Post tagged with Syria
February 06th, 201211:01 PM ETThe slaughter continues. Over the weekend, Syria's army unleashed a massacre on Homs, killing 350 and wounding 1,300. Nearly a year ago, protestors began to call for change in Syria. President Bashar al-Assad responded by sending his forces to put down these protests by shooting into crowds and by imprisoning and torturing survivors. However, his ...
January 25th, 201211:02 PM ETThe Putin-led government signed a $550 million contract with Syria in December to provide 36 Yak-130 Mitten combat trainers to the Syrian government, which can serve as a heavily-armed ground attack and counterinsurgency aircraft. It is estimated that Russia has $5 billion in potential arms exports to Syria in the works, with this latest project ai...
November 29th, 201111:06 PM ETDo Psalm 83 and Isaiah 17 predict an impending invasion of Israel? Based on what appears to be the majority opinion in current teaching on Bible prophecy, the answer is yes. However, based on the contextual clues in these extended passages, the answer is no. In fact, the two are not even describing the same event. Psalm 83 refers to an invasion of...
August 26th, 201110:31 AM ETThe exciting, fast-shifting Middle East is something to behold; for the Middle East can take a sudden turn overnight. Note the fall of Libya, the imminent fall of Bashar al-Assad in Syria, and the attacks upon Israel within the past two weeks as just very recent examples. But also note the apparent insanity of it all. First of all, an insane dicta...
August 23rd, 201107:03 PM ETOn Thursday, eight Israelis were killed and thirty wounded in a well-planned terror attack in southern Israel. It was a complex military strike included mortars that included missiles, explosive devices, small arms, and explosive vests. Though this offensive occurred under the authority of Hamas, there is some evidence that the perpetrators may be ...
August 18th, 201109:51 PM ETWill Syria, Iraq, Iran, and Hizbullah eliminate Israel? That is the threat of a Hizbullah general who declared that if Iraq falls to Iran (as U.S. troops leave), Iran will use it as a bridge to galvanize Syria. Then Iran, Syria, Iraq, and Hizbullah will wipe out Israel. Things appear to be headed in that direction; however, God has a very different...
July 12th, 201109:50 PM ETUp until recently, the future of the Syrian government seemed to depend on whether a handful of generals were willing to kill fellow Syrians to preserve Assad's regime. To date, it is estimated that 1,500 peaceful protestors have been murdered, and many more have been beaten and imprisoned. This past Friday, while more than a half million protesto...
June 21st, 201107:08 PM ETThe Fall of the Syrian Regime The Syrian regime will fall, so says a Western diplomat to Syria, according to a June 16 Reuters article. Another Syrian-based diplomat states that the protest movement is broad-based and growing; in fact, according to the Jerusalem Post, they are widespread. The Syrian government is losing control and is running out...
June 07th, 201106:32 PM ETSyrian security forces killed at least 70 protestors Friday, and the death toll could reach 100, in one of the bloodiest days since the start of an eleven-week revolt against the authoritarian rule of President Bashar al-Assad. But the Syrian regime's brutality has not slowed the protests. In fact, tens of thousands of protesters took to the street...
May 08th, 201106:53 PM ETThere appears to be a significant "death" theme surfacing in the Middle East. First, there was the beginning of the deaths of Middle East regimes. There was Tunisia; then there was Egypt. Both of these regimes died, but we are not yet sure what will replace them. Tunisia is struggling to become democratic, while the young dissidents who propelled t...
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