Taking the World to the Brink of Annihilation

By Rick Sterling

Western neoconservatives and hawks are driving the international situation to increasing tension and danger. Not content with the destruction of Iraq and Libya based on false claims, they are now pressing for a direct US attack on Syria.

As a dangerous prelude, Israeli jets flying over Lebanese airspace fired missiles against the T4/Tiyas Airbase west of Palmyra. Read More

US Army Chief Threatens War With Russia

051016milleyArmy Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley warned last night that the United States was ready to “destroy” its enemies in comments that were clearly directed at Russia.

“I want to be clear to those who wish to do us harm….the United States military – despite all of our challenges, despite our [operational] tempo, despite everything we have been doing – we will stop you and we will beat you harder than you have ever been beaten before. Make no mistake about that,”said Milley. Read More

China Vs USA: “A war without limits”

“War is inevitable.”
— Quote in a Chinese newspaper last week

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Three days from now, on June 30,  a major new novel called Ghost Fleet will hit the book stands. It is authored jointly by Peter W. Singer and August Cole, both of them described by Kelley Vlahos in the American Conservative as “think tank denizens in the belly of the Beltway beast with a particular focus on future war technology.”
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