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According to a military source in Latakia, the Syrian Army fired several missiles towards the jihadist positions in Jabal Al-Tuffahiyah, scoring several direct hits in the process.
PM Netanyahu orders Security Cabinet to meet at underground bunker until further notice for security purposes; order given amid increased tensions with Iran.
After too many people ask questions about Syria, the UK MSM starts a campaign against “Assad apologists”
New Jersey Imam Starts Workshop To Train Imams To Not Get Caught On Camera Praying For Genocide Of Jews
He is not calling for the prayers for the annihilation of the Jews to be discarded. He is just calling upon imams to be more careful about cameras and microphones when reciting them.
MARCH 31, 2018
According to the law, the call for annihilation constitutes incitement to violence. Naturally, I know that the preacher merely recites supplications he knows by heart, and does not realize that this might be seen as incitement to violence, or anything.”
This is not reform or “moderate Islam.”
He is not calling for the prayers for the annihilation of the Jews to be discarded.
He is just calling upon imams to be more careful about cameras and microphones (more…)
James M Dorsey
The Middle East’s nuclear technology clock is ticking as nations pursue peaceful capabilities that potentially leave the door open to future military options.
Concern about a nuclear arms race is fuelled by uncertainty over the future of Iran’s 2015 nuclear agreement, a seeming US willingness to weaken its strict export safeguards in pursuit of economic advantage, and a willingness by suppliers such as Russia and China to ignore risks involved in weaker controls.
The Trump administration was mulling loosening controls to facilitate a possible deal with Saudi Arabia as Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu prepared, in an address this week to a powerful Israeli lobby (more…)
Seismic unrest: New earthquake swarm starts on La Palma, Spain – Over 300 quakes hit mid-Atlantic Azores Islands, Portugal – Are volcanoes waking up there?
Seismic unrest is being reported since last Saturday, February 10, 2018 with a new earthquake swarm starting in the southeast of the island of La Palma in Spain. Now, on February 12, 2018 more than 300 small earthquakes have rattled the mid-Atlantic Azores Islands overnight.
A Turkish army tank drives towards the Turkey-Syria border, August 25, 2016 / Umit Bektas Afrin knot: How the battle for a small Kurdish enclave could be the death knell for US-Turkey ties
The Turkish government considers Kurdish militias in Syria to be an extension of the militant movement, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK), which is seen as a terrorist organization by Ankara.
Last week’ news that Washington was training the predominantly Kurdish Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) to form a 30,000-strong “border force” based in Afrin infuriated the Turks. The US has since backtracked (more…)