Issues & Events

  • Human trafficking in Yemen

    Human trafficking in Yemen

    Sep 15, 2019 09:41

    Saudi Arabia’s unabated four-and-a-half year state terrorism is causing untold miseries to the Yemeni people, and among the war crimes being committed by the Riyadh-Abu Dhabi coalition of aggressors, in addition to the destruction of the infrastructure and the death of almost a hundred thousand men, women, and children, is the spread of famine and diseases as well as the alarming factor of selling of human beings and their organs.

  • Living by example: 70-year antiwar campaign of a US activist

    Living by example: 70-year antiwar campaign of a US activist

    Sep 14, 2019 09:53

    An American woman, now nearing her nineties, has tirelessly continued her protests against the dictatorial policies of successive administrations in the White House and their devilish plots, including wars, to destabilize world countries.

  • Afghanistan is both stalemate and quagmire

    Afghanistan is both stalemate and quagmire

    Sep 14, 2019 08:55

    The following article has been authored by Danny Sjursen who is a retired U.S. Army officer and former history instructor at West Point. He served tours with military units in Iraq and Afghanistan. He has written a memoir and critical analysis of the Iraq War.

  • Trump foreign policy as theater of the absurd

    Trump foreign policy as theater of the absurd

    Sep 13, 2019 08:46

    The American beneficence towards West Asia currently includes, apparently, intervening yet again in Syria to prevent the Syrian Army and its allies from eliminating the last major terrorist pocket in the country’s Idlib Province.

  • Martyrdom of the 4th Imam

    Martyrdom of the 4th Imam

    Sep 12, 2019 09:28

    Condolences to you on a doleful day. According to a version the 12th of Muharram is the day on which the Survivor of the heartrending tragedy of Karbala, Imam Zain al-Abedin (AS), attained martyrdom because of a fatal dose of poisoning in the year 95 AH, 34 years after the tragic martyrdom of Imam Husain (AS).

  • Imam Sajjad, thwarter of Umayyad gimmicks

    Imam Sajjad, thwarter of Umayyad gimmicks

    Sep 12, 2019 09:21

    According to a narration, 12 of Moharram is the martyrdom anniversary of Imam Hussein's son, Imam Sajjad (AS). As per the divine will, he was severely sick on the Ashura so that he could not participate in the battle and would remain alive as the fourth Imam after his father's martyrdom.

  • Observe 9/11 anniversary by calling for an end to the Afghan War

    Observe 9/11 anniversary by calling for an end to the Afghan War

    Sep 12, 2019 09:14

    The U.S. military invasion of Afghanistan violated the United Nations Charter, which mandates that countries settle their disputes peacefully. The Charter forbids the use of military force except in self-defense or with Security Council authorization.

  • What are the risks of a no-deal Brexit?

    What are the risks of a no-deal Brexit?

    Sep 12, 2019 09:09

    Britons have surely understood that the economic and political freedoms they had been promised, and had hoped for during the 2016 Brexit vote, have been bastardized into a future of uncertainty under Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s push for a no-deal Brexit.

  • The 5G network: Southeast Asia ignores US war on Huawei

    The 5G network: Southeast Asia ignores US war on Huawei

    Sep 11, 2019 11:08

    By ignoring US demands that Chinese telecom giant Huawei products be banned and by moving forward with Huawei technology for national 5G infrastructure, Malaysia affirms again that Asia’s future will be determined in Asia by the nations residing there, not by Washington thousands of miles away.