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Thresher01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Sep 2018 6:07 a.m. PST

Looks like all is not well in Iran, on the anniversary of the Iran-Iraq War:


Apparently, some in the region are seeking to bring the conflict home to the Iranian military leadership, after tiring of being attacked by them and their proxies for so long.

The Iranian Revolutionary Guards seem to have been especially targeted by the assailants.

dwight shrute22 Sep 2018 8:59 a.m. PST

If links are proven to the house of Saud then its gonna get REALLY bloody …

Oberlindes Sol LIC22 Sep 2018 10:18 a.m. PST

Well, at least they attacked mostly soldiers, some or all of whom were probably armed.

The usual targets for these kinds of things seem to be civilians at prayer or out shopping.

Winston Smith22 Sep 2018 10:48 a.m. PST

ISIS claims responsibility.
Many victims were women and children.

Of course, USA is blamed too.

Personal logo David Manley Supporting Member of TMP22 Sep 2018 10:55 a.m. PST

"Of course, USA is blamed too."

Unsurprising given that the US is supporting the ISIS / AQ forces in Idlib.

14Bore22 Sep 2018 1:15 p.m. PST

When you rule with a iron fist long enough you will get some who get this.

mad monkey 122 Sep 2018 3:20 p.m. PST

"Unsurprising given that the US is supporting the ISIS / AQ forces in Idlib"

We are? I did not know. Do you have a link?

raylev322 Sep 2018 3:51 p.m. PST

Unsurprising given that the US is supporting the ISIS / AQ forces in Idlib.

Deleted by Moderator Or citing a Russian troll's site. Black propaganda at best.

Thresher01 Supporting Member of TMP22 Sep 2018 5:03 p.m. PST

AQ, not ISIS, though of course how does one really know, since they are sometimes allied with one another.

Major Mike22 Sep 2018 5:14 p.m. PST

Idlib has been defused at the moment with an agreement between Syria and Turkey. We shall see if Turkey can implement their part of the agreement to the satisfaction of Syria and Russia. To the South, there are issues with the Free Syrian Army (with elements of AQ) that are backed by the US and allies. But, the FSA should not count on US commitment. Any question on that should be checked with the Kurds.

Personal logo David Manley Supporting Member of TMP22 Sep 2018 7:41 p.m. PST

Mad Monkey and others, try this for starters…


Battle Phlox22 Sep 2018 8:56 p.m. PST

@ David Manley, the link you provided doesn't even mention the U.S., much less any links to ISIS or Al-Qaeda.

Cacique Caribe23 Sep 2018 8:50 a.m. PST

Battle Phlox

Well, I think Manley was replying to Winston, about his linked Yahoo article, which reads in part:

"The Islamic State (IS) group claimed responsibility for the rare assault in the southwestern city of Ahvaz, while Iranian officials blamed "a foreign regime" backed by the United States."


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