The “IAF’s” Use of Civilian Airliners as “Shields” Raises a Few Questions
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The “IAF’s” Use of Civilian Airliners as “Shields” Raises a Few Questions

It’s shameful that the “Israeli Air Force” used civilian airliners as “shields” for carrying out its Christmas attack against Syria, but this irresponsibly dangerous maneuver also raises some questions about a few narratives that were previously taken for granted.  No one can put forth any argument morally justifying the “Israeli Air Force’s” (“IAF”) shameful act…

Bangladesh Is Using Pakistan as a Bogeyman to Delegitimize Popular Protests
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Bangladesh Is Using Pakistan as a Bogeyman to Delegitimize Popular Protests

Bangladesh’s claim to have busted a secret ISI operation to fund the BNP opposition party should be taken with a grain of salt because the country’s pro-Indian ruling party has an interest in using Pakistan as a bogeyman to delegitimize popular protests and distract from the organic Hybrid War tensions that the state itself is…

Mohammed bin Salman’s Fall from Grace is the Start of a Much Bigger Crisis
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Mohammed bin Salman’s Fall from Grace is the Start of a Much Bigger Crisis

The words that were to seal Jamal Khashoggi’s fate are of no consequence. At the time, Khashoggi himself was unconscious of the danger he was putting himself in. It was 15 November, 2016. Trump had just been elected president and a Washington think tank was trawling the opinions of journalists and analysts around the Middle…