September 5th, 2012 02:43 pm    11 comments

THIRD POST – SEPTEMBER 5, 2012 – CONCLUSION- SYRIA’S ARMY RESERVES

THIRD POST – SEPTEMBER 5, 2012 – CONCLUSION: SYRIA’S ARMY RESERVES This entire post, parts 1 through 3 for today, are a response to Anonymous’ inquiry into why Syria has not called up its 500,000-strong reserve forces.  NATO’s strategy is obvious.  Wear down Syria’s army with a prolonged insurgency that will trigger larger faults in the…

August 1st, 2012 07:44 pm    1 comment

RUSSIA WANTS ERDOGHAN OUT OF OFFICE BUT WON’T SAY SO;

SECOND POST – AUGUST 2, 2012 – RUSSIAN STRATEGY NOW IS TO UNSEAT ERDOGHAN. Let’s be candid.  If anyone is following the curious convergence of Russian battle cruisers, aircraft carriers and submarines with two Iranian battleships and one Chinese warship off the Syrian coast,  it’s the Turks.  The Turkish high command has access to, not…