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Greek PM concedes election defeat Antonis Samaras hopes nation's EU membership will not be endangered as Syriza party heads towards big election victory.
Boko Haram launches offensive on Nigeria's Maiduguri Armed group also attacks northern town of Monguno, as US secretary of state arrives in country for talks with president.
Protest deaths mark anniversary of Egyptian uprising At least 20 people killed in demonstrations held in Cairo and other cities, amid tightened security across the country.
Dozens of police commandos killed in #Philippines Officers killed in clashes with Moro Islamic Liberation Front fighters in country's south, putting peace deal at risk.

Barack Obama’s Popularity and His Annual Stage of Disunion

State of Union speechAmerica’s states, fifty stars orderly represented over a background of blue in our flag, may be said to be united … but the folks who populate them certainly are not. We may claim to be the United States of America, but rest assured that we are definitely not the United People of America; never have been, and likely never will be, no matter what the pledge of allegiance might deceitfully say, or the colorful fantasy-pens we utilize in writing our history… or the misinformation in which we, fat-dumb-and-happy, live.

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Terror in Paris

Terror in ParisOn Wednesday 7 January 2015 two heavily armed men walked into the Paris offices of a satirical magazine called Charlie Hebdo (Charlie Weekly) and methodically murdered twelve people, including the magazine’s editor Stephane Charbonnier (aka Charb), four cartoonists, a columnist, a proofreader, a maintenance worker, two policemen stationed inside the building, and one outside.The killers were Muslim extremists associated with al-Qaeda, but their actions were praised by the Islamic State (ISIS) as well. Almost everyone else, including most Muslim commentators, condemned the attack for the horrible crime it certainly was.

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About Buried Phosphorus and Thuggish Diplomacy

by Adam Keller

In 1974, as a young soldier just inducted into the ranks of the Israel Defense Forces, I was among a group of soldiers whom the platoon sergeant took on a tour of the munitions dump, showing us the different types of ammunition used by the army. Among other things, he pointed to a pile of wooden boxes which were marked "Exploding Smoke" and said with...

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Galant's Gallant Act

There used to be a joke about a sadist and a masochist.

"Hit me! Beat me! Kick me!" the masochist pleads with the sadist. The sadist smiles a cruel smile and slowly answers: "No!"

That, more or less, reflects the situation on our northern border at this moment.

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The Fateful Triangle: Russia, Ukraine and the Jews

The erotic reliefs of Hindu temples with their gravity-defying and anatomy-challenging positions have found a new modern competitor in the Ukrainian crisis. Each party wants to get the Jews on their side, while claiming that the other side is anti-Jewish and a Jewish puppet at once. This impossible, Kama-Sutraesque position is the result of extremely confusing alliances: the Kiev...

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The strategy behind Israel’s attack on Iran and Hezbollah

by Jonathan Cook

Israel has good reason to fear that the Lebanese militia Hezbollah and Iran’s Revolutionary Guard will seek dramatic revenge for the killing of 12 senior figures from the two organisations in an air strike in Syria on Sunday.

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Palestine at the ICC: Of course Israel hates it

by Rachel Shabi

The entirely predictable and expected reaction has happened. After the Palestinians finally put in an application to the International Criminal Court - after pondering the issue for several years - the US and Israel have practically been script-reading the consequences. Following the announcement of the decision, asking the court to investigate alleged...

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Palestine

  With Soraya Boyd
Evocative Just to think of Palestine is evocative. From the lush orange orchards to the laden olive groves, many examples could be provided to confirm the fact that prior to the creation of Israel, Palestinian society thrived in all areas of human endeavour. The splendour of Jaffa was aptly captured in the photogropah which appears below, renowned for...

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Close Guantánamo

13 years of torture and lawlessness at Guantánamo should be enough for the self-proclaimed flagship democracy. This military camp has made a mockery of the US jurisdiction, which has lost its credibility. For the rest of the world, American democracy is no longer a role model because of its lousy judiciary and its criminal and despicable foreign policy. Wasn't the US founded,...

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On the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia

by Dr. Nasir Khan

All the devils in Hell were much excited today to welcome a newcomer. Guess who was coming? A great king was coming to join them. When the short worldly sojourn ends here a long and upward journey to a new life starts, I was told as a child. Today was one such day for a great king to go upward.

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New Proposed Congressional Legislative Sanctions on Iran

Bipartisan Senate members drafted new legislation. Imposing new sanctions if Iran doesn't agree to US demands by June 30. Regarding its legitimate nuclear program. With no military component. No evidence suggests one. It's no different from similar programs in dozens of other countries.

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The Troops Are Destroying Our Country

The mindset that is common to U.S. troops  serving overseas is that they are all doing it for America, for us, for our rights and freedoms, for our safety and security. They’ll all tell you that they are doing it because they love their country.

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Netanyahu: Prime Minister of Israel or the Leader of the ‘Jewish People’?

Netanyahu's presence at the "march of the millions" in France protesting the Charlie Hebdo killings and the murderous assault on a Jewish supermarket, in which four French Jewish citizens were killed by the perpetrator, was not only an offence to the other heads of states gathered there but also to France and its political class.

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A Personal Note on Jewish Statistics

The British political establishment is in a state of panic. A poll revealed last week that “a quarter of Jews in Britain have considered leaving the country in the last two years and well over half (58%) feel they have no long term future in Europe.” This could be a potential disaster...

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