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Is ISIS Really on the Run? | PATRICK COCKBURN


(Counterpunch, May 04, 2015) Why the US portrayal is Very Far from the Truth A graphic illustration of Western wishful thinking about the decline of Islamic State (IS) is a well-publicised map issued by the Pentagon to prove that the … Continue reading

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Responsibility for African Boat Migrants Lie at All Our Doors | Bulent Gokay


“Who are you?” the late Colonel Gaddafi once rhetorically asked in a public address in late 2011, just before the end of his reign, questioning the authority of those trying to over-throw his regime, calling them extremists, agents of western … Continue reading

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