Monday, June 8, 2015

MENA Report - ( June 8-9 , 2015 ) - IRAQ ---- After the Fall of Mosul a year ago , hard to believe the US still admits it has no real plan for ISIS in Iraq ...... Syria - Very complicated Syria situation ( Various rebel forces , ISIS and Al Qaeda in Country , Ineffective US foreign policy and Turkey's recent election all stir that pot ) ...... Yemen Situation War , war and more war sums it up.....


Links....

Saudi Attack Yemeni Capital Kills More Civilians


Mosul, Iraq Enters Second Year Under ISIS Rule


Iraq Claims Gains in Long-Contested Refinery Town of Baiji


Syria al-Qaeda Becoming a More Prominent Part of the Rebellion



Troops Advance in Baiji; 45 Killed Across Iraq


Suicide Car Bombing Kills 17 in Iraq




Tweets......

President Obama says the US does not yet have a "complete strategy" for helping Iraq regain territory from IS




























U.S. training base in Iraq hasn't seen a new recruit in weeks:





The method behind the madness of Isis's destruction of priceless artifacts in Syria and Iraq





















Syria.....






















21 air strikes against Islamic State in Iraq and Syria -





Islamic State isn’t just destroying ancient artifacts — it’s selling them










Ex-US Intelligence Officials Confirm: Secret Pentagon Report Proves US Complicity In Creation Of ISIS








































Yemen drone strike lawsuit forces US to face non-western 'war on terror' victims

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20 million people need humanitarian assistance in . That's 80% of the total population.





State Department hails United Nations-led talks with Yemen, urging an end to the violence and bloodshed there.



Hadi & his gov say Geneva conference not for reconciliation, not dialogue, not meet, etc. Perhaps, photo op?





EU imposed arms embargo & further targeted sanctions against Abdulmalik alHouthi & Ahmed Ali (Saleh's son)