US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson distanced himself from his boss when he said that President Donald Trump ‘speaks for himself’ not on behalf of the American people.
On August 18, during a regular briefing, the Spokesperson for the U.S. State Department Heather Nauert stated that the United States doesn’t intend to extend its stay in Syria after the Islamic State is defeated.
The former US Secretary of State, Henry Kissinger, warned that destroying the Islamic State militant group could lead to the emergence of an “Iranian radical empire” to fill the void.
People around the world responded positively to candidate Donald Trump’s promises to end US foreign involvements, regime changing, interference in other countries, and to improve relations with Russia. US citizens also responded positively, electing him by a landslide.
The Shiite minority of Saudi Arabia has always been subjected to tough political, economic, cultural, and religious discriminations. Their main offense is their faith which the extremist Sunnis deem as heresy.
It’s truly time to pin the blame on the parties/individuals responsible for, on a near daily basis, bringing the world to the brink of nuclear war in World War III.
The head of the People’s Republic of Donetsk, Alexander Zakharchenko, announced the decision of the People’s Republics of Donetsk and Luhansk (two breakaway territories in the Donbass, Ukraine) to create a new state – Malorossiya (translates as Smaller Russia).
By Sajjad Shaukat for Veterans Today Being the only nuclear country in the Islamic World, Pakistan has become special target […]
ProPublica journalist Justin Elliott reported that the Trump Administration has hired yet another appointee that has been involved in sexual assault, this one far more personally than Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta, who struck the plea deal with Jeffrey Epstein for assaulting underage women, a crime for which the President has previously been accused. Now, Steven Munoz who […]
By Nauman Sadiq for Veterans Today Since the beginning of the Syrian conflict in August 2011 to April 2013, Islamic State and al-Nusra Front (currently Jabhat Fateh al-Sham, JFS) were a single organization that chose the banner of “Jabhat al-Nusra.” Although the current al-Nusra Front is led by Abu Mohammad al-Julani but he was appointed […]
Nauman Sadiq for Veterans Today Since the beginning of the Syrian civil war in August 2011 to June 2014, when the Islamic State overran Mosul and Anbar in Iraq, an informal pact had existed between the Western powers, their regional allies and the Sunni Arab militants of the Middle East against the Shi’a resistance axis. […]
Jim W. Dean – This is our first posting by Sophie Mangal, a young University of North Carolina media and journalism grad who has already managed to get out into the field, even to Syria no less.
A man, blindfolded and handcuffed, kneels between two members of the Iraqi security forces after being detained and accused of having links to the Islamic State in November. (Alice Martins/For The Washington Post) – …by Loveday Morris (submitted to VT by WaPo) – RAMADI, Iraq — The Islamic State is nearing defeat on the battlefield, […]
Commenting on the recent US media reports that nearly two-thirds of US Navy’s strike fighters can’t fly due to undergoing maintenance and that there is a lack of funds available to fix them, Russian defense analysts explain what might be behind such reports.
Trump is the new Hitler – a figurehead with a good line in charismatic public speaking, some populist rhetoric and a penchant for mistreating women. The similarities don’t end there however and the key one to draw is that both lead their countries into becoming fascist police states.
Gordon Duff – With Tillerson’s meltdown during confirmation hearings, Trump has no one qualified to attend, no one with weight enough to hold his own with Lavrov.
While this plan was written 25 years ago (and is in fact, a neat summation of a far older Zionist agenda) it remains very relevant today. The ‘election’ of Donald Trump has given this Zionist plan new importance.
A senior official at the Israeli Embassy in London was secretly filmed discussing with a Conservative staffer how British officials with a pro-Palestinian stance could be “taken down.”
Islamic State claimed responsibility for Monday’s attack on a Christmas market in Germany’s capital, in which a truck plowed into crowds of shoppers, killing 12 and wounding 48.
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump announced Tuesday that he has nominated ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson to arguably the most important position in his Cabinet — secretary of state. While Tillerson has no experience in public office, his nomination has drawn the ire of environmentalists for his company’s actions on climate change while even members of Trump’s own party are uneasy with the pick due to the CEO’s ties to Russia.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said that the Turkish Army entered Syria to end the rule of President Bashar Assad, whom he accused of terrorism and causing the deaths of thousands.
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New York state’s top law enforcement official said Tuesday he has opened an investigation into the Donald J. Trump Foundation, citing worries the Republican presidential nominee’s charity has been involved in “impropriety.”
Jim W. Dean – Is the worm beginning to turn for Merkel’s party in Germany? Only time will tell if the vote below was a fluke, but or a new party to get 21% of the vote in it’s first election is a big hint.
Both are brutal, oppressive police states ruled by autocratic leaders, both are guilty of murderous genocides against their own citizens, both have waged decades long inhumane military campaigns against the people who share their nation – in the case of Israel, the Arabs, in the case of the Turks, it is the Kurds.
By Sajjad Shaukat for Veterans Today The broadly-accepted distinction between governmental and anti-governmental terrorism has been blurred in the ongoing different war which continues between the US-led state actors and the non-state actors, popularly called the Islamic militants or terrorists. We need a realistic approach to determine the question of rational and irrational actors in […]
Millions read the news today, the pedophile ring “busted” or the earlier article about how the FBI actually ran it for several weeks, expanding it, drawing in tens of thousands.
The driver of the truck that killed at least 80 people in Nice on Thursday evening was a 31-year-old resident born in Tunisia.
In the past 25 years, the state of Texas paid US $93.6 million to 101 people wrongfully sent to prison, according to data from the state comptroller’s office.