NATO facility has Georgia on Putin's Mind

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Russia's warning that the opening of a NATO training center in the Republic of Georgia is a "serious destabilizing factor" in the region that arises from more…

Turkey's bombing of Kurds
could unleash civil war

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Turkey could become engulfed in a civil war if its military doesn't stop aerial bombing and artillery shelling of Kurdish fighters battling ISIS in Syria, contends more…

48-hour deadline: Korea about to explode?

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Communist North Korea is threatening a military response to South Korea's psychological warfare broadcasts across the Demilitarized Zone as the U.S. military conducts joint exercises with more…

Iranian EMP attack on U.S. 'Shariah-compliant'

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – Iran's development of a nuclear weapon that complies with Islamic law should be grounds enough for Congress to kill the agreement between Iran and the West, more…

New bad-boy coalition: Russian, Syria, Saudis

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The prospect of Russia becoming a channel between Saudi Arabia and Syria to fight ISIS has raised the concerns of a retired U.S. general who backs more…