Pentagon

Saving Gary McKinnon: One Year on With Janis Sharp

Victoria Sadler | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Politics
Victoria Sadler

October 16 2013 marked the one year anniversary of Theresa May's statement to the House of Commons confirming that the UK would not be extraditing Gary McKinnon on charges of hacking to the United States as "a decision to extradite would be incompatible with McKinnon's human rights." One year later and the woman who led that campaign for ten years - Janis Sharp, Gary McKinnon's mother - is sat in front of me smiling a very broad smile. "It's relief, just relief."

The Pentagon? The White House? The CIA? No Pressure!

Caroline Frost | Posted 06.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

If creating the script for a film that has been discussed at the highest levels of the Pentagon, the CIA, the White House is a stressful enterprise, it is one writer Mark Boal carries with surprisingly light hands. Is he being disingenuous? You decide.

Whistleblower: Al-Qaeda Chief Was US Asset - Did State Department Block Sunday Times Exposé of Pentagon Terrorist Ties?

Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Politics
Dr. Nafeez Mosaddeq Ahmed

Abridged version based on full investigative report at Ceasefire Magazine A whistleblower has revealed extraordinary information on links between the...

Pentagon Blames China For Cyber-Attack Campaign

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Tech

A US Department of Defence (DoD) report has squarely accused China of engaging in hostile cyber-espionage campaigns against American interests. De...

Bradley Manning - A Case of Whistleblower Reprisal

Rita Pal | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Politics
Rita Pal

This is the 21st Century; witch hunting the whistleblower should be an outdated pastime. The Obama administration should develop the insight that the justified concerns raised by a whistleblower have to be investigated and those allegedly responsible for war crimes bought to justice.

Gary McKinnon 'To Face No Further Criminal Charges'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.12.2012 | UK

The mother of computer hacker Gary McKinnon laid down the gauntlet to president Barack Obama, challenging him to pardon her son, as it was announced h...

Iran Fires At US Drone

Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK

Iran has fired at a US drone whilst it was in international airspace, the Pentagon announced. In the first ever acknowledgement of such action, a P...

US Tests Out ‘Anti-Suicide Spray'

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 22.08.2012 | UK

The suicide rate in the US Army has reached an alarming level, with more than one a day occurring this July. To tackle the worrying trend, The Pent...

Gary McKinnon Refuses Further Medical Tests

PA | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK

Computer hacker Gary McKinnon has refused to undergo further medical tests by a Home Office-appointed expert as he fights extradition to the United St...

Eisenhower And The Aliens: Former US President 'Had Three Secret Meetings With Extra Terrestrials'

SWNS | South West News Service | Posted 14.02.2012 | UK

Source: SWNS Former American President Dwight D Eisenhower had three secret meetings with aliens from another planet, a former US government cons...

Mysterious American Space Plane 'Probably' Spying On China

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Tech

A classified American spy plane is "probably" spying on China, a report in Spaceflight magazine has claimed. Neither the Pentagon or the US Air For...

Pentagon Scientists Create 'Time Holes' To Hide Events As They Happen

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 06.03.2012 | UK Tech

We're used to the idea of soldiers working in the dark or even via remote control. But how about working in an cloud of invisibility that not only...

Oscar Winner Bigelow Defends Bin Laden Film

Posted 11.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal have hit back to defend the film they are making about the hunt for Osama bin Laden. Peter King,...

US Set To End Ban On Openly Gay Troops

PA | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Pentagon chief Leon Panetta will on Friday end the ban on gays serving openly in America's armed services, certifying that repeal...