Longtime Islamic antagonists drawing closer

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Turkey and Iran have sided with opposing factions in the three-year Syrian civil war. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan wants Syrian President Bashar al-Assad removed more…

Russia threatens military invasion of Ukraine

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Russia appears to be underwhelmed by the deployment of American troops to Poland, on Ukraine's border, as Russia's foreign minister has threatened to respond as Moscow more…

'Provocative' Putin reacts to U.S. presence

by F. Michael Maloof -- [caption id="attachment_142259" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Vladimir Putin"][/caption] WASHINGTON – Russian President Vladimir Putin has begun to react to subtle U.S. military deployments in the periphery of Russia. The U.S. more…

Putin ignores sanctions,
cuts deals with Beijing

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor’s Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah’s G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Why it's hard for West to cut off Moscow

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The crisis in Ukraine has much broader implications than just a country looking westward over objections from Russia. According to regional sources, the crisis reflects a more…

Putin finds allies in European ultranationalists

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Turkish military assists attack on Christians

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The Turkish military is actively assisting foreign-backed Sunni Islamic militants who are routing Christian Armenians from the northwestern Syrian town of Kassab, Syrian and Lebanese sources more…

DHS study: North Korea capable
of EMP attack on U.S.

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – A long-suppressed report prepared by the Department of Homeland Security for the Defense Department concludes that North Korea could deliver on its threats to destroy the more…