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How China Disrupts the Middle East

By |September 12th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

As Vladimir Putin’s declining Russia flaunts its power in the Middle East, Xi Jinping’s ascending China eludes the attention it deserves. But the Communist Party of China has begun investing money and gaining influence in ways that have vast – and worrisome – implications. “After years of relative passivity [Beijing] is now making a concerted effort [...]

Rouhani: War with Iran will be ‘mother of all wars’

By |August 6th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Iran’s president warned the West in a speech on Tuesday. “War with Iran is the mother of all wars,” Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Tuesday in a speech at the Foreign Ministry also broadcast live on state TV. “Peace with Iran is the mother of all peace, war with Iran is the mother of all wars,” [...]

Pro-Third Temple Politician: Prepare for WAR!

By |August 1st, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Responding to reports of an upcoming Israeli-Arab Peace summit hosted by the Trump administration, former MK Moshe Feiglin said that the result of this initiative will be a “war. Moshe Feiglin, a former parliament member and current head of the Zehut party took to social media saying that the “outcome of Trump’s upcoming Peace summit, like all [...]

Analysis: Russia and Turkey Are Becoming Allies, Overshadowing Israel

By |July 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

As Turkey and Russia grow closer they inevitably also grow closer in their work on ending the Syrian conflict and also on other regional and international issues. An emerging Russia-Turkey alliance in defense and energy will have long-term effects on the Middle East and Israel. This comes in the wake of Turkey acquiring Russia’s S-400 air [...]

Oil Slips as President Trump, Pompeo Signal Iran Tensions May Ease

By |July 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Oil prices slipped over 3 percent as President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo both signaled potential progress with the U.S. - Iranian relations in the Middle East. "We will work with them in any way we can, but they can't have a nuclear weapon," Trump said in a Cabinet meeting. "They can't be testing ballistic missiles." Pompeo, [...]

Israel Could Strike Iran First as Tensions With Islamic Republic Flare

By |June 28th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

If history is any guide, Israel may strike Iran while the world quietly watches. By Doreen Horschig, University of Central Florida, via AP Iran shot down a U.S. drone on June 19, further escalating tensions between Iran and its adversaries. Relations with Iran have been worsening for months. In early May, one year after the United States withdrew from [...]

Iran Says It Will Not Surrender Even If It Is Bombed

By |May 24th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Iran will not surrender to US pressure and will not abandon its goals even if it is bombed, President Hassan Rouhani said on Thursday, stepping up the war of words between the Islamic Republic and the United States. Earlier in the day, Iran's top military chief said the standoff between Tehran and Washington was a "clash [...]

Pentagon Proposing 10,000 More Troops, Patriot Missiles to Counter Iran

By |May 23rd, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Pentagon will present plans to the White House to beef up U.S. forces in the Mideast on Thursday, reports say. The Pentagon on Thursday will present plans to the White House to send up to 10,000 more troops to the Middle East, in a move to beef up defenses against potential Iranian threats, U.S. officials [...]

Trump Warns Tehran: Start a Fight with Us and It Means the ‘End of Iran’

By |May 20th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

U.S. President Donald Trump issued a public warning to Iran late Sunday, suggesting it will be the “end” of the Islamic republic if a conflict breaks out between the two countries. Trump did not elaborate further, nor did the White House. However, the tweet came after a rocket landed less than a mile from the U.S. Embassy in [...]

US Sends Assault Ship, Missiles to Mideast Amid Iran ‘Threat’

By |May 13th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Washington (AFP) – The Pentagon announced Friday that it is deploying an amphibious assault ship and a Patriot missile battery to the Middle East to bolster an aircraft carrier force sent to counter alleged threats from Iran. The USS Arlington, which transports marines, amphibious vehicles, conventional landing craft, and rotary aircraft, and the Patriot air defense [...]

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