Tag Archives: Middle East
Attributing the refugee crisis to Assad, or claiming the majority of civilians who’ve been killed have been killed by his military, comes to us straight from the regime change playbook. We heard the same propaganda in the run up to … Continue reading
Rochelle organises the Friday Fiction one hundred word competition, prompted by a photo, each week: https://rochellewisofffields.wordpress.com/ Sham: “Are you deliberately missing the point? I am not saying that I approve of the killing. You know that I am a pacifist. … Continue reading
Is this Michael Fallon diplomo-speak for “we don’t want to tell you the real reason we’re getting involved in this war”?
Michael Fallon is seriously suggesting the RAF should be bombing ISIL in Syria. This is crazy talk. How long since the House was outraged by Assad’s use of barrel bombs and chemical weapons against the Arab Spring uprising? Now the … Continue reading
Migrants are drowning in the Mediterranean in their thousands. David Cameron says it’s clearly the fault of the people traffickers. I can’t agree. Surely those fighting the wars that prompt people to leave their homelands are the prime movers in … Continue reading
Enough already! So the security services have discovered the name of the executioner and he’s a Brit. Big deal! There are thousands of Westeners fighting for IS. If butcher Emwazi hadn’t been there, I don’t doubt they would have found … Continue reading
The leader of the free world is fraternising with barbaric despots, while the papers discuss Michelle’s naked hair. Words fail me!