Pentagon Hypes ‘Body Count’ in Afghanistan to Sell More War

September 20, 2018 at 9:23 pmWritten by Jason Ditz (ANTIWAR.COM) — The Pentagon’s leadership has long opposed using body counts as war propaganda, particularly in Afghanistan, fearing that it would echo the failed strategy of Vietnam, and alienate people around the world. But in recent months, efforts to sell President Trump on the Afghan War have changed that,…

Major Attack on Syria After Russia and Turkey Agree to Cancel Battle for Idlib

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(ZHE) — The world once again was taken to the brink of World War 3 Monday night, and the situation is still extremely dangerous. A massive wide-ranging assault on multiple Syrian provinces, including the coastal cities of Latakia and Tartus, occurred Monday evening reportedly by Israel and possibly with the help of France or the US, though the Pentagon is…

US Marines Conduct Major Military Drills With Rebels in Southern Syria

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(MEE) — A Syrian rebel commander said on Thursday that rare military exercises with US Marines in southern Syria sent a strong message to Russia and Iran that the Americans and the rebels intend to stay and confront any threats to their presence. Colonel Muhanad al Talaa, commander of the Pentagon-backed Maghawir al Thawra group, told Reuters…

US Puts ‘Rubber Stamp’ of Approval on Saudi Slaughter of Yemeni Civilians

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(CD) — As local journalists in Yemen reported that at least 15 civilians were killed in Saudi airstrikes in the port city of Hodeidah on Wednesday, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo officially certified that Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE), whose three-year assault on the country has been made possible by U.S. support, are…

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