North Korean Soldiers Team Up With Farmers In Spite Of Tense Border

SASI-RI, North Korea — The North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone is a hive of activity — not of fighting, but of farming. Beyond the barbed wire, ruddy-faced North Korean soldiers put down their rifles Wednesday and stood shoulder to shoulder with farmers as they turned their focus to another battle: the spring planting. […]

SASI-RI, North Korea — The North Korean side of the Demilitarized Zone is a hive of activity — not of fighting, but of farming. Beyond the barbed wire, ruddy-faced North Korean soldiers put down their rifles Wednesday and stood shoulder to shoulder with farmers as they turned their focus to another battle: the spring planting. As neighboring

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The Funerals Of Margaret Thatcher: One For The State, The Other For Protesters

:)Mnar Jo Erickson With full military honors, the coffin bearing the body of one of Britain’s most divisive politicians of modern times, was escorted by representatives of the armed forces to a service before a congregation of 2,300 international dignitaries, former state leaders and HRH Queen Elizabeth II.   Breaking the traditions of British state […]

:)MnarJo EricksonWith full military honors, the coffin bearing the body of one of Britain's most divisive politicians of modern times, was escorted by representatives of the armed forces to a service before a congregation of 2,300 international dignitaries, former state leaders and HRH Queen Elizabeth II.  Breaking the traditions of British state

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Judge Orders Government To Prove Manning Aided The Enemy

A U.S. military judge ruled Wednesday at a pretrial hearing that government prosecutors must prove that Army Private Bradley Manning intended to aid the enemy when he released hundreds of thousands of sensitive files to WikiLeaks. This announcement was celebrated as a small, but important step forward for the Manning defense that claims the private was […]

A U.S. military judge ruled Wednesday at a pretrial hearing that government prosecutors must prove that Army Private Bradley Manning intended to aid the enemy when he released hundreds of thousands of sensitive files to WikiLeaks. This announcement was celebrated as a small, but important step forward for the Manning defense that claims the private

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Bradley Manning: Hero, Villain Or A Little Bit of Both?

It is highly unlikely that Army Pfc. Bradley Manning will go from prisoner to Nobel laureate any time soon. For one thing, the 25-year-old soldier who allegedly sent hundreds of thousands of classified documents to the WikiLeaks website is only one of a record 259 candidates whose names have been sent to the Nobel Committee as a […]

It is highly unlikely that Army Pfc. Bradley Manning will go from prisoner to Nobel laureate any time soon. For one thing, the 25-year-old soldier who allegedly sent hundreds of thousands of classified documents to the WikiLeaks website is only one of a record 259 candidates whose names have been sent to the Nobel Committee as a candidate for

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Why Bradley Manning, News Organizations Have More In Common Than You Think

(MintPress) – If Bradley Manning is convicted of aiding the enemy for his release of government documents to WikiLeaks, the implications for journalists and whistleblowers will be nothing short of devastating. Manning is facing more than 20 charges for leaking thousands of secret military documents to the whistleblower organization — documents which proved the number […]

(MintPress) - If Bradley Manning is convicted of aiding the enemy for his release of government documents to WikiLeaks, the implications for journalists and whistleblowers will be nothing short of devastating. Manning is facing more than 20 charges for leaking thousands of secret military documents to the whistleblower organization — documents

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Manning Says He Leaked Secrets To Spark War Debate

After almost three years in custody, the soldier accused in the biggest leak of classified material in U.S. history said he did it because he wanted the public to know how the American military was fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with little regard for human life. Bradley Manning, 25, pleaded guilty Thursday at a […]

After almost three years in custody, the soldier accused in the biggest leak of classified material in U.S. history said he did it because he wanted the public to know how the American military was fighting wars in Iraq and Afghanistan with little regard for human life. Bradley Manning, 25, pleaded guilty Thursday at a military hearing to 10

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