Alex Saab To Appear Today Before A Judge In Miami

By Ana Perdigón, Orinoco Tribune. -

On the afternoon of Monday, October 18, Venezuelan diplomat Alex Saab will appear before a judge in Miami, United States, after having been illegally extradited from Cape Verde. This action has [...]

If The United Nations Charter Was Put To A Vote Today, Would It Pass?

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

Each year in September, the heads of governments come to the United Nations Headquarters in New York City to inaugurate a new session of the General Assembly. The area surrounding the [...]

Stop US Sanctions: ‘You Don’t Feel Them, But They Are Killing Our People’

By Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

This month, the Sanctions Kill coalition (Popular Resistance is a member) released its report: "The Impact and Consequences of US Sanctions." The 35-page report was written in response to the [...]

18 Countries Issue Call For Defense Of United Nations Charter

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The Group of Friends in Defense of the United Nations Charter held its first ministerial meeting at Venezuela’s UN Mission in New York City on Thursday, September 23 on the sidelines of the UN [...]

Samuel Moyn’s Unprincipled Attack On Human Rights Giant Michael Ratner

By Marjorie Cohn, Jurist. -

Samuel Moyn’s vicious and unprincipled attack on Michael Ratner, one of the finest human rights attorneys of our time, was published in the New York Review of Books (NYRB) on September 1. Moyn [...]

New Report On US’ Illegal Sanctions; A Day Of Reckoning Is Coming

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

One of President Biden's first statements included an intention to review the United States' sanctions, which are actually unilateral coercive measures, to determine if they 'unduly hinder' the [...]

Alex Saab Defence Team Confident Of Achieving His Release

By Alex Saab Defence Team, Popular Resistance. -

Femi Falana, SAN, who heads up Alex Saab’s ECOWAS Defence commented “Contrary to some of the statements which have been made in the media, the legal process is far from over and His Excellency [...]

New Report: The Impact And Consequences Of US Sanctions

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In recent decades, the US has increasingly used sanctions as an instrument of foreign policy. Some 39 nations and territories are under direct or indirect sanctions. Most of these sanctions are [...]

Launch: ‘Group Of Friends In Defense Of The United Nations Charter’

By Joselyn Ariza, MFA Venezuela. -

We, representatives of Algeria, Angola, Belarus, Bolivia, Cambodia, China, Cuba, the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Iran, Lao People’s Democratic Republic, [...]

Alex Saab Case Exposes Lawlessness Of The United States

By Victoria Torres, Orinoco Tribune. -

Dan Kovalik, lawyer, human rights activist and pacifist, asserted that “the story of Alex Saab is very important because it really exposes the lawlessness of the United States. The US put [...]

CIA Stories: The CIA Is Born

By Abby Martin, The Empire Files. -

Abby Martin introduces the first installment of a new Empire Files series about the CIA explaining why the agency was created, and how it became the most nefarious criminal organization in the [...]

United Nations: Forced Expulsion Of Palestinians Violates Law

United Nations representatives have denounced the potential forced expulsion of Palestinian families from their homes in occupied East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighbourhood as a “violation of [...]

Sleep Now In The Fire

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

Israel’s massive war machine attacks the Occupied Palestinian Territory (OPT) with total disregard for international law. Since the OPT is an occupied territory, the United Nations does not [...]

The Palestine Litmus Test

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

There aren’t many issues which clearly and unequivocally delineate right from wrong. The question of justice for the Palestinian people and their right to be protected by international law is one [...]

US, UK, EU Barbaric Sanctions Are Killing Syrians

By Vanessa Beeley, The Wall Will Fall. -

In order to review the sanctions against Syria, we must see these sadistic, punitive measures in greater context. We must review US UK and EU neocolonialist foreign policy which invariably leads [...]