21WIRE + WP | Along with political turmoil, a surge in militant attacks has hurt tourism in the region.
21st Century Wire | CNN would be jealous. Don’t expect Al Jazeera to ever air this clip again.
21WIRE + TDS | Why is Washington DC’s political elite so adamant about backing a theocratic minority government?
21WIRE + Reuters | This is Egypt 2.0, where puppet regimes have become the favoured political poison under the guidance US-Western interests.
RT | Looks like it’s back to square one for the people in Tahir Square.
RT | At least 5 ministers resigned amid anti-government protests which were joined by millions, with the military promising to deploy on Tahrir square to guard the demonstrators.
RT | Egypt’s protest movement has given the president an ultimatum to step down by Tuesday or face a mass rebellion.
Debka | Morsi preoccupied with pushing forward the three-point plan he and the Muslim Brotherhood’s supreme leader Mohammed Badie have begun implementing.
By Reem AbdellatifWhen I walk into Tahrir Square alone these days, carrying my notebook, I try to remain calm, act like I belong and move with the cascading crowds.If you seem scared or intimidated, they smell your fear.Like other female reporters, I have grown accustomed to being constantly on guard while doing my job. But […]
Washington Post | The Qatari authorities sentenced a poet to life imprisonment in November, but you won’t hear about it on Al Jazeera.
Egypt’s President has scrapped the decree that gave him sweeping new powers and effectively put him above the law of the land. But the opposition says that’s not enough
Wahington Post Anne Gearan The Israeli-Hamas conflict is putting the Obama administration at odds with two of its most important partners in the Middle East, threatening to undermine other U.S. objectives in the region at a time of political upheaval. On Monday, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey, which has frequently served as a moderate […]
Andrew McKillop | The need for any kind of energy transported across Syria’s frontiers – either oil or gas – is zero in Europe.
Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire March 20, 2012 For the past five decades, the CIA has enjoyed near total anonymity whilst operating behind a web of international shell companies and NGOs like USAID and others… Regime change is now a booming business. In the 21st century, the agency has come to rely on a much […]
Patrick Henningsen | The Arab League has shown itself to be nothing more than a passive functionary of US and NATO nation interests in the Middle East.
Patrick Henningsen | There will be no help on the way from the beacons of democracy in the west.
Patrick Henningsen | “The liberation of Libya”, to be divided up by a series of multinational companies, with US and European military contractors along for the ride.
Patrick Henningsen | Expect another civil war in Syria, with US-backed Jihadis heading in to fight Assad.
Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire September 22, 2011 It’s one thing when imperial bureaucrats in Washington call for ‘regime change’, but it’s quite another thing when the rallying cry is coming from US-installed puppet regime. In this case, we’re talking about the now fully domesticated US-puppet government of Nuri Kamal al-Maliki in Iraq, who is now calling […]
By Patrick Henningsen 21st Century Wire August 24, 2011 With globalist restructuring plans for the Middle East and North Africa looking to be nearly complete, one major hurdle remains. After a relatively easy path to victory in Tunisia and Egypt, and with the project to dismantle and re-privatise the Libyan state nearly complete, only Syria remains as the last serious contender for resistance against a […]