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Turkey   Africa and the Middle East

Started 3/13/20 by Jenifer (Zarknorph); 10637 views.
bml00

From: bml00

2/15/21

It appears that the Turkish army messed up and in effort to pass the buck blamed the PKK 

https://www.jpost.com/middle-east/turkey-botches-raid-blames-terrorists-attacks-domestic-critics-659008

Slighty off topic the Israeli security services have just busted a Turkish operation to supply illicit funds to Hamas , last month they interecepted $4 million in cash from Iran for weapon development 

BM

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From: Jenifer (Zarknorph)

2/16/21

bml00 said:

...the Turks have the far more superior military but are unable to bring their power to bear on a group who know their terrain like the back of their hand...

Sounds like Vietnam.

bml00

From: bml00

2/16/21

Fighting in the desert is far more deadly than in the jungle 

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From: Jenifer (Zarknorph)

2/16/21

Agree in general, but you don't need to spray agent orange all over the desert to prevent the enemy from hiding.

bml00

From: bml00

2/16/21

Desert fighting is the most deadly , in the jungle you can hide , in Costa Rica I saw the extent of knowledge the British and the Americans had of Jungle fighting they were invisible 

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From: Jenifer (Zarknorph)

Apr-25

adwil

From: adwil

Apr-25

Jenifer (Zarknorph) said:

On its 106th anniversary, US President Joe Biden recognises the Armenian genocide, a historic declaration that triggers fierce rebuttals Turkey and potentially further damage ties between the NATO allies.

Good for him. Sadly my Gov has never done so. (And that's a criticism of both Labour and Tory Govs.)

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bml00

From: bml00

Aug-2

it is in the high 30's in Israel and set to increase over the next few days , it is very hot in the region

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