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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.
US committed to Kuwait's security, stability - Kerry
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-10-22
The US Secretary of State John Kerry has reiterated the US commitment to retaining Kuwait's security and stability, and defend it against any foreign threats....
Yemen's Ansarullah escalate ceasefire violations in 24 hrs. - Command
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-10-22
The Command of the Coalition Forces Supporting Legitimacy in Yemen announced Friday that the number of ceasefire violations by Ansarullah militias and their supporters increased significantly in the last 24...
Turkey, Iraq reach agreement 'in principle' on Mosul, US says
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2016-10-22
Turkey and Iraq have reached an agreement in principle that could eventually allow a Turkish role in the campaign to retake Mosul from Islamic State, U.S. Defense Secretary Ash...
Qatar seeks collective action in Syria
Source : The Peninsula  
Date : 2016-10-22
Foreign Minister H E Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al Thani has stressed the importance of collective international action to protect civilians in Syria after the UN Security Council failed to...
Saudi Arabia, UAE review mechanism to ensure GCC stability
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-22
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman received on Friday Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan, crown prince of Abu Dhabi and deputy supreme commander of the UAE Armed Forces,...
Republican Trump's scorched-earth tactics have little upside
Source : Gulf Times  
Date : 2016-10-21
Donald Trump said yesterday he would accept a "clear" presidential election result but reserved the right to launch a legal challenge, casting the United States into uncharted political waters and...
Duterte's jolt to Washington
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2016-10-21
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has been training his guns on long-time ally United States for quite some time....
Reconciliation attempts
Source : Gulf Today  
Date : 2016-10-21
During the recent pause in the Russian air strikes on eastern Aleppo, the UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs reported half the civilians residing in the insurgent held...
Limit the number of expats who own cars
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2016-10-21
Saudis are no longer content with having one car. Each family has at least three cars: one for the wife, the second for the man of the house and the...
Medical insurance companies are only interested in making a profit
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2016-10-21
The Health Insurance Council recently presented on a golden plate a new opportunity for insurance companies to delay treating individuals by requiring members of the public to disclose whether they...
Uninspiring US presidential candidates
Source : Saudi Gazette  
Date : 2016-10-21
There was a general expectation that the Trump-Clinton White House battle was going to be dirty, if not indeed one of the dirtiest in recent US history....
Yemen's hour of truth
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
In the wake of Houthis' attempted attacks on US naval vessels, the cease-fire, first agreed by Yemen's President Mansour Hadi and then by the Houthis, went into effect shortly after...
Iran rejects charges on targeting US warship off Yemen's coast
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-10-21
Iran on Thursday rejected US accusations that Tehran was involved in targeting a US warship in the Red Sea off Yemen's coast recently....
No military solution to the Syrian crisis - Kuwait
Source : Kuwait News Agency  
Date : 2016-10-21
The State of Kuwait, addressing an informal session of the UN General Assembly, has re-asserted its belief that there is no military solution to the six-year Syrian crisis....
Civilians injured after Houthi attack on Saudi Arabia
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
A number of civilians have been injured after a projectile from Yemen landed in the southern Saudi Arabian province of Jazan on Thursday, according to the civilian defense....
Crown prince urges envoys to enhance Saudi Arabia's role
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif congratulated newly appointed Saudi ambassadors and urged them to work to enhance the role of Saudi Arabia regionally as well as internationally....
King orders tuition paid for person with visual impairment
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
Prince Sultan bin Salman, president of the Association for Disabled Children, has thanked Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman for ordering the state to bear the cost of...
Govt cracks down on those who misuse social media accounts
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
The increasing use of social media to harm the Saudi community, citizens, or Islam by some users in the Kingdom has prompted the Ministry of Interior to crack down on...
Crown prince: Saudi missions should be open to all citizens
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif, deputy premier and minister of interior, said in Riyadh on Wednesday that Saudi missions abroad should be open to all citizens to serve in a...
Fighting extremism: Malaysia wants to learn from Kingdom
Source : Arab News  
Date : 2016-10-21
Malaysia has announced the arrest of 137 people on suspicion of involvement with the Daesh militant group....
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