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The hardliners in Iran could announce their own intention to withdraw not only from the JCPOA but also from the NPT. They could argue, quite legitimately, that Israel has never come clean on its nuclear arsenal, and that Pakistan and India (and of course Israel) …

Based on numerous reporting trips to the region, freelance foreign correspondent Reese Erlich discusses the growth of Syrian extremist rebel groups, the status of the Assad regime, foreign intervention and the failure of US policy. He provides up to date analysis and what the new …

Ending the Many Wars in Syria

October 11, 2016 // 0 Comments

Listen to an audio recording of Phyllis Bennis’ talk at Emmanuel College on October 13, 2016.  Thanks to David Goodman of I.B.I.S. Radio Talks by Phyllis Bennis:  Is the war in Syria a civil war? Is it a proxy war between the US and Russia ? …

Part 1 of an exchange.  See the response by Andrei Kortunov. Since he became president in 1999, Russian President Vladimir Putin has had the ambition of changing the unilateral order of the international world to a new bilateral one. Russia’s enormous territory, nuclear arsenal, and …

Sulaymaniyah, Iraq — During my visit last month to the headquarters of the Iraqi Kurdish fighters, the Peshmerga, here, I discovered how women are defeating ISIS.  Since ISIS fighters believe that they will not go to heaven if they are killed by a woman, this belief …

These audio recordings are from the Syria • ISIS • Middle East Violence • and the Next President event on February 1. Sponsored by Massachusetts Peace Action’s Middle East Working Group and Suffolk University Government Department. Listen to Rachael Cobb’s Introduction and remarks by moderator Jeff Klein Listen …

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