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With MSM AWOL on Yemen, MintPress News Series To Give Yemenis Back Their Voice

    With MSM AWOL on Yemen, MintPress News Series To Give Yemenis Back Their Voice

SANA’A, Yemen — As the U.S.-Saudi-led war against Yemen enters its third year, the people of this coffin-shaped nation on the Arabian peninsula find themselves struggling not only to survive but to be seen and heard by a mainstream media that is preoccupied with war in neighboring Syria, the resumption of Cold War-like tensions with…

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50 Years after “Vietnamization” Failed, Trump Calls for “Arabization” of US Fight in Syria

    50 Years after “Vietnamization” Failed, Trump Calls for “Arabization” of US Fight in Syria

WASHINGTON — While the United States, in coordination with junior partners Britain and France, took the lead in last weekend’s aggressive airstrikes against Syrian military targets, officials say that the U.S. is subtly shifting away from increasing its involvement in Syria. Instead, officials told the Wall Street Journal, the Trump administration hopes to patch together…

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The Israel – Saudi Arabia Liason

    The Israel – Saudi Arabia Liason

In a 2 April 2018 interview in the Atlantic, Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman publicly declared that the Israelis “have a right to live in their own land just like the Palestinians.” It is a problematic assumption, given that the Israelis’ “own land” is the land they took away from the Palestinians. This, and much else,…

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Saudi Crown Prince’s Declaration About Israel’s ‘Right’ to Palestanian Land Is No Surprise

    Saudi Crown Prince’s Declaration About Israel’s ‘Right’ to Palestanian Land Is No Surprise

One hundred years after the disastrous Balfour Declaration, in which the British government lent its support to the campaign for a “national home for the Jewish people” in Palestine, the adolescent aspirant to the Saudi throne, Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman, has affirmed this “right”. He added that the land belonged to the current generation’s…

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Saudi Arabia To Consider Digging Canal to Make Qatar an Island and Nuclear Waste Dump

  Saudi Arabia To Consider Digging Canal to Make Qatar an Island and Nuclear Waste Dump

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Saudi Arabia could consider a proposal to dig a maritime canal along the kingdom’s border with Qatar, turning the peninsula-nation into an island and transforming its only land border into a military zone and nuclear waste site, state-linked Saudi newspapers reported Monday.The project has not been given official approval…

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Primed by Saudi Money and Influence, the ISIS Diaspora Reaches the Philippines

  Primed by Saudi Money and Influence, the ISIS Diaspora Reaches the Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES (Analysis) — ISIS’ inevitable decline in Iraq and Syria, the credit for which is almost always wrongly bestowed upon the Trump administration, has provided windows of opportunity for the global terror group to spawn insurgencies in other locations. On December 20, 2017, MintPress News reported how this foreseeable ISIS “diaspora” would lead to…

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Saudi Crown Prince: Israelis Have Right to Their Own Land

  Saudi Crown Prince: Israelis Have Right to Their Own Land

The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia has affirmed that Israel has a right to exist, in an interview with the Atlantic released yesterday. Mohammad Bin Salman made his comment in reply to a question which referred to Israel’s alleged ancestral homeland. “I believe that each people, anywhere, has a right to live in their peaceful nation,” explained…

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In US Tour, Saudi Crown Prince Meets and Greets the Heavies of the Zionist Lobby

  In US Tour, Saudi Crown Prince Meets and Greets the Heavies of the Zionist Lobby

NEW YORK — Saudi Arabia’s king-in-waiting, Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman or “MBS,” has long been suspected of pushing to forge a historic alliance between the Gulf Arab monarchy and apartheid Israel as a part of his reform agenda. However, a recently-leaked itinerary of his tour in the United States has revealed the extent to…

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Trump Touts Arms Deals As Saudi Prince Kicks Off US Tour

  Trump Touts Arms Deals As Saudi Prince Kicks Off US Tour

WASHINGTON (AP) — At 32 years old, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman controls a vast fortune, a well-heeled military and the future of a nation in the throes of sweeping economic and social change. His ambitious bid to remake Saudi Arabia received a ringing endorsement Tuesday from President Donald Trump as the future leader…

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Why 55 U.S. Senators Voted for Genocide in Yemen

  Why 55 U.S. Senators Voted for Genocide in Yemen

Tuesday’s debate and vote in the U.S. Senate on whether to end (technically whether or not to vote on whether to end) U.S. participation in the war on Yemen can certainly be presented as a step forward. While 55 U.S. Senators voted to keep the war rolling along, 44 voted not to table the resolution to end it. Of those…

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