I am appalled on expulsion of Indian Kashmiri 150 University students: Lord Ahmed

(London) Lord Ahmed member of British House of Lords said, ‘I am appalled and disgusted that the Indian University could be so biased against the Kashmiri students. He further said, ‘This shows that Kashmir...

US military will retain ‘enduring’ presence in Middle East, Persian Gulf

The US Department of Defense has announced that the US military would retain an "enduring" presence in the Middle East and the Persian Gulf. In its latest strategy document on Tuesday, the Pentagon said it...

Legalizing cannabis poses grave danger – UN

The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) has called changes to cannabis laws in Uruguay and the US a ‘very grave danger to public health’, but campaigners for reform to drugs laws say the INCB’s...

Psychiatric ills widespread among US soldiers: Studies

Three new studies suggest that a sizeable percentage of American soldiers suffer from some type of mental health issue, at rates higher than those seen in the general population. "Some of the differences in disorder...

Putin: Deploying military force is last resort, but we reserve right

Russia will not go to war with the people of Ukraine, but will use its troops to protect citizens, if radicals with clout in Kiev now try to use violence against Ukrainian civilians, particularly...

Pakistan: Journalists observe countrywide protest on call of PFUJ

ISLAMABAD: Journalists are observing countrywide protest on the call of the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) against the killing of Journalist Abrar Tanooli and showing solidarity with Wali khan Babar family on Tuesday. on...

The Default Position Problems in Ukraine? Blame Russia!

By PETER LEE   Peter Lee edits China Matters. His ground-breaking investigation into the NSA, The NSA and Its Enablers, appears in the October issue of CounterPunch magazine. He can be reached at: chinamatters (at) prlee....

Out of Control The Neo-Nazis of Ukraine

by PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS   Paul Craig Roberts is a former Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury and Associate Editor of the Wall Street Journal. His latest book The Failure of Laissez-Faire Capitalism. Roberts’ How the...

After Latest Incident, Israel’s Future in FIFA Is Uncertain

Their names are Jawhar Nasser Jawhar, 19, and Adam Abd al-Raouf Halabiya, 17. They were once soccer players in the West Bank. Now they are never going to play sports again. Jawhar and Adam...

From Kabul to Kiev, American meddling wreaking havoc

With hypocrisy befitting a hyper power, US President Obama expressed “deep concern” over Russia’s decision to send troops into Crimea, calling it a “violation of Ukrainian sovereignty and territorial integrity. . . and breach of international...