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Is Turkey Really Fighting ISIL?

Is Turkey Really Fighting ISIL?

By inviting the US to use Turkish airbases to attack ISIL, Erdogan has assured domestic voters that he is securing the country, while giving himself cover to further weaken the Kurdish nationalist cam
Last Updated on Thursday, 30 July 2015 14:19

The West, MidEast, and Oil: A Conspiracy Theory?

The West, MidEast, and Oil: A Conspiracy Theory?
Western governments do not always get what they want, but arguing that oil is the key factor behind western actions in the Middle East is one of the most evidence-based statements that one can make.
Last Updated on Sunday, 26 July 2015 14:27

Israel Won’t Strike Iran Alone, Here's Why

Israel Won’t Strike Iran Alone, Here's Why
Israel’s response to the threat posed by Iran’s new stature “depends on achieving closer ties with the United States.”
Last Updated on Monday, 20 July 2015 23:49

Twenty Years after Srebrenica, Incomplete Justice

Twenty Years after Srebrenica, Incomplete Justice
The fighting had raged for more than three years, costing more than 100,000 lives and introducing the world to the chilling concept of “ethnic cleansing.”
Last Updated on Sunday, 12 July 2015 03:21

No “Crisis in Islam:” Just Apathy of “Historians”

No “Crisis in Islam:” Just Apathy of “Historians”
The purpose of such claims is largely to disown any responsibility regarding the mayhem gripping the Middle East, and putting the blame squarely on local actors for their countries’ misfortunates.
Last Updated on Thursday, 09 July 2015 02:45

Tajikistan’s Oppression and Civil War Fears

Tajikistan’s Oppression and Civil War Fears
“Islamophobia is rising [internationally]. Some people in government feel that now is a good chance to take revenge on our party.” “They did this 20 years ago and it started a civil war.”
Last Updated on Sunday, 05 July 2015 02:58

The Drone Eats with Me: Diaries from Gaza

The Drone Eats with Me: Diaries from Gaza
The diaries are a minute by minute collation of Israeli primeval war crimes and crimes against humanity in, what Hearst rightly labels Operation Stone Age.
Last Updated on Tuesday, 30 June 2015 03:22

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