Posts Tagged: military
Iran is so militarily disadvantaged compared to its opponents as to make its threat to close the entrance to the Persian Gulf almost farcical.
If the military maintains a strong commitment to clean energy, it can play a unique role in the development of reduced carbon emissions sources.
The struggle over Jeju Island in South Korea is heating up, with civil society activists standing up against a powerful military.
The U.S. is embarking on a military sea change that will replace massive deployments, like Iraq and Afghanistan, with stealthy night raids, secret assassinations, and death-dealing drones.
Humanitarian intervention in Libya and elsewhere has led to an intensification of human rights violations, the erosion of the UN's authority, and the expansion of the reach of great powers.
Whistleblowers have unearthed the widespread use of Agent Orange by the U.S. military in Korea.
The wave of democratic movements in North Africa and the Middle East has swept away some persistent illusions about the Arab world.
These excerpts from narratives of three survivors of Burma's military regime are a powerful evocation of life during wartime.
Are we seeing a revolution in the Middle East or just a rebranding of military dictatorships?
The United States and China should not let their generals dictate the terms of the relationship.