What Happened to the Hague Tribunal?

by Eric Gordy Once a burial ground for partisan heroes of World War II, Lion Cemetery now contains many victims of the siege of Sarajevo. The International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia decided on Thursday to acquit two Serbian state security officials, Jovica Stanisic and Franko Simatovic. The acquittal is one of a series of dramatic reversals by…

US secretly sends troops to Syria border

A large U.S. military force has reportedly arrived at a port in the south of Jordan, ready to be deployed at the country’s border with neighboring Syria. The Israeli military intelligence website DEBKAfile has reported that 1,000 U.S troops from the 24th Marine Expeditionary Force arrived at the southern Jordanian port of Aqaba on Tuesday…

US Drone Wars – Murder, Inc.

by Stephen Lendman posted November 1, 2012 by Information Clearing House Perhaps one day they’ll arrive over a neighborhood near you. Drones are becoming America’s weapon of choice. Domestically so far, they’re used only for eyes in the sky spying. Big Brother wants to watch everyone all the time. Don’t bet against eyes not being…

Assad talks, Russia walks

by Pepe Escobar So Bashar al-Assad has spoken – exclusively, to Argentine daily El Clarin (there’s a huge Syrian diaspora in Argentina, as well as in neighboring Brazil). Cutting through the fog of Western hysteria, he made some valuable points. The record shows that, yes, the regime has agreed several times to talk to the…