US-Coalition Airstrikes Killed 472 Civilians In Syria Last Month June 24, 2017
At least 137 children are among the dead.
US Removes Domestic Terror Groups From Counter-Extremism Program By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
The revised program omits funds for several groups focused on U.S.-based extremism, such as Life After Hate, which tries to steer young people away from far-right extremism.
Pakistan: We Won’t Tolerate Drone Strikes On Our Soil By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
The announcement came after news that the Trump Administration is looking to take a “hard line” toward Pakistan, including launching a new drone campaign.
South Korea: US Was Only Supposed To Install One Missile Defense Launcher This Year By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
Shortly after his election, South Korea's president announced that he’d learned the US had sent four additional un-approved launchers to the site.
Germany Threatens Retaliation If US Sanctions Harm German Companies By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
Merkel’s spokesman insisted it was “peculiar” that the US Senate would try to punish Russia for allegations of election interference by imposing sanctions that mostly threatened European companies.
Days After Trump Dubs Them Terror Sponsor, US Signs $12Bn Weapons Deal With Qatar By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
The weapon transfer comes just weeks after President Donald Trump signed a deal with Saudi Arabia for almost $110bn in US arms.
Study: US Only Admits To One In Five Deadly Drone Strikes By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
That the US has been deliberately evasive about its drone program is hardly news, but this appears to be the first study aimed at specifically figuring exactly how many lethal drone strikes have been officially acknowledged.
Israeli Defense Minister: al-Jazeera Is Nazi, Soviet-Style Propaganda By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
Israeli Defense Minister Avigdor Lieberman has the called the diplomatic conflict between Qatar and Saudi Arabia, a potential “opportunity” for Israel.
Israel, Saudi Arabia & UAE Lobby Congress For Anti-Qatar Legislation By Jason Ditz | Antiwar.com
A new bill targeting Qatar is being sponsored by a number of lawmakers who have received substantial donations from pro-Israel lobbyists and donations from pro-Saudi lobbyists.