Category archives: Politics

Erdogan congratulated Obama

Erdogan congratulated Obama on winning the presidential election. While you are at it, Mr. Erdogan, why don’t you congratulate the Muslim families in Yemen, Somalia and Pakistan for daily receiving Hellfire missiles fired from US drones that Obama has sent? Why don’t you congratulate the Muslims in Palestine on their decade of oppression and occupation, which Obama financially and politically supports? Please follow and like us:

The Role of the New Syrian Coalition

On Monday, November 12th 2012, the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) recognized the newly formed National Coalition for Syrian Revolutionary and Opposition Forces as the ‘legitimate representative’ of Syria.[1] A day earlier, Syrian dissidents and activists alongside Western diplomats met in Doha, Qatar and agreed upon forming this new coalition with the aim of representing the full spectrum of the opposition. Mouaz al-Khatib, a Damascus imam, was chosen as the president […]

Outcry over India journalist arrest

Activists in India have demanded the release of a television reporter who had taken a video of Hindu activists attacking girls for partying with boys in the southern state of Karnataka. Naveen Soorinje was arrested on late Wednesday night and charged with abetting the July attack in Mangalore. The incident was criticised as one of the many incidents of “moral policing” that have marred the state’s image. Media organisations have […]