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It was not suicide, it was MURDER – Guantanamo

It was not suicide, it was MURDER – Fmr. Guantanamo guard spills the beans on lethal CIA activities at prison news.com.au | 10 Rabi ul Akhir 1437/21 January 2016 A former Guantanamo Bay guard has spoken for the first time about what he claims was a CIA murder of detainees, …

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The USA dropped at least 23144 bombs on Muslim countries in 2015

AlterNet | 09 Rabi ul Akhir 1437/20 January 2016 Council of Foreign Relations resident skeptic Micah Zenko recently tallied up how many bombs the United States has dropped on other countries and the results are as depressing as one would think. Zenko figured that since Jan. 1, 2015, the U.S. has dropped …

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Obama’s Tears

By John Chuckman 08 January, 2016 Countercurrents.org Had I seen the image of Obama, weeping over American gun deaths, seven years ago, I know I would have been deeply moved. It would have reinforced my view of him then as an empathetic, bright, and progressive politician. And I did then, …

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Starving to death in the Syrian town of Madaya

Residents in besieged Syrian town forced to eat insects, plants to avoid starvation Agencies | 26 Rabi ul Awwal/07January 2015 Up to 40,000 civilians are slowly starving to death in the Syrian town of Madaya, activists have warned, after six months under a punishing siege. Encircled by land mines and …

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Egypt’s continued strangulation of Gaza

New York Times and Agencies | Something drove Ishaq Khalil Hassan, 28, into the Mediterranean last week, to walk naked in the shallow surf, to attempt what has become all but impossible for Palestinians: an escape from the Gaza Strip. Palestinian officials insisted that Mr. Hassan, who tried to wade …

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Saudi Regime pumps in $8 billion more to prop up dictator Sisi

Saudi Gazette | 05 Rabi ul Awwal 1437/17 December 2015 Egypt’s dictator/puppet el-sisi thanked the Kingdom for its valued support for Egypt and its people. King Salman on Tuesday pledged a total of SR30 billion ($8 billion) in investment and aid to Egypt over the next five years. The King …

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Why Won’t Israel Return The Body Of A 14-Year-Old Girl?

By Budour Youssef Hassan 16 December, 2015 The Electronic Intifada It is hard to believe that Hadil Awwad’s room has been abandoned for more than two weeks. It is clean, tidy and smells beautiful. Teddy bears of many colors are scattered on the two sides of her bed. Hadil received …

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