“The War on Terror”

Behind the headlines in the “War on Terror”

Luigi Maraldi, who had his passport stolen in Thailand last year shows, his current passport next to Thai police officers. Click to enlarge

Malaysia Airlines plane crash: terror experts home in on fake passports as debris found

Suspicions grow that the aircraft may have “disintegrated” in mid air

Mass Delivery of Advanced Missiles to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards

Mass Delivery of Advanced Missiles to Iran’s Revolutionary Guards

Underlining the fact that it is not another Iraq, or Afghanistan, or Libya, Iran commenced the mass delivery of upgraded missiles to its Revolutionary Guards.

Iran’s Secret Weapons

Iran’s Secret Weapons

This disingenuous report is really an attempt frame Iran. What’s more it’s also an insult to the intelligence and to compound matters, the Wall Street Journal expects you to pay for it too

Netanyahu: Iran’s lies will be exposed when interdicted ship comes to Eilat

As Netanyahu invokes the image of Hitler calling for the destruction of the Jews, we wouldn’t put it beyond Israel itself to load the ship with weapons claiming they were part of Iranian consignment – just in time for the AIPAC’s annual conference

Iran new MIRV warhead missiles. Click to enlarge

Iran Begins Delivery of Upgraded Missiles

Including missiles with multiple warheads that can strike Israel and most U.S. bases in the region.

UN finds no evidence Iran seeks nuclear arms: Rouhani

President Rouhani said Sunday that “thousands of hours” of inspections by U.N. officials in Iran have yielded no evidence of a nuclear weapons program

Iran stopped nuclear weapons program as sinful – Rouhani

Iran abandoned its military nuclear program because owning nukes is a sin, says Iranian president Hassan Rouhani

IRGC Commander: US Never Dares to Attack Iran

This is more than bravado. After Iraq and Afghanistan the U.S. is hesitant to embark on a conventional military campaign against Iran, which is much stronger and better equipped than either. However, the U.S. does have one asset that Iran lacks

U.S. Has Transformed Libya Into Danger to All Africa

U.S. Has Transformed Libya Into Danger to All Africa

Far from bringing peace and stability, the Western intervention in Libya has turned the country into “an incubator” for terrorism

‘Coalition of the Willing’ Promotes No Fly Zone

Franklin Lamb reports that life has almost returned to normal in the Syrian capitol. However, as the visiting Professor of International Law at Damascus University notes, that could change if efforts to impose a No Fly Zone succeed

Official: Iran Has Studied Israeli Strike Tactics

In the wake of the 2006 war in Lebanon Iran sent a team to investigate Israeli tactics and has refined its defence plans accordingly, says a senior Iranian military official

Can Washington overthrow three governments at the same time?

The governments of Syria, Ukraine and Venezuela: if Washington succeeds with all three no sovereign government will henceforth be safe

Russia to Strengthen Mediterranean Force With ‘Stealth’ Subs

Russia to Strengthen Mediterranean Force With ‘Stealth’ Subs

Russia building-up its recently formed Mediterranean Fleet with an eye on events unfolding in Syria and the Ukraine

Abdul-Ilah al-Bashir. Click to enlarge

Report: New FSA Commander Trained in Israel

Although we can’t confirm this report it fits in with Western efforts to bring about ‘regime change’ in Damascus

Terrorist Groups in Syria Treat over 700 of Their Injured in Israeli Hospital

Jerusalem based Al Manar reports that Israel has set up a field hospital in the Golan Heights to treat wounded Syrian militants

Ukraine’s future is tied up with Syria’s – and Vladimir Putin is crucial to both

No one in the Middle East will be studying Ukraine’s violent tragedy with more fascination – and deeper concern – than President Bashar al-Assad of Syria

Mossad agent Ben Zygier His suicide in an Israeli prison was concealed by a gag order. Click to enlarge

‘Prisoner X’ leaked Mossad intelligence to Iranian businessman, new book claims

An Australian-born Mossad agent, who died in an Israeli prison, had been leaking intelligence about Israel’s espionage operations against Iran, a new book claims

They dominate the government and have usurped the opposition

School Safety Expert: “I don’t believe any children were killed at Sandy Hook”. Includes video

Hagel again misstates administration policy on Iran nukes

Semantic slip-up or a subtle shift in position over Iran’s nuclear program?

US Congressional officials say the idea of using drones in Syria is becoming popular in Washington. Click to enlarge

US eyeing drone strikes in Syria

Officials say the idea of launching drone strikes in Syria is gaining ground in the U.S. Congress