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Iran -Reuters
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Iran: US gave green light to terror attacks

Iran blames Saudi Arabia, US, for Tehran terror attacks. By Dalit Halevi  – Arutz Sheva The Hamas terror organization responded to Saudi Arabian Foreign Minister Adel bin AhmedAl-Jubeir’s demand that Qatar cease supporting Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood. In an official statement, Hamas said al-Jubeir’s statements are a “blow to […]

Iran to Turkey: Get out of Syria
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Iran to Turkey: Get out of Syria

Turkey on Wednesday denied agreeing to a US- brokered truce with Kurdish-led forces in northern Syria, saying it would not compromise with a “terrorist” group a week into an unprecedented cross-border offensive.   Washington said Tuesday the two sides — both US allies — had agreed to a cessation of […]

Obama Seeking ‘Revenge’ on Netanyahu
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Obama Seeking ‘Revenge’ on Netanyahu

US-Israel relations have been especially tense over the past several days, with US President Barack Obama giving a particularly cold reception to Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s re-election last week.    The many harsh statements that have been made over the past week are not in a vacuum, according to a […]

Top ISIS Commanders Killed in Air Strike
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Top ISIS Commanders Killed in Air Strike

An Arab satellite television network report claimed Thursday that a US-led coalition airstrike against Islamic State targets in areas they control has killed a “large number” of the organization’s top commanders.   It is not yet clear if ISIS’ top leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was killed.   The report on […]

‘America Softer on Islamist Terrorism than Egypt’
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‘America Softer on Islamist Terrorism than Egypt’

The recent U.S.-hosted Conference on Countering Violent Extremism that brought together the representatives of 60 nations in Washington “did not give birth to a global strategy on terror,” states an article in the Egyptian weekly Al-Ahram. It “served instead to underline differences between various points of view, especially those of […]

Iraq Irate at US for Giving Date of Mosul Campaign
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Iraq Irate at US for Giving Date of Mosul Campaign

Iraqi officials have expressed irritation and analysts skepticism at the US prediction that an offensive to retake Iraq’s key city of Mosul from jihadists could be launched in April-May.   Mosul is a major hub for the Islamic State (ISIS) group and holds special significance as the place where jihadist […]