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    Global step to achieve freedom from war

    Peter Langille | Updated at 12:00am on June 15, 2021

    HUMANITY’S urgent trillion-dollar question is what will stop war and violent conflict? Aside from vast human suffering and death, with ever-higher risks in war, people...

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    Programmed for war

    William Astore | Updated at 12:00am on May 12, 2021

    WHY don’t America’s wars ever end? I know, I know: president Joe Biden has announced that our combat troops will be withdrawn from Afghanistan by...

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    A lifetime ‘at war’

    Tom Engelhardt | Updated at 12:00am on May 03, 2021

    HERE’S the strange thing in an ever-stranger world: I was born in July 1944 in the midst of a devastating world war. That war ended...

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    A lost war, a profitable war

    Farooque Chowdhury | Updated at 12:00am on April 20, 2021

    AFGHAN-CHESSBOARD is difficult. Now, with the US president’s latest Afghan-move, the chessboard is going to be more difficult, and more complex. It’s now neither a...

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    The Iraq War: 18 years later

    Vincent Emanuele | Updated at 12:00am on March 23, 2021

    EIGHTEEN years ago, I was perched on my bunk in a makeshift squad bay, awaiting final orders to cross the border from Kuwait to Iraq....

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    A decade of war in Syria killed over 3,88,000

    Agence France-Presse . Beirut | Updated at 10:27pm on March 14, 2021

    The overall death toll for Syria’s civil war has reached 388,652 since it began a decade ago this month, a war monitor said on Sunday....

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    UN urges Syria to locate thousands missing in war

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 09:28pm on March 11, 2021

    The UN rights chief on Thursday urged Syria’s warring parties to disclose the location of tens of thousands of missing people, as she marked 10...

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    The perils and absurdity of Iraq War 4.0

    | Updated at 12:00am on March 03, 2021

    PRESIDENT Joe Biden launched a strike on Iranian backed militia in Syria, reportedly in reprisal for rocket attacks on US forces. Such attacks should not...

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    Taliban warn NATO against continuation of war

    Agence France-Presse . Kabul | Updated at 11:39pm on February 13, 2021

    The Taliban on Saturday warned NATO against seeking a ‘continuation of war’, as the alliance weighs a planned withdrawal from Afghanistan. Defence ministers from the...

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    ‘Humanitarian’ left still ignores lessons

    Jonathan Cook | Updated at 12:00am on January 26, 2021

    THE instinct among parts of the left to cheerlead the right’s war crimes, so long as they are dressed up as liberal ‘humanitarianism’, is alive...