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US Wars and Regional Repercussions

US Wars and Regional Repercussions

According to a new report from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute, global military expenditures rose 2.6 percent between 2017 and 2018, to hit a total of .82 trillion dollars.
Yemen Death Toll to Surpass 230,000 – What Next?

Yemen Death Toll to Surpass 230,000 – What Next?

Now that United Nations warns that about 231,000 Yemenis will have died from hunger, disease and lack of health clinics by the end of this year, it should do the next best thing: force the Saudis to stop the war on this defenseless nation.
On Ending US Assault on Multilateralism, Media

On Ending US Assault on Multilateralism, Media

First it was WikiLeaks co-founder Julian Assange who was evicted from the Ecuadorian Embassy in London and arrested on April 11. Prosecutors in the United States have now filed charges against Assange, and he is expected to fight the extradition tooth and nail.
The age of injustice

The age of injustice

April 11, 2019, brought us a new word for Judas: Moreno—the puppet president of Ecuador who sold Julian Assange to Washington for his 30 pieces of silver.
The ‘forgotten’ US shoot down of Iranian airliner Flight 655­
05 July 2019 - 21:18

The ‘forgotten’ US shoot down of Iranian airliner Flight 655­

Today marks twenty-nine years since the shoot down by the USS Vincennes of Iran Air flight 655, which killed all of the plane’s 290 civilian passengers. This shoot down of a civilian airliner by a US naval ship occurred on July 3, 1988, toward the end of the eight-year Iran-Iraq War.
US Sanctions Are Acts of War
01 July 2019 - 21:01

US Sanctions Are Acts of War

In great violation of UN Charter and international law, and with no international accountability, the United States is currently engaged in illegal and comprehensive economic blockades against Iran, North Korea and Venezuela, as well as several lesser blockades against countries such as Cuba and Nicaragua, and an intensifying effort to cut off China's access to technology.
World Should Support UN Khashoggi Report
01 July 2019 - 20:33

World Should Support UN Khashoggi Report

The United Nations expert on extrajudicial killings has called for an international investigation into Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi’s death, excoriating the UN for its “paralysis” and Saudi Arabia for its handling of the case.
UN Should Stop Rising Civilian Deaths in Yemen
23 June 2019 - 21:08

UN Should Stop Rising Civilian Deaths in Yemen

Reports from the ground highlight the deepening crisis for Yemen’s 26 million civilians, largely forgotten and caught in the cross-chairs of a protracted conflict that has had calamitous consequences for everyone in the Middle East. This is while some 16 million people were already in need of humanitarian assistance before the civil war began in 2015.
Why war with Iran is bad for Trump — and America
21 June 2019 - 22:20

Why war with Iran is bad for Trump — and America

US President Donald Trump has called off military strikes against Iran according to The New York Times, in response to Iran’s shooting of a US drone inside the country's airspace over the coastal province of Hormozgan on Thursday. The decision to avoid escalating the standoff with Iran in the Persian Gulf suggests that Washington is well aware that “Iran has many options available to raise the cost for the US and its friends in the region,” in the event of a military confrontation.
Of Sanctions and Trade Wars
11 June 2019 - 09:43

Of Sanctions and Trade Wars

The United States has launched an economic war against Iran, which has no other choice but to take necessary countermeasures. The world is watching with great concern, and nations have every reason to worry, because Washington is resolved to pursue unilateralism.
Who Is Torching the Middle East?
01 June 2019 - 22:57

Who Is Torching the Middle East?

Commander of Iran’s Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) says the United States is the root cause of all tensions in the Persian Gulf, rejecting accusations raised by the War Party and its Arab allies that Iran was behind the attacks on four vessels off the coast of the United Arab Emirates.
International Quds Day
01 June 2019 - 21:39

International Quds Day

On Friday, May 31, the Iranian nation and Muslims across the world once again take to the streets to raise their voice in support of the Palestinian people.‬
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