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REPORT: Trump Is Recklessly Escalating Every Simmering Conflict Across the Middle East

June 27, 2017

Trump Is Wading into Quagmires Across the Middle East Beneath the surface of the healthcare debate raging in Washington D.C., a far too quiet foreign policy discussion is slowly building around the question: What the hell is Donald Trump doing in…

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Boy, Arrested at 17, Sentenced to be Beheaded and Crucified – Granted Visit With Father

June 17, 2017

nder heavy guard, Ali Mohammed al-Nimr visited his hospitalized father Friday. The photo below of Ali and his father was published on social media accounts managed by representatives of the al-Nimr family shortly after noon eastern time. It is a rare…

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Egypt To America: Black Lives Matter Protests Proof Of Hypocrisy On Human Rights Abuses

July 11, 2016

In The Wake Of The Shootings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile, Egypt Has Decided To Call The US Out On The Issue Of Human Rights In the wake of the shootings of two black men, and of police officers…

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White House Hints At Opening New Battlefronts In War On Terror

April 27, 2016

The White House indicated that there could soon be even more US troops deployed to fight Daesh in Syria. The statement follows President Obama’s announcement earlier in the week that the US will send an additional two-hundred and fifty special operation…

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Poll Of Young Arabs: Generation Who Buck Stereotypes About To Take Over Middle East

April 12, 2016

New survey reveals true feelings of young Arabs towards ISIS and the West Relations between the West and the Arab world have been fraught in the last few years, with the rise of ISIS, international terror attacks, and the rise of aggressive Islamophobia. Yet,…

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Prosecutor: Documents Smuggled Out Of Syria Are Strongest Proof Of Genocide Since Holocaust

April 11, 2016

The Assad Documents: revealing the darkest crimes New documents are said to expose Assad’s war crimes committed since the beginning of Syria’s civil war. According to a report in The New Yorker, there are over 600,000 documents, held in an undisclosed…

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Iran-Saudi Proxy War: Understanding The Conflict Tearing Apart The Middle East

February 1, 2016

With the snick of a sword, the long-simmering cold war between Saudi Arabia and Iran heated up significantly at the beginning of 2016. A month later, and the first attempt at a major negotiation over the fate of Syria was…

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