Middle East

500 Years of Nakbas

The great nakba, or “catastrophe,”began in 1492, when Christopher Columbus proclaimed the lands of the “Indies” for Spain […]

The Saudi Butchery in Yemen and the World’s Apathy

The Trump administration, which views Iran as the greatest threat to the region’s stability and has concerns over its nuclear ambitions, is probably the only power broker that can end this conflic […]

Kosovo is not Serbia’s Kurdistan, but Balkan’s IS/Daesh

While Prof. Sotirović is right in his assessment that Turkey is hypocritical to say at least, he failed to expose the fundamental differences between Kurdistan and Kosovo […]

The Engineered Destruction and Political Fragmentation of Iraq

It was only once the ISIS had captured Mosul and was firmly entrenched inside Iraq, that the US and its allies initiated two months later its “counter-terrorism” operation, allegedly against the ISIS […]

Confronting the West With its Responsibilities is Essential!

In 2003, based on pure lies, Iraq besieged, and about half a million people died […]

Europe Must Stop Trump from Starting Another War in the Middle East

Trump provided a long list of contentious issues about Iran’s alleged malign influences in the region […]

New World Order: Muslims to be Majority in Europe within Two Generations

Within 40 years, given current demographic trends, the white population in France and the rest of old Europe will recede, creating a Muslim majority, a French researcher says […]

False Flags and the Trump Administration

Expect an Erratic Flip-Flop Foreign Policy, a Return to Gunboat Diplomacy, and More Illegal Wars of Aggression […]

Don’t Romanticise the Kemalist Legacy!

The narrative of an “enlightened” and generally democratic Turkey, a country that is currently in the process of being destroyed by Erdogan, should not go unchallenged, says Tayfun Guttstadt […]

Syrian Strikes are ‘Legal’ – But Only According to the ‘Law of the Jungle’

The full extent of the damage to international peace and security caused by the US-led Syrian strikes will take some time to become clear. But its impact on the very concept of legality in international affairs is already evident […]

Slave Markets in ‘Liberated’ Libya and the Silence of the Humanitarian Hawks

The reports that black Africans are being sold at slave markets in liberated Libya for as little as $400 is a terrible indictment of the so-called humanitarian intervention carried out by NATO to topple the government of Muammar Gaddafi in 2011 […]

The U.S. Documentary Movie: “The Origin Of Islamic State”

Ben Swann explores the origin of ISIS that has already been long forgotten by American media […]

President Erdogan, a Menace to the World

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has become a serious danger not only to his own nation, but to many others as well. His actions and statements in recent years should seriously worry his neighbors and the entire world […]

From Cyprus to Syria: Turkey’s Continued Invasions

On January 20, the Turkish military began an invasion of the Kurdish-controlled Afrin region in northern Syria. Turkey’s government has declared that its operation aims “to preserve Syria’s territorial integrity,” remove “terrorist elements,” and protect civilians […]

Reviving the Greater Israel Scheme

Although there are elements of strength and a suitable environment for the revival of “Greater Israel” it has some weaknesses […]

Israel: America’s “Mad Dog” in Syria

If Israel were to increase tensions against Syria simultaneously with an Iraqi initiative, the pressures on Assad would escalate rapidly […]

Renaming the 1948 War against Palestine: Partition, Dispossession, and Fragmentation

Israel has been brilliant over the years in shaping and misdirecting the public discourse on the future of Palestine […]

The Six Day War – Myth and Reality

The truth however is quite different. Israel was simply never in danger of annihilation and the allegation that Israel had reacted to an imminent threat of an invading force of Arab armies defies a closer examination of the evidence […]

The Demonization of Islam

The demonization of Islam cannot be accomplished no matter what as it is a religious ideology just as much as are the Buddhist, Hindu, Christian or Judaic ideologies but it is Muslims being demonized through terror tactics […]

Hagia Sophia: Religion As Politics

Erdogan clearly has the intention of rejecting the legacy of Ataturk, of continuing to express claims to lands that were once under the Ottoman rule […]

Timeline: Israel’s anti-Palestinian Laws since 1948

Israel advances a plan to build a walkway though the Mount of Olives in East Jerusalem to connect two settler residential compounds in the Palestinian At-Tur neighbourhood […]

Saudi Arabia Reacts to Preparation for Astana Talks

We could only hope that Saudi Arabia, which is currently suffering from defeats in the war with the Houthi rebels in Yemen, is not going to undermine the Astana talks to sabotage the peaceful settlement process […]

Zionist Israel Hides its Crimes Behind its Smears of Truth-Tellers

Currently, the Israel Lobby is at work destroying anyone associated with the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign, which is an effort to sanction Israel for its genocide against Palestine […]

The Harvesting of Palestine. The Zionist Project Prevails?

What is the background to the demonization and brutalization of Palestinians? […]

Benny Morris’s Untenable Denial of the Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine

Israeli historian Benny Morris denies the ethnic cleansing of Palestine, but his own research shows that this was indeed how Israel came into being […]

Israel: An Innocent Victim of Arab Imperialism?

Consequently, billions of dollars continue to flow from the American pocket to the Israeli one […]