19 Adar Aleph 5782
...the dangerous situation developing in the region is also linked to the growing global disorder. With the US in retreat and international attention focused on the Ukraine crisis, the Middle East may soon enter a more violent period.
There is no longer any question of whether Russia will invade Ukraine. The question is "when" and the consensus seems to indicate after the closing of the Winter Olympics in Beijing, just hours away now.
by Thomas C. Theiner
The most important question for Israelis is - What will Iran choose to do while the US and Europe are preoccupied with Russia/Ukraine?
Is it conceivable that Iran and Russia have made a deal that would divide the attention and any western response between them?
A smoke screen for something else?