Two questions that should have been addressed to the Obama Administration concerning Iraq at the Congressional hearings of last week were not asked but were merely, and at best, just touched on. The first is why the plan to organize ...Read More »
Yearly Archives: 2015
CENTCOM Chief Presents Comprehensive Plan for Middle East Security—But Where Does the White House Stand?
On March 3, General Lloyd Austin testified before the House Armed Services Committee and, for the first time in more than six years, an Obama Administration official delivered a comprehensive evaluation and strategy for stability in the extended area of ...Read More »
US Secretary of state John Kerry’s meeting with GCC foreign ministers in Riyadh in March 5th was indeed very candid. “If you allow the Iranians any nuclear activities, we should be allowed the same. If they get nuclear weapons, we ...Read More »
On March 10, former Iranian President Ayatollah Hashemi Rafsanjani was defeated by hard-line cleric Ayatollah Mohammad Yazdi, in a special election to choose a new Chairman of the Assembly of Experts. The Assembly is responsible for the selection of the ...Read More »