Two days after the Paris attacks, President Obama met Saudi Arabia’s King Salman for a bilateral meeting at the G20 summit in Turkey on Sunday. The following day, the Pentagon revealed the U.S. State Department has approved the sale of $1.29 billion in smart bombs to Saudi Arabia for its attack on Yemen. We speak to Abdel Bari Atwan about how the U.S. invasion of Iraq and the Saudi funding of jihadist movements helped the Islamic State grow.
Analyst: CIA Fooling Obama by Wrong Intelligence on Iraq TEHRAN (FNA)- Abdel Bari Atwan, the editor-in-chief of Rai al-Youm newspaper, revealed that the CIA has conveyed wrong intelligence to US President Barack Obama on the situation in Mosul when it was surrounded by the ISIL terrorists 8/29/15
Journalist and Author Abdel Bari Atwan sat down with Democracy Now! on Tuesday to outline the ways in which America’s involvement in the Middle East, particularly our close relationship with Saudia Arabia, has created and strengthened insurgent groups like ISIS. Atwan confirmed that Senator Bernie Sanders is absolutely correct about his belief that U.S. involvement...
Downing Street is deliberately delaying release of the Iraq Inquiry findings related to UK’s role, as it might affect British standing in Europe as well as the results of the upcoming Brexit referendum, said writer and commentator Abdel Bari Atwan.
Le candidat à la primaire de la gauche et ancien Premier ministre Manuel Valls se souviendra de son passage à Strasbourg, où il a reçu un sac de farine en plein visage, lancé par un jeune homme qui a ensuite été arrêté.