Category Archives: Middle East Unrest

Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi: dogs chased him down

Central Command Commander Gen. Frank McKenzie said two young children died with baghdadi, not three. The two children are believed to have been under the age of twelve.       [October 28 2019] Baghdadi killed himself during the raid … Continue reading

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Saudi PSAB: THAAD & F-15s

Mark Esper has authorized the deployment of two fighter squadrons, an air expeditionary wing, two Patriot batteries and a Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system (THAAD) to Saudi territory. Although not officially announced, it is expected the fighter squadrons will … Continue reading

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Mali: U.S. sanctions individuals

  With his action today, President Trump has provided the Department of the Treasury, in consultation with the Department of State, the authorities to sanction individuals who are responsible for or complicit in actions that exacerbate the deteriorating situation in … Continue reading

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U.S. launches 15 precision missile strikes South of Sukhna Syria

Col. Sean Ryan, a spokesman for the U.S.-led coalition fighting IS, told The Associated Press that coalition forces conducted precision strikes against Abu al-Umarayn and several other IS members. Sources said positions targeted on December 2 were in the Ghorab … Continue reading

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Libya: sentences in the Triq al-Sareeh case

A Libyan criminal court has sentenced 45 militiamen to death by firing squad for killing demonstrators in Tripoli in 2011. They are accused of opening fire on dozens as rebel forces closed in on the capital during the uprising against … Continue reading

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Mubarak of Egypt holed up at Camp 75?

Is President Hosni Mubarak of Egypt at Camp 75, Manshiyet el-Bakri, home of the Republican Guard? Continue reading

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