Thursday, June 18, 2015

MENA Report - June 18-19 , 2015 ( Usual Collection Of News And Views - Iraq / Syria Regional Conflict , Yemen Regional Proxy War , Iran Nuclear Talks , ISIS Global War , Libya Quagmire )


Links.....


Pentagon Chiefs Paint Bleak Picture of ISIS War


CIA Didn't Know Strike Would Hit al-Qaeda Leader


Chaos in Libya Paves Way for ISIS Expansion


Watchdog: All Syrian Chemical Arms, Byproducts Destroyed


33 Killed as Syrian Govt, Rebels Trade Shelling in Damascus


Saudis Attack Civilian Convoy in Yemen, 31 Killed


ISIS Car Bomb Attacks Kill Dozens in Yemeni Capital


As Civilian Casualties Mount in Yemen, Peace Talks Struggle to Begin


Downed Fighter Jet Reported as 195 Are Killed Across Iraq



Carter: Iraqi Training Goal to Fall Short by 17,000 Recruits



New Turkish Government Could Mean Policy Shift on Syria



Syria Conflict: Rebels Launch Quneitra Offensive



US Weighs Near-Term Assad Military Retrenchment in Syria



Houthis Blow Up Delegate's Home, Casting Shadow Over Geneva Talks



Yemen's al-Qaeda Kills Two Saudis Accused of Spying for America: Residents



Yemen Crisis 'Beyond Aid System's Ability to Cope': MSF



Swiss Probe Espionage Claims After Iran Talks Hotels Hacked by Israel-Linked Virus



US May Name 'Czar' for Iran Nuclear Deal




Tweets......




Yemen...





Fact : Saudi Arabia, who wages war in Yemen to help Yemenis, keeps closed all KSA border posts to Yemeni refugees.






FYI: Airstrikes now in Sana'a ..this morning too..on 1st day of Ramadan...by vanguard of Islam/Muslims














Leithi suicide bomber killed before blowing himself up -














Syria......


Profit and privitization are causing Europe to develop its own migrant-industrial complex.









Speaking of conflicts in the Middle East, look at this map of Syria...It could take another ten years to end the war






Iraq......







Protests in Maysan province southern Iraq 3 hours ago






After Years of War, Admits Likely to Break Apart











's oil exports has hit a record-high of 3.20 million barrels per day (bpd) in June, according to .





Iran.....


nuke talks impeded by disagreement on all main elements