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Article: The NSA’s New Partner in Spying: Saudi Arabia’s Brutal State Police | OpEdNews

The Saudi Ministry of Interior — referred to in the document as MOI — has been condemned for years as one of the most brutal human rights violators in the world. In 2013, the U.S. State Department reported that “Ministry of Interior officials sometimes subjected prisoners and detainees to torture and other physical abuse,” specifically […]

Seemorerocks: Drilling for oil in the Golan Heights

That geographic location will likely prove controversial. Israel seized the Golan Heights in the Six-Day War in 1967 and annexed the territory in 1981. Its administration of the area — which is not recognised by international law — has been mostly peaceful until the Syrian civil war broke out 23 months ago.“This action is mostly […]

John Prescott: Israel’s bombardment of Gaza is a war crime – and it must end – John Prescott – Mirror Online

Those who live in Gaza are kept like prisoners behind walls and fences, unable to escape the bombings, and an Israeli economic blockade has forced Palestinians into poverty.Israel’s Iron Dome defence system easily intercepts missiles launched from Gaza. Three Israeli citizens have died from these ­primitive rockets, with 32 soldiers killed fighting Hamas.Compare that to […]

Police forcibly strip, lock up, pepper-spray Indiana woman VIDEO — RT USA

An Indiana woman plans to sue the Floyd County Jail in New Albany following her lawyer obtaining a video of police officers forcibly undressing her and locking her up, completely naked, in a cell full of pepper spray for seven hours.The woman’s attorney said that it may be a routine procedure at the facility and […]

DCI-Palestine mourns the loss of Hashem Abu Maria, colleague and friend, killed by Israeli forces | Defence for Children International Palestine

“The DCI-Palestine family is shocked and devastated by the loss of our friend and colleague, Hashem,” said Rifat Kassis, executive director of DCI-Palestine. “Hashem considered defending children’s rights as his purpose in life, not simply as a job. That he has become the latest innocent civilian to lose his life at the hands of Israeli […]

IDF Begins Ground Surge Into Occupied Palestine | APNS Novaĵagentejo

APNS /North America [07.17.2014] — Israel Defense Forces spokesman Lt. Col. Peter Lerner confirms via his Twitter account @LTCPeterLerner that the State of Israel has launched its ‘Operation Protective Edge’ ground operation against the Indigenous Palestinian community enclosed within the Gaza Strip region of the occupied territories.[Editors] — APNS [2014-07-17T20:11:41+00:00]–Aboriginal News Group ANGang-newswire.blogspot via IDF […]

Guantanamo Bay Officials Just Figured Out That Olive Oil Is a Terrible Lubricant | VICE News

For years, nurses at Gitmo have offered hunger-striking detainees a choice of lubricants for their nasal passages while they’re being force-fed a liquid nutritional supplement. The lubricant is meant to aid the progress of a tube shoved into their nostrils and snaked down to their stomachs — a painful process that has been widely condemned […]

Snowden: NSA employees routinely pass around intercepted nude photos | Ars Technica

In a 17-minute interview with The Guardian filmed at a Moscow hotel and published on Thursday, the NSA whistleblower addressed numerous points, noting that he could “live with” being sent to the US prison facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. He also again dismissed any notion that he was a Russian spy or agent—calling those allegations […]

Peeling the onion: Almost everyone involved in developing Tor was or is funded by the US government | PandoDaily

Internet privacy activists and organizations reacted to the news with shock. For the past decade, they had been promoting Tor as a scrappy but extremely effective grassroots technology that can protect journalists, dissidents and whistleblowers from powerful government forces that want to track their every move online. It was supposed to be the best tool […]

US President supports Israeli ‘genocide’: Fidel Castro

The former Cuban president highlighted statements made by the Obama administration that reiterated its strong support for the Jewish state, which recently fought a 22-day war against the Hamas rulers of the Gaza Strip.In a foreign policy mission statement on its website, the US administration said its “incontrovertible commitment in the Middle East must be […]

Where are the Benghazi suspects? – CNN.com

Faraj al-Shibli, whose name is also spelled Chalabi, was last seen in the custody of a local militia in Marj two days ago, a Libyan source said. His body was found Monday in the eastern Libyan town.He’s the second Benghazi suspect to surface in recent weeks. U.S. forces arrested suspected attack mastermind Ahmed Abu Khattalah […]

Gaza death toll at 176 as Israeli strikes continue | Al Akhbar English

As the death toll rose, the Gaza-based Palestinian Center for Human Rights said most of the victims were civilians, putting their number at more than 130, among them 35 children and 26 women.It also said Israel had hit 147 homes and badly damaged hundreds of others.So far, no Israelis have been killed.In northern Gaza, even […]

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