Is President Assad delusional? Probably – you can't be reduced to the post of Mayor of Damascus and still call yourself President of Syria without a hefty doze of delusional thinking.
Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned "the enemy should understand that if it strikes, it will definitely be stricken by a yet stronger blow, with active defense turning to active assault as well.”
The Russians are supplying Iran with advanced S-300 long range surface-to-air missile systems, and are in the process of selling the Iranians many more weapons.
“At least 5 FSB boats carried out coordinated provocative maneuvers against our 3 MBAKs."
Russia is creating obstacles for Turkish exporters and is blocking Turkish trucks at its borders.
Israel will continue to monitor the situation, Netanyahu said, “while strongly upholding our red lines.”
Recently, Russian mining giant Alrosa and the Israel Diamond Exchange signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at increasing cooperation between the two organizations.
"A meeting like this has never taken place before in Israel. Never."
Defense Minister Liberman warned the next Syria fired its missiles at Israel, the IAF would wipe out its air defense system.
“I think peace is only possible, when none of the parties to the conflict think they can win. "
Turkey is attacking Kurdish groups in Syria who are not considered terrorists by the US or EU.
The prince said that it is Russia's responsibility to "highlight the atrocious acts that the Iranian government perpetrates against its own people."
Russia’s Defense Minister noted that the fact that "certain countries" refused to let his ships dock in their ports did not hinder the mission.
President Assad may have miscalculated the effect of the term "chemical warfare" on the collective consciousness of his Iranian allies.
“By definition, this is a compromise in order to get everyone on board,” French UN Ambassador François Delattre told reporters.
"We cannot... protect our people by allowing bad actors to have them and those of us who are good not to have them.”
"The embassy helped organize the burial ceremony and commissioned its representative to it."
Russia's prime minister plans local talks with Israeli and Palestinian Authority leaders.
You'll note there's no note of astonishment in the TASS report over the disproportionately harsh sentence.
What do expect from a man who also wants a law that prohibits “promoting” homosexuality and grants citizenship embryos?
Thousands of Jewish refugees are fleeing the horrors of war-torn eastern Ukraine, searching for a safe place as fighting intensifies.
SWIFT has announced it will not buckle to BDS pressure to suspend Israel from its international transaction system.
In Lebanon, silence after two days of heavy fighting between ISIS-linked gunmen and the army.
HLS officials told industry officials that some US companies still don't not know they were compromised, since the hackers were using legitimate credentials of real employees to invade the utilities' networks.
Western officials are saying the UN team has collected a "wealth" of evidence confirming that nerve agents were used in the attack.
Neither Republican nor Democratic candidate offered realistic solutions for the escalation of the Syrian civil war, just north of Israel's border.
On the one hand, Putin has been a friend to Chabad and to Israel. On the other hand, Putin is a brutal dictator.
The plane was diverted to the Russian airbase in Khmeimim, south-east of the city of Latakia, some 250 miles from Damascus by road.
The bombers destroyed five large armament depots, three command posts and militants’ training camps used by terrorists for operations in Aleppo.
Iran is demanding new concessions on the nuclear deal that everyone thought was all sealed up. Surprise!