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Using Oil to Secure Strategic Peace and Forge New Alliances

Brett Daniel Shehadey
Special Contributor for In Homeland Security

Looking one war ahead, America’s next great war could strike simultaneously in the Middle East and the Pacific. Washington will have more of a future enemy in Arab spawned jihadists and supported “mujahedin” in Syria and Iraq than they can imagine at the moment; and Africa. There will also be conflict in the Pacific if unchecked early on.

Iran Hit With Another Cyber Attack

By William Tucker It is still early in the reporting on this claim out of Iran, but sources from outside the country have confirmed that Iran has been forced to take computers belonging to the Oil Ministry offline. If this was a deliberate attack, it would be the fourth publically known cyber attack against Iran since the discovery of Stuxnet.

Iran Threatens Strait of Hormuz

By William Tucker The media has been buzzing today over comments made by Parviz Sarvari in which the Iranian politician claimed that Iran would soon war game the closing of the Strait of Hormuz. Tehran has been threatening to do so should the U.S. or Israel ever attack over the Iran’s nuclear program, but this may be bluster.