Senators Debut New Anti-Iran Legislation Just Days Before AIPAC Conference March 28, 2017
Just days before a powerful Israeli lobbying organization began its annual conference in Washington, D.C., new legislation targeting Iran was introduced by U.S. senators. The timing is likely far from being a coincidence.
Saudi Arabia’s Blockade Of Yemen’s Largest Port Expected To Worsen Humanitarian Crisis By MintPress News Desk
Despite a warning from the UN to end its existing blockades of Yemeni ports, a Saudi-led coalition is planning another major assault on the nation’s largest port city of Al Hudaydah, a move that threatens to worsen Yemen’s already unprecedented humanitarian crisis.
Trump Gave CIA Secret New Authority To Launch Drone Strikes By MintPress News Desk
The move is aimed at dialing back Obama's efforts to transfer drone strike authority to the Pentagon.
U.S. Army Announces Troops Will Stay In Syria After ISIS Defeat By MintPress News Desk
The U.S. Army made it clear that U.S. forces will remain in Syria after freeing Raqqa from Daesh’s control in order to stabilize the region, but Syrian President Assad’s recent remarks that the U.S. troops are “invaders” could lead to even more complications for
State Department Lobbied to Keep Russian Ambassador’s Cause of Death Secret By MintPress News Desk
Amid increased scrutiny regarding the deaths of several top Russian diplomats in recent months, the State Department is now asking the New York City medical examiner’s office to refrain from releasing details regarding the sudden death of Russian U.N. Ambassador Vitaly
Wikileaks: U.S. Gov’t Bought Control Over Software Privacy Vulnerabilities, Kept Them Hidden from Public, Tech Firms By MintPress News Desk
The CIA’s vast database of software vulnerabilities has not only been putting the cyber security of millions of Americans at risk for years, it has also cost American taxpayers millions of dollars, as the agency has had to pay for a monopoly on the vulnerabilities. Considering
British Foreign Secretary: “No Evidence” Of Russian Disruption Of UK Democracy By MintPress News Desk
"But what we do have is plenty of evidence that the Russians are capable of doing that,”
Was Michael Hastings Targeted By The CIA? Wikileaks Reveals Agency’s Covert Carjacking Ability By MintPress News Desk
The untimely and violent death of award-winning journalist Michael Hastings sparked rumors for years that the CIA was somehow involved in the car crash that claimed his life. Now, Wikileaks’ “Vault 7” revelations have shown that the CIA has long had the ability to
Oklahoma Lawmaker Requires Muslim Students To Take Religious Test Prior To Meeting By MintPress News Desk
The questionnaire's heading said it was from an Oklahoma chapter of ACT for America, a national organization which the Southern Poverty Law Center calls the largest grassroots anti-Muslim group in the United States.