U.S. forces in Norfolk: Strange war with invisible enemy

U.S. forces in Norfolk: Strange war with invisible enemy

Special to WorldTribune.com By Donald Kirk NORFOLK, Virginia — America’s mightiest warships, including the carrier John C. Stennis, line up grey and forbidding here at the world’s largest naval base at the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay. A few gate-keepers, security people, stand guard on the piers, but otherwise almost no one is visible. It’s […]

Unreported: Two more terror chiefs eliminated

Unreported: Two more terror chiefs eliminated

by WorldTribune Staff, March 9, 2020 Amid the scramble to prop up the old Democrat who can’t remember his name who is running for president and establish the narrative of coronavirus as “Trump’s Katrina,” the corporate media failed to report that two more top terrorist leaders were reportedly eliminated. The U.S. military has confirmed to […]

Philippines scraps U.S. defense pact as China builds bases in Cambodia

Philippines scraps U.S. defense pact as China builds bases in Cambodia

by WorldTribune Staff, February 13, 2020 The Philippines announced Tuesday that it would end a security agreement with the United States that has been in place since 1999. Nationalist president Rodrigo Duterte, at times a harsh critic of the United States, has been pivoting back and forth between the U.S. and toward China since entering […]

‘Spotlighter, chow thief’: Vindman reportedly not esteemed by peers

‘Spotlighter, chow thief’: Vindman reportedly not esteemed by peers

by WorldTribune Staff, February 10, 2020 Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, the House impeachment witness who was removed from his post at the National Security Council (NSC) last week, was not very highly regarded by his peers at Ranger School, a Medal of Honor recipient told Fox News on Sunday. Master Sergeant Leroy Petry said President […]

Pentagon arms subs with tactical nukes strengthening deterrence

Pentagon arms subs with tactical nukes strengthening deterrence

by WorldTribune Staff, February 9, 2020 The United States has deployed its first new nuclear weapon in decades, the Pentagon has confirmed. The new weapon, the W76-2, is a low-yield variant of the nuclear warhead traditionally used on the Trident missile. Navy officials confirmed the submarine-launched warhead has been deployed, saying it is a key […]

Trump says founder of Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula killed in U.S. strike

Trump says founder of Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula killed in U.S. strike

by WorldTribune Staff, February 7, 2020 Another top terrorist leader has been eliminated by U.S. forces, President Donald Trump said on Thursday. Trump said that U.S. forces at his direction conducted a counter-terrorism operation in Yemen that killed Qassim al-Rimi, the founder and leader of Al Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP). “Under Rimi, AQAP […]

U.S. military set for largest European war games since Cold War

U.S. military set for largest European war games since Cold War

FPI / February 4, 2020 Though U.S. President Donald Trump has criticized European countries for not contributing enough to NATO’s budget, in the Spring of 2020 the United States will signal its resolve to defend its NATO allies by deploying the largest number of troops to Europe since the Cold War. Resembling the NATO REFORGER […]

Sleepless in Pyongyang: Three reasons for Kim’s anxiety

Sleepless in Pyongyang: Three reasons for Kim’s anxiety

Special to WorldTribune.com By Donald Kirk The killing of Qasem Soleimani by an American drone aircraft on orders from U.S. President Donald Trump as the Iranian general arrived in Baghdad to spur on Iran-backed Iraqi militia against the U.S. confronts Kim Jong-Un with serious problems. The first is that North Korea cannot publicize the episode […]

China’s disinformation conceals major Gulf role, backing Iran as its proxy

China’s disinformation conceals major Gulf role, backing Iran as its proxy

FPI / Geostrategy-Direct.com By Richard Fisher China has used disinformation to conceal its role in promoting conflict with Iran in the wake of the spike in Persian Gulf and even global military tensions following the Jan. 3 American drone strike in Baghdad, Iraq, that killed Iranian Quds Force commander Qasem Soleimani. Two days later, on […]

Decapitation? Assassination? Over in Pyongyang, Kim Jong-Un isn’t hung up on semantics

Decapitation? Assassination? Over in Pyongyang, Kim Jong-Un isn’t hung up on semantics

Special to WorldTribune.com By Donald Kirk People who split hairs over semantics ask if decapitation is the same as assassination. The debate assumes relevance in the wake of the killing of the Iranian General Qassem Soleimani. No, he wasn’t exactly decapitated, meaning his head wasn’t literally cut off from the rest of his body though […]

1 2 3 74