Why Israel and Hezbollah are Heading for a New, Devastating War in the Middle East

Why Israel and Hezbollah are Heading for a New, Devastating War in the Middle East

This past Sunday, with great fanfare, Israeli politicians and military leaders finally announced to the Israeli public – and to the country’s enemies – that they had successfully layered the nation’s airspace with the most sophisticated anti-missile defence system ever developed. Long-range Iranian or Syrian missiles, as it is anticipated, would mainly be handled by…

Israel Conducts Military Drill to Get Ready for Next ‘Real War’ with Hezbollah

Israel Conducts Military Drill to Get Ready for Next ‘Real War’ with Hezbollah

Israel is conducting a large-scale military drill at a base in the north of the country, in what commanders say could always be the “last training before the war” with Hezbollah. “We are trying to give the commanders and the soldiers the environment that looks like the real war so that they can have the…

Hezbollah’s Mechanized Battalion in Syria

Hezbollah’s Mechanized Battalion in Syria

World’s most powerful non-state military is no longer an infantry force only On November 11th Hezbollah held a military parade in al-Qusayr — a Syrian town that is just across the border from the largely Shia northern Bekaa Valley and that was the scene of Hezbollah’s first major battle in the Syria, and its first major success. Hezbollah holding a parade as…

Secret Meetings Between Israel, Saudi Officials Reveal Close Relationship, Mutual Interests

Secret Meetings Between Israel, Saudi Officials Reveal Close Relationship, Mutual Interests

After a series of secret meetings between Saudi and Israeli officials were exposed by a select few of mainstream press outlets, both the Saudis and the Israelis are now becoming more open about the relationship between the two governments. Although, for years, GCC countries like Saudi Arabia have held a public position of hostility toward…