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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby Plantagenet » Wed 26 Jul 2017, 11:51:29

M_B_S wrote:ISIS ... the most fundamentally despotic and godforsaken entity to ever establish itself on Syrian soil


Lets be fair now. ISIS really isn't much different then the prior Islamic Caliphates that ruled Syria for 1200 years, including the Ottoman Caliphate that existed into the 20th century.

The current non-Islamic regime in Syria has existed for a just a short blip of time, and was basically forced on Syria by colonial western powers in the early 20th century after the collapse of the Ottoman Caliphate. But prior to that Islamic Caliphates were the norm in Syria.

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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby dolanbaker » Wed 26 Jul 2017, 14:33:22

Maybe they were, but this ISIS one is an extreme implementation of such a system. In the same way that fascism is an extreme version of an autocratic government.
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby Plantagenet » Wed 26 Jul 2017, 15:37:25

dolanbaker wrote:Maybe they were, but this ISIS one is an extreme implementation of such a system. In the same way that fascism is an extreme version of an autocratic government.


ISIS isn't much different then prior Caliphates and in some ways is less horrible and less threatening then the old Caliphates because it was never very powerful.

Prior Caliphates commonly attempted to terrorize people just like ISIS-----the Ottoman Caliphate, for instance, used impalement as a punishment for captured enemy soldiers----something even ISIS didn't attempt. The Ottomans also used to cut off the noses and ears and lips of enemies and skin people alive--- things that are too horrible even for ISIS. And Ottomans were particularly famous for forcing their defeated enemies to build enormous "mountains of skulls" and huge towers of skulls with the decapitated heads of thousands of their leading citizens. In Hungary they cemented the skulls into a big wall---that still exists today, where its a tourist attraction. ISIS never carried out mass murders on this scale--- Imagine how terrifying it was for children to go to market each friday and see beloved old uncle Bob's head in the mountain of skulls, slowly decaying away over several years.

And speaking of children, the Ottoman caliphate forced subject people to give their own children to the Caliphate, where they were raised as mercenary soldiers known as Janissaries. Then, if anyone rebelled, the Caliph would send the Janissaries so people had to fight against their own kidnapped children.

Nope---ISIS isn't much different from prior Caliphates.

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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sat 05 Aug 2017, 03:18:18

Breaking: Syrian Army busts through militant front-lines in east Damascus
By Leith Fadel - 05/08/2017

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DAMASKUS TERRORISTS UNDER HEAVY SAA+RUS FIRE

The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) launched a powerful attack inside the suburbs of east Damascus this morning, targeting Faylaq Al-Rahman’s positions at the Sonbol Station in ‘Ayn Tarma.

Led by the 105th Brigade of the Republican Guard, the Syrian Arab Army managed to break-through Faylaq Al-Rahman’s front-lines at the Sonbol Station, resulting the latter’s subsequent retreat from the area.

Today’s attack by the Syrian Army’s 105th Brigade was carefully carried out, as they relied on heavy artillery and air support to break-though the enemy lines and capture the Sonbol Station inside ‘Ayn Tarma this morning....
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TENSIONS BETWEEN ISIS AND LOCAL TRIBES GROW AS GOVERNMENT FORCES APPROACHING DEIR EZZOR
ISIS has seized all the funds and property of Al-Zawad Tribe in the city of Al Bukamal and its countryside in the province of Deir Ezzor, according to local sources.

ISIS has also arrested 17 members of Al-Zawad Tribe and accused the tribe of killing a number of ISIS fighters in the desert of Al Bukamal.

Clashes reportedly erupted in the vicinity of the city two days ago during which the tribe’s members killed a number of ISIS fighters. The reason behind tensions is still unknown.
https://southfront.org/tensions-between ... eir-ezzor/
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby dissident » Sat 05 Aug 2017, 09:46:47

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The SAA now has the largest front with Daesh/ISIS in Syria and is doing most of the fighting with these terrorists. Some NATO propaganda sources are claiming that only the SDF is fighting Daesh.
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sun 06 Aug 2017, 02:21:01

SAA + RUS takes Sukhna from ISIS with full Force
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The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and the National Defense Forces (NDF) have allegedly liberated the strategic town of Sukhna from ISIS terrorists in the province of Homs....

https://southfront.org/syrian-army-repo ... ring-area/
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ISIS troops in critical survival modus now starting a do or die counter offensive on Deer Azor but its hopeless without air support in the desert.

RUS and SAA + USA airpower will kill all big ISIS movements instantly


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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Wed 09 Aug 2017, 06:43:27

All ISIS Terrorists are soon dead in Raqqa

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SDAF +USA is doing the needed job

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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Fri 11 Aug 2017, 14:11:06

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Syrian Army units that will lift Deir Ezzor siege
By Andrew Illingworth - 11/08/2017
The pictures show main battle tanks, infantry fighting vehicles and trucks full of well-equipped assault troops. These army forces represent the spearhead of the great eastern drive towards Deir Ezzor and the pride of the 5th Assault Corps.

https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/pi ... zor-seige/
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sun 13 Aug 2017, 06:49:33

ISIS pocket the size of Lebanon forming as Tiger Forces push to Sukhnah [VIDEO]
By Andrew Illingworth - 13/08/2017

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The Syrian Arab Army’s (SAA) elite Tiger Forces continue to push into northeastern Homs Governorate following a stunning paratrooper operation yesterday that caught ISIS militants in the region completely off-guard. The goal of the Tiger Forces on this front is to link up with troops of the 5th Assault Corps at the town of al-Sukhnah....

https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/is ... nah-video/
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Great Job SAA "Tiger" make a great "Kesselschlacht" to defeat ISIS once and for all in Syria !

https://southfront.org/details-appear-t ... es-photos/
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Mon 14 Aug 2017, 08:02:22

SAA + RUS a rolling over dead ISIS corps to full Victory in Syria
https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/br ... nce-raqqa/
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Led by the Tiger Forces, the Syrian Arab Army entered Al-Kom in the Homs Governorate, liberating more than half this area after overrunning the Islamic State’s front-lines this afternoon.

https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/br ... ral-syria/
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Mon 14 Aug 2017, 13:51:30

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G0oNOvlmJ3A
Syrian War Report – August 14, 2017: Govt-held Area In Syria Grown Significantly Over Two Months


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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby dissident » Mon 14 Aug 2017, 20:28:02

All the blathering in the fake stream media by the parade of liar pundits about how Assad was supporting Daesh/ISIS seems to have faded away. Facts on the ground put this propaganda drivel into the toilet it deserved.

Unfortunately, the insane delusion that there is a difference between Daesh and the rest of the jihadis, including the white helmet "aid worker" posers still persists.
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Tue 15 Aug 2017, 08:53:39

Thousands of IS Terrorists trapped soon in central Syria " Great Kesselschlacht is coming!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GVCXqznSsmw
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Great job by the RUS + SAA strategic war command.

With one Great "Kesselschlacht" eleminating 20-40% of all ISIS Terrorists in Syria

ISIS learn from history
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Ej-cOdxMoQ
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Wed 16 Aug 2017, 05:32:14

+++Big "Kesselschlacht" to anihilate thousands of ISIS Terrorists in central Syria have begun!+++

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At approximately 9:00 A.M. (Damascus Time) this morning, the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) kicked off their major assault to besiege the Islamic State (ISIL) forces inside central Syria.

Led by their Tiger Forces, the Syrian Arab Army and their allies stormed the mountains that are located just north of the strategic Taybah area, resulting in a series of intense firefights with the Islamic State terrorists in this region....
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SAA + RUS open fire on IS Terrorists

Yeah kill em all while only a dead Terrorist is a good Terrorist
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SDF REPELS ISIS ATTACK IN RAQQAH CITY, REPORTEDLY KILLS OVER 100 ISIS MEMBERS

The Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF), supported by the US-led coalition, have repelled a large-scale advance of ISIS near the Old Raqqah area in the city of Raqqah.

According to pro-Kurdish sources, ISIS attacked the SDF in the distrcits of ar-Rafiqa, al-Mahdi and in the nearby areas but failed to achieve any gains. The SDF allegedly killed over 100 ISIS members in these clashes. In turn, pro-ISIS sources claimed that about 80 ISIS members have been killed.
https://southfront.org/sdf-repels-isis- ... s-members/
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby dissident » Thu 17 Aug 2017, 17:35:15

The SAA has created a cauldron in eastern Hama:

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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby SeaGypsy » Fri 18 Aug 2017, 00:56:35

Could see that coming. Jihadis loss of face indescribable. Once gone, IS will continue to exist online & in enclaves around the world. But the failure of ISIL takes the shine off the lifestyle. Couldn't have wished any better for them.
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sat 19 Aug 2017, 02:31:25

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The Doomsday for IS Terrorists is coming be ready to die in thousands :twisted:

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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sat 19 Aug 2017, 05:53:53

Syrian Army tanks move on key ISIS-held Deir Ezzor town
By Andrew Illingworth - 19/08/2017

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https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/vi ... zzor-town/
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Brigadier General Suheil ‘The Tiger’ al-Hassan, Commander of the Syrian Arab Army Tiger Forces, has received an award weapon from Head of the Russian General Staff, Valery Gerasimov, at the Hmeymim air base.

The Tiger Forces commander has also received a grateful letter from Russian Defense Minister, Sergey Shoygu.

Al-Hassan commanded an air landing operation and the liberation of El-Kder and the nearby area earlier this week.

“For the successful offensive along the Euphrates river, for participation in the liberation of the strategically important settlement Sukhna, as well as for command of the landing and the liberation of El-Kder, the Russian Defense Minister, Army General Sergei Shoigu awards you for the courage,” the Russian Defense Ministry quoted Gerasimov in a statement.
On Friday, the Syrian Arab Army and its allies made large gains against ISIS terorirsts in the province of Homs and now are working to neutralize a large ISIS grouping in the area of Uqayrabat. This became possible due to the successful air landing operation in El-Kder and the liberation of Sukhna.

https://southfront.org/suheil-the-tiger ... aff-video/

A realy great "Tiger" commander in this war !
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A real Samurei!
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sat 19 Aug 2017, 10:53:52

ISIS Terrorists surrender to SAA+ RUS in 50s self declaring :
WE ARE FINISHED!



https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/vi ... -reporter/

The video emerges at a time when some pro-government sources are reporting that over fifty (50) ISIS militants in western Qalamoun have surrendered themselves to the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) amid an ongoing pro-government offensive against the terrorist group throughout the region....
VIDEO: “We’re finished” claims surrendered ISIS militant to Hezbollah reporter
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AKWXbgBc4g8
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Re: The Islamic State Thread

Unread postby M_B_S » Sat 19 Aug 2017, 15:15:48

Battle of Raqqa is heating up!
https://www.almasdarnews.com/article/bl ... -no-mercy/
Bloodiest day in the battle for Raqqa, US warplanes show no mercy
By Chris Tomson - 19/08/2017

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The violence in Raqqa city has reached new levels with over one hundred ISIS militants, Kurdish combattants and civilians alike killed on Saturday due to ongoing skirmishes, sniper fire, suicide bombings and nonstop airstrikes.

As the battle entered its 75th day, a Kurdish source embedded with the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) told Al-Masdar News that a total of 53 ISIS militants were killed in the provincial capital across the neighborhoods of Mansour, Rashid, Al-Barid, Rawda and Al-Diriyah.....
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GO for Victory SDF + USA
NO MERCY WITH TERRORISTS

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