Massive armada of IRGC boats mobilize in Gulf amid rumors, Israeli strike imminent

The naval forces of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) on Thursday conducted large-scale exercises in the Strait of Hormuz at a moment Tehran believes Israel will launch a preemptive strike aimed at drawing Trump into ordering US military action in the region before he leaves office in January. According to state-run English language PressTV, “The […]

Canada faces fresh calls to help fight terrorism, facilitate peace talks in Mali

Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press Sun Nov 15 2020 15:52:56 OTTAWA — Canada is being urged to step up its presence in Mali, including through the provision of military assistance to help fight Islamic militants in the region and a diplomatic push to lead peace and reconciliation talks. The calls for greater involvement follow a […]

Trump’s Iraq troop draw-down to begin this month, top general announces

By Tyler Duden, Zero Hedge Wed Sep 09 2020 14:39 Previously the Trump administration said it would aim for a major troop reduction in Iraq by the time of the November election. It appears that promise — part of the Trump campaign’s longtime pledge to “bring Americans home” from unnecessary “endless” foreign wars and occupations abroad — is on […]