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Willard Payne

Willard Payne

Willard Payne is an international affairs analyst who specializes in International Relations. A graduate of Western Illinois University with a concentration in East-West Trade and East-West Industrial Cooperation, he has been providing incisive analysis to NewsBlaze. He is the author of Imagery: The Day Before.


Crossfire War: Europe/Middle East; Hosein Musavian Boasts Iran Bought Extra Time

Iranian foreign policy official, Hosein Musavian, boasted 'Thanks to the negotiations with Europe we gained another year in which we completed the project in Isfahan.'

Crossfire War: Southeast Asia; Singapore – South China Sea – Maritime...

13 countries, revolving around Singapore are to conduct, this week, a maritime security exercise in the South China sea, an extension of the U. S.-led effort to halt the weapons of mass destruction.

Crossfire War: East Africa; Uganda – Senior Officer of LRA Killed...

The LRA recently celebrated the death of John Garang who was killed last month in a helicopter crash. The day before he had ordered the LRA to leave southern Sudan...

Crossfire War: Middle East; Tehran – Riyadh – Khatami Visits Mecca

Crossfire War: Middle East; Tehran - Riyadh - Khatami Visits Mecca - Medina to Increase Spritual - Military Planning - Regional Strategy
opinions, ideas.

Crossfire War: Eurasia – Moscow – Beijing – New Delhi Joint...

Crossfire War: Eurasia; Moscow - Beijing - New Delhi to Conduct Joint Military Maneuvers in August/October - Counterbalancing Islamabad - Tehran - Riyadh.

Crossfire War: E.Asia; China – Spontaneous Combustion – Demonstration in China

This spreading revolution is being waged by displaced people as a result of official, established, approval of the abuse of power, corruption and the enlarging gulf between rich and poor...

Crossfire War: NW Africa; Nouakchott – New Government Free Imprisoned Islamists

The new military government, in a popular move, released approximately 20 Islamist activists who had been imprisoned by former President Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed...

Crossfire War: Middle East; Tehran – Damascus Axis – Assad Arrives...

Just one day after the new President of Iran is sworn in, Tehran will show off its support of a nation and government the West has been attempting to isolate ever since Saddam Hussein's removal, Syria.

Crossfire War: Middle East; Baghdad Joins Islamic Axis

When the Iran/Iraq War ended in 1988 the news mentioned Tehran had a team waiting to take over Baghdad. We now see that team in action.

Crossfire War: Middle East; Western Iraq – Staying Iran’s Course

<h2>Operation Quick Strike - More Powerful Weapons Coming From Iran for Islamic Resistance</h2>
differing opinions.

Crossfire War: NEW ISLAM – Possible First Letter Code Attack Pattern

This article may enter the realm of the fantastic but as its author, Homa Mohasseb of the Persian Journal said, 'This may sound crazy; but it may also be true!'

Crossfire War: Southeast Europe – Balkans – Wahabism Expands into Macedonia...

Night Watch: SKOPJE - Disputes between pro-Arabic radicalism and the traditional one, advocated by young Imams based in Skopje, Macedonia's capital, are behind armed incidents within the Islamic community of Macedonia.

Crossfire War: Caucasus/Caspian Sea Region – Dagestan Breakdown

'There are attacks on police, terrorist acts, attacks on deputies and ministers,' a statement from Saigidpasha Umakhanov, the ethnically Avar mayor of the town of Khasavyurt, who admitted the government is too corrupt to stop the war.

Crossfire War: South Asia – Kashmir: 2000 Militants Stationed

Recent incidents show why I never took seriously the 'peace talks', 'peace bus', or peace cricket matches. they were nothing more than diplomatic camouflage.