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Report: Trump to Push ‘Arab NATO’ Proposal in Saudi Arabia

Would Aim to Unify Sunni Arabs Under NATO-Style Command
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Turkey Seeks Advanced S-400 Anti-Air Missiles From Russia

Turkey and Russia are haggling over the price for Turkey’s purchase of advanced long-range S-400 anti-air missiles, billed as F-35 killers by Moscow....
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U.S. Wars in the Middle East Were Not Supposed to Bring Democracy, Condoleezza Rice Says

Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Thursday that U.S.-led interventions in the Middle East and Central Asia were not about spreading democracy, but about addressing regional security issues....
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US Approves $2 Billion Missile Sale to United Arab Emirates

Sale Will Include 165 Patriot Missiles...
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The CIA has a long history of helping to kill leaders around the world

US intelligence agency has since 1945 succeeded in deposing or killing a string of leaders, but was forced to cut back after a Senate investigation in the 1970s...
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Iran Warns Saudi Prince for Bringing 'Battle' to Iran Remark

Tehran, Iran (AP) -- Iran's defense minister has lashed back at Saudi Arabia, slamming the kingdom's deputy crown prince over comments last week underscoring the deep rivalries between the Sunni and Shiite power....
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At Least 50 Afghan Soldiers Killed as Pakistan Overruns Border Checkpoints

Over 100 Troops Wounded as Fighting Escalates...
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Russia, Turkey, Iran sign deal to set up Syria safe zones

Astana (Kazakhstan) (AFP) - Russia, Iran and Turkey on Thursday signed an agreement on setting up four safe zones in Syria that the United Nations described as a promising step to wind down the brutal six-year war....
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Trump to visit Saudi Arabia in first foreign trip, seeking new ties with Muslim world

WASHINGTON — President Trump announced Thursday that his first foreign destination since taking office will be Saudi Arabia, where he will join leaders from across the Muslim world late this month to seek a new covenant to battle extremism and confront Iran....
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Merkel to hold Sochi talks with Putin

German chancellor Angela Merkel will meet Russian president Vladimir Putin on Tuesday in her first visit to Russia since 2015. ...
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Iran’s Top Military Commander Urges Syrians’ Vigilance against Divisive Plots

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Chief of Staff of the Iranian Armed Foreces Major General Mohammad Baqeri called on Syrian nation to maintain unity and reject divisive plots hatched by foreign enemies. ...
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US Marines return to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand

Lashkar Gah (Afghanistan) (AFP) - US Marines returned to Afghanistan's volatile Helmand Saturday, where American troops faced heated fighting until NATO's combat mission ended in 2014, as embattled Afghan security forces struggle to beat back the resurgent Taliban....
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Russia Risks a Showdown With Israel over Hezbollah in Syria

,,,The Israelis put an end to all of it with a blitzkrieg that neutralized Russia’s Arab clients in six days, and in the process seized the West Bank, Gaza, Sinai, and much of the Golan Heights. ,,,...
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Military preparations ‘underway’ on North Korea, Trump aide says

WASHINGTON — President Trump is stepping up diplomatic and economic pressure on North Korea, and military preparations are “underway” in the event that such action is necessary, a senior administration official told reporters on Wednesday....
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US test launches unarmed intercontinental ballistic missile

VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. (AP) — An unarmed Minuteman 3 intercontinental ballistic missile was launched from California early Wednesday in a test of the weapon system that is part of the U.S. nuclear force....
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China launches 1st domestically-made aircraft carrier

BEIJING (AP) — China has launched its first aircraft carrier built entirely on its own, in a demonstration of the growing technical sophistication of its defense industries and determination to safeguard its maritime territorial claims and crucial trade routes....
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U.S. moves THAAD anti-missile to South Korean site, sparking protests

SEOUL (Reuters) - The U.S. military moved parts of an anti-missile defense system to a deployment site in South Korea on Wednesday amid heightened tensions over North Korea's missile and nuclear weapons programs, triggering protests from villagers and China....
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US Navy fires warning flare at Iran vessel in Persian Gulf

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A U.S. Navy guided-missile destroyer fired a warning flare toward an Iranian Revolutionary Guard vessel coming near it in the Persian Gulf, an American official said on Wednesday, the latest tense naval encounter between the two countries....
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Russian Senator: U.K. Will Be 'Wiped Off the Face of the Earth' If It Uses Nuclear Weapons

A senior Russian politician responded aggressively Monday to comments by the U.K.'s defense minister suggesting pre-emptive use of nuclear weapons against Russia is an option for London, claiming the U.K. would be completely annihilated by Russia's nukes in response. ...
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Pentagon chief warns of 'tough year' for Afghanistan

Kabul (AFP) - US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis warned of "another tough year" in Afghanistan as he arrived on an unannounced visit Monday, hours after his Afghan counterpart resigned over a deadly Taliban attack that triggered anger and left the embattled army in disarray....
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