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Pompeo seeks chaos, anarchy and destruction throughout Middle East: Scholar

Press TV interview with Kevin Barrett, Veterans Today Editor US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo “favors chaos, anarchy and destruction” throughout the Middle East region, according to American academic and political commentator Dr. Kevin Barrett. On Saturday, gasoline price hikes and rationing in Iran sparked protests. Peaceful rallies were held in several Iranian cities with people urging the government to reverse its decision. The demonstrations, however, turned violent in some cities, and clashes with security forces were reported. Pompeo, the former CIA chief, expressed his support for protesters in Iran on Sunday. “As I said to the people of Iran almost…


Is a Hidden Hand Destabilizing Iraq?

CIA Mockingbird Asset NYT Pushes Color Revolution Coup Attempt in Iraq By Kevin Barrett, Veterans Today Editor, for Crescent International I wrote this article two weeks ago. Since then, it has become abundantly clear that its thesis is correct. -KB In early October, violent protests broke out in Baghdad and other Iraqi cities. Some of them degenerated into all-out riots. Eight members of the security forces and almost 100 civilians were killed, and more than 5,000 wounded. At the time of this writing (October 21), the situation is beginning to flare up again as the Arba‘in pilgrimage winds down. The…