The 239 Year Timeline Of America’s Involvement in Military Conflict
By Michael Welch, Prof. James Petras, Andy Lee Roth, and John Schertow, December 20, 2015
On this week’s Global Research News Hour, the last regular program of 2015, we go over some of the major under-reported stories of the year.
Neocons Object to Syrian Democracy
By Robert Parry, December 20 2015
President Obama has infuriated Official Washington’s neocons by accepting the Russian stance that the Syrian people should select their own future leaders through free elections, rather than the neocon insistence on a foreign-imposed “regime change,” reports Robert Parry.
Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe yesterday in Tokyo expressed their “strong opposition” to China’s actions in the South China Sea and their “strong support” for the US military build-up or “rebalance” throughout the Indo-Pacific region.