Posted in Iran Iraq Russia Syria USA

Bizarre claims and pro-regime-change propaganda: Syria’s Assad supports ISIS, both have to be destroyed

[Los Angeles Times] “The rollback of Islamic State must come as a shock to the chorus of journalists and analysts…

Posted in Israel Palestine USA

Giraldi Controversy: No, not America’s Jews but mutual interests drive US wars in Middle East

[Informed Comment] “CIA Veteran Philip Giraldi kicked off a firestorm with his article, “America’s Jews are Driving America’s Wars.” A…

Posted in Bangladesh Myanmar

International Court: Myanmar guilty of genocide against Kachin, Rohingya, other ethnic groups

[The Daily Star] “A seven-member panel [of the international Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal] announced the verdict yesterday after considering documentary and…

Posted in Algeria

Claim: Algerian state infiltrated Islamist terrorist group GIA, complicit in its massacres

[Observer] “Twenty years ago tonight, around sunset, masked gunmen approached the village of Bentalha, on the outskirts of Algeria’s capital,…

Posted in Bangladesh Myanmar Pakistan Saudi Arabia

Myanmar: Rohingya armed group ARSA Linked to Pakistani Terrorists

[Asia Times] “While Myanmar’s emergent Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) claims it’s like other ethnic armed groups fighting for self-determination…

Posted in China Myanmar

China concerned over instability in Rakhine State, Myanmar

[The Irrawaddy] “Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) attacks on police stations on Aug. 25 left at least 59 of the…

Posted in Israel Jordan Russia Syria USA

Trump ends secret CIA program Timber Sycamore, started under Obama to support Syrian rebels

[The New York Times] “The shuttering of the C.I.A. program, one of the most expensive efforts to arm and train…

Posted in Europe Hungary Israel

Some of Orban’s anti-Soros posters still up before Netanyahu arrival

[The Times of Israel] “Billboards displaying messaging against Hungarian-born Jewish philanthropist George Soros remained up in Budapest, some with anti-Semitic…

Posted in Afghanistan Australia

‘The Afghan Files’: Defence leak exposes war crimes by Australia’s special forces

[ABC] “Hundreds of pages of secret defence force documents leaked to the ABC give an unprecedented insight into the clandestine…

Posted in Europe Hungary Israel

Israel backs Hungarian Government’s Anti-Soros Campaign

[REUTERS] “Soros, a Hungarian-born Jew who has spent a large part of his fortune funding pro-democracy and human rights groups,…

Posted in Syria USA

Decade-Long U.S. Campaign to Incite “Revolution” in Syria

[MintPress News] Though many trace the beginning of the ongoing conflict in Syria back to the Arab Spring protests of…

Posted in Israel Palestine

The Sarah Palin of Israel, Miri Regev: “I am happy to be a fascist”

[The Daily Beast] “Left-bashing, race-baiting, flag-waving Miri Regev has leapt to the top of the ruling Likud party. She just…

Posted in Hungary North Macedonia Russia

Macedonia: Nikola Gruevski steps up attacks against NGOs, new ‘Stop Soros’ movement unveiled

[BalkanInsight] “A new movement dedicated to countering the influence of billionaire US philanthropist George Soros has been formed in Macedonia,…

Posted in Qatar Saudi Arabia Syria Turkey USA

John Kerry: US let ISIS rise in Syria to overthrow Assad

[Mondoweiss] “Last fall Secretary of State Kerry met privately with anti-Assad Syrian activists at the U.N.  The meeting was secretly…