Wednesday, 28 June , 2017

US foreign policy

US preparing to send up to 5,000 more troops to Afghanistan

By Jordan Shilton 17 June 2017 Secretary of Defence James “Mad Dog” Mattis is set to announce the deployment of up to 5,000 additional...

Three Axes in the Middle East

Finding goodness  By Mazin Qumsiyeh   It has been a very challenging week. Not in terms of life or our (volunteer) work. I and my wife...

US-Led Airstrike Hits Syrian Forces in Latest Aggression

Source: TeleSur / The Dawn News / June 6, 2017 A Russian official called the strike “a direct entry of the coalition into an open...

The Rise of a Genuine Left in Britain, its implications for...

by Dimitris Konstantakopoulos   The other day a friend almost told me off when I said I don’t exclude even an election win for Corbyn, but...

Hillary Confirms Saudi Arabia, Qatar Fund ISIS In Leaked Email

by Tyler Durden Oct 11, 2016 Over three years after we first reported that one of the two chief sources of funding and support for the...

The Saudi offensive against Qatar and the global intensification of geopolitical...

Backed by Egypt and its closest Gulf State allies, Saudi Arabia has launched a diplomatic and economic offensive against Qatar, a tiny, energy-rich neighbor....

Trump takes credit for Qatar’s rift with Saudi Arabia as American...

Donald Trump sees a powder keg in the Middle East and decides to light some candles By Sophia Tesfaye While Donald Trump fired all U.S. ambassadors...

The Five Blinding Myths About Iran

Exclusive: President Trump lines up with the Washington Establishment on at least one point: that Iran is the chief source of terrorism. The only...

US-backed forces enter Syrian city of Raqqa

By Bill Van Auken Backed by intense US airstrikes and accompanied by beefed-up contingents of US special operations troops, an armed force dominated by...

London Terror Attack: It’s Time to Confront Wahhabism and Saudi Arabia

by John Wight It is time for an honest conversation about Wahhabism, specifically the part this Saudi-sponsored ideology plays in radicalizing young Muslims both across...