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Spare change?
It's been a long time since we've had a bleg. I always hate to ask. I feel like I'm promising to gladly pay you Tuesday for a donation today.

Still, the Burg costs money to run. Software's mostly free, but the hosting company charges us, and we have hardware costs. We've got the server in Baltimore and a backup server that currently lives in my bedroom. My beloved Lenovo laptop, that I use to try and stay connected if I'm traveling or in the hospital, gave up the ghost this summer. And then there's the cost of beer and gin...

I try to keep the blegging to a minimum, but every once in a while I have to. So if you've got it, please help keep us going. We've been around longer than most, and with your help we'll be around longer than even more.
Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [882 views] Top|| File under:

#1  What's the best channel that gets money to you soonest?
The tshirt store or books?
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/25/2017 2:38 Comments || Top||

#2  Via Paypal

Keep up the good work.
Posted by: phil_b || 09/25/2017 5:01 Comments || Top||

#3  done via paypal, thanks, Fred
Posted by: Frank G || 09/25/2017 7:08 Comments || Top||

#4  President Grant sends his regards.
Posted by: Bangkok Billy || 09/25/2017 7:30 Comments || Top||

#5  Hope the new job is going well BB.
Posted by: Besoeker || 09/25/2017 7:50 Comments || Top||

#6  Done!
Posted by: KBK || 09/25/2017 7:57 Comments || Top||

#7  "Hope the new job is going well BB."

Closer to "Moscow Rules" everyday. Not quite denied but the cousins aren't taking any chances. We are the away team and the home side plays for keeps.
Posted by: Bangkok Billy || 09/25/2017 9:18 Comments || Top||

#8  Those foks take the 'long view.' There can be no denying it. Goes w/o saying, but watch your 6, and coms.
Posted by: Besoeker || 09/25/2017 9:36 Comments || Top||

#9  The world would be different without the 'burg. Thank you for staying the course, Fred.
Posted by: Crusoth Clock7726 || 09/25/2017 10:34 Comments || Top||


Keep the rantburg server singing!
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/25/2017 16:39 Comments || Top||

#11  Think I have a box of bicycle tire tube valve covers around here.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 09/25/2017 18:23 Comments || Top||

#12  2500 pennies your way. (equivalent)
Posted by: Alaska Paul || 09/25/2017 19:33 Comments || Top||

#13  is there any way to send support by snail mail?
Posted by: NoMoreBS || 09/25/2017 19:40 Comments || Top||

#14  There is, indeed, NoMoreBS. Send Fred an email, and he'll tell you how.
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/25/2017 21:54 Comments || Top||

#15  Fred, thanks so much for what you do. You will be getting my humble amount of sheckles via the donate button at the bottom right hand corner of R-Burg. I always worry a bit about using the internet to carry on any transactions.
Posted by: JohnQC || 09/26/2017 8:29 Comments || Top||

#16  Might have to wait until pay day but I'll do it.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 09/26/2017 14:58 Comments || Top||

Ex-Presidential security staff among 3 killed in Nangarhar raid: Karzai
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] The former Afghanistan's Caped President Hamid Maybe I'll join the Taliban Karzai
...One of the more egregious mistakes of the post 9-11 era...
strongly condemned the killing of at least three people including a former presidential security staff during an operation in eastern Nangarhar
The unfortunate Afghan province located adjacent to Mohmand, Kurram, and Khyber Agencies. The capital is Jalalabad. The province was the fief of Younus Khalis after the Soviets departed and one of his sons is the current provincial Taliban commander. Nangarhar is Haqqani country..
province of Afghanistan.

The Office of the Former President in a statement said a former intelligence staff and Nangarhar customs department worker are also among those killed.

Karzai accused the American forces for the killing of the three people in Jalalabad city, the historic provincial capital of Nangarhar.

"The former Afghanistan's Caped President Hamid Karzai expressed his deep grief regarding the killing of three people, including the ex-presidential security staff, intelligence staff, and Nangarhar customs department staff," the statement says.

It also added that the former President calls on the government of Afghanistan to take immediate actions to prevent the violations of the foreign forces.

The government and security officials have not commented regarding the report and Karzai’s statement so far.

But the provincial government earlier in a statement said at least three Talibs including one of their local leaders were killed in a special forces raid in this province.

The statement further added that the raid was conducted by the Afghan special forces in Bati Kot district and at least nine suspects were also taken to custody during the operation.
Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [230 views] Top|| File under: Taliban

US drone targets ISIS vehicle in Nangarhar leaving 5 dead
[Khaama (Afghanistan)] A US Arclight airstrike left at least five turbans of the Islamic State
...formerly ISIS or ISIL, depending on your preference. Before that al-Qaeda in Iraq, as shaped by Abu Musab Zarqawi. They're 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 the pols talk they're not really Moslems....
of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group in eastern Nangarhar
The unfortunate Afghan province located adjacent to Mohmand, Kurram, and Khyber Agencies. The capital is Jalalabad. The province was the fief of Younus Khalis after the Soviets departed and one of his sons is the current provincial Taliban commander. Nangarhar is Haqqani country..
province of Afghanistan.

The provincial police commandment in a statement said the Arclight airstrike was carried out on Sunday in the vicinity of Haska Mina district.

The statement further added that a Toyota Corolla type vehicle of the holy warriors was targeted in the Arclight airstrike, leaving at least five turbans dead.

Several weapons, ammunition, and explosives loaded on the vehicle were also destroyed, the statement added

In the meantime, the Taliban
...the Pashtun equivalent of men...
murderous Moslems launched a coordinated attack on the security posts in Hesarak district, erupting a heavy shootout with the security forces.

According to the police commandment, at least two Taliban murderous Moslems were killed after the Afghan forces responded to the enemy fire.

The local security officials are saying that the local residents and security personnel have not suffered any casualties during the Arclight airstrike and festivities.

The US forces conduct Arclight airstrikes, mainly using unmanned aerial vehicles, almost on daily basis in a bid to eliminate the terrorist safe havens and prevent them from expanding their foothold in the country.

The Arclight airstrikes resumed last year and after a broader role was granted to the US forces by the former US administration.

Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [336 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

Africa Horn
Al Shabaab Claims Killing 4 Puntland Soldiers In Attack
[RADIOSHABELLE] Al shabaab, the Qaeda-linked Somalia-based forces of Evil claimed to have killed at least four Puntland
...a region in northeastern Somalia, centered on Garowe in the Nugaal province. Its leaders declared the territory an autonomous state in 1998. Puntland and the equally autonomous Somaliland seem to have avoided the clan rivalries and warlordism that have typified the rest of Somalia, which puts both places high on the list for Islamic subversion...
state soldiers in an attack near Galgala mountains in Bari region.

The incident which took place late Sunday, has left two soldiers and a civilian, according to the local residents. al-Shabaab
... an Islamic infestation centering on Somalia...
ambushed convoy travelling between Bosaso and Galgala.

Medical officials confirmed to Radio Shabelle that they had received five maimed soldiers, the bodies of two soldiers and one woman following the attack in Galgala hills.

The mountains which lies about 40 kilometers south of Bosaso, a regional commercial center had been a hotbed of Al shabaab for many years.

Al-Shabaab forces of Evil said they carried out the attack, targeting a military vehicle carrying soldiers to the Puntland base in Galgala Highlands.

Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [204 views] Top|| File under: al-Shabaab (AQ)

Suspected Al Shabaab Gunmen Carry Out Separate Killings In Somalia
[RADIOSHABELLE] A senior Somali military officer was bumped off in Mogadishu Sunday evening, security sources told the media.

Gunmen armed with pistols fatally shot General Abdullahi Mohammed Sheikh Qururuh and a bodyguard as the two men were walking home from a mosque in the Somali capital, witnesses said.

The attackers walked past General Qururuh and the bodyguard, then turned and shot them from behind, the sources quoted the witnesses as saying.

Both victims was struck down in his prime.

Qururuh was a senior army officer at Somalia’s command and control headquarters in Mogadishu. He served previously as deputy commander of logistics for the Somali army.

There no immediate claim of responsibility for the liquidations. al-Shabaab
... Somalia's version of the Taliban, functioning as an arm of al-Qaeda...
Death Eaters are believed to be involved in most such attacks on government officials.

One week ago a similar shooting in southern Mogadishu killed a senior Somali intelligence officer and his bodyguard.

The attackers in that case were in a vehicle that fired on Mohamud Moallim Hassan Qoley and his bodyguard in the capital’s Dharkaynlay district. al-Shabaab grabbed credit for those killings.
Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [199 views] Top|| File under: al-Shabaab (AQ)

Man, 20, arrested in Cardiff becomes seventh suspect held over Parsons Green attack
  • Man was apprehended during police raid at 6am Monday at a 'halfway house' for asylum seekers, Scotland Yard said

  • He has been taken to a south London police station and is being questioned

  • Officers are searching an address in Cardiff

  • Only Ahmed Hassan, 18, from Surrey, has been charged in relation to attack

  • Hassan allegedly built the explosive device at his foster home in Surrey
Posted by: trailing wife || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [354 views] Top|| File under: Moslem Colonists

#1  Held? For how long this time??
Posted by: AlanC || 09/26/2017 7:47 Comments || Top||

#2  Parsons Green bombing: Three men released without charge
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/26/2017 14:17 Comments || Top||

#3  Oh, poor Metropolitan Police
Who capture Mohammedan geese!
If ever they fish you,
Please assist them with their inquiries. give them a tissue
To practice their catch and release.
Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220 || 09/26/2017 21:11 Comments || Top||

#4  "Unfair to the brave British police
Who'd rather be men than meek meese!
The best left in Britain,
We're Bolshevik-ridden
To keep the Religion of Peace."
Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220 || 09/26/2017 21:24 Comments || Top||

N.Korean top official arrives in Russia
A top North Korean official in charge of US affairs has arrived in Russia for diplomatic talks.

Choe Son Hui, director-general of the foreign ministry's North American affairs bureau, landed at an airport in Vladivostok, in Russia's Far East, on Monday.

Her itinerary and the purpose of the trip have not been announced. But diplomatic sources say she is expected to meet a Russian senior official to discuss the situation in the Korean Peninsula.

Choe exchanged views on the issue with the Russian ambassador in Pyongyang last Monday. North Korea's state-run media also reported last week that the ambassador and embassy officials visited Mount Paektu, which is regarded as sacred in the North.

The Russian government is critical of North Korea's nuclear and missile development, but also insists that dialogue is important in solving the issue.

North Korea is apparently trying to approach Russia as the administration of US President Donald Trump is ratcheting up pressure on the North.

Posted by: Anomalous Sources || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [262 views] Top|| File under: Commies

‘North African Background' Belgian Police Officer Caught Leaking Info To Jihadists
[Breitbart] A Brussels police officer has been arrested after authorities caught him handing over information to a terror cell who were under criminal investigation.

Officer Momo E.S., who comes from a North African background, had been under investigation by authorities for weeks before his arrest. Police say that he used the social messaging service WhatsApp to give the terror cell details on what was going on with the police investigation into their group’s activities De Tijd reports.

The committee investigating Mr E.S. say that they are currently working on finding out just how many messages he sent to the terror cell and what specific information has passed on to them.

It is said that he would have had access to information indicating when potential raids on suspects would have occurred and may have passed on the information to allow the suspects to evade capture.

The officer will be charged for violation of professional secrecy and corruption but so far prosecutors have not brought up any terrorism-related charges.
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [405 views] Top|| File under: Moslem Colonists

#1  Diversity and Integration strike again.
Posted by: Skidmark || 09/26/2017 1:49 Comments || Top||

#2  He could always join the Minneapolis P.D.
Posted by: Pappy || 09/26/2017 15:57 Comments || Top||

#3  "I join Minneapolis police?"
"Well, Momo, your record is flawless...
Okay, you're a po-po!
One very small no-no --
Be maybe a little less lawless."
Posted by: Zenobia Floger6220 || 09/26/2017 22:03 Comments || Top||

Four 'terrorists' killed during operations in Balochistan
[DAWN] Four suspected bully boyz were killed on Monday during operations conducted by the Frontier Corps
...a provincial paramilitary force. Total manpower is about 80,000. They are tasked to help local law enforcement in the maintenance of law and order, and to carry out border patrol and a..the Antwerp-based Salafist organization that had campaigned to introduce Sharia law to Belgium before single-handedly making Belgium the highest per capita supplier of jihadis to Syria in Europe. There was a big trial in Antwerp in 2015, but most of those convicted were in absentia...nti-smuggling operations....
...the Pak province bordering Kandahar and Uruzgun provinces in Afghanistan and Sistan Baluchistan in Iran. Its native Baloch propulation is being displaced by Pashtuns and Punjabis and they aren't happy about it...
in various parts of the province, a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.

According to the ISPR statement, four "wanted terrorists" belonging to the outlawed Baloch Republican Army (BRA) and the United Baloch Army (UBA) were killed during the operations, while 24 others were apprehended.

Among those killed were Thango and Keleri of the BRA, the ISPR said. According to the statement, they were involved in the abduction of civilians and responsible for attacks on law enforcement personnel.

The two other suspected bully boyz killed were identified as Muhammad Khan and Jalal Deen ─ both members of the UBA. According to the ISPR, they were involved in bombing railway lines, the planting of improvised bombs and destroying power lines.

Among the 24 suspects apprehended by the FC personnel was Samiullah, a resident of Dera Murad Jamali who, the ISPR statement said, was a jacket wallah linked to the banned outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi
... a 'more violent' offshoot of Sipah-e-Sahaba Pakistain. LeJ's purpose in life is to murder anyone who's not of utmost religious purity, starting with Shiites but including Brelvis, Ahmadis, Christians, Jews, Buddhists, Rosicrucians, and just about anyone else you can think of. They are currently a wholly-owned subsidiary of al-Qaeda ...

During the operations, FC personnel seized large machine guns, small machine guns, rifles, pistols, IEDs, rockets, mortar shells and hand grenades, the ISPR said.

According to the ISPR statement, 16 kilogrammes of explosives and 15,032 rounds of mixed calibre ammunition were also seized in the operation.

The raids in Balochistan were carried out as part of Operation Raddul Fasaad, which the army had launched in February in the aftermath of a fresh resurgence in terror attacks in Pakistain.

Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [243 views] Top|| File under: Lashkar e-Jhangvi

Army foils attack on Kalgai camp; kills 1 more militant
[Daily Excelsior] Army today said that they foiled a major attack on Army’s Kalgai camp near the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri area of Baramulla district and recovered body of another holy warrior , taking the number of holy warriors killed in the operation to four.

Deputy Commander of 12-Brigade of Army based in Uri town, Colonel Harpreet Singh, told a news conference that holy warriors were well equipped and intended to carry out a major attack on Army’s Kalgai camp in Uri.

"These Death Eaters had infiltrated well equipped with explosives and intended to carry out a major attack on the army camp at Kalgai. The alertness and resilience of Army troops who engaged and neutralized the Death Eaters resulted in foiling another devastating terror strike in Uri sector", said Col Singh.

The Army officer said that they were trying to carry out last year’s Uri Brigade Headquarter type of attack. "Absolutely the way they have attacked and the warlike stores including IEDs suggested that they were likely to carry out the attack of the same magnitude", he said.

Army today said that they recovered body of another holy warrior from Kalgai area of Uri taking the number of holy warriors killed in the operation to four. The operation was launched yesterday and it was resumed this morning following reports that more holy warriors were hiding in the area.

Col Singh said that the search operation is still underway and we planned to clear the whole sector. He said operation is still underway and "we are trying, to sanitize the whole area. We had inputs especially regarding these four".

While giving details of the operation Col Singh said: "specific information was received by the Army from the sources about the presence of suspected terrorist in the adjoining areas of Kalgai camp. Late in the night of 23 September army established a cordon in the area by midnight and intercepted the Death Eaters while they were moving.

After an exchange of fire the terrorist took shelter in inhabited house wherein civilians were also present and they took the residents as the hostages. The civilians were rescued and taken out safely in a deliberate operation. After the daylong fire fight, four likely foreign Death Eaters were eliminated and a lot of warlike stores was recovered from them including IEDs".

The Army officer said: "While one terrorist was killed in the early morning, the remaining three kept the troops engaged by moving from one house to another taking the advantage of thick foliage and maze fields there. The houses were cleared by the Army in a deliberate operation during which the remaining three Death Eaters were also eliminated. The local mosque in the close vicinity was cleared by the police keeping the sensitivities in mind".
Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [226 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran Proxies

Iraqi forces mass for new operation in Anbar

Anbar (IraqiNews.com) Iraqi forces are clearing the road to a second Islamic State haven in western Anbar preparing for a military offensive to recapture it, a local official was quoted saying.

Rageh al-Eissawi, a member of Anbar province council’s security commission, said in a statement that security forces launched wide-scale combing operations at roads leading to the town of Rawa preparing for an invasion against Islamic State militants.

He said the operations coincided with intensive air raids on the area by Iraqi warplanes.

Bomb squads are also clearing roadside bombs planted by the militants at those areas, Eissawi added.

Iraqi army forces on Thursday completely took over the town of Annah, just two days after operations launched to free western Anbar from IS.
Posted by: badanov || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [232 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

2 bombing attacks in Baghdad province leave 2 dead

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Eight persons were killed and injured as two bomb blasts exploded in south and east of Baghdad, a security source said.

“A bomb exploded near stores in Kasret Waatash in east of Baghdad, leaving a person killed and five others wounded,” the source told Baghdad Today on Monday.

Moreover, “a bomb targeted police patrol in Arab Jabour region, south of Baghdad, leaving two persons injured,” the source added.
Posted by: badanov || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [244 views] Top|| File under:

Iraqi militia drives back ISIS attack in Hamdaniya
Hamdaniyah (IraqiNews.com) The pro-government paramilitary troops have foiled an attack by Islamic State militants on the borders between Iraq and Syria.

A statement by the media service of al-Hashd al-Shaabi (Popular Mobilization Forces) said on Monday that “the first brigade troops repulsed a wide-scale attack by IS militants on the Iraqi-Syrian borders in al-Muthalath region, which links the borders to Hamdaniya.”

“Militants who were on board of a vehicle were killed,” it added.

The Shia-led PMFs were formed in 2014 as per an edict by Iraq’s top Shia clergy to combat the militant group.

IS has increasingly targeted security forces and civilians across Iraq over the past months coinciding with operations by the U.S.-backed Iraqi government forces which sought to retake areas occupied by the group since 2014.

Launched last week, an operation managed to take over al-Zab river region, the northern part of Makhoul mountains and several villages west of Tigris River. Joint Operations Command announced on Sunday completing the first phase of operations to recapture Hawija, the group’s holdout in southwestern Kirkuk.

The government hopes to eradicate a self-styled “Islamic Caliphate” IS declared from Mosul after it had taken over large areas of the country and of neighboring Syria.
Posted by: badanov || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [204 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

Iran closes border with Iraqi Kurdistan, Iraq army starts major maneuvers with Turkish army
[DAWN] Iran has shut its border with Iraqi Kurdistan in response to its independence referendum, the foreign ministry said on Monday.

"At the request of the Iraqi government, we have closed our land and air borders" with Iraqi Kurdistan, foreign ministry front man Bahram Ghasemi said at a presser.

The referendum is "illegal and illegitimate," he added.

Iran had already announced on Sunday that it was stopping all flights to and from Iraqi Kurdistan in response to the vote.

President Hassan Rouhani spoke overnight with Iraqi Prime Minister Haidar al-Abadi, saying: "The Islamic republic of Iran fully supports the central government of Iraq."

Iraq army starts major maneuvers with Turkish army at the border

[Ynet] The Iraqi army started "major maneuvers" with the Turkish army at the border, the Iraqi defense ministry said on Monday.

The two countries are coordinating measures against the autonomous Kurdish region of northern Iraq in retaliation for a non-binding independence referendum organized there on Monday.
Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [291 views] Top|| File under: Govt of Iran

#1  All of them a lot more eager to fight then they were against ISIS.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/26/2017 14:17 Comments || Top||

Three Israelis murdered in terror attack outside Jerusalem
Three Israelis were murdered Tuesday morning in a suspected terror attack in the town of Har Adar outside Jerusalem. Another Israeli was badly wounded.

According to the Border Police, the Palestinian assailant approached the town's gate posing as a laborer. When the people manning the gate grew suspicious of him, he pulled out his weapon and opened fire.

After an exchange of gunfire, the assailant was shot dead, but not before fatally injuring three people and severely wounding one more.

Israel's Channel 10 news identified the attacker as 37-year-old Namer Mahmoud Ahmed Jabbar, a father of four from the Palestinian village of Beit Surik. The man is said to have a valid work permit allowing him to enter Israel.
The whole word condemns the Burmese for treating Muslims as dangerous animals.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 09/26/2017 01:38 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [245 views] Top|| File under:

Southeast Asia
Mass grave of Hindus found, claims Myanmar army
[DAWN] Myanmar’s army said on Sunday it had discovered a mass grave containing the bodies of 28 Hindus, including women and kiddies, in Rakhine state, blaming the killings on Moslem Rohingya bully boys.

Thousands of Hindus have fled villages where they once lived alongside Moslems, alleging that they were targeted by bandidos forces of Evil whose Aug 25 raids plunged Rakhine into communal violence.

The announcement could not be independently verified in an region where access has been tightly controlled by Myanmar’s army.

"Security members found and dug up 28 dead bodies of Hindus who were cruelly and violently killed by ARSA hard boy Bengali murderous Moslems in Rakhine State," a statement posted on the army chief’s website said. The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army (ARSA) is the group whose attacks on police posts triggered an army backlash so brutal that the UN believes it amounts to ethnic cleansing of the Moslem minority.

More than 430,000 Rohingya have fled the region to Bangladesh in under a month. Around 30,000 Hindus and Buddhists based in the area have also been displaced by the violence. Both communities have told AFP they were terrorised by Rohingya bully boys.

The army said that security officers found a total of 20 dead women and eight men in two graves, including six boys under the age of ten. A strong smell led security officers to the burial site outside of Ye Baw Kya village, the army said.

Unverifiable photos published by the government’s Information Committee showed corpses laid out in rows on grass near two mud pits where they were found.

Myanmar government front man Zaw Htay confirmed the grim discovery to AFP, as did a police brass hat in Rakhine who requested anonymity. The village where the bodies were found, Ye Baw Kya, lies near a cluster of Hindu and Moslem communities in northern Rakhine called Kha Maung Seik.

Last week Hindus from the area told AFP that bandidos forces of Evil swept into their villages on Aug 25 with sticks and knives, attacking people who stood in their way, killing many and taking others into the forest. Hindu women are believed to have been kidnapped by the bully boys.

The grim discovery of the graves will further fuel already white-hot hatred between ethnic groups in Myanmar.

Posted by: Fred || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [328 views] Top|| File under: Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army

#1  When Buddhists and Hindus get angry you KNOW the Moslem population was at it again.
Posted by: Sock Puppet of Doom || 09/26/2017 10:12 Comments || Top||

Syrian troops wrest control of 4 villages from ISIS in Homs
Homs (Syrian News) The Syrian army forces and allied militias, on Monday, recaptured four villages, after heavy clashes with the Islamic State militants, in the eastern countryside of Homs.

Qasioun News reported that the Syrian army carried out military operations against the Islamic State group, and recaptured five kilometers square in four villages near the area of Jib al-Jarrah, east of Homs.

Meanwhile, Russian warplanes launched dozens of air strikes on the Islamic State-held villages and towns in Hama.

It is noteworthy that the Syrian army, backed by Russian air forces, to tighten the siege on the Islamic State-held areas, in the countryside of Hama.
Posted by: badanov || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [212 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

Syrian rebel groups attacks ISIS position in Deir Ezzor
Deir Ezzor (Syria News) The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), on Monday, launched an attack on the headquarters of the Islamic State group, northeast of Deir Ezzor.

Qasioun News reported that The Syrian Democratic Forces militia launched an attack on the headquarters of the Islamic State group, near al-Soor City, northeast of Deir Ezzor.

Clashes broke out between the Syrian Democratic Forces and the Islamic State militants; meanwhile, the international coalition warplanes bombarded the headquarters of the Islamic State group in the villages of Hassan Gomaa and Garya, which are located on the banks of Khabour River.

The attack was launched after the SDF seized the industrial City, north of Deir Ezzor, then moved towards the northeast areas, after seizing Koniko oil field.

It is noteworthy that the Islamic State lost large areas in the countryside of Deir Ezzor, while the Russian Ministry of Defense posted photos showing coordination between the U.S. troops and the Islamic State militants in the area.
Posted by: badanov || 09/26/2017 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [224 views] Top|| File under: Islamic State

Syrian regulars launch operation in Rif Dimashq
Rif Dimashq (Syria News) Syrian army, backed by the 4th brigade, carried out two military operations, on Monday, on the outskirts of Eastern Ghouta area, in Rif Dimashq Province.

A source told Qasioun News informed that the Syrian army, backed by the 4th brigade, carried out two military operations on the outskirts of Eastern Ghouta area from Ain Tarma towns and Hosh Dawahra area in Rif Dimashq Province. However, Syrian rebels managed to foil the attacks and shelled several villages and towns in Eastern Ghouta.

Meanwhile, Syrian army troops bombed the villages and towns of Douma, Arbin, Kafrbatna, Madira, Nashabya, Beit Lahm, Jasrin, Hamorya, Hazze, Raihan and Shayfonya.

Furthermore, dozens of rockets fell on the residential neighborhoods in Ain Tarma, causing only material damage to the property.

It is noteworthy that the Syrian army failed in the past few months to achieve any progress in Eastern Ghouta area, while deployed troops in the area.
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Russian warbirds hit Syrian rebel positions in Idlib
Idlib (Syria News) More than thirty members of Sham Legion were either killed or wounded in a Russian air strike on their headquarters in Tal Mardikh area, in the eastern countryside of Idlib.

Enab Baladi News reported that the Russian warplanes bombarded the headquarters of Sham Legion, killing more than ten members of the legion and wounding 30 others.

The Russian warplanes also carried out over ten air strike on a cave where the legion members took cover during the aerial shelling, killing all the members, while Civil Defense teams are still trying search for more casualties.

It is noteworthy that the Russian and Syrian Air Forces have escalated their air strikes on cities and towns of the southern countryside of Idlib and northern countryside of Hama, in the last few days.
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The Beatings Will Continue: Iraqi Edition

ISIS holds 65K civilians in Anbar
That's a lotta recruits

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) Islamic State militants are holding 65000 civilians inside their last two remaining havens in western Anbar, a human rights monitor said as military operations managed to reclaim a third bastion.

Those are trapped inside the cities of al-Qaim and Rawa, and are prevented from leaving by mobile militant patrols, according to the Iraqi Observatory for Human Rights. It predicted thousands of civilians to flee to Baghdad and security-held areas in Anbar, voicing fears that the militants were possibly going to use the civilians as hina shields.

Iraqi army forces on Thursday completely took over the town of Annah, just two days after operations launched to free western Anbar from IS.
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