India and Israel: Where War is a “Legitimate” Campaigning Strategy
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India and Israel: Where War is a “Legitimate” Campaigning Strategy

In a fair world, the contemporary leadership of India and Israel would understand the mistakes of the past and try to rectify the occupation of Kashmir and the occupation of Palestine. But back in the real world, both India and Israel thrive on perpetuating a cycle of violence against the occupied while spinning a narrative…

Four Years On, Yemen has Become the Vietnam of Our Generation
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Four Years On, Yemen has Become the Vietnam of Our Generation

Today marks the start of the fifth year of the Anglo-American bombing campaign against Yemen, the poorest country in the Arab world. Since then, the war has been as devastating as it has been futile. While it was supposed to defeat the rebel Houthi movement, today most of the major population centres remain under Houthi control,…

Trump Recognizes Israeli Annexation of Golan Heights: Green Light for Global War
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Trump Recognizes Israeli Annexation of Golan Heights: Green Light for Global War

The hastily completed White House ceremony in which President Donald Trump signed a decree granting official US recognition to Israel’s illegal annexation of Syria’s Golan Heights is an act which, on its surface, appears to change few facts on the ground in the Middle East. No one should underestimate, however, its far-reaching global implications. In…

Egypt’s $2 Billion Su-35 Deal will Secure the Sinai and Offshore Gas Reserves
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Egypt’s $2 Billion Su-35 Deal will Secure the Sinai and Offshore Gas Reserves

Russia sealed a $2 billion fighter jet deal with Egypt. According to RT, the Arab Republic will purchase “more than 20 Russian Su-35 multi-role air-defense fighters and air-launched weapons”, which continues the recent trend of Russia and Egypt working to restore their Soviet-era strategic relations. President Sisi, who came to power after deposing his Muslim…