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Iran Sends Warships to Yemeni Waters Raising the Stakes in the Region

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Shiite rebels and allied military units in Yemen defied Saudi-led airstrikes to seize a provincial capital in a heavily Sunni tribal area on Thursday as their patron Iran called the two-week air campaign a “crime” and appealed for peace talks. The rebel fighters, known as Houthis, along with military units loyal…

Saudi and Egyptian Led Coalition Set to Invade Yemen (Wow, just plain wow. Iran and Saudi Arabia may be entering into a major regional war. Perhaps a prelude to WWIII?)

As reported first thing today, while the initial phase of the military campaign against Yemen has been taking place for the past 18 hours and been exclusively one of airborne assaults by forces of the “Decisive Storm” coalition, Saudi hinted at what is coming next following reports that it had built up a massive 150,000…

Saudi Arabian Led Coalition Strikes on Yemen Stokes Fears of Proxy War in Middle East

The unraveling security situation in Yemen is increasingly pitting Mideast regional powers against one another. Iranian-backed Houthi rebels are battling Saudi-supported government loyalists for control over the country in a conflict that has escalated in recent months. Violence there is leading to fears a civil war in Yemen could lead to a wider regional conflict.…

More US Allies Fear Obama Too Soft on Iran (Winston Churchill’s Quote on Appeasement: “You were given the choice between war and dishonor. You chose dishonor and you will have war.”)

WASHINGTON — Israel is not the only vital American ally in the Middle East increasingly alarmed that the U.S. is working too closely with Iran. So are America’s most important Arab partners. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has trumpeted his worries about a U.S.-Iranian nuclear deal, most recently to the U.S. Congress last week. Equally…