Monday, August 27, 2012
THERE ARE NOW 193 STATES THAT ARE MEMBERS OF THE UNITED NATIONS, AND ABOUT 150 COUNTRIES ARE GOING TO BE REPRESENTED AT THE NON-ALIGNED MEETING IN TEHRAN.
August 26, 2012
120 NAM Countries Head to Iran Despite Western Pressure
Vijay Prashad: Syria will be the big issue in the Non Aligned Summit in Iran, with many heads of state visiting Tehran in spite of US/Israeli campaign to isolate Iran
Vijay Prashad is a professor of international studies at Trinity College. Among the many books he has authored are The Darker Nations: A People's History of the Third World and Arab Spring, Libyan Winter. He also writes regularly for Asia Times Online, Frontline magazine and Counterpunch.