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by UlanBatori
21 Feb 2020 03:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1097
Views: 160336

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

The old story of "U don't have to be a Brain to be The Boss. U just have to be an Oiseule!" “Turkey can shut down the straits and its air space to Russia to block military shipments to the regime forces,” said Mesut Hakki Casin, a professor at Istanbul’s Yeditepe University and a member of...
by UlanBatori
21 Feb 2020 03:28
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

From Livemint.com: The Diamond Princess cruise ship arrived in Yokohama, near Tokyo, on February 3 with 3,711 passengers and crew on board, 621 people were found to be infected with the deadly coronavirus after it was diagnosed in a man who disembarked last month in Hong Kong. A total of 138 Indians...
by UlanBatori
21 Feb 2020 01:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Once u r dead u r not infected. But I am curious about how the infection came to Iran at all (considering that India is a lot closer to the epicenter).
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 23:41
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

^^ But exactly what-2-do? Other than liberally consuming C2H5OH I don't know anything to do.
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 23:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Unconfirmed.. but Leith Fadel twitter feed is usually good. This is confirmed. The casualties were General Yuri Komarov, Captain Ivan Drago, and Major-General Nikolai Volkoff Quote Tweet DreamMachine @DreamMa59706694 · 20h 3 Russian generals, including the grandson of Russian Foreign Minister Lavro...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 23:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Scott Ritter is now fully on the Russian side: Turkish-backed militant attack in Idlib was doomed to fail – why launch it? Scott Ritter Fighters from the Hay'at Tahrir al-Sham terrorist group, backed by Turkish forces, carried out an attack against the Syrian Army that was doomed from the start. Th...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 22:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Jehadists "retreat" from Nayrab Idlib Jihadist sources claim they retreated from Nayrab. Which means attack completely failed.... ELINT News @ELINTNews · 2h #BREAKING: Turkish Ministry of Defence confirms 2 Turkish soldiers killed and 5 wounded after airstrike hit their position in Idlib....
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 22:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Racism. Cheen treat them much worse than they treat others. Also, no credit to Tarrel than Oceans fiend, and it costs money to lease a plane, esp to go to Woohan.
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 21:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

And Gen. Smirnoff comes to the aid of Gen. Vodkov: Russian Air Force strikes repel militant attack on Syrian government army in Idlib – Defense Ministry 20 Feb, 2020 14:18 / Updated 23 minutes ago The Russian Air Force launched strikes to repel a militant offensive against the Syrian Army in Idlib,...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 21:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

And so it starts: ‘Terrorists’ launch major attack against Syrian Army in Idlib, reports say ‘pro-Turkish’ militants involved {Turk version of Paki "Mujaheddin/ Razakars"} 20 Feb, 2020 14:05 / Updated 41 minutes ago Syrian state media say “terrorists” have launched a major offensive in th...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 21:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Understanding the US - Again
Replies: 5029
Views: 634387

Re: Understanding the US - Again

There was a Mard from Lyme
Who lived with 3 BBs at a time
When asked why the third,
He said "One's absurd!
And bigamy, sir, is a crime!
- Limerick
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 19:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Turkish/ISIS offensive starts in Nayrab, Syria Turkish tanks and infantry seen on the move. Russians withdrew from Saraquib. Turkish tanks reported destroyed near Nayrab. Airstrikes may be starting... Nayrab as v c it, is close enough to Aleppo International Airport to shoot down airliners, and cut...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 18:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

I wonder who were the 2 Eyeranians who died... and where did they catch it. Answers may or may not be eye-openers. IOW, if u hear a rumor that there were 1 or 2 deaths in NoKo... Now we heard this story at a place that cannot be cited... like Soorajji's posts above... u run a bijnej. You have invent...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 10:04
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Atmavik: The gentle Nipponese did not allow their own ppl to disembark?
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 10:00
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Looks like a death trap. The whole notion of Quarantine is proving fatal in the case of this disease. Wonder what are the statistics in China, of people in the apartment blocks in the closed cities. But what else can they do if hospital beds are so short? The decision to build new hospitals in such ...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 09:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Two people die on Quarantined Cruise Ship. Scramble to evacuate...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 08:31
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Its all the (Indian) crew's fault! (Japanese blame game) I agree with one thing there: all the *&^%$* forms that they make sick people sign using the same pad and pens used by the previous sick person.. Every doctor's office in Khanistan does that. Not to mention the year-old magazines. Oh! As ...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 07:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Ha! New ishtudantz. "Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are known to cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS). A novel coronavirus (CoV) was identified in 2019 in...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 07:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Useful WHO resources: twitter feed of the DG, WHO https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/situation-reports/20200219-sitrep-30-covid-19.pdf?sfvrsn=6e50645_2 Emerging respiratory diseases including nCOV: a course Critical Care of Acute Respiratory.. LINK IS 404!!! (Are they re-thinking b...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 07:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

^^ Also the Canadastan-based Chinese scientist Bibi who was expelled. Exactly why? Was that a false-flag/ Trojan?
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 07:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

:eek: Conspiracy is our middle name. With Malice Towards None, but Suspicion Towards All. :eek: But this is the flip side of "Oh the Chicoms are sooo incompetent! ". No they are not: they didn't build modern China by being incompetent. They didn't outmaneuver US dominance of the East India...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 07:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1097
Views: 160336

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

**ANNOUNCE** port fajilities for Bear ships heading to patrol east side of Suez... and stopover/refueling/maintenance access for long-range bombers, cargo flights and escorts. Planes flying over Eyeran and Eyeraq can stand off and hit eastern Turkey and Syria. Right now we may be 2 hours from all-ou...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 04:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

On ramana's point and my earlier request, here is the UBCN take. Please do argue back - but with clear citable links. 1. China, the US and all cold countries, have flu annual flu epidemics that do kill significant numbers every year. US average is around 4000?? 2. Every decade in recent times, there...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 04:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

I think a brief "time-out" on the cheen production machine may on the other hand, be a respite desperately needed by others, particularly Oirope. Think about it: a 2-month supply shortage has a far greater effect than a 6-month tariff in a trade war: the home-grown competitors get a captiv...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 01:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Terroristan - November 11, 2019
Replies: 1628
Views: 378332

Re: Terroristan - November 11, 2019

Hydrogen sulphide kills 14, sickens 500 in Karachi:
UBCN denies rumors that Dr. Shrilleen ate too much lamb curry with beans at BISS meeting.

Only in Pakistan: 3 days later, the gas has not been identified, source not found, let alone plugged.
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 01:14
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Closer to war: Al Masdar News, eb. 19, 2020: Russia responds to Turkey’s threats: ‘We will not stop supporting legitimate gov’t in Syria’ BEIRUT, LEBANON (7:10 P.M.) – Russia’s permanent representative to the United Nations, Vasily Nebenzia, announced on Wednesday that his country will continue to s...
by UlanBatori
20 Feb 2020 00:36
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

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Ppl: pls consider these sentences from the WSJ article: Bold face is the non-chaff IMO 1. global consequences might also be surprising. Some would expect a return of unipolarity i f the only possible great-power rival to the U.S. were to withdraw from the game . Yet in the world of American politics...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 20:42
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

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https://www.wsj.com/articles/china-is-the-real-sick-man-of-asia-11580773677 China Is the Real Sick Man of Asia Its financial markets may be even more dangerous than its wildlife markets. By Walter Russell Mead Feb. 3, 2020 6:47 pm ET The mighty Chinese juggernaut has been humbled this week, apparent...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 20:35
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

And from our "Black ppl cannot be racist" series England and Tottenham Hotspur football star Dele Alli has been forced to apologize after facing accusations of mocking an Asian man in a “racist” video about the coronavirus. Spurs ace Alli, 23, posted footage of himself on Snapchat as he w...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 20:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

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cheen gets angrier China has denounced Washington for advocating freedom of the press while obstructing media, after it tightened control over Beijing-run outlets operating in the US by equating them to diplomatic missions. Washington’s move against Chinese state media are “unreasonable and unaccep...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 20:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Gets more interesting... ‘Worst case scenario’: Kremlin slams Turkey's threat of military operation against Syrian government in Idlib Turkey sending troops to Syria to fight against the government would be the ‘worst case scenario’, Kremlin spokesman said after Ankara threatened that such an operat...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 19:59
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Cheen slap WSJ. LONDON -- The Chinese government has revoked the press credentials of three Beijing-based journalists from The Wall Street Journal as punishment for the headline of a recent opinion piece published by the U.S. newspaper that referred to China as "the real sick man of Asia."...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 18:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

^ Oh!!! One learns something new every din. The Mo.Re. was just an early edition of the Bangalore Fridin Bus-Burning of more recent times!! :idea:
Habit. How many momeen ended up with early entry to Houristan as a result I wonder.
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 09:10
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

^^Chinese media manipulation is very sophisticated: think of them as being as smart as we are (rice-eaters too!) and having tons of energy very well focused by central planners who are also very smart. Look how much impact has been generated by India's MAD in such a short time, with a far smaller se...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 09:02
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1
Replies: 6420
Views: 831739

Re: 2020 Strategic and Political Analysis-1

^^ ramana: This whole new Dramatic Book Revelation raises some questions: 1. OK so Kasab was wearing a red string on his hand, and had some fake ID. But would that have convinced anyone that he was yindoo? Among other things unless his mijile got fried in a blast... 2. So the **ONLY* way a Hindu Ter...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 08:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1078101

Re: Levant crisis - III

Can't tell. I THINK the problem is Erdogan's belief that the TFTA Ottoman fauj is NATO-trained and hence superior to the scrawny SAA/Hezbollah/Iranians. Also that RuAF will not bomb his fauj. Right now he has pumped another 300 vehicles into Idlib. He has all sorts of "deconflctig" deals w...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 07:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations
Replies: 1097
Views: 160336

Re: Turkey News, discussions, India Turkey Relations

Present indications are that Erdogan-Putin Panchsheel only goes as far as turk stream pipeline and S400 payments. Russian Amby getting death threats etc, and the battle for Idlib hasn't even begun. I think once that is finished the Putin way, there will be intense hate-fest - ending with end of Erdo...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 07:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread
Replies: 7218
Views: 721873

Re: Wuhan Coronavirus Resource Thread

Also, I read about ppl coming with body bags as soon as u fall down.... but lots of ppl lose consciousness briefly. Like NCC Aug 15 parade in the sun after they steal your banana rations. So that can't be true either. They make take you inside in a bag to avoid touching you much, and to carry you w/...
by UlanBatori
19 Feb 2020 04:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017
Replies: 3146
Views: 530694

Re: Indo-UK News & Discussions- June 2017

VTji: the Ibrahim woman was coming into India to do damage. What is point of "dealing from strength" if one cannot send these terrorists packing? Should have put her in the cooler for a week to investigate false papers/identify, had the UK conjul come and beg and **THEN** deported her. Non...

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