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Will Iran War be Another October Surprise?   

The Counter Punch - 23 April, 2012
Author: Andrew Levine

Will Mitt Romney and Benjamin Netanyahu concoct a war with Iran? Not if they have a tenth of the sense they were born with. But that's not much consolation when we're dealing, on the one hand, with a vulture capitalist and one time Mormon bishop whose flip flopping gives opportunism a bad name and, on the other, with a fascistically inclined ethnocratic zealot on a mission from God.
London attack suspects to appear in court
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2014-04-17
Bader Al-Ansari, the cousin of the three sisters who have been assaulted in London, said on Wednesday during his speech through a radio programme called "The Direct Line" that there...
Arab families hit by 'cultural invasion'
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2014-04-17
H H Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson, Qatar Foundation, has said Arab families are living in an era when their societies are undergoing a critical period whereby its identity,...
32 firms flout labour laws in Abu Dhabi
Source : Khaleej Times  
Date : 2014-04-17
They employ workers not under their sponsorship or allow their labourers to work for others....
124 children kidnapped in Yemen in 2013: Seyaj
Source : Yemen News Agency  
Date : 2014-04-17
The number of kidnapped children in Yemen during the last year reached 124, including 105 males and 19 females, Head of Seyaj Organization for childhood protection Ahmed Al-Qershi has said....
Foreign Minister, Saudi diplomat discuss mutual relations
Source : Yemen News Agency  
Date : 2014-04-17
Foreign Minister Abu Bakr al-Qirbi met here on Thursday Charge Daffaires of the Saudi Embassy to Yemen Haza'a al-Mutairi, discussing mutual relations and how to develop them....
500 tourists arrive on cruise ship
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
One of the last cruise ships of the season docked in Bahrain yesterday bringing with it 500 German tourists. Passengers on the MS Amadea were greeted at Khalifa bin Salman...
Transport firms 'causing causeway delays'
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
Transport companies have been blamed for compounding truck delays at King Fahad Causeway....
Fresh chicken shortage looms
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
Fresh chicken shortages could hit Bahraini supermarkets after poultry farmers yesterday stepped up their strike....
Crown Prince honours scholarship winners
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Premier, yesterday welcomed this year's recipients of the Crown Prince's International Scholarship Programme...
Portable cabin classrooms 'a health risk'
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
Thousands of Bahraini government school pupils are having their health put at risk by studying in unhygienic and insect-infested portable cabins, according to councillors....
Blast victim 'was exploited'
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
Relatives of a Bahraini who died making a bomb at a house in Eker have blamed extremists for radicalising him....
Unity vital to fight terror
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
Acts of sabotage, terror and sporadic arson attacks are the work of a minority, His Majesty King Hamad said....
Challanging times
Source : Gulf Daily News  
Date : 2014-04-17
Bahrain has to gear up to face global economic challenges and open up on promising Asian investment zones, His Majesty King Hamad said....
Fighting youth violence
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-04-17
The Cabinet recently launched efforts to fight violence among young people in Kuwait through its permanent committee for youth affairs and the Ministry of Youth Affairs, which was founded last...
Baroness Nicholson and Iraq
Source : The Counter Punch  
Date : 2014-04-17
Each year, a small charity manages to ensure 700,000 people in Iraq are seen by a qualified doctor. Its medical staff deliver almost 100,000 vaccinations, and it helps educate 35,000...
The Ayatollahs' Overlooked Anti-WMD Fatwas
Source : The Future of Freedom Foundation  
Date : 2014-04-17
When the Obama administration refused to grant a visa to Iran’s designated ambassador to the United Nations, Hamid Aboutalebi, it was continuing a long-running hostile U.S. policy toward the Islamic...
Resolving the Gulf crisis
Source : Aljazeera.com  
Date : 2014-04-17
In March, in an unprecedented move, three Arab Gulf states (Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain) withdrew their ambassadors from Qatar. This move reflected a break with the...
Charity dissolved upon officials' own request
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-04-17
Minister of Social Affairs and Labor and Minister of State for Planning and Development Hind Al-Subaih has issued a ministerial decision to dissolve the Abdul Aziz Al-Zahem and Sabeeka Ahmed...
Ireland deports bedoons who tore own passports
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2014-04-17
Two bedoon brothers were taken to the Criminal Investigations Department after returning to Kuwait from Ireland where they reportedly headed to seek political asylum....
Muscat Municipality seizes rotten foodstuff
Source : Times of Oman  
Date : 2014-04-17
Ten establishments at the Mawaleh Central Market were shut down and 136 other establishments were served notices by the inspection teams of Muscat Municipality, for violating health norms....
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