Americans against Congress beating the Iran war drums
An American woman protests against the U.S. attacking Iran.
American Public Pushes back against AIPAC Senators seeking Iran Conflict
A congressional drive for new sanctions on Iran, backed by the lobbying muscle of the American Israeli Public Affairs Committee, is meeting growing push-back from a public that does not want another war.
Source: Informed Comment
“Assad will run again… America will go along”
Lebanese writer Sami Kleib doesn't see Bashar leaving anytime soon. He should know- Kleib is married to former Al Jazeera anchorwoman Luna Shibl, who now serves as media advisor to President Bashar al-Assad.
Source: Arab Saga
Defense Minister Ya’alon has been putting down Kerry in briefings to reporters, diplomats for weeks
"Ya’alon has been saying this text, word for word, in a series of meetings with journalists, politicians and diplomats for many weeks, on the condition that they remain off-the-record.”
Source: 972 Mag
New ISIS Leaks Reveal Particulars of al-Qaida Strategy
Though not highly detailed, the (supposed) leaks do present some interesting insights into the structure of al-Qaida in Iraq, including protective strategies used to insulate key leadership figures, as well as al-Qaida’s readiness to embrace thievery and extortion to fund their own operations.
Source: Syria Comment