Time to Bring the Pain to Iran
Iran has attacked again. The physical targets were oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia. The actual target was the United States and Europeans as a warning of what they can do if they do not receive the bribes they have demanded. This must not go unpunished. [...]
ISIS leader al-Baghdadi in Libya?
The resurgence of ISIS in Libya would add another urgent factor to the reasons President Trump already said that Haftar is his man. The LNA has specifically made its mission the removal of all extremist militias from their malign effect on the country.This matches the US interest in not allowing safe havens for terror groups and especially not in a country that has tremendous oil revenues they can exploit. It appears that the regional powers supporting the LNA which include the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt have begun reinforcing them with the necessary military power to bring the conflict there to an end. [...]