Mongoose: Azerbaijan – the Next Tarpit

04 Inter-State Conflict, 08 Wild Cards, 09 Terrorism, 10 Security, Peace Intelligence
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Azerbaijan: Israel’s secret Muslim friend

Israel and Azerbaijan are natural allies since “both countries see Iran as an existential threat.”

Location explains Azerbaijan’s standing in the world. Situated on the oil rich Caspian Sea, the state is wooed by Western governments seeking an alternative to Russia as a source of energy imports. Israel is one such customer and in return sells large quantities of sophisticated weaponry to Azerbaijan, partly in exchange for oil.

Phi Beta Iota: If NSA is indeed forbidden from monitoring communications in and to/from Azerbaijan, this is a huge indicator that very bad things are developing there. In combination with CIA funding for Uighur terrorists against China and Chechen terrorists against Russia, with Israel as the world’s leading false flag innovator and practitioner, we need this country — and their relationship with Israel — as meriting special persistent attention, not a blind eye.

Berto Jongman: NATO Gladio B, Ayman al-Zawahiri as Asset, Destabilizing Russian Border Countries….NSA Barred from Monitoring Azerbaijan, Turkey, Belgium, and UK + GLADIO/False Flag Meta-RECAP

Chuck Spinney: Gary Leupp on Washington’s Ignorance About the Sunni-Shia Divide — PLUS Sunni-Shia Graphic and ISIS RECAP

Jim Dean: Asian Boomerang — China Calls for Security Alliance with Iran and Russia — Changes Dynamics for Afghanistan, Middle East, North Africa

Journal: Strong Signals–Azerbaijan in Play

Marcus Aurelius: Azerbaijan, Israel, US, Iran, & Russia – a Look at “Ground Zero” for Old Ways of Spying