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by Y. Kanan
10 Apr 2018 22:07
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

For the US and the world, this is now far more dangerous than the Cuban Missile Crisis. And yet, there is virtually no news coverage of the situation and no alarm bells ringing in the media. There is a concerted effort by all western news sources to downplay the danger of war with Russia and quietly...
by Y. Kanan
08 Apr 2018 23:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Here we go again: Trump blames Putin, Obama for 'Animal Assad,' tweets 'big price' after reports of Syrian chemical attack https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/08/politics/donald-trump-syria-assad/index.html ... just as everyone predicted, another false flag and a new attack on Syria, this time on a larger s...
by Y. Kanan
05 Apr 2018 04:30
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Austin wrote:Good Information on the UAV ops done by Russians in Syrian Conflict


i still don't understand how a nation as IT-saavy as India could have fallen so woefully behind in the realm of UAV's.
by Y. Kanan
30 Mar 2018 10:03
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

More mixed signals!

U.S. ALMOST ATTACKED RUSSIANS IN SYRIA AGAIN
http://www.newsweek.com/us-wanted-attac ... ays-864666
by Y. Kanan
30 Mar 2018 08:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Trump says US will withdraw from Syria 'very soon' https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/29/politics/trump-withdraw-syria-pentagon/index.html "We're knocking the hell out of ISIS. We'll be coming out of Syria like very soon. Let the other people take care of it now," Trump told supporters at an Ohi...
by Y. Kanan
25 Mar 2018 07:55
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Austin wrote:Earlier it was reported that Erdogan, in a conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron, was outraged by his position on Africa .


LOL oops.
by Y. Kanan
23 Mar 2018 06:18
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Indeed this gets back to what I said at least a year ago, that the Syrians were already screwed when the US got itself entrenched in those areas. At the time I said the US had already won by cutting off those highways. At the very least, I expect the goal of the coming US strikes will be to continue...
by Y. Kanan
23 Mar 2018 03:24
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Looks like Ghouta's crumbling, and still no US strike. Did Russian Gen. Rudskoy avert this attack? A few days ago he detailed to the media exactly how the CIA was going to carry out their false flag gas attack: https://www.rt.com/news/421589-us-preparing-syria-provocations-airstrikes/ Unsurprisingly...
by Y. Kanan
21 Mar 2018 07:52
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

A major US\Isreali attack really appears imminent this time. Russia is about to find itself in a really awkward position.
https://www.veteranstoday.com/2018/03/1 ... ssian-mod/
by Y. Kanan
16 Mar 2018 23:38
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Parasu wrote:
Y. Kanan wrote: And now, you have delivered the coup-de-grace by comparing me to Hitler!

Compared you to hitler. :shock:
Nope, I didnt.


Hitler... Muhammad ... trouble is they have so much in common...
by Y. Kanan
16 Mar 2018 05:15
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Russia had a great opportunity to embrace a bold new strategy in the ME, drop supporting undemocratic tyrants and support democratic regimes. That would have been the morally correct course of action. Putin could have regained his credibility as well. But Putin is a tinpot dictator who changes his ...
by Y. Kanan
16 Mar 2018 01:45
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

His two most memorable moments occurred when an unidentified aircraft parachuted food and water supplies, and when the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) rescued the Yazidis at Sinjar, exchanging gunfire with Daesh fighters and opening a path for Yazidis to escape. “Without the PKK, we might have died ...
by Y. Kanan
16 Mar 2018 01:34
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

You're reaching. Anyway am I actually wrong? Isreal is not supporting ISIS and other jihadists? Of course, Israel is supporting ISIS. So is Amreeka. 9/11 was done by jews. Ajmal Kasab`s real name was Amar Singh. 26/11 was an RSS conspiracy. How did Hemant karkare die, afterall? If A=B it does not i...
by Y. Kanan
15 Mar 2018 12:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

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Root for the Jews if you like. I’m cheering for the team that’s killing jihadists, not backing them. The Israelis made the tactical decision, years ago, to join team Saudi along with the US. That’s why the Jews back Sunni/Takfiri/Wahhabi types in Syria and Lebanon. The Saudi agenda affects us, as P...
by Y. Kanan
14 Mar 2018 06:09
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

But yeah, Israel shouldnt expend energy on ground fighting. In fact noone should. Bomb them like Roos and Syria are doing in Ghouta and US did in Raqqa. Root for the Jews if you like. I’m cheering for the team that’s killing jihadists, not backing them. The Israelis made the tactical decision, year...
by Y. Kanan
14 Mar 2018 05:54
Forum: Technology & Economic Forum
Topic: Clean India - Places, Options, Initiatives & Results
Replies: 106
Views: 32257

Re: Clean India - Places, Options, Initiatives & Results

Gurus, how other countries manage to remove all sand, mud and dust from their cities? In India you can see these along all major roads in all cities. In Bangalore, my inner tears get a fine coat of dark dust (which I see on a cotton swab) by the end of each day. That’s one thing I liked about livin...
by Y. Kanan
13 Mar 2018 03:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

New US Syria strikes imminent
http://thehill.com/policy/international ... top-syrian

They're not even resorting to fake chemical attacks anymore. Now the US has announced the Syrian regime can't use conventional bombs either.
by Y. Kanan
13 Mar 2018 03:06
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Hamas may be fairly jihadist but Hezbollah isn’t. Hezbollah is basically a legit army, and is structured as such. They’re not in the jihad business; they’re in the warfighting business. Ok. We will know soon. A bigger war with Israel is coming. Hezbollah got lucky thanks to Isreali incompetence in ...
by Y. Kanan
12 Mar 2018 12:20
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Saudi Prince Says Turkey and Iran Anchor a 'Triangle of Evil' Saudi Arabia’s crown prince said Iran, Turkey and extremist groups represent a “triangle of evil,” and predicted the kingdom’s confrontation with Gulf Arab neighbor Qatar could last for years. Turkey has acted to undermine the Saudi-led ...
by Y. Kanan
11 Feb 2018 08:58
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Isreal on verge of full-scale intervention in Syria https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/israel-iran-lurch-toward-confrontation-as-border-region-boils/ar-BBIXWw5?li=BBmkt5R&ocid=spartanntp "Israeli media reported that the Iranian military drone was shot down near Beit Shean, close to the b...
by Y. Kanan
08 Feb 2018 14:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

US Deep State and Jews trying to reignite the war and get regime change back on the menu.
by Y. Kanan
22 Jan 2018 10:57
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Unless usa helps them with heavy weapons the ypg cannot fight for long US won't do sh*t. This is what happens when you ally with the United States. Just ask all those Afghans that supported the US, those people are all screwed now. When the Pakibans take over with American blessing (again) every Af...
by Y. Kanan
20 Jan 2018 06:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Like I said, Russia probably made a secret pact with Turkey giving them green light to take Afrin and continue their other, ongoing military campaigns on the east syrian kurds as wel. In exchange, Turkey gives up on Syrian regime change permanently (as national policy). Russia will just watch Syria ...
by Y. Kanan
20 Jan 2018 06:19
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 1612
Views: 221300

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

In UAE a Qatari royal is being held captive http://www.aljazeera.com/news/2018/01/cleric-salman-al-awda-held-qatar-tweet-180107075830369.html Ironically this guy "Sheikh Abdullah bin Ali Al Thani" was a Saudi\UAE pawn in the beginning of the crisis, and has now turned against his former s...
by Y. Kanan
20 Jan 2018 05:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

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To prevail in Syria, that was the devil's bargain Russia had to make with Turkey: screw the Kurds in exchange for Turkey backing off regime change. Russia probably gave Turkey this choice: back off Syria, or Russia throws its full support to the Kurds. Cooperate in Syria, and Russia sells the Kurds ...
by Y. Kanan
17 Jan 2018 13:01
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4108
Views: 649025

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Just one line Good luck to those who suck up to communist regime without any regard for democracy. It will implode it will be when not if..I will say less than 25 years. Ha! They were saying the same thing 25 years ago. There’s no law of the universe that says you have to have democracy. Indeed, de...
by Y. Kanan
02 Jan 2018 02:51
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV
Replies: 4108
Views: 649025

Re: India-US relations: News and Discussions IV

Trump: US has gotten “nothing” for Pakistan aid
https://www.yahoo.com/news/trump-says-u ... 07000.html

Too little and too f*cking late...
by Y. Kanan
02 Jan 2018 02:47
Forum: Trash Can Archive
Topic: Terroristan - 29 September 2017
Replies: 2847
Views: 334975

Re: Terroristan - 29 September 2017

Donald J. Trump @realDonaldTrump The United States has foolishly given Pakistan more than 33 billion dollars in aid over the last 15 years, and they have given us nothing but lies & deceit, thinking of our leaders as fools. They give safe haven to the terrorists we hunt in Afghanistan, with lit...
by Y. Kanan
16 Dec 2017 08:27
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive
Replies: 601
Views: 67487

Re: 26/11/2008: Never Forget. Never Forgive

On the well-worn topic of “why don’t we strike back?” ... I think we (Indians) are being too hard on ourselves. Put aside the angst and just admit the truth: We lacked the decisive military superiority to strike Pakistan without paying an unacceptable price in men and material. We simply don’t posse...
by Y. Kanan
16 Dec 2017 02:32
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Bangladesh News and Discussion
Replies: 2579
Views: 262390

Re: Bangladesh News and Discussion

X Posted from the Terroristan thread. Bangladesh ranked at 111, well ahead of the Mohammadden Terrorism Fomenting Islamic Republic of Pakistan rank of 137, in the 149 country/admin territory Legatum Prosperity Index 2017. By militarily detaching Bangladesh from the exploitative clutches of the Punj...
by Y. Kanan
13 Nov 2017 09:48
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Saudi Arabia and its impact on Indian security
Replies: 465
Views: 52312

Re: Saudi Arabia and its impact on Indian security

It is US right who are biggest freinds of Saudis much much more than left. Anyway it doesnt matter - USA benifitted so much that right or left they all love saudi. US right loves Saudi thanks to oil, bases, defense deals and other practical considerations. US left loves Saudi because they have deci...
by Y. Kanan
10 Nov 2017 21:43
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: West Asia News and Discussions
Replies: 1612
Views: 221300

Re: West Asia News and Discussions

I thought kidnapping national leaders was generally frowned upon? This is some real life Game of Thrones type stuff on display for the world to see. What is the goal here? I thought Hariri was already pro-Saudi to begin with. So why kidnap or force him out of office? It seems to me this Saudi move w...
by Y. Kanan
22 Oct 2017 22:37
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Rohingya Menace
Replies: 599
Views: 11554

Re: The Rohingya Menace

Pathetic. It’s playing out exactly as I predicted it would. After losing influence (to us) in Burma, the Chinese have gained it all back. GOI blew it, again, just as they did in Nepal, and in doing so have sown the seeds for a new insurgency in our NE. The Rohingya situation will bring in more outsi...
by Y. Kanan
18 Oct 2017 02:40
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Rohingya Menace
Replies: 599
Views: 11554

Re: The Rohingya Menace

SC almost passes ‘don’t deport Rohingya’ interim order, relents NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court gave the jitters to the Centre on Friday by seeking to prohibit the deportation of Rohingya, before coming around to say that it would seek to strike the right balance between humanitarian consideration for...
by Y. Kanan
05 Oct 2017 02:25
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

‘Faced with Russians & Iranians 24/7’: Israel calls for US to be more active in Syria https://www.rt.com/news/405540-israel-syria-us-russia-iran/ The Israeli defense minister has urged Washington to engage more in Syria, where President Bashar Assad "is winning." The official has aske...
by Y. Kanan
26 Sep 2017 02:23
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

Where do you see the miss , the UAV cross hair is not the target as we have seen many times before in Syrian war mentioned by mod . Well of course I'm factoring that in, but when this is the case, you can tell. When the bomb lands in an empty field next to a vehicle or building with crosshairs hove...
by Y. Kanan
25 Sep 2017 23:22
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: Levant crisis - III
Replies: 12252
Views: 1069729

Re: Levant crisis - III

^^ Video here Fwplpxqsego One miss; one hit, and both those impact vids were bombs, not cruise missiles. I understand they need to mix and match vids sometimes, but most of the Russian strike footage is like this. Their accuracy is also very poor, around 50% from most of the vids I've seen, and tha...
by Y. Kanan
24 Sep 2017 13:29
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Rohingya Menace
Replies: 599
Views: 11554

Re: The Rohingya Menace

Clubbing the Rohingyas along with illegal Bangladeshi immigrants in India will muddy the waters though the root cause of the problem for Myanmar and India's NE states could be just the same. The rohingyas are 1/5000th of the problem in India. Using our limited diplomatic weight on Burma instead of ...
by Y. Kanan
24 Sep 2017 00:17
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Rohingya Menace
Replies: 599
Views: 11554

Re: The Rohingya Menace

Truth *MUST* be told. Had it been any other religions, the refugees wouldn't be looked at in this manner. That truth won't even be told in our own country, with a sitting BJP prime minister elected on an unprecedented mandate. If, after all that, we still live in such fear of the muslim community, ...
by Y. Kanan
19 Sep 2017 23:53
Forum: Strategic Issues & International Relations Forum
Topic: The Rohingya Menace
Replies: 599
Views: 11554

Re: The Rohingya Menace

Our inability to just pick a f*cking side (i.e., not the Rohingyas) as demonstrated by our media, the Modi govt and esteemed posters here (see above) guarantees insurrection in our BD-border states. In 10 years some of you will be wondering how it all went wrong (as usual) but I'll know. We'll have ...

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