Category Archive: Middle East

Israeli strike in Syria kills senior Hezbollah figures

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[Israel is a rogue state that acts with impunity against its neighbors.  It acts as an agent of Empire in the Middle East. This act of assassination should be condemned. – NP] By… Continue reading

Saudi blogger to be publicly flogged for insulting Islam

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  [The imperialists talk about freedom of speech in France. Meanwhile, France bans protests for Palestinian rights and Saudi Arabia tortures bloggers. Hypocrites. – NP] DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A Saudi… Continue reading

Lawyer says Bahrain Shiite leader formally charged

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[USA supports the dictatorship of Bahrain against its popular opposition. Just more proof that the USA is a country of lies. – NP] Lawyer says Bahrain Shiite leader formally charged MANAMA, Bahrain (AP)… Continue reading

US military drops weapons in areas held by ISIL in Iraq

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(PressTV) Volunteer forces fighting against the ISIL Takfiri terrorists say US military aircrafts have dropped weapons in areas held by the terrorist group in Iraq. American helicopters dropped boxes of weapons in Yathrib… Continue reading

Tanzania evicting 40,000 people from homeland to make room for Dubai royal family

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by JOANNA ROTHKOPF (Salon.com) 40,000 Masai people will be evicted from their homeland in Tanzania, because the Dubai royal family has bought it with the intention of using it as a reserve to hunt… Continue reading

RedHack Hacks Turkish Power Distribution System & Deletes $650k Debt of Soma region

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[Awesome.. -NP] (http://anonhq.com/) The famous Turkish hacker team ‘Redhack’ announced hacking into power administration system and canceling 1.5 million liras (approx. 650K US dollars) of electricity bills to be paid to Soma Electricity… Continue reading

Palestinians urge UN to demand Israel end settlements

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[Palestine screams, the world of states and money do not care. The imperialist genocide of Palestine continues. – NP] United Nations (United States) (AFP) – The Palestinians urged the UN Security Council on… Continue reading

Libya’s government holed up in a 1970s hotel

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[Imperial intervention has led to chaos and tyranny in Libya — NP] By Tim Whewell ( News, Tobruk) They’ve been chosen to rule a vast country that holds Africa’s biggest oil reserves. They represent… Continue reading

US allies, Turkey and Gulf states providing chemical weapons to be used against Kurds

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Turkish jets bomb Kurdish PKK rebels near Iraq

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(BBC) The air strikes on Daglica were in response to PKK shelling of a military outpost, the armed forces said. Both sides have been observing a truce and it is the first major… Continue reading

Christian clerics urge recognition of Palestinian state

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Jerusalem (AFP) – Three leading Christian clerics in the Holy Land appealed Friday for more European governments to recognise a Palestinian state with east Jerusalem as its capital. The call from the Catholic,… Continue reading

Saudi Arabia declares all atheists are terrorists in new law to crack down on political dissidents

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[Empire is manipulating Islam to advance its agenda. It is using Islam to silence its critics in the Gulf states. — NP] (independent.co.uk) Saudi Arabia has introduced a series of new laws which… Continue reading