Tuesday, 19 October , 2021

Kuwait

Kuwait will not be able to pay salaries after November

August 20, 2020 The oil-rich Gulf state of Kuwait will not have sufficient funds to cover public servants’ salaries after November, Finance Minister Barak Al-Sheetan...

Biosphere Collapse?

by Robert Hunziker December 19, 2019 Five years ago: Nations of the world met in Paris to draft a climate agreement that was subsequently accepted by...

When the US gave Saddam a green light to invade Kuwait

WikiLeaks, April Glaspie, and Saddam Hussein I’m generally not inclined to take issue with my FP colleagues, but David Kenner’s recent posting on the WikiLeaks...

The new Arab OTAN –serving who?

By Margherita Furlan March 3, 2019 “Iran is the main threat in the Middle East, and confronting the Islamic Republic is the key to achieving peace...

TWENTY-FOUR HOURS IN YEMEN: UN, US, UK DEVASTATION, COMPLICITY AND DOUBLE...

On Tuesday 6th September, twenty-four hour monitoring by the country’s Legal Centre for Rights and Development (LCRD) recorded the bombings by the Saudi led “coalition”, armed by the US and UK and advised by their military specialists, thus collusion and co-operation of both countries render them equally culpable for the carnage.

The Economy of Middle East in one Map

  By JEFF DESJARDINS If we could only show you one map to explain the economy of the Middle East, it would be this one.     In one fell...

The Empire Strikes Back: Hillary Clinton and the military-industrial complex

President Obama was elected in office as a reaction, both inside the establishment and US public opinion, against the totalitarian folly of Neoconservatives. But...