By Chris Marsden, August 16, 2012
US efforts to bring down the regime of Bashar al-Assad in Syria focus on collusion with Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP).
By Mark Church, August 14, 2012
The communities affected are remote, with limited transport infrastructure making rescue and relief efforts difficult.
By Niall Green, August 13, 2012
Washington is continuing to intensify its bloody intervention into the Syrian war, aiming to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad.
By Jean Shaoul, August 9, 2012
Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood government has launched a crackdown in response to an armed raid at the Rafah border checkpoint.
By Bill Van Auken, August 8, 2012
An article published last week in the New York Times on the spillover of sectarian tensions from Syria into Turkey belies the “democratic” and “humanitarian” pretexts for the ever more violent drive for regime change by the US and its allies.
By Chris Marsden, August 7, 2012
On the eve of an expected offensive in Aleppo by the Syrian regime, Turkey has threatened to invade Syria.
By Jean Shaoul, August 3, 2012
Israel’s cabinet has approved austerity measures aimed at increasing taxes by NIS13 billion ($3.25 billion) and slashing state expenditure by NIS12 billion ($3 billion).
By Peter Symonds, August 2, 2012
Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu warned US Defence Secretary Panetta that time was running out for a peaceful resolution to the Iranian nuclear issue.
By Jean Shaoul, July 30, 2012
Spies Against Armageddon: Inside Israel’s Secret Wars states unequivocally that Mossad, Israel’s intelligence agency, assassinated five of Iran’s top scientists in that country’s nuclear programme.
By Patrick Martin, July 27, 2012
Monday, July 23 was the bloodiest single day of sectarian fighting in Iraq in more than a year.
By Jean Shaoul, July 25, 2012
Shaul Mofaz has pulled his Kadima party out of Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu’s coalition government over the Likud leader’s refusal to force Israel’s orthodox Jews to carry out military or some other form of national service.
By Peter Symonds, July 21, 2012
The real purpose behind Israel’s unsubstantiated denunciations of Tehran is to create the pretext for military strikes on Iran.