MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 17, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On January 17, Taliban attacked the base of government forces in the Imam Sahib area of Kunduz; On January 17, an IED blast targeted a cargo truck in Jalalabad, killing one person; On January 17, unknown gunmen shoot dead two female judges in Kabul city; OnContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 17, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 9, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On January 8, ISIS attacked a Taliban position in the Shore Yek area of Kunar province; On January 8, 8 people were killed or wounded in and IED attack in Baghlan town; On January 8, clashes between Taliban and the army were reported near Farah city;Continue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 9, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 7, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On January 7, the US Air Force bombed the Basharan area in Helmand province, At least 5 civilians were killed and 3 others were wounded; On January 7, the Afghan Army prevented a car bomb attack in the Trinkot district of Urzgan province, according to theContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 7, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 3, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On January 3, the 209 Shaheen Corps of the Afghan National Army said that 286 Taliban fighters were killed and 219 more wounded in operations in Faryab; On January 3, an IED explosion erupted in Kabul city. No casualties were reported; On January 2, a grenadeContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON JANUARY 3, 2021 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 26, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On December 25, ISIS claimed responsibility for the IED attack on Taliban in the Badil area; On December 25, ISIS claimed responsibility for the IED attack in Jalalabad city; On December 25, the Afghan Air Force struck Taliban positions near Balkh; On December 26, five explosionsContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 26, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 22, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On December 22, at least 5 people were killed by an IED blast in Kabul’s PD7 district; On December 21, clashes between Taliban and Afghan security forces were reported in the Panjwayi area; On December 22, Afghan National Security Adviser Hamdullah Mohib met with his IranianContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 22, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

MAP UPDATE: MILITARY SITUATION IN NAGORNO-KARABAKH ON DECEMBER 22, 2020 – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Nagorno-Karabakh: As of December 22, 1047 bodies have been retrieved from the battle zone, according to the State Service of Emergency Situations of Artsakh; On December 22, a group of Turkish specialists conducted training on the fulfillment of engineering support tasks in the specially designed engineering townsContinue reading “MAP UPDATE: MILITARY SITUATION IN NAGORNO-KARABAKH ON DECEMBER 22, 2020 – South Front”

“Oh the Poor Oppressed Uighurs!!!”/ By Janice Kortkamp – Mark Taliano

Here’s the deal with the whole, “Oh the poor oppressed Uighurs!!!” routine that people need to understand. This is a propaganda buildup by the neocons who happily mass-slaughter Muslims (and Christians) in Iraq, Syria, Libya and Yemen. It’s critical to remember Operation Cyclone in Afghanistan and how the US built up the Taliban and SaudiContinue reading ““Oh the Poor Oppressed Uighurs!!!”/ By Janice Kortkamp – Mark Taliano”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 20, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On December 20, at least 9 people were killed and 6 others were wounded in a car bomb explosion in PD5 of Kabul; On December 20, an Afghan National Police officer was killed and two others were wounded by an IED blast in Jalalabad city; OnContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 20, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

Video: Banksters Flee New York City – #NewWorldNextWeek – The Corbett Report & Media Monarchy

Welcome to New World Next Week – the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in open source intelligence news. This week: Interview 1608 – New World Next Week with James Evan Pilato

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 6, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On December 6, a car bomb exploded in the city of Jalalabad injuring several people; On December 5, 5 children were reportedly killed by a drone strike in Khogyani district of Ghazi; On December 5, clashes between Taliban and Afghan army forces erupted in the DehrwaudContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 6, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

U.S. CLAIMED TO KEEP MAJOR BASES IN AFGHANISTAN AMID BREAKTHROUGH IN GOVERNMENT, TALIBAN PEACE TALKS – South Front

The Afghan Government and the Taliban announced on December 2 that they had agreed on the procedures for the Intra-Afghan peace talks in the Qatari capital, Doha. The breakthrough was jointly announced by Mohammad Naeem, a spokesman for the Taliban’s Qatar office, as well as Nader Nadery, a member of the Afghan Government’s negotiation team.Continue reading “U.S. CLAIMED TO KEEP MAJOR BASES IN AFGHANISTAN AMID BREAKTHROUGH IN GOVERNMENT, TALIBAN PEACE TALKS – South Front”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 1, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On December 1, 6 civilians were allegedly killed or wounded near the Khwaja Umari area by airstrikes of the Afghan Air Force; On December 1, Taliban artillery shelled positions of the Afghan army in the Panjawiy area; On December 1, Taliban reportedly blown up the KhwajaContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON DECEMBER 1, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

A Lot More to Afghanistan Than the Current Distractions Would Imply – Dissident Voice

It seems fitting that I write this on 22 November 2020, the 57th anniversary of the assassination of John F Kennedy in Dallas, Texas. The murder of Kennedy was lied about from day one. That comes as no surprise to those who follow geopolitics. What the JFK assassination tells us, however, is that the powersContinue reading “A Lot More to Afghanistan Than the Current Distractions Would Imply – Dissident Voice”

Video: What if…? – #NewWorldNextWeek – The Corbett Report & Media Monarchy

Welcome back to New World Next Week — the video series from Corbett Report and Media Monarchy that covers some of the most important developments in open source intelligence news. This week: Interview 1599 – New World Next Week with James Evan Pilato

Israel Bombs Southern Syria Killing 3 Syrian Army Soldiers – Syria News

Israel bombed the southern Syrian region at early dawn killing 3 Syrian Army soldiers, the explosions were heard in Damascus. A Syrian military spokesperson declared: ‘At 3:11 am the Zionist enemy carried out an aggression from the occupied Syrian Golan toward the southern region, the SAA air defense confronted the incoming missiles and dropped aContinue reading “Israel Bombs Southern Syria Killing 3 Syrian Army Soldiers – Syria News”

MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON NOVEMBER 16, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front

A brief overview of the recent developments in Afghanistan: On November 16, at least two civilians were wounded by an explosion of magnetic bomb placed under an ANSF vehicle in the PD3 of Kabul city; On November 16, Taliban forces captured a bazaar in the Dasht-e-Archi district. Tthe Afghan MoD said commandos deployed to theContinue reading “MILITARY SITUATION IN AFGHANISTAN ON NOVEMBER 16, 2020 (MAP UPDATE) – South Front”

US to Deploy Bradley Fighting Vehicles Into Syria – 21st Century Wire

Despite recent pledges by the Trump Administration to drawdown forces in the Middle East, specifically with cuts in Iraq and Afghanistan, officials in Washington do not appear to be extending such pre-election pledges for its running contingent still illegally occupying parts of northeastern Syria. In a contradictory announcement on Friday, US military said that they will be deployingContinue reading “US to Deploy Bradley Fighting Vehicles Into Syria – 21st Century Wire”

Video: US Troop Drawdown in Iraq: Strategic Shift, or Shrewd Election Move? – 21st Century Wire

This week, the top U.S. general in the Middle East, Frank McKenzie, confirmed plans for partial troop drawdowns in both Iraq and Afghanistan scheduled to happen before the 2020 Presidential Election on Nov. 3. The plans seeks to cut the troop presence in Iraq from 5,200 to 3,000 by the end of September. Is thisContinue reading “Video: US Troop Drawdown in Iraq: Strategic Shift, or Shrewd Election Move? – 21st Century Wire”

‘Horrifically Catastrophic’: Report Finds So-Called US War on Terror Has Displaced as Many as 59 Million People – Global Research

The ongoing U.S. “war on terror” has forcibly displaced as many as 59 million people from just eight countries in the Middle East, Africa, and Asia since 2001, according to a new report published Tuesday by Brown University’s Costs of War Project. Titled “Creating Refugees: Displacement Caused by the United States’ Post-9/11 Wars” (pdf), the newContinue reading “‘Horrifically Catastrophic’: Report Finds So-Called US War on Terror Has Displaced as Many as 59 Million People – Global Research”

USA’s Strangulation of the International Criminal Court – Dissident Voice

In view of the audacity shown by the ICC in authorizing the Afghanistan investigation, new sanctions have been imposed on two ICC officials in the contemporary period. To legitimize its aggressive actions against the ICC, the US has relied on contorted legal arguments. Repeatedly, the US has declared that it is not a party toContinue reading “USA’s Strangulation of the International Criminal Court – Dissident Voice”

Trump Regime Sanctions ICC Officials for Investigating US War Crimes – Stephen Lendman

Since beginning its probe of US Afghanistan war crimes in 2017, the ICC said it received over 700 complaints from aggrieved victims. In June, Trump declared a state of national emergency over the ICC’s probe of US war crimes in Afghanistan. At the time, he issued an executive order that authorizes blocking property of ICCContinue reading “Trump Regime Sanctions ICC Officials for Investigating US War Crimes – Stephen Lendman”

ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Officially Sanctioned by US Government – The Palestine Chronicle

The United States has officially sanctioned International Criminal Court Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda for investigating war crimes committed by the US and its allies. US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has also said that Phakiso Mochochoko, the head of the ICC’s Jurisdiction, Complementarity and Cooperation Division, had also been blacklisted. … Israeli leaders welcomed the USContinue reading “ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda Officially Sanctioned by US Government – The Palestine Chronicle”