Middle East
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Middle East

13 August 2018

The destruction of Yemen

The West is complicit in the world’s worst humanitarian catastrophe.

26 July 2018

The madness of war with Iran

Surely even Trump isn’t so unstable that he desires such a venture?

12 July 2018

Dancing for freedom

Three cheers for the Iranian women defying their regime.

17 May 2018

Why demonising Iran is a dangerous game

Trump’s blundersome approach is escalating Israel-Iran tensions.

9 May 2018

Trump’s dangerous Iran obsession

America’s withdrawal from the nuclear deal will stoke tension in the Middle East.

16 April 2018

The West’s virtue-bombing of Syria is a disastrous mistake

Our governments have made themselves the allies of ISIS.

13 April 2018

Syria: the bloody price of Western narcissism

The Twitter bombardiers have no idea of the horrors they will unleash.

20 March 2018

Afrin: the shame of the West

Why Western leaders are silent on the barbarism against the Kurds.

20 February 2018

America v Russia: blundering into a hot war

The killing of Russian mercenaries in Syria ramps up Cold War tensions.

24 January 2018

The use and abuse of the Kurds

Why we must oppose Turkey’s outrageous assault on Afrin.