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Saudi Dr. Death Reportedly Used Bone Saw to Dismember Khashoggi

Saudi Dr. Death Reportedly Used Bone Saw to Dismember Khashoggi by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Saudi forensic pathologist, Dr. Salah al-Tubaigy, nicknamed Dr. Death, specializing in autopsies, reportedly carved up Khashoggi while alive in minutes – while he and other Riyadh’s hit squad members listened to music to block out his […]

30th Straight Bloody Friday in Gaza

30th Straight Bloody Friday in Gaza by Stephen Lendman Gazans show no signs of ending their liberating struggle against Israel’s illegal blockade and overall occupation harshness. Since March 30, countless thousands put themselves in harm’s way, demonstrating peacefully, Netanyahu-ordered snipers attacking them with live fire, toxic tear gas, terror-bombing by warplanes and drones, along with […]

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Crimea Violence, and White Helmets

Russian Foreign Ministry on Syria, Crimea Violence, and White Helmets by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) As in past reports, Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova (MZ below) called conditions n Syria “complicated” – conflict resolution far from achieved because Trump regime hardliners reject it. Implementation of the Russian/Turkish agreed on Idlib […]

Trump Regime Closes Jerusalem Consulate Serving Palestinians

Trump Regime Closes Jerusalem Consulate Serving Palestinians by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The Trump regime’s one-sided support for Israel is deplorably hard-edged. Earlier this year, it cut off most US funding for Palestinians. All funding through UNRWA for its refugee population ended, a flagrant assault on their rights and welfare. In […]

Shifting Blame for Khashogg’s Saudi Regime Ordered Murder

Shifting Blame for Khashoggi’s Saudi Regime Ordered Murder by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Make no mistake. Eliminating Jamal Khashoggi, a prominent insider Saudi national/turned critic self-exiled to America, clearly was ordered by the regime’s de facto highest authority – crown prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) in charge of kingdom policymaking. No […]

Reactions to Saudi Explanation for Khashoggi’s Death

Reactions to Saudi Explanation for Khashoggi’s Death by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The official kingdom cover story discussed in a same day article clearly was fabricated, insulting and unacceptable. Khashoggi was a neocon/CIA-connected Washington Post columnist – murdered by Riyadh to punish and silence him for criticizing Saudi policies.  On Friday, […]

Saudi King Salman Intervenes to Handle Khashoggi Incident Fallout

Saudi King Salman Intervenes to Handle Khashoggi Incident Fallout by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) According to Reuters, the furor over what happened to Jamal Khashoggi got king Salman involved to handle things – “check(ing) his son’s power,” according to “five (unnamed) sources with links to the royal family.” Nine days after […]

Coverup in Crimea?

Coverup in Crimea? by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Moscow and Crimean authorities are suspiciously calling Wednesday’s Kerch Polytechnic College mass shootings, responsible for scores of casualties, a lone gunman incident. Twenty deaths and around 50 injuries were reported. How can one gunman be responsible for this number of mass casualties, likely […]

Budget Deficit Explodes, Trump Vows Big Cuts

Budget Deficit Explodes, Trump Vows Big Cuts by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The US FY 2018 budget deficit rose to $779 billion, a $113 billion year-over-year increase, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) director Mick Mulvaney, saying: “This fiscal picture is a blunt warning to Congress of the dire consequences of […]

Netanyahu Regime Orders IDF to Attack Gaza if Demonstrations Continue

Netanyahu Regime Orders IDF to Attack Gaza if Demonstrations Continue by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Weekly Great March of Return demonstrations in Gaza since March 30 have been peaceful. They’ve been met by extreme IDF violence, crimes of war and against humanity by any standard. The Netanyahu regime bears full responsibility […]

Khashoggi’s Saudi Criticism Made Him a Marked Man

Khashoggi’s Saudi Criticism Made Him a Marked Man by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Khashoggi was a Saudi insider/turned critic, especially about crown prince Mohammad bin Salman’s (MBS) policies. In 2017, he called his geopolitical agenda “impulsive,” saying the “Trump effect (made him) feel empowered to this impulsive behavior in foreign policy. […]

Israeli Supreme Court Rules for Palestinian/American Student

Israeli Supreme Court Rules for Palestinian/American Student by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) The usual rubber-stamp High Court defied expectations, ruling against the Netanyahu regime, upholding Lara Alqasem’s appeal to study at Hebrew University. Israel granted her visa permission to pursue graduate work in Jerusalem. On arrival at Ben Gurion airport October […]

Massacre in Crimea

Massacre in Crimea by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) On Wednesday afternoon, detonation of an unidentified explosive device filled with metal fragments, along with indiscriminate live fire by masked gunmen armed with assault rifles at Crimea’s Kerch Polytechnic College reportedly killed at least 20 people, dozens of others injured, at least 16 […]

Saudis Likely to Follow Key Machiavellian Principle in Handling Khashoggi Incident Fallout

Saudis Likely to Follow Key Machiavellian Principle in Handling Khashoggi Incident Fallout by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) There’s little doubt about Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman’s dirty hands all over Jamal Khashoggi’s elimination. Turkey claims to have key incriminating evidence, proving kingdom culpability, indicating high level responsibility. In The Prince, […]

Trump Regime Escalates Sanctions War

Trump Regime Escalates Sanctions War by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Illegally imposed US sanctions on targeted nations, groups and individuals constitute war by other means, sovereign independent Iran a prime target. The Trump regime wants the country politically and economically isolated, part of its regime change strategy along with Israel – […]

Syria’s UN Envoy Slams US-Led Aggression

Syria’s UN Envoy Slams US-Led Aggression by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Addressing the Security Council on Wednesday, Syria’s Bashar al-Jaafari slammed the presence of US, UK, French and Turkish forces in his country, calling the occupiers responsible for aggression against its sovereign independence. He accused the so-called US-led coalition of terror-bombing […]

US Intelligence Agencies Hold Saudi Crown Prince Responsible for Khashoggi’s Death

US Intelligence Agencies Hold Saudi Crown Prince Responsible for Khashoggi’s Death by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) There’s virtually no doubt that Jamal Khashoggi was killed after entering the kingdom’s Istanbul consulate on October 2 – never seen or heard from since. The latest US major media headlines indicated crown prince Mohammad […]

Saudis Help US Combat Terrorism, Says Trump

Saudis Aid US Combat Terrorism, Says Trump by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) All politicians lie – affirmed every time Trump tries justifying unjustifiable US policies. Interviewed by Fox Business on Tuesday, he disputed what’s increasingly indisputable. Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman (MBS) clearly was behind Jamal Khashoggi’s elimination. Instead of […]

Amazon’s Pay Raise Cuts Worker Compensation

Amazon’s Pay Raise Cuts Worker Compensation by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’ net worth exceeds $100 billion – while  around 350,000 US company workers struggle to survive on poverty wages, along with enduring deplorable working conditions for maximum productivity at company fulfillment centers. Last March, company worker James […]

Why Israel Gets Away with Murder in Occupied Palestine

Why Israel Gets Away with Murder in Occupied Palestine by Stephen Lendman (stephenlendman.org – Home – Stephen Lendman) Israel brutalizes defenseless Palestinians as viciously as Nazis mistreated Jews. Since creation of the Jewish state, they’ve endured virtually every form of indignity, degradation, and crime against humanity imaginable, including land theft, political imprisonments, brutal torture in […]