Middle East & North Africa

Yemen RT Op-Edge

Everything about the war on Yemen is a smokescreen. Concealed behind the smoke is a tale of geopolitics and petro-politics that aims to control the Bab-el-Mandeb Strait and the Gulf of Aden.

Salman wa Hadi (MDN)

The Houthi takeover of Sana took place in the same timeframe as a series of successes or regional victories for Iran, Hezbollah, Syria and the Resistance Bloc that they and other local actors form collectively.

ypg_bayrak00

A war is being fought for control over Western Kurdistan and the northern areas of Syria, The objective is to gain control over the rest of the Syrian Arab Republic and implement regime change in Damascus.

israel_pol01

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.

saudi-arabia-usa
The Obama Administration Embraces the Saudi War on Yemen By Robert Parry, April 27, 2015
The Art of Warfare : Iran and The Gas Pipeline Battle"
Why Obama Wants to Lift Sanctions on Iran By Mike Whitney, April 27, 2015
blade-nzimande
Israeli Ban on South African Cabinet Minister Boosts Boycott Campaign By Adri Nieuwhof, April 27, 2015
War-and-Peace-by-Anthony-Freda__700
Al-Qaeda’s Air Force: United States and Saudi Arabia By Brandon Turbeville, April 27, 2015
ISIS
The War on ISIS is a Farce By T. J. Petrowski, April 27, 2015
Global Financial Conflagration: The World of Fiat Money is Buckling under the Pressure of Unpayable Debts
Planning Chaos in the Middle East: Destruction of Societies for Foreign Money Control By Prof. John McMurtry, April 27, 2015
Saudi-Arabia-Army-Planes
Thousands of Saudi Forces Flee Bases. Refuse to Participate in Ground Assault on Yemen, Report By Fars News Agency, April 26, 2015
bombes terrorisme
The US/Saudi Recruited Al Qaeda Terrorists in Yemen By Stephen Lendman, April 26, 2015
Vincent_Nichols
Anglo-American Revenge in Iraq: Tariq Aziz, Twelfth Anniversary of a US Travesty of Justice By Felicity Arbuthnot, April 26, 2015
Drone
Obama’s Drone Warfare: Assassination Made Routine By Patrick Martin, April 26, 2015
Yemen-civilians-killed-Saudi-Arabia-UN
Yemen – The Mainstream Narrative is Grossly Misleading By Jan Oberg, April 26, 2015
Yémen
Did Saudi Pressure Cause New York Times to Change Its ‘Negative’ Headline? By 21st Century Wire, April 26, 2015
Yémen
After Nameless Thousands, Can Two Western Hostage Deaths Dent ‘Kill List’ Tactics? By Jon Queally, April 26, 2015
The Origins of ISIS. Created by “Direct” Action of the United States Government By Ben Swann, April 26, 2015
Yemen-Sana-US-Embassy
Russia 1,700 – America Zero: Number of Foreign Nationals Evacuated from Yemen By Stephen Lendman, April 25, 2015
europe-israel
Europe’s Feeble Efforts to ‘punish’ Israel By Jonathan Cook, April 25, 2015
Gaza strip
Gaza’s Bookstores Struggle By al monitor, April 25, 2015
map-yemen
Double Dealing: Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen Continue After Calling Ceasefire By Shawn Helton, April 25, 2015
A Palestinian man carrying his son walks in front the rubble of houses which were destroyed during the recent Israeli offensive on Gaza Strip
Understand the Israeli – Palestinian Apartheid In Eleven Images By Thrival Room, April 25, 2015
openbook
“Professors for Israel” try to Shut down Leading Medical Journal The Lancet By Jonathan Cook, April 25, 2015
Iran carte drapeau
19 Reasons Why You Should Never Visit Iran By Global Research News, April 25, 2015
Palestine-solidarity-urgent-call-from-Gaza
No Home Rebuilt in Gaza after 2014 Israel War: UNRWA By Press TV, April 25, 2015
Netanyahu-grave-brother-war-memorial
Using the Dead: The New York Times Works with Israel to Justify Military Service By Tzvia Thier, April 24, 2015
Saudi-Arabia-and-US-flags
Obama Urges Saudi Dictator Abdulaziz to Keep Attacking Yemen By Robert Barsocchini, April 24, 2015
A drone designed and constructed by Concepcion University and the Chilean army is seen during a flight test at Concepcion city
Pakistan: Obama Admits US Drone Strike Killed Two Al Qaeda Hostages, a US Professor and an Italian Aid Worker By Patrick Martin, April 24, 2015
CongoRefugees
The Refugee Crisis: How NATO Kills Africans in the Club Med By Pepe Escobar, April 24, 2015
map-yemen
Yemen’s Shiite Rebels Are Not Iran Proxies: US Intelligence Officials By Joseph Fitsanakis, April 24, 2015
Iraqi-Volunteer-Forces
Iraqi Volunteers Find Israeli Weapons in ISIL Position. ISIL Supported by Saudi Arabia and Israel By Fars News Agency, April 23, 2015
the-minister-of-interior-mohamed-ibrahim-egypte-e
Dutch Lawsuit Charges Crimes Against Humanity During Egyptian Massacres By Marjorie Cohn, April 23, 2015
usa-libya-flag
The US Hand in Libya’s Tragedy By Robert Parry, April 23, 2015
g4s-boycott
Palestinians Denied Medicines in Prisons Equipped by Anglo-Danish Firm G4S, Report By Charlotte Silver, April 23, 2015
yemen
Video: US-Saudi Terror in Yemen: Codenamed “Restoring Hope”. US War Ships in Yemen Waters. Oil Prices Plummet By Global Research News, April 23, 2015
Obama utilise le sommet sur le nucléaire pour brandir de nouvelles menaces contre la Corée du Nord et l'Iran
A Paper Peace and Proxy War With Iran By Shamus Cooke, April 22, 2015
mohamed-morsi-sentenced-20-years-Egypt
Ousted Egyptian President Mursi Sentenced to 20 Years By Bill Van Auken, April 22, 2015
africom_soldier
Sex, Drugs, and Dead Soldiers: What US Africa Command Doesn’t Want You to Know By Nick Turse, April 22, 2015
Assad-talking to me
Syria President Al-Assad Interview: “France Was a Spearhead in Supporting Terrorism…” By Bashar al Assad, April 22, 2015
yemen-civil-war
Iran, United Nations Calls for Ceasefire in Yemen By Abayomi Azikiwe, April 22, 2015
ethiopia-map
Stagecraft: ISIS Video ‘Execution’ of Ethiopians in Libya Appears Fake By Shawn Helton, April 22, 2015
israeli settlements
Even an Israeli Settlement Boycott is Too Little, Too Late By Jonathan Cook, April 22, 2015
Tony Blair in London
Blair Family Impending Corruption Scandal? Tony Blair Faces Pressure Over Role as Middle East Envoy By Global Research News, April 22, 2015
soldier-hand-machine gun
Report Shows US Invasion, Occupation of Iraq Left One Million Dead By Dahr Jamail, April 22, 2015
yemen
VIDEO: Yemen War, “Bombing Not Talking” By South Front, April 21, 2015
BREAKING: U.S. Warships Headed To Persian Gulf
Nine US Warships Threaten Yemen By Stephen Lendman, April 21, 2015
warmedia
US Mainstream Media Delivers Fact-Resistant ‘Group Think’ on Syria By Robert Parry, April 21, 2015
imperialism-refugee-boat
Blood on their Hands: Libya’s Boat Refugees and “Humanitarian” Imperialism By Johannes Stern and Bill Van Auken, April 21, 2015
palestinian-girl-waves-flag-IOF
The Two-State Solution is Racist: We Cannot Liberate Palestine with Colonized Minds By Haidar Eid, April 21, 2015
Vinci_au_qatar
“Modern Slavery”: French Construction Company Vinci Accused of Labor Violations on Qatar Construction Contracts By Richard Smallteacher, April 21, 2015
syria
Neocon Think Tank Proposes US Proxy Army to Control Syria By Stephen Lendman, April 21, 2015
f18c
Worrying Rise of US Weapons Sales Greeted by a Middle East Engulfed in War By Jon Queally, April 20, 2015
iran-oil-rig
US and the Lausanne Negociations: Another Idiotic Plan to Hurt Russia By Mike Whitney, April 20, 2015
Christian Fundamentalism Permeates the Republican Party: Sarah Palin’s links to the Christian Right
‘God Told Me to Do It’: The Dangers of America’s Lunatic Right By Peter Sterry, April 20, 2015
yemen-civil-war
Saudi Blood Money for Bloodletting in Yemen By Stephen Lendman, April 20, 2015
UE Israël
Britain’s Cameron Government Under the Helm of the Conservative Friends of Israel (CFI) By Anthony Bellchambers, April 20, 2015
Russian Soldiers
Russia’s Missile Wall in Iran By Tony Cartalucci, April 19, 2015
iran-us-flag
The US Will Eventually Bomb Iran As It Bombed Other Countries: William Blum By William Blum, April 19, 2015
destruction-gaza
Smear Campaign against The Lancet’s “Open Letter” on Crimes against Humanity in Gaza By Global Research News, April 19, 2015
destruction-gaza
International Aid Agencies Call for Sanctions on Israel By Global Research News, April 19, 2015
lendman_smallendsmall
World in Crisis, Most Perilous Time in World History: Conversation with Stephen Lendman Global Research News Hour Episode 100 By Michael Welch and Stephen Lendman, April 19, 2015
Assad-talking to me
President al-Assad Interview: “If support to Terrorism continues, al-Qaeda will be the future of Europe and the Region” By Bashar al Assad, April 18, 2015
Richard-Engel-Syria-False-Flag-Kidnapping
Syrian Rebels Caught in ‘False-Flag’ Kidnapping By Robert Parry, April 18, 2015
Iran and the Balkans: Russia Risks Making the Same Mistakes
Iran Has The Right to Protect Itself: Russia Lifts Ban on Shipping S-300 Missile System to Iran By Vladimir Kozin, April 17, 2015
war-crime-israel-usa-alquds
“Lawfare”, Israel’s Continuation of War by Other Means By Jonathan Cook, April 17, 2015
Netanyahu
Netanyahu Outrageously Compares Iran to Nazis During WW II By Stephen Lendman, April 17, 2015
Iran and the Balkans: Russia Risks Making the Same Mistakes
Iran and the Middle East: Who’s Afraid of Russia’s S-300 Air Defense System? By Eric Draitser, April 17, 2015
assad-target
Syria: Media Attacks Assad as Terrorists Attack Civilians By Brandon Turbeville, April 17, 2015
Demonstration against the Wall in Al Ma'sara, 30.07.2010
Israel’s Anti-Boycott Law is Racist, Anti-Democratic and Will Hit Palestinians Hardest, Rights Groups Warn By Ali Abunimah, April 17, 2015
vaccine-money-inside
Unscrupulous Special Interests and Their Vaccine Crusade By F. William Engdahl, April 17, 2015
Italian navy rescue asylum seekers
Another 400 Refugees Feared Dead in Latest Mediterranean Sea Disaster By Stefan Steinberg, April 16, 2015
blackwater-logo1
The Killing Initiative: The Blackwater Sentences By Binoy Kampmark, April 16, 2015
The Obama Predicament-and the Final Option!  “To attack or not to attack Iran?” That is the question!
Obama Betrays Iran on Nuclear Deal By Stephen Lendman, April 16, 2015
Saudi-Arabia-Army-Planes
Saudi Terror-Bombing Massacres Dozens of Yemeni Schoolchildren By Stephen Lendman, April 15, 2015
Mideast Israel Boycott Hits Home
Palestinian Children Pass Out, Vomit, From Farming With Illegal Pesticides on Israeli Settlements By Allison Deger, April 15, 2015
Israel-Saudi-Arabia-Allies
Did Money Seal Israeli-Saudi Alliance? By Robert Parry, April 15, 2015
un-arms-embargo-Yemen-rebels
UN Imposes Arms Embargo on Rebels as Yemen Slaughter Continues By Niles Williamson, April 15, 2015
africom-target
Recolonization of Africa: US Military Missions Reach Record Levels After Pentagon Inks Deal to Remain in Africa for Decades By Nick Turse, April 15, 2015
US Saudi connection
Geopolitical Ramifications of US-Saudi Armed Interventionism in Yemen By Prof. Henry Francis B. Espiritu, April 15, 2015
Saudi_Arabia_svg
Saudi Arabia’s Other War. At War Against Its Own People By Eric Draitser, April 15, 2015
Islamophobia: The West's Crusade against Muslims
“Anti-Islam” versus “Islamophobia”. “Conspiracy” Behind the Word, Triggering Fear and Danger in the Unconscious Mind By Farah Ghasemi, April 15, 2015
u-s-saudiarabiaflags
Saudis Face Defeat in Yemen and Instability at Home By Mike Whitney, April 14, 2015
blackwater-convicted-iraq-massacre-2007
Blackwater Mercenaries Sentenced for 2007 Iraq Massacre By Niles Williamson, April 14, 2015