Foreign Affairs
Strange Bedfellows: US, Saudi, Al-Qaida & ISIS Interests Align In War On Yemen
The people of Yemen continue to suffer amid a humanitarian catastrophe created by foreign and domestic forces alike -- almost all of whom stand to profit as long as war and chaos have a hold on the impoverished country.
Jewish Leaders Calls For Pro-Israel ‘Infiltrators’ To Be Banned From UK Campuses
Clashes between pro-Israeli and pro-Palestinian activists on university campuses have provoked concern among Jewish community leaders.
Obama’s Legacy In Latin America: Militarization, Right-Wing Coups, & The Rule Of Wall St.
With just hours left for the Obama administration, independent geopolitical analyst Eric Draitser reviews the president’s legacy of destabilizing, militarizing, and exploiting Latin America.
Syrian Soldiers Allegedly Find Saudi Chemical Weapons In East Aleppo
The Syrian Arab News Agency (SANA) reported that Syrian soldiers found chemical compounds in the recently evacuated areas of East Aleppo.
In Last Days Of Presidency, Obama Authorizes Drones Strikes In Libya
The strikes were carried out overnight and were authorized by President Barack Obama, marking perhaps the final use of military force by a wartime president.
Chelsea Manning: Seven Leaks That Rocked The Middle East
The jailed military intelligence analyst's sentence was commuted on Tuesday by outgoing US President Barack Obama.
Wikileaks Founder Agrees To Extradition To US Under Certain Conditions
Assange is conditioning his willingness to go to the United States on having his rights under U.S. law guaranteed in any potential legal trial,
Obama’s Legacy In Africa: Terrorism, Civil War & Military Expansion
Independent geopolitical analyst Eric Draitser examines the effect of the Obama administration on Africa. What he finds is less hope and change, and more chaos and death.
German Court Green Lights Neo-Nazi Party
The National Democratic Party has an affinity for Nazism but doesn't threaten democracy, the court said.
Obama Carried Out Ten Times More Drone Strikes Than Bush
Obama oversaw more strikes in his first year than Bush carried out during his entire presidency.