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US Admits Using Radioactive Weapons in Syria that Left Thousands of Iraqi Babies Deformed

One of the least talked about war crimes committed by the United States is the use of depleted uranium — a highly controversial radioactive waste that’s been dumped into Iraq by the ton. This US strike against an Islamic State … Continue reading

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Whistleblower claims cover-up on multiple failures of Trident

TRIDENT has been “blighted” by problems with navigation for years, according to new reports. William McNeilly claims he has witnessed four failures of Trident weapons system Photograph: PA Documents from the US Department of Defense show officials have had to … Continue reading

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US Military Using White Phosphorus In Iraq

The US military is said to be using White Phosphorus on Islamist militants in Iraq. The incendiary weapon is capable of inflicting severe wounds on its victims and setting ablaze residential areas. White Phosphorus was widely used during Operation Cast Lead by Israel in … Continue reading

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Experts decry solitary confinement for Chelsea Manning after suicide attempt

Studies show solitary confinement can increase the risk of suicide, leaving mental health professionals shocked at the US military’s decision. WikiLeaks source Chelsea Manning is being punished with solitary confinement after a recent suicide attempt. Photograph: AP The US military’s … Continue reading

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Drug Smugglers Go Free as US Air Strike Kills 11 Police Officers who Tracked Them, Officials Say

Afghan officials reported this Sunday that a US airstrike killed 11 counter-narcotics police officers that were working for the government of Afghanistan to track down drug smugglers in the region. This attack is the deadliest recorded occurrence of friendly-fire throughout … Continue reading

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Pentagon Is Investigating Recent Airstrikes In Syria After Reports Of Civilian Casualties

Since US warplanes began bombing Syrian infrastructure and government targets last year on the phony pretext of combating ISIS, nearly a thousand civilian deaths were reported, likely many more ignored or forgotten in the fog of war. At least 56 … Continue reading

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Hundreds of civilians killed in US-led air strikes on Isis targets – report

Airwars project details ‘credible reports’ of at least 459 non-combatant deaths, including 100 children, in 52 air strikes. The air campaign against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has killed more than 450 civilians, according to a new report, even … Continue reading

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The US Carried Out 674 Military Operations in Africa Last Year. Did You Hear About Any of Them?

The US military publicly insists its presence in Africa is negligible. Is that why they call it an American “battlefield” behind closed doors? For three days, wearing a kaleidoscope of camouflage patterns, they huddled together on a military base in … Continue reading

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S. Korea orders border evacuations as North declares readiness for war following exchange of fire

South Korean sources claim there is evidence that North Korea is about to test-fire short and medium-range missiles, a source said. It comes a day after the two rival nations exchanged artillery fire across the border. “The North is showing … Continue reading

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US marines flying with unlicensed arms to Ukraine detained in Vienna, sent home

Nine American marines have been arrested in Vienna’s airport for carrying assault rifles and handguns on board a commercial airliner without proper clearance.     They were on their way to Ukraine to take part in Exercise Saber Guardian that … Continue reading

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