Trump Approves Heavy Weapons for Kurds, Afghanistan Surge Likely

Trump Approves Heavy Weapons for Kurds, Afghanistan Surge Likely by Stephen Lendman Trump straightaway in office proved his noninterventionist campaign promises were baloney! He escalated Bush/Cheney/Obama wars in Syria, Iraq and Yemen, threatens possible nuclear war on the Korean peninsula, dashed hoped for improved relations with Russia, and likely intends sending thousands more combat troops... Continue Reading →

US/UK/Jordanian Troops Near Syria’s Border a Likely Military Exercise

US/UK/Jordanian Troops Near Syria’s Border a Likely Joint Military Exercise by Stephen Lendman  On Monday, regional media reported large numbers of heavily armed US, UK and Jordanian troops, along with ISIS and al-Nusra terrorists, massed near Syria’s border, heightening fears of possible invasion. Government forces captured Beit Naim village, southwest of eastern Ghouta near Damascus,... Continue Reading →

Putin Congratulates Macron, NYT Russia Bashing Stays Unrelenting

Putin Congratulates Macron, NYT Russia Bashing Stays Unrelenting by Stephen Lendman Macron’s triumph assures deplorable continuity, including involvement in US imperial wars, neoliberal harshness, and police state crackdowns on nonbelievers. Media scoundrels cheered his election, on the wrong side of all vital issues, especially geopolitical ones. Vladimir Putin congratulated Macron, in part saying “(t)he  people... Continue Reading →

Republican Extremists Launch Israel Victory Caucus

Republican Extremists Launch Israel Victory Caucus by Stephen Lendman Co-sponsored by neocon House members Bill Johnson (R. OH) and Ron DeSantis (R. FL), partnered with Islamophobe Daniel Pipes, they blame Palestinians for Israeli high crimes committed against them. They endorse continued occupation harshness, Pipes deplorably saying “(v)ictory means imposing your will on your enemy so... Continue Reading →

Sham Congressional Testimony on Alleged US Election Meddling

Sham Congressional Testimony on Alleged Russian US Election Meddling by Stephen Lendman Since US intelligence community accusations surfaced last year, not a shred of evidence was provided corroborating baseless claims. None exists. No Russian US election hacking occurred. America’s intelligence community lied claiming otherwise - part of longstanding Russia bashing, along with an attempt to... Continue Reading →

War Criminal Obama Receives JFK Profile in Courage Award

War Criminal Obama Receives JFK Profile in Courage Award by Stephen Lendman His deplorable record speaks for itself. He’s no JFK, just the opposite, an unindicted war criminal unaccountable for eight years of high crimes against peace.  He enforced police state harshness, waged war on Islam, Latino immigrants, environmental and animal rights activists, whistleblowers, and... Continue Reading →

Syria Supports De-Escalation Zones, Rejects UN Involvement

Syria Supports De-Escalation Zones, Rejects UN Involvement by Stephen Lendman On Monday, Syrian Foreign Minister Walid al-Moallem said his government supports the Russian, Iranian, Turkish plan, adding: Agreement reached aims to stop “bloodshed and improve the living conditions of the Syrian population…” He expressed “hope that all armed parties will be committed to the provisions... Continue Reading →

Russian/US Foreign Ministers to Meet in Washington

Russian/US Foreign Ministers to Meet in Washington by Stephen Lendman On Monday, a brief State Department statement said “Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will meet with Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov in Washington DC on Wednesday, May 10, to discuss Ukraine, Syria, and bilateral issues.”  “On Ukraine, the sides will discuss the need to stop the... Continue Reading →

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