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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.
21,000 babies born in HMC hospitals in 2014
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2015-03-02
More than 21,000 babies were born last year across hospitals under Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), up 4.5 percent compared to 2013....
World Civil Defence Day marked
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2015-03-02
The General Directorate of Civil Defence marked World Civil Defence Day with special programmes at Civil Defence Officers' Club yesterday....
MPs debate blackout as govt orders probe
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2015-03-02
The Ministry of Electricity has formed an investigation committee to probe the massive blackout that engulfed the country Wednesday night following a technical problem at Subbiya power plant, the electricity...
Altruistic component of Qatar's foreign policy
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2015-03-02
As the Middle East is aflame the search for scapegoats becomes ever more desperate - particularly in the West. The US and Europe have gradually disengaged from the region leaving...
Stand-up troupe for International Women's Day
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2015-03-02
The HER-storical Funny Girls, founded in 2010 by Dubomedy, acted as the region's first and only all-female stand-up comedy troupe. Their goal was to empower women and help break stereotypes...
ERC delegation to travel to Philippines
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2015-03-02
An Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) delegation, headed by Dr Hamdan Musallam Al Mazrouei, Chairman of the ERC, will travel to the Philippines capital city Manila on March 2, to inaugurate...
Don't love your country
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2015-03-02
People usually sing about their countries and admire, love and defend them with their souls. They long for them when abroad and cry with nostalgia when missing them....
New speed humps in RAK to reduce traffic fatalities
Source : Khaleej Times  
Date : 2015-03-02
Crossing the road from non-designated areas, exceeding speed limits and not paying attention while driving were some of the main reasons behind traffic accidents....
Fake toner products worth Dh11 million seized in RAK
Source : Khaleej Times  
Date : 2015-03-02
The tools used in the counterfeit process, along with the duplicate products were seized in collaboration with the inspectors of the RAK Department of Economic Development....
Terrorism, a way of escape
Source : Kuwait Times  
Date : 2015-03-02
Events prove day after day that the origin of terrorism is in the Gulf countries, and that its human and financial support still depend on donations, grants and citizens of...
Somalis injured in Mogadishu blast to receive treatment at UAE hospitals
Source : Khaleej Times  
Date : 2015-03-02
The injured were admitted to various hospitals upon the directives of the President, says UAE Ambassador to Somalia Mohammed Ahmed Osman Al Hammadi....
'Jihadi John' relatives under watch in Kuwait
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
Kuwaiti authorities are closely monitoring several relatives of "Jihadi John" who live and work in the Gulf emirate where the executioner linked to the self-proclaimed Islamic State group was born,...
Footage spots UK girls in Turkey en route to Syria
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
Three UK schoolgirls have been spotted in CCTV footage showing them on the Turkish leg of what is believed to have been their journey to join the self-proclaimed Islamic State...
Coronavirus kills Al-Jouf woman; four new cases in Buraidah
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
A 40-year-old Saudi woman has died from Middle East Respiratory Syndrome-coronavirus at an Al-Jouf government hospital, the Health Ministry announced....
Emir's US visit
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2015-03-02
Arab leaders routinely visit Washington in a bid to boost relations. But some visits stand out for their significance and symbolism and create headlines. Emir H H Sheikh Tamim bin...
Yemen: No easy solution
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2015-03-02
The visit of Abdul-latif Al Zayani, secretary general of the GCC to Yemen, and his meeting with President Hadi who withdrew his resignation has conveyed a strong message that the...
Curiosity a sign of sickness
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
The other day a citizen was run over by a speeding car in Riyadh while he was crossing the road to join onlookers who had gathered at a traffic accident...
Huroob or not Huroob
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
Huroob, escaped employee, is an option open for sponsors or employers at the Interior Ministry where they can report their domestic help and labor who escapes from work. There have...
Authorities raid barn with diseased camels after YouTube video
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
Local authorities in the Eastern Province have raided a barn housing a number of diseased camels in response to a video posted on YouTube....
Unpaid employees protest outside EP labor office
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2015-03-02
More than 120 Saudi employees of a Dammam-based national company protested outside the Eastern Province Labor office in Dammam on Thursday demanding swift action against their employer whom they said...
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