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Israeli Court Rules Against Open Trial for Ahed Tamimi

Al Quds (TeleSUR) – Israel’s Ofer military court ruled Monday to deny 17-year-old Palestinian activist Ahed Tamimi’s request for a public trial. Tamimi was taken from her home in Nabi Saleh in December 2017 and charged with assault and incitement for slapping two occupation soldiers in full gear. Tamimi’s trial has been held behind closed doors despite reiterated […]

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UN Calls on Turkey to End State of Emergency, Torture, Purging Civil Servants

Ankara (TP) – The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) on Tuesday called on the Turkish government to promptly end an ongoing state of emergency, torture and passport cancellation as well as a ban imposed on dismissed public servants from rejoining the civil service. In a 28-page report issued on Tuesday the OHCHR called on […]

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Where Is Yemen and Why Is the US Helping Saudi Arabia Bomb It?

Sana’a (GPA) – For the past three years, Saudi Arabia has killed or injured over 35,000 Yemeni civilians through their blockade and military invasion. But where is Yemen and why is Saudi Arabia committing these war crimes? The Saudi campaign against Yemen has destroyed nearly all civilian infrastructure including schools, airports, seaports, water plants, factories, […]

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Israel is Now Arming Seven Syrian Rebel Groups

Tel Aviv (MEMO) – The illegal Israeli occupation of the Syrian Golan Heights has now been in place for more than 50 years. This substantial territory, part of southern Syria, was conquered by Israeli occupation forces in the 1967war. The majority of the Syrian population in the territory was then either expelled or fled towards safety. Israel demolished […]

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Saudi Raids Have Hit Yemen’s Airport with Over 160 Airstrikes

Sana’a (GPA) – This is part and parcel of Saudi Arabia’s plan to isolate Yemen from the international community and suffocate the population into submission. Saudi coalition airstrikes have struck Yemen’s main airport over 160 times in the past three years. The airport hasn’t operated for commercial travel in nearly three years. The Sana’a airport remains closed […]

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Ansarullah Leader Explains How US and UN Sandbagged Yemen Peace Talks

Sana’a (MPN) – Geopolitics Alert editor, Randi Nord, interviewed President of Yemen’s Supreme Revolutionary Committee for MintPress News. Here’s what he had to say. The last thing Saudi Arabia and its Western allies want is a self-sustaining, economically viable, militarily strong, and anti-imperialist Yemen at the bottom of the Arabian Peninsula, controlling the Red Sea and […]

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Netanyahu Accused of Stoking ‘Fake’ Crisis to Force Election

Tel Aviv (MEE) – Members of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s coalition accused the embattled premier on Sunday of perpetuating a “fake crisis” over a political dispute to potentially force early elections. The dispute comes as Netanyahu faces a possible indictment on bribery charges in the coming months. Polls suggest he could remain prime minister and his Likud […]