Saturday, April 25, 2015

War / Terror News

War and terrorism news. Daily War and terrorism news from around the globe.

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Robert Parry A senior Ukrainian official is urging the West to risk a nuclear conflagration in support of a “full-scale war” with Russia that he...

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Less than a month after Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's 2012 warning to the UN General Assembly that Iran was 70 per cent of the...

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The Pakistan Army is once again cooperating with the US on drone strikes, a renowned expert on the country’s military tells the Bureau in...

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Germany is unable to stop arms shipments to Ukraine, including from the US and Canada, Karl-Georg Wellmann, a member of the Christian Democratic Union...

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More than 13 years since the U.S.-led invasion, the war in Afghanistan continues to bring death and horror to civilians, who face record casualties...

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Crofton Black, The Bureau Investigates Reprinted by RINF Alternative News with permission or license The US Senate Committee on Intelligence has issued a significant correction to its summary...

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Is there any way that sending arms to the Ukrainian military doesn’t escalate regional hostilities? Who cares! It makes warmongers ‘feel better’ Secretary of State John...

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The 1960s—that extraordinary decade—is celebrating its 50th birthday one year at a time. Happy birthday, 1965!  How, though, do you commemorate the Vietnam War,...

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Jack Serle A US drone strike which killed a senior al Shabaab leader in Somalia last Saturday appears to have been part of a change of...

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Well, it’s one, two, three, look at that amputee, At least it’s below the knee, Could have been worse, you see. Well, it’s true your kids look...

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Israel has called for the termination of a UN inquiry into its summer 2014 war on Gaza, in the wake of the resignation of...

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With the drawdown nearly complete - less than 12,000 American troops are left in Afghanistan - the US military classified large amounts of key...

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Jack Serle At least 2,464 people have now been killed by US drone strikes outside the country’s declared war zones since President Barack Obama’s inauguration...

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GARETH PORTER Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu’s acceptance of an invitation to speak to the US Congress on 3 March, two weeks before the Israeli...

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With Israel’s campaign season in full swing, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will add a new stop to his campaign trail. At U.S. House Speaker...

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Activists from the antiwar group CodePink attempted to perform a citizen’s arrest on former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger when he testified on global...

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Norman Pollack  RINF Alternative News One need not go back to Greek mythology to see the obvious parallels. Both leaders share an identity as war criminals,...

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It was launched immediately after the 9/11 attacks, when I was still in the military, and almost immediately became known as the Global War...

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Torture supporters outnumbered opponents 2-to-1 on major news shows. When the Senate released its shocking report on CIA torture late last year, it renewed a debate from...

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Throughout this conflict every once in a while Ukrainian government officials have come clean about the Russian invasion of Ukraine. To the chagrin of the...

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With a majority of the victims children, unexploded ordnances in war-torn Afghanistan are claiming more than one life every single day Jon Queally As seen in...

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If the White House gives in to Sen. Richard Burr's demands, civil rights group says it 'faces the real threat of never securing the...

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I am humored by the sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity that some people in this country accept concerning their representatives on the topic of...

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A large part of Russian society thinks the terrorist attack on the Charlie Hebdo magazine was prompted by the journalists themselves. Many said they...

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Andrea Germanos As thousands of Yemenis protested against Houthi rebels on Saturday, the White House and Pentagon have indicated the continuing unrest in the country...

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Paul R. Pillar It has not been a smooth month for those who want to keep Iran in pariahdom forever and thus seek to kill...

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Breaking box office records, director Clint Eastwood’s newest film, “American Sniper,” raked in $107 million in its wide release in theaters over the four-day...

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When it comes to the national security state, our capital has become a thought-free zone. The airlessness of the place, the unwillingness of leading...

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BOB RIGG In the renewed cold war over Ukraine, while Russia’s economy has been weakened by European sanctions, the US is no longer the hegemon...

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Jason Beattie, Jack Blanchard Furious MPs have demanded that Sir John Chilcot gives a date for the publication of his long-awaited report into the 2003...

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The architect of the Senate’s landmark inquiry into Central Intelligence Agency torture is denouncing an unusual demand from her successor to return all classified...

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Last week, as you may have heard, the Justice Department breathlessly announced that it had uncovered and broken up a terrorist plot against the...

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What is the future likely to bring?  A reasonable stance might be to try to look at the human species from the outside.  So...

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I've been deeply struck this week by the extreme amount of attention being paid in the media to the horrific terrorist attacks on the...

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The current American war in Iraq is a struggle in search of a goal. It began in August as a humanitarian intervention, morphed into...

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Less than a quarter of the 119 detainees named in the US Senate’s summary report into the CIA’s secret torture programme remain in the military prison for the most...

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Walter Stewart My essay explains why America is losing its wars and offers a simple solution – one requiring nothing more than moral courage on...

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Mark Taliano Psy Ops Inc. "Democracy" and "freedom" are two over-used words that belong to the domain of Psychological Operations (Psy Ops) Inc. Likewise for the...

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T.J. Petrowski The tragic shooting in Paris of the satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, which published caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed in 2011, that left 12...

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NORMAN POLLACK  RINF Alternative News From Pyongyang comes the announcement that DPRK Pictures is soon scheduled to release its new film, The Teleprompter, a slapstick comedy,...

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Ray McGovern I trust I was not alone in seeing irony in President Barack Obama’s public chiding of Sony on Friday for caving in to...

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Roger Annis The Globe and Mail is the only newspaper in Canada spending time and resources to report from the war zone of eastern Ukraine. Seasoned Globe reporter Mark...

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Document published by Wikileaks reveals agency's own internal review found key counter-terrorism strategy "may increase support" for the groups it targets Jon Queally Wikileaks on Thursday...

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In his book ‘Discipline and Punish’ Michel Foucault placed the relation of physical torture to subsequent non-violent strategies of social coercion, ‘scientific’ social control...

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It was December 6, 2019, three years into a sagging Clinton presidency and a bitterly divided Congress. That day, the 500-page executive summary of...

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British soldiers recently cleared of accusations including torture, murder and mutilation of Iraqi detainees say they were “betrayed” by the government for having to...

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It was exactly 100 years ago this month when the Christmas Truce of 1914 occurred, when Christian soldiers on both sides of the infamous...

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It seems that Israeli Prime Murderer Benjamin Netanyahu is all in a dither because much of Europe seems on the verge of recognizing Palestine....

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The release of the Senate Select Committee report on CIA torture of detainees has exposed America to great peril. But the danger of publication...

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A computer network that the US Central Intelligence Agency began using a decade ago to conduct the kidnap and torture of terrorist suspects has...

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Stephen Lendman  RINF Alternative News US installed fascist putschists run Ukraine. Illegitimate. Brutal. Lawless. Ruthless. Obama's new friends. A rogue's gallery of societal misfits. Neo-Nazi thugs. Racists....

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In the wake of the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee's bombshell report last week, advocates for those who were victims of the CIA's brutal torture...

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Federal investigators in the United States should considering weighing whether or not health workers involved in the interrogation tactics highlighted in the recent CIA...

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Here's the latest scam the government is burning your money on: a "shark-like spy drone" that looks somewhat like a shark and swims like...

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The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee has released new information claiming the Bush administration misled the American people in the run-up to...

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