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mmm…told you so!


So again I have been proved correct: the Islamic resistances armed forces, or what we call terrorists and jihadists, are slowly benefiting from the downfall of their old nemesis.

In short, the ‘Arab Spring’, western-directed or not, have achieved what they have not for decades, the removal from power grips of their old repressors (remember this was the primary and first stated strategic objective of these groups as reiterated in their Jihadi Manifesto of the early 1990s in Afghanistan), who would not allow them any freedom of action (see the post below of Syria, my recommendations and warnings).

Libya, the Islamists, armed and political of nature, through the ballot box mentality, are holding tight to the power centres, and the west are fighting them through the local proxies. In Egypt, the army is the western proxy, and the rest non-western in any forms (the raw peoples power).

In short, we take and we fall by our swords, and keep watching, I predict we are slowly commiting Japanese-style honour-suicide in the Middle East, and probably across the global.

Headlines (links below):

1. British and Qatari forces operating in Syria, and probably the Russians forces as well in support of the incumbent regime.

2. of concern the privatisation of civil security in UK, following the US Homeland Security approach, as the police services and stations are to be privatised to independent contractors.

3. An interesting article from Der Spiegel on an interview with the Baharaini Dictators, calling for Assad ”to listen to his people”, hahaha, what an irony, right???

4. Iran implementing ‘recommended’ political and social reform. Excellent move. and so forth.

5. US Freedom of Media crushed, as the US Media Freedom Index falls to No. 47 in the world.

The Links:

http://ideas.time.com/2012/02/07/the-new-upper-class-and-the-real-reason-we-dislike-them/

http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs/closeread/2012/02/mimi-and-the-president.html

http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2012/01/30/120130fa_fact_lehrer

http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2010/08/30/100830fa_fact_mayer

http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2012/feb/10/falkland-islands-argentina-uk-nuclear-weapons

http://www.guardian.co.uk/media/2012/feb/11/sun-journalists-arrested

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2099498/Mimi-Alford-The-day-JFK-took-virginity-wifes-White-House-bed.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2099428/Russia-jails-CIA-mole-passing-information-missile-systems-U-S.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2098761/Assads-propaganda-machine-goes-overdrive-State-TV-claims-terrorist-rebels-killed-children-bomb-blasts–wheres-proof.html

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/10/us-olympics-soccer-hijab-idUSTRE8190T620120210

http://www.washingtonpost.com/business/economy/for-sec-investigating-insider-trading-in-congress-presents-complications/2012/02/10/gIQAVzOB5Q_story.html

http://www.washingtonpost.com/lifestyle/style/world-press-photo-2012-winners/2012/02/10/gIQA1EJ83Q_gallery.html

http://www.washingtonpost.com/world/us-says-it-wants-investment-but-china-remains-wary/2012/02/09/gIQAhsoB5Q_story.html

http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/0,1518,814294,00.html

http://www.spiegel.de/international/business/0,1518,813907,00.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2099940/The-firm-hijacked-NHS-MoS-investigation-reveals-extraordinary-extent-international-management-consultants-role-Lansleys-health-reforms.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2099957/Video-proof-Libyas-freedom-fighters-turned-brutal-torturers.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2099511/Apple-worth-Microsoft-Google-combined.html

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/12/us-passport-idUSTRE81B05A20120212

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/10/us-libya-prisons-idUSTRE8190YR20120210

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/12/us-peru-rebels-idUSTRE81B0JX20120212

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/02/12/us-iran-china-idUSTRE81B0HO20120212

http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/feb/12/alqaida-zawahiri-support-syrian-uprising

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2100109/BBC-apologies-broadcasting-documentaries-firm-paid-millions-PR-clients.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2100084/We-turn-High-Street-shops-housing-classrooms-says-Sainsburys-boss-denies-supermarkets-blame-decline-small-stores.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2100067/Did-U-S-university-plan-create-intellectually-superior-race-children-repopulate-Britain-World-War-Two.html

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2100273/Al-Qaedas-new-leader-urges-Syrians-rely-West-new-video-posting.html

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/iran/9078684/Iran-moves-to-ban-stoning.html

http://www.ft.com/cms/s/0/5cecf890-558b-11e1-9d95-00144feabdc0.html

http://www.nytimes.com/2012/02/13/us/admiral-pushes-for-freer-hand-in-special-forces.html?hp

http://rt.com/news/russia-superlaser-thermonuclear-weapon-123/

http://rt.com/politics/syria-russia-libya-duma-statement-975/

http://www.spiegel.de/international/world/0,1518,814664,00.html

http://www.debka.com/article/21729

http://www.debka.com/article/21718

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About s.s.salim: Geopolitical Analyst

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One thought on “mmm…told you so!

  1. I forgot to mention for a moment also I seemed vindicated on my predictions a day after the reins of Kim Jung Un, that he will either be assasinated or coup de main/etat whatever of their versions.

    I think there is a link to the news past week that he might have been assasinated????

    Posted by s.s.salim: Geopolitical Analyst | February 13, 2012, 3:45 pm

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