Friday, March 6, 2015

MENA Report ( March 6 , 2015 ) Iraq in focus - Battle for Tikrit items , US and Iraq political / military items related to Iraq ...... Iran nuclear talk items ....... Syria campaign items ...... Yemen in focus ......Libya in focus ...... Turkey and Saudis working together Re: Iran and ISIS ?


Links.....



Opposition Growing Against ISIS War Authorization


US Syria Strategy in Tatters With Rebels' Collapse


US 'Concerned' by Iran's Involvement in ISIS War


Iran: Open to 10-Year Partial Freeze on Nuclear Program


Thousands Try to Flee Tikrit as 339 Are Killed Across Iraq


Kerry: Military Pressure Needed to Oust Assad


Iraqi Leader Warns Troops Against Reprisals as They Attack Tikrit


Insurgent Attacks in Iraqi Capital Kill at Least 16 People


Heavy Fighting in Aleppo as Opposition Eyes 'New Strategy'


Syria Says It Killed Military Leader of al-Qaeda Group


Yemen's Houthis Seize National Dialogue HQ, President Insists Group Must Leave Sanaa


Top General: US Considering Possible Middle East Missile Defense


Saudi King Aims for New Sunni Bloc Against Iran and ISIS


Libya Asks UN for Arms to Battle ISIS


Libya Rivals Hold Unity Talks in Morocco


Libya Declares 11 Oil-Fields Shut After Attacks



Evening Tweets....


Governor Confirms Commander Being Treated in Local Hospital







Yemen's crippled economy





: calls out Haftar for launching fresh airstrikes despite pledge to abide by three-day truce



Why picking sides in Libya's civil war won’t work.






Jihadi John link deepens security unease in Kuwait







Morning Tweets......





BREAKING: New EU sanctions imposed on six Syrian regime figures and institutions





Jordan's Muslim Brotherhood is accusing Hamas of establishing a secret organization within the kingdom







Analysts fear that Erdogan is being dragged into Saudi Arabia's anti-Iran Sunni bloc -








Despite achieving significant expansion in , dissident coalition groups have been struggling to unite -








Iraq restores Haditha power grid after ISIL incursion | Al-Shorfa via







Read some tweets claiming only die hard foreigners from daesh remain in Tikrit, large contingent of suicide bombers.