An analysis of the current situation and possible evolution of the crisis in the Middle East
Interview with Daniele Perra
- Enrico Sanna
The worsening of the situation in the Middle East following Iranian General Soleimanì’s death and Trump and Netanyahu’s presentation of the "Deal of Century" in Washington, demands we again speak of the events in the region. ...
Appeal from Germany: 'Release Julian Assange from prison'
- Various Authors - Versch. Autoren -Muhtelif Yazarlar-مؤلفون مُتنوِّعون - نویسندگان مختلف
On 6 February, Günter Wallraff (investigative journalist), Sigmar Gabriel (former Federal Foreign Minister), Gerhart Baum (former Federal Minister of the Interior) and Sevim Dagdelen (MP) presented the appeal "Release Julian Assange from ...
Western Sahara: the deeper story behind the Spanish government's fake terror alert
- Luis Portillo Pasqual del Riquelme
It was the last days of November 2019. The 44th International Conference of Support and Solidarity with the Saharawi People (EUCOCO), held in Vitoria-Gasteiz (Spain) had just ended with a very good attendance; and for the first week of December ...
‘Getting even’ and the resurgence of anti-Chinese rhetoric in the West
- Tommaso Di Francesco
The coronavirus epidemic has amplified an already growing trend, promoted anew by Trump’s America, which labels the Chinese as ‘ugly, dirty and bad.’
“Uncontrolled flows of scientifically unfounded or completely false statements, ...
"It brought to mind the horrible history that we in South Africa have gone through"
SA President and AU Chair Cyril Ramaphosa on Trump 'peace plan'
- Fausto Giudice Фаусто Джудиче فاوستو جيوديشي
For once good news comes to us from Africa, we shouldn't miss the opportunity to bring it to the fore. At the African Union Summit in Addis Ababa, all leaders attending were unanimous in rejecting the Trump/Kushner/Netanyahu fake 'peace plan'.
Clear racist element to hysteria over new coronavirus
- Slavoj Žižek Σλάβοϊ Ζίζεκ Славој Жижек اسلاووی ژیژک سلافوي جيجك
Some of us, including myself, would secretly love to be in China’s Wuhan right now, experiencing a real-life, post-apocalyptic movie set. The city’s empty streets provide the image of a non-consumerist world at ease with itself.
Why the New Silk Roads are a ‘threat’ to US bloc
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар پپه اِسکوبار
The Middle East is the key to wide-ranging, economic, interlinked integration, and peace
Under the cascading roar of the 24/7 news cycle cum Twitter eruptions, it’s easy for most of the West, especially the US, to forget the basics about the ...
The Moroccan army has received 3 Heron miltary drones from Israel
A $48m arms deal
- Middle East Monitor de Oriente
Morocco this week received three Israeli reconnaissance drones as part of $48 million arms deal, French website Intelligence Online reported.
The three Heron aircrafts arrived on 26 January, reports have said, it is unclear what the military deal ...
Duh, Jared! So who built the Palestinian Authority as a ‘police state’?
- Jonathan Cook جونثان كوك
Maybe something good will come out of the Trump plan, after all. By pushing the Middle East peace process to its logical conclusion, Donald Trump has made crystal clear something that was supposed to have been obscured: that no US administration has ...
Assange moved out of solitary in UK Belmarsh prison
- Australian Associated Press (AAP)
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange has been moved out of solitary confinement in a British prison after a series of petitions by his legal team and fellow inmates, his organisation says.
The Australian has been held almost incommunicado ...