Articles Tagged 'Middle East'
US sending 1,000 more troops to Middle East
The U.S. is sending an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East amid increasing tension between the U.S. and Iran.
Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan… READ MORE
Rep. Ilhan Omar slammed for saying she ‘chuckles’ when Israel is called a democracy, compares it to Iran
Embattled congressional freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., is facing backlash after comparing Israel to Iran and said she “almost chuckle[s]” when the Jewish state is… READ MORE
In Congress, fears grow about lack of strategy on multiple battlefields
A series of events in the Middle East and Africa has stirred new questions about President Trump’s counterterrorism strategy as the U.S. focus in Iraq… READ MORE
Putin Warns Trump: Vows To Shoot Down All ‘Flying Objects’ Over Syria
Russia has said it will treat US warplanes operating in parts of Syria where its air forces are present as “targets” amid a diplomatic row… READ MORE
AS ISRAEL MARKS INDEPENDENCE DAY, HAMAS ISSUES NEW AND THREATENING CHARTER
The palestinian Islamist group Hamas on Monday dropped its longstanding call for Israel’s destruction, but said it still rejected the country’s right to exist and… READ MORE
Israel strikes Iran-supplied arms depot near Damascus airport
Israel struck an arms supply hub operated by the Lebanese group Hezbollah near Damascus airport on Thursday, Syrian rebel and regional intelligence sources said, targeting… READ MORE
Putin: Syria Chemical Attack Was ‘False Flag,’ More ‘Provocations’ Coming
At a Tuesday press conference, Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed last week’s chemical weapons attack in the Idlib province of Syria was a “false flag”… READ MORE
NEW AXIS OF EVIL Highly-trained Hamas commandos head to Egypt to team-up with terror group ISIS
Members of the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades and the Hamas commando wing (Nukhba) have teamed-up with the terror group.
Many have travelled to the war-torn… READ MORE
Gunmen kill Red Cross workers in Afghanistan
KABUL, Afghanistan—Gunmen killed six employees of the International Committee of the Red Cross in northern Afghanistan on Wednesday, a spokesman for the aid group said.… READ MORE
IRAN: ‘ONLY SEVEN MINUTES NEEDED FOR THE IRANIAN MISSILE TO HIT TEL AVIV’
Only seven minutes is needed for the Iranian missile to hit Tel Aviv,” senior member of the Iranian parliament’s National Security and Foreign Policy Commission… READ MORE