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Jordanian International Air Cargo, the secret airline that’s reportedly flooding Syria with weapons

Today’s New York Times uncovers the clandestine effort by the CIA and Arab governments to deliver military aid to rebel fighters in Syria through an airlift involving more than 160 flights of military-style cargo planes owned by Arab governments. Perhaps the most intriguing aspect of the story is a flat denial from the Jordanian airline that the Times says is shipping tons of Croatian weapons to Syrian rebels.

“This is all lies,” says Muhammad Jubour of Jordanian International Air Cargo. “We never did any such thing.” Unfortunately for the spokesman, the Times had specific air traffic data showing flights by the airline’s Ilyushin-76MF planes to and from Croatia. How did Jubour respond to that?

Jubour … claimed that his firm did not own any Ilyushin cargo planes. Asked why his employer’s Web site still displayed images of two Ilyushin-76MFs and text claiming they were part of the company fleet, Mr. Jubour had no immediate reply. That night the company’s Web site was taken down.


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I find it galling that our

I find it galling that our govt sees no contradiction in a bunch of Arab dictatorships colluding to overthrow another Arab dictatorship.


love it!

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace." - Jimi Hendrix

Good reason for Obama to meet with King Abdullah II of Jordan

3 days ago.


I think you're right!

"When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know Peace." - Jimi Hendrix