The Middle East and United States


The U.S. wants to keep their ally between the Sunni-Arab to keep tabs on the Arab-Israeli conflict so it doesn't get out of hand.
Recently, in Iraq a suicide bomber killed 35 people. The driver of a truck knew that there was conflict between Saudi Arabia and Israel,and he decided to take matters into his own hands. The truck was packed full, with bombs.
Sunday, January 13th, 2013 Iraq had to cut off all of their oil shipments, due to bad weather. The U.S. might have issues, due to having less oil. The U.S. doesn't have enough oil to survive a week, without Iraq's oil. The U.S. needs to keep their ties with Iraq, because that's our only way in.


Kabul, Afghanistan one person dying twelve injured in a blast that shredded nearby cars and broke windows three blocks away, Taliban suicide bombers attacked Afghanistan. Speaks Heidi Vogt, AP "On Dec. 6, a Taliban Suicide bomber posing as a peace messenger blew himself up while meeting with Afghan intelligence chief Asadullah Khalid residence. Khalid has been hospitalized in the U.S. with serious wounds since then." Also crazy things are happening in Afghanistan people have been wounded and people are attacking with bombs. AP is saying," Shafiqullah tahiri, spokesman for the National Directorate of Security, said a minivan crammed with explosive was detonated at the gates of the building in Kabul by one attacker. Afghanistan is having a bad winter weather with allergies and sicknesses it is getting pretty bad. ABC News speaks," According to the UN refugee agency, there are 460,000 internally displaced people in the country. Nearly 35,000 of these are in 54 camps in the Kabul area.


In the past weeks, rebels have captured large areas in north iran along the border. Iran flights at airports are being cancelled because of the war.

Theirs been cyber attacks in Iran. the hackers are hacking banks, stores, etc. Some of the banks are saying that we are not safe.

the Iranians are making obama to make a deal with them. People are telling Obama to not make the deal.