Russia – Major Deployment in Syria

(More escalation in Syria)

Putin Sends Tanks to Syria: “Largest Deployment of Outside Russian Forces Since USSR Collapse”

by Mac Slavo

… Russia has stuck up for the Syrian regime, and vowed to oppose a Western agenda to overrun it…

However, the announcement of tank shipments from Russia takes it to a whole new level. Via Fox News:

… Seen as a build-up to aid Bashar Assad’s embattled regime … Russia’s military build-up in Syria has grown to include the shipment of a half-dozen highly sophisticated battle tanks — and more troops — a defense official told Fox News, in what the source called the “first clear sign of offensive weapons arriving in Syria.” …

The defense official, briefed on the latest satellite photos of the Syrian coastline, said: “This is the largest deployment of Russian forces outside the former Soviet Union since the collapse of the USSR.” …

Pentagon spokesman Capt. Jeff Davis told reporters on Monday that theactivities “suggest the establishment of a forward air operating base.”

The arrival of Russian tanks arguably goes beyond the purely ‘defensive’ equipment that Putin has delivered in the past, giving clear reasons to believe that hostilities have deepened to the point of a wider war and an all out conflict. …


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