Wednesday, May 27, 2015

MENA Report ( May 27-28 , 2015 ) - Round Up Of Items On Nuclear Talks With Iran And P5 + ! , Syria - Iraq Regional War , Yemen Focus - Regional Proxy War , Libya In Focus


Syria Qaeda Chief Vows No Attacks Against West

Iraq Offensive on Ramadi Stalls Amid Bombings

Saudi Warplanes Kill 85 in Northern Yemen

Militias See Quick Victory as Iraq Attacks Ramadi

US Under-Reports Civilian Deaths in Syria Strikes

Israel Seeks Enormous Military Aid Hike Over Iran

Iraq Army Held 10-to-1 Advantage During Ramadi Defeat, Sources Say

Obama Touts Iraq Arms, Says War Strategy Needs Rethink

Shi'ite Militia Battle for Ramadi; 223 Killed Across Iraq

Homs in Syria Is Likely to Be ISIS's Next Great Temptation

Syria Says Carries Out Deadly Air Raid on ISIS Stronghold

UK and Russia to Resume Syria Talks

UN Chief Confirms Delay in Yemen Peace Talks

Libya Prime Minister Abdullah Al-Thinni Survives Assassination Attempt

Italy's Eni Makes Gas Discovery Offshore in Libya

French Diplomat Warns Iran Deal Unlikely by Deadline


-led airstrike campaign targeted 's Hudaydah port

Yemen: says almost 7.5 million people are in urgent need of medical help

only 2nd to US in guns per capita. For decades funds went to arms instead of development & infrastructure.

Kerry to meet Iranian minister in Geneva for nuclear talks -State Dept

German court rejects Yemenis' claim against US drone strikes

Airstrikes kill at least 80 in deadliest bombings of Yemen war

Libya govt warns aggression will be met with force

Saudi execution surge 'very disturbing': UN rapporteur

ISIS shoots dead 20 at Palmyra amphitheater: activists

France opposes Iran nuclear deal without military site checks

Anbar operation not well prepared: Iraq speaker

Hezbollah minister responds to Saudi Arabia: "The source of terrorism has no right to accuse others of terrorism."

Syria says wants more Iraqi coordination in ISIS fight

Khamenei backs Iran nuclear team against parliament critics

Saudi designates two Hezbollah officials as terrorists: agency

Kurds oust ISIS from Christian villages in Syria: activists

Hezbollah strikes Qalamoun jihadis with help of drone

ISIS suicide attacks in Anbar province kill 17 Iraqi troops: army spokesperson

Iran nuclear deal unlikely by June 30-French envoy

France: Iraq, Syria risk division if anti-ISIS force not bolstered

Before April Daesh attack, experts said Baiji refinery could be repaired within a year. Now, it'll take five.

Despite fighting relentlessly for 1+yr in v difficult conditions, dominant narrative 2day is that forces in Ramadi had 'no will 2 fight'