A heightened US role in Syria is now just one of the many explosive dangers in the region, writes JOHN ELLISON
Wednesday 12th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
THE High Court will rule today on whether the government has broken the law by continuing to sell arms to Saudi Arabia.
The case is being brought by Campaign Against Arms Trade (CAAT), which says British fighter jets and bombs sent to the Gulf kingdom have been used in its bloody war...
Monday 10th Jul 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Not only does Armed Forces Day promote unquestioning loyalty to an imperialistic institution, it also costs a fortune, writes EMMA SANGSTER
Saturday 24th Jun 2017
BRITAIN joined countries worldwide to stage vigils yesterday paying tribute to those who refuse to kill during war.
Towns and cities including Cardiff, Edinburgh, Cambridge, Leicester, Liverpool, Norwich, Oxford, Portsmouth and Sheffield took part in events to mark International...
Tuesday 16th May 2017
TOO many questions remain unanswered before the US-UK-Danish-Australian explanation of the slaughter of Syrian troops in Deir el-Zour can be accepted.
None of the Nato air forces operating in Syria in defiance of international law and the country’s lawful government has any...
Tuesday 20th Sep 2016
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
by Sofia Lotto Persio
A SCATHING report by MPs published today slams David Cameron’s “opportunist” and “inadequate” plan to launch a bombing campaign in Libya.
The former prime minister turned the Nato-backed intervention of 2011, which was...
Wednesday 14th Sep 2016
EUROPEAN states have collectively shirked their responsibilities towards refugees in the most disgusting, cowardly, self-interested way.
Not content with whipping up, supporting and often directly participating in the conflicts and crises that have forced so many to make the nightmare...
Friday 3rd Jun 2016
On International Conscientious Objectors’ Day we should remember those who bravely refused to wage wars and destruction, writes SYMON HILL
Saturday 14th May 2016
PEACE campaigners hit back at the Army Reserve yesterday after its recruitment strategy researchers labelled young Brits “time wasters.”
After finding that most 18 to 35-year-olds spent three and a-half-hours a day on social media and gaming, the outfit formerly known as...
Friday 15th Apr 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
by Our Foreign Desk
The US commander in Afghanistan has hinted that the Nato occupation of the country will last another eight years.
General John Campbell told the Senate armed services committee on Wednesday that President Barack Obama’s proposal to cut troop...
Friday 5th Feb 2016
posted by Morning Star in World