There Is No Political Solution To The Syrian Conflict

By Steven Sahiounie, Mideast Discourse. -

US Secretary of State, John Kerry, of the Obama administration, created a mantra for the media: “There is no military solution to Syria.”  He said it so many times, he seemed to convince [...]

CODEPINK Denounces Elliott Abrams’ Appointment As US Special Representative For Iran

The appointment of Elliott Abrams to replace Brian Hook as the next U.S. Special Representative for Iran is another low point for the Trump administration’s disastrous policy towards Iran. The [...]

Imperialist Economic War Costs US Almost $200 Billion

By Pasqualina Curcio, People's Voice. -

Quantifying each and every one of the effects of the war that imperialism has declared on the Venezuelan people is impossible. The attacks that Venezuelans have experienced since 1999 have not [...]

Venezuela Wins Right To Appeal Ruling Barring Access To Gold Reserves

By Lucas Koerner, Venezuelanalysis. -

The Venezuelan Central Bank (BCV) has won the right to appeal a British court decision denying it custody over 31 tons of the nation’s gold held by the Bank of England (BoE). On July 2, the [...]

Long Overdue For Latin America: A “Good Neighbor Policy”

By Medea Benjamin and Steve Ellner, CODEPINK. -

U.S. policy towards Venezuela has been a fiasco. Try as it might, the Trump regime-change team has been unable to depose President Maduro and finds itself stuck with a self-proclaimed president, [...]

US Sanctions Are Part Of A Multi-Front War On Syria

By Eva Bartlett, RT. -

The US is waging multiple fronts of war against Syria, including brutal sanctions while claiming concern over the wellbeing of Syrian civilians – the vast majority of whom are suffering as a [...]

US Blockade Over Cuba Grows During The COVID-19 Pandemic

By Abel Gonzalez Ayalon, Cuban News Agency. -

Havana, Cuba - The US does not skimp on means to stop Cuba's development by imposing unilateral measures of extraterritorial blockade, the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) [...]

The New Pirates Of Ancient Albion

By Aram Aharonian, Venezuelanalysis. -

The English High Court ruled earlier this month that the virtual and self-proclaimed “interim president” (Washington’s puppet) Juan Guaido and not the Venezuelan state should administer the 31 [...]

The Impact Of The Economic War On Venezuela

By Pasqualina Curcio, Resumen English. -

It would be impossible to count each and every one of the ways in which the war on Venezuela declared by imperialism has harmed the country.  The aggressions that we, the Venezuelans, have [...]

Why The United States Is Criminally Attacking Venezuela’s Gasoline Supply

By La Iguana, Orinoco Tribune. -

According to a report issued by the United States Department of Agriculture, the US government is attacking the gasoline supply to Venezuelan aiming at its agricultural sector and so attacking [...]

‘Godfather’ Donald’s Mafia War On The ICC

By Danny Sjursen, -

Free advice: one way for an administration to avoid the ire of an International Criminal Court (ICC) is not to act like a mafia crime family. Appearances and all. Only discretion has never been [...]

UK Decision On Venezuelan Gold Condemned: ‘It’s Daylight Robbery!’

By Hands Off Venezuela. -

The fact that the UK High Court cites the UK government’s recognition of Juan Guaidó as the reason for blocking access to the gold is farcical. The UK government has formally recognised Guaidó as [...]

UK Denies Venezuela Access To Its Gold For Food And Medicine

By Telesur English. -

The United Kingdom's High Court Thursday decided that opposition lawmaker Juan Guaido can access 31 tons of Venezuelan gold held in the Bank of England, which prevents President Nicolas Maduro's [...]

World Rebukes US Over Iran

By Colum Lynch and Robbie Gramer, Foreign Policy. -

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday sought to reassert America’s waning influence on the world stage, challenging the U.N. Security Council to extend a U.N. arms embargo that is due to [...]

Washington Wants 17 Million Syrians Starved Into Submission

By Stephen Lendman, Global Research. -

Signed into law by Trump last December, the draconian measure that breaches international law became effective on June 17. It has nothing to do with protecting Syrian civilians, everything to [...]