US Sends Naval Strike Group To Middle East In "Message" To Iran
Monday, May 6, 2019, 7:42 PM
The US is sending an aircraft carrier strike-group and bomber task-force to Middle East in "clear and unmistakable" message to Iran, National Security Advisor John Bolton said. "In response to a number of troubling and escalatory indications and warnings, US is deploying the USS Abraham Lincoln Carrier Strike Group and bomber task force to the US Central Command region," Bolton said in a statement.
France Will Stay "Militarily Engaged" In Mideast On 2019: Emmanuel Macron
Friday, January 18, 2019, 7:42 AM
France will remain "militarily engaged" in Middle East through 2019 despite the announced US withdrawal from coalition fighting ISIS terrorists in Syria, President Emmanuel Macron said. "The retreat from Syria announced by our American friend cannot make us deviate from our strategic objective: eradicating Daesh," president said in a-speech-at an army base near Toulouse, southern France, using the Arabic acronym for the ISIS group.