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British mainstrean media downplays Britain’s role in the latest Yemeni killing

Today, the BBC reports that UN Group of Regional and International Eminent Experts on Yemen will present a report to the UN Human Rights Council next month. It says that the experts believe war crimes may have been committed by … Continue reading

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Yemeni civilians suffer as the owners of General Atomics are closely guarded

. As news of further drone attacks in the Yemen comes in, the appalling cost to ordinary families there is recorded by the BBC’s reporter Yalda Hakim. Only the toughest should read it.     In April a sister site reported … Continue reading

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