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Pro-Iranian and pro-Russian forces clash in Syria


Now, it seems, Russia and Syria are showing the depths of their alliance.  Or not.  Russia is making an effort to exert absolute dominance over Syria, and Iran is in the way.  Get out your popcorn, this is going to be interesting. It will also prove informative to any potential Russian allies. Russia will screw… Continue reading Pro-Iranian and pro-Russian forces clash in Syria

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Russia / Iran / Syria / Iraq / OEF Ad Hoc Update (13)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. A HUGE leap forward for Israel Israel openly admitted attacking Iranians in Syria following an Iranian missile strike from Syria. Israel responded and spanked Iran. They blew up a bunch of Iranian military and intelligence sites in Syria.  Munition storage sites  Military site located in the Damascus International Airport … Continue reading Russia / Iran / Syria / Iraq / OEF Ad Hoc Update (13)

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Russia Officially Declares Almost 70,000 Military Served In Syria


Russia officially declared that almost 20,000 soldiers and sailors served at any one time in Syria.  Those numbers are far greater than the Russian Ministry of Defense ever implied.  Notice, however, the lack of official numbers for those killed with the Russian ranks, nor the amount of Russian equipment lost. </end editorial> 01/03/2019 11:09 Category: Power Disclosed… Continue reading Russia Officially Declares Almost 70,000 Military Served In Syria

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (192)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Piontkovsky suggests there is enough evidence to conclude that the Chekist regime believes it could win a nuclear war against the West, although this alleged delusion may equally so be yet another play at the  “madman strategy”.  Russia has a new propaganda play, blameshifting the death of Magnitsky to… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (192)

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (191)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> The leading Russia theme is the jamming of GPS in Scandinavia during the Trident Juncture EX. Russian propaganda appears to be spread thinly and incoherent. State looks at further Salisbury sanctions, the Russians complain. INF update. Eidman maps out the 17 Key Features of Putinism. Step argues… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (191)

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (190)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Russian propaganda machine has been unusually subdued. Norway now reporting GPS jamming. Sanctions debate continues. Energy Sec Perry states some important ground truths in Hungary. NYT does 3 part video doco of the evolution of Soviet “active measures” technique to contemporary Russian practice. ISIS blowback in Central… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (190)

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (188)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Propaganda machine activity remains subdued. Reports Russia jammed GPS during NATO Trident Juncture EX. Avangard MaRV reverberates in media. PD-50 dock believed unrecoverable, V-MF now lacks refit facilities for larger warships. More Su-57 propaganda. Excellent historical backgrounder on the evolution of Soviet/Russian propaganda by Smagliy – digital… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (188)