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Syrian Army Preapres To Attack ISIS-held City Of Al-Bukamal From Inside Iraqi Territory (Map, Photos, Video)

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Syrian Army Preapres To Attack ISIS-held City Of Al-Bukamal From Inside Iraqi Territory (Map, Photos, Video)

SOURCE: https://twitter.com/klkamashiq/status/926429431794724864

On November 3, the Iraqi Aletejah TV channel broadcasted footage of the Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and its allies inside al-Qa’im city near the Syrian-Iraqi border.

The footage showed a T-90A tank, and a Shilka vehicle equipped with the Syrian-made Sarab-1 active protection system of the SAA inside al-Qa’im.

Syrian Army Preapres To Attack ISIS-held City Of Al-Bukamal From Inside Iraqi Territory (Map, Photos, Video)

Source: https://twitter.com/klkamashiq/status/926412736552226816

Back on September 17, the SAA and Hezbollah deployed several special force and armored units inside the Iraqi territories according to Aletejah TV.

The UK-based Al-Araby Al-Jadeed newspaper also reported back then that officials from the Iraqi Army and the Popular Mobilization Units (PMU) met with officials of the SAA in Damascus and agreed to allow the SAA and the Iraqi Army to operate inside each other territories when needed.

The SAA, Hezbollah and several units of the PMU will likely advance towards the last ISIS stronghold in Syria, al-Bukamal city, form inside the Iraqi territory soon.

Using the Iraqi territory as a corridor to attack ISIS in al-Bukamal city will allow the SAA to save a lot of time and efforts. This will also allow the SAA to reach the city before the US-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF).

The Russian military already intensified its bombing campaign on ISIS in al-Bukamal city. On November 3, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation announced that strikes of Tu-22M3 strategic bombers and other warplanes destroyed several positions of ISIS inside and around al-Bukamal.

The Russian military also announced that the Kilo-class submarine ‘Kolpino’ fired six Kalibr cruise missiles on ISIS positions near al-Bukamal.

If the SAA attacks ISIS in al-Bukamal from the Iraqi territory, ISIS may retreat from the city towards the Homs desert in central Syria. A quick ISIS defeat in al-Qa’im city proves that the real number of ISIS fighters between Syria and Iraq is way lower than it was expected before.

Syrian Army Preapres To Attack ISIS-held City Of Al-Bukamal From Inside Iraqi Territory (Map, Photos, Video)

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Terence Silvestre Jr.

Whatever the SAA and its Allies are going to do, do it fast please.


God Speed to the SAA and all their stalwart allies.


yes, amen.

You can call me Al

The SDF are being used to bring the entry of the US and especially Israel into this, nothing more. Whilst I do sort of agree with, I doubt that they are a match for the Tiger offices and the PMU working in parallel, however the Russians need to switch the damn systems on and have the guts to shoot….. if the Saudis intervene as well, so bit it – take the bstards out.

Muriel Kuri

That’s great that they will advance from Iraq. Hopefully Russia will soften them up to butter before our guys get in there! I wish them the best of luck and speedy advance!


Relax, Terence. The yellow flag-wavers are actually doing a favour to the Syrian government and their allies by bringing together all enemies of the state under one banner – it will make it much easier to deal with them later. The whole plan for this foreign invasion was only going to work if the phony chemical attacks could be used to get a UNSC resolution, thus providing cover for the “coalition” aggression and subsequent theft of land/ethnic cleansing. That is never going to happen now, so they are left with occupied territory with an illegal foreign military presence – no basis for long-term occupation, and certainly no legitimate position in any talks. In fact, I suspect there will be no need for any more ridiculous Geneva “negotiations” or “peace process” – the Astana format is working fine, and there is no place there for either the USA, the Zionist entity, or any alleged “Syrian” armed insurgency, which is what the so-called SDF are in law and in fact. The USA is starting to have bigger problems than trying to maintain a failed regime change project which has little or no support domestically.


Don’t worry, All of Syria will be back in the hands of Syrians soon. The Russians, Syrians, Hezbullah know exactly what they are doing. They are patient like the Iranians, highly intelligent and masters of the military chess-board. Soon, the SDF will be booted out of Syria along with the Americans, and then it will be on to clean the cowardly Zios out of Golan, Gaza and Palestine. For sure, this will happen. In this case, silence is golden.

Vince Dhimos

This is bad news for the Washington war hawks. The de facto alliance between the SAA and the PMF is another nail in the coffin of US-instigated regime change.

Richard Noel Hedditch

And the White scum are soon to be less than half the population in America. Zionism is finished.

Gabriel Hollows

White genocide is a ZIONIST goal, you god-damned retard.


Whose goal the Native genocide ? XD.

Richard Noel Hedditch

Yeah, yeah, the Cpnstitution cooked up by Slave-trading Freemasonry.


@richard NH…according to American historian, C. Beard (read ‘an economic interpretation of the constitution of the US) that is an accurate assessment. In fact all, or nearly all, the founding fathers were slave owners and Freemasons. Their efforts toward creating a constitution were essentially a private initiative involving only a few of society’s insider ‘elite’. This cadre was not beyond using force and threats to get unsupportive Governors online. Democracy certainly was not prioritized as only 6% of the nation were eligible to vote.


The US Democracy is at the best an Plutocracy toothpaste to replace the Medieval Religions believes for masses manipulation… ====================== OCTOBER 26, 2017

The Simulacra Democracy



Photo by William Brawley | CC by 2.0

… a nation in which 87 percent of eighteen- to twenty-four year olds (according to a 2002 National Geographic Society/Roper Poll survey) cannot locate Iran or Iraq on a world map and 11 percent cannot locate the United States (!) is not merely “intellectually sluggish.” It would be more accurate to call it moronic, capable of being fooled into believing anything …”

— Morris Berman

I cannot remember U.S. culture ever being quite so compromised by ruling class control. Hollywood turns out one jingoistic and militaristic and racist film and TV show after another. Corporate news is completely controlled by the same forces that run Hollywood. It is the complete capitulation of the liberal class to the interests of the increasingly fascistic U.S. elite. And this didn’t start with Donald Trump. Certainly in its current incarnation it goes back at least to Bill Clinton, and really it goes back to the end of World War Two. The ideological trajectory was formed under the Dulles brothers and military industrial complex — representing U.S. business interests and exhibiting a demand for global hegemony. But once the Soviet Union collapsed, the project was accelerated and intensified.

Another starting point might well be the 1960 Bay of Pigs fiasco, or the 1961 CIA (and MI6) assassination of Patrice Lumumba. Or Kennedy’s 1962 speech at American University calling for the end of Pax Americana. We know what happened to Kennedy soon after that. Pick any of these incidents. But it was the fall of the U.S.S.R. that signaled to the governing class, the proprietor class, that the last real obstacle to global domination had been removed. In the interim, one finds the Iran/Contra affair, and the invasion of Iraq. The real and the symbolic meaning of the Soviet Union is forgotten today, I think. Its meaning for the developing world, especially.

The next conscious trial balloon was Clinton’s attack on the former Yugoslavia. A test run for expanding NATO. And it worked. The propaganda machine has never been as successful as it was when it demonized the Serbs and Milosevic. Then came 9/11. And the well honed PR machine spewed an endless barrage of hyper-patriotic rhetoric and disinformation. American exceptionalism was given full credibility. And remember Colin Powell and his cartoon visual teaching aids at the UN? Nobody was going to argue. Certainly not the white liberal class. And Hollywood upped its game in churning out military fantasies. And in just churning out fantasies. A genre that lent itself to obvious neo-colonial messages. By 2007, when Barack Obama announces he will run for President, the master narrative for America was firmly entrenched. The biggest hit from Hollywood in this period is Avatar (2009), a neo-colonial fable that fit seamlessly with Obama’s reconquest of Africa.

Dan Glazebrook recently wrote:

The year 2009, two years before Gaddafi’s murder, was a pivotal one for US-African relations. First, because China surpassed the US as the continent’s largest trading partner; and second, because Gaddafi was elected President of the African Union. The significance of both for the decline of US influence on the continent could not be clearer. Whilst Gaddafi was spearheading attempts to unite Africa politically, committing serious amounts of Libyan oil wealth to make this dream a reality, China was quietly smashing the West’s monopoly over export markets and investment finance. Africa no longer had to go cap-in-hand to the IMF for loans, agreeing to whatever self-defeating terms were on offer, but could turn to China – or indeed Libya – for investment. And if the US threatened to cut them off from their markets, China would happily buy up whatever was on offer. Western economic domination of Africa was under threat as never before.

The US response was to increase base building, upgrade AFRICOM, and then murder Gadaffi. Hollywood hits from this period include The Hurt Locker and The Dark Knight. Meanwhile domestically Obama was giving the OK for militarizing of police departments across the country. On another front….Danny Haiphong wrote…

What isn’t discussed often enough is how Obama has worked tirelessly to protect and fulfill the interests of the corporate healthcare system. In 2009, he collaborated with the monopoly health insurance industry and its pharmaceutical counterparts to repress the demand for single payer healthcare. The conditions at the time appeared ripe for a single payer system. Popular discontent with Republican Party rule was at its highest point. A relatively organized movement for single payer care was represented by organizations such as Healthcare Now. The Democratic Party possessed a majority in both the House and Senate.

Obama came to power as Wall Street went into meltdown, 2008. But instead of hope and change we got almost 5 trillion dollars moving to the top 1% of the financial elite. Poverty increased every year under Obama, as did inequality. Social Network came out in 2010 and Wolf of Wall Street in 2013. Both were big hits. The message from Hollywood never changed. And part of that message is that wealth is its own justification and a symbol of virtue. Hollywood, and U.S. liberals just naturally gravitate toward the rich.

Obama attacked Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Libya, Sudan, Somalia, and Yemen. And it is perhaps that last venture that will prove to be his most significant. Arming, training, and coordinating the Saudi aggression (and now that has escalated to boots on the ground) against the helpless Yemen has resulted in the largest humanitarian catastrophe in five decades.

Etc…. https://www.counterpunch.org/2017/10/26/the-simulacra-democracy/


Whites don’t belong to America.


Are you guys losing it?


I always laught when Americans or Canadians cry about white genocide whereas they have genocided the Natives. XD.

The only that can talk about white genocide are Europeans, especially east Europeans that had never colonized other people. But, like most Americans and Canadians are Europeans, what I can understand is that people are crying about they have done to others.

So, morality is : never do to others what you don’t want others to do to you.

northerntruthseeker .

Then.. what about the criminal Israeli genocide of Palestinians? THAT is a real genocide taking place right now…


Supported by Americans and Canadians and Europeans.


Serious, your knowledge of history is sadly lacking .

Poland was once a very powerful nation that controlled her own Empire. I am sure that history to you is just ‘ old stuff ‘ but surely you should consider events that go further back then when you last went for a shit ?


The Empire of Poland and the Baltic Nations By Kathy McDonough


I think it’s OK to have colonized people around you. But, they have genocided nobody. I don’t think you can compare that with crossing a whole ocean and genociding 100 millions people to take a land big than twice Europe.

And, Americans are still colonizing people.

Poles get a backfire when they were colonized in return after and they were not enjoying it at all.

Nobody likes to be colonized. that’s why I don’t understand people who colonized other people.


Your rather feeble attempts here to ‘ colonise ‘ this forum are akin to the US invasion of Canada in 1812 Serious.

A Total Failure.

Frane Frlan

During migration of Slavic tribes to west and southeast of Europe, many of the native tribes sees to exist. There are many artefacts of some cultures which lived together with Romans, but some cultures completely disappeared when Slavs arrived. Around 5th and 6th centuries much of omitted tribes were fierce warriors and mercenaries and quite often, they dealt with any resistance with wiping out the whole territory.

Jc Plancarte

That is human history. It has been happening since mankind gathered in groups and killed other groups to take over their territories. Every human population, today, had to come from somewhere else and established themselves where they are now by driving out, or massacring whoever was there first!!! Even American natives where at constant war with other tribes.

Solomon Krupacek

poland was nothimg. the luthuanians were the strong part. polish animals only killed russians. then the russins said: nyet! and cut poland.


Solomon, you are really a rather poorly educated Jew.

The renowned Polish Heavy cavalry ( Winged Hussaria) stopped the advance of the Turkish armies in their tracks at the battle of Vienna and so by saved much of Europe from Muslim Rule.


Solomon Krupacek

one generation were good. but the lost quickly everything. polish nation is the most bloody wester slavian nation. losers.


The Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth (empire) 1648–1764 was a 116 year period that is more that one generation Solomon. It is about 4 generations, so again you display your ignorance with your specious arguments Solomon.

Solomon Krupacek

this was shitty kingdom, never empire. and the lithuanians were the brain and muscle. when they have fallen, polish skunks lost everything. sieg heil russia, the comqueror of poland!

Mauro Craizer

You know what was the greatest danger for native Americans during colonization? They actually couldn’t see their mortal enemy-germs and viruses. Tuberculosis, typhus, smallpox, measles, influenza, cholera, bubonic plague, chickenpox, the common cold, diphtheria, malaria, scarlet fever, sexually transmitted diseases, typhoid, and pertussis (whooping cough). killed much more natives than guns. It’s estimated 80-90% of natives died of diseases. The natives had much less starvation and they were larger and healthier than Europeans simply due to better diets, they didn’t lived in a bio-hazard hellholes like European towns. A lot of diseases came from domestic animals. The natives had only horses. But they didn’t have immunity system like Europeans. It was an unintentional annihilation, not a genocide. Zio wants you to think whitey is a monster, they are doing the same old tactic for decades-“divide and conquer”, ppl like Soros admitted they intentionally created mass migration in Europe. USA is fighting Israel wars in ME for 40 yrs. But AIPAC and likes will label you “anti-semite” if you question anything real about Israel. Why nobody at UN or anywhere is asking for Isreal to disclose its nuclear program? it’s a open secret they have nukes, they are the only limitless nuclear power in the world, zero official records.


I was thinking the same :) It must be something in the water they drink in the US.

Jc Plancarte

neither do all the blacks and migrant minorities that are making whites a minority, you self-defecating einstein!!! Neither do Turks belong in Asia minor, nor Arabs in North Africa, nor muslims in south Asia and India!!! They are all murderous invaders who destroyed cultures, civilizations, populations!!! Why are you singling out whites, you self-defecating, dishonest hypocrite!!!


If you are not aware of, Whites have brought Blacks in America.

I think the hypocrites are the Americans who tell Palestinians to leave I don’t know where whereas the Americans don’t go back to Europe.

You can call me Al

Why TH did you say white scum, you retard ?… what a stupid comment. Just remember Obama started all of this.


Really? I am pretty certain that the Wesley Clarke comment (7 countries) was made sometime around 2002.The leaked wiki Clinton mails show preparations going back to 2006. This didnt begin with Obama


Perhaps Al meant the current racial rift in the US. If that’s the case, you’re both right.

You can call me Al

Yes you are right, apologies.

Jc Plancarte

And Obummer wasn’t a bit hesitant to work for the deep-sate masters, destroying independent countries, murdering hundreds of thousands of innocent civilians using his islamist terrorist brethren in Libya and Syria!!!! Obummer is another willing deep-state puppet, just like Bush!!! Both of them are war criminals and should be hanged!!!

Jc Plancarte

Racist, much???


US based Zionists are actually a tiny minority that have largely hijacked the United States foreign policy agenda in last decades. Via a raft of well funded and influential Neo-Con policy think tanks. That essentially advocate for the direct focus of US resources, political and military, on the containment and re-division of the Israeli-hostile regional nation states of modern Mesopotamia and Iran. The results have been Israeli-centric US foreign policies. Fixated on Israeli regional security, by proposing the whole-scale containment and social re-engineering of the far larger, far more populous, regional national Arab and Persian states. These middle east based ideas and policies actually have very little to with the inherent interests of the majority of ‘white’ US citizens – and their immediate concerns within the US.

Richard Noel Hedditch

But the bastards vote Zionist Republican / Democrat 99 % pf the time.


That is because the US is essentially a two-party platform representative democracy. The Neo-Cons are seriously invested in creating and maintaining a Washington based two-party/ cross-party common foreign policy platform – so that regardless which major party is in office, the same Neo-Con middle east policies will remain dominant. This is proving to have two very significant electoral consequences in US. Firstly, the impact of the minority Neo-Con’s powerful lobbying and financial influence, and the purchased MSM compliance, is such that they have completely eroded real electoral choices for the majority to oppose this middle east fixated agenda. Secondly, when the majority did actually support a candidate from outside the Neo-Con cross-party bubble, in the form of Trump, running on a reduced middle east military interventionist policy campaign, completlely against the GOP establishment, the minority Neo-Con’s have done everything possible to frustrate this electoral choice of the majority.


Yeah! Great! Outsmarted Yanks lmfao ??


Now jihadi rats are starting to lose their hair and beards. Official trailer is out ” End of Rat kingdom” november 2017


Yes the US regime recycles them into PKK terrorists under the disguise of SDF…


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The Jihadi rats are all members of the Syrian Democratic Forces now :)

Ray Douglas

Their faces should be a little paler due to not getting the sun. Easy to spot them.


Its not over till the city is captured. Many things can happen, I’d suggest a airborne assault held till ground forces come. Risky but worth it.

Joe Doe

Now, when Deir Ezzor is liberated, SAA could proceed advances from North and South(Iraq territory) towards al-Bukamal city and I hope SAA from South will proceed from West and East of the river and cut off SDF reaching the Syria-Iraqi border


The fact that such plan existed since September proves that the situation regarding the US’s efforts to block this road was and is very serious. Well done Resistance for anticipation of such move and planning accordingly. I hope the Empire doesn’t do anything stupid out of desperation and doesn’t escalate the tension to the sky.

Muriel Kuri

You can’t put anything past them. How many times have we seen the terrorist carted around in helicopters from one area to another? I wish my country would work towards peace and leave the rest of the world alone! I despise these warmongers that have taken control!


SAA in Al-Qaim, interesting!

Real Anti-Racist Action

China promised and promised 2 years ago to send help. And where is the Chinese help? China should have 1,000 troops always being rotated into Syria. That why they can all claim that a majority of the world sides with Syrian operations to rid Eastern Syria of terrorist. With Chinese and Russians and Iranians and Syrians and Iraqi’s and Lebanese all fighting to liberate 100% of Eastern Syria the USSA would be fearful to start bombing Chinese and Russian troops.

Solomon Krupacek

they promised help only in field of health care

Samuel Boas

China does not want to drag itself into a war that can fuel a third world war. The Americans on the other hand are irresponsible war mongers who will do anything to start ww3. China helps already with a lot.

Rafik Chauhan



very smart move

let’s see if it’s checkmate


I suspect that the northern side of the Euphrates in Iraq is also void of any ISIS fighters. They should cross the river on the Iraqi side where it’s not defended and then swoop into Syria north of Euphrates! :D


Surprise attack is probably the best and most classic military strategy!!! :)))

Brad Isherwood

It’s good to see the Sarab ATGM jammer on SAA mechanized. Wish Syria could have mass produced that. …they would have at least 400 tanks back and the crews. Syrian war has been a Technology challenge/experience. Europe and Balkan crime dumped millions of $$$ in weapons on Syria ,while Criminal Kurds and others stole Syrian and Iraqi oil for profits and fund the murder.

So many Brave Syrians and Iraqi went to their deaths while Evil and coward nations murdered them at a distance, …like US or Israeli airpower. If some great misfortune befalls the Miserable House of Saud. …it’s high fives and celebrate . It’s in Russia’s power to close the deal on the US/Israhell plans for Syria and Iraq.

Leave the both frustrated and kicking chairs accross the room.

Gonçalo Pena

We do not have news from Suheil Hassan and his tigers for quite a while. I hope Al-bukamal is the good news.

Brad Isherwood

The US should be forced to leave at Syrian Gov request. Especially when ISIS is gonzo. A few weeks back. …some US diplomatic Be’atch said the US would remain with Kurds so that Free Syrian political opportunity existed. Translation. ….US gonna stick around and screw Syria like they screw Americans with rigged Congress and rigged election, While Jews and Illegal Jeckyl Island Federal Reserve …..dance on their heads.

I think Putin needs to make History right now …by standing for Syria!! To Hell with Rothschilds Central Bank,…To Hell with Netanyahu and his Iran/Hezbollah mind BS.

Stand for Free People’s. ….Putin/Lavrov can make a Statement that will knock walls down all the way to Libya!


Seems like a good tactical move as the USA cannot overtly bomb the Syrians on Iraqi territory without showing their hand. Syrians are winning. Matt must be biting himself


Aaaand he’s not alone. They’ll retreat and regroup. Wait, there are two matts, one of them more polite than the other. Darn it! They change their avatar every other day so I don’t know which is which.


Now that the Kurds are likely cut off, tribal leaders in Syria to the North of al-Bukamal should now be able to see clearly that it is in their best interest to join the winning side, rather than the loser Kurds.

In fact, some of then that recently joined the Kurds to hand over the Omar oil field, may be having second thoughts.

Brad Isherwood

Yes….and hopefully the Turds,…oops,….Kurds will not do deals with Saudi Trash in Raqqa or anywhere else. SAA should send a special forces platoon to arrest the Saudi Trash in Raqqa. People in Raqqa now realize US Freedom = get your @ss bombed and nothing but your eyes left to cry in. While I am really disappointed with Putin for letting Palmyra fall ,which cost 1/2 year to recover, …meanwhile US build bases and ready Kurds to steal Syrian territory. I’ll take Russia back room deal with Kurds ….to return Tabqa Dam and East Euphrates oil fields.

SAA hooking up with Iraqi military and PMU is going to give Israhell and the Pentagon a stroke!

Putin needs to stand apart from Netanyahu and Hell Aviv,….make a Statement towards Syria’s Sovereignty. Tell Netanyahu and Trump their presence and claims….. are Illegal!!


wouldnt daesh also retreat towards jordan too? or have they stopped their support for terrorists as well?


Very entertaining. Good to see this co-ordination with the Iraqi army, too – this will help to clean up this front in order to wipe the last stains of black and blue off the map. Then it will be time to deal with the traitors in yellow… I expect they were entertaining some fantasies about “negotiating” with land occupied in tandem with a foreign military power illegally operating on Syrian territory – good luck with that. There is no legal basis for retaining lands occupied by force, especially when doing so as the government army has been distracted by defeating foreign-backed terrorist forces. They can only hide behind US skirts for so long – just remember the fate of “Kurdistan”. This yellow occupied area will be stuck between Turkish, Iraqi and Syrian hostile military forces – no long-term prospects at all.


Taking abukamal marks the end of the campaign against Isis. But how much SAA manpower does this really free?

A large force must remain to deter SDF aggression. But it frees up the tiger forces. It also ends Isis assistance for idlib militants. In the past, every attack on idlib was undermined by isis attacking SAA to deflect pressure from idlib.

This time, idlib militants will need major US intervention to save them from advances of the SAA. Another 59 cruise missiles and accusations of chemical weapons won’t work again. Only aggression by SDF threatening to take more land will work. Otherwise idlib province will be liberated by the SAA.


Finally T2 pump station is on SAA hands, incredible !

That Guy

Fuck Yeah !

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