ISRAEL HAPPENINGS

EZEKIEL 38-39/ARMAGEDDON PLAYERS, 2007

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Three major US naval strike forces due this week in Persian Gulf 
DEBKAfile’s military sources note that the arrival of the three new American flotillas will raise to five the number of US strike forces in Middle East waters – an unprecedented build-up since the crisis erupted over Iran’s nuclear program.
Posted 8/15/08

Israelis eager to join Georgia in fight against Russia
Many of Israel's 80,000 Georgian Jews trying to return to home country to join fight against Russian invaders; Moscow thanks Jerusalem for backing off.
Posted 8/14/08

Georgia 'downs two Russian warplanes' as countries move to brink of war
Posted 8/11/08

Syria Chooses: Assad to Visit Iran; Israel Continues Talks
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is to visit Iran this weekend, even as Syrian and Israeli negotiators are slated to continue talks in mid-August. Al-Assad's visit answers the Israeli demand that Syria choose between Iran and peace.
Posted 8/4/08

Iran set to receive advanced Russian anti-aircraft system
Russian-made S-300 considered one of best anti-aircraft systems in the world; Israel recently practiced against S-300 units in Greece.
Posted 7/24/08

Israel Planning To Hit Iran's Nuclear Facilities
Prime Minister Ariel Sharon has already sent Israel's three Dolphin-class nuclear submarines to the Gulf of Oman within striking distance of Iran.
Posted 7/18/08

PM hopes for direct Syria talks 'soon'
Peace between Syria in Israel can be achieved in a matter of months, Syrian President Bashar Assad said Sunday. He estimated six months to two years would be a likely time-frame in which the two countries could sign an agreement. However, he added that peace was likely not to be achieved until a new US administration is elected. <- Gee, now why would THAT be, I wonder! Peggy. (being sarcastic here)
Posted 7/15/08

Earthquake Destroyed China's Largest Military Armory, Says Source
Posted 7/14/08

IAF unveils squadron of jets said to be capable of striking Iran <- VIDEO
Posted 7/14/08

Israeli warplanes taking up position in Iraq?
Iraqi officials say Israeli warplanes conducting exercises, operating out of US airbase in their country in preparation for strike on neighboring Iran
Posted 7/14/08

The weapons of World War III
It will 'be fought in the electromagnetic spectrum'
Posted 7/10/08

Iran, Syria sign secret new intelligence cooperation accord
Under the intelligence cooperation agreement Iran and Syria signed secretly in Tehran on June 27, thousands of Syrian intelligence and police officers will receive special training in Iran, DEBKAfile’s intelligence sources report.
Posted 7/8/08

Turkey trying to get Israel, Syria into direct talks
Israel and Syria, two states still technically at war with one another, will soon sit down for direct talks aimed at securing a peace agreement between them, according to Turkish foreign ministry officials cited in Arab-language newspapers Wednesday. Turkey has ...
Posted 7/8/08

The government of Turkey may be at the crossroads (by David Bay)
...through which it must pass if it is to fulfill Ezekiel 38-39 prophecy, the "Gog-Magog Invasion"!
Posted 7/2/08

Revelation wipes that snotty look off his face
Posted 5/19/08

Iran sees soon coming war between Israel and Syria
Tehran trains top journalists to cover Israel-Syria war; Assad says chances of war are slim, but then reveals his forces are preparing for conflict
Posted 4/21/08

Ahmedinejad: 'Israel is collapsing and nothing will be able to save it!'
Posted 4/14/08

Israeli minister: We'll destroy Iran if they attack
Cabinet minister says Iran is aware of Israel's power, but tempting fate anyway; Iran announces major step toward acquiring nuclear arms.
Posted 4/14/08

Israel: We'll 'destroy' Iran
Israel will "destroy" Iran if Tehran decided to launch a war against the Jewish state, says Israeli Infrastructure Minister Benjamin Ben-Eliezer.
Posted 4/10/08

Israeli intel projects a one-month war with Syria
Posted 4/10/08

German Chancellor Merkel begins Israel visit
German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Israel Sunday to begin a three-day visit, which both countries hope, will usher in a new phase in bilateral relations.
Posted 3/20/08

Putin signs Major Indonesia arms deal
Posted 9/10/07

Syria fires on Israeli war planes
Posted 9/10/07

Iran Says It Is Now Running 3,000 Nuclear Centrifuges
Posted 9/5/07

Iran's Ahmadinejad has 'proof' US won't attack
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has sought to justify his confidence the United States will not attack Iran, saying the proof comes from his mathematical skills as an engineer and faith in God, the press reported on Monday.
Posted 9/5/07

Russia to deploy more new ballistic missiles - IFAX
Posted 9/5/07

Russian bombers launch missiles over Arctic
Posted 9/5/07

Ex-CIA official: Israel will attack Iran on its own
Posted 12/28/07

IDF educates Israelis for missile attack
Educational campaign announced days after Syria threatens to strike Israeli nuclear reactor; study predicts Israel would win nuclear exchange with Iran
Posted 12/28/07

Russia awaits new Putin role in 2008
Posted 12/28/07

Russia delivers first nuclear fuel to Iran
Posted 12/28/07

Russia tests ballistic Nuke missiles
Posted 12/28/07

Russia test-fires new intercontinental missile
Posted 12/28/07

Russia will supply new anti-aircraft missiles for Iran
Posted 12/28/07

Iran develops 900-kg ‘smart bomb’ - official media
Posted 8/27/07

Moscow flexes its military muscle again, but few in west say it is fit for a fight
Posted 8/27/07

Russia unveils pilotless ‘stealth’ bomber
Posted 8/27/07

Putin increases missile defence rhetoric
Posted 8/15/07

Syria Missile Deployment Aimed at Israel
Posted 8/15/07

Georgia, Russia deadlocked over mystery missile strike
Posted 8/13/07

Putin: Russia launching new air defense program
Posted 8/13/07

Syria planning to attack Israel - military expert
Leading military analyst says Syria has built massive missile array pointed at Israel, and regular gov't meetings show Jerusalem is worried
Posted 8/10/07

Ahmadinejad tells Israel to look for a new home
Iran's outspoken President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad called on Israel to "go find somewhere else" for its state and leave its territory for the creation of a Palestinian state, according to an interview published yesterday. "Our support (for the Palestinian people) is unconditional. As for the Israelis, let them go find somewhere else," Ahmadinejad told several Algerian newspapers ahead of an visit to Algiers that starts Monday.
Posted 8/8/07

Power cuts worsen as Iraqi Electric grid nears collapse
Posted 8/8/07

Russia reestablishes naval bases in Syria
Bases closed since the Cold War; Israel fears Russian navy will spy on its missile shield projects with the US
Posted 8/8/07

25 killed as Iraq bloodshed rages
Posted 3/21/07

ABC News accused of treasonous report
ABC News is coming under heavy criticism for its exclusive report revealing a purported CIA covert operation designed to destabilize the government of Iraq.
Posted 5/25/07

Ahmadinejad: Iran ready for anything in US row
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Thursday that Iran was prepared for any possibility in the standoff with the West over its controversial nuclear activities - a tough reaction to a US military buildup in the Gulf meant as a warning to Iran.
Posted 1/19/07

Ahmadinejad: Israel and the U.S. would not dare attack Iran
Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said neither Israel, nor the United States, would dare attack the Islamic Republic over its nuclear program, a Spanish newspaper quoted him as saying in an interview.
Posted 1/18/07

Ahmadinejad: It will be a 'hot' summer
"We hope that the hot weather of this summer will coincide with similar victories for the region's peoples, and with consequent defeat for the region's enemies," Ahmadinejad added, in an apparent reference to Israel.
Posted 7/20/07

Ahmadinejad denies adopting peace plan
Saudi Arabia's official news agency says Iranian president expressed support for 2002 Arab peace initiative during talks with Saudi officials. Ahmadinejad's office denies report
Posted 3/6/07

Ahmadinejad tells Hamas to continue attacks
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told exiled Hamas politburo Khaled Mashaal to continue carrying out 'resistance' action against Israel and also to stop internal Palestinian violence.
Posted 3/7/07

Alliance aims to oust Ahmadinejad
Anti-government forces are planning to deny Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad another term in office and break the grip of what they call the "militia state," on public life and personal freedom, it was reported on Monday.
Posted 5/1/07

Angela Merkel Is Hitler's Daughter?
Stasi GDR files indicate that she was born on April 20th, 1954, and details of her birth were included in the records of the German Dr. Karl Klauberg, who was one of the Nazi "death doctors" convicted by Soviet courts and imprisoned. When he later was recognized as a brilliant scientist, he was released after seven years and was recognized as the father of artificial insemination.
Posted 8/3/07

Another bloody day in Baghdad
Awesome photo from Steve Quayle!
Posted 5/1/07

Arab kindergarten students taught to seek death
5-year-old Palestinians declare their greatest desire is to die killing Jews for Allah
Posted 6/6/07

As war clouds swirl, Iran's 'Hitler' jets to Damascus for 'sensitive talks'
Iranian megalomaniac Mahmoud Ahmadinejad flew to Syria at the top of a high-level delegation on a visit made necessary by the "extremely sensitive" regional situation, according to the official Islamic Republic News Agency (IRNA).
Posted 7/20/07

Attacking Iran could speed up nuclear programme
Posted 3/6/07

Back to the Cold War? Putin’s Policies Head in a Dark Direction
Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin described the fall of the USSR as “the geopolitical catastrophe of the 20th century.” In this extremely important analysis, FSM Contributing Editor Joel Himelfarb traces elements that reflect an ominous return to Cold War conditions.
Posted 5/1/07

Baghdad Offensive Set To Begin - U.S. Officers
A U.S.-Iraqi campaign to stabilize Baghdad will begin soon and the offensive against militants will be on a scale never seen during four years of war, American officers said on Sunday.
Posted 2/6/07

The Bear Is Back: Russia's Return To The Middle East
The recent visit to Moscow of Hamas leader Khaled Meshaal came shortly after Russian President Vladimir Putin's trip to Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Jordan.
Posted 3/29/07

Beheading alert issued to troops
Posted 2/12/07

Beware Russia, energy superpower
In a world concerned with terrorism, genocide and nuclear-powered despots, Vladimir Putin's Russia is assembling an economic machine powerful enough to force Europe, the US and Asia to their knees. It does not involve uranium, explosives or suicide bombers, but the natural resources that power the global economy.
Posted 1/17/07

Big rise in Russian military spending raises fears of new challenge to west
Posted 2/7/07

Bombs rock Baghdad, killing 70, as unity government crumbles
Posted 8/3/07

BREAKING NEWS -- Iran Set to Try Space Launch
Iran has converted its most powerful ballistic missile into a satellite launch vehicle. The 30-ton rocket could also be a wolf in sheep's clothing for testing longer-range missile strike technologies, Aviation Week & Space Technology magazine reports in its Jan. 29 issue.
Posted 1/26/07

Britain expels Russian diplomats amid Cold War clouds
Posted 7/18/07

Bush Presses Iran, Syria on Iraq Weapons
Posted 3/13/07

Bush sees bloody Iraqi summer
Posted 5/25/07

Chavez seeks investment, submarines from Russia
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez called on Russian business leaders yesterday to boost their investment in his country, criticizing U.S. companies as "vampires" and inviting Russians to help develop a massive oil deposit.
Posted 7/2/07

China economy records huge growth
China's economy expanded by 10.7% in 2006, marking the fastest growth since 1995, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) has said. It said the rise of the world's fourth-largest economy was mainly fuelled by investments and exports.The figure was above the 10.5% that officials had predicted.
Posted 1/26/07

China Space Weapons Test Shakes Up World View
Posted 1/24/07

China's FM meets with Russian FM, EU's Solana
New Chinese Foreign Minister Yang Jiechi met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and EU foreign policy chief Javier Solana on Friday at this Red Sea resort on the sidelines of an international meeting on Iraq's security.
Posted 5/7/07

China's military budget to rise 17.8 percent in 2007
Posted 3/6/07

Chinese president pledges to enhance unity, cooperation with Africa
Visiting Chinese President Hu Jintao said in Pretoria on Wednesday that China will consolidate traditional friendship, expand practical cooperation and strengthen a new type of strategic partnership with Africa.
Posted 2/9/07

Clinton: US might have to confront Iran DUH, ya think???
Democratic presidential candidate and New York Senator Hillary Clinton said Tuesday that it might be necessary for America to confront Iran militarily, addressing that possibility more directly than any of the other presidential candidates who spoke this week to the National Jewish Democratic Council.
Posted 4/27/07

Communist Symbol Returns To Russian Army's Flag
Russia's Parliament has voted to restore the communist-era hammer and sickle to the official flag of the Russian Army. It is expected President Vladimir Putin will ratify the move in time for next week's commemorations marking the end of World War II in Europe.
Posted 5/7/07

The Countdown Has Begun
The Pentagon expects Israel to do the job itself by use of the aircraft and arms it received from the US. However, either way, both Washington and Jerusalem know that the countdown has begun.
Posted 5/1/07

Countdown to Israel's destruction has begun, says Ahmadinejad
Iranian president says Israel's disappearance imminent, 'Zionist regime' will have to bow down to Palestinians. Iranian FM meets with Hamas, Jihad, leader in Damascus, urging them to continue struggle against Jewish state.
Posted 6/4/07

Czar Putin To Run Russia From the Sidelines
Posted 6/18/07

Deadliest insurgent bomb made in Iran, U.S. says
Posted 2/12/07

Defense analyst: Bill Clinton helped China develop missile
An Australian-born national defense analyst says the recent successful test of a satellite-killing missile by China would probably not have happened so soon if it weren't for technology approved for transfer to that nation by former U.S. President Bill Clinton.
Posted 1/24/07

Defense official: Time to break Iran-Syria alliance
Israel must sever the alliance between Tehran and Damascus within the next year, senior Defense Ministry official Amos Gilad said Sunday evening during a session of the Herzliya Conference. "Israel must uproot the Iran-Syria alliance, either by diplomacy or through military means, within the next year," said Gilad, the director of the Defense Ministry's Political-Military Bureau.
Posted 1/26/07

Defiant Ahmadinejad promises nuclear news in two months
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has vowed Iran would never surrender to Western demands to suspend its nuclear drive and promised announcements on Tehran's atomic progress in the next two months.
Posted 2/13/07

Edwards: "Perhaps the Greatest Short-Term Threat to World Peace Is the Possibility That Israel Would Bomb Iran's Nuclear Facilities"
There are other emerging fissures, as well. The aggressively photogenic John Edwards was cruising along, detailing his litany of liberal causes last week until, during question time, he invoked the "I" word — Israel. Perhaps the greatest short-term threat to world peace, Edwards remarked, was the possibility that Israel would bomb Iran's nuclear facilities. As a chill descended on the gathering, the Edwards event was brought to a polite close.
Posted 2/22/07

Energy-hungry China gets a big boost
Energy-hungry China got a big boost as one of its national companies made the largest oil discovery in three decades – an offshore field with proven reserves of 405.07 million tonnes. The news comes at a time when Chinese leaders have been fretting over energy security. The discovery that took place in Bohai Bay off Hebei province in northern China was described as a "bulk, quality and efficient oilfield."
Posted 5/7/07

EU, Russia clash at summit over eastern members
Russia and the European Union clashed over a string of issues at a summit on Friday, showing moves towards closer ties have stumbled.
Posted 5/21/07

EU members, US back Estonia in face of Russian 'attacks
Posted 5/3/07

Europe shivering in the new Cold War
Tensions are rising between Moscow and the West as the Russian giant flexes its muscles again in the old territories of the Soviet empire. In Estonia, one of deepest faultlines of the confrontation, the conflicts of the past are throwing a shadow over hopes for the future.
Posted 6/4/07

Explosion and fire hit major Russian gas pipeline
Posted 7/27/07

Fearing war, IDF urges Syria talks
Damascus likely to respond to Israeli apprehension by expanding demands
Posted 6/4/07

Fifth Fleet commander warns of 'unprecedented tension' in Gulf
Iran may pose a greater security threat to the strategic Persian Gulf than does Al Qaida, warned the U.S. Fifth Fleet commander at a news conference in Bahrain. "We consider this moment in time unprecedented in terms of the amount of insecurity and instability that is in the region," U.S. Fifth Fleet commander Vice Adm. Patrick Walsh said.
Posted 2/23/07

Former Russian Leader Boris Yeltsin Dies
Posted 4/25/07

France urged Israel to hit Syria
French President Jacques Chirac told Israel at the start of the war in Lebanon that France would support an Israeli assault on Syria, it was reported on Sunday. Army Radio reported that in the message, which was delivered by Chirac to Israel via a secret channel, the French president suggested that Israel invade Damascus and topple the regime of Bashar Assad. In exchange, Chirac assured Israel full French support for the war.
Posted 3/19/07

French Minister Says France Not Talking to Syria
France's new foreign minister, Bernard Kouchner, said on Friday that Paris would continue to snub Syria because it did not believe Damascus respected Lebanon's autonomy.
Posted 5/28/07

Fury as Catholic bishops back Iran
Posted 4/10/07

Germany and Russia Try to Smooth Over Energy Tensions
Two weeks after Russia turned off oil supplies to Germany -- causing widespread alarm in the European Union -- German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Russian President Vladimir Putin Sunday in an attempt to secure assurances that Russia would be a reliable energy supplier in the future.
Posted 1/23/07

Gaddafi Says Africa Should Have Continental Army
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi urged Africa on Wednesday to form a unified continental army to defend its interests, and he said former colonial powers should pay compensation for the raw materials they had extracted.
Posted 4/9/07

German chopper saves dehydrated Israelis
Victims caught in heat wave while sailing yacht from Israel to Cyprus; German warship patrolling Lebanon as part of UNIFIL answers distress call.
Posted 7/9/07

Germany's Merkel condemns attack on Jewish nursery School
Posted 3/5/07

Gog and Magog
Anyone who tries to interpret apocalyptic prophecies can easily get tangled up in a web of dubious theories, lured on by a certain obsession with sensationalism.
Posted 6/21/07

Gorbachev Says U.S. Seeking Control Of Europe Through Missile Shield
Posted 4/16/07

Has US Defense Sec. Accelerated Ancient Prophecy Of Russian Attack On Israel?
Defense Secretary Robert Gates may well have accelerated an ancient prophecy about Russia and Iran attacking Israel by offering the Russians an opportunity to see how America would defend herself against Iranian missiles made with Russian-assistance.
Posted 4/30/07

How close is Iran to a nuclear bomb?
Posted 2/12/07

Hundreds of Syrian missiles poised for possible first strike against Israel
Posted 7/27/07

IDF prepares for Syrian attack on Golan
The IDF on Thursday held intensive training maneuvers in preparation for a feared Syrian attack on the Golan Heights
Posted 4/30/07

In Overture to Iran, Qaddafi Declares North Africa Shi'ite and Calls for Establishment of New Fatimid State
On March 31, 2007, Libyan leader Mu'ammar Qaddafi called, in a speech in Niger to Tuareg tribal leaders , for the establishment of a second Shi'ite Fatimid state in North Africa, after the model of the 10th-13th century empire that ruled North Africa, Egypt, and parts of the Fertile Crescent. In his speech, Qaddafi denounced the division of Muslims into Sunni and Shi'ite as a colonialist plot, and rebuked the Arab League members for "hating Iran."
Posted 4/9/07

In snub to UN sanctions, Iran introduces atomic banknotes
In yet another snub to the United Nations Security Council which has imposed economic sanctions on Iran over its refusal to suspend uranium enrichment, the Islamic Republic on Monday introduced a new banknote carrying the atomic symbol.
Posted 3/14/07

India and Russia in nuclear deal
Posted 1/26/07

Iran: Even military actions won't prevent us from obtaining nuclear technology
Iran's ambassador to Syria, Hassan Akhtari, said that "a military action will not bring to a halt Iran's acquisition of nuclear technology for peaceful purposes."
Posted 1/31/07

Iran: Israel, US will soon die
"Sparking discord among Muslims, especially between the Shiites and Sunnis, is a plot hatched by the Zionists and the US for dominating regional nations and looting their resources," Ahmadinejad added, according to the report.
Posted 1/24/07

Iran, EU closer to 'united view' on breaking deadlock
Iran's top nuclear negotiator said yesterday that talks with a senior EU official had brought them closer to "a united view" of how to break a deadlock over Tehran's defiance of a UN Security Council demand to freeze uranium enrichment.
Posted 4/30/07

'Iran, Syria prepping for U.S. summer war'
Israel: Arab countries expect strike, notes defensive military movements
Posted 4/3/07

Iran, Syria urge Muslims to stay united against US
The presidents of Iran and Syria, both accused by the United States of meddling in Lebanon and Iraq, have urged the region's Muslims to stay united in the face of US attempts to divide them.Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad expressed satisfaction over the strength of their ties and pledged to work even more closely, as Assad wound up a two-day trip to his closest regional ally.
Posted 02/20/07

But the two wings of the great eagle were given to the woman, so that she could fly into the wilderness to her place, where she was nourished for a time and times and half a time, from the presence of the serpent. (Revelation 12:14) [--- Is this America aiding Israel??? ---]

Iran, Turkey Set To Expand Ties
Iran and Turkey enjoy high capacities to expand cooperation in different fields, an official from the Iranian foreign ministry has said.-"We also support Iran's right to attain peaceful nuclear energy."
Posted 6/14/07

Iran-Venezuela Cooperation Headquarters To Be Established
According to the approval of cabinet, Iran-Venezuela cooperation headquarters will soon be established.
Posted 4/18/07

Iran admits aiding Hamas, Hizballah
Tehran scoffs at US, Israeli and international efforts to bolster Abbas against Hamas
Posted 6/27/07

Iran calls Harry Potter a 'Zionist plot'
Newspaper affiliated with top religious authority says books were created to distract young minds from Jewish efforts to rule world
Posted 7/30/07

Iran develops stealth pilotless drone
Posted 2/12/07

Iran Dismisses Force Threat Over Nuclear Program
Iran dismissed on Tuesday threats of force to make it back down over its nuclear program and said only negotiations -- without the precondition that it stop enriching uranium -- could resolve the dispute.
Posted 2/21/07

Iran 'failed to meet UN deadline' <- Gee, why doesn't this shock me?!!!
The report said 300 centrifuges had been set up in a plant planning for industrial-scale enrichment. The refusal to observe the deadline could lead to further UN sanctions against Iran.
Posted 2/23/07

Iran fears U.S. attack in summer -Israeli general
Posted 4/3/07

Iran Guard says U.S., UK, Israel "axis of evil"
Posted 1/16/07

Iran installing 3,000 nuclear centrifuges
Posted 1/29/07

Iran 'is seeking N Korea's nuclear expertise'
Posted 4/18/07

Iran Launches Large-Scale War Games
Posted 2/21/07

Iran launches new missile war games
Posted 2/8/07

Iran May Be Helping Iraqis Build Bombs <- Gee, ya think???
Posted 4/12/07

Iran moves closer to making a nuclear bomb <- DUH, ya think?
Posted 6/25/07

Iran poised to strike in wealthy Gulf states
Posted 3/5/07

Iran prepares for air attack on nuke plant
Posted 3/9/07

Iran President Vows To Push Nuke Program
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad launched anniversary celebrations Thursday for Iran's Islamic Revolution with a defiant promise to push ahead with the country's controversial nuclear program.
Posted 2/2/07

Iran Promotes Anti-US Axis
IRAN'S President has pledged to form an anti-US alliance with "revolutionary countries" in Latin America. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad declared: "'Iran, Nicaragua and Venezuela and other revolutionary countries are together and we will resist together." Mr Ahmadinejad was in Ecuador last night after visiting Nicaragua, where he met newly elected leader and old US enemy Daniel Ortega.
Posted 1/16/07

Iran puts out call for Hebrew speakers
Islamic Republic trying to recruit Israeli Arabs and Palestinians to act as spies against the Jewish state and authors of Hebrew propaganda
Posted 8/3/07

Iran receives Russian air defense missiles
Iran has received a Russian air defense missile system, the Iranian defense minister said Wednesday. -"We have had constructive defense transactions with Russia and we purchased Tor M-1 missiles that were recently delivered to us," the official Web site of Iranian state television quoted Minister of Defense Mostafa Mohammad Najjar as saying.
Posted 1/25/07

Iran says Israel planning attack on neighboring Arab states
Posted 4/2/07

Iran says Russia won't allow U.S. to use Azerbaijani radar station for missile defense
Iran said Sunday it had received indications from Russia's president that he would not follow through with an offer to allow the U.S. to use a radar station in neighboring Azerbaijan for missile defense against Tehran.
Posted 6/18/07

Iran says won't rule out using oil as a weapon
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iran will not rule out using oil as a weapon if the United States resorts to military action against the Islamic Republic over its nuclear program, an Iranian oil official said in remarks published on Tuesday.
Posted 6/20/07

Iran shrugs off sanctions threat as nuclear talks end in stalemate
Posted 2/22/07

Iran stops inspectors visiting nuclear site: diplomats
Iran stopped UN inspectors from visiting an underground bunker where it is building an industrial-scale plant to make enriched uranium but the inspectors will try again, diplomats told AFP Monday.Iran had however promised "frequent inspector access" to the site in Natanz, the UN watchdog International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) reported in February.
Posted 3/22/07

Iran storm kills five, including three babies-radio
Three babies choked to death when a sand storm swept through an Iranian desert city on Friday night, state radio and a senior official said on Saturday. Two other people also died when winds of 130 km (80 miles) per hour bore down on Bam in southeastern Iran, the city's governor told the radio. Bam was hit by a major earth quake that killed 31,000 people in 2003.
Posted 3/19/07

Iran Strike 'Would Be Disastrous'
A coalition of organisations has warned Tony Blair any military action against Iran would be disastrous. Leading charities, faith groups and unions are urging the prime minister to put pressure on the US to enter talks with Tehran.
Posted 2/6/07

Iran 'Swiftly Seeks Nuclear Goal'
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has said Iran will try to achieve nuclear capability as soon as possible. His comments, reported by Iran's Isna news agency, come as a UN deadline for Tehran to freeze its uranium enrichment programme expires.
Posted 2/22/07

Iran 'taking control of Basra by stealth'
Posted 1/17/07

Iran tests missiles "able to sink big warships"
Posted 2/9/07

Iran threatens Gulf blitz if US hits nuclear plants
Posted 6/11/07

Iran threatens 'worldwide strike' if attacked
Iranian supreme leader Ayatollah Khamenei has today warned that if under attack, Iran will hit back at US interests worldwide.
Posted 2/9/07

Iran to Build 2 more Nuclear Power Plants
Posted 4/17/07

Iran To Conduct Missile War Games
Iran plans three days of military maneuvers, including short-range missile tests, beginning Sunday — its first since the U.N. Security Council imposed sanctions against it in late December, state-run television said.
Posted 1/22/07

Iran to Target New York?
Increasing tensions between Washington and Tehran have revived New York Police Department concerns that Iranian agents may already have targeted the city for terror attacks. Such attacks could be aimed at bridges and tunnels, Jewish organizations and Wall Street..NYPD briefers told security execs last fall, according to a person with access to the briefing materials who asked for anonymity because of the sensitive subject matter. ...
Posted 3/6/07

Iran ‘to try Captured Britons for espionage’
Posted 3/27/07

Iran two to three years from nuclear weapon: think tank
Posted 2/2/07

Iran warns US: You will lose in Middle East
The United States will not achieve its goals in the Middle East, Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei warned today on state television. "Realities in the region show that the arrogant front, headed by US and its allies, will be the principal loser in the region," the broadcast quoted Khamenei as saying in a meeting with Syrian president Bashar Assad.
Posted 02/20/07

Iran 'will retaliate if attacked'
Posted 3/23/07

Iran's Ahmadinejad: Israel, U.S. Soon Will Die
Ahmadinejad "assured that the United States and the Zionist regime of Israel will soon come to the end of their lives,” according to the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting’s Web site.
Posted 1/26/07

Iran's military warns U.S. against "stupid move"
Iran's army commander has warned the United States and other Western powers not to make any "stupid move" over Tehran's nuclear work, and suggested they would be surprised by Iran's military response if they attacked.
Posted 3/19/07

Iran's Proxy War Against Israel Expands
Iran is expanding its influence among the ranks of the Arab terrorist organizations targeting Israel.
Posted 3/8/07

Iran's secret plan for summer offensive to force US out of Iraq
Iran is secretly forging ties with al-Qaida elements and Sunni Arab militias in Iraq in preparation for a summer showdown with coalition forces intended to tip a wavering US Congress into voting for full military withdrawal, US officials say.
Posted 5/22/07

Iranian leader warns Israel it may be ‘uprooted’
Iran’s hard-line President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Thursday warned Israel it would be “uprooted” if the Jewish state made any move against and attacked Lebanon in the coming summer.
Posted 5/25/07

Iranian Reveals Plan to Expand Role in Iraq
Posted 1/30/07

Iranian rockets aimed at Iraq, says US
Posted 7/16/07

Iranians 'trained Shia militants'
Posted 1/16/07

Iraq is on the verge of collapse: report
Posted 5/18/07

Iraq to close borders with Syria and Iran
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's government said on Tuesday it would close its borders with Syria and Iran and extend the hours of a night curfew in Baghdad under a U.S.- backed security plan to rein in violence in the capital.
Posted 2/15/07

Israel: Syria readying for war
The gist of the Israeli message in its recent talks with United States Defense Secretary Robert Gates is that Syria is preparing for a military confrontation with Israel.
Posted 4/25/07

Israel, Syria boost military presence along border
Escalating moves from both sides amid war warnings from Damascus' officials
Posted 7/25/07

Israel, U.S. storm out of UN nuclear forum <- Surely these allegations can't make sense to ANYONE??!!!
The Israel and U.S. delegations walked out of the United Nations' disarmament forum in Geneva, Switzerland yesterday after Iran said Israel was the "real source of nuclear danger in the Middle East" and had a "dark record of crimes." Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki told the Conference on Disarmament that Israel's nuclear weapons posed a "uniquely grave threat to regional and international peace and security" requiring action by the international community.
Posted 3/19/07

Israel denies 'secret deal' with Syria
Israel has denied reports that understandings have been reached with Syria after two years of secret peace talks. Haaretz, an Israeli daily newspaper, claimed that Israeli and Syrian officials met secretly in Europe several times between September 2004 and July 2006, reaching a framework for a deal that would include an Israeli withdrawal from the Golan Heights, which it captured in the 1967 war.
Posted 1/17/07

Israel must appease Syria to avert war - IDF
The Israel Defense Forces believes that if war should erupt between Israel and Syria, it would be far more destructive than last summer's conflict with the Lebanese Hizb'allah. "Ten times worse," according to sources quoted in The Jerusalem Post Wednesday.
Posted 7/13/07

Israel prepares for Iran attack: report
Posted 2/26/07

Israel preparing for war with Syria, confirms general
Senior general says new plans call for swift and overwhelming invasion of Syria to eliminate missile threat to Israel's home front
Posted 7/20/07

Israel Raises Nuclear Stakes With Iran
The Israeli Prime Minister, Ehud Olmert, dramatically raised the stakes in the international showdown with Iran last night, with a clear warning that his country was prepared to use military force to prevent Tehran from obtaining a nuclear weapon.
Posted 1/26/07

Israel seeks all clear for Iran air strike
Israel is negotiating with the United States for permission to fly over Iraq as part of a plan to attack Iran's nuclear facilities...
Posted 2/26/07

Israel to launch new satellite to watch Iran
Streamlined TecStar satellite boasts world's most advanced imaging system, capable of monitoring enemies even through cloud cover

Israel training for strikes on Iran
Air Force pilots conduct long-range flights, practice mid-air refueling amid fears of regional nuclear arms race if Iran is not stopped
Posted 6/25/07

Israel training for war with Iran, Syria?
Posted 3/5/07

Israeli Experts: Syria Has Secret Underground 'Missile City'
Posted 5/3/07

Israeli intelligence again warns of summer war
Intel chief says that any number of likely scenarios could lead to war; Olmert gov't continues to downplay the assessment
Posted 6/29/07

Israeli PM in Turkey for Middle East talks amid protests
Turkey, which is also a key US ally, has offered to help in growing foreign peace efforts, by capitalising on its relationship both with Israel and the Palestinians, as well as its recent rapprochement with Syria.
Posted 2/19/07

Israelis prepare public for conflict with 'genocidal' Iranian regime
Senior Israeli politicians and analysts appear to be preparing the public for military conflict with Iran as the Iranian President again refused to bow to international demands to curb its nuclear ambitions, and Tehran announced fresh military manoeuvres.
Posted 1/23/07

Italy's Prodi calls for dialogue with Iran
Italian Prime Minister Romano Prodi said on Sunday military action against Iran would be unacceptable and called on Saudi Arabia to continue a diplomatic drive to ease tension between Tehran and the West.
Posted 4/25/07

Jewish Sect Ostracized Over Iran Meeting
JERUSALEM -- For decades, the Jewish community just barely tolerated a small, fiercely anti-Zionist sect as its members traveled the world, denouncing Israel's existence and embracing its enemies. But when a delegation from Neturei Karta hugged Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at a conference questioning the Holocaust last month, that was too much.
Posted 1/31/07

Jihadists moving into Lebanon from Syria
Heavily armed foreign jihadists have been entering Lebanon from Syria from around the time Western authorities noticed a drop in the infiltration of foreign fighters from Syria to Iraq, Lebanese officials say.
Posted 5/30/07

Joint US-Israeli military exercises begin
Posted 6/11/07

Khamenei: Israel Dividing Muslim World
Iranian supreme leader tells Pakistani President Musharraf, 'Zionist regime was created by West to divide Muslim world'; says regional troubles will end once 'era of American aggressiveness and Zionist crimes passes'
Posted 2/6/07

Kurdish rebel leader warns Turkey against Iraq incursion
Posted 6/20/07

Leave Iraq, Sadr tells "Antichrist" Bush
The powerful Iraqi cleric and militia leader Moqtada al-Sadr called President George W. Bush the Antichrist on Saturday and urged him to heed calls by the opposition Democrats to withdraw from the chaos of Iraq.
Posted 4/30/07

Libya signs arms deal with France
Posted 8/6/07

Libya won't attend upcoming Arab summit in Saudi, accuses Arabs of being 'not serious'
Libya won't attend the upcoming Arab summit in Saudi Arabia, the Libyan foreign minister said Sunday, adding that the Arab world "is not serious" and that "joint Arab action is dysfunctional." "Libya is insisting on a real Arab mechanism - not policies of axes, groups and unilateral changes to decisions," an angry Shalqam said.
Posted 3/6/07

Libyan Leader Criticizes Occupation Forces In Iraq
Libyan Leader Colonel Moammar Gadhafi spoke on Thursday about the situation in Iraq condemning the rising violence and blaming the bloodshed on occupation forces and their Iraqi collaborators.He also insisted that former President Saddam Hussein "was a martyr and a saint".
Posted 3/5/07

Lieberman: US will back Israeli strike on Iran
Ongoing conflicts in Afghanistan and Iraq will prevent US strike on Iran; Lieberman says Israel has blessing of Western powers to go it alone
Posted 7/13/07

Line Drawn In The Sand: Countries Begin Evacuating Their Citizens From Iran
Posted 3/29/07

Major new oil field discovered in Libya
Posted 3/12/07

Maker: Israeli 'Drones' Fly Over Iraq
Posted 3/21/07

Mashaal arrives in Teheran to meet Ahmadinejad
Hamas political leader Khaled Mashaal arrived in Teheran on Tuesday for a series of meetings with Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. The two are expected to discuss the latest developments in the formation of a Palestinian unity government and in Iran's nuclear program.
Posted 3/7/07

Mass Holocaust grave found in Ukraine
KIEV, Ukraine - A mass grave holding the remains of thousands of Jews killed by the Nazis has been found in southern Ukraine near the site of what was once a concentration camp, a Jewish community representative said Tuesday.
Posted 6/6/07

Merkel To Take Over G8 Presidency From Putin
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will take over the presidency of the Group of Eight from Vladimir Putin at their first meeting this year.
Posted 1/23/07

Mideast Conflict Beckons Armageddon
Israel faces the greatest crisis since the partition scheme was pushed through the United Nations in November 1947 and the declaration of an Israeli state in May 1948.
Posted 6/20/07

Mideast Volence To Dominate Putin-Arab League Chief Talks
Russia's president will meet with the secretary general of the League of Arab States Wednesday to discuss ways to tackle a recent surge of violence in the Middle East.
Posted 2/8/07

'Mideast war this summer'
Syrian official threatens 'resistance' by September, warns Damascus preparing for large-scale conflict
Posted 7/11/07 

Missile shield tensions build in Europe as Russia freezes treaty
A dispute over US plans to station anti-missile bases in eastern Europe escalated Thursday as Russia froze a key defence treaty in a move that raised "grave concern" among NATO allies.
Posted 4/27/07

More sanctions won't stop nuclear work: Iran
Iran's president on Saturday told major powers considering United Nations sanctions they could "issue resolutions until you get tired," making clear the country would press ahead with its disputed nuclear program.
Posted 5/7/07

More Signs Of Apocalypse? Syria Deploys Thousands of Missiles To Israel's Border
JERUSALEM/BRUSSELS: Israel said on Friday that Syria had positioned along its border with the Jewish state thousands of medium- and long-range rockets capable of striking major town across the north of the country, the same day the European Union (EU) confirmed that its foreign policy chief was preparing to visit Damascus.
Posted 3/14/07

Moscow Signals Place In New World Order
The news that an arms race may be underway once more between Washington and Moscow has brought back some unpleasant memories, but it is also a pointer to a more complicated future..
Posted 4/12/07

N. Korea helping Iran with nuclear testing
Posted 1/24/07

Nations closer to deal on Iran sanctions <- I guess it never occurred to them that it will be too late by the time they make up their minds!!!
The United States and three European nations moved closer to agreement with Russia and China on another package of sanctions against Iran that are not nearly as harsh as Washington and its allies would have liked.
Posted 3/14/07

New generation of Nuke Submarines to be finished soon in Russia
Posted 3/30/07

New Syrian terror group threatens Israel
Posted 2/16/07

No deal as Putin and Bush Spar over missile defense
Posted 7/5/07

Ominous Signs Suggest Iran War Close
Posted 3/30/07

Palestinians rooting for Iran to get 'the bomb'
Majority of Israel's "peace partners" want Iran to obtain nuclear weapons; Israel among only four nations supporting US war in Iraq
Posted 6/29/07

Peres Takes on Iran's Ahmedinajad
In the past, Peres has been more threatening, warning Ahmedinajad not to forget that in light of his threats against Israel, "he, too, can be wiped off the map."
Posted 8/6/07

Peretz urges Israel to avoid verbal escalation with Syria
Responding to a Haaretz report that Syria is boosting its army and moving troops closer to its border with Israel, Defense Minister Amir Peretz said Thursday that Israel should refrain from making further statements regarding Syria, and urged officials to avoid a verbal escalation of tensions.
Posted 2/23/07

President: Enemies incapable of launching strike on Iran
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said here Wednesday that the enemy is not capable enough to attack Iran. "Enemies of the Iranian nation should be dealt such a heavy blow that do not even think of attacking Iran," said President Ahmadinejad.
Posted 7/2/07

Putin calls for convening broad int’l conference on Mideast issues
Posted 2/19/07

Putin Orders Boost in Military, Spying
Posted 7/27/07

Putin Orders Russian Military Forces To Attack US Forces During Iran Invasion
These reports state that this order from President Putin to the Interior Ministry includes the phrase, “against any and all hostile forces”, and which analysts state is a direct threat to US and Israeli Forces currently massing for their planned attack and invasion of Iran.
Posted 2/16/07

Putin Pledges Effective Response To U.S. Anti-Missile Plan
President Vladimir Putin criticized Washington's plans for an anti-missile system in Central Europe and said on Thursday Russia would come up with a "highly effective" response.
Posted 2/2/07

Putin Sends Message To Iran's Supreme Leader To Strengthen Ties
Russian President Vladimir Putin has sent a message on expanding mutual ties to Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, the official IRNA news agency reported on Sunday. During his meeting with Ivanov, Khamenei said that Iran and Russia can serve as partners in the political, economic, regional and international domains. "The Islamic Republic of Iran welcomes all-out promotion of relations with Russia, believing that capacity for expansion of ties between the two sides is higher than expected," Khamenei was quoted as saying.
Posted 1/31/07

Putin tears up Cold War treaty
Posted 7/18/07

Putin to meet with pope at the Vatican, then holds talks with Italian officials
The Vatican talks are expected to focus on the continued tensions between the Holy See and the Russian Orthodox Church, which have stood in the way
Posted 3/14/07

Putin warns he will point missiles at Europe
Posted 6/6/07

Putin's Attack Reveals Growing Clash of Values
Russian President Vladimir Putin began his February 10 speech at the Munich Security Conference by commenting that the meeting's informality "allows me to avoid excessive politeness and the need to speak in roundabout, pleasant but empty diplomatic terms.
Posted 2/22/07

Putin's speech: Back to cold war?
Posted 2/12/07

Racing Toward Armageddon 
What makes Iran so great a threat? Iran is a very big country—in size, population, and natural resources, mainly oil and gas, which this year will bring in $60 billion. Iran’s national reserve is about $65 billion, about 2.5 times its national debt, and as long as world oil prices remain high, Iran will have as much money as it needs.
Posted 3/19/07

RAF jets scrambled to intercept Russian planes
Posted 7/23/07

Report: France to sell missiles to Libya
Posted 8/3/07

Report: Iranian missiles can strike 600 Israeli targets
Iran claims that it has in its possession enough missiles to strike 600 Israeli targets and that it wouldn't hesitate to use them in the wake of an attack by the United States or Israel, the Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Watan reported on Sunday morning.
Posted 7/16/07

Report: Libya to order 13-18 French Rafale fighter jets in $3.24 b deal
Libya wants to order between 13 and 18 Rafale fighter jets from France in a deal worth as much as $3.24 billion, a French newspaper reported on Sunday.
Posted 1/16/07

Report: Russia tracking IDF movements
Russia maintains listening posts along the Syrian border with Israel which it uses to follow IDF movements in the Golan Heights, it was revealed Thursday night. According to a report on Channel 2, the posts are manned by Russian military officers who pass on information to Hizbullah in Lebanon. Israel, The Jerusalem Post learned, has known about the posts for over a decade since they were established.
Posted 1/29/07

Report Says US, Israel Should Attack Iran Soon To Avoid Nuke Fallout
Posted 3/30/07

Rumblings of war???  <- BREAKING NEWS!!!
Things are falling into place all over the place. The Levant could explode as early as this weekend.
Posted 7/20/07

Russia: Cold War arms race is starting again
Posted 6/1/07

Russia: Include Syria, Iran in peace process
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov embarks on new attack against United States, demanding that the superpower explain its heavy military presence in Middle East. Lavrov also calls to include Syria, Iran in peace process.
Posted 1/29/07

Russia: U.S. Doesn't Plan To Attack Iran
Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said Saturday that U.S. officials assured him in meetings in Washington this week that the United States does not have plans to launch military action against Iran, Russian news agencies reported.
Posted 2/6/07

Russia: We sold air defense missile systems to Iran
Russia’s Defense Minister Sergei Ivanov said Tuesday that Russia has sold Tor-M1 air defense missile systems to Iran . It was the first high-level confirmation that such a sale took place.“We sent Tor-M1 missiles to Iran in accordance with the contract,” Ivanov told reporters. Previous reports had cited unnamed officials reporting the sale.
Posted 1/17/07

Russia, India cement ties with offer of 4 new nuclear reactors
Russian President Vladimir Putin offered Thursday to build four nuclear reactors for India and give it broader access to Moscow’s energy riches, as the old Cold War allies sought to reinvigorate their friendship.
Posted 1/29/07

Russia, India Committed To Multi-Polar World
Russia and India on Friday pledged to establish a “multi-polar world order” and vowed to expand cooperation within the China-Russia-India trilateral format.In a joint statement issued at the end of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s two-day visit here, the two countries expressed concern at the situation in Iraq and Afghanistan and called for global cooperation to curb terrorism. “India and Russia advocate the development of practical cooperation among all partner countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO),” the joint statement said.
Posted 1/29/07

Russia Building 1st Floating Nuke Plant
Posted 4/17/07

Russia calls for new economic world order
Posted 6/11/07

Russia capable of destroying US missile shield: general
Posted 3/8/07

Russia capable of hitting US missile shield: general
MOSCOW (AFP) - Russia's bomber force would have no trouble destroying planned US missile defense sites in Europe, its head said Monday as the country's security council warned of new policies to counter NATO. "Since the components of the anti-missile defence system are weakly protected, all types of our aircraft are capable of using electronic countermeasures against them and physically destroying them," Interfax news agency quoted Lieutenant General Igor Khvorov as saying. 
Posted 3/7/07

Russia committed to Iran nuclear plant launch: Ivanov
Posted 1/30/07

Russia Deems Iran's Defense System Strong Enough
Iran has a strong air defense potential to resist possible U.S. air strikes, a senior Russian military official told a news conference on Thursday.
Posted 4/9/07

Russia Gives Iran Ultimatum on Enrichment
Russia has informed Iran that it will withhold nuclear fuel for Iran’s nearly completed Bushehr power plant unless Iran suspends its uranium enrichment as demanded by the United Nations Security Council, European, American and Iranian officials said.
Posted 3/22/07

Russia 'hell bent' on new Cold War
The report by MI6 chief John Scarlett to Downing Street comes at a time when a series of flashpoints are threatening to plunge relations between Russia and the West back into deep freeze – or possibly worse.
Posted 5/4/07

Russia is now... firming up her role as protector of the Arab world
Posted 2/19/07

Russia issues new missile defence threat
Posted 7/9/07

Russia lays claim to huge chunk of oil-rich North Pole
Posted 6/29/07

Russia lays claim to the North Pole - and all its gas, oil, and diamonds
Russian leader Vladimir Putin has made an astonishing bid to grab a vast chunk of the Arctic, giving himself claim to its vast potential oil, gas and mineral wealth.
Posted 7/2/07

Russia Moves in Support of Syria, Iran, Hamas-Led PA
Russia's announcement Tuesday that it would work to promote international support for the Hamas-led Palestinian Authority, its intention to supply missiles to Syria and its opposition to sanctions against Iran present a worrying trend for Israel.
Posted 3/1/07

Russia Plans New ICBMs, Nuclear Subs, Aircraft Carriers
Posted 2/8/07

Russia Prepares For 'Wars Of The Future'
The Russian military embarks on an ambitious procurement plan to beef up conventional forces on the continent and maintain a nuclear force capable of overwhelming the US National Missile Defense.
Posted 2/14/07

Russia pulls out of key European arms treaty
Posted 7/16/07

Russia Seeks to Claim Arctic Seabed
MOSCOW -- Russian scientists hope to plunge to the seabed beneath the North Pole in the next few days in a miniature sub and plant a titanium capsule containing the Russian flag, symbolically claiming much of the Arctic Ocean floor for Moscow.
Posted 7/30/07

Russia starts new cold war over missile defence
Posted 4/12/07

Russia to build up-to-date base for nuclear submarines equipped with... Bulava missiles
Posted 7/13/07

Russia to create new super weapon that provides air, missile and space protection
Posted 3/5/07

Russia to develop new air defence system
MOSCOW – Russia's air force chief said on Tuesday Moscow was working on a new generation air defence system after the United States announced plans to deploy a missile shield in Eastern Europe.
Posted 3/19/07

Russia to remain chummy with Hamas
Moscow rejects "divide-and-conquer" approach of the US, says dialogue between Hamas and Fatah must be fostered
Posted 6/29/07

Russia to test Iskander tactical missile systems on May 29
Posted 5/30/07

Russia warns EU over ex-Soviet sphere of influence
Russia warned the European Union on Tuesday not to tread on its toes in ex-Soviet areas that Moscow regards as being within its sphere of influence.
Posted 2/7/07

Russia's deep animosity
Twenty-six percent think that the quasi-authoritarian system put in place by Putin is more suited to Russia than democracy, and 35 percent would like to return to the Soviet system.
Posted 3/7/07

Russia's Gorbachev says U.S. is sowing world disorder
Posted 7/30/07

Russia's power play in Europe
The Russians insist this is just a normal commercial organisation going about its business of selling energy supplies to make money. But critics see this partly state-owned group as a sinister instrument of the Kremlin's attempts to use energy as a tool of foreign policy.
Posted 4/13/07

Russian President Putin says Turkey is a reliable partner
Russian President Vladimir Putin, in an interview for a special edition of the Rodina-Da magazine, said that Turkey was a reliable partner for Russia. “It is evident that the obstacles hindering our partnership’s improvement should be removed,” Putin said. Putin also mentioned that effective results can be obtained in many fields with a strong Turkish-Russia partnership. In this context, he said that Turkey and Russia may give a joint fight against terror.
Posted 4/25/07

Russia’s Putin Makes Historical Visit to Saudi Arabia
President Vladimir Putin, making the first visit by a Russian leader to Saudi Arabia, met King Abdullah and other senior officials Sunday for talks on the situations in Iraq and the Palestinian territories, The Associated Press news agency reports.
Posted 2/13/07

Russian Gen. Warns on Missile Defense / additional reporting
MOSCOW (AP) -- In a statement reflecting the growing distrust between Moscow and the West, a top Russian general on Monday warned that Poland and the Czech Republic risk being targeted by Russian missiles if they agree to host U.S. missile defense bases.
Posted 2/21/07

Russian Leader More Combative, Defiant
Russia's affluence and stability, fueled by high oil prices, have given him the confidence to confront the West and to try to reassert the nation's influence as a world power. But Western critics warn the Kremlin's new assertiveness reflects renewed imperial ambitions and threatens its neighbors.
Posted 4/30/07

Russian partnership with the West coming to a Disasterous End
Russia and the West are at odds over a growing number of issues, from Kosovo to the US missile shield, and the discord may undermine their cautiously built post-Cold War partnership, NATO diplomats say.
Posted 5/7/07

Russian president to visit Italy next week
Diplomatic sources said discussions on the international scene will focus on the situations in the Middle East, Afghanistan and Iraq and see the two leaders seeking common solutions.
Posted 3/13/07

Scientist says Putin's Russia worse than under Stalin
Posted 5/8/07

Senior officers: 'Military plan against Iran Nukes is ready'
Posted 6/14/07

Shimon Peres Elected President of Israel
Elder statesman Shimon Peres has been elected Israel's next president, winning the support of 86 of parliament's 120 members in a second and final round of balloting, Channel TV reported Wednesday.
Posted 6/14/07

Strategist: Iran believes it could destroy Israel with a single nuke
JERUSALEM — Iran's nuclear program seeks first-strike capability against Israel, a leading strategist said. The Israeli strategist and former intelligence officer said Iran believes it could destroy the Jewish state with one nuclear weapon.
Posted 1/23/07

Switzerland submits to Tehran a nuclear proposal

Our intelligence sources reveal that Monday, Feb. 12, the six-point proposal secret Swiss emissaries delivered to the Iranian government ten days ago was accepted. Its six points are revealed here for the first time...
Posted 2/15/07

Syria, Iran Stress Identical Views
"We should co-operate and work to make the public aware of the sinister aims of the United States and the Zionists," al-Assad said after talks with his Iranian counterpart Mahmoud Ahmadinejad. "The creation of a rift among Muslims is their latest weapon, which is more dangerous than their previous plans," Bashar al-Assad was quoted as saying on the Iran's state TV website.
Posted 2/22/07

Syria Boosts Arms Arsenal After War
Posted 2/26/07

Syria buys thousands of anti-tank missiles from Russia
Posted 2/26/07

Syria deploys thousands of rockets on Israel border: sources
Syria has positioned on its border with Israel thousands of medium and long-range rockets capable of striking major towns across northern Israel, military and government sources told AFP.This deployment, coupled with other recent reports of Syrian troop mobilisation, is seen in Israel as an indication that Damascus may be preparing for future "low intensity warfare," they said.
Posted 3/12/07

Syria making more missiles - Israeli official
General does not believe Syria will initiate a war, but says Damascus is definitely preparing as if conflict were just around the corner
Posted 7/5/07

Syria ready with bio-terror if U.S. hits Iran
Posted 3/6/07

Syria rearms, moves troops closer to Golan Heights border
Posted 2/26/07

Syria rejects Israeli peace terms
Damascus insists it will not cut ties with Iran, Hizballah and Hamas before talks begin
Posted 6/14/07

Syria terror group claims 1st attack against Israel
TEL AVIV – A purported new Syrian terror group claimed in a WND interview it attempted its first-ever attack against the Jewish state this weekend by placing mines on the Israeli side of the border.
Posted 3/6/07

Syria threatens violence over Arab plan
Syrian Information Minister Mohsen Bilal threatened on Monday evening to return the Golan Heights to Syrian hands "by way of resistance if Israel[rejects] the Arab peace initiative." Bilal did not elaborate, but some analysts raised the possibility of either a full scale conventional war or a terror campaign in the Golan as one of the means to undertake a mukawama ("resistance" in Arabic).
Posted 4/18/07

Syria to target Israeli civilians in upcoming war
Syrian Defense Ministry official says his nation will avoid classic war scenario, instead fire hundreds of missiles at civilians
Posted 7/25/07

Syria's Assad rallies his troops
Letter marking anniversary of army's founding appears to be preparing soldiers for imminent armed conflict with Israel
Posted 8/3/07

Syria's Assad threatens UN he will set the region on fire
Syrian President Bashar Assad has threatened to set the region on fire, from the Caspian to the Mediterranean, over differences with the United Nations regarding Lebanon's stability.
Posted 5/15/07

Syrian Border Attacks May Be First Shot in New War
Syrian terrorists said they tossed mines across the Syrian border into Israel. Israeli officials claimed the attackers were shepherds. The provocative tactics copy those used by Hizbullah ahead of last year's war in Lebanon.
Posted 3/7/07

Syrian official threatens all out war by September, warns Damascus preparing for large-scale conflict
Posted 7/11/07 

Syrian opposition leader warns Israel against peace talks
Exiled politician urges Israel to reject negotiations until democracy has come to Syria
Posted 6/14/07

Tell-Tale Signs War is on the Horizon?  (by Jim Bramlett)
In the past few days I have seen two strange reports from the Middle East that may be tell-tale signs that war is on the horizon.
Posted 7/20/07

Tens of thousands of Shiites Call for U.S. to Leave Iraq
Posted 4/10/07

'Time running out for Iran strike' <- DU-U-U-U-UH!!!
According to Kuperwasser, who stepped down from his post last year, Iran is "very close" to the point that it will cross the technological threshold and have the capability to enrich uranium at an industrial level. Once they master the technology, the Iranians will have the ability to manufacture a nuclear device within two to three years, he added.
Posted 7/11/07 

Too late to halt Iran's N-bomb, EU is told
Iran will be able to develop enough weapons-grade material for a nuclear bomb and there is little that can be done to prevent it, an internal European Union document has concluded.
Posted 2/14/07

Top Iranian nuke scientist 'assassinated by Mossad'
The mysterious death last month of a top Iranian nuclear physicist involved with the Islamic Republic's current effort to enrich uranium was the work of Mossad, the Israeli security service, a leading U.S. intelligence company claims.
Posted 2/6/07

Transcript of Pres. Putin's Press Conference with the Russian and Foreign Media
February 1, 2007 Round Hall, the Kremlin, Moscow
Posted 2/8/07

'Trigger happy' US worries Putin
Posted 2/28/07

Turkey boosts troops at Iraqi border: sources
Turkey's army has boosted troop levels in the restive southeast to more than 200,000, most of them stationed along the border with Iraq, security sources told Reuters on Friday.
Posted 7/16/07

Turkey Could Emerge As A New Threat In Iraq
Turkey Could Emerge as a New Threat in Iraq Inter Press Service by Mohammed Salih /ARBIL - Growing confrontation between Iraqi Kurds and neighboring Turkey presents a new threat to a fragile calm in the north.
Posted 2/8/07

Turkey may stage invasion into norther Iraq
Posted 7/23/07

Turkey on brink of political crisis
Posted 4/30/07

Turkey warns of plans to invade northern Iraq
Turkey has prepared a blueprint for the invasion of northern Iraq and will take action if US or Iraqi forces fail to dislodge the guerrillas of the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) from their mountain strongholds across the border, Turkey's foreign minister Abdullah Gul has warned."The military plans have been worked out in the finest detail.
Posted 7/2/07

Turkish PM Lauds Great Progress In Iran-Turkey Ties
Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan remarked here Tuesday evening that Tehran-Ankara ties have witnessed great progress in recent years.During a meeting with Iranian Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki on the sidelines of the 19th session of the Iran-Turkey Joint Economic and Trade Commission, he said bilateral relations had never enjoyed such a boost in the past many year.
Posted 2/22/07

Unconfirmed report: Gaddafi in coma
Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi was rushed to the hospital Sunday after a blood clot was discovered in his brain, and is now in a coma, the Palestinian news agency Ma'an claimed.
Posted 5/15/07

US and Iran trade blame over Iraq chaos
Posted 5/30/07

U.S. House seeks tighter U.S.-Israeli ballistic missile defenses
The United States House of Representatives has adopted a measure aimed at weaving closer U.S. and Israeli defenses against ballistic missiles of the type that could be fired by Iran.
Posted 5/21/07

U.S. Military: Iran Arming Iraq Militias
Posted 2/13/07

US military prepared for 'worst' with China: official
Posted 6/18/07

US navy warned of 'suicide drones'
"We have built birds without passengers (drones) that can carry out suicide operations on the US Navy, at any depth if necessary, to make them leave the region in disgrace," said Ali Shoushtari, deputy commander of the Guards' land forces.
Posted 2/13/07

U.S. Probably Attacks Iran till April 2007
The Unites States will probably attack Iran till April 2007, mass media of Kuwait reported referring to the sources familiar with the situation. The attack will be launched from the sea and backed up by Patriot anti-aircraft missile systems. This scenario will pose no threat to the ground infantry troops, enabling to contain the possible response from any state of the Persian Gulf.
Posted 1/18/07

US unnerved by Chinese naval build-up
Posted 3/12/07

U.S. unveils evidence Iran fueling Iraq war
Posted 1/31/07

U.S. wary of China's influence in Africa
The growing relationship has been viewed with trepidation by many in the West. U.S. officials, who see Africa as an alternative source of oil to the Middle East, have worried particularly about competition with China for the continent's resources.
Posted 2/9/07

US will approve Iranian president's request for visa to speak at UN
The US will approve Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's request for a visa so he can visit the UN as the Security Council moves to impose additional sanctions against his country for its refusal to suspend uranium enrichment.
Posted 3/19/07

USA launches new arms race and prepares to wage war against Russia
Posted 2/26/07

Venezuela strikes Ł500m deal to buy Russian submarines
Posted 6/18/07

War or No War?
When people give prophecies concerning Israel’s future, such as going to war this year, we need to see if it coincides with the Word of God.
Posted 6/21/07

We must attack Iran before it gets the bomb
Iran should be attacked before it develops nuclear weapons, says John Bolton, America's former ambassador to the United Nations.
Posted 5/17/07

We need to kill him
Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has to be killed. Really be killed, I mean, physically. He should be eliminated, put to death, assassinated, and all those words that serve to say the same thing.
Posted 4/27/07

The west may yet come to regret its bullying of Russia
Posted 2/23/07

Why Putin Pulled out of a Key NATO Treaty
Posted 7/18/07

'World Heading Towards Iran Confrontation'
IAEA Head Mohamed ElBaradei: Iran is building knowledge, situation is deteriorating. We are unable to inspect Iranian facilities..
Posted 5/25/07

The World Is Watching (by Gary Bauer)
“The key question for Congress is whether or not Iraq has become the primary battleground against the same radical Islamists who declared war on the U.S. in the 1990s and who have carried out a series of terrorist operations including 9/11. The answer is emphatically ‘yes.’”  
Posted 5/25/07


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