Middle East & North Africa

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The concept of a “Greater Israel” according to the founding father of Zionism Theodore Herzl, is a Jewish State stretching “’From the Brook of Egypt to the Euphrates. The Yinon plan is an Israeli strategic plan which seeks the balkanization of the surrounding Arab states into smaller and weaker states.

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Historically, the Levant is the birthplace of Christianity and the oldest Christian communities have lived in it and the entire Fertile Crescent since the start of Christian history.

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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…

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The Islamic State and Obama’s Diabolical “Hidden Agenda”: Iraq, Syria and “Superpower Prerogatives” By Jack A. Smith, September 23, 2014
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Syria Calls Upon U.S. and Allies to Stop Supporting the Islamic State under a Fake Counter-Terrorism Mandate By Global Research News, September 23, 2014
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America Bombs Syria: Did Israel Help the U.S. by Downing Syrian Jet? By Jonathan Cook, September 23, 2014
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Israeli War Crimes: More than 3,000 Gazan Children Wounded in War By Global Research News, September 23, 2014
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US Police Get “Anti-Terror Training” in Israel on Privately Funded Trips By Global Research News, September 23, 2014
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Israeli Refuseniks: Occupation’s Dark Underbelly Exposed By Jonathan Cook, September 23, 2014
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Strikes by US and its Allies on Syrian Territory Require Syria’s Consent, Russian Foreign Minister Says By ITAR-TASS, September 23, 2014
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Major Shia Militia Rejects US Military Intervention in Iraq: “The Islamic State is a U.S. Creation to Protect Israel” By Middle East Monitor, September 23, 2014
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Turkey Provides Support to the Islamic State (ISIL) to Topple Syrian Government and Destabilize Iraq By Zayd al-Isa, September 23, 2014
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50 US-Led Strikes Carried out in Syria By Press TV, September 23, 2014
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8 Civilians, Including 3 Children, Killed in US-Led Strikes on Syria By RT, September 23, 2014
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Obama Ignores Congress Again to Launch Syria Attack with No Legal Basis By Paul Joseph Watson, September 23, 2014
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US Launches Air Strikes Inside Syria By Peter Symonds, September 23, 2014
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NATO’s War on Libya and Africa By Maximilian Forte, September 22, 2014
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Nobel Peace Laureate Mairead Maguire: The U.S. and the UK Committed Genocide Against the Iraqi People By Mairead Maguire, September 22, 2014
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Smugglers Threw Asylum Seekers Into Mediterranean By Global Research News, September 22, 2014
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The PetroYuan Cometh: China Docks Navy Destroyer In Iran’s Strait Of Hormuz Port By Tyler Durden, September 22, 2014
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“Train and Equip” the Islamic State: White House Might Still Be Arming ISIL By Henry Kamens, September 22, 2014
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Obama Administration Is Paying Monthly Salaries to “Thousands” of ISIS and Al Nusrah Syrian Rebels By Global Research News, September 22, 2014
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British Government Told to Reveal Plans for Drone Strikes Outside Warzones By Reprieve, September 22, 2014
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Telling It Like It Is On Israel By Stephen Lendman, September 22, 2014
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The Myth of Syria’s Moderate Rebels By Stephen Gowans, September 22, 2014
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Obama Marshals Allies for War on Syria and Iraq By Peter Symonds, September 22, 2014
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174 Palestinians Kidnapped in One Week By Tony Seed, September 22, 2014
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As A German Jew And Refugee From Nazi Germany, “I am Ashamed of Israel” By Global Research News, September 22, 2014
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Orientalism and the Islamic State Spectacle. “Leftists” Support US-NATO’s “Civilizing Mission” By Phil Greaves, September 22, 2014
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Turkey Protects the Islamic State: Nurse Says She’s Tired of Treating ISIL Terrorists By Global Research News, September 21, 2014
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“Boots on the Ground” against ISIL? US Generals Challenge Obama on Ground Troops in Iraq, Syria By Bill Van Auken, September 21, 2014
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Israeli Supreme Court Upholds Law Allowing Housing Discrimination Against Palestinians By Annie Robbins, September 21, 2014
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The “State Sponsors” of ISIS, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Turkey: Why are they No Subject to Sanctions? By Ulson Gunnar, September 21, 2014
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US Lays New Chemical Weapon Allegations Against Syria By Peter Symonds, September 20, 2014
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Donors Will Fail Gaza Again By Nicola Nasser, September 19, 2014
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The Geopolitics of Gas and the Syrian Crisis: Syrian “Opposition” Armed to Thwart Construction of Iran-Iraq-Syria Gas Pipeline By Dmitry Minin, September 19, 2014
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America Created Al-Qaeda and the ISIS Terror Group By Garikai Chengu, September 19, 2014
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“The Benefits” of the Israeli Occupation: Gaza is a Weapons Testing Ground for Military Contractors By Rania Khalek, September 19, 2014
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Strategic Alliance between Russia and China: Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on the Rise By Alexander Clackson, September 19, 2014
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The CIA was “Training the ISIL” and Now it is being Asked to “Go After the ISIL” By Press TV, September 19, 2014
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Who’s Paying the Pro-War Pundits? “Going After ISIL” Fuels Military Industrial Complex By Lee Fang, September 19, 2014
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ISIS and the U.S. Empire of Chaos in Iraq and Syria: Obama’s ‘Stupid Stuff’ Turned Upside Down By Pepe Escobar, September 19, 2014
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Israeli Incremental Genocide By Jamal Kanj, September 19, 2014
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Anti-Assad Extremists and Obama Plan Coordinated Attacks on Syria By Stephen Lendman, September 19, 2014
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America’s “Coalition of the Guilty” is the Problem in Iraq and Syria By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, September 19, 2014
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Reported US-Syrian Accord on Air Strikes By Robert Parry, September 18, 2014
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Syria’s “Moderate Rebels” Seek Support of Israel By Jonathan Cook, September 18, 2014
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War and Reconstruction: Gaza Struggles to Deal With 2.5 Million Tons of Rubble By al Akhbar, September 18, 2014
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15 Syrian Children Dead Following UN Measles Vaccination Campaign By RT News, September 18, 2014
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Israel’s Gaza Probe Aims to Stymie War Crimes Trials By Jonathan Cook, September 18, 2014
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House Passes Bill To Arm Syrian Rebels Despite Evidence of ISIS Ties By Global Research News, September 18, 2014
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The U.S. Has Already Completed Regime Change In Syria (1949), Iran (1953), Iraq (Twice), Afghanistan (Twice), Turkey, Libya and Other Oil-Rich Countries By Washington's Blog, September 18, 2014
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US House Approves Obama Plan for Military Intervention in Syria By Patrick Martin, September 18, 2014
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War Winds Near Gale Force. Permanent War is Official US Policy By Stephen Lendman, September 17, 2014
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Deploying the US War Machine in Iraq. “Boots on the Ground” against the Islamic State: Here Come the Marines By Binoy Kampmark, September 17, 2014
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“War is Good for Business”: Contractors Ready to Cash In On ISIS War By Global Research News, September 17, 2014
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Obama Declares Perpetual War, In Violation of the UN Charter By Marjorie Cohn, September 17, 2014
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Sacrificing the Vulnerable, From Gaza to America By Chris Hedges, September 17, 2014
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Rewarding Israel for its War Crimes: $6 billion Gaza Reconstruction Aid will be ‘Made in Israel’ By Global Research News, September 17, 2014
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Dozens of Children Dead After UN Gives Tainted Vaccine in “Rebel” Held Syria By Kurt Nimmo, September 17, 2014
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U.S. Mainstream Media: American Airstrikes against Iraq “Are Wonderful” By Peter Hart, September 17, 2014
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Top U.S. Military Official: Our Arab “Allies” Support ISIS By Washington's Blog, September 17, 2014
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US Prepares for “Generational” War in the Middle East By Peter Symonds, September 17, 2014
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The Battle for Oil By Eric Waddell, September 17, 2014
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Global NATO: History, Goals and Ambitions; Encirclement of Russia and China, Americanization and Cultural Imperialism By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, September 17, 2014
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What’s Behind the President’s ISIS Campaign? The Path of Empire and America’s Core Interests By Jason Hirthler, September 16, 2014
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Republican Senator Rand Paul a “Voice of Reason” on ISIS in Comparison to Hillary Clinton By Paul Joseph Watson, September 16, 2014
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Paris Conference Gives Green Light to New Middle East War By Patrick Martin, September 16, 2014
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Mediterranean Shipwrecks Leave Over 700 Refugees Dead, Many Fleeing Mideast Wars By Bill Van Auken, September 16, 2014
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Israeli Persecution of Palestinians Unrelated to Defense – Soldiers, Intelligence Officers Speak By Stephen Lendman, September 16, 2014
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Tehran Warns Washington: US Campaign against Islamic State (ISIL), “No Excuse for Violating Sovereignty of Syria, Iraq” By Fars News Agency, September 16, 2014
Were British Special Forces Soldiers Planting Bombs in Basra?
“The Terrorists R US”: Anniversary of a Thwarted False Flag in Basra By Global Research News, September 16, 2014
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Who is Behind the Islamic State (ISIL) Beheadings? Probing the SITE Intelligence Group By James F. Tracy, September 15, 2014
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Resistance versus Negotiation in Palestine: Fatah is Forcing The Palestinian Presidency to Choose “Peace with Israel” By Nicola Nasser, September 15, 2014
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United Nations Reveals Close Links Between Israel and Al Qaeda Affiliated Terrorist Organizations in Syria By Global Research News, September 15, 2014
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Someone’s Already Fighting ISIS: The Syrian Arab Army By Tony Cartalucci, September 15, 2014
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“Progressive Democrats” Follow Obama to War in Syria By Shamus Cooke, September 15, 2014
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Establishment Media: “Attacking ISIS Will Turn Syria into a Failed State” – Does Not Recognize this Was the Plan By Kurt Nimmo, September 15, 2014
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Venezuela Sends More Aid Planes to Gaza By Middle East Monitor, September 15, 2014
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What Israel Has Done After the Ceasefire By Omar Robert Hamilton, September 15, 2014
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Mustafa Barghouti on Israel’s Operation “Protective Edge” against Gaza By Stephen Lendman, September 14, 2014
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The Root Cause of the Latest Resurgence of Anti-Semitism in Britain By Anthony Bellchambers, September 14, 2014
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Analyzing the Islamic State (ISIL) and the Sectarian Division of Iraq and Syria: Mahdi D. Nazemroaya By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya, September 14, 2014