US General: Iranian rockets to reach US by 2015

«Iran and North Korea are working together to develop ballistic missiles and have made significant progress». This is a statement by Lt.-Gen. Patrick O’Reilly, (picture) the head of the Pentagon’s Missile Defense Agency, given to Reuters on Thursday. They are sharing know-how on avionics, propulsion and materials. The U.S. Air Force’s National Air and Space… Read More US General: Iranian rockets to reach US by 2015

Fresh exchange offer to Abbas from US envoy George Mitchell

Two independent sources in the Middle East, have quoted that the US envoy George Mitchell has given PA-President Mahmoud Abbas an offer of exchange of land. The suggested US proposal is an exchange for a piece of Jewish land in Galilee with a majority of Arab Israelies, for the Jewish settlements area in Judea called… Read More Fresh exchange offer to Abbas from US envoy George Mitchell

Islamic Action Front rally against law proposal in Israel

Right wing Member of Knesset Aryeh Eldad wants to brand Jordan as Palestine. Reports coming out of Amman indicate that the Islamic Action Front will hold a rally Friday. Right-wing MK Aryeh Eldad has submitted a bill in the Knesset that would essentially deem Jordan to be the fulfilment of Palestinian national aspirations and call… Read More Islamic Action Front rally against law proposal in Israel

Dark Side of a Reformist Win in Iran

A reformist victory would bring a thankful end to Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s presidency. But there ought not be any illusions about the impact Mousavi or Karroubi could have on Iranian society. As was made clear during the presidency of Ahmadinejad’s reformist predecessor, Mohammad Khatami, the conservative establishment does not go quietly into the opposition when its… Read More Dark Side of a Reformist Win in Iran