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Karar Hashmi: Foreign Powers To Create Shia-Sunni Dispute In Afghanistan, Pakistan

Support SouthFront The sociopolitical activist and seminarian at Qom from central Kashmir Ganderbal Agha Syed Karar Hashmi “Wipeout all terrorist groups in Afghanistan & Pakistan or empower Shias with arms to make their own...

Major Fire Broke Out At Syria’s Oil Refinery: Israel & Militants Suspected (Photos)

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image. On May 9, a fire broke out at Homs oil refinery in central Syria as a result of what was described as an “accident” by local officials. According...

ISIS Executed Tribal Fighters In Egypt, Intelligence Operatives In Iraq (18+ Video, Photo)

Support SouthFrontFile image. ISIS terrorists has executed four men in Egypt and Iraq after accusing them of fighting or spying for their respective countries. On May 7, the terrorist group’s news agency, Amaq, released...

Massacre In Kabul: At Least 40 Killed In Girl School Bombing (Video)

Support SouthFrontScreen grab from TOLO News video. At least 40 people were killed on May 8 when three explosions rocked the Sayed ul Shuhada school to the west of the Afghan capital Kabul. The...

Massive Fire Broke Out Near Key Iranian Nuclear Reactor, Major Oil Export Port (Video)

Support SouthFrontScreen grab from one of the fire videos. Late on May 7, a massive fire broke out in the Iranian city of Bushehr, where a nuclear plant, an oil port and a military...

Sinai Insurgency: ISIS Damaged Four Armored Vehicles, Bulldozers In Recent Clashes

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image. On May 7, ISIS announced that its fighters had thwarted an advance attempt by the Egyptian military in the Sinai Peninsula.The attack took place on April 29, according...

Spending More On Nukes: STRATCOM’s Nuclear Death Wish

Support SouthFrontIllustrartive image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. Being sufficiently able at your job is a good thing.  But beware the trappings of zeal.  When it comes to the business of retaining an inventory...

ISIS Claimed Responsibility For Recent Attack On Iraqi Oil Field (Videos, Photos)

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image. ISIS have claimed responsibility for a recent attack which targeted the Bai Hasan oil field in the northern Iraqi province of Kirkuk. During the daring attack, which took...

Minds launches end-to-encrypted messaging app Minds Chat

The creators of the alternative social network Minds have launched a new feature-rich, decentralized, end-to-end encrypted messaging app – Minds Chat. “This product is a major milestone for Minds and takes us all a...

Going To Court: The EU Sues AstraZeneca

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. It has been a relationship of characterised by bitterness and misunderstanding.  It began with a poorly negotiated agreement – poor, that is, from the European Union...

Video Of French Journalist Abducted By Al-Qaeda In Mali Surfaced Online

Support SouthFrontOlivier Dubois as seen in the recently released video. On May 5th, a video showing French Journalist Olivier Dubois, who went missing last month while working in Mali’s northern city of Gao, surfaced...

Terrorist Attack On Large Iraqi Oil Field Leaves Four Dead & Wounded

Support SouthFrontA flame rises from a chimney at Taq Taq oil field in Arbil, in Iraq’s Kurdistan region, August 16, 2014. Picture taken August 16, 2014. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari Early on May 5, unidentified militants...

Second Base Hosting US Troops In Iraq Suffered Rocket Attack In 24 Hours

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image On April 3, the Balad Air Base in Salah al-Din province that houses Iraqi forces and US contractors was targeted by rocket attack. Representatives of the US Defense...

Rocket Attack Hit US Camp Victory In Baghdad

Support SouthFrontIllustrative Image The US Camp Victory in Iraq came under rocket fire late on April 2. Two rockets hit the site near Baghdad airport. The third shell was reportedly intercepted by the C-RAM...

Quibbling Over Cruelties: Human Rights Watch, Israel and Apartheid

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image: אי־אף־פי Written by Dr. Binoy Kampmark. Criticism of Israel’s policies towards Palestinians has always induced a defensive rage from its defenders and advocates.   A Threshold Crossed, a report by Human Rights...

Iraqi ‘Resistance’ Fighters Blew Up At Least 8 US Supply Convoys This Week

Support SouthFrontFile image. On May 2, two convoys moving logistic supplies and equipment for the US-led coalition in Iraq’s central and southern regions came under attack. The first convoy was targeted near the city...

Forgetting Citizenship: Australia Suspends Flights from India

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image Written by Binoy Kampmark. As India is being devastated by COVID-19 cases that have now passed a daily rate of 400,000, affluent and callous Australia has taken the decision to suspend...

Umm Batnah Crisis: Syrian Army Eased Siege On Town Amid Talks With Locals

Support SouthFrontIllustrative image The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) has eased its siege on the town of Umm Batnah in al-Quneitra amid ongoing talks with the locals to reach a reconciliation agreement, the Syrian Observatory...

Explosions Hit Large Chemical Plant In Iran’s Qom (Videos)

Support SouthFrontScreen grab from a video shared by the Fars News Agency. On May 2, a large chemical plant located near the city of Qom in central Iran caught on fire, according to the...

Repeated Mortar Attacks By ISIS Reveal Security Vulnerabilities In Iraq’s Kirkuk (Photos)

Support SouthFrontClick to see full-size image. On May 1, ISIS cells shelled a base of the Iraqi military in the area of al-Zarkah in the northern province of Kirkuk with five mortar rounds.The terrorist...