Pentagon counters Obama: Troops 'in combat' in Iraq

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1989915" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ash Carter[/caption] President Obama may have promised in 2014 that U.S. troops would no longer fight in Iraq, but the Pentagon clarified via Defense more…

Captagon: The amphetamine fueling Syria's war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) As Syria sinks ever deeper into civil war, evidence is starting to emerge that a brutal and bloody conflict that has left more than 100,000 people more…

Hundreds of refugees 'mysteriously disappear'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) In the latest, and most bizarre yet, twist in Europe's refugee crisis at least seven hundred of the roughly 4,000 asylum-seekers who had initially been accomodated by more…

Putin's overflights expose Obama's impotence

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_657797" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Vladimir Putin[/caption] The Iraqi government may have a new pal: Russian President Vladimir Putin. Sen. Tom Cotton, Arkansas Republican, suggested during a Senate Armed more…

How big does Anheuser-Busch need to get?

by Roger Simmermaker -- Foreign-owned beer behemoth Anheuser-Busch InBev (also known as AB InBev), maker of a wide range of beers from Budweiser to Stella Artois, apparently just doesn’t think it's quite more…

How many Jews does it take to open an Iranian embassy?

by Marisa Martin -- [caption id="attachment_2576875" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hamabul (the Great Flood) Art Collective aka "Iranian embassy"[/caption] How many Jews does it take to open an Iranian Embassy? Only one, if he more…

1 thing dimming Obama's hope for climate accord

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_2581195" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Oil well in Qaidam Basin, Qinghai Province, China (Wikimedia Commons)[/caption] UNITED NATIONS – With the price of oil down to about $50 a barrel more…