Judge Orders Gov’t to Reunite Detained Children With Family Within 30 Days

Judge Orders Gov’t to Reunite Detained Children With Family Within 30 Days

(CD) — A federal judge in San Diego, California ruled late Tuesday that the more than 2,000 migrant children separated from their parents under the Trump administration’s “zero tolerance” policy must be reunited with their families within 30 days—and children under age 5 must be returned to parents within two weeks. “This ruling is an enormous victory […]

US-Backed Coalition Behind 67% of Yemeni Children Killed Last Year: UN Report

Yemeni Children(ANTIWAR.COM) — The annual “Children and Armed Conflict” report from the United Nations details the deaths of Yemeni children in the Saudi-led invasion. Unsurprisingly, the overwhelming majority of the slain were killed by the Saudi-led coalition. The UN report verified 552 children killed in 2017 in Yemen. 67% of those children, 370, were directly attributable to the […]

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan, Egypt Back Trump’s Israel-Palestine Plan: Report

Saudi Arabia, UAE, Jordan, Egypt Back Trump’s Israel-Palestine Plan: Report

(MEE) — Four Arab countries are backing Donald Trump’s plan for a settlement between Israel and the Palestinian Authority, according to an Israeli newspaper, and are willing to sideline the PA’s President Mahmoud Abbas to see it done. According to a report in Israel Hayom, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Egypt and Jordan told Jared Kushner, the […]

The Most Important Surveillance Story You Will See for Years Just Went Online

NSA Surveillance(CD) — “The most important surveillance story you will see for years just went online, revealing how AT&T became the internet’s biggest enemy, secretly collaborating against its customers and partners to destroy your privacy.” That was how whistleblower and privacy advocate Edward Snowden reacted to the publication of an explosive story by The Intercept on Monday, which reveals for the first time how […]

‘Deal of the Century’: Netanyahu and Kushner Put Final Touches on Peace Plan

‘Deal of the Century’: Netanyahu and Kushner Put Final Touches on Peace Plan

class="webfeedsFeaturedVisual wp-post-image" alt="Deal of the Century" style="margin: auto;margin-bottom: 20px;max-width: 100%" />(MEMO Op-ed) — There are number of questions raised by the recent visit made by Kushner and Greenblatt to the Middle East, in particular their repeated and prolonged meetings with Israeli officials. Israeli sources have said that the visits focused on putting the final touches on the American peace plan, known as the ‘deal of the century’. […]

Pentagon Indefinitely Suspends Even More War Games With South Korea

Pentagon Indefinitely Suspends Even More War Games With South Korea

(ANTIWAR.COM) — The Pentagon announced on Friday that they have indefinitely suspended a number of additional war games with South Korea. The US agreed to such suspensions as part of the Trump-Kim summit deal. The Pentagon has been slowly suspending planned exercises since the summit, and this new announcement covers everything scheduled for the next three months. This includes the […]

Debunking the Persistent Myth of US Precision Bombing

Debunking the Persistent Myth of US Precision Bombing

(CN Op-ed) — Opinion polls in the United States and the United Kingdom have found that a majority of the public in both countries has a remarkably consistent belief that only about 10,000 Iraqis were killed as a result of the U.S.-British invasion of Iraq in 2003. Estimates of deaths in Iraq actually range from 150,000 to 1.2 million. Part of the reason for the seriously [...]