International

  • Enough Western Meddling and Interventions: Let the Venezuelan People Decide

    American politicians from the two main parties have finally found something to agree upon: more intervention in Venezuela. “Now, despite (President Nicolas) Maduro, there is hope (in Venezuela)”, wrote Democratic Senat...

  • Bangladesh elections held amid climate of fear

    The 11th General elections in Bangladesh were held on 30th December 2018. The result was an overwhelming victory for the Awami League led by Sheikh Hasina. For the first time Bangladesh made use of electronic voting machines, though only on a l...

  • Track of the Palestine Issue During 2018

    First The Continuation of the Palestinian National Project Crisis: The Palestinian political situation continues to suffer from a severe political crisis that impedes its ability to function effectively, wastes much of the energy and p...

  • If US Invades Venezuela, Who Will Report The Resistance?

    The media in the US and Britain has one set of rules when it covers itself, the Anglo-Saxon world. Rules change radically when the media covers the West’s imperial expeditions like Afghanistan, Iraq, Lebanon, Libya etcetera – and now possibly Vene...

  • Now Chad, then Mali: Why African Countries Are Normalizing with Israel

    Forget the hype. Israel’s ‘security technology’ has nothing to do with why some African countries are eager to normalize relations with Israel. What is it that Israel is able to offer in the technology sector to Chad, Mali...

  • False ‘Victories’: Is the PA Using the ‘State of Palestine’ to Remain in Power?

    The ‘State of Palestine’ has officially been handed the Chairmanship of the G-77, the United Nations largest block. This is particularly significant considering the relentless Israeli-American plotting to torpedo Palestinian push fo...

  • The Implications of the Dissolution of the Legislative Council for the Palestinian Political Climate

    President ‘Abbas and the Fatah leadership look like a person who has long talked about the importance of leaving safely via an exit door; but when he made his decision, he jumped out of the window! The Palestinian Authority (PA) Const...

  • When Bolsonaro and Netanyahu Are ‘Brothers’: Why Brazil Should Shun the Israeli Model

    Newly-inaugurated Brazilian President, Jair Bolsonaro, is set to be the arch-enemy of the environment and of indigenous and disadvantaged communities in his country. He also promises to be a friend of like-minded, far-right leaders the world ov...

  • The Real Face of Justin Trudeau: Are Palestinians Canada’s New Jews?

    How does one explain Canada's contradictory foreign policy regarding Palestine and Israel?   On December 4, Secretary General of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO), Saeb Erekat, praised Canada’s commitm...

  • India takes over Iran's strategic Chabahar port

    India Monday (Dec 25, 2018) formally took over operations at Iran's strategic Chabahar Port, a move that, observers believe, could have significant geopolitical ramifications in the region. The port on the Indian Ocean, inaugur...

  • China-Pakistan Economic Corridor takes a military turn?

    New York Times says Pakistan has eagerly turned more toward China as the chill with the United States has deepened and some of China’s biggest projects in Pakistan had clear strategic implications. In a report about Pakistan&rsq...

  • Pakistan's Mega Corruption Cases

    Ex-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif jailed for 7 years; Ex-President Asif Zardari faces fake bank accounts scam

  • Is There a Plot to Depopulate Palestinian Refugee Camps in Lebanon?

    An eerie video composed of a recorded audio prayer and a photo of one ‘Hajj Jamal Ghalaini’ occasionally pops up on Facebook. The voice is that of an alleged religious sheikh, praying for the well-being of the man in the photo ...

  • Qatar: an Oasis of Peace in a Troubled World

    Yellow vests in Paris, Brexit in Britain, Trump in the US, George Soros and Steve Bannon vying for the soul of Europe, Turkey embroiled in the Kurdish enclaves in Syria, Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman in post-Khashoggi free fall, corruption a...

  • From Central America to Syria: The Conspiracy against Refugees

    Watching the ongoing debate between US liberal and right-wing pundits on US mainstream media, one rarely gets the impression that Washington is responsible for the unfolding crisis in Central America. In fact, no other country is as acc...

  • Egyptian Kangaroo Courts on death sentences spree

    An Egyptian Kangaroo Court Sunday (Nov. 25, 2018) confirmed the penalty after being convicted in the death of Hisham Barakat, who was killed in a car bombing in eastern Cairo in 2015, according to the official MENA news agency.   ...

  • Iran hosts 32nd International Islamic Unity Conference

    Iranian President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday (Nov. 24, 2018)  called for Muslim unity and resistance against what he called "hostile" policies of the United States and Israel. "Muslims have no way but to remain ...

  • The Tide is Turning: Israel Is Losing War on Two Fronts

    The November 12 botched Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip is delineating Tel Aviv’s failure to utilize its army as a tool to achieve Palestinian political concessions. Now that the Palestinian popular r...

  • In Breach of Human Rights, Netanyahu Supports the Death Penalty against Palestinians

    Right-wing Israeli Prime Minister, Benjamin Netanyahu, is escalating his war on the Palestinian people, although for reasons almost entirely related to Israeli politics. He has just given the greenlight to a legislation that would make it easie...

  • Arab Turnaround: Saudi Crown Prince Tilts At Windmills, Assad Secure

    The ghoulish murder of Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi has set into motion a new dynamic in the Syrian, Yemeni, Palestinian and other incipient conflicts in West Asia. Popular perception globally has traced the macabre plot to Crown Prince Moha...