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Maduro: Like in Kiev, US Fomenting 'Slow Motion Coup' in Venezuela
United States would like to "get their hands on [our] oil," says leftist leader
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Criminal Court a US/Israeli “Red Line” for Palestinians
UNITED NATIONS- When Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas decided to defy the United States and Israel over stalled peace negotiations, he formally indicated to the United Nations last week that Palestine will join 15 international conventions relating mostly to the protection of human rights and...
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Ukraine Parliament Members Brawl as 'Civil War' Threatens
A brawl breaks out between left and right in parliament as Ukraine warnings go out over possible "civil war"
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President Barack Obama speaking to the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 24, 2013. (UN photo) Views
Was Turkey Behind Syrian Sarin Attack?
Journalist Seymour Hersh has unearthed information implicating Turkish intelligence in last summer’s Sarin attack near Damascus that almost pushed President Obama into a war to topple Syria’s government and open a path for an al-Qaeda victory
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Iraqi civilians are seen through the broken window of an automobile destroyed in a car bomb explosion that killed more than 20 in Baghdad’s northern Qahirah neighborhood last month. (Photo: AP/Khalid Mohammed) Views
The Crucible of Iraq
“The Corpse Exhibition: And Other Stories of Iraq,” by Hassan Blasim , is the most important book to come out of the Iraq War. Blasim, whom I met with last week in Princeton, N.J., has a faultless eye for revealing detail, a ribald black humor and a psychological brilliance that makes every story...
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Israel Threatens 'Unilateral' Action Over Palestinian UN Move
"The Palestinians' threats to appeal to the UN will not affect us," said Israeli Prime Minister
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Afghan Elections for Another Fake Regime
Afghanistan’s national election held this week is a sham. A group of candidates, handpicked by the US, will pretend to compete in an election whose outcome has already been determined – by Washington. The candidates include US groomed politicians, and drug-dealing warlords from the Tajik and Uzbek...
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Sergeant First Class Erick Rodriguez stands guard before a news conference at Fort Hood, Texas April 2, 2014. (Reuters/Erich Schlegel) Views
Fort Hood: A Tragic Reminder of the Military’s Mental Health Crisis
Anja Niedringhaus was killed and her colleague wounded on Friday when an Afghan policeman opened fire on their convoy
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Ft. Hood, PTSD, and the True Cost of US Wars of Choice
The Ft. Hood shooter who left 3 victims dead yesterday had been being assessed for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder . He had served for 4 months at the tail end of the Iraq War in 2011 and suffered from anxiety and depression. A staggering 1 million veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars have...
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US Slams Palestine for Disrupting 'Peace Process' with Peace Conventions
Critics say Israel's ongoing 'colonization and killing' expose emptiness of peace talks
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