Since August 2014, the US Air Force with the support of a coalition of 19 countries has relentlessly waged an intensified air campaign against Syria and Iraq allegedly targeting the Islamic State brigades. […]
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.