Afghanistan Seeks Russia’s Aid While Russia Defends Pakistan Against Trump’s Accusations
Opinion

Afghanistan Seeks Russia’s Aid While Russia Defends Pakistan Against Trump’s Accusations

Russia joins China in condemning US statements against Pakistan while Afghanistan’s Ambassador to Russia says ‘NO’ to US involvement in his country. Afghanistan’s official Ambassador to Russia, Abdul Qayyum Kochai has stated that he welcomes Russia’s role in mediating a diplomatic peace process in his country. Abdul Qayyum Kochai said, “We would like Russia to help…

US to Hand Raqqa Over to ISIS Affiliates After “Defeating” ISIS
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US to Hand Raqqa Over to ISIS Affiliates After “Defeating” ISIS

In its article, “Syria: Arab Tribes Who Once Supported ISIS Turn to U.S. As Endgame Being In Raqqa,” Newsweek reports: A top U.S. diplomat in the fight against the Islamic State militant group (ISIS) has praised recent talks with Syrian tribal leaders slated to play a large role in governing Raqqa once the jihadis are…

New Zealand Army ‘Counters Terrorist Threat’ by Sending 3 Soldiers to Afghanistan
Military

New Zealand Army ‘Counters Terrorist Threat’ by Sending 3 Soldiers to Afghanistan

New Zealand will step in to help solve a “deteriorating” security situation in Afghanistan by committing no more than three extra army personnel towards the NATO support mission in the country. Just days after US President Donald Trump called for NATO allies to boost military capabilities in Afghanistan, New Zealand’s government confirmed troop numbers will…

Trump, Afghanistan and History
Opinion

Trump, Afghanistan and History

United States President Donald Trump has issued his new strategy for Afghanistan, the longest war in U.S. history. Some of his speech sounds like recycled excerpts from presidents talking about Iraq or Vietnam. In all likelihood, the U.S. will be as ‘successful’ in Afghanistan as it was in those two countries. Mr. Trump said that…

Syrian Army Closing in on Oil-Rich Region the US Wants for Itself
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Syrian Army Closing in on Oil-Rich Region the US Wants for Itself

As Anti-Media predicted in June of this year, ISIS’ last stand in Syria will take place in a strategic oil-rich region known as Deir ez-Zor, and this confrontation will pit the American military and its allied forces directly against the Syrian Arab Army and its backers, including Russia. Over the last few days, this potential clash has been brought ever…