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Arab League To Hold Urgent Meeting On Iran As Saudis Reportedly Mobilize Fighter Jets | Zero Hedge

(Zero Hedge)  The Arab League is set to hold an emergency meeting on Iran at Saudi Arabia’s request, this according to Reuters and various regional sources, at a moment when Saudi fighter jets may be mobilizing for war in an attempted show of force. Egypt-based Ahram Online also reports further that the meeting will discuss “Iranian interference” in the region at […]

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At Least 30 Dead, 200 Hurt in Iran-Iraq Quake

(Newsmax)  An Iranian official says at least 30 people died in Iran when a magnitude 7.2 earthquake hit near the Iran-Iraq border region. Deputy Gov. Mojtaba Nikkerdar of Iran’s Kermanshah province also says more than 200 people suffered injuries. Iranian TV says Iraqi officials have reported at least six people dead on Iraq’s side of […]

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Tension mounts in Lebanon as Saudi Arabia escalates power struggle with Iran

  (The Guardian)  In Beirut’s southern suburbs, where buildings scarred with wars of old blend with posters of the latest dead, talk of another conflict has taken hold. A fight on a scale not seen before may be brewing, say locals like Hussein Khaireddine, a barber who says he and his family in the Shia suburb […]

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US Air Force official: Missile targeting Saudis was Iranian – AP News

(AP News)  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Iran manufactured the ballistic missile fired by Yemen’s Shiite rebels toward the Saudi capital and remnants of it bore “Iranian markings,” the top U.S. Air Force official in the Mideast said Friday, backing the kingdom’s earlier allegations. The comments by Lt. Gen. Jeffrey L. Harrigian, who oversees […]

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Iran’s president calls on Saudis to switch sides, abandon US & Israel – Jerusalem Post

(Jerusalem Post)  As Sunni-Shi’ite tensions in the Middle East mount, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani said he wants Muslim states to come together and help each other instead of seeking friendships with the United States or Israel. In a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Rouhani called for an end to hostile relations with Saudi Arabia, adding that […]

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Blaming Iran, Saudi says Huthi strike may be ‘act of war’ – Yahoo! News

  (Yahoo! News)  A Yemeni man gestures on November 5, 2017 at the site of an air strike in the capital Sanaa, where a Saudi-led coalition has been bombing Iran-backed Shiite rebels (AFP Photo/MOHAMMED HUWAIS) Dubai (AFP) – Saudi Arabia and Iran traded fierce accusations over Yemen on Monday, with Riyadh saying a rebel missile […]

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BREAKING: CIA Releases Hundreds of Thousands of Documents from Osama bin Laden – The Weekly Standard

(The Weekly Standard)  Over at the Long War Journal, Thomas Joscelyn and Bill Roggio have the first analysis of the massive trove of documents, files, and images which were recovered at Osama bin Laden’s compound in Abbottabad, Pakistan, during the raid in which bin Laden was killed. The cache of documents, released today for the […]