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Syrian Army foils ISIL breakout attempt in east Sweida
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Good morning
Posted by: Fred || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [328 views] Top|| File under:

#1  2 days in a row? yes!
Posted by: Frank G || 08/29/2018 0:07 Comments || Top||

#2  Sometimes, it is the little things in Life that give you that extra stir... Like this little comic book with these cartoon characters like the roadrunner cartoons.

Back in the old days, they had the real ultra-violent but now they just have Youths.
Posted by: newc || 08/29/2018 1:32 Comments || Top||

#3  She’s sharp!
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/29/2018 1:58 Comments || Top||

#4  An old widow-cat of St. Ives
Once wedded a tom who threw knives.
And why did she do it?
"He said, Mr. Pruitt,
He'd already run through eight lives!"
Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220 || 08/29/2018 7:59 Comments || Top||

#5  Hallelujah, The Defender-Scimitar & Times Picayune returns for the 2nd day in a row.

A hat tip to the Dutch for the continuing blasphemous cartoon war.
Posted by: JohnQC || 08/29/2018 11:54 Comments || Top||

#6  It’s not the Dutch as such, but dear, provocative Geert Wilders. The Dutch would prefer he shut up and stop making waves. They are a consensus society, strongly disliking waves and wavemakers.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 12:29 Comments || Top||

#7  Oh, and bravo, Zenobia F. That is just perfect.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 12:29 Comments || Top||


Afghanistan
Militants, security personnel among 115 dead, wounded in Faryab clash
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] At least one hundred and fifteen people including turbans and security personnel were killed or maimed during a clash in northern Faryab province of Afghanistan.

The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North said a large convoy of the security forces was ambushed by the Talibs between Ghormach and Qaisar districts at around 9:30am local time on Monday.

The source further added that ambush by the Talibs sparked heavy festivities that lasted for two hours, leaving at least 73 turbans dead and 31 others maimed.

According to Shaheen Corps, a shadow district chief of the Taliban
...Arabic for students...
for Qaisar Mullah Shirin and six other Taliban Überstürmbannführers identified as Mullah Qayoum, Qari Sur Gul, Mawlavi Jan Mohammad, and Mawlavi Noor Mohammad were among those killed.

The Shaheen Corps also added that four security personnel also bit the dust in the attack and seven others sustained injuries.

A Humvee armored personnel carrier and a Ranger vehicle were destroyed while three armored personnel carrier were damaged, the Shaheen Corps added.

The Afghan Air Force and coalition forces based in Afghanistan also carried out numerous Arclight airstrikes during the clash.

Posted by: Fred || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [162 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Dozens of insurgents killed in Ghazni, Paktika airstrikes: Thunder Corps
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] The Afghan Military in the Southeast claims that dozens of gunnies have been killed in a series of Arclight airstrikes conducted in southeastern Ghazni and Paktika
...which coincidentally borders South Wazoo...
provinces.

The 203rd Thunder Corps of the Afghan Military in the Southeast issued a statement saying the airstrikes were conducted in support of the ground forces during the operations which were also supported by the artillery fire.

The statement further added that 27 gunnies were killed during the operations conducted in Yaraki Khel, Jawar Kali, Yousuf Khel, and Jarnel areas of Qarabagh district in Ghazni province.

At least 9 gunnies also sustained injuries during the airstrikes, the 203rd Thunder Corps said, adding that seven vehicles were destroyed as well.

According to the 203rd Thunder Corps, two local commanders of the Taliban
...Arabic for students...
identified as Ferozuddin and Sharif are among the dead gunnies while another Taliban group member identified as Daru Khan has also been killed.

In a separate airstrike conducted in Balo Khel area in Waza Khwa district of Paktika province, at least 12 gunnies were killed and six cycle of violences were destroyed, the 203rd Thunder Corps added.

The Afghan forces also killed three gunnies during a clash in Sra Maidan area of Paktika province and destroyed a vehicle while 2 gunnies were killed during the artillery strikes in Andar district of Ghazni province and 3 others were maimed.

Posted by: Fred || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [178 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Africa North
Truce reached after deadly clashes in Libyan capital
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] A truce has been reached after deadly festivities erupted between rival militias in Tripoli
...a confusing city, one end of which is located in Lebanon and the other end of which is the capital of Libya. Its chief distinction is being mentioned in the Marine Hymn...
, a security source said Tuesday as residents reported calm had returned to Libyan capital.

Five people were killed and 33 maimed on Monday, the health ministry said, as two factions faced off with tanks and pickup trucks mounted with machine guns.

After kabooms and gunfire rocked Tripoli’s suburbs, a truce was reached on Monday evening according to a source from the security services.

Negotiations were due to take place on Tuesday aimed at achieving a lasting ceasefire, the source added.

A resident of the Ain Zara neighborhood in south-east Tripoli confirmed calm had returned to the area.

Other residents in the Salaheddin and Khallet al-Ferjan neighborhoods, in southern Tripoli, said the fighting had ended although some roads remained closed to traffic.

The festivities involved two rival groups linked to the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA), according to security sources.

Interior Minister Abdessalam Ashour said the fighting pitted the so-called 7th Brigade -- a militia from the town of Tarhuna southeast of Tripoli -- against security forces.

The 7th Brigade, which operates under the GNA’s defense ministry, said it had repelled an attack on its positions in southeast Tripoli.

Since dictator Muammar Qadaffy
...who single-handedly turned a moderately prosperous kingdom into a dictator's fantasyland and was then murdered by his indignant subjects 42 years later...
was ousted in 2011, the Libyan capital has been at the center of a battle for influence between gangs.

Posted by: Fred || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [233 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring


Iraq
Diyala dead and other dudes: soldier and 4 workers kaboomed, Diyala free of foreign turbans


IS Diyala State free of Arab, foreign militants for first time since 2014
I have absolutely no idea what this means.
Diyala (IraqiNews.com) A senior security source from Diyala has said Islamic State’s so-called Diyala State is free of Arab or foreign militants for the first time since 2014.

Speaking to Baghdad Today website, the source said, “All information from the intelligence department on Islamic State cells in Diyala State indicate that no Arab or foreign fighters exist, which is the first time since 2014.”

The absence of Arab and foreign militants in Diyala, according to the source, who preferred anonymity, is due to many reasons, “many of them were killed, while others moved to other places as result of security measures by the Diyala Operations Command.”

Iraqi soldier killed, 4 workers injured in two bomb blasts in Diyala

Diyala (IraqiNews.com) – An Iraqi solider was killed, while four workers were wounded in two bomb blasts in Diyala province on Tuesday, a security source was quoted as saying.

Speaking to Iraqi website Alghad Press, the source said that a bomb blast targeted an army patrol in al-Shohani area between Muqdadiyah and al-Mansouryah districts in northeastern Diyala, leaving an Iraqi soldier killed.

According to the source, the second explosion occurred at a garden in Nofal village on the outskirts of Muqdadiyah. The bomb attack left four workers injured.

“The soldier’s body was moved to the forensic medicine department, while the injured workers were carried into a nearby hospital for treatment,” added the source.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [153 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Three Islamic State members arrested in operation, west of Anbar
Anbar (IraqiNews.com) Security services have locked away
Drop the rosco, Muggsy, or you're one with the ages!
three Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
members in an operation, west of Anbar, a source from the province said on Tuesday.

"Security troops managed to carry out an operation in each of Rutba, Hit and Qaim towns, west of Anbar, during which three Islamic State members were arrested," the source told Almaalomah website.

Moreover, the troops "defused several bombs and booby-trapped bodies," the source said.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [157 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Civilian killed in armed attack, south of Baghdad: Source
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) A civilian was killed in an armed attack, south of Baghdad, a security source said on Tuesday.

Speaking to Alghad Press, the source said, "unidentified button men opened fire against a civilian in al-Dawanem region, south of Baghdad, leaving him dead."

Security services, according to the source, "transferred the victim to forensic medicine department, while investigations were conducted."
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [164 views] Top|| File under:


Israel-Palestine-Jordan
IDF razes home of terrorist who killed Israeli in West Bank settlement
[IsraelTimes] A month after deadly stabbing attack, defense minister says he made good on his promise to family of late Yotam Ovadia

The Israeli military on Tuesday demolished the home of a Paleostinian terrorist who fatally stabbed an Israeli man in a West Bank settlement last month, the Defense Ministry said.

On the night of July 26, 17-year-old Muhammad Yusef from the Paleostinian village of Kobar in the central West Bank entered the Adam settlement, some 18 kilometers (11 miles) away, and attacked two residents of the community outside a playground, before he was rubbed out by a third.

Yusef stabbed father of two Yotam Ovadia, 31, in the upper body multiple times, killing him. He also seriously maimed a 58-year-old man.

The third Adam resident, 41-year-old Assaf Raviv, went outside to investigate the disturbance and, realizing that a terror attack was occurring, shot Yusef three times, killing him. Raviv was also stabbed and lightly injured in the incident.

In the early morning hours of Tuesday, Israeli soldiers arrived with a bulldozer and razed the home, some two weeks after posting a demolition notice.

In the days following the deadly attack, the military raided Yusef’s family home and began taking measurements of the building in order to prepare it for demolition. Some two weeks ago, the military formally notified the family that the home was slated for destruction.

The Defense Ministry said in a statement that dozens of Paleostinians rioted during the demolition, during which they "threw stones, hurled Molotov cocktails and pipe bombs, shot firecrackers and burned tires."

The soldiers responded by employing riot control methods, the statement said, adding that there were no Israeli casualties.

"During the Shiva [period of mourning] for Yotam Ovadia in the community of Adam, I told his widow and parents that we would shortly demolish the terrorist’s home," Defense Minister Avigdor Liberman wrote on Twitter on Tuesday morning. "Tonight that issue got its closure."

"We will continue fighting terror with an iron fist, we will continue building in Adam and in any other place where our citizens are being targeted," Liberman added.

Ovadia was father to a 2-year-old child and a 7-month-old baby. The Brinks security company announced on its Facebook page that he worked there as a technician.

Israel says the practice of demolishing terrorists’ homes is an effective means of discouraging future attacks, though it has been criticized by human rights
...which are often intentionally defined so widely as to be meaningless...
groups as a form of collective punishment and by some analysts as an ineffective deterrent measure.

Elsewhere in the West Bank, IDF forces tossed in the calaboose
Youse'll never take me alive coppers!... [BANG!]... Ow!... I quit!
eight terror suspects overnight, the statement added. In the village of as-Samu, near Hebron, they located a pistol, bullets and magazines in one of the houses. On Monday, forces found homemade weapons in the village of Ein Qiniya.

PA police uncover 12 grenades outside West Bank village

Palestinian Authority police located twelve 40-millimeter grenades near a village in the northern West Bank, they say in a statement.

After finding the grenades close to Mughayyer, a village near Jenin, police dispatched a bomb disposal team to the area, which transported them to “a safe location” and destroyed them, the statement added.

A spokesman for the PA police did not immediately respond to a request for comment about how the grenades ended up where they were found.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [231 views] Top|| File under:

#1  it has been criticized by human rights groups as a form of collective punishment and by some analysts as an ineffective deterrent measure.

OK, geniuses, what are your proposed effective alternatives?
Posted by: gorb || 08/29/2018 2:04 Comments || Top||

#2  OK, geniuses, what are your proposed effective alternatives?

Their alternative is Judenfrei "Palestine".
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 08/29/2018 2:27 Comments || Top||

#3  "Your delivery of rubble is here"
Posted by: Frank G || 08/29/2018 7:32 Comments || Top||

#4  Palestainians seem to target Israelis as a group.

Why the problem with reciprocation?
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 08/29/2018 8:10 Comments || Top||


7 women arrested by Israel for aiding, promoting Hamas in Hebron
[IsraelTimes] Group reportedly used by Hamas, the well-beloved offspring of the Moslem Brotherhood, leadership in Gazoo to send messages, money to Death Eaters in West Bank

Israel has locked away
Maw! They're comin' to get me, Maw!
seven women who took part in a scheme to promote and aid the Hamas terror group in the West Bank city of Hebron, the Shin Bet security service said Tuesday.

The women and two men also involved in the network were arrested over the last several weeks and have been accused of working in coordination with Hamas officials in Gazoo as well as abroad in order to promote terror activity, the security service said in a statement.

The network was allegedly used to transmit messages, transfer funds for terror activities, and coordinate operations.

The Shin Bet investigation found that the ring promoted Hamas activities in Hebron and recruited activists, coordinated with mosques and preachers, worked to increase support, and were involved in propaganda and incitement, as well as providing support to families of enjugged
Don't shoot, coppers! I'm comin' out!
terrorists.

A number of the activists were sent overseas to meetings with Hamas officials who were deported after being released from Israeli prison in 2011 in exchange for IDF soldier Gilad Shalit.

They also traveled to The Sick Man of Europe Turkey
...just another cheapjack Moslem dictatorship, brought to you by the Moslem Brüderbund....
to receive funds for terror, messages, and instructions, according to the Shin Bet.

The network also allegedly tried to take control of municipal services in the city and run charity organizations. According to Israel’s Hadashot news, the purpose was to lay the groundwork for Hamas gains in the West Bank after Paleostinian Authority leader the ineffectual Mahmoud Abbas
... a graduate of the prestigious unaccredited Patrice Lumumba University in Moscow with a doctorate in Holocaust Denial...
dies or retires.

Abbas’s Fatah faction is locked in a bitter battle with Hamas, and the Fatah-dominated Paleostinian Authority has worked with Israel to crack down on Hamas activities in the West Bank.

"Uncovering this network proves once again that the Hamas leadership in the Gazoo Strip and overseas is working to direct Hamas activities in the West Bank, using every tool at its disposal," the Shin Bet statement said.

The Shin Bet named Nizar Shehada and Firas Abu Sharakh as the heads of the network. Both have both served time in Israeli jails for terror-related activities, accoridng to the release.

The two are accused of recruiting women to serve as the operational arm of the scheme. The women were led by Dina Karmi, whose husband Nashat Karmi was a Hamas leader who murdered four Israelis in an August 2010 terror attack. He was subsequently killed in exchange of fire with the IDF during an arrest raid.

The group allegedly recruited dozens of women to become "Hamas activists."

Several of those arrested have been indicted in Judea Military Court for belonging to a terror group and holding office in an illegal organization.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [194 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  Wonder if these are the ones that crossed for cancer treatment?
Posted by: Skidmark || 08/29/2018 12:46 Comments || Top||


Southeast Asia
Duterte slams IS as military kills seven BIFF rebels
[Gulf Today] Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte denounced Islamic State rebels in the Middle East as “a totally bankrupt and idiotic movement” even as the military reported the killing of seven rogue Moro militants in a renewed offensive against terrorists in Mindanao. Duterte said, "It’s (IS) a totally bankrupt and idiotic movement that has nothing except to kill and to destroy and to kill all the infidels, which means that if you are not a Muslim, you are an infidel."

In the same speech, Duterte warned he would unleash the government’s “huge arsenal of weapons” to go after terrorists who continue to threaten troubled Mindanao. He said, "I’m warning you rebels that I have weapons. You do some fighting there and I will freely use all the jets to bomb you. And If I hurt civilians, then, it’s part of of the territory.”

The president’s warning came as the military reported on Tuesday the killing of seven members of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters in its renewed offensive in Maguindanao province.

Division commander Cirilito Sabejana said his men used 108 Howitzer cannons to disperse about 80 armed members of the BIFF in a village in Sultan sa Barongis. He said, "Some of them were carrying improvised explosives to be used against non-military targets,” adding that four other BIFF members were injured in the attack.
Posted by: ryuge || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [194 views] Top|| File under: Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters


Nine Maoist militants surrender in Bukidnon
[SunStar] More Maoist militants have returned to the folds of the law as they turned themselves in to Philippine troops in Bukidnon over the weekend.

A certain alias Milit and Bugoy surrendered to troops last Saturday, and yielded their caliber 30 M2 carbine, M79 grenade launcher and ammunition. The two were reportedly members of the Sangay ng Partido sa Lokalidad and Militia ng Bayan of Guerilla Front 68, North Central Mindanao Regional Committee of the New People’s Army (NPA).

The next day, a certain Jordan surrendered to the same soldiers yielding his caliber 30 M1 Garand rifle with ammunition.

The military said a total of nine NPA fighters including Militia ng Bayan and Sangay ng Partido sa Lokalidad members surrendered to the government soldiers in Bukidnon during the past weeks, while troops continue to intensify focused military operations against the remaining rebels in the province.
Posted by: ryuge || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [193 views] Top|| File under: Commies


Syria-Lebanon-Iran
Another large Syrian Army convoy heads to Idlib frontline
[AlMasdar] More Syrian Arab Army (SAA) troops were seen heading towards the frontline with Idlib province in north-western Syria, as they passed through Maar Shahour village in Hama Governorate, on Monday.

Soldiers rode on top of lorries carrying tanks, artillery and armoured personnel carriers.

An army officer said his troops were ready for the "final battle" against murderous Moslems in Idlib province.

He added that the SAA are now "waiting for the orders from the leadership" in Damascus before commencing any operation.

According to reports, the Syrian Army is sending forces to three frontline areas, which share borders with the last major holy warrior stronghold of Idlib, namely the central province of Hama, the coastal province of Latakia and the southern part of Idlib itself.

Massive Tiger Forces convoy heads to Abu Dhuhour Airbase for Idlib offensive (video)

A massive convoy consisting of soldiers from the Tiger Forces made their way from southern Syria to the province of Idlib this week.

According to a military communique, the Tiger Forces left southern Syria for the Abu Dhuhour Airbase in the southeastern countryside of the Idlib Governorate on Monday.

The Tiger Forces were filmed heading to the Idlib Governorate with a large number of tanks, BMPs and Shilkas.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:37 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [211 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria


Syrian Army foils ISIL breakout attempt in east Sweida
[AlMasdar] The Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're very devout, committing every atrocity they can find in the Koran and inventing a few more. They fling Allah around with every other sentence, but to hear the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
(ISIS/ISIL/IS/Daesh) launched another large-scale assault in southern Syria this week in order to breakout of their east Sweida pocket.

ISIS began their offensive by storming the Syrian Arab Army’s positions at the Khirbat Abu Khashabeh axis, which is located in the al-Safa region.

However,
a lie repeated often enough remains a lie...
despite their best efforts to breakout of this mountainous pocket, the Islamic State was eventually routed by the Syrian Arab Army troops in the al-Safa region.

According to a military source in Sweida city, the Syrian Arab Army managed to kill at least a half dozen of the Islamic State’s terrorists, while also destroying at least three of their cycle of violences during the battle.

The Islamic State has been repeatedly attempting to breakout of the al-Safa region in a bid to reach their allies in the Badiya al-Sham region of western Deir Ezzor.

The Syrian Arab Army has called on the Islamic State fighters to surrender their last positions; however, the terrorist group says they will only give up if they are given safe passage to the Deir Ezzor countryside.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:37 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [214 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Syrian Army destroys FSA headquarters in northern Hama
[AlMasdar] The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) carried out a devastating attack in northern Hama on Tuesday, a source from the nearby town of Mhardeh told al-Masdar News this evening.

According to the source, the Syrian Arab Army targeted and destroyed the headquarters of the Free Syrian Army
... the more palatable version of the Syrian insurgency, heavily influenced by the Moslem Brüderbund...
’s (FSA) Jaish al-Izza faction in the Hama Governorate town of al-Lataminah.

The source added that the strike was carried out with high precision, which ultimately resulted in the death of all the faceless myrmidons inside this installation.

Furthermore, the Syrian Arab Army targeted Jaish al-Izza’s trenches near the town of Hasraya; this resulted in their destruction and more losses in the rebel ranks.

The Syrian Arab Army has recently intensified their attacks in the northern countryside of Hama, as they prepare to kickoff their long-awaited battle.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:37 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [198 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria


Tahrir al-Sham send reinforcements to lines of contact with Syrian army
Idlib (Syria News) The military factions operating in the province of Idlib sent huge reinforcements to the lines of contact with Assad forces and their allied militias.

Enab Baladi News reported, today, that dozens of military troops, belong to Hayat Tahrir al-Sham
, arrived in different areas of the southeastern countryside of Idlib, while added that there were another reinforcement for the National Front for Liberation on the western countryside of Hama and Idlib, in the area of Sahl al-Ghab.

On the other hand, Assad forces and their allied militias deployed several troops in the vicinity of Idlib Province, especially in the northern countryside of Latakia.
Posted by: trailing wife || 08/29/2018 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [155 views] Top|| File under: al-Nusra



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Wed 2018-08-29
  Syrian Army foils ISIL breakout attempt in east Sweida
Tue 2018-08-28
  Idlib: Nusra arrest 20 ISIS turbans, Gov’t closes key crossing
Mon 2018-08-27
  Elite Army units moving to Idlib for major assault
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  John McCain dies at 81
Sat 2018-08-25
  Syrian Army launches powerful assault in northern Hama
Fri 2018-08-24
  Arab coalition thwarts Houthi boat bomb targeting commercial ships off Yemen
Thu 2018-08-23
  Syrian Army cuts all supply lines to ISIL’s last stronghold in southern Syria
Wed 2018-08-22
  ‘IS militants’ launch attacks in Chechnya; five killed
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  U.S. Rejects Turkey's Offer to Release Ransom Pastor, Report Says
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  ‘Allahu Akbar!': Knife-Man Shot Dead After Attacking Spanish Police
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  Yemeni army inflicts heavy casualties on Houthi militants in Taiz
Sat 2018-08-18
  HTS executes 6 people accused of being ISIS members in Idlib
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