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‘Don’t play with Aqsa’ – Khaled Meshaal

Cii News | 05 Muharram 1436/19 October 2015 Visiting Hamas leader, Khaled Mishal has begun a working visit to South Africa, conveying a series of clear messages to the international community. Mishal is hosted by the ANC, in a tour that will see him meet with representatives of the party, …

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Thousands of Iranian soldiers arrive in Syria

Thousands of Iranian soldiers arrive in Syria to attack Aleppo Wednesday, 14 October 2015 13:51 https://www.middleeastmonitor.com/news/middle-east/21636-thousands-of-iranian-soldiers-arrive-in-syria-to-attack-aleppo   Assad regime forces and allied Iranian forces and fighters from the Hezbollah militia are preparing for a ground offensive against the liberated city of Aleppo, backed by Russian airstrikes, media reports revealed. Reuters …

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Is “Islamic Terrorism” A Myth? – Interview

Ludwig Watzal Interviews Elias Davidsson 13 October, 2015 Countercurrents.org Not many people have the guts to question the official narrative of the attacks committed on 9/11 in the United States of America, in London, Madrid, Mumbai or elsewhere, which governments attribute to Islamic terrorists. Elias Davidsson is one of those, …

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Afghanistan And Iraq: Lessons For The Imperial

By Ralph Nader 10 October, 2015 Nader.org The photographs in the New York Times told contrasting stories last week. One showed two Taliban soldiers in civilian clothes and sandals, with their rifles, standing in front of a captured U.N. vehicle. The Taliban forces had taken the northern provincial capital of …

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Turkey: over 80 dead after double bombing at pro-Kurdish rally

by Jamie Dettmer Source: VOA News   GAZIANTEP, TURKEY — Twin blasts shook Ankara’s main train station Saturday morning just hours before a pro-Kurdish peace rally, claiming the lives of at least 86 people and wounding nearly 200 in the deadliest attack in Turkey’s recent history. The explosions occurred near …

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The Mina Stampede and the Qudrah of Allah

Ebrahim Moosa – Opinion | 23 Dhul Hijjah 1436/07 October 2015 Like a bewildering tsunami, its aftershocks have been felt in the distant corners of the world.. Describing the Hajj, Khalid Baig in his article, The Road from Makkah, writes: “Its role is that of the heart and liver in …

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Doctors Without Borders airstrike

US alters story for fourth time in four days Commander of war in Afghanistan tells Senate panel that US forces had called in airstrike at Afghan request – ‘an admission of a war crime’ says MSF chief General John Campbell says the airstrike was the result of a ‘US decision’. …

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Israel Lights The Touchpaper At Al-Aqsa Again

By Jonathan Cook 06 October, 2015 Countercurrents.org Nazareth: Since a boy named David slew the giant Goliath with a slingshot, the stone has served as an enduring symbol of how the weak can defeat an oppressor. For the past month Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu has tried to rewrite the …

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Taliban fighters capture major city

Afghanistan: By: Agencies Source: MWC News Afghan Taliban fighters, who launched an assault on the country’s northern provincial city of Kunduz, have hoisted their white banner over the main square, according to a witness and two security officials quoted by the Reuters news agency. Hundreds of Taliban fighters have carried …

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