Pages: << 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 64 >>

In Iraq and Syria: U.S. Backing “Both Sides of Same Conflict”

July 3rd, 2014
Categories: Middle East

Link: http://rinf.com/alt-news/war-terrorism/iraq-syria-u-s-backing-sides-conflict/

“Mainstream news coverage overlooked contradiction U.S. aid is destined for opposing sides of same conflict. In Syria, Obama administration arming opposition groups who support anti-regime position, in Iraq, the administration is taking a pro-regime position; funding, training Iraqi government forces.

McCain calls for arming of Syria militants against ISIL

July 3rd, 2014
Categories: Middle East

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/07/03/369722/mccain-arm-syria-rebels-against-isil/

US Senator John McCain presses for increased military aid to militant groups in Syria to fight a “two-front war” against both the government of President Bashar al-Assad and ISIL terrorists controlling large swaths of territory in Iraq and Syria. Reports show that ISIL militants were trained by the CIA.

Saudi Arabia deploys 30,000 troops at border after alleged Iraqi withdrawal

July 3rd, 2014
Categories: Middle East

Link: http://rt.com/news/170192-iraq-border-withdrawal-saudi/

Saudi Arabia deployed 30,000 troops to its 800km border with Iraq following an alleged withdrawal of Iraqi border guards amid the ongoing battles against Sunni Islamist militants. Baghdad denied pulling off the guards. Deployment to protect the Sunni Islamic state against potential “terrorist threats.”

Russia Delivers 2nd Batch of Jets To Iraq As USA Unloads 4000 Hellfire Missiles

July 2nd, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Russia_Delivers_2nd_Batch_of_Jets_To_Iraq_As_USA_Unloads_4000_Hellfire_Missiles/36354/0/38/38/Y/M.html

Russia just delivered the second batch of Sukhoi fighter jets (which will be flown by Iraqi pilots and "are ready to provide air support to the armed forces"), and the US unloaded 4,000 additional Hellfire missiles to support Iraq's fight against the Islamist insurgents.

Russia warns US against more aid for Syria militants-Video

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/07/01/369379/russia-warns-us-over-syria-militants/

Russia’s Foreign Ministry criticized the move as “more than strange,” saying the potential aid would only bolster what the militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) have declared as being a “caliphate” in parts of Iraq and Syria.

Iran won’t sent troops to Iraq: Deputy FM-Video

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq, Iran

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/07/01/369476/iran-wont-sent-troops-to-iraq-diplomat/

Iran will not send armed forces to fight against Takfiri terrorists in Iraq. Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister for Arab and African Affairs Hossein Amir-Abdollahian: “If Iraq requires our arms for combat against terrorism, we will provide these arms in accordance with international law and our bilateral contracts.”

General warns against US airstrikes in Iraq

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/07/01/369430/general-warns-against-us-strikes-in-iraq/

A retired US Army general deployed to Iraq three times warned against US airstrikes against Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant Takfiri militants. Retired Lt. Gen. Michael Barbero, who spent more than 46 months in Iraq, says US airstrikes in Iraq would be “relatively ineffective” in beating the militants.

Lieberman calls for full-scale war on Gazans-Video

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/07/01/369435/lieberman-calls-for-allout-war-on-gaza/

Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman has called for major air and ground military operations in the besieged Gaza Strip. called for a repeat of “Defensive Shield II” in the impoverished territory.referring to Israel’s onslaught in the West Bank during the in 2000s.

Israel Strikes 34 'Terror Targets' in Gaza After Bodies of Israeli Teens Found

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.democraticunderground.com/1014837246

The Israeli Air Force carried out what it called "precision strikes" on 34 "terror targets" in the Gaza Strip overnight, after the discovery of the bodies of three Israeli teenagers who were kidnapped in the West Bank earlier.

Any Israeli attack will open gates of hell: Hamas-Video

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/30/369331/hamas-warns-against-any-israeli-attack/

The Palestinian resistance movement Hamas has warned against any Israeli attack on Palestinians in retaliation for the death of three Israeli teenagers, said if Israel escalates the situation or start a war, the resistance movement will respond; the gates of hell will be opened.

Israeli forces raid, destroy Palestinian homes-Video

July 1st, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/07/01/369345/israeli-forces-raid-palestinian-homes/

Israeli forces raid and destroy Palestinian homes in the occupied West Bank during search for suspects behind the alleged murder of three Israeli teens. Israeli soldiers demolished two homes, killed several Palestinians and arrested hundreds of others.

White House announces an additional 200 troops to Iraq

July 1st, 2014
Categories: World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/usa/169520-additional-200-us-troops-iraq/

White House has said that up to 200 more troops are being sent to the country to bolster security at key facilities amid an organized push by ISIS militants. Obama: additional troop deployments are “a prudent measure to protect US citizens and property. Authorized 300 troops to travel to Iraq in an advisory role.

Bodies of 3 missing Israeli teens found in West Bank

June 30th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/169460-israel-missing-teens-found/

The bodies believed to be of three Israeli teenagers, who went missing in the occupied West Bank more than two weeks ago, have been discovered by the security forces. ” Netanyahu: They were kidnapped and murdered in cold blood by beasts, “Hamas is responsible and Hamas will pay,

Syria militant infighting leaves 7000 dead-Video

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/29/369192/7000-killed-in-syria-militant-infighting/

More than 7,000 people have been killed since January in infighting among foreign-backed Takfiri militants who are wreaking havoc on Syria. Clashes between the rival militant groups still continue despite an order by senior al-Qaeda leaders to stop the infighting.

Kurdish forces attack Iraqi military bases in Kirkuk: Military commander

June 29th, 2014
Categories: World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/29/369170/kurdish-forces-attack-iraq-army-bases/

Kurdish Peshmerga forces have seized heavy weapons and military equipment in Kirkuk governorate. Iraqi politicians warn of an armed conflict with the Kurds in near future, some lawmakers accuse Kurdish forces of having relations with Israel. Kurdistan exporting oil without Baghdad’s consent.

1 killed, 3 injured in Israeli airstrike on Gaza-Video

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/30/369207/one-killed-in-israeli-airstrike-on-gaza/

Press TV: At least one Palestinian has been killed and three others have been injured in an Israeli airstrike on the besieged Gaza Strip, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: Israel is ready to expand its military operations in Gaza Strip. Israeli military gearing up for a possible all-out war on the territory.

ISIS declares creation of Islamic state in Middle East, 'new era of international jihad'

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://rt.com/news/169256-isis-create-islamic-state/

ISIS jihadists have declared the captured territories from Iraq's Diyala province to Syria's Aleppo a new Islamic State - a ‘caliphate.' They removed 'Iraq and the Levant' from their name, announced that it should now be called 'The Islamic State and urged other Sunni groups to pledge their allegiance.

Iraqi locals, merchants ban Turkish, Saudi goods

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Economic, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/29/369103/iraqis-ban-turkish-saudimade-goods/

Residents ,merchants in Iraq province Babil to stop importing commodities from Turkey, Saudi Arabia due to support of Ankara and Riyadh for violence in Iraq. Boosting imports from Iran. Iraqi forces start massive operation against terrorists, denounce Al Saud regime as major supporter of global terrorism.

Russia not to stand idle in face of terrorism-Video

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/28/369061/russia-not-to-stand-idle-over-terror/

Russia says it will not stand idly by in the face of terrorist groups who are attempting to spread terrorism in the Middle East. Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergei Ryabkov has warned US and Europe that terrorist groups are becoming a serious risk to several Middle Eastern countries.

Iraq receives fighter jets from Russia, Belarus

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/28/369057/iraq-receives-fighter-jets-from-russia/

Iraq received first batch of Russian-made Sukhoi fighter planes to use against ISIL militants. Criticized Washington for delaying delivery of US F-16 jets purchased by Baghdad, said al-Qaeda militants’ advance could have been avoided if jets had been delivered on time.

Israel gearing up for major Gaza onslaught

June 29th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/29/369096/israel-getting-ready-for-gaza-offensive/

Israel is getting ready to launch an all-out war on the impoverished Gaza Strip as the world’s attention is focused on the acts of terrorism being perpetrated by Takfiri militants in Iraq and neighboring Syria. Saturday, Israel carried out multiple airstrikes on central and southern parts of the Gaza Strip,

Iraqi troops push back ISIS militants in Tikrit as PM under pressure to quit

June 28th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/169140-iraq-tikrit-offensive-isis/

Iraqi government forces backed by helicopter gunships began offensive Saturday to retake Tikrit from Sunni Islamist militants, while party leaders pursued talks to end Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki’s rule, which is seen as highly divisive. ISIS jihadists have overrun Sunni areas in the north and west of Iraq.

EU losing patience with Israel settlements: Envoy-Video

June 28th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/28/368949/eu-losing-patience-with-israel-envoy/

European Union’s envoy to Israel: European states“losing patience” with continued growth of illegal Israeli settlements in occupied Palestinian territories. If Israel regime does not stop settlement building projects, more countries will issue warnings to businesses operating in the West Bank.

Palestinian naval police hit by Israel airstrikes-Video

June 28th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/28/368954/israel-attacks-palestinian-naval-police/

Press TV: Israeli airstrikes against the besieged Gaza Strip have targeted Palestinian navy officers. Israeli air force launched three airstrikes against police station in center of the blockaded coastal enclave within one hour, also targeted a farmland east of Khan Yunis.

ISIS executes, crucifies one of its own members

June 27th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/line/2014-06-28/#65020

Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS killed, crucified one of its members for corruption Friday, photographs show crucified man with sign:“Guilty: Abu Adnan al-Anadali. Sentence: execution, three days crucifixion. Motive: extorting money at checkpoints, accusing drivers of apostasy.

Bahrainis hold rallies in support of torture victims-Video

June 27th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/27/368816/bahrainis-hold-antitorture-protests/

Activists in Bahrain have held fresh rallies across the country to express their solidarity with prisoners facing torture in the jails of the Al Khalifa regime. The demonstrations were part of the events marking the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, which is held annually on June 26.

President Obama requests $500mn for Syria militants-Video

June 27th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/26/368785/obama-requests-500mn-for-syria-militants/

President Obama requested $500 million from Congress to train and arm militants fighting government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. If approved, would supplement covert assistance program run by US intelligence agencies. Already authorized to provide equipment, supplies, and training services

10,000 people flee Iraqi Christian town amid fighting

June 27th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Police State, Iran

Link: http://rt.com/news/169000-thousands-flee-christian-qaraqosh-iraq/

UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR: 10,000 people fled Christian majority town of Qaraqosh in Iraq after it was attacked with mortar rounds on Friday, critical conditions, no showers or air conditioning during summer heat. ISIS staged mass executions in Iraqi city of Tikrit hometown of Saddam Hussein.

Russian jets to aid the fight against Sunni rebels in Iraq – PM Maliki

June 26th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/168744-russia-jets-iraq-maliki/

Prime Minister Nouri Maliki: Jets from Russia, Belarus will hopefully make a difference in fight against ISIS in Iraq. He expressed regrets over Iraq's contract with the US, saying their jets are taking too long to arrive. "God willing within one week this force will be effective and will destroy the terrorists' dens.

Israel says disintegration in Iraq may lead to independent Kurdish state

June 26th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/168748-israel-kurdish-independence-iraq/

While the Iraqi army struggles to contain the ISIS advance in the country's northwest, the Kurds have been successful at heading off the Sunni insurgents. Israel has now openly stated that an independent Kurdish state is a “foregone conclusion. Iraq is breaking up. Kurds have created their own state.

Iran is sending ‘small fleet’ of drones and weapons to Iraq to help fight ISIS

June 26th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq, Iran

Link: http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2014/06/26/iran-is-sending-small-fleet-of-drones-and-weapons-to-iraq-to-help-fight-isis/

Tehran has installed an intelligence unit at the airfield to intercept electronic communications between ISIS fighters and commanders. Iran is also sending two flights daily to Baghdad with 70 tons each of military equipment and supplies, light arms and ammunition.

Number of Palestinian children in Israeli jails ‘surpasses 250

June 25th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, Politics, Police State

Link: http://desertpeace.wordpress.com/2014/06/25/more-than-250-palestinian-children-were-kidnapped-in-recent-months/

The number of Palestinian children in Israeli jails has surpassed 250 in the wake of the ongoing military search campaign in the West Bank,”Israel is violating international children’s rights agreements by detaining Palestinian minors, trying to cover up these violations withstory of three missing settlers,

Israel threatens Syria with more attacks-Video

June 24th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://presstv.com/detail/2014/06/24/368369/israel-threatens-syria-with-more-attacks/

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has threatened that Israel would carry out more assaults against Syria, following recent airstrikes and shelling against targets inside the Arab country. Netanyahu said on Monday that Israel would respond with even tougher force if Syria retaliates.

Iran transfers 88 Russian Sukhoi fighter planes to Iraq

June 24th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://www.blacklistednews.com/Iran_transfers_88_Russian_Sukhoi_fighter_planes_to_Iraq/36152/0/0/0/Y/M.html

88 Russian Sukhoi fighter planes arrived at the Imam Ali military base in Nasiriyah, Dhi Qar. which were held by the Republic of Iran for more than 20 years. Aircraft will be equipped with sophisticated weapons;will take part in fighting against Islamic State in Iraq and Levant.”

Thousands more join Iraq army to fight against ISIL-Video

June 24th, 2014
Categories: World, Middle East, War, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/24/368458/many-more-iraqis-join-fight-against-isil/

Large number of Iraqi volunteers have rushed to military recruitment centers to join battle against militants from Islamic State of Iraq and Levant (ISIL). Security officials in Basra say up to 100000 people in the province have registered to fight alongside government troops.

Hamas refutes Israeli claims over abduction of teenagers-Video

June 24th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Palestine, Zionism, Middle East, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/24/368449/hamas-refutes-israels-baseless-claims/

Palestinian Islamic resistance movement Hamas rejects as baseless Israel’s claim that the movement is involved in the alleged abduction of three Israeli youths in the West Bank. Hamas Political Bureau Chief Khaled Meshaal says the resistance movement has no information about the Israelis.

Iraq grants US Special Forces 'acceptable assurances' on immunity

June 24th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/168060-obama-immunity-forces-iraq/

Defense Department has yet to receive in writing immunity agreements for troops, but "Iraq has provided acceptable assurances" for 300 Special Forces troops President Obama announced he would send to Iraq. US advisors subject to the Uniform Code of Military Justice, not Iraqi law.

Unknown planes bomb ISIS positions in N. Iraq, Pentagon denies it’s US

June 24th, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, War, Iraq

Link: http://rt.com/news/168176-iraq-isis-planes-bomb/

Unidentified bombers have reportedly launched an air strike on ISIS positions in the northern Iraqi city of al-Qaim. Iraqi television has claimed they are US planes, but the Pentagon has denied responsibility. Saudi Al-Arabiya network claims that the raid was carried out by Syria. 20 died 25 more injured.

Syria has slams Israel deadly attacks in Golan Heights-Video

June 23rd, 2014
Categories: News, World, Zionism, Middle East, War, Politics, Police State

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/23/368327/syria-slams-israel-deadly-attacks/

Syria has slammed Israel’s deadly attacks on its military targets from the air and the ground as a “blatant violation” of its territory, urging the United Nations to condemn the aggression. Israeli aircraft targeted the Syrian army positions, while its tanks hit government targets in the Golan Heights region.

Most Americans say Iraq war wasn’t worth costs-Video

June 23rd, 2014
Categories: News, World, Middle East, Politics, Iraq

Link: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2014/06/24/368359/us-poll-iraq-war-wasnt-worth-costs/

Most Americans believe that the Iraq war was not worth the costs, a new survey has found. CBS News/New York Times poll found on Monday that only 18 percent of Americans think the result of the war in Iraq was worth the loss of American lives and other costs of attacking the Arab country in 2003.

<< 1 ... 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 ... 64 >>

News Share this page submit to reddit

Your donation helps provide a place for people to speak out.
Not tax deductible. editor@thepeoplesvoice.org

Search

Search the Site Search the Internet
June 2015
Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
 << <   > >>
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        

Referred by Liberty
Just Foreign Policy Iraqi Death Estimator

XML Feeds

Thepeoplesvoice.org is conducting a fund drive. We need your help. This is one of a handful of sites that provides people with a place to speak out. We post news, videos, take action issues, book reviews, past news items, and send out a weekly newsletter. We have no agenda, no special interest. We are dedicated to positive change through an informed public. If you find the contents of the site useful and entertaining please consider making a donation. (Not tax deductible)

Sincerely, editor@thepeoplesvoice.org


powered by b2evolution free blog software
FAIR USE NOTICE: This site contains copyrighted articles and information about environmental, political, human rights, economic, democratic, scientific, and social justice issues, etc. This news and information is displayed without profit for educational purposes, in accordance with, Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 of the US Copyright Law. Thepeoplesvoice.org is a non-advocacy internet web site, edited by non-affiliated U.S. citizens. editor