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Daily News Analysis

Blackwater mercenaries flee Taiz front in west Yemen as Ansarallah fighters make gains

Crescent International

Jumada' al-Ula' 10, 14372016-02-19

The Saudis and their Arabian allies were never a match for the lightly armed Ansarallah fighters in Yemen. They had to rely on Blackwater mercenaries to do the fighting for them but the Ansarallah fighters have put these mercenaries also to flight as the latest news from Yemen indicates. The Saudi war on Yemen is a total failure and will end up in even more humiliation for the Bani Saud.

News & Analysis

Blackwater operatives convicted, nefarious owner walks away free

Ayesha Alam

Muharram 08, 14362014-11-01

An American court has convicted four Blackwater operatives seven years after they murdered innocent Iraqis in a public square. Their leader, however, has walked away free.

Special Reports

Fallujah veteran says about Wall Street’s wars: “I served the 1%”

Ross Caputi

Muharram 06, 14332011-12-01

Iraq War veteran, Ross Caputi, writes about his thoughts on the role of veterans in the Occupy movement. The author is a Marine Corps veteran of the second siege of Fallujah and a member of March Forward! He is the founder of the Justice for Fallujah Project, which hosted various events during the second annual Remember Fallujah Week, November 16-19, 2011. 

News & Analysis

Return of Musharraf, and Pakistan’s balkanization

Zainab Cheema

Shawwal 22, 14312010-10-01

A fresh development in this schizophrenic saga is the return of Pakistani strongman Pervez Musharraf to the political arena

Special Reports

America: no stranger to genocidal war crimes

Afeef Khan

Shawwal 22, 14312010-10-01

“To fight and kill is worth three months without sex. Maybe it sounds idiotic but it is better than sex… When you are on the field it is you or the enemy. And when you see the ‘red mist’ [blood spurt from the sniper victim]… it is indescribable.


Pakistan’s slide into total chaos

Our Own Correspondent

Jumada' al-Ula' 16, 14312010-05-01

Add to this grim picture the lawlessness that has gripped Pakistan from Karachi to the Khyber Pass, thanks to America’s war on terror that will escalate further following the failed Time Square bomb plot in New York...

Book Review

Detailed account of the role of the world’s most powerful mercenary army in Iraq and elsewhere

Crescent International

Ramadan 19, 14282007-10-01

Blackwater: the rise of the world’s most powerful mercenary army by Jeremy Scahill. Nation Books, New York, 2007.Pp: 464. Hbk: $26.95.

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