(CNN) – July 15, 2010 Continue reading
This is an unofficial illustrated version of Ron Paul’s July 12 broadcast on Afghanistan. And you thought a few $69 toilet seats were a big deal. Continue reading
(RawStory) – UK troops trained by firing at ‘replica mosques’
A political and religious uproar has erupted in Great Britain over news that the British Army trained troops for the Afghanistan mission by having them fire on replica mosques. Read More Here
(WSWS) – Killings of Civilians in Afghanistan: US Special Forces Covered Up Massacre – Read More Here
(InfoClearingHouse) – Kyrgyzstan And The Battle For Central Asia – Rick Rozoff – Read More Here
(PressTV) – Israel launches ground incursion into Gaza Strip
Israel has launched a ground incursion into the Gaza Strip with its troops entering the south of the long-blockaded coastal sliver.
Israeli tanks and bulldozers advanced about 500 meters into the east of the southern city of Khan Yunis on Wednesday, Press TV correspondent in Gaza reported. Read More Here
(PressTV) – Ahmadinejad: US bogged down, doomed to fail in region
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said the United States is doomed to crumple as it is mired in a swamp in Iraq and Afghanistan. Read More Here
(AP) – Video: Top-secret Journey to Keep Nukes From Terrorists – View Video Here
(Xinhua) – China ‘deeply concerned’ over Kyrgyz situations – Read More Here
(BBC) – The day Kyrgyzstan’s anger boiled over
Scores of people lost their lives. More than 400 were injured. This is the day that changed the course of history in this small, mountainous former Soviet state. Read More Here
(ABC) – Kyrgyzstan: Coup in a U.S.-Allied Country?
Key Ally in Afghanistan War May Have Been Overthrown by Opposition Protestors Read More Here
(PressTV) – ‘If Israel attacks, Iran’s response instantaneous’
A senior Iranian official warns of immediate retaliation against Israel, should it dare to launch an attack on Iran. Read More Here
(PressTV) – Iran upset over Russia’s S-300 delivery delay
Iran’s foreign ministry spokesman expresses Tehran’s disappointment with continued delay in the delivery of the S-300 air defense missile system from Russia. Read More Here
(PressTV) – General says Israel too weak to launch Iran war
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi says Israel is too weak to launch a war against Iran.
“They (Israelis) themselves have stressed on the fact that they could not enter into a war with Iran,” Vahidi told reporters in northeastern city of Orumieh on Wednesday.
He added “the Zionist regime is too weak to launch a war against Iran.” Read More Here
(RFERL) – UN Chief Calls For Total Nuclear Disarmament
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged world leaders to follow the example of Kazakhstan and “to realize the aspiration and dream of a world free of nuclear weapons.”
(Time) – This lonely section of the abandoned Danang air base was once crawling with U.S. airmen and machines. It was here where giant orange drums were stored and the herbicides they contained were mixed and loaded onto waiting planes. Whatever sloshed out soaked into the soil and eventually seeped into the water supply. Thirty years later, the rare visitor to the former U.S. air base is provided with rubber boots and protective clothing. Residue from Agent Orange, which was sprayed to deny enemy troops jungle cover, remains so toxic that this patch of land is considered one of the most contaminated pieces of real estate in the country. A recent study indicates that even three decades after the war ended, the cancer-causing dioxins are at levels 300 to 400 times higher than what is deemed to be safe.
Taxpayers Pour Money Into a Black Hole to Subsidize Oil & Dope Industries Continue reading
Former Pakistani Army General Mirza Aslam Beig claims the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has distributed 400 million dollars inside Iran to evoke a revolution. Continue reading