Opinion: Yemen’s Forgotten Children

Source: Morning Star With Christmas and new year centred around children, how many of us have given a thought over the holiday season to the children of Yemen — and how much of the general public knows of Britain’s role in their suffering,…
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In Response to US Interventionism, Iran Holds Military Drill near Strategic Strait of Hormuz

Iran’s military on Friday kicked off its annual drill in the coastal area of the Gulf of Oman and near the strategic Strait of Hormuz, state TV reported. The strait is located at the mouth of the Persian Gulf and is crucial to global…
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UK backed ‘whacking’ bin Laden months before 9/11 attacks

The UK was in favor of “whacking” Osama Bin Laden months before the attacks of September 11, 2001, newly released confidential government documents from that time reveal. The comments were made in December 2000 by Sir John…
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Palestinians urge world to ‘reject any dealings’ with new Netanyahu government

The Palestinian Authority called for an international boycott of Israel’s new government over its hardline, right-wing agenda, saying it poses “an existential threat to the Palestinian people.” “The State of Palestine rejects the…
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U.S. invaded Afghanistan in attempt to restrict regional neighbors: Envoy

Despite claiming to be fighting terrorism, an Iranian diplomat asserted that Washington's primary motivation for invading Afghanistan was to restrain the neighbors of the Asian nation. Speaking with Al-Alam TV on Friday, Hassan Kazemi Qomi,…
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U.S. says nearly 700 ISIS suspected operatives killed in Syria and Iraq in 2022

American forces and their allies killed a total of 686 ISIS suspects operating in Syria and Iraq this year, the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) said Thursday. Driving the news: U.S. and coalition forces have successfully targeted…
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In act of piracy, Saudi Arabia seizes 4 fuel ships bound for Yemen’s Hudaydah

The Yemen Petroleum Company (YPC) says the Saudi-led coalition has confiscated 4 fuel ships and prevented them from reaching the Red Sea port of Hudaydah, a lifeline for millions of Yemenis which has been tightly…
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UN seeks ICJ opinion on Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestine

The United Nations General Assembly has passed a resolution calling on the International Court of Justice (ICJ) to give an opinion on the legal consequences of Israel’s illegal occupation of Palestinian territories. The General…
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Syria, Iraq, where US invaded both, ‘most dangerous’ countries for journalists

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) on Friday said it has recorded the highest death tolls of journalists in Iraq and Syria where a total of about 600 journos have been killed in the last two decades.  The RSF said that 1,668 journalists…
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Security Remains at Top of China’s Afghanistan Policy

Security concerns continue to dominate China’s policy toward Afghanistan more than a year after the United States and NATO pulled out of the Central Asian country. China has stepped in and engaged with the new Taliban government, promising…