Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Binocular Snapshot for 7/05/2011

LastDayWatchers while focusing with your LOUPE, you will continue to see more evidence exposing the lies to the so-called "success of the surge" causing the failures to mount up, as

TWIN suicide attacks ripped through the city of Taji north of Baghdad today, killing at least 35

"Thirty-five people were killed and 28 wounded when a car bomb and an improvised bomb exploded simultaneously outside a government office where national identification cards are issued, and the provincial council offices," the official said.


He also said that at least five people were killed by a rocket strike on the grounds of Baghdad's Al-Rasheed hotel earlier this morning.


"A Katyusha rocket struck at 9pm on Monday (4am Tuesday AEST) in the grounds of the Rasheed Hotel where workers live in mobile homes," he said."


"More than eight years after the invasion that ousted Sunni dictator Saddam Hussein, Iraq is plagued by a stubborn insurgency that launches attacks on a daily basis."

At least 10 police and soldiers have been killed in a wave of attacks across Iraq over the past three days, with at least 22 others wounded.


Militants also launched a Katyusha rocket late Monday at Baghdad's heavily fortified Green Zone of government buildings and foreign embassies. It landed near the well-known Rasheed Hotel, one of the capital's largest, killing three women and two children and settling ablaze 25 caravans


Iraq's civilian death toll in June was the highest since January, with 155 killed."

Four NATO-led troops were slain in separate incidents in eastern Afghanistan on Tuesday

"As the country's president met with the prime minister of Britain, now mourning the death of a British soldier the day before in the south.


On Monday, a British soldier, who was reported missing from a checkpoint in Helmand province, was found dead after an "extensive search" by fellow ISAF members, who found his body in the Nahr-e Saraj District of Helmand Province.


Tuesday's violence occurred in two undisclosed locations in the east. NATO's International Security Assistance Force said three of the four died in a bombing; the fourth after an insurgent attack."


"The deaths bring the number of foreign forces killed in Afghanistan to 289 so far this year."

Taliban claimed responsibility for the death."

Names of the Dead

"The Department of Defense has identified 4,460 American service members who have died since the start of the Iraq war and 1,636 who have died as a part of the Afghan war and related operations. It confirmed the deaths of the following Americans recently:


Iraq


NIELSON, Matthew G., 27, Capt., Army; Jefferson, Iowa; Second Squadron, Third Armored Cavalry.


TENNEY, Robert G. Jr., 29, Specialist, Army; Warner Robins, Ga.; Second Squadron, Third Armored Cavalry.


VAN CAMP, David E., 29, Capt., Army; Wheeling, W.Va.; Second Squadron, Third Armored Cavalry.


Afghanistan


FROKJER, Chad D., 27, Sgt., Marines; Maplewood, Minn.; First Marine Division.


WATERS, James A., 21, Pfc., Army; Cloverdale, Ind.; 10th Mountain Division."


The so-called isolation of Iran fails as well

"The war games ... show Iran's great capability in designing, producing and using various kinds of missiles based on domestic knowledge. This showed that the sanctions imposed had no effect on Iran's missile program"

On Tuesday, Iran's first domestically built submarine returned to port after a mission that included reconnaissance in the Red Sea, the semi-official ISNA news agency reported.


It's also another direct challenge to Saudi Arabia and the other Western-allied Gulf nations that host major foreign bases, including a French naval outpost in Abu Dhabi and the U.S. Navy's 5th Fleet in Bahrain.

On Monday, Iran's state-run Press TV said test firings of new "supersonic" anti-ship missile are expected later this week as part of the military exercises.


Any cracks in the Gulf establishment by street revolts is a potential gain for Iran


In many ways, the Arab uprisings have only hardened the Gulf Arab fears over Iran."

Israel MI chief: Iran deepening regional influence

"Israel's military intelligence chief says Iran has deepened its influence over the troubled Middle East and is actively intervening in Egypt ahead of planned September elections there.


He added that Iran was also taking advantage of the upheaval in the region to gain influence in other countries, such as Bahrain, Sudan, Yemen and Iraq."

Given with 100% accuracy inside the May 15th Prophecy written at LastDayWatchers