Category: Al Jazeera

Libya: Differences of Opinion Emerge Among Allies

Libya: Differences of Opinion Emerge Among Allies
As the first wave of bombardment in Libya has begun, it appears there is already a difference of opinion over the objectives of “Operation Odyssey Dawn.” While France was announcing an “historic partnership” with Qatar joining French warplanes “side-by-side,” Admiral Mike Mullen, chairman of the US Joint Chiefs of Staff has warned of a possible... Read more »

Secretary of State Clinton Rebukes US TV News Media

Secretary of State Clinton Rebukes US TV News Media
Well, I am glad to see that U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton agrees with me on the quality of our TV news media, it sucks. Clinton told a Foreign Relations Committee “Viewership of al-Jazeera is going up in the United States because it is real news.” And I couldn’t agree more. As a... Read more »