Afghanistan

The True Story Of How War Broke Out In Syria

...The CIA agents running the Deraa operation from their office in Jordan had already provided the weapons and cash needed to fuel the flames of revolution in Syria.   With enough money and weapons, you can start a revolution anywhere in the world. In reality, the uprising in Deraa in March 2011 was not fueled by graffiti written by teenagers, and there were no disgruntled parents demanding their children to be freed.    This was part of the Hollywood style script written by skilled CIA agents, who had been given a mission: to destroy Syria for the purpose of regime change.  Deraa was only Act 1: Scene 1.

Obama Ships 15 Guantanamo Prisoners To Emirates In Largest Ever Gitmo Inmate Transfer

In the latest move set to infuriate Republicans, moments ago U.S. officials announced that on Monday, 15 inmates from the Guantanamo prison were transferred to the United Arab Emirates, the single largest transfer of Guantanamo detainees during Obama's administration. Following the transfer of the 12 Yemeni and three Afghan citizens, the total number of detainees at Guantanamo Bay naval base will drop to 61. Most have been held without charge or trial for more than a decade, drawing international condemnation.

Sweden: Report "Conclusions Are Frightening" Amid Summer Inferno Of Sexual Assaults

The results of a recent report, "The current situation regarding sexual assault and proposals for action" expose the problems in Sweden and the conclusions are frightening. Almost all the perpetrators who attacked in groups and who have been apprehended, are citizens of Afghanistan, Eritrea and Somalia - three of the four largest immigrant groups in Sweden who fall into the category of "unaccompanied refugee children."

Saudi Airstrike Kills 7 At Yemen Hospital Run By Doctors Without Borders

Many have forgotten that as US and Russian forces battle the Islamic State, a few hundred kilometers away, Saudi Arabia continues to wage war in Yemen, which is where earlier today a Saudi-led coalition air strike hit a hospital run by Doctors Without Borders (MSF) in the northern Hajja province in Yemen, killing at least seven people and wounding 13.

A Post Western World? A Disturbing Interview With Prof. Harry Redner - Part 2

The political and economic issues broadly discussed in the media usually revolve around political cycles, terrorism, foreign policy, rising debt levels, sluggish economic performance, academic underachievement, environmental problems, ageing demographics and so forth. In our view, this all ties into a major cycle of history that has been with us for some time, and which has been gaining traction since the 1990s: the end of "Western Civilization" and the transition towards a globalized society.

Democrats Brace For More Leaks As Pelosi Changes Cell Number After Barrage Of "Obscene, Sick Calls"

Following the Friday night dump of Democratic files released by the hacker Guccifer 2.0, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that after receiving "scores of mostly obscene and sick calls, voicemails and text messages", she  she was forced to change her number.  Pelosi added that she was on a flight to from Florida to California when the information was released, and received the unwanted messages upon landing.

 

Hillary Clinton's War Policy: "Turmoil, Chaos, & Catastrophe Lie Ahead"

Unfortunately, the future looks bleak for peace and stability around the world. "If Hillary Clinton becomes president of the United States, there will be an even greater emphasis on global airstrikes and confrontation in general. Turmoil, chaos and catastrophe lie ahead."

Pentagon, CIA Form Praetorian Guard For Clinton As Warmonger President

The Pentagon-CIA Praetorian Guard that is being formed around Clinton is not only a harbinger of the militarized totalitarian state administered from Washington; it is also a signal that the United States is moving openly to a policy of unabashed, unrestrained permanent war against any foreign country it so deems.

"It's One Gigantic Lawless Crime Scene" - Exposing The Dirty Business of U.S. 'Think Tanks'

It’s important to acknowledge that the U.S. economy has morphed into one gigantic lawless crime scene. An environment in which crony insiders who add zero value to society parasitically feast on the country’s treasure. In the case of so-called “think tanks,” we have organizations receiving copious taxpayer subsidies for the privilege of screwing over the American public.

Who Got Us Into These Endless Wars?

"America’s role in the world is to corral Russia, defend Europe, contain China, isolate Iran, deter North Korea, and battle al-Qaida and ISIS wherever they may be...bleeding our country's military. We are also to convert Syria, Iraq, Libya, Yemen and Afghanistan into pro-Western preferably democratic countries, and embrace “free trade,” accepting the imported merchandise of all mankind, even if that means endless $800 billion trade deficits, bleeding our country’s economy." Otherwise, you are just an isolationist.

Germany's Migrant Rape Crisis Spirals Out Of Control

Germany's migrant rape crisis has now spread to cities and towns in all 16 of Germany's federal states. Germany now finds itself in a vicious circle: most of the perpetrators are never found, and the few who are frequently receive lenient sentences; and suppression of data about migrant rapes is "Germany-wide phenomenon," according to André Schulz, the head of the Association of Criminal Police.

Video Captures Moment Of Horrific Suicide Bombing In Pakistan Hospital Which Kills At Least 70

A suicide bomber in Pakistan killed at least 70 people and wounded more than a hundred on Monday in an attack on mourners gathered at a hospital in the town of Quetta which has long been regarded as a base for the Afghan Taliban, whose leadership has regularly held meetings there in the past.  In May, Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed by a U.S. drone strike while traveling to Quetta from the Pakistan-Iran border.