Tag: UN

the-israeli-attack-on-iran-may-sabotage-the-us-goal-of-a-new-nuclear-deal
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Apr
2021

The Israeli attack on Iran may sabotage the US goal of a new nuclear dealThe Israeli attack on Iran may sabotage the US goal of a new nuclear deal

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator On April 11, the Natanz uranium enrichment site was attacked. An explosion destroyed the internal power system for thousands of underground centrifuges, which form the main Iranian nuclear enrichment program. Israeli media attributed the attack to Israel’s spy agency, Mossad, which is capable of cyber-sabotage.  The blast had created […]

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eu-un-conference-raises-donations-to-maintain-syrian-stalemate
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Apr
2021

EU-UN conference raises donations to maintain Syrian stalemateEU-UN conference raises donations to maintain Syrian stalemate

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator The European Union has co-chaired with the United Nations a conference on ‘Supporting the Future of Syria and of the Region’, March 29-30.  This is the fifth EU donor conference on Syria claiming to pursue a peaceful and sustainable future for all Syrians. However, the actual focus is not […]

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biden’s-path-to-return-to-iran-nuclear-deal
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Feb
2021

Biden’s path to return to Iran nuclear dealBiden’s path to return to Iran nuclear deal

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator President Biden spoke Friday at the Munich Security Conference, aiming to convince foreign allies that the US will work with them on issues ranging from arms control, COVID-19, cyber hacking, and climate change while renewing the transatlantic partnership. Importantly, he wants to renew the 2015 Iran nuclear deal with […]

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no-quick-fix-to-end-the-yemen-war
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Feb
2021

No quick-fix to end the Yemen warNo quick-fix to end the Yemen war

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator US President Joe Biden wants to “End the Yemen War” by cutting support to the Saudi-led coalition and focusing on diplomacy to end the six-year conflict in one of the world’s poorest countries, which has brought 30 million Yemenis close to famine. The US has a history of looking […]

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western-sahara-is-the-reward-to-morocco-for-recognizing-“israel”
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Dec
2020

Western Sahara is the reward to Morocco for recognizing “Israel”Western Sahara is the reward to Morocco for recognizing “Israel”

Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator President Donald Trump announced on December 10 that Morocco had joined UAE, Bahrain, and Sudan in recognizing Israel, with plans to reopen its liaison office in Tel Aviv, and joint overflight rights for airlines. The US, Israel, and Morocco triangle included a quid pro quo: a US agreement to […]

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the-us-supporting-terrorists-in-syria-who-are-holding-hostages-at-rukban-camp
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Apr
2020

The US supporting terrorists in Syria who are holding hostages at Rukban CampThe US supporting terrorists in Syria who are holding hostages at Rukban Camp

Submitted by Steven Sahiounie, journalist and political commentator… While the COVID-19 pandemic has taken center stage of the global media, there is little attention paid to a tragedy playing out in southeastern Syria.  Far away from the western media coverage of the “Islamic State of Idlib”, the scene is set in a desolate area on the border […]

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syria-considers-suing-washington-for-syrian-oil-theft-and-violating-syria’s-sovereignty
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Dec
2019

Syria considers suing Washington for Syrian oil theft and violating Syria’s sovereigntySyria considers suing Washington for Syrian oil theft and violating Syria’s sovereignty

Submitted by InfoBrics, authored by Sarah Abed, independent journalist and analyst… Six years ago, at the age of 95, the revolutionary, outspoken, anti-apartheid former president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela passed away. During his lifetime Mandela was a fierce skeptic of American power, U.S. imperialism, policies and ideology. When the United States was preparing to […]

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trump:-“the-future-belongs-to-patriots-not-to-globalists”
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Oct
2019

Trump: “The Future Belongs to Patriots- Not to Globalists”Trump: “The Future Belongs to Patriots- Not to Globalists”

Submitted by Matthew Ehret: Amidst the media headlines exclaiming that we are living through “the scandal of the century” over President Trump’s alleged intention to get to the bottom of Joe Biden’s illegal activities in the Ukrainian natural gas sector an impeachment probe has been unveiled by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and led by the […]

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lavrov-at-un-general-assembly:-china-‘alliance’-&-call-for-us-to-rebuke-neoliberalism-(video)
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Sep
2019

Lavrov at UN General Assembly: China ‘alliance’ & call for US to rebuke neoliberalism (Video)Lavrov at UN General Assembly: China ‘alliance’ & call for US to rebuke neoliberalism (Video)

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss The Russian Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov’s recently published article in the “Russia in Global Affairs” magazine entitled, “World at a Crossroads and a System of International Relations for the Future”, which provides the most up-to-date information on Russia’s foreign policy priority. Lavrov was at the annual […]

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