Why is the USA in Afghanistan?

Caleb Maupin Donald Trump is sending more troops to Afghanistan, continuing the USA’s longest war. CEO Michael Silver, of the American Elements corporation, wrote a short op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, urging for the extraction of the country’s mineral resources. Afghanistan remains unstable. Many questions must be asked. The one on many minds is…

A Glimpse of Tomorrow’s World

Dr. Bouthaina Shaaban Despite all the pain and suffering imposed by the ongoing nihilistic wars in our region, I thank God that we are witnessing this historical era, which is one of the most complex eras mankind has passed through. The daily regional and international events reinforce an image I’ve painted in my mind for…

Guerras promovidas por el filósofo francés que se reunió con Freddy Guevara

La Tabla Bernard-Henri Levy (BHL) es un millonario judío, nacido como francés en la colonial Argelia, y quizá por eso mismo con vocación innata promueve la guerra como mecanismo para preservar la influencia neocolonial gala. Influencia en realidad puesta al servicio del sionismo. Se jacta de haber convencido al entonces mandatario francés, Nicolás Sarkozy, đe…

How US ‘Regime Change’ Wars Led to Korea Crisis

The U.S.-led aggressions against Iraq and Libya are two war crimes that keep on costing, with their grim examples of what happens to leaders who get rid of WMDs driving the scary showdown with North Korea. Robert Parry It is a popular meme in the U.S. media to say that North Korean leader Kim Jong…

Afghanistan and the CIA Heroin Ratline

Pepe Escobar The Persian Gulf harbors an array of extremely compromising secrets. Near the top is the Afghan heroin ratline – with the United Arab Emirates (UAE) positioned as the golden node of a transnational, trillion dollar heroin money laundering operation. In this 21st century Opium War, crops harvested in Afghanistan are essentially feeding the heroin…

Behind the Movement

For any of these scenarios to work, they hope for the Syrian state to collapse from the inside. Therefore, the defeat of the Takfiri project must mean for us the start of the battle of building and fortification, because the defeat of their project does not necessarily mean the victory of our project, unless we…