viewpoint highlights
news highlights
radio highlights
Original Blog US Casualties Iraqi Casualties Contact Donate
Updated July 14, 2021 - 8:35 PM EDT
State Dept Looking at Ways To 'Support' Cubans
  Miami Mayor Says the US Should Consider Bombing Cuba
US: Only Iran Can Say When Talks Will Re-Start
  Iran Ready to Release All US Political Prisoners in Full Exchange
  Biden-Linked Expert Backs Iran Regime Change at MEK Event
Navy Sec-Nominee to 'Exclusively' Focus on China
  US Steps Up Warnings for Firms Doing Business in Xinjiang
  Japan's Annual Defense Paper Warns of Taiwan Tensions for First Time
Afghan Troops Overwhelmed by Taliban Attack
  Russia Warns Against US Military in Central Asia Near Afghanistan
  British DM: UK Will Work With Taliban Should They Come to Power
320 Killed in New Fighting in Central Yemen
Haitians Apprehensive of Foreign Troops
item No More Special Favors for the Murderous, Aggressive Saudi Regime  by Doug Bandow
item An All-American Path to War?  by Michael Klare
item How Rumsfeld Micromanaged Torture  by Andrew Cockburn
item A Deranged Cult and Our Warped Foreign Policy  by Daniel Larison
item The Devil in the MH17 Details  by John Helmer
item Make European Defense European  by Justin Logan

More Viewpoints

House Panel Votes to Repeal 2001, 2002 War Authorizations
Washington Warns Haitians, Cubans Not to Try to Flee to US
One Man Dies in Anti-Government Protest in Cuba
Poll: 25% of US Jews Think Israel Is Apartheid State
The War at Home
Defense Lawyers: Don't Force-Feed 9/11 Suspect at Guantanamo Bay
This Is What It Looks Like When a Paratrooper Crashes Through Your Roof
House Panel Advances $706b Pentagon Bill on Party-Line Vote
US Trials Nano Satellites for Missile Defense
FCC Finalizes Program To Rip and Replace Huawei, ZTE Equipment in US
Homeland Security Funding Package Pours Millions Into Migrant Surveillance
House Lawmakers Call Out Lack of Progress With Space Force Acquisition Reforms
Taliban Doesn't Want Fighting Inside Afghan Cities: Senior Leader
Senior Afghan Leaders to Travel to Doha for Talks With Taliban
Taliban Surge in N. Afghanistan Sends Thousands Fleeing
Four Killed, Five Wounded in Kabul Blast
Taliban Warns Turkish Forces Against Remaining in Afghanistan
Afghan Forces Led by Ex-Jihadi Positioned in Herat to Fight Taliban
Afghanistan's Ghani: Security Situation Will Improve in 3 Months
France Urges Citizens to Leave Afghanistan Over Security Concerns
China/Hong Kong
China Slams Yellen's Call for US-European 'Unified Front'
Danger From China 'Clear and Present Already,' INDOPACOM's Top Intel Officer Warns
China Says It Opposes US Interference in Internal Affairs Related to Hong Kong
Pakistan Eyes Drones and Deeper Ties With Turkey, Concerns in Delhi of Possible Triad With China
Biden's Vietnam Ambassador Nominee Vows to Press Hanoi on Rights, Trade
Rebel Forces in Ethiopia's Tigray Launch New Offensive
UN Urges 'Verifiable Withdrawal' of Eritrean Troops From Ethiopia's Tigray
UN Rights Council Passes Resolution Calling for Eritrean Troops to Leave Tigray
Burkina Faso Attack Leaves 10 Dead, Including Seven Defense Volunteers
Several Egyptians Announce Hunger Strikes in Solidarity With Political Prisoners
Cuban Leaders Beef Up Police Patrols After Rare Protests
Spain Demands Immediate Release of ABC Reporter Detained in Cuba
Mexico FM Says Looking Into Humanitarian Aid for Cuba
China Calls on US to End Economic Blockade of Cuba After Protests
10 Colombian 'Paramilitaries' Killed in Caracas Clashes: Maduro
Mexican Navy Offers Rare Apology Over Missing People in Border Town
Israeli Military, Shin Bet, Gantz Balked at Seizing PA Taxes Over Terror Stipends: Report
Israel Wants Voucher System for Foreign Aid to Gaza: Minister
Israel Bars Jailed Palestinian From Daughter's Funeral
In 2015, New Israeli National Security Adviser Saw Iran Nuclear Deal as 'Lesser Evil'
Israel/Palestine & the US
Facebook Blocks Gaza's Shehab News Agency From Its Platform
Cornel West Resigns From Harvard Citing 'Anti-Palestinian Prejudices'
Israel/Palestine & the World
In Meetings With Israeli FM, EU Expresses Eagerness to Improve Israel Ties
Turkish and Israeli Presidents Talk in Rare Phone Call
Who Is Buying Israeli Counter-Drone Systems in South Asia?
China Steps Up Food Assistance to Palestinians in Besieged Gaza
Israeli PM Bennett: Israel's Security Depends on Ties With Jordan
Israel, Morocco in Talks to Hold Official Lapid Visit to Rabat
Israeli Media: UAE to Officially Open Embassy in Tel Aviv
Iraq Daily Roundup: Five Killed
At Least 92 Killed in Second Covid-19 Hospital Fire in Months
French Official Warns Lebanese Leaders of Upcoming Sanctions
Foreign Envoys Frustrated With Lebanon's Rejection of Reforms-For-Aid Deals
Beirut: A Day in the Life of a 'Ghost City'
Judge in Lebanon Blast Probe 'Rejects MPs' Immunity Move'
Relatives of Disappeared in Court for Second Hearing After Arrests at Vigil
Turkey's Erdogan, China's Xi Discuss Uyghurs in Phone Call: Turkish Presidency
Middle East
Saudi Arabia: Doctor 'Forcibly Disappeared' Since Arrest Two Months Ago
Qatar Says It Has Received Initial Okay From UN for Control of Own Airspace
Bahrain: Use of Death Penalty and Torture on the Rise, Says Report
Mystery Grows With Key Suspect in Haiti President Killing
US Sent Personnel to Protect Embassy After Haiti Assassination, Say Officials
Haitian Activists Call for an End to Corruption and Violence
Colombian Ex-Soldiers Went to Haiti for Security Not Assassination: Colleague
Germany Launches 'Space Command' to Protect Infrastructure
Merkel, Biden Face Tough Talks on Russian Gas Pipeline, China
Ukraine's Interior Minister Resigns
Lithuanian Parliament Votes to Allow Mass Detention of Asylum Seekers
Read more

Doug Bandow
Treat Saudi Arabia Like a Normal Country: No More Special Favors for a Murderous, Aggressive Regime

Daniel Larison
A Deranged Cult and Our Warped Foreign Policy

Ted Galen Carpenter
Refreshing Exception: Resistance Prevented Obama From Starting Another Presidential War

Ted Snider
Iran's Election: Making Your Iranian Nightmares Come True

Ray McGovern
Blaming Russia for MH17 Shoot-Down: A Bum Rap?

Ramzy Baroud
The People vs. Mahmoud Abbas: Are the Palestinian Authority's Days Numbered?

Rick Rozoff
New Triangular Axis in Greater Middle East: Turkey, Israel, and Azerbaijan

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
Spare Us an Afghan Threequel, Joe: Don't Get Pulled Back In!

Scott Horton
Another Failed 20-Year War: America vs. Somalia

Dave DeCamp
Despite Pushing Them Together, the US Is Unhappy With Closer Russia-China Ties

Sheldon Richman
About That 'Real Estate Dispute' in Sheikh Jarrah

David R. Henderson
Chuck Yeager on War Crimes

Justin Raimondo
The FBI vs.

Additional Contributors
Reproduction of material from any original pages
without written permission is strictly prohibited.
Copyright 2021