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CONFIRMED: Syria Arab Army is now active east of the Euphrates

CONFIRMED: Syria Arab Army is now active east of the Euphrates

In a move that was immediately symbolic, but in the very short term also militarily important, the Syrian Arab Army has formally crossed the River Euphrates and is now active on the river’s east bank.

For three years and in some areas, even more, much of Syria east of the Euphrates was occupied either by ISIS and other jihadist groups or in other cases by Kurdish proxies of the United States. This brings Syria one step closer to the Syrian goal of liberating “every inch of Syria” but it also re-affirms that the major conflict to come will not be between Syria and ISIS, but between Syria and the Kurdish led SDF proxy militia.

ISIS has already been largely beaten in Deir ez-Zor, their last major stronghold in the country. While further battles are indeed ahead for the Syrian Arab Army in this respect, the question of a final ISIS defeat in Deir ez-Zor is now a question of ‘when’ and not ‘if’. Furthermore, the consensus answer is that the defeat will come incredibly soon.

Syria has already re-stated an obvious legal point that the SDF is a renegade enemy element operating on legal Syrian territory and will be treated as such.

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While Russia is attempting to use its diplomatic tact to keep both sides separated as much as possible, Russia respects the fact that it has a limited mandate in this respect. If Russian troops were to go against the wishes of Syria in acting as a kind of policeman among armies in the country, it would also be violating Syria’s sovereignty. Russia will of course not do this as Russia fully respects Syria’s sovereignty, above holding a desire to avoid further conflict whenever possible.

For Syria, the next move is simple: continuing to liberate further parts of Deir ez-Zor before concentrating the next big military push against the next target for liberation. Russia accepts this, within days or at the most, weeks, the world will see how the US responds.

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Daisy Adler
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Daisy Adler

Russian air force targets ISIS on the Euphrates river banks in Deir ez-Zor:

Putin's baby
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Putin's baby

Excellent, destroying your jews proxies…

Franz Kafka
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Franz Kafka

Good shooting. Made my day. Quarantine the USA!

Daisy Adler
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Daisy Adler

Breaking News: “The Syrian army has secured the Deir ez-Zor airfield perimeter, pushing ISIS terrorists over 10 kilometers (6.2 miles) away, so the airfield is now ready to receive aircraft and prepare them for departure.”
Two transport aircraft loaded with ammunition and necessities for the Syrian army had landed on the liberated airfield.

Putin's baby
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Putin's baby

Must be crying then, jew.

Have a cigar!
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Have a cigar!

Hateful little man, you are so confused. It must be hurting badly.
You better watch out very carefully, not all the Jewish people are zionists, not all the Muslim people are terrorists.

Franz Kafka
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Franz Kafka

But you imply that they are all violent. ‘Watch out?’ Really!?

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Have a cigar!

You are so ignorant you’re not even aware of the fact that Kafka was a Jew too.

Franz Kafka
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Franz Kafka

A Jew and an overrated, Franzly bad, writer. I mean extending an obvious insect metaphor ad nauseum and ad infinitum is a cheap sidewalk busker’s trick.
So get stuffed

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Have a cigar!

An “overrated bad writer” was inspiring other writers such as Albert Camus, Gabriel Garcia Marces, Jorje Luis Borjes, Jean Paules Sartre, Jose Saramago etc.
A term “Kafkian Atmosphere” is used in the Theory of Literature to describe surreal situations in Kafka’s works.
So you, poor little anonymous, a cheap sidewalk busker’s impersonation, says Kafka was a bad writer.
You’re already stuffed, no cure for you.

Franz Kafka
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Franz Kafka

Sure… if you say so. But they are mostly fellow tribespersons and ‘C’ list.
IN the nineteenth centuries they would have not even qualified as ‘writers’.
Perhaps you meant ‘graphomanes’?

seby
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seby

They just have to watch out for the “Kurdish Air Force” like a year ago in the same place, when the same, but then called “isil air force” attacked despite warnings from Russia. Maybe more than warnings this time needed.
http://21stcenturywire.com/2016/09/24/revealed-russia-contacted-us-twice-to-stop-coalitions-massacre-of-syrian-govt-troops/

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