Tag Archive: Middle East


The three amigos, Senators John McCain, Joe Lieberman and Lindsey Graham have been building up the rhetoric when it comes to the US going to war with Iran. But when you take a closer look, these same characters have a history of befriending dictators before the US overthrows them. It is easy to confuse pro-war with pro-democracy lately and Ben Barber, journalist and photographer for McClatchy Newspapers, helps take a closer looker at differentiating the two.

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Agents with Israel‘s spy agency have posed as CIA agents in operations to recruit members of the Pakistani group Jundallah, according to a report in Foreign Policy magazine.

Using US dollars and passports, the agents passed themselves off as members of the US’ Central Intelligence Agency in the operations, according to memos from 2007 and 2008, said the report which was published on Friday

This shows clearly why the U.S. must attack Iran. Even former Vice President the Dick Cheney was saying many years ago that it was necessary and now the hype is building again. These people have it in for us and must be destroyed.  But in reality, we are being lied to, manipulated, into yet another war.

After winning membership to UNESCO, Palestinians welcome the flying of their flag at the UN cultural agency’s building in Paris, but Israel says the move will not help the peace process.

Yemen‘s President agreed Wednesday to step down after 33 years in power. Saleh says he will cooperate with his country’s new proposed unity government after he signed an agreement to transfer power to his vice president. (Nov. 23)