Category Archives: Africa

AFRICA, SYRIA & IRAN: VITALY CHURKIN INTERVIEW WITH RUSSIA TODAY

Posted on February 10, 2013 by Alexandra Valiente Washington has a lot of influence on countries like Qatar, which is reportedly the main source of weapons and support for the Syrian rebels, so they are not absolved from responsibility, Russia’s … Continue reading

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Post-Gaddafi Libya at Heart of Regional Violence

Dogon ethnic group women walk back to the village on 1 February 2013 in Binta. (Photo: Eric Fefenberg – AFP)   By: Abdullah Elmaazi Published Sunday, February 3, 2013   What comes to pass along Libya’s vast southern border can … Continue reading

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Mali “Resource War” Extends into Niger

Mali “Resource War” Extends into Niger: France sends Troops to Secure Niger Uranium Mines Barely two weeks after invading Mali with over 2,000 troops of the Foreign Legion, France has dispatched special forces troops to neighboring Niger to secure uranium … Continue reading

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"Salafi-jihadis in Mali have got a huge problem: they chose the wrong battlefield. If this was Syria………."

“Salafi-jihadis in Mali have got a huge problem: they chose the wrong battlefield. If this was Syria……….” [The same applies on Salafi-jihadis in Sinai, but as far as I see the target is Algria and Mauritania] Algerian army launches final … Continue reading

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France, Syria, Lebanon, Africa .. Line of Fire

  فرنسا ـ سوريا ـ لبنان ـ أفريقيا.. خط النار سامي كليب –  14/01/2013 حين أعلن وزير الخارجية السوري وليد المعلم «محو أوروبا عن الخريطة»، ابتسم نظيره الفرنسي السابق برنار كوشنير. تردد أن برنار كوشنير قال آنذاك لمقربين منه إن … Continue reading

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Mali, Al Qaeda, and the US Neo-Colonial Agenda

SourceRecent developments in Mali illustrate both the way in which the Unites States and its Western allies directly project military and political power, as well as the role of terrorism as a necessary pretext for imperialist, neo-colonial domination. Beginning with … Continue reading

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Islamists start destroying more African Islamic culture in Mali

Modern Tokyo Times Black African Islamic culture in Mali is famous because of the liberal traditions which are associated with the many amazing mosques, other forms of architecture and the rich history of knowledge. However, thousands of “year zero Islamists” … Continue reading

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