UN investigator accuses Iran of “egregious” human rights violations

Middle East 03/11/21, 19:22

UN Special Rapporteur Javaid Rehman told members of the Human Rights Council that Iran committed "egregious" human rights violations. The regime should be held accountable for a brutal crackdown on political and religious freedom, at least since public protests occurred in 2019, according to the March 10 Voice of America.  "It is ...

Iraqi military base housing US soldiers under rocket attack

Middle East 03/03/21, 10:43

At least 10 rockets struck a military base in western Iraq housing U.S.-led coalition troops on Wednesday, March 3. The attack was reportedly in retaliation for missiles fired last week on the orders of President Joe Biden at a military base in Syria. It is not known at this stage ...

Israel to ban access to public places to those who do not get vaccinated

Middle East 02/19/21, 08:59

While serious doubts persist as to the effectiveness of the vaccine against the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) Virus, Israel, one of the countries with the largest number of proportionally vaccinated inhabitants, will make its application "compulsory." After subjecting the population to prolonged lockdowns now the authorities are proposing to open it ...

President Biden’s confusion on Iran: Withdraws terrorist designation from Yemen militia

Middle East 02/06/21, 15:06

The Biden administration announced its decision to lift U.S. sanctions on Yemen's Iranian-backed Houthi terrorist group amid a flurry of provisions trashing former President Donald Trump's accomplishments.   "After a comprehensive review, we can confirm that [Secretary of State Antony Blinken] intends to revoke the Foreign Terrorist Organization and Specially Designated Global ...

The Chinese Communist Party celebrates Trump’s departure

Middle East 01/22/21, 14:33

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) openly celebrated Joe Biden's occupation of the White House, and exclaimed "goodbye" to President Donald Trump via Twitter. Thus expressing joy at the end of a presidential term that truly succeeded in putting the brakes on its overbearing and dictatorial policies.  One of the main CCP-controlled ...

Vice President Pence ‘proud’ Trump administration avoided starting a new war

Central America 01/19/21, 01:45

America’s second-highest-ranking official congratulated the president for peacefully leading the nation throughout his first term. Vice President Mike Pence applauded President Trump for doing everything in his power to avoid creating new international military confrontations. "I am proud to report with just a few days left in our Administration, our Administration is ...

Iran, a global threat: Continued noncompliance with nuclear agreement

Middle East 01/15/21, 14:42

Iran has begun work on uranium metal-based fuel for a research reactor, the U.N. nuclear watchdog announced Wednesday, Jan. 13, and Tehran quickly confirmed. The news implies the last break of the nuclear agreement signed between Iran and six main powers. Iran has been accelerating its breaches of the nuclear agreement ...