Category Saudi Arabia

New Photos And Video of Iran’s Homemade F-313 “Qaher” Stealth Jet Have Just Emerged. And Here’s A First Analysis

New Photos And Video of Iran’s Homemade F-313 “Qaher” Stealth Jet Have Just Emerged. And Here’s A First Analysis Apr 15 2017 – 57 Comments The Aviationist By David Cenciotti A new prototype of the weird Qaher 313 stealth jet has conducted taxi tests. Footage and photographs showing a new prototype (marked “08”) of the […]

Life After Islamic State: ‘They Taught Us How To Decapitate A Person’

http://m.spiegel.de/international/world/mosul-schools-reopen-after-islamic-state-occupation-a-1142905.html INTERNATIONAL Life After Islamic State ‘They Taught Us How To Decapitate A Person’ For over two years, Islamic State controlled the Iraqi city of Mosul, including its schools. Now that the U.S.-led coalition has pushed the Islamists out, the city’s teachers face a dilemma: How do you reshape the minds of children who were […]

Budget Busting OPEC: #2 Producer Iraq Goes Rogue; Plans 600K Barrels Per Day Increase By End Of 2017

Subject: OPEC’s No.2 Goes Rogue: Plans 600,000 Bpd Oil Output Increase  BUDGET BUSTING OPEC http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-04-06/opecs-no2-goes-rogue-plans-600000-bpd-oil-output-increase  OPEC’s No.2 Goes Rogue: Plans 600,000 Bpd Oil Output Increase by Tyler Durden Apr 6, 2017 12:43 PM   Iraq has plans to boost its crude oil production by 600,000 bpd to 5 million bpd by the end of this year, regardless of its participation in OPEC’s production […]

Hatred, Courage And The Israeli-Saudi Connection

  https://www.algemeiner.com/2017/04/02/hatred-courage-and-the-israeli-saudi-connection/ APRIL 2, 2017 8:12 AM Hatred, Courage And The Israeli-Saudi Connection by Lela Gilbert Former Israeli Foreign Ministry director-general Dore Gold. Photo: Facebook. During recent years, dramatic political changes have shaken the Middle East. Some have described these events metaphorically as “shifting desert sands.” They have also been defined as dramatic realignments of […]

Iranian Naval Base In Syria Disadvantageous Both For Israel, Russia – Israeli Ambassador In Moscow

Iranian Naval Base In Syria Disadvantageous Both For Israel, Russia – Israeli Ambassador In Moscow MOSCOW. April 1 (Interfax) – The fact of Iran building a naval base in Syria will not meet the interests of Israel and Russia, Israeli Ambassador to Russia Gary Koren said. “Several months ago media circulated the leaked information about […]

Obama’s Iran ‘Czar’ Retains Position At State Department

https://www.conservativereview.com/commentary/2017/03/obamas-iran-deal-czar-retains-position-at-state-department OBAMA’S IRAN DEAL ‘CZAR’ RETAINS POSITION AT STATE DEPARTMENT By: Jordan Schachtel | March 27, 2017 Stephen D. Mull, the man charged with coordinating the Iran nuclear deal’s implementation, continues in his position at Secretary Rex Tillerson’s State Department, which remains a swampland of Obama holdovers. President Donald Trump has famously called the Iran […]

Why The London Attacker Was No Lone Wolf

Friday, March 24, 2017 Why The London Attacker Was No Lone Wolf Dispelling a Dangerous Myth Jytte Klausen https://www.foreignaffairs.com/print/1119708 JYTTE KLAUSEN is the Lawrence A. Wien Professor of International Cooperation at Brandeis University and an Affiliate at the Center for European Studies at Harvard University. The terrorist attack near the British Parliament on Wednesday, in […]

What Happens When You Lift Sanctions On Iran? South Africa Eyes Missile System Sale To Iran

This is what happens when you lift sanctions against Iran.  RCP https://www.tasnimnews.com/en/news/2017/03/19/1360946/south-africa-eyes-missile-system-sale-to-iran-report  South Africa Eyes Missile System Sale to Iran: Report News ID: 1360946 Service: Defense  March, 19, 2017 – 14:58 TEHRAN (Tasnim) – South Africa is seeking to sell surface-to-air missile system to the Islamic Republic of Iran, a report said. According to the report […]

Iran’s IRGC Reportedly Test-Fires Sea-Launched Ballistic Missile

http://www.rferl.org/a/iran-irgc-test-fires-sea-launched-ballistic-missile/28360357.html?ltflags=mailer Iran’s IRGC Reportedly Test-Fires Sea-Launched Ballistic Missile March 09, 2017 A medium-range missile is test-fired by Iran near the Strait of Hormuz in 2012. Iranian news agencies are reporting that the country’s Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) has “successfully” test-fired a sea-launched ballistic missile. Tehran’s state-run Fars and Tasnim news agencies on March 9 […]

Why A Navy SEAL Raid On al-Qaeda Enraged Yemenis

Perhaps.  But, this anger is misplaced to a large degree.  Groups like the Islamic State, al Qaeda use innocent civilians — especially women and children as human shields to hide behind.  When they do that — it is almost impossible to avoid civilian casualties.  Unless and until we have DNA-enabled warheads in small drones for […]