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Russia sees war with Ukraine as unlikely

War between Russia and Ukraine was unlikely, a senior Russian defense official said Tuesday.

Canada plans to invade Syria

The pro-Israeli government of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper is making diplomatic and military preparations for military intervention in Syria, leaked documents show.

Ukraine crisis, US plot to launch nuclear war with Russia

The US has engineered the crisis in Ukraine’s eastern border with Russia as part of its scenario to provoke Moscow to engage in a nuclear war with Washington, according to a political analyst from the Center for Research on Globalization.

Third of Germans expect Ukraine-Russia war

A third of Germans expect there to be an armed conflict between Ukraine and Russia over Crimea, according to a poll on Thursday. It comes on a day of frenzied diplomacy by Germany to defuse the crisis.

US, Arab allies meet to further back militants in Syria

The United States and its Arab allies in the Middle East are making covert arrangements to bolster militants against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Obama expresses 'enormous frustration' with Syria war

With peace talks between the Syrian government and opposition leaders not making much progress, President Obama on Tuesday admitted to "enormous frustration" with efforts to end the three-year-old civil war.

Syria's heritage in ruins

The war in Syria has claimed more than 130,000 lives and, as these images reveal, it is also laying waste to its historic buildings and Unesco-listed sites

Hillary Clinton pushed for US 'green light' for Israeli attack on Iran

Former US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton pushed for Washington’s "green light" for a unilateral Israeli strike against Iran, according to a report.

'Doomsday clock' still at five to midnight, scientists warn

The doomsday clock – a theoretical device that purports to tell us how close we are to a nuclear apocalypse – has frozen at five minutes to midnight, unchanged from last year. Physicists tell the head of the UN there is little reason to move it back.

Ex-Nazi soldier charged over French massacre

German prosecutors have charged an 88-year-old former member of the elite Waffen SS with taking part in the massacre of hundreds of French villagers during World War Two.

Biggest Threat to World Peace: The United States

Over 12 years into the so-called "Global War on Terror," the United States appears to be striking terror into the hearts of the rest of the world.

What the End of 2013 Didn't Bring: An End to the Occupation of Afghanistan

2013 is drawing to a close, but the war in Afghanistan—now in its 13th year—continues, with the prospect of a 23-year occupation being added to the annals of U.S. militarism

Syrian govt evacuates 5,000 from town besieged by Islamist rebels

The Syrian government evacuated around 5,000 people on Sunday from a town near Damascus where Islamist rebel fighters executed dozens of civilians two weeks ago, Syria’s state news agency reported.

No Austerity for Military Budget in 2014

NDAA offers limited reforms to Guantánamo and military sexual assault policy, yet keeps 'war economy' dollars flowing.

Syrian army advances in Aleppo

The Syrian army has carried out a mop-up operation in the northwestern city of Aleppo, making more advances against foreign-backed militants operating in the country.

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The Changing Contours of US Imperial Intervention in World Conflicts

Following the Vietnam War, US imperial intervention passed through several phases: In the immediate aftermath, the US government faced a humiliating military defeat at the hands of the Vietnamese liberation forces and was under pressure from an American public sick and tired of war.Imperial military interventions, domestic espionage against opponents and usual practice of fomenting coups d’état (regime change) declined.

Media Disinformation and the Framing of the Syrian War

Months after the events took place, Pulitzer prize winning journalists and others are finally reporting about the lies and manipulations of the US government regarding the recent chemical weapons attack in Syria. Far from shining a light on the true situation in the country, however, these reports continue to avoid the underlying causes and explanations for what is happening in Syria, and the forces that are behind it.

Media Disinformation and the Framing of the Syrian War

England and Afghanistan could play match at Wembley to mark end of war

A match between the England and Afghanistan football teams to mark the end of the 12-year war could be held at Wembley after a major new programme to boost the game was launched by David Cameron and the former England player Michael Owen.

The “Great Game” and the Conquest of Eurasia: Towards a World War III Scenario?

The chess pieces for a colossal geo-strategic project are being put into place and coming together. The ultimate goal of this project is the encirclement and control of Eurasia through the jackboots of an ever expanding military machine. While these developments are barely covered by the media, the fate of humanity literally hangs in the balance.

A nuclear war between India and Pakistan could put two billion people at risk

A nuclear war between India and Pakistan would result in a global famine that could kill over two billion people — a quarter of the world's population — and end human civilisation, a study warned today.

US Congress ‘threatens world peace’ by hostile Iran policies

The United States Congress continues to "threaten" world peace with its "hostile" policies towards Iran, a political commentator tells Press TV.

Ben Griffin - We Will NOT Fight For Queen and Country

As part of the Oxford Union debate, Benjamin Griffin, a former British SAS soldier, argues that the notion of "fighting for Queen and Country" is just a piece of propaganda dreamt up by the false religion of Patriotism.

He says those who will never actually fight hold this notion dearly. Having been in the SAS he tells of his experiences of what pain and suffering war inflicts on the innocent and how any military group will not fight for Queen and Country but will fight when they are told because they are trained for warfare.

Ben Griffin | We Will NOT Fight For Queen and Country

Saudis team up with Israel to plan strike against Iran

Although Israel and Saudi Arabia officially have no diplomatic relations - they're rumoured to be preparing a joint bombing campaign against Iran.

The Sunday Times suggests an attack may take place if a new round of international talks fails to produce a deal rolling back Tehran's nuclear power programme.

Israel considers Iran its enemy-number-one, and has long accused the country of working on an atomic bomb, a charge that Iran denies. 

Saudis team up with Israel to plan strike against Iran - report

Syria troops launch major offensive in Aleppo

Soldiers retake parts of strategic airbase near international airport in northern province.

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Israel hits Syrian military base - US official confirms

An Obama administration official told AP that the attack happened overnight on Thursday, but provided no details. Another security official told the news agency that it took place in the Syrian port city of Latakia, and that the targets were Russian-made SA-125 missiles.

Israel hits Syrian military base - US official confirms

Israel busy trying to kick off World War III

Israel has launched air strikes against a Syrian airbase in the northern province of Latakia, according to media reports and officials.

Sheldon Adelson: U.S. should drop atomic bomb on Iran

During a panel at Yeshiva University on Tuesday evening, Sheldon Adelson, noted businessman and owner of the newspaper Israel Hayom, suggested that the US should use nuclear weapons on Iran to impose its demands from a position of strength.

Syrian army tightens noose around militants near Damascus

The Syrian army continues to tighten the noose around foreign-backed militants in the Damascus countryside of al-Muqaddimah.

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‘Liars, all of them’: Syrian rebels slam US, Gulf states following international peace efforts

The Free Syrian Army soldiers admit they won’t be able to claim capital Damascus without foreign support, but their aren’t counting on it anymore as the US and the Gulf states are “liars”.

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Syrian army kills over 100 militants near Homs

Syrian forces have killed over a hundred foreign-backed militants fighting against the government of President Bashar al-Assad in the countryside around Homs.

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