Ex-Pentagon chief discusses planned cutbacks

William Cohen, former US defence secretary, discusses possible consequences of proposed reductions in defence spending.

    Chuck Hagel, the US defence secretary, has proposed to cut 50,000 from the main military force and mothball A-10 ground-attack jets as he looks to save money.

    Al Jazeera talks to William Cohen, a former Pentagon chief, on the possible consequences.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    'We will cut your throats': The anatomy of Greece's lynch mobs

    The brutality of Greece's racist lynch mobs

    With anti-migrant violence hitting a fever pitch, victims ask why Greek authorities have carried out so few arrests.

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    The rise of Pakistan's 'burger' generation

    How a homegrown burger joint pioneered a food revolution and decades later gave a young, politicised class its identity.

    From Cameroon to US-Mexico border: 'We saw corpses along the way'

    'We saw corpses along the way'

    Kombo Yannick is one of the many African asylum seekers braving the longer Latin America route to the US.