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Assad’s grandfather predicted sectarian violence in Syria and praised the Jews

This post by Elder of Ziyon led me to this article from a year ago by the Middle East expert Prof. Mordechai Kedar in the Jewish Press (h/t DavidinPT).  I will let Kedar’s words, and Assad Sr.’s, speak for themselves: … Continue reading

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Syria could be Iran’s Stalingrad

The news coming out of Syria seems to be getting worse every day. Not only has the number of victims slaughtered on both sides reached over 93,000 – but now there are reports that 4,000 Iranian Revolutionary Guards troops will … Continue reading

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Hezbollah’s spreading influence as a proxy for Iran

The fighting in Syria has not only approached Israel’s borders, but equally as important, is embroiling Lebanon via Hezbollah, who have been involving themselves in the fighting in Syria, to the extent of conducting ground offences there. (h/t Legal Insurrection): … Continue reading

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