Top German Court Rules Berlin Can’t Force US Drones Using Ramstein Base to Refrain From War Crimes

Since 2002, the Pentagon and the CIA have waged much of their Middle Eastern drone warfare campaign using flight control data relayed via German soil, with local activists and opposition politicians criticizing successive governments’ passivity and calling for an immediate end to “illegal drone war” operations. … Read More >Top German Court Rules Berlin Can’t Force US Drones Using Ramstein Base to Refrain From War Crimes

Trump throws shade at ‘overrated general’ Mattis after ex-Pentagon chief says ‘America First’ must be ELIMINATED from policy

US President Donald Trump has heaped scorn on his former Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, after the general called on Joe Biden to ditch Trump’s “America First” foreign policy in favor of a “network of solid alliances.” … Read More >Trump throws shade at ‘overrated general’ Mattis after ex-Pentagon chief says ‘America First’ must be ELIMINATED from policy

US State Department to Release ‘Kennan-Style’ Blueprint for Containing China

The position paper builds on shifts in US global strategy in recent years toward what the Pentagon has called “great power competition” with Russia and China, which Washington sees as “revisionists” attempting to rewrite the US-led post-Cold War world order. … Read More >US State Department to Release ‘Kennan-Style’ Blueprint for Containing China

Biden May Reportedly Pick Woman to Head Pentagon in Case of Victory, Setting Historic Precedent

Biden is yet to officially secure victory in the election despite American news networks having already projected him as the winner. The candidate and his team are already working on the expected transition of power, with the Democrat reportedly planning to deliver on his promise of a more diverse administration. … Read More >Biden May Reportedly Pick Woman to Head Pentagon in Case of Victory, Setting Historic Precedent

Trump Mulling Firing Top Officials at the Pentagon, FBI, CIA, Report Claims

On Thursday, a senior Pentagon spokesman dismissed reporting by NBC News that Secretary of Defence Mark Esper was preparing to proactively resign from his post in the expectation that he would be one of the cabinet officials to be pushed out by President Trump in the coming weeks. … Read More >Trump Mulling Firing Top Officials at the Pentagon, FBI, CIA, Report Claims