Turkey Restricts Area for Possible Testing of Its S-400 Systems Near Black Sea Coast

Earlier this month, Washington said that Turkey’s S-400 deal with Russia remains “a major obstacle” in US-Turkish relations. The US has repeatedly claimed that the S-400 air defence systems are incompatible with NATO security standards, allegations that Turkey rejects. … Read More >Turkey Restricts Area for Possible Testing of Its S-400 Systems Near Black Sea Coast

Hero or Lunatic? How do Palestinians View Naftali Bennett, PM Netanyahu’s Main Challenger?

While many in Israel regard the former defence chief as a potential replacement for Benjamin Netanyahu, Palestinians are dreading that prospect, says a Ramallah-based expert. The prime reason for this is his hawkish views and zero compromise on key issues including Jerusalem and Jewish settlements. … Read More >Hero or Lunatic? How do Palestinians View Naftali Bennett, PM Netanyahu’s Main Challenger?

Iranian IRGC Quds Force Commander Warns Tehran Will ‘Definitely’ Avenge US Killing of Soleimani

Earlier, Politico reported, citing an anonymous intelligence source, that Tehran is looking at options to avenge the killing of top Iranian General Qasem Soleimani. According to the media outlet, the US ambassador to South Africa may be a potential target. … Read More >Iranian IRGC Quds Force Commander Warns Tehran Will ‘Definitely’ Avenge US Killing of Soleimani

Pompeo Claims US-North Korean Diplomacy ‘Successful’ Despite Pyongyang’s Recent ICBM Display

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo asserts that the world should be more concerned about the missile tests of China, rather than those of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK), despite recent footage showing Pyongyang’s new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM). … Read More >Pompeo Claims US-North Korean Diplomacy ‘Successful’ Despite Pyongyang’s Recent ICBM Display