Monthly Archives: October 2015

No need to wait for Chilcot: The Iraq Inquiry report has been leaked

Here’s the evidence that Tony Blair lied to us about an illegal war in which 179 UK soldiers and hundreds of thousands of Iraqis died. TWO WEEKS ago I found myself in conversation with Dr Hans Blix, head of the … Continue reading

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Chilcot Inquiry: A Disgraceful Deception Of Parliament

Tony Blair lied about Iraq but MPs should have scrutinised government assertions by demanding evidence, writes DAVID Lowry DESPITE many press articles none have really understood the problem with Tony Blair’s purported apology over last weekend on CNN television in … Continue reading

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Vladimir Putin says Russia will fight for the right of Palestinians to their own state

Russian President tells Arab League his country will fight to establish an independent Palestine with a capital in East Jerusalem Vladimir Putin has said Russia will fight for an independent Palestinian state, and called for the issues of the Middle … Continue reading

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US ground ops in Syria ‘illegal’, may lead to ‘unpredictable’ consequences

The consequences of potential US ground operations in Syria would be unpredictable, the head of Russia’s parliamentary committee on foreign affairs told RT. He added that claims Russian airstrikes have targeted civilians are part of ongoing information war. “If there … Continue reading

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China ‘not frightened of war with US’ – Chinese media after Spratly Islands destroyer incident

The presence of the USS Lassen near the disputed Spratly Islands is a “political show” to be dealt with calmly, China’s nationalistic Global Times wrote, stressing the country “is unwilling but not frightened to fight a war with the US … Continue reading

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Another Saudi Prince Arrested, This Time for Smuggling 2 Tons of Drugs for ISIS Fighters

Saudi prince arrested on private plane with 2 tons of drugs Lebanese security forces are interrogating a Saudi prince on charges of carrying drugs on his private plane after they allegedly retrieved 2 tons of narcotics from the aircraft, local … Continue reading

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Now Afghanistan Asking Russia for Help Due to ‘Failed American Leadership’

US President Barack Obama’s policy failed to restore Afghanistan and protect it from terrorists, US Senator John McCain said. This is why the Afghan government is now asking Russia for military assistance. The Afghan government is reaching out to Russia for military … Continue reading

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The British Armed Forces need to stop targeting and recruiting children

Soldiers aged between 16 and 18 are twice as likely to die on the battlefield once they’re adults, and have a much higher suicide rate than the average for their age. The UK is one of only 19 countries in … Continue reading

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Saudi Arabia hits hospital run by Doctors without Borders in Yemen

Doctors without Borders (MSF) says a hospital run by the international medical group in Yemen has been hit by Saudi airstrikes. “MSF facility in Saada [sic] Yemen was hit by several airstrikes last night with patients and staff inside the … Continue reading

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Rather remarkably Yemeni forces have just destroyed a THIRD Saudi warship

Yemeni Forces Destroy Another Saudi Warship TEHRAN (FNA)- Saudi Arabia’s navy vessels retreated from Yemen’s coastal waters after the Yemeni army and popular forces targeted and destroyed a Saudi warship in the waters near Bab al-Mandab Strait, the third Saudi … Continue reading

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