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Israel aid to Syrian rebels
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Report: Israel giving secret aid to Syrian rebels

Sources tell Wall Street Journal Israel has been supplying Syrian rebels with cash, food, fuel and medical supplies. By Elad Benari – Arutz Sheva Israel has been regularly supplying Syrian rebels near its border with cash as well as food, fuel and medical supplies, The Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday. According […]

Israeli air force strikes Hezbollah in Qalamoun, Syria
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Israeli air force strikes Hezbollah in Qalamoun, Syria

Syrian opposition sources claim the Israeli air force conducted airstrikes against Hezbollah positions in the mountainous Qalamoun region, along the border with Lebanon.   The alleged strikes were first reported by Syrian opposition outlet 7alpress, which claimed on Twitter that “two consecutive Israeli raids” targeted Hezbollah positions outside the town […]

Former president admits Iran pursuing nuclear weapons
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Former president admits Iran pursuing nuclear weapons

Iran’s former president Ali Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani reportedly admitted that Iran began its nuclear program with the intention of pursuing nuclear weapons capability.   In a lengthy interview with state-run IRNA news agency – which does not appear on the agency’s English-language website – Rafsanjani recounted how the decision to […]

Putin Considering Unilateral Airstrikes Against ISIS
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Putin Considering Unilateral Airstrikes Against ISIS

Russian President Vladimir Putin, determined to strengthen his country’s only military outpost in the Middle East, is preparing to launch unilateral airstrikes against Islamic State (ISIS) from inside Syria if the U.S. rejects his proposal to join forces, two people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg on Wednesday.   Putin’s […]