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Israel & Palestine Middle East

Over 2,000 Israeli Settlement Housing Units Advanced in One Week

Tel Aviv (IMEMC) – The Israeli Civil Administration’s High Planning Committee convened, on Tuesday and Thursday, and advanced plans for 2,615 housing units in illegal Israeli settlements across the occupied West Bank, according to settlement watchdog Peace Now. Peace Now released a statement on Thursday detailing the committee’s decisions, saying that over the course of […]

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Asia Iran Middle East Myanmar

Ayatollah Allocates about $300,000 to Assist Myanmar’s Rohingya

Tehran (TNA) – Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei allocated a total of 10 billion rials (about $300,000) to the assistance for Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar as some international human rights bodies have accused Myanmar’s government of crimes against humanity. Following a letter written by the representative of the Leader in the […]

Iran Israel & Palestine Middle East Syria

Netanyahu to Shoigu: Israel ‘Won’t Tolerate’ Iranians in Syria

Two Aviv (GPA) – Russia and Israel have reached a deal for a 10-15 kilometer wide buffer zone between the Israeli border and Iranians in Syria. Earlier this week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu a day after Israel targeted a Russian-made air defense system in Syria. The two […]

Iran United States

“The U.S. Cannot be Trusted”: The Message of Re-Imposing Sanctions on Iran

Tehran (AHT) – In his bizarre quest to undo everything associated with his predecessor, Barack Obama, United States President Donald Trump has now ‘decertified’ the nuclear agreement with Iran. In his bizarre quest to undo everything associated with his predecessor, Barack Obama, United States President Donald Trump has now ‘decertified’ the nuclear agreement with Iran. He claims that […]

Israel & Palestine Middle East

Netanyahu’s Likud Party Drafts Bill to Protect PMs From Criminal Investigations

Tel Aviv (GPA) – The Israeli government, led by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his Likud party, seek to protect the Prime Minister’s Office from criminal investigation. This week, a committee of Israeli Cabinet Ministers will be working out the final wording of a bill to protect Israeli PMs from criminal investigation while in office. […]

Middle East Turkey Uncategorized

Turkey Infiltrates German Immigration System to Expose Asylum Seekers

Berlin (GPA) – German journalists have compiled a report that shows strong evidence of Turkish spies infiltrating the immigration system in order to report information on political asylum seekers back to Ankara. German media outlets, Deutsche Welle and ARD have collected testimony from asylum seekers fleeing from post-coup Turkey, and the preliminary results show a significant amount of information […]

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Middle East Saudi Arabia Yemen

Saudis Bomb Their Own Military Along Yemen Border for Rejecting Orders

Najran (GPA) – Over the weekend, the Saudi Air Force conducted a devastating raid on their own — very strategic — position along the Yemen border. According to Yemeni military sources, the Saudi Air Force bombed and completely destroyed a National Guard headquarters in the border province of Najran. Several Saudi troops were inside at the […]

Separatist Kurdish
Iran Iraq Middle East Syria Turkey

Separatist Kurdish Factions: Human Rights Violations and Racism

By Sarah Abed Damascus (TRH) – The West has effectively preyed on the Kurds’ internal divisions and has used some factions to fulfill an imperialist goal of dividing and weakening the Near and Middle East. The Kurdish people are diverse, and in recent years, aspects of their culture and customs have been discussed in mainstream media. But the […]

Middle East Syria

Daesh to Surrender and Leave Raqqa, Capital of Its Caliphate

Damascus (MEMO) – Syrian Daesh fighters are set to abandon Raqqa in a withdrawal agreed with US-backed Syrian militias that have them surrounded, a militia spokesman said on Saturday, as the militants’ defeat in their former Syrian capital edged closer. Officials gave conflicting accounts on whether foreign fighters would also be leaving the city, where the US-backed Syrian […]