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  • The Saudi-led, US-backed assault on Yemen, now entering its sixth month, continues to take a devastating toll on the country’s civilian population. At least 36… [Continue Reading]

    Saudi Arabia and UAE prepare for major US-backed ground offensive in Yemen – World Socialist Web Site
  • Carter, who turned 90 last year, worked hard to regain that kind of admiration. His single term in Washington ended in 1981 in one of… [Continue Reading]

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  • It points to Israel’s long history of violating the human rights of the Palestinians, starting with the ethnic cleansing of 750,000 Palestinians in 1947-48 that… [Continue Reading]

    UE Becomes First National U.S. Union to Endorse BDS | Portside
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  • Personal data protection is not taken seriously enough and many people just don’t understand that government surveillance programs are a massive infringement on their freedom.… [Continue Reading]

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  • Giulio Haas, the Swiss envoy to Iran, showed the image during a speech to hundreds of Swiss and Iranian business people at a Zurich hotel… [Continue Reading]

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  • Egyptian Canadians Condemn Today’s Verdict Against Mohamed Fahmy and Other Al Jazeera Journalists – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – (Ottawa, August 29, 2015) The Egyptian Canadian… [Continue Reading]

    Egyptian Canadians Condemn Today’s Verdict Against Mohamed Fahmy and Other Al Jazeera Journalists
  • more than 262 Egyptians have died in police custody since the 3rd of July 2013 military coup, Source: Three Egyptian detainees die within two days… [Continue Reading]

    Three Egyptian detainees die within two days due to medical neglect – Arab Organisation for Human Rights in UK