Trump’s decision seems oblivious to the fragility of coexistence in the city
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It may play well in the Mail or Express but advocating murder will only increase instability says Lindsey German
From Washington to Cairo, military aggression and "keeping the lid on" are proving deadly. And they will never work.
An Israeli Dream Might Come True If Trump Declares Jerusalem the Capital – but So Will an Arab Nightmare
Robert Fisk: Aren’t there enough wars in the Middle East to keep even the crazed White House busy?
Menwith Hill base has been used to aid “a significant number of capture-kill operations” across the Middle East and North Africa
The government’s attempts at justification for its conduct in the Middle East are becoming more and more desperate says Chris Nineham
The president is a madman in charge of the nuclear arsenal. We should be taking to the streets in protest now.
One of the founders of the protest camp at Greenham Common who devoted her life to the peace movement
Joe Gill writes on the Saudi crown prince’s bid to remove his rivals and the West’s interest in the kingdom’s game of thrones
Lindsey German: A duplicitous Foreign Office team is representative of a government which is falling apart
Under aerial bombing and with Europe closing its borders, there is simply nowhere for Afghani's to go
Phyllis Bennis: U.S. violations of international law regarding Israel is an old story. Trump's deliberate provocation is not.
To understand why the move is so contentious, we need to review the history of the Israel-Palestine conflict says Shabbir Lakha
There's No Such Thing as Precise Air Strikes in Modern Warfare – Just Look at the Civilian Casualties in Iraq and Syria
Patrick Cockburn: Governments pretend that air wars today are very different from Vietnam half a century ago. They're not.
Paul Rogers: Trump's worldview promises low-cost military success. The blasting apart of civilian lives in Iraq says otherwise.
16 years after the launch of the ‘war on terror’ an untold number of civilians have been killed by disease, illness and by the US and UK-led military campaign
New York Times investigation: 1 in 5 of the coalition strikes identified resulted in civilian death, a rate more than 31x that acknowledged by the coalition
Paul Rogers: The CIA's military role in the Afghan morass shows the need for open democracy in an age of hidden violence
Since the start of his presidential campaign, Trump has couched his philosophy of counter-terrorism in the most aggressive terms
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Helen John, who died on Sunday