International

“Iranian Messi” In Demand

Iranian footballer Sardar Azmoun has been plying his trade with Russian club Rubin Kazan.

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April 10, 2014

Top 10 Ways in Which It Was Actually the Israeli Government That Derailed Peace Talks

It is like discussing with someone sharing a piece of pie and then looking down and seeing that the other person had snarfed up half of it already.

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April 10, 2014

U.N. rights chief says Syria government abuses ‘far outweigh’ rebels

Human rights violations by Syrian government forces “far outweigh” those by armed opposition groups

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April 10, 2014

The End of the New American Century?

US foreign policy is almost entirely crippled. For the Obama administration, it has been a continuous firefighting mission since George W. Bush left office

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April 10, 2014

No NSA Reform Can Fix the American Islamophobic Surveillance Complex

Better oversight of the sprawling American national security apparatus may finally be coming:

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April 10, 2014

Israeli Prisoner Release Canceled Amidst Protests

Israel’s announcement that it has canceled the release of Palestinian prisoners is just the latest derailment to a peace process that had slim prospects in the first place.

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April 10, 2014

Netanyahu’s Monstrous Mentor On The Hill

Sheldon Adelson is … a fanatical rightist— not only an American rightist, but also an Israeli one. While he is now looking for the best American president money can buy, he has already chosen his Israeli stooge

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April 10, 2014

The Red Line & the Rat Line

‘We now know it was a covert action planned by Erdoğan’s people to push Obama over the red line,’ the former intelligence official said. ‘They had to escalate to a gas attack in or near Damascus when the UN inspectors’ – who arrived in Damascus on 18 August to investigate the earlier use of gas – ‘were there. The deal was to do something spectacular. Our senior military officers have been told by the DIA and other intelligence assets that the sarin was supplied through Turkey – that it could only have gotten there with Turkish support. The Turks also provided the training in producing the sarin and handling it.’

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April 10, 2014

What’s Next For This Young Country?

According to the United Nations refugee agency there were at least 700,000 Syrian refugees in Lebanon at this time. Today, there is thought to be one Syrian refugee to every six Lebanese within the country.

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April 3, 2014

How the World Sees Us and Why

Wouldn’t you say there is more to Islam and Muslims than these myriad images of masked terrorists and mind-numbing scenes of carnage?

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April 3, 2014

Behind the Russian Rage

As the old saying goes, you cannot truly understand a man until you have walked a mile in his shoes.

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April 3, 2014

Threat from Global Warming Heightened in latest UN Report

Global warming poses a growing threat to the health, economic prospects, and food and water sources of billions of people

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April 3, 2014

Conflict in the Central African Republic

“It’s them. It’s the Muslims,” voices screamed. “We’re going to cut them up.”

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April 3, 2014

Death Toll In Syria’s Civil War Above 150,000: Monitor

Note:  TMO previously ran a photo purporting to show a “Syrian boy sleeping with his parents,” which showed a boy sleeping between two graves.  In fact the photo was made outside of Syria, posed by an artist.  TMO apologizes for having printed this photo without first verifying its origin.   BEIRUT (Reuters) – At least […]

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April 3, 2014

Turkey’s First-Ever Hijab-Wearing Mayor!

Daily Sabah Mayor Fatma Toru of Konya KONYA — AK Party candidate Fatma Toru has come out the victor of Konya’s central Meram district according to unofficial results. This win makes the 42-year-old ruling Justice and Development (AK) Party candidate, Fatma Toru, the first-ever headscarf-donning municipal mayor in Turkey. Born in Konya in 1972, Fatma […]

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April 3, 2014

Carnivorous Plants!!!!

  Carnivorous plants are plants that derive some or most of their nutrients (but not energy) from trapping and consuming animals or protozoans, typically insects and other arthropods. Carnivorous plants have adapted to grow in places where the soil is thin or poor in nutrients, especially nitrogen, such as acidic bogs and rock outcroppings. Charles […]

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March 27, 2014

Suspected Uighurs Rescued From Thai Trafficking Camp

HAT YAI, Thailand (Reuters) – Police rescued about 200 people believed to be Muslim Uighurs from a human smuggling camp in southern Thailand

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March 27, 2014

Obama to Putin: Do as I Say Not as I Do

open letter Nader to Obama

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March 27, 2014

Story of Heroic Muslim Woman of WWII Coming to Dearborn

Film Premiere of Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story to be screened

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March 27, 2014

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