In the lawless jungles and seas of the southern Philippines, militants launch deadly attacks under the black flag of the Islamic State.
A few years ago they were latching onto al Qaida. Muslims in the Philippines have a long history of terrorism and rebellion. The military sidearm used from the early 1900s through the Vietnam war was developed to deal with the fanatics. I carried one as XO of a rifle company in Northern I Corps. The M1911 pistol has a storied history.
British spies smuggled an Iranian nuclear scientist to the UK across the English Channel on a dinghy after using the migrant crisis as cover, it has been claimed.
The 47-year-old man is thought to have hidden among other Iranians on an inflatable boat when making the crossing.
The scientist travelled by 3,000 miles by land to the French coast near Calais after he was reportedly smuggled out of his homeland and into neighbouring Turkey by the Israeli secret service Mossad.
The Iranian scientist, who has information about Iran's nuclear programme and reportedly helped plan the 2012 assassination of Tehran's top nuclear expert Mostafa Ahmadi Roshan, arrived in Lydd, Kent, with 12 other migrants on New Year's Eve.
It is thought that MI6, which was involved in a joint operation with Mossad and America's CIA, decided on the unusual method of 'extraction' because they did not want Tehran to find out about British involvement because Britain is still a…
Daily Mail: High-level pro-Iran militia commander is assassinated in Iraq by unknown gunmen
High-level Popular Mobilization Forces leader Taleb Abbas Ali al-Saedi was shot dead late on Saturday in Karbala, a city about 62 miles southwest of Baghdad.
Iranian influence in Iraq appears to be in trouble as those of its backers who did not flee already face death threats. The Iranian regime is having a bad week. I suspect that the resistance to Iran has stiffened since Trump took action against the regimes terror master.