Did Washington Just Bomb Syrian Government Troops?
Three years of civil war in Yemen have created the world's worst humanitarian crisis, with the United Nations estimating that 22 million people -- three-quarters of the country's population -- urgently need humanitarian aid.
The White House's peace plan is said to be days away. Meanwhile, Israel is getting a US nod as it carries on seizing Palestinian land
Philip Weiss returns to the show to discuss his recent trip to Israel and Palestine, where he attempted to see the opening of the new U.S. embassy in Jerusalem and get as close to the Gaza border as possible.
And any agreement with North Korea will probably look like the JCPOA he despises.
Update: French Prime Minister Trudeau has responded to President Trump's tweets. Trudeau spokeswoman Chantal Gagnon issues statement by email:
While Trump and Putin may, or may not, be planning a long overdue summit between the US and Russia -
"The statesmen will invent cheap lies, putting the blame upon the nation that is attacked, and every man will be glad of those conscience-soothing falsities, and will diligently study them, and refuse to examine any refutations of them;
On July 4, 1821, John Quincy Adams delivered a speech that summarized America's founding foreign policy of noninterventionism.
A few months back I started having bizarre interactions on social media of a kind I'd never experienced previously.
President Trump, with his dim grasp of history and geopolitics, has his own take on the Libyan model.
Trump's decision to trash the nuclear agreement with Iran has set the stage for an endgame long envisioned by Israel and its neocon fellow travelers in the United States.
Threats, massive list of demands kill chances for diplomacy
The Syrian civil war, we have been told, began as part of the Arab Spring and really took hold when Syrian government forces allegedly opened fire on protesters across the country in early 2011.
After Pyongyang railed this week that the U.S.-South Korean Max Thunder military drills were a rehearsal for an invasion of the North, and imperiled the Singapore summit, the Pentagon dialed them back.
EU President Donald Tusk has openly broken with Washington over Trump's pullout from the Iran deal, Gaza, and looming tariffs, Tweeting recently that "with friends like these who needs enemies?" Will this expanding US/EU rift be the good kind of "blo
I have explained Russian President Vladimir Putin's Christian practice of turning the other cheek to Western provocations as a strategy to convey to Europe that Russia is reasonable but Washington is not and that Russia is not a threat to European
President Trump announced Tuesday that the U.S. will pull out of the Iran nuclear deal. It is a campaign promise that he made repeatedly during the election.
I find myself wondering if Russia understands the Washington criminal with whom Russia is so desperate to negotiate peace and understanding.
After meeting with Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman, US Defense Secretary James 'Mad Dog' Mattis announced that a war between Israel and Iran is "very likely" due primarily to Iranian forces helping prop up the Bashar al-Assad regim
But Washington's pundit class seems united against a peace process.
Kim and Moon hold hands, cross demarcation line
"Ten days ago, President Trump was saying 'the United States should withdraw from Syria.' We convinced him it was necessary to stay."
There are stirrings of an imperative anti-war movement in the wake of the U.S. strike on Syria, but mostly the Pentagon controlled the message, says Gilbert Doctorow.
The prospect of a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean supreme leader Kim Jong-un offers a unique opportunity to move Northeast Asia away from more than seven decades of confrontation and conflict.
There is no longer any doubt that the criminally insane government in Washington is driving the world to the last war. https://www.rt.com/news/423634-unsc-security-threats-syria-chemical/ https://www.rt.com/news/423627-russian-military-checks-chem
About Syrian Gas Attack...Tucker Carlson blasted those who feel the latest gas attack targeting Syrian civilians is a call to declare war on Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad.
US democracy is being degraded as Washington is using all means to maintain its global hegemony, even those measures that harm the American people, Moscow has said, reacting to the new round of anti-Russian sanctions.
The United States and North Korea have been holding secret, direct talks to prepare for a summit between President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un, a sign that planning for the highly anticipated meeting is progressing, several admini
John Bolton's March 22 appointment-by-tweet as President Donald Trump's national security adviser has given "March Madness" a new and ominous meaning. There is less than a week left to batten down the hatches before Bolton makes U.S. foreign