October 22nd, 2012 12:03 pm    Comments Off on FIRST POST – OCTOBER 22, 2012 – TODAY’S MISCELLANEOUS ARTICLES

FIRST POST – OCTOBER 22, 2012 – TODAY’S MISCELLANEOUS ARTICLES

FIRST POST – OCTOBER 22, 2012 – TODAY’S MISCELLANEOUS ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE WORLDHere’s two for all those who treasure the American relationship to “secular and democracy loving Turkey”: http://news.yahoo.com/watchdog-says-76-journalists-imprisoned-turkey-110111886.html http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-20026491# (Note: SyrPer is blocked in Turkey. Aslan and Garabed can only read it in Cyprus) Here’s the King doing exactly what he must to avoid…

October 16th, 2012 01:03 pm    1 comment

FIRST POST – OCTOBER 16, 2012 – ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE WORLD

FIRST POST – OCTOBER 16, 2012 – ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE WORLD This one has some truth and some falsehoods.  The falsehoods are inevitably from the people styled as “experts”.  These are the same who get governments into some steamy blunders:   http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/jihadists-rise-in-arab-world-threatens-regions-stability-8212800.html China weighs in on the new EU sanctions against Iran with a hint…

October 11th, 2012 12:42 pm    Comments Off on FIRST POST – OCTOBER 11, 2012 – ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE OBJECTIVE WORLD

FIRST POST – OCTOBER 11, 2012 – ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE OBJECTIVE WORLD

FIRST POST – OCTOBER 11, 2012 – ARTICLES FROM AROUND THE OBJECTIVE JOURNALISTIC WORLD This is a must read for all SyrPer afficionados.  A Russian Spec.Ops. commander training Syrian soldiers talks about combat in Syria.  Great read:  Thanks to Anon who will forever be named:  Hieronymous. http://www.syrianews.cc/syrian-spetsnaz-interview-with-a-russian-military-veteran-in-syria/ Here’s one from John Esquire which makes excellent brunch…

December 22nd, 2011 01:25 pm    Comments Off on NEWS FLASHES FROM AROUND THE WORLD;

NEWS FLASHES FROM AROUND THE WORLD;

December 22, 2011 – Some “observers” from the Arab League have begun to arrive as a “forward team” to prepare the groundwork for the full complement of mostly CIA-approved monitors.  Syria is betting that after the monitors get a good look at the terrorists attacking civilian infrastructure in the country, they will report back positively about the…