U.S. Says It Will Be Able to “Take Action” in Afghanistan Even After Withdrawal

(ANTIWAR.COM) — Since President Biden announced his plan to withdraw from Afghanistan by September 11th, US officials have been clear that they want to maintain some sort of presence in the country. In an interview on Sunday, Secretary of State Antony Blinken insisted that the US will still “have the means” to monitor Afghanistan and “take action” if needed. “We will have the means to see if there is a resurgence, a reemergence of a terrorist threat from Afghanistan,” Blinken said. “We’ll be able to see that in real-time with time to take action. And we’re going to be repositioning our forces and our assets to make sure that we guard against the potential reemergence.” Last week, Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin said the US plans to continue “paying salaries ” for the Afghan military and suggested the US wants to maintain the ability to bomb Afghanistan. A report from The New York Times said US officials are considering repositioning forces in neighboring  Tajikistan, Kazakhstan, and Uzbekistan for “counterterrorism” purposes. The US currently has 2,500 troops in Afghanistan, but there is another heavy US presence in the form of contractors working for the Pentagon. The latest numbers released in January said there are currently 18,000 US military contractors in Afghanistan,

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Truth In Media with Ben Swann, Episode 35: Congress Sells Out U.S. Troops, Refusing Again To End Afghanistan War

While the New York Times and other media outlets are deeply concerned about evidence lacking and unverified reports of Russian bounties on U.S. troops, they all but ignore that the U.S. Congress has once again sold out U.S. troops in a new vote that refuses to bring them home from Afghanistan. This, despite the publication of the Afghanistan War papers which prove that the 18-year war has always been unwinnable and yet the public has been repeatedly lied to about the war. And be sure to check out our sponsor for this episode, Create Tailwind, at https://createtailwind.com ******** Support Truth in Media by visiting our sponsors:  Sign up for our newsletter Create Tailwind:  https://createtailwind.com   Pulse Cellular: Use code “TRUTH” for 10% off every plan for life.  https://truthinmedia.com/phone  Pure VPN: Military grade VPN protection. https://truthinmedia.com/vpn  Brave Browser: Open source and built by a team of privacy-focused, performance-oriented pioneers of the web. https://truthinmedia.com/brave

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Why America Needs War

GR Editor’s Note: This incisive article was written on April 30, 2003 in the immediate wake of the war on

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2 Million Arab Lives Don’t Matter

2 million Arab lives don’t matter. Elite-funded BLM serves the NWO by denying or being ignorant of its predation that

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International Criminal Court Denounces ‘Unprecedented Attacks’ by US

(CD) — The International Criminal Court on Thursday rebuked the Trump administration for slapping sanctions and travel restrictions on court staff investigating

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Trump Imposes Sanctions Against ICC Officials Investigating US War Crimes

(CD) — The Trump administration renewed its attacks on the International Criminal Court on Thursday with President Donald Trump issuing an executive

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Trump Imposes Sanctions Against ICC Officials Investigating US War Crimes

(CD) — The Trump administration renewed its attacks on the International Criminal Court on Thursday with President Donald Trump issuing an executive

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