Meet the Anglo-Turkish Oil Company with an Iron Grip on KRG Oil

Hedwig Kuijpers Anglo-Turkish oil company Genel Energy has been the front-runner for Kurdish oil contracts and is unprepared to let go. Photo Credit: The Cradle The Kurdistan Regional Government has sold its soul to Turkish oil predators and Iraq is paying the price. Genel Energy is one such company, and the debt it has generated…

Ambassador Ala Calls on Human Rights Council to End Turkish Crimes

14 September، 2021 Geneva, SANA Syria’s permanent representative to the UN in Geneva, Ambassador Hussam al-Din Ala, called on Human Rights’ Council and the high commissioner to end practices of the Turkish regime which uses water as a weapon and collective punishment in the aggression on Syria. Ala, in a briefing to the UN High…

Ahmad Massoud Still in Afghanistan

TEHRAN (FNA)- An informed source close to Ahmad Massoud said on Saturday that the Afghan opposition leader has not left Afghanistan, adding that 70% of main streets in Panjshir have been brought under control by the Taliban. “In recent days, the Taliban entered Panjshir and now 70% of the main streets and passages are under…

Documents Expose Lafarge’s Funding of ISIS in Syria

Al Mayadeen According to documents obtained by Anadolu Agency, French company Lafarge funded ISIS and other terrorist organizations – and the French intelligence services enabled and benefited from it. Lafarge, a French cement company that has stretched its tentacles in war-ridden areas like Syria and Iraq, has been reported to have funded ISIS with 13…

Afghanistan Needs Peace, Sovereignty & Development (PART I)

Niloufer Bhagwat Parallels between Afghanistan historical and political developments and the Middle East The decision of the United States of America to withdraw its military forces from Afghanistan is not sudden, as propagated by its allies in Europe and South Asia. The decision was first announced more than a year ago, after which negotiations began…

Terror Attacks in Kabul Suspiciously on Cue… Who Gains?

Finian Cunningham Could an atrocity have been arranged by some of Baradar’s men at the request of the CIA? Three days before the bloody carnage at Kabul airport, CIA director William Burns held a secret meeting with a top Taliban commander in the Afghan capital. That is only one of several suspicious events this week…

Al-Jaafari Calls on UNSC to Observe Israeli Violations of Truce Agreements

24 August، 2021 Damascus, SANA Deputy Foreign and Expatriates Minister Bashar al-Jaafari discussed on Tuesday with Acting Head of Mission of the UN Truce Supervision Organization (UNTSO) Alan Doyle, and the accompanying delegation work of the mission and the importance of its role. Al-Jaafari affirmed Syria’s support for the work of the mission in the…