"Wall Street Journal": The Pentagon provides Syrian Kurds anti-tank weapons ,
US officials announced that the US military is preparing to provide Kurdish forces in Syria , anti-tank weapons in the battle against "Daesh", a move that allows them to target the organization of Daesh armored trucks used in suicide attacks, but they can also give them the ability to hit Turkish tanks operating in Syria.
According to the Wall Street Journal, on Tuesday, the officials of the US administration of President, Donald Trump, were divided about the supply of weapons known as units to protect people 's anti-tank weapons Kurdish force. The US administration is trying to achieve a balance between the battle and the needs of Turkey 's objections, which is considered a terrorist threat to Kurdish fighters.
Signed Trump, last week, plans to arm protection units of the Syrian people directly, a move aimed at accelerating the uprooting of the organization Daesh of tenderness plans, a stronghold in Syria, the leaders in Ankara believes that the protection units of the people is a branch of the force of the Kurdish regional separatist fighting Turkey decades ago, while the United States believes that the protection units of the people, distinct fighting force and is not a terrorist group.
Comes the Pentagon 's plans to arm the Kurds anti-tank weapons, while Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is preparing to meet with Trump at the White House on Tuesday, where it is expected that the issue of arming units to protect the people be the focal point for discussion.
El Pais: Hassan Rowhani is close to Iran , the presidency and the election turns to a duel
suspended newspaper "El Pais" Spanish, the Tehran Declaration chief Mohammad Baqer Qalibaf to withdraw from the Iranian presidential elections scheduled for next Friday, and said that obviously turned the election into a duel between the current President of the moderate Hassan Rowhani and conservative Ibrahim key.
The newspaper pointed out that the move would hurt the spiritual too much, not logical withdrawal of one another for the benefit, and the Commission announced the Iranian elections the names of six candidates for election to the presidency of the country , scheduled to take place on 19 May next, not including the former president , "Ahmadinejad", while the current president Hassan Rowhani , the list included .
It quoted Qalibaf that " it is important at this stage is to keep the interests of the people and the country and the revolution" as well as "the unity of the revolutionary forces."
The newspaper pointed out that since the start of the election campaign touched Qali and the key to some issues such as helping the disadvantaged and the creation of a million jobs per year to reduce the unemployment rate , which was 12.5% support national production and to combat smuggling, but more importantly, they took advantage of the economic sphere to attract votes.
To unify the conservative front, some sympathizers prefer a major withdrawal, which his participation in the electoral debates revealed that a man with very little attraction. According to the Committee, qualified to run in the next presidential elections are "spiritual" his first deputy , "Isaac Jehangeri", in addition to "Mustafa Hashemi Taba , " who served as vice president during the ahdy presidents Hashemi Rafsanjani and Mohammad Khatami, and "Ibrahim key" head of the tomb and stood by Imam Reza Scene.
Thus , the list includes 3 of the reformists and moderate conservatives, who are both "spiritual" and "Jehangeri", and "Hashemi", amid expectations that the last two announce their withdrawal ahead of the elections, in support of the spiritual.
He announced on behalf of the Secretary - General of the United Nations, official spokesman Istvan Dogrk, that the international organization will not have any role in the Iranian elections scheduled to take place on 19 May of this.