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New Reality of Arab Street

By Iqbal Jassat – Pretoria Has the American dream of permanent supremacy in the oil-rich region of the world been shattered? It’s a question that not only haunts influential institutions that function as pillars of power in America’s global hegemony; but also torments a wide array of rightwing think tanks masquerading as ‘impartial analysts’. In […]

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J Street Urges Obama to Seize the Moment by Eli Clifton

by Eli Clifton, March 02, 2011 J Street, the Washington-based “Pro-Israel, Pro-Peace” advocacy group, drew a large crowd to its annual conference this year despite criticism over its controversial calls for the Barack Obama administration not to veto a U.N. Security Council resolution condemning Israeli settlement construction in the West Bank. In the end, the […]

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We Won’t Be “The US Aircraft Carrier in the Middle East”

Tuesday, 01 March 2011 15:23 Various Organisations We invite all the organisations taking part in the struggle to join us this coming Thursday, March 3rd 2011, at 19:00, for a second vociferous and edgy protest in front of the US Embassy in Tel Aviv.   We will draw the world’s attention to the USA’s collaboration […]

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Mishaal meets Russian envoy to Mideast

[ 01/03/2011 – 05:31 PM ]   DAMASCUS, (PIC)– Hamas politburo chief Khalid Mishaal met Monday evening in Damascus with Russian envoy to the Middle East and North Africa Sergei Vershinin. The high-profile Russian diplomat was there to show Russian interest in current developments in the region, and emphasize its confidence in the people’s ability […]

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Under the Spell of Israel

Posted by attendingtheworld on Friday, February 25, 2011 at 11:43 pm. As Israel carries out their illegal US funded attacks on civilian populations in Gaza, we look back at the origin of Israel, which is rooted in violence and racism; and the video, Who Were the First Terrorists in the Middle East? When Gilad Atzmon […]

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Caesar Maddness: Gaddafi

Posted by attendingtheworld at PS.HADNEWS.COM  on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 4:11 pm. Caesar Gaddafi   The similarities between the recent actions of the Libyan dictator with Nero in the Great Fire of Rome suggest that the Libyan dictator is suffering from Caesar madness. Nero Claudius Caesar, the fifth emperor of ancient Rome, burned down […]

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REVOLUTION FEVER ACROSS THE MIDDLE EAST

Posted by desertpeace at PS.HADNEWS.COM on Thursday, February 17, 2011 at 7:43 am. “Freedom Wins! 2 Down, 20 to go!” The Ripple Effect From Algeria to Iran and the countries in between, a look at how revolution fever is spreading across the Middle East. Palestine: …Actually, It Just Highlights Their Bankruptcy By Jared Malsin If […]

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From Nabi Saleh to Tahrir Square. Resistance Spreading in the Middle East

    Jan 4, 2011 | Joseph Dana I am waking up on a cold and rainy morning in Nabi Saleh. I have been sleeping in the village on and off over the past few weeks along with some other Israeli and international supporters. The army has been raiding the village at night, terrorizing the […]

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Why Washington Clings to a Failed Middle East Strategy

by Gareth Porter / February 1st, 2011 | Dissident Voice The death throes of the Mubarak regime in Egypt signal a new level of crisis for a U.S. Middle East strategy that has shown itself over and over again in recent years to be based on nothing more than the illusion of power. The incipient […]

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We’ve waited for this revolution for years. Other despots should quail

Change is sweeping though the Middle East and it’s the Facebook generation that has kickstarted it Mona Eltahawy | guardian.co.uk, Saturday 29 January 2011 20.00 GMT  My birth at the end of July 1967 makes me a child of the naksa, or setback, as the Arab defeat during the June 1967 war with Israel is […]

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Grains of sand: perspectives on roles of Israel and USA in Middle East

By Paul J. Balles 16 January 2011 Paul J. Balles highlights six writers whose work in the alternative media has brought important perspectives to one major issue: Israel and the role of America in the Middle East. In an article entitled “Weapons of mass deception“, I suggested that there has been too much control of […]

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Frustration for Gazans at Rafah crossing into Egypt

Photo: Mohamed Hamouda-APOLLO IMAGES/IRIN Palestinians at the Rafah crossing in 2005 (file photo) RAFAH, 10 January 2011 (IRIN) – It is 1pm and the terminal building on the Palestinian side of Gaza’s only crossing into Egypt – Rafah – is empty. The desks at passport control are not even manned. Outside the terminal, a small […]

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Full letter by the 26 former European leaders

The group of former European leaders from 12 EU member states plus Norway consists of former Presidents, Prime Ministers, Foreign Ministers and European Commissioners, as well as other former dignitaries. In their letter, they offer recommendations consisting of specific actions the EU should adopt to promote a two-state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict during the […]

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Dec 13, 2010 | GAZA PALESTINE | TODAY NEWS LINKS| Gaza has been under a siege for 1279 days |Spread-Share-Link or Tweet the News

آخر الأخبار والتحديثات Every day updating all news, sources and actual information about Gaza – Palestine, check also earlier notes since June 1th, 2010 with all news from worldwide newspapers and sources. وسلام عليكم و رحمة الله و بركاته   ************************ MESSAGE ************************ I am writing to express my concern about Facebook disabling the accounst  […]

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