Antiwar.com

  1. At least 65 people were killed in Iraq. Most of them were militants in the Tal Afar region.

    The post Security Forces Pierce Tal Afar City Limits; 65 Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

  2. ISIS set fire to oil wells in Tal Afar.

    The post Tal Afar Oil Wells on Fire; 49 Killed in Iraq appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

  3. "We went over there and fought the war and eventually burned down every town in North Korea anyway, some way or another… Over a period of three years or so, we killed off, what, 20 percent of the population?" ~ General Curtis LeMay, in Strategic Air Warfare, by Richard H. Kohn The US public wants … Continue reading "‘We Burned Down Every Town in North Korea’"

    The post ‘We Burned Down Every Town in North Korea’ appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

  4. Iraqi Kurdish military intelligence reports have estimated that the nine-month-long U.S.-Iraqi siege and bombardment of Mosul to oust Islamic State forces killed 40,000 civilians. This is the most realistic estimate so far of the civilian death toll in Mosul. But even this is likely to be an underestimate of the true number of civilians killed. … Continue reading "Covering Up the Massacre of Mosul"

    The post Covering Up the Massacre of Mosul appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.

  5. The exit of Steve Bannon, the President’s political strategist, from the White House and his return to Breitbart.com marks the defeat, if not quite the end, of the “isolationist” America First faction within the Trump administration. It is a victory for what I call the Junta – the coterie of generals who now surround President … Continue reading "The Revolution Betrayed"

    The post The Revolution Betrayed appeared first on Antiwar.com Original.