17 August 2021
The words of US president Joe Biden have come back to haunt him awfully quickly.
16 August 2021
After 20 years, at least a quarter of a million killings and trillions of pounds spent on military assaults, the Taliban has overthrown the Western-backed government in Afghanistan.
16 August 2021
No one should be in any doubt that Afghanistan was Britain’s war as much as it was the US’s.
08 August 2021
The Taliban movement is retaking control of Afghanistan after two decades of Western occupation. Nick Clark explores the group
03 August 2021
The people responsible for wrecking Afghanistan are now wringing their hands at the chaos that they have left behind.
05 July 2021
With the last US troops set to leave Afghanistan, Socialist Worker looks at how president Joe Biden is dealing with their defeat
15 April 2021
But despite the promises, president Joe Biden will still try to keep control in the region
06 January 2021
The Boris Johnson government has recently awarded a contract for running the Navy and Marine training establishments to the Fisher Training consortium.
06 December 2020
Murders, torture and massacres—that’s the reality of the war in Afghanistan exposed by a report into Australian war crimes. And for all its denial, Britain is just as guilty
23 November 2020
Donald Trump's decision last week to cut back US troops in Afghanistan and Iraq was roundly denounced by what Barack Obama called the “blob”— the mainstream national security establishment, whether Republican or Democratic.
03 March 2020
When the US invaded Afghanistan in 2001, CIA officer Milton Bearden warned it could “end up on the ash heap of Afghan history”.
12 April 2019
Julian Assange, who helped to expose Western war crimes in Afghanistan and Iraq, faces extradition from Britain to face the wrath of the US state.
12 February 2019
Huge march for nurses in Ireland
17 July 2018
The mainstream media likes to portray Al Qaeda fighters simply as fanatical terrorists, but a new documentary shows how they live, says Harjeevan Gill
22 May 2018
At least 400 extra British troops could soon be sent to Afghanistan.
28 November 2017
The family of three Afghan farmers allegedly killed by a team of SAS soldiers was paid “compensation” by the British government
26 August 2017
After sixteen years of occupation the US is preparing to send thousands more troops to Afghanistan. Nick Clark argues it could be the graveyard of empire
22 August 2017
Mass protests across the US have forced White House Republicans out the door, reports Alistair Farrow
11 July 2017
Members of Britain’s Special Air Service (SAS) covered up evidence that they killed unarmed Afghan civilians in cold blood
14 April 2017
Warmonger Donald Trump ratcheted up tension across the world with a ruthless demonstration of US power this week.