Shocking New Figures Show How Much US Is Fueling Violence In Yemen

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Despite presenting itself as a force for good and peace in the Middle East, the United States sells at least five times as much weaponry to Saudi Arabia than aid it donates to Yemen. The State [...]

Canada Has A War Crimes Problem

By Matthew Behrens, Rabble.ca. -

Two new reports on Canadian weapons exports reveal that Canadian-based corporate entities (and, by extension, government agencies that support and encourage their exports) are complicit in the [...]

Hunger Will Kill Us Before Coronavirus

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

In April 2020, a month after the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the pandemic, the UN’s World Food Programme (WFP) warned that the numbers of people who lived with acute hunger around [...]

British Soldier Arrested For Opposing UK Arming Saudi Arabia

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

A British soldier has been arrested for opposing the United Kingdom’s role in the Saudi-led war against Yemen. Video shows Lance Corporal Ahmed Al-Babati of the Royal Signals being led away by [...]

Yemen: A Torrent Of Suffering In A Time of Siege

By Kathy Kelly, Voices for Creative Nonviolence. -

In war-torn Yemen, the crimes pile up. Children who bear no responsibility for governance or warfare endure the punishment. In 2018, UNICEF said the war made Yemen a living hell for children. By [...]

Yemeni Capital Struck By Heaviest Air Strikes In Years

By Middle East Eye. -

It was around 6:45am (03.45 GMT) on Tuesday morning when Hussein al-Samie’s son began crying, woken by an earth-shattering air strike that targeted al-Nahdain Mountain in the middle of [...]

Our Disaster – The Horrific War On Yemen

By Kathy Kelly, Voices For Creative Nonviolence. -

An entire generation of Yemeni children has suffered the traumas of war, many of them orphaned, maimed, malnourished, or displaced. The United Nations reports a death toll of 100,000 people in [...]

Empire Files: US Empire Exploits #COVID19 For More War

By Abby Martin and Mike Prysner, Empire Files. -

"We're in the midst of a global pandemic. Billions of people around the world are worrying about how they are going to survive it physically and economically. The US Empire sees it as a perfect [...]

US Out Of Syria And The Middle East

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

Above: US Out of the Middle East, Los Angeles protest against bombing in Syria from ABC7.com. Stop The Turkish Invasion Of Syria The crisis in Syria has taken a new direction with the Turkish [...]

Death, Misery And Bloodshed In Yemen

By Kathy Kelly, Vcnv.org -

Writing about his visit to the world’s largest weapons bazaar, held in London during October, Arron Merat describes reading this slogan emblazoned above Raytheon’s stall: “Strike with [...]

US Bombs In Yemen Are Costing An Entire Generation Their Future

By Ahmed Abdulkareem, Mintpress News. -

Sadaa, Northern Yemen - Third-grader Farah Abbas al-Halimi didn’t get the UNICEF backpack or textbook she was hoping for this year. Instead, she was given an advanced U.S bomb delivered on an [...]

Riyadh On The Retreat? Saudi Crown Prince Is Suddenly Keen On Peace In Yemen And Dialogue With Iran

By Abdel Bari Antwan, Raialyoum.com -

The interview with Saudi Crown Prince Muhammad Bin-Salman aired by the American CBS channel on Sunday was noteworthy in three respects. First, he spoke and behaved like Saudi Arabia’s absolute [...]

Saudi Arabia – Another Defeat In Yemen – King’s Bodyguard Killed

By Moonofalabama.org -

For the second time in a month the Yemeni forces aligned with the Houthi surrounded and captured brigade size forces of Saudi soldiers and mercenaries. The Houthi media report that 2,400 fighters [...]

Saudi Arabia – Another Defeat In Yemen – King’s Bodyguard Killed

By Staff, Moonofalabama.org -

For the second time in a month the Yemeni forces aligned with the Houthi surrounded and captured brigade size forces of Saudi soldiers and mercenaries. The Houthi media report that 2,400 fighters [...]

Houthi Rebels Overturned The Chessboard

By Pepe Escobar, Asiatimes.com -

We are the Houthis and we’re coming to town. With the spectacular attack on Abqaiq, Yemen’s Houthis have overturned the geopolitical chessboard in Southwest Asia – going as far as introducing a [...]