Iran Threatens Ballistic Missile Strikes on American Forces, Can Hit ‘All U.S. Bases’

Iran beefs up missile program as U.S. targets rocket research SHARE TWEET EMAIL Getty Images BY: Adam Kredo October 31, 2017 11:40 am A top Iranian military commander has threatened to launch ballistic missile attacks on U.S. forces in the region amid a public effort by the Islamic Republic to show off its advanced missile capabilities,…

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Reduced to nothing but bones: Haunting photos from the American Civil War

WARNING: GRAPHIC IMAGES  The American Civil War, which was fought between 1861 and 1865, remains the bloodiest war in US history In harrowing photos from the four-year war, death, starvation and destruction of the battlefields can be seen The Confederate Army used disease, starvation, exposure, and execution to kill thousands of former slaves The bloody war…

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The Real Reason U.S. Troops Are in Niger

Andrew Lebovich , Foreign Policy Magazine•October 27, 2017 1 / 1 The Real Reason U.S. Troops Are in Niger Hint: This is a local and regional conflict, not a global one. After four American soldiers and at least four of their Nigerien counterparts were killed in an ambush in Niger early this month, Sen. Lindsey…

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West eyes recolonization of Africa by endless war; removing Gaddafi was just first step

Dan Glazebrook is a freelance political writer who has written for RT, Counterpunch, Z magazine, the Morning Star, the Guardian, the New Statesman, the Independent and Middle East Eye, amongst others. His first book “Divide and Ruin: The West’s Imperial Strategy in an Age of Crisis” was published by Liberation Media in October 2013. It…

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‘Tomahawks’ Near the DPRK ‘Serious Challenge to Pyongyang’

‘Tomahawks’ Near the DPRK ‘Serious Challenge to Pyongyang’ © AP Photo/ Ha Kyung-min/Newsis OPINION 21:38 14.10.2017(updated 22:15 14.10.2017)Get short URL 127954953 The USS Michigan, a nuclear-powered US submarine, has arrived in the South Korean port of Busan amid the ongoing escalation of tensions on the Korean Peninsula. According to military expert Dmitry Litovkin, the goal…

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H.R. McMaster Calls 9/11 ‘Mass Murder Attack’ — No Mention of Islamic Terrorism

Alex Wong/Getty Images by AARON KLEIN12 Oct 20173,703 NEW YORK — H.R. McMaster, President Trump’s embattled national security adviser, labeled the September 11, 2001, Islamic terrorist attacks “mass murder attacks,” instead of calling them acts of terrorism. McMaster made the comments during a Tuesday event at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) marking the 70th anniversary…

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Syria – Russia Issues Third Warning Against U.S. Cooperation With Terrorists

« Intercept Augments Its Anti-Syrian Stable | Main | Open Thread 2017-36 » October 05, 2017 Syria – Russia Issues Third Warning Against U.S. Cooperation With Terrorists The Syrian Army was on its way across the Euphrates river to liberate the oil- and gas-fields east of Deir Ezzor city. The U.S. countered the move. It sent a small forces…

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US Military to Be No Longer Safe in Middle East

ALEX GORKA | 09.10.2017 | WORLD US Military to Be No Longer Safe in Middle East By insisting on fixing or abrogating the Iran nuclear deal, the United States may be ostracized. And being pushed hard, Iran will retaliate. President Donald Trump is reportedly planning to deliver an Iran policy speech on October 12 to decertify the Joint Comprehensive…

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