A pragmatic move for both sides.
The Diarna project.
The enemy is neither terror, nor violent extremism, nor Islam.
Iranian influence and sectarian fragmentation.
The myth of the “lone wolf.”
Only ruins remain of Jonah’s tomb.
An “ally” that exports terror and anti-American propaganda.
Yazidis and Middle Eastern Christians often have nowhere else to go.
“We look forward to hearing your paper on why the gods must be fed the blood of sacrificial victims.”
And could bring the country closer to Syria.
Russian intelligence may well be abetting terrorists.
The fact that they’re fighting Islamic State doesn’t mean they’re not a serious threat.
Ankara may turn to Jerusalem for help with its security problems.