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Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo fields questions Sept. 19 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Both Pompeo and Vice President Mike Pence have condemned an attack on Saudi oil facilities as “an act of war.” (Associated Press) Click to enlarge

U.S. military to present several options to Trump on Iran

We explain how this Associated Press report helps lay the groundwork to justify a U.S.-led strike on Iran.

In this Nov. 29, 2015, file photo, Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif listens to a question during a news conference with his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias in Tehran, Iran. Zarif said Thursday, Dec. 17 there "seems to be no agreement" on two key issues just hours before the latest international conference on Syria was held Friday morning in New York.

Air raid sirens tested across Saudi capital as country prepares for conflict escalation with Iran

Javad Zarif, Iran’s foreign minister, warns that any military strike on Iran will result in “all-out war”.

The Crisis Over The Attack On Saudi Oil Infrastructure Is Over – We Now Wait For the Next One

Researchers have found that a previously unknown Patriot air-defence system had been deployed to protect the Abqaiq oil plant. Obviously it failed to do so

Lt Col Turki al-Maliki displays pieces of what he says were Iranian drones and missiles recovered from the attack sites. Click to enlarge

Saudi offers proof of Iran’s role in oil attack and urges US response

Like the Israelis, the Saudis are keen to get the U.S. to neutralise their main regional rival, Iran.

Trump is Leading America to WWIII

Trump is Leading America to WWIII

By authorising a strike Trump will be lighting a fuse to a much bigger conflict and HE KNOWS IT

Trump Says That The Military Response To The Attack On Saudi Arabia Will Be “Proportionate”

Trump says he wants all the evidence in before he makes up his mind but he’s talking as if it has already been decided.

Sarmat test in December 2017. Click to enlarge

How Russian And Iran Beat Their Opponents’ Strategies

Saudi Arabia, like the U.S., never took its opponents seriously. It bombed Yemen to bits and never expected retaliation. Now it’s paying the price

Abqaiq processing facility. Clicki to enlarge

Saudi oil attacks: US says intelligence shows Iran involved

Despite Houthi claims of responsibility, the U.S. blames Iran. Is Washington making the case to justify military action?

US defense failure… Why Washington has to blame Iran over Saudi attacks

If US “protectors” cannot protect their rich Saudi clients with all the expensive weapons they’ve sold them, then obviously Iran was to blame

“Drone Attack” on Saudi Oil – Who Benefits?

Despite Houthi claims of responsibility, the Western media is doing its utmost to imply Iran was behind the drone strike on the Saudi oil facility

Abqaiq processing facility ablaze. Click to enlarge

Trump says US ‘locked and loaded’ after Saudi Arabia attack, as oil prices soar

President Trump links Saudi attack with Iran, hints at possible U.S. military response

3 US Targets in Region Attacked If IRGC Downing of Spy Drone Responded – IRGC Commander

As tensions mount over alleged Iranian involvement in the drone attack on the Saudi oil facility, these statements are meant as a warning to Trump. Will he listen?

Tehran ‘Ready For War’: IRGC Says US Bases, Carriers Close to Iran Are Within Range of Its Missiles

Iran defiant as U.S. blames it for drone strike on Saudi oil facility

The Bavar 373. Click to enlarge

Syria keen to buy latest Iranian ‘Bavar-373’ defense missile system: report

Syria is reportedly keen to acquire the Iranian Bavar 373. Because although it has the Russian S-300 they seem unable to detect Israeli planes

Trump ousts National Security Adviser John Bolton, says they 'disagreed strongly' on policy

Trump ousts National Security Adviser John Bolton, says they ‘disagreed strongly’ on policy

For once some good news as one of Trump’s most hawkish advisors is informed that his services are no longer needed

Royal Navy shock: Crucial ‘spy in the sky’ drone SCRAPPED as Iran strengthens aerial power

Royal Navy takes drone out of service after Iran shoots down or captures U.S. versions of the same ScanEagle drone

Top Commander: Trump Dissuaded from War after US Army's Assessment of Iran's Power

Top Commander: Trump Dissuaded from War after US Army’s Assessment of Iran’s Power

A U.S. military catastrophe is not something that Trump with all his vanity would want to be remembered for

Israel’s Many Wars: Escalating Could Be Intended to Involve the United States

Israel is pushing for a U.S.-led strike on Iran. Will it happen or will Trump do what is in America’s best interest?

The Bavar 373. Click to enlarge

Deputy Commander: Iran to Upgrade Bavar 373 Missile Shield

If all the claims about it are true, the recently unveiled Bavar 373 is a formidable air defence system but Iran is already looking to improve it. Just as Russia did with the S-300

The high-precision, long-range reconnaissance and attack drone was unveiled Sunday, Sept 1. Click to enlarge

Iran unveils another new drone as part of growing arsenal

Iran’s hi-tech arsenal continues to grow with the addition of new precision guided missiles and long range drones that can hit targets “far from Iran’s borders”