Iran, Russia split over Syria policy

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – A potential schism appears to be developing between Iran and Russia over how their respective strategic interests will be served in Syria and whether they will more…

America's allies keep IDs of terrorists secret

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – As Europe is being flooded with hundreds of thousands of Syrian refugees and Turkey is issuing new demands for visa-free travel for its citizens, under the more…

Experts: Russians returning to Syria?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Russia soon could return some 3,000 troops to Syria, Middle East experts tell Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, suggesting the compromise cease-fire between Moscow and Washington has more…

Germany's genocide vote threatens NATO

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – With Turkey suspending diplomatic relations with Germany over the German parliament's decision to declare the 1915 Armenian killings at the hands of the Turkish Ottoman Empire more…

EU held hostage with migrant threat

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's continued pressure on the European Union to allow Turkish citizens to enter Europe visa-free and his demand for more than $3 more…