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Aramco Recovering Quickly from Drone Attacks, Saudis Join Gulf Maritime Coalition

Saudi Arabia has vowed to "confront and deal with this terrorist aggression."

Iran Ups the Ante, Seizing British Container with Crew of 23

British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt warned that Iran is choosing a "dangerous path" of "illegal and destabilizing" behavior.

Senior Iranian Mullah: UK Should Be Scared of Us

The Russians warned that the incident may have serious consequences and that "responsibility for that will rest entirely on those who never stop their attempts to exert maximum illegitimate pressure on Teheran and Damascus."

Iran Furious as UK Marines Seize Tanker Violating Sanctions

Meanwhile, Panama announced on Thursday that the ship, Grace 1, had been taken off its international boat registry on May 29, and can they have their flag back.

Pompeo Building Global Coalition Against Iran As Sanctions, Cyber Attacks Succeeding

Reportedly, the RQ-4 Global Hawk made by Northrop Grumman Corp cost more than the new F-35 stealth fighters.

Report: US Cyber-Attacked Iranian Revolutionary Guard Spy Force

Meanwhile, according to Fars News, a former employee of the Iranian Defense Ministry's Aerospace Industries Organization was executed for carrying out espionage operations for the White House and the CIA.

Trump Approved Military Strikes Against Iran Then Changed his Mind

Congressional leaders were briefed in the Situation Room. When they came out, Congressional Democrats urged the president to ask Congress for authorization for military action.

Kremlin Warns News of US, Russia, Israel Summit on Syria Mostly Fake

"I want to call on everyone to be very careful about filtering fake news, which will certainly be plentiful in the media."

Pentagon Mulling Additional 10,000 troops in Middle East

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan stressed that “our biggest focus at this point is to prevent Iranian miscalculation.”

Abbas: Trump Called Me Man of Peace

President Trump looked at him and said: "How can they say that you are a terrorist? You are a man of peace."

Trump Urging Allies to Prosecute their ISIS Nationals or ‘We Will Be Forced to...

A US-backed force in Syria on Saturday was hours away from surrounding the last ISIS fighters in an area less than a square mile in eastern Syria.

Head of US Central Command Says Pullout from Syria ‘In Weeks,’ Warns of ISIS’...

The top US commander of the war against ISIS supported the US intelligence assessment that "tens of thousands" of ISIS fighters are still alive and kicking in Syria and Iraq.

Violent Clashes as Russia Aims to Evict Iran from Syria

To date, more than 160 have been killed in battles between pro-Russian and pro-Iranian Syrian army units in the Hama area alone.

US Troops Pullout Plan Not Ready, Turks Eager to Massacre Kurds – Ready or...

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Thursday that the thousands of Turkish troops amassed along the Syrian border would attack whether the US is out or not.

Syria: Civil War Won’t End Because the US Is ‘Coddling’ Israel

"This interference satisfies the interests of Israel and runs counter to those of the Syrian people."

Russia, Iran, Turkey, Meet in Black Sea Resort to Decide Syria’s Fate

Resolution 2254 was invoked by Iran, Russia, and Turkey as the legal basis for their takeover of the political process in Syria, backed by their enhanced military operations against rebel groups.

With Russian Support Assad Already Rules Southwestern Syria

As many as 160,000 Syrians have fled the war zone to the Jordanian and Israeli borders, where neither country is prepared to let them in.

Congress to Ban F-35 Sale to Turkey

Russia and Turkey could run tests to discover the vulnerabilities of the F-35, and once Russia and Turkey have it, Iran will have it as well.

Russian Newspaper: S-300s Coming to Syria Despite Israeli Pleas and for Free

The report suggests that should Israel decid to attack the S-300s’ locations, the consequences "would be catastrophic for all sides."
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While You Were Away: US, UK, France, Bombed 3 Syrian Chemical Sites

Incoming US National Security Adviser John Bolton coordinated over the phone with Israeli National Security Advisor Meir Ben Shabbat prior to the attack.

Trump Warns Russia: US Missiles Are Coming

"Our relationship with Russia is worse now than it has ever been, and that includes the Cold War."

150 Dead, 1,000 Injured in Assad Chemical Attack, Russians Preparing Propaganda Pushback

Russia appears to be preparing for a propaganda pushback, blaming the attack on Syrian rebel groups.

Trump’s New Top Diplomat Is Pro-Israel and Anti-Iran – But Can He Stand Up...

In 2016 Russia and Iran signed Memoranda of understanding on dozens of industrial projects, to the tune of an estimated $40 billion. Most of those projects are still in drawers, but there's enough potential wealth in those drawers to make Russia and Iran inseparable.

Putin Praises Israel for Celebrating Soviet Victory over Hitler

Israel has awarded the Fighters against Nazis Medal to WW2 veterans. It was first awarded on Yom HaShoah of 1967 by then Prime Minister Levi Eshkol.

Report: Russia Using Syria’s Civil War to Showcase Its Stealth Jet Sukhoi 57

Another explanation to the Russians' decision to transfer the SU-57 to the Middle East might be their concern, even panic, over the US Air Force bombing of a Russian convoy which killed hundreds of mercenaries.

In Meeting with Israeli Diplomats, Russians Offer to Host Peace Talks

The parties also signed a protocol of consultations between the two countries’ foreign ministries for 2018 and 2019.

Russian Official Warns Iran Not to Use ‘De-escalation Zones’ for Military Expansion

"The zones are necessary from the point of view of ending warfare, but at the same time it is impermissible to see the de-escalation zones turning into zones of influence of foreign states."

Tsurkov: As US Role Declines, Israeli Investment in Syrian Rebels Increasing

Israel has provided drone strikes and shelling with high-precision missiles on ISIS targets during defensive and offensive rebel operations.

Putin to Abbas: Trump Says Hi

Monday saw an awkward turn in Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's and President Donald Trump's "friends for ever" relationship, and a turn on a dime by Trump in his relationship with Palestinian Authority Chairman Mahmoud Abbas.

Russians Offer a Tuneup of Iran’s Fordow Nuclear Facility

Russian Ambassador to Iran said a visiting delegation is discussing "certain practical aspects of the project to reconfigure the Fordow reactor."

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