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#1 60 helicopters stationed at Taftanaz -- leaving behind around 20
I take that to mean 33% were non-flyers. Not too shabby for Soviet era (?) equipment in the middle of a war.
Posted by Shipman 2013-01-11 15:51||
#2 Update Syrian rebels: We're on our way to Assad
After seizing strategic airbase of Taftanaz, rebels turn to their main target: Presidential palace in Damascus. 'With Allah's help, we are headed in your direction Bashar,' websites affiliated with rebels state
Posted by tipper 2013-01-11 15:55||
#3 Syrian rebels: We're on our way to Assad
The air base is a few miles from the Turkish border and 200 miles from Damascus. It took them 2 years of fighting to take the air base. At this rate, they'll take Damascus some time in the next 10 years.
Posted by Zhang Fei 2013-01-11 23:16||