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LIBYA CRISIS: Egypt and Congo to consider direct military intervention against Turkish backed Muslim Brotherhood

The African Union in responding to Turkey’s interventions in supporting militias in Libya and in Syria, is developing a concrete strategy to directly intervene militarily under the auspices of the AU. Senior diplomatic sources confirmed that a new impasse will confront Erdogan in Libya, especially after the meeting of the Libyan Crisis Committee in the […]

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Erdogan Stirs the Pot .. Again

By Steve Brown – Sensing a power vacuum in Washington, Europe, and Tel Aviv along with the weakness of North African regimes – and emboldened by his own hubris – Erdogan has promised military boots on the ground in Libya as first reported in Can Recep the Magnificent Sort Out Libya on December 18th.     The […]

Erdoğan Opened a Pandora’s Box in Libya That Will Be Difficult to Close

Tensions in the Eastern Mediterranean are rapidly rising after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan met with a Libyan official of the internationally recognized Government of National Accord (GNA), based in the Libyan capital of Tripoli, in Ankara last week. They agreed on their own Economic Exclusive Zone (EEZ) that penetrates into Greek and Cypriot waters, […]

Egypt accuses US of interference because of military cooperation with Russia

CAIRO – An Egyptian MP said the US threatens his country for its intention to deepen military cooperation with Russia, calling it unacceptable interference. Last week, The Wall Street Journal reported that the Pentagon and the US State Department warned in a joint letter to the Egyptian authorities about the introduction of possible sanctions for […]

REPORT: UK’s Secret Military Unit That Answers to Saudi Arabian Commanders

LONDON/RIYADH – The UK military has a team of high-ranking soldiers embedded in the Saudi Arabian armed forces who are believed to be taking their orders from Saudi commanders. The British program, details of which have long been kept secret from the British parliament and public, involves training the Saudis in “internal security”. Paid for […]