viewpoint highlights
news highlights
radio highlights
Original Blog US Casualties Iraqi Casualties Contact Donate
Updated January 3, 2022 - 9:58 PM EST
Israel: World Can't Imagine Capabilities To Hit Iran
  Iran Says Nuclear Talks Have Made 'Satisfactory Progress'
  Why Bombing Iran (Is Still) a Bad Idea
Nearly 200 Houthis Killed in Yemen's Maarib
  Pro-Saudi Forces Launch Operation Against Houthis in Shabwah
Who Won in Afghanistan? Private Contractors
Iraqi Military: We Need Coalition Airstrikes Against ISIS
Syrian al-Qaeda Looks to Elections to Court West's Support
item How the US Transformed a Tiny African State Into a Hub of Imperial Aggression  by TJ Coles
item Sudan's Military Rulers Are Hated by Their People but Coddled by the West  by Julian Sayarer
item The Construction of Israel's Gaza Concentration Camp Is Complete  by Haidar Eid
item Uncle Sam Should Make Some New Year's Resolutions  by Doug Bandow
item America's Wars Are Far More Costly Than the Pentagon Admits  by Lipton Matthews
item Why Bombing Iran (Is Still) a Bad Idea  by Annelle Sheline & Bruce Riedel

More Viewpoints

Navy Rebuts Recommendation to Close Red Hill Fuel Tanks in Hawaii
Book: UK Had Warned It Would Recognize Palestine if Israel Annexed West Bank
Media Watchdog Says 45 Journalists Killed in 2021
Israeli Warplanes, Navy Boats Bomb Sites in Gaza
357 Palestinians Were Killed in 2021, Including 90-Year-Old Man
Police Officers, Settlers Injured in Clash at West Bank Kumi Ori Outpost
Israeli Navy Attacks Fishermen in Gaza
Israeli Troops Kill Palestinian in Occupied West Bank
Palestinians Wounded as Israeli Forces Attack Weekly West Bank Protests
Dozens of Jewish Settlers Storm Al-Aqsa Complex in Jerusalem
Israeli Settlers Chase Palestinian Herders in the West Bank
PPS: Israel Issues 1595 Administrative Detention Orders Against Palestinians in 2021
Jewish Settlers Riot During Demolition at West Bank Outpost, Three Cops and Several Youths Hurt
Israel Signs $3 Billion Deal for US Helicopters, Refueling Planes
Iran Calls for UN Action on US Over Killing of Qassem Soleimani
Iran Space Launch Fails to Put Payloads Into Orbit: Official
Nine Said Killed in Shootout Between 'Armed Bandits' and Iran's Revolutionary Guards
Iraq Annual Roundup: 1,625 Killed During 2021
Thousands Rally in Baghdad to Mark 2020 Killing of Iran General Soleimani
At a Lunch in Najaf, Muqtada Al-Sadr Tries to Divide and Conquer
Iraqi Minister Sacks Local Police Chief After Deadly Operation
Five Killed After Leftover Mine From Iran-Iraq War Explodes Near Basra
Kurdish Language Removed From Street Signs in Iraq's Disputed Kirkuk
Woman, Two Children Killed in Russian Strikes on Syria's Idlib
Suspected Turkish Attack Injures at Least One Person in Syria
Saudi Arabia/Yemen
UN Urges Yemeni Government to Allow Entry of New Equipment for Sanaa Airport
Saudi Arabia Executes Yemeni for Plotting Suicide Attack
US Court Dismisses Saudi Case Against Former Intelligence Officer Saad Al-Jabri
EU Flag Removed From Arc de Triomphe After Causing Stir
Ukrainian Firm Flight Tests Drone-Based AWACs
US Is 'Prepared to Respond' to Sudan's Deadly Crackdown on Anti-Coup Protests, Says Blinken
Sudan Security Deploys to Block Anti-Coup Rallies
Five Killed in Protests Against Military Rule in Sudan, Doctors Say
Sudan General Promises Free Elections as Protest Death Toll Rises
Factbox: Sudan's Abdalla Hamdok
Sudan's Political Strife – Timeline
Sudan Coup: The Turbulent Times of Abdalla Hamdok
Sudan Cuts Mobile Internet Ahead of Anti-Coup Rallies
Two TV Journalists Freed in Sudan After Mass Street Protests
South Africa Parliament Building Badly Damaged in Apparent Arson
Detained Tunisian Politician Hospitalized 'in Critical Condition'
Central African Republic Mine Blast Injures Bangladeshi Peacekeepers
Mali Proposes Five-Year Election Delay to West African Bloc
US Removes Ethiopia, Mali, and Guinea From AGOA Trade Program
Anger Over Guinea-Bissau and Senegal 'Oil and Gas Contract'
Egypt: Daughter of Exiled Muslim Brotherhood Spiritual Leader Released From Prison
North Korea's Kim Talks Food Not Nukes for 2022
South Korean Crosses Armed Border in Rare Defection to North
South Korea's Ex-President Park Freed After Five Years in Prison
China/Hong Kong
Hong Kong Online Portal Citizen News to Shut Down on Tuesday
China Reopens Embassy in Nicaragua After Diplomatic Switch
Rally in Kabul Seeks Afghan Assets' Release, Taliban Recognition
Recognizing Afghan Govt in World's Interest: Taliban
Taliban MoD to Form 100,000-Member Defense Force
Iran Will Not Recognize Kabul Until Govt Is Inclusive: Envoy
Afghan Ex-President Ghani: Promises of Evacuation to Elite Soldiers Caused Collapse
Afghan Evacuees Remain at Base in Kosovo for Additional Screening
Four Soldiers Killed in Raid on Pakistan Taliban Hideout
US Military
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin Tests Positive for Covid-19
US Marines Add $168 Million to BAE Amphibious Vehicle Contract
Read more

Doug Bandow
Uncle Sam Should Make Some New Year's Resolutions

Ramzy Baroud
Why Is Israel Amending Its Open-Fire Policy: Three Possible Answers

Daniel Larison
US Militarism Should Have Died With the Soviet Union

Ted Galen Carpenter
Lost Opportunity: How the Clinton Administration Started a Cold War With a Democratic Russia

Ray McGovern
What! No Russian Invasion of Ukraine?

David Stockman
The Christmas Truce of 1914 – Why There Is Still No Peace On Earth

Ted Snider
NATO, Russia and the Other Broken Promise

Patrick J. Buchanan
What To Do About That Russian Ultimatum

Sheldon Richman
Joe Biden, Let's Not Go to War

Scott Horton
Against Intervention and Regime Change: A Debate with Bill Kristol

Maj. Danny Sjursen, USA (ret.)
The Perils of Forgetting: Learn From the Afghan War or Repeat It!

David R. Henderson
Remembering Hiroshima

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

Justin Raimondo
The FBI vs.

Additional Contributors
Reproduction of material from any original pages
without written permission is strictly prohibited.
Copyright 2022