SYRIAN ARMY KO’S NUSRA IN ALEPPO’S LAYRAMOON; MAJOR RAT IN DER’AH KILLED BY MI

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AL-LAYRAMOON:  17 skunks belonging to Nusra were killed as they tried to break the Army’s grip on the iron cordon placed around northern Aleppo. The attack was typical of Nusra: a small van loaded with TNT and C-4 driven by a smiling idiot who thinks that by blowing himself into smithereens on the word of some Islamist quack will secure for him a condo in Paradise peopled by beautiful angels from Stepford, Connecticut.  Not so.  The poor, demented runt went up in blazes when alert SAA fired an RPG at him atomizing his carcass.  When the dust settled, the SAA counted 17 vermin dead with the rest of their pack heading toward Turkey.  I have no names, yet.

 

Al-Sukkari Quarter:  ISIS killed Abu Mus’ab Al-Halabi of the Al-Jabha Al-Islamiyya on November 11, 2014.  He apparently refused to part with his favorite catamite.

 

Fighting reported in all these areas:  Journalists’ Assoc. in Aleppo, Khaan Al-‘Asal, Old City, Al-Marja, Al-Zabadiyya, Handaraat, Al-Ashrafiyya, Huraytaan, Al-Raashideen First Block.

 

Castillo Road:  A pickup with 23mm cannon was destroyed and 3 rodents killed:

Mufeed ‘Izzeddeen Al-Baaz

Muhammad ‘Ali ‘Unaati

Yazan Bilaal Aksan

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DER’AH:

 

اغتيال أحد متزعمي

Bi`r Al-Suyyaah:  According to some sources, unknown assassins put the notorious rat leader, Ahmad Al-Masaalima, a/k/a Abu Muhammad Al-Soori, to death yesterday by emptying an entire cartridge into his writhing carcass.  At SyrPer, where the truth is found, we can tell our readers he was killed by a team of “cleaners” working in the Military Intelligence Directorate who are tasked with eradicating rodents like Al-Masaalima.  (There is a team specifically tasked with cleaning ‘Alloosh.)  That’s him in the picture above.  We’re sure he’s looked better such as when he was fighting in Afghanistan with the Taliban. This time, he made the mistake of joining Nusra, a transfer of loyalty that facilitated his swift descent into Hell.  Al-Masaalima hails from one of Der’ah’s largest clans.  They have our congratulations.

 

Nawaa:  Constant fighting.  The SAA killed a number of rodents yesterday and destroyed a reported 4 vehicles.  No other details known.

 

Fighting reported here: Abaazeed Quarter and Al-Manshiyya Quarter in Der’ah City.  Also, in Dayr ‘Adas, Busraa Al-Shaam, Bayt Al-Jamal east of ‘Itmaan, North Ibta’, SW Qarfa, Al-Samaaqiyyaat.

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NEWS AND REPORTS:

Interesting article about Obama and dead ends:

http://eaworldview.com/2014/11/syria-analysis-obama-calls-review-us-strategy-heads-dead-end/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=syria-analysis-obama-calls-review-us-strategy-heads-dead-end


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Canthama
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Hi Ziad, tks for the update. Any news on the now “promoted” Moscow I meeting that would discuss a politial solution for Syria. Tks again.

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I think the rebels in Allepo said no, becuase at the end they would have had to leave the city like in Homs.
What ever, I hope the kurds in Allepo don’t forget to who they owe their loyalty… Because I read somewhere they were making a pact to allow FSA into their held district, that is of vital importance, because, if it were in SAA hands, the gripp arround Allepo would be almost hermetic.

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There is ample reason for not closing the circle around Aleppo. Evolvement of a siege mentality would be the worse thing that might happen. Political conflict must be solved by political means in every area of Syria necessary. Establishment of political discourse requires of course political opposition to emerge, representing the views of at least part of the syrian society. At the moment no such thing is happening rendering the settlement of conflict by political means impossible. De Mistura and the international community shall recognize that.

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I think the factions in Aleppo said no to the Demistura proposal for a freeze and local ceasefire (demonstrating, as usual the gross political incompetence of the armed opposition of all stripes). The proposed Moscow 1 meeting may, I think, be on a different track and could still happen.

If it does, it would be a small part of a wider diplomatic game. We will know if there is a serious prospect of a political solution when there is a Damascus 1 Conference – not before then.

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My diplomatic solution would be to take the rebels from Allepo, put them in a hole and make them dig a tunnel all the way back to tel-aviv or anakara. In later times pile up some big ammounts of captured Ammunition from the rebels and blow it up, making a creater in the city, so freakin’ big, it will be used as a mass grave for dead jihadist, send from all parts of syria, in little boxes, big boxes or body bags. This way, we take care of the following problems: 1-reconciliation. 2-Ex post gun smuggling. 3-disease prevention by eliminating… Read more »
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Wait a second…. I HAVE A BETTER IDEA: 1- go to isreal, rent 30 buses, smuggle them trough jordan to syria, not pay for them (make the jews angry). 2-contract some sub-saharian sub-human boko haram niggas to drive the buses in exchange of fake golden coins made out of chocolate, to drive the buses into Allepo and out. 3-Put explosives charges in all buses, making precise calculations on the required amount of explosives needed to transform rebels into sub-atomic particles. 4-put some peace, love, weed and white pidgeons in a cage and free them in them middle of a moving… Read more »
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¿What are the chances of a winter offensive, from the SAA, to take place in the coming months? seems like a good idea, but the summer fighting seems to have been very hard, tho I have no doubt It will pay out in ghouta, Alepo and, maybe, also in the Homs pocket.

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hope the winter will be hard in Syria this year: If the siege is complete the rats will have less food and less burning material with every day. In Douma the real people of syria attacked the food-storages of the islamists today, that also will happen in Aleppo when the food runs out, while the islamists sitting on the last piles of food.

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¿How can anyone take all the food from poor people and then claim they have some sort of right over it’s distribution? it is the people themselfs, who should give, voluntarly, the food to the military. I have to admit I’m to weak to impose this kind of suferment on other people. I could writte a million words of hate, but if confronted with a terrorist praying for his life, I would always forgive and even help them standing up, becuase I can’t stand to see suffering. This is the main diference between us and them.

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Juanito: SAA and partners have winter gear. don’t worry about it. Well, the Kurds get jack shit from Syrian command, so they’ll probably feel the chill, but they’ll make up for with hard fighting.

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Oh no. Now they are skunks. Poor rats and skunks being compared to this horrible and evil NUSRA/ISIS/ISIL scum. Ziad should be nicer to rats and skunks because they are not as evil as these dirty bearded morons. 😉

Keep up the good work SAA. Keep being brave Syria. There are many people around the world who admire the bravery of the Syrian people.

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News Analysis: U.S. troop trickle to Iraq may not help destroying Islamic State – by Matthew Rusling http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2014-11/16/c_133792287.htm Former senior advisor to U.S. military leadership in Iraq Rick Brennan told Xinhua the deployment is not enough to push back or destroy Islamic State terrorists. “The boots on the ground that we’re putting there are only trainers and advisers. And at this point, Iraqi security forces are incapable of doing any kind of large scale offensive operations,” he said, adding that the current U.S. troop deployment and Iraqi troop training will take several months. “So you’re really talking about at least… Read more »
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I think Dempsey said “the corner has turned against Isis” only for TV and local consumption. When he returns to Washington he will probably tell Obama how grim the situation looks and ask for 20 or 30,000 additional troops to send in as soon as possible. The United States needs to either get into this full bore or get out completely. 3 or 4 air strikes a day is not going to do it..

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The neocons/ISR lobby , which control US policy, are not interested in solving anything. Constant civil war next 50 years in Iraq and Syria would probably be fine for them.

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Alex: Dempsey told the Iraqi Cabinet and Parliament that there were, probably, about 12,000 ISIL in Iraq, that ISF plus volunteers and IAF couldn’t possibly win, that that it would take 80,000 American combat troops to take care of ISIL. In the meantime, ISF and volunteers had liberated Adhaim Dam, were liberating Baiji with a combined arms operation and moving on to liberate Baiji refinery complex and preparing to liberate Tikrit. Dempsy was told in no uncertain terms that not only were more Americans not wanted or needed, the ones already in country weren’t welcome either, the Iraqis would take… Read more »
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US troops fear losses, that means they can only attack within a giant operation, lotsa tanks, artillery, apaches and other air cover. So they’re 80% hardware, they always work like that. Their infantry only attacks when they are sure nobody is left to shoot at them.With an opponent like ISIS, who will fight better than Saddams troops, that would mean invading Iraq all over again like in 2003. Way to go 😉

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The Eurozone painfully slow economic recovery continues – By Matt Weller http://www.futuresmag.com/2014/11/14/eurozones-painfully-slow-economic-recovery-continu?eNL=5466753bbec0d92757000480&utm_source=MarketWeekender&utm_medium=eNL&utm_campaign=FUT_eNL&_LID=1140538 On Friday, we found out that the Eurozone’s painfully slow economic recovery continued for another quarter. The third quarter GDP in the single currency bloc increased by a slightly better-than-expected rate of just 0.2%. Surprisingly, the growth was fuelled by better performances from some of the peripheries, although France did well, too, as it expanded 0.3% over the quarter. Spain, for example, grew 0.5% while Greece at long last came out of recession in a spectacular fashion with a 0.7% growth in its GDP…okay, maybe not that spectacular,… Read more »
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Merkel is a Washington bot, All she cares about is getting Ukraine into the EU.
Sgge has no agenda, she gets direct orders from DC.
At the Ozzie meeting today she started moaning that the TTIP should be hurried along.
Nobody wants it but the US.

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Russia and Germany had a good trade relationship going. This war and coup the USA, UK, NWO and Soros created harmed that trade. It is now hurting all European countries.

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You´re right, but Merkel is a weak leader, always waiting for Washington consultation.

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Anon: Well, we all know who spent 8 years ‘training’ the Iraqi Army, making sure it was staffed with senior officers who can only be described as ‘unreliable’, at best; no combat training, no training in logistics, nothing but the spit an polish of garrison duty. If the Iraqi Army is not up to what you call large scale operations, whose fault is that? And you want to come back in and sabotage, again, an army that’s rapidly becoming one that is a lean, tight killing machine? Of course you do. Iraq would be much better off if it could… Read more »
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Iraq will never be able to come out of this hole without external help.

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Jaunito: Help from the Americans? That’s rich – – you’re a funny guy, Juanito.

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I’m sorry if anyone from Iraq is reading this, but It is true… they could never get out of this mess without the help from Iran, USA, Syria or the Muslims brotherhood. The proper way to understand this is: the sunnis, for example, are a comunity of people wich goes beyond the borders af many countries, this means that they would support their asociates, in their fight for power, and at the end, this is what is going on in Iraq. Your probable answer could be: -well, the Islamic State is US controlled- Even if this is true, or not,… Read more »
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Fe de erratas (correction of this text): I found this very complex to understand, because I don’t confuse facts with ideas. For many in this forum, the IS is a NATO creation, but I wouldn’t say the IS was totaly unhelpfull for the Syrian regim (I might be talking BS here so plz correct me if I’m wrong), becuase if there wouldn’t have been any radicalization among the rebel ranks, the chances of an american direct involvement in favor of the rebels, in my opinion, would have been unstopable, but things have turned out to be the other way arround,… Read more »
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Juanito: ‘the Americans have a very effective military’ – – so. How come we haven’t won a war since 1945?

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Arklight: I don’t really know, because I don’t know the objectives of the American high comand. Winning wars is not like it was before the XVI century. Before this times wars were about territory, but after the conception of political power changed, by this I mean, that the head of state went from being invested a single person with absolute power given by god, to an asambly. This marked the start of democracy for our western civilization. we went from liberalism, to socialism, welfarestate and finally neo-liberalism. If you look closely, the biggest war the US ever won, was against… Read more »
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AMNESTY REFORM IS THE CARD TO BE PLAYED N O W!!!

Arklight
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Juanito: I think there may be something in what you say, that the fighting between the disparate groups made direct support by the US very difficult (there are still supply drops), but the infighting amongst the chosen ones made the ISIS/ISIL offensive necessary, with the consequent re-invasion of Iraq by the US. That whole operation is in the process of going tits up because the ISF and its partners want nothing from the US or its ‘coalition’ except the vacant billets where they used to be before they went home. While io’s true that the US underestimated Dr. Assad, even… Read more »
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HAY MENTAL read this you can go back to cheering murderers and beheaders later on.
http://www.conservativehome.com/platform/2014/11/kamal-alam-only-the-syrian-army-is-able-to-take-on-isis.html?

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Anyone know if the Syrian government has sent at least one official note of protest to the dwarf king for allowing terrorists to train and arm themselves in Jordan?

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Assassinating the Leader of Islamic State Is a Meaningful Step Toward Destroying the Group, Insiders Say By Kaveh Waddell A majority of the same experts say the U.S. campaign in Iraq and Syria is experiencing mission creep http://www.nationaljournal.com/defense/insiders-poll/assassinating-the-leader-of-islamic-state-is-a-meaningful-step-toward-destroying-the-group-insiders-say-20141116 November 16, 2014 Killing Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi would be a meaningful step toward degrading and destroying the extremist group, according to two-thirds of National Journal’s National Security Insiders. But even among those who think Baghdadi’s death would advance the stated goals of the American operation, many said an assassination is necessary but not sufficient to degrade and destroy the… Read more »
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Anon: Yeah. Standard scenario. Send in a few ‘advisers’, then a few more, then a lot more – – same tired old gimmick.

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keeping their poor hygiene in mind, are you certain the people in the photos aren’t just asleep? Americas hesitancy comes from being broke. but since we decided to spend the money it will take about 6 to 9 more months of bombing to really degrade their abilities to put soldiers in the field. the days of them zipping around in a herd of small trucks with heavy machine guns will come to an end. There are plenty of boots on the ground already(2 countries. a rebel group, and an ethnic minority)without sending in american troops. what a lot of these”Insiders”… Read more »
Arklight
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Neil: If they were actually bombing ISIL, maybe – – but they’re not, except by accident.

Canthama
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Arklight, Iraq Intel report says the US make it right all the time when re supplying ISIL with weapons and food, what a freaking world we live, nasty business indeed.

http://english.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13930825001416

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Canthama: Our transport crews are the best in the world, and consistently drop supplies, equipment, whatever right on target. How they could suddenly lose all their skills when ISIS and YPG, or ISF are within 20 miles of one another is a mystery for the ages.

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Syrian children dream of better future amid bloody crisis http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2014-11/17/c_133793517.htm DAMASCUS, Nov. 16 (Xinhua) — Unlike most grown-ups whose dreams seem to have faded away due to the prolonged crisis in Syria, the children, whether rich or poor, still share a smile and a dream of a better tomorrow in a country over-fatigued by more than three and a half years of deadly crisis. The protracted crisis in Syria has been dragging on for long and once walking down the streets, one could see the weariness over people’s faces for all the obvious reasons, whether over the bad living conditions… Read more »
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Hi Ziad and everyone else. While watching and analyzing battle footage of urban fighting using tanks. I recognized that it must be particularly difficult for tank crews to carry out tactical maneuvers due to very limited visibility, tight room, obstacles, and of course, enemy ambushes and tunnels. I also noticed that SAA is finally utilizing drones in more significant numbers, especially the small, inexpensive, line-of-sight drones. Even “civilian” application drones which are $2,000 and could be used in this manner with minimum training and expenditures. Simple idea; which I believe will be “a must have” for all MBT’s within the… Read more »
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Anon: Great idea. Wherever there’s a drone, there’s probably a tank right below. I can’t imagine why SAA hasn’t gone with that.

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I am not sure if you are being sarcastic or not?! If you are implying that a drone would give away position of the tank to enemy, you then have not considered these factors:
Tanks are very loud, produce a lot of smoke, and due to conditions in Syrian cities, there is so much dust on the roads that gets kicked up in the air. This is why enemy is aware of a tank approaching a long time before seeing it.

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Anon: SAA knows all of this, and have reconfigured their assault units so that the tanks normally function as self propelled artillery in support of infantry, or in conjunction with SAAF operations, or a combined arms operation. Recon/observation drones, with infrared/night vision are a very valuable tool, used as scouts flank monitors, but flying overhead the armor and slaved to it is not one of the better ideas. Yes, tanks are noisy; on a cold, clear night you can hear one coming for miles so it’s hard to sneak up on somebody with one, but in a city or town… Read more »
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FREE SYRIA…from ISIS/FSA

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Defenders of Mother Syria take on Raqqa just now. Whole scenario with a touch of Mad Max II. Plain stony desert needing lots of guts for ground-troops in battle. Syrian eagles in the sky. Next weekend 22/23 cold and rainy all over Syria. And by the way: • De Mistura: there is no military solution to the conflict in Syria • The United Nations envoy to Syria de Mistura, confirms in an interview with the Spanish newspaper El Mundo that the Syrian crisis is not a military solution, and indicates that the dispute must be resolved by the Syrians through… Read more »
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Western puppets start talking about “no military solution” when SAA is winning with a “military solution” ?

Arklight
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Anon: Of course. The rats are losing so it’s incumbent upon the sponsors to claim that a military solution is not possible, hoping that the pin striped suit weenies can salvage what cannot be held by the enemy with rifles. Nothing new. ‘We’re getting our asses kicked. Quick! – – send in the negotiators!’

Arklight
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MH17 and Ebola: video and text article on why MH17 was shot down, plus info on the background of Ebola in Africa. Well worth the time.

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Arklight – ‘Doh!!!!’
The link Arklight….the link?

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Mentat
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Dear Arklight, how is your Morgellons progressing?

Have you tried sniffing a Chemtrail to alleviate the symptoms?

If all else fails, just sit on a Mini-Nuke and pull the pin, my friend.

Arklight
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Asshole: I’m not your friend. If I ever see your face, I’ll kick the shit out of you (leaving nothing but a hat, pile of clothes and pair of shoes). Go away, and don’t bother me.

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Yes, my dear, I know terminal grumpiness is the most horrible symptom of late-stage Morgellons, so I naturally forgive your churlish growls of distemper.

Here’s a joke to cheer you up:

“Knock, knock!”
Who’s there?
“It’s Jesus. Let me in, I want to save you!”
Save me? From what?
“From what I’m going to do to you if you won’t let me in!”

Top Tip: when kicking shit, take care you don’t slip and break a hip, Junior. Remember, it’s not 1963 anymore, my BFF!

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Wollt ihr den totalen Krieg? – History repeats?

UKRAINE is ready for “total war,” President Petro Poroshenko has said. “I am not afraid of a war with Russian troops, ” he added. http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/ukraine-ready-for-total-war-says-petro-poroshenko/story-e6frg6so-1227125121544
Fool. He should be…….

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Oz: Porky is too stupid to be afraid.

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Because him and the other zion-elite controlling Ukraine now, can always go to US or Israel if sh*t hits the fan. It´s not like they will be at the frontlines. I´ve read even their sons have been kept out of the draft (at least Poroshenkos & Turchinovs).

He´s probably deliberately using nazi (Goebbels “total war” reference) rethorics for the braindead “swastikanazis” in Ukraine.

Arklight
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Anon: Yeah, well the gang bosses would probably sky out for the US and be immediately hired on as Obama advisers at some astronomical salary.

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News from Al Hasaka Province, I call it “the silent war” since we do not hear much what is going on there. ISIL has had a tough year in Al Hasaka, they not necessarily lost a lot of ground but they lost the innitiatives and all the battles for the 3 largest cities (Hasaka, Qamishili and Ras al Ayn). Now it starts to suffer loses in some key areas that ISIL nurses since it is neard gas fields and/or key supply routes. Hasaka is one of the largest Province within Syria for wheat production (nbr 2), though volume is down… Read more »
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Canthama: It looks as though Tal Brak sits on about the only remaining road from Raqqah that is anywhere nearly a direct route, if it’s still open to the enemy. M’s theater map shows Tal Brak as being YPG occupied, where wilimaps shows it as enemy occupied. Hopefully it will be settled soon, on our favor. I don’t know why the enemy insists upon defending Tal Hamis, which appears to be vulnerable to even a moderate push by YPG. It’s okay with me, though – – good rats are dead rats, no matter where they are. Hm. If Hasaka Province… Read more »
Canthama
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This news from Farsnews is sort of confusing. I was aware that for almost 2 yrs Al Dumayr has a on going truce between Syria and rats, with SAA controlling a base in the heart of the city, rats around it and SAA controlling the bases and airport on the outskirts, so what is up now ? This past week the SAA liberated the Umm Ramaan hill near the Damascus-Bagdad highway, near Al Dumayr, so not sure this is connected. Right now this is not making sense, anyway I appreciate any additional info on this supposed SAA advance toward Al… Read more »
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Canthama: Good news. Also good news, Iran’s non-petroleum exports increased by 28% so far this Iranian year.
http://english.farsnews.com/newstext.aspx?nn=13930826001485
Obama to Cabinet: ‘Do you have any anit-Iran sanctions that will actually work?’
Cabinet to BO: ‘Go fish.’

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Canthama: I think Umm Ramaan hill commands Dumayr, so SAA may be able to bring direct fire upon the enemy, besides controlling the highway. Holding the high ground is always a good thing highway, though, even as an observation point for air operations. A tip of the hat, of course.

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Strange day with strange news, read this : Ba’ath Brigades have entered Al-Raqqa via Salamiyyah. Though I love to see Syria taking back lost ground in Raqqa, I wonder what is the strategy here since no SAA soldiers are on this “offensive”. It seems we will here more about it soon, anyway, strange and interesting news.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6LCvw74XiY&feature=youtu.be

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YkbccYmevZ0&feature=youtu.be

source: syria24, Leith Fadel etc…

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Canthama: Well, there were Syrian flags prominently displayed, but beyond that not much to identify the troops or location. An armed convoy out in the desert, somewhere.

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I don’t think this Al-Raqqa, the capital of Rif Raqqa, but rather a similarly named town in the Hama; Rif.

Canthama
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That is correct, not the capital of the province but the Raqqa province according to the videos, yet, I can not see the strategy beyong that since there is little SAA support to it, wonder whether this is BS news on youtube or just a over reaching due to the central Homs oil & gas field battles, we will see in few days.

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If this testimony of courage does not touch you, not sure what will then. My kudos to Youssef Haddad from the NDF, wounded in Maaloula, a true hero, not only a Syrian hero, a world hero, may his example shed light to the darkness in this world, shame on you “coalition of the killing”, against these Syrian heroes you will never succeed.

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http://www.welt.de/politik/ausland/article134398839/Albtraum-fuer-Syrien-und-den-gesamten-Nahen-Osten.html “…eine Union zwischen diesen Terrorgruppen wäre der Albtraum für Syrien und die gesamte Region. Beide Terrororganisationen gehören zu den stärksten Milizen mit jeweils Zehntausenden von Kämpfern. Mit ihrem Zusammenschluss wäre eine Scharia-Diktatur kaum mehr abzuwenden. Das Bündnis hätte Sogwirkung auf andere islamistische Rebellenbrigaden, die sich bisher aus dem internen Machtkampf der Dschihadisten herausgehalten hatten – man wollte keine muslimischen Brüder und Mitstreiter im Namen Allahs töten. Für die moderaten Kräfte innerhalb der Freien Syrischen Armee (FSA) würde es das unausweichliche Ende bedeuten. Sie hatten in den letzten Wochen bereits schwere Niederlagen einstecken müssen. Sie waren von einer Großoffensive der… Read more »
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Stop quoting from a straightout NATO propaganda outlet. They are not just afraid of loosing the war but also of loosing any opporunity for the long aspired influence on post-war Syria. Any syrian laying down arms to bolster political dialogue and discourse, dedicating oneself to the build up and development of this great multiethnical and multiconfessional arab-republic is welcome and should be treated accordingly with necessary respect.

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Top U.S. General: 80,000 Competent Iraqi Forces Needed to Recapture Territory From ISIS http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Peace/2014/11/17/Top-U-S-General-80-000-Competent-Iraqi-Forces-Needed-to-Recapture-Territory-From-ISIS The highest-ranking U.S. military officer told lawmakers that a force of 80,000 “competent” Iraqi troops is necessary to retake Iraq’s second largest city, Mosul, and other territory lost to Islamic State jihadists. Gen. Martin Dempsey, the chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, estimated that there are between 15,000 and 18,000 “core” Islamic State (IS, also known as ISIS and ISIL) fighters, with two-thirds of them in Syria and the rest in Iraq. “We’re going to need about 80,000 competent Iraqi security forces to recapture the… Read more »
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Anon: Interesting post. I’m not sure what the approximate number of ISF combat forces is at the moment, but a nice lot of recruits if cycling through training on a regular basis now. I think it’s safe to say that there is actual training in all of the military arts and skills, unlike when the Americans were ‘training’ ISF for more than eight years. When it comes to the numbers of ISIS/ISIL combat effectives, I think Dempsey is all wet. I don’t see how 12,000 fighters could hold as much Iraqi territory as they do, since that’s less than a… Read more »
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Ba’ath Brigades have entered Ar-#Raqqa via #Salamiyyah #SAA #NDF https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6LCvw74XiY&feature=youtu.be

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Johny: I live in the desert, so this video was interesting; thing is, all I saw was desert, beyond the convoy, so I’ve no idea where it actually was.

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Kindly old General Al-Freij is like Santa Claus for these Nusra kids, throwing open his candy stores for another ammo and weapons free-for-all, this time at Nawa, SAA Brigade 112.

Such boundless generosity in a time of need is surely a fine example for all right-thinking people?

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Feature: 1,000 children suffer permanent disability due to Israel’s operation [bombing] http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2014-11/17/c_133795956.htm GAZA, Nov. 17 (Xinhua) — For more than three months, Ibrahim Abdul Dayem, a 15-year-old boy from Gaza, has been suffering from traumas of severe panic and crying since the 50-day Israeli large-scale military operation on the Gaza Strip ended on Aug. 26. The boy can hardly go deep into sleep. Almost every night, he would suddenly wake up with severe panic and heavy crying. His family members seem helpless to ease his fear, his pain and his suffering. During the Israeli military operation, Ibrahim’s mother and one… Read more »
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Israel says not to limit Jewish construction in east Jerusalem http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/world/2014-11/16/c_133793455.htm JERUSALEM, Nov. 16 (XINHUA) — Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Lieberman said on Sunday that Israel will never limit its construction activity in Jerusalem, claiming the construction of Jewish neighborhood in east Jerusalem are not settlements. Following a meeting with his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier who is visiting the region, Lieberman said Israel will “not accept any limitation on building in Jewish areas of east Jerusalem,” according to a statement by the government press office. “We cannot accept the definition of building in the Jewish neighborhood as settlements, that should… Read more »
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Islamic State killed 1,432 Syrians outside battle since June: monitor http://news.yahoo.com/islamic-state-killed-1-432-syrians-outside-battle-153013900.html BEIRUT (Reuters) – The militant Islamic State group has killed 1,432 Syrians off the battlefield since the end of June when it declared a caliphate in the territory under its control, a group monitoring the war said on Monday. The killings included deaths by beheading and stoning as well as times when the group has slit victims’ throats or shot them in non-combat situations. Islamic State, which has seized parts of northern and eastern Syria as well northern and western Iraq, has often displayed bodies in public after the… Read more »
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‘A head for a head’: Father of British medical student thought to be part of squad that beheaded 17 Syrian soldiers says he should be executed too if it’s him Nasser Muthana’s father said he was among the 16 jihadists in the video Ahmed Muthana said if he is part of killing squad he should be executed The Cardiff student previously appeared in an ISIS propaganda film http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2837090/British-medical-student-Jihadi-beheading-video-20-year-old-appears-Jihadi-John-sickening-film.html The father of a British medical student believed to be standing shoulder-to-shoulder with ‘Jihadi John’ in a new beheading video said today he should be executed if he is involved. Ahmed Muthana,… Read more »
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Anon: Unfortunately, there are parents all round the planet these days, wondering ‘Where did we go wrong?’ No one I know has brought their kid up to be a homicidal thug, sometimes they just turn out bad. My hat’s off to the dad, and my heart goes out to the mom.

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… and you speak from experience, having yourself become a homicidal thug mercenary [US semper faggot marine] without any parental assistance, right?

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Syria says it needs more details on UN truce plan http://www.cortezjournal.com/article/20141117/API/311179789/Syria-says-it-needs-more-details-on-UN-truce-plan DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — A high-ranking Syrian official says Damascus has agreed “in principle” to the U.N. envoy’s call for local cease-fires to try to ease the worst fighting in the country’s civil war, but that the government needs more details before it can make a final decision. Syrian Minister of National Reconciliation Ali Haidar says U.N. Syria envoy Staffan de Mistura presented officials in Damascus last week with “a headline, not with any comprehensive proposal” to implement small-scale, local truces. Haidar also told The Associated Press on Monday… Read more »
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Anon: Seems like the ‘high ranking Syrian official(s)’ may be playing for time while the next shipment of Russian weapons is in transit. Interesting Russian News article about the Russian military: http://russia-insider.com/en/military_politics/2014/11/12/11-38-39pm/russias_military_back?page=0%2C0

Worth the read.

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