Daily Archives: November 15, 2012

UN refugee agency urges countries to open borders to people fleeing Myanmar’s Rakhine state by boat

UN refugee agency urges countries to open borders to people fleeing Myanmar’s Rakhine state by boat 13 November 2012 – The United Nations refugee agency today called on governments in Southeast Asia to keep their borders open to people fleeing Myanmar by … Continue reading

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“Pro-Democracy” Groups Behind Myanmar Refugee Attacks

“Pro-Democracy” Groups Behind Myanmar Refugee Attacks By Tony Cartalucci Supporters of Aung San Suu Kyi, leaders of the “Saffron Revolution,” leading ethnic cleansing of Myanmar refugees. People don’t just come out into the streets and begin murdering each other. There are … Continue reading

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Myanmar Conflict Threatens Regional Stability

MYANMAR CONFLICT THREATENS REGIONAL STABILITY — By Subir Bhowmik  As a rising number of Rohingya Muslims flee sectarian conflict in Myanmar and take sanctuary in India’s northeastern states, the flow of refugees is putting a new strain on bilateral relations. … Continue reading

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US Military Build-up against China

US Military Build-up against China By Peter Symonds A paper by the Washington think tank, the Centre for Strategic and Independent Studies (CSIS), entitled “US Force Posture Strategy in the Asia Pacific Region: An Independent Assessment,” provides what amounts to … Continue reading

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Towards Military Escalation? U.S. And NATO Drag Asia Into Afghan Quagmire

      Towards Military Escalation? U.S. And NATO Drag Asia Into Afghan Quagmire By Rick Rozoff On October 7 the American and North Atlantic Treaty Organization war in Afghanistan entered its tenth year and in slightly over two months will … Continue reading

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Myanmar Religious Cleansing: Crime Against Humanity

MYANMAR RELIGIOUS CLEANSING: Crime Against Humanity By Dr. Ismail Salami Described as the Palestine of Asia by the UN, the Rohingya Muslim community in Myanmar is currently going through an unutterable ordeal at the hands of the Rakhine extremist Buddhists in … Continue reading

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Obama’s Geopolitical China ‘Pivot’: The Pentagon Targets China

Obama’s Geopolitical China ‘Pivot’: The Pentagon Targets China By F. William Engdahl Since the collapse of the Soviet Union and the nominal end of the Cold War some twenty years back, rather than reducing the size of its mammoth defense spending, … Continue reading

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