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Behind the push for war with Iran

Behind the push for war with Iran Decades of Western imperialism in the Middle East lie behind the latest crisis

Why Donald Trump can’t win in Iran

Why Donald Trump can’t win in Iran It’s clear who the losers were in the confrontation between the United States and Iran.

Iranians take to the streets after a week of war threats

Iranians take to the streets after a week of war threats Protests burst out in Iran last Saturday after the regime admitted to accidentally shooting down a passenger plane.

Protesters say no to war with Iran

Protesters say no to war with Iran Thousands of people marched in central London, and hundreds protested in other towns and cities

Trump threatens devastating war after US assassinates an Iranian leader

Trump threatens devastating war after US assassinates an Iranian leader In a massive warmongering escalation, a US airstrike murdered general Qassem Soleimani

International round-up - killings in Gaza, protests hit Iran, general strike in Chile

International round-up - killings in Gaza, protests hit Iran, general strike in Chile Israel killed unleashed a fresh round of bombings on the besieged Gaza Strip last week.

Israel kills more than 30 Palestinians in bloody offensive against Gaza

14 November 2019
Israel has killed more than 30 Palestinians in a fresh round of bombings on the besieged Gaza Strip.

Hong Kong cops shoot activists while protest death toll rises in Iraq

12 November 2019
Police in Hong Kong shot at least one protester during mass protests on Monday of this week.

Murderers gloat over Isis

29 October 2019
US president Donald Trump gloated after the alleged killing of Isis leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

Violent offensive hasn’t stopped the movement in Iraq

29 October 2019
Protesters in Iraq have defied violent attacks to stay on the streets against unemployment, poverty and corruption

The Kurds—a history of agony

20 October 2019
The Kurds once again find themselves under attack and under pressure from imperial powers

London demonstration shows solidarity with Kurds against Turkish invasion of Syria

13 October 2019
Around 20,000 people marched through London

Donald Trump backs a Turkish invasion of Syria

08 October 2019
Donald Trump gave the go-ahead for a Turkish invasion of northern Syria on Monday in another betrayal of the Kurdish people.

British arms found in Yemen show up links between Tories and Saudi Arabia

20 August 2019
More evidence of Britain’s role in Saudi Arabia’s war on Yemen was uncovered this week.

Israeli cops fire tear gas at Palestinian worshippers in East Jerusalem

13 August 2019
Israeli police attacked tens of thousands Palestinian worshippers in East Jerusalem last Sunday on Eid

Game of battleships ramps up in the Gulf

30 July 2019
A second British warship arrived off the coast of Iran on Monday

Say no to war against Iran

22 July 2019
The US and Britain escalated their threats of a new war in the Middle East last week, after Iran retaliated against their attempts to bully it into submission

Angry protests return to Iraq

02 July 2019
New protests have erupted in Basra, southern Iraq.

Resist the Trump team’s desire for war with Iran

18 June 2019
 US and British politicians, led by president Donald Trump risk a drive towards war with Iran

Britain’s legacy of brutality in Palestine

18 June 2019
Israeli attacks on Palestinians today rightly horrify millions of people. But the Zionist state has learned many of its repressive techniques from Britain, writes Nick Clark

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