By Michael Shrimpton The near-hysterical propaganda war currently being waged against the UK population in the run-up to the “Independence Day” referendum on June 23rd has had no parallel since the pathetic attempt to frighten us out of going to war with Nazi Germany in 1939. In the run-up to Germany’s decision on September […]
A large number of fresh Syrian forces arrived in the province on Thursday as military sources in the Northern province of Aleppo revealed the army’s plans to start massive operations against the remaining Takfiri terrorists with 10,000 operating soldiers.
…from SouthFront Talks aimed at ending Yemen’s war opened in Kuwait on April 21. The delay of the talks is explained by experts by the inability to achieve some key preconditions to start them. For instance, Saudi Arabia had demanded that the Houthi alliance has to hand over all heavy armament to the coalition. It’s […]
… by Ian Greenhalgh It is widely accepted in Britain that Tony Blair took us to war in Iraq over a lie that Saddam had WMDs and the capability to use them aggressively against his neighbours or even worse, supply them to terrorist groups. There were dissenting voices who tried to warn us; Dr David […]
My name is Randall Baxter, I am a volunteer veteran advocate and radio host. I am not a veteran myself but I take a keen interest in veterans’ affairs.
Host David Swanson from Talk Nation Radio speaks with John Dear.
IS’ presence in Libya could also be used as a pretext for open-ended and much broader military intervention throughout all of Africa by US forces and their European and Persian Gulf allies.
President Obama had stated, “To the Muslim World, we seek a new way forward, based upon mutual interest and mutual respect.”
The next phase of the war against the Islamic State – focusing on Mosul – has been coordinated with Kurdish and Iraqi leaders, US Defense Secretary Ash Carter announced.
Jim W. Dean – In all of my writing and interviews, I have stated that the Western coalition’s only motivation in the peace talks was to try win through them what they have not been able to on the battlefield, the Balkanization of Syria.
The documentary was made by the Information Group on Crimes Against The Person (IGCP), an international NGO
…from SouthFront The United Arab Emirates is a member of the Saudi-led coalition which intervened in Yemen. In May 2015, the UAE military deployed 3 Light Attack Aircraft, AT-802U, on the al-Anad air base in Yemen in order to train the Hadi government’s pilots. It’s should be noted that the Houthi alliance have attacked this […]
… by Ian Greenhalgh In recent fighting around Aleppo, we have seen a CIA-backed militia engaged against a Pentagon-backed militia. You really can’t make this up, we are seeing a narrative play out that sounds like it was lifted from the pages of Catch 22 or 1984 but is sadly all too real. Orwell’s words, […]
On April 5, 2016, President Vladimir Putin signed a decree establishing a new paramilitary formation, the National Guard, out of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD) Internal Troops, and ordering a number of organizational changes in the MVD and other associated agencies.
Al-Eis Recapture Paves Way for Syrian Army Move to Idlib Province TEHRAN (FNA)- The winning back of the strategic town of al-Eis and its adjacent hill in Southern Aleppo on Wednesday morning was a crucially important step paving the way for the Syrian army to move to Idlib province. The Syrian army and their allies […]
The growing scandal over cooked ISIS intelligence just got much worse. Now, analysts are saying they’re being forced out for not toeing the Obama administration’s line on the war.
The Syrian coalition anti-terrorism operation continues it offensive in the central and eastern regions with extensive combined operations
Nazar Mohammad Mutmaeen Afghan writer and political Analyst based in Kabul First of all the Pakistani media and then the Afghan media reported the detention of Mullah Mohammad Rasool, the former Governor of Nimrooz. Pakistani media reported that Mullah Muhammad Rasul became arrested by Pakistani security forces while he was trying to enter Pakistan through […]
by Ian Greenhalgh Throughout Europe and America, politicians, commentators, journalists, public figures of all kinds can often be heard chattering about the need to use military force against some target or other, invariably in a far off country; usually with no more justification than trotting out the same old worn-out and thoroughly discredited rhetoric of […]
American “expert” on the Middle East Michael Rubin, member of the radical Zionist AEI, analyzed the possibility and perspectives of a military coup in Turkey. Erdogan’s Conundrum: What Could Trigger Military Coup in Turkey According to the author, the current situation in the country is bad and “getting worse.” Particularly, the problem is rooted not only in the […]
My name is Randall Baxter, I am a volunteer veteran advocate and radio host. I am not a veteran myself but I take a keen interest in veterans’ affairs. I explain my fascination with the cause in my poem “I Never Was a Soldier,” one of several pieces of poetry that has been a part of […]
How we characterize the injuries sustained by veterans in war is crucial both to our understanding of the war experience and to the healing process. I have argued elsewhere that to ignore, trivialize or subsume the whole of the veterans’ readjustment difficulties under the post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) umbrella as mental illness is misguided and […]
by Ian Greenhalgh The war in Syria has ground on for over 5 bloody years. For most of that time, the Syrian government and it’s armed forces were fighting an uneven struggle against alien forces that benefited from better training, greater experience and most importantly better equipped. The Saudis and Qataris had lavishly financed the […]
Host David Swanson from Talk Nation Radio speaks about the possible end of war with guest David Cochran.
According to well-informed sources the main reason for the airport closure was the ISIS sleeping cells being apprehended while trying to plant several bombs inside the Abu Dhabi airport.
Nazar Mohammad Mutmaeen for Veterans Today Afghan writer and political Analyst based in Kabul Some of the media employees and analysts were jabbering names of the ten members of the Taliban, it would be their own analysis or the government would have disclosed some of the names; however, a lot of the people were came […]
The United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights released a statement this February regarding the casualties sustained in the conflict in the eastern Ukraine between the Ukrainian Armed Forces (UAF) and the Donbass and Lugansk militias.
… by Ian Greenhalgh You may remember Gen. Philip Breedlove from his now thoroughly debunked assertions about Russia planning to invade Ukraine and warning that a massive Russian armoured force would roll all the way to Kiev in 2 to 3 days. This four-star US Air Force general is NATO’s Supreme Commander for Europe and […]
Ireland, the poster child of Eurozone austerity, is now unable to form a government. Despite, relative, fiscal buoyancy, last weekend’s election has delivered an inconclusive outcome.
If this isn’t a war, I don’t know what is. It is a new kind though, where a country’s leadership attacks other states and people, while using its own as cannon fodder.