Daily Archives: November 17, 2015

GUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 16 November 2015

Capitol TV logoGUYANA – Capitol TV News Videos – 16 November 2015

  • Berbice Bridge – Toll reduction in two weeks
  • Miners not happy over GGMC order
  • A man found dead in a drain, relatives puzzled
  • More help for the US for Guyana
  • Police steps up its security measures

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GUYANA – Latest News from various sources – November 17, 2015

GUYANA – LATEST NEWS – 17 November 2015  –  Kaieteur News 

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France’s Unresolved Algerian War Sheds Light on the Paris Attack

France’s Unresolved Algerian War Sheds Light on the Paris Attack

The French-Algerian identity of one of the attackers demonstrates how France’s savage 1956-62 war in Algeria continues to infect today’s atrocities.

by Robert Fisk – Monday, November 16, 2015 –by The Independent

People weep as they gather to observe a minute-silence at the Place de la Republique in memory of the victims of the Paris terror attacks. (Photo: Getty)

It wasn’t just one of the attackers who vanished after the Paris massacre. Three nations whose history, action – and inaction – help to explain the slaughter by Isis have largely escaped attention in the near-hysterical response to the crimes against humanity in Paris: Algeria, Saudi Arabia and Syria.

The French-Algerian identity of one of the attackers demonstrates how France’s savage 1956-62 war in Algeria continues to infect today’s atrocities. The absolute refusal to contemplate Saudi Arabia’s role as a purveyor of the most extreme Wahabi-Sunni form of Islam, in which Isis believes, shows how our leaders still decline to recognise the links between the kingdom and the organisation which struck Paris.    Continue reading

GO AHEAD…. BLAME ISLAM – commentary

GO AHEAD…. BLAME ISLAM

ISIS© Provided by Al Jazeera Let’s be honest about how much all of our most cherished ideals have contributed to the death and destruction around us.

 A friend from Gaza posted the following apocryphal story on facebook as news broke of the Paris attacks:

“An ISIL member stopped the car of a Christian couple.

ISIL member: Are you Muslim?

Christian man: Yes, I’m Muslim.

ISIL Member: If you are a Muslim, recite a verse of Quran.

Christian Man recites a verse from the Bible.

ISIL member: Okay, you can go.

Later his wife tells him: Why did u tell him you are a Muslim? If he knew you were lying he’d have killed us both!

‘Do not worry!’ answered the husband. ‘If they knew the Quran they wouldn’t kill people.'”

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