Bolivia Does Not Exist

The tactics used to fight against decolonization are what we call a “hybrid war,” writes Vijay Prashad. As the generals do the dirty work, the aims of international capital are eventually met. By Vijay Prashad Tricontinental: Institute...

US & Israel Cast Lone UN Votes Against Historic Peace Measures

Most of the international community supported draft resolutions calling for a nuclear weapons-free Middle East, measures to stop an arms race in outer space, and an end to the blockade of Cuba, reports Ben...

What America’s Allies Really Think About Trump’s Syria Decision

During a few wild weeks in October, U.S. allies watched as their own worst nightmare befell America’s Kurdish partners in Syria. Here’s what that means for America’s standing in the world. Delil Souleiman / AFP...

Nord Stream 2-The Cold War Returns to Germany

By Frank Dohmen, Alexander Jung and Roland Nelles Shortly before its completion, the United States aims to torpedo the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project that would carry natural gas from Russia to Germany. Berlin is caught between the...

Solid steps taken on Syrian reconstruction, steady political process needed for more

DILARA ASLAN A SYRIAN FRUIT MERCHANT ORGANISES BANANAS OUTSIDE HIS SHOP IN THE REBEL-HELD TOWN OF MAARET AL-NUMAN, IN THE NORTH OF IDLIB PROVINCE ON SEPTEMBER 27, 2018. (Photo by OMAR HAJ KADOUR / AFP) Significant...

The Other Genocide of Christians

By /www.americanthinker.com-Raymond Ibrahim  One of the most refreshing aspects of Resolution 296 -- which acknowledges the Armenian Genocide, and which the House recently overwhelmingly voted for -- is that it does not exclude those...

Israelis in south brace for more rockets as barrages continue despite Gaza ceasefire

Iron Dome intercepts rockets over Sderot in fresh truce violation; schools to stay closed in Ashkelon, Sderot and Gaza border areas Friday; Gazans call for fresh rocket fire as Islamic Jihad spokesman says fighters...

Opinion: What China and the Koreas can learn from German reunification

Even though the current situation in Asia differs fundamentally from that of Europe in 1989-90, three basic rules should apply to every process of unifying a state, writes Alexander Görlach. The reasons may not be...

What happens to nuclear waste from power plants?

African countries looking to invest in nuclear energy as a source of clean electricity should consider Europe's struggles with disposing of radioactive waste. Seventy years after the nuclear age began, no country has built a...

West Can Expect Major ISIS Attacks Thanks to Syria Failure, Kurdish General Warns

By David Brennan -  Newsweek Syrian Democratic Forces General Mazloum Kobani has warned that Turkey's recent invasion of northeastern Syria makes major attacks by the Islamic State militant group more likely, suggesting the...

‘Didn’t match any known aircraft’: Navy crew speaks out on 2004 UFO encounter, saw...

Crew members who were aboard a Navy warship during a freak encounter with unidentified flying objects in 2004 have come forward with new details about the mysterious episode, offering captivating first-hand accounts. On a training...

Shooting NATO with its own bullet? What we know about Kalashnikov’s new rifle, chambered...

As Russia marks famed Soviet inventor Mikhail Kalashnikov’s centenary, we look at the newest incarnation of his time-tested rifle. The AK-308 fires NATO rounds, giving the Russian manufacturer an edge over western rivals. Sitting along...

Trans-Atlantic Hate -Neo-Nazi ‘Atomwaffen Division’ Spreads Fear in Germany

German politicians and activists have been the focus of a wave of vicious, neo-Nazi threats of late, many of them signed by a new extremist group from the U.S. called the "Atomwaffen Division." Security...

‘Defending our democracy’ or Schiff show? Impeachment hearing reveals world where establishment feelings trump...

So far, the efforts to impeach President Donald Trump have revealed far more about the corruption in US foreign policy and the Washington bureaucracy than any White House wrongdoing. Nevertheless, the establishment persisted. To hear...

US & Turkey working on ‘resolving S-400 issue,’ but Trump & Erdogan tight-lipped on...

US President Donald Trump and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan said their countries were working to “resolve” the issue of Ankara purchasing Russian S-400 air defense systems, without going into any specifics. Erdogan, who...

Disney+ recuts own classics: Why do corporate gatekeepers think we will turn racist if...

Launch of Disney+ was accompanied by an announcement that some of its movies would be shown edited to suit modern day censors. This is a cowardly, ineffective, and intellectually dishonest way of fighting social...

To weaken police power is to help rioters

http://www.globaltimes.cn-Since the radical protesters started to force strikes of labor, school and market by blocking traffic on Monday, new focal points in Hong Kong's situation have surfaced. Rioters on Tuesday threw assorted objects from an...

Vandalism is a necessary tactic, say HK protesters

Activists insist destroying property is an effective way to put pressure on the government By Jeff Pao – Asia Times Vandalizing shops and blocking roads may make life unpleasant for Hong Kong’s residents, but it is...

US accuses European court of showing ‘anti-Israel bias’ in settlement labels ruling

European Court of Justice ruled that products made in Israeli settlements in the occupied territories must be labelled as such By MEE staff The United States has accused the European Union's top court of displaying an...

Ankara, Washington continue business diplomacy to remove hurdles for improving trade ties

DAILY SABAH President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an, third from left, attended a roundtable meeting with Turkish and American businesspeople, Washington, D.C., Nov. 12, 2019. Despite the recently strained relations between Turkey and the U.S., the two allies...