Militarization and WMD

Conversations with Fidel Castro: Hiroshima and the Dangers of a Nuclear War

Let us have the courage to proclaim that all nuclear or conventional weapons, everything that is used to make war, must disappear!” Fidel Castro

The USAF B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber: "An Instrument of Peace"...

Tactical nuclear weapons or so-called “mini-nukes” are bunker buster bombs equipped with a nuclear warhead. Their explosive capacity (e.g. the B61-11) varies between one third and six times a Hiroshima bomb.


Weather warfare” can destabilize an enemy nation’s ecosystem, destroy its agriculture, disable communications networks and impoverish millions of people without the deployment of troops and military hardware.


When the attacked nation attempts to fire a retaliatory strike it is then that the MD systems are used to pick off the remaining military capability thus giving the Pentagon a “successful” first-strike.

Syria Air Defense
Israeli Commanders Killed within Al Nusra Ranks inside Syria By Fars News Agency, August 31, 2015
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Fascism from West Point. US “Treasonous” Antiwar Lawyers Categorized as Terrorists By David Swanson, August 31, 2015
“Israel’s Near War with Iran”. Defense Minister Ehud Barak’s Tales Conceal “The Real Story” By Gareth Porter, August 31, 2015
Japan’s Defense Ministry requests Largest Ever Military Budget By Press TV, August 31, 2015
Military Report from Novorossyia. Intense Military Actions by Ukraine Army against Donbass By Russell "Texas" Bentley, August 29, 2015
EU and Iran Demand a “Nuclear Free Middle East” as AIPAC-Funded Congress Supports “Nuclear-Armed Israel” a Global Weapons Supplier By Anthony Bellchambers, August 28, 2015
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Visual of Global Military Expenditures: US Comprises Half of Global Military Spending By Robert Barsocchini, August 27, 2015
Russian Army Engages in Syria, Supplies Weapons, Advisors and Intelligence By Thierry Meyssan, August 24, 2015
U.S. Provides Cover for Use of Banned Weapons in Yemen By Thalif Deen, August 24, 2015
ALL OUT WAR? If Israel fires single missile at Iran... Tehran Threatens Retaliation against Israel in the Case of an Attack
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Hillary Clinton: “If I’m President, We Will Attack Iran” By Stephen Lendman, August 22, 2015
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Pentagon Doctrine: “War is Peace”. “Dropping Nuclear Bombs on the Middle East Will Bring Peace” By Timothy Alexander Guzman, August 22, 2015
The Privatization of War: Mercenaries, Private Military and Security Companies (PMSC)
The Privatization of War: Mercenaries, Private Military and Security Companies (PMSC) By Jose L. Gomez del Prado, August 21, 2015
Israel Bombs Syria. Is This A Prelude towards a Full Scale War? By Stephen Lendman, August 21, 2015
KCNA picture shows a test-firing drill of anti-ship missiles at sea © KCNA / Reuters
South and North Korea Trade Warmongering Accusations Following Exchange of Fire By RT, August 21, 2015
North and South Korea Exchange Artillery Fire across Border By Ben McGrath, August 21, 2015
From Japan to Vietnam, Radiation and Agent Orange Survivors Deserve Justice From the US By Marjorie Cohn, August 20, 2015
The War in East Ukraine. Renewed Artillery Attacks by Kiev Forces By South Front, August 20, 2015
“Operation Unthinkable”: In Immediate Wake of World War II, US Planned to Wipe Out the Soviet Union with A Massive Nuclear Strike By Ekaterina Blinova, August 20, 2015
Pentagon Trains “Moderate” Syrian Rebel Army. $500 Million to Train 60 Rebels. Where Did the Money Go? By Joel Veldkamp, August 17, 2015
US-China Standoff: The South China Sea’s Simmering Crisis By Minghao Zhao, August 16, 2015
VIDEO: The BBC Film That Exposed Israel's Secret Nuclear Weapons
British Labour Party Jeremy Corbyn: ‘The Things That Are Real’. By Jim McCluskey, August 15, 2015
Fire-fighters extinguish fire on a vehicle hit by shelling near Donetsk Sergey Prokofiev International Airport during fighting between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian government forces in Donetsk
The War in Donbass. Kiev Deploys Tanks and Rocket Launchers, Recent Developments in Iraq and Palestine By South Front, August 14, 2015
Meet the “Moderates” the U.S. is Supporting in Syria: They’re Al-Qaeda By Eric Zuesse, August 14, 2015
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Obama: “The Peacemaker” By Glenn Greenwald and Anthony Freda, August 13, 2015
Conflict within US Political Establishment over Iran Nuclear Accord Intensifies By Patrick Martin, August 10, 2015
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Syrian Warplanes Destroy Al Nusra Terrorists’ Positions in Lattakia By Fars News Agency, August 10, 2015
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Gorbachev Fears Nuclear War. “As Long As these Weapons Exist, Sooner or Later They Will Be Used” By Stephen Lendman, August 08, 2015
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US-Russia Confrontation in the Arctic and the Battle for Oil. Russia’s Territorial Claims of the Arctic Shelf By South Front, August 08, 2015
"Nuclear Diplomacy": Brazil and Iran.  Our Motives and the Bullying Trio
Behind Israel’s Hysterical Opposition to the Iran Nuclear Deal By Prof. Ismael Hossein-Zadeh, August 08, 2015
70 Years after Hiroshima, Okinawa’s Long Resistance to US Military Occupation By Taisuke Komatsu and Semanur Karaman, August 07, 2015
Nuclear Disarmament: If Not Now, When? By Robert Koehler, August 06, 2015
Hiroshima-Nagasaki: “A Hole in American History”, Atomic Devastation Hidden for Decades By Greg Mitchell, August 06, 2015
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Greek Forces to Train in Israel as Syriza-Led Government Deepens Alliance By Ali Abunimah, August 06, 2015
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Obama Speech on Iran: Collapse of Nuclear Deal Will Mean War By Barry Grey, August 06, 2015
US and Russian Presidents meet prior G20 Summit in Los Cabos
Behind the Sanctions Regime: US Receives RD-181 Rocket Engines From Russia, Part of a New $1bn Contract By RT, August 05, 2015
The Hiroshima and Nagasaki Film They Didn’t Want You to See By Stop the War Coalition, August 05, 2015
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Pro-Israeli Propaganda Works: New Polls Show Most Americans Oppose Iran Nuclear Deal By Stephen Lendman, August 05, 2015
Russian Airborne Troops “Ready to Help Syria in Combating [US-NATO Sponsored] Terrorism” By ITAR-TASS, August 05, 2015
Outsourcing the Kill Chain: Eleven Drone Contractors Revealed By Pratap Chatterjee, August 04, 2015
The 70th Anniversary of the Bombing of Nagasaki: Unwelcome Truths for Church and State By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, August 04, 2015
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Taking Sides In Syrian Civil War. Obama Authorizes Airstrikes ‘To Defend’ US-Trained Jihadist Rebels By RT, August 04, 2015
HIROSHIMA DAY 2003: Secret Meeting on the Privatization of Nuclear War
Secret Meeting on the Privatization of Nuclear War. Hiroshima Day 2003 By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, August 04, 2015
The Real Reason America Used Nuclear Weapons Against Japan. It Was Not To End the War Or Save Lives. By Washington's Blog, August 04, 2015
UK Labour Party Leadership Candidate Jeremy Corbyn Backs Boycott of Israeli Universities Involved in Arms Research By Asa Winstanley, August 03, 2015
US-NATO War Games on Russia’s Doorstep, Russia’s Military Drills and Deployments By South Front, August 03, 2015
US-NATO’s “Terrorist Foot Soldiers”: Obama Orders Airstrikes to Defend ISIS in Syria By Stephen Lendman, August 03, 2015
War in Donbass: Ukraine Forces’ New Fortified Area around the Port City of Mariupol By South Front, July 31, 2015
Yemen, Map of War: Saudi Offensive, Resistance and Counter-Attacks by Yemeni Forces By South Front, July 31, 2015
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Sounds of War: Navy Warplanes Producing Deadly Noise Around US Bases By Dahr Jamail, July 31, 2015
American Jews and Israeli Defense Experts Support Iran Deal By Washington's Blog, July 29, 2015
Pentagon Paints Bleak Picture of Afghanistan War as More Civilians Die
The Afghanistan Map Of War By South Front, July 29, 2015
An ‘Abe Doctrine’ as Japan’s Grand Strategy: New Dynamism or Dead-End? By Christopher W. Hughes, July 29, 2015
Why Americans Believe that Bombing Hiroshima was Necessary By Dr. Gary G. Kohls, July 29, 2015
Chemtrails: Aerosol and Electromagnetic Weapons in the Age of Nuclear War By Amy Worthington, July 29, 2015
Israeli General Likens Israel’s Attack on Gaza Towers to 9/11 Attack: The Significance of Destroying a ‘Symbol’ By Dan Cohen, July 27, 2015
US-backed Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen Kill 120 Civilians in One Night By Thomas Gaist, July 27, 2015
After Shocking Failures, F-35 Could be Long Gone by New Defense Chief By Sputnik, July 27, 2015
Criminal Negligence and Arguably the Most Manipulated Congress in U.S. History By Anthony Bellchambers, July 27, 2015
British Arms Sales to Israel in Support of Attacks on Gaza By Ryvka Barnard, July 26, 2015
Protests in Jericho city of West Bank
Israel Attacks Islam’s Third Holiest Site By Stephen Lendman, July 26, 2015
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US To Sell Saudis 355 Missiles to be Used in the War on Yemen By Press TV, July 26, 2015
US Air Force HAARP Weather Modification Facility Under New Ownership of University of Alaska By Michael Janitch, July 26, 2015
Israeli Military Admits to Supporting Al Qaeda and ISIS in Syria By Washington's Blog, July 24, 2015
VIDEO: Obama Desperate for Excuse to Attack Iran
The Imperial Designs on Iran By Pepe Escobar, July 24, 2015
Greece’s Syriza Makes Military Deal with Israel that Only US Has Made By Ben Norton, July 24, 2015
Israeli Military Admits to Supporting Syrian Jihadis By Washington's Blog, July 24, 2015
Is Obama Keen on Relations with Barons of Kenya or with the People? By Horace G. Campbell, July 24, 2015
US Iran
Iran’s Longstanding US-Inflicted Nightmare By Stephen Lendman, July 24, 2015
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US and NATO Engage in Unprecedented Military Exercises in Europe By Niles Williamson, July 24, 2015
Phony Claims About Syria Retaining Chemical Weapons By Stephen Lendman, July 24, 2015
George Clooney Paid by Lockheed Martin to Oppose War Profiteering by Africans Disloyal to the U.S. Agenda By David Swanson, July 23, 2015
Netanyahu Bluffed an Attack on Iran By Philip Weiss, July 23, 2015
Syria Government Forces Regain Control over ISIS Held Territories By South Front, July 23, 2015
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Japanese Government Ramps Up Tensions with China By Peter Symonds, July 23, 2015
Iran nuclear-free, but U.S. sends A-bombs to Italy By Manlio Dinucci, July 23, 2015
Nuclear War, Radioactive Fallout and the Earth’s Global Ecosystem By Robert Jacobs, July 22, 2015
The Fragile Nuclear Deal: The U.S. “Military Option” and the “No Nukes for Iran” Tour By Timothy Alexander Guzman, July 22, 2015