Monday, February 16, 2015

Middle East - North Africa Report - ( February 16 , 2015 ) - Egypt strikes ISIS in Libya after ISIS Execution of 21 Egyptian Christians ( Egypt and Libya in Focus ) ....... syria / Iraq / ISIS Regional War Updates ...... Yemen in focus .......Easier to document countries not involved than those fighting directly / through proxies / aiding and abetting anti- ISIS forces ....... Iran in focus....



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Libyan ISIS Beheads 21 Egyptian Christians













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White House is right when it says the US "cannot be an occupying force in a place like "





Turkey temporarily closes its Yemen embassy over Houthi crisis




Kurds, Syrian rebels edge into Islamic State stronghold: monitor




Bahrain deploys warplanes to Jordan to fight ISIS





France, Egypt call for UN Security Council meeting on Libya






Clashes erupt as Turkey’s Kurds demand Ocalan release







Iran blasts report that Khamenei wrote letter responding to Obama










Iran denies Khamenei letter to Obama





Libyan Air Force planes bomb targets in Sirte, Ben Jawad






BREAKING Libyan Air Force commander says 40-50 militants killed in airstrikes against ISIS in Libya: Egypt State TV






Hariri blasts Hezbollah’s role in Syria as madness




Many Salafists see Shiites, not Jews and Israel, as the greatest threat to Islam





Barzani: The region's new borders will be drawn in blood 












Anbar officials reject Shiite popular mobilization forces