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AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

Originally posted at TomDispatch. Today, TomDispatch regular Andrew Bacevich, author of America’s War for the Greater Middle East, focuses on the sole memorial in this country to those who have fought in our now almost 18-year-old war on terror – never actually a coherent “war” but a spreading...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

A pair of air strikes in southern Afghanistan killed 14 civilians, including five women and seven children, the United Nations said on Thursday. The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) tweeted that the attacks occurred in Helmand and Kunar provinces on May 20 and May 22. It did not say...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

In "celebration" of Memorial Day, this Nation’s most somber day of remembering and grieving those sacrificed in war, President Trump is considering pardoning a number of Servicemen accused or convicted of war crimes. To the delight of some and the outrage of others, President Trump has already...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

My friend Andrew Rubin is an amputee. He’s lost his right hand, lower arm, right foot, and lower leg. He used to be an avid runner and cyclist. He can’t do much of that anymore, although his walking is getting much better. Soon he might be able to run with his artificial leg. Andrew is …...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

On Monday NBC news reported "Russian documents reveal desire to sow racial discord and violence in the US." The claim is that these documents are communications between associates of Yevgeny Prigozhin, who is described as a "Kremlin linked oligarch indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller."...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

ISIS militants attacked a car was where militia members congregate.

The post <I>Iraq Daily Roundup:</I> ISIS Attack on Militia; Six Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-24 - Original post - cached version

In Sweden, prosecutors have applied to the Swedish courts to issue a warrant for Julian Assange’s arrest. There is a tremendous back story to that simple statement. The European arrest warrant must be issued from one country to another by a judicial authority. The original Swedish request for...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-23 - Original post - cached version

On May 16, 2008, near the town of Baiji in Iraq, 1st Lieutenant Michael Behenna, US Army, murdered a prisoner. That was the verdict of the jury in his 2009 court martial, anyway. He was sentenced to 25 years in prison, but paroled in less than five. On May 6, 2019, US president Donald Trump …...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-23 - Original post - cached version

Several militants were killed in strikes near the Syria border.

The post Security Operations near Syria border; Nine Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-22 - Original post - cached version

After 40 years of mutual mistrust and failed efforts to achieve a lasting détente, regime change advocates, AIPAC and neoconservatives may finally get what they want: a U.S. war with Iran. Currently Iran is one of the most educated nations in the Middle East, where 60% percent of college...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-22 - Original post - cached version

Originally posted at TomDispatch. In this country, reactions to the Mueller report have been all-American beyond belief. Let’s face it, when it comes to election meddling, it’s been me, me, me, 24/7 here. Yes, in some fashion some set of Russians meddled in the last election campaign, whether it...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-22 - Original post - cached version

A newly discovered mass grave yielded dozens of bodies.

The post 13 Killed in Iraq; 37 Found in Mass Grave appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-21 - Original post - cached version

What if they called a war and no one came? Well, now’s the time folks. The apparent march to war with Iran represents a pivotal moment in the historical arc – the rise and fall – of our republic come empire. This potential war is so unnecessary, so irrational, that it borders on the absurd. …...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-21 - Original post - cached version

“If Iran wants to fight,” US president Donald Trump tweeted on May 19, “that will be the official end of Iran. Never threaten the United States again.” The “threat” Trump appears to be responding to is a statement from Iranian foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif that “[w]e are certain … there...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-21 - Original post - cached version

A bomb left in a field killed and injured several farmers.

The post Farmers Blasted in the Field; 11 Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-20 - Original post - cached version

Some called her a traitor; others insisted she was a hero. Whatever, she blew the whistle ultimately revealing the truth behind the build-up to the Iraq War-regime change, disguised as terrifying threats of weapons of mass destruction. Exaggerating threats to provoke a war? Sound familiar? Never...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-20 - Original post - cached version

An analysis of 640 pages of FBI investigatory records obtained by IRmep under the Freedom of Information Act reveals how the FBI Director limited Senator John D. Rockefeller’s urgent 2003 written demand for accountability over faulty Iraq war intelligence into a narrow overseas investigation....

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-20 - Original post - cached version

The outcome of a U.S. war with Iran is as predictable as the outcome of the 1997 blockbuster Titanic. The great ship of state ends up at the bottom of the ocean – everything else is just small drama. The above is not a desperate cry for caution or pragmatism. It is based on the … Continue...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-20 - Original post - cached version

Two separate bombs targeted security personnel.

The post Bombs Target Security Personnel; Seven Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-19 - Original post - cached version

More strikes on ISIS hideouts.

The post Fresh Airstrikes on ISIS Hideouts; Nine Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-18 - Original post - cached version

The printing press was the origin of mass media, so freedom in its applications was always important. As a central vehicle for political discourse, such freedom was proportionate to that of society as a whole, in a two-way causal relationship. "Press" then became the term for influential public...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-17 - Original post - cached version

If Iran had spent the last few decades lying about and threatening the United States, and had attacked and built military bases in Canada and Mexico, and had imposed sanctions on the United States that were creating great suffering, and then a lying scheming war-crazed Iranian official announced...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-17 - Original post - cached version

Speaking on state TV of the prospect of a war in the Gulf, Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei seemed to dismiss the idea. "There won’t be any war. … We don’t seek a war, and (the Americans) don’t either. They know it’s not in their interests." The ayatollah’s analysis – a war is in neither...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-17 - Original post - cached version

Originally posted at TomDispatch. As William Hartung and Mandy Smithberger reported at TomDispatch recently, the national security budget has reached $1.25 trillion annually without evidently peaking, while the U.S. military fights wars without end across a significant swath of the planet (and...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-17 - Original post - cached version

Protests turned deadly in Najaf after Shi'te cleric Muqtada al-Sadr called on followers to protest corruption.

The post Protests Turn Deadly; Nine Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

An Iraq-War redux is now in full play, with leading roles played by some of the same protagonists – President Donald Trump’s national security adviser, John Bolton, for example, who says he still thinks attacking Iraq was a good idea. Co-starring is Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. The New York...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

This May 15th, Palestinians commemorated seventy-one years of diaspora due to the founding of the state of Israel. Over 400 villages, towns and urban centers of Mandate Palestine were ethnically cleansed of their inhabitants. In that fateful May of 1948, some 750,000 millennium-old dwellers of...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

Only 70 days into his presidency, Ronald Reagan faced an assassination attempt. While he was in surgery and the vice president was mid-flight over Texas, Secretary of State Alexander Haig famously declared in front of the press, “As of now, I am in control here, in the White House.” Haig’s...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-16 - Original post - cached version

Militants attacked police in Rashad and Hawija in Kirkuk province.

The post Police Forces Attacked Near Kirkuk; 22 Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-15 - Original post - cached version

Who do we think we are? Truly. The latest reports that the Trump administration is considering plans for deploying 120,000 troops to the Middle East – presumably to strike Iran – demonstrates how Washington’s foreign policy has finally gone off the rails. Crazier still, the impending war with...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-15 - Original post - cached version

Originally posted at TomDispatch. Back in 2012, I stumbled across figures on the U.S. government’s classification of documents and was stunned. In 2011, 92,064,862 of them had been sequestered and 26,058,678 of those given “top secret” status. (Who even knew that so many documents could be...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-14 - Original post - cached version

On May 4, Israel launched a series of deadly airstrikes on the besieged Gaza Strip, prompting a response from various resistance groups. At least 25 Palestinians were killed and nearly 200 people wounded in the Israeli attacks. Four Israelis were also killed by Palestinian rockets. The clashes...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-14 - Original post - cached version

Americans vote their pocketbooks. It’s the economy, stupid. Absent a war or recent terrorist attack, conventional wisdom believes that voters prioritize domestic issues. Right now, conventional wisdom is correct. According to the latest Pew Research poll, the five most important issues for...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-14 - Original post - cached version

They say the last sip of a drink is mostly backwash. The last understanding of a war should be that every speck of it is backwash in the sense used by Ellen N. La Motte in her 1916 book The Backwash of War. La Motte was a U.S. nurse who worked at a French hospital … Continue reading "The Last...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-14 - Original post - cached version

Two civilians who were killed in an attack belonged to a political party.

The post ISIS Attacks Two Political Party Members; Five Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-13 - Original post - cached version

John Bolton has gotten away with a dangerous deception. The national security adviser’s announcement Sunday that the Pentagon has deployed air and naval forces to the Middle East, which he combined with a threat to Iran, points to a new maneuver to prepare the ground for an incident that could...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-13 - Original post - cached version

“There is no military solution” is an often-heard saying since the “global war on terror” began almost 18 years ago. We need political solutions to the military conflicts we’ve embroiled ourselves in over the last two decades, most policymakers agree. But in the meantime, the last three...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-13 - Original post - cached version

Operations in the Hamrin Mountains left several militants dead.

The post Ongoing anti-ISIS Operations in North; Four Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-12 - Original post - cached version

Casualties in Iraq included children.

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AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-11 - Original post - cached version

Mix a little socialism in with the oil and war may be unavoidable. Thus, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, talking about Venezuela: "The president has been crystal clear and incredibly consistent. Military action is possible. If that’s what’s required, that’s what the United States will do." He...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-11 - Original post - cached version

Last Friday members of Mouvement Québécois pour la Paix interrupted a $135-a-plate luncheon to confront defence minister Harjit Sajjan. At an event sponsored by SNC Lavalin, Bombardier, Rio Tinto, etc., we called for cutting military spending, for Canada to withdraw from NATO and an end to...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-10 - Original post - cached version

The way things between US and Russia are now going we are quickly approaching a repeat of the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, which was a pivotal moment of the last century. Back then, both nations stood "eyeball to eyeball" in a way that could have resulted in the nuclear exchange, the deaths of 100...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-10 - Original post - cached version

I have not critiqued articles in Foreign Affairs magazine for at least two years because it seemed pointless to whip a dead horse. Dead intellectually I mean. I regretted the loss of a sparring partner given that FA was and remains broadly representative of the US foreign policy establishment....

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-10 - Original post - cached version

In 2003, George W. Bush took us to war to liberate Iraq from the despotism of Saddam Hussein and convert that nation into a beacon of freedom and prosperity in the Middle East. Tuesday, Mike Pompeo flew clandestinely into Baghdad, met with the prime minister and flew out in four hours. The visit...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-10 - Original post - cached version

A suicide bomber may have killed or wounded almost two dozen people in Sadr City.

The post Suicide Bomber Strikes in Sadr City; 18 Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-09 - Original post - cached version

The US backed Afghan president Ashraf Ghani called for a Ramadan truce with the Taliban this year, but the Taliban rejected it, continuing attacks against Afghan government forces. The Taliban insisted there will not be any ceasefires or peace until foreign troops have left the country....

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-09 - Original post - cached version

The International Conference on Palestine held in Istanbul between April 27-29 brought together many speakers and hundreds of academics, journalists, activists and students from Turkey and all over the world. The Conference was a rare opportunity aimed at articulating a discourse of...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-09 - Original post - cached version

On April 29, the so-called caliph of Islamic State (ISIS or IS), Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, appeared in an 18-minute propaganda video published by Al Furqan media network. In his first public appearance since the summer of 2014, Baghdadi covered a host of issues, including recent events. He addressed...

AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-09 - Original post - cached version

Militants killed or injured a number of people in a village north of Baghdad.

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AntiWar.com Original Content - 2019-05-08 - Original post - cached version

I don’t know if most people in the United States ever knew what Fallujah meant. It’s hard to believe the U.S. military would still exist if they did. But certainly it has been largely forgotten – a problem that could be remedied if everyone picks up a copy of The Sacking of Fallujah: A People’s...

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