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Will Iran War be Another October Surprise?   

The Counter Punch - 23 April, 2012
Author: Andrew Levine

Will Mitt Romney and Benjamin Netanyahu concoct a war with Iran? Not if they have a tenth of the sense they were born with. But that's not much consolation when we're dealing, on the one hand, with a vulture capitalist and one time Mormon bishop whose flip flopping gives opportunism a bad name and, on the other, with a fascistically inclined ethnocratic zealot on a mission from God.
Kerry warns of challenge in securing Iraq after IS
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2016-07-21
US Secretary of State John Kerry said yesterday that the battlefield momentum in Iraq and Syria has shifted against Islamic State but the international community must now also confront the...
US undermines N-deal, fails in Daesh fight: Iran
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2016-07-21
Iran's influential parliament Speaker Ali Larijani hit out at Washington on Wednesday, accusing it of disrupting implementation of last year's landmark nuclear deal and failing in the fight against the...
AD CP, Qatar Emir focus on challenges
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2016-07-21
His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, the...
Deputy crown prince arrives in US for meeting to combat Daesh
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-07-21
Deputy Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman is in the US on Wednesday to lead the Saudi delegation at a military summit aimed at tackling the Daesh terror group....
Yemen's Hadi blasts Houthis for attacks on Saudi border regions
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2016-07-21
Yemeni President Abdrabbou Mansour Hadi lashed out at the Houthi rebels for their repeated attacks on Saudi border regions, describing the aggression as a flagrant violation of the truce reached...
Syrian tragedy & media frightening
Source : Arab Times  
Date : 2016-07-20
Alarmism in both the Arab and Jewish sides is etched in the memories of those who watched the massacre in Deir Yasin, Palestine in 1948. The Arabs then wanted to...
Rouhani: JCPOA made Iran closer to world
Source : Islamic Republic News Agency  
Date : 2016-07-20
President Rouhani made the remarks at the 1st World Conference of Mayors and Councilors that started work today for two days....
US hopes to raise more than $2b in aid for Iraq
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2016-07-20
The United States expects to raise more than $2 billion this week for war-torn Iraq during a pledging conference in Washington, a senior State Department official said....
Half of Syrian refugee kids not going to school
Source : Khaleej Times  
Date : 2016-07-20
A leading international human rights group warned on Tuesday that more than half of the nearly 500,000 school-age Syrian children registered in Lebanon do not go to school or receive...
Green buildings and use of clean energy in Oman
Source : Oman Daily Observer  
Date : 2016-07-20
The demand for renewable and clean energy in the world is on the rise. Major companies operating in this field are offering their experiences to governments and institutions to benefit...
UN envoy meets Yemeni gov't delegation
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-07-20
UN Special Envoy for Yemen Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmad held talks Tuesday with the Yemeni government delegation to the UN-sponsored peace talks on means of ending the conflict in the...
EU lauds His Highness Amir of Kuwait's efforts to resolve Yemen crisis
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-07-20
EU High Representative Federica Mogherini met Tuesday with Kuwaiti Deputy Foreign Minister Khaled Al-Jarallah to exchange views on the situation in the region in particular in Iraq and Syria, praising...
Secure future
Source : Oman Tribune  
Date : 2016-07-20
The Sultanate's ranking in food security among top two Arab and GCC nations is a matter of pride for all residents. The Sultanate is ranked 26th on the Global Food...
Sheikha Fatma Al-Sabah stresses importance of promoting Egyptian-Kuwaiti ties
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-07-20
Chairwoman of Eskan Global Group in GCC countries Sheikha Fatma Humoud Al-Sabah has underlined the importance of enhancing Egyptian-Kuwaiti relations in all fields, mainly the economic one....
Tougher times still ahead for world economy
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2016-07-20
There is more bad news for the global economy. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has trimmed its outlook for global growth through 2017 due to economic uncertainty in the wake...
The Arabs between Turkization, Turkenization
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2016-07-20
Turkization was a campaign launched by the Ottomans and later the Turkish army to turn areas under their control into purely Turkish territories; changing names of cities, towns and even...
Free accommodation for workers in UAE under new law
Source : Khaleej Times  
Date : 2016-07-20
Labourers paid less than Dh2,000 per month will enjoy free accommodation offered by the employers says the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation, However, the Decree only applies to establishments...
Courting controversy
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2016-07-20
The rumpus at the very beginning of the Republican National Convention is symbolic of the fissures that have developed inside the Grand Old Party....
Suspected US-led strikes kill 56 civilians in Syria
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2016-07-20
Children were among at least 56 civilians killed in strikes by a US-led coalition yesterday near a Syrian village held by the Islamic State group, a monitor said....
Burns Unit in Palestine receives Big Heart donation
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2016-07-20
Patients in Palestine who have suffered burns will be able to avail themselves of the highest standards of care for their injuries following an initiative from The Big Heart Foundation...
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