Wednesday, 20 June , 2018

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Momentum builds toward US-led strike on Syria

By James Cogan 13 April 2018 The momentum toward a US-led attack on the Assad government in Syria continued to build over the past...

Mattis: Still no evidence on Syria chemical attack, but I believe...

12 Apr, 2018 US Secretary of Defense James Mattis reiterated that the Pentagon still has no independent evidence to confirm that there was a chemical...

Mattis Admits There Was No Evidence Assad Used Poison Gas on...

By Ian Wilkie 2/8/18 Lost in the hyper-politicized hullabaloo surrounding the Nunes Memorandum and the Steele Dossier was the striking statement by Secretary...

Is Trump Assembling a War Cabinet?

by Patrick J. Buchanan Posted on March 27, 2018 The last man standing between the U.S. and war with Iran may be a four-star general...

Now Mattis Admits There Was No Evidence Assad Used Poison Gas...

By Ian Wilkie 2/8/18 Lost in the hyper-politicized hullabaloo surrounding the Nunes Memorandum and the Steele Dossier was the striking statement by Secretary of...

Netanyahu, Trump discuss war preparations against Iran

By Bill Van Auken 7 March 2018 Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s five-day trip to the US has been dominated by a growing drumbeat...

Why one war when we can heve two!

by Eric Margolis February 24, 2018  `We will continue to prosecute the campaign against terrorists, but great-power competition – not terrorism – is now the...

“Russians killed” in major US Syria strike

Many are feared dead in a US strike on a government base in Deir el-Zor province 14/02/2018 Russian media say an unknown number of private Russian...

US dismisses fears of wider war after deadly Syria clashes

Reuters, Washington Friday, 9 February 2018 US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis dismissed concerns on Thursday that the United States was being dragged into a broader...

Pentagon unveils new nuclear weapons strategy, ending Obama-era push to reduce...

By Paul Sonne 2/2/2018 The Pentagon released a new nuclear arms policy Friday that calls for the introduction of two new types of weapons, effectively ending Obama-era...