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At a meeting of the Mars Exploration Program Analysis Group (MEPAG) Monday, Mars scientists, many of whom have put decades of work into the magnificent U.S. Mars exploration program, voiced their anger at the Obama Administration's proposal to end it with this year's budget.

February 29th, 2012 • 9:14 AM

There are some voices in Washington echoing the war avoidance line of Gen. Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff. Anthony Blinken, National Security Adviser to Vice President Joseph Biden and Deputy Assistant to the President for National Security, said Monday that U.S.

February 29th, 2012 • 9:11 AM

The British Empire is deploying its Israeli assets — including such putzes as Prime Minister Bibi Netanyahu and Defense Minister Ehud Barak - -on a full blitz to politically target Gen. Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, for removal from his post. The British are enraged at General Dempsey and others within the U.S.

February 29th, 2012 • 9:07 AM

Around 89% of Syrians approved a new constitution, proposed by President Bashar al-Assad, in a referendum on Sunday Feb. 26, state television said Monday. Turnout in the referendum was 57.4% nationwide, state television said. Fewer voters turned out in the areas of Rukneddine and Barzeh, where anti-government protesters have recently demonstrated.

February 28th, 2012 • 8:45 AM

A strategy of tension has been launched in Greece. A home-made explosive device was found in a Metro train car at the Egaleo station in Athens on Saturday, Feb. 25. The device was an activated time-bomb, police said on Sunday. An unknown group calling itself Urban Guerrilla War (Antartiko Poleon) claimed responsibility.

February 28th, 2012 • 8:44 AM

Deputy Prime Minister for the Defense Industry, Dmitri Rogozin, advocated the use of an "iron fist in a velvet glove" policy to defend Russia's security interests, and stressed that the velvet glove must be removed quickly if such need arises, according to a Feb. 27 report on Russia Today, the English-language news network.

February 29th, 2012 • 9:12 AM

Testifying before the Senate Budget Committee Tuesday, U.S. Armed Forces Chief of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey faced some questions motivated by political/military idiocy; nonetheless, he repeated his most critical recent statements concerning Iran as a war trigger.

February 29th, 2012 • 9:09 AM

EIR Counterintelligence Editor Jeffrey Steinberg was interviewed last week by The LaRouche Show host Harley Schlanger. The topic was "The Coming Overdue Defeat of the British Empire." Click here for the mp3 audio.

February 28th, 2012 • 12:40 PM

China responded to Hillary Clinton's denunciation of its and Russia's position on Syria, where she labeled both countries "despicable." "This is totally unacceptable for us," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Hong Lei told a daily briefing.

February 28th, 2012 • 8:45 AM