U.S. military

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  • U.S. will not punish troops for killing Afghan civilians 2021-12-15 11:06

    U.S. will not punish troops for killing Afghan civilians

    TEHRAN - In a new announcement that is expected to trigger global outcry and push calls for an independent international investigation, the Pentagon says no U.S. military personnel will be held accountable for an August drone strike in Afghanistan’s capital Kabul that killed 10 civilians from the same family, among them seven children.

  • Majority of Americans lose trust in their military 2021-12-10 20:24

    Majority of Americans lose trust in their military

    TEHRAN - The results of a new poll show most Americans no longer maintain strong confidence in their country’s own armed forces. According to the national defense survey by the Ronald Reagan Institute; the lack of confidence in the military has jumped since President Joe Biden took over as commander-in-chief.

  • Dariush Sajjadi 2021-09-26 06:44

    By Dariush Sajjadi

    Mortal wound

    On Tuesday, September 11, 20 years ago, at 7 a.m. in the western United States, I received a phone call from a friend informing me of a suicide attack on a tower in Manhattan, New York. The story became the subject of significant changes in the world. The most obvious was the U.S. military campaign in West Asia under the pretext of the global fight against terrorism.

  • U.S. redeploying military hardware in West Asia 2021-06-20 16:27

    U.S. redeploying military hardware in West Asia

    The Pentagon says it is cutting the number of troops and anti-missile systems that had been deployed to West Asia. A spokesperson has confirmed a report by the Wall Street Journal, the first media outlet that broke the story, that eight Patriot battery units are being withdrawn from the region.

  • Iraq 2021-03-13 20:32

    U.S. faces trouble justifying presence in Iraq

    Illogical presence

    TEHRAN – With the Iraqi people and politicians ramping up their efforts to expel American forces from their country, the United States makes renewed efforts to concoct a plan to justify its illegal presence in the West Asian region, particularly Iraq. 

  • Ain al-Asad 2020-01-22 22:46

    More American troops ‘treated’ after Iran attack on US base, Pentagon admits

    The U.S. military says there were more troops in the U.S. airbase in Iraq when it came under attack by Iran in retaliation for the U.S. assassination of Iran’s General Qassem Soleimani.

  • Trump 2019-06-24 14:02

    By Martin Love

    Trump has a moment of sanity that begs for continuance

    NORTH CAROLINA - “Cocked and loaded” Donald Trump claimed the U.S. military was, just before, as he alleges, he decided not to attack Iran last week because the lives of an estimated “150 Iranians” were too heavy a cost for the downing of an unmanned drone that was brought down in Iran’s territorial waters while on a spy mission. What is one supposed to think? That Trump suddenly has a heart? That he has a brain? Well, maybe a bit of the latter for a moment. It is, in any case, not hard to speculate about what happened:

  • Port Of Fujairah 2019-05-12 13:39

    Explosions shake UAE port of Fujairah after at least 7 oil tankers caught fire

    DAMASCUS (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 12th May, 2019) Several powerful explosions hit on Sunday the UAE port of Fujairah following a huge fire that engulfed at least seven oil tankers, local media reported.

  • Bolivian President Evo Morales 2019-02-05 13:53

    Trump's statement on military intervention proves U.S. sponsoring Venezuela Crisis: Evo Morales

    CARACAS - Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Monday that US President Donald Trump's recent statement on possible U.S. military intervention in Venezuela proves Washington's key role in attempting to organize a coup in Venezuela.

  • Tehran: U.S. military presence ‘wrong’ from the outset 2018-12-22 17:03

    Tehran: U.S. military presence ‘wrong’ from the outset

    TEHRAN – Iranian Foreign Ministry spokesman Bahram Qassemi has welcomed U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw American forces from Syria, saying the U.S. military presence in the Middle East fuels insecurity in the region.

  • George W. Bush 2018-11-16 13:50

    U.S. has spent six trillion dollars on wars that killed 500,000 people since 9/11: Study

    A study has revealed that the United States has spent nearly $6 trillion on wars that directly contributed to the deaths of about half a million people since the September 11, 2001 attacks.