Update for Monday, May 8, 2017

Update for Monday, May 8, 2017

A border skirmish between Pakistani and Afghan forces on Friday resulted in the death of 50 Afghan soldiers, according to the Pakistani military. Afghan sources deny that, saying there were only two military and one civilian death. The conflict erupt...

Update for Thursday, April 27,2017

Update for Thursday, April 27,2017

Two U.S. service members killed, 1 injured in Achin province, Afghanistan. This is the same area where the U.S. has been engaged with IS fighters, where the GBU-34 bomb was dropped earlier this month. Army Staff Sgt. Mark R. De Alencar was killed in...

36 Isis militants killed in US 'mother of all bombs' attack, Afghan ministry says 36 Isis militants killed in US 'mother of all bombs' attack, Afghan ministry says Why are liberals now cheerleading a warmongering Trump? | Owen Jones

36 Isis militants killed in US 'mother of all bombs' attack, Afghan ministry says 36 Isis militants killed in US 'mother of all bombs' attack, Afghan ministry says Why are liberals now cheerleading a warmongering Trump? | Owen Jones

Up to 36 suspected militants were killed in Afghanistan when the US dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb ever used in combat, the Afghan defence ministry said on Friday. To target what the military described as a “tunnel complex” used by the Isis’s A...

The 'mother of all bombs' is big, deadly – and won't lead to peace The 'mother of all bombs' is big, deadly – and won't lead to peace US drops largest ever non-nuclear bomb on Isis affiliate in Afghanistan, military says

The 'mother of all bombs' is big, deadly – and won't lead to peace The 'mother of all bombs' is big, deadly – and won't lead to peace US drops largest ever non-nuclear bomb on Isis affiliate in Afghanistan, military says

“I’m really very good at war. I love war, in a certain way,” candidate Donald Trump at a campaign rally in Iowa. This is the same Donald Trump who avoided the Vietnam draft by claiming a bone spur in his foot, a medical problem that never kept him of...