Documentary: Crude harvest – Selling Mexico’s oil (Video)
Mexico may be hitting the perfect storm when it opens its energy resources to foreign investors.
Anti-IS coalition takes shape as France carries out air strikes
More than a decade after France refused to back the 2003 Iraq invasion, France becomes the first country to join the US aerial campaign in the country
Two Rafale fighter jets flying on a reconnaissance mission over Iraq after taking off from the Al-Dhafra base in the UAE (AFP)
France carried out its first air strike against the Islamic State group in Iraq Friday, boosting US-led efforts to unite the world against the growing threat posed by the militants.
More than a decade after Paris famously refused to back the invasion of Iraq, France became the first nation to join the US aerial campaign in the war-torn country.
Baroness Warsi Quits Over Gaza: First Interview With Former Foreign Office Minister
By: Mehdi Hasan
Foreign Office minister Baroness Warsi has dramatically quit the government, citing the UK’s “morally indefensible” position on the conflict in Gaza.
In her resignation letter to the prime minister, David Cameron, Warsi wrote that Britain’s support for Israeli military action against Hamas, which has resulted in the deaths of more than 1,800 Palestinians over the past month, “is morally indefensible, is not in Britain’s national interest and will have a long term detrimental impact on our reputation”.
Students offered grants if they tweet pro-Israeli propaganda
By: Ben Lynfield