Posted in Australia-Oceania France Global Village New Caledonia

Indigenous Kanak separatists boycott New Caledonia independence vote, 96% of those who voted chose to remain part of France

[AP News] “Voters in the French island territory of New Caledonia chose overwhelmingly Sunday to stay part of France, in…

Posted in Israel Palestine

The Jerusalem Post Opinion: “Calling Israeli attacks on Palestinians ‘settler violence’ is antisemitic”

[The Jerusalem Post] “EU and UN diplomats love to talk about “settler violence.” Diplomats use a double standard against the…

Posted in Israel Palestine

A Jewish pogrom – Israeli settler violence against Palestinians reaches new level

[+972 Magazine] ““All of a sudden I heard glass shatter and then all the children screaming from the other room….

Posted in Brazil

Under Bolsonaro, illegal migrants (miners, loggers, ranchers) invading ever-larger Indigenous territory, leading to conflicts and a surge in killings of local activists

[E360] “One afternoon last month, several vehicles descended on a village in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, where Avelin…

Posted in Iraq Syria Turkey USA

What’s happening in illegally occupied northern Syria: US building up bases, stealing grain and oil, Turkey stealing water

[Antiwar] “In the latest of what have become regular reports on the subject, the Syrian Arab News Agency provides a detailed account…

Posted in Armenia Azerbaijan Bulgaria Cyprus Egypt EU Greece Iraq Israel Lebanon Libya Russia Syria Turkey

Turkey’s new drone base on occupied Northern Cyprus threat to Mediterranean region, lifting embargo and arming Cyprus urged

[Kathimerini, The National Interest] “Under President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey has grown increasingly aggressive. Whereas Turkey once occupied only Cyprus,…

Posted in U.A.E. Yemen

UAE is building airbase on Yemen’s strategic Mayyun Island it illegally occupies

[The Guardian] “A mysterious airbase is being built on a volcanic island off Yemen that sits in one of the world’s crucial…

Posted in Israel Palestine

Hundreds of Israeli Jews and Arabs, and Palestinians protest together in Sheikh Jarrah and West Bank

[The Jerusalem Post] “Hundreds of Jews and Arabs gathered in the east Jerusalem neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah on Friday in…

Posted in Israel Morocco Palestine USA

Sahrawi people sold out for nothing: U.S. recognises Morocco’s claim over occupied Western Sahara for “normalising” ties with Israel which were close already

[The American Conservative] Mike Pompeo “appears to be determined to continue his malign activities until his very last day in…

Posted in Israel Palestine USA

“I can’t breath” – The knee-on-neck chokehold, as used against George Floyd, is common practice in Israel-Palestine

[TRT World] “A now infamous image of a white police officer kneeling on the neck of an African-American man, who…

Posted in Iraq USA

Looking back on the Haditha massacre that killed 24 Iraqi civilians as the last of eight Marines charged escapes jail time

[CounterPunch] “Last week, Staff Sgt. Frank Wuterich was sentenced to a reduction in rank but no jail time for leading…

Posted in Iraq USA

“Collateral Damage” – U.S. Marines massacre up to two dozens of civilians in Haditha, Iraq

[TIME] “Last November, U.S. Marines killed 15 Iraqi civilians in their homes. Was it self-defense, an accident or cold-blooded revenge?”…

Posted in Israel Palestine

Israel-Palestine: The haunting footage of the killing of 12-year-old boy Mohammed al-Durrah

[BBC] “Just moments after this picture was taken, Muhammad al-Durrah was shot dead. Now the 12-year-old boy has been turned…

Posted in East Timor Indonesia USA

U.S. and U.K. complicit in East Timor genocide, trained death squads, financed military, were aware of massacres

[The Guardian] “Indonesian military forces linked to the carnage in East Timor were trained in the United States under a…