Powerful pro-Iran Badr Brigades to enter Syria

Powerful pro-Iran Badr Brigades to enter Syria

DEBKAfile Exclusive Report May 31, 2017, 4:02 PM (IDT Hadi al-Amiri, commander of the strongest Iraqi Shiite militia, the Badr Brigades, said Wednesday, May 31, that his forces are preparing to enter Syria. The advanced capabilities of this powerful Iranian-led...
Jordan and Egypt key to Abbas’ Washington visit

Jordan and Egypt key to Abbas’ Washington visit

In what seems to be a rite of passage, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas visited Cairo April 29 and Amman April 30 before heading to Washington for his important visit to the White House May 3.   05/03/2017 The two US allies in the region have become a crucial part...
War of words escalates between Jordan, Iran

War of words escalates between Jordan, Iran

After Friday prayers April 14, Jordanians gathered in the northern city of Mafraq burning Iranian flags and pictures of Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei while demanding the expulsion of Iran’s ambassador from the Hashemite Kingdom.  Aaron...