20 Israeli Officers Captured and Killed in Yemen Attacks

TEHRAN (FNA) – Some 20 Israeli officers and 63 Saudi military men and officials were killed and many others taken captive in a special military operation of Yemen’s Ansarullah movement in Amir Khalid airbase in Southern Saudi Arabia, a top security official announced on Wednesday. “The Ansarullah fighters backed by the Yemeni army hit Amir…

Saudi Arabia Releasing Al-Qaeda Prisoners for Yemen Mission

Saudi Arabia Releasing Al-Qaeda Prisoners for Yemen Mission TEHRAN (FNA)- Saudi Arabia has released large numbers of Al-Qaeda prisoners and sent them to combat missions against the Yemeni army and Ansarullah forces, a Saudi activist disclosed on Tuesday. “I have recently received a document showing that two Al-Qaeda prisoners have been released by the Saudi…

Pakistan and the situation in Yemen

On March 26, 2015, Crown Prince Muqrin bin Abdulaziz of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) appealed to the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Muhammad Nawaz Sharif requesting to join the coalition of Persian Gulf countries, headed by KSA against Yemen. Since March 26, 2015, the coalition air force has been dealing out airstrikes on the…

Russia and USA measure their missiles

The U.S. government is investigating violations by Russia of the treaty on the elimination of medium and short range missiles from 1987. There are no formal conclusions yet, but the Americans have already warned their NATO partners. The countries are in a latent struggle to strengthen their own military positions. Recently Russia has been raising…

Are the Saudi’s Fueling a Sunni-Shia War?

Toby Jones, a Prof. at Rutgers University specializing in Middle East history, tells Paul Jay the Saudis are committed to victory in their rivalry with Iran and use money and sectarian ideology to achieve their geo-political interests –   January 15, 2014 PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m…

Freedom Rider: Axis of Evil: France, Israel, Saudi Arabia

by BAR editor and senior columnist Margaret Kimberley There seems always to be some combination of imperialists and Zionists available to sabotage any normalization of relations with Iran. This time, it’s the French, Israelis and Saudis, allowing the U.S. to play the role of frustrated peace-seeker. “The Saudis and the French are equal opportunity crooks,”…

Information Minister: Saudi Arabia responsible for destruction of the Nation

Nov 04, 2013   Damascus, (SANA) – Information Minister, Omran al-Zoubi, stressed that the Saudi diplomacy represented by its desperate minister will be unprecedentedly disappointed. In a telephone conversation with the Syrian TV, al-Zoubi said that the Saudi Foreign Minister, Saud al-Fayssal, is leading the Saudi policy to failure and eventually to a deadlock. Al-Zoubi added…

Armageddon watch over Syria

Experts on arms control policy, confirmed by multiple independent sources, indicate that Syria has been hit, in recent days, by at least four tactical nuclear weapons. In addition, a Syrian Army brigade suffered massive casualties from a Sarin gas attack.  Not only are these attacks pushing the world to the brink of war but they…

The World Without Qatar by Thierry Meyssan

The sudden political withdrawal of Qatar from the international scene was followed, a week later, by the overthrow of Mohamed Morsi in Egypt. Although these two events coincided, without cause and effect, their occurrence has radically changed the future of the Arab world. Voltaire Network | 16 July 2013 italiano  русский  Deutsch  Português  français  Within…

Source: Situation in Saudi Arabia Nearing Explosion

Source: Situation in Saudi Arabia Nearing Explosion Source: Situation in Saudi Arabia Nearing Explosion TEHRAN (FNA)- The situation in Saudi Arabia is nearing a social and political blast as Takfiri armed rebels are returning home from Syria after sustaining huge losses, defeats and failures in there, media reports cautioned on Saturday. “The condition of Saudi…

Saudi Human Rights Defender Fawzan Al-Harbi Summoned by Police

Saudi Human Rights Defender Fawzan Al-Harbi Summoned by Police Saudi Human Rights Defender Fawzan Al-Harbi Summoned by Police TEHRAN (FNA)- Human rights defender, Fawzan Al-Harbi, has received a call from Al-Rawda police station in relation to a warrant issued by the Bureau of Investigation and Public Prosecution in Riyadh, human rights bodies reported. They summoned…

Oil-rich lands in Yemen are occupied by Saudi Arabia

Oil-rich lands in Yemen are occupied by Saudi Arabia “Saudi Arabia has occupied lands in Yemen because of the discovery of a large oilfield with considerable in-situ reserves close to the border region”, say reports. A source in Yemen’s presidential office said on Sunday that “Saudi border guards had advanced about three kilometers (1.8 miles)…

Kuwait Cracks Down on Dissent, Twitter

Kuwait Cracks Down on Dissent, Twitter Kuwaiti citizen Raken Subaiya checks his Twitter feed on his phone as Yousef al-Anazi looks on during a sit-in protest in front of the Justice Palace in Kuwait City in 2012. (photo by REUTERS/Stephanie McGehee) Two years after the start of the Arab Spring, the political battle in Kuwait…

Iran:”Behind every blow lies a massive retaliatory blow

Iran: Response will send Israel into coma In first explicit threat following last week’s alleged airstrike in Syria, deputy chairman of Iranian armed forces’ chief of staff says ‘criminals should know that behind every blow lies a massive retaliatory blow’ Syria releases images of site ‘targeted by Israel’ Damascus’ state-run TV station airs images of…

Shedding crocodile tears while collaborating with US-led sanctions

http://www.almanartv.com.lb/english/catpage.php?frid=41 Are the Arab League and Organization of Islamic Cooperation targeting Syria’s civilian population? Franklin Lamb Damascus — One powerful image from Damascus that has become seared into this observers mind these days is when I walk by a Western Union office. Most of them remain open despite the brutal US-led sanctions which in their…

Energy Infrastructure As A Diplomatic Tool and a European Joke

Relations amongst the countries of the Middle East revolve around religion and historic allegiances. The region’s Muslim countries are divided into Sunni and Shiite camps while Jews and Christians are in a constant battle for representation. The historic Camp David peace accord between Egypt and Israel has provided a cornerstone for regional relations for years…

Smokescreen meant to cover open-backing of foreign Al Qaeda terrorists inside Syria, while panicking & disrupting Syrian unity.

West Conjures Fake “Syrian” Government   Tony Cartalucci, Contributor  Activist Post Predictably, the Western arranged confab in Doha, Qatar has seen the selection and approval by the US and its allies of a “new opposition coalition” to serve as the face of militants fighting inside  Syria. This was in response to overwhelming international condemnation to…

US military planned mutiny on the Bounty to topple Obama

http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/10/29/269376/us-military-planned-mutiny-on-the-bounty/ Cadets listen as US Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (C) delivers a foreign policy speech at the Virginia Military Institute in Lexington, Virginia, on October 8, 2012.   By Gordon Duff Press TV October 29, 2012   The Obama administration has had American military, both on domestic and foreign bases on high alert since…

Riyadh Funds Satellite Channel for MKO Terrorist Group

Riyadh Funds Satellite Channel for MKO Terrorist Group TEHRAN (FNA)- Riyadh is financing the launch of a satellite channel for the anti-Iran terrorist Mojahedin-e Khalq Organization (MKO, also known as the MEK, NCR and PMOI), an informed Iraqi diplomat said. “Our information shows that Saudi officials are behind the financial backings for the launch of…

Case Name: Azerbaijan Oil Consortium

  1. The Issue On 20 November 1994 a consortium of oil companies signed a contract with the nation of Azerbaijan. The consortium, led by British Petroleum, is to invest $8 billion for oil production over a period of 30 years. The consortium is made up of the American companies Amoco Corp., Exxon Corp., McDermott…

Turkey,Libya,Iran, Oil Woes and Middle East Crisis

13 June 2012 Turkey to cut purchases of Iran oil by 10 percent: energy minister Turkey will reduce the amount of oil it buys from Iran by around 10 percent, Energy Minister Taner Yildiz said Friday, a week after Washington warned Iran’s customers they could be subject to U.S. sanctions unless they significantly cut purchases.…