The United States has committed herself to protecting the Gulf States, for free, ever since, in 1945, President Franklin D. Roosevelt met with King Abdul Aziz al-Saud aboard the U.S. Cruiser Quincy at the Suez canal. That historic meeting culminated in the rhetoric we hear today about the special relationships
Groups representing Russian military veterans plan to ask the International Criminal Court (ICC) to investigate Russia’s secret deployment of mercenaries in Syria, Ukraine and Africa, a paramilitary leader said on Friday. In effect, the Russian military veterans seek Syria mercenary deployment investigation. The recruitment of civilians to fight abroad is
Syrian government forces clashed with rebels in Hama province on Friday in some of the heaviest fighting in the northwest for a year, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said. Syrian Civil War year nine coming up fast. The army and allied forces attacked insurgents near the village of Halfaya
In an effort to demonstrate support, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman has embarked on a domestic tour this week with his favorite reckless son despite the crisis spawned by his killing of the journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Saudi Arabia circling wagon mode displays global pressure levels against the kingdom for the gruesome
French prosecutors have issued international arrest warrants for three senior Syrian intelligence and government officials, including security chief Ali Mamlouk, for alleged collusion in war crimes, lawyers and a judicial source said on Monday. France issues arrest warrants for Assad inner circle officials in response to their terror against civilians.
For those who follow the Middle East closely, it is obvious to all that the Arab strongman is back. His comeback is going to be more lethal and more vicious than at any time in its history. Already, many are wishing for Hosni Mubarak’s rule as compared to the new