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Saudi Future Unstable; More Money to Secretly flow to Palestinians
(March 29, 2002)
What goes on in public and on CNN/Al-Jazeera is one thing. This is political theatre meant for all to see. But like the proverbial icberg the great bulk of what is going on is beneath the waves and hidden from regular view.

Arafat Surrounded - And A Letter from Bir Zeit University near Ramallah
(March 29, 2002)
"Reports are rampant, breaking news that there is a planned incursion, occupation, total destruction... who knows of Ramallah and so we have to act and act quickly."

Saudis plead, Bin Laden emals, Arafat sits, Jesse offers...US and Israel prepare
(March 28, 2002)
With the #2 summit Saudi suffering a stroke and hospitalized (how appropriately) at the American University in Beirut, the Arab League summit was even more of a circus and disaster than we had predicted.

The "Saudi Peace Plan"...of 20 Years Ago
(March 28, 2002)
In April 1981 Crown Prince Fahd of Saudi Arabia unveiled the "Saudi Plan" which then dominated the Arab League summit held in Fez, Morocco, in November.

Saudis Humiliated, Betrayed, and now "Invited"
(March 28, 2002)
Quite literally as Saudi Royal "Crown Prince" Abdullah was following his script in Beirut no matter what, the U.S. Government was announcing in Washington that he had "accepted" to visit the Bush Presidential Ranch in Texas at the end of next month.

"The summit is heading toward total chaos"
(March 27, 2002)
Today's "Arab Leaders" always seem to manage to bumble themselves from one disaster to another. Then the controlled media and commentators they either own or manipulate in one way or another mostly cover up for them, including such subsidized and sponsored English-language publications as "Middle East International" in the UK and "Washington Report on Middle East Affairs" in the U.S.

Arafat Unheard at Summit - Secret Israel Phone Calls to Cairo and Amman
(March 27, 2002)
How much is factual, how much is disinformation from Mossad, how much is twisted and spun....these are all legitimate questions needing consideration, especially these days. But there's no doubt Irish author Gordon Thomas has considerable connections in the murky world of intelligence and especially with the Israeli Mossad, and he's been on target with quite a few things in the past.

They Call This A Summit?
(March 26, 2002)
Readers of MER won't be nearly as surprised as most may be that journalists are already proclaiming the grand Arab summit in ruins and as the BBC correspondent concluded this evening, "they might as well go home now before it starts".

What a Mess the Arab World is in
(March 26, 2002)
Such a mess. "Arab Leaders" who are mostly inept and corrupt and miserably repressive. An Arab League that is impotent and crippled. Arab media that can't figure out whom to interview about what.

Huge Damascus Demo Screams About Sharon and Warns Arab Summiteers
(March 26, 2002)
History is repeating itself after 20 years, but everything is even worse today for the vast Arab world and its fast growing now over 200+ million.

"Grand Plan" For War On the Palestinians
(March 25, 2002)
As the impotent Arab League run by the corrupt and repressive Arab "client regimes" prepares to meet and do nothing real and serious as usual; the Israelis, with an American wink and much under-the-table help, are preparing even bigger assaults against the Palestinians.

Vital History - Origins of Israel's "Arab Problem"
(March 25, 2002)
In 1947, the then representative of the Zionist Organization in Washington, Nahum Goldman, urged David Ben-Gurion not to declare a "Jewish State" but rather to hold out for finding some way of accomodation with the Palestinians that could lead to a unified "bi-national state" ...

Draft Text of Arab Summit Resolution - More of the Same Sweet Nothings
(March 25, 2002)
Much too weak, fractured, and frightened to actually act in any serious and independent manner -- even in the face of such repeated Israeli and American provocations and humiliations -- the grand "Arab world", meeting in summit in Beirut later this week, is poised to essentially do nothing.

Europeans See Americans Far Better Than Americans See Themselves
(March 23, 2002)
Time magazine was wrong a few months ago, but understandably so under the circumstances and few really expect much more from the mass American media .

Cheney Admits US will attack Iraq 'for Israel's sake'
(March 22, 2002)
While the mostly co-opted and cowardly "Arab leaders" -- the Arab "client regimes" -- fly their lavish private jets into Beirut 20 years after the Israelis besieged the city, destroyed the country, and attempted at great cost to bring Lebanon under their and American domination ...

Threatening With Nukes Could Well Lead to Use of Nukes - Part 1
(March 22, 2002)
One dreadful day they will be used. That likelihood seems now to be growing, especially as irresponsible leaders in both the US and UK keep publicly threatening to do just that rather than insisting that such weapons should never ever be used ...

Marching toward an American Police State - Part II
(March 22, 2002)
The above title was used to headline an article published on Wednesday, the same day we now learn the federal government was raiding Muslim homes and organizations in the Washington DC area.

U.S. Shifting to Large once Secret Qatar Military Base for Regional Control
(March 21, 2002)
The Americans have apparently agreed to let the Saudis off the hook when it comes to Prince Sultan Airbase, the largest and most sophisticated in the region, as long as they are on the hook when it comes to controlling the Arab Summit and fronting politically with "the Saudi Plan".

A Plea to US and Europe: Don't Participate in Killing and Torture of our People
(March 21, 2002)
All of the American "client regimes" in the Middle East -- including the main ones in Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan -- use censorship, intimidation, torture, and the omnipresent secret police, to control their societies and prevent popular expression against their policies and corruption.

NewsFlash: Some U.S. Forces Beginning to leave Saudi for Qatar
(March 20, 2002)
Just days after Vice-President Richard Cheney visited Saudi Arabia and other countries in the area there are reports coming from the region that U.S. military forces are beginning to move out of Prince Sultan Air Base, a facility the U.S. is said to have spent tens of billions of dollars to make the most modern command base in the region.

Marching toward an American Police State - "Washington Scene"
(March 20, 2002)
A FOX NEWS cameraman was accosted by Pentagon Police outside the building on Tuesday -- as he was shooting pictures of an arrest being carried out by Virginia State Police on a highway that runs alongside the Pentagon but outside Pentagon property!

Squeezing and Smothering Arafat To Death
(March 20, 2002)
The Israelis, and the Americans of course, have Yasser Arafat right where they want him now. He either does as he is told and paid or he's a way or another.

More Humiliation for the Arabs both in Palestine and at the upcoming Arab Summit
(March 19, 2002)
It's terribly humiliating of course, but the Israelis have now told Arafat, in public, that he can go to the Arab Summit in Beirut if he does as he's told and declares the fighting ended.

(March 18, 2002)
We already know it was a CIA operation back in the late 1980s that resulted in American-created anthrax spors being sent to Iraq and paid for by the U.S. Congress. We've just learned that a secret CIA team has recently gone to Northern Iraq to secretly meet with the Kurds and help prepare the coming war there.

Angry Demonstrators Condemn both Israel and U.S. in Arab world
(March 17, 2002)
For a second straight day, thousands of Arabs took to the streets across the Middle East on Saturday to burn Israeli and American flags and express anger over the rising Palestinian death toll.

Greater CIA Regime Being Thrust on Palestinians
(March 17, 2002)
Now the Israelis ... are proposing to try to save the "Authority" of Yasser Arafat by putting CIA "monitors" in Palestinian cities, offices, and jails; and CIA listening amd "monitoring" devices throughout the Palestinian bantustans and "occupied territories".

Has The U.S. Lost Its Way?
(March 16, 2002)
We comprise slightly less than 5 per cent of the world's population; but we imbibe 27 per cent of the world's annual oil production, create and consume nearly 30 per cent of its Gross World Product and - get this - spend a full 40 per cent of all the world's defence expenditures.

Transfer? Expulsion? Jordan is Palestine? Approaching the End Game
(March 16, 2002)
If the Palestinians are unable to strike further in view of Israel's and the CIA's unprecedented war to crush them into submission Sharon will undoubtedly say his tactics are working.

Massive New Super Bomb Being Built To Kill Saddam and Threaten All
(March 15, 2002)
With its soldiers beginning to even look a bit like the Centurions in the Star Wars saga, the U.S. appears intent on enforcing the new "new world order" through brute force as well as technological marvels and overpowering firepower and information gathering capabilities.

(March 15, 2002)
Like so many words, this one "conspiracy" is overused and misused by many. That makes it all the more important to know whom to trust and rely on, whom to take seriously, whom to discount.

Manger Square has become a wild, blood-drenched place
(March 14, 2002)
After nearly 35 years of increasingly brutal military occupation since the 1967 war, Palestinian society itself has been tortured and disfigured. The Israelis have used informers and all kinds of means to bring the Palestinians to their knees ...

The U.N.'s latest cowardness, impotence, and duplicity
(March 13, 2002)
It should be a Saturday Night Live skit...the U.N. uttering (or is the correct word stuttering) the term "Palestinian State" after the U.S., Europe, Ariel Sharon and nearly everyone else has other than the crazy Israeli racist fundamentalists.

The Latest As Israel's Slaughter of the Palestinians Escalates Still Further
(March 12, 2002)
Israeli forces killed 31 Palestinians on Tuesday in their biggest offensive in the West Bank and Gaza since Israel captured the territories in the 1967 Middle East war.

Journalists Carefully Targeted by Israelis
(March 12, 2002)
Israeli forces fired for 10 to 15 minutes from tank-mounted machine guns on a hotel where journalists were photographing armor targeting the al-Amari refugee camp early Tuesday.

"Nazi Behavior" Charges Arafat As Israelis Crush Palestinians into Submission
(March 12, 2002)
Nothing like this has happened to the Palestinians since the 1967 War. And this time the cowardly "Arab leaders" are simply watching and pretending; while those who claim to be supportive of the Palestinians in the U.S. are, disorganized, inept, impotent, demoralized, and used up.

Two Poems
(March 11, 2002)
These two unpublished poems were written by a 25 year old Israeliwoman at the time of the first Intifada.

Black Friday and Saturday in the once Holy Land
(March 10, 2002)
The war in 1973 was intense and almost lead to a nuclear confrontation -- remember the infamous "Kissinger nuclear alert"? But for most Palestinians alive today there hasn't been such a bloody day in their lives as on Friday at least 44 Palestinians were killed, hundreds injured.

Israelis Kill and Rampage - U.S. Rhetorically Complains but in Reality Helps
(March 9, 2002)
Serious and urgent questions need to be asked: Why have not the governments of Egypt and Jordan at the very least broken political relations with Israel; and why in fact are these governments actually preventing demonstrations against what the Israelis are doing?

The Israeli Spy CoverUp
(March 9, 2002)
In addition to the "spy coverup" there is now a "media coverup". "We stand by the story" said a FOX News spokesman on 20 December. But now "The Story No Longer Exists" and FOX News has covered up the story of what happened, and why.

American Univ in Washington - Second Rate and Third Class
(March 8, 2002)
When it comes to international affairs and matters relating to the Middle East serious and honest people should keep away from American University in Washington, DC.

Now the US Says it was the Iranians and the Palestinians not the Libyans. Right!
(March 8, 2002)
You just gotta love the Americans, no shame at all. All these years they have been repeatedly and loudly insisting it was the Libyans who bombed Pan Am 103 out of the sky over Lockerbie, Scotland - more than a decade of sanctions ensued in fact.

Israeli Spying on US - Spiked Story from FOX News - Who Done It?
(March 7, 2002)
Just who pressured FOX News? Why did FOX News cave in so easily? What now months later when an expanded story is not just coming back to life in foreign publications but appears to be the greatest spy scandal ever involving the Israelis spying on the Americans?

Israeli Spying On The U.S. - Essential Background
(March 6, 2002)
The world of spying, like the world of "black ops", is full of confusion, disinformation, and false leads. Those in the media, even the biggest establishment news outlets, usually lack the means (as well as the will) to penetrate very far into this world on their own.

LeMonde on the Israeli Spy Ring in U.S.
(March 5, 2002)
Tremendous pressure was brought to bear in a coverup in which the U.S. government is now thought to have participated.

Israeli Spy Rings Rolled Up in U.S.
(March 5, 2002)
Israeli spying on the U.S. has long been going on; but it is usually covered up or glossed over by the major American news media.

Arafat in Dog Kennel, Sharon in Twilight Zone, Hosni Lost in Space
(March 5, 2002)
After some 20 years in power Hosni Mubarak, chatting with George Bush II today at the White House, has helped lead his country to nowhere, the Palestinians to disaster, and the Arab world to impotent feebleness. More on Mubarak and his shameless Egypt to come -- for he as well as Saudi Abdullah are Lost in Space.


(March, 2002)

  • Hamas Vows to continue attacks
  • The Coming War on Iraq Will Not Be Desert Storm II - LaRouch says turn to him
  • Cameras Will Watch Americans More and More - now at the "trashcan less" National Parks and Monuments
  • Arafat's Ramallah Speech to Arab League
  • Saudi's Plea to Israel and Arabs: Accept 'Land for Peace'
  • Saudi Bin Laden Takes on Saudi Royals
  • Jesse Jackson Steps Forward...Again!
  • Saudis Need to Market Peace Plan
  • Anger and Confusion at Arab Summit
  • Excerpts from Saudi speech at Beirut Arab Summit
  • LA Frightened by Navy Jet Flyover
  • Israelis Block and Humiliate Both Arafat and Arabs
  • Sharon Says He's Sorry.....About Arafat that is...
  • Mubarak Tells Arafat To Stay Away from Beirut After all
  • Cheney Visited Israel, but not Palestine
  • Sharon's 34 steps towards West Bank Domination
  • U.S. is Leading 'Terrorist State' says Noam Chomsky
  • Even Ashrawi Says No To Arab League
  • Much Worse Bio-Terrorism Could Be Ahead
  • After Huge Expense and Inconvenience, Situation Not Much Better
  • Is Selling 'Uncle Sam' Really Like Selling 'Uncle Ben
  • Bush Team Thinks You Can Sell Anything with Enough Money and Advertising...No Matter How Unpalatable
  • Taliban Vows to Continue; Washington Sets Up Separate Take-Over Government if hit by Suitcase or 'Dirty' Nuke
  • Arafat Told 'No Truce, No Summit' - Political Chaims or Stay Put
  • Arafat Likely To Stay Put
  • Managing the Media more than ever - Bush White House Style
  • A little Clinton Family Corruption...and oh yes the Bush and Cheney long record of similiar far bigger dealings
  • A Secret Iran-Arafat Connection Is Seen Fueling the Mideast Fire
  • US Begins Evacuating 'non-essentials' from Pakistan
  • CIA coyly 'doesn't rule out' Iran, Iraq role in 9/11
  • Brits Warn Iraq It Could Get Nuked
  • Israeli school kids prepare for possible missile attacks
  • Large Ice Shelf in Antarctica Disintegrates at Great Speed
  • The Stealth Afghan Cave Interview
  • Secret Letters Condemn U.S. Afghan Gov't
  • More Push for the 'Saudi Plan' to save Arafat and Oslo
  • Bin Laden Slang Invades U.S. Schools
  • Ghandi's Dream Shattered as Sub-continent remains tense on verge of war
  • How Ironic...After 20 Years Sharon Threatens to Exile Arafat again in Beirut
  • CIA Director Fingers Iraq for Public Consumption
  • The Price of Empire and War - Americans Beware
  • Arafat's NYTimes Op Ed
  • The human "simple and kind" Bin Laden
  • Just missed us!
  • Big new effort to get Arab Americans into military and CIA
  • Did Rogue CIA Operative Turn into Anthrax Attacker?
  • CIA Regime Proposed for Palestinians
  • 'Fabulous' President George W.
  • US on Nuke Alert as Tensions and Dangers Grow
  • Has The U.S. Lost Its Way - Yale Professor Ponders
  • Come and talk to Us says Senator Biden
  • A 'Dirty Nuke' - Fears Spreading
  • Saudi Abdullah Sets the Stage
  • US Spies Now Needed As Much As Soldiers
  • Saddam: 'They Don't Scare Us!'
  • Saudis to take hard line with Cheney against war on Iraq
  • Russia Gives US the OK as Cheney Prowls the Mideast
  • Israelis Fire on Journalists in Hotel
  • This is what the Palestinians have been provoked to do
  • Bush and his 'Visions'
  • Former UN Inspector Scott Ritter now takes on Bush and team
  • US Discovers Afghan Don't Want to be Millionaires -- but will try again with sheep
  • George Says "I'm Going to Deal With Saddam"
  • U.S. resolution adopted by U.N Security Council preventing any action to aid Palestinians
  • 1/3 of children in the wold malnourished and endangered
  • 60 million will die without Western of world's children malnourished
  • Israelis Launch Massive Attack
  • With US and Israeli permission, UN says "Palestinian State" but as usual does nothing
  • The Latest American Freezing - Sending the Saudi Royals a Threatening Message in advance of Arab League Summit
  • Gorbachev on the world, Clinton, Bush...
  • Reno Shows Her Doubts about Bush and Ashcroft and "the new war"
  • Israelis Fire on Journalists in Hotel
  • Terrorizing the Saudis by freezing their money
  • Outrage as Pentagon Nuclear Hit List Leaks Out
  • The Spirit of Resistance Runs Deep
  • Fear on the Streets of Jerusalem
  • The Israeli Spy Coverup
  • BBC on the "Saudi Peace Plan"
  • The Same Old Confused and Bewildered Arafat
  • U.S. Military Ordered To Prepare Nuclear Weapons for use in the "War Against Terrorism"
  • Suddenly it's cool to be rude about Dubya once again
  • Worst Day Ever
  • FOX News Spiked Story about massive ISRAELI SPYING on US
  • "Catastrophe" Ahead
  • They Know Where You Are - If Your Cell Phone Is On
  • Nuclear NEST Teams Now Prowl American Cities
  • U.S. Now Threatens the world with its Nuclear Weapons
  • Ariel Sharon's most powerful weapon: George W. Bush
  • In UK, Germany, and other countries following the US and Israel to War could cause political upheaval
  • 'Stop Filming Me, You're Like a Head Cold' - The Frat Boy Who Became President of the United States
  • Canadian Foreign Minister's 'Israel Speech' Sparks Storm...and Note
  • How to throw off stride a Minister saying what you don't want to hear
  • From Intifada to War - Palestinians 'Roll With The Blows'
  • Now Americns Say It Was Iran, Not Libya
  • Powell 'Condemns' - How Convenient - While U.S. and Israel Act
  • Israelis Bugged The Clinton White House?
  • 2 Hours Advance Warning about 9/11?
  • Another Report on Israeli Spying - 'And the Guy in Charge is Having Phone Sex on an Open Line with one of his employees"
  • 'This Story No Longer Exists'
  • Preparing to Replace Arafat
  • Sharon's Credibility In Freefall
  • Major Israeli Spy Rings Broken Up in USA
  • The Israeli Lobby and the 'Peace Process' - A Chronology
  • U.S. Deports Israelis but helps cover up the spying scandal
  • Israeli President Now Blames The Europeans!
  • Major Israeli Spy Rings Uncovered in U.S.
  • 'The Disappeared' The Land of the Free
  • 'On The Brink' Says the American Establishment - Without Taking Major Responsibility of course
  • Bush WH Takes Back Charges Against Clinton WH
  • Nixon Considered Using Nukes
  • Bush Blames Clinton for "Mideast Violence"
  • U.S. Amtrak System May Have To Shut Down
  • Major U.S.Conference To Arrange Iraqi "Regime Change"
  • Castro Says U.S. Has Made Many "Biological Attacks" Against Cuba
  • Saudis: US Go Home?
  • Pentagon Wanted to Poison Food Supply in Afghanistan
  • Much Info on the New and Old Israeli Spy Scandal

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