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The Invisible War in Kashmir

Kashmir: Born to Fight

Al Jazeera (2017)

Kashmir, a majority Muslim state, has been demanding independence from India since the late 1980s. They were promised a referendum on independence in 1947, when India was first divided from Pakistan. 98 more words

Hidden History

The NATO Invasion

https://sputniknews.com/europe/201708201056618421-bosnia-military-facilities/

NATO’s Balkan Dream: ‘Gaining Access to Key Strategic Facilities’

Sputnik

Europe

10:58 20.08.2017

The Constitutional Court of Bosnia and Herzegovina has ruled that the Veliki Zep military facility in the country’s Serb-dominated Republika Srpska is owned by the state. 456 more words

MILITARY

1862: "I Must Save This Government If Possible"

Private

Executive Mansion,

Washington, July 26, 1862.

Hon Reverdy Johnson

My Dear Sir.

Yours of the 16th. by the hand of Governor Shepley is received. It seems the Union feeling in Louisiana is being crushed out by the course of General Phelps. 633 more words

American Civil War

Soldiers Become Governors.

Modern war is about destroying the enemy’s army and seizing control of his territory.  Even when it can be achieved, victory still brings problems.  If Army officers wanted to be civilian bureaucrats they wouldn’t have gone into the military.  563 more words

Wars Of The Middle East

Hope & Sumud – 50 Years of Israeli Military Occupation

By Seth Malone, Peace Program Coordinator, MCC Palestine and Israel

Today—June 5, 2017—marks the 50th year of Israel’s military occupation of the West Bank, Gaza, and East Jerusalem. 737 more words

Engagement

A Military From Another Country Intervenes In A Civil War?

I went to bed too late again last night and I did not voice record my dreams each time that I woke up to use the bathroom during the night so now I can only barely remember part of two dreams, but thanks to… 440 more words

Dream Journal

The Killing of Syrian Evacuees, and MOAB

One of the biggest news items the previous week was “the mother of all bombs” was dropped on Afghanistan. My first thought was, how come the children came first? 900 more words