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EU: Stop Arm Sales to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Saud Arabia, Yemen, Middle East, violence, war, weapons, humanitarian crisis, petitions )

Freya
- 735 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
They bomb schools, hospitals, even wedding parties. What Saudi Arabia is doing in Yemen is disgusting - and they're doing it with weapons they buy from Europe, the US, and Canada. But in just a few days we can stem the flow of weapons to the Saudis.
Why Western Warmongers Create One Disaster After Another in the Mideast
World  (tags: wars, empires, Middle East, intervention, military )

Freya
- 742 days ago - alternet.org
The wars in Libya, Iraq and Afghanistan failed because short-sighted Western interests trumped the needs of the people.
Break The Silence And Break the Sieges - Petition
World  (tags: break the silence, break the sieges, petition, resistance, starvation, war, middle east, Syria )

Sheryl
- 745 days ago - breakthesieges.org
A million people are being systematically starved as a weapon of war and nobody knows about it. This is their story of resistance.
WWIII The New Axis Of Evil
World  (tags: WWIII, humanity, middle east, Turkey, Iran, Israel, Syria, United States, UK, Lebanon, Qatar, Russia, Germany, France, Iraq, Saudi Arabia )

Sheryl
- 750 days ago - stormcloudsgathering.com
The concept that humanity is teetering on the edge of third world war is no longer the domain of the lunatic fringe. Those of you who have been paying attention know that in reality, the war is already underway. Watch it or read article both are the same
Why Israel Has Silenced the 1948 Story of Nazareths Survival
World  (tags: Nakba, Nazareth, Palestine, ethnic cleansing of Palestine, human rights abuses, Ilan Pappe, Jonathan Cook, history, Rama, israel, Ben Gurion, Palestinian, refugees, world, Middle East, Muslim Palestinians, Christian Palestinians, Galilee, ocupation, news )

Fly
- 767 days ago - jonathan-cook.net
A rarely told story of the 1948 war that founded Israel concerns Nazareths survival. It is the only Palestinian city
An Idiots Guide to Why They Hate Us
World  (tags: Middle East, Imperialistic, bombs, drone war, Jihadism, US Terrorism, George W. Bush, President Obama, Donald Trump, Noam Chomsky, Paris, San Bernardino )

Sheryl
- 783 days ago - counterpunch.org
It takes prodigious effort to maintain an air of innocence about San Bernardino and Paris, because no one who claims to be informed can plead ignorance of the long history of U.S. and Western imperialism in the Muslim world.
Saudi Arabia U.S. Ally Set to Behead Third Teenager for Attending a Protest
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Abdullah al-Zaher, Obama Administration, Shia, Middle East, Sunni Islamic extremism, weapons, beheading teenager, protesters, fountainhead )

Sheryl
- 791 days ago - salon.com
The Saudi regime has been described as the fountainhead of Sunni Islamic extremism. The Obama administration has done more than $100 billion in arms deals with the Saudi regime in the past five years. Saudi regime used the weapons to arm extremist groups
Scottish Mum Is Viral Hit After Syria Letter to Cameron and Corbyn
World  (tags: Britain, Middle East, News & Analysis, UK, United Kingdom, World | Tagged Angela Kerrigan, Angela Kerrigan's post to the politician, Bombing Syria, Bristish Prime Minister David Cameron, Britian, British bombing of Syria., Daesh, David Cam )

Elias
- 804 days ago - bit.ly
Dear David Cameron, This is my beautiful daughter, she is almost three years old. I'm sitting tonight watching you debate the prospect of bombing Syria. You claim that it is to protect every man woman and child in this country from extremist.
Stop the $1.29 Billion Arms Sale to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: war, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, petitions )

Freya
- 805 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Since March 2015, Saudi Arabia has led an airstrike campaign in Yemen that frequently targets residential neighborhoods and civil infrastructure, resulting in thousands of civilian deaths.
Stop Arming War Criminals
World  (tags: weapons, arms, military, Middle East, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, refugees, war crimes, petitions )

Freya
- 840 days ago - forcechange.com
Weapons provided by the United States to Saudi Arabia-led coalitions have been used to commit war crimes in Yemen, according to Amnesty International. The U.S. backed Saudi forces have declared cities filled with tens of thousands of Yemeni civilians...
Muhammad Insult Prompts Police Tisha B'Av Alert on Temple Mount
World  (tags: Middle East, Palestine, Israel, Jerusalem, Temple Mount, Dome of the Rock, Al Aqsa Mosque, extremist settlers, racist insult, Islam, Temple Mount and Land of Israel Faithful, provocation, Tisha B'Av )

Evelyn
- 938 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Risk of violence high due to an extremist settler march to occupy Temple Mount Sunday 26th. Police fear clashes could break out following tensions surrounding a video filmed Thursday in which a Jewish woman is seen calling the Muslim prophet a "pig."
Provocation By Extremist Settlers : 2015 Tisha B'Av March to the Temple Mount - Including Al Aqsa Mosque
World  (tags: Middle East, Palestine, Israel, Jerusalem, Temple Mount, Dome of the Rock, Al Aqsa Mosque, extremist settlers, Islam, Temple Mount and Land of Israel Faithful, provocation, Tisha B'Av )

Evelyn
- 939 days ago - templemountfaithful.org
Sunday 26 July extremist settlers plan a march on the Temple Mount in occupied East Jerusalem to occupy the Al Aqsa compound and area around. Their aim: to eliminate the Dome of the Rock site holy to Muslims and take control of area. See comment below
Israel and Saudi Arabia Present United Front Over Iran Deal Video
World  (tags: Middle East, nuclear deal, Iran, enriched uranium, Obama deal )

Beatrice
- 947 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The nuclear deal with Iran caused fury in Israel and consternation around the region at the likely increase in influence and resources of a newly enriched Iran. Most telling was the loudest expression of support. "I am happy that the Islamic Republic
The Forgotten War - A Year Since Gaza
World  (tags: Israel, Gaza, Forgotten War, Haaretz, the next Gaza war, Human Rights, Conflict, Middle East )

Eleonora
- 962 days ago - p4trc.emv2.com
One year after Operation Protective Edge, Haaretz sends its top writers to examine what has changed since the 50-day conflict between Israel and Hamas, and to ask whether âEUR" or when âEUR" the next war will erupt.
Stuck in Area A: How We Were Duped Into Disowning the Palestinians
World  (tags: Middle East, Palestine, Palestinian refugees, West Bank occupation, Area A, Area B, Area C, Gaza, settlements, control, Oslo )

Evelyn
- 1019 days ago - palestinechronicle.com
While Israel sees the entirety of Palestine as its geographic domain, and the whole Middle East region as its political and security domains, Abbas is merrily stuck in Area A - 3% of the West Bank and less than 1% of the total size of historic Palestine

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