Blog Archives

Inspired by the “Arab Spring”: Saudi Arabia’s Volatile Shiite Minority

  Intelligence Report   The eastern province of Saudi Arabia, home to the kingdom’s Shiite minority, has recently been revisited by violence. The latest wave of protests that began in July 2012 in Awamiyah, a radical Shiite town, was sparked … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

IMPACT OF THE WAR ON TERROR ON CERTAIN ASPECTS OF US POLICY IN THE MIDDLE EAST

Intelligence Analysis Report December2007 The purpose of this analysis is to assess the likely impact that the US campaign against global terrorism launched in the wake of the attacks of September 11th, 2001, will have on key American interests in … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Top Afghanistan…

Top Afghanistan general: ‘Al-Qaida has come back’ With President Obama’s team gradually admitting al-Qaida’s role in the attacks on the U.S. Embassy in Libya, the top U.S. general in Afghanistan announced that “Al-Qaida has come back.” “Al-Qaida has come back, … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

What would Mitt Romney mean for the Middle East?

    Report   Scholars and experts say his foreign policy would be a “catastrophe” for the region but also hint that Romney the candidate and Romney the president may not be one and the same.    As the United … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Anti-American Autumn Follows Arab Spring

Analysis The brutal assassination of the American Ambassador Chris Stevens and three US diplomats in Benghazi, the cradle of anti-Qaddafi uprising in Libya, suggests an extremely improvident foreign policy of the United States in recent years. The commentators and experts … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Military Strike To Have” Devastating Impact” On Democracy In Iran

  A military strike against Iran’s nuclear facilities would have a devastating effect on those who dream of democracy in Iran, says a new study titled The Ayatollah’s Nuclear Gamble by Khosrow B. Semnani, published by the Hinckley Institute of … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mideast: A New …

Mideast: A New America September 25, 2012 by Sam Rolley  In an illustration of American foreign policy so elegantly simplified that even the most un-informed among American citizens can see that it is flawed, former President Bill Clinton explained on Sunday … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Iranian preside…

Iranian president lives in a fantasy world Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad delivered a speech at the UN today in which he ran through a list of complaints about the US and Europe. We’re doing a recap of many of the … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

Terrorism

  http://www.hamdancommunnications.com ICM Poll: 20% of British Muslims sympathize with 7/7 bombers http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/1510866/Poll-reveals-40pc-of-Muslims-want-sharia-law-in-UK.htmlNOP Research: 1 in 4 British Muslims say 7/7 bombings were justified http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2006/08/14/opinion/main1893879.shtml&date=2011-04-06 http://www.webcitation.org/5xkMGAEvY People-Press: 31% of Turks support suicide attacks against Westerners in Iraq. http://people-press.org/report/206/a-year-after-iraq-war YNet: One … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Leave a comment

List of Terror Attacks For the Past 30 Days

Date Country City Killed Injured Description 2012.09.26 Pakistan Quetta 1 0 A Shiite professional is brutally gunned down outside his office by devout Sunnis 2012.09.26 Syria Barzeh 16 0 Six women and three children are among sixteen Sunni civilians pulled … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment