by Len Hart, The Existentialist Cowboy At the beginning of every fiscal year, the U.S. makes a lump sum payment of cold hard cash to Israel, a procedure not duplicated for any other nation receiving U.S. ‘aid’. It looks like a payoff in response to a shakedown because that’s what it is! What […]
“Israel’s right to defend itself” Where to get footage of Gaza” requests from film makers, activists, etc- free commons license, Al_jazeera’s Gaza Footage Gaza – The Blood-Soaked U.S.-Israeli “Ceasefire” BBC refuses to broadcast charity appeal for Gaza aid Israel promises troops legal backing over Gaza war
JERUSALEM, Jan 25 (Reuters) – International […]
Israel in ‘all-out war’ with Hamas
Israel has struck more than 300 Hamas targets since Saturday, its military said.
The raids have fueled demonstrations around the Middle East and Europe, and the U.N. Security Council has called for both sides to immediately end the violence. However, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert […]
The White House has orchestrated the current conflict between Russia and Georgia in South Ossetia, a high-ranking Russian official says.
Chairman of Russia’s State Duma Security Committee Vladimir Vasilyev said without US aid, Tbilisi would have been unable to start military operation in South Ossetia.
Vasilyev said the situation in South Ossetia […]
From American News Project
Washington’s neocons are alive and well, advising both John McCain and President Bush. Now many are saying Bush should permit Israel to attack Iran’s nuclear facilities after Election Day before the new president takes office. ANP investigates as we chase down John Bolton, Bill Kristol and Frank Gaffney to […]
Bush must have shared his formula with Maliki for buying time. Maliki has decided that cash payments will appease the stomach turning mess that resulted from King George’s folly. Maliki has to face the music by himself pretty soon. […]
Food is everyone’s problem. Food availability and affordability is proportional to the fuel for transport. Rethinking and reconfiguring has been allocated to the last minute … so, we suffer. The world has wasted the opportunity to prepare for this storm. As individuals, we must do what we can to play catch up. Unfortunately, the infrastructure we operate in has restricted our ability to survive. […]
Strike on Iran could turn Mideast into fireball, official says U.N. nuclear watchdog chief warns of dangers of military strike on Iran Attack may lead Iran to a more-aggressive nuclear stance, he says Iran official reportedly criticized the Israeli exercises Comments follow Israeli military maneuvers in early June U.S.: Israeli air exercise […]
Arabs shocked by Obama speech Arab leaders have reacted with anger and disbelief to an intensely pro-Israeli speech delivered by Barack Obama, the US Democratic presumptive presidential nominee. Obama told the influential annual policy conference of the American Israel Public Affairs Council (Aipac): “Jerusalem will remain the capital of Israel and it […]
Iraq will not allow its territory to be used to attack Iran, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri Maliki has said during a visit to Tehran.
He was speaking after meeting Iran’s foreign minister and is later due to meet President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad.
The role of the US in Iraq is high on […]
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