6,000 U.S. Troops to Take Part in Jordanian Eager Lion Military Exercise

            Source: Department of Defense U.S. forces along with those from more than 20 other nations will begin military exercises in Jordan next week. Pentagon Spokesman Army Col. Steve Warren said today Eager Lion 14… Continue Reading

Jordan redeploys military along border with Syria

Source: Jerusalem Post/Reuters The Jordanian military is redeploying its forces along the Hashemite Kingdom’s lengthy border with Syria in light of the deteriorating security situation on the frontier, the London-based Arab-language newspaper Al-Hayat reported on Monday.The newspaper quotes Jordanian sources as saying… Continue Reading

IDF Human Intelligence Division ‘UNIT 504’ recruiting agents to work against Syrian jihadists

Source: Middle East Monitor Israel is deeply concerned after Syrian opposition forces were reported to have control of more than 70 per cent of the border area, the Jerusalem Post said on Friday. In a report Israel’s security and intelligence… Continue Reading

Jordanian air strike destroyed Al Qaeda raider force heading for secret US-Jordanian training facility

        Source: Debka The Royal Jordanian Air force strike Wednesday, April 16, against a combat vehicle convoy from Syria destroyed an Al Qaeda raider force on its way to attack US military targets in the kingdom, debkafile’s… Continue Reading

Airbridge transporting jihadis from Jordan to Turkey

Source: al-akhbar Turkey is not alone in supporting jihadis in the battles in Latakia’s northern countryside. Recent information revealed the existence of an airbridge between Jordan and Turkey, transporting jihadis after they are trained on Jordan soil. Syria’s southern battlefront… Continue Reading

U.S. shifts Syria proxy strategy to ‘southern front’: CIA operatives giving cash-stuffed envelopes to rebel fighters

            Source: LA Times The Free Syrian Army commander, head of a moderate rebel force fighting just across the border in southern Syria, watched helplessly for months as better-funded Islamist militant groups peeled off half the 2,000… Continue Reading

U.S. sends additional Special Forces to train Jordanian and Iraqi forces

Source: Reuters he United States recently sent a small number of special forces soldiers to Jordan to train with counterparts from Iraq and Jordan, a new step in the Obama administration’s effort to help Baghdad stamp out a resurgent al… Continue Reading

US to use Jordan as base for potential military intervention in Syrian

Source: Middle East Monitor The United States is planning to use the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan as a base for a potential military intervention in Syria to topple Syrian President Bashar Al Assad and his regime, Western diplomatic sources claimed. The sources… Continue Reading

CIA advisers and special ops forces to train Iraqis in Jordan

Source: AP U.S. officials are planning to use a small number of U.S. special operations forces in Jordan to train Iraqi troops as part of a broader effort to help Iraq fight the growing al-Qaida threat within its borders. There… Continue Reading

“The Operations Room”: Secret HQ in Amman trains and directs Syrian Rebels in South

Source: National A secret operations command centre in Jordan, staffed by western and Arab military officials, has given vital support to rebels fighting on Syria’s southern front, providing them with weapons and tactical advice on attacking regime targets. Rebel fighters… Continue Reading

U.S. to keep 1,500 troops in Jordan | U.S. Special Forces active in South Sudan, Congo and CAR

Editor’s Note: I have been archiving many articles pertaining to the connection of the Pentagon’s | NATO’s  covert and overt operations in sovereign resource rich  African nations .  The militarized scramble for Africa is nothing more than to purge natural resources for corporate interest and… Continue Reading

The wars being fought over natural gas

Source: Cyprus Mail WARS in the Middle East in the first decade of the new millennia used to be about oil. Now they are about natural gas. Cypriots beware: don’t be hoodwinked by President Obama’s moral posturing and so-called concern… Continue Reading

600 Royal Marines from 30 and 42 Commando units deploy to Jordan

Source: Express.uk […]   More than 600 Royal Marines from 30 and 42 Commando units will arrive in Aqaba, Jordan, next week for planned war-games, kitted out with chemical warfare equipment. Their numbers will include signallers from the Y Troop… Continue Reading