588 articles tagged "US"
Iran Set for Localized Military Clashes with the US
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report August 3, 2017

Trump and Khamenei are shadowboxing after a new round of US sanctions.

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Jerusalem Shrine Terror Cripples Trump’s Plans for a US-Sunni Arab Bloc
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 27, 2017

Israel was forced by Palestinian turbulence to cave in on terrorism and Temple Mount sovereignty.

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Baghdad Turns Away from US, Opts for Iran-Russian Axis
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 27, 2017

After Mosul, Abadi also signs a deal for the purchase of Russian T-90 Tanks.

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China Pivots East: First Naval Exercise in the Mediterranean
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report July 13, 2017

It took place en route to joint Chinese-Russian drills in the Baltic amid their expanded military cooperation.

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ISIS Upbeat after New Tactic Slows US Military Assault on Mosul
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report April 27, 2017

Small units armed with dozens of bomb cars are forcing US, Iraqi troops to fall back.

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Trump Pumps More US Troops into Syria, Iraq and Yemen
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 30, 2017

A fight is ahead on Capitol Hill over Trump administration’s actions without Congress.

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Erdogan Is in Hot Water in Washington, Moscow and Tehran
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report March 2, 2017

All three are determined to curtail the Turkish presence in Syria and Iraq.

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The Kurds Ditch US in War on ISIS, Strike a Better Deal with Russia
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report December 15, 2016

The US lost its main spearhead for an offensive to clear ISIS out of Raqqa.

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Obama’s “Turkish Headache” Holds up the Operation to Liberate Raqqa
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 10, 2016

If the Kurds take the lead, they risk being hit in the back by the Turkish army.

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US on alert for terror strikes around elections
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis November 4, 2016

The FBI has warned officials in New York, Texas and Virginia about possible al Qaeda or ISIS attacks in the run-up to Election Day on Nov. 8. No specific locations were mentioned. However, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, which operates airports, tunnels and bridges around New York City, are continuing "a high level of patrols." The warning comes a day after the debkafile report of a terror threat possibly timed for the US election.

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China Creates Regional anti-ISIS Lineup without US, Australia and Japan
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 3, 2016

ISIS is finding fertile ground in Southeast Asia for relocating from the Middle East.

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No Iranian Puppet, New Lebanese President Surprises by Open Door to Washington
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 3, 2016

Appoints sons-in-law as Army Commander and Party Leader.

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Erdogan Wants a Turkish Enclave to Span Syria and Iraq
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report November 3, 2016

This would pre-empt Syrian and Iraqi Kurdish independence aspirations.

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Iran’s Tel Afar op is in sync with Russia in Syria
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 30, 2016

The pro-Iranian Iraqi Shiite drive to capture Tel Afar, 55 km from Mosul in western Iraq, was designed less to complete the encirclement of the Islamists in Mosul and more to forge a link in the land bridge Tehran aspires to build to give its Revolutionary Guards free passage to Hizballah and the Shiite groups fighting for Bashar Assad in Syria. This is reported by debkafile’s military and intelligence sources.

 

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The Kurds Suddenly Opt out of Mosul Offensive
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 27, 2016

Their leaders refuse to let troops be cannon fodder for US, Iraqi interests.

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Russia Beats Sanctions, Obtains French Helicopter Carriers for $1
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 27, 2016

And beat Western sanctions by a scam with French, Egyptian, Saudi connivance.

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Comparing the US-led Mosul Operation with Russia’s Intervention in Aleppo
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 27, 2016

The US-led operation to liberate Mosul went haywire in its first week.

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Tehran will fight Turkey’s role in Mosul operation
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 24, 2016

The involvement of Turkish special operations, armored and artillery forces in support of the Kurdish Peshmerga battle to drive ISIS out of Bashiqa, 12 south of Mosul, marks a pivotal moment in the US-led coalition’s anti-ISIS offensive to free Iraq’s second city. The entire Mosul operation hangs in the balance. Instead of fighting ISIS, the coalition’s partners are squaring off to fight each other.

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Iranian radar in Yemen hit by US Tomahawks
Iran’s 34th fleet faces US flotilla opposite Yemen
DEBKAfile Exclusive Analysis October 14, 2016

Iran’s Navy commander Rear Admiral Habibollah Sayyari announced Thursday, Oct. 13, that the Iranian 34th Fleet had deployed warships to the Bab al-Mandeb strait opposite the shores of Yemen. 

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Obama set for Mosul battle, leaves Aleppo to Putin
DEBKAfile Exclusive Report October 8, 2016

Obama hopes to complete the Mosul offensive before the end of December and incorporate this victory in his legacy. The Syrian town of Aleppo can go by the board. He leaves it to putin to recover for Assad.

 

 

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