DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 12, 2010
Tehran is fearful of US troop concentrations in western Afghanistan when the main thrust of the coalition's campaign against Taliban is in the south. Iran does not believe US curbs on an Israeli attack are for real.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis March 9, 2010
Preliminary Iraqi election results show incumbent prime minister Nouri Maliki returned with a commanding 100 parliamentary seats out of 325 and the ability to form a pro-American coalition with Iyad Allawi's secular alliance and the Kurdish bloc that will be stable enough for US troops to depart Iraq on schedule.
DEBKAfile Special Report March 6, 2010
The Western powers are scrapping tough measures incorporated in the original motion they drafted for a UN Security Council sanctions resolution against
debkafile reports: By the time it is tabled, the resolution will be toothless as an instrument for holding back
DEBKAfile DEBKA Weekly March 5, 2010
Mahmoud Ahmadinejad is unmoved by Western media inattention to his hate campaign against Jews and Israel. He is campaigning hard to plant the poison in the Muslim mainstream. Its malevolence recalls Nazi "final solution" propaganda. DEBKA-Net-Weekly first disclosed the existence of this manifesto on March 5, 2010. debkafile now makes it available to the general reader.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 3, 2010
The Obama administration fell for Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's tactics and suspended its drive for tough, speedy sanctions, DEBKA-Net-Weekly discloses, with a blow-by-blow account of how the process played out.
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DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 26, 2010
Iran pulled off a major coup in capturing the Sunni Jund Allah leader Abdul Malek Rigi. The darkest secret of the affair was Pakistan's connivance with Tehran for a step that knocked the legs out from under a vital US endeavor.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 25, 2010
Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has summoned allied Islamist and terrorist chiefs to
DEBKAfile Special Report February 24, 2010
debkafile's intelligence and counter-terror sources rate Rigi's capture one of Iranian intelligence's biggest coups and a stinging setback for Western undercover operations against the Islamic regime in
DEBKAfile Special Report February 22, 2010
European anti-terror agencies warned EU foreign ministers that further sensationalizing the
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 12, 2010
Iran's leaders pin popular unrest on Western instigators in order to try protesters as traitors. More than 50,000 motorcycles have been purchased for Basijj thugs to break up street demonstrations, but the regime hopes to outnumber them by fielding 3 million government supporters.
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 12, 2010
How they cooperate is still moot. But Israel is preparing to face the music from Hizballah in the North, Hamas in the South and Syria in the northeast. Egypt secures the passage of Israeli warships through Suez, is conspicuously eager to join any US-Israeli action against Iran.
DEBKAfile Special Report February 9, 2010
In a well-coordinated offensive, pro-government Basijj militiamen in civilian dress hurled rocks and eggs at the Italian and French embassies in
DEBKAfile Special Report February 8, 2010
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 5, 2010
debkafile Iranian and military sources report the new war threats from
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report February 3, 2010
Italian PM Berlusconi said Tuesday the state-controlled oil giant Eni SpA had withdrawn from developing a southern Iranian oilfield (a small project) and promised to "block new investments in oil and gas."
His silence on current rather than future investments shows which way the wind is blowing. His Israeli hosts withheld comment on
DEBKAfile Special Report February 1, 2010
The beaches of Ashkelon and Ashdown, twin Israeli ports up to 25 km north of
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 31, 2010
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 30, 2010
debkafile's Iranian sources report that the Basijj militia chiefs have a plan to seize the British embassy in
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report January 29, 2010
Majlis Speaker Ali Larijani questioned the wisdom of Ahmadinejad's 20 pc uranium enrichment boast. Other critics doubt whether it is true. The president will forge ahead to prove they are wrong, buoyed up by the European Union's soft posture.