US Nuclear Submarine Sails Past Straits of Hormuz

Tehran reports that an Iranian naval patrol Thursday, May 27, detected a US nuclear submarine sailing through the strategic Strait of Hormuz, through which most of the oil produced by Persian Gulf states passes on its way to world markets. debkafile’s Iranian sources report Tehran has placed its navy and army on high alert. Western […]

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Tehran Develops New Missile, War Helicopter

The development of the “Mesbah 1” (Lantern), a new air defense system for countering aircraft, cruise missiles, choppers and other low-altitude threats, was announced by Iran’s defense minister Brig. Gen. Ahmad Vahidi Wednesday, May 5. It will go into operation in the near future. debkafile’s military sources say that if Iran has indeed designed a […]

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Who is Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan?

HOUSTON – The Associated Press is reporting that a source has told them the shooting suspect in Thursday’s attacks on the Fort Hood Army Post in Texas is Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan, an Army mental health professional and a Muslim. The attacks on Ft. Hood left 12 people dead and 31 wounded. Hasan, who military […]

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