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U.S. Vows to Hunt Russian War Criminals — but Gives a Pass to Its Own

by: Nick Turse “THERE IS NO place to hide,” said U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland during a surprise trip to Ukraine this week, announcing that a veteran prosecutor known for hunting down Nazis would lead American…
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Saudi war in Yemen: End U.S. support

By Letters editorThe Seattle Times In the midst of so many jarring changes in our national landscape, I’m writing about a longstanding issue in urgent need of legislative attention: The Yemen War Powers Resolution, recently introduced.…
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NATO and the U.S. soften support for a Ukrainian victory

By L. Scott Lingamfelter - - Wednesday, June 22, 2022 OPINION: In August 1990 after Iraq dictator Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait, British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher warned U.S. President George H.W. Bush, “this…
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Can Congress end US involvement in Yemen’s war as WH strives to rekindle relations with Saudi Arabia?

Naseh Shaker Ahead of US President Joe Biden's visit to Saudi Arabia in a push to lower oil prices, a bipartisan group of nearly 50 members of Congress has introduced a legislation on June 1 to invoke the 1973 War Powers Resolution…
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Antonucci: US actions only making things worse in Ukraine

by: Amy Antonucci  I have been watching the violence between Russia and Ukraine with the same sorrow and horror as many others. I share the wish to protect people and stand up for justice and freedom. I am concerned, however, that our current…
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Iraq veteran: I am more afraid to teach high school in New Jersey than serve in a war zone | Opinion

By Keith Massey I am more afraid to teach in high school than the time when I served in Iraq. With my Ph.D minor in Arabic, I applied to the National Security Agency after 9/11 and would work there for four years. In 2004, I served in…
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America’s First Wars of the 21st Century are over. Why is the 9/11 Authorization for the Use of Military Force Still in Effect?

by Justin Burgess Source: Task of Purpose After the quagmire of Vietnam ended in defeat, famously captured in the shameful helicopter evacuation images of Saigon, America’s armed forces and civilian leaders realized they had to…
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George W Bush is not funny

By: Belen Fernandez , ALJAZEERA Everyone has by now heard about the latest gaffe by former United States president and unconvicted war criminal George W Bush, father of the 2003 US invasion of Iraq and other fantastically bloody escapades. In…
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The U.S. Deal with the Taliban Destroyed Afghans’ Military Morale, a New Report Says

By: Bill Chappell , npr Morale across Afghanistan's military ranks was "destroyed" when then-President Trump reached a deal with the Taliban in 2020 and President Biden affirmed the U.S. withdrawal in 2021, according to a new report on the…
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Are Saudi Arabia and the UAE No Longer U.S. Partners?

Source : THE NATIONAL INTEREST , Greg Priddy Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates’ (UAE) decision at the March 31 OPEC+ meeting to refuse to use their substantial spare production capacity to offset widely anticipated losses in export…