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US Fighter Jets in Syria Intercept and Fire Warning Flare on Russians

Damascus (GPA) – Earlier this week the world got its first glimpse of post-Daesh US operations in Syria when US jets fired warning flares at Russian pilots. According to sources within the US, the interception of several Russia SU-25 Jets was caused by the Russian pilots crossing the Euphrates. The river has been serving as […]

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Israeli TV: Saudi Arabia, Egypt Gave Trump Green Light on Jerusalem

Tel Aviv (MEMO) – Israel’s News 10 said Saudi Arabia and Egypt gave US President Donald Trump the go-ahead to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel and move the US embassy from Tel Aviv to the occupied city. The channel said the Arab parties’ reactions and condemnations are not genuine and are misleading. Israeli journalist and head of the […]

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Guantanamo Bay Prison Using Banned Torture Methods: UN

Havana (TeleSUR) – Guantanamo Bay detention camp is still torturing prisoners using techniques that have been outlawed since 2010, United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture Nils Melzer warns in a new report. “His torture and ill-treatment are reported to continue,” the U.N. Human Rights Office said in a statement, referring to Al-Baluchi, a Kuwaiti-born Pakistani citizen also known as Abdul Aziz Ali. […]

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The Likelihood of War with Iran

Washington DC (NEO) – The analytical group SouthFront recently released a remarkable video about the possibility of a war involving Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Iran, and Israel. Of course, this inevitably means that the war would involve Russia and the United States as well. To understand the context of this scenario, one first needs to understand what has […]

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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, […]