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The Syrian manipulation – Playing human misery to score political points

SHAFAQNA -As the Syrian army is fast closing in on ISIL militants in Aleppo - a victory which will undoubtedly restore Damascus’ authority over Syria; Washington, and its many echo chambers, have cried war crimes to politically discredit President…

What Western humanitarian interventionism really looks like

SHAFAQNA - How fickle a friend Britain proved to be when following much political grand-standing and calls for a very “humanitarian intervention” against the Gaddafi regime in Libya (2011), Britain could only master £50, 000 towards Libya’s…

Madaya, the humanitarian complex and Western powers’ selective outrage

SHAFAQNA - Mainstream media have reached a new low this January as they purposely manipulated human suffering - engineered human suffering I need to add - to serve very political agenda. While this reality is not in the least surprising, such…

Behind the War On Terror: On engineered chaos and the Balkanization of the Middle East

SHAFAQNA - For well over a decade the United States has positioned itself as Liberty’s champion, the one power willing to lead a global anti-terror effort at such a time when nations found themselves besieged, overwhelmed by a radical tide.…

Shifting winds: How Assad is becoming Syria’s only viable option - OpEd

SHAFAQNA - In a press conference this month, German Chancellor Angela Merkel introduced the notion that Syrian President Bashar Assad could indeed be a useful partner in defeating terror. What could have spooked Europe so badly it wants to…