Can USA win an unconventional war against Iran?
- Daniel J. Levy
America has the big guns: but Iran is a master of unconventional warfare. Could Tehran repeat the many successes of its asymmetric, proxy-based warfare if conflict with the U.S. escalates?
Iranian mourners carry a symbolic coffin wrapped in a U.S. ...
I was in Iraq during the assassination of General Soleimani. Trump has made a huge mistake
- Ali-Asghar Abedi
In death, it now seems the Major-General will achieve what he couldn't in life
I would have been shocked by the news of the US assassination of Iran’s Major-General Qassem Soleimani no matter where I was in the world. But it was particularly jarring ...
Targeting Iraq, Iran, U.S. threatens wider war
- Sara Flounders
Jan 7–Enormous demonstrations in Iran, Iraq and region-wide are expressing anti-imperialist rage, and signaling a new day, a rebirth of mass movements that will drive the U.S. out of the region.
A criminal U.S. act has kindled this firestorm. ...
The Soleimani assassination: the long-awaited beginning of the end of USAmerica’s imperial ambitions
- Philip Giraldi
The United States is now at war with Iran in a conflict that could easily have been avoided and it will not end well. There will be no declaration of war coming from either side, but the assassination of Iranian Quds Force Commander General Qassem ...
USAmerica escalates its “democratic” oil war in the Near East
- Michael Hudson Михаел Хадсон
The mainstream media are carefully sidestepping the method behind America’s seeming madness in assassinating Islamic Revolutionary Guard general Qasem Soleimani to start the New Year. The logic behind the assassination this was a long-standing ...
Financial N-option will settle Trump’s oil war
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
On foreign soil, as a guest nation, US has assassinated a diplomatic envoy whose mission the US had requested
The bombshell facts were delivered by caretaker Iraqi Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi, during an extraordinary, historic parliamentary session ...
Nasrallah’s full speech: Soleimani’s assassination will put an end to US presence in the Middle East, US troops will go home in coffins
- Hassan Nasrallah Хасан Насралла حسن نصر الله
Full speech of Hezbollah Secretary General Sayed Hassan Nasrallah on January 5, 2020, commemorating the death of Qasem Soleimani and Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis.
[Nasrallah begins by praising God and invoking His blessings on the Prophet ...
USAmerican strikes in Iraq have just made a bad situation much worse
- Haidar Sumeri حیدر سومری
A bloody takeover of a third of the country by a terrorist organisation, a long and protracted war for liberation, inconceivable human and material damage, a near miss with economic collapse, political turmoil and a protest movement that has seen ...
'Yemenis are not killed only by bombs': Radhya Almutawakel
- Francesco Vignarca
Interview. We spoke with Radhya Almutawakel, leader of the Mwatana activist group in Yemen, who was recognized as one of TIME’s 100 most influential people of 2019. ‘Yemenis are not “going through a famine”— ...
Iraqis rise up against 16 years of ‘Made in the USA’ corruption
- Nicolas J.S. Davies
As Americans sat down to Thanksgiving dinner, Iraqis were mourning 40 protesters killed by police and soldiers on Thursday in Baghdad, Najaf and Nasiriyah. Nearly 400 protesters have been killed since hundreds of thousands of ...