viewpoint highlights
news highlights
radio highlights
Original Blog US Casualties Iraqi Casualties Contact Donate
Updated September 14, 2020 - 8:53 PM EDT
US Commander: No Evidence of Russia Bounties
Trump: US in Mideast 'To Protect Israel' Not for Oil
  Bahrain Deal Spotlights Saudi's Stealth Normalization With Israel
Afghan Talks Begin With Clashes Still Continuing
  Trump Nominates War Skeptic as Ambassador to Afghanistan
  Oregon's Helicopters That Fight Wildfires Deployed to Afghanistan
Saudis Launch Airstrikes Against Yemeni Capital
  Saudi Arabia and America Responsible for 'Houthi Threat' in Yemen
UN Urges Covid-19 End to Unilateral Sanctions
East Libyan Government Resigns Amid Protests
TikTok Rejects Microsoft, Makes Deal With Oracle
The Man Who Claimed Proof CIA Did Anthrax Attacks
Iran Says 1,044 Centrifuges Active at Fordow Site
item Saudi Arabia and America Are Responsible for the 'Houthi Threat' in Yemen  by Doug Bandow
item Israel-UAE Deal: The Two-(Police)-State Solution  by Belen Fernandez
item That Atlantic Trump-'Exposer' Also Helped Misreport America's Way Into Iraq War  by Sohrab Ahmari
item The Democrats' Great Surrender on Foreign Policy  by Matt Purple
item Ending the Pentagon's Pandemic of Spending  by Mandy Smithberger
item Assange on Trial: A Stunning Lack of Transparency and Fairness  by Binoy Kampmark

More Viewpoints

Edward Snowden 'Surprised' by Trump Weighing Pardon, Asks Him To Clear Others Charged With Leaks
90 UN Peacekeepers in South Lebanon Contract Coronavirus
Israel/Bahrain/UAE Deals
Bahrain Told Us They Would Not Normalize With Israel, Top Palestinian Laments
Bahrain Opposition Calls on People to Resist Normalization With Israel
Arab-Israeli Normalization Intended for Trump, Netanyahu's Political Interests: Palestinian Official
Israel Normalization May Partition Al-Aqsa Mosque: Analysts
PLO, Hamas to Hold Joint Rallies Decrying UAE, Bahrain Normalization With Israel
Gazans Burn Photos of Bahraini King; Hamas: 'Fight the Virus of Normalization'
After Announcement of Bahrain Ties, Israel Says It Wants to Quickly Open Embassy
UAE, Israeli Educational Institutions Sign Artificial Intelligence MoU
Isolated Palestinians in Search of New Allies
Thousands of Israelis Protest Outside Netanyahu's Residence
Palestinian Journalist Among Four Shot, Injured by Israeli Forces
As Netanyahu Heads Back to DC, Settlers Now Find Themselves on the Outside
Israeli PM Backs Down After Uproar Over Private Plane
Egypt Brokers Negotiations for Israel-Hamas Prisoner Swap
Iran's Currency Hits New Record Low Against the Dollar
Iranian Wrestler Navid Afkari Executed
New Trial of British-Iranian Aid Worker Postponed
Iraq Daily Roundup: 13 Killed
Top Iraq Shi'ite Cleric Backs Early Election After UN Meeting
Turkey to Conduct Naval Exercises Off Cyprus Coast
Mike Pompeo 'Deeply Concerned' Over Turkey's Actions in Eastern Mediterranean
Turkey Says US Needs to Return to Neutral Stance on Cyprus
Turkish Vessel Leaves Contested Waters in Eastern Med: Report
Turkey Has Not Given Up on Rights in East Mediterranean: Defense Minister
Erdogan Tells France Not to 'Mess With Turkey' in Mediterranean Feud
Turkey Blasts Southern EU Leaders' 'Biased' Sanctions Threat
Middle East
Syria's Schools Open Amid Anti-Coronavirus Measures
Lebanese Protesters Clash With Army Near Presidential Palace
US Carriers Resume Port Visits to Oman After 7-Month Gap
US Says Libyan Commander Hafter Agrees to Lift Oil Blockade
Protesters Set Government Building on Fire in Eastern Libya
Mali Military Agrees to 18-Month Transition Government
Mali Opposition Rejects Transition Deal as 'Power Grab'
Mali Interim President Can Be Soldier or Civilian: Rapporteur
Liberia Declares Rape a National Emergency After Spike in Cases
Angola Doctors March Against Virus-Linked Police Violence
Ivory Coast's Bedie Promises to Let Exiles Return if Elected President
Peru Congress Approves President Vizcarra Impeachment Motion Over Leaked Tapes
Peru Bid to Oust President Loses Steam as Opposition Splits
Peru Officials' Homes Raided as Part of Presidential Probe
Colombia Minister Asks Forgiveness as Police Brutality Protests Continue
Mayor of Colombia's Bogota Calls for Reconciliation After Deadly Protests
The War at Home
Top General Says No Role for Military in Presidential Vote
Secretive Pentagon Research Program Looks to Replace Human Hackers With AI
Arizona's 'Downwinders,' Exposed to Cold War Nuclear Testing, Fight for Compensation
The Secret History of America's Only WWII Refugee Camp
Recruit From Wisconsin Found Dead in Fort Jackson Barracks
Pentagon Indentifies Airman Killed in Kuwait Vehicle Accident, Two Others Injured
Lockheed-Boeing Battle Heats Up as USAF Looks to Buy F-15EX
America Has 'Gone Too Far' Interfering in Other Countries' Affairs, China's Wang Yi Says
Chinese Shell Firms Accused of Helping ZTE Sell American Tech to North Korea
Australia Defends Intelligence Raids as Spat With China Escalates
Pompeo: Up to Afghans to Determine Political System During Peace Talks
Some Taliban Negotiators Optimistic About Peace Talks
Five Afghan Army Soldiers Killed in Badghis Province
What Do Ordinary Afghans Want From Talks?
Five Indian Nationals Detained in China Handed Over: Indian Army
Delhi Summons Top Facebook India Official in Hate Speech Probe
Pakistan Says 11-Year-Old Girl Killed by Indian Gunfire in Kashmir
Militants Attack Security Forces in Kashmir
Anti-Shi'ite Protesters March for Second Day in Karachi
Pakistan Army Claims It Has Killed Key Terrorist in Waziristan
Pakistani Police Release Journalist Accused of Defaming Army
Thai Coup Fears as PM's Top General Retires, Military Hedges US-China Bets
Thailand Tells Universities to Stop Students' Calls for Monarchy Reform
Philippines Deports US Marine Who Killed Transgender Woman
At Least 100,000 Belarus Protesters Flood Streets to Demand End of Lukashenko
10,000 Women March to Demand That Belarus President Resign
Belarus Police Violently Detain Dozens of Female Protesters
Belarus Police Detain 250 Protesters in Minsk as Crowds Swell
Greece Announces Massive Arms Purchase Amid Tensions With Turkey
Greece to Acquire Rafale Jets From France, Four Frigates
Greek PM Welcomes Return of Turkish Vessel to Base, Calls It 'Positive First Step'
On Election Eve, Several Thousand Join Anti-Kremlin Rally in Russian Far East
Kremlin Set for Election Wins, but Navalny Supporters Make Rare Gains in Siberia
French Yellow Vests Tussle With Police as Protests Resume
Al-Qaeda Threatens New Charlie Hebdo Massacre Over Republished Mohammed Cartoons
Driver Stabbed in German Town in Possible Terror Attack
Ewan McGregor Says 'It's Time' for Scottish Independence
Venezuela Defies Sanction Tripwires and Imports Iranian Oil
Venezuelan Media Name Alleged US Spy Arrested Near Refinery Complex
Read more

Justin Raimondo
The FBI vs.

Doug Bandow
Saudi Arabia and America Are Responsible for the 'Houthi Threat' in Yemen

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
The Tragedy of Col. (ret.) Joel Rayburn: A Former Student's Lament

David R. Henderson
Is China an Economic Threat?

Reese Erlich
Biden's Troubling Foreign Policy

Ted Snider
What's in the Israel/UAE Agreement? Here's Five Things That Aren't

Scott Horton
Matt Taibbi on the Origins of the Russiagate Hoax

Dave DeCamp
Both Sides Have a Foreign Boogeyman to Blame for the 2020 Election

Sheldon Richman
Regarding Seth Rogen: Some Feelings Ought To Be Hurt

Lucy Steigerwald
Jackson State and Forgotten History

Additional Contributors
Reproduction of material from any original pages
without written permission is strictly prohibited.
Copyright 2020