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Embarrassing House Foreign Affairs Hearing on Afghanistan

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Great clip from Ryan Dawson from House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on extending US occupation of Afghanistan past 2014.

December 20th, 2013 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,WarZone | Read More »

Did the CIA Give Birth to The TTP at ‘Penny Lane’?

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The US needed it’s own Taliban to keep Pakistan engaged in internal house-cleaning and meanwhile give free space to India to attain what is has always desired: a large strategic stake in Afghanistan.

November 26th, 2013 | Posted in AfPak | Read More »

It’s Official: US Funding Al Qaeda and Taliban

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It’s extremely ironic for the US State Department to be issuing travel alerts for US citizens in the Middle East and North Africa the same week we learn that the Pentagon is contracting with Al Qaeda and Taliban supporters to carry out Afghan reconstruction projects.

August 3rd, 2013 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,WarZone | Read More »

Malala is another Illuminati Psy Op

Malala: poster-girl for genocide

Malala: poster-girl for genocide.

July 13th, 2013 | Posted in AfPak,Of Interest,WarZone | Read More »

Masters-Not-Friends: Musharaf Goes on Trial

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Pakistan is less than a month away from one of its most narrowly contested general elections, scheduled for May 11, 2013. It’s the election fever which should have gripped a country on the eve of elections, but somehow out of the blue all gossips and rumors have been overcome by the unprecedented arrest and trial of former General/ President/ Dictator, Pervez Musharaf (PM).

April 20th, 2013 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,World | Read More »

The New SAVAK in Pakistan

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Who’s really behind the “sectarian violence” in Pakistan? Hint: Real Muslims don’t blow up mosques.

February 19th, 2013 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,WarZone | Read More »

NATO – Rogue Arm Of America’s War Machine Must Be Dismantled

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There is much to both question and criticize about NATO but primary is the fact that America has created an international organization that is not answerable to international or constitutional laws and is still mired in a cold war mentality.

May 20th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Drug War,Editor,Iraq War,Libya,New World Order War,WarZone | Read More »

Jim Wall Attacked By “Plastic Activist”

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The oppression and occupation of the Palestinians is not a matter for the Methodists or Presbyterians or Catholics or Muslims or Jews or any denomination across the planet; it is the responsibility of humans everywhere.

April 22nd, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Drug War,Editor,Iraq War,Libya,New World Order War,WarZone | Read More »

Israel Again and Again Slaps a Cowardly America

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Thus, what will history record of whom and what you are?

April 21st, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Americas,Asia,Bahrain,Britain United Kingdom,China,Drug War,Editor,Egypt,Europe,Iran,Iraq War,Israel,Libya,Middle East,Palestine,Syria,WarZone,World,Yemen | Read More »

U.S. Grand Strategy in an Age of Upheaval

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The United States’ central challenge over the next several decades is to revitalize itself, while promoting a larger West and buttressing a complex balance in the East that can accommodate China’s rising global status.

April 16th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Americas,Editor,Iraq War,New World Order War,WarZone,World | Read More »

The Massacre of the Afghan 17 and the Obama Cover-Up

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When the extreme measures have run their course there will be nothing to fall back on and nothing can save the president of a collapsing empire from the revolt of its citizens and soldiers.

March 27th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,Heroes,Military,Support the Troops,WarZone | Read More »

Washington’s new antiwar movement

Stephen Walt and John Mearsheimer  (Credit: AP/Wikipedia)

Two “realist” scholars lead the resistance to the Israeli campaign to drag the U.S. into another Mideast conflict

March 16th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,Iraq War,New World Order War,WarZone | Read More »

Afghanistan: De-Pashtunization of Pashtuns by Taliban and Pakistan

De Pashtunization of Pashtuns Cropt Sized

For more than a thousand years the Afghan nation, and Pashtun tribes in particular, have resisted all foreign efforts of domination.

March 9th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

The Hacks of War, The Media and Iran

“an articulate scourge of artistic mediocrity and intellectual mendacity wherever they are found.”  Lewis Lapham, Harper’s Magazine, Illustration by Tim Bower

The sorry state of American journalism is on full display in the coverage by the corporate media of the ongoing crisis surrounding Iran’s nuclear fuel program.

March 8th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,Iraq War,New World Order War,WarZone | Read More »

Afghanistan – Failed War from a False Empire

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What did the last decade accomplish in the occupation of Afghanistan? Other than streamlining the opium shipment trade, what did this foreign expedition achieve?

March 5th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak | Read More »

Afghanistan: Taliban vs. Zal Khalilzad

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“Khalilzad: A Satan whispering in the Hearts of Men”, was titled in an email sent to many recipients by two Piled higher and Deeper (PhDs) expressing their views about Mr. Zal Khalilzad.

February 19th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Drug War,Editor | Read More »

Israel’s False Flag Operation Against Iran

Israeli posed as CIA to recruit terrorists

A series of CIA memos describes how Israeli Mossad agents posed as American spies to recruit members of the terrorist organization Jundallah to fight their covert war against Iran.

January 14th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,New World Order War,WarZone | Read More »

Afghanistan: A Non-Kosher U.S. Taliban Deal

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Taliban and “peace mission” — these words do not fit together in the minds of Afghans who know the Taliban’s history.

January 11th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Drug War | Read More »

9/11 and Israel: Alan Sabrosky’s Candid Interview

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I believe once we have cracked the wall built around 9-11, the entire edifice of lies will crumble. As soon as the question becomes legitimate to Americans they will not wait for the answers, they will move.

January 5th, 2012 | Posted in AfPak,Editor,Iraq War,New World Order War,WarZone | Read More »

Brave Men

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By U.S. military standards, they didn’t exactly come from Central Casting. One, a senior Afghan police officer in a death-gray dress uniform just a tad tight in the midriff; the other, a lean, bearded Afghan National Army general clad in green jungle fatigues of all things.

December 6th, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

America and Pakistan – Questions and Answers

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Two VT columnists, one from America and one from Pakistan exchanged ideas, concepts and concerns. This posting reflects questions and answers that are important to both of our countries.

December 6th, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Nearly 60 killed In Rare Attacks On Afghan Shiites

A suicide bomber struck a crowd of Shiite worshippers at a mosque in Kabul on Tuesday, killing at least 55 people in the deadliest of two attacks on a Shiite holy day — the first major sectarian assaults since the fall of the Taliban a decade ago.

December 6th, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Four killed, 20 wounded in Balkh Province Explosion

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MAZAR-I-SHARIF Four people were killed and 20 others wounded in a bomb explosion in northern Balkh province on Tuesday, officials said.

December 6th, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Sweden to remain till 2029 in Afghanistan: ambassador

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Sweden will remain in Afghanistan 15 years beyond 2014, Swedish ambassador in development affairs, Henrik Landerholm said.

December 4th, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Five Suspected Militants Held In Helmand

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Five suspected Taliban were detained in a joint operation launched in the southern Helmand province, the governor’s office said in a statement.

December 2nd, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Thieves, Kidnappers Arrested In Kandahar: Police

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A number of thieves and kidnappers were arrested in police operations last week in the southern Kandahar province, police said.

December 2nd, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Attack by NATO Will Prove Costly For USA

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The total strength of ISAF in Afghanistan exceeds that of any foreign military force ever before stationed in that country.

December 1st, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

The Senate And The Afghanistan War

Ten Years in Afghanistan - A complete Waste of Money and Lives

The Senate just voted against the Afghanistan war. Here’s the good, the bad, and the ugly.

December 1st, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Two Taliban Commanders Killed In Paktika

Two Taliban commanders killed in Paktika

Two local commanders of the Taliban were killed in a sweeping operation in the eastern Paktika province, governor Mohebullah Samim told Veterans to day Reporter Rashidi.

December 1st, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

Pakistani Citizens Kidnapped In Logar

Pakistani citizens kidnapped in Logar

Seven Pakistani citizens working a relief organization named NASPAK, were kidnapped by a group of unknown armed men in the eastern Logar province, police said.

December 1st, 2011 | Posted in AfPak,WarZone | Read More »

 

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