By Alex Lantier, 27 June 2015
The attacks have raised concerns of a global offensive by Islamist terrorist groups that have emerged from US-led wars in Libya and Syria.
By Jean Shaoul, 20 April 2013
The five-year sentence handed out by a Kuwaiti court against opposition leader and former legislator Mussallam al-Barrak is an attempt to silence growing political dissent.
By Graham Beverley, 14 July 2011
The Canadian Armed Forces is seeking to establish a worldwide network of bases to allow for the rapid deployment of military force in pursuit of Canada’s imperialist interests.
US State Department human rights reports
Part 4: Kuwait
By Kate Randall, 27 April 2011
The US State Department recently released its “2010 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices.” This year’s annual report provides details on human rights conditions in over 190 countries. Included are reports on the member countries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), which represents the US-backed monarchies of Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar and Kuwait.
By Bill Van Auken, 22 January 2011
Gulet Mohamed, a 19-year-old American citizen, returned to the US Friday after being tortured—apparently on Washington’s orders—at the hands of the regime in Kuwait.