Middle East


Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift

By M K Bhadrakumar Indian Punchline October 14, 2017   Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift     The remark Wednesday by the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister and Presidential envoy for the Middle East Mikhail Bogdanov offering Moscow’s mediation for a rapprochement between Riyadh and Tehran comes within the week of the Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz’s talks with […]

Russia wades into Saudi-Iran rift

Is There Really More Oil in The Golan Heights than in Saudi Arabia?

Is There Really More Oil in The Golan Heights than in Saudi Arabia?

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics May 4, 2017   Is There Really More Oil in The Golan Heights than in Saudi Arabia?     QUESTION: Mr. Armstrong I live in Israel and today I listened to your podcast with Macrovoices. At some point you mentioned that there is more oil in Golan heights than in […]


U.S. Doubles Down On ISIS Drones Warning; Now Terrorists Could Launch Swarms

By Nicholas West Activist Post February 28, 2017   U.S. Doubles Down On ISIS Drones Warning; Now Terrorists Could Launch Swarms     Yesterday I covered an urgent request that was placed by the United States Air Force to obtain drone killing technology that could be used against ISIS’ newly formed “Unmanned Aircraft of the Mujahideen.” […]

U.S. Doubles Down On ISIS Drones Warning; Now Terrorists Could Launch Swarms

U.S. Backed Siege of Mosul Shows How Hypocritical Media Manipulates Us

U.S. Backed Siege of Mosul Shows How Hypocritical Media Manipulates Us

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media February 28, 2017   U.S. Backed Siege of Mosul Shows How Hypocritical Media Manipulates Us     In order to determine the truth when it comes to the mainstream media’s coverage of American-led offensives in the Middle East, be sure to scroll down to the bottom of any article. This is […]


On Military and Spending, It’s Trump Versus Trump

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 27, 2017   On Military and Spending, It’s Trump Versus Trump   It can be a challenge to follow the pronouncements of President Trump, as he often seems to change his position on any number of items from week to week, or from day to day, or even […]

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A Better Solution Than Trump’s Border Wall

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute January 30, 2017   A Better Solution Than Trump’s Border Wall   Just one week in office, President Trump is already following through on his pledge to address illegal immigration. His January 25th executive order called for the construction of a wall along the entire length of the US-Mexico […]


The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy

By David Gordon Mises Institute January 23, 2017   The Failures of Obama’s Foreign Policy   As Murray Rothbard often emphasized, the free market and a peaceful foreign policy are indispensable partners. We cannot maintain a free market if the government engages in a bellicose foreign policy. A powerful and aggressive state constantly engaged in […]

The Failures of Obama's Foreign Policy

The Coming Famine

The Coming Famine

By Jack Perry LewRockwell.com January 13, 2017   The Coming Famine     I’ve gotten a couple emails from people who have asked me what I think the “end game” is in regards to Russia. And, indeed, the government is going into extra innings with this whole Russia vilification project. This is worse than someone who […]


The US Has Begun Amassing Troops on Russian Border

By Darius Shahtahmasebi The Anti-Media January 5, 2017   The US Has Begun Amassing Troops on Russian Border     Lithuania has confirmed the presence of U.S. special forces inside its territory, stating the deployment’s purpose is to train local forces and act as a deterrent against Russian aggression. Supposedly, Vladimir Putin has been deploying nuke-ready missiles in the […]

The US Has Begun Amassing Troops on Russian Border

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The Real Humanitarian Crisis Is Not Aleppo

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org October 17, 2016   The Real Humanitarian Crisis Is Not Aleppo   Why do we hear only of the “humanitarian crisis in Aleppo” and not of the humanitarian crisis everywhere else in Syria where the evil that rules in Washington has unleashed its ISIL mercenaries to slaughter the […]


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After Peres, Is Peace Possible in the Middle East?

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute October 3, 2016   After Peres, Is Peace Possible in the Middle East?   The death of former Israeli president and prime minister Shimon Peres last week marks the last of the Zionist “old guard” who successfully fought for a UN mandate to establish the state of Israel in […]


Instead of ISIS, US-Led Bombing Kills Nearly 100 Syrian Soldiers Fighting Them

By Jon Queally Common Dreams September 18, 2016   Instead of ISIS, US-Led Bombing Kills Nearly 100 Syrian Soldiers Fighting Them Deadly airstrikes on key unit battling Islamic State militants described as perhaps “single biggest blunder of the entire US war in Syria”     An emergency U.N. Security Council meeting was called and an already […]

Instead of ISIS, US-Led Bombing Kills Nearly 100 Syrian Soldiers Fighting Them

What’s Behind Saudi Arabia’s Claim To Have Killed 800 Terrorists In Yemen?

By Brandon Turbeville Activist Post April 26, 2016   What’s Behind Saudi Arabia’s Claim To Have Killed 800 Terrorists In Yemen?     As Saudi war crimes and crimes against humanity continue apace in Yemen, Saudi Arabia is now apparently attempting to gain public support and better reception from the viewing audience by painting itself […]