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Stop Arming The Arms Fair Starts Here

UK weapons are being used in Saudi Arabia’s devastating attacks on Yemen – attacks which have killed thousands and created a humanitarian disaster. CAAT is taking legal action to stop the sales, but every day that the government refuses to … Continue reading

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Dennis Kucinich: The ‘Mother of All Bombs’ is actually the mother of all warmongering

President Donald Trump has inherited wars from both Republican and Democratic presidents who have taken us down a dangerous path in the Middle East, which has helped radicalize the region and keep us at war. President George H. W. Bush’s … Continue reading

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Seymour Hersh Says Hillary Approved Sending Libya’s Sarin to Syrian Rebels

The great investigative journalist Seymour Hersh, in two previous articles in the London Review of Books («Whose Sarin?» and «The Red Line and the Rat Line») has reported that the Obama Administration falsely blamed the government of Syria’s Bashar al-Assad for the sarin gas attack … Continue reading

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Met police look at allegations of Saudi war crimes in Yemen

Scotland Yard’s move risks sparking diplomatic row as Theresa May prepares to visit Arab state to talk up closer trade links. A destroyed school in Yemen, where the Saudi-led coalition has been accused of killing thousands of civilians. Photograph: Ahmad … Continue reading

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CIA Created ISIS — Video – Assange Drops Bombshell on WikiLeaks Release of 500K US Cables

The founder of the transparency organisation WikiLeaks released a statement (28/11/2016) upon the release of over 500,000 diplomatic cables dating back to 1979, which succinctly reveals how the CIA was essentially responsible for creating the Islamic State (ISIS) terror group. … Continue reading

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31 Somali refugees killed, 25 injured in Yemen airstrike

An airstrike in Yemen has struck a boat in the Red Sea, killing 31 Somali refugees and wounding 25 others, according to a United Nations agency and medical official. Bodies of Somali refugees, killed in an attack by a helicopter … Continue reading

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Dennis Kucinich: Why are we at war in Syria?

The United States government is now at war in Syria, with nearly 1,000 combat-ready U.S. troops providing artillery and air support in the north. We have put our troops in an impossible and perilous position, with enemies on all sides. … Continue reading

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Former Mossad chief Halevy admits Israel supported ISIS in Syria to weaken Russia

In an interview with the Qatar-based news network Al Jazeera, Efraim Halevy, the former head of Mossad confirmed what many in the Middle East and around the world already surmised: that Israel provided “tactical” assistance to Jabhat al-Nusra, the Syrian affiliate of Al … Continue reading

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RAF trained air force accused of war crimes in Yemen

The UK trained an air force at the centre of war crime allegations in Yemen how to carry out airstrikes with smart bombs, according to official documents. Evidence submitted during a legal case into UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia … Continue reading

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Does UK’s lucrative arms trade come at the cost of political repression?

Exports to repressive regimes are under scrutiny in the high court, raising doubts about claims they are tightly controlled. Yemeni rescue workers in the rubble of a funeral hall following airstrikes by the Saudi-led coalition on Sanaa. Photograph: Mohammed Huwais/AFP/Getty … Continue reading

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