UN Last Hurdle before Israel can Rid Itself of the Palestinians
Opinion

UN Last Hurdle before Israel can Rid Itself of the Palestinians

Israeli and US officials are in the process of jointly pre-empting Donald Trump’s supposed “ultimate deal” to end the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. They hope to demote the Palestinian issue to a footnote in international diplomacy.  The conspiracy – a real one – was much in evidence last week during a visit to the region by Nikki…

Iraqi Kurdistan-Russia Oil Deal could have Major Implications for Region
Opinion

Iraqi Kurdistan-Russia Oil Deal could have Major Implications for Region

The Kurdistan Regional Government quietly signed a major deal June 2 with Russian oil giant Rosneft, allowing Russia its first entry to the Kurdish oil market, which was dominated by the United States and Turkey. Iraq’s central government for years has opposed the sale of Iraqi oil by the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) in northern…

Video Emerges of US Allowing ISIS Fighters to Escape Safely in Syria
Military

Video Emerges of US Allowing ISIS Fighters to Escape Safely in Syria

With numerous distractions unfolding on the newly released reality TV show that is “Keeping Up with the Trump Administration,” it may surprise readers to learn that the U.S. is using the terror group ISIS as a pawn in its depraved foreign policy. Video footage obtained by Al-Masdar appears to show convoys of ISIS fighters fleeing…