An Israeli Army Tactic: Intimidating Palestinian Children in the Night
Middle East

An Israeli Army Tactic: Intimidating Palestinian Children in the Night

IDF soldiers burst into a Palestinian home after midnight, and awakened two boys to warn them not to take part in protests. On their way out, they tossed stun grenades into neighbors’ yards. It was just after midnight on Thursday, last week, at the Shtaiwi family’s new home in Kafr Kadum, not far from Nablus…

2017 Forecast: Global Trends
Opinion

2017 Forecast: Global Trends

Summary As geostrategic paradigm shifts and non-traditional political rearrangements continue to unfold all throughout the world, the US will press forward with its campaign of waging Hybrid Wars on China’s One Belt One Road (New Silk Road) projects, while Trump’s Presidency is the ultimate unknown variable which could shape the international situation in completely unpredictable…

Only ‘Large-Scale War’ would Allow US to Block Beijing from South China Sea Islands, State Media Warns
Military

Only ‘Large-Scale War’ would Allow US to Block Beijing from South China Sea Islands, State Media Warns

Chinese state media has warned that the US would have to launch a “large-scale war” to prevent Beijing from accessing islands it has built in the South China Sea. It comes after secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson said such access should be restricted. “Unless Washington plans to wage a large-scale war in the South…

‘Assault on all Muslims:’ Jerusalem Grand Mufti Slams Potential US Embassy Move
Middle East

‘Assault on all Muslims:’ Jerusalem Grand Mufti Slams Potential US Embassy Move

The Grand Mufti of Jerusalem has condemned the plans to move the US embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, which were earlier announced by President-elect Donald Trump. The mufti said it would be an “assault” on every Muslim in the world. “The pledge to move the embassy is not just an assault against…

New Hillary Emails Reveal Propaganda, Executions, Coveting Libyan Oil and Gold
Opinion

New Hillary Emails Reveal Propaganda, Executions, Coveting Libyan Oil and Gold

New Emails Expose Hillary’s Dirty War in Libya The New Year’s Eve release of over 3000 new Hillary Clinton emails from the State Department has CNN abuzz over gossipy text messages, the “who gets to ride with Hillary” selection process set up by her staff, and how a “cute” Hillary photo fared on Facebook. But…