Saturday, 23 March , 2019

Britain

The Cold War and EU Army

By William Mallinson * 19 March 2019 Could an independent EU army lead to the end of the Cold War? Let us look at some recent...

Document: Brexit by July 1 unless UK votes in EU election

Ambassadors told of legal issues raised by delay to Britain’s departure. By Jacopo Barigazzi 3/15/19 Brexit can't be delayed beyond July 1 unless Britain takes part...

What’s Really Going On in Kashmir?

by Reese Erlich Posted on March 09, 2019 On Feb. 14 a suicide bomber killed over 40 Indian soldiers in Kashmir in what India claimed...

Now they are just threatening Corbyn. Tomorrow they can do...

The assault on Jeremy Corbyn is a warning that must be heeded 6 March 2019 The Socialist Equality Party denounces the March 3 physical assault on...

Stupid, Stupid, Stupid English

by Patrick Cockburn March 5, 2019 I was sitting in a cafe on the Falls Road in heavily nationalist West Belfast when a local radio...

UN court rejects UK’s claim of sovereignty over Chagos Islands

Judges advise Britain that separating archipelago from Mauritius in 1960s was wrong 25 Feb 2019 The UK has been ordered to hand back the Chagos Islands...

UK used secret threats to keep Chagos Islands, court hears

Mauritius defence minister claims UK forced it to cede territory before independence 3 Sep. 2018 The UK has retained possession of a remote archipelago in the...

The truth about Diego Garcia

And 50 years of fiction about an American military base by David Vine, 15 June 2015 First, they tried to shoot the dogs. Next, they tried...

Mauritius ruling a ‘tool’ for Cyprus on UK bases

February 25, 2019 THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the status of the Chagos Islands (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Cyprus’ attorney general says a...

Antisionisme, antisémitisme et idéologie coloniale

Dans le débat qui agite la France autour de l’antisémitisme, deux dimensions sont souvent absentes : le fait que, durant la première moitié du XXe siècle,...