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What Libya Had Achieved, What has been Destroyed

Friday, 23 September 2011, 11:58 am | Michel Chossudovsky

"There is no tomorrow" under a NATO sponsored Al Qaeda rebellion. While a "pro-democracy" rebel government has been instated, the country has been destroyed. Against the backdrop of war propaganda, Libya's economic and social achievements over the last thirty ... More >>

Sloppy Journalism or War Propaganda?Fake Images from Tripoli

Tuesday, 6 September 2011, 12:59 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

Green Square Tripoli. Libyans are seen celebrating the victory of Rebel forces over Ghadaffi in this BBC News Report (see below) Examine the footage: It's not Green Square and it's not the King Idris Flag (red, black green) of the Rebels. It’s ... More >>

Syria: Recruiting Jihadists for NATO's "Humanitarian Wars"

Tuesday, 6 September 2011, 11:22 am | Michel Chossudovsky

What triggered the crisis in Syria? It was not the result of internal political cleavages, but rather the consequence of a deliberate plan by the US-NATO alliance to trigger social chaos, to discredit the Syrian government of Bashar Al Assad and ... More >>

The "Liberation" of Libya: NATO and Al Qaeda Join Hands

Tuesday, 30 August 2011, 2:55 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

Extensive war crimes have been committed. NATO has blood on its hands The heads of government and heads of state of NATO member countries are responsible for extensive war crimes. The "pro-democracy" rebels are led by Al Qaeda paramilitary brigades ... More >>

The Pentagon's Salvador Option: Death Squads in Iraq & Syria

Tuesday, 23 August 2011, 3:41 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

This present essay (Part II below) focusses on the history of the Pentagon's "Salvador Option" in Iraq and its relevance to Syria. The program was implemented under the tenure of John D. Negroponte, who served as US ambassador to Iraq (June 2004-April ... More >>

Happy Birthday Fidel Castro

Tuesday, 23 August 2011, 3:16 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

Today, August 13, 2011 it is the birthday of Fidel Castro Ruz, leader of the Cuban Revolution. The Global Research team extends its warm greetings and best wishes to Comandante Fidel. More >>

Somalia: the Real Causes of Famine

Tuesday, 26 July 2011, 2:21 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

For the last twenty years, Somalia has been entangled in a "civil war" amidst the destruction of both its rural and urban economies. The country is now facing widespread famine. According to reports, tens of thousands of people have died from malnutrition ... More >>

The Destabilization of Syria and the Broader Middle East War

Monday, 27 June 2011, 4:42 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

What is unfolding in Syria is an armed insurrection supported covertly by foreign powers including the US, Turkey and Israel. Armed insurgents belonging to Islamist organizations have crossed the border from Turkey, Lebanon and Jordan. More >>

Breaking News: Humanitarian Ship to Enter Gaza Waters

Wednesday, 25 May 2011, 12:41 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

The Spirit of Rachel Corrie (officially known as FINCH) carrying a humanitarian cargo to Gaza was attacked by an Israeli naval patrol within the so-called Palestinian Security Zone on May 15, at 10.54pm EDT. The ship is carrying 7.5 kilometers of UPVC ... More >>

Syria: Who is Behind The Protest Movement?

Thursday, 5 May 2011, 10:57 am | Michel Chossudovsky

There is evidence of gross media manipulation and falsification from the outset of the protest movement in southern Syria on March 17th. The Western media has presented the events in Syria as part of the broader Arab pro-democracy protest movement, spreading ... More >>

When War Games Go Live

Thursday, 21 April 2011, 12:48 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

We were led to believe that the protest movement in Egypt and Tunisia had spread to Libya. And that the insurrection in Libya was a spontaneous response to a wave of pro-democracy activism which had swept the Arab World. In turn, we were led to ... More >>

Is America Considering the Use of Nuclear Weapons?

Monday, 11 April 2011, 12:57 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

In an earlier article entitled America's Planed Nuclear Attack on Libya, I provided details of the Pentagon's plan under the Clinton administration to wage a nuclear attack on Libya. More >>

Islamic Terrorists Join Libya's Pro-Democracy Opposition

Tuesday, 5 April 2011, 1:51 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

Concepts are Turned Upside Down: The US-NATO military alliance is supporting a rebellion integrated by Islamic terrorists, in the name of the "War on Terrorism"... There are various factions within the Libyan opposition: Royalists, defectors from the ... More >>

Libya: The Objective of "Humanitarian Bombing" is Death

Monday, 28 March 2011, 1:28 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

Within hours of the air attacks, a Libyan government health official "said the death toll from the Western air strikes had risen to 64 on Sunday after some of the wounded died." The number of wounded was of the order of 150. (Montreal Gazette, Gadhafi ... More >>

Egypt: Washington's Covert Intelligence Operation

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 4:20 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

A mysterious American Envoy, retired US diplomat Frank G. Wisner II was rushed to Cairo on January 31st at the height of the protest movement for top level meetings with Hosni Mubarak. More >>

Who is Behind Wikileaks?

Thursday, 16 December 2010, 1:00 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

"World bankers, by pulling a few simple levers that control the flow of money, can make or break entire economies. By controlling press releases of economic strategies that shape national trends, the power elite are able to not only tighten their stranglehold ... More >>

Iran: Fake Intelligence to Justify a Pre-emptive Nuclear War

Tuesday, 30 November 2010, 10:25 am | Michel Chossudovsky

The UN Security Council on June 9 2010 adopted the imposition of a fourth round of sweeping sanctions against The Islamic Republic of Iran. UNSC Resolution 1929 includes an expanded arms embargo as well as "tougher financial controls": More >>

Know the Facts: The World is at a dangerous crossroads

Tuesday, 30 November 2010, 10:18 am | Michel Chossudovsky

From the Truman Doctrine to Obama. The history of the 1950s Korean confirms that extensive war crimes were committed against the Korean people. As confirmed by the statement of General Curtis Lemay: More >>

Financial Meltdown on Wall Street

Thursday, 25 November 2010, 11:39 am | Michel Chossudovsky

This book takes the reader through the corridors of the Federal Reserve, into the plush corporate boardrooms on Wall Street where far-reaching financial transactions are routinely undertaken. Each of the authors in this timely collection digs beneath ... More >>

Concealing The Risk of An All Out Nuclear War

Tuesday, 21 September 2010, 1:16 pm | Michel Chossudovsky

We have reached a turning point in our history. The US and its allies are preparing to launch a nuclear war with devastating consequences. More >>