Tag archive for ‘Iran’
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By bmcsr On Saturday, May 31st, 2014
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Iran and the Ikhwan: The ideological roots of a partnership

One sizzling summer day in 2012, Tehran was abuzz with talk of an impending “historic moment.” The venue was the brand-new Hall of Conferences, constructed to host the summit of the Non-Aligned Movement during More...

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By bmcsr On Thursday, May 29th, 2014
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Iran hackers use fake Facebook profiles to spy on US and Britain

A cyber intelligence firm has uncovered an elaborate, three-year long, cyber espionage campaign in which Iranian hackers used social media and a fake news site to spy on military and political leaders from countries More...

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By bmcsr On Tuesday, May 27th, 2014
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From Qusair to Yabrud: Shiite foreign fighters in Syria

On Feb. 13, Ali Barakat uploaded a video to YouTube titled “Nasheed: Nasr bi-Yabrud,” or “Anthem: Victory in Yabrud.” Yabrud, a Syrian town about 80 kilometers (50 miles) north of Damascus, is the site of More...

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By bmcsr On Sunday, May 25th, 2014
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Is Russia reviving its empire?

A great many experts, observers and pundits are missing the point in their analyses of events in and around Ukraine by making two flawed assumptions. One, that the personal traits and characters of Russian President More...

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By bmcsr On Saturday, May 24th, 2014
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Philippine ‘spy’ sentenced to death in Qatar

 The Philippines confirmed on Friday, May 23, that a Qatari court sentenced a Filipino to death last April 30 “for espionage and economic sabotage” – charges which, a report said, implicate the Philippine More...

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By bmcsr On Saturday, May 24th, 2014
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Rape,Female spy and Prostitution : Assad’s secret weapon

There is an old dictum that says sex is a weapon of war. The Syrian Civil War is ongoing proof of this dictum. Very little is written about sexual and gender politics in Syria. We occasionally hear about the prevalence More...

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By bmcsr On Friday, May 23rd, 2014
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Kofi Annan: Syrians pay with their lives while regional powers wage proxy wars

The world has let down the people of Syria, leaving tens of thousands to die as neighbouring nations wage proxy wars instead of working to prevent the bloodshed that has engulfed the country for the past three More...

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By bmcsr On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Sir Harold :Iran stirring up Bahrain Unrest

A former British ambassador to Manama yesterday strongly criticised the Western media coverage of the events in Bahrain, describing them as biased and lacking in credibility. Sir Harold Walker, who served in Bahrain More...

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By bmcsr On Thursday, May 22nd, 2014
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Russian protection will not save Assad

Recently, some observers have expressed concern that Russia’s occupation of parts of Ukraine and Crimea is keeping it from supporting Bashar al-Assad’s regime in Syria. However, Syria’s propaganda machine More...

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By bmcsr On Wednesday, May 21st, 2014
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Six Iranians arrested for making fan video of Pharrell Williams’ ‘Happy’

Apparently, dancing to a song about happiness in Iran can get you arrested. Six Iranians are behind bars after they appeared in a fan video set to Pharrell Williams’ “Happy,” the American hit More...

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