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Global Leaders Condemn Trump's "Scorn for International Law" As Haley Threatens More Possible Air Strikes

April 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
Global Leaders Condemn Trump's "Scorn for International Law" As Haley Threatens More Possible Air Strikes

US Ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley listens during a UN Security Council meeting at the United Nations Headquarters in New York, on April 14, 2018. The UN Security Council on Saturday opened a meeting at Russia's request to discuss military strikes carried out by the United States, France and Britain on Syria in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack. (Photo: Hector Retamal / AFP / Getty Images)

Massacre in Gaza: Israeli Forces Open Fire on Palestinians, Killing 18, Wounding as Many as 1,700

April 2, 2018 - 2:00pm

At least 18 Palestinians have died in Gaza after Israeli forces opened fire Friday on a protest near the Gaza Strip's eastern border with Israel. As many as 1,700 Palestinians were wounded. The deaths and injuries came as 30,000 Gaza residents gathered near the wall, as part of a planned 6-week-long nonviolent protest against the blockade of Gaza and to demand the right of return for Palestinian refugees. The protests began on Friday, March 30, known as "Land Day," marking the anniversary of the 1976 killing of six Palestinians protesting the Israeli confiscation of Arab land.

For Bolton, the Slaughter of 1 Million Iraqis Is a Job Qualification

March 28, 2018 - 12:29am
For Bolton, the Slaughter of 1 Million Iraqis Is a Job Qualification

I witnessed firsthand John Bolton's acts of mass murder in Iraq. Now the man who has been calling for war against Iran and North Korea for years, who worked to derail the UN's weapons inspections in Iraq, and who thinks murdering 5 percent of Iraq's population was a good idea will be our next national security adviser.Former Ambassador to the United Nations John Bolton speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015, in Des Moines, Iowa.

For Over a Decade, John Bolton Has Insisted Bombing Iran Is "the Only Real Option"

March 23, 2018 - 3:00pm

President Trump has tapped John Bolton to become his next national security adviser, replacing H.R. McMaster. Bolton is known for his ultra-hawkish views. He has openly backed war against Iran and North Korea, and was a prominent supporter of the US invasion of Iraq.

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