Category Archive: Middle East

The twisted spiderwebs of imperialism are strangling yemen.

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[Last week, we booted up New Power after a long absence with a look into the conflict in Yemen. We discussed how the US imperial policy is to outsource the dirty work of… Continue reading

If 2 million children starved in Yemen, would they make a sound?

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 [We are bombarded with stories of inhuman atrocities in Syria, of children suffering and indiscriminate bombing. While this is clearly horrible the Western media turns a blind eye to  the situation in Yemen.… Continue reading

Israel involved in Rwandan genocide

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[Israeli involvement in the genocide of Third World peoples — NP] (HAARETZ )   The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the denial of a Freedom of Information request to make public documents about… Continue reading

U.S. military proposes sending 250 more special forces to Syrian Kurdistan

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[The shills for US imperialism in the so-called left are doing their job. ISIS and the YPG paving the way for US invasion of Syria. – NP] (http://ekurd.net/) WASHINGTON,— The Obama administration is… Continue reading

Ancient Syrian treasures shipped to US

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(The New Arab) Since the start of Syria’s war in 2011, $26 million worth of antiquities have been imported to the United States from the war-torn country, according to Live Science. The news website gathered… Continue reading

Hillary Clinton Email: Overthrow Assad, destroy Syria for Israel

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[This information should come as no surprise to anti imperialists. US Imperialism is the enemy of the world, as the Syrian people have discovered. – RR] (http://www.inquisitr.com/) by Andrew Galbreath A newly-released Hillary… Continue reading

UN blames Saudi-led forces for most Yemen deaths

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[Saudi Arabia is one of the most reactionary regimes in the world. It is less a traditional state than a family-owned corporation that has been entrusted to secure oil for Empire. It is… Continue reading

U.S. builds two air bases in Kurdish-controlled north Syria: Kurdish report

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[As Leading Lights we believe the Kurdish people have a right to defend themselves.  It is unfortunate that they are opening their doors to the worst imperialist offenders to do so. No doubt… Continue reading

Israeli opposition leader wants to begin separating from Palestinians

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[All Zionist political parties are fascist. The oppressor will never willingly stop oppressing, they must be brought to heel with force. -Uziel] Jerusalem (AFP) – Israeli opposition leader Isaac Herzog said Wednesday that… Continue reading

Turkey’s nationalist ‘Gray Wolves’ enter Syrian fray

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[Turkey, like the Gulf States and Israel, are allied with the USA against the Syria people. Fascism is on the move.. — MP] Turkey’s nationalist ‘Gray Wolves’ enter Syrian fray by Fehim Taştekin… Continue reading

Palestine’s First Western Embassy Opens in Brazil

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Palestine’s First Western Embassy Opens in Brazil (http://www.telesurtv.net/) The inauguration comes weeks after Brazil rejected Israel’s ambassador, a former leader of West Bank settlers. The Palestinian Authority inaugurated its first embassy in the… Continue reading

Yemeni forces kill Blackwater commander ‘Colonel Nicholas Petros’

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AhlulBayt News Agency – The commander of the infamous US security firm, formerly known as Blackwater, in Yemen and dozens of Riyadh’s mercenaries were killed Saturday in a missile attack by Yemeni forces… Continue reading