August 9, 2018 | GEOPOLITICS ALERT

Day: August 9, 2018

Saudis Defend Massacre Killing 50 Innocent Kids and Hint They’ll Do It Again

Sana’a (GPA) – U.S.-backed warplanes carried out a targeted attack on children in Yemen today. Airstrikes struck a bus full of young children driving through a market on their way to summer camp. Saudi Arabia has defended the attack as a “legitimate military action.” Just last week, Saudi warplanes attacked a fish market in Hodeidah […]

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Kurds, Pushing for Autonomy, Stand to Lose in Syria Negotiations

Damascus (GPA) – The Kurds refusing to give up demands for autonomy could end up costing them big in the Syria negotiations. Many supporters of the Kurdish forces in northern Syria have been celebrating recently upon hearing of the leadership of the Peoples Protection Units (YPG) entering into negotiations with Damascus. However, what they have failed to […]

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The Utility of the RussiaGate Conspiracy

New York (FAIR) – To the shock of many, Donald Trump won the 2016 presidential elections, becoming the 45th president of the United States. Not least shocked were corporate media, and the political establishment more generally; the Princeton Election Consortium confidently predicted an over 99 percent chance of a Clinton victory, while MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow (10/17/16) said it could be a […]

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French President Macron Cancels Israel Visit Again

Paris (MEMO) – President of France Emmanuel Macron has taken the highly unusual decision of canceling a trip to Israel for the second time. Last year Macron said he had planned to visit Israel and the Palestinian Authority in spring 2018 to voice French support for the continuation of the Israeli-Palestinian peace process. The trip was postponed to […]

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