Posts Tagged ‘ Middle East ’

ISIS Regains Palmyra from Russian Troops

December 13, 2016
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ISIS Regains Palmyra from Russian Troops

The war in Syria: A mix of desert warfare,  guerilla warfare and modern military units.  Debkafiles describes the latest ISIS victories.  ISIS seizes big Russian-Syrian T-4 air base ISIS seizes big Russian Syrian T-4 air base Photos from Debka.Com Islamic State forces pushed their assault forward to retake the central Syrian town of Palmyra...

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BRIEF RESPITE – BUT NOT QUIET – FROM THE NORTH

October 27, 2016
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BRIEF RESPITE –  BUT NOT QUIET – FROM THE NORTH

So who is Israel’s current defender in this time of chaos? The USA under Obama/Clinton/Kerry?   NOT.  For a while and until calm is restored (if ever and under whose rule?),  it seems to be Putin who is the protecting puppet master.  Are his plans ultimately for the good and safety of Israel? Of...

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KNIVES, GUNS, MOLOTOV COCKTAILS, STONES

October 30, 2015
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THE WAR AGAINST INNOCENTS The greatest enemies of Israel are not the women, children, young men and old who slash, shoot and throw blocks and bombs at Israeli civilians or security personnel. The real enemies are the ones who send them to attack — the international financiers, donors, prime ministers and presidents, the press and, yes, the flag...

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Israel Under Fire – ISRAEL SENDS TROOPS INTO GAZA

July 18, 2014
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Israel has invaded the Gaza Strip after Hamas refused both the Egyptian proposed ceasefire and to honor the humanitarian ceasefire Israel agreed to today.  Israel had hoped to be able to stop the rocket fire without a ground invasion.  In the end there was no other option which would allow them to give a...

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Israel Under Fire: Ceasefire? Israel, Yes. Hamas, No!

July 15, 2014
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Let the  Games Begin… Will Israel allow local and international political considerations to determine the outcome of this long-running war.  Note some of the latest headlines: Monday night:   Israel accepts Egyptian formulation of ceasefire, including demand for removal of Hamas missile stocks, total cessation of all forms of attacks whether missiles, invasion through tunnels...

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Growing Evidence Supports Syrian Rebels Launched Chemical Attack

August 28, 2013
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Growing Evidence Supports Syrian Rebels Launched Chemical Attack

UPDATED:  The Other Side: Assad Set-up so that Obama would have a Reason to Bomb Syria? There is as yet independently unsubstantiated evidence for the involvement of the Jabhat al-Nusrah al-Qaeda offshoot in the chemical weapons attack in Syria, at least as much or more evidence than there is for the Syrian army involvement.  I would...

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Rockets from Lebanon Strike the Western Galilee

August 23, 2013
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Rockets from Lebanon Strike the Western Galilee

Rocket strikes ‘Be’it El*’, an inn for Holocaust survivors in Shavei Tsion The sirens sounded and residents of the Beit El  Holocaust survivors inn in Shavei Tsion scurried to the nearby bomb shelter from the dining room where they were enjoying their afternoon coffee and cake. Soon after, a rocket struck near the kitchen wall, blowing...

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Terror: Tunnels, Stones and Molotov Cocktails

January 17, 2013
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Attack on Rachel's Tomb

Recently, a new tunnel was discovered which originated in Gaza with an exit into southern Israel. From such a tunnel came the kidnappers of an Israeli soldier and from such tunnels, the terrorists are sent to maim and kill. Even after Israel responds militarily (until ‘called off’ by the Western powers who always know...

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The Israel Defense Forces join the Media Wars

November 15, 2012
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For up-to-the-minute information, go to IDF BLOG SITE Israel is reporting current events in the war on terror (Operation Pillar of Defense) both through blogs, twitter and other social media sites with text, video and photo evidence. TWITTER entries by the IDF SPOKESMAN can be read on this site’s Israelinsight Twitter window. Israel mourns...

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Ignorance is No Excuse #6

March 5, 2012
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Is Israel a Warmonger? How can anyone seriously ask that question? Why on earth would anyone whose home is essentially on the front lines want to start a war?  Consider: The talking heads dramatically proclaim: “Israeli will not inform the US of an impending strike on Iran.”  Oh, those bad Israelis. Never mind that...

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