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Palestinians report more than 100 strikes on Gaza City: houses collapse, Phase C attacks on underground ‘Metro’ tunnel network
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Good Morning

Minneapolis Mayor Admits Anti-Police
Rhetoric has Led to Crime Spike
Monday May 17th, 2021

Iran prepares for oil market return as US talks advance
Sudan%u2019s army says it has handed prosecutors the results of a probe into the recent killing of two demonstrators
Minneapolis suburb OKs roadmap for policing changes after Daunte Wright shooting
Wide-scale Hamas rocket barrage scores direct hits in Ashkelon, Ashdod, almost 2700 shot off to date
Israel envoy tells UNSC conflict was 'premeditated' by Hamas
Pope Francis calls for an end to the conflict in Israel and Gaza
Michigan Voter Fraud Atty. Matt DePerno's Office Broken Into %u2013 Then VFW Hall Cancels DePerno Presser After Threats!

Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 13:45 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [234 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Let's have a Ball!
Posted by: Mercutio || 05/17/2021 8:14 Comments || Top||

#2  As a comedienne, she played a 'ditz'.

As a person, she was one of the smartest folks in Hollywood.
Posted by: Mullah Richard || 05/17/2021 9:10 Comments || Top||

#3  But she married badly. Pity
Posted by: Waldemar Spase5960 || 05/17/2021 12:15 Comments || Top||

#4  Lucy, you don have to 'splain nothing.
Posted by: Cesare || 05/17/2021 12:41 Comments || Top||

#5  I dunno. That outfit could use some 'splainin'.
Posted by: SteveS || 05/17/2021 12:56 Comments || Top||

#6  Lotta ostriches sacrificed tail feathers for that.
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 13:45 Comments || Top||

#7  ^ And gladly I'm sure.

Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 13:59 Comments || Top||

#8  There wasn't a lot to reveal
When he strutted onstage to a squeal
From the prop in his beak,
But he danced like a freak,
Fully naked except for Lucille.
Posted by: Flang and Company4233 || 05/17/2021 14:22 Comments || Top||

#9  Lucy made some nice nude photos when she was starting out. Just saying...
Posted by: 3dc || 05/17/2021 15:12 Comments || Top||

#10  To boney for me. Those sharp elbows could do serious damage in the heat of the moment (even if unintentional).
Posted by: jpal || 05/17/2021 16:49 Comments || Top||

-Lurid Crime Tales-
In downtown Portland by the Justice Center/central police station, a man with a long knife chases a man and tries to stab him
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [167 views] Top|| File under: Antifa/BLM

#1  Shoulda run that POS over
Posted by: Frank G || 05/17/2021 7:40 Comments || Top||

Violence Reported in 15 Provinces as Eid Ceasefire Ends
[ToloNews] Shortly after the end of the three-day ceasefire, fighting escalated in at least 15 provinces since the early hours of Sunday.

The Defense Ministry said that the Taliban
...mindless ferocity in a turban...
violated the ceasefire in 21 provinces and that 21 non-combatants were killed and 33 more were maimed in their attacks during the three days of Eid ( May 13 to 15).

But the Taliban has denied violating the ceasefire.

Abdul Zahir Atal, the police chief of Dawlatshah district in Laghman
...Afghan province with a population of about 445,600, which is multi-ethnic and mostly a rural society. During the invasions of Alexander the Great, the area was known as Lampaka, wich is apparently Olde Macedonian for Laghman.The city of Mihtarlam serves as the bucolic capital of the province. The population is half Pashtun, the remainder Tadjik and Pashai. It had a repution for great wealth until it was conquered in the tenth century by Abu Mansur Sabuktigin.
He conquered it and set fire to the places in its vicinity which were inhabited by infidels, and demolishing the idol-temples, he established Islam in them, He marched and captured other cities and killed the polluted wretches, destroying the idolatrous and gratifying the Musulmans. After wounding and killing beyond all measure, his hands and those of his friends became cold in counting the value of the plundered property.
After that it was mostly notable for the production of dirt, rocks, and holy men...
, died of wounds sustained in a clash with the Taliban in the province on Sunday, a local official said.

"Dawlatshah district has been faced with a tough security situation over the last seven months and there has been no attention to it," said Mohammad Farooq Watanyar, a resident of Laghman.

In Helmand
...an Afghan province populated mostly by Pashtuns, adjacent to Injun country in Pak Balochistan...
, meanwhile, Afghan forces launched operations on the outskirts of Lashkargah city and Nahre Saraj district in which at least 20 Taliban were killed, the Defense Ministry said.

"There are festivities in Nawa district. There were sporadic attacks on an outpost on the outskirts of Lashkargah city. Now, the fighting has escalated. We expected the ceasefire to continue," said Ataullah Afghan, head of the Helmand provincial council.

According to information provided by security agencies, 18 provinces witnessed ceasefire violations by the Taliban from May 13 to May 15.

But a Taliban front man denied violating the ceasefire but said that some bombs that were placed before the ceasefire detonated and caused casualties.

"The Taliban’s ’terrorist’ activities continued during the three days of ceasefire in which 21 civilians were martyred and 33 more were maimed," said Fawad Aman, a front man for the Ministry of Defense. "Their terrorist activities continued after the ceasefire."
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [75 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

Africa North
Egypt opens Rafah crossing with Gaza Strip to receive 263 Palestinians injured in Israeli aggression
[AlAhram] The crossing witnessed on Sunday the arrival of a number of injured Paleostinians to receive treatment at Egyptian hospitals as a result of the Israeli air strikes on the Gazoo
...Hellhole adjunct to Israel and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, inhabited by Gazooks. The place was acquired in the wake of the 1967 War and then presented to Paleostinian control in 2006 by Ariel Sharon, who had entered his dotage. It is currently ruled with an iron fist by Hamaswith about the living conditions you'd expect. It periodically attacks the Hated Zionist Entity whenever Iran needs a ruckus created or the hard boyz get bored, getting thumped by the IDF in return. The ruling turbans then wave the bloody shirt and holler loudly about oppression and disproportionate response...

Egyptian authorities on Sunday opened the Rafah border crossing with the Gaza Strip and received a number of Paleostinians injured in an ongoing Israeli aggression on the coastal enclave, state-run news agency
...and if you can't trust the state-run news agency who can you believe?...
MENA reported.

The opening of the Rafah terminal, which is the only crossing point between Egypt and Paleostine's Gaza Strip, comes in solidarity with the Paleostinian people.

As many as 5,588 Paleostinians - 1,225 in Gaza and 4,363 in the West Bank - have been injured since Monday as a result of the violent mostly peaceful Israeli aggression, according to official Paleostinian numbers.

A number of injured Paleostinians crossed Sunday from the enclave into the Egyptian side, where they will receive treatment at Egyptian hospitals, MENA reported.

A number of equipped ambulances were there to transport the injured to hospitals after classifying their health conditions, it added. Also, administrative and medical teams have been sent to facilitate the passage of the maimed and their companions for treatment.

The almost week-long Paleostinian-Israeli escalation has been deemed the most serious since 2014 as Hamas, always the voice of sweet reason, fired rockets at Jerusalem and Tel Aviv in retaliation for hostilities by Israeli police against Paleostinian protesters near al-Aqsa Mosque, Israeli air strikes targeting civilian buildings in the Gaza Strip, and most importantly the Israeli eviction of Paleostinians from East Jerusalem’s Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood.

The action-reaction loop, which initially started on Monday­, brought the corpse count in Paleostine to 202 — 21 in the West Bank and 181 in Gaza, including 52 children and 31 women — health officials said, while Israel has reported 10 dead.

Egypt has been politically mediating in an attempt to reach a ceasefire. An Egyptian delegation — which met Tel Aviv and Hamas officials last week — has proposed a one-year truce for both sides that is to be monitored and coordinated by Cairo.

The Cairo proposal, however, was rejected by Tel Aviv.

Gaza death toll nears 200, 263 treated in Egypt

[IsraelTimes] Gazook medical sources say the corpse count from a week of fighting has reached 197, including 58 minors.

More than 250 maimed Gazooks were evacuated to Egypt for treatment on Sunday, medical and border sources say.

Three convoys transporting a total of 263 Paleostinians crossed the Rafah border post into Egypt’s restive North Sinai region, the sources say.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [92 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

Convoy drives through London shouting ‘f**k the Jews, rape their daughters'
[Metro] One of the passengers yelled ‘F**k the Jews, rape their daughters’ through a loudspeaker as they drove through residential areas. Video was filmed in Finchley Road, St John’s Wood, near a Jewish Community centre, with the man claiming ‘We have to send a message’. The cars, carrying Palestinian flags, are understood to have then driven towards central London to continue their rally.

The incident was described as ‘genuinely terrifying’ when posted online. Housing minister Robert Jenrick also shared the video, saying: ‘This, on the streets of London is deeply disturbing. Vile, criminal hatred like this must not be tolerated.’
Posted by: Besoeker || 05/17/2021 05:43 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [233 views] Top|| File under:


Remind me aren't the Palestinians Radical/Terrorists so full of Racist Hatred for any Jewish human being that they will, knife, shoot, rape, bomb, launch missiles and suicide attack civilians on Israeli streets?

The same group that has attacked Israeli elementary schools.

The same Racist/Terrorist Group that just a few days ago the AP allowed them to launch missiles from its News Building area ?

The same Racist/Terrorist Groups that uses its own Palestinian women and kids as shields and Cannon Fodder to launch ground attacks and missiles to kill Israeli women and kids. An are so full of blind racial hatred they don't worry about killing their own to do it.

Looking at the basic foundation of their PLO/HAMAS agenda, I see many basic similarities between these Racists / Radical / Terrorists and Anti-FArt or BLOM planned attacks?

BTW: As you may have read the real Radicals in BLOM/Anti-FArt both have started arming themselves with firearms, have been using homemade explosives devices and Hide behind women and others.
Posted by: NN2N1 || 05/17/2021 6:37 Comments || Top||

#2  All I want to know is how many closet islamophiles are there in the UK judiciary?
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 7:18 Comments || Top||

#3  ^Closet?
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 7:38 Comments || Top||

#4  From Prince Charles on down
Posted by: Frank G || 05/17/2021 7:49 Comments || Top||

#5  So the boys are safe?
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/17/2021 7:58 Comments || Top||

#6  another woke democratic progressive day care industry convention!
Posted by: Sluse Grealet9429 || 05/17/2021 11:36 Comments || Top||

#7  Sounds like a modern demoncrat assembly.
Posted by: DarthVader || 05/17/2021 15:35 Comments || Top||

‘Rape their daughters, we have to send a message like that’: 4 arrested, PM sez stands with Jews

Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [164 views] Top|| File under: Devout Moslems

#1  Wanna bet a judge will set them free?
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 2:47 Comments || Top||

#2  Pointless hoping the brits can protect their women from moslems. Contract a complete ass rape assault on moslems out to Russian gangs there.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 4:54 Comments || Top||

#3  Castrate em
Posted by: Chunky Wheans1240 || 05/17/2021 5:19 Comments || Top||

Fifth Column
Antifa in Portland have announced plans to attack a US flag waving event in Clackamas on Friday, 21 May
“How dare those peasants be proud to be Americans!”
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [296 views] Top|| File under: Antifa/BLM

#1  Antifa homos, trannies, and commie wannabees trying to expand into the suburbs. Hopefully Clackamas isn't under the jurisdiction of the the offal Portland mayor and district attorney and the citizens get to give their baseball bats a workout.
Posted by: Elmeth Thaviting8046 || 05/17/2021 1:54 Comments || Top||

#2  being attacked with 'rocks, projectiles and mace' justifies a counterattack with lead.

Posted by: Retard Strength || 05/17/2021 8:05 Comments || Top||

#3  As I recall, Clackamas is pretty rural with lots of varmints and even more varmint guns.
Posted by: Mercutio || 05/17/2021 8:13 Comments || Top||

#4  'There(sp) weekly flag wave' - real high IQ bunch we got here.
Posted by: Raj || 05/17/2021 9:02 Comments || Top||

#5  Return fire
Posted by: DarthVader || 05/17/2021 9:09 Comments || Top||

#6  "No streamers." So, I guess there is such a thing as bad publicity...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 05/17/2021 9:15 Comments || Top||

#7  Bring it
Posted by: Spiper Dribble4379 || 05/17/2021 12:22 Comments || Top||

#8  The locals are going to have to stand up. Unfortunately, the days of patriots travelling across state lines to help fight the terrorists are over for the time being. We're down to fighting for our own soil now. God help us.
Posted by: Rex Mundi || 05/17/2021 18:04 Comments || Top||

Seattle: Far-left protesters (including antifa) hold anti-Israel event where they burn an Israeli flag and chant
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [146 views] Top|| File under: Antifa/BLM

NIA raids in Madurai following incriminating Facebook post by Islamist
[OneIndia] The National Investigation Agency raided four places in Madurai, Tamil Nadu over an incriminating Facebook post by Mohammad Iqbal an krazed killer advocating ideology of ISIS and Hizb-Ut-Tahrir, a fundamentalist organization.

Investigation revealed that the posts on the Facebook page "Thoonga Vizhigal Rendu is in Kazimar Street" was uploaded by accused Md.Iqbal for denigrating a particular community. The posts were designed to incite communal disharmony amongst different religious groups, in a manner prejudicial to the maintenance of public order.

The searches were conducted at Kazimar Street, K. Pudur, Pethaniyapuram & Mehaboob Palayam in Madurai. During the search, sixteen digital devices including Laptop, Hard Disks, Mobile Phones, Memory cards, SIMs, Pen drive and many incriminating books / pamphlets / documents have been recovered.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 00:10 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [96 views] Top|| File under: Hizb-ut-Tahrir

Sadr mobilises thousands at Baghdad pro-Palestinian rally
[Rudaw] Thousands of supporters of firebrand
...firebrands are noted more for audio volume and the quantity of spittle generated than for any actual logic in their arguments...
Shiite Iraqi holy man Moqtada Tater al-Sadr
...hereditary Iraqi holy man and leader of a political movement in Iraq. He had his hereditary rival al-Khoei assassinated shortly after the holy rival's appearance out of exile in 2003. Formerly an Iranian catspaw, lately he's gagged over some of their more outlandish antics, then went back to catspawry...
on Saturday rallied in the capital Baghdad to denounce deadly Israeli assaults on Paleostinians in the occupied territories.

"Jerusalem is ours. Death to Israel," read signs they held up as they flooded Baghdad's iconic Tahrir Square, holding a huge Paleostinian flag above their heads.

"The world is against Paleostine but God backs it," read another sign carried by the protesters who also waved the Iraqi flag and held pictures of Sadr.

The rally came as Israel pounded the Gazoo
...Hellhole adjunct to Israel and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, inhabited by Gazooks. The place was acquired in the wake of the 1967 War and then presented to Paleostinian control in 2006 by Ariel Sharon, who had entered his dotage. It is currently ruled with an iron fist by Hamaswith about the living conditions you'd expect. It periodically attacks the Hated Zionist Entity whenever Iran needs a ruckus created or the hard boyz get bored, getting thumped by the IDF in return. The ruling turbans then wave the bloody shirt and holler loudly about oppression and disproportionate response...
Strip on Saturday with air strikes, killing 10 members of an extended family and demolishing a 13-storey building housing international media outlets.

That coincided with festivities in the occupied West Bank as Paleostinians marked the Nakba, or "catastrophe" when more than 700,000 of them were expelled or fled from their land during the 1947-1948 conflict surrounding the creation of Israel.

"We stand with the Paleostinian people for better or worse," Sadr said in a statement delivered by his Baghdad representative Sheikh Ibrahim al-Jabari.

"Israel is trying, by every means possible, to reconcile with Arabs and Moslems through the normalisation of ties with countries who are only guided by economic and financial interests," Sadr's message said.

He was alluding to the US-brokered normalisation agreements Israel struck last year with the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Sudan and Morocco.

Experts said Saturday's rally was a show of force by Sadr supporters ahead of early parliamentary elections expected to take place in October.

The vote is a central demand of an anti-government protest movement which erupted in 2019 and involved Sadr's partisans.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [74 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran Proxies

Coalition destroys five ISIS hideouts in Hamrin mountains
[Rudaw] The international coalition destroyed five Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that they were al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're really 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 western pols talk they're not really Moslems....
(ISIS) hideouts in the Hamrin mountain range, the coalition's spokesperson announced on Sunday, amid an uptick in ISIS attacks in the disputed territories.

"The @Coalition continues to coordinate with our #ISF partners to provide much-needed support in their fight to #DefaetISIS. Based on intel, @CJTFOIR fighter jets conducted 9 Arclight airstrike
s resulted in the destruction of 5 ISIS hideouts in Hamrin mountains," Col. Wayne Marotto tweeted.

The offensive was also confirmed by Iraq's top military spokesperson Yehia Rasool.

The coalition strikes come amid a recent uptick in reported ISIS attacks in the security vacuum void of Iraqi and Kurdish forces which stretches across parts of Kirkuk,
... a thick stew of Arabs, Turkmen, Kurds, and probably Antarcticans, all of them mutually hostile most of the time...
Diyala, Salahaddin, and Nineveh provinces.

Over the past three weeks, ISIS has killed around a dozen Iraqi and Peshmerga soldiers.

In its weekly propaganda newspaper al-Naba, ISIS claimed on Thursday that it had conducted 62 attacks across Iraq between May 6 and May 12, killing and injuring 67 people.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [89 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

Cumta is a system that warns about Red Alerts (Rocket Sirens) in Israel, in real time.
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/17/2021 09:50 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [183 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  faster baby!
Posted by: Sluse Grealet9429 || 05/17/2021 11:34 Comments || Top||

#2  Cumta the shelter?
Posted by: Rob Crawford || 05/17/2021 20:08 Comments || Top||

Senior Palestinian militant commander 'killed in Israeli airstrike' after dozens of jets pounded Gaza overnight in 'heaviest bombardment since fighting began' as death toll rises to 211
[Daily Mail, where America gets its news]
  • Hussam Abu Harbid, commander in Palestinian Islamic Jihadi, killed in air strike according to Israeli air force

  • Israelis said Harbid directed rocket attacks including some of the ones which sparked the recent conflict

  • Strike followed another night of heavy bombardment that IDF said targeted Hamas tunnels and commanders

  • Death toll now stands at 201 Palestinians including 58 children, and 10 Israelis including one child
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/17/2021 08:51 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [197 views] Top|| File under: Islamic Jihad (Palestian)

#1  Israeli "Roof Knocking" Phone Call to the Phone Number of a Civilian Occupant of a Home/School/Mosque Where Hamas Is Storing Weapons: “How are you? Is everything okay? This is the Israeli military. We need to bomb your home and we are making every effort to minimize casualties. Please make sure that no one is nearby since in five minutes we will attack.”
Posted by: Ebbomoger Speaking for Boskone4589 || 05/17/2021 9:54 Comments || Top||

#2  P.S. Don't run to your alternate hidey-hole. We're blowing that up too.
Posted by: SteveS || 05/17/2021 12:48 Comments || Top||

#3  How many of those 58 children were armed? In military facilities? Above or under military facilities? All? All but one?
Posted by: Glenmore || 05/17/2021 16:33 Comments || Top||

IDF thwarts Hamas underwater drone strike from sea
[Ynet] Israeli air and naval forces managed to thwart a Hamas attack from sea using an unmanned underwater vehicle, the IDF Spokesperson's Unit said on Monday.

The military said it also destroyed the vessel that unloaded the underwater attack drone, killing several Hamas militants.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 07:51 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [211 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#3  IDF foils car-ramming attack near Nablus; suspect neutralized

Looming shortage of virgins?
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 8:00 Comments || Top||

#4  re: #2
According to Palestinian reports, the IDF on Monday morning assassinated a senior Islamic Jihad commander in the Gaza Strip.
The target of the operation appears to be Hossam Abu Harbid, commander of the Islamic Jihad's northern brigade.
He took the position in late 2019 after his predecessor, Bahaa Abu el-Atta, was also assassinated by Israeli military.

The key to the retirement benefits is surviving. Sorry
Posted by: Frank G || 05/17/2021 8:42 Comments || Top||

#5  Different car (same virgins?)

At this point, they should carpool.
Posted by: Raj || 05/17/2021 8:57 Comments || Top||

#6  He took the position in late 2019 after his predecessor, Bahaa Abu el-Atta, was also assassinated

No job security. No golden parachutes in this life and the 72 virgins in the after-life are iffy.
Posted by: JohnQC || 05/17/2021 9:38 Comments || Top||

Two West Bank Palestinians die of wounds from clashes with IDF
[IsraelTimes] Two Paleostinians died of their wounds today following festivities with Israeli forces on Thursday and Saturday, respectively, the Paleostinian Authority health ministry says.

Neither Paleostinian’s name has yet been confirmed by official sources. One was shot in the stomach near Nablus on Saturday night, while the other was shot on Thursday near Hebron, the health ministry says.

The Israeli army has said that violent mostly peaceful Paleostinian riots took place on both days. In photos and videos from on social media, Paleostinians can be hurling stones and burning tires near Israeli checkpoints.

More than fifteen Paleostinians have been reported killed in festivities with Israeli forces since Monday saw the outbreak of hostilities between Israel and Hamas, the braying voice of Islamic Resistance®,. The Paleostinian Authority has yet to release an official tally.

The Israeli army says that some of those Paleostinians were killed while attempting to commit terror attacks against Israeli soldiers in the West Bank.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 02:49 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [88 views] Top|| File under:

Two Jordanians caught after crossing into Israel carrying knives, police say
[IsraelTimes] Two Jordanian nationals were caught inside Israel after apparently crossing the border from Jordan undetected, police say.

Police responded to a phone call about two suspicious men seen walking along Route 6666 near the village of Beit Alfa. Officers caught up to the men, who turned out to be Jordanians without entry permits into Israel.

They were carrying knives and reportedly said they were headed to Jerusalem.
Activists are always crying foul when Johnny Law kills em, saying they should've "shoot em in the hands". So...do it...then kick their asses back to Jordan
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 01:34 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [164 views] Top|| File under:

#1  In my fantasy world they'd be sent back without their hands.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 2:46 Comments || Top||

#2  ^ In mine there is no Jordan. ☺
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 4:36 Comments || Top||

#3  ^Touche
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 5:06 Comments || Top||

#4  Route 6666
Posted by: Neville Ghibelline6229 || 05/17/2021 5:15 Comments || Top||

#5  "How many times I gotta tell ya, Abdul - never bring a knife to a gunfight!'
Posted by: Raj || 05/17/2021 8:59 Comments || Top||

#6  I don't know why people automatically assume the worst. Perhaps these guys were simply itinerant chefs, on their way to Jerusalem to look for work.
Posted by: SteveS || 05/17/2021 14:31 Comments || Top||

Palestinians report more than 100 strikes on Gaza City: houses collapse, Phase C attacks on underground ‘Metro’ tunnel network
[IsraelTimes] Reports from inside Gazoo
...Hellhole adjunct to Israel and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, inhabited by Gazooks. The place was acquired in the wake of the 1967 War and then presented to Paleostinian control in 2006 by Ariel Sharon, who had entered his dotage. It is currently ruled with an iron fist by Hamaswith about the living conditions you'd expect. It periodically attacks the Hated Zionist Entity whenever Iran needs a ruckus created or the hard boyz get bored, getting thumped by the IDF in return. The ruling turbans then wave the bloody shirt and holler loudly about oppression and disproportionate response...
say the IDF has unleashed a fierce bombing raid on Gaza City.

A Rooters correspondent in the city reports more than 100 strikes.

The AP says explosions rocked the city from north to south for 10 minutes, adding that the Arclight airstrike
s were heavier, on a wider area and lasted longer than a series of air raids 24 hours earlier in which 42 Paleostinians were killed.

In a brief statement, the Israel Defense Forces says only that "IDF fighter jets are striking terror targets in the Gaza Strip."

Israel military says attack on Gaza tunnels caused civilian houses to collapse
[ENGLISH.ALARABIYA.NET] The Israeli military said that an attack on a bully boy tunnel system in Gazoo on Sunday had caused civilian houses to collapse, causing unintended civilian casualties.

Aircraft struck at a tunnel system used by the Islamist bully boy group Hamas, a regional Iranian catspaw, under a road in Gaza City, the military said in a statement.

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"The underground military facility collapsed causing the foundation of the civilian houses above them to collapse as well, leading to unintended casualties," it said.

The military said it "aspires to avoid civilian casualties as far as possible. But Hamas bears responsibility for intentionally locating its military infrastructure under civilian houses, thus exposing civilians to danger."
Update from the Times of Israel at 2:30 a.m. ET:
Military says 15 KM of underground passages bombed, homes of 9 commanders in Gazoo-ruling terror group struck.

The IDF has dubbed Hamas, the well-beloved offspring of the Moslem Brotherhood,’s series of underground tunnels "the metro." It described the passages hit over night as the "C" line.

"As part of the attack, some 35 terror targets were attacked in a time period of around 20 minutes," a statement from the military said.

It also said the attack included 54 fighter planes that dropped some 110 precision munitions, striking 15 kilometers (over 9 miles) of tunnels.

Among the other targets it reported striking overnight were the homes of nine Hamas commanders throughout the Gaza Strip.

"The houses attacked were used as terrorist infrastructure and in some of the houses, weapons depots were even found," the IDF said.

The targeted houses included the homes of Hamas’s Beit Hanoun brigade commander, the Beit Hanoun company commander, the Gaza City company commander and the al-Shati brigade company commander, the IDF said.

A home in Shejaiya used by Hamas military intelligence was also targeted.


Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 00:25 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [755 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  Whinners
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/17/2021 0:32 Comments || Top||

#2  Has the technique of Unit 9900 to map underground been tunnel structures been declassified?
Is it ground penetrating radar?
Thank God it appears the tide has turned since the 2014 Gaza incident in which many Israeli soldier casualties occurred when surprised by Hamas terrorists emerging from hidden underground tunnels.
Posted by: boomerc || 05/17/2021 4:22 Comments || Top||

#3  "As part of the attack, some 35 terror targets were attacked in a time period of around 20 minutes," a statement from the military said

I bet that 20 minutes was kinetic exciting
Posted by: Frank G || 05/17/2021 6:24 Comments || Top||

#4  as usual the pope needs to shut the fuck up
Posted by: Chris || 05/17/2021 7:07 Comments || Top||

#5  If I wanted to hear the pope's opinion on something I would just ask George Soros
Posted by: Retard Strength || 05/17/2021 7:42 Comments || Top||

#6  If I wanted to know the pope's opinion, I'd ask Epstein.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 05/17/2021 11:35 Comments || Top||

#7  ...Don't start no tsouris, won't be no tsouris.

Posted by: Mike Kozlowski || 05/17/2021 13:21 Comments || Top||

Hamas has succeeded in producing autonomous submarines. Remotely operated, GPS-guided, armed with 50 kg of explosives, designed to commit suicide on the Tamar gas rig or on naval ships. Most were destroyed this week
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [248 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

Posted by: Skidmark || 05/17/2021 8:11 Comments || Top||

Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 8:16 Comments || Top||

#3  Ah, this would explain all the baking soda the Hamsters have been smuggling.
Posted by: SteveS || 05/17/2021 12:22 Comments || Top||

#4  I hope they captured one for display and analysis purposes. And a couple of laughs.
Posted by: Bobby || 05/17/2021 18:48 Comments || Top||

6 injured in a Palestinian ramming attack in Jerusalem
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [130 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

The Horror: IDF Did Not Give AP Reporter Time to Retrieve His Trinkets
[Guardian] It was 1.55pm on Saturday. I had been napping on the upper floor of the two-floor penthouse that has served as AP’s offices in Gaza City since 2006. This was not unusual in recent days; since fighting began earlier this month, I had been sleeping in our news bureau until early afternoon, then working through the night.

The Israeli military, I would learn later, had targeted our building for destruction and offered up a brief advance warning; they had taken out three buildings so far this week, warning residents and occupants sometimes minutes beforehand to get out. Hurriedly, I was told: you have 10 minutes.

What did I need? I grabbed my laptop and a few other pieces of electronics. What else? I looked at the workspace that had been mine for years, brimming with mementoes from friends, family and colleagues.
I had no idea that Hamas handed out "deal toys".
I chose just a handful: a decorative plate bearing a picture of my family. A coffee mug given me by my daughter, now living safely in Canada with her sister and my wife since 2017. A certificate marking five years of employment at AP.

Then, in quick succession over the next eight minutes: a small drone airstrike, followed by another and another. And then three powerful airstrikes from F-16s.

I thought of all of my hundreds of mementoes that were now in splinters — including the 20-year-old cassette recorder I used when I first became a journalist.
I get it -- he used to be a journalist, but then went to work for the AP.
If I had had an hour, I would have grabbed everything.
This decision probably went to the highest levels of the Israeli government.
"We give them 20 minutes warning this time"
"But sir, our intel is that 20 minutes will not be enough time for Fares Akram to save all his junk."
"Who the hell is Fares Akram?"
"He's an AP reporter."
"Make it ten."

It was one of the most horrible scenes I have ever witnessed.
Posted by: Matt || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [278 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  Here's hoping you get to witness some truly horrible scenes soon
Posted by: Flomock Untervehr3693 || 05/17/2021 0:15 Comments || Top||

#2  How many military forces give a target a warning before striking? Did Hamas warn the residents of Tel Aviv before firing rockets at them?
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 05/17/2021 0:28 Comments || Top||

"My Hamas coffee mug! My 'Allah's Little Reporter' paperweight! My Erdogan bobblehead! The 'Fib' Newton autograph! My piece of the blessed qassam that got through! My limited edition Robot Hitler action figure! Booo hooo..."
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 1:08 Comments || Top||

#4  After 4 years a wife and two daughters finally regain the love of a father who was overly obsessed with his work!
Posted by: boomerc || 05/17/2021 4:47 Comments || Top||

#5  No mention of the 1988 Yasser Arafat bobble head
Posted by: Airandee || 05/17/2021 6:40 Comments || Top||

#6  His Farfur and Nahool the Bee plushies were left behind. The Horror.....The Horror
Posted by: Frank G || 05/17/2021 6:46 Comments || Top||

#7  so he basically admitted to the building being a barracks and then whines when it gets blowed up?
Posted by: Retard Strength || 05/17/2021 7:46 Comments || Top||

#8  Take a guess how big my violin is.
Posted by: AlmostAnonymous5839 || 05/17/2021 11:50 Comments || Top||

#9  Well, that's the news from Crater Wobegon, where all the women wail, all the men wear green helmets, and the Arafat Bobbleheads are half the height.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 05/17/2021 18:10 Comments || Top||

Wide-scale Hamas rocket barrage scores direct hits in Ashkelon, Ashdod, almost 2700 3,000 shot off to date — highest rate ever
[JPost] One rocket landed in a synagogue in Ashkelon, while 2 more hit 5 cars and a house; Direct hits were also reported in Ashdod and Beersheba; No injuries have been reported.

Hamas rocket barrages on southern Israel continued Sunday with almost 300 projectiles launched at Israel from the day before, 120 on Saturday night alone.
No one was injured but rockets slammed into buildings in Ashkelon and Ashdod. In Ashkelon, a rocket scored a direct hit on a synagogue, causing extensive damage.

Magen David Adom treated 66 people injured by rocket fire while seeking shelter, and in Jewish-Arab riots between Saturday and early Sunday morning and 282 people since Monday.

Related: The Times of Israel reports that since the start of fighting last Monday evening, Gazans had shot off almost 2500 rockets as of Sunday morning.
Update at 2:45 a.m ET:
Highest pace of rocket fire ever — IDF

[IsraelTimes] Israel has faced the highest ever rate of rocket attacks on its territory during its latest confrontation with the Paleostinian Islamist group Hamas, the braying voice of Islamic Resistance®, that controls Gazoo
...Hellhole adjunct to Israel and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, inhabited by Gazooks. The place was acquired in the wake of the 1967 War and then presented to Paleostinian control in 2006 by Ariel Sharon, who had entered his dotage. It is currently ruled with an iron fist by Hamaswith about the living conditions you'd expect. It periodically attacks the Hated Zionist Entity whenever Iran needs a ruckus created or the hard boyz get bored, getting thumped by the IDF in return. The ruling turbans then wave the bloody shirt and holler loudly about oppression and disproportionate response...
, the army says.

Since Monday, gangs in Gaza have fired about 3,000 rockets toward Israel, surpassing the pace during an escalation of violence in 2019 and during the 2006 war with Leb
...an Iranian colony situated on the eastern Mediterranean, conveniently adjacent to Israel. Formerly inhabited by hardy Phoenecian traders, its official language is now Arabic, with the usual unpleasant side effects. The Leb civil war, between 1975 and 1990, lasted a little over 145 years and produced 120,000 fatalities. The average length of a ceasefire was measured in seconds. The Lebs maintain a precarious sectarian balance among Shiites, Sunnis, and about a dozeen flavors of Christians. It is the home of Hezbollah, which periodically starts a war with the Zionist Entity, gets Beirut pounded to rubble, and then declares victory and has a parade. The Lebs have the curious habit of periodically murdering their heads of state or prime ministers...
’s Hezbollah, says Major General Ori Gordin.

Gordin, commander of Israel’s home front, presents a graphic to news hounds with data of rockets fired toward Israel in past years and now.

During an escalation of violence in November 2019 between the army and the Islamic Jihad
...created after many members of the Egyptian Moslem Brotherhood decided the organization was becoming too moderate. Operations were conducted out of Egypt until 1981 when the group was exiled after the assassination of President Anwar Sadat. They worked out of Gaza until they were exiled to Lebanon in 1987, where they clove tightly to Hezbollah. In 1989 they moved to Damascus, where they remain a subsidiary of Hezbollah...
group, 570 rockets were fired from Gaza towards Israel over three days.

And in the 2006 war with the Iran-backed Hezbollah, a total of 4,500 rockets were fired at Israel over 19 days, according to the data Gordin shared with news hounds.

Asked if the pace since Monday was the highest ever rate of rocket attacks on Israeli territory, Gordin said: "Not only do I agree, this is what I present."

Posted by: Frank G || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [290 views] Top|| File under: Hamas

#1  A Hamas rocket costs 500$ (long range x5). An Iron Dome interceptor costs 50,000$. In case you were wondering about Hamas strategy.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 2:50 Comments || Top||

#2  ^ Then Gaza has only as long to live as it's economically viable for the IDF to play 'nice'? After a while it's scorched earth on 360 or so sq km.
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 7:12 Comments || Top||

#3  ^My theory is that they're trying to make Israel reconquer them - after all, compared to what they've now (in quiet times), it was their golden age.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 05/17/2021 7:16 Comments || Top||

#4  The pic shows a bunch of white cars untouched while the only yellow car is toast. Hamas is guilty of anti-asian racism (TM) !
Posted by: Mercutio || 05/17/2021 8:09 Comments || Top||

#5  and you can bet the Hamas rocket targeting system consists purely of "point it at the Jews"

that seems to be lost in all the media hand-wringing over Israeli counter-strikes
Posted by: Retard Strength || 05/17/2021 8:10 Comments || Top||

#6  What targeting system? ☺
Posted by: Dron66046 || 05/17/2021 8:12 Comments || Top||

#7  How much does Hamas’s rocket arsenal cost?
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/17/2021 9:47 Comments || Top||

#8  So... the Biden administration is paying to intercept Pal missiles and funding those missiles at the same time?
Posted by: Unolush Dribble4404 || 05/17/2021 12:20 Comments || Top||

#9  How much does Hamas’s rocket arsenal cost?

It’s a depreciating asset even when not shooting off. One must wonder how many of the 14,000 rockets in inventory Skidmark’s article mentioned were destroyed in the 15+ kilometers of destroyed tunnels — a happy thought.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/17/2021 12:49 Comments || Top||

HTS arrests Guardians of Religion members in Syria's Idlib
[NPASYRIA] On Sunday, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, formerly al-Nusra, before that it was called something else
...al-Qaeda's Syrian affiliate, from which sprang the Islamic State...
(HTS, formerly al-Nusra
...formally Jabhat an-Nusrah li-Ahli al-Sham (Support Front for the People of the Levant), also known as al-Qaeda in the Levant. They aim to establish a pan-Arab caliphate. Not the same one as the Islamic State, though .. ...
Front) arrested two members of the Guardians of Religion group in Idlib countryside, northwest Syria.

Guardians of Religion, affiliated with al-Qaeda, along with other groups, forms Fathbatu (Be Steadfast) Operations Room, which is active militarily in the western countryside of Idlib and the northern countryside of Latakia.

Local sources told North Press that the General Security Service of the Hayat Tahrir al-Sham arrested, on Sunday evening, two members said to be affiliated with Guardians of Religion in the town of al-Fu’ah, east of Idlib.

One of the arrested persons is Abu Uday Shahshabo, who is close to al Qaeda, and was severely beaten by HTS members when he was arrested, according to the sources.

The sources said that the towns of Kafriya and al-Fu’ah witnessed an intensive deployment of the General Security Agency, amid checks on pedestrians on the main roads.

On May 6, Hayat Tahrir al-Sham arrested the leader of the Guardians of Religion organization, known as Abu Maryam al-Jazaery, in the town of al-Yaqoubia in Jisr al-Shughour countryside, west of Idlib.

The relations between Hayat Tahrir al-Sham and the Guardians of Religion have been strained, which led to battles and festivities between the two parties during the past months.
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [68 views] Top|| File under: al-Nusra

QSD militia kidnaps 25 civilians in a number of villages in Hasaka countryside
[SANA.SY] US occupation —backed QSD militia stormed into a number of villages in al-Shaddadi area in Hasaka southern countryside and kidnapped many of the villagers.

Local sources in Hasaka southern countryside told SANA that groups of QSD hard boyz stormed into houses of many villages in al-Shaddadi area and kidnapped 25 civilians and took them to one of the places which was turned into a prison within the city center.

Last week, QSD militia stormed into the village of Ajaja in Hasaka southern countryside and kidnapped 10 young men.
Posted by: Fred || 05/17/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [69 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Syria

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