Civil Unrest - Middle East

Civil Unrest – Middle East

Former Shin Bet head warns of ‘Palestinian Spring’

Former Shin Bet head warns of ‘Palestinian Spring’

Yuval Diskin says conditions in place for a massive uprising in West Bank; urges inclusion of Egypt and Jordan in peace talks By Lazar Berman October 21, 2013 Amid rumors of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks hitting an impasse, and two days after Hamas called for a new violent uprising against Israel, a former head of the […]

US evacuates personnel from Beirut and SE Turkey

US evacuates personnel from Beirut and SE Turkey

DEBKAfile September 6, 2013 The United States has withdrawn all non-emergency embassy workers and their families from Beirut and warned Americans against travel to Lebanon amid looming military strikes on Syria, the State Department said Friday. “Given the current situation in Syria and the region, as well as potential threats to U.S. Government facilities and […]

Mr. Obama, I really don’t want to be a terrorist

Mr. Obama, I really don’t want to be a terrorist

Morsi and his Muslim Brotherhood, were not after a fair and modern democratic country By Mohamed Hawary Mohamed Hawary July 7, 2013   Editor’s Note: The Obama administration is pumping out the propaganda, the talking heads filling the White Noise with their opinion regarding the overthrow of Mohamad Morsi and the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt.  […]

Is Obama Starting A War With Syria Just To Distract Us From All The Scandals?

Is Obama Starting A War With Syria Just To Distract Us From All The Scandals?

By Michael Snyder, on June 13th, 2013   Well, isn’t that convenient?  At the moment when the Obama administration is feeling more heat then ever before, it starts another war.  Suddenly everyone in the mainstream media is talking all about Syria and not about the IRS scandal, Benghazi, NSA snooping or any of the other […]

50 Incredible Pictures of the New Unrest and Police Response in Turkey

50 Incredible Pictures of the New Unrest and Police Response in Turkey

Jun. 11, 2013 Jonathon M. Seidl ISTANBUL (AP) — Hundreds of riot police overran improvised barricades at Istanbul’s Taksim Square on Tuesday, firing tear gas, rubber bullets and water cannon in running battles with protesters who have been occupying the area for more than a week. The police raid, which came on the 12th day […]

Mystery Sponsor Of Weapons And Money To Syrian Mercenary “Rebels” Revealed

Mystery Sponsor Of Weapons And Money To Syrian Mercenary “Rebels” Revealed

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 05/16/2013 Previously, when looking at the real underlying national interests responsible for the deteriorating situation in Syria, which eventually may and/or will devolve into all out war with hundreds of thousands killed, we made it very clear that it was always and only about the gas, or gas pipelines to […]

UN says US drones violate Pakistan’s sovereignty

UN says US drones violate Pakistan’s sovereignty

Mar 15, 2013 Associated Press ISLAMABAD (AP) — The head of a U.N. team investigating casualties from U.S. drone strikes in Pakistan declared after a secret research trip to the country that the attacks violate Pakistan’s sovereignty. Ben Emmerson, the U.N. special rapporteur on human rights and counter-terrorism, said the Pakistani government made clear to […]

Karzai Accuses U.S. of Taliban Collusion as Hagel Visits

Karzai Accuses U.S. of Taliban Collusion as Hagel Visits

By Gopal Ratnam – Mar 10, 2013 Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel was greeted on his first visit to Afghanistan since taking office by suicide bombs, threats and Afghan President Hamid Karzai’s accusation that the U.S. is colluding with the Taliban. As Hagel prepared to leave a U.S. military compound in Kabul on March 9, a […]

UN Syrian Envoy: Syria ‘Breaking Apart’

UN Syrian Envoy: Syria ‘Breaking Apart’

  UN-Arab League peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi, January 11, 2013. Margaret Besheer January 29, 2013 UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations-Arab League envoy for Syria, Lakhdar Brahimi, warned Tuesday that Syria “is being destroyed” and called on a divided U.N. Security Council to take action to prevent the situation from escalating further. Brahimi held private […]

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