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Hezbollah Rushes 1,000 Fighters to Block Off “US Backed Militants”

By | May 17th, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

The pro-Iranian Hezbollah Tuesday, May 16, rushed 12 companies of 1,000 fighters to the Homs, Daraa and Quneitra (Golan) regions of southern Syria to block off the entry of “US-backed militants” from Jordan through the Al-Tanf border crossing. On Sunday, May 14 – as first revealed by debkafile’s military sources - US, British and Jordanian special operations [...]

Nasrallah: Next war with Israel could be waged inside Israeli territory

By | May 12th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

In a televised speech in which he also discussed the group’s heavy involvement in the Syrian civil war, Nasrallah said Israel was “scared and worried of any future confrontation… and knows that it could be inside the occupied Palestinian territories,” according to a translation provided by Reuters. Nasrallah was speaking on the one-year anniversary of the assassination [...]

US, Russia agree to increased diplomacy on Syria

By | May 3rd, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Kremlin says Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump agreed to step up US-Russian diplomatic efforts on Syria. The Kremlin says the two leaders agreed in a telephone call Tuesday that Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will intensify their efforts to bring about a cease-fire, with the goal [...]

Russia condemns alleged Israeli missile strike in Syria

By | April 28th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Israeli minister appears to confirm overnight raid, which reportedly killed Iranian and Hezbollah fighters. The Kremlin on Thursday called for restraint after Syria accused Israel of firing several missiles at a military position near Damascus airport. “We continue to consider that all countries need to refrain from any kind of actions that lead to an increase [...]

Iran, Russia Boost Military Ties Amid U.S. Action in Syria

By | April 25th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Military alliance between Tehran, Moscow growing Iran and Russia are moving closer together in their military alliance, working to boost ties and coordination in Syria and elsewhere in the region following the U.S. decision to launch a military strike in Syria, according to regional reports and experts. Iran's defense minister is slated to visit Moscow at [...]

Netanyahu Welcomes Trump’s Strategic Change of US Foreign Policy

By | April 24th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

US Defense Secretary Mattis: 'If good people don't band together then bad people can do a lot of damage'. Israel and many countries in the region and the world welcome the strategic change in American foreign policy ushered in by US President Donald Trump, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Friday. Netanyahu, speaking in his office before a [...]

Syria and North Korea are bit players. Iran is the bigger threat.

By | April 21st, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

President Trump and his advisers are rightly concerned about Syria and North Korea. These rogue states, guilty of human rights atrocities, pose the risk of wider violence and destabilization. Syria’s civil war has already created millions of refugees, has rekindled diseases (e.g. polio) that were once thought to be extinct and has allowed the country to [...]

Another Senior Obama Official Says Admin ‘Always Knew’ Syria Still Had Chemical Weapons

By | April 11th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A former ambassador who served during Barack Obama's presidency admitted Sunday that the administration "always knew" Syria still had a stockpile of chemical weapons, despite public assurances to the contrary. Dan Shapiro, a former U.S. ambassador to Israel and senior official on Obama's National Security Council, took to Twitter to defend the previous administration's efforts to dismantle [...]

Syria, Russia and Iran threaten Trump following US airstrike

By | April 10th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Syria, Russia and Iran claim that the American attack crossed their red lines. Assad responded for the first time and stated that the US failed to achieve its goals. Iran, Russia and Syria published a joint declaration today in response to the US attacking targets in Syria. According to Iran and Russia, the attack crossed their [...]

Russia Freezes Coordination With U.S. In Syria Following American Airstrikes

By | April 10th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

(AP) MOSCOW – Russia reacted to U.S. military strikes on its ally Syria Friday by cutting a hotline intended to prevent midair incidents, a response that demonstrates Moscow’s readiness to defy Washington and could even put the two nuclear superpowers on a course toward military confrontation. President Vladimir Putin signaled he was ready to risk a [...]

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