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Police and Protesters Clash Outside US Embassy in Lebanon

Beirut (GPA) – Police fired tear gas and water cannons at protesters outside the US embassy in Lebanon on Sunday. Demonstrators gathered to protest Donald Trump’s recent decision to begin moving the Israeli capital of occupied Palestine from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem al-Quds. Attendees burned US and Israeli flags and started small street fires near the entrance […]

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DPRK: Trump’s Announcement Proves US is the Destroyer of World Peace

Pyongyang (GPA) – In keeping with their long tradition of supporting the global fight against imperialism, Pyongyang has condemned Trump’s decision on Jerusalem. Joining with the entire world, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) has released a statement via the state broadcaster KCNA. Trump’s decision to declare al Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of […]

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‘Palestine is Not Alone’: Thousands in Istanbul Stand Up for Jerusalem

Istanbul (MEE) – To chants of “Palestine is not alone,” “Hit Zionism, hit it, hit it,” and amid a sea of Turkish and Palestinians flags, thousands of people gathered in Istanbul on Sunday, buffeted by strong winds and rain, to protest against the US president’s decision to recognise Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. US President Donald Trump’s announcement on Wednesday […]

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White House Statement Ignores US Role in Yemen and Blames Iran

Washington DC (GPA) – Following the failed coup in Sana’a, Yemen last week, the White House released a statement regarding the violence and humanitarian crisis. Unsurprisingly, the US role in Yemen is completely ignored while simultaneously blaming Iran. The statement begins by expressing “grave concern” for the dire situation in Yemen. The US, of course, […]

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With Saleh Dead, Will the US Now Consider Direct Military Action in Yemen?

Washington DC (GPA) – Don’t be fooled by Trump’s recent posturing demanding the Saudi blockade of Yemen be lifted. The death of Ali Abdullah Saleh has neocons eyeing direct US intervention in war-torn Yemen. For months, the US plan in Yemen has been to split the late Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh from the al Houthi movement. […]

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Updated: The World Responds to Trump’s Jerusalem Decision

Palestine (GPA) – Yesterday, Donald Trump officially recognized al-Quds as the capital of “Israel” and the world has responded. The world is outraged at the decision by the Trump regime to change the designation of ‘Jerusalem’ by officially recognizing the city as the capital of Israel. Below is a collection of the best statements from […]

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Saudi Crown Prince Wins Time Readers’ Person of the Year

Washington D.C. (TLS) – The prince is one of the main strongest proponents of Saudi Arabia’s illegal intervention in Yemen. Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman has been voted Time magazine readers’ Person of the Year by a large margin. Despite the prince’s victory among readers, the readers’ Person of the Year and the Person […]

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How Come Military Contractors Are Doing All of Washington’s Dirty Work?

Washington DC (NEO) – It is no secret that the last couple decades saw an abrupt increase in the number of private military companies or private security contractors (PMCs), the overall budgets of some easily surpass the military budgets of certain sovereign states. The turning point in the creation of such companies occurred in 1995 during military […]

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Electoral Coup Attempt in Honduras

Tegucigalpa (AHT) – Honduras is in crisis. Results from the election last Sunday have been delayed day after day but could be announced any moment. There have been streets protests for the past several days with several people killed. Constitutional rights have been suspended and a curfew imposed. The current president and National Party candidate, […]

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Four Effects of the Blockade Against Venezuela

Caracas (VNA) – The financial blockade directly affects routine international payments for goods and services. 1. Funds were frozen for the import of insulin Ever since President Donald Trump’s imposition of US financial sanctions against Venezuela in August, the Venezuelan state has confronted various difficulties trying to import medicines and foodstuffs not produced domestically. The financial blockade directly […]

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