Middle East

Serj Tankian: Armenia Protests ‘Changed the Face of the Country’

Serj Tankian

May 23, 2018
Musician and activist Serj Tankian speaks with TRNN’s Ben Norton about the protest movement in Armenia, which ushered in a new government. He also criticizes the US government for refusing to recognize the Armenian Genocide.
Pompeo's Message to Iran: Submit or Suffer

Pompeo’s Message to Iran: Submit or Suffer

May 22, 2018
In announcing new demands and threats, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has made clear that the Trump administration will seek to threaten Iran into submission, says historian Eskandar Sadeghi of the University of Oxford
Freedom Flotilla Sets Sail for Gaza after The Great March of Return

Freedom Flotilla Sets Sail for Gaza after The Great March of Return

May 22, 2018

Activists Yudit Ilany and Heather Milton-Lightening explain why Israel’s blockade of Gaza must end

Asylum Seekers In Israel Confronting an Agonizing Future

Asylum Seekers In Israel Confronting an Agonizing Future

May 21, 2018

Israeli courts  deemed it legitimate for municipalities to shut off electricity and water services to African Refugees says David Sheen an independent journalist based in Dimona, Israel

Weapons Corporations Use Israel's Massacres in Gaza to Test New Technology

Arms Manufacturers Use Israel’s Massacres in Gaza to Test New Technology

May 20, 2018

As the Israeli military mows down unarmed Palestinian protesters, arms trade expert Andrew Feinstein explains how weapons companies use Gaza as a laboratory to test new products and rake in profits

Real Media: Royal Windsor Horse Show, Sponsored by Tyrants

Real Media: Royal Windsor Horse Show, Sponsored by Tyrants

May 19, 2018

Bahraini activists expose the tyranny of Bahrain’s King Hamad, and the relationship between the UK and Bahrain which endorses a violent regime through sponsorship, arms deals and a new UK naval base

'Killing Gaza': A New Documentary on Palestinians Under Siege

‘Killing Gaza’: A New Documentary on Palestinians Under Siege

May 18, 2018

In their new film “Killing Gaza,” journalists Dan Cohen and Max Blumenthal capture the harrowing stories of Palestinians who survived the 2014 Israeli assault, and their struggles to recover and persist under a crippling blockade. Watch video https://vimeo.com/ondemand/killinggaza/255266362

IDF Prepares to Kill More Peaceful Protesters in Gaza on Friday

IDF Prepares to Kill More Peaceful Protesters in Gaza on Friday

May 17, 2018

Michael Omer-Mann, editor-in-chief of +972 Magazine says, IDF does not care if you are protesting in peace or with violence, either way, if you are protesting you run the risk of being killed