Tag Archives: Middle East Security

Palestine Wins General Assembly Vote

Palestine Wins General Assembly Vote The Palestinians managed to garner an overwhelming support to their UN General Assembly membership bid and were voted in as a nonmember observer state. 138 member states voted in favor of Palestine, while only 9 … Continue reading

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Bahrain uprising threatens US hegemony

Bahrain uprising threatens US hegemony Connecting the dots of recent dramatic events in Bahrain spells one unmistakable message — the US-backed Al Khalifa regime is on the political ropes. It is desperately trying to defeat a determined pro-democracy movement that … Continue reading

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Syrian activist: “Foreign support for the terrorists should be stopped” – An Interview by Kourosh Zibari

Syrian activist: “Foreign support for the terrorists should be stopped” – An Interview by Kourosh Zibari The U.S.-based Syrian activist believes that the foreign-backed terrorists in Syria are committing atrocities against the innocent civilians while they receive military and financial support … Continue reading

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Syria, Turkey, Israel and a Greater Middle East Energy War

Syria, Turkey, Israel and a Greater Middle East Energy War By F. William Engdahl * 10 October 2012 – On October 3, 2012 the Turkish military launched repeated mortar shellings inside Syrian territory. The military action, which was used by … Continue reading

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Brahimi Continues Peacemaking Efforts in Syria

Brahimi Continues Peacemaking Efforts in Syria Damascus, Oct 23 (Prensa Latina) UN Special Envoy to Syria Lakhdar Brahimi continued his contacts with different Syria political and social sectors, seeking formulas aimed at a political resolution of the crisis in this … Continue reading

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Turkey´s Decision to allow Cross-Border Military Operations violates Constitution, International Law, and endangers National Integrity.

Turkey´s Decision to allow Cross-Border Military Operations violates Constitution, International Law, and endangers National Integrity. The decision of Turkey´s  AKP government to allow Turkish military operations beyond the Turkish-Syrian border has been met with massive popular protests. The population of … Continue reading

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Abla Sa’adat visits Denmark for multiple solidarity events

Abla Sa’adat visits Denmark for multiple solidarity events The International Forum in Denmark, a leftist, anti-racist association, invited Abla Sa’adat, the wife of Comrade Ahmad Sa’adat, the imprisoned General Secretary of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine, to … Continue reading

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