SOLEIMANI’S ASSASSINATION IS WAR PROVOCATION BY TRUMP

Press statement by SUARAM Adviser Kua Kia Soong, 7 Jan 2020

The assassination of Iranian general Qassem Soleimani is perhaps the most reckless and irresponsible action yet by Donald Trump, who has been war-mongering ever since he tore up the nuclear deal with Iran. Surrounded by hawkish advisers, this extra-judicial killing in Baghdad will create a bigger war than we have yet seen in the Middle East, involving even other countries including Israel, Saudi Arabia and possibly Russia. It is not surprising that while global stocks fell across the globe after this dire news broke, the stocks of the arms contractors such Raytheon and Lockheed rose steeply.

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THE NEW PH GOVERNMENT MUST SUPPORT KOREAN PEOPLE’S SELF-DETERMINATION

Press statement by Kua Kia Soong, SUARAM Adviser 19 May 2018

The US President Donald Trump’s threat to deal with the North Korean leader Kim Jong-un the same way the US dealt with Muammar Gaddafi of Libya if the North Korean leader “doesn’t make a deal” on his nuclear weapons programme is completely scandalous and must be condemned by the world community. Trump interpreted the “Libyan model” to mean the 2011 Nato intervention in Libya in support of an insurrection, which ultimately led to Gaddafi’s murder at the hands of rebels in Tripoli.

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