US withdrawal from Afghanistan
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Negative effects persist a year after US withdrawal from Afghanistan: Chinese FM

Afghanistan is a living example of US belligerence, and the negative impacts of US aggression against Afghanistan still persist a year after the US withdrawal, according to Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin on Friday. The…
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Afghans Still Waiting For Justice Over 2008 US Bombing Of Wedding

The attack left 47 Afghan civilians dead, including women and children. Fourteen years on, relatives of the victims say they are still grieving their losses in what they call a horrific and unjustified attack.Almost all of the people there,…
Saudi Mine In Hodeida
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Yemen: 2 Civilians Killed, Child Injured By Explosion Of Saudi Mine In Hodeida

At least two civilians were killed and a child was injured on Saturday as a result of the explosion of a mine left behind by the Saudi-led coalition forces in Al-Hashash village of Al-Jarrahi district in Hodeida province. The National Program…
George W Bush is not funny
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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…
Terror Strikes in Afghanistan

UN Envoy Seeks Thorough Probe into Rising Terror Strikes in Afghanistan

Alarmed by continued terror attacks in Afghanistan, UN Special Rapporteur Richard Bennett has called for a thorough and independent investigation of these attacks that have resulted in the killing of dozens of people. “Alarmed by continuing…
A True History of the United States

A True History of the United States: Indigenous Genocide, Racialized Slavery, Hyper-Capitalism, Militarist Imperialism and Other Overlooked Aspects of American Exceptionalism

By: Daniel A. Sjursen , Amazon Link Daniel A. Sjursen is a retired U.S. Army officer, contributing editor at, senior fellow at the Center for International Policy (CIP), and director of the Eisenhower Media Network (EMN).…
Afghanistan to collapse
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US-Taliban deal pushed Afghanistan to collapse, watchdog finds

The US deal with the Taliban - forged under former US President Donald Trump and implemented under President Joe Biden - was "the single most important factor" in the rapid collapse of Afghanistan's forces as American troops withdrew last year. As…
Ukraine, the Horn of Africa, Ukraine, the Horn of Africa, Afghanistan

UNICEF Asks Not To Turn Our Backs on the Children of Yemen, Ukraine, the Horn of Africa, Afghanistan

The United Nations Children’s Fund, UNICEF, has requested that the children of Ukraine and those in the Horn of Africa, Afghanistan and Yemen, who are also suffering the consequences of the invasion, not be turned away from Russia to Ukraine.…
Attacks in Afghanistan
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Taliban Condemn Pakistan for Alleged Cross-Border Attacks in Afghanistan, Killing Civilians

The Taliban accused Pakistan on Saturday of launching cross-border military raids inside Afghanistan, which reportedly caused dozens of civilian casualties. Local Taliban officials confirmed to VOA on condition of anonymity that Pakistani jets…
Uniform Standard of Justice

We Need a Uniform Standard of Justice, from Ukraine to Afghanistan

by : Amy Goodman & Denis Moynihan , DEMOCRACY NEWS In early April, shocking video surfaced revealing the brutal murder of civilians by an occupying army. The year was 2010, however, not 2022, in Iraq, not Ukraine, and the soldiers were…