Tag Archives: civilian casualities

Violence For Its Own Sake, That Is What America Has Become By
It has become embarrassing to be an American. Our country has had four war criminal presidents in succession. Clinton twice launched military attacks on Serbia, ordering NATO to bomb the former Yugoslavia twice, both in 1995 and in...
Disturbing Video Shows Indian Army Using Protester As A Human Shield By
Video footage showing a young man tied to the front of an army vehicle being paraded in a village located in central Kashmir’s Budgam district went viral last week over social media. A Hindi-speaker heard in the background says, “Stone throwers will meet a similar...
US Drops Largest Non-Nuke Bomb In Afghanistan By
For the first time ever, the United States has used the GBU-43 Massive Ordinance Air Blast (MOAB) bomb, a 21,000 lb conventional bomb, in a non-test environment in Afghanistan’s Nangarhar Province. Officials say they are still assessing what the attack did. The MOAB,...
US Allegedley Bombs ISIS Chemical Weapons Depot Killing Hundreds; Russia Sends Drones By
Update 2:  The Pentagon has admitted to mistakenly killing 18 Syrians in an airstrike on April 11th: CENTCOM says strike near Taqbah accidentally killed 18 Syrian Democratic Forces fighters on April 11. Had been identified as ISIS position. pic.twitter.com/vUXC8ueek7 —...
Trump’s On Attack Syria Trampled Many Laws By
With 59 Tomahawk cruise missiles, each armed with over 1,000 pounds of explosives, Donald Trump went from scoundrel-in-chief to national hero, virtually overnight. The corporate media, the neoconservatives and most of Congress hailed Trump as strong and presidential for...
Pentagon Struggles To Justify Soaring Civilian Death Toll In Iraq, Syria By
While the Pentagon’s “official” civilian death toll for its air war in Iraq and Syria is preposterously low, less than 10% the estimate of credible NGOs in the area, there is no denying that the deaths are soaring  in recent weeks, with incidents like the March 17...
The US Launched More Airstrikes In Yemen Last Month Than In All Of 2016 By
The US never really stopped launching airstrikes in Yemen, but during the early part of the Saudi invasion, they certain reduced the number of direct US strikes. They seem to be picking up the pace substantially, with the Pentagon saying more than 70 strikes were launched...
Civilian Casualities Surging Under Trump By
The carnage continues. And appears to be growing. With the war that President George W. Bush started and that President Barack Obama failed to end now in the hands of President Donald Trump, global outrage and condemnation was expressed over the weekend as details emerged...
Hundreds Of Civilian Causalities Reported From Overnight US-Led Airstrikes In Mosul By
As the US airstrikes in the Iraqi city of Mosul are increasingly concentrated around densely populated neighborhoods in the city’s west, the death toll from those airstrikes in spiraling rapidly out of control, with the most recent figures out of the area suggesting around...
US Coalition Air Strike Kills 33 Civilians At Syrian School By
A suspected US air strike on a school being used as a shelter by families displaced from the Isil-held Syrian city of Raqqa killed at least 33 people on Tuesday, in the latest high civilian casualty raid by the coalition. A school being used by some 50 families in...