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Pentagon Lies About Overnight Aggression on Syria

Military |  | At a Saturday briefing to reporters, “Mad Dog” Mattis, Joint Chiefs chairman “Fighting Joe” Dunford, France’s General Montague, and UK air vice marshal Parker tried justifying unjustifiable overnight aggression on Syria. Their justification for what happened turned truth on its head. US Defense Department officials claimed overnight terror-bombing took the “heart” out of a Syrian ...Read More »

The Slippery Slope to a Constitution-Free America

Military |  |   By John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute | “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.”—Benjamin Franklin The ease with which Americans are prepared to welcome boots on the ground, regional lockdowns, routine invasions of their privacy, and the dismantling of every constitutional right ...Read More »

Trump Wants to Know Why US Drone Strikes Are Trying to Avoid Killing Civilians

Military |  | By Darius Shahtahmasebi, Anti-Media |  On the 2016 campaign trail, President Donald J. Trump famously stated he would not only bomb the sh*t out of ISIS’ oil fields but that he would also kill the terrorists’ families. “We’re fighting a very politically correct war,” Trump said at the time. “And the other thing with the terrorists — you have to take out their ...Read More »

White House Fake News

Military |  | On April 4, a White House Office of the Press Secretary said the following: “The military mission to eradicate ISIS in Syria is coming to a rapid end, with ISIS being almost completely destroyed.” “The United States and our partners remain committed to eliminating the small ISIS presence in Syria that our forces have not ...Read More »

Donald Trump’s Appointment Of John Bolton Means Regime Change Is Coming To Iran

Military |  | By Derrick Broze, Activist Post |  The latest neo-conservative warmonger to join the Trump Administration does not bode well for the people of Iran. On Thursday Donald Trump announced that John Bolton, a former official in George W. Bush’s administration and former ambassador to the UN, would be his new National Security Advisor. Bolton is a ...Read More »

Russia Again Warns US Against Attacking Syrian Forces

Military |  | Syrian and allied forces are winning the battle of East Ghouta, about 80% of the enclave freed from US-supported terrorists. Last week, Russian Chief of General Staff Gen. Valery Gerasimov said Washington is planning a false flag CW attack blamed on Syria, a pretext to attack its forces in East Ghouta, explaining: In response to ...Read More »

Senate Rejects Ending US Support for Saudi Aggression in Yemen

Military |  | Bush/Cheney began terror-bombing Yemen post-9/11, waging drone warfare – on the phony pretext of combating al-Qaeda Washington created and supports. In cahoots with Riyadh, Obama escalated what they begin, further escalated by Trump allied with Saudi aggression. Already the region’s poorest country, years of war caused the world’s severest humanitarian crisis, over 80% of Yemenis ...Read More »

US Intends Indefinite Illegal Occupation of Syrian and Iraqi Territory

Military |  | All US wars and related occupations are flagrantly illegal, Trump continuing what his predecessors began. Pentagon and State Department officials lied, claiming Washington needs no congressional or other authorization to maintain a military presence in Syria and Iraq. US-installed puppet Iraqi prime minister Haider al-Abadi was pressured to accept the indefinite presence of US forces ...Read More »

America: World’s Leading Merchant of Death

Military |  | The Center for International Policy’s (CIP) Security Assistance Monitor (SAM) follows US foreign security aid and arms sales. CIP “promotes cooperation, transparency, and accountability in US global relations.” In a report titled “Trump Administration Makes Over $80 Billion in Major Arms Deals in First Year: Major Changes in Types of Weapons and Recipient Countries Compared ...Read More »

Weapons in Space Race Warfare

Military |  | “The eyes of the world now look into space, to the moon and to the planets beyond, and we have vowed that we shall not see it governed by a hostile flag of conquest, but by a banner of freedom and peace. We have vowed that we shall not see space filled with weapons of ...Read More »

Ron Paul: 15 Years After the US Invaded Iraq, It’s Time to Listen to the Iraqi People

Military |  | By Ron Paul |  This month marks the 15th anniversary of the US war on Iraq. The “shock and awe” attack was launched based on “stove-piped” intelligence fed from the CIA and Pentagon through an uncritical and compliant US mainstream media. The US media was a willing accomplice to this crime of aggression committed by ...Read More »

The Pentagon’s “Ides of March”: Best Month to Go to War

Military |  | By Michel Chossudovsky, Global Research |  First published on March 13, 2013, updated March 1, 2018. Is it a coincidence? In recent history, from the Vietnam war to the present, the month of March has been chosen by Pentagon and NATO military planners as the “best month” to go to war. With the exception of the ...Read More »

US Reacts to Russian Super-Weapons

Military |  | They’re technologically advanced, formidable enough to give Washington pause about attacking Russia’s heartland and strategic sites, including: • a 200-ton Sarmat ICBM able to successfully breach ABM defenses • a low-flying stealth nuclear-powered cruise missile with a far greater range than US ones • a nuclear-powered, high-speed, unmanned submersible vehicle – able to operate undetected ...Read More »

Military Enlists First Transgender Recruit While White House Ponders Policy

Military |  | (The New American) Last year, the White House announced it would reinstate the ban against transgender individuals serving in the military, but on Monday, the Pentagon confirmed that the first transgender recruit, who wished to remain anonymous, has signed up for military service. Those who support the ban against transgender individuals serving in the military ...Read More »

US Deploying Thousands of Marines to Deter China

Military |  | According to the Wall Street Journal, the Pentagon may send a combat marine expeditionary force to deter “growing Chinese influence” while drawing down Middle East force levels. Pentagon spokesman Lt. Col. Christopher Logan declined to elaborate, saying “(t)he Department of Defense continually evaluates how we employ our forces throughout the globe but it would be ...Read More »

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