Category Archives: OPINION

Saudi assault on Yemen leaves 100 civilian casualties a week in 2018

Saudi Arabia’s military aggression against Yemen led to nearly 100 people being killed or injured each week in 2018, according to a new UN report. According to the latest data released Thursday by a team from the United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR), more than 4800 civilians were killed or injured last year, resulting in an […]

Shadow of Muammar Gaddafi: 5 posthumous scandals that have struck Western countries

The disappearance of Muammar Gaddafi, the former Libyan leader overthrown and killed under democratic slogans, launched a period of instability and armed struggle for power in Libyan territory, leading to the country’s break-up into several autonomous state entities, as well as an increase in Islamist influence. Muammar Gaddafi was killed in 2011 but his shadow […]

Yemen: Saudi coalition waging war with German weapons

According to the results of a survey of German journalists, troops from Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates use German-made weapons for their operations in Yemen. Journalists claim that the weapons exported by Germany were recorded on videos and photos taken by satellites. According to German media reports, troops from Saudi Arabia and the […]

Unicef: Every day 8 children are killed or injured in Yemen

The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) says that every day eight children in Yemen are killed or injured in Saudi attacks. Unicef’s director for the Middle East and North Africa, Geert Cappelaere, questioned on Monday that the peace agreement on Yemen, signed on 13 December in Stockholm, the capital of Sweden, has not achieved concrete […]

“There is a global campaign of defamation and criminalization of human rights defenders”

The United Nations celebrated the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Considered as “human rights defenders”, women and men make them live on a daily basis: journalists, whistleblowers, bloggers, trade unionists, members of NGOs, judges, activists… They are now the target of a “real offensive” at the global level, according to UN […]

Saudi Arabia Seeks to Influence Pakistan

Despite the rejection of the people of Pakistan, the Pakistani government is seeking Saudi Arabia’s financial support for its personal goals, says one analyst. Saudi Crown Prince Mohamad bin Salman arrived in Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan, on Sunday on a two-day official visit. Since the Saudi prince’s trip to the Asian country was announced, […]

The US has failed to forge an anti-Iranian alliance

The Iranian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that all participants in the Warsaw Conference, organized by the United States, which aimed to gather international support against the Islamic Republic of Iran, were well aware that this would be a “total failure”. The two-day conference, which began on Wednesday 13 February in the Polish capital with […]