Rwanda And Zaire (DRC), Where The US Blocked Humanitarian Intervention

By Ann Garrison, Black Agenda Report. -

Judi, the story that most people know, the one that's in the Wikipedia and more or less told in the movie Hotel Rwanda, is that, in April, 1994, Rwandan Hutus were suddenly consumed by mass [...]

Chinese Peacekeepers Provide Aid After Explosion In Beirut

By Kristin Huang, South China Morning Post. -

Chinese peacekeepers will provide medical aid to Beirut following the deadly explosion on Tuesday  that killed at least 135 people and injured 5,000 others. Upon the request of the United [...]

Preliminary Report From Beirut

By Ziad Abu-Rish, Jadilayya. -

The nature of Tuesday’s explosion in the port of Beirut and the extent of the damage across the city and beyond is not yet clear. There are plenty of unconfirmed reports and it is hard to take [...]

The Meaning Of ‘Humanitarian Aid’

By Vijay Prashad, -

As the United States and its allies put pressure on Venezuela, a poem by the Salvadoran radical Roque Dalton (1935-1975) clarifies the structure of politics in Latin America. Dalton came from one [...]

US And Allies Steal $23 Billion, Offer $60 Million In ‘Humanitarian Aid’

By Bill Hackwell, -

The first trucks carrying the so called humanitarian aid for Venezuela have arrived at the Colombian border city of Cúcuta where a standoff is taking place. Together the European Union and the [...]

Red Cross Of Colombia: US Action To Venezuela Is Not ‘Humanitarian Aid’

By Staff, -

The head of the delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in Colombia, Christoph Harnisch, said that the institution would not participate in the distribution of any [...]