DEVELOPING: Airstrikes Carried Out near Lebanon-Syria Border

On the heals of finalization of peace plans between Israel and Morocco, airstrikes along the Lebanon-Syria border took place on Tuesday evening. Details are unknown as of this writing, but the area under attack has long been known as a transfer point of weapons between Syria and Lebanon, and it is believed the attacks were …

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Israeli and Arab Leaders Continue to Advance Economic Cooperation

When Israel signed the Abraham Accords with the UAE and Bahrain, some wondered whether or not it would have much impact. Well, that question has been answered resoundingly "yes" as economic cooperation has absolutely exploded since the signing ceremony. Not only are Israelis traveling to Arab lands, but Arabs are traveling to Israel for vacation …

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Is Iran Emboldened by the Prospect of a New American President?

While the battle for the White House rages in America, evil mice seem to be coming out of their holes all over the world! Iran seems to be especially emboldened by the prospect of climbing out from under suffocating sanctions applied by the Trump administration. The ayatollah can taste the sweetness of being able to …

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Turkey Rejects Israeli Aid after Major Earthquake

7.0 earthquake in Turkey While all eyes are on American elections, interesting things continue to occur in the Middle East. Turkey, once a trusted NATO ally who conducted joint military drills with Israel, has turned completely 180 degrees. Turkish President Erdogan has long yearned to re-establish the old Ottoman Empire in which he would sit …

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