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Let the Media Coverage of Manchester Victims Be a Model for All Young Victims of War
World  (tags: Manchester, UK, Yemen, war, children, Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, drone, terrorist, F-35 )

Dandelion
- 86 days ago - commondreams.org
Start with premise that killing children is wrong. It is as wrong in Manchester as it is in Sanaa, Yemen. It is wrong to kill a child as an act of war whether the killing is done by a U.S. Predator drone Saudi Arabian pilot in a U.S. F-35 or terrorist.
Dennis Kucinich The Mother of All Bombs Is Actually The Mother of All Warmongering
World  (tags: Dennis Kucinich, Mother of all Bombs, Afghanistan, warmongering )

Dandelion
- 127 days ago - foxnews.com
The repercussions of the dropping of the Mother of All Bombs on a village in Afghanistan will be felt in conflicts small and large. We live in a global village. ISIS may be the target, but the collateral damage may include ourselves.
Mother of All Bomb Dropped in Afghanistan
World  (tags: Mother of all Bombs, GBU-43B, Afghanistan, ISIS, Trump Administration, bombing )

Dandelion
- 129 days ago - aljazeera.com
The US Central Command said in a press release that the strike was designed to minimise the risk to Afghan and US forces conducting clearing operations in the area.
After Two Wars Standing Rock Is the First Time I Served the American People - I Have Been On The Wrong Side of History
World  (tags: soldier, Iraq, Afghanistan, Veterans for Peace, Standing Rock, Black Snake, corporate interest, Halliburton, KBR, AECOM, DynCorp, Raytheon, Environmental Chemical )

Dandelion
- 294 days ago - commondreams.org
Going to nonviolent direct action protests against the Black Snake we realized what it meant to stand by the American people and fight in their interests. We had this feeling of honor something we never had from our deployments to Iraq or Afghanistan.
Sparks of Sanity -- But NATO Prepares for War
World  (tags: NATO, Afghanistan, Libya )

Judy
- 415 days ago - strategic-culture.org
There's no question that NATO has to dance to the American tune, because its entire existence depends on what America provides in cash - much of which is returned with interest by the NATO countries purchase of US weaponry.
The Dalai Lama Speaks the Uncomfortable Truth About Immigration
World  (tags: world, war, violence, UnitedNations, society, politics, humans, humanrights, government, freedoms, ethics, corruption, conflict, Dalai Lama, Immigration, refugee, crisis, exodus, Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, fascism, racism, patriotism )

Darren
- 422 days ago - wakingtimes.com
When a refugee crisis of such magnitude as the mass exodus from Syria occurs, it tends to draw out both the best and worst qualities of people.
The War in Afghanistan Has Turned a Generation of Children Into Heroin Addicts
World  (tags: Afghanistan, war, opium, heroin, addiction, child addicts )

Judy
- 466 days ago - theantimedia.org
As with most parts of the world, the most vulnerable pay the heaviest price of war. This is shocking.
Doctors Without Borders Condemns "Epidemic" of Hospital Attacks as "Acts of Terror" in Chilling UN Address
World  (tags: Afghanistan, doctors without borders, kunduz, msf, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Syria, War, Yemen )

Judy
- 473 days ago - salon.com
MSF President Joanne Liu blasted the wars in Afghanistan, Syria, Yemen in heart-wrenching Security Council briefing.
Children Facing Sexual Torture - Petition
World  (tags: Afghanistan, young boys, sold into slavery, boys play, Pashtun culture, Pakistan, petition, Bacha bazi )

Dandelion
- 539 days ago - beheardproject.com
In Afghanistan, young boys are raped and sold into sexual slavery. They are dressed up like women, forced to dance for older men, and sold to the highest bidder.
Rumors Persist That The CIA Helps Export Opium From Afghanistan
World  (tags: drug trade, opium, Afghanistan, Taliban, CIA, heroin deaths, CIA exporting Opium, Blackwater, contractors, US troops patrolling opium fields )

Barbara
- 661 days ago - mintpressnews.com
while the Taliban had all but eradicated opium, it began to thrive just months after American forces replaced the Taliban-led government in 2001. Martin noted that the CIA has long been tied to the global drug trade, where it's accused of putting more ef
Prescription for Afghan Hospital Bombing: Independent Investigation and US Troop Withdrawal
World  (tags: Int'l Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commissi, IHFFC, War & Peace, U.S., Afghanistan, Doctors Without Borders, Kunduz, hospital bombing, War on Terror, Codepink )

Judy
- 675 days ago - commondreams.org
The IHFFC was actually created in 1991 to investigate violations of international humanitarian law but has never been activated. Dr Joanne Liu, president of Doctors Without Borders, says "the tool exists, and it is time it is activated."
The Drone Papers
World  (tags: Drone Papers, The Intercept, secret documents, Afghanistan, Yemen, Somalia, Obama drone wars )

Dandelion
- 675 days ago - theintercept.com
The Intercept has obtained a cache of secret documents detailing the inner workings of the U.S. militarys assassination program in Afghanistan, Yemen, and Somalia. Provided by a whistleblower offers an unprecedented glimpse into the Obama drone wars.
Petition - Tell President Obama to Consent to Independent Investigation of Kunduz Hospital Bombing!
World  (tags: Doctors Without Borders, MSF, Kunduz, Afghanistan, strike on hospitalUS, Obama administration, IHFCC, Geneva Conventions, International Humanitarian Law, Fact-finding Commission, petition )

Judy
- 675 days ago - change.org
MSF are calling for the US and the Obama administration to consent to the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission investigation. IHFFC is the only permanent body set up specifically to investigate violations of international humanitarian law.
The U.S. Bombing of a Doctors Without Borders Hospital Must Be Investigated - Petition
World  (tags: Afghanistan, hospital bombing, investigation, Kunduz, Doctors Without Borders, hospital )

Dandelion
- 682 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Join Doctors Without Borders in demanding an independent investigation into how and why this bombing of the MSF hospital in Kunduz took place. Hospitals enjoy special protected status under international law governing conflict. This should not of happened
 

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