Category Saudi Arabia

SecDef Mattis At AUSA: The Threats The U.S. Military Must Be Prepared For

Secretary Mattis at AUSA: The Threats the US Military Must be Prepared For – Modern War Institute mwi.usma.edu · by Liam Collins · October 12, 2017 Secretary of Defense James Mattis kicked off the Association of the United States Army’s (AUSA) Annual Meeting in Washington, DC on Monday. The meeting is billed as the “largest landpower exposition and professional development […]

Iran Signals It Is Open To Talks Over Its Ballistic Missile Program

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-iran-missiles-diplomacy-exclusive/exclusive-iran-open-to-talks-over-its-ballistic-missile-program-sources-idUSKBN1CB22P Exclusive: Iran open to talks over its ballistic missile program – sources ANKARA/LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Iran has signaled to six world powers that it is open to talks about its ballistic missile arsenal, seeking to reduce tension over the disputed program, Iranian and Western officials familiar with the overtures told Reuters. Tehran has repeatedly […]

Tehran Seeks To Consolidate Power In Iraq In 2018

TEHRAN SEEKS TO CONSOLIDATE POWER IN IRAQ IN 2018 by Michael Knights The Cipher Brief September 24, 2017 Iran wants its local allies to create a Shia political bloc or Hezbollah-like arrangement next door, but Washington can curb such ambitions so long as it does not repeat its vanishing trick of 2011. READ THIS ARTICLE ON […]

Our Brave New Nuclear World (Well worth the read)

Excerpt:   Had we or the Philippines sent forces simply to demolish this minor maritime feature, China might well have desisted. Likewise, had the allies prepared for war or actually fought over Czechoslovakia, Hitler would never have acquired the aura of invincibility that so benefited his campaigns.   Now, the new situation has ratcheted into […]

Russia Crosses The Euphrates: Implications

  RUSSIA CROSSES THE EUPHRATES: IMPLICATIONS by Andrew J. TablerPolicy Alert September 18, 2017 By helping Assad’s forces bridge the river, Moscow is increasing the risk of direct confrontation while obstructing U.S. efforts to defeat IS, stabilize eastern Syria, and limit Iranian arms transfers. READ THIS ITEM ON OUR WEBSITE The Russian Ministry of Defense announced […]

North Korea Could Team Up With ISIS To Launch Terror Attacks ACROSS GLOBE

https://clarionproject.org/mauro-north-korea-activity-iranian-activity/ North Korea could team up with ISIS to launch terror attacks ACROSS GLOBE, experts warn By Joey Millar, www.express.co.uk View Original September 16th, 2017 Experts said Kim Jong-un’s hermit state would not hesitate to use extremist jihadis to attack their Western enemies. North Korea would actually find it easier to target their rivals using ISIS than by […]

Putting North Korea Over A Barrel

Putting North Korea Over A Barrel washingtontimes.com · by Joseph R. DeTrani  http://www.washingtontimes.com Illustration on negotiating with North Korea by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times more > ANALYSIS/OPINION: The theme of this year’s 72nd session of the U.N. General Assembly is a world “striving for peace.” This meeting of 193 member states comes at a time when one of its […]

CIA Director Suggests North Korea May Be Working Another Angle With Its Nuclear Ambitions

David Maxwell’s comments are highlighted in blue below.  RCP David Maxwell’s comments:  Could be approached?  I think there is ample open source evidence that this is happening.  Just read Dr. Bruce Bechtol’s research. http://www.thedailybeast.com/north-koreas-deadly-partnership-with-iran CIA Director Suggests North Korea May Be Working Another Angle With Its Nuclear Ambitions finance.yahoo.com View Original September 12th, 2017 CIA Director Mike […]

Saudi Arabia Foils ISIS Terrorist Attempt To Attack Defense Ministry – 2 Yemeni Nationals Arrested 

Saudi Arabia Foils ISIS Terrorist Attempt To Attack Defense Ministry – 2 Yemeni Nationals Arrested    http://www.fortunascorner.com        The Gulf Arab daily, al Arabiya is reporting on its website this afternoon, September 12, 2017, that an attempt by ISIS militants to attack the Saudi Defense Ministry in the country’s capital, Riyadh, has been thwarted.  Saudi Arabia’s Presidency […]

Saudi Government Allegedly Funded A ‘Dry Run’ For 9/11

Saudi Government Allegedly Funded A ‘Dry Run’ For 9/11 By Paul Sperry, nypost.com View Original September 9th, 2017 Evidence submitted in a major 9/11 lawsuit moving forward against the Saudi Arabian government reveals its embassy in Washington may have funded a “dry run” for the hijackings carried out by two Saudi employees, further reinforcing the claim employees […]