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Millennium Challenge: When the US Navy Lost a Simulated War With Iran

Washington (GPA) – In 2002 the US Navy carried out war games with one team acting as Iran in a hypothetical conflict. The Navy exercise, known as Millennium Challenge 2002 (MC02), was meant to simulate a war between the US (the ‘Blue’ team) and an unnamed middle eastern nation (the ‘Red’ team) presumed to be […]

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Censorship of RT and Sputnik Shows US Hypocrisy on ‘Subversion’

Washington (GPA) – Western media is cheering about the recent attacks on RT and Sputnik by the US government and corporations, but one thing they fail to mention is the extent of the US operations doing the exact same thing overseas. In just over the past month and a half, the US has witnessed, yet another, significant uptick in the […]

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Analysis: CIA Directors Pompeo, Petraeus & Brennan: 3 Views on North Korea

New York (GPA) – This week saw both a speech by the current CIA director Mike Pompeo and an interview with the former director David Petraeus that gave two different interpretations of the current tensions with North Korea. First up, is the current CIA director Pompeo, who spoke on Thursday at a meeting of the Foundation for […]

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How The Turkish Military Lost Power by Trying to Keep it

Ankara (GPA) – For the first time in the history of Turkey, it appears the military is actually accountable to the civilian government, in large part as a result of the old guard’s own decisions. These past several months have seen US-Turkish relations hit an all-time low as Turkish President Recep Erdogan’s ever-growing power continues to run up against […]

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Hostile Posturing Towards Iran Proves U.S. Losing Grip on Power

Washington D.C. – Donald Trump will make a highly anticipated decision this month that could send shockwaves throughout all aspects of foreign policy, trade, and diplomatic relations. Many pundits expect Trump to entirely decertify the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) aka Iran Nuclear Deal and possibly even designate Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps as a foreign […]

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After Las Vegas Massacre, Media Again Help ISIS Terrorize

New York (FAIR) – For all their faults, corporate media, by and large, do not usually report the unverified claims of random trolls—unless those trolls happen to be ISIS, or ISIS-linked media. In the emotionally and politically charged hours after terror attacks or other mass violence, when demagogues both in US right-wing media and within ISIS itself seek […]

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U.S. Hegemony in the Arabian Peninsula and the Secret War Against Yemen

Sana’a (GPA) – In March of 2015, Saudi Arabia and their allies launched an airstrike campaign along with a full-scale military intervention and occupation of Yemen with the goal of propping up the Saudi-backed puppet government of President Hadi after revolutionary forces took control of Yemen’s capital. The World’s War Against Yemen In the past […]

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The ‘Forgotten War’: The US Destruction of The DPRK

Pyongyang (GPA) – There are rumors that when President-elect Donald Trump first met with then President Barack Obama, Trump was allegedly warned that there would be one major geopolitical hot spot that was likely to become a Gordian knot for the incoming regime. This eternal puzzle for the US global empire is, of course, the Democratic People’s’ Republic […]

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Women Driving is a Far Cry from the ‘Reform’ Saudis Need

Riyadh (GPA) – Western media is falling all over themselves to heap praise on Saudi Arabia finally planning to allow women to drive, but this was only one small problem in a country built on human rights violations. Yesterday, Saudi Arabia announced the formation of a commission to begin taking the necessary steps towards allowing women […]