Palestinian Killed by Israeli Army as Thousands Rally for Mass Gaza Protests — Palistinians “March of Return” — Situation in Gaza is “highly explosive”

Haaretz IDF says tank shells two Palestinians approaching border ■ Five Palestinians wounded in separate incidents ■ Thousands en route to mass protests along Gaza border Jack Khoury and Almog Ben …

Source: Palestinian Killed by Israeli Army as Thousands Rally for Mass Gaza Protests — Palistinians “March of Return” — Situation in Gaza is “highly explosive”

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Nine soldiers, five militants killed in attack on elite Yemeni force – Middle East Affairs

Suspected Al-Qaeda militants attacked a military checkpoint in southeastern Yemen, killing at least nine soldiers from a local force backed by a member of the Arab coalition fighting in the country, an official said on Thursday. The official said that five suspected militants also died during the gun attack late on Wednesday outside Al-Mukala, the […]

Source: Nine soldiers, five militants killed in attack on elite Yemeni force – Middle East Affairs

Trump : US withdrawing from Syria ‘very soon’ – Middle East Affairs

US President Donald Trump insisted Thursday that US forces would pull out of Syria “very soon” and lamented what he said was Washington’s waste of $7 trillion in Middle East wars. In a populist address to industrial workers in Ohio, Trump said US forces were close to securing all of the territory that the Daesh […]

Source: Trump : US withdrawing from Syria ‘very soon’ – Middle East Affairs

Gaza farmer killed by Israeli tank shell – Middle East Affairs

A Gaza farmer was killed and a second man was wounded by an Israeli tank shell on Friday, a Gaza health ministry spokesman said, on a day of heightened tensions ahead of planned protests by Palestinians along the border with Israel. The Israeli military declined initial comment and was checking for details. The Gaza health […]

Source: Gaza farmer killed by Israeli tank shell – Middle East Affairs

Team Obama’s smear machine-in-exile mobilizes to destroy Iran-deal critics — Politics of personal destruction seems Un-American

By Seth Mandel March 29, 2018 | 8:41pm | Updated  New York Post AP “John Bolton is at the nexus of Russia’s interference in our democracy and the NRA’s reckless agenda”: The sentence is so bonkers,…

Source: Team Obama’s smear machine-in-exile mobilizes to destroy Iran-deal critics — Politics of personal destruction seems Un-American

Jordan accepts Israel’s pick of ambassador as ties improve – Middle East Affairs

Jordan has accepted Israel’s choice of a new ambassador for the kingdom, another sign of improving ties after a months-long crisis. Government spokesman Mohammed Momani said on Thursday that the envoy, Amir Weissbrod, “can start his mission any time now.” The posting of a new Israeli ambassador would end one of the tensest episodes since […]

Source: Jordan accepts Israel’s pick of ambassador as ties improve – Middle East Affairs