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Pentagon Trained Syria’s Al Qaeda “Rebels” in the Use of Chemical Weapons

Pentagon |  | By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, Global Research |  This article was first published in April 2017 following the accusations directed against the Syrian government of using chemical weapons against its own people. The issue is now once more before the UN Security Council. Read carefully. The Western media refute their  own lies. Not only do they confirm ...Read More »

NASA Engineer's Forgotten Admission (VIDEO)

Pentagon |  | Genius German moon rocket designer, Wernher von Braun, had this to say about the mathematical facts required to reach the moon in his forgotten published book “Voyage to the Moon” . . . “It is commonly (and falsely) believed that men will fly directly from the Earth to the moon, but to do this we ...Read More »

Power In Military Black Budgets

Pentagon |  | The top five military contractors by sales are Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Northrop Grumann, General Dynamics and Raytheon. In addition to the Department of Defense allocations, the top five intelligence agencies that often provide military use applications are the Central Intelligence Agency, the National Security Agency, the National Reconnaissance Office, the National Geospatial-Intelligence Program and the ...Read More »

Fat Leonard Scandal

Pentagon |  | It’s one of numerous examples of deep-seated US public and private corruption. Exposing some wrongdoing leaves most of it ignored and unchecked. Most often, ordinary people alone are held accountable for misconduct, much of it too minor to matter like illicit drug use and petty theft. Targeting higher-ups when it happens is the exception proving ...Read More »

New US Rules of Engagement in Afghanistan Escalates Killing of Civilians

Pentagon |  | The Pentagon is a killing machine, civilian men, women and children indiscriminately targeted in all US war theaters – massacred in cold blood. Defense Secretary Mattis changed the Pentagon’s rules of engagement in Afghanistan, indicating he has a free hand to wage war in the country by whatever rules he orders. Trump earlier said he’d ...Read More »

Ken Burns’ Reinvented Vietnam War History

Pentagon |  | In 2015, the Pentagon tried the same thing, a duplicitous 50th anniversary commemoration. It reinvented naked aggression against a nation threatening no one – ending in a humiliating US defeat, slaughtering millions of Southeast Asians its only accomplishment. Daniel Ellsberg’s release of the Pentagon Papers revealed what the Pentagon wanted suppressed. Burns tried the same ...Read More »

Iraq: Occupied US Territory

Pentagon |  | America came to Iraq to stay, intending permanent occupation – at least as long as the country remains one of the world’s major oil producers, the curse harming its people grievously. The Pentagon currently has numerous bases in Iraq of varying sizes – including Main Operating Bases (MOBs), smaller Forward Operation Sites (FOSs), and Cooperative ...Read More »

US Approves $2 Billion Missile Sale to United Arab Emirates

Pentagon |  | By: Jason Ditz, Antiwar.com | Sale Will Include 165 Patriot Missiles. The Pentagon has issued a statement confirming that the US State Department has signed off on a $2 billion sale of US-made Patriot missiles to the United Arab Emirates, adding to the tiny Gulf nation’s ever growing military arsenal. The sale includes 65 PAC-3 ...Read More »

NATO Commander Wants More US Forces to Counter Russia

Pentagon |  | No nations threaten America, not Russia, North Korea or any others. Claims otherwise are Big Lies – a pretext for increased military spending along with fear-mongering to enlist public support. Last Tuesday, NATO commander US General Curtis Scaparrotti said he needs more funding for an increased longterm military buildup in Europe. He wants an additional ...Read More »

Washington Tries to Hide Its Failure in Mosul

Pentagon |  |   By: Anna Jaunger, Syria Media Center | For the past months, Washington has faced the urgent need to distract the world’s attention from its devastating failure in Mosul in order to hide the huge number of casualties among the local population. Perhaps, this became one of the main reasons for carrying out a new ...Read More »

Pentagon Suggests Russian Involvement in Chemical Weapons Attack

Pentagon |  | America and its rogue allies consistently blame others for their high crimes. Media scoundrels support the deception, acting as willing co-conspirators. On April 7, AP News tweeted: “BREAKING: Senior US military officials say Pentagon looking into whether Russia participated in Syrian chemical weapons attack.” A same-day article reported the same thing, saying “a revelation (of ...Read More »

Pentagon Heads Toward Escalating Genocide in Yemen

Pentagon |  | Yemen is Obama’s war, now Trump’s, complicit with Saudi terror-bombing, massacring civilians indiscriminately, causing vast destruction, human suffering and starvation. A previous article explained millions of Yemenis face slow, painful deaths from lack of food needed to survive, blockaded coastal areas preventing it from entering the country. Amounts airlifted in are woefully inadequate. Media scoundrels ...Read More »

The CIA Can Now Order Drone Strikes Without Pentagon Approval

Pentagon |  | By: Ben Sullivan, Motherboard | President Trump is widening the CIA’s remit on targeted killing. Last November, Motherboard asked how President Trump would handle the legacy of his predecessor’s drone program. Much was unclear, but four months later, we have our answer: America’s remote killing strategy is only intensifying. Trump has given unprecedented power to the ...Read More »

Congressional Hawks Want More Defense Spending Than Trump Seeks

Pentagon |  | House Armed Services Committee chairman Mac Thornberry (R. TX), his Senate counterpart John McCain (R. AZ), and likely most other congressional hawks want more defense spending than Trump proposed – his sought increase more than 80% of what Russia spent last year, reported by RT. He wants already bloated spending for militarism increased by $54 ...Read More »

Pentagon Plan to Defeat ISIS?

Pentagon |  | America created and supports ISIS. So do NATO, Israel and other regional rogue states. It’s heavy weapons and other material support don’t materialize out of thin air. They come from foreign backers, including by US airdrops. Trump’s stated intention to defeat ISIS so far is just political bluster. In 2014, Obama promised the same thing, ...Read More »

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