The civil war in Syria is a growing source of tension between the United States and Russia.

The U.S. deployed 300 Marines and a missile system along Syria's border with Jordan as Obama prepares to ship weapons to al-Qaeda-led rebel forces in Syria.

In a brutal killing spree this week, Western-backed Sunni rebel forces have massacred dozens of Shia Muslim villagers in Syria.

In a statement after his first cabinet meeting, newly elected Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif criticized his country's military's participation in the U.S. drone war.

As anti-government protests continued in Istanbul on June 11, hundreds of riot police breached protesters’ barricades in Istanbul, using non-lethal weapons.

As national sovereignty dwindles in the U.K., the EU is taking the U.K. to court to force taxpayers to supply more welfare for immigrants in Britain.

The European Union recently decided to lift the embargo on weapons to the rebels in Syria. Perhaps in response, Russia boldly announced intentions to supply the Syrian army with anti-aircraft missiles.

A 1972 insecticide ban on DDT literally causes the deaths of about a million people per year, though an extensive investigation by the U.S. EPA found that DDT is safe.

JBS CEO Art Thompson's weekly news video update for June 3 - 9, 2013.

McCain visits rebels in Syria and calls for the United States to become more militarily immersed in that dysfunctional nation's increasingly bloody civil war.

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