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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

Israel kills more than 30 Palestinians in bloody offensive against Gaza 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

Hong Kong cops shoot activists while protest death toll rises in Iraq Police in Hong Kong shot at least one protester during mass protests on Monday of this week.

Murderers gloat over Isis

Murderers gloat over Isis 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

Violent offensive hasn’t stopped the movement in Iraq Protesters in Iraq have defied violent attacks to stay on the streets against unemployment, poverty and corruption

The Kurds—a history of agony

The Kurds—a history of agony 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

Mohammed Morsi’s death in Egypt shows the need for real revolutionary change

18 June 2019
The death of former president Mohammed Morsi on Monday shone a light on the brutal reality of the Egyptian counter-revolution.

Say no to ban on Hizbollah

26 February 2019
Home secretary Sajid Javid, in his ongoing grandstanding campaign to be Tory leader, has declared Lebanese group Hizbollah a terrorist organisation.

Labour left buckles in face of right’s antisemitism smears

12 February 2019
The row inside Liverpool Labour Party shows the right aren’t going to back down from using accusations of antisemitism to silence the left and criticism of Israel, writes Nick Clark

Israel erects new racist border wall around Gaza

05 February 2019
Israel has begun building a new giant fence around the Gaza Strip to make escape for Palestinians even more difficult.

Disaster in Yemen shows brutality of imperialism

27 November 2018
Despite massacres, disease, impending famine and tens of thousands of deaths, the US “can’t support” even a limited ceasefire in the war on Yemen

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