Wednesday, March 4, 2015

MENA Report ( March 4 , 2015 ) - Updates on the Regional implications of the ISIS / Iraq and Syria War ...... Libya , Yemen , Afghanistan , Iran also in focus .....


US Officials: Netanyahu's Iran Deal 'Impossible'

ISIS Snipers Slow Iraqi Offensive Against Tikrit

With Casualties and Desertion, Afghan Military Shrinking Fast

Iraqi Drive Against Tikrit Reveals Tensions With US

Iran Calls Obama's 10-Year Nuclear Demand 'Unacceptable'

Amid Nuclear Dispute, Israel and Iran Face Off Over Past Oil Ties

27 Houthis Killed by al-Qaeda Attacks in Yemen

Turkey Delivers Military Aid to Iraq

France Skeptical About UN 'Freeze' for Syria

As Airstrikes Damage ISIS, It Seeks 'Money, Money, Money'

Rival Libyan Forces Carry Out Air Strikes, Militants Storm Oilfield

Libyan General's Promotion Could Hinder United Nations Peace Talks


Next Iran-US talks on March 15, likely in Geneva: US

BREAKING: Kerry to meet French, German, British FMs Saturday in Paris on nuclear deal

: continues to expand.... They are now in control of the Bahi and Mabruk oil fields, south of


before operation, Take a look at the map. compared Kobane, Tikrit & Mosul.

Iraqi forces try to seal off ISIS around Tikrit

US military's Mosul briefing inaccurate, misguided: defense secretary

Kerry visits Riyadh to soothe fears of stronger Iran

Mines, bombs slow advance on ISIS-held Tikrit

Syrian rebels say cease-fire plan only benefits Assad

Iraq battles to rebuild despite war and continuing oil slump

Iran mourns seven Afghans killed fighting for Damascus

Five dead in Qaeda suicide attack on Houthis in central Yemen

U.S. Senate moving toward debate on Iran nuclear bill

Syria's Assad says Turkish leader backs extremism

praised role in region, accused US of supporting

fractures deepening with two governments claiming to govern

Abdul Malik al criticized and for being US, KSA puppets in

FRONT PAGE: IS profiting from stolen goods; Assassinations penetrate Damascus security

Jordan’s Muslim Brotherhood is facing the biggest crisis in its 70 years of existence

Diplomats argue that Erdogan’s visit is attempt to regain some regional clout has lost

Several prominent militants have fled to as army intensifies efforts to retake .

PT: More images show weapons Jabhat al-Nusra seized from Harakat Hazm's Regiment 46 base in , :

Looks like Jabhat al-Nusra captured a good number of American-made BGM-71 TOW missiles from Harakat Hazm in :

BREAKING: Dawn militias strike targets in city of Zintan: correspondent