Wednesday July 26, 2017

Warplanes and Thousands of Iranian Militias Will Be Based on This Site.

Iran has begun building a permanent base on Syrian soil, according to Syrian opposition TV “Orient” on July 16th.

Iran has also leased a military airbase in central Syria from the Assad regime, according to informed sources.

Iran's Involvement and Motives in Syria

Iran has been involved in the Syria civil war since it started. Its militias have backed and propped up Syrian dictator Bashar al Assad to no end and at the minute their combined forces are subduing towns and cities from Eastern Aleppo to southern ar-Raqqah. Russian battleships in the Mediterranean, as well as jets, are working to subjugate them with shells. 

The brave Syrian opposition is battling away through tough circumstances even after it was assailed by Iran and its foreign militias. The opposition has been unable to receive much needed aid and supplies because the Jordanian and Turkish passages have remained closed.

Iran’s IRGC Recruits Afghan Refugees as “Cannon Fodder”

On the front lines of Syria’s six-year war are thousands of Afghan Shi’a sent by Iran to fight against armed rebels. Some of them are poorly trained, made up of mainly Afghan migrants and refugees known as the Fatemiyoun Division. Observers say that they have suffered a high rate of attrition, and coffins of fallen soldiers are paraded and buried in Iranian cities almost every week.

Iran Resorts to Desperate Measures with Recent Missile Launches

Iran’s medium-range missile strikes, alleged to be the official response to the June 7th twin attacks that the regime claims were staged by ISIS in Tehran, have been in the news recently.  However, some say that Iran may be showcasing its ability to take on ISIS as well as sending a message to its adversaries, especially Washington, or that it might be an attempt to maintain a show of force against increasing domestic and foreign crises.

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