Seymour Hersh Says Hillary Approved Sending Libya’s Sarin to Syrian Rebels

The great investigative journalist Seymour Hersh, in two previous articles in the London Review of Books («Whose Sarin?» and «The Red Line and the Rat Line») has reported that the Obama Administration falsely blamed the government of Syria’s Bashar al-Assad for the sarin gas attack that Obama was trying to use as an excuse to invade Syria; and Hersh […]

«Queen of Chaos»: How Clinton’s Presidency Will Impact US Foreign Policy (II)

Hillary Clinton was a leading voice in helping persuade Obama to back a NATO operation in Libya allegedly to head off a possible physical extermination of opposition fighters by then Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi. Even after the lesson of Iraq, Mrs Clinton had no plan after the Gaddafi’s regime fell. Libya tumbled into instability; it is torn […]

The recolonisation of Libya by Manlio Dinucci

To those who believe that the colonial era is over, the examples of Iraq, Libya and Syria exist to prove them wrong. In 2001, the United States decided – in the logic of the ’War on Terror’ – to attack these three countries and a few others. Certainly, the wars against Tripoli and Damascus did […]

Libya: Little Time Left till Western Invasion Starts

Profiting from a vacuum of power in Libya, the Islamic State (IS) group has strengthened its grip on Sirte. The terrorists have established checkpoints that expand their influence on approximately 120 miles of Libyan coastline. There has also been an increase in the number of foreign jihadists, with emirs in the group diverting volunteers to […]

US Administration to Reveal Death Toll of Drone Strikes for First Time Ever

The US and its allies have blamed Russia for indiscriminate bombing in support of Bashar al-Assad in Syria. These accusations have been rejected many times with no evidence provided to support them. No matter that, the issue has been regularly raised, especially in view of the success achieved by Syrian and Russian forces in the province of […]

Five Years on: the Destruction of Libya Continues

Five years ago, on Feb. 15, 2011, a war was launched against a project of global significance, which will remain in history as the Libyan Jamahiriya. Libya had shown the international community that there were alternatives to capitalism as a path of development, even after the collapse of the Soviet Union. This model of development that […]