JERUSALEM - This week, an Iranian weapons shipment bound for Hamas was seized by an Islamic State affiliate in the Sinai Peninsula. Kuwaiti newspaper Al-Jarida reported on November 24 that the shipment was the largest ever seized by the Islamic State and it included Russian-made, laser-guided Kornet anti-tank missiles and other guided weaponry.
While most of the world’s media is currently focused on Saudi Arabia, Iran continues to be the biggest destabilizing factor in the Middle East. For over 20 years, we have shown how Iran fulfills the role of the biblically prophesied “king of the south,” a radical Islamist power that pushes at Europe, leading to World War iii. For more of our long-standing forecast for Iran, please read our booklet The King of the South.