US outsourced Benghazi security to small British firm

The State Department decided to hire Blue Mountain Group to guard the ill-fated U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi. The Obama Administration did entrusted security tasks to a little-known British company instead of the large firms it usually uses in overseas danger zones. The contract was largely based on expediency, U.S. officials have said, since no… Read More US outsourced Benghazi security to small British firm

The US excludes Israel from “Counter terrorism forum”

Israel is out. Saudi Arabia and Pakistan are in. 18 Islamic nations are included in Washington’s “counter terrorism forum”. The best way to counter terrorism, the Obama administration has decided, is to counter it without Israel. Thus, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton last September launched the Global Counterterrorism Forum sans Israel. This month, the GCTF… Read More The US excludes Israel from “Counter terrorism forum”

Hillary Clinton and Hamas backs Syrian revolt

Hamas leaders publicly turn against Assad regime in speeches at Friday prayers in Cairo and at a rally in the Gaza Strip. Leaders of the Palestinian Islamist movement Hamas turned publicly against their long-time ally President Bashar Assad of Syria on Friday, endorsing the revolt aimed at overthrowing his dynastic rule. The policy shift deprives… Read More Hillary Clinton and Hamas backs Syrian revolt

Clinton” Israel must compromise or face fate of Islamic dictatorships

Hilary Clinton compared the struggle to remove Arabian dictators with the “stand-off” in Israel. She claims all of it has to go. The United States plans a new push to promote comprehensive Arab-Israeli peace, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said on Tuesday, suggesting reinvigorated U.S. role in trying to solve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Hillary Clinton… Read More Clinton” Israel must compromise or face fate of Islamic dictatorships

Hillary Clinton: Arabs are tired of corrupt regimes

On Sunday, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Ahmed Abul Gheit warned the West to stay out of Arab affairs, days after US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton urged Arab leaders to work with their peoples to bring reforms. “We hope the (Arab League) will adopt Egypt’s proposal which would be a message from the Arab to the… Read More Hillary Clinton: Arabs are tired of corrupt regimes