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The Real News on the Middle East

August 24, 2017
A leaked draft of the United Nations report recommends that the Saudi-led coalition be placed on the U.N.’s list of countries that kill and maim children, but its exclusion from last year’s list shows the power of wealthy Gulf States to blackmail the U.N., says Codepink’s Medea Benjamin

US Escalates Iraq Airstrikes but Lacks Long-term Strategy

August 18, 2014

Vijay Prashad: US airstrikes are working strategically, but alone will not turn the tide against the Islamic State

How Fallujah Became the Iraqi Government’s New Battleground

March 11, 2014

Journalist Dahr Jamail discusses how the Iraqi city of Fallujah went from welcoming American intervention to fighting the U.S.-backed Iraqi government

Conflict In Mali

January 17, 2013
Emira Woods: The French have violated the UN resolution as they defend their resource interests; Africans want a comprehensive aid and political package for Northern Mali

Israel’s Media Joins the War

November 20, 2012

Alongside the military assault on Gaza, the Israeli army has a adopted a new media strategy which has influenced coverage of the war in the Israeli press. Unlike in Operation Cast Lead four years ago, this time Israel decided to allow journalists into the Gaza strip, and has streamlined its process of delivering material from…