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Fuck Qutb though... 

post #227 of 2692
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One idea is open revolt against the "Iran appeasement" doctrine in place now by the Obama administration where sanctions are relieved in exchange for halting or slowing nuclear developments.

This is supposedly also the reason an Argentinian prosecutor is traveling to Iran to interrogate re: embassy bombing in 84 -- although the official reason given is that Iran doesn't allow extradition of its citizens and Argentina doesn't have trial in absentia
www.buenosairesherald.com/article/164949/amia-20-years-demanding-justice-for-attack

ruffling feathers = potentially destabilizing fragile negotiations

Maybe, but given the large number of CIA officials confirming the story in the Post, it seems like the top levels of the Administration must have approved.

The revelation is occurring as Israel and Hezbollah are trying to patch things up after recent exchange of fire. Hard to believe its a coincidence but I can t really figure Obama's angle on this.
post #228 of 2692
looks like DAESH murdered the 2nd Japanese national. Somehow I feel like they aren't going to kill the Jordanian.
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looks like DAESH murdered the 2nd Japanese national. Somehow I feel like they aren't going to kill the Jordanian.


Jordan said they would execute all of their ISIS prisoners if they kill the pilot so maybe ISIS is thinking it's not so great of an idea. 

post #230 of 2692
looks like for once somebody could learn something from Jordan.
post #231 of 2692
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Big if true: Source tells me Shia militia commander Mohammadawi was arrested in connection w/ charges to incidents in Barwana, Diyala. #Iraq

 

Source: Mohammadawi was arrested by national security agents on charges of looting/destroying homes & mosques in Barwana, Diyala. #pt #Iraq

 

 

Meh. Massacre perpetrators still out there.


Edited by ethanm - 2/1/15 at 8:40am
post #232 of 2692
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King 'Abdullah is going to have his hands full. 

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Jordan said they would execute all of their ISIS prisoners if they kill the pilot so maybe ISIS is thinking it's not so great of an idea. 

http://www.newsweek.com/isis-execution-jordan-pilot-302659

Whelp. Here we go....
post #234 of 2692
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Reports on the Twitter is that they executed Goto and Moaz a month ago. The production on the Moaz video is insane. 

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They burned the pilot alive...
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They burned the pilot alive...


Whosoever torches, then we shall torch him also. 

post #237 of 2692
New chant outside the Diwan in Amman: "No Tahawi, no Zarqawi, we want to execute al-Rishawi"
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post #239 of 2692
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Reports on the Twitter is that they executed Goto and Moaz a month ago. The production on the Moaz video is insane. 

Some peeps I know who work in television reporting told me they can't get their new staff to use the same techniques, it requires some actual experience....
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They burned the pilot alive...

Jesus that is as horrific as it gets.
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