012, saying it would violate U.N. resolutions and could further destabilize the Korean peninsula.
News NATO votes to deploy Patriot missiles on Turkey-Syria border
NATO foreign ministers have voted to approve Ankaras request for Patriot missiles to be deployed on the Turkey-Syria border. Ankara requested the deployment over fears that Syria could attack with missiles and chemical weapons.
News NATO to agree to send Patriots to Turkey: diplomats
NATO foreign ministers will agree on Tuesday to send Patriot missiles to beef up Turkey's air defences and calm Turkey's fears that it could come under missile attack, possibly with chemical weapons, from Syria, diplomats said.
Turkey last month a
News NATO to defend Turkey over Syria as border attacks intensify
http://english.alarabiya.net, By Al Arabiya with A
NATO will defend alliance member Turkey, which struck back after mortar rounds fired from Syria landed inside its border, the alliances Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said at a meeting in Prague on Monday.
News Afghanistan 'will be unable to run military bases post Nato withdrawal'
http://www.telegraph.co.uk, By Ben Farmer
Afghanistan will probably be unable to keep running the military bases its international backers have spent billions building after Nato troops leave, a US Congressional report has said.
News The General Who Planned The Afghanistan Surge Is Heading To Africa
http://www.businessinsider.com, Agence France Pres
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Thursday nominated a former senior commander in Afghanistan as the new head of the military's Africa Command, which oversees US security efforts on the continent.
News U.S. steps up support of Turkey amid Syrian conflict
The US government is intensifying its intelligence sharing and military consultations with Turkey behind the scenes as both countries confront the Syrias civil conflict could escalate into a regional war, according to US and NATO officials.
News NATO makes plans to back Turkey over Syria spillover
NATO said it had drawn up plans to defend Turkey if necessary should the war in Syria spill over their border again as dozens of people were killed across the Arab nation on Tuesday.
News On the Killing of Eight Afghan Women
informationclearinghouse.info, By John Dear S.J.
If you looked carefully at the news last week, you might have heard a report from Afghanistan about how the U.S./NATO forces bombed and killed eight Afghan women who were out walking in the mountains early in the morning before dawn to collect wood.
News NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan could be speeded up, says Rasmussen
The retreat of western forces from Afghanistan could come sooner than expected, the head of NATO has said as he conceded that the recent Taliban strategy of "green on blue" killings had been successful in sapping morale.
News Military Report Shows Afghan Surge Complete Failure
http://news.antiwar.com, by John Glaser
The Taliban insurgency is as strong as ever, Kabul is weak, and overall violence has not subsided.
News NATO Terrorists to Target Syrias Civilian Airports
http://www.globalresearch.ca, By Tony Cartalucci
In violation of international law, NATO-backed terrorists plan civilian airport raids.
News Taliban: We infiltrated Afghan security forces
The spiritual leader of the Taliban said the group's insurgents have succeeded in foisting the ranks of the Afghan security forces, allowing them to attack their fellow NATO service members.
Feature Article 11 People killed in Afghanistan Thursday Angel Clark
NATO is reporting that 11 people, including seven American troops, were killed Thursday in a helicopter crash in southern Afghanistan. The other casualties were "three members of the Afghan National Security Forces, and one civilian interpreter" acco
News There will be hell to pay for NATO's Holy War
http://atimes.com, By Pepe Escobar
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is running out of rhetorical ammunition in the US's Holy War against Syria.
News Pro-NATO Bloc Claims Early Lead in Libya Vote Count
http://news.antiwar.com, by Jason Ditz
Libyans came out to vote in force this weekend, despite considerable violence in the lead-up to the election which included the destruction of a campaigning helicopter and attacks on several polling locations.
News War on Syria and Imperial Hubris: Clinton Demands Russia And China to Pay The Price
At the third meeting of the so-called Friends of Syria in Paris on July 6, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton proved once again that diplomacy is to the United States what refined dining etiquette is to a jackal.
News Panetta pleads for missile defense dollars
US Defense Secretary Leon Panetta urged lawmakers not to renege on their promises to fund NATOs new missile defense system, saying such a decision could jeopardize US relations with its European allies.
News NATO to discuss downing of Turkish plane by Syria
NATO will hold emergency talks on Tuesday to discuss Syria's downing of a Turkish jet fighter, but the alliance is not expected to take military action, even if it confirms Turkey's claim the unarmed plane was attacked in international airspace.
News Libya: New AFRICOM And NATO Beachhead In Africa
http://www.globalresearch.ca, by Rick Rozoff
On June 15 the news agency of the U.S. Defense Department, American Forces Press Service, ran a story on commander of U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM) Army General Carter Ham's testimony before the House Armed Services Committee four months before in wh
News NATO chief vows not to abandon Afghanistan
http://www.rawstory.com, Agence France-Presse
NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen Wednesday vowed not to abandon Afghanistan as foreign nations plan to transition forces out of the country after a decade of conflict.
News Pentagon: US-Pakistani talks stall as no agreement reached
US negotiators are leaving Pakistan with no agreement on a supply route to NATO troops in Afghanistan have been reached.
Headlines: Pentagon: US-Pakistani talks stall as no agreement reached -- Karzai Demands Full Halt to US Airstrikes on Civilian Homes -- NATO chief vows not to abandon Afghanistan -- Libya: New AFRICOM And NATO Beachhead In Africa -- NATO to discuss downing of Turkish plane by Syria -- Panetta pleads for missile defense dollars -- War on Syria and Imperial Hubris: Clinton Demands Russia And China to Pay The Price
-- Pro-NATO Bloc Claims Early Lead in Libya Vote Count -- There will be hell to pay for NATO's Holy War
-- 11 People killed in Afghanistan Thursday -- Taliban: We infiltrated Afghan security forces -- NATO Mulls Another Afghan Surge for Drawdown
-- NATO Terrorists to Target Syrias Civilian Airports -- Military Report Shows Afghan Surge Complete Failure
-- NATO withdrawal from Afghanistan could be speeded up, says Rasmussen -- On the Killing of Eight Afghan Women
-- NATO Edges Closer to War on Syria -- NATO makes plans to back Turkey over Syria spillover -- NATO Regrets Killing Children in Southern Afghan Attack -- U.S. steps up support of Turkey amid Syrian conflict -- The General Who Planned The Afghanistan Surge Is Heading To Africa
-- Afghanistan 'will be unable to run military bases post Nato withdrawal' -- NATO to defend Turkey over Syria as border attacks intensify -- NATO to agree to send Patriots to Turkey: diplomats -- NATO votes to deploy Patriot missiles on Turkey-Syria border -- NATO calls on North Korea to cancel rocket launch -- Chemical hype behind Patriot games on Syria border -- The Age of the Siege: Nazi Military Tactics Revisited -- Five Afghan Children Among Ten Civilians Killed in NATO/US Drone Attack -- Russian War Games send a strong message against NATO intervention in Syria? --