Articles by Tom O'Connor

Defense and International Conflicts Reporter at Newsweek, formerly International Business Times, The Daily Star (Lebanon) and Staten Island Advance.


China Calls US Out On Human Rights

China accused the U.S. of violating human rights through "racial terrorism" against minorities and an "election farce dominated by money politics."

ISIS Loses Access To Iraq Oil

A Pentagon official said the Iraqi army and its allies have cut off nearly all Islamic State group access to oil in the country, leaving the jihadists short of funds.


Bear Market Beckons As US Stock Slide Deepens

The stock market's brutal year neared a grim milestone as the S&P 500's slide on Friday threatened to leave it in a bear market for the first time since March 2020, fueled by worries over sky high...