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IAF Hits Enemy Targets After 30 Rockets Pound Israel, Egypt threatens to quit mediating
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Afghanistan
150 Security Force Members Killed In Two Weeks
[ToloNews] Figures reported by members of provincial councils in Helmand
...an Afghan province populated mostly by Pashtuns, adjacent to Injun country in Pak Balochistan...
, Faryab and Badghis provinces indicate that at least 150 members of the Afghan forces have bit the dust in battles against gunnies in the past two weeks ‐ March 11-25.

The figures show that at least 49 members of the security forces were killed in Helmand in the past four days and 63 others were maimed.

Taliban
...the Pashtun equivalent of men...
has not announced their spring offensive, but many provinces have witnessed heavy festivities between government forces and the gunnies amid the change in the weather over the past two weeks.

"At least 49 security force members were martyred in different parts of Helmand and 93 others were maimed," said Attaullah Afghan, member of Helmand Provincial Council.

However,
alcohol has never solved anybody's problems. But then, neither has milk...
Helmand governor’s front man Omar Zwak rejected the report and said the casualties are lower than reported by members of the provincial council.

"The casualties of the security forces were 41," Zwak said, but he did not elaborate more in this regard.

Faryab has also witnessed heavy festivities in the past two weeks and reports indicate that many parts of the province are under siege by holy warriors.

"Not only Faryab districts, but its center (Maimana city) is also under siege and the people are mainly suffering from this conflict," said Mohammad Hashim Ortaq, a former MP.

"We had between 200 to 300 deaders only in Qaisar district," claimed Mohammad Tahir Rahmani, head of Faryab Provincial Council.

In Badghis province in the northwest of Afghanistan, 57 security force members were killed during the past two weeks, the provincial council of the province confirmed.

Bala Murghab district in Badghis has been under attack by the Talibs since the beginning of this month. Talibs came from other districts to attack Bala Murghab, according to local officials.
have had 57 deaders," said Mohammad Nasir Nazari, member of Badghis Provincial Council.

Officials from Kunduz province in the north of Afghanistan also said they are concerned about the casualties among government forces as a result of battles in Imam Sahib district.

A military analyst and former deputy minister of interior Mirza Mohammad Yarmand said the capabilities of political rivals should be used for strengthening the capabilities of government in fighting the enemy.

"Political rivals are using their capabilities against each other; they should use it against their common enemy," said Yarmand.

The ministries of Defense and Interior Affairs did not comment on the casualty rate among Afghan forces.

According to President Ghani, at least 45,000 members of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces bit the dust in the past four years.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [189 views] Top|| File under:


Clash In Herat Leaves Two Children Dead
[ToloNews] At least two children were killed in a clash between government forces and Talibs in Herat
...a venerable old Persian-speaking city in western Afghanistan, populated mostly by Tadjiks, which is why it's not as blood-soaked as areas controlled by Pashtuns...
province on Sunday, local officials said on Monday.

Another person was maimed in the clash, the Herat governor's front man Jailani Farhad, said, adding that the two children were brothers and the maimed is their father.

He said the clash occurred in Azizabad area in Shindand district.

Jailani said it is not clear whether the victims bit the dust in security forces or the Taliban
...Arabic for students...
's firing.
This comes after President Ashraf Ghani
...former chancellor of Kabul University, now president of Afghanistan. Before returning to Afghanistan in 2002 he was a scholar of political science and anthropology. He worked at the World Bank working on international development assistance. As Finance Minister of Afghanistan between July 2002 and December 2004, he led Afghanistan's attempted economic recovery until the Karzais stole all the money. ..
ordered strict rules for Afghan forces to prevent civilian casualties in their operations.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [127 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Prominent Taliban leader Mullah Turab arrested in Nangarhar province
[KhaamaPress] A prominent Taliban
...Arabic for students...
leader identified as Mullah Turab has been tossed in the calaboose
Drop the rod and step away witcher hands up!
during an operation of Afghan cops in eastern Nangarhar
The unfortunate Afghan province located adjacent to Mohmand, Kurram, and Khyber Agencies. The capital is Jalalabad. The province was the fief of Younus Khalis after the Soviets departed and one of his sons is the current provincial Taliban commander. Nangarhar is Haqqani country..
province.

The Ministry of Interior in a statement said Mullah Turab was arrested during an operation of the Special Forces of Afghan National in Surkh Roddistrict.

The statement further added that the operation was conducted on Sunday night and as a result three other bully boyz were also arrested and a motorycle and a weapon were confiscated.

According to Ministry of Interior, Mullah Turab was involved in planning terrorist attacks in Surkh Rod district and was leading a group of 40 holy warriors.

The Afghan Police Special Forces did not suffer casualties during the operation, the Ministry of said.

The Ministry of Interior also reported that the security forces confiscated two suicide kaboom vests from Babus area in the lovely provincial capital of Pashtun-infested Logar province.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [197 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Airstrikes kill Taliban’s newly-appointed shadow intelligence chief for Sangin of Helmand
[KhaamaPress] The newly-appointed shadow intelligence chief of Taliban
...Arabic for students...
for Sangin district has been killed durig the Arclight airstrikes conducted by security forces on Monday, the provincial government said.

According to a statement released by media office of Helmand
...an Afghan province populated mostly by Pashtuns, adjacent to Injun country in Pak Balochistan...
government, the airstrike was carried out in Sharafat Bazar area of Sangin targeting a compound of Taliban.

The statement further added that the newly-appointed shadow intelligence chief of Taliban Jahadyar was killed along with 5 others in the airstrike.

A military source also confirmed "Airstrikes in Sangin district of Helmand province killed Taliban fighters today. More than 20 Taliban fighters have been killed in Helmand in the last week."

The anti-government armed holy warriors including Taliban have not commented regarding the killing of Jahadyar so far.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [191 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

#1  Newly appointed Taliban leadership has such a high death rate. It's almost like the older guard clues in the US whom and where they are.
Posted by: 3dc || 03/26/2019 15:28 Comments || Top||

#2  He was their intelligence chief and he didn't know he was going to be killed. Well, don't worry, Jahadyar, our "intelligence chiefs" aren't any better...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 03/26/2019 16:43 Comments || Top||

#3  Like the old Steven Wright joke: "Psychic Network files for bankruptcy. Didn't they see that coming?"
Posted by: M. Murcek || 03/26/2019 16:44 Comments || Top||


NDS Special Forces rescue 4 civilians from a Taliban-run prison in Helmand
[KhaamaPress] The Special Forces of the Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security
...the Afghan national intel agency...
(NDS), rescued four civilians from a Taliban
...Arabic for students...
-run prison in southern Helmand
...an Afghan province populated mostly by Pashtuns, adjacent to Injun country in Pak Balochistan...
province.

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) announced Monday that the NDS Special Forces conducted a raid against the weapons depot and prison of Mullah Mubarak in Khanshin district.

According to a statement released by NDS, Mullah Mubarak is the military commission of Taliban in Helmand who had kidnapped four civilians, Mohammad Khan, Mohamamd Arif, Mohammad Nabi, and Gul Noor.

The statement further added that the four civilians were rescued during the operation and two compounds, 3 vehicles, and 2 cycle of violences of the bandidos gunnies were destroyed 3 PKM machine gun, 2 rocket launchers, 7 Ak47 rifles, 23 magazines of Ak-47s, 100 Taliban flags, 3 radio sets, and hundreds of munitions and some other military kits were confiscated.

The anti-government armed bandidos gunnies including Taliban have not commented regarding the operation so far.

The Special Forces of the Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), rescued four civilians from a Taliban-run prison in southern Helmand province.

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) announced Monday that the NDS Special Forces conducted a raid against the weapons depot and prison of Mullah Mubarak in Khanshin district.

According to a statement released by NDS, Mullah Mubarak is the military commission of Taliban in Helmand who had kidnapped four civilians, Mohammad Khan, Mohamamd Arif, Mohammad Nabi, and Gul Noor.

The statement further added that the four civilians were rescued during the operation and two compounds, 3 vehicles, and 2 cycle of violences of the bandidos gunnies were destroyed 3 PKM machine gun, 2 rocket launchers, 7 Ak47 rifles, 23 magazines of Ak-47s, 100 Taliban flags, 3 radio sets, and hundreds of munitions and some other military kits were confiscated.

The anti-government armed bandidos gunnies including Taliban have not commented regarding the operation so far.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [115 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


2 Chechen militants killed, wounded in Badakhshan artillery strikes
[KhaamaPress] At least two Chechen gunnies were killed or maimed during the artillery strikes of Afghan armed forces in northeastern Badakhshan province.

The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North said the gunnies were in Ambi Yardar area of Baharak district.

According to a statement released by 209th Shaheen Corps, the artillery strikes were carried out at around 5:30 pm local time on Sunday, leaving a Chechen bully boy dead and another maimed.

The militan who was killed during the operation has been identified as Talah and was affiliated with Jamaat-e-Ansarullah group, the 209th Shaheen Corps said.

The 209th Shaheen Corps also added that a Taliban
...Arabic for students...
fighter belonging to Mullah Mansoor group was killed and another bully boy was maimed during the Arclight airstrikes in Kanam Village of Kunduz province on Sunday.

In the meantime, the Afghan forces have cleared Zakhel Qadim, Shora Khak Payin, Se Darak, and Kasa Khorshid Villages in Kunduz city during the ongoing Toofan-25 operations, the 209th Shaheen corps added.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [183 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Afghan Special Forces conduct fresh raids against Taliban in Khost and Zabul
[KhaamaPress] The Afghan Special Forces conducted fresh raids against Talibs in southeastern Khost and southern Zabul provinces of Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, leaving at least 2 forces of Evil dead.

According to informed military sources, the Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Khost province
... across the border from Miranshah, within commuting distance of Haqqani hangouts such as Datta Khel and probably within sight of Mordor. Khost is populated by six different tribes of Pashtuns, the largest probably being the Khostwal, from which it takes its name...
leaving at least 1 Taliban
...the Pashtun equivalent of men...
fighter dead.

The sources further added that seven Talibs were also incarcerated
Don't shoot, coppers! I'm comin' out!
during the same operation.

The Afghan Special Forces conducted an operation in Jaldak district of Zabul province killing 1 Taliban fighter, the sources added.

The anti-government armed forces of Evil including Talibs have not commented regarding the raids so far.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [138 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Explosion close to a clinic in Jalalabad city leaves 6 women, children wounded
[KhaamaPress] At least six people including three women and three children were maimed in an kaboom in Jalalabad city, the historic provincial capital of Nangarhar
The unfortunate Afghan province located adjacent to Mohmand, Kurram, and Khyber Agencies. The capital is Jalalabad. The province was the fief of Younus Khalis after the Soviets departed and one of his sons is the current provincial Taliban commander. Nangarhar is Haqqani country..
province.

The provincial government media office in a statement said the incident took place in the vicinity of 1st police district of the city.

The statement further added that explosives were planted close to health clinic of Dr. Farida which went off at around 9am local time, leaving three women and three children maimed.

According to provincial government, the women and kiddies have sustained injuries and are being treated in provincial hospital.

No individual or group has so far grabbed credit for the kaboom.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [114 views] Top|| File under:


Africa Horn
Ahmad Iman Ali Killed in Clandestine Airstrike in Bu’aale Somalia.
[INTELLIGENCEBRIEFS] An intelligence assessment by Strategic Intelligence (S.I) on a clandestine precision Arclight airstrike conducted on 22nd of March 2019 by an unidentified aircraft, targeting a building complex in Bu’aale town in Middle Juba prefecture of Somalia shows the airstrike may have killed Kenyan born Lions of Islam and group top commander, Ahmad Iman Ali and over 40 other members of the al-Qaeda branch in Somalia, Harakat Shabaab Mujahideen.

The death of Iman Ali will be a significant blow to the terrorist group and its grassroots cells. Since 2012, Ali aka Abu-Zinira was the face of the terror groups, jihadist’s recruitment, expansion, and media strategy. He is behind the establishment of terror cells in Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Uganda, Burundi, and DR Congo.

Ahmad Iman Ali, a terrorist recruiter and trainer has been on the international wanted list and was listed as a wanted terrorist by the FBI. Ali has been responsible for propaganda productions and publications targeting the Republic of Kenya. He had also taken up the role of a spiritual leader, picking up from where the Kenyan radical Islam jihadist Aboud Rogo and Sheikh Makaburi left. His last production using the al-Kataib Media was in 2017. He was elevated to lead the al-Qaeda strategy becoming a powerful figure in the terrorist group. Using al-Hijra label to communicate al-Qaeda exploits in the Islamic Maghreb and AQIP, he was the equivalent of al-Qaeda’s regional liaison officer.

Bu’aale township hidden in Middle Juba north of the terror group’s headquarters of Jiliib and is one of the largest training bases in Somalia. Bu’aale is also used by the terrorist group as a logistics and intelligence operations training and planning base. It is also used to hold prisoners particularly AMISOM troops injured and lost in battle grounds.

Posted by: Fred || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [117 views] Top|| File under: al-Shabaab (AQ)


Al Shabaab’s Amniyaat Commander In Mogadishu Arrested By Security Agencies
[INTELLIGENCEBRIEFS] Somali security forces have reported that they have tossed in the slammer
Maw! They're comin' to get me, Maw!
one of the leaders of Al-Shabaab
... an Islamic infestation centering on Somalia...
in an operation within Mogadishu over the weekend. The arrested Al-Shabaab leader was among the Amniyaat, a section in charge of intelligence and coordination of attacks.

It is believed that he was in charge of the execution of mass murders through attacks that were happening in the country. The Somali forces have carried out operations that aimed to flash out terror cells within the capital.

The Somali government reported that the operation is one of the three operations that it has conducted in Mogadishu for the last two weeks. It is in this section of Al-Shabaab that prepares and stages attacks in Somalia especially the capital.

The Mogadishu positioned members of al-Shabaab are considered as some of the most lethal gunnies in Somalia as they have been responsible for some of the largest attacks in the country. For instance, Somalia lost over 500 people in the Mogadishu’s twin bombing that happened on 14 October, 2017 which was the worst terrorist attack that the country has ever experienced.

Posted by: Fred || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [106 views] Top|| File under: al-Shabaab (AQ)


Caribbean-Latin America
Brazil gunmen shoot at convoy carrying nuclear fuel in Angra dos Reis
[BBC] Gunmen have attacked a convoy of trucks carrying uranium fuel to a nuclear power plant near the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, police say.

The convoy came under attack as it drove past a community controlled by narcos in Angra dos Reis, a tourist city 145km (90 miles) from Rio.

Police escorting the convoy responded and a shootout followed. No-one was injured or detained.

The convoy reached the Angra 2 plant safely 20 minutes after the attack.

The attack in the Rio-Santos highway is the latest in a series of violent incidents in an area popular with visitors.
Posted by: Fred || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [174 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Sounds like drugsters reflexively shooting at the cops rather than some Dr Evil plot to steal uranium. Brasil certainly is an exciting place!
Posted by: SteveS || 03/26/2019 0:54 Comments || Top||


India-Pakistan
Woman caught with 13kg heroin at IIA
[DAWN] A woman was caught with 13.126 kilogrammes of heroin by the Ant-Narcotics Force (ANF) at the Islamabad International Airport on Sunday.

According to the ANF, the arrest and seizure was made in the light of intelligence that an attempt to smuggle a large quantity of narcotics would be made by a woman.

The British national of Pak origin was travelling to Vienna via Doha in a Qatar
...an emirate on the east coast of the Arabian Peninsula. It sits on some really productive gas and oil deposits, which produces the highest per capita income in the world. They piss it all away on religion, financing the Moslem Brotherhood and several al-Qaeda affiliates. Home of nutbag holy manYusuf al-Qaradawi...
Airways flight.

The woman, identified by the ANF as Kaiser Younus, a native of Mirpur, had crossed the security, customs and ANF joint checking and was waiting in the passenger lounge when she was apprehended.

The suspect was stopped from boarding and asked for a baggage search.

During the search, the ANF staff found heroin concealed in three suitcases.

She was shifted to the ANF cop shoppe where a case was registered against her.

Posted by: Fred || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [295 views] Top|| File under: Narcos

#1  "Just have the death penalty for drug trafficking, that'll solve it (Charlie Daniels, looking at you) Oh, wait...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 03/26/2019 12:31 Comments || Top||


Indian forces arrest 7 civilians amid pre-dawn crackdown in occupied Kashmir's Shopian area
Would these particular “civilians” happen to be on the ISI payroll as members of one or another of their pet jihadi groups?
[DAWN] Indian forces in Indian Kashmiree tossed in the calaboose
Maw! They're comin' to get me, Maw!
at least seven civilians during a pre-dawn crackdown at Arhama village of Shopian district, Kashmire Reader reported on Monday.

According to the report, a contingent of Indian forces, including police and the paramilitary forces, raided the village. The arrested civilians were shifted to Shopian cop shoppe.

A local police officer, when contacted, said that the youth have been arrested "for questioning". He refused to disclose further details.

The arrested civilians were identified as Ishaq Ittoo, 29, a government employee in the local health department; Mehrajuddin Mir, 34, shopkeeper; Arshid Lone, 24, shopkeeper; Shabir Kulley, 25 years, pursuing Masters Degree in Arts; Ghulam Nabi Mir, 55, a tailor master; Irfan Ittoo, 20, Driver; Fayaz Ahmad Mir, 49, an employee in the local revenue department.

Posted by: Fred || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [192 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Pakistain Proxies


Iraq
Two Islamic State Suicide Bombers Killed in Salahuddin Military Operation
[INTELLIGENCEBRIEFS] Two 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....
jacket wallahs were killed in a military operation conducted in Samarra city, Salahuddin, Iraq, the Military Intelligence Directorate confirms.

According to Military intelligence officers, in cooperation with the Samarra Operations Command and the Popular Mobilization Forces’ 313th brigade, two suicide bombers of Islamic State on a mission to conduct an attack were intercepted in Iraqi’s Samarra city and killed.

The armed troops also destroyed four Islamic State hotbeds and dismantled a number of bombs during the clampdown. Five kilograms of ammonium nitrate, a substance used for making bombs, were also recovered.

The military operation was launched upon directives by the commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces. The sources add that such operations will continue in an effort of eliminating Islamic State remnants throughout the country.
Posted by: Fred || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [100 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Iraqi security forces defeat ISIS attack on Saladin oilfield
[Rudaw] Iraqi security forces "fiercely" repelled an attack staged by ISIS Death Eaters on an oilfield in Saladin province on Sunday night, confirmed officials.

The North Oil Company police announced that their forces tasked with protecting the Saladin province's oilfields "defeated an ISIS attack on the Alas Oilfield."

It added the group suffered casualties as a number of the attackers were killed and some others maimed.

"They retreated to an unknown place taking back the maimed with them," it added.

Iraq declared the group defeated in 2017. However,
a good lie finds more believers than a bad truth...
they frequently carry out attacks against security forces and civilians, especially in security vacuums between Kurdish and Iraq forces.

The NOC commended the Hashd al-Shaabi saying they came to the aid of NOC coppers in fighting off the jihadists.

The fresh ISIS attack came a day after the group staged a similar attack on a Hashd al-Shaabi force in Shingal.

Citing a Shiite official in the region, Rudaw's Tahsin Qasim said that three ISIS Death Eaters believed to have infiltrated Iraq from Syria blew themselves up after engaging in a brief confrontation with the Shiite militias.

He said the Hash force did not suffer any fatalities.

After a five-year-long heavy battle, Kurdish-led forces pronounced the death of 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....
group early on March 23 after flushing out diehard jihadists from their very last bastion in Deir ez-Zor province, eastern Syria.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [110 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Iraqi court sentences IS convict to life in jail for making bombs in Mosul
Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) ‐ An Iraqi court has sentenced an 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....
murderous Moslem to life in jail over his involvement in making bombs in djinn-infested Mosul
... the home of a particularly ferocious and hairy djinn...
, once a stronghold of the terrorist group.

The murderous Moslem was found guilty of "running a workshop for the manufacture of explosive charges in Ba’ashiqah district in Mosul," Baghdad Today quoted the Supreme Judicial Council as saying in a statement on Monday.

"The convict was tossed in the clink
Drop the rod and step away witcher hands up!
in Samarra city after fleeing from Mosul city," the statement read.

Iraqi courts have sentenced many of Islamic State members, including a big number of female members, to death over joining the murderous Moslem group.

The exact number of detained bandidos holy warriors is still unknown, however, it’s estimated to be at thousands. It’s also unclear how many members are likely to face death sentences.
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [108 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Israel-Palestine-Jordan
IDF: Boy, 7, lightly injured in terror shooting at West Bank settlement
[IsraelTimes] Child taken from Beit El to nearby hospital after bullet strikes his hand; army says shots were fired from adjacent Paleostinian village.

A 7-year-old Israeli boy was lightly injured Monday night, when shots were fired at the central West Bank settlement of Beit El from a nearby Paleostinian village, the IDF said.

The young child was rushed to Jerusalem’s Shaare Zedek Medical Center after sustaining a hand wound in the shooting.

The army said that troops were searching the surrounding area for suspects and that the shots had come from the direction of the Paleostinian village of Dura al-Qaraa, north of Beit El.

Doctors at the Jerusalem hospital said the boy was fully conscious, but would likely require surgery.

Responding to the shooting, Beit El Local Council chairman Shai Alon said, "Miraculously, the injury was mild, but the incident could have ended otherwise."

The settler leader called on the army to enter Jalazone, another village north of the settlement, "from which we have endured several shooting attacks." He called for troops to "restore order and settle accounts there."
Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 01:17 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [146 views] Top|| File under:


IAF Hits Enemy Targets After 30 Rockets Pound Israel, Egypt threatens to quit mediating
[Jpost] Despite talks of a cease-fire late Monday night rockets continued to be shot into Israel from Gazoo.

Israel Defense Force fighter jets attacked 15 enemy targets early Tuesday morning, the IDF spokesperson announced as the rocket attacks on Israel's southern communities continued into a second day.

The targets include a military compound belonging to the Hamas, a regional Iranian catspaw, terrorist organization in Beit Hanun and a military compound belonging to the Paleostinian Islamic Jihad
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Posted by: trailing wife || 03/26/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [440 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  Well, if Hamas security chief and his people didn't have their HQ data backed up TO the cloud, its certainly IN a cloud now.

Thanks IAF!
Posted by: Vespasian Unairt7733 || 03/26/2019 3:21 Comments || Top||

#2  rumors: Israel wants an end to incendiary balloons (which is pretty reasonable); Hamas pretends these are civilian entertainment (even though the devices the balloons carry are military grade); Hamas expects (with some confidence) its toadies in the UN will back them up on this; Egypt is taking Israel's side on the balloon issue

Posted by: lord garth || 03/26/2019 5:58 Comments || Top||

#3  Can we loan the IAF a few wings of BUFF’s so they can Arclight the Gaza Strip. That would end the problem.
Posted by: Tyranysaurus Clavith3514 || 03/26/2019 6:53 Comments || Top||

#4  apparently there has been a de facto cease fire in effect for the past 4 hours or so
Posted by: lord garth || 03/26/2019 9:25 Comments || Top||

#5  "Hudna!"
Posted by: Frank G || 03/26/2019 9:55 Comments || Top||

#6  It's long past time that Israel should use a full battalion of MRLS's as counter battery fire to anything. If you're in the impact zone, well maybe you should start killing these wackjobs when they set up instead of letting them use you as meatshields.
Posted by: Silentbrick || 03/26/2019 10:15 Comments || Top||

#7  Okay, it was quite for a few hours and now the MORONS started shooting rockets again.
Israel's first response appears to be calling up more reservists and sending another infantry brigade and an artillery battalion to the southern command .
{from twitter}
Posted by: 3dc || 03/26/2019 15:26 Comments || Top||

#8  Maybe they could send a Cat D9 battalion and push the border 100 meters out after each 'incident'.
Posted by: SteveS || 03/26/2019 17:28 Comments || Top||


Impact in a home in Sderot, no injuries. Four rockets intercepted.
[TWITTER]

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Syria-Lebanon-Iran
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ISIS terrorists kill several Syrian Army soldiers in new ambush
[ALMASDARNEWS] 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/ISIS/IS/ISIS) carried out a new ambush against a group of Syrian Arab Army (SAA) soldiers in the eastern desert of the Homs Governorate.

According to a military communique from the Homs Governorate, the Islamic State carried out the ambush along the strategic Palmyra-Deir Ezzor Highway.

This ambush by the Islamic State on Sunday afternoon resulted in the death of at least five Syrian Arab Army soldiers, including one officer with the rank of colonel.

The military communique added that the Syrian Arab Army is now on high alert near the desert cities of al-Sukhnah and Palmyra (var. Tadmur).

Since they lost the eastern countryside of the Homs Governorate, the Islamic State has relied on ambushes and night raids to inflict damage on the Syrian government forces in the region.

These ambushes have become so prevalent that the Syrian Arab Army has been forced to increase their presence across the vast Syrian Desert.

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