Category Archives: Middle East

Israel Approves 869 Units In West Bank Settlements

Israel Approves 869 Units In West Bank Settlements Saed Bannoura (IMEMC) – Israeli Defense Minister, Ehud Barak, approved on Friday the construction plans of a total of 869 units in Jewish settlements in the occupied West Bank, the Palestine News Network … Continue reading

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Netanyahu’s Office: “No Change On Settlements Policy”

Netanyahu’s Office: “No Change On Settlements Policy” Saed Bannoura (IMEMC) The office of Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, stated Thursday that the new Israeli government, headed by Netanyahu, does not intend to change its policies regarding the construction and expansion of Jewish … Continue reading

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Syrian P.M. Al-Halqi: Government Open to Political Forces, Welcomes Efforts to Make Dialogue a Success

Syrian P.M. Al-Halqi: Government Open to Political Forces, Welcomes Efforts to Make Dialogue a Success Damascus – (Syriaonline). Prime Minister, Wael al-Halqi, stressed the importance of the government’s consultative meetings and openness to all political forces who want to engage … Continue reading

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Pakistan´s Parliament approves I-P Pipeline; Iran´s Tadbir Energy to build Pakistan Section.

Pakistan´s Parliament approves I-P Pipeline; Iran´s Tadbir Energy to build Pakistan Section. Christof Lehmann (nsnbc). Pakistan´s Parliament has approved of awarding the contract for building the Pakistani stretch of the I-P Gas-pipeline to Iran´s Tadbir Energy. Construction of the multi-billion Dollar project … Continue reading

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A ‘Kurdish Corridor’ to be set up by the US & Israel

A ‘Kurdish Corridor’ to be set up by the US & Israel By Dr. Doğu Perinçek, Chairman of the Workers’ Party (Turkey).-  Today, the confrontation in the Middle East is taking shape once again around the ‘Kurdish’ corridor. The ‘Kurdish … Continue reading

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Mursi´s Choice: Inclusiveness and Compromise, or Intolerance and Catastrophe.

Mursi´s Choice: Inclusiveness and Compromise, or Intolerance and Catastrophe. The unwillingness of President Mohamed Mursi, the Freedom and Justice Party and the Muslim Brotherhood to engage in open dialog with the opposition continues spiraling Egypt into conflict and instability. Encouraging … Continue reading

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“Arabic Not Allowed Here” Says Haifa University Employee

“Arabic Not Allowed Here” Says Haifa University Employee Saed Bannoura (IMEMC & agencies) An Arab student studying at the Haifa University was prevented from speaking his mother tongue while at the Academic Counseling Center, and was explicitly told that “Arabic … Continue reading

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