FOCUS | Obama Offers Egypt’s Dictator More US Weapons and Cash for His Regime

the Egyptian regime announced it was prosecuting witnesses who say they saw a police officer murder an unarmed poet and activist during a demonstration, the latest in a long line of brutal human rights abuses that includes imprisoning journalists, prosecuting LGBT citizens, and mass executions of protesters. Last June, Human Rights Watch said that Egyptian […]

Witness to air strike on Yemen refugee camp: women and children burned beyond recognition | World news | The Guardian

“They were burned, it was a very horrible image,” said the doctor after labouring to treat the wounded, including women and children, who streamed into the nearest hospital. By the end of the day there were 29 bodies in the hospital morgue. via Witness to air strike on Yemen refugee camp: women and children burned […]

 The Geopolitics Behind the War in Yemen     :    Information Clearing House – ICH

The war and ousting of President Abd-Rabbuh Manṣour Al-Hadi in Yemen are not the results of «Houthi coup» in Yemen. It is the opposite. Al-Hadi was ousted, because with Saudi and US support he tried to backtrack on the power sharing agreements he had made and return Yemen to authoritarian rule. via  The Geopolitics Behind […]