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Israel increases attacks on Iran allies amid deepening ties to UAE, Saudi

The recent Israeli bombings of Iranian-allied groups in Iraq, Lebanon, and Syria come amid deepening ties between Israel and the Gulf monarchies. Israel and the United Arab Emirates have held secret meetings in recent months to share information and coordinate efforts against Iran. 

As’ad AbuKhalil, professor of political science at California State University Stanislaus, details Israel’s region-wide bombing campaign.

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In Saudis’ Den of Extremism, Trump Trades Advanced Weapons for $200 Billion Investment in Rust Belt Swing States

President Trump plans to sign the largest weapons deal in history in return for $200 billion of Saudi investment in Rust Belt states he needs to win re-election.

By Max Blumenthal / AlterNet

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