Selected Articles: The News in Review

bush_blair_0Court Rules Bush Administration Officials Can Be Sued for “War on Terror” Conduct

By Thom Hartmann, December 15 2015

This article was first published by Truthout For almost a decade and a half, the people behind the Bush administration’s shameful treatment of terrorism suspects have avoided punishment for their crimes, but that may be about to change.

South Africa: When Liberation Means EnslavementPolitical Struggle Mounts Over the Economic Future of South Africa

By Abayomi Azikiwe, December 15 2015

Rand falls while ANC Government shuffles finance ministers During the second week of December the Minister of Finance Nhanhla Nene was summarily dismissed by the African National Congress (ANC) government in South Africa under President Jacob Zuma.

isis-hummerSaudi Arabia Creates “Pro-ISIS Block” to “Fight Terrorism”. The State Sponsors of Terrorism Indulge in “Counter-Terrorism”

By Stephen Lendman, December 15 2015

Saudi Arabia and Turkey are key US allies, fostering endless Middle East wars. They’re involved in recruiting and directly aiding ISIS and other takfiri terrorists throughout the region – mainly in Syria and Iraq, now beginning to establish a foothold in war-torn, chaotic Libya, with elements in Yemen and elsewhere.

EU-Außenbeauftragte Federica Mogherini mit den Außenministern der Slowakei, Belgiens und Irlands am Montag in Brüssel. (Foto: dpa)Angela Merkel Under Pressure: EU Countries Resisting Extension of Economic Sanctions against Russia

By Eric Zuesse, December 15 2015

The EU summit this Thursday and Friday is consequently surprised to have to deal with the extension of economic sanctions against Russia.

By Colin Todhunter, December 15 2015

A petition has been filed by activist and campaigner Aruna Rodrigues against three persons of the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC). The GEAC is India’s apex regulatory body.

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