IS claims responsibility for deadly attack in Syria

Several hours before the deadly attack took place, U.S. vice President Mike Pence hailed President Trump’s decision to withdraw from Syria, after he reiterated the administration’s position, in which “the Islamic State has been defeated.” In his words, “We promise, under this President’s leadership to take the fight to radical Islamic terrorist to our terms, … Read more

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards threaten to attack Israel

Less than a month after U.S. President Donald Trump announced his decision to withdraw the American forces that are deployed in the war-torn-country; the Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide attack that claimed the lives of some 16 people, including four U.S. Service members. A Syrian source told TV7 that the extreme-Muslim … Read more

Israel’s battle against Iran in Syria vital for national security

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu reiterated the importance of U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to pull-out from the 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran, which subsequently thwarted the financial capacity of the Ayatollah regime to bankroll the Syrian regime, Hezbollah and Hamas. During a meeting in Jerusalem with 60 leaders of the powerful Jewish American lobby … Read more

U.S. backed SDF conquers additional territory from IS

Despite President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw American ground forces from Syria, the U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces, known by its acronym SDF, continue to battle the Islamic State in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor. Backed by air strikes of the U.S.-led coalition, the SDF conquered yesterday yet another village from the Islamic State, forcing … Read more

France to loan Iraq 1 billion euros for reconstruction

France agreed to a loan Iraq 1 billion euros for the purpose of reconstruction, in a declared effort to boost stability in the country that was devastated by the Islamic State between 2014 and 2017. French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian announced the decision after meeting with his Iraqi counterpart in Baghdad. The French top … Read more

Lt. General Aviv Kochavi appointed IDF Chief of Staff

Earlier today, Major General Aviv Kochavi was promoted to Lieutenant General. The 54-year-old decorated veteran has officially assumed the post of the ’22nd Chief of General Staff of the Israel Defense Forces.’ In a ceremony that was held this morning, attended among others by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and outgoing Chief of Staff Lieutenant General … Read more

Israel destroys Iranian weapons cache in Syria airport

The Israeli air force targeted over the weekend an Iranian weapons cache that was located near the Syrian International Airport in Damascus. According to verified reports, the attack took place a little after 11:15 PM on Friday, when Israeli fighter-jets managed to penetrate Syria’s Aerial Defense Systems and destroyed a warehouse that – according to … Read more

U.S. military will remain in Middle East until war on terror is over

A draft document that outlines Washington’s plans for a military pull-out from the war-torn country unveiled a decision to maintain U.S. military forces near the Iraqi and Jordanian borders, which are viewed by top American Defense officials as “key strategic locations that will thwart Iran’s attempts to widen its grip in Syria.” The draft document … Read more

U.S. backed Kurds seek to normalize relations with Damascus

Kurdish-led groups who were part of the U.S.-led coalition against the Islamic State and control swathes of northern Syria have revived contacts with the regime in Damascus in the wake of U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw troops from the war-torn-country. These groups are keen to stave off any Turkish attack, after Turkish Foreign … Read more