Category: war

U.S. invasion of Canada

The United States military¬†developed the War Plan Red – or “Joint Army and Navy Basic War Plan – Red”¬† – in the […]

09/20/2010. Category: war. Tags: , , ~ Comment on this post

Colombian paramilitaries extradited to U.S., where cases are sealed

Since 2006, more than a dozen of Colombia’s most notorious paramilitary leaders have been extradited to the United States to face drug-trafficking […]

09/13/2010. Category: war. Tags: , ~ Comment on this post

Iraq war civilian casualties

While people are still debating the real reason for the Iraq war the casualty numbers for soldiers and civilians keep climbing. According […]

04/07/2010. Category: war. Tags: , ~ 1 Comment

Crossing the Rubicon

The expression “crossing the Rubicon” is used to describe an irreversible decision. It originates from the Roman times where the Rubicon river […]

03/23/2010. Category: war. Tags: , ~ Comment on this post

Lost nuclear bombs

The very first bomb that the Allies dropped on Berlin in World War II killed the only elephant in the Berlin Zoo, […]

02/09/2010. Category: war. Tags: , ~ Comment on this post

International terrorism – the modern terrorist

The famous French philosopher Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-78) wrote in his book on the origins of government, The Social Contract (1762), that no […]

02/05/2010. Category: war. Tags: ~ Comment on this post

Chemical warfare used since 4000BC

Chemical and biological warfare has been used long before World War One. As early as the Stone Age (4500-2000 BC), arrows were […]

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Slush Funds and War

According to David McClintick (“Swordfish: A True Story of Ambition, Savagery, and Betrayal”), in the late 1980’s, the FBI and DEA set […]

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Theaters of conflict around the world

Modern Afghanistan dates from 1747, when Ahmad Shah Durrani freed the country from Persian domination. Afghanistan gained independence from Britain in 1919 […]

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Major land disputes around the world

LIBYA | NIGER | ALGERIA | TUNISIA LIBYA claims about 19,400 sq km in northern NIGER and part of south-eastern ALGERIA, and […]

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