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israel Pursuing War against Iran Obliquely through Al-Qaeda and Directly via Airstrikes

Israel Pursuing War against Iran Obliquely through Al-Qaeda and Directly via Airstrikes

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL (Analysis) — On Saturday, December 2, 2017, Israeli missiles struck a Syrian Army arms depot… 2,228 more words

USA

What are the ramifications of bringing back a foreigner from a short-term mission trip in a third world country to the United States for a visit?

This is my answer to this Q on Quora.

The result could be an Al Qaeda. Sayyid Qutb was an Islamic Philosopher who after spending time in the United States went on to write Ma’alim fi al-Tariq or Milestones.  232 more words

Governments

Putin’s Syrian withdrawal announcement: an analysis

December 12, 2017

Putin’s Syrian withdrawal announcement: neither a full Russian withdrawal nor victory in Syria

by Alexander Mercouris (cross-posted with The Duran by special agreement with the author) 2,603 more words

USA

Daesh Possession of Anti-Tank Missile Exposes CIA Plan to Arm Jihadists

Daesh Possession of Anti-Tank Missile Exposes CIA Deliberate Plan to Arm Jihadists

The acquisition of an anti-tank weapon by Daesh exposes the fact the CIA knowingly took great risks to arm extremists in a desperate bid to oust Syrian President Bashar Assad, analysts told Sputnik. 576 more words

USA

How Russia expedited Syria’s victory

How Russia expedited Syria’s victory

Vladimir Putin addressing troops at the Hmeimim airbase, Syria, Dec 11 2017

On Monday, Vladimir Putin unexpectedly interrupted his journey to Egypt, stopping off at Russia’s Hmeymim airbase in Syria and… 1,381 more words

USA

Chinese Night Tigers Special Forces Arrive in Syria | Syria News

A number of the Chinese elite special forces known as Night Tigers arrived at Tartous port a few days ago, sources claim.

Lebanese news site al-Mayadeen linked the visit by Syrian presidential advisor Mrs. 76 more words

Syria