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Sources: Syrian Rebels Training On Anti-Aircraft Weapons In Jordan

Sources: Syrian Rebels Training On Anti-Aircraft Weapons In Jordan

KELLY MCEVERS and RIMA MARROUCH
December 12, 2012 1:14 PM

The U.S. has now formally recognized a new Syrian opposition group as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people. But the U.S. has repeatedly declined to provide weapons for rebels fighting President Bashar Assad's army.

However, NPR has learned that there are movements behind the scenes. In Jordan, several Syrian sources said that Jordanian authorities, along with their U.S. and British counterparts, have organized training for Syrian rebels on sophisticated anti-aircraft weapons.

The Syrian sources would not identify the weapons or where they came from, but they indicated they were the kind of arms that could have a dramatic impact in the fight against Assad's military.

Read more: http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/12/12/167055437/sou...



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So "they" can have...

"sophisticated anti-aircraft weapons" but we, who are being bombarded with chemicals, cannot. Oh wait... we also can't have teachers, like the ones in CT this morning, who have a loaded semi-auto pistol LOCKED in a desk drawer.

(Agree with LL on the consistent high quality & relevance of Earl M's posts also, btw.)

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Thanks for posting.

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Thanks Tom!

Appreciate all your postings as well..

You always post quality material

Sometimes it makes me sad seeing you post something really important and nobody comments or even rates it.
Keep up the good work.
Merry Christmas.

LL on Twitter: http://twitter.com/LibertyPoet
sometimes LL can suck & sometimes LL rocks!
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Love won! Deliverance from Tyranny is on the way! Col. 2:13-15

Thanks Tom! Merry Christmas To You As Well Brother In Liberty!

There are times I get so caught up posting articles, I fail to spend more time reading and commenting on the others.

My apologies...