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Israeli rockets strike Damascus military site - reports (Videos)
RT News ^ | Published time: May 05, 2013 00:02 | Staff

Posted on 05/04/2013 8:37:07 PM PDT by silentknight

Edited on 05/04/2013 9:50:12 PM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]

Israeli rockets strike Damascus military site - reports

Strong blasts hit the outskirts of the Syrian capital early on Sunday, state TV reports, saying that Israeli rockets have targeted a military research center.

Massive explosions have been heard near Mount Qasioun in Damascus. The area hosts the Jamraya military research center, which came under Israeli attack earlier in January and marked the first incursion by Israel into Syrian airspace in six years.

A senior US official confirmed to NBC News that Israeli Air Force bombed the military research center.

RT has managed to speak to local journalist Abdallah Mawazini, for a report on the latest developments. Apart from the 300 soldiers who are said to have died and hundreds wounded, he reported the following:

When the explosion happened in Damascus, all the houses were shaken. There was dust everywhere. Right now we’re receiving more information about the attack, which targeted the Jamraya military research center. Everyone woke up, most of the people ran downstairs – to make sure they are safe. Now we are getting more information. The sound of the explosion was heard everywhere in Damascus. People are scared.”

During the attack, one Israeli jet was reportedly shot down by Syria's Air Force, according to Hezbollah's Manar TV channel, citing security sources in Damascus.

"The new Israeli attack is an attempt to raise the morale of the terrorist groups which have been reeling from strikes by our noble army," Syrian television said.

There has been no immediate comment from Israel. "We don't respond to this kind of report," an Israeli military spokeswoman told Reuters.

US President Barack Obama said that he will let the “Israeli government confirm or deny whatever strikes they have taken,” RT’s Paula Slier quotes him.

Video footage uploaded onto the Internet showed a massive ball of fire rising into the sky. RT could not immediately verify the authenticity of the videos.

The Israeli Air Force conducted an airstrike on Syrian territory on Friday, reportedly targeting a shipment of advanced missiles. Unnamed US officials claimed that the missiles had been en-route from Iran to Lebanon’s Hezbollah.

Among the varying descriptions of the actual rockets, Fateh 110s have come up, which are advanced enough to strike Tel Aviv from southern Lebanon and, therefore perceived as a threat by Israel.

Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon earlier told journalists that any alleged delivery of Syrian weapons to Hezbollah would be considered a "red line." Ya'alon then said Israel would not permit "sophisticated weapons" to fall into the hands of "Hezbollah or other rogue elements."

US President Barack Obama has also said in the past that the crossing of a ‘red line’ would warrant further action from outside. This was in relation to the possibility that Assad forces may have used chemical weapons against Syrians – a claim that is still being investigated, with no evidence so far.

Nonetheless, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced on Thursday that the US may now consider arming the Syrian opposition – something the US has shied away from openly doing in the two years since the start of the Syrian uprising.

Asked directly if the administration was reconsidering its position on that option, Hagel said "yes". "Arming the rebels — that's an option," he said. "We must continue to look at options."

The conflict in Syria has entered its third year. According to UN estimates, at least 70,000 people have been killed since the uprising against President Bashar Assad began in March 2011.



TOPICS: Breaking News; Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; Russia; War on Terror
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1 posted on 05/04/2013 8:37:07 PM PDT by silentknight
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To: silentknight

by Israel


2 posted on 05/04/2013 8:37:58 PM PDT by yldstrk (My heroes have always been cowboys)
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To: silentknight

Syrian TV says that Syria will respond at the time and place of their choosing


3 posted on 05/04/2013 8:38:23 PM PDT by silentknight
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To: silentknight

Strong blasts hit the outskirts of the Syrian capital early on Sunday, state TV reports, saying that Israeli rockets have targeted a military research center.Massive explosions have been heard near Mount Qasioun in Damascus. The area hosts the Jamraya military research center, which came under Israeli attack earlier in January and marked the first incursion by Israel into Syrian airspace in six years. RT news


4 posted on 05/04/2013 8:39:31 PM PDT by silentknight
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To: silentknight

More http://www.cnn.com/2013/05/04/world/meast/syria-violence/index.html?hpt=hp_t1


5 posted on 05/04/2013 8:41:12 PM PDT by silentknight
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To: Pride in the USA

ping!


6 posted on 05/04/2013 8:44:15 PM PDT by lonevoice (Today I broke my personal record for most consecutive days lived)
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To: silentknight

BTTT


7 posted on 05/04/2013 8:47:54 PM PDT by Jet Jaguar
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To: silentknight
Syria strikes back with Rocket Car!


8 posted on 05/04/2013 8:49:09 PM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (I’m not a Republican, I’m a conservative! Pubbies haven't been conservative since before T.R.)
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To: Jack Hydrazine

What is that, and what was the end result?


9 posted on 05/04/2013 8:51:04 PM PDT by ROCKLOBSTER (Celebrate: Republicans Freed the Slaves Month)
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To: silentknight
This bears watching because the Bible says Damascus will be completely destroyed.

Isaiah 17: "Behold, Damascus will cease from being a city; And it will be a ruinous heap. NKJV

10 posted on 05/04/2013 8:56:44 PM PDT by Newfy
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To: silentknight

This is really a major story. i strongly urge every reader to go to the original and look at the video. Good factual coverage which puts to shame the crap US network news pukes produce. The IAF has conducted a really big airstrike against the major Syrian ‘research’ and ‘special weapons’ facility in Damascus. Just in general terms this is a delight to read about as the IAF does the voodoo they do so well. Reports of several thousand Syrian casualties including hundreds of Syrian military killed. Truly satisfying news just on general principles. The Assad regime seems to be nearing collapse and there are strong indications that Bashir will try to stave this off by ‘declaring war on Israel’ as a last ditch gambit to rally the populace. Looking at this video it would seem the Israelis can mete out enough destruction to finish bashir Baby and his cohorts in a couple of weeks. Then the real dog fight starts in Syria. There are also indications that after Syria Israel has Hezbollah on its hit list with another crushing display of air power as the chosen instrument. Well, Strike Zion, and strike hard and often until the Syrians and Hezbollards are squealing in terror on their faces. Back in Saudi Arabia the Saudi royals will be enormously amused at the Israelis bumping off lots of the hated Shia and Alawite schismatics and proxies of Shia Iran.


11 posted on 05/04/2013 9:03:15 PM PDT by robowombat
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To: silentknight

You should have this link up from the other thread.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-chat/3015861/posts

Lots of previous and good info on the original thread.


12 posted on 05/04/2013 9:03:38 PM PDT by MestaMachine
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To: robowombat

MSM hours behind on this story. Does Wolf Blitzer not work on weekends?


13 posted on 05/04/2013 9:11:10 PM PDT by silentknight
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To: silentknight
Yes, at this rate the Israelis will be loading up for the next phase of this operation and launching a SAR op for the one or two aircrew lost in the raid before the bozos here even wake up. I will watch cBS news tomorrow to enjoy the disarray.
14 posted on 05/04/2013 9:13:34 PM PDT by robowombat
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To: Newfy

Notice what Isaiah says about Egypt.


15 posted on 05/04/2013 9:16:23 PM PDT by LukeL (Barack Obama: Jimmy Carter 2 Electric Boogaloo)
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To: ROCKLOBSTER

It’s another attempt of the rocket car by Mythbusters.

http://rocketdungeon.blogspot.com/2013/05/jato-rocket-car-mission-accomplished-is.html

http://rocketdungeon.blogspot.com/2013/04/the-mythbusters-are-rocketing-again.html


16 posted on 05/04/2013 9:37:57 PM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (I’m not a Republican, I’m a conservative! Pubbies haven't been conservative since before T.R.)
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To: yldstrk

http://www.jpost.com/Defense/Explosions-shake-Damascus-Syria-blames-Israel-312070

Jerusalem Post has some impressive footage of the air strikes.


17 posted on 05/04/2013 10:26:45 PM PDT by eak3
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To: eak3

bttt


18 posted on 05/04/2013 10:33:42 PM PDT by ConservativeMan55
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To: Newfy

....they’re going to have to do a whole lot more before it can be considered a “ruinous heap”....it remains a city and livable...the damage thus far can be rebuilt.


19 posted on 05/04/2013 10:56:35 PM PDT by caww
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To: caww

And it can easily escalate.


20 posted on 05/04/2013 11:23:53 PM PDT by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: silentknight

I was momentarily pleased when someone on twitter reported it as “nukleari bombom”.

Pity it wasn’t.


21 posted on 05/04/2013 11:25:53 PM PDT by Hardraade (http://junipersec.wordpress.com (Vendetta))
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To: Hardraade

bttt


22 posted on 05/04/2013 11:41:08 PM PDT by ConservativeMan55
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To: Newfy

How many times since that was written has Damascus been destroyed to the point it ceased to be a city?


23 posted on 05/04/2013 11:45:32 PM PDT by gunsequalfreedom (Conservative is not a label of convenience. It is a guide to your actions.)
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To: silentknight; no-to-illegals; All

Now it really begins.


24 posted on 05/05/2013 12:43:47 AM PDT by gleeaikin
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To: gunsequalfreedom

Damascus is the longest lived-in city in the world having never been destroyed.

http://www.raptureready.com/featured/gillette/Isaiah_17.html

Sadly, when Damascus is destroyed, Israel will also be “abandoned like the grain fields in the valley of Rephaim after the harvest. Only a few of its people will be left, like the stray olives left on the tree after the harvest.”

The point seems to be that Israel has once again become primarily secular today - like the rest of the world. And just as they abandoned their God and were punished by exile to Babylon, so seems that this prophesy of the destruction of Damascus (and the poor conditions in Israel) is similar.


25 posted on 05/05/2013 12:55:11 AM PDT by 21twelve ("We've got the guns, and we got the numbers" adapted and revised from Jim M.)
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To: gleeaikin

From some prophecy site - interesting stuff:

A Related Damascus Prophecy?

Some think Amos 1:3-5 is related to Isaiah 17. They surmise that Syria’s attacks against Israel in 1948, 1967, and 1973 are the first three transgressions mentioned in Amos’ passage, and that if Syria attacks Israel once more, God will allow Damascus’ destruction prophesied by Isaiah.

Thus says the Lord:

“For three transgressions of Damascus, and for four,
I will not turn away its punishment,
Because they have threshed Gilead with implements of iron.
But I will send a fire into the house of Hazael,
Which shall devour the palaces of Ben-Hadad.
I will also break the gate bar of Damascus,
And cut off the inhabitant from the Valley of Aven,
And the one who holds the scepter from Beth Eden.
The people of Syria shall go captive to Kir,”
Says the Lord.

(Amos 1:3-5 NKJ)


26 posted on 05/05/2013 1:02:26 AM PDT by 21twelve ("We've got the guns, and we got the numbers" adapted and revised from Jim M.)
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To: silentknight

Wolf Blitzer doesn’t even work much during the week unless you call reading what someone else has written from a teleprompter work.


27 posted on 05/05/2013 2:17:13 AM PDT by Grams A (The Sun will rise in the East in the morning and God is still on his throne.)
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To: silentknight

Click for video of Weapons Shipment taken out

28 posted on 05/05/2013 4:19:08 AM PDT by Diogenesis (De Oppresso Liber)
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To: eak3

Looks like the area was already in flames from previous strikes and then we see either secondary explosions in the high point or those were other rockets hitting a target. The last one was incredibly impressive that I would say was about the same size or larger than the Texas fertilizer plant explosion. Was hard to get any good depth perception in the dark.


29 posted on 05/05/2013 4:35:13 AM PDT by mazda77
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To: gunsequalfreedom

Re 23: Apparently Damascus is the oldest continually inhabited city in recorded human history.


30 posted on 05/05/2013 4:44:21 AM PDT by George Varnum (Liberty, like our Forefather's Flintlock Musket, must be kept clean, oiled, and READY!)
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To: dennisw; Cachelot; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; Lent; GregB; ..
Middle East and terrorism, occasional political and Jewish issues Ping List. High Volume

If you’d like to be on or off, please FR mail me.

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31 posted on 05/05/2013 5:31:14 AM PDT by SJackson (The Pilgrims—Doing the jobs Native Americans wouldn’t do !)
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To: silentknight
♫ They ain't ♪ makin' Jews ♫ like Jesus anymore ♪
- Kinky Freidman
32 posted on 05/05/2013 5:50:34 AM PDT by Feckless (I was trained by the US << This Tagline Censored by FR >> ain't that irOnic?)
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To: robowombat

bttt


33 posted on 05/05/2013 5:53:01 AM PDT by petercooper
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To: silentknight

He is too busy looking for the teaparty radicals involved with the Boston bombing


34 posted on 05/05/2013 5:54:08 AM PDT by italianquaker
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To: silentknight
MSM hours behind on this story. Does Wolf Blitzer not work on weekends?

No, they are too busy rolling up their prayer rugs...

35 posted on 05/05/2013 5:55:32 AM PDT by Sir Francis Dashwood ("Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???")
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To: 21twelve
The point seems to be that Israel has once again become primarily secular today - like the rest of the world. And just as they abandoned their God and were punished by exile to Babylon, so seems that this prophesy of the destruction of Damascus (and the poor conditions in Israel) is similar.

The Golden Calf has grown up to be a hollow Bronze Bull.

36 posted on 05/05/2013 5:58:04 AM PDT by Sir Francis Dashwood ("Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???")
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To: Feckless

Great song...


37 posted on 05/05/2013 5:58:40 AM PDT by Sir Francis Dashwood ("Arjuna, why have you have dropped your bow???")
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To: Newfy
"Behold, Damascus will cease from being a city; And it will be a ruinous heap.

'You mean like Detriot?'


38 posted on 05/05/2013 6:03:02 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (The monsters are due on Maple Street)
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To: Sir Francis Dashwood
Now I ain't a racist but Aristittle Onasis is one Greek we don't need....

If there's one thing I cain't abide it's an ethno-centric racist... now you take back that thing you said about Aristittle Onasis.....

I had a cassette tape deck in my wrecker my first tour of Germany in the 70's and can recite every line in the album....

39 posted on 05/05/2013 6:05:08 AM PDT by Feckless (I was trained by the US << This Tagline Censored by FR >> ain't that irOnic?)
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To: robowombat
Good factual coverage which puts to shame the crap US network news pukes produce

Well............. it is well known on the 'interwebs' that if you want factual coverage, there are only three good sources.

(1) RT (Russia Today)
(2) AJTV (Al Jazeera TV)
(3) FR Free Republic

40 posted on 05/05/2013 6:06:54 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (The monsters are due on Maple Street)
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To: silentknight
Video here......

http://www.aljazeera.com/news/middleeast/2013/05/20135502043908700.html

"Israeli warplanes struck areas in and around the Syrian capital, setting off a series of explosions as they targeted a shipment of highly accurate, Iranian-made guided missiles believed to be on their way to Lebanon's Hezbollah group, officials and activists said.

Syria's state media on Sunday reported that Israeli missiles struck a military and scientific research centre near the Syrian capital and caused casualties.

The attack, the second in three days, signaled a sharp escalation of Israel's involvement in Syria's civil war.

"The new Israeli attack is an attempt to raise the morale of the terrorist groups which have been reeling from strikes by our noble army," Syrian television said, referring to recent offensives by the forces of Bashar al-Assad, the Syrian president, against the armed opposition.

A Western intelligence source confirmed the attack to The Associated Press, saying the target of Sunday's strike was a shiptment of advanced guided Iranian-made missiles, believed to be on their way to Lebanon's group Hezbollah.

Video footage uploaded onto the internet by activists showed a huge ball of fire rising into the night sky.

Later on Sunday, the Syrian government condemned the airstrikes, saying the attacks aim "to give direct military support to terrorist groups" fighting the government.

The Syrian Foreign Ministry also said in a letter sent to the United Nations and the UN Security Council that the "Israeli aggression" killed and wounded several people and "cause widespread distruction".

'Felt like an earthquake'

A Damascus resident described the blasts to Al Jazeera, saying they felt like "an earthquake" and "unprecedented".

Fawaz Gerges, political analyst, discusses the potential fall out following the Israeli airstrikes on Syria A senior Israeli source told AFP that Israel had carried out the airstrike, which they said struck near Damascus airport.

"The attack was very close to hte airport, the target was Iranian missiles which were destined for Hezbollah," he told AFP, speaking on condition of anonymity.

The US State Department had no immediate comment and the Israeli embassy in Washington declined comment.

The Syrian state media claims, reported by the Reuters news agency, come after Israel confirmed that its air force hit a shipment of missiles in Syria bound for Hezbollah.

Israel has repeatedly said that it is prepared to resort to force to prevent Syrian weapons, including chemical weapons, from reaching Hezbollah or groups.

Syria's rebel Free Syrian Army reacted cautiously on Sunday to the Israeli air strikes, saying their country was already under attack daily by regime war planes.

"Of course the Free Syrian Army and any Syrian is bothered that their country is being bombed, but Syria is being bombed every day by (President) Bashar al-Assad, and by Israel," FSA media and political coordinator Louay Meqdad told.

He spoke after Syrian state media reported that Israeli rockets struck a military facility outside the capital Damascus overnight, the second reported attack by the Jewish state inside Syria this week.

"We wonder why there are so many missiles and military installations around Damascus when they should be close to the ceasefire line with Israel on the Golan Heights," he added.

"For us, the operations that we carry out every day are not related to Israeli attacks or anything else, and we will continue to fight until the fall of Assad," he said.

The US president, Barack Obama, said on Saturday, before the latest incident, that it was up to Israel to confirm or deny any strikes, but that the US coordinated very closely with Israel.

"The Israelis, justifiably, have to guard against the transfer of advanced weaponry to terrorist organizations like Hezbollah," Obama told the Spanish-language TV station Telemundo.

41 posted on 05/05/2013 6:11:52 AM PDT by bert ((K.E. N.P. N.C. +12 .....History is a process, not an event)
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To: gunsequalfreedom; Newfy
How many times since that was written has Damascus been destroyed to the point it ceased to be a city?

How many times since that was written has The U.S. been destroyed to the point it ceased to be a nation?

42 posted on 05/05/2013 6:11:59 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (The monsters are due on Maple Street)
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To: 21twelve

You are introducing prophacy that is not really relevant to the present except for place names


43 posted on 05/05/2013 6:17:21 AM PDT by bert ((K.E. N.P. N.C. +12 .....History is a process, not an event)
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To: robowombat

Your inexplicable glee makes it seem like you are a Sunni Muslim. What in the world makes you think that Sunni Muslims will be friends to Israel? When the Sunnis are done with the Shiites and they will be very soon they would have consolidated power and you will have a billion Sunnis who are by far less tolerant than Shiites. You have to understand something that is the basis of why terrorism is happening, and that is te SUNNI concept of takferi, where they believe that others who do not believe in the same things they do deserve to die, this includes other Muslims. This is the base belief of wahabism salafism and the Muslim brotherhood that you seem to have a Hard on for. The Israelis thankfully aren’t as retarded as you are, which is the reason they are only doing precision strikes against a few facilities to disable some weapons capabilities that may be used against them. There is no such thing as a “last ditch effort” to declare war on Israel, there is absolutely nothing to gain from declaring war on Israel, they have kept the status quo as nations for quite a long time and didnt even have protracted fights during the Lebanese civil war when they were both in the area together. For some reason there will always be a few ignorant people who believe a secular government in the Middle East is inferior to an Islamic regime. I’ve seen people here cheer for saddam’s demise and I’ve seen people cheer for mubaraks Demise and I hear people cheer for bashars demise. I have yet to hear people have proper discussions on how we should be facing a real and credible Sunni Muslim threat.
Actually I guarantee you that 99% of the people even on this site don’t Ben understand their own enemy, just the garbage that an opinionated news anchor spews.
As I said, thankfully the Israelis aren’t as retarded as some people here, because if they wanted bashar gone he would be gone. They are wary of the Muslim brotherhood threat and that is why they aren’t taking decisive actions.
I can’t in a million years fathom how people here actually think it’s a good thing to have Israel surrounded by Sunni extremist nations. When Syria falls then Lebanon will come next ad I have personally seen the foreign Sunni extremists piling into Lebanon and they are relishing a war with Hezbollah. Good as that may sound the Christians in the region will suffer and the Sunnis will win again because we are rigging the game. When they do and Iran is isolated, they will ignore the Shiites and have only one more issue to deal with.
Anyone in an internal power struggle will always consolidate his power before he goes after his enemy. This is what the Sunni Shiite struggle is now, simply an internal power struggle. I would rather make an ally of 100 million Shiites and fight 1.5 billion Sunnis than completely hand over more power to the Sunnis. Sad thing is that I truly believe from my experiences in life and especially my deep experience in the Middle East, that Muslims will eventually overcome the rest of the world. There is no way to win unless you neuter them. They are playing the long game, and at the current rate with all our superior texhnogy and military we are still losing ground. We have even elected a self confessed Muslim and people still think we are going to overcome this enemy. I talk with alot of middle eastern Christians and they all think of us as naive idiots whose children will learn the lesson about Islam the hard way.
For fucking once I would love to see some fucking backbone and balls to point the finger at Saudi Arabia and Qatar and Pakistan who actively finance terrorism that is killing Americans. When are we going to stop focusing on this one stupid country that talks a big game and start focusing on the allies that are actively trying to change our society and subjugate us and convert our children into their disgusting religion and political system. Literally our biggest ally is the fucking devil. Sorry for the block of text and the rant and the language. I’m done, I’m sick of this bullshit. I’m actually cheering for bashar and his CHRISTIAN syrian supporters to kill as many Sunni terrorists as he possibly can, chemical weapons included and I pray for the safety of Christians in the Middle East. We have been acting against their interests in every single conflict that it just makes me laugh when I hear people say we are a christian nation, we used to be, and unfortunately we have become too lazy and scared to change the fact that we aren’t anymore.


44 posted on 05/05/2013 6:29:24 AM PDT by hannibaal
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To: gleeaikin

Thanks for the ping gleeaikin.


45 posted on 05/05/2013 6:39:13 AM PDT by no-to-illegals (Scrutinize our government and Secure the Blessing of Freedom and Justice)
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To: bert; ROCKLOBSTER; BenLurkin

Re “...prophacy that is not really relevant to the present...”

Well, it might not be... but if you were at all familiar with Bible prophecy in the context of recent history and current events, then you might find it to be one really interesting, if not astounding coincidence.

Prophecy was often fulfilled more than once - the first time was a preview or “shadow picture” of a future and sometimes greater fulfillment, sometimes thousands of years down the pike.

Rabbi Jonathan CAHN describes just such an echo of prophecy in his best selling semi-fiction novel “The Harbinger”:

Interview with Cahn:

http://www.wnd.com/2013/02/harbinger-author-says-almighty-warning-u-s/?cat_orig=politics


46 posted on 05/05/2013 6:43:11 AM PDT by George Varnum (Liberty, like our Forefather's Flintlock Musket, must be kept clean, oiled, and READY!)
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To: hannibaal

I see exactly like you do, no good choices here, no good guys to root for.


47 posted on 05/05/2013 6:56:28 AM PDT by jpsb
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To: silentknight

“Syrian TV says that Syria will respond at the time and place of their choosing”

Yeah, that would be called half-past never.


48 posted on 05/05/2013 7:02:00 AM PDT by VanDeKoik
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To: hannibaal

Truth


49 posted on 05/05/2013 7:11:53 AM PDT by winodog
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To: UCANSEE2

Can’t vouch for “factual” but for starters there’s this in the WAPO:

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/israel-launches-second-airstrike-in-syria-targeting-weapons-shipment/2013/05/04/cdccddc0-b4c4-11e2-9fb1-62de9581c946_story.html

Other alternative sources FWIW:

http://www.inthedays.com/syria-and-damascus/israeli-planes-hit-targets-in-syria-say-us-officials/

Rabbi Yosef: We ‘Returned the Deposit’ to Deri

Inside Israel 6:36 AM

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/167708

Report: Iran Sent Advanced Missiles to Hizbullah
Middle East 9:48 PM 5/4/2013

The weapons bound for Hizbullah that were destroyed in an Israeli airstrike were reportedly sent by Iran.
Report: Israel Bombed ‘Game-Changing’ Weapons Going to Hizbullah:

http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/167700

Arutz Sheva seems to be as up on it as anyone.

KOENIG has some good stuff up at the moment:
http://www.watch.org/

http://www.watch.org/linkstat.php3?idx=162250

It’s out there, but we have to look for it.

You are right however, in that for even more or less credible and timely news reporting we have to look outside of our own borders, by and large.


50 posted on 05/05/2013 7:21:39 AM PDT by George Varnum (Liberty, like our Forefather's Flintlock Musket, must be kept clean, oiled, and READY!)
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