Category Archive: NATO

U.S. builds two air bases in Kurdish-controlled north Syria: Kurdish report

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[As Leading Lights we believe the Kurdish people have a right to defend themselves.  It is unfortunate that they are opening their doors to the worst imperialist offenders to do so. No doubt… Continue reading

US-Led ISIS Coalition Hits a Syrian Army Camp in Deir Ezzor: 1 Soldier Killed

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[US imperialism has avoided bombing ISIS directly on many occasions, but has no problem bombing the Syrian army. This attack on the Syrian army represents an escalation of direct United States military intervention… Continue reading

Turkey couples IS bombing runs with striking Kurdish targets

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[This is an interesting development concerning both the fight against ISIS and the Kurdish struggle.  Up until this point Turkey has largely left ISIS alone, most likely because the group was serving a… Continue reading

Turkey daily accuses authorities of smuggling jihadists to Syria

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[More evidence that NATO is not interested in defeating ISIS, but is using the terror group as a proxy to complete its dirty work in the region.  The imperialists will use every tactic… Continue reading

UN envoy: IS poised to become ‘serious threat’ in Libya

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[This article highlights why media literacy is so important. If you direct your attention to the third paragraph: “Libya has fragmented since the capital of Tripoli was overrun last year by Islamist-allied militias… Continue reading

NATO calls for ‘comprehensive response” to migrant crisis

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[NATO’s “stabilizing” of Libya and Syria is directly responsible for the violence that many of these people are fleeing. The last thing the region needs is more NATO and imperialist interference. -Uziel] Lisbon… Continue reading

Obama again avoids calling 1915 Armenian killings ‘genocide’

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[The US knows that people in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones. If they were honest they would recognize the Armenian genocide for what it was, and they would also start referring to the… Continue reading

Britain to help train Ukrainian army to counter Russian threat

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[This is just one of the recent escalations to the inter-imperialist conflict between NATO and Russia.  It will be interesting to see how this develops. -Uziel] LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister David Cameron… Continue reading

Media targeted ‘with impunity’ in Libya

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[These are just some of the fruits of the imperialist intervention into Libya. -Uziel] Tunis (AFP) – Journalists in post-revolution Libya face the constant threat of attack and have lost even the limited… Continue reading

US military drops weapons in areas held by ISIL in Iraq

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(PressTV) Volunteer forces fighting against the ISIL Takfiri terrorists say US military aircrafts have dropped weapons in areas held by the terrorist group in Iraq. American helicopters dropped boxes of weapons in Yathrib… Continue reading

Libya’s government holed up in a 1970s hotel

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[Imperial intervention has led to chaos and tyranny in Libya — NP] By Tim Whewell ( News, Tobruk) They’ve been chosen to rule a vast country that holds Africa’s biggest oil reserves. They represent… Continue reading

Turkish jets bomb Kurdish PKK rebels near Iraq

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(BBC) The air strikes on Daglica were in response to PKK shelling of a military outpost, the armed forces said. Both sides have been observing a truce and it is the first major… Continue reading