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Crescent International Vol. 48, No. 12
Jumada' al-Akhirah, 14412020-02-01
Main Stories

Martyrdom Immortalizes Haj Qassem Soleimani

Tahir Mustafa

If Donald Trump thought he would appear macho by assassinating General Soleimani, he has made a big mistake. The martyred revolutionary commander has become an even bigger figure in death than he was ...


Kashmiris’ Travails

Zafar Bangash

Eight million Kashmiris live under Indian occupation where India impose a total lockdown last August while four million live in Azad (Free) Kashmir (AJK) on the Pakistani side. There are also 40,000 K...


An Open Letter to Imam Khamenei, May Allah Escort His Every Step!

Abu Dharr

While Shia-Sunni unity is essential for Muslims’ survival, there are some people in Islamic Iran that seem to be pursuing a sectarian agenda creating divisions. Abu Dharr, a sincere Muslim revolutio...

Special Reports

US-China Trade war: The Broader Perspective

Tahir Mahmoud

The short-term trade agreement between the US and China is not likely to en...

News & Analysis

Will Iraq Unite to End Foreign Occupation?

Kevin Barrett

Millions of Iraqis, setting aside political differences, joined hands in a ...


Trump Stuck Between Iraq and A Hard Place

Kevin Barrett

By assassinating General Qassem Soleimani, Donald Trump violated internatio...


India’s Racist Laws


Narendra Modi and his fascist followers are hell-bent on turning India into...


The Elusive Afghan Peace


There have been many false starts about peace in Afghanistan but there may ...

Editor's Desk

Crescent Going Fully Digital

Zafar Bangash

Starting with our next issue, we are introducing two changes: Crescent Inte...

Some Muslims have described Iran’s retaliatory missile strikes on two American bases in Iraq as not sufficiently strong because no American soldier was killed. Iran’s missiles were not intended to...

True to their devious nature, Western media outlets have indulged in customary disinformation pertaining to the assassination of General Qassem Soleimani. It was a war crime and must be condemned as s...

Social media platforms have gone into overdrive to censor any news that negates the official US narrative. Google removed Press TV that has 28,000 followers, from YouTube. One wonders why are they so ...

Turkey has come to the aid of the internationally-recognized government of Libya. It has also announced plans to explore gas in the Eastern Mediterranean. Should Turkey succeed in shoring up the gover...

Book Review

The Anti-Imperialist Perspective

Eric Walberg

Tim Anderson’s book, The Axis of Resistance, falls somewhat short of taking a clearer view of the reality on the ground. Eric Walberg takes us through the Middle East’s complex maze…

News & Analysis

Political Exploitation of The Plane Tragedy

Waseem Shehzad

The Ukrainian airliner mistakenly shot down by Iran on January 8 is being e...

News & Analysis

Haj Soleimani And Narrative Control on Social Media

Eva Bartlett

Twitter and Instagram are on a rampage censoring points of view critical of...

News & Analysis

Don’t let Empire Sabotage Post-Soleimani Resistance

Salina Khan

Resistance and revolution are definitely in the air, not only in Iran and I...

News & Analysis

TANAP will Revive Geopolitical Struggle in Central Asia

Akhmet Makhmoudov

Turkey and Azerbaijan announced completion of the gas pipeline from the Cas...

Special Reports

Islamophobia in India And Sri Lanka

Hayy Yaqzan

India’s anti-Muslim policies have received some media attention but Sri L...

Opinion Poll

With US policy failure in Syria, it has resorted, together with its Zionist allies and Arabian puppets, to destabilize Iraq and Lebanon

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