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Fighting cuts off Damascus
airport, flights suspended

Reuters, by Oliver Holmes

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 11/29/2012 1:54:45 PM

Beirut - Syrian rebels battled forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad just outside Damascus on Thursday, restricting access to its international airport, and the Dubai-based Emirates airline and EgyptAir stopped flights to the Syrian capital. A rebel fighter who identified himself as Abu Omar, a member of the Jund Allah brigade, told Reuters that insurgents fired mortars at the airport´s runways and were blocking the road linking it with the capital. He said insurgents were not inside the airport but were able to block access to and from it. Another source in a Damascus rebel unit said mortars

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I did a quick search of "Jund Allah brigade" and discovered that they are a known terrorist organization out of Pakistan. So, the "freedom fighters" are looking to turn Syria into another Egypt [Muslim Brotherhood]?

With current revelations from Canada Free Press, this "insurrection" is making more sense. And both 0bama & Hillary have blood on their hands.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KTWO, 11/29/2012 2:24:54 PM     (No. 9039742)

IMO the regime will collapse very soon now.

Few nations support it. Its opponents have diverse motives ranging from a naive belief that a democracy will emerge to the groups wanting a pure Islamic state.

The Islamists will win. Only which faction remains in doubt.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 11/29/2012 2:39:05 PM     (No. 9039779)

I JUST heard on Fox that all internet service to/from Syria has been cut off. Damascus says it´s the rebels. Rebels say it´s the gov´t. Bottom line, Syria has gone info-dark...

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