Tag: Taliban

How much will our wars cost? Report says $4 trillion

June 29, 2011 By Liz Goodwin The Lookout blog at Yahoo.com A new report out of Brown University estimates that the U.S. wars in Afghanistan and Iraq--together with the counterinsurgency efforts in Pakistan--will, all told, cost $4...

From 2002: George W. Bush on bin Laden–‘I truly am not that concerned about him’

BUSH : "We haven't heard from him in a long time. ... Terror is bigger than one person. And he's just -- he's a person who's now been marginalized. ... I just...

News: Bin Laden Dead, Buried at Sea

Obama: Osama bin Laden is dead By Kase Wickman RawStory.com Al-Qaeda leader Osama bin Laden, the number one most-wanted fugitive for nearly a decade, was killed in Pakistan Sunday, the White House announced. President...

WikiLeaks: The Guantánamo Files

by Andy Worthington Published April 24, 2011 WikiLeaks.ch On Sunday April 24, 2011 WikiLeaks began publishing 779 secret files from the notorious Guantánamo Bay prison camp. The details for every detainee will be ...

Were the Newburgh 4 Really Out to Blow Up Synagogues?

Was David Williams IV a terrorist? Or was he just out to make an easy score by scamming the government's informant? On March 24, David Williams IV and three other Newburgh, New York, men face...

Chomsky: No Evidence of al Qaeda Behind 9/11

9/11 Truth News In a recent interview with Iran's Press TV, leading American intellectual and political dissident Noam Chomsky stated that the wars launched in response to the 9/11 attacks are "criminal" and noted that...