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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Views
Pompeo's US Jingoism and Anti-Iran Warmongering Rejected by Mideast Public
In both Egypt, where Pompeo spoke, and in Iraq, which he had just visited, over 90 percent of the population has an unfavorable view of the United States
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Mike Pompeo's Cairo Speech Denounced as Ahistorical 'Imperial Hogwash'
"An arrogant tirade extolling the U.S. as a liberator not an occupier, a defender not an aggressor—a depiction that runs totally counter to the sordid U.S. history of invasions and occupations all over the world."
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Detained Reuters journalist Kyaw Soe Oo and Wa Lone News
Watchdog Raises Alarm About 'New Normal' as Hundreds of Journalists Worldwide Jailed for Doing Their Jobs
"The terrible global assault on journalists that has intensified in the past few years shows no sign of abating."
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U.S. President Donald Trump welcomes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi News
Egypt Responds to Trump's Lifting of Military Aid Ban by Sentencing 75 Anti-Coup Protesters to Death
"The decision to release the funds despite a significant deterioration in the rights situation in Egypt is both baffling and troubling."
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Trump Uses Mosque Attack to Promote Muslim Ban as Death Toll Tops 300
More than two dozen children are among the dead
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More Than 200 Killed, Over 100 Injured After Gunmen Open Fire on Egyptian Mosque
The attack was described as one of the deadliest to strike the region in years
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Americans have increasingly looked to U.S. generals in the White House for some semblance of order in the Trump administration. Views
Are We Egypt?
When the world watched Egyptians bravely gather en masse in Tahrir Square in Cairo in January 2011 to Arab Spring Hosni Mubarak out of office, we were mightily impressed and most of us cheered the nonviolent resistance. The western press lionized the Egyptian military as it seemed to support the...
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The Enemy of My Enemy Is My...?
The Saudi-American-Iranian-Russian-Qatari-Syrian conundrum
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Media to Trump: Don’t Cozy Up to Dictators–Unless They’re the Right Dictators
After a series of friendly gestures by President Donald Trump toward Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte and Egypt’s Abdel Fattah el-Sisi over the past few months, US media have recoiled with disgust at the open embrace of governments that ostensibly had heretofore been beyond the pale. “Enabling...
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US Imperialism Loves Autocrats
How U.S. military bases back dictators, autocrats, and military regimes
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