Middle East

Obama’s Middle East Speech: Same Old Policy in New Gift Paper

President Obama’s much-heralded speech outlining his administration’s approach to the so-called “Arab Spring” and the Israeli-Palestinian impasse was generally greeted by yawns from the Arab world and outright hostility from the extremist right-wing government of Israel. Obama’s promise to aid reformist governments in Egypt and Tunisia with billions of dollars […]

“Western poker” in Syria

The current events confirm the forecasts made by experts, who became a skilled hand in analyzing the Western politics regarding the “undeveloped” countries. A week ago we wrote that we may soon expect sanctions against Syria. On May 18, the sanctions were imposed. President Barack Obama has announced that the […]

Truth on Libya Now Leaked To Mainstream

ORIENTAL REVIEW publishes a recent report by the Russian leading national TV channel on situation in Libya. There are several new astonishing facts released for the first time in mainstream media concerning the underestimated support to Gaddafi by Libyan tribal leaders and the atrocities committed by ‘peaceful’ rebels in Misrata […]

Libya’s Great Man-Made River

NATO war on Libya was long-planned. All military interventions require months of preparation, including: — strategy and conflict objectives; — enlisting coalition partners; — selecting targets; — promoting political and public support; — deploying troops; — in Libya, recruiting, funding, and arming so-called rebels; and — post-conflict imperial plans. Washington […]

Gaddafi: ‘We Will Live Free Or Die’

On April 29, one day before Muammar Gaddafi lost his youngest son Saif al-Arab and three grandchildren (two-years-old Carthage, 18-months-old Saif Mohamed and 6-months-old Mastura) under NATO night attack, he delivered a speech on Libyan national TV. He permitted few sharp words towards Italian leaders, the words, which being snatched […]