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Good Morning

Alyssa Milano Considering Run for Congress in 2024
Friday June 11th, 2021

jean_arthur_1207
Iranian oil tankers set to arrive in Syria on Friday
A military garrison for Iraqi Army was attacked by missiles in Rutba, Al-Anbar
Three infiltrators are arrested on the Iraqi-Syrian border
U.S. offers $3 million for information on attacks against its interests in Iraq
Global Coalition supplies the Peshmerga with multimillion dollars worth of weapons
Second Sa'ar 6 missile ship docks in Haifa
Once You Realize The US Government
Is An Organized Crime Syndicate

Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [176 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Jean Arthur was an American Broadway and film actress whose career began in silent films in the 1920s and lasted until the early 1950s. Arthur had feature roles in three Frank Capra films: Mr. Deeds Goes to Town, You Can't Take It with You, and Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, films that championed the "everyday heroine". (Wikipedia)
Born:
Gladys Georgianna Greene, October 17, 1900, Plattsburgh, New York, U.S.
Died:
June 19, 1991, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California, U.
Posted by: Percy Gretle2004 || 06/11/2021 10:53 Comments || Top||

#2 


Posted by: Percy Gretle2004 || 06/11/2021 10:56 Comments || Top||

#3 


Posted by: Percy Gretle2004 || 06/11/2021 11:02 Comments || Top||

#4  All I can say about the second picture in comment #2 is "Wow!"
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 11:39 Comments || Top||

#5  Fred, can I request Susan Oliver?
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 11:42 Comments || Top||

#6 
Lets 'wet your appetite' - shall we, hmmmm...

Posted by: Percy Gretle2004 || 06/11/2021 12:03 Comments || Top||

#7  That's "whet your appetite," but thanks indeed.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 12:51 Comments || Top||

#8 
Thanks for the correction 'whet vs wet' -

I, Percy Gretle2004, hereby publicly confess that I am a member of the Salivating Army, one who is know to salivate at the sight of a deliciously, beautiful woman.

Can I nibble a bit on thine ear, sweet delicious vision of beauty ? - echoes in my mind -

Perhaps other men have a similar reaction...
and imagine the lady in bathing attire...wet
Posted by: Percy Gretle2004 || 06/11/2021 13:28 Comments || Top||

#9  Susan Oliver in a bathing suit...she looks wet, no ?

Posted by: Percy Gretle2004 || 06/11/2021 13:42 Comments || Top||

#10  I, myself, am an unashamed drooler.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 13:44 Comments || Top||

#11  Shapely woman. Bathing Suit. Hose. Some assembly required.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 13:46 Comments || Top||

#12  #9 - is that a whetstone in your pants...?
Posted by: Frank G || 06/11/2021 13:55 Comments || Top||

#13  Stropping it over here, boss...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 15:15 Comments || Top||

#14  Very nice Russian
Posted by: KBK || 06/11/2021 16:12 Comments || Top||

#15  Re: Susan Oliver.

I like her better in green.......
Posted by: Anomalous Sources || 06/11/2021 18:43 Comments || Top||

#16  Lovely person. She could play the ultimate green temptress or the girl next door.



Posted by: jpal || 06/11/2021 18:55 Comments || Top||

#17  Now you know why Chris Pike ultimately went back...
Posted by: CrazyFool || 06/11/2021 19:22 Comments || Top||


Afghanistan
100 Taliban, 80 Soldiers Killed in Last 24 Hours: Sources
[ToloNews] At least a hundred Taliban
...Arabic for students...
fighters and 80 security force members have been killed in the last day's fighting in various regions, according to security sources.

Meanwhile,
...back at the precinct house, Fat Tony demanded his rosco back. He didn't say please...
there are reports that security forces have retreated from Arghanchkhaw district of Badakhshan in northern Afghanistan.

In the south, officials from the provincial council of Uruzgan said that the Taliban has reached the outskirts of Charcheno district and have asked security forces to evacuate the district center.

In Baghlan, a boom-mobile exploded near an Afghan National Army (ANA) post in Bagh-e-Shamal village of Pul-e-Khumri city. Reports say that ten security force members were killed, and ten others were maimed in the blast.

Reports state that fighting has occurred in at least 70 districts across the nation in the past 24 hours.

Local officials in Badakhshan said that widespread fighting has continued in 12 districts of Badakhshan.

"Security forces were deployed in two or three checkpoints, but we asked the security forces to evacuate the schools so that the youth can pursue their regular schooling," said Khalil Rahman Jawad, the commander of Badakhshan.

"13 districts in Badakhshan are facing imminent threats," said MP Zabiullah Atiq.

In Badghis province, there are reports that nearly 100 security force members have surrendered to the Taliban in Abkamari district and given up two Humvees and a large number of weapons.

"Two checkpoints were evacuated in Abkamari without any resistance or war," said Sher Aqa Alokozai, the commander of Badghis police.

"The fighting started at 3:00 am, the brave security forces fought back bravely and gave them a strong response," said Abdul Waris Sherzai.

Fighting is getting worse in Uruzgan," said Najibullah, a resident.

War has significantly increased in Afghanistan after the official announcement of the withdrawal of foreign forces from the country. There are reports that the centers of 20 districts have fallen to the Taliban in the past 2 months.

The surge in the level of violence comes as US and NATO
...the North Atlantic Treaty Organization. A cautionary tale of cost-benefit analysis....
forces have been continuing their pullout from Afghanistan.
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [72 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

#1  by this time next year there is good chance that the Taliban will control over 50% of Afghanistan

if so the interesting part will be the conflict

in the North between the Taliban and Tadjik and Uzbek tribes

near the border with China

near the border with Iran
Posted by: Lord Garth || 06/11/2021 9:15 Comments || Top||

#2  ^ Calling General Rashid Dostum
Posted by: Frank G || 06/11/2021 10:10 Comments || Top||


Gunmen Attack in Kabul Killed 6: Relatives
[ToloNews] Kabul police on Thursday reported that at least two people were killed by unknown button men in Kart-e-Naw in Kabul city's PD8.

The family of the victims said 6 people were killed, including women, but local sources said corpse count was higher and the victims were related.

Meanwhile,
...back at the revival hall, the congregants were being herded into the paddy wagon...
local people in the area blocked the road to protest the killing of civilians in their area.

They ignited several tires on the road and closed the way for traffic.

Police have said that at least 5 suspects have been arrested in connection to the killing along some weapons.
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [45 views] Top|| File under:


Car Bomb Targets Military Base in Baghlan
[KhaamaPress] At least six were killed and more than 10 were maimed in a boom-mobileing near an Afghan army base in Baghlan Province, local officials said.

Sources in Baghlan confirmed that the blast occurred at around 2:00 AM (Local time) in Bagh-e- Shamal area of Pul-e-Khumri on Thursday.

Local officials stated that the Baghlan-Samangan highway also has been blocked for traffic as the Taliban
...Arabic for students...
planted IEDs on the main roads.

Meanwhile,
...back at the dirigible, the gondola was dangling by a single thread of rope.

Jack! Cynthia cried. I just realized I'm afraid of heights! I don't even like high heels!...

Abbas Tawakoli, commander of the 217th Pamir Corps, confirmed that the vehicle was identified by security forces before it could reach its target.

Tawakoli stated that the blast followed festivities between Talibs and Afghan cops, which were repulsed by security forces.

Due to the blast, many soldiers were killed and wall of the military base were destroyed, Abbas Tawakoli added.

He said, "The security forces operation has been slowed down due to the roadside mines in Baghlan-Samangan highway."

Taliban has grabbed credit for the blast.
“The base was also a recruitment center for the army,” the source said, adding that “some parts of the base have been destroyed in the blast.”
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [59 views] Top|| File under: Taliban


Africa North
Egypt's Court of Cassation upholds life sentences for defendants who bombed transmission towers in 2014
[AlAhram] In 2019, 34 defendants were sentenced for life for targeting transmission towers following the dispersal of the Islamist sits-ins in Rabaa and Nahda squares

Egypt’s Court of Cassation upheld on Thursday the life sentences against several defendants convicted of bombing transmission towers in several governorates in 2014.
Court of Cassation rulings are final and cannot be appealed, for which, after all this time, all parties involved must be grateful.
The court also upheld 10-year jail terms for several others and acquitted three defendants.

In April 2019, a Cairo Criminal Court handed 34 defendants life imprisonment sentences for bombing transmission towers in the year that followed the dispersal of the Islamist Rabaa and Nahda sit-ins after the 2013 ousting of late Islamist president Mohammed Morsi.

It also sentenced 11 others to 10 years in prison.

According to Egyptian law, life sentences are 25 years in prison.

The High State Security Prosecution charged the defendants of leading and joining an outlawed, terrorist group with other members in Giza, Gharbiya, Menoufiya, Alexandria, and Kafr El-Sheikh, bombing transmission towers, and receiving training to manufacture and use explosive substances to disrupt public order.

They were also charged with the possession of documents containing detailed information on the national electricity grid, weaponry, and ammunition.
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [52 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring


Libyan Football Club Suspends Participation in League After Attack
[LIBYAREVIEW] Libya’s al-Akhdar Football Club has decided to suspend its participation in the Libyan Premier League, after the team was attacked by the security authorities in charge of securing its match against hosts, al-Taawon F.C.

Al-Akhdar drew 2-2 to al-Taawon at the 10 June Stadium in Ajdabiya, in the 13th round of the competition.

The club said in a statement, on Tuesday, that the team’s players were attacked after the match by the Ajdabiya Central Support Forces, which was in charge of securing the match. It noted that the referees were also threatened during half time break.

Al-Akhdar added that the security forces were unable to remove fans who stormed the stadium. It explained that this matter directly affected the refereeing staff, and led to the award of three penalty kicks against the team. The club confirmed that these events have caused "severe damage" to the team.
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [48 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring

#1  These douchebags rank 119 in FIFA rankings; at least they're better than Antarctica.
Posted by: Raj || 06/11/2021 0:32 Comments || Top||

#2  Fred, I almost blacked out laughing over the choice of pic.🤪
Posted by: Dron66046 || 06/11/2021 4:40 Comments || Top||


Sirte-Al-Jufrah Commander: Coastal Road Will Not Be Opened Without Guarantees
[LIBYAREVIEW] Commander of the Sirte and al-Jufra Operations Room, Major General Ibrahim Bait al-Mal stated that the main coastal road will not be opened without guarantees, and the fulfilment of the remaining conditions agreed upon by the 5+5 Joint Military Commission (JMC).

In press statements on Wednesday, Bait al-Mal stressed the importance of immediately implementing the outputs of the JMC. He noted that the call for assigning the Head of the Presidential Council, Mohammed al-Mnifi, as the Supreme Commander of the Army, "remained unclear."

The Commander confirmed their readiness to reopen the coastal road "if all conditions of the JMC are met. There will be a formal meeting on Sunday with the JMC, and we will provide our reports and observations to the Commander in Chief," he concluded.

Earlier this month, al-Mnifi held talks with the UN Envoy to Libya, Jan Kubis in Tripoli
...a confusing city, one end of which is located in Lebanon and the other end of which is the capital of Libya. Its chief distinction is being mentioned in the Marine Hymn...
. The meeting discussed the latest security and political developments in Libya, support for UN efforts to achieve national reconciliation, and progress on the reopening of the coastal road in coordination with the JMC.

The two stressed the importance of withdrawing all mercenaries and foreign forces from the country, and paving the way for holding the upcoming parliamentary and presidential elections, scheduled for December 2021.

Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [53 views] Top|| File under: Arab Spring


Africa Subsaharan
Chinese miners kidnapped in Niger
[DW] Two Chinese nationals working for a Chinese mining company in the west of Niger, near the country's borders with Mali and Burkina Faso
...The country in west Africa that they put where Upper Volta used to be. Its capital is Oogadooga, or something like that. Its president is currently Blaise Compaoré, who took office in 1987 and will leave office feet first, one way or the other...
, were kidnapped by gunnies late Saturday night as Tidjani Ibrahim Katiella, the governor of Niger's Tillaberi region, told news agency AFP on Monday.


Katiella said the men "have a permit to search for gold," and that they had "refused to go home" after receiving prior warnings from gangs in the area.

The area, known as the "three borders" zone of Sahel nations, has been a hotbed of jihadist activity, in which Islamist bandidos Death Eaters linked to al-Qaeda and "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....
" have carried out attacks in all three countries (Burkina Faso, Mali, Niger). Niger also faces ongoing threats from the group 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...
in the south.

It is not yet known who was behind the kidnapping.

'AN ULTIMATUM TO CHINESE COMPANIES'
China, which aggressively mines minerals and other resources across Africa, signed an expanded deal for uranium, gold and oil exploration and extraction with Niger in 2006.

The last time a Chinese national was kidnapped in Niger was in 2007, when an employee from the China Nuclear Engineering and Construction Corporation (CNEC) was taken hostage by the Niger Movement for Justice (MNJ), a rebel Tuareg group operating in the north of the country.

At the time of the kidnapping, the MNJ said it was an "ultimatum to the Chinese companies that cooperate with the Niger army." The kidnapped engineer was eventually released after several days of negotiations.

China's manufacturing and export economy has fueled the need for raw materials and has seen Beijing invest billions in mining operations across the entire continent of Africa.

Beyond the oil, copper and iron needed for traditional manufacturing, Africa is rich in rare earths, such as coltan, needed for the manufacture of electronic goods, holding an estimated 75% of global supply. It is also estimated that Africa holds 90% of the world's platinum and cobalt reserves, 50% of its gold and 35% of its uranium.
Posted by: trailing wife || 06/11/2021 00:08 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [281 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Were they hungry an hour later?

I'll just kick off the asshole commentary now...
Posted by: Raj || 06/11/2021 0:28 Comments || Top||

#2 
Hey, do these Niger Kidnappers know there are "Billions & Billions" of Chinese where those two came from ?

Kind of like pissing into the wind & not expecting to get wet; send them back before the Chinese 007's are sent in to get you.
Posted by: Bob Ebbusoter9535 || 06/11/2021 0:36 Comments || Top||

#3  i am surprised the name of the country can get by censors these days
Posted by: Retard Strength || 06/11/2021 10:12 Comments || Top||

#4  Somebody say minors?
/Biden
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/11/2021 10:48 Comments || Top||

#5  i am surprised the name of the country can get by censors these days

Golly. I wonder where that word came from?
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 11:24 Comments || Top||

#6  lmao Raj
Posted by: Chris || 06/11/2021 14:05 Comments || Top||

#7  Golly. I wonder where that word came from?

At least it wasn't "Scunthorpe"!
Posted by: SteveS || 06/11/2021 21:43 Comments || Top||


Arabia
Houthi missile attack on Yemen’s Marib leaves 8 dead
[TASS] At least eight people were killed and 27 injured when 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...
’s rebel 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...
movement Ansar Allah carried out a missile attack on the Yemeni city of Marib, the country’s SABA news agency reported on Thursday.

According to the report, two ballistic missiles and two drones filled with explosives were launched towards the city, located 135 km east of the capital Sanaa. The projectiles struck Marib city center, hitting residential districts and a local market. The city’s female prison was also damaged in the attack.

When ambulances arrived at the area, paramedics were attacked by a drone filled with explosives.

A standoff between government forces and armed Houthi rebels has been ongoingin Yemen since August 2014. In January 2015, Ansar Allah seized the country’s capital Sanaa and later formed a parallel government. The confrontation entered into the most active phase following the Soddy Arabia
...a kingdom taking up the bulk of the Arabian peninsula. Its primary economic activity involves exporting oil and soaking Islamic rubes on the annual hajj pilgrimage. The country supports a large number of princes in whatcha might call princely splendor. When the oil runs out the rest of the world is going to kick sand in the Soddy national face...
-led coalition’s intervention in March 2015. The ongoing conflict has triggered the world’s worst humanitarian crisis. According to the United Nations
...the Oyster Bay money pit...
, more than 24 million Yemenis, or approximately 80% of the country’s entire population, require humanitarian assistance. The number of internally displaced persons exceeds three million.

The Houthis regularly carry out attacks against Saudi Arabia and its infrastructure, primarily oil facilities. Also, they launch ballistic missiles and drones laden with explosives against troops supporting Yemen’s internationally recognized government. On June 5, the rebels struck a filling station near Marib, sending an explosive drone to attack doctors who arrived at the scene. As a result, 21 people were killed.
Posted by: badanov || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [42 views] Top|| File under: Houthis


Fifth Column
Portland antifa member Jarrod ''Sofie'' DeFerrari has been arrested again. She's charged with 1st-degree burglary and other crimes
[PUBLISH.TWITTER]
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [154 views] Top|| File under: Antifa/BLM

#1 

1ST
She's SHE-IT is more accurate.

2ND
Given this is OR/Portland. It is likely the burglarized Citizen will be charged for failing to keep the weapons secured and SHE-IT will be recognized by the Mayor as a person helping to control Firearms ownership.

3RD
Now we know where to find SHE-IT ANTI-FArt after a Peaceful protest Riot?

I see SHE-IT even had a IHOP card for a cup of coffee after ITS social gathering.
Posted by: NN2N1 || 06/11/2021 6:32 Comments || Top||

#2  I call 'em shims.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 6:47 Comments || Top||

#3  Poster Child She-It for Useful Idiot
Posted by: Warthog || 06/11/2021 10:16 Comments || Top||

#4 
Buy it a ticket to Fargo

Posted by: Whusose Bucket7199 || 06/11/2021 11:17 Comments || Top||

#5  He. He has been charged.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 06/11/2021 12:06 Comments || Top||

#6  Got your mother all in a whirl
She's not sure if you're a boy or a girl.


Posted by: Abu Uluque || 06/11/2021 12:26 Comments || Top||

#7  The Portland crew seems to have the "your face is a mess" part down pat.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 06/11/2021 15:18 Comments || Top||


Iraq
Iraqi security authorities arrest two terrorists in Baghdad
[PUBLISH.TWITTER]
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [26 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


PKK militants burn a house in Duhok
[PUBLISH.TWITTER]
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [22 views] Top|| File under:


Global Coalition supplies the Peshmerga with multimillion dollars worth of weapons
[SHAFAQ] The Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS (ISIS) said on Thursday that it delivered a multimillion-dollar batch of weapons and military equipment to the Iraqi security forces.

In a statement issued earlier today, Thursday, the Coalition said, "The Joint Task Force-Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR) handed the Peshmerga forces weapons and equipment valued at 3,322,145 dollars."

The statement said that those weapons are part of the Training and Equipment Fund Program established in 2014 and funded from the budget allocated by the U.S. Department of Defense to the OIR.

Nearly a month ago, the Global coalition handed over $3 million worth of weapons and ammunition to the Iraqi security forces for the same purpose.
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [61 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iraq


U.S. offers $3 million for information on attacks against its interests in Iraq
[SHAFAQ] The U.S. Department of State allocated a financial reward for information on attacks against U.S. diplomatic facilities in Iraq.

In a tweet, "Rewards for Justice" urged Iraqis to provide information on "terrorists" who carry out attacks and hide among civilians.

The tweet said Washington offers a reward of up to $3 million for information on planned or past attacks against US diplomatic facilities.

A spokesperson of the U.S.-led Coalition on Thursday pilloried yesterday's attacks, deeming them a violation of "the rule of law" and "National illusory sovereignty".

The official military Spokesman for Operation Inherent Resolve (OIR) and the member Coalition to Defeat ISIS (ISIS), Colonel Wayne Marotto, tweeted, "Each attack against the Government of Iraq, Kurdistan Region-Iraq, and the Coalition undermines the authority of Iraqi institutions, the rule of law and Iraqi National illusory sovereignty."

The Security Media Cell (SMC) reported that Baghdad International Airport was targeted with three unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), one of which was shot down, without revealing further details.
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [52 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran Proxies


Three infiltrators are arrested on the Iraqi-Syrian border
[SHAFAQ] Iraq’s Military Intelligence Directorate announced, on Thursday, that three Syrians who infiltrated the Iraqi-Syrian borders are arrested.

the Security Media Cell said in a statement, "The Intelligence Department of West Nineveh Operations Command arrested three infiltrators on the Iraqi-Syrian border who are intended to head to the city of Duhok.

It indicated that the detainees are of Syrian nationality, and they were handed over to the competent authorities to take legal measures against them.
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [44 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


A military garrison for Iraqi Army was attacked by missiles in Rutba, Al-Anbar
[SHAFAQ] A security source in al-Anbar Operations Command said on Thursday that a military garrison was attacked by missiles in Rutba.

The source told Shafaq News Agency, "Two mortar shells fell inside a military garrison of the Iraqi army forces on the international highway east of Rutba, without causing casualties."

The source did not give further information.

Meanwhile,
...back at the pound, the little lost dog backed into the corner and showed its teeth. And what big teeth they were!...
the deputy commander of the Popular Mobilization Forces (PMF) in al-Anbar Governorate, Ali al-Muzaffar, confirmed that the operations against ISIS in the al-Anbar desert are still continuing.

He told Shafaq News Agency that "one of the major terrorist operations was thwarted yesterday,...ISIS was attempted to exploit a hideout of weapons and equipment, but their plan was foiled."

Al-Muzaffar explained that "the terrorist organization intends to carry out an operation in the Albu Bali area, but it was thwarted, in addition to seizing bombs."

"The Popular Mobilization Forces in al-Anbar are continuing to deter any attempt to destabilizing the security situation in the Governorate, especially in remote areas."

The deputy Commander praised the cooperation of the citizens of al-Anbar with the security forces, saying, "Without the citizen, we would not have been able to carry out most of the operations, because the citizen is the first security man in al-Anbar, and his cooperation with the security services contributed to the stability of the security situation."
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [57 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State


Israel-Palestine-Jordan
Army nabs infiltrator from Gaza armed with bomb, knives, grenade
[IsraelTimes] Suspect apprehended as he tries to cross border in southern part of Paleostinian enclave, is taken for questioning.

The Israel Defense Forces said Thursday evening it had caught a man who crossed the border from 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 while armed with an improvised bomb, a grenade, and two knives.

The army said he was intercepted as he crossed the border in the southern region of the Paleostinian enclave and then taken away for questioning.

No one was hurt in the incident.

At end of last month, a community security officer was injured in the hand, after he intercepted a knife-wielding terrorist who entered from the Strip and reached a public road.

The incidents came as much of southern Israel remained on edge, less than a month after a round of intense fighting between Israel and the Gaza-ruling Hamas, the braying voice of Islamic Resistance®, terror group drew to a close.

While Israel has a high-tech series of fences and walls guarding its frontier with Gaza, both above- and belowground, a number of gaps remain in the steel fencing surrounding the Strip. In times of low visibility, these gaps have been used by Paleostinians in Gaza to illegally enter Israeli territory, often with hopes of fleeing the beleaguered enclave.

Attacks on Israeli civilians by those infiltrating from Gaza are rare.

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#1  He wanted to blow up. Send him into a field and do it
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#2  "Israelis arrest young student on way to school."
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Muataz al-Nasir, 7 others die in Russian air attacks in Syria
Direct translation of the article. Edited.

From Russian military journalist Boris Rozhin's Live Journal account:

[ColonelCassad] As a result of air strikes by the Russian Aerospace Forces on the morning of June 10, the official military speaker of Hayat Tahrir al-Sham, Abu Khalid Shami, and the coordinator for work with Western media, Abu Musab al-Khomis, were liquidated. It is also reported about the destruction of the head of the security service of the KhTSh Muataz al-Nasir and 5 more militants. It is noted that shock UAVs were involved in the strikes.

Apparently, Russian warbirds struck a number of targets in Syria Thursday.

Graphic fotos, a map and a video can be seen here
Posted by: badanov || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [34 views] Top|| File under: al-Nusra


Explosion kills security member in Syria's Manbij
[NPASYRIA] On Thursday, a member of the Hawari (Rapid Response) of the Internal Security Forces (Asayish) lost his life as a result of a landmine explosion in Manbij, north Syria.

A mine planted near al-Fath Mosque in the western part of the city went kaboom! during the passage of a Hawari patrok.

According to an informed source, one Hawari membr lost his life and two others and a civilian were critically maimed and were subsequently transferred to Berkal Hospital in Manbij.

On March 2, an bomb went kaboom! in the same place near al-Fath Mosque, injuring a civilian. He was subsequently transferred to Manbij hospitals for treatment.
Posted by: Fred || 06/11/2021 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [54 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State



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