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War Hero Noor Inayat Khan becomes first woman of south Asian descent to get blue plaque in London
Noor Inayat Khan, first female radio operator, worked in occupied France before being executed by the Nazis
A spy who operated in occupied France for months during the second world war before being captured by the Gestapo and later executed has ...
The Iranian Jews who joined the Islamic Revolution
“Tehran” series doesn’t match reality, says Israeli scholar
Ofer Aderet עופר אדרת
Thousands flocked from Tehran's synagogues to protests, led by their rabbis. Jewish delegates met with Khomeini to express support for his struggle. A groundbreaking study sheds light on the life of Iranian Jews, their complex view of Zionism and their ...
Arab powers want Egypt to fight their wars in Libya
Salman Rafi Sheikh سلمان رفیع شیخ
Whereas Egypt may have its own reasons to intervene in Libya, it appears that the current dynamics of the north African state’s latest decision to send its military into Libya go far beyond the traditional parameters of ‘national interest. ...
Call of peoples, organizations, movements and networks in North Africa and the Middle East/The Arab region – For the cancellation of debts and dropping of the “free trade” agreements
- Various Authors - Div. Auteurs -Versch. Autoren -Muhtelif Yazarlar-مؤلفون مُتنوِّعون - نویسندگان مختلف
To address the Corona pandemic and its severe consequences: the need to break with the tools of imperialist ...
Iran sanctions and sickness
- Vira Ameli ویرا عاملی
In the current global pandemic, Iran occupies a unique position. One of the first countries to experience ...
Arabs sadly lacking solidarity in the age of coronavirus
- Ramzy Baroud رمزي بارود
While the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to ravage almost every nation on earth, Arab countries ...
Pompeo to Iraq: If you kick us out, we will bury you
- Mike Whitney مایک ویتنی
The Trump administration is threatening to destroy Iraq’s economy by withholding a critical source ...
‘Marry-your-rapist’ bill to be introduced by lawmakers in Turkey
- Maya Oppenheim
Critics argue legislation legitimises child marriage and statutory rape
A law which would ...
Reading Sun Tzu in Tehran
- Alastair Crooke
Iran is not done. General Hajizadeh, Commander of the IRGC Aerospace Force, said in a briefing yesterday ...
Qatar: 5-year prison sentence set for ‘fake news’
- Human Rights Watch هيومن رايتس ووتش
Penal Code amendments a setback for freedom of expression
(Beirut) – Qatar has amended its penal ...