Africa: Tomorrow’s Battlefield

The Afro-Middle East Centre hosted seminar entitled ‘Tomorrow’s Battlefield: US proxy Wars and Secret Ops in Africa’ by Nick Turse, at the University of Johannesburg, on the 2 February 2016. The seminar was about his reporting on the US military’s expansion into Africa and the proliferation of its secret missions on the continent. Turse’s reporting…

US Embassy in Lebanon ‘Is a Symbol of Imperialist Aggression’

Protesters burned flags of the United States and Israel, while security forces fired tear gas and water cannons. Lebanon hosts about 450,000 Palestinians. Protesters burned flags of the United States and Israel, set fire to tires in the street, broke through separating barbed wire and threw projectiles at security personnel near the U.S. Embassy in…

Yemen: A Western-Sponsored Genocide

Almost three years have passed since Saudi Arabia announced it was intervening militarily, with its allies, in Yemen, to remove the Houthis (officially called Ansar Allah) from power after they had taken over the capital. Western analysts saw it as a bold move from recently-empowered (deputy) crown prince Mohammad bin Salman (MbS), weapons manufacturers and…

PFLP: Our Struggle – Not Trump – Will Decide the Fate of Jerusalem

The Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine described the declaration of US President Donald Trump as a declaration of war against the Palestinian people and their rights that makes the U.S. position clear as a hostile entity toward our people and a partner of the Zionist state in its crimes against the Palestinian people…

War on Venezuela: The Lucrative Business of Humanitarian Aid

Misión Verdad Translated by Internationalist 360° After months of promoting the narrative of a  “humanitarian crisis” in Venezuela, the  opposition is attempting to instrumentalize it as a mechanism for foreign intervention. Behind all of this, predatory aid agencies and a private corporate network lurk,  eager to profit from this intervention. Although politicians and anti-Chavez media have…

Bolivia to Seek UN Security Council Meeting on Al-Quds (Jerusalem) Status

Bolivia plans to ask for a public meeting of the United Nations Security Council after U.S. President Donald Trump announces on Wednesday that the United States recognizes occupied Al-Quds (Jerusalem) as the capital of the Zionist entity and will move its embassy there. Bolivian U.N. Ambassador Sacha Sergio Llorentty Soliz said it would be a…