Middle East & North Africa

Israeli-Saudi Alliance

The disintegration of the resistance axis is the utmost priority for the states that drive US policy in the Middle East. Inciting division between Arabs has been the instrumental strategy.

Turkey and Iran

As Turkey works for harmonization with Iran and Russia, an internal struggle has developed between the PM and the Gulenists that may threaten the process. If the leadership of the AKP is to be believed, it’s part of a foreign…


The Syrian opposition was sold to the world by mainstream Western press from day one of the Syria conflict as representing democracy, freedom, and a pluralist future for a new Syria. But the last couple of years testify the complete opposite.

Mid-East chess

The Middle East and North Africa have been turned into an arc of instability all the way from Iraq and the Persian Gulf to Libya and Tunisia.

Propaganda alert: US and UN object to the holding of Presidential Elections in Syria By Cem Ertür, April 23, 2014
US Military “Commemorates” Its Iraq Massacre. “Tell Them It’s the Sound of Freedom.” By Felicity Arbuthnot, April 23, 2014
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A Review of Ilan Pappe's Book By Jim Miles, April 23, 2014
Saudi Arabia, France plan to disrupt Syria Presidential Election By Press TV, April 22, 2014
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Eyewitness to the Syrian Rebellion: Late Father Frans Denounced a Violent “Opposition, Instigated and Paid by Foreign Interests” By John Rosenthal, April 22, 2014
Israel: Palestinian Prisoner of Conscience Marwan Barghouti on Sham Peace Talks By Stephen Lendman, April 22, 2014
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Workplace Occupations in Turkey. Response to Neoliberal Authoritarian Rule By Socialist Project, April 22, 2014
Missile Strikes in Yemen and Weapons to Syria: the US Steps Up its Middle East Military Interventions By Patrick Martin, April 21, 2014
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KBR and Halliburton Can Be Sued For Iraq Toxic Burn Pits, Court Rules By Fatima Hansia, April 21, 2014
Selective Prosecution: In Israel “the Only Democracy in the Middle East”, Not All Citizens Are Created Equal By Lisa Goldman, April 20, 2014
The Algerian Presidential Elections By Samir Amin, April 19, 2014
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How the West Gassed Thousands to Death in Damascus By Tony Cartalucci, April 19, 2014
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Libyan Kangaroo Court Trials Begin Against Gaddafi’s Sons By Jean Shaoul, April 18, 2014
Political Crisis in Saudi Arabia: Survival Is the “Saudi Key Word” By Nicola Nasser, April 18, 2014
Saudi Arabia Replaces Spy Chief Who Failed to Deliver on Syria By Joseph Fitsanakis, April 17, 2014
US Guantanamo Detainee Killed in Syria While Leading NATO-Backed Death Squad By Tony Cartalucci, April 17, 2014
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Canada Plans to Invade Syria By Press TV, April 16, 2014
War Propaganda By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 15, 2014
U.S. Efforts to Arm Jihadis in Syria: The Scandal Behind the Benghazi Undercover CIA Facility By Washington's Blog, April 15, 2014
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Counter-Revolutionaries Continue the Destruction of Libya By Global Research News, April 15, 2014
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Jordan Ambassador to Libya Kidnapped By Global Research News, April 15, 2014
Washington and Tel Aviv At Odds Over US Talks with Iran? By Press TV, April 14, 2014
Israeli State Terrorism By Stephen Lendman, April 14, 2014
The National Minorities of Armenia condemn the Turkish-sponsored Attacks on Syria and Syrian Armenians By Sona Hakobyan, April 14, 2014
Iranian Official: Syria Has Passed the Critical Stage of Danger By Global Research News, April 14, 2014
Another Chemical Attack in Syria by NATO-backed Mercenaries By Press TV, April 13, 2014
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Imperialist War Crimes Against the People of Syria Piling Up By Taylor Goel, April 13, 2014
“Human Rights” as an Instrument of Coercion By Kourosh Ziabari, April 12, 2014
Thousands of US-NATO Backed Mercenaries Join Rebels in Northern Syria By Global Research News, April 12, 2014
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UN Accepts Palestinians’ Bid to Join 13 International Bodies By Global Research News, April 12, 2014
The Weaponization of Western “Aid” for Syria By Tony Cartalucci, April 11, 2014
Dangerous Crossroads: Presence of Foreign Mercenaries in Eastern Ukraine. By Daniel Patrick Welch, April 10, 2014
May Syria Prevail: The US -NATO -Israel “Terrorist Conspiracy” against an Entire Population By Global Research News, April 10, 2014
The War on Syria has Taken a U-turn: Assad Is There to Stay By Nicola Nasser, April 09, 2014
“If Stones Could Weep”: Syria, Blair’s Plans and an Archbishop’s Son By Felicity Arbuthnot, April 09, 2014
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NATO and Turkey’s Genocidal War on Syria By Cem Ertür, April 08, 2014
NATO Members Conduct False Flag Terror In Attempt to Whip Up War By Washington's Blog, April 08, 2014
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U.N. Complicity: Whose Rights do the International Organizations Protect in Syria? By Oriental Review, April 08, 2014
Al-Qaeda Affiliate in Syria Gets Anti-tank Weapons By Kurt Nimmo, April 08, 2014
Israel’s High Court Endorses War Crimes By Stephen Lendman, April 07, 2014
The Red Line and the Rat Line. Seymour Hersh on Obama, Erdoğan and the Syrian Rebels By Seymour M. Hersh, April 07, 2014
Distracted by the Israel-Palestine “Peace Process”: What Really Happened during the Talks By Jonathan Cook, April 07, 2014
Media Manipulation: Seymour Hersh Unearths More Lies on Syria By Jonathan Cook, April 06, 2014
NATO’s “Humanitarian Intervention” in Libya: Transforming a Country into a “Failed State” By Iskandar Arfaoui, April 05, 2014
Presidential Rule by Deception: Obama, the Master Con-Man By Stephen Lendman, April 04, 2014
The Al Qaeda Underwear Bomber: Another Foiled False Flag
More Evidence U.S. Funds al-Qaeda Terrorists in Syria By Kurt Nimmo, April 03, 2014
Reviewing James Petras’ The Politics of Empire: The US, Israel and the Middle East By Stephen Lendman, April 03, 2014
Barack Obama and Saudi Arabia: Behind the Scenes of the Visit By Igor Pankratenko, April 03, 2014
Africa Beware of Imperialism’s Fatherly Advice By Mark P. Fancher, April 03, 2014
Palestine, Egypt and Syria: New Lows for Obama’s Failed Middle East Policy By Shamus Cooke, April 03, 2014
U.S. Rejected Israeli Demand for Iran Nuclear Confession By Gareth Porter, April 02, 2014
How Australia’s “Media Watch” Lost its Teeth, Backing the War on Syria By Prof. Tim Anderson, April 02, 2014
Israel’s Insiduous Plan to Expulse the Negev Bedouin and Confiscate their Lands By Global Research News, April 01, 2014
Several African States Boycott the EU Summit in Belgium By Abayomi Azikiwe, March 31, 2014
Syria’s Victory, Setback For US-NATO, Turning Point For Western Global Hegemony By Tony Cartalucci, March 31, 2014
Iraqi Civil Society and US Military Veterans Launch People’s Hearing on Occupation’s Ongoing Toxic Legacy By Sarah Lazare, March 31, 2014
Academic Freedom at Chicago’s Columbia College: Association of University Professors Backs Iymen Chehade By Eva Bartlett, March 31, 2014
Iraq Nation Destroyed, Oil Riches Confiscated. Surviving Iraqi Population Impoverished By Asad Ismi, March 30, 2014
The Tomb of Suleiman Shah inside Syria
Suleiman Shah and Turkey’s Election Invasion of Syria: Wag the Dog Turkish-Style or Something More? By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, March 29, 2014
“Humanitarian War” on Syria: Al-Qaeda Flag Now Flies on the Mediterranean, Courtesy of NATO By Brad Hoff, March 29, 2014
Leaked Audio Recording: Turkey Plans False Flag Attacks to Create Pretext for “Humanitarian” War on Syria By Alex Lantier, March 29, 2014
In Talks with Saudi Monarch, Obama prepares Escalation of US-backed War in Syria By Patrick Martin, March 29, 2014
Turkey Wages War on Syria: Leaked Recording Confirms Turkish “False Flag” Attack By Moon of Alabama, March 29, 2014
Why did Israel fail to back US-supported UN resolution on Crimea? By Ali Abunimah, March 29, 2014
NATO Wages Desperate Last Battle in Northern Syria By Tony Cartalucci, March 29, 2014
Secrets About Suspected Israeli Theft of U.S. Weapons-Grade Nuclear Material Declassified By Global Research News, March 29, 2014
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Turkish Political and Military Leaders Admit to Planning False Flag Terror to Justify a War with Syria By Washington's Blog, March 28, 2014
Egyptian Coup Leader Al-Sisi Announces Presidential Candidacy By Johannes Stern, March 28, 2014
NATO Backed Al Qaeda Atrocities Continue in Northern Syria. UN Turns a Blind Eye By Mimi Al Laham, March 28, 2014
Another “Useless” Arab League Summit By Ahmad Barqawi, March 27, 2014
Arab League Summit in Kuwait: Seeking “Solidarity” Amidst Divisive and Sectarian Agendas By Sufyan bin Uzayr, March 26, 2014
Egypt on the Verge of a Social Explosion By Jean Shaoul, March 26, 2014
NATO’s Turkey Providing Air Support for Al Qaeda in Northern Syria By Mimi Al Laham, March 25, 2014
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Egypt, the Muslim Brotherhood and America’s War on Syria By Tony Cartalucci, March 25, 2014
NATO’s Turkey Providing Air Support for Al Qaeda in Northern Syria By Mimi Al Laham, March 25, 2014
Workers End Strikes in Kenya, Continue Actions in Tunisia, Egypt and South Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, March 24, 2014
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Turkey at the Crossroads By Sungur Savran, March 23, 2014
From Turkey’s Covert War on Syria to the “Crimea Connection” By Tony Cartalucci, March 23, 2014
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Neocons’ Ukraine-Syria-Iran Gambit By Robert Parry, March 21, 2014
Manufactured Crisis. The Untold Story of the Iran Nuclear Scare By Dr. Ludwig Watzal, March 21, 2014