Uganda: ‘A Brilliant Genocide’

By Ann Garrison Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni One hundred million people around the world watched the viral video “Kony 2012.” Its evangelical Christian producers’ mission was to proselytize for the use of U.S. Special Forces to help Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni hunt down warlord Joseph Kony and his Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA). Despite huge support…

What September 11 Has Left Us

US discourse on terrorism bears little relation to reality Sergio Alejandro Gómez | informacion@granma.cu September 15, 2016 09:09:36 September 11 is just another box on the calendar. But history has been responsible for filling this space with events that mark the fate of entire peoples. Even as the firefighters and rescue workers were still searching…

Mission Impossible: Keeping Track of US Special Ops in Africa

By Nick Turse Sometimes the real news is in the details — or even in the discrepancies. Take, for instance, missions by America’s most elite troops in Africa. It was September 2014. The sky was bright and clear and ice blue as the camouflage-clad men walked to the open door and tumbled out into nothing….

Who Created the “Evil” That is Destabilising the World?

Question: What did the September 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Centre have in common with the military assault on the Gadaffi-led government and nation of Libya? Answer: At the centre of both crimes were two groups of Islamic fundamentalist terrorists that were virtually created by the government of the United States of America!…

US Behind Massacres in Beni, Congo

Congo Massacres Not the Work of Islamic Extremists. US Seeks Secession of Eastern Congo. Ann Garrison Beni Territory sits in the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC’s) North Kivu Province, bordering Rwanda and Uganda. Rich in oil, timber, gold, diamonds, wolfram, coltan and cassiterite, Beni is a vivid example of the phrase, “Everybody wants a…

Nicaragua and the Spurious Legality of the Elites

The abuse of quasi-legal mechanisms to further the political objectives of the Western elites has long set a clear precedent for similar contemporary abuses in Latin America. For example, the Special Tribunal in Lebanon has targeted Hezbollah and other Lebanese political allies of Syria. The Tribunal for Former Yugoslavia targeted Serbian government functionaries resistant to…

Libya, the Doha Meetings: Truth vs Deceit

Jamahiriya News Agency Contrary to statements made by attendees that Qatar simply hosted the Doha meetings and in no way influenced them, the Muslim Brotherhood, through Turkey, Qatar, the US and the United Nations, have been deeply invested in these dialogues chaired by their terrorist colleague, Libyan Islamic Fighting Group (LIFG) commander, Khaled Al Sharif….