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Afghanistan: The World’s Largest Opium Producer

Opium is used to produce heroin and other illicit opioids.

In his book titled “The Politics of Heroin: CIA Complicity in the Global Drug Trade,” 394 more words


More Evidence of US Support for ISIS

By Stephen Lendman

Global Research, June 19, 2017

Straightaway after Trump’s January 20 swearing in ceremony, a White House statement said defeating ISIS and other terrorist groups is the administration’s “highest priority,” adding: 526 more words


Are More US Attacks on Syrian Forces Planned? Establishing Pentagon Bases in Syria?

By Stephen Lendman

Global Research, June 17, 201

Responding to US-led attacks on Syrian and allied forces, a Russian Foreign Ministry statement said Sergey Lavrov… 646 more words


America’s Forever War Strategy

America is unique among history’s warrior states – prioritizing endless wars, not ending them to achieve a new era of peace and stability.

The notion is anathema to the nation’s military, industrial, and media establishment. 509 more words


Al-Tanf, Syria Analysis: Where Is the Fake News Coming From? (Updated)

Pro-Russian Media Vilify Trump’s War on ISIS (Updated: See Conclusion)
By Karl Pomeroy

Quemado Institute
June 14, 2017
Updated June 20, 2017: US Navy Shootdown of Syrian Su-22 changes picture… 4,350 more words

Western Intervention

Persian Gulf Feud

Riyadh accusing Qatar of supporting terrorism ignores the pernicious regional infestation of Saudi-supported extremist Wahhabism, the ideology connected to ISIS and like-minded groups.

Both countries support regional terrorist groups, both US allies, despite mixed messages from Washington on Qatar. 606 more words


Three Gulf States and Egypt Sever Ties with Qatar

by Stephen Lendman

 On Monday, the Saudi state-run press agency said the action was taken to “protect its national security from the dangers of terrorism and extremism,” adding: 626 more words