Middle East Nightmare: Could Israeli Strikes in Syria Trigger War With Russia?

Is that possible?

by Michael Peck (The National Interest)

Could Israeli air strikes in Syria trigger war between Israel and Russia?

Israel remains determined to continue pounding Iranian forces in Syria in a bid to keep Tehran’s forces away from Israel’s northern border.… read the full article

Trump Taps Kevin McAleenan As New Mr. Fix-It for Border Crisis

By jackie.kucinich@thedailybeast.com (Jackie Kucinich) Scott.Bixby@thedailybeast.com (Scott Bixby) Erin.Banco@thedailybeast.com (Erin Banco) (The Daily Beast)

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Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen resigned from her position on Sunday evening, after serving 16 turbulent months as the nation’s top national security official and the president’s punching bag on border security.… read the full article