Israel's restriction of Mordechai Vanunu's movements is based more on a desire to inflict punishment on an unrepentant man than for security concerns.
The EU and Nato have now become the tools of US policy in Europe, says MP Jeremy Corbyn. And there are huge questions around the West's intentions in Ukraine.
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, the US has ringed Russia with military bases, nuclear warplanes and missiles as part of its Nato enlargement project
We should support progressive wings of both Maidan and anti-Maidan protest movements, and try to unite them against all nationalisms and imperialisms on shared demands for social justice.
Former UK army captain Mike Martin, shows the Afghan war as it is, rather than how our political and military leaders would like us to see it, and the picture that he paints is often jaw-dropping.
With the west’s military encroachment of Russia, NATO and the US are currently organizing the most extensive buildup of weapons and combatants in the Caucasus since World War II.
Only 13% of Americans want the US to intervene in Ukraine: mostly people who can't identify Ukraine's location on a map.
It was the second degree torture (originated by the Spanish Inquisition) that got to Aamer most – when the torturer singles out someone for abuse and plays on your mind.
You can't keep a good war criminal down: Tony Blair cannot resist calling for more war every time he opens his mouth.
Approval for British security services to cooperate with the CIA programme of rendition and torture must have come from Tony Blair, says MI6 source
Yousef al-Shawamrah, aged 14, was shot in the back and left to bleed to death by Israeli forces on 19 March 2014, as he gathered thistles near his West Bank village.
Afghanistan is a permanent reminder of the reality behind NATO’s fine words over defence of democracy. The World Bank and the warlords are their apt representatives.
What is David Cameron's reaction to the killing of 1000 Muslim brotherhood supporters, mass imprisonment of thousands more, show trials handing down 529 death sentences?
No matter how many times the consequences of ‘humanitarian interventions’ fail to live up to their expectations, nothing shakes the media's fairytale version of Western foreign policy.
Loyal, constant, and generous: David Cameron is continuously lavishing money, diplomatic support, arms and all sorts of obsequious praise on the most brutal Arab despots.
"The IMF realises that these reforms may cause considerable hardship for millions of Ukrainians, in a country where the average GDP per capita is $3,867."
Tony Benn's legacy will be measured by how much we match his undying commitment to the belief that a better world is possible.
Many of these military interventions have left nations shattered, and western governments have resembled the customer who walks away whistling, hoping no one has noticed the mess left behind.
Neither Washington nor Moscow has had genuine concern for the interests of any section of the Ukrainian people but have been engaged in an exercise of self-interested Great Power politics.
Putin's gamble, based on the belief that Russia can withstand sanctions, is that neither Ukraine nor the West will go to war over Crimea. We better hope he's right, says Matt Carr.
Billions of people are trapped in a cycle of misery and deprivation that cascades through generations with no escape route, while world military spending is over $1.7 trillion a year.
Most US coups have led to severe repression, disappearances, extrajudicial executions, torture, corruption, extreme poverty and inequality, and prolonged setbacks for democracy.
In May 2013, Cameron lunched with the Muslim Brotherhood, and asked how the British government could support it. Why is the same organisation now being investigated for alleged terrorist links?
What's going on? When people occupied government buildings in Kiev, the west called them 'pro-democracy protestors'. When people do the same in east Ukraine they are 'terrorists' or 'militants'.
Quite rightly, Tony Blair's combination of aggression overseas, pro-market policies at home and deception in general have made him a pariah in both the UK and beyond.
Calling Tony Blair a war criminal is vulgar abuse, says
The Guardian's Zoe Williams: infantile dwelling on his foreign affairs record obscures his splendid achievements at home.
In Syria, Libya, Egypt, the Ukraine, and most recently in Palestine and Israel, too many calamitous scenarios have exposed the fault lines of US foreign policy.
When you think of the amount of good that could have been done throughout the world with the billions squandered on causing misery in wars it makes you doubt the sanity of western political leaders.
The planned US-UK ‘monster strike’ on Syria was to be Obama's version of 'shock and awe', with B-52 bombers, navy submarines, Tomahawk missiles and RAF Typhoon fighter jets deployed.
A leaked talk by high-ranking Turkish officials reveals them talking about how easy it would be to create a false flag incident, and how they could use that to justify a wide military intervention inside Syria.
The involvement of Muslim Brotherhood supporters in Britain in the movement against the Iraq War in 2003 helped bring more Muslims into public democratic politics than anything before or since.
The US military was involved with at least 49 of the 54 nations on the African continent during 2012 and 2013 in activities that ranged from special ops raids to the training of proxy forces.
John Rees looks at who is driving prime minister David Cameron's decision to order a security inquiry into the Muslim Brotherhood.
Guess which country held its 'first free election in decades' and which held a 'bogus' and 'illegal' referendum under military occupation.
In the calculus of western interests there is no suffering, whatever its scale, which cannot be justified. Chechens, Palestinians, Iraqis, Afghans, Pakistanis are of little importance.
War and preparations for war, including weapons testing, are among the greatest destroyers of our environment, says David Swanson.
The madness of spending £100bn on the Trident nuclear missile system while implementing savage cuts in public services must stop. Sign the Rethink Trident statement.
Barack Obama's drone program is a kind of remote-control gallows, where the killers never see their victims, never hear their screams, smell their burning bodies, touch their mutilated flesh.
Facing another trial and a return to prison, Margaretta D'Arcy says she will keep protesting to highlight what she called, "this colonising of our airport for illegal and immoral purposes."
On the 11th anniversary of the Iraq invasion, can this musical megamix inspire a citizen's arrest of Tony Blair that puts him behind bars for his war crimes?