20 Israeli Officers Captured and Killed in Yemen Attacks

TEHRAN (FNA) – Some 20 Israeli officers and 63 Saudi military men and officials were killed and many others taken captive in a special military operation of Yemen’s Ansarullah movement in Amir Khalid airbase in Southern Saudi Arabia, a top security official announced on Wednesday. “The Ansarullah fighters backed by the Yemeni army hit Amir…

Saudi Arabia Releasing Al-Qaeda Prisoners for Yemen Mission

Saudi Arabia Releasing Al-Qaeda Prisoners for Yemen Mission TEHRAN (FNA)- Saudi Arabia has released large numbers of Al-Qaeda prisoners and sent them to combat missions against the Yemeni army and Ansarullah forces, a Saudi activist disclosed on Tuesday. “I have recently received a document showing that two Al-Qaeda prisoners have been released by the Saudi…

Pakistan and the situation in Yemen

On March 26, 2015, Crown Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) appealed to the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif requesting to join the coalition of Persian Gulf countries, headed by KSA against Yemen. Since March 26, 2015, the coalition air force has been dealing out airstrikes on the…

Red Cross: Saudis Still Blocking Our Aid, Yemen Crisis Worsening; Washington Increases US Bombs, Ammo Going to Saudi Tyrant

Openly US-coordinated-and-assisted terrorist attacks by Saudi dictator Salman Abdulaziz have killed hundreds of civilians in Yemen, the poorest country in the Middle East, over the past two weeks. The Red Cross continues to try to get Abdulaziz to stop blocking humanitarian aid from entering the country, sayingthe situation for civilians is catastrophic and getting worse. …

The Yemenite Children ~ Early Crimes of the Zionists Against Jews

Early Crimes of the Zionists Against Jews The Story of the Yemenite Jewish Community 1948-1952 excerpt from Genocide in the Holy Land by Rabbi Moshe Schonfeld ——————————————————————————– From 1948 to 1952 more than 50,000 Yemenite Jews were fooled by the Zionist Jewish Agency into abandoning their ancient home and way of life and instead moving…

While All Eyes Were on Ukraine, the West Hatched a Plan for Yemen

Wayne MADSEN | 10.04.2014 | 00:00 While the world’s eyes were transfixed on the events in Ukraine, with U.S. government officials and legislators making pilgrimages to Kiev to egg on the motley assortment of neo-fascists and World Bank globalists who, through civil disruption, intimidation, and violence, overthrew the democratically-elected government of President Viktor Yanukovych, the United…

Are the Saudi’s Fueling a Sunni-Shia War?

Toby Jones, a Prof. at Rutgers University specializing in Middle East history, tells Paul Jay the Saudis are committed to victory in their rivalry with Iran and use money and sectarian ideology to achieve their geo-political interests –   January 15, 2014 PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m…

The Untold Horror of Human Trafficking

Eritrean refugees protest in front of the US embassy in Tel Aviv, Israel (25 Nov 2011) demanding protection of human rights on way to Israel via Sinai desert, Egypt. Photo by: Oren Ziv/ Activestills.org (used with permission) About 30,000 people have been trafficked to Sinai, Egypt, over the last five years. Cairo-based journalist Bel Trew…

My life at Guantánamo

A detainee at the US prison explains that hunger striking is the only way left to cry out for life, freedom and dignity http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2013/07/201373145723725101.html by Moath al-Alwi Moath al-Alwi is a Yemeni national who has been in US custody since 2002. He was one of the very first prisoners moved to Guantanamo, where the US military assigned…

Thousands of Yemenis Protest Israeli Aggression against Syria

Thousands of Yemenis Protest Israeli Aggression against Syria   Thousands of Yemenis Protest Israeli Aggression against Syria TEHRAN (FNA)- Thousands of Yemeni protesters in Hajja province condemned the recent Israeli aggression against Syria. Protestors, who represented various political, social and religious forces in Yemen, saluted the Syrian Army, raising banners voicing support for the Syrians…

Who Decided? How Did the U.S. Military Get Into Africa

Less than a decade ago, the United States had almost no military presence in Africa. Be it military intervention in Mali, or the rapidly growing US bases via AFRICOM, the US continues to expand its hold on Africa through the ‘Pentagon’s New Spice Route.” The US justifies drone campaigns in Yemen and Somalia, the deployment…

The Gitmo Hunger Strike May Be the Biggest Act of Civil Disobedience in the Camp’s History

Nearly half a decade after the president vowed to close the prison, 166 men are still detained there. —By Adam Serwer http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/04/gitmo-hunger-strike-detainees-barack-obama | Wed Apr. 17, 2013 3:00 AM PDT Only the government knows the exact statistics, but four years after Barack Obama ordered the closure of the Guantanamo Bay detention camp, and eleven years…

Extrajudicial Killing: Official US Policy

By Stephen Lendman   February 08, 2013 “Information Clearing House” – Since taking office, Obama headed America toward full-blown tyranny. He enforces Bush administration police state laws. He added more of his own. He governs like a tinpot despot.   He targets free expression, dissent, whistleblowing, and other constitutional freedoms. He usurped diktat authority.   …

Personal Freedom and Human Rights 2012- Part I

Interactive International Ranking Map 2012 here Interactive International Personal Freedom Ranking here   The top 10 countries are Norway, Denmark, Sweden, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Finland, the Netherlands, Switzerland and Ireland. The bottom 10 countries are Ethiopia, Yemen, Zimbabwe, Togo, Burundi, Haiti, Chad, Afghanistan, Congo and the Central African Republic.   Jordan Jordan is not…