Gardeners are such patient people, seeds, fertilizer, water, sun, rain, and volice (hehehe) !
Fruits, berrys, nuts, trees, bushes, flowers, vegetables... and the list goes on....but not beauties like Ava.....
Young , Middle Aged or Senior, such a delight for the eyes. - She drove a very rare car, 1958 Facel Vega < "It's French, you know, my ______" ... Thanks, Columbo.
Posted by: George Jones5542 ||
04/13/2021 5:22 Comments ||
She was born, and is buried, about two towns over from me, in Smithfield,NC. There is an Ava Gardner Museum there.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia ||
04/13/2021 8:07 Comments ||
TCM recently aired the 1953 movie Mogambo with Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Grace Kelly and Donald Sinden. Hollywood is much too woke to make a movie like that now but I sure enjoyed it.
Posted by: Abu Uluque ||
04/13/2021 13:59 Comments ||
Those eyes, that skin and soft voice. Deported from Spain for 'Ruining a Bullfighter'. I remember the elder restauranteur telling Anthony Bourdain that she was 'a dangerous woman, she had dangerous thighs'. Quite the tarheel.
[ToloNews] Mohammad Saleh, chief physician at 209 Shaheen Corps, and his driver were killed in an attack by unidentified button men in Balkh province on Monday morning, police front man Adil Shah Adil said.
The attack took place in Ferdawsi square in district 5 of the city of Mazar-e-Sharif when button men opened fire on the doctor's vehicle, Adil said.
[ToloNews] At least two soldiers were maimed in a car kaboom on a security outpost in western 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 Monday morning, said Waheed Qatali, provincial governor.
The incident occurred in Shindand district on Monday morning as a car full of explosive detonated close to a security outpost, Qatali said.
"After the boom-mobile, festivities continued between the security forces and Taliban ...Arabic for students... , during which two soldiers were maimed," he said.
However, some people are alive only because it's illegal to kill them... he did not provide further details about the festivities.
In the meantime, Gen. Abdul Rouf Arghandiwal, commander of the 207th Zafar military corps, said a "Humvee vehicle full of explosives has been destroyed before it reached its target."
"At least 17 Taliban were killed and more than 10 others were maimed in the past 24 hours during festivities in Shindand," he said.
He did not provide details about possible casualties in the festivities.
The Taliban has not yet commented on the attacks.
Shindand has witnessed other Taliban attacks on security outposts in recent days.
[All Africa] No fewer than seven persons were confirmed dead while 5,000 were displaced following attacks by Boko Haram ... not to be confused with Procol Harum, Harum Scarum, possibly to be confused with Helter Skelter. The Nigerian version of al-Qaeda and the Taliban rolled together and flavored with a smigeon of distinctly Subsaharan ignorance and brutality... gunnies in Adamwa State on Friday, the Adamawa State Emergency Management Agency (ADSEMA) said yesterday.
There were reports that Kwapre, a village in Hong Local Government Area of Adamawa State, which lies at the Adamawa-Borno boundary close to the Sambisa Forest in Borno, was attacked Friday evening.
Confirming the incident, the Executive Secretary of ADSEMA, Dr. Mohammed Sulaiman, said the attack on Kwapre affected neighbouring communities where most of the displaced had taken up temporary residence.
According to him, the gunnies stormed Kwapre in nine vehicles, surrounded the village and killed seven people.
"During the attack, 50 houses, worship centres, markets and schools were burnt. Many people, including women, girls and men, were kidnapped by the attackers," he said.
He added however that eight persons among the kidnapped victims had escaped.
Chairman of Hong LGA, Hon. James Pukuma, said regular and local security personnel had been deployed to guard the community.
With the deployment of security personnel, activities were gradually returning to normal at Kwapre.
[All Africa] The United Nations ...where theory meets practice and practice loses... has condemned attacks on its facilities and on aid workers in the troubled area of Damasak in Borno State, allegedly by members of the 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.... of West African Province (ISWAP), a faction of Boko Haram ... not to be confused with Procol Harum, Harum Scarum, possibly to be confused with Helter Skelter. The Nigerian version of al-Qaeda and the Taliban rolled together and flavored with a smigeon of distinctly Subsaharan ignorance and brutality... . During the attack, compounds belonging to multiple relief agencies and warehouses containing humanitarian stock, were looted and set alight. This is the second attack targeting humanitarian staff in the past two months. Damasak has repeatedly been targeted by ISWAP faceless myrmidons who have made several attempts to overrun a military outpost outside the town. Due to worsening security conditions, humanitarian workers in Nigeria are struggling to provide aid. President Muhammadu Buhari reshuffled the military command this year, raising hopes of a shift in strategy to end the conflict that has killed 36,000 people and forced around two million to flee their homes.
Posted by: Fred ||
04/13/2021 00:00 ||
Top|| File under: Boko Haram (ISIS)
[ENGLISH.AAWSAT] The Saudi-led Arab coalition announced on Sunday that it has destroyed a ballistic missile and six armed drones fired by the Iran-backed Iran's Houthi sock puppets ...a Zaidi Shia insurgent group operating in Yemen. They have also been referred to as the Believing Youth. Hussein Badreddin al-Houthi is said to be the spiritual leader of the group and most of the military leaders are his relatives. The legitimate Yemeni government has accused the them of having ties to the Iranian government. Honest they did. The group has managed to gain control over all of Saada Governorate and parts of Amran, Al Jawf and Hajjah Governorates. Its slogan is God is Great, Death to America™, Death to Israel, a curse on the Jews They like shooting off... ummm... missiles that they would have us believe they make at home in their basements. On the plus side, they did murder Ali Abdullah Saleh, which was the only way the country was ever going to be rid of him... militias in Yemen ...an area of the Arabian Peninsula sometimes mistaken for a country. It is populated by more antagonistic tribes and factions than you can keep track of... towards the Kingdom.
The coalition accused the militias of deliberately targeting civilians.
It stressed that it was taking the necessary operational measures to protect civilians in line with international humanitarian law.
[AlAhram] Mexico has doubled its detentions of migrants colonists with a deployment of 10,000 troops to its southern border, White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki ...a valley girl who woke up one morning and found she was spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of State under Obama... said on Monday, as Washington leans on regional governments to help slow arrivals at the U.S. border.
Rooters reported in March that Mexico had launched enforcement operations for rounding up immigrants colonists transiting illegally toward the U.S. border, and stepped up its efforts along its border with Guatemala.
The operations include members of the National Guard, a militarized police force, along with soldiers and members of the navy and immigration officials. Mexico said on March 22 that it had close to 9,000 troops from the defense ministry, Navy and National Guard on its northern and southern borders.
A Mexican National Guard member deployed to the area said the force's daily arrest rate had doubled in recent weeks.
In January, just before U.S. President Joe The Big Guy Biden ...46th president of the U.S. Joe's wife and daughter weren't killed by a drunk driver. He didn't graduate with three or even two degrees, wasn't in the top half of his law class, and his daddy didn't come home from a hard day's work in the mines and play football with the guys. The NAACP hasn't endorsed him every time he's run.... took office, Guatemala deployed security forces to halt a U.S.-bound caravan of migrants colonists, and Guatemalan government officials have vowed to keep up the pressure. Honduras also deployed forces in response to a small U.S.-bound migrant caravan over Easter.
Earlier, White House aide Tyler Moran said the Biden administration secured agreements with Mexico, Honduras and Guatemala to put more troops on their own borders. Moran appeared to have been referring to the March deployments.
The Guatemalan defense ministry said it did not have information on the matter. The Mexican and Honduran governments did not immediately respond to requests for comment.
Posted by: trailing wife ||
04/13/2021 00:00 ||
Top|| File under: Human Trafficking
So. Biden returns to some of Trump's effective policies and he's a boy-genius?
Posted by: Frank G ||
04/13/2021 7:25 Comments ||
Yes, but you have to understand. Those were bad Trump policies. These are good Biden policies. Simple, isn't it?
[Breitbart] A man has been charged in Norway for his alleged role in plans to carry out three bully boy attacks in Denmark and in London, and for purportedly spreading 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.... group propaganda on the internet.
Authorities believe the 24-year-old man, who wasn’t identified, was part of a group that sought to strike a church in England, possibly St. Paul´s Cathedral in London, but British police thwarted the plot, Norwegian broadcaster NRK reported Monday.
The man was also allegedly involved in plans for one or more attacks in Denmark in March and April 2019 with help from at least one Danish citizen, prosecutor Geir Evanger told NRK. Those attacks are believed to have been prevented as well.
The man has maintained his innocence. If found guilty, the man who claims to be innocent, faces up to 21 years in jail, NRK said. The trial starts in Oslo on May 18.
Evanger was quoted as saying by NRK that as to his involvement in IS, the man spread "extremist material, violent mostly peaceful material and material with religious content" online. He was an administrator for several groups on social media, including some he had created, the prosecutor said, adding they consider him to be "a relatively central participant in many of these groups."
NRK said the man had been held in jug for a while.
It wasn’t immediately known whether the case was linked to the July sentencing in London of Safiyya Sheikh, a British woman who had converted to Islam. She was locked away You have the right to remain silent... for life, with a minimum sentence of 14 years, for plotting to blow up St. Paul’s Cathedral, a nearby hotel in London and a subway train in a suicide kaboom.
Sheikh, born Michelle Ramsden,
...more formally Safiyya Amira Shaikh, whose jihadi mentor was Anjem Choudary ...self-proclaimed holy man who used to work for Omar Mohammed Bakdri as spokesman for al-Muhajiroun. Anjem is a loathesome little attention prostitute who is to be heard cheering for the home team anytime anybody with a turban manages to slaughter a group of unarmed infidels. Anjem was born in the UK in 1967 and is, as you would expect, of Pakistaini descent. The Ghost of Dante is of the opinion that when he goes to hell his knees will be broken once a month. He was in jug for awhile for supporting the Islamic State... , whose inspiration was Anwar Al-Awlaki lectures, and whose family and daughter were an inconvenience she’ll no longer be responsible for...
who was a supporter of the Islamic State group, pleaded guilty to terrorism offenses.
Sudden Jihad Syndrome. If there are two of them, it can’t be that they’re both off their rockers.
[Breitbart] An Algerian and a Syrian have been sentenced to four and five years in prison, respectively, after stabbing a teenager for refusing to give them a cigarette.
The Tours Correctional Court sentenced the two migrants colonists, aged 20 and 26, for the stabbing, which took place in July of last year.
According to a report from broadcaster La Belle France Bleu, the 20-year-old Syrian national also received a ban on entering French territory for the next ten years following the completion of his sentence.
The incident, which took place on the banks of the River Loire in Tours, western La Belle France, saw the migrants colonists approach the French teen at 3 am while he was with a group of friends.
When the migrants colonists asked him for a cigarette, the teen refused. As a result, the Syrian and Algerian stabbed him three times in the abdomen, the shoulder, and the thigh. The victim was later treated at a hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.
Violent crime continues to be a major problem in La Belle France, with 2019 seeing one of the worst years for homicides in recent French history, according to professor of Criminology Alain Bauer, who stated last year that the country has seen a surge in cases of homicide in the last decade.
"The only reliable indicator since 1539 (and the creation of the civil registry by the ordinance of Villers-Cotterêts) is homicide mortality. It shows a collapse of homicide violence for five centuries... and a strong recovery over the past decade," Bauer said.
#BLM protests and riots have been announced for Brooklyn Center, Minn., Seattle, New York City, Portland, Berkeley, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, Omaha, Kansas City, Washington D.C., Fort Lee, N.J., Hoover, Alab., Fort Wayne, Ind.
BLM is not a political movement, it is a façade for organized crime; i.e. this is a call for rioting, looting and potential murder of law enforcement personnel. RICO laws must be applied to this and supporting groups, as this annoucement is an open statement to commit crime (conspiracy), riot, a crime. Any State, County, or Municipal government and law enforcement organization under their command which fails to attempt to enforce civil order would not be complying with their oath of office and could be subject to at best recall and dismissal from office, at worst criminal charges of malfeasance while in office.
Be aware citizens in these Municipalities and abutting jurisdictions, your safety and that of your families may rest solely in your hands.
God forbid that we revisit the mayhem of riots of years past.
A REMINDER TO ANTI-FArt & BLOM
Careful what you do in these states.
States that have passed Stand Your Ground laws include:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona,Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nevada, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and West Virginia.
States with a "Duty to Retreat"
These are your Liberal Masochist buddies that have opened the doors for you to inflect all types of Uncivilized hurt, damages and etc...
Duty to Retreat States (as of 4/9/21):
Arkansas* New law for a modified Stand Your Ground takes affect in 07/01/21. Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota, and Ohio
Minnesota law allows you to use deadly force, including shooting an intruder, to prevent a felony from occurring in your home. Outside the home, you're SOL.
There are the usual weasel words meaning you can use deadly force outside the home if a) you can't retreat and b) there would be great bodily harm to you or another. I wouldn't want to argue that in a MN court tho.
Detroit and Newark never recovered from the riots in the late 60s. Other cities, while not quite so badly off, also never reached what they had been. The emergence of the phrase "Rust Belt" in the 1970s was not an accident.
Several decades ago they had a rapist running around Killen , Texas . He hit a house on the base but the husband was home so he started to run . The Husband ran after him and shot him with a shot gun in his front yard. He call the police . The law then stated you couldn't shoot outside your house. As he started to talk to the Police, an officer came on the phone and stated , "You shot him inside you home , didn't you!. When the police leisurely arrived , they followed the blood trail from the front yard into the house. The crusty old policeman said , " Sure glad you shot the sunabitch inside your house . We've been trying to nail him for a month . "
More about yesterday’s story here and here. See also more about the shooting here.
[NYPOST] The National Guard was deployed in Minneapolis as hundreds of people looted and rioted into the early hours Monday after a black man was rubbed out while trying to flee arrest less than 10 miles from where George Floyd died.Police officers in riot gear fire tear gas in front of the Brooklyn Center cop shoppe as people gather to protest after a police officer shot and killed a black man in Minnesota.
The fatal shooting of 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center came as the Twin Cities was already in a state of high alert over the trial of ex-cop Derek Chauvin, charged with Floyd’s murder last May.
Wright, who had an outstanding warrant, had been pulled over around 2 p.m. Sunday — and was shot after jumping back in his car and trying to race away, crashing to a stop after driving several blocks, police said.
His mother had quickly raced to the scene — and called for calm as crowds soon joined her there, local media said.
But within hours, at least 500 protesters had taken to the streets, according to the Star Tribune — many looting and trashing up to at least 20 stores, officials later revealed.
"Hey! They’re coming!" a man was heard yelling on one video that captured several people running out of a looted store with their hands full of stolen items as nearby car horns repeatedly honked. Other videos appeared to show groups doing victory dances as they left completely trashed stores.
As many carried Black Lives Matter banners through the streets, protesters jumped on top of police vehicles — and started throwing rocks and other projectiles at officers, officials said.
Protesters even "shot up" a police precinct in neighboring Brooklyn Park, with multiple rounds fired through the front door, some reaching the lobby, officials told Fox 9. No one was injured in the attack.
Police fought back against the violent mostly peaceful protesters with tear gas, flash bangs and rubber bullets.
"It feels like we’re in a war zone," one woman said as she filmed live.
One video on social media shows a man lifted up a large slab of cement just feet from a line of riot cops — staggering back to the ground after seemingly getting hit by a rubber bullet before he could throw it.
At least one bullet was fired at a cop shoppe, shattering the front door but not injuring anyone, police told Kare11.
At about 11:30 p.m., Brooklyn Center police declared the crowd an unlawful assembly and said anyone who remained — including journalists — would be arrested, Minnesota Public Radio said.
The National Guard was deployed and arrived just before midnight, the Star Tribune said — with officials announcing that more troops would be arriving throughout Monday to help quell further violence.
Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliott also announced a curfew in the city until 6 a.m. Monday.
"We want to make sure everyone is safe. Please be safe and please go home," he said in a tweet.
Elliott said the community is "filled with grief."
"Our hearts are with his family, and with all those in our community impacted by this tragedy," he said.
Gov. Tim Walz said he was "closely monitoring the situation," and was "praying for Daunte Wright’s family as our state mourns another life of a Black man taken by law enforcement." Correction: A feral creature taken by his own stupidity.
Looting was widespread late Sunday into early Monday, not just in Brooklyn Center — a city of about 30,000 people located on the northwest border of Minneapolis — but spilling into north and south Minneapolis, the local reports noted.
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz announced a curfew from 7 p.m. Monday until 6 a.m. Tuesday for three counties
But hundreds of protesters defied that order and were seen gathered in the city Monday evening
Concrete barriers were erected outside the Brooklyn Center Police HQ following Daunte Wright's death
The Minnesota Twins, Wild and Timberwolves also all postponed their games a day after the shooting
Security around downtown Minneapolis already has been heightened because of the trial of Derek Chauvin
The city of Brooklyn Center (near Minneapolis) is putting up concrete barricades at the police station following mass #BLM rioting and looting overnight over the shooting death of wanted criminal suspect #DaunteWrightpic.twitter.com/xePrRIZFpG
Posted by: Fred ||
04/13/2021 00:00 ||
Top|| File under: Antifa/BLM
States under Socialist-Democrat control will allow riots, looting, arson, rape, murder and even refuse to use the National Guard to restore civil order, in order regain control to win elections.
But once they have control.
Their rioters, looters and ... must behave. Or suddenly the Socialist-Democrat Leadership well become concerned and will use the National Guard.
Heck, they will even go so far as to allow the Police to do their jobs within certain Political Agenda limits.
[SHAFAQ] The Saladin Criminal Court sentenced four murderous Moslems to the capital penalty over ties to a car kaboom near a gas station in Tikrit ...birthplace of Saddam Hussein... A blurb by the Media Center of the Supreme Judicial Court said, "the operation targeted the Commander of Saladin regiments. It ended up killing a civilian and injuring the General along with 33 of his close protection operatives."
"The gang planted a false bomb as a distraction, and the [actual] bomb was triggered when the security forces gathered around the car."
Saladin Criminal Court issued a death sentence ...the barbaric practice of sentencing a murderer to be punished for as long as his/her/its victim is dead... against the culprit in accordance with the Articles 4/1 and 2/1,2,3 of the Counter-Terrorism law 13, year 2005.
[SHAFAQ] The Joint Operations Command disclosed the details of the terrorist plot thwarted earlier today, Monday, in Kirkuk.The Command said in an After Action Review seen by Shafaq News Agency that the operation was carried out per the orders of the Deputy Commander of Joint Operations, stipulating "Augmenting the pressure upon the terrorist groups and executing preemptive operations against them ahead of the holy month of Ramadan."
The AAR said that the operation was carried out upon intel provided by the Intelligence of the advanced headquarters of the Joint Operations Command in cooperation with the Directorate of Security of Kirkuk.
The AAR added that arrestees detained by Kirkuk's Directorate of Security provided vital information about a group of seven ISIS operatives plotting terrorist attacks in Kirkuk during Ramadan.
Security forces obtained arrest warrants from the relevant authorities in accordance with the provisions of Article 4/Terrorism, budged a preemptive operation, apprehended the wanted terrorists, and handed them to the directorate.
Shafaq News Agency publishes below a roster of the defendants:
1- Maad Abdullah Ahmad Muhammad al-Obaidi, 1981, arrested in Kirkuk, ... a thick stew of Arabs, Turkmen, Kurds, and probably Antarcticans, all of them mutually hostile most of the time... Laylan district.
2- Ghassan Salem Sahoo Hussein al-Obaidi, 1991, arrested in Kirkuk, AltunKopru district.
3- Riyad Ibrahim Othman Muhammad al-Obaidi, 1995, arrested in Kirkuk, al-Nasr neighborhood.
[SHAFAQ] The Kurdistan Region Security Council announced dismantling an ISIS network that received orders from the organization's "Khalifa" to carry out terrorist attacks in the region.
The council said in a statement, "Within the continuous efforts of the institutions of the Kurdistan Region Security Council aimed at thwarting terrorist plots against Kurdistan, our institutions have obtained information that the Khalifa of the terrorist organization ISIS, Haji Abdullah, ordered both Harith, the governor of the North, and Abu Walid, the security emir of the State of Syria, to carry out terrorist attacks through a cell that includes a number of Lions of Islam who were arrested."
"During the investigations, the Lions of Islam admitted that they were planning to plant bombs and use pistols equipped with silencers," he added.
He pointed out, "two Lions of Islam were not able to enter Kurdistan directly at the beginning of February 2021, so they infiltrated into Syria illegally to go to The Sick Man of Europe Turkey ...the only place on the face of the earth that misses the Ottoman Empire... , and went from Turkey to Iran, to reach the town of Rania and then Erbil.
[SHAFAQ] The Prime Minister of Kurdistan Regional, Masrour Barzani, disclosed on Monday new details about the network associated with ISIS, which was dismantled by the Kurdish security forces.
Barzani said in a statement received by Shafaq News Agency, "After a months-long security operation, our forces managed to thwart a terrorist plot in Erbil, which was laid in Syria, and orders were issued to implement the terrorist group affiliated with ISIS, which is currently under arrest and subject to investigations."
He stated, "according to the information we received; ISIS developed the plan in al-Hol camp in Syria. This is a matter of concern and shows that ISIS still has the capabilities to cross the border illegally," calling on "the coalition forces and our partners to take the threats and risks to peace and stability in the Kurdistan region seriously."
Barzani added, "Here, I would like to reassure the people of Kurdistan and those who visit Kurdistan that they are protected, and the security forces are working continuously to protect all classes and social strata and all components in Kurdistan from terrorism and violence."
The Prime Minister praised the work of the security institutions in the region, "their activity, commitment and dedication to their work is the main reason that the Kurdistan Region has become one of the safest and most stable regions in the Middle East."
Earlier today, the Kurdistan Regional Security Council announced that it had thwarted a plot targeting the city of Erbil during the month of Ramadan and arrested a cell linked to ISIS that was preparing to implement the plan.
Posted by: Fred ||
04/13/2021 00:00 ||
Top|| File under: Islamic State
[SHAFAQ] Iraqi security forces killed five snuffies in a Diyala governorate's security operation today, Monday.
An After Action Review (AAR) issued by the Security Media Cell (SMC) said that the Iraqi Security forces launched a security operation to clear the areas to the west of Hamrin lake from the remnants of ISIS terrorist gangs.
The AAR added that security officers managed to neutralize five terrorists, detonated 13 bombs, found nine other bombs, two Grads, two bags of gunpowder, TNT, and mortar locket launcher other military equipment.
The SMC reported destroying seven tunnels, 42 dens, an arms cache, eight mortar shells, a hand grenade, a rocket launcher, two glycans with C4 material, two 155 mm projectiles, a caravan rifle store, a cycle of violence, a container, a tractor, a vehicle, eight gasoline fuel glycans, three boats, a fishing net, cooking tools, a gas cylinder, military equipment, civilian clothes, a 1-ton cart, sleeping bed, and other materials.
[SHAFAQ] The Sick Man of Europe Turkey ...the occupiers of Greek Asia Minor... is building a long wall supported by military bases deep into Syria. The Hawar News Agency reported on Monday.
The Autonomous Administration ’Agency quoted the co-chair of Tal Abyad district, Hamid al-Abd, as saying; Turkey is building new borders into some 32 km deep into Syrian territory; it is also supplying its military bases with heavy weapons and advanced radars, in addition to digging trenches and building 15 km high walls along the M4 highway in the vicinity of Ain Issa in Idlib province.
Al-Abed added that Turkey’s construction of five military bases in Ain Issa is an evidence of the Ottoman Turkish efforts to isolate the occupied areas north of the international road from its south.
In 2019, Turkey announced that its forces have seized control of Syria’s strategic M4 highway, some 30-35 km deep into Syrian territory, as part of its incursion against Kurdish forces in northeast Syria.
[SHAFAQ] Iran ...a theocratic Shiite state divided among the Medes, the Persians, and the (Arab) Elamites. Formerly a fairly civilized nation ruled by a Shah, it became a victim of Islamic revolution in 1979. The nation is today noted for spontaneously taking over other countries' embassies, maintaining whorehouses run by clergymen, involvement in international drug trafficking, and financing sock puppet militias to extend the regime's influence. The word Iran is a cognate form of Aryan. The abbreviation IRGC is the same idea as Stürmabteilung (or SA). The term Supreme Guide is a the modern version form of either Duce or Führer or maybe both. They hate JewsZionists Jews. Their economy is based on the production of oil and vitriol... said on Monday it is suspending talks on human rights ...which are often intentionally defined so widely as to be meaningless... with the European Union ...the successor to the Holy Roman Empire, only without the Hapsburgs and the nifty uniforms and the dancing... , after the bloc’s decision to sanction eight Iranian militia commanders and police chiefs, over the deadly crackdown in November 2019.
"Iran is suspending all human rights talks and cooperation resulting from these talks with the EU, especially in the areas of terrorism, drugs and refugees," Foreign Ministry Spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said on Twitter, "condemning" the EU’s decision.
Earlier, the EU imposed sanctions on eight Iranian militia commanders and police chiefs, including the head of the elite Revolutionary Guards (IRGC).
Posted by: Fred ||
04/13/2021 00:00 ||
Top|| File under: Govt of Iran
A multi-volume chronology and reference guide set detailing three years of the Mexican Drug War between 2010 and 2012.
Rantburg.com and borderlandbeat.com correspondent and author Chris Covert presents his first non-fiction work detailing
the drug and gang related violence in Mexico.
Chris gives us Mexican press dispatches of drug and gang war violence
over three years, presented in a multi volume set intended to chronicle the death, violence and mayhem which has
dominated Mexico for six years.