Category Archives: America

At war with the truth Democracy dies in darkness

US officials constantly said they were making progress – They were not, and they knew it By Craig Whitlock A confidential trove of government documents obtained by The Washington Post reveals that senior U.S. officials failed to tell the truth

US primes NATO to confront Russia, China

By M. K. Bhadrakumar The December 3-4 summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) in London resembles a family reunion after the acrimony over the issue of military spending by America’s European allies. The trend is up for defence

Henry Kissinger gets it… US ‘exceptionalism’ is over

November 28/29, 2019 “Information Clearing House” –  Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger made prudent remarks recently when he said the United States is no longer a uni-power and that it must recognize the reality of China as an

Joe Biden, in departure from Obama policy, says he would make Saudi Arabia a “pariah”

By Alex Emmons, Aída Chávez & Akela Lacy Foreign policy took center stage in Wednesday night’s Democratic debate, with former Vice President Joe Biden saying he would not sell weapons to Saudi Arabia  marking a sharp contrast with the Obama

Money bomb Trump flirts with $15 billion bailout for Iran

By Erin Banco (National Security Reporter) & Asawin Suebsaeng (White House Reporter) Trump says he hates the Obama-era nuclear deal with Iran. But he’s toying with a French proposal to get the Iranians to comply with it: a $15 billion

The Chinese threat to US Hegemony The US’ official view of “Strategic Rivalry” in the Western Hemisphere

By Andrew Korybko The Commander of US SOUTHCOM shared the US’ official view of strategic rivalry in the Western Hemisphere last week when speaking before the Senate Armed Services Committee’s Emerging Threats subcommittee, revealing that his country considers China to

US Afghan Taliban negotiations finalized

The announcement in Washington on July 10, 2019regarding Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’ visit to the United States cannot but be noted as a watershed event in regional politics. At its most obvious level, the announcement coincides with the news

The JCPOA crisis isn’t about nukes at all

Embedding US strategic influence worldwide The so-called “international community” can’t proverbially “see the forest through the trees” and therefore fails to grasp the larger ambitions being pursued by the US through the JCPOA Crisis that it manufactured, which isn’t about

U.S. Eyes Sri Lanka as Its Military Logistics Hub

Global Research The Easter Sunday terrorist attacks in Sri Lanka on 21st April in which 259 people were killed and over 500 injured were initially attributed to the Islamic State (IS). But no hard evidence is available to substantiate such

Trump stuns with oval office interview

Like the smoking gun tape, if Nixon had confessed on national television’ U.S. President Donald Trump said Wednesday that if a foreign power offered dirt on his 2020 opponent, he’d be open to accepting it and that he’d have no