Daily Archives: September 23, 2016

Ukraine | The west looks on as corruption and bigotry rule in the ‘new Ukraine’

Vadim Novinsky a Ukrainian MP for the Opposition Bloc describes current situation in Ukraine

Two years ago, the west looked at Ukraine with enthusiasm. These days, the sentiments are closer to despair and fatigue.

USA | Libyans Who Once Opposed Gaddafi Now Regret US-Led Regime Change

by Darius Shahtahmasebi

Who actually benefits from American-led wars across the globe? The aftermath of American-led conflicts shows it is not the common people, though the military and politicians vow they are liberating and protecting them.

The Sunday Mail, Zimbabwe’s “leading family newspaper,” has published accounts of a number of Libyans who expressed regret over Muammar Gaddafi’s overthrow in 2011, despite the fact some of them even took up arms against him. As one said:

USA | State of emergency declared in North Carolina

One person was shot and gravely wounded on Wednesday in a second night of unrest in Charlotte, North Carolina, officials said, as riot police dispersed unruly protesters after the fatal police shooting of a black man under disputed circumstances.