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Sad Week of Civilian Casualties, and Clinton adds Insult to Injury

Sad Week of Civilian Casualties, and Clinton adds Insult to Injury

Hodan Yusuf Last Sunday, many civilians in Afghanistan were shot dead in their sleep at point blank range by a US serviceman who had gone on a ‘killing spree’. There were reports from some eyewitnesses that [...]

Don’t Weep over the Grand Delusion of an Assadic Resistance.

Don’t Weep over the Grand Delusion of an Assadic Resistance.

Abdul-Latif Halimi It will not be long before Bashar al-Assad will sit naked and battered, haemorrhaging to death on the curb of history like other uninhibited despots before him. As his regime hurtles chaotically out of [...]

Egypt Prisoner Swap with Israel: Undermining or improving credibility?

Egypt Prisoner Swap with Israel: Undermining or improving credibility?

The Egyptian press has recently been flooded with stories concerning the proposed prisoner exchange between Egypt and Israel. The transaction would involve the exchange of one Israeli, accused of spying for 25 Egyptians. This exchange follows [...]

The Arab Uprisings expose the real “Israeli Defence Force” – the Arab Regimes themselves

The Arab Uprisings expose the real “Israeli Defence Force” – the Arab Regimes themselves

The world’s media is buzzing with news of the storming of the Israeli embassy in Cairo and the subsequent state of alert declared within Egypt. This is a hugely significant event that tells us a a lot [...]

The United States: Above the law

The United States: Above the law

The vintage Hollywood western movie, starring John Wayne or Jimmy Stewart, was characterised by the US Marshall trying to bring law and order to the lawless society called the ‘wild west’. Whilst America could make some [...]