Iraq

US ally Saudi Arabia beheads adulterers, apostates, and sorcerers within its own borders

 

Patrick Cockburn: U.S. allies Saudi Arabia and Pakistan enable Islamic extremists

KPFA Evening News, 09.14.2013

Patrick Cockburn, the London Independent's Iraq correspondent, and author of "The Jihadis Return: ISIS AND THE NEW SUNNI UPRISING," says that without U.S. allies Saudi Arabia and Pakistan, there would have been no Bin Laden, no Al-Qaeda, and no 09/11. And, that Syria's popular uprising of 2011 was quickly dominated by money and weapons transfers from Saudi Arabia and the Gulf States. 

Oil for Blood in Iraq: How much is enough for U.S. oil companies?

South Sudan opposition army calls on U.S. ally Uganda to withdraw troops

 


KPFA Evening News, broadcast 02.08.2014

The Sudan Peoples' Liberation Army in Opposition has said that they expect no progress in peace talks regarding the civil war in South Sudan unless Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni withdraws his army from South Sudan, which is there to back up President Kiir's faction of the army, not only with troops but also with artillery and helicopter gunships. 

Ilham Aliyev, 'President' of Azerbaijan?

KPFA Evening News, 10.12.2013

On Tuesday, Azerbjian's Central Election Commission announced, on their smart phone app, that incumbent President Ilham Aliyev had been re-elected, a day before voters went to the polls. 

 

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