Posts Tagged ‘war’

  • Why do we know nothing about ISIS?

    29 апреля, 2015 Columns, English Комментарии к записи Why do we know nothing about ISIS? отключены

    “Don’t you know that Isis was the name of an Egyptian goddess?” a colleague from Iraq recently wrote me

  • Would King David want Jerusalem cleared of Palestinians?

    16 апреля, 2015 Columns, English, Featured Комментарии к записи Would King David want Jerusalem cleared of Palestinians? отключены

    At the foot of Al-Aqsa the struggle ensues over every house. If this neighborhood is called Silwan, the Palestinians have a chance of staying. But if it’s named after King David, their chances are nil.

  • ‘US came to Afghanistan with TV & cash — they won’t let us go’

    08 мая, 2014 Columns, English, Важно Комментарии к записи ‘US came to Afghanistan with TV & cash — they won’t let us go’ отключены

    There are only a handful of places in Moscow where you can get a glimpse of people from different Afghan tribes and social strata.

  • The first post-occupation election in Iraq started with explosions

    08 мая, 2014 Columns, English, Важно Комментарии к записи The first post-occupation election in Iraq started with explosions отключены

    Rayad is not just a Sunni; he is a Sunni from Fallujah, which is currently seized by terrorist groups – al Qaeda and ISIS, Iraqis say. Rayad is the only Sunni in his unit, and he has Shiites under his command.

  • Palestinian mother of 7, bombings survivor, documents Israeli war crimes

    08 марта, 2014 English Комментарии к записи Palestinian mother of 7, bombings survivor, documents Israeli war crimes отключены

    This book reveals the names and circumstances of a campaign where Israel was ‘threatened’ by the children, women and seniors of 89 Palestinian families.

  • Syria is a battle for Palestine

    08 марта, 2014 English Комментарии к записи Syria is a battle for Palestine отключены

    One of the headquarters of the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine – General Command is located in a basement in central Damascus. All secrecy measures are there: one cannot drive through the area; hidden guerillas everywhere, and several dozen CCTV cameras. This is the Palestinian group whose headquarters…

  • Darayya, Syria’s Stalingrad

    08 марта, 2014 English Комментарии к записи Darayya, Syria’s Stalingrad отключены

    Two years of ruthless warfare have transformed rookie soldiers of the Syrian army into battle-thirsty experienced veterans. Quiet confidence has replaced a gloomier outlook as soldiers expect to fight the war to the bitter victorious end. After you leave the silk-stocking downtown of Damascus, passing by posh mansions, premises of…

  • Outsiders are killing Syrian People, destroying Churches and mosques — Christian Bishop

    08 марта, 2014 English Комментарии к записи Outsiders are killing Syrian People, destroying Churches and mosques — Christian Bishop отключены

    «A person who has no homeland is nothing», says Orthodox Metropolitan Bishop Luke, an Arab Born in Syria. His forefathers were Orthodox Christians long before Islam came to this land. We are talking in the Maronite Cathedral in the Old City of Damascus.On October 21, 2012, a car bomb exploded…

  • Чужие Палестины

    07 апреля, 2011 Заметки Комментарии к записи Чужие Палестины отключены

    Вопрос о возвращении палестинских беженцев – камень преткновения во всех переговорах о судьбе Святой земли. Кто такие палестинские беженцы, на что они надеются и как они живут в Ливане и Сирии? Ответы на эти вопросы искала в лагерях палестинских беженцев специальный корреспондент «Газеты» Надежда Кеворкова. Хазне Суэйт в 1948 году…

  • Призрак рая

    06 апреля, 2011 Заметки Комментарии к записи Призрак рая отключены

    У подножия Голанских высот в знак солидарности собрались 5 тыс. человек.   «Голаны — это же голая пустыня?» — задает вопрос коллега, принадлежащий к новому поколению журналистов-международников, которые полагают, что объектом их внимания являются подробности жизни знаменитостей, а не сложности политической географии. Нет, Голаны — это рай, в котором все…