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    Palestinian rights and western duplicity

    Ron Forthofer | Updated at 12:00am on February 11, 2020

    PRESIDENT Trump’s fraudulent Middle East deal runs roughshod over Palestinian rights, harms long-term Israeli interests and is only the latest example of the US arrogance...

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    Call for public’s defence of free speech

    Nozomi Hayase | Updated at 12:00am on November 24, 2019

    ON SATURDAY, the New York Times published a front-page article on the leaked files that exposed the Chinese government’s coordinated crackdown on ethnic minorities. In...

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    Lies which the west manufactures and then consumes

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on November 23, 2019

    AFTER my work in the Middle East had finished, at least for the time being, I was waiting for my flight to Santiago de Chile....

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    Is China an ‘imperial power’ in image of the west?

    Walden Bello | Updated at 12:00am on November 22, 2019

    OWING to geography and geopolitics, my country the Philippines finds itself in the middle of an escalating conflict between the United States and China. Like...

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    Has West Asia changed?

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on October 06, 2019

    IN WEST Asia, the tide has turned against Saudi crown prince, Mohammad bin Salman, Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu and president Trump is doing nothing about it....

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    Ill wind for the west

    Saeed Naqvi | Updated at 12:00am on September 22, 2019

    ATTACKS on Aramco, decline of Benjamin Netanyahu, departure of John Bolton from the White House are all honeyed music to the leadership in Iran. In...

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    West became third world itself

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on September 05, 2019

    MANY have already noticed: The US really, really doesn’t feel like the world leader, or even as a ‘first world country’. Of course, I write...

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    Suddenly west fails to overthrow ‘regimes’

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on August 26, 2019

    IT USED to be done regularly and it worked: The west identified a country as its enemy, unleashed its professional propaganda against it, then administered...

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    Why the west is determined to ignore China’s success

    Andre Vltchek | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    IT USED to be comical, but suddenly it is not, any more. In the past, blind hatred towards China could had been attributed to ignorance,...