Asia-Pacific, Israel, Myanmar, Human Rights, Politics
Americas, USA, Asia-Pacific, Israel, Palestine, Politics
As per “The Countdown to Annihilation: Genocide in Myanmar” by Penny Green, Thomas MacManus and Alicia de la Cour Venning: “The first President of Burma, Sao Shwe Thaike, a Shan, claimed in 1959 that the ‘Muslims of Arakan certainly belong to the indigenous races of Burma. If they do not belong to the indigenous races, we also cannot be taken as indigenous races”.
Asia-Pacific, Israel, Palestine, Opinion, Politics
US President Donald Trump has declared to follow up on his election campaign promise to build a US Embassy in Jerusalem. It’s apparent to anyone familiar with the Israel-Palestine Conflict that this move is an inherently dangerous idea.
Asia-Pacific, Iran, Israel, Lebanon, Opinion, Politics, Editor's Choice
A letter was all that it took for the British Empire to artificially (and accidentally) create the Israel-Palestine conflict on November 2nd, 1917. This letter, the Balfour Declaration, has caused a century of conflict in the Middle East between Jews and Arabs over Palestine. If at all, a solution to the conflict is as improbable as ever 100 years after the Zionists were promised “a National Home” by British Officials.
Asia-Pacific, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, Politics
The politics of the Middle East have stirred once again as the (former) Prime Minister of Lebanon; Saad al Hariri, resigned from office during his urgent visit to Saudi Arabia. He cited potential threats to his life. Hariri’s resignation effectively plunges the country into political crisis. He blamed Iran-backed Hezbollah, his partners in government, for plotting his assassination.
Never has a reality been this manipulated in the eyes of the world’s vast majority to influence the corruption of historic facts, merely to ensure one community benefited at the expense of another. Various accounts and multiple authentic resources share a story that most disregard as a myth in this day and age of manipulative media coverage.