U.S., World Powers Reach Historic Deal with Iran
The accord follows 18 days of marathon diplomacy in Vienna — and heralds a summer of political blowback at home.
by Michael Crowley, Nahal Toosi
Syria: Who is Responsible for the Horrors?
Syria has been largely destroyed.
by Eric Margolis

Second Tunisia terror attack foiled: Five ISIS extremists are shot dead in Islamic stronghold
Five Islamic extremists were killed by Tunisian special forces in El Ktar.
by UK Daily Mail
Japan 'interested' in joining NATO missile building consortium – report
The US supports a plan that could enable Japan to lead similar alliances in Asia.
by RT

Russia Doubling Military Troops on Novaya Zemlya In Arctic by 2020
New Cold War intensifies between East and West.
by Eben Blake
Pentagon Recruits 60 “Moderate” Syrian Rebels, Pays $9 Million to Train Each One
Virtually all rebels in Syria have sworn allegiance to ISIS.
by Kurt Nimmo

Army Plans to Cut 40,000 Troops
Additional 17,000 Army civilian employees would also be laid off under the plan…
by Tom Vanden Brook
30 civilians dead in Saudi-led airstrikes on Yemeni market
Saudi-led coalition has yet to comment on the incident.
by RT

US, Russia edging toward nuclear catastrophe
NATO has mounted a series of military drills on its eastern borders to counter Russia.
by Press TV
NATO Returns Its Attention to an Old Foe, Russia
Nuclear fears mount as rhetoric between East and West continues.
by Eric Schmitt & Steven Lee Myers

NATO plans 40,000-strong rapid response force in E. Europe
“The US-Russia conflict is not going to be resolved in weeks or months. This challenge will take years, even decades.”
by RT
UK Boosts Nato Force Commitment
Chiefly in response to the ‘threat’ posed by Russia…
by BBC

Russia warns Sweden will face military action if joins NATO
Russia threatened over encirclement.
by Zachary Davies Boren
Pentagon Building Cruise Missile Shield To Defend US Cities From Russia
The military moves to set up an expensive network to defend American cities, but is the threat real?
by Defense One

45 U.S. Military Veterans Sign Letter Urging Drone Operators to “Refuse to Fly”
This is very good news, and come on the heels of several former drone pilots speaking out about the horrors of their “profession.”
by Michael Krieger
NATO Conducts Elaborate Military Exercise Near Russian Naval Hub
Mock landing in Poland sends dangerous signal.
by Ewen MacAskill