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TRUMP’S IRAN-CHINA TRADE WAR GAMBLE SURPRISES, PAYING OFF IN SHORT-TERM, by Yonah Jeremy Bob (J. Post)

By   /  June 10, 2019  /  International, Islamic fundamentalism, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Jun. 10, 2019 According to this quiet logical argument, Trump would have to pick which trade war he could succeed in winning: China or Iran. Click here for full article

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Iran Might Not Be Able to Wait Trump Out – John Hannah (Foundation for Defense of Democracies via Daily Alert)

By   /  June 3, 2019  /  International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

Jun. 3, 2019 Iran Might Not Be Able to Wait Trump Out – John Hannah The U.S. intelligence community detected a spike in Iranian preparations to target American interests, resulting in the decision to augment U.S. forces in the region as well as a flurry of public warnings meant to deter any challenge. It’s rapidly dawning […]

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The Palestinian War on the Trump Peace Plan, by Khaled Abu Toameh (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  May 31, 2019  /  International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

May 29, 2019 In the past few days, the Gaza-based groups have issued several statements hinting that they would use all means, including terrorism, to foil the US peace plan. What is perhaps most worrying for the Arab leaders are the threats coming from Iran’s puppets — Hamas, Islamic Jihad and Hezbollah. It now remains […]

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Iran’s Actions over Abu Musa and Tunb Islands Tell Us Everything about its Regional Designs – Nick March (The National – UAE via Daily Alert)

By   /  May 31, 2019  /  double standards, History, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

May 31,  2019 The islands of Abu Musa and the Greater and Lesser Tunb, which lie off the UAE coastline and are regarded as strategically important waypoints in the Strait of Hormuz, provide the closest reminder of Iran’s sustained program of regional disruption and aggression, as well as its long-standing willingness to ignore international law. […]

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Tensions Grow between Russia, Iran in Syria – Sirwan Kajjo (VOA via Daily Alert)

By   /  May 28, 2019  /  friends/enemies, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

May 28, 2019 Tensions Grow between Russia, Iran in Syria – Sirwan Kajjo Russian military police last week reportedly carried out a raid against Iranian-backed militiamen stationed at Syria’s Aleppo international airport, local media reported. In the aftermath, several Iranian militia leaders were arrested in what was seen as the latest episode of tensions between Iranian […]

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Former Israeli Security Adviser: Iran Wants “to Annihilate” Israel – Shiryn Ghermezian (JNS via Daily Alert)

By   /  May 24, 2019  /  Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

May 24, 2019 Former Israeli Security Adviser: Iran Wants “to Annihilate” Israel – Shiryn Ghermezian Former Israeli National Security Adviser Brig.-Gen. (res.) Jacob Nagel talked about regional challenges facing Israel’s security at an event in New York City last week. He called Iran “a country that wants to annihilate Israel,” and said that Israel cannot accept […]

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The Iranian Government’s 40 Years of Hatred Towards America by Majid Rafizadeh (Gatestone Inst.)

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  Israel  /  No Comments

May 16, 2019 It was Iran, not the US, that breached international law by carrying out the US Embassy takeover in Tehran…. It was also Iran, not the US, that immediately began using its proxies, such as Hezbollah, to commit terrorism and incite antagonism towards America. Should the mullahs be appeased for killing thousands of […]

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Tension with Iran Linked to High-Level IRGC Defector, by J.E. Dyer (Liberty Unyielding via Daily Alert)

By   /  May 19, 2019  /  International, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

May 17, 2019 Tension with Iran Linked to High-Level IRGC Defector(J.E. Dyer) The recent dynamic in developments between the U.S., regional nations, and Iran may have started with the reported defection of a senior IRGC officer, Brig.-Gen. Ali Nasiri, in April. According to the Islamic State of Iran Crime Research Center (ISICRC), in a 22 April […]

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Trump on track in Middle East by Michael Doran (the Australian)

By   /  May 8, 2019  /  friends/enemies, International, Israel, media bias, Mid. East news  /  No Comments

May 8, 2019 Pay attention to what Donald Trump does, not what he tweets, former prime minister John Howard said in an interview last year. Look beyond the “media snow”, he counselled, and examine “the substance of the outcome of all the things he does”. That was good advice 10 months back, but it is […]

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Israeli casualties in recent fighting with Gaza (summaries of 11 articles by Daily Alert, with links)

By   /  May 6, 2019  /  Mid. East news, Terrorism  /  No Comments

May 6, 2019 Four Israelis Killed by Barrage of Gaza Rockets on Israel – Almog Ben Zikri Moshe Agadi, 58, a green grocer in the Ashkelon market and father of four, died after being struck by shrapnel from rocket fire in the city of Ashkelon on Saturday. Ziad Alhamada, 49, was killed after a rocket hit […]

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