Israelis turks complain of abuse at airports

(source: Jordan Times – 6 September 2011) OCCUPIED JERUSALEM (AFP) – Israeli travellers accused Istanbul airport staff of humiliating them and Turkish tourists complained of similar abuse at Israel’s main airport, as ties between the two countries...

Erdogan Isarael a nuclear threat to the middle east

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Recep Erdogan and South African Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe answer questions during a press conference in Pretoria.(AFP/South African Dirc Jacoline Prinsloo) Israel is a “threat” to its region because it owns nuclear...

Murdoch the rule of the oligarchy

By Chris Marsden (source: World Socialist Web Site) The ongoing exposure of systematic hacking of thousands of phones and computers by employees of Rupert Murdoch’s News of the World lifts the lid on the rampant criminality of the corporate and political elite, in...

Italy moves to secure its share of the booty in Libya

By Marianne Arens (source: World Socialist WebSite) Italy is not prepared to yield its traditional influence in Libya to its rivals. Italian business and political circles take for granted their right to decide on the future of the oil and gas wealth of the country’s...