Egyptian police protesting kidnapping of 7 block Israel border crossing

Egyptian police protesting kidnapping of 7 block Israel border crossing

Scores of Egyptian police, according to security sources, angered by the kidnapping of seven of their colleagues by Islamist gunmen in the Sinai Peninsula, ¬†blocked a commercial border crossing with Israel¬†on Sunday to pressure the Cairo government to help free the men. According to local official Ahmed Osman, the policemen closed the main gates of […]

Syria Opposition Offers Little Hope for Middle East Peace

Syria Opposition Offers Little Hope for Middle East Peace

As Syrian President Bashar Assad accuses Israel of providing support to the forces opposing him, prospects for an end to regional tensions remain elusive and the various factions of the Syrian opposition themselves offer little hope for Middle East Peace, regardless of the outcome of this conflict. The Regime in Damascus faces an array of […]

Concerns From Israel Over Cruise Missiles Sold to Syria

Concerns From Israel Over Cruise Missiles Sold to Syria

  Raised concerns by the Israeli government from the reports that Russia has sold Yakhont antiship cruise missiles to Syrian President Bashar Assad. The new missiles are more effective with advanced radar, than the older versions also sold to Syria by Russia in 2011. The delivery of this type of missile to Syria has sparked […]