Amir gives a current events and prophecy update on Israel and Russia, Gaza Strip, Damascus and more-
TEL AVIV – Iran is responding to President Donald Trump’s warnings against the Tehran regime by strengthening Hezbollah and Gaza-based terror groups as well as allying itself with Russia in exchange for economic and military privileges, an Iranian military source said.
In an article published on February 21 in the Iranian reformist news agency Amad News – Iran’s answer to WikiLeaks – an unnamed source from the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) was cited as saying that the Islamic Republic was mulling its response to “increasing threats by America,” which have the potential to turn into an “extensive military confrontation.”
Political, security and military officials have held a series of meetings, the source said, and have come to the conclusion that “Iran should deepen its strategic ties with Russia, such that in the event of an extensive war, Russia will defend Iran from American threats.”…. [read more]
Reports claim the terrorist organization may have as many as 8 anti-ship missiles; Reports come following Nasrallah’s threat on nuclear reactor
Hezbollah has reportedly obtained several Yakhont missiles, reports claiming as many as eight.
Reports released Sunday cited Western intelligence sources claiming that the terrorist organization was able to smuggle the missiles into Lebanon, the timing of the smuggling unknown.
The Yakhont, or P-800 Onyx missile, is Russian anti-cruise missile. It is capable of reaching over 300 kilometers and can carry warheads weighing over 200 kilograms. The missile is most dangerous as it can travel just meters above water and is difficult to detect or intercept…. [read more]
Arab media reported overnight that Israeli aircraft had entered Syria and bombed an arms convoy near the capital of Damascus.
The Syrian regime’s official news agency confirmed the strike, and accused Israel of trying to “divert attention from the successes achieved by the Syrian Arab army and to raise the deteriorating morals of the terrorist gangs,” by which it meant all rebel groups in the country.
But more likely is that Israel bombed this particular convoy because it was transferring weapons to Hezbollah forces, which are fighting on the side of Syrian dictator Bashar Assad.
Israel has vowed to do everything possible to prevent Hezbollah from strengthening as a result of the Syrian civil war.
The incident comes just days after Israel battled ISIS terrorists operating on the Syrian side of the Golan Heights… [Full Source]
How did the Islamic terrorist group Hezbollah get its hands on American-made armored vehicles?
That’s the question now being investigated by the US State Department, after photographs from a recent military parade the Syrian city of Al-Kosair put on by the Iranian-backed terror organization revealed a number of American armored fighting vehicles.
A number of M113 armored personnel carriers were spotted at the Hezbollah parade, prompting US officials to question how the terror group acquired them. Perhaps most disconcerting for State Department officials now working with the Defense Department is the lack of any clear leads on the source of the US-manufactured weapons.
Speaking to the Washington Post, a State Department official shot down suggestions the APCs had been purchased or stolen from the Lebanese army….. [read more]
lhwm notes: The real question is why are they displaying them now and who will be their target?