Archivio Categoria: Mediterraneo, Medio Oriente, “primavere arabe”. Interviste, approfondimenti e analisi

Saudis to execute 55 citizens, Alkhalifa revoke citizenship of more natives

Saudis to execute 55 citizens, Alkhalifa revoke citizenship of more natives Saudi media have reported that more than 50 citizens would be executed soon, having been condemned on various charges. They possibly include Sheikh Nimr AlNimr, his nephew, Ali AlNimr and five other Shia Muslims who had protested peacefully against AlSaud tribal rule. There is now urgent need for pressure … Continua a leggere

UN opposes executing AlNimr, Alkhalifa intensify crackdown on Bahrainis

UN opposes executing AlNimr, Alkhalifa intensify crackdown on  Bahrainis The Saudi insistence on executing and crucifying Sheikh Nimr Al Nimr has been met with fierce resistance from the world community. On 28th October the Spokesperson for Ban Ki Moon told reporters that he is against the sentence. He said: The Secretary General noted with concern the decision by the court … Continua a leggere

Saudis to crucify another AlNimr, Anger mounts against corrupt FIFA

Saudis to crucify another AlNimr, Anger mounts against corrupt FIFA Another verdict of execution and crucifixion has been confirmed by one of the Saudi kangaroo courts. Sheikh Nimr Al Nimr who was sentenced to death last year has had his conviction upheld causing a new furore in the world. There has been widespread anger around the globe when the young … Continua a leggere

Saudis must abandon AlNimr crucifixion, fatigue plagues Alkhalifa regime

Saudis must abandon AlNimr crucifixion, fatigue plagues Alkhalifa regime UN human rights experts and many international NGOs have called on the Saudi regime to halt the proposed crucifixion of Ali AlNimr. The teenager was condemned to death for joining anti-regime protests; his sentence was ratified last week. Saudis have been beheading opponents under false pretexts; a practice that has been … Continua a leggere

Pilgrims killed due to Saudi negligence, Alkhalifa must not be armed by US

Pilgrims killed due to Saudi negligence, Alkhalifa must not be armed by US The Saudi authorities have confirmed the execution verdict passed on a young boy from AlAwwamiyah in the Eastern Province. Ali AlNimr, a relative of Sheikh NImr AlNImr, had been sentenced to death for allegedly targeting policemen and participating in anti-regime protests.. The Saudis have been carrying executing … Continua a leggere

Affari invariati nelle relazioni tra Egitto e Israele, nonostante la scoperta di grossi quantitativi di gas

Affari invariati nelle relazioni tra Egitto e Israele, nonostante la scoperta di grossi quantitativi di gas

Memo-Amelia Smith. All’indomani della rivoluzione egiziana del 2011, il gasdotto che dall’Egitto entra in Israele è stato ripetutamente sabotato. Molti egiziani considerano il gasdotto un simbolo della normalizzazione tra i due Paesi, e sono esasperati dai rapporti che attestano la vendita di gas dall’Egitto a Israele a prezzi di mercato significativamente ridotti, a spese del popolo egiziano. La cooperazione tra Egitto … Continua a leggere

La scoperta del gas egiziano può sconvolgere i progetti energetici di Israele

La scoperta del gas egiziano può sconvolgere i progetti energetici di Israele La necessità di rimpiazzare l’Iran e di esportare gas all’Egitto era il motivo che il governo ha addotto per portare avanti il suo controverso progetto per il gas naturale di Israele. Ora questa ragione potrebbe non sussistere più. Di Avi Bar-Eli. Haaretz. Il gigante energetico italiano ENI ha annunciato domenica … Continua a leggere

Saudi, Alkhalifa, Emirati regimes escalate repression, detaining & torturing citizens

Saudi, Alkhalifa, Emirati regimes escalate repression, detaining & torturing citizens The Saudi authorities arrested 27 Christians in the Eastern Province for holding prayers for Virgin Mary. They could face religious persecution and deportation. Non-Wahhabis are generally not allowed to practice their faith in the Saudi kingdom. On Tuesday 18th August The United Arab Emirates arrested a prominent Emirati economist who … Continua a leggere

Priorità modificate: ascesa e declino della teoria araba rivoluzionaria

Priorità modificate: ascesa e declino della teoria araba rivoluzionaria

Ma’an. Di Ramzy Baroud. E’ strano come il discorso intellettuale sulla cosiddetta «Primavera araba» sia quasi del tutto cambiato, negli ultimi anni. Dal discorso su libertà, giustizia, democrazia e diritti in generale si è passati a un diverbio politico in diversi campi antagonisti. Il popolo che si è ribellato in diversi Paesi arabi è ora tenuto ai margini della discussione, ed … Continua a leggere

Saudis continue Qatif, Yemen killings, Crimes Against Humanity in Bahrain

Saudis continue Qatif, Yemen killings, Crimes Against Humanity in Bahrain On 27th July young citizen from Qatif in the Eastern Province of Arabia was cold-bloodedly shot and killed by regime forces. Mohammad Al Faraj was added to the list of victims of Saudi regime’s terror campaign against activists seeking political change. More than 30 people were killed in those attacks. … Continua a leggere