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U.S. Military Has 99 Problems And Directed-Energy Is One

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U.S. Still Servicing Saudi Warplanes That Are Bombing Yemen

(ANTIWAR.COM) — The Biden administration has finally clarified the extent to which it is still supporting Saudi Arabia’s military in Yemen. In comments to Vox, Pentagon officials admitted that the US is still maintaining Saudi Arabia’s warplanes...

Yemen: 'Houthis have seen no formal initiative from Saudi Arabia'

Muhammad Ali Al-Houthi has said that the Ansar Allah Movement, better known as the Houthis, have not received any written, formal peace initiative from Saudi Arabia. He insisted that as and when such an...

Bin Salman embarks on huge spending spree to transform Saudi economy

Saudi Arabia will spend more in the next ten years than it has spent over the past 300 years since the First Saudi State was created in 1744, the Kingdom's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin...

Yemen: UN observers withdraw money-laundering allegations

Independent UN sanctions observers have withdrawn their allegations that the Yemeni government is guilty of money laundering and corruption, which had "adversely affected access to adequate food supplies" in a country on the brink...

Rights group slams official Lebanese response to Tripoli protests

Human Rights Watch criticised the Lebanese authorities on Tuesday for their response to protesters in the northern city of Tripoli at the end of January."Lebanese military intelligence agents forcibly disappeared and allegedly tortured detainees...

The Palestine Book Awards and resisting the falsification of history

The gap between the Arab people and their governments has never been greater and deeper than what we are currently experiencing regarding Palestine. At a time when some governments have rushed to declare their...

PLO says no to elections without Jerusalem

An Executive Member of the Central Committee of the Palestine Liberation Organisation called on Tuesday for the international community to bear the consequences of Israel's possible refusal to allow Palestinians in Jerusalem to participate...

Saudi Arabia seeks to overcome differences with other states

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman called Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday to wish him a speedy recovery from Covid-19 and discuss mutual relations, the Saudi Press Agency has reported. Khan...

Majd Barbar released after 20 years in jail, re-arrested by Israel

Friends and family of Majd Barbar are cheerfully welcoming him back March 31, 2021 at 12:27 pm READ: Israel re-arrests previously jailed Palestinian-Belgian man Show Comments Related #disqus_thread{display:block;float:left;position:relative;margin:0 auto 100px auto;height:auto;width:100%;clear:both}#disqus_thread:after{display:none!important}a.disqus_btn_load{display:block;background:#cb0000;max-width:250px;margin:25px auto;padding:15px 25px;clear:both;text-align:center;color:#fff;font-size:115%;border-radius:4px;-webkit-border-radius:4px;text-transform:uppercase;-webkit-transition:all 350ms...

Egypt, Jordan, Iraq ministers agree to cooperate in combatting terrorism 

The foreign ministers of Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq have agreed to enhance joint efforts to combat terrorism, pursue a political solution to the Syrian crisis, and coordinate political positions to solve regional crises, including...

Syrian man murders teen employee for showing up late to work

A Syrian store owner in the northern governorate of Aleppo has killed his 15-year-old employee for showing up late to work, the Syrian ministry of interior revealed.The Syrian ministry said in a statement on...

Iran defends 25-year cooperation agreement with China 

An Iranian government spokesman defended on Tuesday the signing of a 25-year cooperation agreement between Iran and China, saying the agreement is not directed against any third country.The Iranian government spokesman, Ali Rabiei, said...

MEMO in conversation with Susan Abulhawa

As we mark 10 years since the launch of the Palestine Book Awards, join us for a live conversation with Palestinian novelist and poet Susan Abulhawa to discuss her novel 'Against the Loveless World',...

Human Rights Watch calls on Jordan not to deport Yemeni asylum seekers

Human Rights Watch on Tuesday called on Jordan not to deport Yemeni asylum seekers, warning that forcible deportation exposes them to "harm in Yemen."The rights watchdog said in a statement that "the Jordanian authorities...

Hamas insists on rebuilding PLO and liberating Palestine

Head of Hamas' political bureau, Ismail Haniyeh, said on Tuesday that his movement insists on rebuilding the Palestine Liberation Organisation (PLO).During a speech he delivered to the Second International Student Conference, Haniyeh said: "We...

What was David Cameron thinking when he holidayed with Bin Salman post-Khashoggi murder?

Sensationally, it has emerged that former British Prime Minister David Cameron went on a desert camping holiday with Mohammed Bin Salman despite Western intelligence agencies naming the Saudi Crown Prince as being the man...

Syria's Assad says traders profiting from currency crash will be punished

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Tuesday that traders profiting from the collapse of the Syrian pound, which hit an all-time low this month, would be punished.Is Assad ruining Syria's economy? – Cartoon [Sabaaneh/MiddleEastMonitor]The...

Coalition says fight against Daesh will continue

The coalition to defeat the Daesh met virtually on Tuesday and reaffirmed the determination to continue the fight against the terror group, Anadolu Agency reported.The Foreign Ministers of the Global Coalition to Defeat Daesh...

UN seeks $10 bn for Syrians as humanitarian needs soar

The United Nations urged international donors to pledge up to $10 billion on Tuesday to help Syrians fleeing a decade of civil war in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, saying that the need...