Author Archives: jonathanspyer

Interview with CBN in Mosul, 27.9.17

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From Tehran to Quneitra: Iran’s ‘land bridge’ is almost complete

Jerusalem Post, 17/11 In the east of Syria, the so-called race to Abu Kamal between the US-supported Syrian Democratic Forces and the forces of Iran, the Assad regime and Russia appears to be close to conclusion – in the latter’s … Continue reading

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Interview with the Times of Israel

https://www.timesofisrael.com/israeli-journalist-describes-reporting-from-syria-and-iraq-hiding-his-secret/

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Book Review: Beyond the Green Line, by Marc Goldberg. 

  Beyond the Green Line is Marc Goldberg’s account of his service in the IDF, during the latter phase  of the Second  Intifada.  Goldberg, a native of London, served with an elite unit of the IDF’s Paratroopers’ Brigade.  The book … Continue reading

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Baghdad and Teheran’s Goal: The Destruction of Kurdistan

Jerusalem Post, 27/10 The advance of Iran-supported Iraqi government and paramilitary forces against their Kurdish opponents continued this week.  The Kurdish Regional Government, in a statement issued on the morning of October 25th, offered to ‘freeze’ the results of the … Continue reading

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The Fall of Kirkuk: An IRGC Production

American Interest, 19/10 Iraqi forces took Kirkuk city from the Kurds this week with hardly a shot fired. Twenty-two Kurdish fighters were killed in the sporadic and disorganized resistance, while seven Iraqi soldiers also lost their lives. It is a remarkable … Continue reading

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Interview on TLV1 about my new book ‘Days of the Fall’

https://tlv1.fm/the-tel-aviv-review/2017/10/16/boots-on-the-ground-journeys-in-a-war-torn-middle-east/

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