Tags » Cluster Bombs

Laos bombed by the U.S.

http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2015/08/laos/allman-text?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=Social&utm_content=link_fb20150718ngm-laos&utm_campaign=Content&sf11097960=1

• There were more than 580,000 bombing missions on Laos from 1964 to 1973 during the Vietnam War.
• That’s equivalent to one bombing mission every eight minutes, 24 hours a day, for nine years. 270 more words

Thailand

De Blasio, Wikipedia, Yemen Peace Talks, UN Sexual Assault Scandal and Cyberbullying - what do they have in common? Shame.

News Flash – dot dot do dot……

– Mayor De Blasio of New York is conducting a national media campaign to draw business into New York. 684 more words

Politics

Saudi-led Coalition Using Same Cluster Munition in Yemen as ISIS Fired in Syria

Saudi Arabia first used cluster bombs on Houthis in 2009: HRW

Human Rights Watch (HRW) has released new evidence contending the Saudi-led coalition has been dropping  internationally-banned cluster bombs on Yemenis population. 435 more words

News Alert

Got to stare at ugly pictures of handicapped soldiers and civilians "collateral damages"

Got to stare at ugly pictures of handicapped soldiers and civilians “collateral damages”

It’s impolite to stare.

But when it comes to severely injured soldiers, maybe we don’t look enough; or maybe we’d rather not see wounded veterans at all. 924 more words

Adonis49

Sayyed Houthi: "Riyadh Conference" Fuels Yemeni Conflict

كلمة السيد عبد الملك الحوثي عن العدوان السعودي على اليمن

Local Editor

20-05-2015 | 16:27

Leader of Yemeni revolutionaries, Ansarullah, Sayyed Abdul-Malik al-Houthi asserted that the movement supports reaching a political solution in the country, considering that Riyadh Conference would fuel the conflict in Yemen. 225 more words

Saudia

ARMS - a poem by Michael J. Whelan (Kosovo War)

ARMS

 

During the war in Kosovo

a lot of ordnance was dropped,

the ground sewn with a

deadly liberation.

The children didn’t understand,

the merchants never cared. 136 more words

Writing