war against assad is what the jews want

Coalition airstrikes targeted pro-Syrian regime forces
Ryan Browne, CNN, May 18 2017

FASCHINGSTEIN – Coalition aircraft bombed pro-Syrian regime forces Thursday that “were advancing well inside an established de-confliction zone,” according to a statement from the coalition. The statement said the pro-regime militias “posed a threat to Pindosi and partner forces at At Tanf,” a remote base in southern Syria near the Syria-Jordan-Iraq border that coalition advisers have used to train “Vetted Syrian Opposition” to aid the fight (supposedly) against Daesh. Two aircraft were dispatched as a “show of force” to get the Syrian vehicles to turn around. The official statement said that the vehicles did not stop despite the show of force and warning shots. An airstrike hit the convoy after the vehicles continued toward the base, striking an enemy tank and bulldozer, or front loader-type vehicle. The airstrikes were considered to be carried out in “self-defense” given the militias’ proximity to a base used by elite Pindosi and coalition troops. Pro-Assad Shia militias backed by Iran have historically operated in that area. A convoy of 20 pro-regime vehicles were headed toward At Tanf Wednesday night, searching vehicles and buildings along the way, according to a US official. Thirteen of the vehicles breached the “de-confliction zone” around the base that is the area that the coalition has communicated to the Russians and their regime alliesto stay away from. The official said five of the vehicles came within 29 km of the base on Thursday morning when the aircraft were dispatched. The official statement said that Russia had made “apparent” attempts to “dissuade Syrian pro-regime movement south toward At Tanf,” but that those efforts were “unsuccessful.” There is a Syrian regime base nearby, the official said, adding that forces there are equipping to handle about a battalion’s worth of troops.

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