Category Archives: Middle East Unrest

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

Posted in Middle East Unrest, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Middle East Unrest | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi on al-Furqan TV

“The battle for Baghouz is over,” Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi said, sitting cross-legged on a cushion and addressing three men whose faces have been blurred   But he insisted that IS’s operations against the West were part of a “long battle,” and … Continue reading

Posted in Middle East Unrest | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Middle East Unrest | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment