Monthly Archives: November 2018

Hazimiyoun: a return to the Near Enemy after ISIS?

  [ November 27 2018] https://www.bbc.com/news/world-middle-east-45547595 [   December 2 2017   ]   In the attack on the Rawda mosque near the northern Sinai town of Bir al Abed, followers of an ultra-extremist IS faction known as “Hazimiyoun” played a role, … Continue reading

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Libya: sadly arms embargo ineffective

“It is sadly true to say that the arms embargo has been ineffective since 4 April 2019,” UN special envoy, Ghassan Salamé said.   [November 19 2018  Libyans met in Palermo to decide on elections but not now   ] Palermo … Continue reading

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Assassinate Iranians? George Nader, Erik Prince, Ahmed al-Assiri, from Central Casting

 The Saudis asked in March 2017 businessmen whether they also “conducted kinetics” — lethal operations — saying they were interested in killing senior Iranian officials. – NYT report. The Times identifies George Nader, a Lebanese-American businessman, and an Israeli named … Continue reading

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