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Dutch Government Official : "ISIS group is Zionist plan to discredit Islam"

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A senior official from the Dutch government claimed that militant group Islamic State (IS) was created by Zionists in order to discredit Islam.Yasmina Haifi, who works for the Dutch Justice Ministry's National Cyber Security Centre, made the statement on Twitter yesterday, Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf reported.Referring to IS by their former name, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (Isis), she tweeted: “ISIS has nothing to do with Islam.

The Mainstream Media War on Palestinians

Journalists daring to criticize Israel responsibility face likely dismissal and banishment from MSM employment.Once again, Israel waged cold, calculated premeditated aggression against near defenseless Palestinians.An Israeli Goliath mercilessly attacked a Palestinian David. It did so for unjustifiable reasons. Mass slaughter, destruction and human misery followed.Non-combatant men, women and children suffered most. They were deliberately targeted.

Mugabe's wife makes entry into active politics

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The wife of Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe was on Friday chosen to lead the ruling party’s powerful women’s wing, catapulting her into active politics and adding new intrigue to the battle to succeed the 90-year-old strongman.The nomination of 49-year-old Grace Mugabe as the “sole” candidate for the position of the national secretary of the ZANU-PF women’s league was endorsed by a conference in Harare.The position is sure to be confirmed at the party’s elective congress in December.“I feel very much overwhelmed” by the nomination, she told some 3,000 delegates who backed her.Her new pos

Senegal's Karim Wade says he is a 'political prisoner'

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BBC ⎥ Karim Wade is accused of embezzling about $238m (£140m), which he denies. Senegal's League of Human Rights (LHR) said the trial would not be fair as it required him to prove his innocence, rather than the prosecution his

The West's dirty war in Iraq

ASIATIMES-By Moufid Jaber - As the specter of disintegration looms for Iraq, the main victor in this scramble for power is none other than Israel. It is succeeding today, with the help of its Western allies, in realizing the goals that it has been silently and carefully planning for the past few years.

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