Pentagon Raises Specter of Chinese Superiority to Boost Funding
Military development spending falls more than 20 percent under Obama.
by RT
Ukraine Says Up to 200 Rebels Killed in Donetsk Fighting
Couldn’t be independently confirmed…
by Kateryna Choursina and Daryna Krasnolutska

U.S. Airstrike On Ahrar ash-Sham Kills Children
Problem-reaction-solution once again.
by Kurt Nimmo
Russia told US it will not attend 2016 nuclear security summit
Moscow said it doubted the value of the summit.
by Reuters

Pro-Russia separatists press forward with their secession from Ukraine
Breakaway territory proclaimed People’s Republic of Donetsk.
by Carol J. Williams
India Enraged by China's Submarines in Sri Lanka
China attempts to control region.
by Sachin Parashar

China's anti-drone laser can shoot down 'small aircraft' within 5 seconds
Drones will likely be phased out of war in favor of spying on the population.
by RT
NATO reports increase in Russian fighter jet maneuvers
Two dozen Russian aircraft in four groups were intercepted and tracked.
by Stephen Fidler


ISIS Beats a Retreat From Besieged Syrian City
More than a thousand civilians are still trapped in the city center.
by Piotr Zalewski

Syria rejects buffer zones, pledges to maintain sovereignty
Turkey jeopardizes Syria’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.
by Press TV
Turkish Airstrike Hits Kurds, Not ISIS
Turkey wants ISIS to conquer Syria.
by RT

ISIS could hold swath from northern Syria to the gates of Baghdad
Leaders in Iraq’s Anbar province pleaded for U.S. ground troops.
by CNN
Own-Goal in Baghdad: ISIS to Shut Down Airport Using US Weapons
More than $2 trillion spent to defeat a “tyrant” in Iraq who kept ISIS-like groups at bay.
by Daniel McAdams

Good War and Bad Peace: Perpetual War and the Erosion of Liberty
Ben Franklin: “In my opinion, there never was a good War, or a bad Peace.”
by Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.
Known Unknowns: ISIS Plans to Attack U.S. and Canada... Maybe
Be afraid of something you don’t know from “imitators” who have yet to materialize.
by Kurt Nimmo