Salman Rafi Sheikh

UNHRC Yemen Inquiry is Doomed to Fail Magnani...

45123123123The United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) seems to have finally awakened up to the brazen human rights violations that the Saudia led Arab coalition forces have been blamed to have committed in the conflict in Yemen that…

Kurdistan Is an Israeli Game-Plan for the Reg...

7111 Journal NEO CollageLet’s begin with the fact that no other actor, not even perhaps Kurds themselves, stand to gain as much from the establishment of an independent Kurdistan in the Middle East than Israel. Israel’s support for a Kurdish state has real…

Trump Promises Blood and War: Can He Fulfil I...

5342342342Standing in the UN, speaking to the leaders of all countries of the world, the US president Donald Trump promised war and blood to those who stand opposed to the global system under the sole domination of the US. Donald Trump’s…

Even After Sanctions, North Korea has a Lot t...

5674523234Politics of sanctions is not known to have been an effective source of bringing about political change. This is particularly evident from the way Iran has thwarted the US and EU sanctions in the last decade or so, and this is even…

Qatar: The New Victim of “Regime Change” Agen...

12358123-8Some recent development have shown in unequivocal terms that the Gulf crisis is far from a negotiated end; rather the geo-political fault-lines it has caused seem to have hardened into new regional configuration. That mutual…

The Limelight Defeat of America’s “Assad Must...

36432412312As the events of war in Syria have emphatically shown, the self-styled Islamic State and the US-supported “moderate” jihadi groups have been defeated, and with it has died down the cornerstone of America’s direct and indirect military…

Yemen: KSA’s Deadly War That Sees No End

74d0c17e731ca925a6c9c528a3167890With third year into it, Saudi Arabia’s Yemen campaign is far from over, let alone leave an impact on the ground. This said, still if the House of Saud’s campaign has done anything, it is mostly…

Post-ISIS Geo-political Spins in the Middle E...

6534342342It had become quite obvious, even long before the end-game of ISIS had reached its culmination, that the post-Daesh era would see new geo-political alignments taking place on a scale that would necessitate burying earlier…

How the US is Bellyflopping on Iran Nuke-deal

734435234It isn’t really an unexpected thing to see happening. It isn’t coming out of the blue either. Discarding Iran nuke-deal was a central part of Trump’s presidential campaign, and the momentum now being built to undo the deal is only…

CIA’s Biggest Covert Operations Program Meets...

4421 Journal NEO CollageThe CIA’s one of the costliest covert action programs ever, worth US$ 1 billion, has officially come to an end. According to the decision, the CIA will no longer be providing funding to the “Syrian rebels.” The mainstream…

The US-Saudia Nexus is Poised to Prevent Peac...

632434234As ISIS draws to an eventual defeat in both Syria and Iraq (Syraq), the question of what will happen next has gained a lot of importance, as has become the question of who will…

The US Congress’ ‘Legislative Coup’ on Russia...

784642343The amount of attention devoted to Russia in the US, both in government circles and the media, is an unambiguous reflection of the extent to which the US foreign policy is guided by ‘Russophobia’, and thrives on this constructed…


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