Headlines: • UK: Secret Papers Show Extent of Senior Royals’ Veto Over Bills • Will Europe’s Economic Crisis Lead to Global Recession? • $450m Package to Maintain Pakistan’s F-16s UK: Secret Papers Show Extent of Senior Royals’ Veto Over Bills The extent of the Queen and Prince Charles’s secretive power of veto over new laws […]
Headlines: • Bank of England’s Bailey Warns UK Faces Very Big Inflation Shock • Taliban say ‘no information’ about Al Qaeda Chief Zawahiri in Afghanistan • China Halts US Cooperation on Range of Issues after Pelosi’s Taiwan Visit Bank of England’s Bailey Warns UK Faces Very Big Inflation Shock The Bank of England on Thursday […]
German Defense Minister Christine Lambrecht said on Tuesday that Berlin had handed over three promised MARS-II multiple launch rocket systems to Ukraine. Also, Germany, according to Lambrecht, is preparing to transfer three self-propelled artillery mounts and IRIS-T air defense systems to Ukraine in the fall.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has invited Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky to create a new alliance, an alternative to the EU, that could include the Baltic states as well, the Italian daily Corriere della Sera has reported citing its sources. This alliance could include, in addition to the UK and Ukraine, Poland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania […]
The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reported that 4 families left the al-Rukban camp, which is located on the eastern borders of Syria with Jordan and Iraq, and has documented the departure of 18 families and 19 youths in six batches to regime-controlled areas, amid reports that dozens of families are preparing to leave Al-Rukban […]
The German Bundestag voted by a convincing majority in favor of expanding and accelerating the provision of heavy weapons to Ukraine. “The German Bundestag strongly condemns Russia’s brutal war of aggression against Ukraine. In doing so, Russia grossly violates international and humanitarian law and tries to permanently destroy the European peace order,” the document reads. […]
A major crisis is said to be looming for Bangladesh’s energy security as the country is heading towards a total depletion of its natural gas reserves. Bangladesh Oil, Gas and Mineral Corporation (Petrobangla) said that the country has gas reserves for nine to 10 years, assuming a consumption of around 1 trillion cubic feet every […]
The Arab news agency Al Jazeera reported today what no Western news agency considered important: “Families fearful as UN reduces food aid to northwest Syria.” A World Food Program (WFP) spokesperson was quoted as explaining that for “For northwest Syria this means, starting May 2022, the [food] basket will reduce from 1,300 to 1,170 [kilocalories] […]
The case of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, who was killed in 2018, has been closed and transferred to Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Question: All indications suggests that the current crisis in Ukraine is in fact a crisis between Russia and the West, and it is not just a dispute between Russia and Ukraine. Some compare it to Nazi Germany’s occupation of Czechoslovakia: piece by piece in 1939, followed by the occupation of Poland, until the outbreak of […]
International agencies reported last Tuesday, 22/2/2022, the news of German Chancellor Olaf Scholz’s announcement of suspending the approval of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline with Russia, and his warning of possible additional sanctions, and that this suspension was a response to Moscow’s recognition of the two separatist regions in eastern Ukraine. (Al-Hurra Agency; France […]
America Talks Big but Limits its Response to Russian Invasion of Ukraine After months of baiting by America, Russian President Vladimir Putin finally took the decision this week to invade Ukraine after declaring Russian recognition for Ukraine’s eastern provinces as independent states. But the practical American response has been controlled, limited and carefully calibrated despite […]
Russian invasion in Ukraine Comment: Prior to the invasion of Ukraine by Russia the United States was actively engaged in the public announcement of the developments related to the Russia-Ukraine crisis. It was well aware of Russia’s plan to invade Ukraine and even when it would happen. On multiple occasions US president Biden signalled out […]
Headlines: Western Response Takes Shape German Rearmament Failed Talks on Yemen
Details: Germany Cuts Nuclear Plants Increasing Energy Vulnerability Illegal Jewish entity Attacks Syria again Anti-Coup Protests in Sudan Under Internal Pressure, Putin Condemns Insulting the Prophet (SAW)
Question: On 20/12/2021, Al-Jazeera published on its website: “The Ukrainian army and pro-Moscow separatists exchanged fire, resulting in deaths on both sides… These developments come one day after the Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine Alexey Danilov announced that his country, for the first time in the country’s history, prepared a […]
Headlines: EU Leaders Seek Unity on How to Face China and US US Diplomat to Hold Key Talks on Afghan Issue Taipei Warns that China will be Able to Invade Taiwan by 2025
The British government has ruled out paying large suppliers to take on the customers left behind by the collapse of smaller rivals after the gas crisis claimed its largest casualty earlier this week. The UK’s biggest energy suppliers have held meetings with Kwarteng since the weekend to discuss the plans to help the supply market […]
In an interview with CNN on 15 September 2021, Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Imran Khan, complained that “We were like a hired gun” during America’s War on Terror, even though Pakistan’s current rulers are acting as “hired facilitators,” to ensure that the US re-enters our region through the back door.
Headlines: Biden Forms New AUKUS Alliance with Britain and Australia The West Turns to Crushing Afghanistan Economically France Recalls Ambassadors to US, Australia over Sub Deal Pakistan PM says He Has Started Dialogue with Taliban over Inclusivity China Ought to Reduce US Treasury Holdings to Allay Risks
After the Taliban’s capture of the presidential palace on 15/8/2021, without any resistance, the German government had no choice but to publicly admit the failure of its policy regarding Afghanistan. The total collapse of the puppet government in Kabul, which accompanied the change of power, proves beyond any doubt that German foreign and security policy […]
The European Court of Justice ruled on the 15th of July that employers in the European Union have the right to ban their employees from wearing headscarves in certain situations. The verdict says that the interest of the employer to conduct a neutral appearance weighs more than the freedom of religion in some circumstances. According […]
The Hungarian government has passed a new law banning the sharing of material and teachings about LGBT to children under the age of 18, in education, films and commercials. The Hungarian government has faced subsequent, harsh criticism from countries in Western Europe.
It is difficult for a day to go by without China making the news, whether it is its GDP, aircraft carriers, artificial intelligence, its dams, bullet trains or megacities. There is no denying that China grabs a lot of headlines. On 1 July 2021, China’s sole political party – the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) celebrated […]
13th June 2021: “Indirect talks between Tehran and Washington on reviving the 2015 Iran nuclear deal resumed in Vienna on Saturday as the European Union said negotiations were “intense” and Germany called for rapid progress…The U.S. delegation to the talks, known as the Joint Commission of the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPoA), is based […]
While the German Federal Council voted on 25 March by a majority to extend the German Federal Army’s duties for ten months in Afghanistan, a few weeks later the German Ministry of Defense informed the Federal Parliament’s Defense Committee that the expected withdrawal date had been brought forward to 4 July 2021. The withdrawal procedures […]
Nigerian President Muhammad Buhari has urged the US to relocate US Africa Command to Africa from its headquarters in Germany. In a virtual meeting with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken on April 27, 2021 said U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM), should be relocated to Africa itself. “Considering the growing security challenges in West and Central […]
On 3/25/2021, the German Federal Council voted by majority to extend the mandate of the German Federal Army for ten months in Afghanistan. Thus, the German foreign and security policy will continue to obey the signals coming from Washington, and this will reduce Germany’s future possibilities to build positive strategic relations with the Islamic countries.
Question: The new US administration headed by Biden began attacking China and Russia, and at the same time it began to strengthen partnerships and revive old alliances with some countries. What is America’s policy towards these two countries in particular, and what are its goals? Is this administration different from the previous one?
Hizb ut Tahrir launched a large-scale media campaign throughout the month of Rajab to commemorate the centenary of the demolition of the Islamic Khilafah (Caliphate). The campaign, which was entitled: “Establish it, O Muslims” was concluded with a distinguished international conference. (Al-Waqiyah TV Channel).