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World exclusive: Iran will send 4,000 troops to aid Bashar al-Assadís forces in Syria
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Posted on 06/15/2013 7:18:31 PM PDT by chessplayer

Washington’s decision to arm Syria’s Sunni Muslim rebels has plunged America into the great Sunni-Shia conflict of the Islamic Middle East, entering a struggle that now dwarfs the Arab revolutions which overthrew dictatorships across the region.

(Excerpt) Read more at world.topnewstoday.org ...


TOPICS: Israel; News/Current Events; Russia; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: benghazi; genocide; iran; iransyriawar; israel; jordan; lebanon; russia; syria; syriawar; threatmatrix; turkey; waronterror
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Whats-it's-name will probably try to enforce a no flying machine zone, and Russia will then give Syria anti-flying machine thingies. This will all end well. sarc/
1 posted on 06/15/2013 7:18:31 PM PDT by chessplayer
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To: chessplayer; All

2 posted on 06/15/2013 7:21:51 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: chessplayer

Maybe this will go where the Spanish Civil War didn’t, full scale multi nation war. Maybe we do need a Daladier and Chamberlain this time around.


3 posted on 06/15/2013 7:22:06 PM PDT by xkaydet65
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To: chessplayer

Arms manufacturers are having a party as we speak. And they partied on these dates as well.

Iran Said to Send Troops to Bolster Syria
August 27, 2012
http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10000872396390444230504577615393756632230.html

Iranian soldiers fighting for Assad in Syria, says State Department official
May 21, 2013
http://articles.washingtonpost.com/2013-05-21/world/39411426_1_syrian-opposition-u-s-official-two-year-old-syrian-conflict


4 posted on 06/15/2013 7:27:38 PM PDT by UCANSEE2 (The monsters are due on Maple Street)
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To: chessplayer

Yaaay..! We get to fight Iran AND Russia...!!

EVERYONE LOVES US..!!!

Much-vaunted RESET BUTTON for everyonnnnnnne...!!


5 posted on 06/15/2013 7:28:15 PM PDT by gaijin
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To: xkaydet65; chessplayer; zot; kristinn; Interesting Times

Combined with Kristinn’s post “U.S. Puts Jets in Jordan, Fuels Russian Fear of Syria No-Fly Zone” I’m concerned that our president and secretary of state (who served in Vietnam) will blunder us into war. with an enemy he seeks as allies and co-religious.


6 posted on 06/15/2013 7:30:56 PM PDT by GreyFriar (Spearhead - 3rd Armored Division 75-78 & 83-87)
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To: xkaydet65

No. We need to sit back and watch the bastards exterminate each other.


7 posted on 06/15/2013 7:32:26 PM PDT by ZULU ((See: http://gatesofvienna.net/) Obama, do you hear me?)
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To: chessplayer

Can someone refresh my memory? Who are the good guys and who are the bad guys in Syria? I can’t seem to figure it out.


8 posted on 06/15/2013 7:33:16 PM PDT by TheGipperWasRight
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To: gaijin

~~~Yaaay..! We get to fight Iran AND Russia...!!~~~

Yep. Thinking it’s time to start digging a bomb shelter.

Or something. This could easily not end well.

Oy vey.


9 posted on 06/15/2013 7:34:49 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1Jn4:15;5:4-5,11-13;Mt27:50-54;Mk15:33-34;Jn3:17-18,6:69,11:25,14:6,20:31;Ro10:8-11;1Tm2:5-6;Ti3:4-7)
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To: GreyFriar

Does that mean Obama’s Nobel peace prize will be taken back?


10 posted on 06/15/2013 7:38:01 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: TheGipperWasRight

I’m standing with Syria and Russia on this one but not Iran.


11 posted on 06/15/2013 7:38:56 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: chessplayer

The Caliph is a Sunni, so he’s backing his side.


12 posted on 06/15/2013 7:40:05 PM PDT by MrBambaLaMamba (Obama lies, smokes, blasphemes, eats pork, reads your mail, eavesdrops and drinks during Ramadam)
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To: chessplayer

Don’t worry, Caliph Obama has it under control.


13 posted on 06/15/2013 7:40:07 PM PDT by Ray76 (Do you reject Obama? And all his works? And all his empty promises?)
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To: chessplayer

Looks like Obama got his bluff called if this is true.

Iran doesn’t have the S300’s but probably has enough other weaponry to bring down a couple of patrolling aircraft. I can’t imagine him risking that, but we’ll see.

In depth analysis here on the implications of the US/EU involvement in Syria (slight leftist bias - less than expected from a hard left news source).

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/middle-east/world-exclusive-iran-will-send-4000-troops-to-aid-bashar-alassads-forces-in-syria-8660358.html


14 posted on 06/15/2013 7:43:43 PM PDT by expat1000
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To: Jack Hydrazine

I’m gonna need a scorecard for this one.


15 posted on 06/15/2013 7:45:04 PM PDT by xp38
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To: TheGipperWasRight

they are all bad guys and if iran russia and the us get in that is still all bad guys


16 posted on 06/15/2013 7:45:11 PM PDT by bigheadfred (barry your mouth is writing checks your ass cant cash)
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To: TheGipperWasRight

It’s a ‘skunk fight.’ Naturally Bam wants in.


17 posted on 06/15/2013 7:49:36 PM PDT by tumblindice (America's founding fathers: All armed conservatives.)
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To: ZULU

This should be interesting, especially if Russia puts its foot down


18 posted on 06/15/2013 7:51:10 PM PDT by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: bigheadfred

Syria’s Christians make up 10% of the population there. Under Assad, they have been allowed to live in peace.

America’s “allies”, the rebels, have been murdering these Christians as fast as they can. According to a recent report, the rebels have wiped out an entire Christian town.


19 posted on 06/15/2013 7:51:16 PM PDT by Dalberg-Acton
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To: TheGipperWasRight

There are no good guys.

But Obama wants to side with the side that Al Qaeda likes over the baddies that we have known for decades.


20 posted on 06/15/2013 7:52:34 PM PDT by GeronL (http://asspos.blogspot.com)
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To: Dalberg-Acton

i meant the combatants not the victims


21 posted on 06/15/2013 8:00:25 PM PDT by bigheadfred (barry your mouth is writing checks your ass cant cash)
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To: Dalberg-Acton

And obamma wants to supports the rebels? Why may I ask???


22 posted on 06/15/2013 8:02:38 PM PDT by rawhide
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To: GreyFriar

no blunder. they will do it on purpose


23 posted on 06/15/2013 8:02:54 PM PDT by 1st Division guy
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To: Jack Hydrazine

he’ll get another one


24 posted on 06/15/2013 8:03:47 PM PDT by 1st Division guy
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To: chessplayer

Cool. Wait until Iran’s troops show up and THEN give the rebels just enough arms to keep things in balance. Make this baby last 10 years!


25 posted on 06/15/2013 8:05:11 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: ZULU

In 37 both Daladier and Chamberlain kept their countries out of the Spanish Civil War even though these was much enthusiasm among the left in each country to oppose the Fascists.


26 posted on 06/15/2013 8:05:18 PM PDT by xkaydet65
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To: rawhide
And obamma wants to supports the rebels? Why may I ask???

Because they're killing Christians....

He just wants to give them bigger weapons to get a bigger body count.

27 posted on 06/15/2013 8:05:18 PM PDT by airborne (MY HEROES DON'T WEAR CAPES. MY HEROES WEAR DOG TAGS ! ! !)
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That’s 4000 *more* thugs that Iran’s sending — not to mention that their proxies the Hizbullah were sent in months ago.


28 posted on 06/15/2013 8:06:17 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (McCain or Romney would have been worse, if you're a dumb ass.)
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To: Dalberg-Acton
Syria’s Christians make up 10% of the population there. Under Assad, they have been allowed to live in peace.

America’s “allies”, the rebels, have been murdering these Christians as fast as they can. According to a recent report, the rebels have wiped out an entire Christian town.

I agree with your post. But on a side note, I do not understand why muzzies have fully automatic rifles & RPG's & surface-to-air rockets, etc, etc., all the way down to 5 yr old child muzzies. And yet 10% of Syria's population who are Christians, apparently have no weapons or home-grown militia to defend themselves. Everybody else (lefties, muzzies) all are armed to the teeth except for Christians in all other nations. And we are just an eyelash away from losing our 2nd Amendment rights here in the U.S. It's time to bring on the battle....let's git 'er done!

29 posted on 06/15/2013 8:07:47 PM PDT by rcrngroup
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To: GeronL
This should be interesting, especially if Russia puts its foot down

Probably eliminates my need to worry about retirement money.

30 posted on 06/15/2013 8:45:59 PM PDT by Newbomb Turk ("All that is necessary for the triumph of evil is that good men do nothing.")
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To: chessplayer
Sheesh... Up is down, and down is up.
Now I'm rooting for Iran and Assad. And last year I was rooting for the Libyan Fashionisita over the Al-Quida lot that Obummer was supporting.
What a mess...
31 posted on 06/15/2013 8:48:28 PM PDT by El Cid (Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house...)
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To: Newbomb Turk

I’ve got the gas mask, the ‘bug-out bag’, potassium iodide tablets—the whole nine yards.
What I’m wondering though is whether to pack Graham crackers, marshmallows and Hershey bars.
Would it be a bad thing to make s’mores while the world is blowing itself up?


32 posted on 06/15/2013 8:57:05 PM PDT by tumblindice (America's founding fathers: All armed conservatives.)
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To: GreyFriar

Thanks for the ping. Just as the U.S. is closing bases in Germany and Spain.


33 posted on 06/15/2013 9:06:14 PM PDT by zot
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To: chessplayer

this is being played out like this so that Israel can attack iran and against the current backdrop that won’t seem like that much of a big deal.
people have thought that Obama didn’t like Israel but that is just a smokescreen.
American jews have a huge influence on our policy towards Israel.


34 posted on 06/15/2013 9:10:22 PM PDT by willywill
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To: tumblindice

It’s a standard stunt of Obie’s to show up at the end of a conflict, make a few meaningless contributions, then take credit for solving the problem. It’s worked for him on the domestic front, but it’s not going to work here. This isn’t a situation where he can con the French into fighting the battle, and it isn’t a situation where either side is anywhere close to failing. So he’s really biting off more than he can chew.


35 posted on 06/15/2013 9:15:57 PM PDT by ArmstedFragg (hoaxy dopey changey)
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To: chessplayer; annieokie; penelopesire; maggief; Protect the Bill of Rights; thouworm; SE Mom; ...
No man knows the time, but I think we should synchronize our watches.

Anyone wanting on or off this ping list, please advise.


36 posted on 06/15/2013 9:19:02 PM PDT by MestaMachine (My caps work. You gotta earn them.)
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To: chessplayer
Is Indonesia Sunni or Shia?
37 posted on 06/15/2013 9:25:56 PM PDT by fella ("As it was before Noah, so shall it be again,")
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To: ArmstedFragg

Yeah, that ‘leading from behind’ drill doesn’t work so well outside the Beltway or a Chicago bathhouse.
But he must be getting pressured, I suspect by Brennan and Jarrett especially. He’s way too frisky right now.
I suppose they’re looking for a pretext to divert attention from their domestic troubles. Like Clinton.


38 posted on 06/15/2013 9:30:25 PM PDT by tumblindice (America's founding fathers: All armed conservatives.)
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To: chessplayer

Russia already has troops on the Syrian Border on stand by....not to mention their fleet in Syria’s port.

I’m just going to say that Syria will not go silently into the night by any means...Assad has said when he was asked in interviews would he leave Syria...” Why would I do that, Syria is my home, Syria is my country.”

He is going to continue to fight this and will indeed use everything he has to not let “His Country” be given over to the Islamist terrorists....nor will he bow to any outsiders that attempt to subject Syria to the Mulsim brotherhood.


39 posted on 06/15/2013 9:34:12 PM PDT by caww
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To: bigheadfred

Looks like the makings are in play for a proxy war with US and Russia...not to mention the whole MID-East uprising is still who has control of the oil revenues.


40 posted on 06/15/2013 9:37:32 PM PDT by caww
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To: Dalberg-Acton

Which rebels? The terrorists who have taken over the rebels or the rebels who have long ago lost their control of their side.

If they’re killing Christians..you can bet it’s the Islamic terrorists coming in.and those establishing control against Assad.

The protestors who began this have long gone home or out of the country.


41 posted on 06/15/2013 9:41:12 PM PDT by caww
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To: xkaydet65

Former ambassador Bolton and Foxnews analyst Col. Hunt both just said we need to stay out of that mess.


42 posted on 06/15/2013 9:42:05 PM PDT by chessplayer
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To: GeronL

GeronL....If obama does this he is breaking the law. I read the section earlier today that he can’t do this...but then we know the law doesn’t mean squat to him anyway. ...does what he wants and then lets the squabbles begin after the fact while he moves his agendas forward.


43 posted on 06/15/2013 9:43:32 PM PDT by caww
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To: caww

Great cast for us: nobama, hagel & skerry. Great leaders...no?


44 posted on 06/15/2013 9:44:27 PM PDT by ogen hal (First amendment or reeducation camp)
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To: chessplayer

Let’s see, Russia, Iran, USA, Syria, Al Qaida, what could go wrong?


45 posted on 06/15/2013 9:45:04 PM PDT by tiki
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To: tiki

Never fear,,,barry says he has it all under control!


46 posted on 06/15/2013 9:52:33 PM PDT by chessplayer
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To: GreyFriar; MestaMachine

Zbigniew Brzezinski on Syria: US is engaging in “mass propaganda”, “Who’s fighting for democracy?”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0SXBeMhIgFo&feature=player_embedded


47 posted on 06/15/2013 9:54:03 PM PDT by Whenifhow
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To: caww

Which rebels? The al-Qaeda affiliated ones armed and funded by our tax dollars.


48 posted on 06/15/2013 10:14:04 PM PDT by Dalberg-Acton
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To: Dalberg-Acton

Well yes then...they are the ones killing Christians. ...and without hesitation of course...and not just Christians...they’re even killing Syrians regardless of what side they are on.

We know these disgusting pieces of crap love war, love fighting ..love killing...and have no fear whatsoever of death. They are killing machines.

As for the US tax dollars funding them....just what do you think any American can do to stop that? Same with funding abortion etc.? Same with all the corruption and money flowing into the coffers of whatever the name is of what is now leading our country? All I know is it’s not America anymore.....it’s Obamaland.

So do we just stop paying taxes...refuse to buy obamacare...stop paying any tax on anything? I’m quite serious...what is the answer?


49 posted on 06/15/2013 10:30:45 PM PDT by caww
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To: caww

Great questions. I wish I had answers for them.


50 posted on 06/15/2013 10:33:54 PM PDT by Dalberg-Acton
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