Day: May 9, 2014

Only Israel Can Save Us Now

Source: The daily Beast. After three years fighting the Assad regime, which has been backed by Russia and Iran, Kamal Labwani, a prominent Syrian opposition activist, is calling for Syrians to embrace a new ally—Israel. During the civil war, he says, Israel has treated Syrian children in its hospitals and […]

Only Israel Can Save Us Now

Source: The daily Beast. After three years fighting the Assad regime, which has been backed by Russia and Iran, Kamal Labwani, a prominent Syrian opposition activist, is calling for Syrians to embrace a new ally—Israel. During the civil war, he says, Israel has treated Syrian children in its hospitals and […]

Russia Prohibits Qur’an Translation

Source: Balkan Chronicle: The Russian system of justice once again shocked the whole world as the district court of Novorossiysk city recognized the Russian translation of the Holy Qur’an by the famous orientalist scholar Elmir Kuliev as an extremist book. This decision is based on the announcement made by the […]

Osama Bin Putin-Putin displays Ukraine chess mastery

Source: Asia Times By Pepe Escobar Russia’s celebrations of the 69th anniversary of the defeat of fascism in World War II come just days after Ukrainian neo-fascists enacted an appalling Odessa massacre. For those who know their history, the graphic symbolism speaks for itself. And then a geopolitical chess gambit added outright puzzlement […]

Osama Bin Putin-Putin displays Ukraine chess mastery

Source: Asia Times By Pepe Escobar Russia’s celebrations of the 69th anniversary of the defeat of fascism in World War II come just days after Ukrainian neo-fascists enacted an appalling Odessa massacre. For those who know their history, the graphic symbolism speaks for itself. And then a geopolitical chess gambit added outright puzzlement […]