Middle East

April, 2024

  • 14 April

    Iran Launches Risky Attack on Israel

    Biden could have thwarted it, but chose to put Netanyahu before US, which is now at risk of getting dragged into war tonight.

March, 2024

  • 27 March

    Where are the US Ships on the Gaza Aid Mission Now?

    Most are not even half-way to their destination, and at least two haven't left yet.

  • 2 March

    Neocon Iraq War Architects Want a Redo in Gaza

    Post-conflict plan would put Western mercenaries and Israel military into the mix, with handpicked countries in charge of a governing ‘Trust’

January, 2024

  • 21 January

    Saudi Arabia has Most to Lose if US Strikes Go Sideways

    Riyadh is among Gulf States expressing concern and even distancing themselves from Western attacks in Yemen.

December, 2023

  • 20 December

    History Shows Israel May Never Win a ‘War of Occupation’

    Fighting well organized guerrilla fighters amid a hostile civilian population is a recipe for defeat.

  • 4 December

    Global Arms Sales Slow Down Amid Production Challenges

    evenues from sales of arms and military services by the 100 largest companies in the industry totalled $597 billion in 2022, 3.5 per cent less than 2021 in real terms, even as demand rose sharply, according to new data released by the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), available at www.sipri.org, on Sunday, December 3. The decrease was chiefly the …

October, 2023

  • 20 October

    Forget ‘Peace,’ Did Abraham Accords Set Stage for Israel-Gaza Conflict?

    The Biden administration could have reversed Trump’s efforts, and placed pressure on Israel to halt these plans, as well as end its settlement expansion while making good on its promises and obligations under the peace process. Instead, the president continued Trump’s normalization efforts while breaking from presidential precedent and not even attempting to advance the peace process, all while issuing little to no criticism of the Israeli government’s violations.

  • 14 October

    Why Does Egypt Fear Evacuating Gaza?

    Cairo worries that, instead of saving lives, a 'humanitarian corridor' could be a pretense to permanently exile Palestinians.

  • 13 October

    The End of the Netanyahu Doctrine

    The prime minister's claim that Middle East peace was possible without the Palestinians has been shattered by Hamas' incursion, and the ensuing war.

June, 2021

  • 24 June

    Zionism – Where Do We Go From Here?

    The problem is not the presence of Jews despite them being present in a much larger number than at any other time before. The problem is the Jewish character of Israel that makes Arabs second-rate citizens.