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Running out of time, and desperate to gather focus and forces to fast pivot east to confront a rapidly rising Chinese superpower, America is currently arranging for its exit from the Middle East in a way that militarily secures its allies and proxies there, especially that of Israel. Naturally, it has to pick a top dog from its kennel of allies to police the region in its absence, and pick one, indeed, it has.

Turkey.

Not Israel.

This explains the wanton and brazen geostrategic moves that Turkey has been making of late in Iraq, in Syria, in Lebanon, in Yemen, in Libya, in Algeria and even in Greece: all seemingly with America’s approval.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia, the Gulf nations and Israel have all been side-stepped for this lauded position and the crown has been handed over to Turkey. Turkey: the global capital of the Muslim Brotherhood.

Of course, this choice and policy have not been made officially public, but all indications clearly point in this direction and to this conclusion. Many will be surprised that Israel, the US’s number one ally was not chosen to continue in its role as the US’s attack dog in the Middle East, especially after many contiguous decades of holding this powerful position. Let us therefore look at why Turkey was chosen over Israel, and there we will find many a cynical reason.

First, after Wahabism/ISIS was defeated in Lebanon, in Iraq, in Syria, and to a large extent in Yemen, it has been downgraded as incompetent and therefore disposable, and the nation allies that provided the Wahabi fodder have therefore also been downgraded and elbowed right off the pick list. Egypt has been elbowed off too as Israel, AIPAC and the US’s Deep State have a deep distrust of Cairo and would never allow it to militarily dominate the Middle East because the vast majority of the Egyptian people remain aligned with Pan Arabism, despite the Egyptian government being pro ‘normalization’ with Israel.

And Israel? Well, here lies the great deception in outwardly picking Turkey. Israel in fact will very much remain a ‘shadow enforcer’ of the region that dictates its needs to DC, and DC will subsequently dictate Israel’s wishes to Ankara, and furthermore, Ankara will therefore be operating the frontlines to enable continuing Israeli theft of Arab land and resources. Simply, Israel is currently incapable of both policing and simultaneously thieving more Arab land, all due to the Axis of Resistance holding Tel Aviv in its military crosshairs. Israel can currently only perform one task: incremental land theft WITHIN Historic Palestine, and not without. Its current military weak status cannot be stretched out across the region where military challenges to its power are on the increase by the Axis of Resistance. No longer able to go to war with its neighbors, yet absolutely needing to go to war to reverse the strategic pincer that its neighbors and their allies have forced upon its neck, Israel today is militarily checked and its very head lays in a guillotine, therefore, to assign it any further regional policing duties would be too risky for both Empire and the security of Israel itself. Israel will have to contend itself with merely operating safely from behind the Turkish back, albeit for the foreseeable future.

The advantages of picking Turkey are the following:

1- Being a member of NATO, it can call on NATO’s army to assist it in any major military challenges it may face from the Axis of Resistance and other regional upstarts, be they in Iraq, Syria or even in Egypt. After all, who better suppress the Arabs than the Arabphobic Ottomans with their 400 years experience in Arab oppression? The Turks certainly have a much larger army than Israel, and their air force is not exactly made of paper-mâché. The Turkish Deep State has no problem standing in the frontlines of battles against Arab nations (and Iran!) while a geopolitically weak Israel steals more Arab land for Greater Israel, so long as a Turkish Empire can possibly re-emerge out of this equation. Israelis are desperate to weaken their Arab and Iranian foes, and seeing that neither Wahabism nor the IDF can no longer be relied on to do this, so… enters the Turkish army, backed by NATO if need be, to do just that for them.

2- Unlike Israel, Turkey can call upon its vast cache of local and global Muslim Brotherhood militias and institutions to repress and challenge the Axis of Resistance wherever it may be needed. Turkey has no problem losing Iran and Russia as allies over this as it will be rewarded with expanded trade deals with Europe and the US instead – and here the prospect of reviving a new Ottoman Empire at the cost of Arab losses is just impossible for Erdogan and the Turkish Deep State to resist.

Israel and ISIS militaries combined have failed to successfully confront or even put a dent in the Axis of Resistance shield and military advancement, so it now falls on Turkey’s army and its Muslim Brotherhood global proxies to take on this role. Here America would be strategically foolish itself to take on the Axis of Resistance on the battlefield, as it will find itself in a quagmire deeper than Vietnam when it is needing to withdraw from the region to address the rapid rise of Chinese power.

So Turkey’s pick makes perfect geostrategic sense to Pax Americana.

Moreover, regarding Israel’s security, Turkey could come in through the north of Lebanon to rescue Israel if need be, thus sandwiching the Lebanon and Hezbollah tight between the Israeli military in the south and the unleashed post-Ottoman army in the north. This is very desirable for the Israeli military architects.

Also, importantly, the US bringing Turkey closer into its fold gives the Pentagon unfettered marine access to neighboring Russia: Turkey here being a mere marine hop away from Russian waters and its mainland.

It certainly appears to make geopolitical and military sense for the US to choose Turkey as policeman and police dog at this time, but, who guards the dog? How will the US and Israel check Turkey’s insatiable Ottomanesque expansionist ambitions in the process? Well, there are many ways to check Ankara, some are carrots and some are sticks. The carrots being offered to Ankara are preferential and enticing new trade deals with Europe and America, gas-pipe deals with Israel, and here the ultimate golden carrot that can be dangled would be Turkey’s admission to the Europe Union (or what’s left of it) – a reward that Ankara has for decades aspired to achieve but failed at.

And should Turkey do anything that upsets Israel while policing the mideast, the supremely harsh stick would be the cutting off of all existing trade deals with American and Europe, plus massive US sanctions that would quickly sink the Turkish Lira, as indeed the US had intentionally dabbled with last year. And, worst of all sticks would be the US’s public support and mass funding of Kurdish groups inside of Turkey: a color revolution designed to unseat Erdogan and his party, as well as throw the Turkish nation into a sudden tailspin of internal unrest and mass violence.

Summarized, with the choice of Turkey, you will have a trio of Arabphobes ruling and policing the middle east: the US, Israel and Turkey. Turkey taking the position of the front lines, backed by the US, and commanded by Tel Aviv.

To conclude, Turkey is the US and Israel’s new ISIS.

(Republished from Plato's Guns by permission of author or representative)
 
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  1. This has some interesting comments, and much humor, like: “Israel, the US’s number one ally was not chosen to continue in its role as the US’s attack dog in the Middle East.”

    Funding from Qatar makes Turkey’s Ottoman dreams possible.

    • Replies: @Iva
    , @Moi
  2. KA says:

    I hope you are incorrect . But you never know. Erdogan is an imperialist and suffers from megalomania . American policy making process is in the state of perpetual confusion and contradiction ,mainly because of war weariness ,failures ,and social disintegration at home.

    But it is possible that Israel would try to co-opt Turkey and gather Turkey’s religious resources to further its interests . This also means major realignments t of Egypt UAE and Saudi . A successful and powerful Turkey would be an ideological contender for the Arab dynastic system in place . Russia has reason for worries of a militarized and suddenly validated universal Islamic power .
    This project will not succeed . Chances are though taht Israel might try its best to create such a situation and try to create a Judea-Islamic ideological space . Not good.

  3. It should be noted that the Muslim Brotherhood is anything but Muslim. It was created by the British intelligence and is modeled on the Scotish Rite of Freemasonry to serve British and later Anglo-American interests. An extension of the MI6, CIA and Mossad.

    Wouldn’t be surprised if Erdogan is an actual crypto-Jew Dönmeh.

    • Agree: Majority of One, Alfred
    • Replies: @anonymous
    , @Al Liguori
  4. frankie p says:

    Taxi,

    It’s so great to see you here at the Unz Review.

    Your analysis is very interesting and opens new doors of regional strategic consideration.

    However, like the US/Israel strategy of building up a Wahhabi force from various areas to destabilize the Resistance, this neo-Ottoman strategy too will fail miserably.

    The Resistance has made too many gains, and it has drawn the cooperation of two powerful giants, one a giant militarily and the other a giant economically, namely Russia and China.

    Russia has shown that it is in the Middle East to stay, and it will flex muscles when necessary. The Turks will make no inroads in Syria, and they will never set foot into Lebanon.

    China has recently shown its hand, a long term strategic plan to draw closer to Iran, economically and militarily: the 25 year agreement will see Iran begin to take its rightful place as a powerful economic, cultural and military regional powerhouse. The agreement reached should not be underestimated; it changes the geopolitical situation entirely.

    No time to go into detailed analysis. Love to you, and I will visit you one day.

    Frankie P

    • Agree: Alfred
    • Replies: @Gleimhart Mantooso
  5. anonymous[127] • Disclaimer says:
    @Hiram of Tyre

    he is a crypto jew and follows kabbalah

    • Thanks: Sya Beerens, Hiram of Tyre
    • Replies: @Malla
    , @Mullerp
  6. Gee I thought America was Israel’s Mideast policeman!

    I also thought Erdogan was NOT Donmeh! But if he is I’m not too surprised since every Turk leader since Ataturk WAS Donmeh! (Including Ataturk).

    So since America is Israel’s policeman and Turkey is America’s policeman, that makes Turkey actually Israel’s policeman. Same with Saudi Arabia….the Saud family is also Donmeh, Wahabbi version.

    Gotta love those Frankists….

    • LOL: Sya Beerens
    • Replies: @General Koofta
  7. Generally a plausible scenario. One caveat. Currently there is bad blood between the U\$ofA corporation and Germany–most recently focusing on two elements: the Nordstream Pipeline, tying it to Russian energy resources and two, the pending withdrawal of close to a third of U\$ postwar occupation forces from Germany and moving some of those pawns into Poland. Germany took in a bunch and a half of Turks during the efflorescence of their “Wiederaufbau” years and currently the nationalist movement in that country is fed up with this indigestible infusion of confusion into their otherwise homogeneous culture. Thus, it is highly unlikely that Deutschland will meekly follow orders from the Di\$trict of Corruption and smile upon Turkish adventurism on behalf of the Zionist agenda of Eretz Yisroel with its ring through the nose of the Globalist pitbull.

    Secondly, France is at loggerheads with Turkey because they are jealous/envious of Sultan Erdogan’s moves towards ownership of Libya. Total Oil has a lot of pull in Paris. They do NOT want Turkey controlling the wells, pipelines or ex-ports. France and Germany on the same page (and you can add in Greece and Hungary) and the EU is trending towards a dim view vis a vis the Terrible Turks.

    This brings us to NATO. It has become essentially meaningless since the fall of the Berlin Wall, even though U\$ administrations have gone back on Reagan’s promise to Gorbachev that NATO would not expand into the former Eastblock. During the years of DeGaulle, France kicked the alliance in the ass and told them to get the hell outta Dodge. More recently, accommodationist governments have returned La Belle France into the sheepfold. With LePen and the yellow-vests beating at the doors of the Quai d’ Orsay and suffering from a massive set of problems with their North African Muslim immigrant population, France is in no mood to play tiddlywinks with Shakespeare’s “Circumcised Turks.”

    The U\$ is a fast-fading power despite the best efforts at bringing down the populace via the Pandemic and acting as an amen chorus for the Rothschild-Zionist Globalist agenda. The insiders of the Deep State have deliberately exacerbated divisions amongst the American people, creating a situation where at most any time after the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November, massive internecine violence in the “land of the free and home of the brave” could result in quasi civil-war conditions pitching essentially the coasts against the center, with the conceivable upshot being martial law. Should that situation unfold, all bets are off–particularly as relating to I\$rael and Turkey–a collapsing American economy simply could no longer afford the wet-dreams of the WarDefense industry–or of the would-be hegemonies of the Middle East.

    • Agree: Alfred
    • Replies: @CyrusTheGreat
  8. ‘…Israel, the US’s number one ally was not chosen to continue in its role as the US’s attack dog in the Middle East…

    You’re definitely confused about who is the dog and who is the owner.

    • Agree: Exile
  9. WHAT says:

    Typical anglo delusions aggravated by realization that US exiting the region is the end of it lol. Turkey, if you haven’t noticed it yet, has managed to arrange two whole coalitions against itself, and is losing on both fronts.
    Moreover, Turkey is already on the hook of chink, not murrican credit. Putin is putting Erdogan down with goddamn tomatoes. Some attack dog lol.

  10. @frankie p

    …the 25 year agreement will see Iran begin to take its rightful place as a powerful economic, cultural and military regional powerhouse.

    Muslims don’t have a culture. But they do stink, so at least that’s something. Iran’s only rightful place is to forever swirl down the toilet.

    • Troll: Alfred
    • Replies: @HeebHunter
    , @GeeBee
  11. JNDillard says:

    A neoconservative wet dream. That’s all this is. Erdogan has a consistent history of playing both sides off against each other in order to maximize his advantage. The West is collapsing under the combined weight of neoliberalism and covid-19. This author seems to think Erdogan is going to go down with the Titanic. He assumes Erdogan cannot see that the commercial prosperity of not only Turkey, but the world in linking in to the Belt Road Initiative. Erdogan is a megalomaniac, true, but surely he must see geopolitical reality clearer than this author does. I agree with anonymous, above. I suspect Taxi is a Troll for Zionist interests.

    • Replies: @duplicitousdemocracy
    , @Art
  12. Alfred says:

    This strategy is doomed to failure.

    How exactly is Turkey supposed to attack Lebanon from the north – through Syria? Do you think the Russian base in the way is not an impediment? How long will the Turkish incursion into Syria last? Do you think the mercenaries in Idlib will be happy when they are returned to Turkey?

    When the Turks took over Egypt so many hundreds of years ago (1516), the Egyptians were ruled by Mamlukes. The Turks had canon and infantry. The Mamlukes were on horseback. The Turks also outnumbered the Mamlukes 3 to 1.

    Today, the picture is entirely different. The Turks have no strategic advantage over the Syrians or Hezbollah or the Iranians. The Iranians could readily use their Kurds and Azerbaijanis to destabilise the east of Turkey. A great proportion of educated Turks absolutely loath Erdogan.

    Soon enough, there will be anti-aircraft defenses near the Golan and Lebanon. The Israeli air force will be further constrained.

    I think the real question is when will Istanbul become Constantinople once more. The Turks have made so many enemies that their time is due.

    • Replies: @Jake
    , @Majority of One
  13. Turk 152 says:

    The US has been blowing smoke up Erdogan’s derriere since Obama declared him his best friend in the Middle East. Replacing Israel with Turkey, I will believe it, when I see it, but not a second sooner.

  14. gT says:

    The Americans wanted Turkey to go ISIS, and then fling the Turks at Iran and/or Russia. Unfortunately Erdogan only wanted to support ISIS, not become ISIS, so America tried to get rid of Erdogan with the Gulen coup. Russia saved Erdogan then, mainly to prevent Turkey from going ISIS.

    Now Turkey is still throwing its weight around in the Middle East, yet its economy is not doing so well. The only direction Turkey is going is down, its not going to be able to steal the land with oil on it it requires in either Syria, Iraq or Libya for long. And America is benevolently storing some nukes on its bases in Turkey for Erdogan’s usage.

  15. a good connection of the dots.

  16. AnonCN says:

    So US and Israel want Ottoman Empire back for their own convenience?
    EU also want Ottoman Empire back for the happiness of US/Israel and create more ME immigrants into EU/Ottoman? EU that weak already?
    Arab world will go for appeasement? Enjoy the brotherhood with Jews? Genetically, they are brothers.
    Persians try hard to defend itself against Ottoman Empire? Probably.
    Russians will watch make itself irrelevant? Unlikely.
    Turkey will get fully charged and encouraged to go after the Ottoman glory?
    ME version world war? Not some big news. Only sure that more refugees will be created.
    The information I get is that US is preparing for a World War III. Things getting serious day by day heading for hot war. Though not surprising. How interesting. So we Chinese are that annoying already? How nice, what a compliment, our honor. A lot of thanks to US!

    LOL, Ottoman Empire, why don’t US help Mongol to bring back the Mongol Empire? That will help US solve the problems of ME, Russia and China all in one package. The Mighty Great kill three little birds use one arrow.

    • LOL: FB
  17. Many will be surprised that Israel, the US’s number one ally was not chosen to continue in its role as the US’s attack dog in the Middle East, especially after many contiguous decades of holding this powerful position.

    This is very interesting news.

    Since when exactly did Israel become America’s “attack dog”?

    Since its Diaspora community orchestrated America’s preemptive annihilation of Saddam’s Iraq?

    Since its Diaspora community orchestrated NATO’s destruction and overthrow of Libya’s Khadafy?

    Since its Diaspora community got Washington involved in their efforts to destabilize Syria and overthrow Assad?

    Since its Diaspora community got Washington to impose a crippling economic embargo against Iran?

    That’s a very clever attack dog. Independent, too.

  18. Turks vs Arabs? Must be a delight…..

    This scenario’s painfully predictable ever since Colonel Gaddafi’s brutal assassination…..Repyep Erdogan’s Bibi N’s mentally challenged alter ego on garlic sauce

    What’s next?

    Reality TV chooses a new global president……again

  19. Anonymous[661] • Disclaimer says:

    I don’t buy any of this. Erdogan has never been, and never will be, Israel’s bitch. The whole article seems like nothing more than wishful thinking.

    • Replies: @Jake
  20. Jake says:

    YES – Turks will serve the needs of the Anglo-Zionist Empire, as long as that means two things: 1) Turkey gets to terrorize Kurds (who are Indo-European) and gets to steal stuff from various Arabs; 2) Turkey gets to be lead dog in the further Islamization of Europe.

    Israel assumes that with Turkey taking the lead in those two areas, Israel skates away free and clear.

    • Replies: @anon
  21. Jake says:
    @Anonymous

    That’s funny. I guess you also think that the Ottoman Empire never made significant, even indispensable, use of Jews, which greatly enriched Jews right up until the Ottoman Empire began crumbling.

    It began with Turkic Khazars becoming the primary basis of Ashkenazi Jews. Ashkenazi Jews and Turks are blood brothers and partners in crime.

    • Agree: Thim
    • Replies: @DaveE
  22. Didn’t Turkey borrow a few hundred million dollars to get razors and diapers you know the “basics” uhm two years ago max.? From BMX or something….

    Anyways:

    https://www.forbes.com/sites/melikkaylan/2018/10/18/the-secret-history-of-the-saudi-consulate-affair-turkeys-counter-attack/

    Smells Fischy

  23. Jake says:
    @Alfred

    The Russians would have recaptured Constantinople in the 19th century but for the evil Anglo-Zionist Empire Part 1 – the British Empire – saving the Turks.

    This is far from the first time that the Anglo-Zionists have allied with Turks to do evil.

    • Agree: Alfred
    • Replies: @anon
  24. Realist says:

    Turkey has no problem losing Iran and Russia as allies over this as it will be rewarded with expanded trade deals with Europe and the US instead – and here the prospect of reviving a new Ottoman Empire at the cost of Arab losses is just impossible for Erdogan and the Turkish Deep State to resist.

    If Russian had balls it would more than eliminate Turkey as an ally…it would, as a minimum, totally support Syria against Israel, the US, Turkey and any other belligerents. Giving materiel, logistic support and whatever is needed to eliminate threats to Syria.

  25. Realist says:

    Running out of time, and desperate to gather focus and forces to fast pivot east to confront a rapidly rising Chinese superpower, America is currently arranging for its exit from the Middle East in a way that militarily secures its allies and proxies there, especially that of Israel. Naturally, it has to pick a top dog from its kennel of allies to police the region in its absence, and pick one, indeed, it has.

    Right on point…that is exactly what the US is doing. The Deep State is morbidly fearful of losing it’s hegemonic control of the planet…and China in conjunction with Russia is just the entity who can precipitate that event.

  26. So the Jew is the top dog and the Turk is the under dog in the “deep state” machinations but while Israel gains lands from hapless Palestinians and even the Lebanese, the latter must be promised interference in the affairs of not only Greece but Armenia also. Now that the filthy Turk has been allowed to remake Hagia Sophia into a Satan’s (mosque) den, the Jew has been exposed, once again, as the enemy of the Christiandom, who was never the best friend of the West but of the East, as in the Muslim world. En garde, Russia!

  27. There’s the little problem that if there is one group that Arabs, Kurds, Azeris, etc all are united in hatred of, it’s the Ottomans. In fact Iran is just about the only nation between Pakistan and Morocco whose people do not hate the Ottomans, and that’s because they weren’t colonised by them. The Ottomans, whose economy is sinking, with an increasingly overextended military, as a credible Amerikastani proxy bully boy? That’s a laugh.

  28. Malla says:
    @anonymous

    What about Gul? Lives in USA, runs his schools. Got angry with Erdofag when Erdofag went anti-Israel. Emotional sermons in Mosques to emotionalize his congregations like some Zio Protestant Pastor. He seems even more Donmeh. He and Erdofag were allies once.

    • Replies: @Alfred
  29. anon[120] • Disclaimer says:
    @Jake

    Kurds (who are Indo-European)

    That is a funny way of saying Iranian.

    • Agree: Hiram of Tyre, Alfred
  30. Yukon Jack says: • Website

    Good to see Taxi on Unz. Here is the video showing the missile/bomb going in just before the big Beirut explosion. The explosion looks like a MOAB or nuke. BTW the B-61 has dial a yield from 0.3 to 300 kilotons. Trump has been busy funding these B-61 upgrades micronukes and making them droppable from f-15 strike eagles, and Israel has those jets coincidentally.

    See the first video in this post:

    https://centralbankinginsanity.wordpress.com/2020/08/04/israel-nukes-lebanon/

    • Thanks: Alfred
    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
  31. anon[102] • Disclaimer says:
    @Jake

    Sykes-Picot Agreement, a secret plan hatched behind the back of the USA by France and Britain ,then war made possible by Churchill and the hoodwinking of State Department by the protege of Brandeis -Franfurter ( America and Turkey were negotiating and were trying to avoid the war ) did offer Constantinople to Russia in 1914.

  32. Vidi says:

    Hmmm, Taxi, the Empire probably wants Turkey as its new tool. The Turks, however, may not oblige.

    After all, one of Turkey’s chief attractions is that it is close to China and can easily do mischief there. But turn it around: that also means China is close to Turkey. Do the Turks really want to antagonize a nearby superpower?

  33. Best thing the US could do is leave Israel completely out of this equation, as no doubt Israel will find a way (as usual) to stab the US in the back. Of course, the best thing the US could do is get completely out of the “nasty cat litter box” known as the Middle East. If Israel and Turkey want to “police” that region, that’s there own stupidity.

  34. A123 says:

    Erdogan’s megalomania is collapsing the U.S.-Turkey relatioship:

    -1- Erdogan is threatening the vital EastMed Pipeline project that will provide energy to Greece, Italy, and Southern Europe. This is a must have to prevent democracies from being blackmailed by Merkel’s authoritarian Reich.
    -2- Erdogan is expanding the fight in Syria, while the Trump is trying to wind Syria down.
    -3- Erdogan is making Libya worse. The U.S. will back Egypt over Turkey if this escalates.
    -4- Erdogan’s defiling of the Sofia Hagia is intentionally offensive to Christians.
    -5- Erdogan is not standardizing on NATO equipment. S-400 and F-35 controversies.

    The U.S. is not going to rely on Turkey for anything. If Erdogan picks a fight with Putin, the U.S. may side with Russia to improve that relationship.

    Current U.S. policy can be easily summarized in one short phrase:

    Erdogan is 100% Expendable

    PEACE 😇

    • Replies: @Art
  35. Agent76 says:

    Jul 22, 2020 China helps world ditch US financial hegemony

    Red Lines host Anya Parampil speaks with Beijing-based journalist Ian Goodrum about a draft military and trade agreement that China and Iran are reportedly negotiating. They also discuss the latest China news, including the US decision to end Hong Kong’s special trading status.

    Jul 8, 2020 China Refuses to Join U.S. , Russia in Negotiation of Nuclear Arms Control Treaty

    China does not plan to join the United States and Russia in their talks to renew a nuclear arms control treaty, yet is open to relevant discussions under the framework of the P5, said a Chinese official on Wednesday.

  36. Good take Taxi! But you may have overlooked or masking one fact! The Persian Empire and China combined will control the greater ME region in the future! Turkey doesn’t have it and it is a hollow drum with a big sound!

    • Replies: @anon
  37. Greg Bacon says: • Website

    Israel can currently only perform one task: incremental land theft WITHIN Historic Palestine, and not without.

    Sir, I disagree. Apartheid Israel has been poaching small sections of Syria, but only for security purposes.

    And now they’ll steal southern Lebanon, since they drool over the thought of stealing their River Litani. Again, only for security purposes.
    Add in the NG fields in the MED Israel is stealing so they can sell that gas to Europe with help from

    In dramatic policy shift, Israel to hold Lebanon accountable for Hezbollah attack

    “If [Hezbollah] tries perpetrating another attack, we will see an unusual response from the IDF against [the organization] and the country of Lebanon,” the official said.

    https://www.israelhayom.com/2020/07/31/in-dramatic-policy-shift-israel-to-hold-lebanon-accountable-for-hezbollah-attack/

    Any nation that uses sub-atomic weapons on a civilians, should be in the Hague. But not Israel, they’ve got too many US flunkies on their side.

    • Agree: Bill Jones
  38. Anonymous[474] • Disclaimer says:

    > when it is needing to withdraw from the region to address the rapid rise of Chinese power.

    So we’re going to stop sending all of our manufacturing jobs to China? That seems rather unlikely.

    Also the only country that “America’s attack dog” has attacked is America itself.

    > implying that the USA isn’t Israel’s puppet.

    Neoconservative BS.

  39. @Majority of One

    Perfectly said and wisely explained.

  40. anon[120] • Disclaimer says:
    @Monty Ahwazi

    The Persian Empire and China combined

    Agha Ahwazi, chera chert-o-pert mekoni?

    The “Persian” Empire has been occupied territory for 14 centuries. We had 3 – count them, 3 — Persian dynasties during this time, the last one being the Pahlavi dynasty that was thrown under the geopolitical bus by enemies within and without Iran (kinda like what happened to Charles II).

    Last I checked a certain scum Pepe Scobar was framing Iranian generosity and humanity as “Shia Culture of Iran”. It made me puke and I’m a Shia, so that should tell you something.

    Your Masonic ideological “Islamic Republic” is no “Persian Empire”.

    Fahmidi?

    • Replies: @Malla
  41. c matt says:

    All I can say is Israel and Turkey deserve each other.

  42. DaveE says:
    @Jake

    Ashkenazi Jews and Turks are blood brothers and partners in crime.

    This may be the first intelligent thing you’ve said on these pages – and perhaps your first post EVER not blaming WASP’s, Whites, Lutherans or Anglo-Saxons for all the evils of the world.

    Congratulations.

    (With the understanding that Constantinople has been as Jewified as Manhattan, but that doesn’t mean the whole town is evil – just its “management”.)

  43. Turkey has been part of the kabal since day one, with the ZUS and Israel and ZBritain and ZNATO and their creation AL CIADA aka ISIS, Turkey has been hand in glove with these demonic, satanic killers and is doing the bidding of Israel in all of this.

  44. A123 says:

    Turkish Lira Crashes To Record Low

    Foreign investors have fled, pulling out a large volume of funds from the country’s local-currency bonds and stocks over the past 12 months. … In the face of those outflows, the country has burnt through tens of billions of dollars of reserves this year in a bid to maintain an unofficial currency peg.

    And now, it appears that Turkey is running out of reserves to sell and “control” the lira, and instead it is resorting to the bazooka approach, one which it can use to nuke the occasional short here and there, but which in the longer run will cripple the Turkish economy, and merely accelerate its downfall.

    Everyone smart is abandoning Turkey:

    — The Jews of Israel want nothing to do with Erdogan
    — The Orthodox Christians of Russia & Greece want nothing to do with Erdogan
    — The Protestants Christians of the U.S. want nothing to do with Erdogan

    Turkey is headed towards a catastrophe, and possibly a Civil War.

    PEACE 😇
    _______

    (1) https://www.zerohedge.com/markets/turkish-lira-crashes-record-low-cds-spike-plan-z-fails

  45. Ahoy says:

    Stupid article. Completely ignores the most important geopolitical change that took place in 2014. The arrival of Russia in the M.E. (Syria). She came to stay and everything must be cleared through the new sheriff in town.

    Turkey is toast. The coroner hasn’t come around yet to issue the death certificate.

    • Replies: @Daniel Rich
  46. @JNDillard

    ‘She’… Taxi is female and has forgotten more than you or I will ever know about the region. After all, she doesn’t comment from the (relatively) safe confines of the Western armchair, she lives and breathes South Lebanon. Her predictions regarding most things ‘Israeli’ are remarkably accurate and her observations regarding Hezbollah, instructive.
    I can confidently assure you that she is definitely not a ‘troll for Zionist interests’. The idea that anyone harbouring sympathies for Israel being able to live where she does is as bizarre as your conclusions.

    • Agree: Daniel Rich
    • Replies: @JNDillard
  47. Alfred says:

    The idea that countries can invade others at will is a curious one. To do that sort of thing, you need money. Lots of money. Here is a chart showing the downfall of the Turkish Lira over the past 10 years. Erdogan has been in power nationally since 2003. I am sure you can see the connection. I am equally sure that every Turk can see it too.

    Does anyone seriously think that Turkey is in a position to wage war simultaneously against almost all its neighbours – Syria, Russia, Greece, France, Iran, Lebanon?

    The writer of this article has been indulging in too much ouzo, sorry I meant to say raki or perhaps arak. 🙂

  48. Alfred says:
    @Malla

    He and Erdofag were allies once.

    It is a case of the rabid pupil biting his teacher.

    • LOL: Malla
  49. Iva says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    Israel was the US “ally” when it attacked Liberty. The recording clearly shows that Israel knew they were attacking Americans. They called Washington and called it “mistake” when they found out that Americans sent bombers from ships stationed 500 miles away. Israel is not the US ally and most of us know it.

    • Replies: @A123
  50. A123 says:
    @Iva

    The recording clearly shows that Israel knew they were attacking Americans.

    The recording is a painfully obvious fake that was debunked years ago…

    The U.S. Navy created it as a feeble attempt to distract from their incompetence sending an freighter silhouette ship into a war zone without a frigate to cover it. The spirit of John McCain lives on that fake tape, along with other hits from the Hanoi Hilton Songbird.

    PEACE 😇

    • Troll: Sya Beerens
    • Replies: @Sparkon
  51. Art says:
    @A123

    Current U.S. policy can be easily summarized in one short phrase:

    Erdogan is 100% Expendable

    PEACE

    The always treacherous Jew – speaks!

    PEACE

    • Agree: Moi, L.K, Alfred
  52. Turk 152 says:

    The most power that I have ever seen Erdogan have in Turkey was from 2011-2013 when Obama was engaged in the Syrian war. Obama clearly embraced the Muslim Brotherhood as his instrument to overthrow Assad. When I visited Istanbul, you would see women wearing headscarves everywhere; you dont see as much of that anymore. While Trump seems to get along well with Erdogan, he clearly does not embrace the Muslim Brotherood; in fact, one of Trump’s first orders was to eliminate funding of clandestine CIA operations. Since then, like magic, ISIS has disappeared – what a coincidence.

    Now the vibe I get in Turkey is F#! Erdogan. Yes, he has his followers and there are still plenty of devote Muslims, but everyone knows radical Islam is not backed by Trump in the same way he was by Obama. He was also publicly betrayed by Obama during the 2016 coup, a major public smackdown.

    Erdogan’s latest military excursions into Libya are being supported by the US because he is working against Russia’s interests. Erdogan is in survival mode, he has not been coronated under Trump as he was under Obama. Sibel Edmonds even recently commented that she expected a second major military incursion into Turkey by the US/Israel soon.

    Perhaps that is scheduled to change under a Biden Presidency and we will go back to the Obama years in which the Muslim Brotherhood is resurrected, but it has not happened yet.

    • Thanks: Alfred
  53. Since when has Israel been America’s attack dog? The reality is quite the reverse. I didn’t come here to read Chomsky.

    • Agree: Moi, Patagonia Man, Thim
  54. Art says:
    @JNDillard

    I suspect Taxi is a Troll for Zionist interests.

    You could not be more wrong. Taxi lives in Southern Lebanon with Israeli drones flying overhead almost daily. No one on the internet is more disrespectful of the Israelis.

    • Agree: Daniel Rich
  55. Deckchairs on the Titanic, my friend.

  56. Mullerp says:
    @anonymous

    Erdogan is a crypto Hindu on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. On Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays by contrast, he is a crypto Shintoist. Don’t keep obfuscating, please.

  57. Malla says:
    @anon

    the last one being the Pahlavi dynasty that was thrown under the geopolitical bus by enemies within and without Iran (kinda like what happened to Charles II).

    Of course, the Shah had the balls to say things as it is.

    Shah of Iran on the power of the ‘Jewish Lobby’ (60 Minutes interview by Mike Wallace)

    • Thanks: Alfred
    • Replies: @Art
    , @Hiram of Tyre
  58. @Alfred

    Agreed,except with your last paragraph. I’d prefer to see “Istanbul” return to being Byzantium. On a personal basis I have a major grief with Constantine as he messed up the Jesus movement of the 4th Century and nailed it to a cross with his cronies’ 3 years of editing and publishing the Bible. It was all streamlined into a major bulwark for the Roman State. The Prince of Peace was transmogrified into “In hoc signe vinces” –(in this sign, conquer for those whose Latin is even more limited than mine.

    Yeah, “Sultan” Erdogan would hafta mess with the Bear in Lattakia province to get at Lebanon. Over the centuries the Ottomans routinely got their asses whipped from Catherine the Great on. Those Donmei terrorists who called themselves “The Young Turks” caught it in the sac when they attempted to take on Russia in WWI.

    • Agree: Alfred
    • Replies: @Moi
  59. @Ahoy

    Turkey is toast. The coroner hasn’t come around yet to issue the death certificate.

    Is Turkey out of Idlib [Syria]?

    Is Turkey out of Libya?

    Is Turkey out of Cyprus?

    The coroner better hurry…

  60. Moi says:
    @Carlton Meyer

    Seems like neither the writer of this shit piece or you know much about the Ottoman empire.

  61. Art says:
    @Malla

    That is a must see 1976 video interview of the Shah of Iran by the Jew Mike Wallace. Clearly the word assassin Wallace, set him up for a downfall.

    The Shah was way too honest about Jew control of the US. Within a few years he was deposed, and he could not find a country that would take him in. That was Jew power then.

    Today in America, Jew control is total – they dominate everything of importance.

    NO government leader will ever say what the Shaw said.

    • Agree: Malla
    • Replies: @Malla
  62. @omegabooks

    Bingo! crypto Jew, donmeh; frankist. Shabbathai Zevi, Khazar , Askenazi… all synonyms.. get that third temple built so fake anti-Christ Mossaich can appear. Would have been appropriate to mention Armenia, both with regards to genocide denial by Turkey as well as current threats to republic of Armenia with their bastardized compatriots.. Azeris (who are really Iranian Shias but hardcore allied with Israel)

    • Replies: @Avery
  63. Sparkon says:
    @A123

    The recording is a painfully obvious fake that was debunked years ago…

    Source?

    When you make a bold assertion like that you need to back it up with something more than hot air. “Painfully obvious” you say?

    I say balderdash!

    I’ve studied this matter for over 50 years, and I’ve never seen any indication that any of the USN and USAF recordings or transcripts are fake, although some of the recordings are missing.

    I call BS on your claim, slick. There are numerous indications that the IAF knew the Liberty was an American ship beyond any shadow of doubt.

    • Agree: Robjil, Alfred
    • Replies: @A123
    , @A123
    , @HeebHunter
  64. @Yukon Jack

    “the missile/bomb going in just before the big Beirut explosion”

    Widely discredited.

    • Replies: @Yukon Jack
  65. Moi says:
    @Majority of One

    The Prince of Peace was born a Jew and died a Jew. He did not preach any religion called Christianity/Trinitarianism.

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
  66. @Moi

    He was born an Essene – and died a mystic (in quite the literal sense of one who believes in union with The Divine).

    • Replies: @Majority of One
    , @Moi
  67. Look, it gets a bit tiresome to repeatedly point out the misconception in geopolitics …

    The zionist entity which some call “Israel” is a zombie nation set up by the banksters of the City of London – the 1 sq. mile of bank head offices (aka more simply, ‘The City’) and entirely separate jurisdiction from the rest of the UK.

    Yes, they have their accomplices on Wall St – and, of course, other pivotal positions of authority within US institutions – so even the US (after fighting the War of Independence , the British American wars and the Civil War for their freedom) has fallen under state capture and can no longer be said to be an independent sovereign nation.

    The assertion that “Israel” is the US’s attack dog in the Mideast is just absurd.

    It would be more correct to say that the USA is the City of London’s attack dog in the Mideast …

    and South America, Africa, Europe, Far East, Pacific and everywhere else on the planet in the Anglo-Zionists’ diabolical obsession for world domination – a very old idea too, btw.

    • Replies: @dogbumbreath
  68. Art says:

    Congratulations to Ron Unz for publishing this article of Taxi’s. I believe she once lived in California, and now lives in South Lebanon. She knows Israeli coercion. During tense times, Israel Jew drones fly over her, searching for bomb sites among her neighbors.

    She is a courageous person, who writes with a unique perspective of the geopolitical situation of Lebanon. Today Lebanon is in the cross hairs of world power politics. The US, China, Russia, Iran, Turkey, Syria, and Israel all have existential interests in Lebanon.

    Russia and China are the only ones with unquestioned stable leaders.

    Pray for Lebanon and peace.

    Here is a new Taxi article on the subject.

    https://platosguns.com/2020/08/06/the-us-israel-and-beirutshima/

  69. JNDillard says:
    @duplicitousdemocracy

    Thanks. I appreciate the correction.

  70. A123 says:
    @Sparkon

    This is one of Mr. Unz personal issues. Thus, those who believe the myth vastly outnumber those who understand the truth. Any attempt to have a rational discussion about the Liberty on this site is simply impossible. The deranged, anti-Semitic, flood posting, TROLLS will swamp any attempt at rational discussion.

    I understand that you sincerely believe what you say. Alas, there is nothing we can do here.
    _____

    I simply do not believe that John McCain’s Navy is 100% truthful, or 90% truthful, or 50% truthful. If John McCain is a PARAGON of Navy virtue, then I feel quite safe believing that anything from the Navy whose ethics came from that PARAGON is a lie at best and treason worst. John McCain’s Navy touched the tapes… All you can do at this point is burn them. Soak the ashes in Holy Water. And, hope the smoke has not damaged your soul.

    PEACE 😇

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
    , @Sparkon
  71. Avery says:
    @General Koofta

    { Azeris (who are really Iranian Shias but hardcore allied with Israel)}

    We Armenians need to stop calling Azerbaijanis the manufactured term ‘Azeri’.
    There is no such ethnos as ‘Azeri’. Same as there is no ethnos ‘Singaporean’: ethnicities of the State of Singapore are Chinese, Malay, and Indian. They are called “Singaporean”, because the are citizens of that State. Nobody thinks “Singaporean” is a distinct ethnicity.

    Same with Azerbaijan: I call the people living in the fake state ‘Azerbaijanis’ for them being citizens of the State of Azerbaijan. The fake name for the bastard Turk state was deliberately chosen to later lay claim to the Northern provinces of Iran, which Ilham Aliyev does all the time.

    You are correct that people living in Iran’s Northern provinces of Azarbaijan are ethnically Iranians, except they speak Turkish.
    So-called ‘Azeris’ were simply called Tatars, or just generic Muslims, until Stalin had the brilliant idea (or someone in his clique did) in the 1930s to start calling them ‘Azeri’, so that in the future the Bolshevized Republic of Azerbaijan could lay claim to Northern provinces of Iran – for Stalin.

    The native inhabitants of the area currently called ‘Azerbaijan’ are the Iranian-stock Talish, and other Iranian-stock minorities, who are oppressed by nomad Turk invaders currently squatting there.

    The Aliyev crime family, interestingly, is of Kurd ancestry, originally from occupied Nakhichevan. But they are Turkified.

    btw: Vova Vardanov correctly calls the nomad squatters Caspian Turks and their genocidal kin Osmanli Turks.

  72. A TERRIBLE TRAGEDY AND A TERRIBLE YEAR FOR LEBANON



    Video Link

    • Replies: @Robjil
  73. @A123

    Was the USS Liberty clearly flagged? Yes.

    Could Israeli pilots clearly see the US flag from their positions? Yes.

    Zero amount of obfuscation from you saying that ‘black is white and white is black’ – what you people specialize in – will change the reality of the attack.

    As has been said many times: how could an Israeli attack on the Libertypossibly be any more symbolic???

    Also many thanks for your disingenuous use of the word ‘peace’.

    • LOL: A123
  74. A123 says:
    @Sparkon

    Sparkon,

    I trust you see my point. I said there was a TROLL problem, and what happens…

    John Patagonia McCain Man the TROLL leaps forward to embrace the Gospel of the Hanoi Songbird and bleats total acceptance of the U.S. Navy’s song-and-dance number designed to deflect blame from politically connected Admirals.

    Honestly. I would like to have a real discussion of the facts. However, TROLLS like John Patagonia McCain Man mean that anything meaningful will be swamped by USN Admiralty Loyalist, Troll McCain Gibbering.

    I know this is unsatisfying, but it is beyond your control and mine. Sorry.

    PEACE 😇

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
  75. Complete nonsense. Turkey is weighing its options, as it always have done. Lets face it, it is heavily dependant on Russian energy supplies, its a member of Nato, for how long? Not in 10 years time.
    Turkey wants to be close to both the EU and Russia, which is not mutually exclusive.
    They just don’t like Americans anymore.
    Pity.

  76. Avery says:

    TAXI:

    Very entertaining conjecture, but Turkey will never become US’s policeman, or anybody else’s. Islam has deep roots in Turkey. Centuries deep roots.

    Mustafa Kemal, the so-called Ataturk*, and his followers tried their best to de-Islamize Turkey, but they ultimately failed. Even after Erdogan, Turkey will not revert back to Kemalism.

    The failed anti-Erdogan (anti-Islamist) coup demonstrated that Kemalists have no deep following within the majority of the masses. There certainly are Kemalists within the population, but Turks are deep Islamists (not just Muslim).

    Turks will do what they think is best for them.
    They bent to US’s will after WW2 and joined NATO, because they were (legitimately) frightened that the Red Army would invade. Stalin never forgave the Turks for what they did during the Battle of Stalingrad. Turks had assembled a huge invasion army on the border of Soviet Armenia, during Stalingrad: if Nazis had won at Stalingrad and raced to capture the oil fields in Baku, Turks were going to invade and join up with the Germans there. Stalin had to keep a lot of badly needed divisions on the border, because of that. After WW2, Stalin assembled divisions in Soviet Armenia and Soviet Georgia ready to invade Turkey. But, Stalin blinked, because US and UK threatened him.

    NATO is on its last legs, and there is no USSR,: Turks have no credible external enemies.
    They don’t need NATO/US.

    Hopefully their arrogance will get the best of them, they will do something stupid, and they will be dismembered, before Kurds become majority inside Turkey and dismember it themselves.

    Hopefully this time Western powers will not come in and save their asses.
    We shall see.

    _____________________
    * the name ‘Atatürk’, which means father or ancestor of Turks is strange, given that Kemal was not an ethnic Turk: there is considerable circumstantial evidence that he was a Dönmeh .

    • Agree: Patagonia Man, Jazman
    • Replies: @Majority of One
  77. @Sparkon

    You are talking to an actual IDF kike online influencer.

  78. @Gleimhart Mantooso

    Mad little Amerimutt. Bleating about the “chinks” and those pesky “mudslimes” dont make them weaker, when your cuntry is a kikenigger worshipping shithole, whose military is led by trannies.

    • Agree: GeeBee
  79. Sparkon says:
    @A123

    I understand that you sincerely believe what you say. Alas, there is nothing we can do here.

    Yes there is; we can tell the truth. Or at least, I can, because it’s not at all a question of belief, but rather a matter of my own personal knowledge.

    At the time of the Israeli attack on the USS Liberty, I was on active duty with Air Force Security Service, and working as an analyst for the 6921st Security Wing in Misawa, Japan. A Naval Security Group CT sat at the next desk. There was never any doubt in my mind, or his, that the Israeli attack on the Liberty was entirely intentional, but the matter was quickly hushed up at my unit, and swept under the carpet.

    The attack “couldn’t be anything else but deliberate,” the NSA’s director, Lt. Gen. Marshall Carter, later told Congress.

    “I don’t think you’ll find many people at NSA who believe it was accidental,” Benson Buffham, a former deputy NSA director, said in an interview.

    […]

    Oliver Kirby, the NSA’s deputy director for operations at the time of the Liberty attack, confirmed the existence of NSA transcripts.

    Asked whether he had personally read such transcripts, Kirby replied, “I sure did. I certainly did.”

    “They said, ‘We’ve got him in the zero,’” Kirby recalled, “whatever that meant — I guess the sights or something. And then one of them said, ‘Can you see the flag?’ They said ‘Yes, it’s U.S, it’s U.S.’ They said it several times, so there wasn’t any doubt in anybody’s mind that they knew it.”

    https://www.chicagotribune.com/chi-liberty_tuesoct02-story.html

    Airborne units in my command were broadcasting live to other USAFSS stations around the world.

    Some former Air Force intelligence analysts said they read the complete real-time transmissions of an Air Force platform (this must have been USA-556, unless yet a third platform recorded the attack). Not only did the transmissions prove beyond a doubt that the attack was deliberate, but the analysts received a follow-up NSA report explicitly stating such. Yet, they later were ordered to destroy all copies. One former NSA analyst stationed in Morocco revealed he was ordered to mulch, dry, and incinerate all transcripts and reports related to the attack.

    https://www.wrmea.org/006-may-june/uss-liberty-and-the-nsa-one-deceit-too-many.html

    Many USAFSS analysts, officers, and unit commanders saw the reports.

    Captain Richard Block was duty watch officer of the 6931st Security Group of the USAF Security Services stationed on the island of Crete where his unit received intelligence input from Air Force RC-130 reconnaissance aircraft and other intelligence sensors for relay on secure intelligence circuits to other Air Force intelligence centers around the world.

    […]

    ‘The communications I had in my hand, forwarded from the C130, and circulated as a Critic to the White House and others, originated from the Israeli flight commander, who was in charge of the attacking force, where the man can specifically identify the ship as an intelligence-collecting ship, he specifically said that it was flying the American colours. Evidently, from his questioning to the ground control, one can deduce that he had been given specific orders to attack that ship before he left the ground. And when he saw it was an American ship he questioned those orders, and he questioned those orders to his ground control. That same conversation that I had in my hands specifically noted that ground control said, proceed with the attack. And there was still doubt in the Israeli pilot’s mind. And he said, no, this is an American, repeat those orders again, and he was told flat out, do attack this ship.’

    http://ussliberty.org/richardblock.htm

  80. @Patagonia Man

    Bullcrap, clear as day a missile is seen going in. If you have proof show me.

    and prove the bs ammonium nitrate story.

    Ammonium Nitrate by itself will NOT explode. It has to be mixed with diesel fuel.

    The official narrative is 100% bullcrap, those that defend it are shills.

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
  81. This senario is missing the nature of Muslim Brotherhood (MB) Organization. Some of the muslim friendly countries in mideast are dominated by MB and their MB influentials. They won’t let Ordoghan advance much beyon their region of influence. If this senario come to fruition, there will be another coalition of countries in ME to deter Ordoghan progress.

  82. Here is the lastest video clip in INFRARED showing the inbound missile

    YOU SHILLS CAN NOW GO SCREW YOURSELVES!

    THIS WAS A MISSILE ATTACK,

    NOW IT IS ONLY A MATTER OF TIME UNTIL WE FIGURE OUT WHO LAUNCHED IT ON WHO’S ORDERS, TYPE OF MISSILE, LAUNCH PLATFORM ETC.

    THE TRUTH WILL OUT AND TRUMP AND ISRAEL WILL FALL

    TWO PROBABLE STATE ACTORS US AND ISRAEL

    TWO LEADERS TRUMP AND NETANYAHU

    • Replies: @Hiram of Tyre
  83. @Patagonia Man

    Look, it gets a bit tiresome to repeatedly point out the misconception in geopolitics …

    The zionist entity which some call “Israel” is a zombie nation set up by the banksters of the City of London – the 1 sq. mile of bank head offices (aka more simply, ‘The City’) and entirely separate jurisdiction from the rest of the UK.

    Yes, they have their accomplices on Wall St – and, of course, other pivotal positions of authority within US institutions – so even the US (after fighting the War of Independence , the British American wars and the Civil War for their freedom) has fallen under state capture and can no longer be said to be an independent sovereign nation.

    The assertion that “Israel” is the US’s attack dog in the Mideast is just absurd.

    It would be more correct to say that the USA is the City of London’s attack dog in the Mideast …

    and South America, Africa, Europe, Far East, Pacific and everywhere else on the planet in the Anglo-Zionists’ diabolical obsession for world domination – a very old idea too, btw.

    I don’t have enough postings to show “I agree” so I “blockquoted” your post in the event people need another reminder.

    • Agree: Sya Beerens
    • Thanks: Patagonia Man
  84. @Al Liguori

    Thanks for the video link. I first read about the Dönmeh back in 2011 in Wayne Madsen’s article – which your text link points to. But don’t recall (or likely forgot) that the fake Messiah, Sabbatai Zevi had ties to England. It makes sense since the Jews there were also pulling strings.

    The well informed @Seraphim here mentioned that Joseph Nasi (from the Jewish House of Mendez/Beneviste) was an early Zionsit who wished(, but failed,) to establish a Jewish state (in Ottoman Syria). I would speculate that Zevi was a charlatan set in place by Jewish powers that accomplish what Nasi couldn’t.

    On a related note, I came across an interesting book on Gracia Mendez. I started reading it and I highly recommend it. Chapter 7 is on the Jews of the Ottoman Empire.

    “The Long Journey of Gracia Mendez”.
    https://books.openedition.org/ceup/2123

  85. @Malla

    I find it odd that the Shah talked about the Jewish Lobby in the USA in that way (meaning truthful) when he was enthroned by the Anglo-Americans after Mossadegh was removed. And that his SAVAK was pretty much built up by the CIA and Mossad. Perhaps it was during his last years where he felt megalomanic.

    Additionally — and I don’t know how true it is — but I read in Eileen Pollack’s “The Jewish Shah”, that the Shah was secretly Jewish.

    This is a screenshot of the page from the book (p.49):

    View post on imgur.com

    • Replies: @Alfred
  86. @Patagonia Man

    Those who have read the “Gospel of Thomas” and other scriptures rejected by the builder (Constantine and his cronies) see the truth in the Jesus being, not in a Constantinian mumbo-jumbo mindfuck, but as the great spiritual teacher.

    This is not to disparage the many good people who consider themselves Christians. The best of them are sincere, but misinformed and confused. The worst of them are Dispensationalists like the late Rausas Rushdoony—or the U\$ Secretary of \$tate, Michael Pomposity–along with the worst of the worst–“Christian” Zionists led by James Hagee of Fort Worthless, Texas.

    Trinitarianism is the Constantinian Rosemary’s Baby, which destroyed the sacred places and the libraries and in the process devolved Western culture for well over a millennium. Jesus never claimed to be co-equal with Creator–to say nothing of that self-serving invention of the ancient Hebrews, their blood-thirsty warGod, Yahweh.

  87. Jiminy says:

    What’s strange about claiming this explosion to be nuclear, is that the last time I saw a supposedly tactical nuke exploding into a desert mountainside, the cameras were affected badly by electrical interference. The cameras were picking up a kind of white static vision across the screen. And this was pushed as being evidence of a nuke. Why is there no apparent static on any camera, even the close by ones if this was indeed a nuclear device. But of course within a week or two a large amount of the population should start to suffer from radiation poisoning, wouldn’t they?

  88. @Yukon Jack

    I am not an expert in video but I am not sure that’s an infrared recording. It’s seems like the video was recorded normally and is viewed with some sort of filter.

    Regardless, the theory of a missile is shared by Thierry Meyssan at Voltairenet. This is the article — not yet translated in English (should come soon) but nothing that Chrome can’t fix.

    In January 2020, Israel tested/fired something new in Syria. Something similar was also fired on 7 Iranian ships in the Persian Gulf recently. The signature is identical to the explosion in Beirut. Apparently, a low yield nuclear warhead bunker buster.

    Syria – January 2020

    Beirut – August 4th, 2020

    • Thanks: Alfred
  89. @Avery

    The “circumcised Turks” (Shakespeare) are an intrusive butt-pimple who injected themselves into Anatolia, killed off many of the men of the many native nations there and impregnated many of the women, thus creating more Turks.

    It would be interesting to see genomic studies of various locations in Turkey to determine which of them are, indeed, Central Asian invaders who should be removed and relocated back to Turkistan or some such locations. Along with Trinitarian Christians and their Khazarian cousins, they destroyed much of what was beautiful in their conquered territories. There appears to be some factor innately uncivilized in these people.

    Your Kurdish solution would hardly present the worst of all possible worlds. The megalomania of “Sultan” Erdogan will ultimately be his own undoing and hopefully the return of the Turks to a land and climate for which they are better suited. Their genocide of the ancient Armenian people is high evidence of their malign qualities, as is their current treatment of the Kurds and their killing off and/ors exiling of the Greeks of Ionia, most specifically Smyrna, which in their ugliest of all known languages, they prefer to call Izmir.

  90. @Sparkon

    The truth will out. Thank you for sharing.

    The party most to blame here is the regicide and arch-traitor Lyndon Baines Johnson. Both his father and grandfather were named Abraham. Some hold that that clan was actually Cryptos. I have yet to see conclusive evidence of that status.

    Admiral McCain was obviously a brown-nose climber of the U\$N scrotum pole, evidencing that in our ruptured republic, the scum, rather than the cream tends to rise to the top of the dungpile. His son, the thankfully late Senator from Aridzona, was accused by his superior officer at the “Hanoi Hilton” of treasonous cooperation with the Vietnamese. It is high evidence that the acorn does not fall far from the oak.

  91. Art says:
    @Sparkon

    Clearly, the Jew A123 is doing his very best to divert attention away from the Lebanon bombing.

    Hmm — Another sure sign of guilt.

  92. Malla says:
    @Art

    I have an Indian friend who works for HSBC India, investment banking. Smart guy, topped 2 of the 3 Charted Accounting exams in India. Jew-wise, became so initially not by reading some forbidden website or seeing some forbidden video. He became Jew-Wise thanks to his job in top level banking. Knows a lot about geopolitics too. I never spoke to him about the chosens, we used to talk about other things, friends and shit. It was he who suddenly started talking about Jews controlling Global finance and other Jew stuff. I was like “you know about the Jews too!!!!’
    When I showed him this video, many years back, I still remember what he said about the Shah “This guy is too smart. No chance in hell they would allow such an intelligent guy like him to rule in the Middle East, no way. He had to go”. Something of that sort.

  93. Frankie P says:
    @Sparkon

    Please keep in mind that when confronted with overwhelming evidence such a yours, facts that destroy their argument, Jewish Zioshills like A123 (Peace!) slink away silently, refusing to confront truth. Aha, you think, he will have to see the way, the truth, and the light now, but you would be mistaken. For the next day you are surprised to find that the Jewish Zioshill begins again at his original position, as if the large helping of truth and the utter defeat in the argument never occurred.

  94. vot tak says:

    First the author claims israel is an american proxy or ally, america being the decider/top dog:

    “America is currently arranging for its exit from the Middle East in a way that militarily secures its allies and proxies there, especially that of Israel. Naturally, it has to pick a top dog from its kennel of allies to police the region in its absence, and pick one, indeed, it has.

    Turkey.

    Not Israel.”

    Then at the end of the article the author states israel is in charge:

    “Summarized, with the choice of Turkey, you will have a trio of Arabphobes ruling and policing the middle east: the US, Israel and Turkey. Turkey taking the position of the front lines, backed by the US, and commanded by Tel Aviv.”

    Not exactly consistent…

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
  95. vot tak says:

    “America Chooses a New Mideast Policeman”

    When I saw that title I figured it was about this change:

    Failing upward? After botched Venezuelan regime-change, Elliott Abrams picked as Iran rep

    https://www.rt.com/news/497301-elliott-abrams-iran-representative/

    “The US is putting Iran on regime-change notice, appointing Iran-Contra convict Elliott Abrams as Special Representative for Iran in addition to his duties as Special Representative for Venezuela, a State Department release shows.”

  96. Moi says:
    @Patagonia Man

    Yes, you are right.

    • Thanks: Patagonia Man
  97. Ram says:

    ” Historic Palestine ” ?

    The Khazars claim that there was no such thing, nor were there any people therefore called Palestinians.

  98. @A123

    Can you answer my three questions:

    Q1: Was the USS Liberty clearly flagged?

    Q2: Could Israeli pilots clearly see the US flag from their positions?

    Q3: How could the Israeli attack on the Liberty possibly be more symbolic?

    Thankyou for demonstrating my point re: your people’s obvious obfuscation.

    Saying from my country: ‘A lie has 20 legs’.

    Why?

    Because after telling the first lie you have to tell another 20 to support the first!

    • LOL: A123
    • Replies: @Desert Fox
  99. @Yukon Jack

    You asserted, quote: “The explosion looks like a MOAB or nuke.” [emphasis mine]

    A doctored vid proves nothing.

    You know there are Rules of Logic, right?

    Cheers!

    • Replies: @Yukon Jack
  100. Steven80 says:

    US sees Turkey as an asset. Being in the financial industry, I have a professional distortion and when I hear assets, I always look for the liabilities. Some of the liabilities that immedietely come to my mind are:

    – Turkey borders three NATO & EU natons, and all three of them see Turkey’s government as a threat. Greece is shaking weapons, Cypruss is in defacto occupation, Bulgaria has turkish minority in their border area. All being former ottoman provinces, with population that dislikes turks. By supporting Erdogan, NATO is eroding itself seriously in the rest of SE Europe. What do you think army servicemen in those countries think about US actions now?

    – Turkish lira is in a freefall and most turks feel it. Anyone with foreign passport is getting out of the country that had 14% unemployment before covid and is probably closing 20% now, rushing to the EU. This naturally erodes Erdogan support and the next ruler will likely come with the promises for different policies, which is natural with the currently demoralised army and thediminishing popular support for wars.

    – Attacking Lebanon from the north means all the supply lines will be through Syria, and turkish provinces populated by either arabs or kurds. Both group are not the earnest Erdogan supporters. Iskenderun for example (former Alexandretta) was annexed from syria in 1937 with a forged referendum, and east of Afrin are all kurd hill tribes that remember slaughters from the 1990-ies. This naturally makes the locals unreliable and supply lines harder to maintain for Turkey. Syria itself (and Russia in that matter) will hardly stay and watch the turkish army advances.

    It seems even to a non-specialist that the US is not building a strategy in the region that has chances of being successful. Sometimes I wonder why this mighty political-military machine fails – does it lack money or specialists?

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
    , @Turk 152
  101. A123 says:

    This is a thread about TURKEY. Off-topic comments should be posted elsewhere.

    PEACE 😇

  102. anonlb says:

    * the name ‘Atatürk’, which means father or ancestor of Turks is strange, given that Kemal was not an ethnic Turk: there is considerable circumstantial evidence that he was a Dönmeh .

    Atatürk was an arnaut/shqiptar/albanian. The latest term is german invention.

  103. @Patagonia Man

    Agree, anyone who doubts that the attack was deliberate should read these books , Blood in the Water by Joan Mellon and Remember the Liberty by Philip Nelson, can be had on amazon, both boths have contributions by survivors.

    • Thanks: Patagonia Man
  104. @Al Liguori

    Get me off your website now!! Respectfully you do not have the right to post images or quotes of me or defame me. I have contacted your web platform Adobe (I sourced your platform code) and asked them to take your web site down. Take my name off your website or expect more heat. You are a mentally deranged and dangerous person.
    Adobe is working on it.

    Your Adobe Case ADB-14452497-Z8Q7

    Dear Fran,

    We have escalated a complaint about the website which you informed us about and we will take action against it, Thank you for your time and feedback and we are glad that you took out your time for us.

    Thanks for working with us,

    Adobe Customer Care

    • Replies: @Majority of One
  105. Alfred says:
    @Hiram of Tyre

    Additionally — and I don’t know how true it is — but I read in Eileen Pollack’s “The Jewish Shah”, that the Shah was secretly Jewish.

    I doubt it very much. His father, Reza Shah, was born in Mazandaran but the family originated from the Caucuses. His Persian Cossacks guarded the British embassy in Tehran. Occasionally, his soldiers would shoot someone for fun. Nothing could be done by the cops as the British ruled the country. Later, the British made him shah.

    There are many stories about the fierceness of Reza Shah. Once, the bakers went on strike for a higher bread price. Reza Shah set off from his palace at the top of Tehran and went to the nearest baker. his soldiers grabbed the baker. They heated up the oven and put the baker in it. By the time they reached the next bakery, the bread was ready for the public. 🙂

  106. @vot tak

    “you will have a trio … the US, Israel and Turkey. Turkey taking the position of the front lines, backed by the US, and commanded by Tel Aviv.”

    Not that the author is correct by any means, but what I believe s/he may be referring to is any operation to be successful requires:-

    1. an architectural (planning) level;
    2. an operational level – ensuring that all the supplies are in place, the right operatives are adequately trained to perform the right tasks, operatives are in position, etc, etc; and
    3. a working level – the operatives who actually carry out the tasks on the day.

    Given the author’s faulty chain of causation, I s’pose the author thinks that:
    – the US will fulfill the first;
    – the zionist entity, the second; and
    – Turkey the third.

    I’ve cited elsewhere on this thread why the author’s conclusion is patently absurd.

  107. @Steven80

    “Sometimes I wonder why this mighty political-military machine fails – does it lack money or specialists?”

    Integrity.

    The leitmotif of the USians is: ‘I won’t rat on your scheme, if you don’t rat on mine.’

  108. @Fran Taubman

    Who is this woman? I hadn’t been around for most of the past four years. Is she an embed sleeper, specifically posting in order to establish a presence and then, pounce?

    My impression of this site is that it draws some of the best informed minds in the world as a collegium of dissent against the financial elite and their numerous archons and minions. It is a scene for exchange of viewpoints and assessments…culturally, one of the most valuable assets remaining extant.

    • Replies: @Patagonia Man
  109. @Patagonia Man

    The mocking bird media assertion of 2750 tons of ammonium nitrate means nothing, right?

    They lie and lie and lie, they all repeat the talking points. The media asserting some potential chemical in a warehouse proves nothing.

    Then we know that Israel is capable of such a deed, and we have Israeli politicians bragging about this as an act of God.

    Israeli got lucky again? I don’t think so.

    And we have our intuition, we have our eyes, we see what looks like a nuke going off.

    Good luck defending your position, the truth will out.

    • Replies: @Sparkon
    , @Steven80
  110. Turk 152 says:
    @Steven80

    It fails because it has all the money and power in the world but no specialists.

    The political decision-makers in the US are very out of touch. In business when you enter a country, you know it is critical to staff it with local decision-makers, who are in touch with the local market so you can understand and sell your products. Politicians will eliminate entire countries from the conversation because of a decision that they are not allies because of something that happened 50 years ago. So, the decisions on how to handle the Middle East, could get made by a religious ideologue who has never stepped foot in the region, but knows what it says in the Bible or, Exxon and Boeing’s regional representatives. The intelligence agencies have some competence, but they are often ignored for bigger priorities, like political campaign contributions or their pledge to Israel.

    • Agree: Steven80
  111. Sparkon says:
    @Yukon Jack

    Paul P. Murphy of CNN reports on fake video of the Beirut explosion:

    Doctored videos of Tuesday’s devastating explosion in Beirut are already circulating on every major social media platform.

    In videos originally shot by both CNN and eyewitnesses in the Lebanese capital, footage of a rising smoke plume at Beirut Port was inverted and made to look like a “negative.” In addition, a missile-like object was superimposed on the video.

    Some of the manipulated footage was taken from the Facebook page of Beirut-based, CNN Arabic social media producer Mehsen Mekhtfe. He had captured the explosion while walking near the port — something that he does frequently during that time of day.

    “Many people reached out to me to tell me that it’s fake,” Mekhtfe told CNN, referring to the fake missile video. “But it’s my video and I have the original and it doesn’t show that. When people ask me about it, I tell them, the doctored one is not true.”

    “I can emphasize that I didn’t see any missile and didn’t hear any jet or drone above me,” he added.

    https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/08/06/doctored-videos-of-beirut-explosion-already-circulating/

    • Replies: @Sya Beerens
  112. Robjil says:
    @Priss Factor

    Lebanon is one of the seven nations to be destroyed for the 9 11 false flag. Israel has no mercy for any nation but itself. It has delusions that destroying seven nations will make it great – MIGA. The first Israel of the Tanakh destroyed seven nations. One would think that humanity advances, no Israel repeats and repeats the worst things of its past. It even has a huge Golem to do its work – the USA.

    https://www.globalresearch.ca/we-re-going-to-take-out-7-countries-in-5-years-iraq-syria-lebanon-libya-somalia-sudan-iran/5166

    “This is a memo that describes how we’re going to take out seven countries in five years, starting with Iraq, and then Syria, Lebanon, Libya, Somalia, Sudan and, finishing off, Iran.” I said, “Is it classified?” He said, “Yes, sir.” I said, “Well, don’t show it to me.” And I saw him a year or so ago, and I said, “You remember that?” He said, “Sir, I didn’t show you that memo! I didn’t show it to you!”

    • Thanks: Sya Beerens
  113. Sparkon says:
    @Sya Beerens

    Be grateful I’m here to prevent that from happening.

    NB: In the future, please don’t post blind links without some accompanying comment.

    • Replies: @Sya Beerens
  114. @Majority of One

    Just a heads up, Majority.

    Fran is a serial dissembler here on UR – who endlessly repeats C.A.M.E.R.A’s talking points and does absolutely zero critical thinking.

    No matter how much factual evidence one can provide her – ‘black is white and white is black’.

    From my experience its a waste of time to engage her.

    Cheers!

    • Agree: Fran Taubman
    • Replies: @Fran Taubman
  115. @Sparkon

    Sorry it won’t happen again…

  116. @Patagonia Man

    But happily on the moral and mentally capable side battling the lunatics and sociopaths like Ju Ju be Al.
    It is all ones perspective. I am a believer in might makes might. I believe in my truth. And that my truth represents goodness and fair play.

  117. Steven80 says:
    @Yukon Jack

    There are already some reports about israeli involvement:
    https://www.richardsilverstein.com/2020/08/04/breaking-israel-bombed-beirut/

    However, that is hard to prove – it might be some idiot smoking a cigarette that started it all.

    Regarding the Nuke hypothesis – couple of arguements why it is not:

    – nuclear blast always has a “flash” – that is one of the main characteristics. They used to teach people about that during the cold war (I was a kid then)

    – a nuclear explosion is indicated by a chemical reaction, that is brownish smoke at the start – which is not the case now

    – a small nuke must be made from plutonium (11 kg critical mass, uranuim needs much more – over 50 kg) which is so sought after now after the closure of plutonum making reactors, so deficite and espensive, that is bought immediately for use for satellite fuel, and is very unlikely to be used as the bomb will probably cost more than any military non-nuclear operation thay will destroy more. To get an impression, 11 kg of plutonim will cost 11,000 grams x \$4,000 per gram = 44 mln just for the material, with all elese probably \$60-70 mln or more just for the micro-nuke. Thats’ a budget for a small municipality and simply not economically justifiable.

    There is plenty of info about nuclear explosions, including decalssified docs, films, photos. In my opinion, it is likely an israeli or lame brain worker screw up, and not a small nuke.

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