United Arab Emirates


Bank Rolled: How Foreign Airlines Win Big With Government Subsidies and US Taxpayer-Backed Loans

By Melissa Quinn The Daily Signal April 14, 2015   Bank Rolled: How Foreign Airlines Win Big With Government Subsidies and US Taxpayer-Backed Loans     A trio of domestic airlines have joined forces to criticize competitors in the Persian Gulf that allegedly received billions in government subsidies. And that’s not the only government benefit […]

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Naval Power Massing in Gulf as Israel Prepares Iran Strike 2

Source: http://beforeitsnews.com An armada of US and British naval power is massing in the Persian Gulf in the belief that Israel is considering a pre-emptive strike against Iran’s covert nuclear weapons programme.   Battleships, aircraft carriers, minesweepers and submarines from 25 nations are converging on the strategically important Strait of Hormuz in an unprecedented show […]