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Held To Ransom: Colonial Pipeline And The Vulnerabilities Of Critical Infrastructure

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. It should be making officials in the White House tremble.  Critical infrastructure supplying 45% of the East Coast’s diesel, gasoline and jet fuel,...

How The United States Saved The World

Support SouthFront  Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu signs the Instrument of Surrender on behalf of the Japanese Government, on board USS Missouri (BB-63), 2 September 1945. Lieutentant General Richard K. Sutherland, U.S. Army, watches...

The Way Out Of The Impasse Between Iran & U.S.

Support SouthFront On June 18th, Iran will hold its Presidential election. The current Government is led by Iran’s moderates, who are the people that aren’t closed-minded to the possibility of America’s being less than...

Crashing Out In Hartlepool: Labour Ills And Teflon Boris

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. By-election results make poor predictors.  The government of the day can often count on a swing against it by irritated voters keen to remind it they...

For Victory Day: It’s Time To Think About Finally Winning WWII

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image. Source: U.S. Air Force photo Written by Matthew Ehret exclusively for SouthFront. 76 years ago Germany surrendered to allied forces finally ending the ravages of the Second World War. Today, as...

Erdogan Insists On ‘Pharaonic’ Project Of Istanbul Canal

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by Thomas ST. The recent accident in the Suez Canal was used by the Turkish government in a bid to curb the indignant reaction to the mega-project of Channel of...

Drink The Kool Aid: U.S. DoD Inspector General Investigates Pentagon’s UFO Program

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image The US Department of Defense’s Inspector General is investigating the newest money-laundering scheme, known by the name of Unidentified Aerial Phenomena Task Force (UAPTF). The Inspector General has an oversight and...

Spending More On Nukes: STRATCOM’s Nuclear Death Wish

Support SouthFrontIllustrartive image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. Being sufficiently able at your job is a good thing.  But beware the trappings of zeal.  When it comes to the business of retaining an inventory...

Going To Court: The EU Sues AstraZeneca

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. It has been a relationship of characterised by bitterness and misunderstanding.  It began with a poorly negotiated agreement – poor, that is, from the European Union...

A Very British Case: Postmasters And Miscarriages Of Justice

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. British justice is a splendidly odd animal.  Its miscarriage is one of those wonders of institutional repetition.  When textbooks are written on the subject, one will...

Eric Zuesse: Marine Le Pen Has The Strongest Chance To Succeed, Of All Progressive Political Leaders In The World Today

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image Written by Eric Zuesse. Marine Le Pen has continued her gradual political rise in France so that in the French political polling she now stands as the likeliest...

Quibbling Over Cruelties: Human Rights Watch, Israel and Apartheid

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image: אי־אף־פי Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. Criticism of Israel’s policies towards Palestinians has always induced a defensive rage from its defenders and advocates.   A Threshold Crossed, a report by Human Rights...

ISIS Spread In Africa

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by ThomasST exclusively for SouthFront. There is currently a strong focus on southern Africa and especially on the country of Mozambique, where, it seems that ISIS has developed its activities...

Eric Zuesse: Critics Of Biden As Being A ‘Progressive’ Are Mistaken

Support SouthFrontU.S. President Joe Biden visits Section 60 to pay respect to nation’s service members, veterans and their family members, Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, April 14, 2021. (U.S. Army photo by Elizabeth Fraser...

Hollywood Project Zero

Support SouthFrontPhoto by Roberto Nickson on Unsplash Written by Mikaprok, originally published on his blog; translated by Mona Lita exclusively for SouthFront. “THE BIG PREMIER” Anyone in the slightest degree familiar with the realities...

Mike Pezzullo And Giving War A Chance

Support SouthFrontOne of Australia’s two Canberra Class LHDs conducting exercises with a U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke Class DDG and Nimitz Class CVN. Although possible, it is hard to image Australia committing significant naval assets...

Ground Forces Of Iran

Donate ILLUSTRATIVE IMAGE Written by Colonel N. Turchin, Candidat of Military Sciences, Lieutenant-Colonel A. Volodin; Originally appeared at Foreign Military Review 2020 #6, translated by AlexD exclusively for SouthFront The ground forces of the Islamic Republic of Iran...