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Author: Randi Nord

Randi is a journalist in the United States and the co-founder of Geopolitics Alert. She covers U.S. imperialism in the Middle East with a special focus on Yemen.

Trump Looks to Expand Homeland Security Power Over Deportations

Washington D.C. (teleSUR) – The 13-page proposal opens the door for DHS officials to expand their jurisdictions to a national level. The White House is debating the expansion of the Department of Homeland Security’s authority to allow for the rapid deportation of undocumented immigrants. Current legislature dictates authorities can bypass immigration courts for individuals apprehended within […]

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[VIDEO] Yemeni Forces Launch Night Raids, Destroy Saudi Equipment

Najran (GPA) – Yemen’s Popular Forces carried out raids on Saudi positions in at least two provinces two nights ago. Yemen’s resistance (which includes fighters from the Ansarullah movement, Republican Guard, and more) launched a series of night raids in Najran and Jouf– both beyond Saudi borders. Where the Yemeni forces have expanded their ground […]

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Yemeni Forces Declare Victory Against Saudis on Various Fronts [PHOTOS]

Sana’a (GPA) – Yemen’s Popular Forces are declaring victory against Saudi-backed invading forces and Saudi-led aggression on various fronts in several provinces. Despite the large amount of airstrikes on a daily basis, Yemen’s Popular Forces (which includes Ansarullah and the Republican Guard among others) have successfully carried out several offensive military operations against the Saudi-backed […]

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UK High Court Rules Saudi Conduct in Yemen “Not Irrational or Unlawful”

London (GPA) – The London High Court has ruled in favor of the UK government following a lawsuit raised by the Campaign Against the Arms Trade (CAAT). Which focused on violations of international humanitarian laws perpetrated by Saudi Arabia since beginning their war against Yemen– now in its third year. Despite the overwhelming 53 pages of evidence, two […]

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Yemeni Sniper Unit Reports Nearly 300 Confirmed Kills This Year

Sana’a (GPA) – The Yemeni Sniper Unit, operating beyond Saudi borders in the provinces of Najran, Asir, and Jizan, has reported nearly 300 confirmed retaliatory kills of Saudi soldiers and mercenaries this year to-date. 231 Saudi soldiers and 63 mercenaries– a total of 296 fighters– have been killed in the first half of 2017 by […]

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The Saudis Are Bombing Their Own People And Nobody’s Talking About it

Qatif (GPA) – For the past 60 days, the Saudis have imposed a devastating siege on the Shiite town of Awamiya. And of course, mainstream western media remains silent. These photos aren’t from Yemen, they’re from the Saudi Arabian eastern town of Awamiya. Where Saudi forces are waging war against an oppressed shia minority. Saudi […]

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BREAKING Russia, US Agree to Coordinated Ceasefire in Southwest Syria

Damascus (GPA) – The United States and Russia have agreed on a ceasefire for Syria which will go into effect on July 9th at noon as per Damascus time. Russian foreign minister Sergey Lavrov made the announcement shortly following a meeting between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin at the G20 summit of world leaders in […]

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Yemeni Forces Launch Offensive in North While Saudi Forces Fight Each Other in South

Sana’a (GPA) – Yemen’s Popular Forces have reported June operations successful and announced new offensives against Saudi-backed fighters in northern provinces. Meanwhile, infighting breaks out between forces loyal to the Saudi coalition in the south. Despite losing minimal territory to Saudi-backed forces on the Serwah front in Marib, Yemeni forces declare their operations for the month of June […]

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[PHOTOS] Amid Yemen’s Cholera Outbreak, Saudi Airstrikes Destroy Desalination Plant

Hodeidah (GPA) – Warplanes belonging to the Saudi coalition against Yemen struck various civilian areas over the past 24 hours. One target includes a vital desalination plant located on Kamaran island just north of the Hodeidah port. Just about every northwestern Yemeni province has been subjected to Saudi airstrikes over the past few days. Several of those […]

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Saudis Target Home in Yemen (Again), Killing About a Dozen Civilians [PHOTOS]

Mokha (GPA) – It’s a story Geopolitics Alert seems to publish weekly: Saudi warplanes have once again targeted a home in Yemen, killing and injuring about a dozen civilians. At least 10 have been confirmed dead and two injured according to Yemeni military sources. Some sources list the number at 15. Either way, it’s an unacceptable […]

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