Africa Libya

Libyan Opposition Attempts Another “Coup” in Tripoli

(GPA) Tripoli – Prime Minister of the rival National Salvation Government, Khalifa Ghwell has attempted another “coup” in Tripoli today. Although reports could not be independently confirmed, NSG sources state that Ghwell has seized control of the defense ministry and other “state institutions.” So what’s happening? Let’s back up a bit… Just days prior to this General Khalifa Haftar of […]

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Book Review: The Freedom – Shadows & Hallucinations in Occupied Iraq

If you want to get a feel for what life under US occupation in Iraq was like in 2003, The Freedom by Christian Parenti has you covered. The Freedom reads like a journal as Parenti documents his travels across the recently “liberated” war-torn country. “Ah, the freedom. Look, we have the gas-line freedom, the looting freedom, the killing […]

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Middle East Turkey Yemen

Turkish Jet Reportedly Transferring ‘Rebels’ from Syria to Yemen

(GPA) Aden – According to Houthi news agency, al Masirah, Turkish planes landed in Yemen today to unload Takfiri rebels from the recently liberated city of Aleppo and transport injured Saudi mercenaries back to Turkey for treatment. The Yemeni Security Forces are reporting that 150 “Daesh terrorists” arrived in Aden via a Turkish jet under the […]

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Obama Expels 35 Russian Diplomats From US and Announces Sanctions

(GPA) Washington – In a response to the alleged Russian interference in the US presidential election, US officials announced they would be expelling 35 Russian diplomats from the United States as “punishment.” Washington will also be closing two compounds– one in New York and one in Maryland– which Russia uses for intelligence gathering. This all […]

Middle East Yemen

Saudis Pound Yemen With Air Strikes Hitting School, Boats, Factory, Farms

(GPA) Yemen – Over the past few days, Saudi Arabia has been pounding Yemen with airstrikes. Particularly in Houthi-controlled Sana’a and the contested city of Taiz. They have reportedly still been using cluster bombs as recently as last week. According to local reports, the recent Saudi airstrikes have targeted everything from schools, to fishing boats and farms. […]