by Ramtanu Maitra The sudden emergence of another organized militant Islamist-terrorist group, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), aka the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), […]
By: Shir Hever Commercial considerations of the arms industry play a key role in Israel’s policies towards the Gaza Strip. Israel may be a relatively small state, but it is […]
One afternoon last fall at Fort Benning, Ga., two model-size planes took off, climbed to 800 and 1,000 feet, and began criss-crossing the military base in search of an orange, […]
By: Julian Borger and Joel Greenberg Isreal’s night raid on ‘missiles destined for Hezbollah’ deepens fears of conflict spreading beyond Syrian border across region The Syrian government said that Israeli air […]
BY RAMZY BAROUD SEATTLE – During his talk sponsored by the New American Foundation in March 2008, author Parag Khanna addressed the rising challenges facing the United States’ global hegemony. According to […]
by Glen Ford “For 16 years, Uganda and Rwanda have done the bidding of their paymasters and arms suppliers, the American and British governments.” The United States has financed and […]
By: Alexander James Green It’s a hot 22°C June day in Miranshah – a town in the tribal region of Waziristan in northwest Pakistan – and, for two young lovers, […]
President Obama gave a sharp warning Monday to Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian dictator who is fighting a rebellion by his own people. Assad has not used his chemical weapons, including […]
Among the plethora of worries that plagued the Obama administration weeks before the election, chief among them may have been leaving behind an “amorphous” drone-strike program to a successor.
Palestinian mourners carry the bodies of members of the al-Dallu family during their funeral procession in Gaza City on November 19, 2012.
By Glenn Greenwald The Obama administration’s unstinting financial, military and diplomatic support for Israel is a key enabling force in the conflict.
The sirens rang out again this morning in Tel Aviv in third day of Israeli air strikes on Gaza while another rocket fired by Hamas fell into the sea without […]