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    US-backed Syrian forces hit key milestone in Raqqa

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vMi30fLkGfk

    Published on 4 Jul 2017
    John Huddy reports from Jerusalem

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    Battle for Mosul: IS group fighters change strategy,
    clinging to shrinking area of old city

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XnMLUMtjK20

    Published on 4 Jul 2017

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    Mosul’s Grand Mosque lays in ruins after govt retakes site from ISIS

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GzAemhczUdE

    Published on 4 Jul 2017
    After being at the centre of the battle between the self-proclaimed
    Islamic State and Iraqi forces in Mosul, the Great Mosque of an-Nuri
    stood in ruins, Tuesday, after it was allegedly blown up by the militants
    before the site was retaken by the Iraqi Army


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    Qatar Crisis: "The unlikely beneficiary, ironically,
    of this Arab fragmentation could be Iran"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_pcDsQaFM9I
    Published on 5 Jul 2017
    France 24 now:

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    CrossTalk: New Middle East

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    Published on 5 Jul 2017
    Every once in a while CrossTalk has a look at the big picture
    of a story. In this case it is the Middle East. What are the
    current defining trends, who are the winners and losers, and
    how is this volatile and very dangerous region changing? And

    is American influence on the decline?

    CrossTalking with Joe Lauria and Sami Nader.
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    Well there you go something we have known for decades prior to 9/11 Saudi links
    to terrorism being acknowledged by report belatedly....British politicians do criticise
    Saudi until they get into power as shown in the Farage vid below and as the
    conservative minister confirms , Selling arms and Saudi , strategic links and money
    trumps ethics.



    Saudi Arabia has 'clear link' to UK extremism, report says


    Saudi Arabia is the chief foreign promoter of Islamist extremism in the UK, a new report has claimed.

    The Henry Jackson Society said there was a "clear and growing link" between Islamist organisations
    in receipt of overseas funds, hate preachers and Jihadist groups promoting violence.

    The foreign affairs think tank called for a public inquiry into the role of Saudi Arabia and other Gulf nations.

    The UK's Saudi Arabian embassy says the claims are "categorically false".

    Ministers are under pressure to publish a report on UK-based Islamist groups.

    The Home Office report into the existence and influence of Jihadist organisations, commissioned by former
    Prime Minister David Cameron in 2015, has reportedly yet to be completed amid questions as to whether
    it will ever be published.

    read more......

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-40496778

    Saudi Arabia Has Clear Link To Uk Extremism Report Says ...audio version of above.
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=odpGc2LPrS4


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    Qatar crisis: Saudi Arabia and allies to meet in Cairo

    Bahrain, Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are to discuss the Qatar
    crisis, a month after they severed ties with the Gulf state.

    read more...http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-40502556

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    Corbyn: We Need To Ask Saudis Why They Fund & Fuel Extremist Ideologies


    Published on 4 Jun 2017
    Saudi Arabia funded ISIS

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    Owen Jones: govt hiding jihadi report due to Saudi links
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LPKyztlZzHg

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    Nigel Farage on Saudi Arabia funding extremism .......



    Published on 7 Jan 2016
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    Putin & Trump hold first bilateral meeting at G20 Summit

    agohttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Do0YYAdCRuw

    Streamed live 16 minutes

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    G20 SUMMIT: Trump and Putin are to meet for the first time- BBC News

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZkEq4aSPWYk

    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    US President Donald Trump is to meet his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin,
    for the first time at a G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany.They have both said
    they want to repair ties damaged by the crises in Syria and Ukraine, as well as
    Russia's alleged meddling in the US election.

    Climate change and trade are set to dominate as the two-day summit opens,
    with mass protests in the streets.Clashes at a "Welcome to Hell" rally left 76
    police officers injured.By choosing to hold the summit in Hamburg, Germany's
    northern hi-tech powerhouse, Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking to show mass
    protests can be tolerated in an open democracy, correspondents say.

    The G20, or Group of Twenty, is a summit for 19 countries, both developed and
    developing, plus the EU.The individual countries are Argentina, Australia, Brazil,
    Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Russia,
    Saudi Arabia, South Africa, South Korea, Turkey, the UK and the US.
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    Tillerson: Trump 'pressed' Putin on election interference


    Published on 7 Jul 2017

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke about the meeting between President Trump
    and Russian President Vladimir Putin on July 7

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    Full press conference....

    Rex Tillerson on Trump-Putin meeting

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R67T8TQX3FA

    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson spoke to reporters after the high-stakes meeting
    between President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Listen to the full
    press briefing here.


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    Was Putin meeting a win for Trump?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rbs603J5sSE

    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    House Armed Services Committee Member Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio) on how
    President Trump’s meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin will affect U.S. policy.
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    Putin, Trump meeting gives way to developments in Syria



    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    According to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and his Russian counterpart,
    Sergey Lavrov, US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir
    Putin had long talks at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, Friday. Officials
    said the two leaders agreed on a cease-fire in southwest Syria. Former CIA
    analyst, Ray McGovern, joins RT America’s Manila Chan to discuss what
    cooperation means between the Trump and Putin.

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    G20 : Trump and Putin debate US election hack at first meeting

    Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin have discussed the alleged Russian
    hacking of last year's US presidential election during their first meeting.

    US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson described the exchanges as "robust".

    Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Mr Trump had accepted Mr
    Putin's assertions that his country was not responsible.


    read more...
    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-40539725

    G20 SUMMIT: Trump Putins Meeting analysed - BBC News



    7/7/17

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    US and Russia reach deal on Syria cease fire

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nLk4maEEtVQ

    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    Former CIA analyst Tara Maller weighs in on 'America's News HQ'
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    Usual 'waffle' the US media focusing on electoral interference ......


    Pres. Donald Trump And Pres. Vladimir Putin Meet Face-To-Face At G-20 Summit | NBC Nightly News

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hHfO57RaCG4

    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    The conversation, which was meant to last 30 minutes but was more than two hours,
    started with Pres. Trump pressing Pres. Putin on whether Russia interfered in the U.S. election.

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    ‘Trump says ‘no harm,’ while Putin hesitates’ – Body language expert on presidents meeting

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2xR6Dd1_-Bk
    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    The first face-to-face meeting between presidents Trump and Putin had been highly anticipated.
    Many compared it to a scene from the popular political drama series 'House of cards'.
    READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/8hag

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    Trump, Putin's high-stakes G-20 meeting

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ybApUww4jXU

    Published on 8 Jul 2017
    What the White House said the world leaders discussed, including Russia's alleged election
    meddling, and Trump's comments on Putin in the past.

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    Trump and Putin met for over two hours

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=al2l8SuBexM

    Published on 8 Jul 2017
    Conflicting reports emerged out of Friday's two-hour meeting between President
    Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin over Russia's interference in the 2016
    presidential campaign. Mark Simakovsky, senior fellow at the Atlantic Council's
    Eurasia Center, joins CBSN to discuss.

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    Was Trump's summit with Putin successful?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S3CGtqDDX70

    Published on 8 Jul 2017
    Russia Institute AEI director Leon Aron provides insight

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    Details emerge of President Trump's meeting with Putin

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MsDXbuksuN0

    Published on 8 Jul 2017
    As President Trump heads home from the G-20, we are learning more about his
    meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin and other world leaders. The U.S.
    was isolated from talks over climate change and trade, and the Trump/Putin
    meeting caused controversy, as both sides have different accounts as to what
    actually happened. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett joins
    CBSN with more details.
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    Iraqi TV is reporting that security forces are on the verge of victory in Mosul

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0TBSgZwVXwQ

    Published on 8 Jul 2017

    ABC News' Ian Pannell reports the latest on the fight against ISIS in Iraq.

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    Battle for Mosul: IS defeat imminent, says state TV

    So-called Islamic State (IS) defences in the Iraqi city of Mosul are
    collapsing fast and troops expect to take full control in the next few
    hours, state television has announced.

    read more....http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-40542997

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    Iraqi army: Victory against ISIS is imminent

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4gaqR9lJGmg

    Published on 8 Jul 2017
    The Iraqi army says they are on the verge of declaring
    victory over ISIS in Mosul. CNN's Nick Paton Walsh reports

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    Iraqi forces celebrate in Mosul as military says “victory” is imminent

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9CarHQ3wK3k

    Published on 8 Jul 2017
    Iraqi soldiers celebrated on Saturday (July 8) in anticipation of a formal declaration
    of victory over Islamic State in Mosul. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

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    CNN hires pro-Syrian Al-Qaeda propagandist, erases him from credits

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K8wLPqfmLNw

    Published on 7 Jul 2017
    Bilal Abdul Kareem, an American living in regions of Syria controlled by the Al-
    Nusra Front terrorist group, has been referred as "our media man" by top Al-Qaeda
    clerics. So why did CNN hire him to work on an undercover documentary project,
    then erase him from the credits? "They didn't care and just wanted to further the
    regime change editorial line," says author and investigative journalist Max
    Blumenthal, who joins RT America's Manila Chan to discuss his research into
    Kareem.
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    Troops Plant Iraqi Flag in Mosul



    Published on 9 Jul 2017
    Iraqi special forces planted a flag on the Tigris River bank on Sunday after the
    country's prime minister arrived to declare victory over the Islamic State group. (July 9)

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    Mosul: Iraq PM to celebrate victory over IS in the city


    Iraqi PM Haider al-Abadi has visited Mosul to congratulate Iraqi forces
    for their "victory" over IS in the city.Mr Abadi was there to announce
    the city's full "liberation", his office said in a statement.

    Iraqi forces, backed by US-led air strikes, have been battling to retake
    Mosul since 17 October last year.

    read more.....



    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-40549333

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    The neo - cons Lynsey and John are upset

    Eric Shawn reports: The Syrian ceasefire is holding, for now

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_8Fa-_sotEw

    Published on 9 Jul 2017
    Will the agreement lead to an end of the full conflict?

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    GOP senators ridicule Trump proposal

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DP_i0-lmVgE

    Published on 9 Jul 2017
    Senators Lindsey Graham (R-SC), John McCain (R-AZ) and Marco Rubio (R-FL)
    ridiculed Trump's proposed US-Russia cybersecurity unit to combat election interference.
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    Cross Talk covering the Trump, Putin meeting at G20
    Also Syria , North Korea , Ukraine and Cyprus.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59WACO_ipj4

    Published on 10 Jul 2017
    Well it happened: Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump met for
    their first much anticipated handshake. Was it worth the wait?
    And what happens now?

    CrossTalking with Dmitry Babich, Alex Christoforou, and Mark Sleboda.


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    Chance for Peace: South Syria ceasefire agreed by Putin, Trump at G20 takes effect

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=egnwUmEi8Bg

    Published on 10 Jul 2017
    Locals in parts of southern Syria are enjoying relative peace for the first time in six
    years. That was made possible by a Russia-US brokered ceasefire deal in the region.

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    Former Green Beret commander analyzes the battle for Mosul

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NJIDVnVLQIE

    Published on 10 Jul 2017
    'Warrior Diplomat' author Michael Waltz provides insight
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    'Moving forward with Russia': Trump optimistic, but officials skeptical

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dD4-piP9-PI

    Published on 10 Jul 2017
    Reflecting on the G20 summit, the US president has tweeted that, after a significant
    deal on Syria, it's time to move forward and work with Russia. But he may even be
    facing opposition to that from his own aides and officials. The US Ambassador to the
    United Nations, Nikki Haley, has claimed that 'everybody' knows Russia meddled in
    the US presidential election, appearing to contradict Donald Trump's view that no
    one is sure.

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    'Patience is over': US, North Korea latest exchange of threats

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9k1VX1gX3C0

    Published on 10 Jul 2017
    It was thought delegates at the G20 summit might have spent time considering
    what to do next about the crisis on the Korean peninsula - with the rhetoric
    ramping up between the North and the US.

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    Battle for Mosul: Iraqi troops clearing last IS militants

    Iraqi security forces are clearing the final pockets of resistance by Islamic
    State militants in the city of Mosul. Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi went to
    Mosul on Sunday to congratulate his troops on "liberating" the city, but he
    stopped short of declaring victory.

    The militants were said to hold an area about 180m (590ft) long and 45m wide.

    The battle for Mosul has taken almost nine months, left large areas in ruins,
    killed thousands of civilians and displaced more than 920,000 others.

    Commanders from the US-led coalition that has provided air and ground
    support to Iraqi forces said the urban combat had been most intense
    since World War Two.

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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-40555602

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    Ukraine wants membership plan talks, says Poroshenko

    Ukraine's president has asked for discussions to begin on an
    action plan that could eventually lead to membership of Nato.
    Petro Poroshenko said the will of the Ukrainian people was
    to eventually join the Western military alliance.

    Nato Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said any decision on
    future membership would be up to the 29 alliance members.
    Russia has repeatedly criticised Nato's expansion in eastern
    Europe and objects to Ukraine becoming a member.

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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-40557477

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    Apologies if this is not exactly on-topic but I figured it's more at home here than anywhere else.

    Irish MP Richard Boyd Barrett voices his concern over several recent statements from current members of the Likud party on the Palestinian issue . Hats off to him. I wonder how much longer he'll be an MP for:

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    US and France abandon regime change in Syria

    Alexander Mercouris The Duran
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    Summit of US and French Presidents provides final confirmation that the West's regime change war in Syria has failed and is being abandoned.

    The hints and signals that have been flickering on and off from Washington and Paris since the change of governments in the US and France that the regime change attempt in Syria is being officially abandoned has now received formal confirmation.

    This has come in a joint news conference by Presidents Trump and Macron following President Trump's talks with President Macron in France.

    The statement of abandonment of the regime change policy in Syria was set out in the clearest language by President Macron (bold italics added):
    Indeed, we now have a new approach in Syria, because we want results and we want to work closely together with all our partners including the United States. We have one main goal which is to eradicate terrorism, no matter who they are, we want to build an inclusive and sustainable political solution. I do not require Assad's departure, that's no longer a prerequisite for France. For seven years, we did not have an embassy in Damascus - and still we have no solution.
    A more straightforward admission of failure in Syria than the highlighted words would be difficult to come up with.

    Inevitably some health warnings are in order. The US and France have not suddenly become converts to the cause of President Assad. As Macron's words show, their acceptance that he will stay as President of Syria is simply a recognition of reality: that with Russia protecting him and his armies on the offensive on all fronts there is no longer the wherewithal to remove him.

    It has taken six bitter years of conflict and five terrible years of war to arrive at this point. Though Trump and Macron are not to blame for this - the regime change war in Syria was not their work but the work of their predecessors - that it has taken so long and has required so much devastation and loss of life is a terrible indictment of Western policy.
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    The demonization of Russia - Bjørn Nistad to The Herland Report



    "We speak to doctor in Russian history and founder of the independent Russian Information Center in Norway, Bjørn Nistad, about the peculiar demonization against Russia that permeate Western media outlets. How did this Walt Disney kind of thinking evolve, that makes us characterize some nations "as the evil villain" and ourselves as "the inherent good"? We speak about Ukraine, Syria, Vladimir Putin and Iran.

    The Herland Report is a Scandinavian initiative presenting leading intellectuals' view on foreign policy, current affairs, religion, the Middle East, Western decadence - free from the censoring political correctness that now permeate Western media and its political propaganda."

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    Construction of Turkish Stream Underway

    Voltaire Network | 30 June 2017



    On 23 June 2017, the Russian President, Vladimir Putin, inaugurated the construction works for that section of the gas pipeline, Turkish Stream, passing through deep seas.

    A decision was made to go ahead with this project when President Putin visited Turkey on 1 December 2014. Construction had been interrupted in August 2015 for tariff reasons, but in the context of the war in Syria, it should allow Russian gas to be delivered to Turkey. Parting from there, it could also serve as a transit for Russian gas to the European Union, replacing the plan for the South Stream pipeline, blocked by Brussels.

    Estimated at six billion dollars, Project Turkish Stream provides for the construction of two pipelines with a capacity of delivering 15.75 billion m3 of gas every year. The first pipeline must be completed in 2018 and the second at the end of 2019.

    Whilst President Putin stressed that this timetable should be adhered to, it is extremely rare that such works are completed so rapidly. This has only been possible due to the personal investment made by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan who is thus seeking thus to free himself of US economic protection.

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    Default Re: Ukraine, Crimea, Syria, Israel, Iran, Putin, and World War III

    This is a good discussion the Neocons/Dems have been around since
    the early 1970's in its current form . The hawks and interest groups
    behind the scenes switch to influence both parties to keep in power.
    Trump is muddying this even though he has supported the mil ind
    complex , he is not being hawkish enough for them and they cannot
    control him directly as they usually do so far.

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    with a vengeance. Long associated with the extremist wing of the GOP and
    tied with catastrophic policy failures, they have now found themselves being
    embraced by the Democrats and the liberal media. It would seem being
    anti-Russia attracts strange bedfellows.

    CrossTalking with Michael Maloof, George Szamuely, and Andrew Moran.
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    Default Re: Ukraine, Crimea, Syria, Israel, Iran, Putin, and World War III

    Cidersomet, It's possible that Trump isn't being hawkish enough because he won't be able to fund the military expansion Israel and oil oligarchs want. Had his plan to repeal Obamacare worked, he would be rattling sabres and the U.S would be in the opening stages of a major war.

    But, all is very quiet, it seems. Washington is paralyzed.

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    Default Re: Ukraine, Crimea, Syria, Israel, Iran, Putin, and World War III

    Syria is not the trigger for an escalation in the Middle East conflicts - people will look back to July 18, 2017, as the start of the regional war in the Middle East.

    http://www.debka.com/article/26152/J...mple-Mt-terror

    See also http://www.debka.com/newsupdatepopup...rusalem-police

    We were collectively able to avert an escalation of the Syrian conflict to date, but once Israel pushes back too hard as a result of the July 18th suicide bombing, the entire region will erupt. Expect general recalls of military personnel in two months. Tit-for-tat escalation is inevitable now...as is the end state: a comprehensive Middle East peace agreement, establishing Palestine and a shared capital with Israel: Jerusalem.

    Palestinians just cut off diplomatic ties with Israel:
    http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-0...ic-ties-israel

    SE Asia will follow suit once the United States is fully committed to the Middle East. Everyone will enjoy a stalemate, with across the board reduced capabilities and a global financial reset after the conflicts have run their respective courses.
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