Category Archives: OPINION

‘Iran has acquired all the elements of power’

From February 1 to 11, Iranians are celebrating the 40th anniversary of the victory of the Islamic Revolution. Meanwhile, we are witnessing extensive propaganda from mainstream media and hostile governments who have mobilized to suggest a “failure” of the Islamic Revolution and a “disunity” between the Iranians and their revolutionary ideals, forty years after the […]

France complicit in Saudi war crimes and crimes against humanity

Are French weapons used against civilians by the coalition countries, Saudi Arabia and the Arab Emirates, engaged in the war in Yemen? The French authorities consider that the risk is “under control”. This is contested by many sources. The responsibility of the arms-producing country is therefore asserted under international law. That is progress. Will the […]

Arms exports to Saudi Arabia: Germany’s hypocrisies

While France and Germany must coordinate their arms export policies under the new Franco-German treaty, Berlin is playing a strange game with Saudi Arabia. German arms exports are suffering. The value of individual licences for equipment authorised for export fell sharply in 2018, from €6.2 billion to €4.62 billion, according to a federal government estimate […]

“After the Americans fled, the retrograde regimes of the Arab world felt orphaned.”

In an analysis of the remarks of the Secretary General of Hezbollah in an interview broadcast Saturday evening by the Lebanese television channel Al-Mayadeen, the editorialist of the newspaper Rai al-Youm described Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah’s remarks as historic and “unprecedented over the past twenty years”, because according to him, the Lebanese Hezbollah leader presented the […]

Israel/Saudi Arabia normalization: Saudi intelligence chief in Tel Aviv

The Begin-Sadat Centre for Strategic Studies has just revealed that the head of the Saudi intelligence service had visited Tel Aviv. According to the electronic version of the Al-Sharq newspaper, Israeli journalist Edy Cohen, a researcher at the Begin-Sadat Study Centre, revealed that as part of the process of normalizing relations between Riyadh and Tel […]

HRW: Khashoggi’s murder exposed Saudi violations

“It is unfortunate that it took the murder of a prominent journalist to generate worldwide outrage over Riyadh’s human rights record,” Human Rights Watch said on Thursday. “It is unfortunate that it took the murder of a prominent journalist to generate worldwide outrage over Riyadh’s human rights record,” Human Rights Watch said on Thursday. The […]

Democracy in the United States: An image tarnished by insecurity, violence and social implosion

The United States, a country of chronic insecurity, fear and armed and institutionalized violence. Daily reports of racial violence, shootings, kidnappings, killings, assassinations and arson have been reported. Dozens of people die every day as a result of this armed violence. This “democracy” has evolved into a police state in which law enforcement has the […]

Israel opens an “apartheid road” in the West Bank

There is a lot of talk about “walls” and “wheels” in the international news at the moment. You can probably see what I’m referring to. Donald Trump yesterday on the Mexican border once again developed his favourite argument: “Building walls is like inventing the wheel, it’s as old as the world… but that’s all that […]