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Latest Saudi Arrests: Activists, Judges Are Targeted

Riyadh (MEE) – Saudi Arabia detains members of the judiciary and prominent human rights activists in latest wave of arrests. Authorities in Saudi Arabia have arrested leading activists and several members of the judiciary as the kingdom continues its crackdown on dissent. Local sources said that at least eight men were detained on Monday, among them a mix […]

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Yemenis Flaunt UAE Armored Vehicles Seized During Battle [PHOTOS]

Sana’a (GPA) – Millions of Yemenis poured into the streets yesterday to celebrate the third anniversary of the September 21st People’s Revolution. One of the highlights from yesterday’s rally included parading UAE armored vehicles seized during battle. The Saudi-backed coalition against Yemen includes Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, as well as most members of […]

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Watch Yemeni Fighters Storm Enemy Site Beyond Saudi Border [VIDEO]

Jizan (GPA) – Fighters from Yemen’s Army and Popular Committees carried out an operation today on a Saudi military site beyond the border in Jizan. Yemen’s resistance forces have expanded their operations beyond the Saudi border in retaliation for the Saudi’s ongoing airstrike campaign, invasion, and occupation of Yemen. Part of the Saudi’s strategy against […]

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How Western Corporations would Exploit an Independent Kurdistan

Baghdad (AMN) – The Kurdistan region of Iraq, rich with oil resources, has been a bargaining chip for large oil corporations in recent years. Companies have flooded into Kurdistan because of a lack of regulations, relatively cheap oil, export subsidies, and a political willingness shown by the KRG government to cooperate with corporate demands. U.S. […]

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Trump’s ‘Foolish’ Comments on Iran Rooted in US Defeats in Mid East

Tehran (TNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei deplored recent remarks by US President Donald Trump against Iran as “foolish, very ugly and ignoble” and said they were rooted in Washington’s anger over its defeats in West Asia. “The foolish, very ugly, and ignoble speech of the US president, with its gangster […]

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[PHOTOS] Millions of Yemenis Celebrate Third Year of Revolution

Sana’a (GPA) – Millions of Yemenis from across the war-torn country filled the streets of the capital city of Sana’a today celebrating the third anniversary of the September 21st Revolution. Men, women, and children expressed their support for independence from foreign powers and national liberation. They reiterated the need for a cohesive domestic front to face the […]

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EU and US Increasingly Divided Over Iran Nuclear Deal

Washington D.C. (MEE) – A rift between the Trump administration and the EU, over whether to stick to the Iran nuclear agreement, has deepened. The European Union’s foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said on Wednesday that all parties to the landmark 2015 nuclear deal between Iran and world powers were complying with the agreement. However, […]