By Gordon Duff with Nahed al Husaini, VT Damascus In the wake of the terror attack in Manchester, Damascus is waiting for the other shoe to drop as well. For those unfamiliar, and almost all are, Damascus is a modern city and Syria is a quite western democracy, a thousand times over more democratic than […]
Jim W. Dean – Our Syrian Justice Ministry contacts called this morning to let us know that Minister Najm Hamad al-Ahmad was not among the victims of today’s bombing.
Iraq’s joint military forces continued their advances in Mosul and near the city in Nineveh province, and took control of more lands back from ISIS.
Baghdadi Hiding in Tunnels with Suicide Belt; Oordered Killimg of Confidants Scores of ISIS leader nearest people who can be called as “box of secrets” executed by ISIS leader Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi over fears of revealing his hiding place and terror group secrets. Alalam – Iraq As British “Daily Mail” reports “Baghdadi is […]
A number of bomb-laden suicide motorcycles of the Islamic State (IS) terrorist group were targeted by the Syrian Army in the area between the Air Force Academy and Kuweires Airbase in eastern Aleppo.
Jim W. Dean – This is the big bang for the day, and one hell of a big target. I was surprised to see that none of the Iraq heavy machine guns or 20mm’s were able to knock the truck out.
There may be more to this story than a simple death in a DC hotel room, however it may not be the something the Daily Beast suggests of a suspicious, brutal death.
… by Ian Greenhalgh Israeli-made ‘suicide’ drones are being used in Nagorno-Karabakh by the Azerbaijani forces, according to a report from Armenia’s Defence Ministry. This marks a disturbing new development in warfare – autonomous killer robots with a Kamikaze mindset. Shades of Terminator’s Skynet and it’s flying killer robots. Video showing the drone has appeared […]
[ Editorial note: As the real experts here, we at VT can almost laugh, not at the tragedy, but at the grossly uniformed under-reporting of figures we know to be a thousand times, yes, not just a hundred, greater than given here… Gordon Duff ] ____________ – The US Department of Veterans Affairs continues to […]
…by Gordon Duff, Senior Editor If a veteran who receives all his medical care from the VA as more and more do each year, needs emergency care, they either go to a VA hospital emergency room, for me that requires driving to another state, or goes local. For all but an elite few, the VA […]
Men and women veterans who experienced sexual assault or repeated, threatening sexual harassment while serving in the military are at heightened risk of suicide, according to a recent U.S. study.
Tens of thousands of young Muslim boys are being bought and sold as suicide bombers for up to £30,000 by jihadi militants, it has been claimed.
Intelligence officials have reported that a Syrian passport belonging to one of the eight terrorists who carried out the Paris attacks was a fake, which was made in Turkey and then used for passage through Europe.
A group of Marines trekked over 13 miles this weekend in nothing but their trademark short shorts known as “silkies” to raise awareness about suicide among veterans.
Six weeks ago Special Forces veteran Johnny Primo logged on to his Instagram account and says he was horrified to see a suicide note from a veteran who lived just a few miles away.
New government research shows that female military veterans commit suicide at nearly six times the rate of other women, a startling finding that experts say poses disturbing questions about the backgrounds and experiences of women who serve in the armed forces.
Piss break suicide scam debunked..
Perhaps the world’s dumbest false flag attack…
A bill aimed at reducing a suicide epidemic among military veterans appears headed for the president’s desk.
Recent veterans have committed suicide at a much higher rate than people who never served in the military, according to a new analysis that provides the most thorough accounting so far of the problem.
– Jim W. Dean…”I see no movement toward any open discussion on state sponsored terrorism, including the Western versions, now being the biggest security threat that we face.”
U.S. Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee Chairman Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said today he will work to pass bipartisan legislation in the remaining days of this session of Congress to address the crisis of high suicide rates among veterans.
Veterans at risk of suicide have to wait too long to get mental health treatment from the Department of Veterans Affairs, senators said Wednesday at a hearing to learn how to stem the rising number of suicides.
Tom Pergola doesn’t need to hear statistics to know the risk of suicide among veterans.
– When combat veterans with PTSD lovingly relate to their special needs pets ~ they are in essence setting the stage to fully love and forgive themselves
The Fort Hood shooting reignited the national debate over the surge of suicides among those who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.
A government whistleblower who suffered retaliation from his agency has been vindicated by a Department of Veterans Affairs admission that it failed to reach out to 2,000 veterans in a research study who said they had suicidal ideas, many of whom later committed suicide.
Kellie Lafave, a VA Suicide Prevention Coordinator, crisscrosses Montana in her Ford Escape, teaching people how to detect the warning signs of suicide in Veterans they care about.
September is Suicide Prevention Month. As such the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is getting the message out about the Veterans Crisis Line.
The fact is, for as long as I can remember my motivation for getting up every day has been so that you would not have to bury me.