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The many ‘truths’ on Syria: How our rivalry has destroyed a country
Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
“The United States has the power to decree the death of nations,” wrote Stephen Kinzer in the Boston Globe.
Kinzer’s article was entitled: “The media are misleading the public on Syria.” In his piece, the scholar at ...
First official mosque for Athens creates disquiet in Muslim communities
Demetrios Ioannou Δημήτριος Ιωάννου
Muslims in the Greek capital fear that makeshift local mosques will be shut down when first official mosque in 200 years opens
Many children attend Friday prayers with their fathers, which is often scheduled for an hour later than it actually starts ...
This Is the End of Syria
The fall of Aleppo and the collapse of diplomacy point to a new and probably dark future for the country
The Syrian Arab Army is now within sight of taking back all of Aleppo. For several years now, the eastern part of Aleppo – one of Syria’ ...
Majority Rule: For A Just Resolution of The Syrian Conflict
- Yassin al-Haj Saleh ياسين الحاج صالح
This article is addressed to an unidentified, moderately informed and well-meaning reader, and it suggests ...
When Mosul falls, Isis will flee to the safety of Syria. But what then?
- Robert Fisk
The entire Isis caliphate army could be directed against the Assad government and its allies – ...
Did the U.S. Assist the Disastrous Bombing of a Funeral in Yemen?
- Ken Klippenstein كليبنستين كين - Paul Gottinger بول غوتينغر
Did the U.S. directly assist the Saudi-led coalition aerial bombing of a funeral in Sanaa, Yemen this ...
Why the World is Ignoring the War in Yemen
- Vijay Prashad
The suffering in Yemen will not stop unless the West stops supporting Saudi Arabia with arms and tacit ...
Kashmir & Palestine: Both Occupied, Both Victims Of The Military-Industrial Complex
- Kit O’Connell
The struggle for liberation of both Palestinian and Kashmiri people began in the late 1940s during ...
It's Time to End the U.S.-Saudi Arabia Special Relationship
- Vijay Prashad
Obama is clearly irritated that foreign-policy orthodoxy compels him to treat Saudi Arabia as an ally
The US is Quietly Helping Saudi Arabia Wage a Devastating Aerial Campaign in Yemen
- Sarah Leah Whitson سارة ليا ويتسن
One week before the Brussels terrorist attacks, a Saudi-led coalition bombed a market in Mastaba, Yemen. ...