Entries by Barry Webb

INTEL REPORT: Egypt, Algeria, Iran/Africa, Turkey’s Dead Body Problem, The Saudi View — plus Analysis

EGYPT The host of the sin’at al-mawt (Industry of Death) program on the Saudi-owned al-arabiyya TV channel interviewed an Egyptian Counter Terrorism expert on 21 June.  The Egyptian guest claimed that ISIS leader al-Baghdadi has recently urged his supporters and cells to escalate their attacks. In this context, the Egyptian CT expert, in answer to a […]

Muhammad’s Night Journey

What it is:  The basis of the story is that one night while Muhammad was sleeping in Mecca, the angel Gabriel came and woke him and had him mount the mighty steed Buraq, usually described as a steed with supernatural powers.  Buraq took Muhammad to Jerusalem where he found Abraham, Jesus, and other prophets.  There […]

INTEL REPORT: Sudan, Iran, Saudi Arabia, France & Algeria.

SUDAN After weeks of more or less peaceful demonstrations by the quwa al-horeeya w-at-tagheer (Freedom and Change forces) with the exception of an unknown individual(s) shooting at the demonstrators, which was blamed on “deep state” holdovers from the al-Basheer regime, this past weekend saw the regular Sudanese armed forces open up intense fire on crowds […]

May 2019 Middle East Intel Report

On 17 May the al-arabiyya TV program Sin’at al-Mawt interviewed two experts on Iranian affairs.  The topic of the program was the attack against the oil tankers off the coast of the U.A.E. near Fujairah. The Gulf-based expert believed that the operation against the oil tankers required the technologies and techniques of a state actor, […]

Leaked Documents Make Clear Qatar’s Financing of Muslim Brotherhood Organizations in Canada

Posted on www.ahram.org.eg on 18 May 2019. Filed by Islam ‘Azzam. (Translated from the Arabic by Barry Webb) The book Qatar Papers was recently published in France by the authors Christian Chesnot and Georges Malbrunot.  This book contains documents that were leaked from a Qatari government office, and it nails down the names and dates […]

U.S. Congress Surrenders to Jihad

The U.S. Congress has taken two actions this week which indicates that they have become Muslim Brotherhood (MB) occupied territory.  Not that the MB and/or its offshoots like ISIS and al-Qaeda are sitting in the Congressional chambers aiming their AK-47’s at the honorable members.  No, that is not really needed—not when the members themselves or […]

MUELLER WITCH HUNT/RUSSIA COLLUSION: An analysis of Robert Mueller and his motivations.

Let us start with the qualifications, or lack thereof, of Robert Mueller to be a special prosecutor investigating the alleged “collusion with Russia” by one Donald J. Trump. We will progress from there to the real collusion with Russian elements engaged in by our own CIA in an attempt to interfere in the U.S. presidential […]

Arabic News Summary

28 April 2019:  The Qatar-based al-jazeera TV channel reported the view that the Israelis, United Arab Emirates (UAE), and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), are pushing the Trump Administration into a war with Iran. On the Libya issue, al-jazeera gave a full ½ hour airtime to a spokesman for the UN-recognized Sirraaj government in Tripoli.  […]

Trump Set to Declare Muslim Brotherhood to be a Terror Organization

Al-Jazeera has reported that U.S. President Donald Trump has asked his agency heads to make preparations for declaring the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood to be a terrorist organization.  This news comes in the wake of Egyptian President al-Sisi’s recent visit to Washington.  Al-Jazeera is also reporting that this request by Trump has raised a firestorm within […]