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The dying in Syria rests on the conscience of the West

Alon Ben-Meir

President Trump’s characterization of the US attack on specific Syrian chemical storage and research facilities as “mission accomplished” is technically accurate, as the intended targets were in fact destroyed. But declaring mission accomplished in the context of the continuing unfolding tragedy being inflicted on the Syrian people is cynical and …

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American brand of democracy: Quelle démocratie?

Bashar enjoys the support of 80% of his people. What biz it is of the US to impose its brand of democracy on others? This is a ploy to commit genocide and plunder the resources of these countries. Watch youtube where that idiot GWB offers Putin help for introducing democracy …

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The rebuilding of Pakistan – a thought at best!

Pakistan’s like-minded Technocrats, appear thunderstruck with realities on the ground and ‘the Charge of the light Brigade’! They have a solution though, if only somebody would very kindly listen. “The Charge of the Light Brigade’ is that of the politicians who are mired in corruption, nepotism, looting and plundering of …

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Super powers chessboard contest – II

Russia used Iran as a base from which to launch air strikes against Syrian militants for the first time on 15 August 2016, widening its air campaign in Syria and deepening its involvement in the Middle East. (Reuters 16th August 2016) In a move underscoring Moscow’s increasingly close ties with …

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If the public wants an open press conference

Like many politicians, leaving aside Sheikh Rashid, Nawaz Shareef does not enjoy giving press conferences, and of late he has decided not to bother; though its domain of the Ex-Information Minister Parvez Rashid, and the present state minister for information Madam Maryam, but their low capability, non serious behavior, irrational …

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