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NATO poised to invade syria – u.s. fleet on syrian coast, 10,000 troops ready to go

War is coming.
For the third time in as many decades the United States is massing soldiers and military assets on the border of a middle eastern country.

The USS Eisenhower, an American aircraft carrier that holds eight fighter bomber squadrons and 8,000 men, arrived at the Syrian coast yesterday in the midst of a heavy storm, indicating US preparation for a potential ground intervention.

While the Obama administration has not announced any sort of American-led military intervention in the war-torn country, the US is now ready to launch such action "within days... "

... If the US decides to intervene militarily in Syria, it now has at its disposal 10,000 fighting men, 17 warships, 70 fighter-bombers, 10 destroyers and frigates and a guided military cruises. Some of the vessels are also equipped with Aegis missile interceptors to shoot down any missiles Syria might have at hand...

NATO moved forward Thursday with its plan to place Patriot missiles and troops along Syria's border with Turkey to protect against potential attacks.

Assad's regime blasted the move as "psychological warfare," saying the new deployment would not deter it from seeking victory over rebels it views as terrorists.

Whether the threat is real or just another WMD psychological operation on the order of Iraq is very quickly becoming irrelevant.

In fact, we may be so close to another mid-eastern war that Syrian President Bashir Al-Assad is emphatically trying to find an exit:

In a regional tour conducted last week, Syrian Vice-Minister of the Exterior Faisal al-Miqdad delivered requests on behalf of al-Assad to Venezuelan, Cuban, and Ecuadorian authorities. The letters allegedly enquire into the possibility of asylum for al-Assad, his family, and a tightknit circle of advisors and collaborators.

Venezuelan authorities confirmed that President Hugo Chávez had received a letter from al-Assad before travelling to Cuba for continued cancer treatment.

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This Seems To Be Becoming Almost Monotonous 08.Dec.2012 07:46

blues

Remember the Giant Astroturf "China Out of Tibet" hornswoggle? The Fake Mass Media obviously had absolutely nothing better to do than convince American crusading dupes that they were about to "liberate" Tibet from China. Which would be exactly like Chinese peasant radicals liberating Colorado from the United States. Yeah right... It was merely a stupid distraction to get us to ignore the many unpleasant things that were about to happen to us. Same deal with the fake "liberation" of Syria. Oh sure, our half-trillion dollar F-18 fleets are going to sacrifice themselves to the Russian S-400 anti-aircraft missiles on the Turkish border, which are capable of destroying all types of aircraft, as well as ultra-stratospheric and ballistic missiles. And of course our troops on the ships surrounding Syria are about to traipse about in Syria with the many Russian commandos that are already there.

Given the gross stupidity of Hillary Clinton, it could possibly happen. But probably not. It's probably merely a new hornswoggle to distract us from further domestic unpleasantries they have in store.