Middle East


Numbers of Snow Leopards in the Wild Impossible to Determine

The big cats’ decline is understated, and their viability remains in doubt because of human settlements, climate change, and poaching. Removing leopards from the endangered list may give the impression that they’re safe when in fact the numbers are unknown.


Kadyrov orders universal DNA testing in Chechnya to help identify children kidnapped by ISIS

The head of the Chechen Republic has ordered a universal DNA test to help identify and retrieve Russian children who had been taken to terrorist-control territories in the Middle East.





UN To Launch War Crimes Probe Into Israeli Forces’ Shooting Of Protesters In Gaza

The UN Human Rights Council has voted in favor of sending an international war crimes probe to Gaza after the body’s leading human rights official slammed Israel‘s reaction to the protests along the Gaza border that killed over 60 people and injured 2,700 in one day as “wholly disproportionate.”


Fantastic Didactic Weekend Flick Pick (May 18-20, 2018): ‘Palestine Is Still The Issue’ (2002) – Timeless Truth: The John Pilger Film That Defied a Campaign to Ban It

With the present-day massacre of Palestinians by Israeli snipers along the border fence with Gaza, this 2002 film by renowned journalist and filmmaker John Pilger tells a timeless truth.




Strikes On Syria, White Helmets, Skripal Poisoning, Assange Isolation, Transatlantic Trolls & The Mainstream Media In Meltdown: Part One

To say things have been a complete mess is an understatement of epic proportions. The amount of lies, revisionism, misrepresentation, and chicanery on display by those trying to promote and justify the US, UK and French strikes on Syria has been incredible to observe.



WATCH: Douma Locals, Doctors & Medical Staff From Viral Video Recall Staged Event Filmed By White Helmets, Refuting “Chemical Attack” Claims (VIDEO)

Western claims of a chemical attack in Douma have been thoroughly debunked to be a false-flag staged event as irrefutable evidence and eyewitness accounts continue to emerge, and more independent journalists arrive in Douma to discover and confirm a gas attack never took place.



MUST WATCH: US/UK Delegations Walk Out As Syria’s UN Ambassador Dr. Bashar al Ja’afari Begins Trenchant Indictment of US, UK, & France’s History of Lies Starting Foreign Interventions (VIDEO)

Responding to attacks from the US, UK, and French delegates at the Security Council meeting, the Syrian Ambassador to the UN called out the countries’ lies and hypocrisies, denouncing their funding and arming of terrorist groups and foreign mercenaries dispatched to Syria, in a droll, biting rebuke of imperialist aggression..