Israel Relies on Neo-Nazis to Obstruct European Recognition of Palestinian Statehood

By Wayne Madsen Successive parliamentary votes throughout Europe to recognize the sovereignty of the State of Palestine have been opposed by a unique coalition of Zionist and neo-Nazi interests. While a seemingly odd alliance, the Zionists and neo-Nazis share a number of common interests, including their opposition to Muslim immigrants in Europe. Perhaps no one…

Da’esh : Washington’s Proxy Army Trained to “Occupy” Syria

By Mahdi Darius Nazemroaya Is the US planning the occupation of Syria by training an unconventional insurgent invasion force? Think regime change in Syria is off the drawing board? Think again. The bombing of the ISIL or ISIS in Syria is part of a brinkmanship campaign leading up to a potential non-conventional invasion, parallel to…

The Bases of War in the Middle East

From Carter to the Islamic State, 35 Years of Building Bases and Sowing Disaster Approaching its 35th anniversary, the strategy of maintaining such a structure of garrisons, troops, planes, and ships in the Middle East has been one of the great disasters in the history of American foreign policy. (Photo: PH1 Ted Banks/US Military/flickr/cc) By David…

Discovering Iran

By Soraya Sepahpour-Ulrich Libya 360° Iran Trip: September – October 2014 Marcel Proust said: “The voyage of discovery is not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes.” During the past two decades, I visited Iran on numerous occasions staying 10-14 days at a time. This time around, I stayed for 2 months and…

Solidarity Message from Women of FARC to Kurdish Women

Women guerrillas of the Colombia Revolutionary Liberation Army (FARC-EP) have sent a solidarity message of sisterly, revolutionary and internationalist greetings to all the women of PAJK, PKK and YJA Star women guerrillas. The message, signed by Victoria Sandino and Aleksandra Narino on behalf of the women guerrillas of FARC-EP reads as follows: “From the Mountains of Colombia and…