WEB Notes: We have included a map below this post. You will notice Saudi Arabia and Bahrain are neighbors to Iran across the Persian Gulf. Both of these nations are enemies of Iran, last year Bahrain cut off diplomatic ties with Iran after Saudi Arabia did. Notice the military hardware that is to be sold to both of these nations. Missiles and fighter jets both capable of being used against Iran. Listen to the words from one White House Official, “These are significant sales for key allies in the Gulf who are facing the threat from Iran and who can contribute to the fight against the Islamic State.” Iran is a made up threat, but they are a threat to Global Powers as they are not a part of the current global structure.
As U.S. tensions with Iran rose last week, 17 ships from the United States, United Kingdom, France, and Australia launched a major war game just 50 miles from the Iranian coast.
WEB Notes: Last time around the citizens of Greece voted not to be bailed out, but the government took the bailout anyway and nothing has changed for the better for this nation.
The nation’s top Homeland Security official portrayed himself Tuesday as a steward of President Trump’s vision for border security as he laid out a path to fruition for some of Trump’s most bombastic campaign promises.
At least 121 killings within a four-year span were carried out by convicted immigrants who were not deported, according to a 2015 U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee document recently reviewed by el Nuevo Herald.
Eagle-eyed skywatchers will see a “penumbral” lunar eclipse Friday evening during the full moon.Not as spectacular — or noticeable — as a total lunar eclipse, this rather subtle phenomenon occurs when the moon moves through the outer part of Earth’s shadow (known as the penumbra), according to EarthSky.org.