Tag Archives: war

Obama: Plane Downed by Missile, 1 American Dead

The United States began building a case Friday that would pin the blame for the downing of the passenger jet over Ukraine on separatist forces supported by Russia. (July 18) Candles arranged on the floor of a church in Kuala Lumpur spelt out “MH17” in tribute to Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, as people quietly prayed […]

The human cost of extra-judicial military drone strikes in Pakistan – Documentary

US drones attacks have killed more than 2000 people. This heartbreaking film bears witness to people in a remote part of Pakistan near the Afghan border whose lives continue to be shattered by the attacks. “This child was killed in an attack too”, says a local journalist as he flicks through photos of drone attack […]

Ground Zero Syria: Chapter 1 (Parts 1-6) – VICE Documentary #GROUNDZEROSYRIA #Syria

In 2012 VICE commissioned photographer and videographer Robert King to document the civil war that has been ravaging Syria for the past two years. Largely based on Aleppo, Robert’s footage of the violent conflict that continues to unfold in the region is perhaps one of the most thorough and brutally honest documents of a war […]

Israel: Ballistic missiles detected by Russia radars part of joint US test

Israel says two ballistic “objects” picked up by Russian radars earlier were part of missile tests it was carrying out in conjunction with the US. “President Bashar al-Assad has threatened retaliation against France, if it takes part in military strikes on his forces. In an interview with Le Figaro, he said there would be “repercussions” […]