Posts Tagged ‘escalate’

Tensions between Lebanon and Israel Escalate

Against the backdrop of the recent deterioration in Israel’s relations with Iran and the worsening of Tel Aviv’s relations with the Palestine Liberation Organization, whose militias operate from Lebanon, Syria and the Golan Heights, the situation on the border between Lebanon and Israel is becoming much more complicated. The IDF’s readiness for a new military […]

*** Livewire *** Pro-Abortion Protests Escalate in America’s Major Cities

Crowds of protesters gathered in America’s major cities to protest the Supreme Court decision on Friday to overturn Roe v. Wade.  Source

Authorities Warn Tonight’s Protests May Escalate From ‘Mostly Peaceful’ To ‘Somewhat Peaceful’

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Homeland Security has raised the level of its National Protest Advisory System (NPAS) from "Mostly Peaceful" to "Somewhat Peaceful" in response to swelling crowds outside the Supreme Court Building. The post Authorities Warn Tonight’s Protests May Escalate From ‘Mostly Peaceful’ To ‘Somewhat Peaceful’ appeared first on The Babylon Bee. Source

Riots in Sri Lanka Escalate

Not only has the state of the all-round crisis in which Sri Lanka found itself in March not “resolved” but, as recent events in the country show, it has become increasingly acute. Apparently, it is no longer an alarmist exaggeration to define the situation as “total chaos” by which this condition is assessed in China, that […]

The Situation in Syria Continues to Escalate

The situation in Syria in the coming days could seriously heat up due to several factors. In the north of the country, this is due to Turkey’s active redeployment of hundreds of soldiers and military equipment to the border in recent days, in particular tanks, artillery, multiple rocket launchers, and air defense systems. This military […]

US Likely To Escalate Violence In Afghanistan If Taliban Unable To Secure Stability

The Afghan Taliban have announced their interim-government, formed of group loyalists, throwing away the idea of an inclusive government in Afghanistan. If the country again plummets into chaos as a result the US government may again transition to a more hands on approach. The September 11 US troop withdrawal deadline is now here, with many […]

Tensions Escalate around Israel due to the Ongoing Dispute over the Golan Heights

The announcement by a US State Department spokesman, prompted by the American Washington Free Beacon information portal, that under the leadership of Joe Biden, the American authorities will be more cautious than under Trump, and shall tackle the issue of land ownership in the Golan Heights, once again stirred up the military-political groups not only in […]

Israel, Hamas escalate heavy fighting with no end in sight

Five Israelis, including three women and a child, were killed by rocket fire Tuesday and early Wednesday, and dozens of people wounded. The death toll in Gaza rose to 35 Palestinians, including 10 children, according to the Health Ministry. Over 200 people were wounded. In the West Bank, meanwhile, a 26-year-old Palestinian was killed during […]

IDF Chief of Staff Beefs Up Forces in West Bank as Tensions Escalate

IDF Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Aviv Kochavi delivers a statement to the press at the Kirya military headquarters in Tel Aviv on Nov. 12, 2019. Photo: Miriam Alster/Flash90. Following a weekend of tension, rocket fire, and riots, the IDF is boosting its forces in the West Bank in order to interdict possible terror attacks. […]

Jordan’s Prince Hamzah disobeys orders to stay silent, vows to ‘escalate’ moves

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‘We need to extricate from the Middle East, not escalate’: Dem lawmakers question Syria air strike

The Biden administration has carried out its first military action, bombing facilities in eastern Syria. A war monitor reported that 22 people or more were killed. The Pentagon says the strike targeted Iran-backed militias and came in response to a rocket attack on US-led forces in Iraq earlier this month. A number of congressional Democrats […]

Hamas might escalate fighting with Israel due to civilian pressure in Gaza, say officials

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Israel Strikes Iranian Targets In Syria As Tensions Escalate

Israel’s military carried out strikes against Iranian targets in Syria in response to an alleged Iranian rocket attack on the occupied Golan Heights. Israeli military spokesman Jonathan Conricus told journalists.”The (Israeli military) has struck dozens of Iranian military targets in Syria” The attack on Syrian territory was one of the largest in recent years, according […]

‘Benjatrump Boltonyahu’: U.S. and Israel Escalate War Rhetoric After Trump Scraps Iran Nuclear Deal, Hezbollah Gains in Lebanese Elections

21st Century Wire says… By now, you’ve heard about two major international events that have taken place over the last 72 hours. This past Sunday, Hezbollah gained seats in Lebanon’s Parliament – the country’s first parliamentary elections in nine years – and will now wield greater influence in the formation of a new Lebanese coalition […]

Israel desperate to escalate Syrian conflict – retaining US presence maintains its own advantage

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Why is Israel desperate to escalate Syrian conflict?

After seven years of utter devastation and bloodletting, a consensus has emerged among all the belligerents of the Syrian war to de-escalate the conflict, except Israel which wants to further escalate the conflict because it has been the only beneficiary of the carnage in Syria. Over the years, Israel has not only […]

Iran, Syria working closely to de-escalate situation in Ghouta: Araqchi

Press TV – Iran is working closely with Syria in order to bring calm back to parts of the Arab country that have witnessed renewed violence as a result of increased terrorist activities over the past days, Iranian Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araqchi says. After losing most of the Syrian territories in their control, militants are […]

» The Americans escalate while the Israelis are under their control The password is an American share of oil and gas in the Mediterranean Sea

Source فبراير 11, 2018 Written by Nasser Kandil, Apparently, Israel seems that it was the party that started the escalation in order to impose a fait accompli that reserves a seat for it in all the ongoing negotiations about the future of the region, and in order to link every forthcoming settlement with guarantees not […]

US and israel Escalate War on Syria

US and Israel Escalate War on Syria By Stephen Lendman, VISIT MY NEW WEB SITE:  (Home – Stephen Lendman).  Contact at [email protected] Both countries pursue regime change, wanting pro-Western puppet governance replacing Assad. Endless war rages despite all-out Russian efforts for diplomatic conflict resolution. It’s nowhere in sight, war likely to continue as long as […]

Did Russiagate Just Escalate Ukraine’s War?

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Anglo-American rhetoric and war plans escalate for conflict with North Korea

     The United States and Britain – the two countries responsible for so many recent wars and conflicts – are at it again. This time, the diabolical double-act has North Korea in its sights, despite the risk that such an attack could ignite a global nuclear war. Over the past week, US President Donald Trump […]

Does the civil war begin on November 4? "Refuse Fascism" to radically escalate left-wing battle tactics in bid to overthrow the country

(Natural News) Radical leftist groups have threatened to greatly escalate their counter-protest tactics after descending on Charlottesville, Virginia, recently to engage in violence against a group of peaceful protesters who were there to speak up about the removal of a historical statue. The so-called anti-fascist group “antifa” says it plans to become even more violent […]

Trump’s Plan to Escalate Militarized Policing Will Make Police Brutality Worse

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In ‘Open Effort To Escalate Racial Tensions,’ Trump To Fully Militarize Police

Trump’s plan to reverse ban on transfer of military equipment to police denounced by civil rights groups as “exceptionally dangerous and irresponsible” In what critics are characterizing as a “dangerous” move in the direction of a fully militarized police force, the Trump administration is reportedly gearing up to reverse a partial ban on the transfer of surplus […]

Activists Blockade Nuclear Base, Plead To De-escalate Crisis With North Korea

Photo: Leonard Eiger, Ground Zero Center for Nonviolent Action Washington State – Activists blockaded the West Coast nuclear submarine base that would likely carry out a nuclear strike against the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (North Korea) should President Donald Trump give the order. Naval Base Kitsap-Bangor, just 20 miles from Seattle, is home to the […]

US Looks to Dramatically Escalate Involvement in Libya, Setting Up a Permanent Military Base

US Looks to Dramatically Escalate Involvement in Libya

Source: ANTIWAR.COM US officials familiar with the situation say that the Trump Administration is likely to announce a dramatic “ramping up” of US involvement in Libya, appointing a new US ambassador, and setting up a permanent US military presence in the nation. While the military operation appears primarily aimed at supporting the “unity […]

SYRIA: Washington, Tel-Aviv, Riyadh Colluding to Escalate Conflict in Syria and Beyond

21st Century Wire says… As Washington’s hyperbole and aggression in Syria increase in line with their frustration at being out-smarted and out maneuvered at every turn by a battle hardened Syrian Arab Army, we see exposed, the soft underbelly of Riyadh. Tel-Aviv and Washington’s unholy alliance and its even unholier geopolitical agenda in the region.  […]

SYRIA: US Imperialism is a Global Failure, will they Escalate Conflict in Syria to Save Face?

Yasar Abdullah21st Century Wire “The best way to help Israel deal with Iran’s growing nuclear capability is to help the people of Syria overthrow the regime of Bashar Assad.” ~ Hillary Clinton, WikiLeaks Clinton Email Archive It has become a farcical continuum to expose, on a daily basis,  the involvement of the United States in what […]

Tensions Escalate Over Shoot-down of Syrian Jet

The Russian Ministry of Defense is calling yesterday’s downing of a Syrian military plane “a cynical violation of Syria’s sovereignty” as well as “a deliberate default on their [the US Coalition’s] obligations under the memorandum on on preventing incidents and providing for safe flights during operations in Syria signed on October 20, 2015.” As I […]

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