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At a 'fateful crossroads,' a call to link arms

...men and women in Iraq and Afghanistan."Beyond the Middle East, Iran attacks America and its allies through its global...ambition to unfold an Islamic curtain over the whole of the Middle East and beyond ? and most importantly its insatiable thirst...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-03-05/fateful-crossroads-ca
House speaker out of line

...state to speak to Congress without consulting the president, especially since Netanyahu has sharply different views of Middle East policy than does Obama. Without a doubt Boehner's invitation exacerbated the division between Republicans and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-03-03/house-speaker-out-line
Rants & Raves

...job of putting America in more danger. So, is Obama doing that on purpose? SINCE WE SURELY know where some of the Middle East terrorists are grouped, could we maybe send over one plane to drop a bit of Ebola on 'em? TO THE SOLDIER who doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-28/rants-raves
Islamic State extremists kidnap at least 70 Christians in Syria

...conversations with villagers who fled the attack and their relatives. His group focuses on religious minorities in the Middle East."Have they been slaughtered? Are they still alive? We're searching for any news," said an Assyrian Christian...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-24/islamic-state-extremists-kidnap-lea
Where there isn't a will

...Iraq or to impose it on the next president, who will have enough to deal with given the mess Obama has created in the Middle East.This president doesn't need a new war resolution. He already has everything he needs to fight. Except the will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-22/where-there-isnt-will
Jobs are not the answer

...such a fanciful strategy to combat Islamic extremists beheading, burning, crucifying and raping their way across the Middle East.Echoing the words of his State Department spokeswoman Marie Harf ? who this week said ISIS militants "lack opportunity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-19/jobs-are-not-answer
Rants & Raves

...need to pick a side, but I'm afraid they already have. THE CRUSADES were a response to the brutal takeover of the Middle East, Eastern Europe, North Africa, and Western Europe by the Muslims between the 700s and the 1000s. Additionally...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-15/rants-raves
Bomb-sniffing K9, soldier reunited after tour in Afghanistan together

...old together." He trained with Max for five months in 2011 as they were both being prepared for a deployment to the Middle East. They then spent another five months together in southern Helmand, Afghanistan."We would be out in the desert for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-10/departure-reunion-brin
Rants & Raves

...Catch-22. PRESIDENT OBAMA refuses to welcome the Israeli prime minister, that country being our only real friend in the Middle East. Obama has betrayed the country he has sworn to protect. (PEOPLE) ARE FED up. Our congressmen, all they do is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-17/rants-raves
Sensible support

...calling Netanyahu an unprintable expletive and a "coward" for not doing anything "to reach an accommodation with" the Middle East belligerents who have publicly called for Israel's destruction.Visit a college campus these days and you might find...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-18/sensible-support