Category Archive: Middle East

Israeli house strikes killed mostly civilians

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[This piece points out that the Palestinian victims of Israeli aggression are mainly civilians.  It is rare to see a western, mainstream news outlet make such a report.  While the Associated Press has… Continue reading

Not to be outdone by ISIS, Obama burns a 13-year-old Yemeni boy alive

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by  Chavala Madlena, Hannah Patchett & Adel Shamsan 10 February 2015. (source: http://stopwar.org.uk/) “In their eyes, we don’t deserve to live like people in the rest of the world and we don’t have feelings… Continue reading

Kerry stresses to Iran foreign minister March nuclear deadline

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[The only country in the world that has used atomic weapons on human beings is leading the charge on preventing Iran from pursuing its nuclear program. Once again the hypocrisy of the imperialists… Continue reading

Israel issues tenders for new settler homes ahead of election

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[While Israel’s extinction agenda is carried out against the Palestinians, the United States merely “criticizes”.  The hypocrisy of the imperialists continues to run deep. -Uziel] JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel published tenders on Friday… Continue reading

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

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(http://www.independent.co.uk/) Saudi Arabia has introduced a series of new laws which define atheists as terrorists, according to a report from Human Rights Watch. In a string of royal decrees and an overarching new… Continue reading

Saudi delays more flogging of blogger on medical grounds

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[Western imperialists are hypocrites. They claim to represent freedom of speech, yet they provide millions and millions in military aid and training to Saudi Arabia, which is a First World dictatorship that brutalizes… Continue reading

US manufacturer of Oreo begins building new Bahrain plant

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[Despite the attacks on the people by Bahrain’s dictatorship, US corporations pump money into the dictatorship’s economy. Capitalism does not really care about human rights. – NP] MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — The U.S.… Continue reading

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