IRAN SEIZES BRITISH OIL TANKER, DEFIES PRESIDENT TRUMP TO DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT:

By now it is obvious to anyone paying attention to escalating events in the Persian Gulf that Iran very much wants to draw the United States into a military conflict, the only question is why. One reason may be to get the sanctions lifted, another reason may be to give their buddy Russia a chance … Continue reading IRAN SEIZES BRITISH OIL TANKER, DEFIES PRESIDENT TRUMP TO DO ANYTHING ABOUT IT:

US Navy destroys Iranian drone in ‘defensive action,’ escalating tensions in Gulf region

President Donald Trump said a U.S. Navy ship destroyed an Iranian drone in a defensive action. Trump said the drone got too close to the USS Boxer in the Strait of Hormuz on Thursday amid already high tensions between Iran and the United States. “The Boxer took defensive action against an Iranian drone, after it ignored “multiple … Continue reading US Navy destroys Iranian drone in ‘defensive action,’ escalating tensions in Gulf region

War Threats: Iran doubles down on threat to attack Britain over ‘vicious’ oil tanker seizure

IRAN’s supreme leader has threatened Britain with retaliation over the “vicious” seizure of an Iranian oil tanker near Gibraltar. As tensions escalate over the tanker row, it's been revealed that the Royal Navy is set to send a third warship to the Persian Gulf this summer. It comes as an Iranian bomb boat was found in … Continue reading War Threats: Iran doubles down on threat to attack Britain over ‘vicious’ oil tanker seizure

Iranian nabbed trying to sneak nuke enrichment components out of US

An Iranian national has been caught by the Trump administration attempting to smuggle materials that could be used to enrich uranium out of the U.S., according to the Justice Department, The Washington Free Beacon reported. Uranium is the key component in a nuclear weapon. Tehran recently announced that it was starting to enrich uranium beyond the … Continue reading Iranian nabbed trying to sneak nuke enrichment components out of US

As Tensions Between Iran And The United States Continue To Rise, Israel Holds Massive Military Exercises

Israel wrapped up its largest military drill in years on Wednesday, with thousands of troops from the army, navy and air force simulating a future war with the militant Lebanese Hezbollah group amid fears that Iran would draw its Shiite proxy into the recent growing tensions in the Persian Gulf. Israel made history this week by being the … Continue reading As Tensions Between Iran And The United States Continue To Rise, Israel Holds Massive Military Exercises

World War 3 alert: ‘Don’t play with a lion’s tail!’ Iranian commander issues FIERY threat

A SENIOR Iranian military commander has vowed to keep soldiers in Syria and warned Israel it was “playing with a lion’s tai” after Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed to continue targeting Iranian forces in Syria after a series of recent missile attacks. The war of words further up the tension in the Middle East … Continue reading World War 3 alert: ‘Don’t play with a lion’s tail!’ Iranian commander issues FIERY threat

Erdogan calls for joint Turkish-Russian-Iranian control of US pullout from Syria

Like Washington, Moscow is averse to the Turkish army moving into northern Syrian Kurdish lands after the Americans leave. Yet on Wednesday, Jan. 9, Turkish foreign minister Mevlut Cavusoglu called for the US pullout from Syria to be controlled jointly by Turkey, Russia and Iran, because the US “has been facing several difficulties amid the … Continue reading Erdogan calls for joint Turkish-Russian-Iranian control of US pullout from Syria

Iran’s Idea of “Human Rights”: Persecute Christians

Not only does Iran persecute its Christian minorities, but it also tries to coerce them to embrace Islam -- despite Rouhani's boasts before the UN that "Iran does not seek to... impose its official religion on others..." "Rouhani wants to prove that he is a good Muslim by persecuting Christians....The authorities are trying to eradicate Christianity, … Continue reading Iran’s Idea of “Human Rights”: Persecute Christians

How Assad Helped Create ISIS to Win in Syria and Got Away With the Crime of the Century

While Syria remains torn between Russian, American and Turkish interests, with world leaders working to avoid a bloodbath in the remaining pocket of resistance, one thing is certain: President Bashar Assad has won Syria’s devastating seven-year civil war.To secure his victory, experts say, Assad helped incubate the extremism that led to the rise of the … Continue reading How Assad Helped Create ISIS to Win in Syria and Got Away With the Crime of the Century