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Breaking Report: Israel Jets Bomb Syrian Weapons Compound
Gateway Pundit ^ | April 30, 2013 | Jim Hoft

Posted on 04/30/2013 1:29:52 PM PDT by Hojczyk

Israeli Defense Forces held surprise military drills today near the Lebanon border with over 2,000 soldiers.

Israeli Jets reportedly entered Syrian airspace and bombed a chemical weapons compound near Damascus this morning. The UPI reported:

The Free Syrian Army says Israeli air force jets flew over President Bashar Assad’s palace and bombed a chemical weapons site near Damascus, Maariv reported.

The report said Israeli jets entered Syrian airspace close to 6 a.m Saturday and flew over Assad’s palace in Damascus and other security facilities before striking a chemical weapons compound near the city.

The Hebrew language daily said a Syrian army air defense battery positioned in the city fired at the Israeli jets, but the aircraft left Syrian airspace unscathed. FSA rebels posted a video showing smoke rising from the headquarters for chemical weapons.

There were no reports of the extent of damage or casualties.

Neither Damascus nor Jerusalem responded to the report.

(Excerpt) Read more at thegatewaypundit.com ...


TOPICS: Breaking News; Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: airstrikes; bhomiddleeast; chemicalweapons; syria
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1 posted on 04/30/2013 1:29:52 PM PDT by Hojczyk
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Good for them!


2 posted on 04/30/2013 1:30:45 PM PDT by baddog 219
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Didn’t they do this yesterday ? (too??)?


3 posted on 04/30/2013 1:31:01 PM PDT by NEMDF
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The report said Israeli jets entered Syrian airspace close to 6 a.m Saturday

If true, Hooray for the Israelis!

4 posted on 04/30/2013 1:32:43 PM PDT by fso301
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To: fso301

Right about prayer time???


5 posted on 04/30/2013 1:33:28 PM PDT by gov_bean_ counter (Romans 1:22 Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools,)
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To: Hojczyk

Doing the jobs Americans just won’t do.


6 posted on 04/30/2013 1:33:35 PM PDT by alancarp (Obama will grab your guns and ship them to Mexican drug mobs.)
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To: Hojczyk
The Free Syrian Army says Israeli air force jets flew over President Bashar Assad’s palace and bombed a chemical weapons site near Damascus, Maariv reported.

I hope they gave him the single digit salute as they streaked overhead.

7 posted on 04/30/2013 1:33:38 PM PDT by b4its2late (A Liberal is a person who will give away everything he doesn't own.)
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To: Hojczyk

Obama to castigate/vilify Israel 3..2..1..


8 posted on 04/30/2013 1:34:36 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker
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To: Hojczyk

Ah, the red line.

Yes, indeed.


9 posted on 04/30/2013 1:36:26 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: Hojczyk

Bibi didn’t waste time commenting on Jason Collins and sodomy...he took care of business.

Thanks for being a world leader with a pair, Bibi. God bless you. Maybe when you’re done running Israel, you’ll come over here and teach leadership skills to American politicians.


10 posted on 04/30/2013 1:36:36 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: stephenjohnbanker

I looked for this story yesterday to no avail. So is this one true?
Recycled rumors are the pits!


11 posted on 04/30/2013 1:37:25 PM PDT by Conserev1 ("Still Clinging to my Bible and my Weapon")
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To: Hojczyk

Thank you Netanyahu!

The Leader of the Free World!’


12 posted on 04/30/2013 1:37:32 PM PDT by penelopesire (TIME FOR OBAMA TO ANSWER FOR BENGHAZI UNDER OATH!!)
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To: SoFloFreeper

I would settle for him bombing the Muslims in the Whitey Hut.


13 posted on 04/30/2013 1:38:01 PM PDT by American in Israel (A wise man's heart directs him to the right, but the foolish mans heart directs him toward the left.)
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To: SoFloFreeper

” Maybe when you’re done running Israel, you’ll come over here and teach leadership skills to American politicians.”

Kidding, right?


14 posted on 04/30/2013 1:39:46 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker
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To: Hojczyk

UMMMM Little help here... “ The report said Israeli jets entered Syrian airspace close to 6 a.m Saturday and flew over Assad’s palace in Damascus and other security facilities before striking a chemical weapons compound near the city.”

Saturday? As in LAST saturday or is this a Prophetic report? How in the freak could this have happened a few days ago without us hearing it?


15 posted on 04/30/2013 1:39:57 PM PDT by Walkingfeather
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I’m all for bombing Syria, but surely one can’t call that a “drill.”


16 posted on 04/30/2013 1:40:50 PM PDT by Tax-chick (Sarah is right.)
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“Israeli Defense Forces held surprise military drills today...”

Surprise!


17 posted on 04/30/2013 1:41:13 PM PDT by Beowulf9
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18 posted on 04/30/2013 1:41:46 PM PDT by musicman (Until I see the REAL Long Form Vault BC, he's just "PRES__ENT" Obama = Without "ID")
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To: NEMDF

Tomorrow would be good also.


19 posted on 04/30/2013 1:41:59 PM PDT by mountainlion (Live well for those that did not make it back.)
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To: NEMDF

This was last weekend...not really breaking news.


20 posted on 04/30/2013 1:42:38 PM PDT by pgkdan (Some taglines never go away....)
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