CENTCOM continue to release daily updates on airstrikes against IS in Syria and Iraq

CENTCOM continue to release daily updates on airstrikes against IS in Syria and Iraq. Below are the reports released from 18 October 2015: CENTCOM release (18 Oct 2015) – Oct. 18: Military airstrikes continue against ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq: CENTCOM release (19 Oct 2015) – Oct. 19: Military airstrikes continue against ISIL terrorists…Read more CENTCOM continue to release daily updates on airstrikes against IS in Syria and Iraq

Radical preacher Omar Bakri Mohammed’s son executed by IS for apostasy?

The son of Omar Bakri Mohammed, the radical preacher who left the UK for Lebanon following the 7/7 bombings in London was allegedly executed by IS for apostasy. Alleged IS document (29 Aug 2015) stating Mohammed's death sentence for apostasy. This could be fake as deaths have been claimed before to buy time for an…Read more Radical preacher Omar Bakri Mohammed’s son executed by IS for apostasy?

Islamic State release a new video regarding the US accompanied attack on an IS prison in Iraq

IS Video regarding US accompanied attack on prison in Iraq: The used medical items could well be those used to try and save the life of Master Sgt. Joshua Wheeler who was fatally wounded during the raid. See previous post on The WIDER View regarding the raid below: https://thewiderview.com/2015/10/26/first-video-footage-released-by-us-showing-prison-break-last-week-in-iraq/

China vs USA, the underlying tensions that wont go away

Although China and US relations seem cordial on the surface most of the time in respective main stream media reports, things have been simmering below the surface. The south China sea is a particular magnet for this annoyance such as boundary and fishing lane disputes but also the potential presence of oil and gas below…Read more China vs USA, the underlying tensions that wont go away

Russian and US tit for tat propaganda, latest example being medical facilities allegedly bombed by Russia in Syria

Recent examples below of the on going propaganda war between Russia and the US regarding medical facilities bombed by Russian jets in Syria. Examples of Pro Western articles: Washington Post article (28 Oct 2015) - Medical facilities becoming routine casualties in conflict zones: TR News article (29 Oct 2015) - No firsthand info on alleged…Read more Russian and US tit for tat propaganda, latest example being medical facilities allegedly bombed by Russia in Syria

Iran is joining talks on Syira in Vienna today

The Guardian article (30 Oct 2015) - Syria peace talks pin hopes for end to war on Iran and Saudi Arabia: The Wall Street Journal article (30 Oct 205) - In Shift, U.S. Invites Iran to Join Syria Talks: Talks between the main regional players begin today in Vienna but do not include the Syrian…Read more Iran is joining talks on Syira in Vienna today