Posted in Georgia Russia Ukraine USA

Amid Ukraine tensions, Gorbachev and Putin point out U.S. broke promise that NATO wouldn’t move “one inch eastward”

[Daily Mail, The Hill] “The ‘arrogant’ United States ‘built a new empire’ with NATO following the Cold War, former Soviet leader Mikhail…

Posted in Iraq USA

The Daily Beast: “The only thing tragic about the death of Donald Rumsfeld is that it didn’t occur in an Iraqi prison”

[The Daily Beast] “Do not mourn the defense secretary. Mourn his victims. There were nearly too many to tally, but…

Posted in USA

The NY Times & U.S. Government Worked Together to Suppress Post-9/11 Reporting

[Democracy Now!, The Intercept] “interview with former New York Times reporter James Risen, who left the paper in August to…

Posted in Afghanistan Iraq Libya Syria USA

A “war-dependent economy”: Big money and the military-industrial complex behind perpetual U.S. war

[Al Jazeera] “In January 1961, US President Dwight D Eisenhower used his farewell address to warn the nation of what…

Posted in Iraq USA

Looking back on the Haditha massacre that killed 24 Iraqi civilians as the last of eight Marines charged escapes jail time

[CounterPunch] “Last week, Staff Sgt. Frank Wuterich was sentenced to a reduction in rank but no jail time for leading…

Posted in Egypt Iraq Kuwait Palestine USA

Palestinian terrorist Abu Nidal ‘was a U.S. spy’ hired to find links between Saddam Hussein and al-Qaeda, killed himself during arrest in Iraq

[The Independent] “Iraqi secret police believed that the notorious Palestinian assassin Abu Nidal was working for the Americans as well…

Posted in Syria UK USA

WikiLeaks reveals U.S. secretly backed Syrian opposition under both Bush and Obama, Assad blames foreign conspiracy for unrest

[The Washington Post] “The State Department has secretly financed Syrian political opposition groups and related projects, including a satellite TV channel that…

Posted in Israel Palestine South Africa USA

Soros funds non-Jewish, non-Zionist and pro-Palestinian organisations

[Israel National News] “Pro-Palestinian Authority billionaire George Soros, who once said Israeli and American policies fuel anti-Semitism, helps fund the…

Posted in Iraq UK USA

UK: Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair’s propagandist, had Iraq dossier changed to fit US claims

[The Guardian] “Fresh evidence has emerged that Tony Blair’s discredited Iraqi arms dossier was “sexed up” on the instructions of Alastair…

Posted in Syria USA

“Democracy promotion” – The Bush administration’s covert efforts to destabilize the Syrian government

[TIME] “The Bush Administration has been quietly nurturing individuals and parties opposed to the Syrian government in an effort to…

Posted in Iraq Israel Palestine Syria USA

Eli Chomsky Exclusive: Hillary Clinton on fixing Palestinian elections, meddling in Syria, the War on Terror

[The Jewish Press] “On the eve of her expected reelection victory, New York Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton met with the…

Posted in USA

New Evidence: Members of secrete society ‘Skull And Bones’, including Prescott Bush, dug up Geronimo and stole his head

[The Telegraph] “One of America’s great historical controversies intensifed yesterday with the publication of fresh evidence that members of an…

Posted in Iraq UK USA

Bush and Blair acknowledged there were no WMDs, discussed ways to provoke Iraq war including false-flag aeroplane incident

[The New York Times] “In the weeks before the United States-led invasion of Iraq, as the United States and Britain…

Posted in Iraq USA

NYT: Federal Agencies produce media releases for MSM since Clinton administration

[The New York Times] “Federal agencies have been commissioning video news releases since at least the first Clinton administration […]…

Posted in Germany USA

How George W. Bush’s grandfather helped Hitler’s rise to power, made a fortune and set up a political dynasty

[The Guardian] “George Bush’s grandfather, the late US senator Prescott Bush, was a director and shareholder of companies that profited…

Posted in Canada USA

“Unimaginable”? – NORAD had drills of hijacked planes crashed into buildings as weapons, including WTC, prior to 9/11

[USA Today] “In the two years before the Sept. 11 attacks, the North American Aerospace Defense Command conducted exercises simulating…

Posted in Iraq USA

The New York Times: “Saddam’s Bombs? We’ll Find Them”

[The New York Times] “Where are Iraq’s weapons of mass destruction? It’s a good question, and unfortunately we don’t yet…

Posted in Iraq USA

Rep. Ron Paul’s speech opposing the use of military force against Iraq

[Antiwar.com] “I oppose the resolution authorizing military force against Iraq. The wisdom of the war is one issue, but the process…

Posted in Iraq USA

Madeleine Albright, the price of sanctions, knowingly harming civilians, ongoing bombings and preparing for a new Iraq war

[FAIR] Lesley Stahl on U.S. sanctions against Iraq: We have heard that a half million children have died. I mean, that’s…

Posted in Afghanistan USA

Bush rejects Taliban’s offer to hand over Bin Laden, providing proof

[The Washington Pos] “JALALABAD, Afghanistan –– A senior Taliban leader said Sunday that the Islamic militia would be willing to…

Posted in Iraq USA

US War Hawks blame Iraq for anthrax attacks, 9/11: Starting the “next Hundred Years’ War”

[The Guardian] “American investigators probing anthrax outbreaks in Florida and New York believe they have all the hallmarks of a…

Posted in Afghanistan UK USA

Bush and Blair to Taliban: War to begin any time

[The Guardian] “President George Bush and Tony Blair yesterday warned the Taliban regime in Afghanistan in the starkest terms that preparations for…

Posted in USA

CNN: ‘Bin Laden says he wasn’t behind attacks’

[CNN] “Islamic militant leader Osama bin Laden, the man the United States considers the prime suspect in last week’s terrorist…

Posted in Global Village USA

“Fear & Loathing in America”: Hunter S. Thompson predicts expensive forever war a day after 9/11 attacks

[ESPN] “The Battle of the World Trade Center lasted about 99 minutes and cost 20,000 lives in two hours (according…

Posted in USA

9/11 Terrorist Attacks: U.S. Intelligence Points To Bin Laden Network

[The Washington Post] “The U.S. government has strong evidence from multiple sources that the suicidal terrorists who carried out yesterday’s…

Posted in Iraq USA

Project for the New American Century: to further US interests across the world, by military means if necessary, and promote “American democracy”

[BBC] “The Project for the New American Century (PNAC) was founded in 1997 by the right wing thinkers William Kristol…

Posted in Iraq Kosovo Serbia UK USA

Libertarian Antiwar.com urges the Left and Right to unite and stop a coming major US-UK-led war against Iraq – in 1999

[Antiwar] “With the Kosovo war, the criminal mendacity of U.S. foreign policy seemed to have reached its limit. The lies,…