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BBC's Knell reports on Gaza power crisis - without the usual distractions

On several occasions in the past we have documented the BBC’s repeated misrepresentation of the perennial electricity crisis in the Gaza Strip as being connected to Israeli counter-terrorism measures. 741 more words


Surrendering the C.S.S. Planter

May 13, 1862 – A slave handed over a Confederate vessel to the Federal blockade fleet off South Carolina, along with key information about Confederate positions around Charleston. 956 more words


ACP Group Passes in Brussels Resolution on Blockade Against Cuba

Brussels, May 10th – The Councils of Ministers of the Asia, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) has passed a resolution demanding the US economic, commercial and financial blockade on Cuba be lifted, diplomatic sources reported today. 221 more words


Meanwhile, In Yemen...

There are many images which have been foisted upon the west through its media sources. We all remember the picture of the Syrian boy who washed up on a beach in Turkey. 531 more words


Video: Medicine shortage threatening lives of cancer patients in Yemen

From Press TV:

Saudi Arabia’s blockade of Yemeni ports continues to take a heavy toll on ordinary people. Restrictions on the entry of medicines are now putting the lives of thousands of Yemeni cancer patients at risk in Hudaydah province.

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The Debate - Saudi blockade on Yemen

In this episode of The Debate, Press TV has conducted an interview with Kim Sharif, a director of Human Rights for Yemen from London, and Jihad Mouracadeh, a political analyst from Beirut, to discuss the worsening humanitarian situation in Yemen due to a Saudi blockade coupled with the Arab kingdom’s aggression against its impoverished neighboring country.