Tehran Loses Patience With Modi Government’s Hide and Seek
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Tehran Loses Patience With Modi Government’s Hide and Seek

Historically speaking, India-Iran relationship had its ups and downs during the decades under Shah’s rule. The Lowest point was reached when during the 1965 and 1971 wars with India, Pakistani Air Force jets were stationed in Iran to gain ‘strategic depth’ vis-a-vis the IAF. However, after the 1979 Islamic revolution, Iran adopted an explicitly anti-Western…

Latest US Moves in Syria Reveal True Objectives of Imperialism
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Latest US Moves in Syria Reveal True Objectives of Imperialism

About two weeks ago United States President Donald Trump announced a vague commitment to largely withdraw US troops from Syria. As with many of Trump’s pronouncements the announcement had to be taken with a considerable degree of caution. What he says and what he does, or perhaps more accurately what he is permitted to do,…

The Lebanese Color Revolution Is a Defining Moment for the Resistance
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The Lebanese Color Revolution Is a Defining Moment for the Resistance

What originally began as an expression of legitimate outrage at the Mideast country’s dysfunctional government and endemic corruption quickly transformed into a Color Revolution aimed at carrying out regime change in Lebanon through the removal of Hezbollah from its government, the threat of which makes this a defining moment for the Resistance because its supporters’…

Trump Accepts Israeli ‘Realities on Ground’ – Realities Funded by His Administration
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Trump Accepts Israeli ‘Realities on Ground’ – Realities Funded by His Administration

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo this week announced yet another radical shift in Washington’s policy towards the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, by way of saying that the United States “was accepting realities on the ground”. What the mendacious and cynical Pompeo omits to add is that the Trump administration has been dramatically fueling the change in…

End of Stand-Off at the Hong Kong Polytechnic Marks the Beginning of the End of China’s Patience
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End of Stand-Off at the Hong Kong Polytechnic Marks the Beginning of the End of China’s Patience

In my experience of the regime change operations in East and Central Europe in the early 1990s, the creation of zones described as “democracy” or “anti-communist zones” by the insurgents was usually the beginning of the end game. Normally the zones would be in the center of the capital cities, handy for the foreign news…