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Major cities in Iraq and Syria conquered by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria

The situation in Iraq and Syria right now is sobering. Due to the poverty of the region, many common Iraqis and Syrians have given in to the rule of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS), seeing no other options. 577 more words


Middle East - July 26th, 2014

A letter to friends who want to understand what is happening in Gaza | Times of Israel

I want to say a few words to my friends who are not particularly biased one way or the other (and perhaps somewhat uninformed) about what is happening in Gaza. 1,329 more words

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Part II: Comments from a Military Man - July 25, 2014

Authored by John Kohchang / Edited by S. Naylor

Strelkov: “Over the course of yesterday and today our losses near Marinovka-Kozhevnya-Dubrovka totaled approximately 50 men (almost all of them – wounded), 2 tanks, 2 BMPs, and 1 BTR.” 921 more words


narwhal8915 reblogged this on narwhal8915's Blog and commented:

The interview with Commander Strelkov was informative and insightful. I am shocked that the US and NATO are so involved in Ukraines civil war, reminds me of the beginning of Viet Nam when they announced sending “military advisers”and the resulting quagmire of defeat. God bless the brave Donbass militia to utterly destroy the nazi invaders and their mercenary scum!

A New Osama Bin Laden?

There is an opinion piece out by Abdulrahman Al-Rashed, who is the general manager of Al-Arabiya television and the former editor-in-chief of the newspaper Asharq Al- Awsat. 298 more words


Islamic State militants launch series of attacks on Syrian forces in Syria

CAIRO — The extremist group Islamic State has launched a series of attacks across Syria, using military equipment seized from Iraq in its biggest concerted challenge yet to the forces of President Bashar Al-Assad. 419 more words