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Israeli Arms Firm Investigated Over Live Drone Test on Armenian Soldiers

Baku (MEE) – The Israeli defense ministry and police are investigating an Israeli weapons manufacturer after allegations they live-tested a drone on an Armenian army position while trying to sell the vehicle to Azerbaijan. The investigation has been going on for several weeks, Haaretz reported on Tuesday, and a gag order into the specifics of the investigation remains in place. […]

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America’s ‘Allies’ Are Setting Up Another Trap for US in the Middle East

Washington (SCF) – Whatever their plans, the stakeholders in the Middle East must remember that clever plans to remake the Middle East have hitherto been remarkable for their inability to anticipate countermoves by opposing forces. Tension is increasing all across the Middle East and the United States is again falling into a trap set up by its so-called […]

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Why Aren’t Negotiations Being Considered to Resolve the Crisis in Yemen?

Sana’a (NEO) – As hopes of crushing Yemen’s aspirations for independence with brute force have failed, a strategic recalculation may very well be taking place behind closed doors in Riyadh and Washington. From the moment that the Saudi-led onslaught against Yemen began, the USA has been solidly behind Riyadh. Yemen now faces a humanitarian crisis, yet […]

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Yemenis March Against US-Saudi Violence and Blockade [PHOTOS]

Sana’a (GPA) – Tens of thousands filled the streets of Yemen’s capital Sana’a in front of the United Nations office today protesting the ongoing US-backed violence from Saudi Arabia as well as the devastating siege. Saudi Arabia along with most members of the Gulf Cooperation Council have continued their war against Yemen for nearly 1,000 […]

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Lebanon’s “Unity Government” Has Been Broken – Not by Iran but by Saudi Arabia

Beirut (AHT) – Lebanon’s Prime Minister Hariri Resigns in Less Than a Year. In December 2016, Lebanon’s parliament overwhelmingly approves a national unity cabinet headed by the Sunni Prime Minister Saad Hariri. Hariri was asked to form the new government, after winning the support of a majority of MPs, including the influential Shia parliamentary Speaker Nabih Berri, who […]

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UK Government ‘Woos’ Saudi Arabia With $2bn Loan

London (MEMO) – The UK Government has agreed to a $2 billion loan for a Saudi Arabian oil company at a time when global financial markets including London and New York are competing for the 2018 planned floatation of the Saudi oil giant Aramco. A spokesman for the Treasury confirmed a Financial Times report published today that the government was […]